Donald “Donnie” David Nutt, 64, of Conway, formerly of Crossett, passed away on February 2, 2019, at his home.
He was born on May 14, 1954, in Bastrop, Louisiana to his parents, Roy William and Nora Brady Nutt.
One of eleven kids, he grew up in Crossett and was a 1972 graduate of Crossett High School. Over the years, he worked as a pressman for local newspapers and printing shops, was once the children’s director at the Word Festival Church in Monroe and served as Master Cub for the Cub Scouts in Vilonia.
Donnie enjoyed laughing and joking around, reading, and playing his guitar. He was a beloved father and grandfather and will be missed dearly.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by eight siblings, Doris Diamond, Dorothy Anderson, Robert Nutt, Bill Nutt, Margaret McBroom, Lois Frith, Lavon Bruton, and Doyle Nutt; and a grandson, Nicholas Stockton
He is survived by two sons, Joshua Nutt (Jessica) of Seattle, Washington and Eric Nutt (Anni) of Conway; two daughters, Melissa Stockton (Michael) of Dallas, Texas, and Vanessa Conley (Bennie) of Hallsville, Texas; a sister, Joyce Frith (Colise) of Pollock, Louisiana; a brother, Ronald Nutt; and six grandchildren, Ian, Alexander, Keira, James, Agustin, and Samuel.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, February 9, at 2 p.m. at Medders Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Randy Nutt officiating. Internment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Medders Funeral Home in Crossett.
A visitation will be held on Thursday, February 7, from 6 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Conway. A second visitation will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m., prior to the Celebration of Life Service, at Medders Funeral Home in Crossett.