Donald Leo “Don” Pace, 76, of the Green Hill community in Drew County, passed away on January 14, 2018 at his home.
He was born on November 3, 1941 in Drew County to the late Woodrow Wilson Pace and Blanche Molly Piper Pace.
Mr. Pace was a contractor, business owner, United States Army veteran and a member of Green Hill Baptist Church. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, motorcycle riding, cooking and entertaining, and raising exotic animals. He loved to make people laugh and his personality was always larger than life.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda Henry Pace of Green Hill; two daughters, Crystal Lynn Pace of Little Rock and Dixie Lee Pace of North Little Rock; one brother, Carl Eugene Pace of Vicksburg, Mississippi; one sister Sylvia Jane Pace Farrar of Monticello; three grandchildren, Jonathan Brown and wife Sarah of Colorado, Dustin Brown and wife Lori of Pennsylvania and Courtney Crawford Laws and husband Joe of Colorado; and five great-grandchildren, Ethan Brown, Ella Brown, Jackson Brown, Luke Laws and Owen Laws.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 18 at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Chapel with Rev. Gary Carter and Rev. Caleb Lane officiating. Burial will follow at the Green Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is Wednesday, January 17 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.