Roger Stephen Hayden, 64, of Crossett, died on Monday, February 13, 2017 in Mena, Arkansas.
He was a member of the Arkansas National Guard and worked in the lumber industry for many years.
Mr. Hayden was a native of Crescent City, California and a 1970 graduate of Crossett High School. He was a former resident of Fordyce and Nashville having moved back to Crossett 10 years ago. He loved Harley Davidson motorcycles, but spending time with his daughters and grandchildren was his passion. His hobbies include riding motorcycles, going on toy drives, and traveling. He was a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church.
Mr. Hayden was preceded in death by his father, Roger Hayden in 1999.
He is survived by four daughters, Shana Marquis and husband, Tony, of Benton, Louisiana, Jennah Hayden Bennett and husband, Brian, of Nashville, Ashley Hayden of Houston, Texas and Kristina Hayden of Rogers; his soul mate, Rebecca Novak Hayden of Huntsville, Texas; his mother and step-father, Claudia Wigley Hayden Hatcher and Tommy Hatcher of Belcher, Louisiana; a brother, Mike Hayden and wife, Connie, of Natchitoches, Louisiana; a sister, Marlys Ellen of Cotter; three grandchildren, Madison, Macy and Presley and one due in May, Reese and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, February 17 at the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home Chapel with Father George Hart officiating. Burial will be in the Flat Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Chris Hayden, Nick Stransky, Kyle Gunn, Gary Carpenter, Jason Moore and Kevin Rial.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 1610, Little Rock, AR 72203.