In Memory

Lonnie Speed

Lonnie Speed

Lonnie Eugene Speed

February 13, 1950 - January 19, 2013

Siloam Springs, Arkansas

Lonnie Eugene Speed 62 of Siloam Springs, AR passed away on Saturday, January 19, 2013 at the Siloam Springs Regional Hospital.

Mr. Speed was born February 13, 1950 in Siloam Springs, AR ; he was the son of Robert Burly & Cleta Speed. Lonnie married Nina Sue Saylor on March 25, 1985 in Miami, OK. Mr. Speed drove a truck for Wal-Mart for over 20 years. He enjoyed spending time at Home and riding on his tractor. Lonnie was of the Pentecostal faith.

Survivors Include:

Wife Nina Sue Speed ` of the Home

Children Johnny Bruffet & wife Brenlee Brownsboro, TX
Brenda Lee Wilson Seagoville, TX
Bo Speed & wife Julie Prairie Grove, AR

6 Grandchildren

Brother David Speed Siloam Springs, AR

Sisters Dorothy Rankin & husband Elvin Gentry, AR
Wanda Straub Freemont, CA
Freda Gibbs & husband Bill Siloam Springs, AR
Betty Duncan Decatur, AR

Lonnie is also survived by many loved ones and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents R.B. & Cleta.

Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 from 6pm – 8pm.

The funeral will be held at the Backstrom – Pyeatte Chapel in Siloam Springs, AR on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 2:00 pm. Burial will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery under the direction of Backstrom – Pyeatte Funeral Home of Siloam Springs.