Ernest William ZimmerebnerConway, AR, 1938 - 2014
Ernest William Zimmerebner Jr., 76, of Conway, Arkansas went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. He was born on November 7, 1938 in North Little Rock, Arkansas.
Ernest was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest William Zimmerebner Sr. and Martha Jane Jones Zimmerebner, and one sister; Johnnie Francis Iburg of Conway. Ernest is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Bonnie Mathis Zimmerebner, one son; Eric Zimmerebner, one daughter; Toni Zimmerebner Nolan and husband Tim Nolan, three grandchildren; Erin and Zachary Nolan and Mary Zimmerebner all of Conway, two brothers; Al Zimmerebner and wife Debbie of Colorado and David Zimmerebner and wife Debby of Maumelle, as well as many nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
He was a charter member and deacon of Saltillo Heights Baptist Church. Ernest was an avid outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing with his wife and grandchildren. He also loved watching the kids in their various school and church activities. Ernest will always be remembered as a hardworking man who took care of his family. He was a man of few words but all who knew him listen when he spoke. Ernest worked for Union Pacific Railroad and retired as a Foreman General after forty years. He also served four years in the United State Air Force.
A Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Saltillo Heights Baptist Church with Rev. Rick Morrow and Rev. Tim Nolan officiating and burial to follow at Oak Bowery Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Roller McNutt Funeral Home in Conway on Friday, November 14, from 6-8 p.m. Keith Mathis, Kent Mathis, Todd Mathis, Kevin Mathis, Stanley Stapleton, Adam Benton, Jeff Grappe, and Marshall Davis will serve as Pallbearers. Online guest book, www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.
Published November 14, 2014