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Syble Ward McAteer

Rosston, AR, 1936 - 2021

Syble L. (Ward) McAteer, age 84, of Rosston, Ark., died June 11, 2021 in Hope, Ark. She was born July 27, 1936 near Bodcaw, Ark., to Olin O. and Annie M. Ward. She married James Adron McAteer, June 30, 1952 in Rosston, Ark. She was a member of the Prescott Assembly of God. Syble was a homemaker that spent her adult life supporting her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband and one brother, Bill Ward.
She is survived by three sons; Michael McAteer and wife Jane Ann of Springfield, Mo., Gary McAteer and wife Brenda of Bodcaw, Ark., and Stephan McAteer and husband Tom Gray of Little Rock, Ark.; one brother, Pete Ward and wife Gundy of Bodcaw, Ark.; two sisters, Virginia Williams of Bodcaw, Ark., and Bernice Bobo and husband Earl of Springhill, Ark.; nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews and special friends, Mr. and Mrs. Dave Coleman, Bertha Sanders and Christine Hollins.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thanks to the compassionate caregivers from Elite Home Health and Kindred and Home.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at the Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Stamps, Ark., with interment following at Union Cemetery in Rosston, Ark., under direction of A.O. Smith Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Monday June 14, 2021 at the Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Stamps, Ark.

Published June 14, 2021

A. O. Smith Funeral Home
805 Thomas Street, Stamps, AR
Phone: 870-533-4406