Agnes Marie Stedman Forrest
Funeral Date: 2/25/2015

Agnes Marie Stedman Forrest age 94, of Hermitage, died Saturday, February 21st at Chapel Woods Nursing Center. She was born August 2, 1920 in Bradley County, AR, daughter of the late Van Stedman and Blanche Ashcraft Stedman. She was a housewife and homemaker, a member of Martins Chapel United Methodist Church and the widow of James Luke Forrest, who she married December 25th, 1940 and he died March 1st, 1985. A brother Ray Van Stedman and a sister Juanita Kinard also preceded her in death. She is survived by 2 sons, James Ray Forrest and spouse Vicki, Bella Vista, AR and Jerry Don Forrest and spouse Fay, Hermitage, AR. A daughter Judy Kay Moore and spouse Jerry, Warren, AR. 6 grandchildren Alan Forrest, Lottie Secker, Michael Forrest, Steven Forrest, Vonda Russell and Melissa Scott. 14 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were 3:30PM Wednesday, February 25th at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann and Rev. Paul Wooley officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Brent Mann. Burial was in Smyrna Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Alan Forrest, Michael Forrest, Steven Forrest, Mark Secker, Richard Russell and T.J. Scott. Honorary pallbearers were the “Men of Martin’s Chapel United Methodist Church”. Memorials preferred Martins Chapel Untied Methodist Church, C/O Hugh Allen Beasley, 1455 HWY 8 South, Hermitage, AR 71647.



Name: Mr,Mrs Larry Lawson
Message: We are sure sorry for your lose.She fought a good battle but I know she is with the lord.

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: Heaven truly gain an angel with the passing of Mrs Agnes. She will be missed by so many who loved her for the wonderful lady she was. Prayers for the family for peace and comfort. Love to all.

Name: Donna & Jim Bob McDougald
Message: Jerry Don and Family, We are so sorry for the loss of your precious Mom. She was the kindest Lady. She will be missed by all. Heaven gained another Angel. Prayers for all.

Name: Jerry & Jackie Johnson

Name: Hugh and Brenda Quimby

Name: Michelle & Jason McDougald
Message: Mrs.Anges was a very sweet lady.. Always loved getting to visit with her when I cleaned for her about 2 yrs ago. Heaven gained another Angel... She will be missed. In our thoughts and prayers!

Name: Bevely Thomas Jackson
Message: Judy, so sorry for your lose of Ms Agnes. She was a sweet lady --- have such fond memories of her & my Mom being our room-mothers for so many years together. Those were the wonder years for us. You & I have been extremely blessed to have been able to keep our Moms for so many years. But, their lose leaves such a big hole in our daily lives now. I KNOW. May God give you the peace of knowing that she is in a happy place & being awarded her crown she has earned. Know that your family & friends are here for you & rest of family. Love to each of them.

Name: Haskel & Katie Savage
Message: We will miss Angus a lot. She was a very good friend and neighbor our thoughts and pryers are with the family.


Name: Tammy Hensley

Name: Lea Faulkner
Message: Lea Faulkner BCMC

Name: Lynda and Wayne Benson
Message: She was such a spunky lady and an inspiration to us all. So sorry for this loss

Name: Debbie Braswell Henry
Message: My condolences to you guys. Your mom was a special lady and I remember her fondly.

Name: S Hamm
Message: Please accept my sincere condolences for the loss of your dear loved one. May you find comfort from God’s word the Bible where he assures us that soon “death will be no more” and that He will bring our loved ones back to life in perfect health. (Revelation 21:4) Hopefully his promises can help you cope until that time comes.

Name: French and Judy Wynne
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Name: Jim and Linda Davis
Message: Judy, James Ray, and Jerry Don: Aunt Agnes was such a sweet person and all of her nieces and nephews have such wonderful memories of her. We will keep the family in our thought and prayers.

Name: Ronnie & Teresa Hays
Message: Judy and Jerry so sorry about your loss I was not aware she was at nursing home. She was a sweet lady

Name: Nita Green

Name: Sam & Rita Johnson
Message: So sorry for your loss