of Searcy, AR
October 31, 1928 - September 26, 2021
Eunice Dees, 92, of Searcy, Arkansas passed away peacefully on Sunday, September 26, 2021. She was born October 31, 1928 to H.C. Brock and Bessie May Case Brock. She is survived by two sons, Terry Dees (Bonnie), Michael Dees (Ron), three grandchildren, Renee Dees Cornelius, Drew Dees (Erin), and Charlyn Lovell (Terry), seven great-grandchildren, Will Cornelius, Thomas Cornelius, Mary Elizabeth Dees, Ben Dees, Bailee Lovell, Brilee Lovell, and Jax Lovell, one sister, Violet Wooten, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.She was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Winfied Hallum, Mildred Guest, and four brothers, Marvin Brock, HC Brock Jr., Duel Joe Brock and Max Ray Brock.Eunice attended Aubrey High School and graduated as valedictorian of her class. Eunice spent the majority of her career in management with Sears, Roebuck and Co. She started with Sears in Marianna, AR and eventually transferred to Grenada, MS and worked until her retirement from Sears. Eunice spent the last 20 years of her career as a property manager for B & B Management Group in MS. She made many lifelong friends while in Grenada. After retirement, she moved back to her beloved hometown of Marianna, AR where she cultivated new and old friendships. Once Eunice returned home, she enjoyed working in her yard, growing flowers, traveling and spending time with friends and family. Eunice was an avid reader and passed her love of reading on to her children and grandchildren. Eunice will be remembered as a loving mother, sister and friend who was always present and willing to help. In Lieu of flowers the family request memorial s can be made to The Lee County Library, 77 West Main Street, Marianna, Arkansas 72360.Graveside services will be held Thursday, September 30, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at Marianna Memorial Park in Marianna, Arkansas. Family and friends may view and sign online guestbook www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/Marianna.
Mike, I'm so sorry for your loss. Sara still talked about how you and Ron were so kind to her and the "Deck Girls" when they visited NYC a few years ago up until her passing!! She said that it was true "Southern Hospitality"!!
Charlyn & family, So sorry to read of the death of your Grandmother. Prayers for you and your family.
Dear Family,Sincere condolences to you all. Eunice was special. She is certainly missed.
Violet, I am so sorry for the loss of your sister. Liz spoke so kindly of her.I hope you find peace in knowing she is having a reunion with her Momand Dad, Duel, and the other family members in heaven. My sincerecondolences to you.
A very sweet lady that will be missed by all that knew her. She was a very sweet mother-in-law in the past & will always have the highest respect for her. Loved this lady & prayers for the family 🙏
Mike, Dave & I send our love & sympathy to you and your family.
Terry and Mike -Mrs. Eunice was a sweet, lovely lady. We will be praying for your family.
Terry and Mike,So sorry for your loss.It’s been a long time since we were neighbors, but I always thought a lot of your mom and y’all’s family.Deb and I will be praying for y’all.
I am so sorry for your loss. Eunice was such a positive and jolly person, it made you feel better just being with her. I always looked forward to her coming to vote and other opportunites to work with her at the elections.
Terry & Mike, I am so sorry for your loss. Your Mother will be missed by all of us,who called her “friend “.Live with your memories!!
Terry, Mike, Bonnie and Ron. I am so sorry for your loss. Ms. Dees was a very sweet lady, stern boss and good friend. I enjoyed my years with her and she certainly taught me a lot. You all were blessed to have her in your life and you know it. Take care and be there for each other.
So sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. She was such a sweet lady and friend of my mother. You are in my thoughts and prayers.