Gene “Bear” Veazey Jr.
Gene “Bear” Veazey Jr., 58, of Monticello died January 4, 2018 at the Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born in Houston on November 8, 1959 to Gene Lavoy Veasey Sr. and Betty Lawson Veazey.
He was a United States Marine veteran. He was preceded in death by his stepmother, Sarah Veazey, and one sister, Janet Castle.
Survivors include two daughters, Juanita Veazey and Hannah Veazey, both of Monticello; the mothers of his children, Angela Lewis of Monticello and Paula Veazey of Monticello; his father, Lavoy Veazey Sr. of Monticello; his mother, Betty Lawson Veazey of Houston; one brother, Gene Lavoy Veasey II of Florida; one sister, Carol Veazey of Houston; and two granddaughters, Claire Smith and Leigh Smith, both of Monticello.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.