Egbert Wesley “Sonny” Acree, 91 of Austin, passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017 in Conway. He was born in Rayville, Louisiana on March 17, 1926 to the late Egbert G. and Mary Elizabeth Acree.
Sonny is also preceded in death by his beautiful wife of over sixty years Nellie Marie Gotherman Acree, five sisters, Abbie, Fay, Frances, Dorothy, and Katherine; two brothers, Willie Frank and Johnny.
He is survived by his son Jimmy D. Acree (Barbara) of Austin, Arkansas, grandson, Justin Acree (Leah) of Cabot, and granddaughter Amber Waller of Cabot; two great granddaughters Cady and Addison Acree.
Sonny will always be remembered as an amazing husband, father, brother, grandfather and friend he was also a 32nd Mason and a lifelong woodworker that loved his family and dogs.
A time of visitation will be Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 5 P.M. until 7 P.M. at A Natural State Funeral Service.
Graveside services will be held at 2:45 P.M. on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Pine Crest Cemetery 7401 Highway 5 North in Alexander, Arkansas, 72002.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400