Richard Moise Fontenot, 40, of Cabot went home to be with, his Lord and Savior, on November 18, 2020, after a 5-year battle with Cancer. He was born on March 5, 1980 in Jacksonville, Arkansas to Ricky Moise Fontenot and Ellen Earline Hughes.
He was a loving father, son, brother and friend. He was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan. He loved to spend time with his son while fishing and hunting. He enjoyed being outdoors playing softball and flying his drone.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents Bonnie and Earl Halbrook, Claude and Liz Fontenot, and Tommie Laporta.
Richard leaves behind his loving son Jacob Moise Fontenot; his mother Ellen Hughes of Cabot, Arkansas; his father and mother, Ricky and Charlotte Fontenot of Cabot, Arkansas; his siblings Monica Spaulding (Chad) of Cabot, Arkansas and Jarrod Pegram (Sarah) of McRae, Arkansas; grandparents Don and Wilma Pegram; a host of extended family and friends.
Graveside visitation will be on Monday, November 23, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Bayou Meto Cemetery, Jacksonville, Arkansas. Service will begin at 3:00 PM.
Arrangements are entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 501-982-3400.