Cloyd Stephen “Steve” Wiseman, 1950-2014

The Rev. Cloyd Stephen “Steve” Wiseman, 64, of Atkins passed away Feb. 15, 2014, at Hospice Home Care in Little Rock. He was born Jan. 26, 1950, in Missouri to Bob and Velva Lee Wiseman.
He worked many years for the poultry industry in Northwest Arkansas. He later served as pastor to churches at Jasper, Lepanto, Joiner, Hughes, El Dorado and Berryville, and was an ordained elder in full connection with the Arkansas Conference of the United Methodist Church. 
Steve is survived by his wife of 17 years, the Rev. Rebecca Searcy Wiseman; a daughter, Christina Lynn Wiseman Musick and her husband, Joey, of Romance, Ark.; a son, Clement Brian Wiseman and his wife, Madalyn, of Collinsville, Okla.; stepsons, Stephen Titus and his wife, Angie, of Alexander, Ark., and Mark Titus of Little Rock; a grandchild, Tiffany Ann Moffitt of Romance; four step-grandchildren, Sarah, Hogan, Josiah and Zoe Grace Titus of Alexander; his father, Bob J. Wiseman of Springdale; a brother, Robert Wiseman and his wife, Peggy, of Lincoln, Ark.; a niece, Donna Ramsfield, and nephew, Gene Wiseman, of Watts, Okla.; and his beloved dog, Annie Mae. He was preceded in death by his mother, as well as a cousin, Gaylon Cope.
A memorial service was held Feb. 18 at First United Methodist Church Benton, with the Revs. David Jones, William “Bud” Reeves and Dede Roberts officiating.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Hermitage Fund at Mount Eagle Retreat Center, 935 Beal Road, Clinton, AR 72031.