Steven Wayne Reid ~ Ashdown, Ark.

Updated: March 5, 2018

Steven Wayne Reid, known to many as Doc and to those he loved the most as Pepaw, 71, of Ashdown, Ark., departed this earth to his Heavenly home on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

He was born on January 5, 1947, in Bakersfield, Calif., to Dennis and Trouba Reid. He was a lifelong member of the Church of Christ. He was an extraordinary physician who devoted his life to helping his community. He loved his family unconditionally and had a passion for sharing God’s love and compassion with everyone. He lived life to the fullest and had many captivating stories to tell to prove it.

Mr. Reid was preceded in death by his grandson, Alexander Wayne Reid.

He is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Steven and Simone Reid of Greenwood, Miss., Aaron and Calista Reid of Searcy, Ark.; and one daughter, Jennifer Reid Casey of Little Rock, Ark.; one brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Debbie Reid of New Boston, Texas; one “sister,” Brenda Schnelle of Foreman, Ark.; and seven grandchildren who were the loves of his life and a host of other family members.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Monday, January 5, 2018, at Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown, Ark.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 6, 2018, at Madden Funeral Home in Ashdown, Ark. Interment will follow at Gravelly Cemetery in Foreman, Ark.