Edward R. Hartman

unknown - September 21, 2011

Mr. Edward R. Hartman, age 57 years, of Greenbriar, Ark., a former Jefferson City resident, died Wednesday, September 21, 2011, near Pinebluff, Ark., after a traffic accident. Eddie was born June 16, 1954, in Jefferson City, Mo., the son of John R. Sr. and Irmalene Crocker Hartman. His mother and step-father, Irmalene and Allen Rudroff, survive in California, Mo. He was married on March 28, 2009, at Conway, Ark., to Evelyn McNeely. A resident of the Jefferson City area until 1980, Eddie attended Jefferson City Public Schools. He served in the United States Navy. Eddie was a lifelong truck driver, most recently with the E.T.W. Enterprises in Morrilton, Ark., for the last several years. He was a member of the Christian Church and enjoyed camping and the outdoors. Most importantly, he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Survivors include: his wife, Evelyn Hartman of Greenbriar, Ark.; one son, Travis Hartman and his wife Christy of Sparta, Mo.; one granddaughter, McCayla Hartman of Centertown, Mo.; five step-sons, Allen Frederick, William McNeely, Lewis McNeely, Michael McNeely, and D.J. Davis; two brothers, Bobby Hartman, and his special companion, Vickie Miller of Russellville, Mo. and Lonnie W. Hartman and his wife Mary Ann of Russellville, Mo.; his special buddy, Heath Amick of Centertown, Mo.; five step- grandchildren; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, John R. Hartman Sr., and one daughter, Alicia Marie Hartman on March 13, 1980. Visitation will be at Freeman Mortuary from 10:00 until 11:30 a.m., Monday, September 26, 2011. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:30 a.m., Monday, September 26, 2011, in the Freeman Chapel with the Reverend Murl Nash officiating. Graveside services and interment with military honors will be conducted at Hawthorn Memorial Gardens. Those desiring may make memorial contributions to American Heart Assn. or the American Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

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