Tommy E. Hetland, 75, of Montrose, died Thursday, June 6, 2019. Mr. Hetland was a native of Tallulah, Louisiana, a resident of Montrose for 50 years and a veteran of the United States Navy. Mr. Hetland was a farmer and he attended the Portland Baptist Church. His family was very important to him and he loved spending time with his grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, James and Louise Ashley Hetland and a sister, Margo White.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Kay Rice Hetland of Montrose; two daughters, Nicole Menard of Pocahontas and Tabitha Hetland of Texas; a brother, Ashley Hetland and wife, Pamela, of Maine; two grandchildren, Jordan Kay Menard and Ty Menard and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at the Portland Baptist Church with Bro. David Sullivan officiating. Burial will be in the Montrose Cemetery. Pallbearers are Walter Dodson, Paul Maglothin, Nicholas Rice, Aaron Rice, Reagan White and Wade McDonald. Honorary pallbearer is Mark Rice. Memorials may be made to the Montrose Cemetery Association, c/o Rita Chandler, 133 Lynn Road, Portland, AR 71663.
Visitation is 9-10- a.m., Tuesday at the church.