Amy Louise Pearce Keeling, age 41, of Benton, Arkansas went to be with her Lord October 2, 2018.


Amy was born April 5, 1977 in Mena, Arkansas to Glenn Pearce and Madean Miller Pearce. She was united in marriage to John Keeling for 13 years. She was a RN by profession. Amy loved watching Dallas Cowboy’s football and enjoyed NASCAR and was an avid Dale Earnhardt fan. She loved hunting, outdoors, and being a Girl Scout volunteer. Above all, she loved her family. Amy was a loving and devoted wife, mother, daughter, sister, daughter-in-law and friend. She will be dearly missed. 

She is survived by husband: John Keeling of Benton, Arkansas

Son: Aidan Keeling of Benton, Arkansas

Daughter: Abby Keeling of Benton, Arkansas

Parents: Glenn and Madean Pearce of Mena, Arkansas

Brothers: Kenny Pearce and wife Kathy of Hot Springs, Arkansas

Brent Pearce and wife Samantha of Edmond, Oklahoma

In-Laws: Sherry and David Miller of Hot Springs, Arkansas

Best Friend: Brittney Shanek 

Several nieces and nephews, and a host of relatives and friends.

Amy was preceded in death by her grandparents Iva and Walter Miller and Tex and Louise Pearce, father-in-law Carl Keeling, and uncles, Gene and Ralph Miller.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 6, 2018 at Dallas Avenue Baptist Church with Brother Roy Conatser and Brother Justin Leonard officiating. Interment will follow in the Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.

Visitation will be Friday, October 5, 2018 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.


10-3-18 5:22 p.m. 

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