Sidney Romine

August 20, 1940 - July 9, 2018


Sidney Romine, age 77, of Hatfield, Arkansas, died Monday, July 9, 2018 at home. He was born on Tuesday, August 20, 1940 to Sid Aaron and Dollie Hopper Romine in McCurtain County, Oklahoma.

Sidney was a veteran serving in the United States Army during the Vietnam era stationed in Germany. He was baptized in Cow Creek in Oklahoma as a child and believed in hard work and taking care of his family. He worked as a heavy equipment operator and was a Sawyer for over 50 years and helped finish I49 South of Hopper Tunnel. Sidney enjoyed watching deer, fishing, and watching the grass grow for hay. His grandkids and family were most important to him. Sidney was a loving husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather and great friend and will be missed by all who knew him.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Noble Romine, Harmon Romine, Carmon Romine; two sisters, Juanita Huber, and Iva Candelaria; and one grandson, Sidney Romine.

Sidney is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Rebecca Romine of Hatfield; one son and daughter in law, Bill and Crystal Romine of Hatfield; two daughters and son in laws, Bernice and David Philpot of Mena, and Carrah and James Taylor of Hatfield; one sister, Geneva Yovanovich of Gallup, New Mexico; fifteen grandchildren, three great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews and a host of other family and friends.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hatfield with Brother Andy Arnold officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.

Pallbearers will be Levi Romine, Greg Philpot, Jamie Williams, Danny Hurst, Scot Farrier, and Rod Hatten.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Thomas McCormick and Jimmy Davis.

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7-10-18 9:41 p.m. 


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