Ernest Marvin Pace, 84, of Garfield, died Monday, Nov. 16, 2020, at his home.
He was born April 20, 1936, in Hoxie, to Ernest George Pace and Opal Pearl Hutsell Pace. He lived in Hoxie until the age of 18, then was a railroad switchman for the Wichita, Kansas Terminal. He enjoyed playing basketball, baseball, hunting and fishing.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife Sondra Pace; two infant siblings, J.G. Pace and Freddie Mae Pace; three brothers, Darrell, Harold and Tom Pace.
Survivors are three children, Tim Pace of Winchendon, Mass., Tammie Graham and husband Vern of Caldwell, Kan., and Jessica Pace of Seligman, Mo.; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Visitation is Friday, Nov. 20, from 5-7 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Home in Pea Ridge.
Graveside service is Saturday, Nov. 21, at 11 a.m. at Pace Cemetery in Garfield.
An online guestbook is available at www.sisco funeralhome.com.