JC Mahar, 82, of Conway, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 10, 2010, at the home of his son, Steve Mahar.

He was born Feb. 4, 1928, in Guy, to the late Carl Mahar and Ethel (Hendrickson) Mahar Odom. 

He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Monteen (Padgett) Mahar, and two brothers, Eugene and Kenneth Mahar.

He is survived by two sons, Larry and wife Judy and Steve and wife Brenda all of Conway; a sister, Shirley Jackson of North Little Rock; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; four nephews and a niece.

He was retired from the Conway Corporation Water Treatment Plant and was a longtime employee at Hiegel Wholesale Grocer in Conway.  

He was a member of Cadron Ridge Baptist Church.

Mr. Mahar was an Army veteran serving in Germany as part of the occupation forces at the end of World War II.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Cadron Ridge Baptist Church with Brother James Wilson and Andrew Riddle officiating.  

Interment will follow in the Stone Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home, Conway, 501-327-7727.

Pallbearers will be Tony, Matthew, John, Patrick and Mark Mahar, Richard Frizzell and Rick Blair.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Stone Cemetery Association care of Cadron Ridge Baptist Church, 2980 Old Morrilton Highway, Conway, AR 72032; Arkansas Hospice Foundation, P.O. Box 94087, N. Little Rock, AR 72190 or your favorite charity.

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