Sara E. Symons
October 21, 1993 ~ September 1, 2011
Sara Elizabeth Symons, 17, of Bentonville, Arkansas died Thursday,
September 1, 2011 at Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville. She was
born October 21, 1993 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to Scott David Symons
and Beth Ellen Hultz Symons.
Sara, a senior at Bentonville High School, was an active, bright student. A
member of the golf team, and a proud supporter of "The Jungle", she was
filled with school spirit. She had just been nominated to the Homecoming
Court by her peers. Sara was a friend to all, and was always there to uplift
the underdog. Her enjoyments in life included being surrounded by her
friends and family, spending time on the lake, and cheering for her beloved
Just as the sunrise makes the earth feel warmth, Sara's smile made all who
met her smile in turn. Her stunning smile will be remembered each time
the sun rises. She will join her grandparents in heaven, and each day we
will feel the warmth of her smile shining down on us.
Sara is survived by her parents; paternal grandmother, Barbara Symons of
Longs South Carolina; maternal uncles, John Hultz and wife Barbara of
Apollo, PA, David Hultz and wife Deby of Valencia, Pa; maternal aunts,
Nancy Hultz of Plum Boro, PA, Sheryl Hultz Joyce and husband John of
Plum Boro, PA; paternal uncle, Mark Symons and wife Monica, and their
son Cory of Zelienople, PA; cousins, Michael Joyce, Jeni Lynn Joyce
Porter, Jason Hultz, Danielle Hultz, and Nicholas Hultz; second cousins,
who Sara adored, Katelynn, Amber, and Logan; and many friends.
A visitation will be held from 1:00pm to 5:00pm, Saturday, September 3,
2011 at Stockdale Funeral Services in Rogers. Burial will be at Plum
Creek Cemetery in Pittsburg, PA.
A celebration of Sara’s life will be announced at a later date.
Memorials made in honor of Sara to the “Sara E. Symons Memorial
Scholarship Fund” Bentonville Public School Foundation, 500 Tiger
Blvd., Bentonville, AR 72712.