Curtis George Homeyer

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Curtis George Homeyer, 85, of Little Rock, passed away March 13, 2012. Born in Caldwell, Texas to George A. and Bettie Mueller Homeyer, he was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II in the European Theater. He graduated from Texas A&M University where he played basketball and attended the Graduate Schools of Business at New York University and the University of Houston. He was a member of St. Mark's Episcopal Church where he was a past chairman of St. Mark's Foundation. Curtis held degrees as a chartered life underwriter, a chartered financial consultant and in agency management. He retired as a manager with New York Life Insurance Company. He served on the boards of the Independent College Fund of Arkansas, Sales and Marketing Executives, the Central Arkansas Chartered Life Underwriters and the Central Arkansas General Agent and Managers Association. He was a former national representative for the Association of Former Students of Texas A&M University, and currently was National Class Agent, Class of 1947. He was a former president of the Little Rock Club, founder and former president of the Cancer Hot Line, past president and current board member of the Central Arkansas A&M Club, and past president of the Major Sports Association. Preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Jane Homeyer; sons, James Osborn Homeyer and his wife, Carolyn, Steven Craig Homeyer and his wife, Joanne, and Douglas Allen Homeyer; and three grandchildren, Kristen Homeyer, Miller Homeyer and Alexa Homeyer. Services will be held on Friday, March 16 at 10 a.m. at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, officiated by Rev. Danny Schlieffler and Rev. Lisa Fry, followed by a reception at the church. The graveside service will follow at 1 p.m. at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander. Visitation will be Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Little Rock Funeral Home, 8801 Knoedl Ct. (NW corner I-630 and Barrow Rd.). Memorials may be made to Texas A&M University Foundation-Class of 1947 Permanent Endowment, 401 Bush Dr., College Station, Texas 77840-2811; St. Mark's Episcopal Church; CARTI; or to a charity of one's choice. Arrangements by Little Rock Funeral Home, (501) 224-2200. Mr. Homeyer's online guestbook may be signed at

Published March 15, 2012