History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our History

Stevens Funeral Home has served Forrest City and the St. Francis County area since 1897. There were actually five generations of Stevens involved in the funeral home. The last being Ashley Stevens and before that the late Walter E. "Stevie" Stevens who is still well remembered in the Forrest City area. The funeral home is owned and managed by Rausch Hodges and Regan Hill, both Forrest Citians with over fifty years of experience in the funeral business


Our Valued Staff

Rausch  Hodges

Rausch Hodges, Funeral Director

Rausch has been with Stevens Funeral Home for 23 years. He attended Dallas Institute of Funeral Service. He is a licensed funeral director and embalmer, he is also a CPC, Certified Preplanning Counselor for the funeral home. Rausch is married to his wife Sandy and they have two children, Mary Hoshall and Billy Rauscher. They are members of Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church.


Regan  Hill

Regan Hill, Funeral Director

Regan has been with Stevens Funeral Home for 24 years. He attended Commonwealth College of Mortuary School in Houston, Texas. He is a licensed funeral director and embalmer. Regan is married to his wife Carla and they have two children, Colin and Jaynee Claire. They are members of the First Baptist Church.


Pam  Speer

Pam Speer, Receptionist/Insurance Co-ordinator

Pam has been with Stevens Funeral Home for over a year. She is a licensed insurance agent. She is married to her husband James and they have two grown children. They are members of the Caldwell Baptist Church.