James Steven Mason Sr., 60, of Van Buren died Wednesday, May 9, 2018, in Fort Smith. He was born July 6, 1957, in Ozark. He was a construction worker and a Pentecostal.

Cremation is under the direction of Agent Mallory-Martin Funeral Service.

He is survived by two sons, James Mason Jr. of Decatur, Ala., and Nick Mason of Van Buren; father, Hunter Mason of Paris; numerous sisters and brothers and three grandchildren.