Obituary for Edyth Lelia Garmon Edyth Lelia Garmon went to meet The Lord on August 28, 2018. “Miss Etta”, as she was known by her friends, was a resident of Mena Manor and recently celebrated her 107th birthday surrounded by family and friends. Edyth was born on July 27, 1911 in Pine Ridge, Arkansas to Harvey and Ova Liles Gamble. She married Ecil Garmon in Cherry Hill, Arkansas on September 6, 1930 and remained married until his death in 1986. She and her husband moved to the Central Valley of California during the “dust bowl” era and returned to Polk County, Arkansas in the mid 1970’s to live out their remaining years. “Miss Etta” enjoyed gardening and visiting with her friends and grandchildren. Friends and family will remember her “sassy and lively” personality. During her long life, she was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two daughters, one granddaughter and one grandson. She is survived by: Son: Bud Garmon and wife Vicki of Howe, Oklahoma Daughter in love and friendship: Martha Lou “Moppy” Billingsley of Mena, Arkansas Four grandchildren: Mike Liles of Merced, California Jason Garmon of Bakersfield, California Brooke Garmon of Bakersfield, California Jamie Plemons of San Diego, California Nieces: Ollie Lou Borger of Gustine, California Ollie Louise “Doodle” Williamson of Cherry Hill, Arkansas Nephew: Jim Garmon and wife Sue of Fayetteville, Arkansas Numerous great-great great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held in the Beasley Wood Chapel on Thursday, August 30, 2018 from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Graveside service will be held at Cherry Hill Cemetery in Cherry Hill, Arkansas on Friday, August 31,2018, at 10:00 a. m. with Pastor Jim Reed of Southside Baptist Church of Poteau, Oklahoma officiating under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena. www.beasleywoodfuneralhome.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Edyth Lelia Garmon please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Cherry HIll Cemetery AR, © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Edyth Lelia Garmon July 27 1911 August 28 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Mena, state: Arkansas