Gloria Burton, 72, of Pine Bluff passed away Tuesday April 10, 2018.

She was born in Warren, Arkansas, December 25, 1945 to the late Lum and Adlee Johnson Thompson.

Gloria was reared and received her education in Warren, Arkansas.

She retired from Walmart after 21 years. Gloria had many hobbies, she enjoyed working in her yard growing roses, sewing, and decorating at Christmas time. She was a huge Elvis fan and loved the Razorbacks. She loved to stay busy and was always a go getter.

In addition to her parents, Gloria was preceded in death by three brothers, Donny, Ronny and Danny Thompson; one sister, Louise Thurman; son-in-law, David Spadoni.

Gloria is survived by her husband of 27 years, Robert E. Burton of Pine Bluff; two sons, David E. Wolfe of Benton and James Wolfe (Susan) of Mountain Home; daughter, Deborah Spadoni of Pine Bluff; step daughter, Sheri Burton (Brandy) of Benton; six grandchildren, David E, Wolfe, Devyn Cates (Chase), Nikki Chambliss (Josh), Heather Hawkes, (Justin), Kylee Taylor, Rebecca Laminack; six great grandchildren, Jaxson Chambliss, Charlotte Cates, Bryce, Harmony and Shelby Hawes, and Paisley Laminack; two brothers, Bobby Thompson of Hot Springs and Bill Thompson of Pine Bluff; sister, Betty Temple of Warren.

Visitation will be Wednesday, April 11, 2018 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Ralph Robinson Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 10:00 am at Ralph Robinson Chapel with Pastor Mark Hobson officiating. Burial will follow in Graceland Cemetery.

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Mary Rutherford

Bryant - Mary Ann Burris Rutherford, 87 of Bryant passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018 surrounded by her family. She was born to the late, George W. and Louise Herrington Burris on Thursday, February 19, 1931 in Arkadelphia, Arkansas.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband, Horace H. Rutherford; daughter, Jacqueline Dianne Pittman; sister, Jean Lensing.

She is survived by her daughter, Debbie Atkins (Ricky); son-in-law, Raymond Pittman; five grandchildren, Angela Douglas (Shawn), Tiffany Schafer (Joe Paul), Crystal Ingle, Brian Pittman, and Brittany Burns (Mark); thirteen great grandchildren, Kyle Douglas (Caitlin), Mikayla Douglas, Alexx DeVinney, Carson DeVinney, Chloe Ingle, Jaxson Ingle, Ryder Ingle, Bryley McClellan, Lauren Burns, Braxton Burns, Layton Burns, Lynley Burns, and Easton Pittman; one great-great grandchild, Cora Douglas; a sister, Wanda Cooksey; a brother, Bill Burris; sister-in-law, Marion Hillman; along with many nieces, nephews, and host of others who called her “Mamaw.”

A celebration of life will be held at Dial and Dudley Funeral Home on Friday, April 13, 2018 at 11:00AM with the visitation one hour prior to the service. The burial will be at Pinecrest Memorial Park.

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