|Birth: ||Mar. 18, 1879|
|Death: ||Dec. 22, 1932|
December 28, 1932-Cleveland Co. Herald,Cleveland Co;AR,USA
MRS. LEONA MAE ASHCRAFT
Herbine-The remains of Mrs. Leona Mae Ashcraft of Pine Bluff were
brought to Prosperity cemetery and laid to rest Saturday, December 24.
Mrs. Ashcraft was born in this community and resided here until
12 years ago when she moved to Pine Bluff.
She was a true Christian, a good mother, a dear wife and a kind
friend. She was called to her brighter home at 11:45 o'clock Thursday
night at her home in the Marsh Fox addition in Pine Bluff.
She is survived by her husband Walter Ashcraft; three daughters,
Mrs. E.E. Sallee, Mrs. Lois Elkins and Miss Virgie Ashcraft; three sons,
George, Elbert and Lawrence Ashcraft, all of Pine Bluff. Six brothers,
Robert, Loney, Pink, Wheeler and Clyde Rauls of Herbine and Greeley Rauls
of Pine Bluff. Two sisters, Miss Tennie Rauls of Herbine and Mrs. Pearl
Slayton on near England.
Funeral services were held at 11 o'clock Saturday morning at the
Hazel Street Baptist Church, conducted by Rev. I.B. Hodges, pastor. He
also accompanied the body to Prosperity where he spoke comforting words
to relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements were in charge of Ralph Robinson and Son
Mortuary. She was laid to rest beneath a bed of flowers which are a
short expression of love and esteem given her by her many friends.
Pallbearers were: Carl Hall, Aubrey Little, B.C. Bryan, Carroll
Baxter, Estes Baxter and Roy Hough.
George W. Rauls (1848 - 1922)
Nancy Elizabeth McKinney Rauls (1851 - 1892)
Walter Henry Ashcraft (1880 - 1954)
Greeley Augustus Rauls (1872 - 1959)*
Leona Mae Rauls Ashcraft (1879 - 1932)
Bessie P Rauls (1907 - 1915)**
Created by: Kathy Murphy Cook
Record added: Jun 22, 2009
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