Martha Jane Staggs Arrington July 23, 1930 - December 2, 2007 Jonesboro , AR
Martha Jane Staggs Arrington, 77, of Jonesboro, passed away on Sunday, December 2, 2007, at Craighead Nursing Center. She was born in Rector on July 23, 1930, to Ernest and Willie Hay Staggs. Ms. Arrington was a housewife and a loving mother.
She leaves behind her son, Phillip Arrington of Maumelle; a daughter, Linda Gilbert of Fordyce; sisters, Zell Barrett of Nashville TN and Vee Munson of Franklin TN.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Leon Arrington; a son, David Arrington and her parents.
Graveside funeral services and burial will be held Wednesday at Philadelphia Cemetery, beginning at 11 am, with Brother Jim Davis officiating. No visitation will be held.
Lasting memorials can be made to the Alzheimer's Research Foundation.