|Birth: ||Jun. 30, 1903|
|Death: ||Feb. 28, 1998|
Wife of Obediah (Obie) H Echols
Married December 17, 1922 Pike County, Arkansas
Lois Bernice Echols, 94, of Texarkana, a former resident
of Fordyce, Arkansas, died February 28, 1998, at a hospital here.
She was born June 30, 1903, at Camden, Arkansas. Her family moved to Fordyce
She was a member of First Baptist Church of Fordyce and Plain Dirt Garden
Club. She organized the first band at Dierks (Arkansas) High School and was
president of the Women's Missionary Union at her church. She was preceded in
death by her husband, Obie Echols, and a
Survivors include a son, Dr. O.L. Echols of Port Neches,
Texas; two daughters, Ginger Pennington of Texarkana, Arkansas, and
Judith Stokes of Texarkana, Texas; a sister, Salita Rogers of Houston; eight
grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Benton Funeral Home of
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church of
Fordyce. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Obediah Hollinway Echols (1896 - 1979)*
Billy Boyd Echols (1927 - 1928)*
Created by: Steve & Mary Olive
Record added: Jan 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84302293