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“Tamara, although I never got to meet you in person, I was very happy to have known you for the short time I did. I always enjoyed our chats through...Read More »
1 of 44 | Posted by: Bryan Melrose - Moore, OK

“Doris,Larry and family , We just heard of Tamara's passing. It was so surreal we just couldn't believe it was true. We wanted you to know how very...Read More »
2 of 44 | Posted by: Fred and Carolyn Johnson - Rogers, AR

“Our beautiful cousin has gone on to be the Lord. She will be greatly missed here on earth. May God keep you close. Go bless You Ken and family. ”
3 of 44 | Posted by: Rick and Myong Bittle - Cousin

“To Tamara's family - the Bryant High School Class of 1986 is thinking of you today. ”
4 of 44 | Posted by: Shannon Caldwell

“Love and sincere sympathy to Ken Bittle and family, and all others who knew and loved Tamara. We are deeply saddened by your loss. ”
5 of 44 | Posted by: Easelene Cordova & Family - AR

6 of 44 | Posted by: TIMOTHY BRYANT - SEARCY, AR

“Friend of Monica Take heart, Time will soften the edges and ease your burden. ”
7 of 44 | Posted by: Janette Grassi

“Doris, So shocked and sorry for your loss. Not only did I have the pleasure of working with Tamara when she worked at Entergy but felt as if I had...Read More »
8 of 44 | Posted by: Mary Ann Smith - Conway, AR

“We are terribly sorry for the loss of your beloved Daughter/Sister/Aunt Tamara. Though we didn't know her very well, like all of your family she was...Read More »
9 of 44 | Posted by: Pat & Tom Martin - cape girardeau, MO

10 of 44 | Posted by: PAULINE & RANDAL CROSSLAND - AR

“Doris, I'm so sorry about the loss of your precious daughter, Tamara; but have comfort knowing she is in the arms of our Lord and Savior. During our...Read More »
11 of 44 | Posted by: Bob and Judy York - AR

“I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. May God be with you in this time of comfort. Lawanaka Hooper ”
12 of 44 | Posted by: Lawanaka Hooper - Little Rock, AR

“Doris and Family, You have my deepest sympathy and my prayers are with you at this most difficult time. ”
13 of 44 | Posted by: Jo Ann Jackson - AR

“There aren't enough words to express my sorrow. Tamara and I had so many funfilled hours together laughing and being silly. I remember being sad...Read More »
14 of 44 | Posted by: Serita (Abernathy) Marlin - TN

“We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with your family during this difficult time. God bless. ”
15 of 44 | Posted by: The Summitt family - Jonesboro, AR

“Doris, We're sad at the passing of your daughter. While your loss must be great ; being home now, she is at perfect peace with no suffering and you...Read More »
16 of 44 | Posted by: Larry Crabtree - Heber Springs, AR

“Doris & family, I am SO sorry to hear of your daughter's passing. She is a beautiful woman. It seems that her sisters went to school with my two...Read More »
17 of 44 | Posted by: Teresa S Rowton - Hot Springs, AR

“Dearest Monica, There are no words I can say to understand this moment or your pain and loss. We are never ready to leave someone in this world, but...Read More »
18 of 44 | Posted by: Brandy Daugherty - Jackson, MO

“Dear Doris,I am very sorry to hear about the loss of your dear daughter, Tamara. I have fond memories of Tamara, Monica and I playing as young...Read More »
19 of 44 | Posted by: Tracie Brinkley Roberts - Cumming, GA

“My heart breaks for you all. I have special memorys that I only know. What a beauty... not only physically, but in love for family and friends. I...Read More »
20 of 44 | Posted by: Kay Reid - Pocahontas, AR - Gigi

“Monica, Ron and I are so sorry for you loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers. ”
21 of 44 | Posted by: Anita Nall - Cape Girardeau, MO

“Tamara's mother and I have been very close friends since elementary school. I have known Tamara since she was born. She was a very sweet and...Read More »
22 of 44 | Posted by: Linda Dugger Colley - Hardy, AR

“Tamara was just a beautiful lady inside and out. She always had a smile on her face and was kind to all around her. She will be greatly missed here...Read More »
23 of 44 | Posted by: Debbie George - Jacksonville, AR

“Tamara was a beutiful person inside and out. I loved her coffee mug. She was a genuine person, one to never forget and so few to find. I feel...Read More »
24 of 44 | Posted by: Pam Ramsey - north little rock, AR

“Monica Henry wanted me to tell you he feels sorry for you about your sister and he knows you will get to see her again in Heaven. ”
25 of 44 | Posted by: Henry Shy - MO

“Doris, Monica & Family, I am so sorry to hear of Tamara's passing. She was an amazing friend in high school. She was loved by everyone & we hated...Read More »
26 of 44 | Posted by: Laura Hacker Fillingim - FL

“Doris Jean, Larry & Monica; Tamara was always so sweet, I know her family will miss her. Although our families have not seen much of each other over...Read More »
27 of 44 | Posted by: Stacy (Frederick) Kelly - AR

“Tamara was a ray of sunshine in the hallways here at Pinnacle. We will miss her greatly. May the Lord hold you all in the palm of His Hands and...Read More »
28 of 44 | Posted by: Barbara Oberste - AR

“Tamara will be missed by her co-workers, family and friends. She was a special lady with a beautiful smile. My prayer is that God will be with her...Read More »
29 of 44 | Posted by: Bonnie Duncan - Austin, AR

“Doris and Larry, We are so sorry for your loss. It is so hard to believe your precious Tamara is gone, but have comfort knowing she is in the arms...Read More »
30 of 44 | Posted by: Cathy and Gary Stroud - Sherwood, AR

“I am tremendously sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
31 of 44 | Posted by: Johnna McAnulty - Jackson, MO

“Our prayers are with you. We ask our Heavenly Father for strength and comfort during this time of grief. May you take comfort in knowing an angel...Read More »
32 of 44 | Posted by: Joe and Donna Daven - Sheridan, AR

“Doris and Larry, we are so sorry to hear of your loss. We remember Tamara visiting with you at church. She was a beautiful lady. You and her...Read More »
33 of 44 | Posted by: Sharon Algood - Vilonia, AR

“Shelby and Dallas (and family) We are deeply saddened to hear of your mom's passing. We hope and pray that you will find peace in ALL the many...Read More »
34 of 44 | Posted by: Todd, Beverly, Colton & Dixie Sherrill - AR

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
35 of 44 | Posted by: Tom & Malinda Frederick - AR

“Tamara will be missed by all who loved her. At Holidays especially, as those were very happy times for her. I remember her & my daughter Angie...Read More »
36 of 44 | Posted by: Mary Thurman - Little Rock, AR

“I am so sorry for your lost. My thoughts and prayers are with the family. May God Bless You in this time of sorrow. ”
37 of 44 | Posted by: Shelley - Mayflower, AR

“Tamara was a beautiful person who always had a smile or an encouraging word for her coworkers and friends. She will be missed terribly by our office...Read More »
38 of 44 | Posted by: Kelly Vaughan - Beebe, AR

“Tamara I will miss you a lot. You were such a beartiful person inside and out. You will never be forgotten. ”
39 of 44 | Posted by: Carol Shultz - Benton, AR

“Tamara has always stood apart from the rest. She has always had a kindness about her that is genuine and rare. I have, and will always have, a deep...Read More »
40 of 44 | Posted by: Becky Miller - Little Rock, AR

“Sweet Tamara will be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with her family. We all were so blessed to have her in our life. She is in the arms of...Read More »
41 of 44 | Posted by: Donna Brock - Cabot, AR

“My thoughts and prayers go out to all her family and friends. She was a beautiful person inside and out. We will all deeply miss her. ”
42 of 44 | Posted by: Pam Robinett - North Little Rock, AR

“My heart goes out to your family during this time. I pray for peace for all of you at this time. Tamara was a beautiful lady with a sweet spirit...Read More »
43 of 44 | Posted by: Darlene Carr-McDaniel - NLR, AR

“I will miss seeing her around work, she had the most beautiful eyes, she was always cheerful nd nice to other here.My prayers are with...Read More »
44 of 44 | Posted by: Cynthia Lunsford - Sheridan, AR

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Tamara Kay Shellnut, 43, of Ward, Arkansas, was born May 29, 1968, at Little Rock, Arkansas, and she went home to be with her Lord and Savior Tuesday, May 1, 2012. She was a joyful Christian, thankful for God's grace and was strong in her faith. She was referred to as a ray of sunshine by her co-workers at Blue Cross Blue Shield. For the past two years, she was an amazing "GeeBaw" to her grandson, Gage, and for many years, a wonderful wife, mother, daughter, sister, amazing friend and homemaker.
Tamara is survived by her daughter, Shelby Borel (Daniel) of Beebe; son, Dallas Carson of Ward; her grandson, Gage; her parents, Kennedy and Glenda Bittle of Mabelvale, and Doris and Larry Hutson of El Paso; sisters, Monica Griffith, Shannon Reid, and Karen Stephens; and brothers, Todd Bittle and Reggie Hutson. She was preceded in death by grandparents, Joe and Edith Bittle and Orville and Johnnie Lee Galloway.
Family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Funeral will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 5, 2012, at Vilonia First Baptist Church, with Dr. John Hamby officiating. Burial will be at 3:00 p.m. in Pearson Cemetery, Pearson, Arkansas.

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