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“Jimmy & Sharon, Ann and I are so sorry to hear of Ms. Wanda's passing. We have really missed her and Mr. Allen at the Ricks Cemetery meetings in...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Vickie L. Bickle - Camden, AR

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 6 | Posted by: Doris (Dunn) and Brenda Reddin - TX

“Earth has no sorrows, that heaven cannot heal! ”
3 of 6 | Posted by: Pastor(s) James & Cheryle Highsmith - AR

“Praying for you and your family during these dark hours.Love ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Peggy Baggenstoss - Fordyce, AR

“Mrs. Wanda was such a special and precious lady. Truly a Proverb woman. Loved and respected by all who were blessed to know her...we all have our...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Allen G. & Nealya Van Watson - AR

“I am so sorry to hear about Ms Wanda. Such a sweet and kind lady. Jimmy my thoughts and Prayers are with you and your family. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Pam Miller Morse - Maumelle

Wanda Louise Martin, 87, of Harrell died Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Life Touch Hospice in El Dorado. She was born December 10, 1927 in Tinsman, Arkansas. She was a homemaker, a retired clerk for the U.S. Postal Service and a member of Harrell First United Methodist Church in Harrell. Wanda is preceded in death by her parents, Blan Sidney Nutt and Treasy Gardner Nutt; husband, Edgar Allen Martin; and two brothers, Gerald Nutt and Harold B. Nutt. She is survived by one son, Jimmy Martin and wife Sharon of Harrell; one sister, Margie Short of Monroe, LA; and two grandchildren, Jeremy Martin of Harrell and Megan Cagle and husband Stephen of Las Vegas, NV. Memorials may be made to Earnest Cemetery or Life Touch Hospice in El Dorado. Visitation will be Tuesday 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Benton Funeral Home in Hampton. Graveside services will be 10:00 am Wednesday at Earnest Cemetery with Rev. Rickey Smith and Rev. Mike Colvin officiating. Arrangements by Benton Funeral Home in Fordyce/Hampton. To sign the online register visit www.bentonfuneralhome.net.

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