Dovie Halsted

Dovie Halsted, of Marshall, Arkansas, formerly of Yuba City, passed away June 10, 2013. Born at Bear Creek, Arkansas to James and Cleopatra Bohannon. She was the second of 10 children: JN, Jess, Harv, Alvie, Boyce, Bill and JC, two sisters Florene and Betty. She is survived by Boyce and Betty.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years George Halsted.

She is survived by her seven children: Coy of Yuba City, Jay of Olivehurst, Wayne of Witt Springs, AR, Donna Edwards of Yuba City, Judy Lockhart of St. Joe, AR, Vicky Ackerson of Branson, MO, and Steven Halsted of Snowball, AR. She has numerous grandkids, great grandkids, and great- great grandkids.

She is remembered by her family as being a kind, loving, compassionate Mom. Her life revolved around her children and grandchildren.

Dovie will be greatly missed by family and friends.

She will be buried next to George at Bear Creek Cemetery.

Visitation will be Thursday, June 13, 2013 from 6-8pm. Service will be held Friday, June 14, 2013 at 10am at Roller Coffman Funeral Home in Marshall, Arkansas.

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Published in Appeal Democrat on June 12, 2013