Ella Marie Barnard, 76, of Vilonia, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 9, 2013.
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She was born in Monette, Ark., on Wednesday, April 21, 1937, to the late Hubert and Martha Stewart Casey.
She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of the Full Gospel Pentecostal Church of Vilonia and actively involved in the food bank. She was a pastor's wife for forty-five years. Marie loved quilting, sewing, reading and cooking for large crowds. She was always there to lend a helping hand to those in need.
Those left to mourn her passing are her loving husband of fifty-five years, the Reverend J.E. Barnard of Vilonia; five daughters, Sheryl Collins (Dale) of Conway, Sandra Harris (John) of Vilonia, Patsy Love (Jay) of Knoxville, Shari Kinman (Levi) of Harrisburg and Mistie Cloninger of Trumann; three sisters, Lorine Richie of Bay, Marylou Denison of Bay, and Louise Clements of Conway; thirteen grandchildren; and twenty-one great-grandchildren; many other people special to the family that called her Mom and Nana.
She is preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Michael and Elvin Casey.
Funeral services are set for 1 p.m., Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Conway.
Burial will follow in Beryl Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, at the funeral home.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com
Roller-Chenal Funeral Home
13801 Chenal Parkway
Little Rock, AR 72211
Published in The Log Cabin Democrat from June 10 to June 17, 2013