Beatrice George, 72, of Benton, passed away to the arms of Jesus, Saturday, June 8, 2013 after a year-long battle with lung cancer. She was born November 25, 1940 in Memphis, Texas.
Mrs. George was preceded in death by her parents, LueAva and Tom Scarberry, and her husband, Leonard “Buck” George.
She is survived by a daughter: Ava Westbrook and husband Stephen of Benton, two sons: Bruce George and wife Glenda of Sardis, and Steve George and wife Betty of Conway. Brothers: Tommy Scarberry and wife Ellen of Oklahoma, and Gerald Scarberry of Benton; five grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
Memorial service will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 11, at Mt. Harmony Missionary Baptist Church in Haskell, with burial at Mt. Harmony Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, June 10 at Ashby Funeral Home in Benton.
Online guestbook: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com