Mary Louise Gilbert, 85, of Benton passed away on June 2, 2011.
Mary was born on Aug. 25, 1925, to the late Thomas and Ellen Miller in Fairview, Ark.
She was a member of Christ Church for over 30 years; she would always start her day by reading her Bible. Mrs. Gilbert enjoyed singing, reading, word search puzzles, taking photos and spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 59 years, Junior Gilbert; two brothers; and three sisters.
She is survived by four daughters, Sydney Rogers, Sherry Capleaner, Mary Moore (Charles) and Patsy Reedy; two sons, Richard Gilbert (Katha) and Robbie Gilbert (Robyn); seven grandchildren, Michael, Richard, George, Christy, Melissa, Erica and Jacob; five great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and many other family and friends that all loved her and will miss her dearly.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, June 6, at Dial and Dudley Funeral Home in Bryant, 847-9099.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 5, at the funeral home.
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com .