Marjorie Christene Word, 83, of Bauxite died Sunday, Nov. 6. She was born Sept. 5, 1928, in Poyen.
Marjorie was a retired cafeteria worker for Pine Haven Schools, a member of the Order of Eastern Star and a member of Trinity Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Carva Morris Williams and Erma Williams; her husband, Tilford Leland Word; and her son, Bobby Word.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Margaret and John Davis of Benton.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, at Ashby Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mike Titsworth officiating. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com