Oma E. Nix, 86, of Benton passed away on Tuesday, June 5, at Saline Memorial Hospital.
She was born Dec. 1, 1925, in Emmet to the late F.L. and Ora Mae Hathcoat McAdams.
Mrs. Nix loved to work in her yard and raise vegetables and roses and loved helping people.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleburne A. Nix; one son, David Nix; four brothers, Gilbert, Marshman, J.W., and Ervin McAdams; and one sister, Betty Lockard.
She is survived by one daughter, Deborah K. Nix of Ashdown; a special nephew, Jimmy McAdams of Ashdown; other nieces and nephews; and many friends.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 8, in the chapel of Roller-Ballard Funeral Home (315-4047) with Dr. Rick Grant officiating. Burial will follow in New Rosemont Memorial Park.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 7, at the funeral home.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard .