Mary Mildred Huff Eubanks, 90, of Benton passed away Oct. 23, 2013, at Southern Trace Rehab and Nursing with her daughter and grandchildren by her side. She was born Sept. 5, 1923, in Visalia, Calif.
Mary worked and retired from Colonial Bakery and was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Mamie Huff of Visalia, Calif.; her husband, Leon Eubanks; and five children, Momi Eubanks, Bubba Eubanks, Roger Eubanks, William "Skip" Huff and David Eubanks; six half-sisters and one half-brother.
She is survived by her daughter, Renita McDaniel and husband Don of Benton; a brother, William Huff of Bell Flower, Calif.; 13 grandchildren, John Huff and family of League City, Texas, Michael Huff and family of New Braunfels, Texas, Christopher Huff and family of New Braunfels, Maria Eubanks Davidson of Longview, Texas, David Eubanks II of Spring, Texas, Sherry Elliott of Malvern, Niki McDaniel Huffman of Benton, Roger Eubanks Jr. of Fayetteville, Ashley McDaniel Hinkle of Benton, Angela Eubanks Hebert of Benton, Zachary McDaniel of Benton, Anna Eubanks of Conway and Megan Eubanks of Benton; 22 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at New Rosemont Cemetery.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .
Family comments: She was a loving mother and grandmother and loved to read and cook. In her later years, she was consumed by the loss of her five children and had Alzheimer's disease.