Born 1-5-1922 -- Died 8-6-2004
Lorene Privett, 82, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., died Aug. 6, 2004, at Mammoth Spring. Born, Jan. 5, 1922, in Mammoth Spring, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Crayton Todd and Rosina Belle Whiteside Todd.
She married Jack Privett at Black Oak, Ark., on May 17, 1942. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church in Thayer and was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Jack, of the home; a daughter, Karen Huff of Mammoth Spring; eight sons -- Jackie Privett and wife, Jeanette, of Mammoth Spring, Larry Privett of Mammoth Spring, Kenneth Privett and wife, Cathy, of West Helena, Ark., Terry Privett and wife, Sheila, of West Helena, Paul Privett and wife, Connie, of Toney, Ala., Joel Privett and wife, Pat, of Mammoth Spring, Charlie Privett and fiancee, Sheila Beck, of Eupora, Miss., and Randy Privett and wife, Linda, of Mammoth Spring; 26 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Lottie Willison of Mammoth Spring.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a grandson, Kep Privett; two sisters -- Iva Layne and Gladys Willison; and two brothers -- Elmer and Roy Todd.
The funeral was Aug. 8 at Cater Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer with Melvin Haas officiating. Burial was in Camp Cemetery at Camp, Ark., with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Camp Cemetery Fund and can be left at Carter Funeral Home in Thayer.