Jean A. Ripley, 66, of Horse-shoe Bend, Ark., died May 31, 2004, in Horseshoe Bend. Born in South Glens Falls, N.Y., she was the daughter of Homer and Genevieve Lawrence Ripley. She spent her working years as a children's nurse for the state of New York. She was a member of AARP, the Eagles, and the Loft Club Association. She previously worked at the North Arkanas Life Care Center. She was a member of St. Stephens Episcopal Church in Horseshoe Bend.
Survivors include a brother, Edward Ripley of Branson; and two sisters -- Helen M. McCane and Marguerite Drumond, both of Horseshoe Bend.
She was precedeed in death by her parents; a son, Paul H. Ripley; and two brothers -- James and David Ripley.
A memorials service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorials may be sent to Community Medical Center Hospice, P.O. Box 438, Calico Rock, Ark 72519.