Antoinette Violet Rich, 81, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Jan. 5, 2008, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehab. She was born in Tirani, Albania.
She was a real estate broker in Michigan. She served as church secretary at the United Methodist Church in Cherokee Village.
Survivors include: a daughter, Renee Russell of St. Johns, Mich.; a son, Rex Beasaw III and wife Mary; three brothers, Chris, Terry and Bob Theodore; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Stephen and Constance Theodore.
A memorial service was held Jan. 9 at the Cherokee Village Methodist Church with Bob and Kay Burton officiating. Heath Funeral Home of Hardy was in charge of the arrangements.