Born 6-13-1908 -- Died 10-16-2006
Irene Ann Reece, 98, of Thayer, was born June 13, 1908, in Gainesville, Mo. She died Oct. 16, 2006, at Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer.
Survivors include a son, William Randolph Griggs of Lillian, Ala.; a daughter-in-law, Alita Griggs of Thayer; four grandchildren, Kelly Ann Warden, Brian Scott Griggs, Victoria Griggs and Angela Griggs; many great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Mamie Cain; two husbands, Virgil Dee Griggs and Daniel Reece; a son, Donald Griggs; one brother, Ernest Cain; and one sister, Josephine Hancock.
Funeral services were held Oct. 19 at the Kirby Tucker Cemetery at Mountain Home, Ark. with arrangements by the Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring, Ark.