Born 1-16-1925 -- Died 4-8-2007
Eilena Hutson, of Salem, daughter of the late Addie D. and Alamo (Lynch) Saul, was born Jan. 16, 1925, in Salem. She died April 8, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 82.
She was united in marriage to Verdell ?Hutson on Jan. 9, 1949, at Salem, and to this union two sons were born. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was a school teacher, teaching for 36 years in the Viola and Salem Schools. She was a member of the Salem United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women and Fulton County Retired Teacher's Association.
She is survived by: two sons, Junior Hutson (Sylvia) of Pineville, Ark., and Terry Hutson (Phyllis)?of Bearden, Ark.; two grandsons, Kevin Hutson (Tammy) of Mountain Home, Ark., and Jamie Hutson (Charlotte) of Salem, Ark.; four great-grandchildren, Brandon Pifier, Kasey, Jacob and Lake ?Hutson; and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her husband; parents; a brother, Paul Saul; and two sisters, Evelyn Saul and Velma Taylor.
Funeral services were held April 11 at the Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem with Bro. Marty Sanders officiating. Interment was in the Salem Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home of Salem.
Pallbearers were Kevin Hutson,?Jamie Hutson, Brandon?Pifier, A.J. Neal and Gerard Woods.
Memorials preferred to the Salem United Methodist Church.