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Truda Rose Wing

Thursday, November 3, 2005

Born 10-19-1938 -- Died 10-26-2005

Truda Rose Wing, of Gepp, Ark., daughter of the late L. E. and Minnie Loftin Phillips, was born Oct. 19, 1938, in Channel View, Texas. She died Oct. 26, 2005, at her home in Gepp, Ark. at the age of 67 years.

She was married to Thomas Herbert Wing on Aug. 19, 1958, at West Lake, La.

She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and a correctional officer at Calico Rock for the state of Arkansas. She also farmed for many years with her husband. Truda was a member of the Henderson First Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Tommy Wing of Gepp; three daughters, Dorry Harris and husband, Larry, of Gepp, Deborah Tackitt and husband, Kenny, of Alton, Mo., and Cindy Johnson and husband, Terry, of Henderson; two sisters, Phyllis Moss of West Lake, La., and Judy Bohdan of Cove, Ark.; several grandchildren; one great-grandson and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Phillip Phillips and a grandson, Michael Tackitt.

The funeral service was held Oct. 29 at the Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem. Interment was in the Custer-Herron Cemetery at Henderson with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Terry Johnson, Kenny Tackitt, Larry Harris, Junior Hickman, John Black, and Don Hubbel.

Honorary pallbearers were Dustin Tackitt, Brent Tackitt, Selena Johnson and Kaleb Johnson.

Memorials preferred to the Arkansas Baptist Children's Home in Monticello, Ark.