Born 11-18-1904 -- Died 9-24-2006
Chloe Crotts of Viola, daughter of the late Taylor and Maude C. (Hunter) Taylor, was born Nov. 18, 1904, in Byron, Ark. She died Sept. 24, 2006, at the Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 101 years, 10 months and 6 days.
She was united in marriage to Burgan Leon Crotts on March 14, 1921, at Viola. She was a homemaker/farmer and was of the Church of Christ faith.
Survivors are: a son James "Buck" Crotts and wife Winifred of Viola; seven grandchildren, Dianne Fell, Nita Williams, Laura Drexler, Karen Ince, Ken Williams, Linda Hickman and Marilyn Sikes; 15 great-grandchildren, Steven St. John Jr., Lisa St. John, Justin Fell, Jeff Ince, Eric Ince, Mark Ince, Kelly McMinn, James Williams, Ashley Williams, Richard Williams III, Jennifer Williams, Tony Hickman, Michael Hickman, Amanda Sanders and Garrett Sikes; 10 great-great-grandchildren, Emma Jarry, Tyler Jarry, Kyler Ince, Jaden Ince, Zoe McMinn, TJ Hickman, Wyatt Hickman, Zane Sanders, Zeke Sanders and Zack Sanders; and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Burgan Crotts; parents; daughter and son-in-law, Bonita Crotts Williams and Dick Williams; grandson, Richard Williams Jr.; and sister, Bertha Talley.
Funeral services were held Sept. 27 at the Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem with Bro. Mike Yates officiating. Interment was in the Flora Cemetery in Viola under the direction of Barker Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Tony Hickman, Garrett Sikes, Michael Hickman, TJ Hickman, James Sikes and Cleo Hickman.
Honorary pallbearers were Greg Sanders, John Hurbert Crotts, Scott "Junior" Crotts, Lynn Crotts and the Fulton County Nursing Home staff.
Memorials are preferred to the Paragould Children's Home, 5515 Old Walcott Road, Paragould, AR 72450.