Maggie Lorena (Tootsie) Bristow Herron, 92, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Dec. 25, 2008, at White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. She was born Nov. 3, 1916, at Williford, the daughter of the late John and Luetta Davis Bristow.
She was married to Frank Herron Oct. 31, 1929, in Sharp County, Ark. She was a housewife and a member of the Church of God in Peace Valley.
Survivors include: one grandson, Steve Rhoads; one great-granddaughter, Mindy Cowell, both of Ash Flat; and many other friends and relatives.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: one daughter, Eulene Rhoads Courtwright; two brothers, Lester Bristow and Tilman Bristow; five sisters, Flora Nix, Ethel Brown, Elsie Herron, Imogene Neely and Dolly Gilmore.
Funeral services were held Dec. 28 at Higginbotham Funeral Service Chapel in Hardy with Wayne Goodman officiating. Interment followed at the Wiles Cemetery in Ash Flat with arrangements by Higginbotham Funeral Service.
Pallbearers were Raymond Branscum, Billy Don Herron, Ray Dean Brown, Junior Bristow, Cletus Bailey and David Bailey.