Artie M. Billingsley

Thursday, April 28, 2005

Born 09-25-1916 -- Died 04-23-2005

Artie M. Billingsley, 88, of Glencoe, Ark., daughter of Ed McDonald and Maggie Katherie Duke McDonald, was born Sept. 25, 1916, in Day, Ark. She died April 23, 2005, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem.

She married Arch Billingsley March 24, 1934, in Heart, Ark. She was a postmaster in Glencoe for 37 years, and was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include her sister, Lola D. Tucker of Glencoe; six nephews -- Harold Nubbin McDonald, Julian Tucker, Dana Tucker, Lanny Felts, Loyd McDonald and Nick McDonald; four nieces -- Sharon Baine, Kay Collins, Robin Money and Chris Henry; and several grand-nieces and grand-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Arch Billingsley; her parents; three sisters; and two brothers.

The funeral was April 25 at Agnos Church of Christ with burial in the Agnos Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem, Ark.