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Daisy Greer

Wednesday, March 2, 2005

Daisy Atheleen Greer, 92, of Newport, Ark., died Tuesday, March 1, 2005.

Born July 18, 1912, in Jackson County, Ark., daughter of the late Arthur and Rose Ford Cruse, she as a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Newport.

She married R.A. "Tom" Greer, who preceded her in death on Aug. 24, 1994. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Anna Jean Guinn; two brothers, Ford Cruse and Arthur Cruse Jr., and two sisters, Opal Johnson and Julia Elizabeth "Bess" Bishop.

Survivors include three daughters, Jenny Bennett and husband, Lonnie, of Little Rock, Ark., Betty Krone and husband, George, of Senath, Mo., and Tommie Adams, of Newport; one sister, Christine Lamberson, of Valpareso, Ind.; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, at the Walnut Grove Cemetery with Bro. Dave Jackson officiating.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, c/o Phyllis Holmes, 225 Forrest Drive, Newport, Ark. 72112 or the charity of your choice.

Jackson Funeral Home of Newport was in charge of arrangements.