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Thursday, May 5, 2016

Mary Vangilder

Wednesday, June 2, 2010

Mary Louisa Vangilder, 94, of Rector, Ark., died Thursday, May 27, 2010, at National HealthCare in Kennett.

Born Dec. 15, 1915, in Hopewell, she was a homemaker, and a member of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Albert Vangilder, of Pine Bluff, Ark., and William Vangilder, of Altheimer, Ark.; two daughters, Betty Kirklin, of Kennett and Wanda Crooks, of Pine Bluff, Ark.; one sister, Lillie Rhynes, of St. Louis, Mo.; 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rudy Vangilder; her parents, William and Eunice Thomas; two brothers; and three sisters.

Funeral services were held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, May 31, at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel in Rector with Don Morris officiating.

Burial was in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Eddie Vangilder, Douglas Vangilder, Gary Van-gilder, Keith Vangilder, Marty Kirklin, Tod Girtman, and Ross Girtman.

Online guestbook: www.mitchellfuneralhomes.com.