Alice Cherie Wall, age 85, of Mena passed away Thursday, March 12, 2015 in Mena.
She was born July 26, 1929 in San Antonio, Texas to the late Frank Reeves and the late Pearl Deister Reeves. Mrs. Wall worked for Bell Telephone Company for many years. She was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church where she served on the Alter Society for many years. She was an avid gardener, loved to read, also loved cooking and canning, and enjoyed playing cards with family and friends. Most of all she loved her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.
She is survived by sons, Frank R. Wall of Mena, Arkansas, John W. Wall of Hot Springs, Arkansas; daughters, Mary Ellen Baber of Cove, Arkansas, Debra A. Wall of Mena, Arkansas, Alice L. Simpson of Kemp, Texas, Tina C. Brazel of Hatfield, Arkansas; grandchildren, Alice Hasty of Mena, Sarah Wagner of Mena, Daniel Baber of Hatfield, Nicholas Baber of Mena, Bonne’ Gibbs of Mena, Jason Robertson of Mena, Timothy Robertson of Mena, Anthony Robertson of Mena, Jennifer Widders of Mena, Jeremy Simpson of Waco, Texas, Erin Parker of Irving, Texas, Nathan Simpson of Irving, Texas, Brooke George of San Angelo, Texas, Gary Bob Brazel of Hackett, Arkansas, Tonya Brazel of Mena; 33 great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Ellen Baber, Bonne’ McNally; a host of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Hubert Ray Wall; sons-in-law, Danny Baber, Gary Brazel; and infant great-granddaughter, Riley Gibbs.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Monday, March 16, 2015, 11:00 a.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church with Celebrant Josh Stengel officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Rosary will be Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Mena.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Jeremy Simpson, Nathan Simpson, Daniel Baber, Nicholas Baber, Jason Robertson, and grandson-in-law, Kevin Wagner.
Honorary pallbearers are Timmy Robertson, Anthony Robertson and Gary Bob Brazel.