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Alla Bee Eads

Alla-EadsAlla Bee Eads, age 90, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Friday, October 4, 2013 in Mena.

She was born May 25, 1923 in Cherry Hill, Arkansas to the late William E. Egger and the late Louella E. Miller Egger.  She was united in marriage to the late William Eads.  She was a cashier and teller for the First National Bank for 41 years and was a member of the First Baptist Church.  She had an affection for all things family and was a loving aunt and friend.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by nephews James E. Egger of Bethany, Oklahoma, Robert Egger of Clinton, Oklahoma, Steven Egger of Mena, Arkansas; nieces Nancy Smith of Clinton, Oklahoma Vicki Lyle of Mena, Arkansas; several great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents William and Louella Egger; her husband William Eads; and a great niece Terri Egger.

Funeral services will be Monday, October 7, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Mena with Brother Bill Bullington officiating.  Interment follows in Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.  Visitation will be general.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Mena.

Pallbearers are James Egger, Robert Egger, Steve Egger, Brad Lambeth, Jason Lambeth and James Earl Turner.

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