She was born July 20, 1917 at Davis, Oklahoma to T.L. and Agnes Vernon Rickard.
Survivors include two daughters and one son in-law Nancy and Leon Fancher and their children, all former Mena residents, Scott, Lisa, Kent and Sara, Lynda Wright formerly of Mena and now residing in Hot Springs Village and her children Rick Wright and Terri Schuller of Mena and Jeff Wright and wife Cyrie on Hot Springs Village, formerly of Mena; three sons and daughters in-law Bob and Carla Merideth, Buz and Gayle McLemore, Mike and Janet McLemore; 18 grandchildren and several great and great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband W.M. McLemore; and three brothers.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, February 17, 2014 at Pisgah Cemetery in Pottsville under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home of Russellville.
Mena area residents will remember Mrs. McLemore, known to friends as “Scotty”, as a longtime resident.