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Carylon Sue Metcalf

Mrs. Carylon Sue Metcalf, age 76, went to be with her heavenly Father on Wednesday, April 24, 2024, in Mena, Arkansas. She was born to Joseph Franklin and Mary Magdalene McCain, on October 9, 1947.

Sue’s family were ranchers in Arizona before moving to Arkansas. She was a loving homemaker and member of the Dallas Avenue Baptist Church in Mena; it was said that Sue was a grandmother to all and had the most infectious laugh. When able Sue loved to travel, she also loved cooking, and was a proud fan of the Arkansas Razorbacks, above all, her world revolved around her children and grandchildren, leaving a lifetime of cherished memories.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Franklin and Mary Magdalene (Calvert) McCain; her loving husband, Merle Metcalf; and by her brother, Ernest McCain.

She is survived by her daughters, Teresa Sutton of Orlando, Florida, Stacy Voisin and husband Teddy of Mena, Arkansas; grandchildren, Trevor Voisin of Clarksville, Tennessee, Torrey Voisin of Fayetteville, Arkansas, Samantha Sutton of Orlando, Florida, Aaron Sutton of Orlando, Florida; brothers, Kenneth McCain and wife Patsy of Hot Springs, Arkansas, Roy McCain and wife Bobbi of Pocola, Oklahoma; as well as by a host of nieces, nephews, other friends and family members too numerous to mention.

A private family service for Mrs. Carylon Sue Metcalf will be held at the Hawkins Cemetery in Parks, Arkansas. Brother Mark Lyle will be officiating under the direction of Beasley-Wood Funeral Home. Visitation will be general. Honorary Pallbearers are Kenneth McCain, Roy McCain, Keith McCain, Kevin McCain, Wingo Johnson, Jack Holland, Tommy Hubbard, and the late David Holland.

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