Breaking News

Wilma Carlene Liles

Wilma-lilesWilma Carlene Liles, age 71, of Mena passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014 in Mena, Arkansas.

She was born January 7, 1943 in Brushy Ridge, Oklahoma to the late Carl Elmer Whisenhunt and Myrtle Jane Smith Whisenhunt. Wilma was married to the late Thomas R. Liles and was a loving homemaker. She was a loving and kind mother, grandmother, aunt, cousin and friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.

She is survived by daughter Kristina Denise Liles Davis and husband Don; special friend Don Miller; nieces Carla Brox and Beverly Holman; nephew James Whisenhunt; grandchildren Ariana Blanton, Kayla and Joseph Blanton; great-grandchildren Jorden Heard, and Benjamin and Gabrielle Kincaid; great-nephews Alec Emry and Nick Holman; cousins Jennifer Kesterson, Netlla Cureton, Elizabeth Davis and Regina Foster; great-niece Eileen Whisenhunt.

She was preceded in death by her parents Carl and Myrtle Whisenhunt; husband Thomas R. Liles.

Funeral services are Thursday, May 29, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Beasley Wood Chapel with Reverend Gary Harrison officiating. Interment follows in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Hatfield under the direction of the Beasley Wood Funeral Home. Visitation will be Wednesday evening, May 28th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.