Rose Virginia Castleman

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Rose Virginia Castleman, 80, of Rector passed from this life on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Rose was born on August 16, 1933, in Tiptonville, Tenn. to the late Raymond and Mildred (Russell) Murry. Rose was of the Baptist faith and loved to be a part of the Senior Bee's in Paragould, and was an excellent caregiver.

Virginia was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Horace Eugene Castleman and one daughter-in-law, Cynthia Castleman.

She is survived by her two sons, Ronald and Vicki Castleman of Grand Blanc, Mich. and Greg Castleman of Marmaduke and three grandchildren, Logan Castleman, Kelsey Castleman and Hunter Castleman, along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday January 18, 2014, at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector. Funeral Services will be held at 3 p.m. at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector with Bro. Kim Bridges officiating. Interment will follow services at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Rector.

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