Mildred Aquila Wagster
Mildred Aquila Wagster, 98, of Rector, passed from this life to be with her Heavenly Father on Saturday March 8, 2014, at St. Elizabeth's Place in Jonesboro. Mildred was born on September 19, 1915, in Rector to the late Arch Allen and Ella (Trout) Armstrong. She was an active member of the Rector First General Baptist Church until her health would not allow her to attend any longer. She loved to play the piano, and was asked by many church members often to play specials for them.
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Cecil Robinson; son, Joe Allen Robinson; husbands, Guy Adams, Artie Shelton and Richard "Dick" Wagster and sisters, Alma McCord, Mary Wikowsky, Erma Akers and Madeline Armstrong.
Surviving her are special grandsons, Mark Robinson and wife Kristi of Jonesboro and David Robinson and wife Tara of Paragould and five great grandchildren, along with a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday March 11, 2014, at the Rector First General Baptist Church. A celebration of her life will follow visitation at 11 a.m. at the church with Bro. Marston Carpenter officiating. Burial will be held at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector.
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