Audra O. Luff

Monday, August 3, 2015

Audra O. Luff, 86, of St. Francis, Ark., passed away July 31, 2015, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo.

She was born on February 4, 1929, in the Langley Community in Arkansas, and was the daughter of the late Burf and Lennie May (Boyd) Berry and Arch and Beulah Boyd, her uncle and aunt whom reared her.

She was united in marriage to Junior Ray Luff on Nov. 3, 1950, and to this union two children were born.

Audra was preceded in death by her husband, Junior Ray Luff; her son, Garry Ray Luff; a granddaughter, Angela Luff; her brothers, A. B. Boyd, Jr., B. L. Berry, and Sanford Berry; a twin sister, Audia Niewald and a sister, Ina Hardin.

Survivors include her daughter, Brenda (Luff) Logan and husband Dale of Green Forest, Ark.; daughter-in-law, Janet Luff Kilbreath of McDougal, Ark.; three grandchildren, Heather Tullos and husband Brad of St. Francis, Ark., Carrie Reed and husband Dwayne of Green Forest, Ark. and Dustin Logan of Green Forest, Ark.; great-grandchildren, Shelby and Cole Reed and Presley and Garron Tullos and many other relatives and friends.

Audra was a lifelong and faithful member of the St. Francis Baptist Church and was a 50-year member of the Eastern Star Lulu Chapter # 372.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, August 3, in the St. Francis Baptist Church in St. Francis, Ark., with Bro. Randy Deprow officiating. Burial is in Gravel Hill Cemetery in St. Francis, Ark. Pallbearers are Dustin Logan, Brad Tullos, Dwayne Reed, Darrell McCrillis, Johnny Hickson and Daryn Hickson. Honorary pallbearers are the Merry Maids of St. Francis Baptist Church. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation was held Sunday evening at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest memorials be made to the Arkansas Baptist Children's Home in Monticello, Ark., which raised her two brothers. Please send these donations to the St. Francis Baptist Church, P.O. Box 63, St. Francis, Ark., 72464.