Ola Jewell "Dollie" Wagster

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

She was just passing through, and now she has gone home. Ola Jewell "Dollie" (Gardner) Wagster passed from this life on Tuesday September 8, 2015, at the Rector Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born on September 11, 1923, in the Leonard community outside Rector to the late Russell and Ruth (Chapman) Gardner. Dollie enjoyed quilting, cooking, canning pickles and feeding her family and friends in her spare time.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald W. Wagster and five siblings.

She is survived by her son: Jim Wagster of Rector; a daughter, Rhonda and Larry Cleaves of Paragould; four granddaughters, Julie (Rodney) McLaughlin of Paragould, Carrie (Nolan) Huckabay of Amarillo, Tex., Beth (Jeff) Knox of Frisco, Tex. and Emily (C.W.) Faulkner of Texas; seven great- grandchildren along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 12:15 to 1 p.m. on Friday Sept. 11, at the Irby Funeral Home Chapel in Rector. Funeral Services will be held following visitation at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector.

Those who wish may send condolences to the family by signing the online guest book at www.irbyfuneralhome.com or visit their Facebook page.