Helen June Cavaness

Friday, June 17, 2016
June Cavaness

Helen June Cavaness, 76, of Greenway, Ark., passed away June 15, 2016, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

She was born on June 3, 1940, at Piggott, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Vernon Riley Bradford and Pearl (Dodson) Bradford.

She was united in marriage to the late Bill Cavaness on May 31, 1957, and they were married for 17 years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Teresa Cavaness and Donna Cavaness; two brothers, Johnny Bradford and Homer Bradford; a sister, Wanda Crow and a granddaughter, Melody Cavaness.

June attended First General Baptist Church in Piggott.

Survivors include her children, Cindy McComb and husband Gary of Piggott, Todd Cavaness and wife Carmen of Greenway and Tim Cavaness and wife Miranda of Paragould, Ark.; her grandchildren, whom she helped raise, Bill Cavaness, J.P. McComb, Adam Morris, Aaron Morris, Shawn Oliver, Nicholas Cavaness and Carter Cavaness; her great-grandchildren, Alicia, Trey, Alex, Haley, Cody, Adalee, Riley, Mason, Shawna and Dylan; a sister, Joyce Little and husband Marshall of McDougal, Ark. and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 18, in the Hoggard and Sons Chapel with Jared Pickney officiating. Burial is in Mary's Chapel Cemetery, located near Rector, Ark. Pallbearers are Adam Morris, Rick Little, Tim Cavaness, Sean Shipley, Nicholas Cavaness and J.P. McComb. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be held beginning at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, and will continue until the time of the service at the funeral home.