Norma Jean Vandiver

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Norma Jean Vandiver, 66, of Rector, Ark., passed away November 27, 2016, at her home in Rector.

She was born on February 16, 1950, to William and Ruby (Harney) England.

She was united in marriage to Donald Ray Vandiver I on Jan. 18, 1967, and to this union five children were born.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald Ray Vandiver; two brothers, Nova and Darrell McGlothlin; one sister, Emily Manley Bradshaw; one great grandson, Liam Stewart, also a close friend Ross C. Burns "RC".

She is survived by one son, Donald Vandiver II of Paragould, Ark.; four daughters, Lenore Vandiver of Paragould, Dawn Stewart of Rector, Pamela Anderson and husband Rob of Rector, and April Taylor of Chelsea, Okla.; one brother, Thomas England of Texas, three sisters, Ruby Montognese, Connie Tillmon and Pamela Payne all of Dardanelle, Ark.; along with numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and many more relatives and friends.

The family will hold a service at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Danville, Ark. Burial will take place in the Booher Cemetery in Russellville, Ark.