Mrs. Edith Lampkin, 75, of Rector, Ark., passed away on February 10, 2017, at the St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born May 7, 1941, in Walla Walla, Wash., she was the daughter of the late Perry and Martha (Loveless) Harris. Mrs. Lampkin was a Christian and enjoyed sewing, reading and spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by two sons, Jerry Lampkin and wife Sheila of Rector and Mark Lampkin of Rector; one daughter, Sherri Householder and husband Nolen of Rector; one brother, Ernie Harris and wife Manda of Elkhart, Ind.; one sister, Irene Tracy of Rector; nine grandchildren, Melissa Strother of Fulton, Mo., Elizabeth Cherner of San Diego, Calif., Jessica Laws of Rector, Rachel Lampkin of Paragould, Ark., Isaac Lampkin of Rector, Jacob Lampkin of Rector, Nicholas Householder of Rector, Hannah Householder of Rector and Isabella Householder of Rector and three great-grand-children, Tristen Strothers, Trinten Strothers and Titan Strothers. Mrs. Lampkin also leaves a host of other family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Donnie Lampkin.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 13, at the Hargraves Corner Methodist Church with Rev. Bill Ivy officiating. Burial will follow in the Mitchell Cemetery, in Greenway, Ark., with Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Ark., in charge of services. The family will receive visitors beginning at 11 a.m. on Monday, until time of service at the church. Pallbearers will be Nolen Householder, Logan Murray, Asa Laws, Billy Carter, James Banks and John Tracy. There will be a lunch provided after services at the Rector Community Center. Guest registry is at www.faithfuneralservice.net