Mary Francis Vannada

Wednesday, January 2, 2019
Mary Francis Vannada

Mary Francis Vannada, 78, of Piggott, Ark., passed away December 29, 2018, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

She was born on August 31, 1940, in Piggott, and was the daughter of Charles and Willie (Johnson) Randol.

Mary was united in marriage to Lendall Lee Vannada on Sept. 5, 1956.

She was preceded in death by her father, Charles Randol; mother, Willie Randol; and sister, Nona Bell.

Survivors include her husband, Lendall Lee Vannada of Piggott; son, Ricky Vannada and wife Diane of Piggott, daughter, Debbie Vannada Lapierre of Piggott; grandchildren, Ricky Vannada, Jr. and wife Gretchen of Malden, Mo., Jake Vannada and wife Kristen of Cabot, Ark., Hallie Howell and husband Dylan of Jonesboro, Ark., Chuck Rice and wife Saraya of Jonesboro, Ark., and Rob Rice and wife Anna of Jonesboro, Ark.; great-grandchildren, Deacon, Ronan, Baden, Ryker, Avarey, Silas, Bentley, Madolyn, Penelope, Livee, and Zoey; brother, Don Randol and wife Debbie of St. Louis, Mo.; sister, Dorothy Marean of Arizona; and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 31, at the Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, in Piggott, with Bro. Kim Bridges officiating. Burial was in Piggott Cemetery in Piggott. Pallbearers were Ricky Vannada Jr., Jake Vannada, Chuck Rice, Rob Rice, Dylan Howell and Deacon Vannada. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements.