Genevieve Winifred Blue

Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Genevieve Winifred Blue

Genevieve Winifred Blue, 98, of Piggott, Ark., passed away on November 16, 2020, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Piggott.

Genevieve enjoyed a lifetime of gardening and raising flowers. She was a member of Gravel Hill General Baptist Church, St. Francis, Ark.

She is preceded in death by her husband, James E. Blue; son, James O. "JR" Blue; son-in-law, Leslie Parker; sisters, Marie Hanna and Dora Riddle; one brother, Gary Wendall Wagster; and parents, Fred and Stella Bowers Wagster.

She is survived by one son, Marion D. Blue and wife Teresa; daughter-in-law, Sharon Blue; one daughter, Viola Parker; grandchildren, Darrin Blue, Tonya Helms, Shannon Blue, Kevin Blue, Shelley West, Angie Stowe, Wesley Parker and Jason Parker; sisters, Bernice Lawrence, Janie Dover, Betty Ezell, Eva Henson and Naoma Reaves; brothers, Ezra Wagster, Bruce Wagster and Glendel "Judge" Wagster; many great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 18, at Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home in Piggott. A graveside service will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Gravel Hill Cemetery, at St. Francis, with Bro. Gary Hancock officiating. Pallbearers will be Kevin Blue, Darrin Blue, Shannon Blue, Wes Parker, Jason Parker and Kyle Parker.

Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, is in charge of arrangements.