Opal Louise Brown, 82, of Elaine, Arkansas passed away Friday, January 08, 2010 in Gravette, Arkansas. Mrs. Brown was born July 7, 1927 in Henderson County, Tennessee to the late Lester Franklin Perkins and the late Golden Rogers Perkins. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Lambrook, Arkansas.
She is survived by a son, James Harold Brown of Siloam Springs, Arkansas; a daughter, Linda Carol Cook of Elaine, Arkansas; two grandchildren, Tracie Rabb and husband, Mike, of Gentry and Teresa Mallard and husband, Scott, of Siloam Springs; six great-grandchildren, Jared Rabb, Hannah Rabb, Ethan Mallard, Braden Rabb, Kelton Mallard and Emily Rabb; three sisters, Ruby Stalling of West Helena, Arkansas, Betty Barrentine and husband, William, of Leland, Mississippi, and Brenda Bethune and husband, Edward, of Enville, Tennessee; three brothers, Joe Perkins and wife, Helen, of Elaine, Clois Perkins and wife, Doris, of North Little Rock, Arkansas, and Larry Perkins and wife, Sherry, of Lambrook; and a sister-in-law, Mary Perkins of Elaine.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny Otha Brown; a brother, Gene Perkins; daughter-in-law, Patricia Brown; and a grandson, James Edward Brown.
Services for Opal Brown will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, January 11, 2009 at Roller-Citizens. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 4-6 p.m. at Roller-Citizens. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Park in West Helena.
Pallbearers are Christopher George, Bobby Bethune, Edwin George, Chris Warren, Anthony Warren and Kaleb Hall.
Services will be directed by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, West Helena, (870) 572-2571.