Mable Florence Hammell

Friday, October 19, 2012

Mrs. Mable Florence Hammell, 80, of Trumann, Ark., died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born in Weiner, Ark., and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. Mrs. Hammell was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Iran Hammell, Jr., three sons, Louis Ivan Hammell III, Cecil Brent Hammell and David Trent Hammell; one daughter, Tina Carol Coker; four brothers; two sisters and her parents, Cecil Eastres and Lydia Durand.

She is survived by one daughter, Sheila Grimes (Ronnie) of Trumann; one sister, Margaret Copp (Ken) of Elbridge, N.Y.; 15 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.

Graveside services were Oct. 18, at Pine Hill Cemetery in Jonesboro with Rev. Roger Haynes officiating. Burial followed with Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann in charge.

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