Mary Ellen Rusher Snider, 88, of Texarkana, Texas, formerly of North Little Rock, Ark., died Friday, Oct. 12, 2012.

Mrs. Snider was born Oct. 15, 1923, in Sullivan, Ind. She had been a member of Calvary Baptist Church and a former employee of Sears. She was preceded in death by her husband, William T. Snider.

Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Tom and JoAnn Snider of Texarkana; two grandchildren, Dr. Dallas Snider of Pace, Fla., and Dr. Francie Kempson of Texarkana; four great-grandchildren, Kayla, Kelsey and Karlie Kempson of Texarkana and Savannah Snider of Pace; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at North Little Rock Funeral Home. Burial will be in Arkansas Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church.

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Published: 10/14/2012