Janice M. Ragsdale, 71, of Texarkana, Ark., died Friday, April 27, 2013, at her home.

Mrs. Ragsdale was born March 5, 1942 in Texarkana. She was retired from Rockwell International and Walmart and a member of Texas Association of Vietnam Veterans and Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She was preceded in death by her husband, John P. Ragsdale.

Survivors include three daughters and one son-in-law, Rebecca Martindale of Fayetteville, Ark., Kathy Martindale of Texarkana and Tracy and John Toombs of Tahlequah, Okla.; her mother-in-law, Wilma Ragsdale of Hooks, Texas; five grandchildren, Stormy Nolen, Dustin Davis, Maegin Martindale, Stoney Clement and Peyton Toombs; five great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Cremation is under direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Arkansas.

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Published: 04/28/2013