Reva AskinsJune 12th, 2019
Reva Laverne Sprayberry Askins, 97, of Texarkana, Ark., died Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at her home. Mrs. Askins was born May 26, 1922 in Pontotoc, Miss. She was a homemaker and a member of Beech Street First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Askins. Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Greta Askins of Texarkana; one daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Terry Peeples of Gulf Shores, Ala.; four grandchildren and one spouse, Cynthia Askins of Dallas, Ginger Clark of Destin, Fla., Daniel Scott of Vicksburg, Miss., and Nikki and Kevin Furlow of Texarkana; six great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives. Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Texarkana Funeral Home, Arkansas, with Robert Ward officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Online registration is at texarkanafuneralhome.com.