Edith “Edie” Tibbit Williams, 60, March 12. 1962 – September 28, 2022. Edie was born in Shreveport, Louisiana to June “Granny” and John Wayne “Papaw” Tibbit. Edie went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, 1:07pm CST, at her home surrounded by her family, friends, and loved ones. Left to cherish and remember Edie are her son (John Wayne Williams), her long time partner (Robert Doyle), her siblings (Brad Tibbit, Carol and Jeff Self, Connie and David Miller), and special sister (Dana Stewart Phillips). She shall also be remembered by her seven nieces and nephews, eleven great nieces and nephews, as well as the many friends that knew her during her lifetime. A memorial service celebrating Edie’s life will be held on Saturday, October 8, 2022 at 3:00pm CST Shiloh Baptist Church US-82, Texarkana, AR 71854. JOE ROYAL Joe Edd Royal, age 83, of Ashdown, Arkansas, died September 28th, 2022, at his home. He was born July 19th, 1939, in Foreman, Arkansas. His parents were Willie Royal and Alethia Royal. Funeral Services will be 12:00 noon, Saturday, October 8, 2022 at Oscar Hamilton Elementary School Gym in Foreman, Arkansas, under the direction of Jones Stuart Mortuary, Texarkana, Arkansas. The visitation will be Friday, October 7, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at St. Rest Baptist Church, 2107 Highway 32 W, Ashdown, AR, 71822. The repast will be Saturday, October 8, 2022, after services at The Royal Pavilion Foreman, Arkansas, Little River 180.

Published October 7, 2022