Betty Francis Mulkey, 73, of Alma passed away Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at a local hospital. She was a homemaker and a member of Cross Lanes Baptist Church in Kibler.
She is survived by her husband, Joe Ed Mulkey of the home; three daughters, Linda Lewis of Lake Tenkiller, Okla., Tammy Lingo-Coombes and husband Bruce D. of Dyer and Bea Morse and husband Gary Sr. of Mulberry; one son, Bobby Mulkey and wife Stephanie of Mulberry; three sisters, Brenda Scott and Anna Harris, both of Van Buren, and Barbara Joyce of Carthage, Mo.; two brothers, Donnie and Raymond Dodd, both of Van Buren; nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren with burial at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Van Buren.
Pallbearers will be Chris Tuck-Mulkey, Joey Terrell, Robert Amos Lingo, Chris Coombes, Eric Lewis and Albert Mulkey.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jamie Sarten, Gavin Morse and Joshua Coombes.
Family will visit with relatives and friends 6-8 p.m. Friday at Ocker Funeral Home, 700 Jefferson St., Van Buren.
Online tributes: www.ockerfuneralhome.com.