December 17, 1933 - March 2, 2022
Ruth Ann Holliman Welcher, age 88, of Morrilton, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, March 2, 2022. She was born December 17, 1933, in Bee Branch, Arkansas, a daughter of Arthur Holliman and Pearl Pettit Holliman. She was a member of Harding Street Church of Christ. Ann retired as a lab technician from Morrilton Plastic Plant from open to close and worked at SCCSD retired as a school cafeteria worker. She also worked at the Shoe Company, volunteered at St. Vincent Hospital Auxiliary and the Depot Museum. She was the past president of VFW Auxiliary # 4453, order of Eastern Star Garland Chapter #414, on the Elmwood Cemetery Association, Senior Adult Center in Morrilton, and Motown bean baggers. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, William Welcher and Bob Shumate; son, Jimmy Welcher; six brothers; and one sister. She is survived by her daughter, Sandra (David) Holman of Springfield; daughter-in-law, Karen Welcher of Morrilton; grandchildren, Bernadette Welcher (Todd Chism) of Morrilton, Josh Cannon (Nicole) of Morrilton, Chris Welcher (April Rodriguez) of Morrilton, Carrie Leggett (Shawn) of Springfield, Matthew Welcher (Barbara) of Morrilton, Chasity Hoffman (TJ) of Childress, Texas, Balie Prince (Matt) of Conway, and Slade Holman (Jessica) of Searcy; great-grandchildren, Allyson, Ryley, Anna, Tyler, Jaxon, Lily, Jase, Lyla, Maddox, Demi, Ewan, Aerin, Brooklyn, Bentley, Bodie, and Benjamin; and numerous nieces, nephews, family, and friends. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 5, at the Harris Chapel with Robert Hearne and Josh Cannon officiating. Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Southern Christian Home. Pallbearers will be Chris Welcher, Matthew Welcher, Todd Chism, Terry Lentz, Shawn Leggett, and David Holman. Honorary pallbearers will be Tyler Welcher, Jaxon Haynes, Jase Cannon, Slade Holman, TJ Hoffman, and Matt Prince.
Ruth Ann Holliman Welcher, age 88, of Morrilton, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, March 2, 2022. She was born December 17, 1933, in Bee Branch, Arkansas, a daughter of Arthur Holliman and Pearl Pettit Holliman. She was a member of Harding Street... View Obituary & Service Information
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