Myra Jo Springer, 60, of Friendship passed away Friday, December 22, 2017. She was of Baptist faith and a member of Riverside Baptist Church. She owned and operated her own cleaning business for fifteen years.
Myra was preceded in death by her parents; Charles and Nancy Rutherford and infant grandson; John Hunter McBride.
Myra leaves behind two daughters and two sons; Angela Starkey (Keith) of Donaldson, Kim Walker (Brent) of Arkadelphia, John McBride (Sarah) of Donaldson and Anthony Springer of Donaldson six grandchildren that she adored; Kyle Walker, Haley and Logan Starkey, Luke and Jacob McBride and Adam Springer, siblings; Eddie Rutherford (Laveda) of Malvern, Chuck Rutherford (Kathy) of Okolona and Teresa McMahan (Steve) of Friendship, several nieces and nephews.
Myra loved life and her family very much. She will be greatly missed.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 26 at Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home in Arkadelphia with Bro. Ronnie Hardin and Bro. Danny Eckert officiating. Burial will be in Ouachita Cemetery. Visitation will be 9 a.m.Tuesday until service at the funeral home.
The family would to extend a special thank-you to Twin Rivers Health and Rehabilitation and Kindred Hospice.
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