Laura Frances Lamkin - Jonesboro

Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Laura Frances Helms Lamkin, 74, of Jonesboro died Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2005, at her residence. Born at Paragould, she lived most of her life in Jonesboro. She was a retired nurse's aide for Rosehaven Retirement Home and a member of Strawfloor Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Rita Shaw and Lisa Ann Treece, both of Jonesboro; a son, Larry Coleman of Lake City; three sisters, Mary Alice Freezor, Lenora M. Lewis and Eva Jane Coffey, all of Jonesboro; 12 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Cora Davis Slatton; three brothers; and three sisters.

A graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Strawfloor Cemetery with Rev. Mark Sadler officiating.

The family requests anyone wishing to leave a lasting memorial may be made to Strawfloor Baptist Church, 1102 Strawfloor Drive, Jonesboro 72401.