Shella Sue Booth

Friday, August 4, 2017

Shella Sue Booth, 61, of Manila, died Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, from injuries received in an auto accident near Manila. Born in Blytheville, she was the daughter of the late C.J. and Anna Sue Johnston Rabey and had been a Manila resident for most of her life. She was a 1974 graduate of Manila High School and was a family support specialist for the Department of Human Services in Blytheville. She was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Booth of Manila; one daughter, Tisha Ray of Hot Springs; one brother and sister-in-law, Gary and Terry Rabey of Paragould; and two grandchildren, Shantel Benham and Cody Ray.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 6, at the Howard Funeral Service Chapel in Manila with Rev. Mark Wheeler officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery. The family will receive visitors Saturday evening from 6-8 at the funeral home.

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