Nina Jane Whitlatch

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Nina Jane Whitlatch of Trumann departed this life Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2020, at Quail Run Health & Rehab at the age of 84 years, 5 months and 1 day. She was born Tuesday, July 28, 1936, in and lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a retired assistant director for the nursing home in Trumann and was a member of First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by two sons, Stephen Whitlatch and Jon Whitlatch; three brothers, Earl Yarbrough, Kenneth Yarbrough and Wiley Dale Yarbrough; and her parents, Thomas Earl and Nola Mae Bennett Yarbrough.

She is survived by one son, Todd Whitlatch; and one sister, Nancy Young.

A graveside service was Jan. 4 at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro with Reverend John Maley officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home of Trumann. In compliance with COVID-19 restrictions, social distancing was required along with face masks.

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