Bernice Petty, 93, of Star City passed away on June 23, 2018.
She was born on October 6, 1924 in Star City and was the daughter of the late, George W. and Isabell McGriff Laughry.
Mrs. Petty was a member of the First Baptist Church in Star City. Her greatest joys were her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Petty was preceded in death by her husband, Denzel Petty; two grandsons, Greg Daugherty and David Petty; a brother, Vick Laughry; and a sister, Aileen Drake.
She is survived by two sons, Jerry Petty (Judy) of Plano, Texas and James Petty (Dianne) of Pilot Point, Texas; a daughter, Linda Stephens (Sam) of Cornerville; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 25 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home in Star City. A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 26 at 10 a.m. at the funeral home with Bro. Max Austin Daugherty officiating. Burial will be at Hickory Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice Foundation, 14 Parkston Circle, North Little Rock Ar. 72116.
Pallbearers are John Petty, Scott Daugherty, Art Petty, Matt Stephens, Ken Krauttea and Ray Burton. Honorary pallbearers are Pierce Stephens, Cooper Petty, Colton Burton, Cameron Petty and Trevor Petty.
Memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice Foundation, 14 Parkston Circle, North Little Rock Ar. 72116.