Carol LaFran Burks

Carol LaFran Chadwick Burks, 68, of Warren, passed away December 17, 2021.

Born October 31, 1953, in the Boydell community, she was a daughter of the late Robert Huey Chadwick and Ella Myrtle Brown Chadwick.

She grew up in the Corinth community and was educated in the Warren school system. She lived in Crossett for many years and worked in clerical positions at several businesses there, including the Crossest Chamber of Commerce. She spent the last 20-plus years of her career working as a secretary for Farm Bureau in Crossett. She loved going antiquing and interior decorating, and was a wonderful cook and a good-hearted Christian who loved the Lord.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Norman Chadwick.

Survivors include her husband, James Randall ”J.R.” Burks of Warren; four brothers, Ralph Chadwick and Kenny Chadwick both of Warren, David Chadwick of El Dorado and Robert Chadwick of Kansas; two sisters, Myra DeArmond and Dorothy Harper both of Conroe, Texas; a foster brother, Leroy Chadwick of Texas; two daughters, Michelle Denise ”Shelley” Lewis and Rachel (Jay) Seach both of Wilmar; three granddaughters, Sadie (Kenny) Nordeck and Anna Lewis both of North Little Rock, and Ella Seach of Wilmar; and three great-grandchildren, Payton, Andi and Archer Nordeck all of North Little Rock.

Funeral arrangements will be announced soon by Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Wilmar Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 132, Wilmar, AR 71675.