Carolyn Ann Hogue Laster, 84, of Dermott, passed away on December 6, 2017.

She was born in McGehee on August 30, 1933 to the late D.J. and Mabel Elnora Haven Hogue.

Mrs. Laster married the late Don Franklin Laster on December 3, 1952. She worked with her husband as a rice farmer and truck dispatcher for many years. She was a member of Dermott Baptist Church and enjoyed knitting, reading and watching ball games.

Other than her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son Roger Franklin Laster.

Survivors include her sons, David William (Angela) Laster of Caldonia, Mississippi and Michael Allen Laster of Dermott; a daughter Donna Carol Laster (Joe) Barnard of Vicksburg, Mississippi; sisters, Bessie Mencer of Dermott and Shirley Appleberry of McGehee; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held from 12:30 p.m. until 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, December 9, at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 9, at McGehee Cemetery with Rev. Phillip Payne officiating.

 

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