Frances Annette Crockett Firestone, 99, of Star City, formerly of Dermott, died on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.
She was a homemaker, retired librarian for the city of Dermott, and a member of the First United Methodist in Dermott. She loved her garden and tending to her yard and flowers.
Mrs. Firestone was born on November 9, 1917 in Carrollton, Mississippi and was the daughter of the late Paul and Cornelia M. Carpenter Hooks.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Robert Roy Crockett; her second husband, Silas J. Firestone; a daughter, Annette Crockett Norris Dunn; four sisters and two brothers.
Survivors include a son, Bobby Crockett (Laurie) of Springdale; five grandchildren, Bobby Paul Crockett (Sam) of Springdale, Cynthia Freeman (Dave) of San Antonio, Texas, Hayden Crockett (Paige) of Springdale, Susan Owen (Bill) of Griffith Springs, and Creed Crockett (Amanda) of Harriet.
Other survivors include, thirteen great grandchildren, Jordan and Conner Humphrey, Trey and Kortney Crockett, Jacob McGhee (Brooke), Benjamin McGhee, Alex and Nick Freeman, Sydney Crockett, Taylor and Spencer Crockett, Kale and Lilly Crockett. And two great great grandchildren, Beau Humphrey and Presley Crockett. And her caregiver, Jessica French.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, March 24 at the Griffin Funeral Chapel in Star City with Bro. Brad Elrod officiating.
Burial will be a private family graveside in Dermott Cemetery with her grandsons and great grandsons serving as pall bearers.
Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 300 Washington Street, Star City Ar. 71667 or St. Jude’s, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis Tn. 38105.
Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.