Frankie Lou Schilders Haynes, 88, of Crossett, passed away on March 19, 2014.
She retired from the Arkansas School for the Blind in 1994.
Mrs. Haynes was a loving mother, grandmother and friend to anyone she met. She loved and lived to serve others. She especially enjoyed traveling, playing board games with her family and working crossword puzzles.
She was born on November 18, 1925 in Bradley County and was the daughter of the late W. A. (Ned) and Willie Beatrice Schilders.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, R. W.Haynes; an infant daughter, Yvonne Frankie Haynes; her sister, Robbie Featherston and a grandson, Frank Clinton Haynes.
Survivors include two sons, James Ronald Haynes (Rose) of Virginia Beach, Va. and Roy Donald Haynes of Crossett; a daughter, Sharon Joan Jackson (Walter) of Crossett; one brother, William Tracy Schilders (Lois) of Crossett; six grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; her beloved nieces and nephews and their families and a special neighbor, Jimmy Pippen.
Funeral services will be held March 22 at 10 a.m. at Jarvis Chapel Baptist Church with Bro. Lloyd Gibbs officiating. Interment will follow at Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.
Visitation will be held March 21 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Jarvis Chapel Baptist Church.
Pallbearers are Bryan Thigpen, Billy Haynes, John Haynes, Evan Cutchall, Warren Schilders and Mike Roberts
Memorials may be made to:
Jarvis Chapel Church
1018 Ashley 14 N
Crossett AR 71635
National Multiple Sclerosis Society
PO Box 4527
New York, NY 10163.