Ileader Blount Hales, 82, of Star City, died on July 19, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

She was a homemaker and a Baptist.

Mrs. Hales was born on November 18, 1932 in Monticello, and was the daughter of the late Albert James Blount and Mattie Frances McGhee Blount.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Garland Woodrow Hales; a son, Garland Terry Hales; two brothers, Albert Lee Blount and Alfred Marion Blount; and a great-grandson, Gage Aaron Lee Owens.

Survivors are a son, David Hales, Star City; a daughter Ileasha Owens, Star City; three brothers, O.J. Blount of Andalusia, Alabama, Joe T. Blount, Foloria, Alabama, and Little Blount of Hermitage; a sister, Frances Hughes of Pine Bluff; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held on July 23 at 10 a.m. at Outlaw Cemetery at Sumpter,by Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren. Visitation will be July 22 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. the funeral home.