Jerrye Lynn Beard, 61 of Star City, passed away December 24, 2021 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock.

She was born September 8, 1960 in Dumas.

Jerrye was a Licensed Practical Nurse for the Lincoln County Department of Health and East Point Health and Rehab. She was a past member of the Star City Womens League, loved to make candles and craft, enjoyed spending time with her family and traveling, and she liked to garden. She was a Christian.

Preceding her in death was her father, Jerry Johnson.

Survivors include her mother, Patricia Johnson of Star City; son, Travis (Megan) Harris of Star City; daughter, Amber (Chris) Beard of Monticello; brother, David (Jessica) Johnson of Kingsland; sister, Dannette (Randy) McTigrit of Star City; five grandchildren, TJ Harris, Trace Beard (Madi), Zach Beard, Colby Beard, and Devin Beard; five great-grandchildren; adopted grandson, Sonny Phillips; best friend, Terri Burt; and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 29, at 2 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Chapel with Bro. Allen Elkins and Bro. Don Borland officiating. Visitation is Tuesday, December 28, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Butler/Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers are Trace Beard, Zach Beard, Sonny Phillips, Chris Ryall, Brian Thomason and Scotty McDaniel.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.