Mary Elizabeth Stell, 76, of Crossett, passed away on January 4, 2021.
She was born on November 3, 1944 in Lake Village to Floyd Ellis Sturdivant and Helen Roberts Sturdivant.
Mary was a cosmetologist and instructor who taught at Juanita School of Cosmetology. She loved the Lord, spending time with her grandchildren who brought her much joy, styling hair, reading and word puzzles, and fishing with her husband.
Mary is preceded in death by her parents; her father-in-law, R.Z. Stell; mother-in-law, Natoma Stell;and one brother, James Sturdivant.
Mary is survived by her husband of 57 years, Robert T. Stell; daughter, Sherri Rice (Ricky); daughter, Kim Salonek (Jeff); son, Robert “Bobby” Stell (Kristi); sister, Sue Nolan; brother, Edward Sturdivant; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Carolyn and Ron Berryman; seven grandchildren are Cortney Sims, Anna Allgor, Aaron Coody, Hunter Rice, Kaygan Stell, Kyndall Stell, Karlyle Stell and Bo Stell; ten great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held Wednesday, January 6, at 10 a.m. at Pinewood Memorial Park in Crossett with Bro. Willie Thornhill officiating.
Pallbearers are Bobby Stell, Ronny Berryman, Aaron Coody, Ricky Rice, Tony Nolan, and Randy Allgor. Honorary pallbearers are Hunter Rice, Kaden McCloy, Hudson McCloy, and Weston Peterson.