Ollie Minchew, 88, of Cominto, died on May 29, 2016 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

She was born in Dermott and was the daughter of the late Rubuen and Viola Southern Sikes.

She enjoyed sewing, making quilts and gardening.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Major Garland Minchew; a son, Milton Leroy Minchew; and a daughter, Patsy Ann Wells.

Survivors include sons, Mike Minchew and his wife Karen and Clarence R. Minchew all of Cominto; a daughter, Glenda Wolfe of Malvern; 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Visitation is May 31 from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Funeral services will be held on June 1 at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Dippy Vance officiating. Burial will follow at Rash Cemetery in Drew County.