Rose Marion Lemons

Rose “Bitterweed” Marion Lemons, 89, of Star City, passed away February 26, 2022 at Canyon Springs Health and Rehab in Hot Springs.

She was born August 18, 1932 in Ruleville, Mississippi to the late Thomas Eugene and Rosie Lee McNeely Twiner.

She was of the Baptist faith and was a product finisher at Central Moloney.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Frank Lemons, Sr.; a daughter, Mary Louise Newman; and a son, Jesse F. Lemons, Jr.

Survivors include a son, Bobby Dale (Melinda) Lemons of Jacksonville; a daughter, Delores Ann Ferguson Lemons of Hot Springs; a brother, James Murphy of Columbia, Missouri; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four great great-grandchildren; and many other loved family members.

A visitation will be held Wednesday, March 2 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Griffin Funeral Chapel.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, March 2 at 11 a.m. at Griffin Funeral Chapel with Bro. Jarrod Pettit officiating. Burial will be at Drake Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to: St. Jude Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.