Twyla Pounders Williams Hargis, 71, of McGehee, passed away on October 4, 2019.
She was born in Dermott on December 4, 1947 to the late Ed Pounders and Consula Crow Pounders.
Mrs. Hargis worked at Harding University Bookstore prior to moving to McGehee. She worked at Delta Memorial Hospital for seven years and at the daycare at First Baptist Church in McGehee for several years. She was a member of McGehee Church of Christ. She loved her family and friends.
Other than her parents, Mrs. Hargis was preceded in death by her first husband of 40 years, Anderson Dale Williams.
Survivors include her husband, Phil Hargis of McGehee; son, Marc Anderson (Beth) Williams of Austin, Texas; stepsons, Brian (Tammy) Hargis of McGehee and Robbie (Jamie) Hargis of Vidalia, Louisiana; sister, Novyle Grimes of Monroe, Louisiana; six grandchildren; niece, Tammy Bragg of Monroe, Louisiana; nephew, Frankie Grimes of Monroe, Louisiana; great-nieces, Amber and Aimee Grimes; great-nephew, Bandon Craven and a host of children she came to love while working at the daycare.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, October 6, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service in McGehee. Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 7 at 1:30 p.m. at McGehee Church of Christ in McGehee with Rickey Eppes officiating. Burial will be at McGehee Cemetery.