of Conway, AR
April 22, 1969 - January 10, 2021
Juanita Faye Cruz, 51, of Conway, AR, passed away on Sunday, January 10, 2021. She was born Tuesday, April 22, 1969, in Orange County, California, to the late Walter and Rosie Williams Bell.Mrs. Cruz was a home health care-giver, she loved to travel and explore but the most precious thing to her was her family and especially her grandchildren.She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Anthony Cruz, and a sister, Linda Willingham.She is survived by two sons, Nicholas Cruz (Anna) of North Little Rock, AR and Bernardino Cruz, Jr. of Heber Springs, AR; three daughters, Vonita Herbert of Conway, AR, Veronica Murphy (Amos) of Heber Springs, AR and Elisa Gutierrez (Alek) of Casa Grande, AZ; ten grandchildren, Alexis Pitones, Liliana Pitones, Thalia Pitones, Zion Pitones, Julio Pitones, Luke Murphy, Aria Murphy, Rebekah Gutierrez, Elias Gutierrez and Myra Cruz; two brothers, Jerry Eatmon and William Bell both of Little Rock, AR; a sister, Vonda Kirkpatrick of Greenbrier, AR, and a host of other family and friends.Graveside services will be 2:00pm, Friday, January 15, 2021, at Copperas Springs Cemetery in Guy. Interment will follow under the direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home of Greenbrier.
Your mom was the best helper for me and my family taking care of mother during her last years. Mother loved her so much even though she thought she was her friend who had passed. My mother and your mother were so happy during those times. She will definitely be missed.
Oh man. Aunt Juanita is an incredible woman. She taught me alot of things and inspired me to live everyday. She shined so damn bright and definitely planted herself deeply in the core of who I am today. Have fun lady because your in everything now
My baby, I hope you are good where you are now. We had plans to get married this summer and spend the rest of our lives together but you left early. I am grateful for every hour that I could spend with you. Everyone is missing you, my baby. I love you. Your fiancé, Thomas. <3
I am so sorry for the loss of your mom! I didn't know her personally, but I work with Thomas and he talked of how special she was. God bless you all!
Juanita you will be missed more than you know sis. I love you
To my wandering sister ❤, you have always been my big sister from our fights in are room trying to keep it down so mom and dad wouldn't fine out to you beating my butt because I scared you. No matter how many times we Drifted away from each other. We always came back together and are love was even stronger. My you wander no more and your soul be at rest . I will love and miss for the rest of my wandering life and til it's time for my soul to rest, just know that you are the Best Big Sister. Love you so much your bratty baby sister vonda
You were taken to soon mom. You will be deeply missed! I’m thankful for the time I was allowed with you and all of the memories ♥️ Rest easy, till we meet again.