of Damascus, AR
February 4, 1924 - March 10, 2021
Veda Caid McBride went to be with our Lord on March 10, 2021. She was born February 4, 1924, in Leslie, Arkansas. She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil and Ola Caid; husband, John McBride; daughter, Katherine Spraggins, and son, Johnny McBride.She is survived by James McBride and wife, Susan McBride, Patricia and husband, David Vaughan, Paul and wife, Phyllis McBride, Marilyn and husband, Jeff Eitel, Bill and wife, Janet McBride, Don and wife, Carol McBride, Janice and husband, Dan Lucas; 16 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild.Veda was loved dearly by her community family of Damascus and Southside Baptist Church. She was well-known for her ministry of baking cinnamon rolls and bread for people in their time of loss or just to give them a blessing. She loved to read her bible daily and prayed regularly for people in need and her family. Veda was an avid gardener and at one point managed a farm of many animals too. In her later years, she found great contentment sitting outside and enjoying God's beauty around her house. Veda passionately loved her family and always enjoyed their visits, especially the large gatherings at Thanksgiving and Christmas.A visitation will be at Southside Baptist Church, Damascus, AR on Monday, March 15, 2021, at 10:00am with the funeral service immediately following at 11:00am. Final interment will be in Spires Cemetery, Damascus, AR. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Southside Baptist Church, 153 Sulphur Road, Damascus, Arkansas, 72039 in honor of Veda McBride.
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I had the honor of meeting Veda years ago and she is one special lady. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. May God put peace in your heart during this time.
So sorry for the loss of your mother. You did a wonderful job taking care of her.
Very special lady godly woman loved it when she sent us cinnamon rolls
Don & Carol, so sorry for your loss of this dear lady. May you and your family feel the peace and comfort that only God can give.
To all the McBride family we’re so sorry to hear about Ms Veda she was a precious lady so good hearted her love for God showed in her every day life. She will be missed not only by her family but the whole community. She was a dear friend. Our thoughts and prayers and love to all of you ❤️
Don, Carol and all families, so sorry for your loss, you are all in our prayers.
McBride Family, so sorry to hear of the passing of Ms Veda. Wonderful, generous lady that will never be forgotten. She touched so many lives and is now with her Lord and Savior whom she loved dearly. May God grant you Peace and Strength to get through the days ahead. 🙏🏻
Dear McBride Family:We are so sorry to hear this.We loved her dearly.She was the sweet precious Godly woman.She lived her life giving good and wonderful examples.Y’all are in our thoughts and prayers.We love y’all.Love and Prayers ❤️❤️🙏🏻🙏🏻Les and Kathryn Smith