Karen Yvonne Amick

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Roller-Owens Funeral Home
5509 John F. Kennedy Blvd
North Little Rock, AR  72116
Thursday, October 7, 2021
6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Cemetery
Arkansas State Veteran's Cemetery
1501 W. Maryland Ave.
North Little Rock, AR  72120
Memorial Contributions
National Kidney Foundation
30 E. 33rd St.
NYC, NY  10016

Karen Yvonne Amick

of Sherwood, AR

February 13, 1941 - September 28, 2021

Karen Y. Amick, age 80, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at Baptist health Medical Center in North Little Rock.

She was born February 13, 1941, in McAllister, Oklahoma, to Joe and Vestal Miller.

Karen was a 1959 graduate of White Hall High School and was of the Baptist Faith.
She retired from Crestwood Elementary School in North Little Rock at 16 years of dedicated service and was loved by many of her students and faculty.

Karen is survived by her husband, Gene, of 60 years of marriage; two sons, Scott Amick of North Little Rock and Steven Amick of Sherwood. Karen also leaves behind one older and four younger sisters scattered from Alabama through Arkansas to Texas, who will each miss her sweet smile and frank sense of humor.

Visitation will be Thursday, October 7, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Roller-Owens Funeral Home in North Little Rock.

Burial will be private at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made in her honor to National Kidney Foundation (www.kidney.org) 30 E.33rd St NYC,NY 10016

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11 Condolence(s)
Mike and Fatosh Ledford
Little Rock, AR
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Sunday, October 3, 2021

Dear Gene and family,

Please accept our condolences to a wonderful friend and his family. We made a donation in her memory to the kidney foundation.

God Bless,

Mike and Fatosh

Joette and Ray Hartsfield
Pine Bluff, AR
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Saturday, October 2, 2021

Heaven gained an angel. You will be missed Sis, but one day I will see your smiling face. I love you forever and always. Joette.❤️

Melissa Herring
Alpharetta,
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Saturday, October 2, 2021

I was a teacher at Crestwood. Karen was always so kind to me. She always made me laugh with various stories or saying some funny little something. Many prayers!

Susan Collie
Charlotte, NC
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Saturday, October 2, 2021

I worked with Karen for many years at Crestwood. She was totally dedicated to the students, the parents and the staff members. Crestwood was like her second home. After we both retired, I saw her for lunches with others and then we lost touch when I moved away. I regret that, now that she’s gone. We all have funny and happy memories of her and she will be missed. Praying for peace and comfort for Gene, Scott and Steven, and her sisters, and all of her family. ♥️🙏♥️

Linda Wilson
NLR, AR
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Friday, October 1, 2021

The world is a lesser place without my dear friend, Karen. She took care of the school, students, teachers and me for so many years. She could always be counted on to help us. We had so many good times at Crestwood Elementary through remodelings, opening school, closing school and taking care of our people. I will miss her just as I have since my retirement. She just kept on working. Kudos to your faithfulness, reliability and good old common sense. Goodbye, sweet dear friend.

Karen Fuselier
Little Rock, AR
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Friday, October 1, 2021

My deepest sympathies go out to your family. Karen was always a sweet friend at Crestwood. Always helpful when I was raising my boys with answers to boy mom questions! And I always asked her who else could I ask if it was butt naked or buck naked?!?!? She was a great friend. Joyful memories to you all.

Gary and Joan Adams
Vilonia, AR
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Friday, October 1, 2021

My sweet sister went to heaven. Me and my sisters and all of our family will miss her dearly. She wa

Mauri Douglass
NLR, AR
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Friday, October 1, 2021

I was a teacher at Crestwood. I just loved Karen. She took care of everyone. Prayers for all of her family.

Lori Black
Searcy, AR
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Friday, October 1, 2021

Aunt Karen will be missed so much!! She is in heaven with memaw and my beautiful Kelli Dawn. I have a lot of wonderful memories staying with her and uncle Gene!! I know my mom and aunts are hurting from the lost, but Jesus said that we all will be together again. Lots love Lori and Kenneth

Terry Green
Little Rock,
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Friday, October 1, 2021

I was raised with these girls. They all graduated from White High School. We would visit each other on weekends and in the summer. Karen and Gene married then spent time in Japan and Germany before settling in NLR. She began a career in NLR school district. Karen was closer to my age than the rest. She was a very sweet person yet independent and sturdy. She will forever be missed, especially by her sisters who loved her very much. Rest In Peace Karen.

Toni and Robert Kavanaugh
Terrell, TX
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Thursday, September 30, 2021

Heaven must be shining much brighter tonight. You will be sorely missed.