Betty Jane Ward

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Roller-Swift Funeral Home
2173 S. U.S. Hwy 61
Osceola, AR  72370
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Service Schedule
Roller-Swift Funeral Home
2173 S US Hwy 61
Osceola, AR  72370
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
1:00 PM

Betty Jane Ward

of Gosnell, AR

December 6, 1937 - January 13, 2022

Betty Jane Ward, 84, of Gosnell, AR passed away January 13, 2022. She was born December 6, 1937 in Keiser, AR to Ambrose and Birtie Martin. She was a member of Christ Church Nondenominational in Alexander, AR, where she was a choir member and member of the church single group. She loved life, joking with friends, working crossword puzzles, dancing, loved eating Vanilla Ice Cream and spending time with her family. She is survived by her daughters: Vicki Cleveland, Cathy (Randy) Thrasher and Penny Atkinson; five step-children; brother: Ronald "Butch" (Shelley) Martin; daughter-in-law: Dessiree Nuss Mann; 12 grandchildren; lots of bonus grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband: Richard Edward Ward; parents; sons: Ricky Mann, Burt Mann and Greg Mann; granddaughter: Kimberly Dawn Thrasher. Burial will be private.

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15 Condolence(s)
Gary Pickard
Bryant, AR
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Monday, January 17, 2022

With deepest sympathy. Thinking of you all at this time.

Tamecha knight
Alexander, AR
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Sunday, January 16, 2022

I'm praying for everybody I remember grandma Betty best when we worked at the daycare.grandma thought me alot about love and respect for ur elders.SHE WILL BE MISSED!!!!Also I enjoyed watching the videos that were posted thank u for letting me be apart of the family even if I was so far away.ILL MISS U GRANDMA BETTY BUT NEVER FORGET THE BLESSINGS U GAVE ME

Sandra Mahan
Dell, AR
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Saturday, January 15, 2022

So sorry for your loss, love and prayers to all.

Donna Martin
West plains, MO
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Friday, January 14, 2022

Good Bye Aunt Betty till we meet again in the heavenly skies your love for me will always stay in my heart for safe keeping I love you ❤️ your niece Donna 💐

Jenny Stone Thrasher
Grapevine, TX
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Friday, January 14, 2022

So sorry Vicki, Cathy and Penny! I’ve known Betty most of my life! She was a wonderful person! I know you’ll miss her dearly but imagine the glorious day when you all see each other on the other side! What a day that will be! Love you all! God bless y’all thru these next few days! He will be there for each of you! Love always, Jenny & Gary Thrasher!

Linda Riley
Nlr, AR
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Friday, January 14, 2022

Another one dancing with Jesus I will miss seeing her .father i pray give her family comfort in Jesus name Amen.

Pam Brady
Mabelvale, AR
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Friday, January 14, 2022

I’m so sorry for the loss of your loved one . Sending prayer for you all. God bless each of you.

Lara Cole
West Fork, AR
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Friday, January 14, 2022

Betty was so sweet and kind love and miss you. And prayers for the family 💗💗💗

Penny Atkinson and Steve Raper
Arkabutla, MS
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Friday, January 14, 2022

Am going to miss my mom we had good times mom could keep you laughing I thank God ever day for having a beautiful mom love you so much love your baby girl
Penny.

I've been blessed over the past 14 months that Penny and I have been together. Betty will be etched in into my mind as a wonderful Christian lady. She could really make me laugh and I just wanted to celebrate her life. My thoughts and prayers goes out to the entire family and friends during this difficult time.
Steve

Lane Julian
Jonesboro, AR
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Friday, January 14, 2022

I’m so sorry for your loss.

Margie Thrasher
Leachville, AR
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Thursday, January 13, 2022

Penny,Cathy,n Vicki,,I am sry for y'all's of your Mother,,but remember that she suffers no more n she has her golden wings as so does the the 3 sons she is now with,,I know y'all are hurting but just imagine the reception she got when she went to see the Lord,,your brothers were waiting on their Mom,,my prayers are with u girls n remember Ms Betty will be watching down on y'all,,she loves all of y'all...we love y'all to so if y'all need to talk call me we love y'all...

Billy victory
Morrilton, AR
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Thursday, January 13, 2022

Betty was my favorite aunt very goid woman we all miss her,prayers to my family

Elaine whittemore
Sheridan, AR
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Thursday, January 13, 2022

She will be miss she was so fun to be around god bless u

Tonya McClain
Alexander, AR
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Thursday, January 13, 2022

I'm going to miss you so much. I love you, grandma. I know you are in a better place. You are forever in my heart. I will always cherish each and every memory we shared.

Buford and Emily Boggs
Bryant, AR
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Thursday, January 13, 2022

We cherish our friendship with sister Betty and her family. We have all been like family for many, many years. She gave unconditional love to all she met. We are praying for the family and looking forward to a big reunion in Heaven soon.