Anna ''Elizabeth'' Hickman, 97, of Van Buren, formerly of Scranton passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020 in Charleston. Elizabeth was born September 8, 1922 in Scranton to her parents, Ruben ''Foster'' Carper and Martha Ella (Lucas) Carper. She was a homemaker and worked at the ammo plant in Jacksonville during World War II. She enjoyed going on trips with the Senior Citizens Center, canning, cooking and supporting the kids at their sporting events.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Ruben and Martha Carper; her husband of sixty years, Joe ''Bud'' Hickman; one daughter, JoAnn Miser; four brothers, Kenneth, Pete, Pershing and William Carper; one sister, Marie Holzman.
She is survived by her two sons, Ed Hickman and wife, Sara of Ft. Smith; Kevin Quinter and wife, Cathy of Ozark; two daughters, Brenda Boster and husband, John of Van Buren; Denise Kremers and husband, Denny of Paris; three grandchildren, Scott Hickman, Michael Boster and Brian Boster; twenty-one great grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; other family members and friends.
All Service information will be provided by the family. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Roller Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Brian Boster, Michael Boster, Scott Hickman, Kevin Quinter, David Owens and Marvin Wiggins.