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Sue McMahan

March 30, 1940 ~ November 15, 2019 (age 79)

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Sue McMahan 79 Donaldson passed away November 15, 2019. Sue was born to the late William Clayton and Juanita Lee (Foreman) Johnson in Hot Springs County AR. Sue retired from Ouachita Schools as the supervisor of kitchens after 37 years, she was a faithful member of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church.

Preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years Jack and one son, Douglas Elbert.  Those left to share Sue’s memories are her daughters; Jackie Crawley of Friendship and Brenda Purifoy & husband Dewayne of Friendship, her son; Vernon McMahan & wife Kathleen of Midway, two brothers; Allen Johnson of Fort Worth, TX, and Richard Johnson of Mt. Home, AR, eight grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation will be Monday, November 18, 2019 from 5 – 7 p.m. at Ruggles Wilcox Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, November 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Ronnie Hardin and Rev. Vidal Martinez officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery with Donnie Parrish, Cecil Hathcock, Donnie Cannon, Richard Mathews, Cotton Womack and David Martinez as Pallbearers.

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November 18, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home
517 Clay Street
Arkadelphia, AR 71923

Funeral Service
November 19, 2019

2:00 PM
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church
85 Church St
Friendship, AR 71942

Interment following funeral service
November 19, 2019

Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Donaldson, AR 71941

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