Mrs. Amy McWhorter

Mrs. Amy Jane Crunk McWhorter, age 101, a resident of Lockesburg, Arkansas, died Thursday, June 6, 2019, in Texarkana, Texas.

She was born June 11, 1917, in Sevier County, Arkansas. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Lockesburg and a homemaker.

Mrs. McWhorter was preceded in death by her parents, Will and Nora Crunk; her husband, William Aaron “Bill” McWhorter; two sons, Bobby McWhorter and Jerry McWhorter; a grandson, B.J. McWhorter; a great-grandson, Austin Brackett.

She is survived by one daughter, Diana Shaw of Nash, Texas; two sons and three daughters-in-law, Billy and Wanda McWhorter, Jim and Jane McWhorter, and Sandra McWhorter all of Lockesburg; one sister, Ida Mae Nutt of Carthage, Arkansas; a special niece, Leaetta Payne; and several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

Graveside funeral services for Mrs. McWhorter were held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, June 8, 2019, in Old Union Cemetery with Terell Polite officiating, under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in De Queen.

The family received friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, June 7th at the funeral home.

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