Marcella Toombs

Monday, September 11, 2006

Lake City

Marcella Toombs, 82, formerly of Paragould, died Sunday, Sept. 3, 2006, at Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City.

She was born on July 7, 1924, in Greene County. Mrs. Toombs was a homemaker and a member of Christ United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry Toombs Sr. of Bono and Tommy Toombs of Jonesboro; a daughter, Charlotte Toombs of Little Rock; a brother, Cleatus Hoyer of Termo, Calif.; a sister, Violet Baldwin of Paragould; three grandchildren, Jerry Toombs Jr. of Paragould, Dennie Petronio of Montreal, Tommy Toombs Jr. of Jonesboro; and two great-grandchildren, Jake Toombs of Paragould and Cade Petronio of Montreal.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman W. "Perry" Toombs; and her parents, Albert and Cleo Hoyer.

The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel in Paragould with Michael Sutton and Stephen Dickinson officiating. Burial was in Greene County Memorial Gardens Cemetery,

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