Juanita L. Royer

Wednesday, January 23, 2008


Juanita L. Royer, 81, of Leachville died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2008, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born Nov. 28, 1926, in Boggs, Okla., to the late Corbett Adams and Ethel Mayberry Adams, Mrs. Royer was a long-time area resident of Leachville and a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, Matthew Royer and Mark Royer, both of Rolla, Mo.; two sisters, Zella Hitt of Fort Smith and Vivian Webb of Arlington, Texas; a niece, Barbara Spencer, and husband Tom of Leachville; three stepsons, a stepdaughter, four grandchildren, and a host of other nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Royer was also preceded in death by her husband, Orvil Royer; a brother, Leonard Adams; two sisters, Bernice Adams and Corene Roberts.

Graveside services were Friday at 2 p.m. at Leachville Cemetery with Faith Funeral Service of Manila in charge of arrangements.

Pallbearers were children and grandchildren.