Wanda Deeds, 76, of Manila died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. She was born May 26, 1932, in Heber Springs to the late Guy and Lucy Brady. She was a checker for American Greetings and a member of the Little River Baptist Church.
Survivors include three sons, Larry Deeds of Lepanto, Timmy Deeds of Brookland and Ricky Deeds of Monette; three daughters, Gail Long of Jonesboro, Patsy Wilson and Penny Tate both of Manila; a brother, Guy Brady Jr. of Spring, Texas; three sisters, Jeanette Birdsong of Camden, Lucille Birdsong of Merced, Calif., and Emma Jones of Mountain Home; four step-grandchildren; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, Junior Deeds, and a sister Ruth Hall.
A celebration of her life was held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21, at the Little River Baptist Church with Rev. Bobby Floyd officiating. Burial was in Manila Cemetery under the direction of Gregg Funeral Home of Monette.
Personal condolences may be sent to the Deeds family at www.greggfunerals.com.