Ms. Myrna Sue Rapert, 74, of Manila died on June 4, 2010, at the Manila Nursing Center. Ms. Rapert was born on Feb. 13, 1936, in Monette to the late John Morgan Cornish and Lulu Willyard Cornish. Ms. Rapert enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family and friends.
Survivors include: a daughter, Susan Welch of Canada; a brother, Rev. Clarence Cornish and wife Pauline of Leachville; Four sisters, Lulu Lang of Little Rock, Ollie Emerich and husband Charles of Horatio, Lela Riley of El Paso, and Letha Whited and husband Leroy of Monette; One grandson, Bradley Dean Cole of Colorado; One granddaughter: Jamie Lynn Cole of Colorado and a host of other family and friends.
Ms. Rapert was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Ernest Cornish, Tommy Cornish, and Mack Cornish; two sisters, Jewell Blasingame and Lovie Lang.
Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. on June 7, 2010, at the Monette Cemetery with Rev. Ernest Cornish officiating.
Faith Funeral Service in charge of arrangements.