Ivylee Langston

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Ivylee Langston, 88, of Arbyrd, died Wednesday, March 14, 2012, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center, Kennett, Mo.

Born March 2, 1924, in Rombauer, Mo., she was a homemaker and worked with her husband at his store, Langston Grocery. Mrs. Langston was a member of Silverdale Baptist Church at Arbyrd.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Bobby J. and Charlotte Langston of Arbyrd; one brother, Theo Staggs of Paragould; and two grandchildren, Tonya Galyean and Kelli Dern. Survivors also include three great-grandchildren, Garrett Galyean, and Zack and Brittani Wilson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Roy Langston; parents, Lee and Ivy Pearl Staggs; and four brothers, Lawrence, Arlee, Elmer and Earl Staggs.

Visitation was Thursday evening at Mitchell Funeral Home, Paragould.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 16, at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel with Shannon Miller officiating. Burial was in Shiloh Cemetery.

Online guestbook is www.mitchellfuneralhomes.com.