Ora Murrel Alderson, December 6, 1917 ~ May 26, 2014

aldersonOra Murrel Alderson, 96 of Fayetteville passed away Monday, May 26, 2014 at Walnut Grove Nursing Center in Springdale. She was born December 6, 1917 in Elkins to Arden and Belva Lawson. She was married to Carl Alderson for 62 years. She enjoyed growing flowers and making quilts for her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, three brothers, two sisters and a great grandson.Survivors include four sons, Wade Alderson and wife Joella, Von Alderson and wife Mary, Glendon Alderson and wife Shirley all of of Fayetteville and Johnny Alderson and wife Louise of Elkins; two daughters, Anna Ruth Alderson of Fayetteville and Ruby A. Reed and husband Bill of Winslow; two sisters, Marjore Hill of Elkins and Marthel Hensley of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; ten grandchildren; eighteen great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at Beard’s Funeral Chapel from 5-7 PM. A funeral service will be held at Baldwin Church of Christ on Thursday at 10 AM with Mr. Bobby Dockery officiating. Burial will be at Wesley Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Brian Reed, Jay Alderson, Carl Alderson, Greg Alderson, Rodney Alderson and Aaron Alderson. Honorary Pallbearers will be Randy Alderson, Floyd Alderson, Shannon Gabbard, Michael Pearson, Orry Alderson, Zach Alderson and Dustin Alderson. Memorials in her name can be made to Gospel Tracts International, 4377 E. Huntsville Rd., Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701.

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    Tisha Brooks Boscia » 27. May, 2014

    Wade and Jo, Vaughn and Mary, Glendon and Shirley, Ruth and family,
    Heaven just got a lot sweeter. Out thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May Jesus wrap his loving arms around each of you.

    We love you so much,
    Tisha and Bill

    Debbie Lawson Parks » 27. May, 2014

    I am so sorry to hear about Aunt Murrell I loved her alot, she was always kind to me. I know this is a great loss, my prayers and thoughts are with you all. May God Bless all of you.

    Dr. Kirk Johnson & staff » 28. May, 2014

    Sorry for your loss to all the Alderson family. She was a wonderful lady and we enjoyed the opportunity to care for her. Sincerely, Dr. Kirk Johnson and staff

    Stanley & Mellanie Boyd » 29. May, 2014

    We are very sorry to hear of Murrel’s passing. She was a very sweet lady and will be missed by many but never forgotten. Our hearts and prayers are with the family during this tough time. May God hold you all in His arms and give you peace and comfort.