Myrtle Zelma Kinsey, September 17, 1936~April 25, 2015

Kinsey for Paper copyMyrtle Zelma Kinsey, aged 78, of Fayetteville passed away on April 25, 2015 in Fayetteville.  She was born in Riviera, Texas on September 17, 1936 the daughter of David and Louise Wright Buttram.  She married James Leon Kinsey in 1957.  Myrtle moved to California in the 1950’s and moved to Arkansas in 1965.

She was preceded in death by two sons, James Robert and Alfred Ray Kinsey.  She attended Assembly of God in Mount Ida for six years and various other churches after that.  Myrtle enjoyed taking care of her grandchildren.  She lived life to the fullest.  Myrtle had friends at Hillcrest Towers and volunteered at the resale shop at Hillcrest.

Myrtle is survived by daughters, Mary Pugh and Judy Kinsey; and sons,  John, David and Sam Kinsey; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, April 30, 2015 from 4-6 P.M. at Beard’s Chapel.  Memorial services will be held Friday, May 1, 2015 at 1:00 P.M at Beard’s Chapel.

Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Beard’s Chapel.

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    priscilla doss » 27. Apr, 2015

    Myrtle very sweet and kind lady our thoughts and prayers Go to the Family

    Lisa & Kevin Wilson » 29. Apr, 2015

    We are sorry for your loss & we will be praying for you all.

    Nancy Doss » 29. Apr, 2015

    Myrtle has been a dear friend to me for many years, she was always there for me when I needed her I have a lot of fond memories of her , I will miss her greatly, but her mansion was awaiting her, she has a new body with no pain and suffering there, my heart goes out to her family, you’re always in my prayers .