Lois Taylor Greeson, age 102 of Texarkana, Arkansas, formerly of Nashville, passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2010 in Texarkana. She was born December 13, 1907 in Gum Springs, Arkansas to the late William W. and Anna Pollard Taylor. She was a homemaker and had worked in several areas at the Clark County Courthouse. Mrs. Greeson was a faithful Christian lady having been a member of 1st Baptist Church in Nashville. In 2007 she received an award from First Baptist Church for outstanding senior adult. She new hard work and loved doing for other people. She became famous in the area for her homemade peanut brittle. She liked working in her flower beds and loved crocheting, which she gave most away.
She was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Raymond Byers, a son, Bill Greeson, a daughter, Rita Byers, 4 sisters and 5 Brothers. Also 2 grandsons, Randy and James Byers.
A daughter-in-law, Laveta Norris of Lake Charles, Louisiana
Donna and husband Charles Carozza of Texarkana, Arkansas
Julie Greeson of Lake Charles, Louisiana
Billy and wife Annette Greeson of Sugar Land, Texas
Karla and husband Buddy Tumminello, Jr. of Pineville, Louisiana
8 Great Grandchildren, Mike and wife Melissa Carozza, Marc and wife Ashley Carozza, Tony and wife Dayle Carozza, Allison Greeson, Emily Greeson, Hannah Greeson, Ashlee Clayton and Jordan Hoyt.
7 Great-Great Grandchildren, Mallorie Carozza, Cassidy Carozza, Emorie Carozza, Carly Carozza, Carson Carozza all of Arkadelphia. Karoline and Brock Carozza of Benton, Ar. and a host of friends.
Graveside services will be Saturday, November 20, 2010 at 4 pm. at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens in Arkadelphia, Arkansas with Bro. David Blasé officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Nashville Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 11 am. until 1 pm. at the funeral home. You may send the family an online sympathy message to www.nashvillefh.com Memorials may be made to the Operation Christmas Child in care of First Baptist Church in Nashville.