Gladys Summers

Monday, May 15, 2006

GLADYS SUMMERS, a resident of Berryville, was born May 16, 1916, in the Urbanette community in Carroll County, Ark., a daughter of Frank and Rilda (Standlee) Comer. She died Tuesday, May 9, 2006, in Berryville, at the age of 89.

Mrs. Summers was a homemaker and a housekeeper.

She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Frankie and Tommy Wright of Berryville; her son, Bill Summers of Berryville; two sisters, Georgia and her husband, Luck Moody and L.V. Warren all of Berryville; 10 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; many more friends and loved ones.

On Jan. 20, 1931, she was united in marriage with Carson Ellis Summers, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Oleta Standlee; a brother, J.D. Downs; and a great-granddaughter.

Funeral services were held Thursday, May 11, 2006, at the Charles M. Nelson Memorial Chapel in Berryville with Rev. Joe Summers officiating. Interment was in the Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.