Aileen Lydia Mary Putman

Saturday, December 26, 2009

Aileen Lydia Mary Putman, a resident of Holiday Island, AR, was born July 26, 1915, in Manhattan, KS, a daughter of James Leland and Lucinda Marietta (Johnson) Murphy. She departed this life Sunday, December 20, 2009 in Holiday Island, AR at the age of 94.

Mrs. Putman was a caretaker for the elderly and a seamstress. She also took care of Everett Faucett. She was of the Mormon Faith.

She is survived by three children; Darrell and wife Ruth McGowen of Illinois, Lucinda McGowen and Novella Reynolds of Alpena, AR; two step-children, Charles Putman of California, David and wife Marge Putman of Berryville, AR; two sisters-in-law, Mavis Boorem and Robbie Wisdom; nine grandchildren; nieces, Judy and Dalton Williams, other nieces and nephews, and a host of other family and friends.

On June 28, 1996 she was united in marriage with Noah Fletcher Putman, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one brother and one sister.

Private family services will be at a later date.

Memorial donations may be made to Patience Choice Hospice, #2 Park Cliff Drive, Holiday Island, AR 72631. Online condolences may be sent to the family at