Laura Belle Tallant

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Laura Belle Tallant, a resident of Eureka Springs, AR, was born Nov. 30, 1922 near Garfield, AR, a daughter of Amos Reynolds, Sr. and Nora (Baker) Reynolds. She departed this life Thursday, Apr. 5, 2012 in Eureka Springs, at the age of 89 years.

Laura was a very devout Christian with her family being the center of her life. She enjoyed the outdoors and loved gardening. Laura retired from Emerson Electric in Rogers, AR. Brighton Ridge has been her home for the past six years after living in Rogers since 1974.

On Dec. 16, 1948, Laura was united in marriage with Elmer Tallant who preceded her in death. She is survived by one sister, Juanita Reynolds of Eureka Springs, AR; one brother, Amos Reynolds and wife Louise of Garfield, AR; two grandsons, Dustin Eisler and Spencer Eisler and wife Sarah; and several nieces and nephews.

Laura was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and daughter Patricia Eisler.

Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Monday, Apr. 9, 2012 at the Ruddick Cemetery in Garfield, AR with Brother Vito Sawtell and Rev. Acra Turner officiating. Interment will follow the service under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to Gideons International, P.O. Box 362, Berryville, AR 72616. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.