Tuesday, March 25, 2008

L.V. WARREN, a resident of Berryville, was born April 21, 1928 in Urbanette, a daughter of Thomas and Rhilda (Standlee) Downs. She died Friday, March 21, 2008, in Harrison, at the age of 79.

Mrs. Warren was a homemaker. She was of the Pentecostal faith.

She is survived by one son, Jimmie Carroll Warren and wife Wanda; one sister, Georgia Moody; two granddaughters, Donna and husband Wes Sooter and Quetta Warren, all of Berryville; three great-grandchildren, Kristen and husband Anthony Jewell of Aurora, Mo.; Leslie Ann Sooter, and Bethany Compton-Warren, both of Berryville; two great-great-grandchildren, Hannah Jewell and Anthony Jewell, Jr., both of Aurora, Mo.; and a host of other family and friends.

On April 9, 1942, she was united in marriage with James Matthew Warren, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by her parents; her twin brother, J.D. Downs; three sisters, Oleta Standlee, Gladys Summers, and Opal Standlee; and two brothers, Stelven Downs and Cecil Downs.

Funeral services were to be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 25, 2008, at Living Faith Church with Rev. David Keith and Rev. Dorvin Ricketts officiating. Memorial donations may be made to the David Keith Medical Fund at Arvest Bank and Community First Bank. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com.