Madge Clanton Lasiter
Funeral Date: 7/8/2013

Madge Clanton Lasiter, age 84, of Fordyce, AR. died Wednesday July 3, at St. Vincents Infirmary in Little Rock, AR. Born August 25, 1928 in Ingalls, AR. a daughter of the late Thomas Oscar Clanton and Effie Sledd Clanton she was a retired elementary school teacher with 30 plus years of service and a member of First Baptist Church in Fordyce. Also preceding her in death were brothers Ray Clanton, George Clanton, Ralph Clanton, Ronald Clanton; and a sister Mildred McClendon. Survivors are her husband Charles “Bear” Lasiter whom she married January 5, 1947. 2 sons Peyton Charles Lasiter and spouse Tracy, Little Rock, AR. and Mark Clanton Lasiter and spouse Terri, of Australia. 1 daughter Karen Lasiter Pennington of Belgium. 1 sister Lois Hilmer, Tucson, AZ. 8 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. Funeral services were 10:00 a.m. Monday July 8, at First Baptist Church in Fordyce with Rev. Ken Shaddox and Rev. Stacy Reed officiating. Musicians were Becky Rogers, Kathy Craven and Jane Graves. Burial was 2:00 p.m. Monday July 8, at Union Hill Cemetery in Ingalls, AR. with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Lori Eller, Walker Lasiter, Shelly Kidder, Jake Lasiter, Jon Pennington, Kalie Lasiter, Greg Pennington and Peyton Lasiter.



Name: Dave & Laura Owen
Message: Our condolences to all.We love You!

Name: Ernie and Earline Ferrell
Message: Charles and Family, please accept our sympathy. We will always treasure the memories at Hermitage School.

Name: Clayton & Jean Cochran
Message: We extend deep and heartfelt sympathy to the family. Thinking of you and praying God will send peace and comfort at this time in your lives.

Name: Reecia Ann Carr-McGaha
Message: Charles and family,ya'll are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Linda West
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Mary Crowder
Message: my heart is breaking for you. I love you all and have been praying daily. Will continue.

Name: Norma Ennis-Jaynes
Message: Charles & family, May His presence be very close to you in this time of your loss.

Name: James Wright
Message: Your family is in my thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time.

Name: Mildred Green
Message: I was saddened to learn about Mrs. Lasiter. She was such a sweetheart and will be missed by so many whose lives she touched. My thoughts and prayers are with Mr. Lasiter and the family. May God bless and keep you all.

Name: Diana Matkin - Soler
Message: My deepest and most heartfelt sympathy to each of you.

Name: Sandi & Jimmy Holt
Message: Our love and prayers are with all of you. We love Madge and Charles and they will always be special friends.

Name: Joe & Barbara Finley
Message: Such a special lady and dear friend! Our prayers are for you and our thoughts are with you.

Name: Johnny & Laverne Daniel
Message: Charles, Our hearts were so saddened to hear about your loss. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you now and in the days ahead.

Name: Auburn Ponder-Anderson
Message: We are so sorry to hear about your loss. May the Lord wrap His arms around you and give you comfort in this time of sorrow. Madge was such a dear, woinderful person, and I will miss her so much.

Name: Diane Daniels Smith
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Since my return to Arkansas, Mrs. Lasiter has blessed me so much with her warmth and love for this former student. I will miss her so very much but I rejoice in the knowledge that I will see her again in heaven.

Name: Jimmy and Ellen Jacobs
Message: Sending thoughts and prayers to your family at this difficult time.

Name: Donna Penn
Message: So sorry to hear about Madge. She was such an inspiration to me my first few years in Fordyce!!!

Name: Janell Green Ray
Message: I am so sorry about Mrs. Lassiter. She was such a sweet and kind lady. May she RIP.

Name: Graham Gillis
Message: Mark and family: So sorry to hear about your loss. Lots of fond memories growing up around your Mom. You are in my thoughts and prayers.