Opal Hargraves Obituary:
Funeral Date: 5/3/2007
Opal Hargraves, age 92, of Lillie, Louisiana died Tuesday, May 1, at TriCare Hospital, Bernice, La. She was born June 3, 1914 at Hampton, Arkansas a daughter of the late Fred Kitchell and Stella Ellen Winder Kitchell. She was a homemaker and a Methodist. She married Warner Dozar Hargraves in 1928 and he died May 12, 1987. Surviving are 2 sons Warnuel Hargraves and spouse Joyce, West Memphis, Ark. and Wayne Hargraves and spouse Dorothy, Junction City, La; a daughter Wanda Helen Lawrence and spouse Myrl, Hamburg, Ark; 1 brother Claude Kitchell, San Leandro, Calif; 6 grandchildren Larry Ford, Hamburg, Ark, Ronnie Ford and spouse Cynthia, Crossett, Ark, Aris Hargraves and spouse, Vicki, Lillie, La, Wayne Hargraves, Jr. and spouse Karen, Hope, Ark, Wanda Brown and spouse Don, Junction City, Ark, and Patty Cardin and spouse David, El Dorado, Ark 9 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by a son Duane Alton Hargraves, 3 brothers Ones Fred Kitchell, Oscar Kitchell and Everette Kitchell and 7 sisters Maude Hargis, Punie Morgan, Meade Jackson, Fern Pinida, Pansy Bass, Ethel Burnett and Corinne Land.. Funeral services were 2:00pm Thursday, May 3, at Eden Baptist Church by Rev. Keith Hicks. Denise Hudson was the pianist, Bill Hamilton and Norma Bailey the soloist and Wanda Brown and Sarah Brown sang a duet. Burial was in Crossroads Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home of Warren. Pallbearers were Ronnie Ford, Aris Hargraves, Wayne Hargraves, Jr, Don Brown, Justin Hargraves and Jake Hargraves.