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2522 E. Broadway
P. O. Box 722
Forrest City, AR 72335
Phone: (870) 633-8135
Fax: 870-633-8136
Dorothy Edmonds

Dorothy Edmonds (Chatmon)

Thursday, June 2nd, 1932 - Monday, January 27th, 2020
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Clay Funeral Home
P. O. Box 722
2522 East Broadway
Forrest City, AR 72336

Mrs. Dorothy Chatmon Edmonds, 87 of Forrest City, died Monday, January 27th, 2020, at Willowbend Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Marion, AR.
Mrs. Edmonds was born June 2nd, 1932 in Round Pond AR, to the late Mr. Louis Chatmon and the late Mrs. Cleo Gatewood Chatmon.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Mr. Roosevelt Edmonds.

Mrs. Edmonds is survived by her children, Mr. Tony Edmonds of Memphis, TN, Mr. Kenneth Edmonds of Tulsa, OK, two brothers that she raised as sons, Mr. Frank Smith of York, PA and Mr. Marvin Smith of Memphis, TN. A host of other relatives and friends that loved her dearly including her First Baptist Church family and her Semper Fidelis Club.

The Funeral Service for Dorothy Edmonds will be at 2:00 pm Saturday, February 1, 2020 at First Baptist Church on Cross Street. Interment will be in Casteel Cemetery, Forrest
City, AR.

The family will receive friends from 3:00- 5:00 pm Friday, January 31, 2020 at CLAY FUNERAL HOME, INC., 2522 East Broadway,

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  • Visitation

    Friday, January 31st, 2020 | 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    Friday, January 31st, 2020 3:00pm - 5:00pm
    2522 East Broadway
    FORREST CITY, AR 72335
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, February 1st, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Saturday, February 1st, 2020 2:00pm
    First Baptist Church *
    306 East Cross Ave
    FORREST CITY, AR 72335
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Casteel Cemetery
    Hwy 70 West
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Mary Hall

Posted at 02:06pm
My Deepest Sympathy and Sincere Condolences to Kenny , Tony, Marvin and Family. Your Mother was a beautiful person inside and out. Love you Guys!!!

Delores Morelon

Posted at 01:45pm
“A word of comfort and of hope, that in your deepest sorrow, you will find new strength and peace of mind and courage for tomorrow.” Please know that you are in our prayers.

Sending condolences to the family of Mrs. Edmonds on behalf of The Lincoln High School - Maroon & Gold National Alumni Association, Inc. (MGNAAI), Forrest City, Arkansas. Mrs. Edmonds was a member of the Lincoln High School Class of 1950 and a faculty member.

Lincoln High Class of 1967

Posted at 07:54am
We, the members of the Class of 1967, send our love and deepest sympathy to the the family of Mrs. Edmonds. She was a caring teacher during our years at Lincoln and will be fondly remembered.

God has another Angel.

Priscilla Pinelton Posted at 10:08am

To one of the greatest teacher I encounter. May you rest in heaven, your work on earth is done!

Dr. Dorothy Wofford Witherspoon

Posted at 07:37pm
Thinking of you and keeping the family in my prayers. With deepest sympathy. Dorothy Wofford Witherspoon, classmate of Marvin Smith
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