Grace Ann Mason, age 73, passed away Friday night, May 18, 2012, at Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton. She was the oldest child, born September 2, 1938, of Delbert Lewis Price and Alice Smith Price, both of whom predeceased her. Her brother Lewis Don Price and his wife, Tressie, also preceded her in death.
She leaves two sons, Morris Dale Huddleston and wife, Renee, and Tracy Allan Mason and wife, Carol; one daughter, Melinda Renee Ryan and husband, Dale, all of Benton and her sister, Tommie L. Rickman and husband, Wayne of Inola, Oklahoma. Her grandchildren are Kevin Huddleston and wife, Alisha of Lowell, Arkansas, Lindsey Mason of Little Rock, Nick Harrison and Terri and husband, Matt Hosford of Mississippi, Farra Cassidy and husband Jim of Oxford, Mississippi and Cayce Landers and wife, Lindie of Benton and also seven great-grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.
Grace Ann was retired from Saline Radiology, PA. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
Visitation will be Monday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Ashby Funeral Home.
Services will be held Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel. Burial is at New Rosemont.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Michael J. Fox Parkinson’s Foundation.
We would like to extend our special thanks to Dr. Laurence Lo, the special nurses in CCC and on the 5th floor at Saline Memorial Hospital for the care and love they showed to us through these difficult weeks and also her caregivers, Kelly and Karen.