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Ilene Wages

Ilene O’Mary Wages, 86, of Little Rock, formerly of Hampton, died Monday, March 25, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Madison and Dora O’Mary; brothers, Thomas, George, Noah, and Marion O’Mary and sisters, Lesta Mae Gorman, Sallie Gentry and Ruby Lookadoo.

Survivors include her faithful husband of 66 years, Olan Wages; daughters, Brenda Edge and husband James, Marcia Hunt and husband Tom, and Kay Tibbs and husband Russel; 12 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren, Karon, Jim Caleb, Joshua, and Hannah Whitmore; Scott Edge; Kristi, Michael, Kali, McKensi, and Karly Tucker; Tommy, Amber, and Adley Hunt; Josh, Alisa, and Jeffrey Tibbs, Candice Tibbs and Derick Adams; siblings; Simmie O’Mary, Rachel O’Mary Watson and family.

A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, March 29, 2013 at Roller-Owens Funeral Home Chapel, with Tom Hunt officiating. Burial will follow at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m., tonight at the funeral home.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Second Baptist Church, 1117 North James St., Jacksonville, AR 72076.

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