Alice B. Golden
Alice Geneva Bledsoe Golden, 85, of
Magnet Cove, whose son and daughter-in-law, Kenneth Wayne and Jan
Golden, reside in Clarksville, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2008, at St.
Joseph Mercy Health Center.
She was a native of Arkadelphia,
daughter of the late Thomas Watson and Janie Smothers Bledsoe, member
of First Southern Baptist Church of Magnet Cove, retired Magnet Cove
High School secretary, and was preceded in death by one
daughter-in-law, Louise Golden; two brothers, Clyde and Lawrence
Bledsoe; and one sister, Eunice Melton.
Survivors include her husband of 61
years, Joe Tilden Golden Jr.; another son, John Wesley Golden and wife,
Marie, of Nashville, Tenn.; one brother, Thomas Roland Bledsoe and
wife, Virginia, of Pine Bluff; one sister, Mary Jane Jones of Hot
Springs; four grandchildren, Gitane Golden of McKinney, Texas, Melissa
Glidden and husband, Jon, of Aubrey, Texas, Beau Golden of Connecticut
and Britt Golden of Clarksville; three great-grandchildren, Jonas,
Andrea and Daniel Golden; one brother-in-law, Oscar Golden and wife,
Betty, of Benton; two sisters-in-law, Catherine Graham and husband,
Ewing, of Jonesboro and Janette Melton and husband, Joe, of Richmond,
Va.; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral was at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.
8, in the Regency Funeral Home Chapel at Malvern with Oscar Golden and
Robert Newton officiating. Burial was in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens in
Pallbearers were Danny Melton,
Jackie Brumbelow, Mark Tatum, Junior Bledsoe, Lewis Bledsoe, and Harvey
Memorials may be made to the First
Southern Baptist Church of Magnet Cove.