Gay Marshall Obituary

Gay Marshall, age 65, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 in Mena.

She was born January 16, 1953 to the late Hollis Marshall and the late Mary Willhite Marshall. She was a dispatcher for the Polk County Sherriff’s Office for 20 years. Gay enjoyed her dogs. Mostly, she loved her children and grandchildren. Gay was a people person and never met a stranger. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. She will be dearly missed.

Survivors are daughters: Teresa Cochran of Pickerington, Ohio, and Mary Standerfer and husband Tracy of Cove, Arkansas


Grandchildren: Madison Gilbert of Dayton, Ohio, Macy Gilbert of Pickerington, Ohio, and Halie Standerfer of Cove, Arkansas

Brothers: Larry Marshall of Arizona, Thomas Marshall and wife Kathy of Mena, Arkansas, Charles Marshall and wife Joan of Mena, Arkansas

Sisters: Kathy Bailey and husband David of Westville, Oklahoma, and Carol Sickles and husband Clay of Mena, Arkansas

Numerous other family and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Hollis and Mary Marshall.

Graveside service will be Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the Pine Ridge Cemetery in Pine Ridge, Arkansas with Brother Bryan Richardson officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.


11-10-18 3:30 p.m.