Hazel E. Lane, 88, of Benton passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014.Â
She was born Oct. 18, 1925, in Hazen to the late Clarence Henry and Gertie Lee Wallace Hudson.
Hazel worked at Gingles Department Store in Benton for more than 40 years, was a member of the Benton Business and Professional Women's Club for 40-plus year and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.Â
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Louis Lane; a daughter, Vicky Lane; a brother, Troy Hudson; and a sister, Nadene Harmon.
She is survived by her daughters, Jeanne Cole of Little Rock, Sharon Andrews (Jerry) of Benton, Jan Leach (Phillip) of Benton; a sister, Emma Jean Scott of Benton; six grandchildren, Sherry Robinson (Bobby), Lisa Townsend (Randy), Alyson Hass (Darren), Bryson Spivey, Nikki Spivey (Tom Johnson) and Ashton Leach; seven great-grandchildren, Keeley Culver (Lance), Kyleigh Robinson, Heather Thornberry (Eric), Bailey Allen, Cruz Oseguera, Macy Hass and Kellen Johnson; two great-great-grandchildren, Brody Thornberry and Delilah Culver; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 13, at New Rosemont Cemetery with Pastor Brock Patterson officiating.
Serving as pallbearers are Bryson Spivey, Bailey Allen, Cruz Oseguera, Randy Townsend, Bobby Robinson, Darren Hass, Lance Culver and Tom Johnson.
Ashby Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation is set from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 12, at the funeral home.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com
Family comments: The family would like to thank Central Arkansas Hospice for all their kindness. Hazel will be remembered by the family as the kindest, sweetest mother and nanny ever.