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Ella "Chris" Christine (Cheesman) McCullah

March 2, 1946 — September 29, 2022

Ella "Chris" Christine McCullah of Waldron, Arkansas went to be with her Lord and Savior, Thursday, September 29, 2022 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Chris was born March 2, 1946 in Mountain Pine, Arkansas to Marvin and Rosie Cheesman. She was 76 years old.

Chris was a kind, warm and gentle woman. Chris enjoyed working in her chicken houses and being outside in her garden and flowers. She also was known for her beautiful quilts. She enjoyed being with her family and loved babies and kids so much that she treated them as her own. Chris attend the Waldron Pentecostal Church of God and loved her church and church family.

Chris leaves behind to cherish her memory, her children: Johnny and Janet McCullah of Waldron, Arkansas and Stephanie Lowery and husband Ron of Paris, Arkansas. One Brother: Therman Cheesman of Waldron, Arkansas and Two Sisters: Beverly Dickens and Carolyn Burnett both of Waldron, Arkansas. Granny will remains in the hearts of her 6 grandchildren: Jerad Owens, Jace Owens, Amber Randle, Blaine McCullah and Mystri Hutchens. 5 great-grandchild: Ashlynn Owens, Fallon Harless, Nikki Owens, Palin Randle and Cadderly Randle. Chris will be missed by all that knew her and the many whose lives she impacted including a host of extended family and friends she loved dearly.

Chris was preceded in death by her parents: Marvin and Rosie Cheesman, her husband Lloyd Ray McCullah, two brothers: Bobby Cheesman and Marvin Jr. Chessman, one sister: Erma Hollaway and granddaughter Kyla Owens.

Chris's life celebration will be Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at 3:00 pm at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Waldron, Arkansas. with Rev. Konnor McKay Officiating. Interment will follow at Cedar Creek Cemetery in Cedar Creek, Arkansas.

Chris's pallbearers will be: Brian McCullah, Daniel McCullah, Blaine McCullah, Jerad Owens, Riley Hutchens and Jace Owens. Honorary pallbearers are: Wade Cheesman, Jesse Randel, Ronnie Cox and Mark Cagle.

Visitation will be on Monday, October 3, 2022 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas

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Monday, October 3, 2022

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Tuesday, October 4, 2022

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