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Shirley Ann Britnell
August 26, 1938 - December 3, 2020

Mrs. Shirley Ann Britnell of Trumann departed this life on Thursday, December 3, 2020 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, AR at the age of 82 years, 3 months, and 7 days.  She was born in Ensign, KS and lived most of her lifetime in Trumann.  She was a factory worker and a member of Calvary Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her father, Pete Atkins; and one sister, Sue Fike.          She is survived by her husband James Britnell of the home; two daughters, Michelle (Timothy) Wood and Kim (Roger) Forbus both of Trumann; her mother, Inez Atkins of Jonesboro; one brother, Ricky (Amanda) Atkins of Trumann; two sisters, Betty (Joe) Scott of Jonesboro and Birdie Prentice of Marysville, OH; 6 grandchildren,  Magan (Jared) Walker, Lee (Zoe) Forbus, Morgan Kitchens, Hannah Wood, Heather (Chase) Exum, and Hailey Wood and 8 great-grandchildren, Rylee Wilson, Nathan Walker, Addilyn Reeves, Casen Exum, Lyla Forbus, Isabella Mathenia, Caroline Exum and Beckett Walker.       Visitation will be Saturday from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 305 Bell in Trumann.  A Celebration of Life will follow at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. Ricky Dobbins officiating.  Burial will follow in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery in Jonesboro under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home.        Pallbearers will be Lee Forbus, Shawn Blanchard, Jared Walker, David Fagan and Chevy Sullivan.       In compliance with COVID-19 restrictions, social distancing will be required along with face masks and the signing of a COVID-19 form will be required.       Online guest book can be signed at www. thompsonfuneralhome.net      

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Visitation

December 5, 2020
12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Calvary Baptist
305 Bell
Trumann, AR 72472

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Funeral Service

December 5, 2020
01:00 PM

Calvary Baptist
305 Bell
Trumann, AR 72472

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  1. Demetreal Harp, Trumann, AR says

    I am so very sorry for your loss. Shirley was a wonderful person and will be greatly missed.

  2. Pam Prentice Meszaros, Ohio says

    Uncle James, Michelle, Kim, and families, please know you are all in our prayers. We loved and will miss Aunt Shirley. Birdie, Pam, Melanie, Koriann, Jillian, and Brad were able to watch the livestream of the service. Sending love and prayers

  3. Sharon Hopper, Trumann, Arkansas says

    Cliff and Sharon are so sorry for the loss of Shirley, she was a great friend and person she will be missed our prayers are with you and your family.

  4. Carol Brooks, Trumann Ark says

    Michelle ,know that I have you and the family in thoughts and prayers today ,and the days to come .Praying Gods peace and comfort.Love you

  5. Carol Conatser, Trumann says

    So sorry for the loss of Shirley, she was a great person who thought of family first. Our sympathies are with you.

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