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Velma Carraway

Sarah Velma Carraway, 85, of Fayetteville, AR, died Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at home.

Visitation will be 5pm-8pm Friday at Stringer Family Funeral Home.  Services will be 10am Saturday at Stringer Family Chapel with burial in Pine Bluff Cemetery.  Stringer Family Funeral Services in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.

 Mrs. Carraway was born to Oscar and Miriam Smith in Copiah County.  She formerly lived in Baton Rouge for 40 years and she and her husband retired to Wesson in 1987.  Later they moved to Fayetteville, AR in 2001 until her death. 

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Thomas Carraway; two daughters, Mandy Cummins and Miriam Atwood and husband Dan all of Fayetteville, AR; sister, Georgia Smith of Brookhaven; 6 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
 
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Washington Regional Hospice, 34 Colt Square, Fayetteville, AR 72703.

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