Mrs. Edith Fulton, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, June 10, 2013 at St. Elizabeth Nursing Center in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 88 years, 6 months and 22 days. She was born Wednesday, November 19, 1924 in Trumann, Ark., to James P. (Jack) and Bertha Vickery Daniels and reared by her paternal grandparents Joe and Allie Fair Daniels.
Edith worked at Little River Bank in Lepanto and retired from the Bank of Trumann. For 25 years Edith taught Sunday School to children and youth at First Baptist Lepanto. She was a member of Maple Grove Baptist Church in Trumann for the last 35 years. The focus of her life was her husband, her children, and her Lord Jesus Christ.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 41 years, William Lyle Fulton and two sons, William Lyle Fulton Jr., and Randall Lyle Fulton. She is survived by one daughter, Tammy (Steve) Horne; three sons, Gary (Susan) Fulton, Ronnie (Loretta) Fulton and Jackie (Toni) Fulton; six granddaughters, Elizabeth (Jeff) Cunningham, Leighanna Fulton, Lauren (Jason) Vick, Abby (Cito) Vargas, Gabby Fulton and Lindsey Fulton; six grandsons, Stephen (Robin) Fulton, Andrew (Alyse) Fulton, Caleb Fulton, Kyle Fulton, Fulton Rhodes and Lyle Fulton; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Elveen Brandon and Paulette Bishop; and three brothers, James, Jim and Larry Daniels.
Funeral service will be Thursday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. at Maple Grove Baptist Church in Trumann with Rev. Gary Fulton officiating. Burial will follow in Potters Memorial Cemetery in Lepanto, Ark., under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann, Ark.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons Stephen Fulton, Andrew Fulton, Caleb Fulton, Kyle Fulton, Fulton Rhodes and Lyle Fulton.
Visitation will be Thursday from 12:00 noon until 1:30 p.m. at Maple Grove Baptist Church.
An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.