Irene E. Cumpton, 97, of Marshall, died Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at Fitzgibbon Hospital in Marshall.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 31, 2007, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Marshall. Rev. Russ Johnson will officiate. Memorials may be made to Gill Memorial Baptist Church c/o Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. Online condolences may be sent to www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Dec. 18, 1909, in Benton County, she was the daughter of the late William H. Brady and Eva Pyle Brady. On Sept. 21, 1929, she married Acie C. Cumpton, who preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 1977. She had lived in Marshall most of her life, worked at International Shoe Company and was a homemaker. She was a charter member of Gill Memorial Baptist Church and taught Sunday school for many years.
Survivors include one brother, Carl Brady of Madera, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Richard Calvin Cumpton; three brothers; and four sisters.