Cecile English


HUNTSVILLE, Texas — Cecile Dougan Soffar English died August 16, 2013 in Huntsville, Texas. She was 93 years old and was predeceased by her husbands, Veo Soffar in 1981 and Gene English in 2012. She was born in Prattsville, Ark. the daughter of George Albert (Sid) Dougan and Dora Keesee Dougan.

Cecile loved cooking for friends and family, enjoyed all kinds of needlework, was an avid gardener and a proud and loving parent, grandparent and great-grandparent.

She will be greatly missed by her son Benny Soffar and his wife Marilyn; daughter Carolyn Westbrook and her husband Coke; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at Harmony Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery in Pine Bluff, Ark. Saturday, August 24, 2013, 11 a.m.

Those wishing to leave memorial condolences for the family may do so at www.shmfh.com.