Joann Wingard


WOODLAWN — Joann Kimbrell Wingard, age 73, of Woodlawn, died Saturday, April 27, 2013.

She was born February 15, 1940 at Woodlawn a daughter of the late Monroe Kimbrell and Pearl Marie Faver Kimbrell. She was reared and educated in the Woodlawn area and was a member of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church.

First and foremost, she was a homemaker. For a number of years she owned and operated W. and W. Dairy Dip and Videos Galore at Rison. She had also worked as a secretary at Goodyear earlier in her life.

Predeceasing Mrs. Wingard are a sister, Barbara Lucas Tyra; and her son-in-law, Mack Dixon.

Her survivors include her husband, Billy Wingard, whom she married on February 9, 1957; a daughter, Paige Wingard Dixon of Sheridan; a son Todd Wingard of Woodlawn; a brother, Jerry Kimbrell of Woodlawn; five sisters, Joye Hankins and Dina Hankins, both of Glendale, Elnora Talent and Judy Johnson, both of Woodlawn; and Bertie Pickles of Beebe; two grandchildren, Brady Dixon and Alexa Dixon; and an aunt, Neale Faver of Woodlawn.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, 2:00 p.m. at Fuller Hale-South Funeral Chapel. Private interment will be in Friendship Cemetery.

Visitation will precede the service, starting at 1:00 p.m. At other times, the family will be at the home of Lee and Dina Hankins in Glendale.

The family wishes to express special thanks to Charlotte Heflin and Johnnie Biggs for their loving care of Mrs. Wingard.

Memorials may be made to Jenkins Memorial Center, 2410 Rike Drive, Pine Bluff, AR 71603.

Online condolences: FullerFunerals.com