WAHIAWA, Hawaii — Lori Neel Sanderford, age 44, of Wahiawa, Hawaii, formerly of Rison, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, June 11, 2013. She was born December 8, 1968 in Ozark, Ark., a daughter of Pete and Barbara Clary Neel. Mrs. Sanderford graduated from North Pulaski High School and attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock and the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff. She was a homemaker and of the Assembly of God faith.
Mrs. Sanderford is survived by her husband, David Sanderford of Wahiawa, Hawaii, whom she married on March 11, 1995, in Rison; parents, Pete and Barbara Neel of Rison; son, Anthony Brooke of Cabot; daughter, Lynsey Sanderford of San Marcus, Texas; brothers, Lance Neel of Portage, Pennsylvania; and Jeff Threlkeld of Russellville; sister, Lacy Neel Swayze of Hot Springs; mother and father-in-law, Melanie and William Richardson of Norfolk, Neb.
Funeral services are 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 14, 2013 at Buie Funeral Home with Brother Mike Cottrell officiating. Burial will follow in Moore’s Church Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Thursday, June 13, 2013 at Buie Funeral Home in Rison. Pallbearers are John Morris, Clay Morris, David Johnson, Mack Milner, Steven Sanderford and William Richardson. Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation, 320 Executive Ct Suite 104, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205 and the CASA Foundation. Arrangements are by Buie Funeral Home of Rison (870) 325-6216, www.buiefuneralhome.com.