Mary Neill


MONTICELLO — Mrs. Mary Jane Ryburn Neill, 70, of Monticello, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. She was born January 19, 1942 in Monticello.

She taught elementary school in Pine Bluff from 1965-1966 before becoming a proof operator and bank teller at Commercial Bank and was a member of Rose Hill Free Will Baptist Church. She was the daughter of the late Robert Lee Ryburn and Lois Morrison Ryburn and was preceded in death by one sister, Robin Ryburn.

Survivors include one daughter, Kristi Friday and husband, Quinn of Monticello; two brothers, Ronnie Ryburn and wife, Gloria and Robert Ryburn and wife, Martha, all of Monticello; one granddaughter, Kenzie Friday, two nephews and one niece.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 20, 2013 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial in Oakland Cemetery. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Memorials to: Rose Hill Free Will Baptist Church, 2130 Hwy 35 W., Monticello, AR 71655. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.