Rose Jolley Lord, age 88, of Pine Bluff, Ark. died Wednesday, July 3, at North Metro Medical Center, Jacksonville, Ark.
She was born June 23, 1925 at West Helena, Ark. a daughter of the late Robert Lee Bush and Edith Rawls Bush. She was a graduate of the Hamburg High School and attended the Modern School of Business. She was a staff member for Congressman Ray Thornton and Mayor Dave Wallace for the City of Pine Bluff from which she retired. Rose was a member of Watson Chapel Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by husbands Arthur Lamar “Dute” Jolley whom she married on September 17, 1950 and he died August 26, 1984 and Aubrey Lord whom she married August 15, 1986 and he died May 19, 2005. A brother Clyde Lamar Bush also preceded Rose in death. Surviving are two stepsons Greg Lord and wife Julie, Germantown, Tenn. And Jim Lord and wife Lynn, Pine Bluff, Ark.; a stepdaughter Dianne McAllister and husband Larry, Woodberry, Tenn; seven step grandchildren and five step great grandchildren; A sister-in-law Peggy Bush, Alpine, Calif; 5 nieces and nephews all of Calif.
Graveside services 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, at Oakland Cemetery. Visitation 9:00 a.m. until service at Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren. Memorial preferred to the Hamburg Honor Scholarship Program, The Donald W. Reynolds YMCA or the Watson Chapel Baptist Church. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com.