Gayle Meadows Amason, 86, of El Dorado, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2013, at the Medical Center of South Arkansas following a sudden illness. She was born June 6, 1926, to Ira Washington and Annie Lee Staggs Meadows in Greenwood, LA.
She was a member of College Avenue Church of Christ and the Primetimers. Gayle was a volunteer with RSVP, co-owner of Holland Iron Works, an avid cat lover, and loved to sew and paint.
Preceding her in death are her parents; and brother Wayne Meadows.
Survivors include her brother, John Meadows (Elaine) of El Dorado; three nephews, Mike Meadows (Cathy) of El Dorado, Rusty Meadows (Nancy) of Searcy, AR, Scott Meadows (Pam) of Hot Springs, AR; and two nieces, Laura Jones (Rocky) of Rogers, AR; Kathy Genry (Scott) of Dahlonega, GA; several great nieces and nephews; and several great-great nieces and nephews.
A graveside will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 1, 2013, at Arlington Memorial Park under the direction of Young's Funeral Directors with Bro. Dan Williams and Bro. Kent Jobe officiating.
Memorials may be made to Camp Kurios, PO Box 42, El Dorado, AR 71730, The Childrens' Home, 5515 Old Walcott Rd., Paragould, AR 72450, or to the Union County Animal Protection Society, 1000 Sunset Rd., El Dorado, AR 71730.