Geraldine Ashworth, 79, of El Dorado, passed away Sunday, August 14, 2011 at Health South in Farmerville, LA.
She was born June 25, 1932 in Chidester, AR to John Thomas Orren and Susie Burley Orren. Geraldine was a homemaker who liked to play bingo, was actively involved in the VFW and was of the Baptist faith.
Preceding her in death are her parents, her husband, James Edgar Ashworth and a brother, James Orren.
Survivors include a son, Roy Ashworth and wife Tammy of El Dorado; a daughter, Kathy Parks and husband Paul of Garland, TX; a brother, Lonnie Orren and wife Helen of Smackover; sisters, Linda Taweel and husband F.H. of Smackover, Carolyn Woodruff and husband John of Junction City, AR and Betty Mason of El Dorado; grandchildren, Veronica Holt and husband William of El Dorado, Heather Taylor and husband Michael of El Dorado, Holly Ashworth of El Dorado, Greg Parks. Sonya Parks, Katelyn Parks and Jake Parks all of Garland, TX and great-grandchildren, Dixie Ashworth and Kaylynn Taylor.
Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2011 in Young's Chapel with Rev. Charles Ainsworth officiating. Burial will follow at Old Parkers Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Young's Funeral Directors.
Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 16, 2011 at the funeral home.