Alice Lillian Snow, 87, was born Friday, February 10, 1933, to William Edward and Willie Felicia Rickey Heral in Lawrence County, Arkansas, near O’Kean. Lillian passed away at her home in Pocahontas, on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, being lovingly cared for by her family.
Lillian married Howard “Joe” Snow on November 1, 1950. They had one daughter and three sons. She was a hard worker, who grew up working in the cotton fields. Lillian also worked at Dalton School, Randolph County Library, ProGroup, and was an election official. She was a faithful blood donor, having donated over five gallons of blood during her lifetime. Lillian was also a member of the Pocahontas Missionary Baptist Church.
Lillian was preceded in death by her parents, William and Willie Heral; her husband Howard, on February 24, 1997: her daughter, Marilyn McReynolds, on July 6, 1996; and her son, Tim, on December 10, 2010. Also preceding her in death were her brothers Delbert, Ray, Cecil, and Glen Heral, and sisters Wanda Bode and Maxine Lance.
Lillian is survived by two sons Jon (Pam) Snow of Maynard and Thomas of Huntsville, Alabama; daughter in law Margaret Snow of Jonesboro; Eleven grandchildren, Andrea, Ashlee, Katrina, Erika, Kyle, Stormy, Joseph, Anastasia, Andrea, Stephanie, and Nick whom she helped care for any time she could; eleven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter. Lillian is also survived by one sister, Mary Hibbard, of Walnut Ridge.
All services will be held in the chapel of Fears Family Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 18, 2020, from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. Lillian’s funeral service will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2020, at 10:00 am; Randy Lingenfelter officiating. Lillian will be laid to rest in the Snow Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks to consider donations to the Snow Cemetery.
COVID-19 restrictions are in effect. Those attending must follow the directives issued by the Governor of Arkansas that include, but are not limited to, the following: wearing a face covering, signing the contact registry, and maintaining social distance.