Princess Bernice Shoptaw, 95, of Jacksonville passed away April 4, 2020. She was born on August 15, 1924 in Benton, Arkansas to the late Bunyon Dunn and Jewell (Wright) Dunn.
She was a member of Victory Baptist Church in Jacksonville and retired from Franklin Electric.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Shoptaw and her son, Tommy Shoptaw.
Bernice is survived by her daughter Joyce Burks; two granddaughters, Renee Spencer and Ronda Sobczak; five great-grandchildren, Travis and Tyler Obiol, Taylor Spencer, Caleb and Krista Woodward; three bonus great-grandchildren, Cayla, Haley, and Justin.
Bernice’s family has arranged for a private graveside service and burial, in light of current public health concerns. Her family is very grateful for your understanding, support and prayers in this difficult time.
Arrangements entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 501-982-3400.