Cola Mae Slone, 83, of Conway, Arkansas passed away from this life on Wednesday, September 15, 2021. She was born on November 18, 1937 in Jerusalem, Arkansas.
She is preceded in death by her husband John Slone; son James Williams; daughter Treva Smith; sister Helen Tryon; grandsons Chance Beach and Shane Belcher; granddaughter Amanda Smith and niece Angela Nevin.
Cola is survived by her daughters Traci Beach (Matt) and Trinna Filbert; sons Curtis Williams (Mary) and Mark Williams (Levi); sister Faye Sumerall; brother Wayne Porter (Sue); grandchildren Bruce, Monika, Ben, Fawn, Brian, Charlie Jo, Justin, Heather, Ron, Andrea, Jessica, Tony, Serena, Chance, Jake, Ivee; 24 great grandchildren; 6 great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Cola was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend. She enjoyed many hobbies including painting, crafts, sewing and Native American arts. Cola loved her grandchildren and great-great grandchildren and was overcome with happiness to have 2 princesses named for her which are her granddaughters Ivee Cola Williams and great-great granddaughter Paige Leighann Mae Hockman. She had a love for plants, animals and the beauty of outside nature.
Cola was a proud member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and the VFW Veterans Association. She was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all.
Arrangements are under the trusted direction of A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas. 72076. 501-982-3400. www.anaturalstatefuneralservice.com