Ida Lee Priddy
Mrs. Ida Lee Priddy of Weiner, Arkansas, departed this life on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at the age of 76. She was born June 4, 1942 in Grubbs, Arkansas the daughter of A.D. and Emma Lee Jones Summers. On May 14, 1960, Miss Ida Lee Summers married Mr. Billy Joe Priddy, and together they built a life and raised three sons.
Mrs. Priddy was a homemaker, who enjoyed cooking and canning. She especially loved raising her boys, and caring for and loving her family and friends. Mrs. Priddy was a member of the First Baptist Church of Grubbs, who loved serving the Lord.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Mrs. Priddy is survived by her husband of 58 years, Billy Joe Priddy of the home; three sons, Terry Priddy and Kari Fletcher of Harrisburg, David Priddy and wife, Tina, of Springdale, and Brian Priddy and wife, Trish, of Jonesboro; four sisters, Diane Bradford, Sandy Vines, and Janie Mitchell, all of Grubbs, and Tracy Emery of Newport; eight grandchildren, Josh Morris, Ethan Morris, Kayla Priddy, Haley Priddy, Walker Priddy, and Tony Priddy, Ali Fletcher, Jillian Sutton, Tiffany Kimbrough, and Christy Roberts; six great-grandchildren; and a lifetime of friends.
Friends may visit at the funeral home, Thursday, 5:00-7:00 p.m. Funeral services are 10:00 a.m. Friday at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel, with interment in Oak Grove Cemetery at Weiner.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Alvin Vines, Trey Moody, Wayne Mitchell, Terry Emery, Clay Thomas, and Donnie Wright. Honorary pallbearers are Doug Bradford, Jimmy Mack, Phil Priddy, Tom Priddy, Leon Brown, and Steve Dostie.