Judith Ann Lancaster, Aug. 10, 1926 -- Oct. 26, 2009

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Judith Ann Lancaster, 83, of Holiday Island, died Oct. 26 at Eureka Springs Hospital. She was born Aug. 10, 1926 at Conway, the daughter of Balfour Gordon and Frances Ophelia Mabry Harton.

She was a member of the Holiday Island Community Church and was co-owner of a manufacturing business with her husband where she served as secretary. She loved her Tuesday and Thursday bridge groups and bridge friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dick Lancaster to whom she was married on Oct. 12, 1942, one sister, Flarrie Harton and one daughter-in-law, Patti Lancaster.

Survivors include: two sons and one daughter-in-law, Rick and Kit Lancaster of Des Moines, Iowa and Balfour Lancaster of Rochester Hills, Mich.; one daughter and son-in-law, Fran and Tom Carlin of Eureka Springs; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and numerous well-loved friends and family across the country.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 30 at the Holiday Island Community Church with Pastor Allen Thrasher officiating.