Gloria Marlene Follett 1931 - 2012

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Gloria Marlene Follett, age 81, passed peacefully into her heavenly Father's loving arms on August 19, 2012 at Green Acres Lodge in Holiday Island, Arkansas. Born Gloria Marlene Daugherty on January 29, 1931 in Portland, Oregon, eldest daughter of Albert Elijah Daugherty and Rosa Beulah Anderson.

Preceding her into Jesus' open arms are her beloved parents Albert and Rosa; her adoptive parents, Elmer and Alice; her half-brother Sidney Daugherty; her sister, Beverly Paul; and lifelong friend, Geraldine Townsend.

Survivors include her brother Bert and wife Nancy, St. Francis, Kansas; sister Donna Porter, Las Vegas, Nevada; brother-in-law Bob Paul, Arvada, Colorado; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, and multitudes of friends and Brothers and Sisters in Christ.

A Celebration of Life Service will be Friday, September 7, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. at the Lonestar Bible Church, 3807 Hwy. 23 South, Eureka Springs, Arkansas with Pastor John Faulkner officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Eureka Springs Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Memorial donations may be made to TMKC, In Memory of Gloria Follett, P.O. Box 768, Eureka Springs, Arkansas 72632-0768 (please specify "Donations" or "Bibles"). Online condolences may be sent to the family at