Idella M. Jamerson

~~Idella M. Jamerson, age 82, of Magnolia died Saturday, December 2, 2017 at John R Williamson Hospice House of El Dorado, AR.  Idella was born May 13, 1935 in Emerson, AR. She is the daughter of the late Almer and the late Fannie Mae (Blanks) Miles.  She married King H. Jamerson. 

Idella was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. She was a laundress at Snow White Cleaners and Laundry in Magnolia for many years.   She enjoyed being active and just being out of doors, especially playing basketball.

She is survived by four sons: Johnny R (the late Claudette Cheatham) Miles of Emerson, AR, Kenneth D Jamerson, Bobby D Jamerson, and Darrell Jamerson, all of the Freehope Community, Magnolia; one daughter: Carol (Paul R.) Rone of Magnolia, AR; nine grandchildren: Carrie Jamerson, Jasmyne Jamerson, Kentorey Jamerson, Shamika Rone, Randy Rone, Rochelle Miles, Johnny Miles Jr, LaShundra Mallory, and Kevin Miles; fifteen great grandchildren; and one stepdaughter Doris (B.A.) Okraku of Flusing, MI.

The funeral will be held 11:00 am on Saturday, December 9 at A.C. Henderson Memorial Chapel, 614 Calhoun Rd., Magnolia, AR with Rev. Victor Morgan officiating.  Burial will follow in Freehope Cemetery, Columbia 61, Magnolia, 71753, under the direction of Henderson Funeral Service.

Visitation will be Friday, December 8 from 12:00 noon - 4:00 pm at Henderson's Mortuary, 614 Calhoun RD, Magnolia, AR. Online guestbook available at