Ola Beatrice Franklin, 90, Little Rock, entered the Heavenly gates on April 4, 2022. She was predeceased by her parents; two sons, Eddie Nelson and Robert Earl Brown; and a daughter, Carolyn Diane Brown.
She leaves to cherish her memory: children, Charles Lipsie, Little Rock, Kenneth Brown (Renae), Houston, Texas, Sharon White-Marlow, (Charles), Little Rock, Mary Robinson, and Gaylon Brown-Morgan (Leander), Little Rock. She has 25 grandkids; 39 great-grandkids; and 10 great-great-grandkids; as well as a host of special family and friends.
Walk-through visitation is Friday, April 15, 2022, 12 noon-4:30 p.m., Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home, 1200 Chester Street, Little Rock. Masks are required. Social spacing is observed. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, April 16, 2022, Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church. Interment: Arkansas Memorial Gardens.