Margaret Criswell Obit

Margaret A. Criswell, 81 of Traskwood, AR passed away at 5:15 p.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at the home of her daughter in Milford, IN. She was born October 17, 1934 in Saline County, Arkansas to J.J. and Addie (Barnes) Jensen.


She was married on October 21, 1967 to Kenneth Ray Criswell who preceded her in death in March 2015. She lived at Dewart Lake for 23 years, retired in 2000 from Chore Time Brock in Milford, and then moved Arkansas with her husband after retirement.


She is survived by:

2 Sons – Morice Farr of Tulsa, OK & Danny Farr of Traskwood, AR

2 Daughters – Deborah Criswell & Rachel Farr both of Milford, IN

7 Grand & 14 Gt. Grandchildren.


Margaret was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 8 brothers, and 1 sister.


Visitation will be 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. on Monday, September 7, 2016 at Ashby Funeral Home, 108 West Narroway Street Benton, Arkansas. Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 at the funeral home. Burial to follow at Mt. Olive Cemetery in Bauxite, AR.


Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN assisted the family with local arrangements.


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