Imogene Brightwell McGhehey HANCOCK

Hope Cemetery
Lawrence County,

24 Jun 1926 - 22 Mar 2022

1) Cecil Gene McGhehey died at 37 yrs old
2) Dale Hancock

Imogene (Brightwell) McGhehey Hancock daughter of Benjamin Orvil (Ben O) Brightwell and Florence M (Norris) Brightwell.

Imogene Hancock
June 24, 1926 - March 22, 2022

Imogene Hancock, 95 of Walnut Ridge, died Tuesday March 22, 2022 at Flo & Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.

She was born June 24, 1926 in Imboden, AR to Benjamin Brightwell & Florence Norris Brightwell. She retired from Walnut Ridge Elementary School where she worked for several years as the WRES secretary. She is remembered by many for her smile and willingness to help those in need. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a member of Valley View Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Benjamin and Florence; husbands, Cecil McGhehey and Dale Hancock; and 10 siblings, Agnes Kennon, Ancil Brightwell, Ruby Bilbrey, Lillian Bratcher, Owen Beach, Louise Weir, Avis Stovall, Allen Brightwell, Maxine Morganella, and twin brother, Eugene Brightwell.

Imogene is survived by her daughters, Shirley (Don) Coker of Brookland, AR, and Cecilia (Ron) Davidson of Beaverton, OR; 3 grandsons, Kiley (Tara) Coker of Paragould, Zach (Sarah) Coker of Jonesboro, & Nick Davidson of Beaverton, OR; granddaughter, Megan (Nick) Thompson of LaPine, OR; great grandson, Kason Coker of Paragould; 3 great granddaughters, Kinsley Coker & Khloe Coker both of Jonesboro, and Hazel Thompson of LaPine, OR; and several nieces, nephews, & friends.

Visitation will be held Monday March 28, 2022 from 10:00AM-11:00AM at House-Gregg Funeral Home in Walnut Ridge.

Funeral services will begin in the House-Gregg Chapel at 11:00AM with Don House officiating.

Burial will be in Hope Cemetery in Imboden under direction of House-Gregg Funeral Home of Walnut Ridge & Lynn, Arkansas.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Flo & Phil Hospice House.

Obituary provided courtezsy of House-Gregg Funeral Home Walnut Ridge and Lynn, Lawrence County, Arkansas. Published Mar 2022 © Copyright 2010 - 22 House-Gregg Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved.

Contributed on 3/25/22 by denise.bratcher63
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Submitted: 3/25/22 • Approved: 3/28/22 • Last Updated: 3/31/22 • R1426138-G1227940-S3

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