Our beloved mother, Mrs. Mary Ann Radford Gulley, was born on May 30, 1942 to the late Rev. and the late Mrs. W.M. Radford.
Mrs. Mary graduated from Columbia High School in 1960. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.
Mrs. Gulley served as a faithful member of Mount Olive Baptist Church in Camden until she was no longer able to drive the distance. She then moved her membership to Friendship Baptist Church of Stamps, where she served as a faithful servant until she departed this life here on earth to fly away to her eternal life in Heaven on July 3, 2019.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, Rev. and Mrs. W.M. Radford; four sisters; and nine brothers.
Mother leaves to cherish precious memories three daughters, Angela Stevens of Magnolia, Etta (Jimmy) Rankin of Taylor and Martina Dawson of North Little Rock; four sons, George (Toni) Radford of TexARKana, Leroy (Melissa) Gulley of Magnolia, Anthony Gulley of Magnolia and Travis (Evelyn) Gulley of Camden; one brother, Rev. Reubin Radford of McNeil; 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; one special friend, Charles Wright; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, July 11 at Marks Funeral Home Chapel in Magnolia. Interment will follow at St. Luke Cemetery in Magnolia.
The Rev. Reubin Radford will be the clergyman.
Visitation will be 11:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 10 at Marks Funeral Home of Magnolia.
Services are under the direction of Marks Funeral Home, Inc., in Magnolia.