Alma Augusta Gainey, 96, a resident of Mountain Home formerly of Cherry Hill, New Jersey passed away Saturday, November 23, 2013, at her residence.
She was born April 21, 1917, in Camden, New Jersey to the late William H. and Bertha (Taylor) Townsend. Alma worked many years as a secretary also many years of her life she was a world traveler. After her travelling she relocated to the Twin Lakes about 30 years ago from New Hampshire where she was content staying at home. Alma loved to cross stich. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lloyd Leroy Gainey, a daughter, Dianne Linda Gainey and two sisters, Beatrice Finnegan and Eleanor McCoy.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Gloria and George Costellan of Mountain Home; a granddaughter and her husband, Cathy and James Jr. Zulker of Mountain Home and two great grandchildren, James III and Thomas Zulker.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 27, 2013, at the Conner-Hankins Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Randy Ludwig officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Conner-Hankins Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kindness, Inc., 942 Coley Drive, Mountain Home, Arkansas 72653.
The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.conner-hankinsfuneralhome.com.