Esther Casas, 64 of Paragould, Arkansas passed away January 17, 2012 at the Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas.

She was born March 16, 1947 at Delaplaine, Arkansas. She enjoyed traveling and helping people, She was of the Christian faith. In November 1985, she was married to Jesus Casas in California. He survives.

Also surviving are four children, Carol Rodriguez, Gilbert Rodriguez, Juanita Magnussenn and Christina Lopez; Two sisters, Mary Lou Gray and Ellen Barnes. two brothers, Lonnie Gray and Lester Gray, min grandchildren and two great-grandchildren also survive,.

Visitation will be after 6:oo p.m. Thursday January 19, 2012 in the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel in Neelyville, Mo. with the funeral starting Friday January 20, 2012 at 1:00 p.m.. Burial will be in the Memorial Garden in Paragould, Arkansas  following services with Pastor Bryan Malone officiating.