Agnes Snyder, 94, of Newport and formerly of Helena, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at Newport.
Agnes Snyder, 94, of Newport and formerly of Helena, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013 at Newport. Mrs. Snyder was born Jan. 15, 1919 at Marianna to the late Claude G. Travis and the late Reba Welker Travis Snyder. She owned and operated O.M. Snyder Grocery Store for over 20 years in Helena. She leaves a son, Melvin Snyder (Patsy) of Helena; three daughters, Lola Snyder Powell of Newport, Dorothy Snyder Sanders of Helena and Doris Snyder Ferguson of Dover, Ohio; five grandchildren, Mike Snyder, Tim Snyder, Brenda Powell, Werner Ferguson and Cathy Ferguson; six great-grandchildren, Michael Snyder Jr., Krystal Goss, Betsy Snyder, Christian Snyder, Ashley Campbell and Matt Snyder; and three great-great-grandchildren, Zach Snyder, Carter Goss and Aiden Snyder. Her parents, her husband, O.M. Snyder, two sisters, Claudine Travis and Marie Copeland and three brothers, Albert Travis, Jimmy Snyder and Milton Snyder, preceded her in death. A service for Agnes Snyder will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 16at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. Rev. Joe Garner will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park at Helena-West Helena. Pallbearers are Mike Snyder, Tim Snyder, Matt Snyder, M.J. Snyder, Paul Dilks and Alton Yancey. Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, Helena-West Helena, will direct services. Friends and relatives may sign the online guest book at www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.