Graveside services for Mrs. Opal Ard were held Monday, October 1, 2018, at New Hebron Cemetery. The family officiated with interment following. Mrs. Ard passed away from this life Friday, September 28, 2018, at Lawrence County Hospital in Monticello.
Saulters Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Ard was born September 4, 1936, in Guthrie, Oklahoma, to Mr. Elbert Lee Kizzar and Mrs. Mary Moten Kizzar. She was a bookkeeper for Regions Bank. She was a member of Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Charles Ray Ard of Monticello; two sons, Charles (Penne) Ard of Huntersville, North Carolina and Brady (Kimberly) Ard of Clinton; three brothers, Johnny Kizzar of California, Jackie Kizzar of Texarkana, Texas and Kenneth Kizzar of San Benito, Texas; two sisters, Suzie Davis of Texarkana and Vera Green of San Benito; twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her mother and father; two sisters and five brothers.
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