Juanita “Nita” Lunsford, age 82, of Pine Bluff, died Thursday, December 15, 2016.

Born October 7, 1934 in Star City, Ark. she was the daughter of the late James Harold Scifres and Doris Rodgers Scifres.

Mrs. Lunsford was a homemaker and a member of Bethany Missionary Baptist Church.

She loved her family and always put them first. She also enjoyed fishing any time she could.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Lunsford on September 8, 2012.

Nita is survived by her daughters Claudia Spainhour and husband (Randy), Lydia Hooker (Chuck); a step-daughter, Barbara Clement (Billy); a brother, Wayne Scifres (Sue); two nephews and their families; seven grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and her fur babies Tobey and Kate.

Funeral services will be Monday, December 19, 2016, 11 a.m. at Fuller Hale-South Chapel with Brother Tony Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Visitation will be Sunday from 4-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Center Grove United Methodist Church, 7351 US-270, Sheridan, AR 72150.

Online condolences: FullerFunerals.com