STAR CITY Marie Knobloch, age 91, of Star City, formerly of Monticello, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2011, at Lincoln Heights Health Care in Star City. She was born September 18, 1920, to the late Mellie (Lum) Harrison and Anner Standard Harrison.

STAR CITY Marie Knobloch, age 91, of Star City, formerly of Monticello, passed away Sunday, December 25, 2011, at Lincoln Heights Health Care in Star City. She was born September 18, 1920, to the late Mellie (Lum) Harrison and Anner Standard Harrison.

She was the widow of William Knobloch, a homemaker and was a very active and loyal member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Other than her church work, she loved gardening and yard work.

She was also preceded in death by a son, William Knobloch, Jr.; a granddaughter, Teresa Renee McWhorter; six brothers, Archie, Floyd, Sammie, Howard, Edmond and Winferd Harrison; and four sisters, Addie Gregory, Ellie Kellum, Elizabeth Paschall and Virginia Wilson.

Survivors include two daughters, Markaleta McWhorter and husband, Jimmy of Star City and Patsy Lowry and husband, Raymond of Star City; one brother, Raymond Harrison of Star City; five grandchildren, Tanya Frizzell of Star City, Diane Farrar of Farmerville, La., Cindy Launius of Sparkman, Barbara Launius of Sparkman and Mark McWhorter of Star City; seven great grandchildren and six great great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m., Wednesday at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial to follow in Union Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday. Memorials: Pleasant Grove Baptist, Lone Sassafras Road, Monticello, Ark. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.