Mary Lou DueBenton, AR, 1927 - 2020
Mary Lou Due of Benton, passed away on October 13, 2020. She was born in Mansfield, Ark., on February 21, 1927. Mary Lou was the only child of John D. and Malta Russell Steed. She was a graduate of Benton High School and Henderson College. Mary Lou married her high school sweetheart, John Allen Due in 1948, when he returned from military service. He preceded her in death in 2018 after a 70 year marriage. Their son, James Allen (Jim) Due passed away in 2011.
Mary Lou was a long time teacher with the Benton School system and a member of First United Methodist Church of Benton.
She is survived by her daughter in law, Judy Due of Dallas, Texas, who wishes to thank Mrs. Due's caregivers at The Mount Carmel Community and Amberwood Health and Rehabilitation Center for their attentive and loving care.
A graveside service is scheduled for October 21, 2020 at 2 p.m., at Old Rosemont Cemetery in Benton.
Memorials should be to The Alzheimer's Association at www.alz.org.
Online guestbook at www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.
Published October 18, 2020
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Ashby Funeral Home
108 West Narroway, Benton, AR