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Edna Lucille Brooks Couch

Fayetteville, AR, 1923 - 2021

Edna Lucille Brooks Couch, age 97, of Fayetteville, Ark., passed from this life Tuesday, August 3, 2021. She was born December 13, 1923, in Fayetteville, Ark., a daughter of the late Claude T. Brooks and Grace Carney Brooks. Also preceding her in death was her husband, Leland L. Couch. Edna was retired from Ozarks Electric Co-Operative, where she served as a receptionist for over thirty years, was a member of Elkins Church of Christ, a former member of the Washington Regional Medical Center ladies auxiliary, where she volunteered in the gift shop.
Survivors are a daughter, Cheryl Couch Ledford (Buddy) of Fayetteville, Ark.; a sister, Margaret Murphy of Fayetteville, Ark.; a brother, Charles Brooks (Carolyn) of West Fork, Ark., and a brother-in-law, Larry R. Couch (Ann) of Springdale, Ark.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Thursday, August 5, at Nelson Berna Funeral Home in Fayetteville. Visitation begins at 1 p.m., Thursday, at Nelson Berna. Burial is in Sons Chapel Cemetery. Memorials are preferred to Gospel Tracts International or Willard Walker Hospice House. To place an online tribute, please visit:

Published August 5, 2021

Nelson-Berna Funeral Home and Crematory
4520 North Crossover Road, P.O. Box 8982, Fayetteville, AR
Phone: 479-521-5000