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Frances Hickman Mizell

Frances Hickman Mizell, 69, of Searcy died Thursday, December 22, 2016 at Unity Health. She was born January 26, 1947 in Blackton, Arkansas to the late Albert and Vadna Telleson Hickman.

Frances was an avid supporter of AARP driver safety program where she was a district director and instructor; she was a supporter of Jacob's Place, a long time secretary to Ms. Phyllis Worley, and she was a former teacher.

Frances is survived by her husband, William (Bill) Mizell , two sons; Dr. Brian Bell (Shelia) and Mark Bell (Lana), two daughters; Niki Gunn (Chris) and Whitney Williams of New York, New York. She is also survived by eight grandchildren; Savannah Bell, Mac Bell, Andreu Bell, Levi Bell, Zeke Bell, Ava Bell, Parker Gunn and Lawson Gunn.

Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by one brother, Albert Hickman, Jr. and one sister, Margie Willhite.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, 4:00 until 6:00 p.m. December 27th at Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home. A celebration of life will follow at 6 p.m.
All arrangements have been entrusted to Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Mrs. Frances Mizell's name to Jacob's Place, P.O. Box 1643, Searcy, AR 72154 or charity of your choice.

  • Visitation

    December 27, 2016
    4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300

  • Life Celebration

    December 27, 2016
    6:00 PM

    Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home

    2616 S. Main St.
    Searcy, AR
    (501) 279-9300


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Guestbook

Mr. Bill, I am so very sorry for your loss. I feel blessed to have had the opportunity to know the two of you, if only for a brief time. Mrs. Frances big smile and happy go lucky spirit made her stand out in a crowd. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this time.

Posted by Margaret Goodman - Newport, AR - Friend   December 28, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Bill, I'm so sorry for your loss. I know Frances will be greatly missed by you and by the kids and grandchildren too. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers today and in the days to come.

Posted by Sandy Gunn - Little Rock, AR - friend   December 27, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

The thing I will always remember about Frances, is her huge smile and bright eyes! She had a special way about her and she will be missed. My deepest sympathy over your loss. I will keep you all in my prayers for God to give you peace knowing she is with the Lord!

Posted by Linda Jackson - Searcy, AR - Friend   December 27, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Dr. Bell and Family - So sorry for the loss of your Mother. Sending prayers to you all.

Posted by Sharon Davis - Little Rock, AR - Friend   December 27, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

May the Lord bless and keep you. Please accept my deepest condolences on your loss.

Posted by Rachel Hawkins - North Little Rock, AR - Coworker   December 27, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

jOHN HARTSELL AND JUDY (GANNON) HARTSELL. WE BOTH WERE CLASSMATES OF FRANCES/ SHE WAS A FUN PERSON TO BE AROUND
OUR PRAYERS AND THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AT THIS TIME.

Posted by JOHN AND JUDY HARTSELL - WEST HELENA, AR - Classmate   December 25, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Such a sad loss of a Great Person! She was such a dedicated believer in the AARP Drivers Safety Program. I will miss her laughter and all of kind words she has given to me. Let us now remember all of the Great things she has done. Our prayers and wishes go out to all.

Posted by Mike and Mary Zelhof - NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR - coworker   December 25, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Bill, we are so sorry for your loss. She was definitely a fighter and also a great
friend. We will all miss her input and certainly her laughter.
Our prayers are for her and you as well.
Agnes and Joe Petruk

Posted by Agnes and Joe Petruk - Hot Springs, AR - Friend   December 24, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you

Posted by Maurine Dunavan - Moro, AR - Family   December 23, 2016

Nov 30 0001 12:00 AM