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Katie Jane Langford

Katie Jane (Ghent) Langford, 86, of Searcy, passed away Thursday, August 11, 2022 in Searcy. She was born October 12, 1935 in Searcy to the late Shelby Thomas and Annie (Brown) Ghent. Katie was a homemaker and loving mother and grandmother. She married the love of her life Miles Langford on November 21, 1956 and they spent 54 years together before he passed in 2010. Katie was a long-time member of the West Race Baptist Church having faithfully served for 69 years.

She is survived by her son, Danny Langford and wife Cathy; grandsons, Devin Langford and Drew Langford (Emily); great-grandchildren, Adler and Adeline Langford; sister, Dixie Ghent Freeling (Flynn); sisters-in-law, Maxine Boggs and Jane Von Boeckman; as well as her friends, family and church family that she dearly loved.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Miles Langford; and two sisters, Willo Dean Windsor and Peggy Ghent Smith.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the West Race Baptist Church Fund, 1009 W. Race Avenue, Searcy, Arkansas 72143; 501-268-2312.

The family will receive friends from 2:00-3:00 p.m., Tuesday, August 16, 2022 at the West Race Baptist Church in Searcy with services to begin promptly at 3:00 p.m., Rev. Chad Brandon will officiate.

All Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Searcy McEuen Funeral Home.

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She was one sweet lady. We will miss her at Church.

Lavine Watson Aug 14 2022 8:25 PM

I have no words to describe this special lady that will always have a special place in my heart. Love and prayers to her family ❤️❤️

Patsy Jones Aug 13 2022 12:05 PM

A sweet & kind lady is special words that can se said about Katie
.Memories of her from the shoe factory days, always the same no matter where you saw her. Prayers for her family.

Mary Mergenschroer Aug 13 2022 10:33 AM

Mamaw I love you with every ounce of my being I will miss you every day. I\'m happy for the time Gods given me with you so thankful for the memories. I wouldn\'t be the person I am today had it not been for you and papaw and now you are together with hun again looking down on all of us. I will make sure that adeline and adler know that you loved them so dearly. A piece of my heart left with you and I expect it back one day when we see each other again. Until that day I will do my best to honor you and papaw to the best of my ability I love you so much. It\'s not goodbye it\'s I\'ll see you later.

Dev Aug 12 2022 9:37 PM