Sue Lingle

Sue Lingle

Sue Lingle, 86, of Anna, died Friday, June 25, 2021, at 3:55 a.m. at Integrity of Anna.

She was born on May 5, 1935, in Cobden, the daughter of Carl and Thelma Smith Jennings. 

She married Forrest “Tiny” Lingle on Nov. 27, 1954. He preceded her in death on Nov. 17, 2004.  

She worked at Florsheim Shoe Company and then owned Anna Plaza Hair Salon. She was a member of Anna Heights Baptist Church in Anna.  

Survivors include her son, Gerald (Julie) Lingle of Ullin; her two granddaughters, Karla Rushing (James Dukes) and Jeannie (Raymond) Beegle; and four great-grandchildren, Taylor, Mackenzie, Raymond and Jacelynn. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and by an infant son, Dana Lingle.

Funeral services were held at Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro on Monday, June 28, at 1 p.m., with the Rev. LaRue Parr officiating. Interment followed in the Jonesboro Cemetery.

Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro was in charge of arrangements.

To view the obituary or to leave an online condolence for the family, visit

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