Olgia Marie Ingersoll, 72, of Hope, died Thursday, October 24, 2013, at Wadley Regional Medical Center at Hope.
Mrs. Ingersoll was born April 13, 1941, in Waldron, to Fred and Doris Agnes Heckard Speaks. She was a housewife and member of Boughton Baptist Church, in the Boughton Community, for 56 years. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother and a devoted Christian who loved to sing and write gospel music.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Terrell Ingersoll; two sons, Frankie Ingersoll and wife, Kathy, of Hope, Eddie Ingersoll and wife, Donna, of Pine Bluff; a daughter, Patti Akin and husband, Ed, of Prescott; six grandchildren, Mandy Davis, Krystal Hellums, Christopher Akin, Jennifer Akin, Jeremy Ingersoll, and Melanie Ingersoll; 13 great-grandchildren, and numerous brothers, sisters, relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday, October 25, at Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope.
Funeral services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Saturday, October 26, at The Boughton Baptist Church, with Bro. Ricky Burke and Bro. Doug Higginbotham officiating. Burial will follow at Piney Grove Cemetery in the Boughton Community. Arrangements are by Brazzel/Oakcrest The Funeral Home of Hope, Eddie Brazzel, Director.