August 21, 1930 - October 1, 2007
Visitation: October 5, 2007
Funeral Service: October 6, 2007
Interment: Benton County Memorial Park
Esther Hufford, 77, of Bentonville, Arkansas died Monday, October 1, 2007 at Northwest Medical Center of
Benton County in Bentonville, Arkansas. She was born August 21, 1930, in Hiwasse, Arkansas the daughter of
Beulah Virl Gaylean and Jacob Leroy Allmendinger.
She was a member of First Christian Church in Bentonville, Arkansas. She was retired from Wal-Mart after
serving as a supervisor at Warehouse #8, after 12 years of service.
Esther enjoyed traveling, making crafts, and sewing. She was a very avid reader. She was a lifetime resident of
Northwest Arkansas, she and her husband had lived in Bentonville for over 50 years.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, one infant son; Johnny R. Hufford, and three brothers.
Esther is survived by: her husband of 62 years, Georald Hufford, of the home whom she married June 21, 1945
in Hiwasse, Arkansas, two sons; Jerry Hufford and his wife Pat, of Little Flock, Arkansas, Gary Hufford and his
wife Teresa, of Little Flock, Arkansas, two daughters; Karen DuBois and her husband Ron, of Cocoa, Florida,
Brenda Hufford, of the home, one brother; Jack Allmendinger, of Camas, Washington, one sister; Angie Ritchey,
of Bentonville, Arkansas, five grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be: Friday, October 5, 2007 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Stockdale Funeral Services of
Funeral service will be: Saturday, October 6, 2007, at 10:00 a.m. at First Christian Church of Bentonville,
Arkansas, with Rev. Don Morrow officiating. Interment will follow at Benton County Memorial Park in Rogers,
Memorials may be sent to: The First Christian Church of Bentonville, Arkansas to the “Memorial Gift Fund,”
or the American Diabetes Association.