Thursday, December 6, 2007

Rachel Casey, 85, of Seligman, died Sunday, Nov. 25, 2007, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rogers, Ark.

She was born Feb. 17, 1922, at Indian Bottom, Ky., to Andy Engle and Martha Wallace Engle. She moved to the area in 1970 from Laramie, Wyo. She was a housemother at the University of Wyoming in Laramie and at the U of A in Fayetteville. She was a Baptist.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her first husband, roby Scott; her second husband, Charles Casey, Sr.; one son, Charles Casey, Jr.; one daughter, Dora Casey; one brother Nicholas Engle; and three sisters, Omi Wooten, Dora Jones and Delma Jones.

Survivors include: three daughters, Louise "Rusty" Matthews, of Seligman, Betty Early, of Heavner, Okla., and Thelma Macintosh, of Talihina, Okla.; 14 grandchildren; 40 great grandchildren and many great great grandchildren.

Graveside services were held Saturday at Pea Ridge Cemetery under the direction of Sisco Funeral Home of Pea Ridge, Ark.