Rhonda Gail (Tapley) St. John passed away May 18, 2017

Rhonda Gail (Tapley) St. John 63, of Heber Springs passed away on May 18, 2017. Rhonda was born in Searcy, Arkansas on September 25, 1953 to Dudley Dale Smith and Theda Floeace (Lester) Smith. Rhonda retired from the VA’s Office where she truly loved working with veterans and their families. Rhonda is preceded in death by her parents Dudley and Floeace and her brother Ronnie Dale Smith. Rhonda is survived by her loving husband Chuck St. John, her brother Marty Thomas Smith and his wife Kristen, her two sons Chad Tapley and his wife Stephanie, and Brad Tapley and his wife Chasity, 3 grandchildren, Chance Tapley, Braden Tapley, and Savannah Tapley, her dear friend and Cousin Ketta Murray and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. A viewing for Rhonda will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 5-7pm at Pleasant Springs Fellowship Church. Rhonda’s service was on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at St. Mary’s Church. Assistant Pastor Primo Viosin officiated and Brother Jeff Chandler read Rhonda’s Eulogy. Rhonda was laid to rest at St. Mary’s Cemetery following the service. Arrangements by Bishop Crites Funeral Home 108 N Broadview, Greenbrier 501-679-4400 www.bishopcrites.com.