Barbara Ann Teas, age 86, of Drasco, passed from this life Tuesday, September 1, 2020, at the Beebe Retirement Center. Born in Cardwell, MO, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Mary Jane Grady Burrell and a 1952 graduate of Cardwell High School. She had been employed by Maybelline and General Electric when she and her family lived in Memphis. She later made her home in Drasco where she lived for 48 years. While living there she had been employed by Aromatique in Heber Springs. Barbara enjoyed gardening, being outdoors and caring for her animals of all kinds including chickens, geese, dogs and cats. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Bruce Burrell.

Survivors include:

Two sons: Robert Peace and his wife Debbie of Mountain Home, ID; Mike Peace and his wife LeeAnn of Collierville, TN

Three Daughters: Cheryl Fellows of Endicott, NY; Margie Farrell and her husband Chris of Nampa, ID; Bobbi Stevens of McRae, AR

Brother, Frank Burrell of Camden, AR

Four sisters: Bonnie Burrell of Cardwell; Demetra Laffoon of Cape Girardeau, MO; Louise Davidson of Monticello, AR; Brenda Mullen of Faulkner, MS

She also leaves 12 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Graveside Funeral Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, September 5, 2020, in the Cardwell Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral Service of Leachville. In compliance with State guidelines, social distancing will be practiced at all times. Online guest register at

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