Sara Ann Ewing Gills, age 82, of Arkadelphia passed from this life on Sunday February 12, 2023, at her home. She was born on January 17, 1941, in Bemidji, Minnesota the daughter of the late Stanley and Lou Smith Ewing.
Sara was a graduate of Henderson State University. She retired from Southwest Airlines where she worked as a reservationist. Sara enjoyed horseracing, water skiing and fishing in her free time. She is preceded in death by her parents.
Sara is survived by her husband, William Kenneth Gills of Arkadelphia, one son, Kenneth Scott Gills, one daughter, Carolyn Gills, two brothers, Mickey Ewing (Mary) of Bemidji, MN and Marvin Ewing of Bemidji, MN, and three sisters, Carolyn Ewing of Bemidji, Nita Gleni (Peter) of Arizona and Vivian Ewing of Calgary, Canada.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday February 18, 2023, at South Fork Baptist Church with Rev. Mike Martin officiating.
Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until service time.
Burial will be in South Fork Cemetery.
Final arrangements are entrusted to The Welch Funeral Home of Arkadelphia. Visit www.welchfh.net to sign the guest book.