Laurease Tisdale Lambert, age 85, of Bismarck, passed away on Sunday December 11, 2016 in Hot Springs. She was born August 23, 1931 in the DeRoche Community to the late Dewey and Eva Dyer Tisdale. Laurease was retired from Southwestern Bell after thirty-two years and a Methodist. She was a devoted wife, companion, mother and grandmother.
She was preceded in death by four sisters, Dovie Tisdale, Bunner Haynes, Burley Hankley, Rachel Curl and one brother, Carl Leonard Tisdale.
Survivors are her husband, Murl Lambert; one daughter, Lisa Mullings Rogers and husband, David of Sardis; one step-daughter, Susan Williams of Hot Springs; three step-sons, Ronnie Lambert of Arkadelphia, Donnie Lambert of Pt. Cedar, Steve Lambert of Bryant and their respective families; and extended family, Mary and Danny Crow of Bismarck; ten grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 14th at Hickory Grove Cemetery with Rev. Debbie Perry officiating. No formal visitation is planned. Arrangements are by Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home of Arkadelphia.