Frances "Cricket" L. Luttrell

  • Born: January 14, 1921
  • Died: February 1, 2016
  • Location: Bald Knob, Arkansas

Powell Funeral Home

1272 Highway 367 North
Bald Knob, AR 72010
Tel. (501) 724-3201

Tribute & Message From The Family

Frances "Cricket" L. Luttrell, 95, of Bald Knob, Arkansas went to live with the Lord, Monday, February 1, 2016. She was born January 14, 1921 in Judsonia, Arkansas to Vester and Annie Thomason. Cricket worked for 20 plus years and retired from the General Industries plant in Bald Knob. She enjoyed cooking, baking, crocheting, quilting and fishing. She was a loving mother, amazing grandmother "Nanny" and a loyal friend. Her smile was beautiful, her laugh contagious, her hugs heart felt and her faith in Jesus inspiring. She is survived by a sister Gail Nelson of Bald Knob; her children, Loyal Altom of Judsonia, Janett (Roger) Wood of Beebe, Larry (Debra) Altom of Bald Knob; her grandchildren, Tonya Yielding of Judsonia, Shannon (Bobby) Long of Texarkana, Ark., Renee Fry of Beebe, Mitchell (Wanda) Wood of Cabot, Leesa (Michael) Perkins of Mt. Pleasant, TX., and Darrell (Sarah) Altom of Bald Knob. She has 15 great grandchildren and 13 great-great grandchildren, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She is preceded in death by her parents and her husband, James Luttrell; her twin sister, Bera "Dude" (short for doodlebug) Cullum; her brothers, A.D., Harl, Amos and Coy Thomason; daughter-in-law, Janice Altom; granddaughter-in-law, Gina Altom and great grandson, Dakota Glen Fry. Cricket will be greatly missed, forever loved and always remembered by those who were blessed to have known her.
Services will be held Friday, February 5, 2016 at the Powell Funeral Home in Bald Knob. Visitation will begin at 12:00 pm followed by Service at 2pm. Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home Bald Knob-Judsonia.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Cricket always had a smile on her face. I always enjoyed her hugs and laughs. She will be missed by many! So sorry!! Tammie

Posted by Tammie Cloyes - Searcy, AR - Family   February 05, 2016


I didn't personally know Ms. Cricket, but I know several of her family, and would like to extend my condolences to them.

Posted by Leah Brooks    February 03, 2016

So very sorry. Prayers for all.

Posted by Lorie Comer - Bentonville, AR   February 03, 2016

Crickets family, We will miss Cricket, she was so much fun to be around, especially in her younger days. We used to camp with her and Jim, and her brother Coy. We will not be able to come to her funeral, but want you to know that we are sorry for your loss. With Love Doyle & Ruby Luttrell

Posted by Ruby luttrell - Tipton, IN - Family   February 02, 2016