Anna Marilyn Hogan, 87, of Waldron, Arkansas, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, August 31, 2023. Marilyn was born October 13, 1935, to Thaddeus Dillard Reid and Arvie Gladys (Fleming) Reid in Acorn, Arkansas. She was a member of the Northside Church of Christ in Greenwood, Arkansas, and a long-time member of the Westside Church of Christ in Waldron, Arkansas.
Marilyn was married to Kenneth Hogan for 57 years, raising four children together. Marilyn was a dedicated registered nurse and a caregiver to many. She was a talented seamstress and crocheter and loved gardening. Marilyn was a kind and caring person and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, especially her grandchildren. The memories made with her loved ones will forever be treasured by each of them.
Marilyn leaves behind to cherish her memory her four children: Mike Hogan (Kim) of Van Buren, Arkansas; Cheryl Seidel (Stuart) of Boca Raton, Florida; Bary Hogan (Christine) of Aledo, Texas; and Annette Smith (David) of Mansfield, Arkansas. She will remain in the hearts of her ten grandchildren: Jeffery Hogan (Ashley) of Killeen, Texas; Taylor Hogan of Fort Smith, Arkansas; Grant Hogan (Shaina) of Kibler, Arkansas; Parker Hogan of Fayetteville, Arkansas; Haley Seidel Wilk (Joseph) of Olivebridge, New York; Hogan Seidel (Konni) of Seattle, Washington; Lauren Toal (Nick) of Jacksonville, Arkansas; Evan Smith (Laura Beth) of Greenwood, Arkansas; Cristina Rupp (Chris) of Houston, TX and Kathleen Nguyen of Austin, TX and five great-grandchildren: Baeleigh, Emma, Everly, Henry and Lou Frances. Marilyn is also survived by one sister, Nancy Thompson of Tulsa, Oklahoma, one sister-in-law, Jeanie Hogan of Jacksonville, Arkansas, and a host of nieces and nephews. Marilyn will be missed by all who knew her and the many lives whom she impacted, including an extended family of friends and loved ones dear to her heart.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth J. Hogan, her parents Thaddeus Dillard and Arvie Gladys (Fleming) Reid, and two brothers, Arvil Alger and Wayne Reid.
Marilyn’s life celebration will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2023, at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Waldron, Arkansas, with Grady Rice and Mark Bailey officiating. Interment will follow in the Owens Chapel Cemetery in Acorn, Arkansas. Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.
Marilyn’s pallbearers will be Jeffery Hogan, Taylor Hogan, Grant Hogan, Parker Hogan, Evan Smith, and Hogan Seidel.
Marilyn’s visitation will be on Monday, September 4, 2023, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home.