Geraldine McConnell Hight Hamer


Obituary Notice

Geraldine McConnell Hight Hamer, 93, of Little Rock passed away July 13, 2003. She was born February 24, 1910 in Neosho, Missouri to Franklin M. McConnell and Hattie Ramey McConnell. She was preceded in death by her husband Chester F. Hight, who died in 1933, and Curtis Hamer, who died in 1959. She is survived by a sister Ruth McConnell Hunter, two children Aline Hight Brown of Wimberly, Texas and Dr. Chester F. Hight of Little Rock, Arkansas, 5 grandchildren: Mark Brown, Bethany Brown Lott, Dana Brown Scaief, Tracy Hight Sykes, Karen Hight Russell; and 8 great grandchildren: Christopher Lott, Caitin Lott, Cameron Lott, Lindsay Scaief, Kevin Scaief, Brian Scaief, Courtney Sykes, and Taylor Sykes.

She grew up in Fayetteville, Arkansas and later relocated to Little Rock. She was an active member of Pulaski Heights Presbyterian Church. Mema, as she was lovingly called by her grandchildren, was a strong woman with a very dry wit. Her family loved her dearly and will miss her very much.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday at Pinecrest Memorial Gardens in Alexander with the Rev. Jim Miller officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of Ruebel Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Our House, 408 S. Main, Little Rock, Arkansas 72201.

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