She and her two sisters performed as a musical trio in the 1950's, winning an Arkansas statewide talent competition. She began performing again at age 46, featured at local and regional churches.
She is survived by her husband, Charles Calhoun Jr. of Redfield, a sister, Dixie House Crawley of Tulsa, OK (Alex), a son, Robert Calhoun (Rhonda) of Daphne, AL, two daughters, Rebecca Calhoun Alexander (Joey) of Hensley, AR, and Debbie Calhoun Young (William), Hensley, AR, and grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, 2022, at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello, AR. Visitation is at 1 p.m. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery on Hyatt Street in Monticello.
John PerryHensley, AR Tuesday, July 19, 2022 Prayers for you Becky, Debbie, and Bobby, and especially Rev. Calhoun.
Condolences from Jackie, Henry, Mary, and me.
jim mitchellcrossett, AR Sunday, July 17, 2022 sorry for your loss Charlie. I know you loved her dearly. I just lost my dear wife on 01 14 21, so my grief is still very strong. So hang in there you will make it. As always Jim Mitchell---Cuz!
Raymond StewartArkadelphia, AR Sunday, July 17, 2022 Faye and I are so sorry for the loss of Eddie. She was a high school classmate. Very artistic lady and had a sweet and quite personality. Our prayers are for Charles and the family. Raymond and Faye Stewart
Leon HoodAshdown, AR Sunday, July 17, 2022 To the family of Eddie; "Sorry for your loss" Leon Hood, Ashdown, AR