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Melody Ann Land

Melody Ann Land, 61, of Pocahontas, Ark., passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Melody was born on Friday, September 20, 1957, in Pocahontas, Ark. She was a loving wife, mother, daughter, sister, grandmother, neighbor, and friend.

Melody was a member of the First Assembly of God.

Melody is preceded in death by her father, Bill Pitman.

Melody is survived by her husband, Jackie Land Sr. of the home; mother, Hazel Pogue Moore; two sons, David Wayne (Sharon Godwin) Pitman, and Jackie Land Jr., both of Pocahontas; daughter, Amber Hampton of Pocahontas; brother, Robert Dale Pitman of St. Louis, Mo.; and eight grandchildren, Madison Rash, Trever Rash, Logan Godwin, Jeremiah Land, Tristan Hampton, Peyton Pitman, Danny Robert Foster Jr., and Phoenix Foster.

All services for Melody Land were held in the chapel of the Fears Family Funeral Home, in Pocahontas, Ark., on Saturday, August 31, 2019.

Visitation was held from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Melody’s funeral service immediately followed, beginning at 12:00 p.m., with Terry Miller officiating. Burial followed in the Pitman Cemetery, near Supply.

Serving as pallbearers were James Johnson, Robert Morton, Logan Godwin, Austin Kelly, Bert Land Jr., and Steve Land.

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