Caralene Sue Buford, 60, died peacefully on Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Life Touch Hospice after a brave battle with cancer.

She was born Oct. 30, 1953.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Elsie Shivers.

Left to cherish her memory are her husband of 25 years, Casper; a daughter, Cassandra; a son, Jason; two grandchildren, Leah and Lucian; three brothers, Tommy, Henry and Doug and their families; and a special friend, Karen McVay.

Special thanks are offered to the angels at Medical Center of South Arkansas and Life Touch Hospice for their love and caring given to Caralene, and most of all to the extended families she worked for and loved so dearly. Thank you so much.

Caralene donated her body to science so that others may live on through her last selfless act of kindness.

A benefit memorial will be held beginning at 9 a.m. April 12 at Crabapple Point in Calion to help with her medical expenses.

Donations may be made in her name to the J.R. Williamson Hospice House, Life Touch Hospice, 2301 Champagnolle Road, El Dorado, AR 71730.

Published: 03/25/2014