Loretta Elaine Raggio, 82, of Booneville passed from this life Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017, in Fort Smith. She was born July 14, 1935, in Garden Grove, Calif., to the late Lyle and Elizabeth (Hemphill) Morse. She was a loving mother and housewife. She loved spending time with her family, working puzzles and cooking. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Billy Joe Raggio; son-in-law, Freddie Lynch; and her parents, before mentioned.
Funeral service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Roberts Memorial Chapel in Booneville with burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Booneville under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home. There will be no graveside service.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday at Roberts Funeral Home.
She is survived by three daughters, Sharon Lynch of Booneville, Jodie Smith (Bill) of Booneville and Stacy Smith of Booneville; one son, Dennis Raggio (Julie) of Booneville; one sister, Beverly Jaramillo of Garden Grove; two brothers, Lyle Morse Jr. of Ohio and Jimmy Morse of Temecula, Calif.; nine grandchildren, Wesley, Ashlie, Christen, Alexa, Erika, Calvert, Cameron, Joel and Aaron; 14 great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
Pallbearers will be Wesley and Ian Lynch, Calvert and Cameron Raggio and Jacob and Michael Green.