Juana Pulido, 85, of Van Buren died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, in her home. She was born May 20, 1928, in Havana, Cuba. She was a homemaker and a Catholic.

Cremation was under direction of Rowell-Parish Mortuary in Fort Smith.

She is survived by two daughters, Lilly Ramirez of Fort Smith and Ivette Garcia-Mendez of Havana; four sons, Simon Mendez of Kibler, Daniel Mendez of Fort Smith, Francisco Mendez of Havana and Javier Mendez of Miami, Fla.; 16 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.