Zelma Leona Releford, 73, of Van Buren died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, in Van Buren. She was born Nov. 25, 1940, in Van Buren. She was a member of St. Matthew Baptist Church and was a retired employee of OK Foods.

Funeral will be 11 a.m. today at Zion Baptist Church in Alma with burial at Beale Cemetery in New Town under the direction of Rowell Parish Mortuary in Fort Smith.

She is survived by a daughter, Brenda Johnson of Van Buren; four sons, Michael and David Releford, both of Fort Smith, Arthur Releford of Mansfield and Patrick Releford of Alma; a sister, Palestine Perry of Van Buren; 14 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.