Services for Mrs. Reetha W. Ryals will be held Saturday, April 12, 2014, at 10 a.m. from John E. Stephens Chapel.

The Rev. Dwight Fleming will be officiating. Interment will be in Ryals Family Cemetery.

Mrs. Ryals, 83, died Monday, April 7, 2014, at Neshoba General Hospital.

She lived most of her life in the Arlington Community. She retired from Spartus in Louisville. She was a member of Plattsburg Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Evans Woods and Nannie Thelma Bell Woods; husband, Otis Paul Ryals; and sister, Zonia Bozeman.

Survivors include daughters, Regina Ryals of Maryland and Doreen Leone of Lumberton; sons, Paul Eugene Ryals of Tonopah, Nev. and Kirk Ryals of Philadelphia; sister, Rebecca Warren of Philadelphia; brother, David Woods of Noxapater; three grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and five great-grand-children.