Rebecca Jane Lessley, 76, of Barling passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018. She was a typesetter for Baptist State Convention of Michigan and a member of Concord Baptist Church in Van Buren. She was born Jan. 7, 1942, in Seco, Ky., to the late Benton and Edith Day Gibson Sr. Rebecca was preceded in death by her husband, James Boyd Lessley.

Service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Ocker Chapel in Alma with interment at Highland Cemetery in Ozark under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home in Alma.

Survivors include one son, Larry B. Lessley and wife Colleen of St. Louis Park, Minn.; a brother, Benton Gibson Jr. of Attica, Mich.; and two sisters, Leslie Gabbard of North Vernon, Ind., and Geraldine Taurence of Wyandotte, Mich.

The family will visit with friends from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Ocker Chapel of Alma, 917 U.S. 64 E., Alma.

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