Joan (JoAnne) Ruth Szczepanik, 81, of Greenwood, Arkansas died Friday, August 17, 2018 in Barling, Arkansas. She was a retired register nurse and of the Lutheran faith.

She is survived by one son, Steve Szczepanik, one daughter, Julie Graham, three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Cremation is under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.