Callison-Lough Funeral Home

605 W Central, Bentonville, AR


Thelma Erma Lockhart

November 6, 1924August 3, 2019

Thelma Erma Lockhart, 94, of the Vaughn community passed into the gates of Heaven on Saturday, August, 3, 2019. She was born November 6, 1924 in Valley County, Nebraska to the late Claude A. and Hattie E. Richardson. She was also preceded in death by her loving husband of 45 years, Rolland E. Lockhart and a son, Randall L. Lockhart. She is survived by her daughter Kathleen Huber and husband James, son Bruce E. Lockhart, son Ross L. Lockhart and wife Brenda, 11 grand children, 22 great grandchildren, 5 great-great grandchildren. Mrs. Lockhart was a dedicated contributor to society serving in many leadership capacities throughout her lifetime. Service organizations include the Presbyterian Women’s Foundation, Extension Homemakers Club, 4-H Foundation, and Volunteer Election Committee just to mention a few. She became a Believer at an early age and has faithfully served our Lord and Savior the majority of her life. Thelma taught grades 1-6 in a one room school house in Central Nebraska and rode a horse 6 miles each way. She was intelligent, quick witted, and an inspiration to who knew her. Mom-GG-Grandma-Podie was loved and will be extremely missed by her family and friends beyond what mere words can convey. However, her service to God preceded all and was apparent to all who knew her. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 6, 2019 from 5-7 PM and her Memorial Service will be at 10 AM, Wednesday, August 7, 2019. Both will be held at the Vaughn Presbyterian Church. Interment will follow in Barron Cemetery. Arrangements are under the care of Callison-Lough Funeral Home in Bentonville. Condolences may be expressed at CallisonLoughFH.com Donations in lieu of flowers can be made to the Vaughn Presbyterian Church, 7655 Regional Airport Blvd, Bentonville, AR 72712 or the Benton County 4-H Foundation, POB 6327, Siloam Springs, AR 72761.


  • Visitation Tuesday, August 6, 2019
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, August 7, 2019


Thelma Erma Lockhart

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Joy Womack Newberry

August 15, 2019

Kathy, Bruce, Ross and Family,

I am so sad and sorry for your recent great loss of Thelma, Mom, GG, Grandma-Podie.
She was an amazing woman.
I am celebrating her life and keeping all of you in my prayers during this difficult time.

Joy Womack Newberry

Sharon Gardner

August 5, 2019

Alisha, she looks like a very sweet lady. Please know I am holding you and your family in my prayers. I am so glad you are part of Top of the Rock! You have a fabulous support group and we are so happy you are part of our team!! Love & Hugs, Sharon Gardner