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Carrie Gifford, age 52, of Concord, Arkansas, passed away on September 28, 2015 in Batesville, Arkansas. Born on July 29, 1963 in Houston, Texas, she was the daughter of the late Bud Townsend and Mildred Davis Townsend.

Carrie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She worked an an Emergency Medical Technician for AET Ambulance. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She is survived by her husband Charles Gifford, her children Jessica Fuller and Tina of Beebe, Arkansas, Jennifer Brown of Heber Springs, Arkansas, Danielle Nichols of Drasco, Arkansas and Austin Jenkins of Concord, Arkansas, her half-brothes Bryan Stump and Michael O’Brien and her half-sister Melissa Davidson, and her seven grandchildren. Carrie is also survived by her other relatives and many friends.

Visitation will be held from 6:00pm to 8:00pm on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at Olmstead Funeral Home with Funeral Services being held at 2:00pm on Saturday, October 3, 2015 at Olmstead Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Concord Cemetery.