Gracie Panhorst, 8, of Williford, Arkansas, went to her heavenly home on Monday, December 31, 2018. She was born March 5, 2010, in Jonesboro, and lovingly adopted by Frank and Vanessa Panhorst. Gracie had a smile that would light up any room. She held the hearts of many people. She was a special needs child and a blessing to all.
Survivors include Gracie’s parents; grandparents, Charles and Alice Panhorst; brothers, Tyler, Mikee, and Landon Panhorst; sister, Gabby Panhorst; all of her foster brothers and sisters; numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
The family will receive friends Friday, January 4, 2019, from 1:00 p.m. until service time at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lafe, Arkansas. The funeral service will begin at 3:00 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church with Aaron Neugebauer, Don Clayton and Donnie Clayton officiating. Burial will follow at St. John’s Cemetery.
The family would like to send special thanks to the Burchfield Family Medical Clinic, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, Woodsprings Pharmacy and Home Medical, Gracie’s therapists, and D.H.S. workers. Gracie’s life was blessed by having you involved in her care.