"For decades Mrs. Shellia, either in the classroom or at the State Capitol, was a strong advocate for children and Arkansas families,” said Mayor Zack Tucker. “Her benevolent leadership will be missed in Drew County and our region; and the I will be eternally grateful for her friendship and service for the community.”
A retired school teacher of 30 years, Lampkin served Ashley & Drew Counties in the Arkansas State House of Representatives since 2011. In addition to her service as a legislator, she was a tireless volunteer for numerous local charities and organizations such as the Drew Memorial Hospital Auxiliary, the Drew County Museum and the Drew County Historical Society.
Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Monday, July 25, 2016 at Oakland Cemetery.