The chapel service for Mary Engelbrecht will be live-streamed beginning approximately 10-15 minutes prior to service time at 10:00AM. You may view the service at this link: https://www.facebook.com/Humphreyfuneral . Please be aware that due to copyright restrictions Facebook may temporarily mute certain song selections played during the service. A copy of the memory folder distributed for the service is available at the bottom of this obituary page.
Mary Lucille Engelbrecht, 88, of Russellville, died Monday, December 28, 2020, at Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home. The daughter of William and Bessie Lena (Nunley) Qualls, she was born November 20, 1932, in Rover. She was a server in the restaurant business and her warm hospitality was favored by all her customers. She enjoyed shopping and spending fun & memorable times with her family.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents; her late husband Martin Carl Engelbrecht; two sisters, Jessie Qualls and Alice Koski; and two brothers, Thomas Qualls and Raymon Qualls.
She is survived by two sisters, Willie Jean Santner (Bruce) of Mt. View, MO; and Betty Hodges of Russellville; a daughter, Gail Bellucci of Melbourne, FL; two granddaughters, Victoria Bellucci-Kellam (Matthew), and Christina Bellucci, both of Satellite, FL; two great grandchildren, Brayden Kellam and Harlow Kellam both of Satellite Beach, FL; and a host of nieces, nephews and extended family.
A private family funeral service will be held Thursday, December 31, 2020, at Humphrey Funeral Chapel and live-streamed for friends and other family members. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Russellville under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. Memorials may be made to the Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home, 220 John Babish Lane, Russellville, AR 72801. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com.
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Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home
220 John Babish Lane, Russellville AR 72801