Pam Bise passed away April 19, 2018

Pam Bise, 62, of Jonesboro, passed from this life  Thursday, April 19, 2018, at NEA Baptist Medical Center.  She had lived in Jonesboro for years, moving here from Newport.  She enjoyed camping, fishing and hunting, but her true love was Cardinals baseball. She was preceded in death by her mom, Helen Joplin.
Survivors include her life partner, Susan DiGaetano, of the home; her father, Howard Bise; brother, Rick Bise of Newport; sisters, Sherry Bise of Jonesboro; Brenda Mc Dougal of Bradford; and Michelle Leggett of Jonesboro; and many nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at the Catholic Newman Center with Father Chandra officiating and Emerson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.  Burial was at Holy Cross Cemetery with Johnny McDougal, Glenn McDougal, Drew DiGaetano, Tommy DiGaetano, Jeff McMinn and Matt Pierce serving as pallbearers.  Honorary pallbearers are Jack McMinn, Jarod DiGaetano, Joshua DiGaetano and Joseph DiGaetano.
For lasting memorials, please consider, St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tennessee, 38105; or the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517,
Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517.  To sign an online guestbook, go to