NAMESAKE: The zoos new ferret, named for Lynn French, is at right.

  • NAMESAKE: The zoo’s new ferret, named for Lynn French, is at right.

The Little Rock Zoo today announced it had received a bequest of $223,632 from the estate of Lynn French, a former docent at the zoo who died last September. It was her entire estate. She was particularly fond of ferrets and the zoo’s new ferret has been named for her.

The zoo’s release: