Obituaries

Obituaries for December 29, 2010

  • Alec William Mitchell Allison

    Alec William Mitchell Allison of Bunnell, Florida, died Friday, Dec 17, 2010. A Memorial Service will be 3 p.m., Sunday, January 2, 2011 at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, Austin, …

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    Nelda Burkett Angel

    Nelda Burkett Angel, age 77, of Searcy, Arkansas, passed away on Monday, December 27, 2010, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Gravel Hill, Arkansas on Wednesday, December …

  • Evelyn Stewart Bagley

    Evelyn Stewart Bagley, age 84 of Camden, Ark. passed away Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at Ouachita Nursing and Rehabilitation. A graveside service will be 2 p.m., Thursday, December 30, 2010 …

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    Elizabeth Ann Bailes

    Elizabeth Ann Bailes, 80, of Rogers, Arkansas died Friday, December 24, 2010 in Rogers. She retired from Timmins Hardware. Ann is survived by her husband of 62 years, Henry Bailes; …

  • Terry Dean Bailey

    Terry Dean Bailey, 51, passed away December 26, 2010. Sisters, Doris Moore, Diane Bailey, and Phoebe Harris. Service Thursday, 10 a.m., West Side Baptist Church. Interment: Shiloh Cross Roads Cemetery. …

  • Ricky Beard

    Ricky Beard, 55, of Marianna, Arkansas passed away December 25,2010. He is survived by his wife, Brenda Beard; four sons, Rickey Joe Jr., Jason Michael, Justin Drew Beard, and James …

  • Mack Arthur Bowers

    Mack Bowers, 64 of Cabot, passed away December 26, 2010. Born April 22, 1946. Preceded by his parents. Survivors: two daughters; two sisters; one brother; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. …

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    Tracey Hill Brody

    Tracey Hill Brody, age 43, of Hazen, was born December 23, 1967 and died Friday, December 24, 2010. Tracey graduated from Hazen High School in 1986 and she worked for …

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    Joan Chambliss Buckner

    Joan Chambliss Buckner, 84, of Pine Bluff, died Monday, December 27, 2010 in Conway. Born in Tarry, Arkansas June 30, 1926, a daughter of the late Howard B. and Veva …

  • Gearaldine Christy

    Gearaldine Christy, age 82, of Dardanelle died Friday, December 24, 2010. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 30, 2010, 2 p.m. at Cornwell Chapel. Dardanelle. Burial will be in …

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    James Clark

    Supt. James Clark 88, of Little Rock departed this life on December 24, 2010. He's survived by his wife of 41 years, Alver Jean Clark; six sons, James and Bobby …

  • Journey Kaia Clark

    Journey Kaia Clark, born December 12, 2010, daughter of Bradford Clark and Heather Perry, passed away on December 26, 2010. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her …

  • Patty Cleaver

    Patty Cleaver, 102, of Wynne died Tuesday at Crestpark Nursing home in Wynne. Memorial services were Thursday, December 30, 2010 at First United Methodist Church in Wynne at 10 a.m. …

  • Irene Elizabeth Clements

    Irene Elizabeth Clements 92, of Malvern passed away Saturday December 25, 2010. Irene was born February 21, 1918 in Malvern, Arkansas to the late Fred and Maggie Manning. She was …

  • Samuel L Cole

    Samuel Leavis Cole, 69, of College Station, departed this life Dec. 20, 2010. Family hour: 6-7 p.m., today at Robinson Mortuary Chapel. Funeral: 11 a.m., Thursday at Pilgrim Rest Baptist …

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    Earl Lemart Coleman

    Earl Lemart Coleman, 96, of Little Rock departed this life Dec. 24, 2010. Earl once served as deacon at Lewis St. Church of Christ, he was a song leader, loved …

  • Glen Davis Cornish

    Glen Davis Cornish, age 74, of Hot Springs, died, Tuesday, December 28, 2010. Services will be 2 p.m., Thursday, December 30, 2010 in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Hot …

  • William H. Criswell

    William W. Criswell, 89, of DeWitt, died Dec. 25, at Crest Park Retirement Home. Born August 30, 1921, son of the late Jessie Criswell and Lavada West. Funeral Wednesday, Dec. …

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    Thomas Eugene Dennis

    Thomas Eugene Dennis, 77, of Little Rock, died Dec. 27, 2010. He was born Feb. 19, 1933, in Magnolia, Ark., the son of Sidney Eugene and Claudia Williamson Dennis. He …

  • Larry Lamont Doss

    Larry Lamont Doss, age 77, of Amity, died Monday, December 27, 2010. Services will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, December 29, 2010, in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Glenwood …

  • Herbert William Douglas

    Herbert William Douglas IV, 45, of North Little Rock departed this life December 22, 2010. Preceded in death by his mother, Patsy Douglas. He leaves to cherish his memories: father, …

  • Rick Dunehew

    Rick Dunehew, 55, of Dowdy, died Monday, Dec. 27, 2010 at his home. Services Friday, Dec. 31 at 2 p.m., Philadelphia Missionary Baptist Church in Dowdy. Burial: Philadelphia Cemetery, Dowdy. …

  • William H Edgin

    William H. Edgin, 96, of Mountain Home, died Sunday in Mountain Home. Services were Tuesday at Kirby Funeral Home. Entombment in Kirby's Tucker Mausoleum. Survived by a sister, Lillian Theobald …

  • Herbert Richard Evans

    Herbert Richard Evans, 70, of Idabel, Oklahoma, died December 24, 2010 in Idabel Graveside services will be Friday, December 31, 2010, 1 p.m, at Concord Cemetery Ink, Arkansas under the …

  • Lindsey Evans

    Lindsey Evans, 81, Pine Bluff, passed December 25, 2010. Survivors, children; Lee Sr., Willie, Lelon, Tommie, Christine, Patricia, Ruby, Marcia Evans, Bobbie Strickland, Flora Peters. Family Hour 6-7 p.m., January …

  • Troy V Ferrell

    Troy V. Ferrell, 70, of Batesville, died Monday. Survivors: wife: Eileen Ferrell; sons: Barry, Gary and Doug Ferrell; six grandchildren; two brothers; one sister. Graveside service: 2 p.m., Wednesday at …

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    Jereldine Fry

    Jereldine Fry, age 71, of Bryant, Arkansas, passed away Monday, December 27, 2010, at the Saline Memorial Hospital. She was born on February 19, 1939, to her late parents, Waymon …

  • Loressia Swaim Fulbright

    Loressia "Sissy" Swaim Fulbright, 54, of Batesville, died Sunday. Survivors: Husband, Steve Fulbright; sons: Shawn Morrison, Duston Watson; daughter: Alisha Morrison; two brothers; one sister; six grandchildren. Services: 10 a.m., …

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    Leavel Gibson

    Mr. Leavel Gibson, 68, Prescott, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2010. Funeral Service: 10 a.m., Thursday, December 30th, Munn's Chapel Church, Prescott. Graveside Services 3 p.m., Rose Hill Cemetery …

  • Mary Lee Hall

    Mary Lee Hall, 53 of Star City, died Tuesday at her home. She was born February 23, 1957 in Hamburg to Mary Frances McDaniel Kelley and the late Charley Wesley …

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    Mary E. Hamilton

    Doctor Mary Elizabeth Hamilton, age 86, died Monday, December 27 in a Texarkana hospital. Doctor Hamilton was born March 23, 1924 in Augusta, Arkansas and has lived in Texarkana since …

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    Evelyn Jeannine Handley

    Evelyn Jeannine Handley 82, of Clinton, Arkansas passed away Monday, December 27, 2010 at Ozark Health Medical Center Clinton, Arkansas. She was born November 29, 1928 at Scotland, Arkansas to …

  • Buford M. "B.M." Harlan Jr.

    Buford M. "BM" Harlan Jr., age 98, of Danville, passed away Monday, Dec. 27, 2010. Funeral service 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 31, 2010 at the Danville United Methodist Church. Burial: …

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    Billy Ward Heinley

    Billy Ward "Bill" Heinley, 82, of Little Rock, AR, died Monday December 27, 2010. Mr. Heinley was born in Fordyce, AR on September 8, 1928 to the late Bertha Turner …

  • Mary Irene Henard

    Mary Irene Henard, 69, died Sunday. Survivors husband, Billy Henard; daughters, Jackie Whelchel, Gwyn Beckman, Lonna Dunavan; brothers, Charles, Edgar, and Vernie Fowler; sister, Charlene Morris; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild. …

  • Michael Ruben Henry

    Michael Ruben Henry, 56, of Cave City died Thursday. Survivors: mother and stepfather, Veda and J.C. Caraway; three sisters; two step-sisters. Graveside Services: 10 a.m., Thursday at Pleasant Valley Cemetery …

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    Robert "Bob" Bruce Henson

    Robert "Bob" Bruce Henson, 73 of North Little Rock, a retired master electrician for C.I.E.C.O., passed away Monday, December 27, 2010. He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on February …

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    Ruth Hipwell

    Ruth Hipwell, 90, of Van Buren, Ark., formerly of Bella Vista, Ark. and Correctionville, Iowa, passed away on Friday, December 24, 2010 in Van Buren. She left us to join …

  • Robert James

    Robert James, 73, died Dec. 27, 2010. Survived by his wife, Joan; one step-son, one son, five grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral service is 10 a.m., Dec. 30, 2010 at …

  • Leon Jimerson

    Mr. Leon Jimerson passed away on December 25, 2010. Services will be held Thursday December 30, 2010 at 11 a.m. at Alport Community Fellowship in Alport. Visitation will be Wednesday …

  • Beatrice Johnson

    Ms. Beatrice Johnson, 95, of Dumas, died Friday, Dec. 22, 2010 at Jefferson Regional Medical. Funeral will be Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church …

  • James Galen Keys

    James Galen Keys, 61, of Combs, died Saturday. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday at Brashears Funeral Home www.brashearsfuneralhome.net of Huntsville, Arkansas with interment in the Combs …

  • Corwin Howard Kinser

    Howard Kinser, 74, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, died Sunday. Survivors: wife, Martha Jeanette Kinser; two sons, Scott Eric Kinser and Matthew Destry Kinser; three grandsons, three brothers, one sister. Visitation: …

  • Mary (Leach) Kunkel

    Mary (Leach) Kunkel, 81, of Newport died Monday. Survivors: son, Charles Kunkel and wife Arlene; daughters, Mary Elizabeth Kunkel and Linda Odom and husband Troy; sisters, Betty Rogers and Roberta …

  • Brandi Uttley Lawrence

    Brandi Uttley Lawrence, age 33, of Searcy went to be with her heavenly Father Friday, December 24, 2010. She was born to Ken and Sherry Uttley on March 3, 1977. …

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    Willie Joseph "Bill" Lee

    Dr. Willie Joseph "Bill" Lee, 85, Hot Springs, Arkansas, died Monday December 27, 2010. He was born February 4, 1925, Magnolia, Arkansas to the late John & Nancy (Hammock) Lee. …

  • Millie Liegel

    Millie Liegel age, 75 of Beebe, passed away December 27, 2010. Born June 25, 1935. Preceded in death by parents and one brother. Survived by husband, three children, two siblings, …

  • Edith Walters Manche

    Edith Walters Manche,90, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas died Monday. Survivors: daughters, Sue Welch (Bill) of Austin, Texas; Wanda Shipman of Joplin, Missouri; sister, Dessie Western of Hooks, Texas; six grandchildren, …

  • Eddie Joe Mann

    Eddie Joe Mann, 53, of Horn Lake, Mississippi, died Sunday. Survivors: wife, Sandra; mother, Joanna; son, Bubba Mann and wife Charalle; daughter, Allison Vines and husband Shane; sisters, Marilyn Mann, …

  • Marie Martin

    Marie Martin, 63, died Dec. 24, 2010 in Denham Springs, La. Survived by three daughters, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, two sisters, two brothers, and a foster brother. Funeral service is …

  • Mary L. Mauldin

    Mary L. Mauldin, 80 of North Little Rock, Arkansas passed away Monday, December 27th, 2010. She was born August 1st, 1930 to Francis and Willie Munnerlyn Jones. Mrs. Mauldin was …

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    Gail L. McCammon

    Gail L. McCammon was born to Mary Helen and Zachariah McCammon in Lancaster, Ohio on August 27, 1916 and died on December 27, 2010. The family moved to Arkansas county …

  • John L. McGee

    John L. McGee, 75, of North Little Rock, Arkansas passed away Monday, December 20th, 2010. He was born November 11th, 1935 in Sneedsville, Tennessee to John and Elsie Goodman McGee. …

  • Wenona Fox Medlock

    Wenona Faye Fox Medlock, 64, of Sheridan, Arkansas died Monday. Memorial Service will be held at 6 p.m., Thursday, Memorial Gardens Funeral Home Chapel in Sheridan with Bro. Nathan Fox …

  • Jo Etta Miller

    Mrs. Jo Etta Miller 59, of Lacey, Ark. died Thursday, at the Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock. She was a Health Service Specialist for the Arkansas Department of …

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    James Charles "Jim" Morgan

    James Charles "Jim" Morgan died on December 24, 2010 as a result of complications stemming from an inoperable brain tumor. Jim was born on September 11, 1923 in Little Rock. …

  • Thomas Clinton Newton Jr.

    Thomas Clinton Newton Jr., 68, of Cornerville, (Lincoln County), died Monday. Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Thursday at Griffin Funeral Chapel with Bro. Wayne Jordan and Bro. Josh Dutton …

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    William "Bill" Odom

    William Thomas (Bill) Odom, 72, of Avilla Community passed from this world December 28, 2010. Bill was born on September 15, 1938 in Benton Illinois, He was 72 years old. …

  • Andrew Patterson

    Andrew Patterson, 59, Pine Bluff, passed December 22, 2010. Survived by children; William, Sharon, Patricia and Rolunda. Visitation January 2, 2011, 1-5 p.m., Gunn Funeral Home. Funeral Service January 3, …

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    Nicholas Perry Jr.

    Nicholas Perry Jr., 18, Arkadelphia, died Friday. Survivors, parents, Joyce Perry, Nicholas (Freda) Perry; siblings, Jermaine Jefferson, Adavion Perry, J'layiah Perry, Denise Perry, grandmother, Corine Perry. Services 11 a.m., Thursday, …

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    Mondene M. Pruett

    Reaping the rewards of her faith, Mondene Marie (Black) Pruett entered eternal life on Tuesday, December 28, 2010. Services will be held at 10 a.m., on Thursday at Friendship Baptist …

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    Nancy Lynn Ratcliff

    Nancy Lynn Ratcliff, 63, died December 15, 2010. She was born in Little Rock, Arkansas, August 2, 1947 and graduated from North Little Rock High School, c/o 1965. Preceded in …

  • Nadine Rauls

    Nadine Rauls, 68, of Lake Village, died Monday. Survivors are six sons, two brothers, two sisters, 15 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday at Bishop …

  • Mariann Funk Richards

    Mariann Funk Richards, 73, of Hot Springs, died Tuesday, December 21, 2010. Survivors are her children, Jimmie Richards, Walter Richards, Robert Richards and Jessi Richards; sister, Janis (Chris) Polychron; three …

  • Luisa T. Salinas

    Luisa T. Salinas, 68, of Jacksonville, passed away December 24, 2010. Services will be today, Wednesday, December 29 at 11 a.m. at First Pentecostal Church, North Little Rock. Arrangements by …

  • Ora Lee Sims

    Ora Lee Sims, age 83, died Tuesday, Dec. 21. Survivors: children; Ferry Simmons, Rosemary Pinson, Pearl Eady, Lernet, Melvin, Larry, Pluiet Sims III, brother; Elisha White, sister; Cora Sims, host …

  • Troy Smith

    Troy Smith, 81, a Stuttgart business man for 50 years, died Tuesday. He is survived by his wife, Alma Lee Jefferson Smith; daughter, Deborah Smith Rabeneck; two grandchildren; and one …

  • Terry Ann Smith Miller

    Terry Ann Smith Miller, 55, of Blue Eye, Missouri, formerly of Omaha, Arkansas died Saturday. Services will be at 2 p.m., Thursday at Brashears Funeral Home www.brashearsfuneralhome.net in Huntsville. Interment …

  • Ilene Sneed

    Ilene Sneed, 84, retired employee of Kimberly-Clark, passed away December 27, 2010. Daughter, Linda (Delane) Wright; sisters, Muriel Ogdon and Fern Corbitt; grandsons, Lance and Eric Wright; great-grandson, Oran Wright. …

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    Gayla Spears

    Gayla Spears, of Minden, Louisiana, was born June 4, 1961 at Bad Kreuzmach, Germany, to Robert H. and Vicla Johnson. She passed away December 26, 2010 at Shreveport, Louisiana. She …

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    Lois Starr

    Lois Starr, 82, of Marshalltown, died late Saturday night, December 25th, at the Villa del Sol with her loving family at her side. Her death came peacefully at 11:23 p.m. …

  • Willam Anthony "Tony" Terrell

    Willaim Anthony "Tony" Terrell, 49, of Sherwood, passed away December 26, 2010 at Baptist Hospital in North Little Rock, Ark. He is survived by his wife Pattie Terrell, children Joshua …

  • Virginia L. Tillman

    Virginia L. Tillman, 79, Conway departed this life December 25, 2010. Survivors, daughters, Anna Smith, Mary Lois Hawkins, brother, James Woods; 21 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren. Funeral services 1 p.m., Friday, …

  • Earl R. Townsel

    Earl R. Townsel, 89, of Hot Springs, Ark. passed away Saturday December 25, 2010. Born April 11, 1921 in Yell County, Ark. to James and Amanda Townsel. There will be …

  • Charles W. Valentine

    Charles W. Valentine, age 84, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2010 in Mena. Mr. Valentine's body was sent to University of Medical Sciences in Little Rock. Arrangements …

  • Annie Belle Washington

    Annie Belle Washington, age 101, of Searcy, went to be with the Lord December 24, 2010. Visitation is 6-8 p.m., Thursday at Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home and Funeral 11 a.m., Friday …

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    Linda Gail Webb

    Linda Gail Webb, 56, of Little Rock, departed this life December 21, 2010. Preceded in death by her, son, Timothy Webb; father Johnny Webb Sr. She leaves to cherish her …

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    Celia Grace Williams

    Celia Grace Williams of Batesville, Arkansas departed Monday, December 27, 2010 for her heavenly home at the age of 86. Born September 8, 1924 on a farm at Wilson Springs …

  • Eliza Wright-Bhones

    Mrs. Eliza Wright-Bhones, 91 of Star City, passed away, Tuesday, December 21, 2010. Her services will be Thursday, December 30, 2010 at Richardson Chapel Baptist Church by Reverend G.L. Ford …

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    Lee Army Yancy Jr.

    Lee Army Yancy Jr., 63, of Little Rock, passed on Dec. 26 at UAMS. He was a retired truck driver of 40 years. He is survived by wife, Rose Brown …