Obituaries

Obituaries for September 7, 2014

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    Mike Allen

    Mr. Mike Allen departed this life on Thursday, Sept. 4. He was born April 6, 1948, at Newport the son of D.T. and Frances Allen. Mike was President and co-owner …

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    Harvey McRae Arnold

    HARVEY MCRAE ARNOLD of North Little Rock and Searcy, Ark., went to meet his Heavenly Father on Sept. 4, 2014, at 12:15 a.m. He passed peacefully in his sleep of …

  • Mary Sue Biggert

    Mary Sue Biggert, 60, died Sept. 4, 2014. Arrangements by Signature Funeral Services, 5359 Knight Arnold Rd., Memphis, Tenn. 38115. (855) 546-0910. Visit www.signaturefuneralservices.com to share a memory of Mary …

  • Joe S. Bowling

    JOE S. BOWLING, 89, passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 at Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock. He was born on July 1, 1925 in Formosa, Ark. to Will N. …

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    Wendell M. Brown

    Wendell M. Brown, 69, of Inglewood, Calif. formerly of Little Rock, Ark. transitioned on September 1. His passion for writing penned him as "The Brentwood Poet." He served in the …

  • Susan Durning Burk

    Susan Durning Burk, age 47, of Glenwood, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. Services will be 2 p.m., Monday, in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home Chapel, Glenwood, with interment in the Bethel …

  • Virginia Camarata

    Virginia Camarata, 93, of Russellville, died Thursday. Memorial service: 10 a.m., Tuesday at the Shinn Chapel, private burial in Oakland Cemetery, by Shinn Funeral Service, Russellville. Visitation: immediately following the …

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    Heather Michelle Cater

    Heather Michelle Cater, 22, of Traskwood, passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. She graduated from Drew Central High School and was an honor graduate of Pulaski Technical College. Heather was …

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    Jessie Weaver Cheek

    Jessie Weaver Cheek, 98, was born in Humnoke, Ark., on May 17, 1916 to Luther and Dixie Weaver. She passed away on Aug. 30, 2014 following a brief illness. She …

  • Greg "Papaw" Clark

    GREG "PAPAW" CLARK, 63, passed away Aug. 29, 2014. He was born April 26, 1951 to William and Patsy Clark. He was a retired brickmason that took much pride in …

  • Esther Ruby Cogswell

    Esther Ruby Cogswell, 98, of West Plains, Mo. died on Sept. 3, 2014. She is survived by 10 children. All service will be private under the direction of Roller Funeral …

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    John Conklin

    John Conklin passed away on Sept. 2, 2014. To many he was known simply as John, to his nieces and nephews he was Uncle Cracker, to his Mom he was …

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    Madge (Conzel) Connell

    MADGE (CONZEL) CONNELL, age 88, passed away peacefully with family at her side on Sept. 1, at Presbyterian Village in Little Rock, Ark. Born in Malvern, Ark., she was the …

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    Jean Moore Cook

    Jean Moore Cook, 86, of Douglas, Ga., formerly of Little Rock, left this world on Sept. 2, 2014, to join her husband John Milton Jr. and son, John III, in …

  • Treva Lou Reynolds Cotton

    Treva Lou Reynolds Cotton, 77, of Malvern, widow of Homer Eugene Cotton Jr., died Friday. Visitation 6-8 Monday, J.A. Funk Funeral Home. Funeral: 2 p.m. Tuesday 9/9/14, J.A. Funk chapel. …

  • Holly Marlene Minor Crosbie

    Holly Marlene Minor Crosbie, age 62, of Olathe, Kan., died Sept. 5, 2014. Holly was the daughter of James Calvin and Gloria Faye Minor, born on Oct. 18, 1951 in …

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    Junius Bracy Cross

    JUNIUS BRACY CROSS, MD born 1926, died at home Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. He was one of four brothers born to Cage and Gladys Cross. He was a graduate of …

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    Una Grace Dacus

    Una Grace Dacus, 82, of Benton, passed away Sept. 5, 2014. She was born Sept. 4, 1932 in Little Rock to the late Jeff and Violet Bennett Moore. Una was …

  • Craig Allen Dumas

    CRAIG ALLEN DUMAS, 57, of Little Rock, passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. He was born in Little Rock, Ark. July 15, 1957. Craig was preceded in death by his …

  • Kalom Neal Emerson

    Kalom Neal Emerson, 35, of Bearden, Ark. died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born Aug. 3, 1979 in El Dorado, Ark. He …

  • Debbie Lynn Fox

    Debbie Lynn Fox died Sept. 3, 2014. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m., Sept. 7, 2014 at Booneville Funeral Service Chapel. Funeral will be 10 a.m., Sept. 8, 2014 at Booneville …

  • Shelby Lee Fryar

    Shelby Lee Fryar, 75, of Hot Springs, died Friday. Services are 10 a.m., Tuesday, in the Davis-Smith Funeral Home, Hot Springs with Rev. Manley Beasley and Rev. Gerald Taylor officiating. …

  • Lloyd Goodman

    Lloyd Goodman, 78, died Sept. 2, 2014. Arrangements by Signature Funeral Services, 5359 Knight Arnold Rd., Memphis, Tenn. 38115. (855) 546-0910. Visit www.signaturefuneralservices.com to share a memory of Lloyd or …

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    Sally Swaim Green-Little

    SALLY SWAIM GREEN-LITTLE, 85, of Sherwood, Ark., passed away on Sept. 3, 2014. She was born in North Little Rock, Ark. on Dec. 3, 1928 to the late Horace and …

  • Gaylene (Edgmon) Holt

    Gaylene (Edgmon) Holt, 55, of Mossville, Ark., died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 at Mossville. Services at 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 at Mossville United Baptist Church with burial in …

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    Aydan Deshun Horton

    AYDAN DESHUN HORTON was born April 15, 2011. He died Sept. 3, 2014 due to Leukemia. Survivors are his parents Kiara Thomas and Eric Horton Jr; his grandparents, Damon and …

  • Aaron Johnson

    Mr. Aaron Johnson, 57, of Pine Bluff, passed Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. His services will be 11 a.m., Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 at Full Counsel Church by Pastor S.V. Johnson. …

  • Kathryn "Dorothy" Johnson

    Kathryn "Dorothy" Johnson, 72, of Sheridan died Friday. Survivors: son, Sans Johnson; daughters, Theresa Sales and Lisa Sanders; brothers, Jim and Charles Ingram; sisters, Nancy Hardwick and Denise Rebston and …

  • Carolyn Parks King

    Carolyn Parks King, 60, died Aug. 28, 2014. Arrangements by Signature Funeral Services, 5359 Knight Arnold Rd., Memphis, Tenn. 38115. (855) 546-0910. Visit www.signaturefuneralservices.com to share a memory of Carolyn …

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    Helen Lee

    Mrs. HELEN LEE, 77, of Sherwood, Ark. Previously from Wilmot, Ark. went to be with the Lord on Sept. 2, 2014. The daughter of the late Rev. Odell Johnson and …

  • Viola Mae Wingard May

    Viola Mae Wingard May, 82, of Sheridan, passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. Born Oct. 8, 1931 at Elyria, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Andrew Clifton Wingard …

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    Noel W. "Buddy" McFall

    Noel W. "Buddy" McFall, 53, of Pine Bluff, died Friday, Sept. 4, 2014. He was born July 15, 1961 in Pine Bluff, son of James Thomas and Thankful Ann "Tankie" …

  • Jerry W. Mitchell

    Jerry W. Mitchell, 71, of El Dorado, passed away Friday, Sept. 5, 2014. Visitation was held Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, at Young's Chapel. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. …

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    Don Murray

    DON MURRAY, 80, of Sherwood went to his heavenly home to be with The Lord on Sept. 4, 2014. He was born Oct. 5, 1933, son to the late Leonard …

  • Silverine Nelson Jenkins

    Mrs. Silverine Nelson Jenkins, 65, of Pine Bluff, passed Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014. Her services will be 12 noon, Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014 at St. New James Baptist Church by …

  • Madison Willie Peaster Sr.

    MADISON WILLIE PEASTER SR., 66, of Little Rock, departed this life Sept. 4, 2014. He was proceeded in death by parents, Alfread and Samadie Peaster; daughter, Catherine P. Stanton; brothers, …

  • Jerry John Perry

    Jerry John Perry,72, died Aug. 27, 2014. Arrangements by Signature Funeral Services, 5359 Knight Arnold Rd., Memphis, Tenn. 38115. (855) 546-0910. Visit www.signaturefuneralservices.com to share a memory of Jerry or …

  • Charlie Ray Pierce

    Charlie Ray Pierce of Haskell, Ark. passed away on Sept. 2, 2014. Survived by wife; three children; three sister; one brother; three grandchildren; and a host of other family and …

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    Rev. George Cranford Prentice

    REV. GEORGE CRANFORD PRENTICE, 82, was born July 27, 1932, in Durant, Okla., son of the late Rev. Carl and Ethel Prentice. He went to be with the Lord on …

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    Imogene Lacy Reed

    IMOGENE LACY REED, of Little Rock, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014. She was the widow of Rev. Jesse S. Reed and a member of Parkway Place Baptist Church. …

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    Sarah Ellis Roberts

    Sarah Ellis Roberts, age 69, of Caddo Valley passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 in Hot Springs. She was born April 10, 1945 in Little Rock to Tom Steele …

  • Jo Ann Roden

    Jo Ann Roden, 59, died Sept. 4, 2014. Arrangements by Signature Funeral Services, 5359 Knight Arnold Rd., Memphis, Tenn. 38115. (855) 546-0910. Visit www.signaturefuneralservices.com to share a memory of Jo …

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    Rose Rossi-Highfill

    ROSE ROSSI-HIGHFILL, 97, of Little Rock, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. She was born Aug. 6, 1917 in St. Vincent, Ark., to Aloys and Clara Gottsponer. She was a …

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    Richard Harold Rudley Sr

    RICHARD HAROLD RUDLEY SR, 60, of Little Rock, went from Labor to Reward on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herbert Dean and Velma …

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    David Savage Sr.

    LT. COLONEL DAVID SAVAGE SR., (Retired) departed this life Sept. 1, 2014, at age 66. He was the fifth child of Dr. Elder Raymond Savage, Sr., and Lee Ollie Savage …

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    David Richard Sharer

    David Richard Sharer, 85, of Texarkana, Texas formerly of Monticello, Ark. passed away on Sept. 4, 2014 in a local hospital. He was born in Euclid Heights, Ohio on Nov. …

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    Anita L. Smith

    ANITA L. SMITH, 78, of Maumelle concluded her valiant battle with leukemia on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014. Anita departed this life peacefully in her sleep in the early morning hours …

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    Mary Katherine Smith

    Mary Katherine Smith, age 92, of Arkadelphia, passed away Wednesday, Sept.r 3, 2014 in Arkadelphia. She was born Oct. 9, 1921 in Arkadelphia to Sim and Katie Wood Cox. Mary …

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    George Edward Snell Sr

    GEORGE EDWARD SNELL SR, age 99, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, in Sheridan, Ark.. He was born April 10, 1915, in Nashville, Tenn., to Bentson and Mamie Snell. He was …

  • Marilyn Ford Sullivan

    Marilyn Ford Sullivan, 85, of Cave City died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014 at Cabot. Funeral services were Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Cave City Church of …

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    Nellie Doris Silliman Thach

    Mrs. NELLIE DORIS SILLIMAN THACH, 81, of Lewisville, Texas, formerly of Little Rock, passed peacefully into the arms of her Heavenly Father on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. She was born …

  • Jessie Lee Boles Tindell

    Jessie Lee Boles Tindell, 83, of Perryville, lovingly known as "Miss Tommie" passed away, Sept. 4, 2014. Funeral services: 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8 at Union Valley Southern Baptist Church …

  • Benny Lee Wilson

    Benny Lee Wilson, 64, died Aug. 25, 2014. Arrangements by Signature Funeral Services, 5359 Knight Arnold Rd., Memphis, Tenn. 38115. (855) 546-0910. Visit www.signaturefuneralservices.com to share a memory of Benny …

  • Mattie Marie Yocom

    Mrs. Mattie Marie Yocom, 76, of Spring Hill, Ark. went to be with her Lord Friday Sept. 5, 2014. Visitation will be Sunday 4-6 p.m., Sept. 7, 2014, at Herndon …