Obituaries

Obituaries for August 21, 2016

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    Jack Franklin Allen

    Jack Franklin Allen, 79, passed away after a biking accident on August 19, 2016 near his home in Bella Vista, Ark. Jack was born October 4, 1936 to John and …

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    Danny J. Augustine

    Danny Joseph Augustine, 75, of Fayetteville passed away on August 18, 2016. Dan was born December 24, 1940 in Logan, West Virginia to Coleman and Helen Barath Augustine. He was …

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    Bobby Gene Baney

    Bobby Gene Baney, 72, of Ward died Friday, August 19, 2016. He was born March 16, 1944 in Swifton to the late Lehman and Glenna George Baney. Mr. Baney was …

  • James F. Barner

    James F. Barner, 83 of Fordyce, died Friday, Aug. 19, 2016. He was born Feb. 26, 1933 in Ramsey, Ark., to the late Forest and Bernice Hodnett Barner. He was …

  • John Austin Barr

    John Austin Miles Barr, a resident of Bella Vista, Ark., from 1977-2012, and Rogers, Ark., from 2012-2016, died on Aug. 2, 2016, in Fort Collins, Colo. He was born Dec. …

  • Brian Francis Beachler

    BRIAN FRANCIS BEACHLER, age 67, died Aug. 8, 2016, in Little Rock, Ark. He is survived by his son, Kevin Beachler (Julie) of Highland Village, Texas; stepson, Eric Gorman (Lisa), …

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    Kathryn Elizabeth Pipkin Boys

    Kathryn Elizabeth Pipkin Boys died peacefully at home on Aug. 14, 2016. She was born on Nov. 22, 1949 to Maurice Lee and Loleta Mills Pipkin of Pastoria, Ark. Kathy …

  • Susan Crump Brown

    Susan Crump Brown, 68, passed away Sunday. Survivors are her husband, Pat; brothers, Joe Crump of New York City, N.Y., and Stephen Crump of Bald Knob; and sister, Amy Taylor …

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    Euna Beatrice Carroll

    Euna Beatrice Carroll, 89, of Cabot passed away Friday, August 19, 2016 at UAMS with her family by her side. She was born April 28, 1927 in Walker, Ark. to …

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    Elbert Thomas Cashion

    Elbert Thomas "E.T." Cashion Jr., age 93, of Lake Village died Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016 at Lake Village Rehabilitation and Care Center in Lake Village, Ark. Mr. Cashion was born …

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    Isaiah Darrell Chandler

    ISAIAH CHANDLER, 25, of Little Rock passed on Sunday the 7th. Preceded in death by his father, Tracey Chandler. He leaves to enjoy his precious memories, Wife of two years; …

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    James W. Clark

    Master Sergeant James W. Clark, United States Marine Corps, retired, 89 of Clinton, Ark., passed away Aug. 18 at Ozark Health. He is survived by his wife of 42 years …

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    Glenn Elvis Cordes

    Glenn E Cordes was born February 18, 1933 and departed this life on August 18, 2016. He was preceded in death by his mother and father Ben and Dora Cordes, …

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    Samantha Cox

    SAMANTHA COX, 32, of Little Rock, Ark., departed this life on Aug. 15, 2016. She was preceded in death by step-father, Manzel Williams; brother Vincent Low. She is survived children, …

  • Deborah Darlene DelCampo

    DEBBIE DELCAMPO passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 18, 2016. She was born July 23, 1955 to Lenora Harris and the late Herbert Harris and Berle Cullen. She is survived …

  • Jannell Christine Dillon

    JANNELL CHRISTINE DILLON, 58, of Little Rock, passed away on August 18, 2016 at home. Jannell was born August 6, 1958, graduated high school from Northside High in Fort Smith, …

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    Robert Frederick Dunk

    Robert Frederick Dunk, 90, of Springdale went to meet his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on August 18, 2016. He was born January 10, 1926 in Mulberry, Indiana to Ellis …

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    Velma Lee Emery

    Velma Lee Emery 83 of Springdale passed away Saturday August 20, 2016 at her home. She was born July 16, 1933 in Rule, Arkansas to the late William Albert and …

  • Arden David Erlandson

    ARDEN DAVID ERLANDSON, 63, of Jacksonville, Ark., passed away Saturday, Aug. 14, 2016. He was born in Minneapolis, Minn., on March 6, 1953, to Omar Norman and Hilda May Erlandson. …

  • Devon Fitzhugh Jr.

    DEVON FITZHUGH JR., of Little Rock, Ark., departed this life on Aug. 16, 2016. He is survived by her parents, Devon Fitzhugh Sr. and Jazmine Romes; a host of family …

  • Janice Friend

    Janice Friend, age 67, of Prairie Grove, died Monday, August 15, 2016 in Prairie Grove. She was born Nov. 2, 1948 in Modesto, California, the daughter of Lawson Thomas and …

  • Mae Ree Goetz

    Mae Ree Harris Goetz passed away on August 20, 2016 at the age of 89. She was born June 2, 1927 in Stuttgart, Ark., to Ward N. and Ilma Rosencrantz …

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    Roy Utah Goodman

    Roy Utah Goodman, 89, of Morrilton, passed away Friday, August 19, 2016. He was born March 3, 1927 in Dell, Ark., the son of Roy Lee and Lena Lucilla "Alley" …

  • Bonnie Mae Gordon

    Bonnie Mae Gordon, 74, of Crossett, died Aug. 19, at her home. Funeral 2 p.m., Sunday at First Freewill Baptist Church, 1301 Mimosa St, Crossett. Visitation 6-8 p.m., Saturday at …

  • Roger Dale Gorman, Sr.

    Roger Dale Gorman Sr., age 65, of Hermitage, Ark., died Friday, August 19. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Monday August 22, at Frazer's Chapel. Burial in Holly Springs Cemetery …

  • Cathy Gray

    Cathy Gray, 57, of Hamburg, died Wednesday, August 17, 2016. Graveside service and interment are 10 a.m., Tuesday, August 23, 2015 in the Mt. Olive Cemetery. Visitation: 6-8 p.m., Monday …

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    Estelle "Stella" Marie Grayson

    Estelle "Stella" Marie Grayson, 91, of Conway, passed away peacefully Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. She was born Aug. 3, 1925 in Stoney Point, Ark., to L.M. Strassner and Mary Fredrich …

  • Clema Lucille Hargett

    Clema Lucille Hargett, age 91, of Quitman, Ark., passed away at her home on Aug. 19, 2016. Born on Sept. 24, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Huey …

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    Jean Harney

    JEAN HARNEY was born March 21, 1922 in Fredonia, N.Y. She passed away on Aug. 19, 2016. She graduated from the University Of Rochester School Of Nursing in 1945. In …

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    Larry Joseph Harr

    Larry Joseph Harr, 80, passed away Friday, August 19, 2016 at his home. Larry was born to the late Francis and Ann Harr, in Little Rock, Ark., on December 25, …

  • Donald Odell Harris

    Donald Harris, 89, of Searcy, died Thursday, Aug. 18. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 22 at Foster's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church followed by the Funeral Service at …

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    Elsie Irene Harris

    Elsie "Irene" Harris, age 82, of Lowell, passed away Aug. 18, 2016, at her home after a 10-plus year battle with Alzheimer's disease. She was born in Shell Knob, Mo., …

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    Mary Heflin

    Mary Isabel Boecker Heflin, age 91, of Fayetteville passed away Thursday Aug. 18, 2016. She was born Jan. 29, 1925 in Little Rock to William and Mattie Ramsour Boecker. She …

  • Thumbnail of Bonnie L. Hurst

    Bonnie L. Hurst

    Bonnie L. Rains Herring Hurst, 100 of Conway went to be with her Lord on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. She was born Jan. 18, 1916 at Enola, Ark., to the …

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    Charles Edward Jones Sr.

    CHARLES EDWARD JONES SR. 62, of Little Rock, Ark. passed away peacefully on Aug. 13, 2016. A celebration of his life will be held Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, 11 a.m., …

  • Jackie Lee Lewallen

    Jackie Lee Lewallen, age 71, of Bryant, passed away Friday, August 19, 2016. He was born September 13, 1944 in Little Rock, Ark. Jackie was a retired truck driver and …

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    Lucille Storey Lillard

    Lucille Storey Lillard, 92, of Rogers, Ark., passed away Aug. 17, 2016, at Legacy Circle of Life Hospice Home in Bentonville. She was born Jan. 29, 1924, in Newbern, Iowa, …

  • Thumbnail of Doreen Jean Martin

    Doreen Jean Martin

    Doreen Jean Martin, 62, went to be with our Lord Jesus Christ, Thursday, Aug. 11, 2016 in Decatur, Ark. She was born June 17, 1954 in Watertown, N.Y., to Alonzo …

  • Thurlow Austin Martin

    Thurlow "TA" Martin, 102 of Marshall died Friday. He was a WWII veteran of the US Navy. Survivors: son, Gene Martin and daughter, Sarah Qualls; 14 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and …

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    Carolyn Ann Mayo Snow

    Never one to give up easily, CAROLYN ANN (MAYO) SNOW passed away in her home after a long battle with cancer on August 18, 2016. She was born June 24, …

  • Leonard Fay McClellan

    Leonard Fay McClellan, age 76, of New Edinburg, Ark., died Friday Aug. 19. Funeral service is 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 21, at Frazer's Chapel. Burial in Reaves Cemetery by Frazer's …

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    Martha Davidson McKnight

    Martha Davidson Aclin McKnight passed away on August 17, 2016, at her home in Searcy, Arkansas. Born in Kensett, Ark., she was reared in Searcy by her Uncle John Crockett …

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    Larry Medlock

    Larry Medlock, 80, of Alma, Ark. passed away Friday, August 19, 2016 in a local Hospice. He was born June 19, 1936 in Russellville, Ark. He was a U.S. Army …

  • Diane Miller

    Diane Miller, 65, of Alexander, passed away Aug. 13, 2016. Services will be held on Saturday, Aug. 27 at 2 p.m. at the Jessieville Church of God. Arrangements by Little …

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    Floyd Morris Jr.

    Floyd Morris Jr., 95, passed away from this life and went to his heavenly home on Aug. 17, 2016. His gentle spirit came into this world on July 20, 1921, …

  • Gregory Kip Pabst

    Gregory Kip Pabst, age 53 of Augusta, passed away Aug. 17, 2016. Funeral Service, Sunday 2 p.m., First Baptist Church, Augusta. Arrangements, Rhodes & Son Funeral Home. Augusta & McCrory.

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    Margaret Ferguson Pope

    MARGARET YSOBEL FERGUSON POPE, 102, was born in New Orleans on Feb. 14, 1914. She passed away on Aug. 17, 2016 in Little Rock, Ark. She had resided in Lafayette, …

  • Kennedy Maylene Pullen

    Kennedy Maylene Pullen, the daughter of Nicole Charron and Johnathan Pullen passed away on August 16, 2016. She was born on March 30, 2016 and was loved very much by …

  • Michael Todd Ray

    Michael Todd Ray, 43, of Bryant, passed away Aug. 18, 2016. Services will be held on Monday, Aug. 22 at 3 p.m. at Midtowne Church in Bryant, officiated by Doug …

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    Eric Gregory Schlack

    ERIC GREGORY SCHLACK, 65, of Little Rock passed away Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016 after a hard fought battle against Bladder Cancer. He was born Sept. 20, 1950 in Detroit, Mich. …

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    Carolyn Whitfield Schwaller

    Carolyn Whitfield Schwaller, an exceptional mother, grandmother and lovely wife, lost her brief fight with cancer on Aug. 13, 2016. After both Carolyn and Larry, her best friend and husband …

  • Douglas Simmons

    Douglas Simmons, 76 of Jonesboro, died Thursday. Survivors: son, Geoffrey Simmons of Ft. Worth; one daughter, Theresa Aasen of Bradford; two sisters, Phyllis Hire and Patricia Eichman and grandchildren, nieces, …

  • Virginia Rose Smith

    Virginia Mink Hodges Smith, 85, of Harrisburg died Friday. Survivors are daughter, Shelia Lawson, stepson, Walt Smith, stepdaughter, Billie Whiting, six grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. Visitation is Monday 1:30; Service …

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    Arthur Joseph Smith Jr.

    ARTHUR JOSEPH SMITH JR., age 78, passed peacefully from this earth into the loving arms of Jesus on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016, after a long fight with heart and liver …

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    Robert (Bob) Sojka

    Robert (Bob) Sojka, age 80, of Appleton, Wisc. passed away on Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2016. He was born on Oct. 16, 1935 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Bob and his wife …

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    Joan B. Thompson

    Joan B. Thompson, 84, of Benton, Ark., passed away on Aug. 18, 2016. She was born Jan. 19, 1932 to the late W.F. Jeffries and Leila Mae Winans. She was …

  • Jerry Tripp

    Jerry Tripp, 76, of Springdale, husband and father, passed away Friday Aug. 19, 2016. He was born in May 17, 1940 in Malden, Mo. He was preceded in death by …

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    Paul Van Parys

    PAUL VAN PARYS, 78, of Sherwood, passed away August 17, 2016. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Adella Van Parys; daughters, Monica Parish (Gary), Marsha Eggburn (Mitch) …

  • Helen Walker

    Helen Walker, 83, Malvern, died August 18, 2016. Funeral: Monday, August 22, 2016 Gospel Lighthouse, Moro, Ark. Interment: Oak Grove Cemetery, Moro. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Sunday, J.A. Funk Funeral Home. …

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    Walter Dolphus Walkup

    Walter Dolphus Walkup, 83, of West Fork passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016 in Fayetteville. He was born March 5, 1933 in Zoe, Okla., to Samuel and Beulah Breeding Walkup. …

  • George Stanley Watson

    GEORGE S. WATSON, born Nov. 12, 1948 to Norman and Charlene Watson, died Aug. 15, 2016. Survivors: wife, Betty Watson; children, Denice (Anthony) Milton, Alvarez Watson, Lasonia (Robin) Johnson; sisters, …

  • Cindy M. Wendt

    Cindy M. Wendt, age 60 of Clarksville, died Thursday, August 18, 2016. Her main love in life was being a nurse and working on floor 9a at Baptist Hospital. She …

  • Thumbnail of James Isaac "Ike" Williams

    James Isaac "Ike" Williams

    James Isaac "Ike" Williams, 80, of Camden, Ark., passed away with his loving family by his side on August 19, 2016 at CHI St. Vincent Infirmary Hospital in Little Rock, …

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    Jerry Arlee Williams

    JERRY ARLEE WILLIAMS, 77, of Jacksonville passed from this life on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2016. He was born on June 28, 1939 in Benton, Ark., to the late Edward Arlee …