Obituaries

Obituaries for May 8, 2022

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    Jesus Al Alberius Jr.

    JESUS "AL" ALBERIUS JR. – CWO 4 (Ret.), was born on May 12, 1936, and peacefully went to be with the Lord on May 4, 2022, at the age of …

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    Margaret Purtle Alexander

    MARGARET PURTLE ALEXANDER, born on December 10, 1918, to parents James Lester and Nancy Hester Gullick Purtle, in Nevada County (Prescott), Ark., the oldest of seven children, died on May …

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    Billy Wayne Allison

    Billy Wayne Allison, 74, of Benton, Ark., passed away suddenly Thursday, May 5, 2022. Billy retired in 2011 from Falcon Jet. He was a member of Northside Church of Christ. …

  • Marion Jane Baker

    Marion Jane Laird Baker died peacefully at home on May 4, with her daughters by her side. She was born smiling on July 8, 1924, to Thompson and Marion McAdams …

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    Charlotte Ann Scott Barnes Turner

    Charlotte ascended to her Lord Friday morning, April 29, 2022. She enjoyed a full and joyful life with her parents, Rev. Manuel E. and Estelle Scott (deceased); sister, Martha; and …

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    Diane O. Buck

    DIANE O. BUCK, 65 of North Little Rock passed away in Lorton, Va., on May 3, 2022. Survivors include two nephews and a niece: David Buck, Amanda Ortega (Huascar) and …

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    Ronnie Hubert Buckner

    Ronnie Hubert Buckner, 76, of Mayflower, Ark., went to be with the Lord, April 26, 2022. He was born November 5, 1945 in Heber Springs, Ark., to lssac Anderson Buckner …

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    Sonia Gay Drewry

    Sonia Gay Drewry, 89, entered into the assurance of eternal life with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on May 6, 2022. She was born January 20, 1933 in Stidham, …

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    Wallace W. Fowler

    Wallace W. Fowler Sr., 87, of Jonesboro, died Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. A native of Manila, he attended schools there and in Oak Grove. …

  • Thumbnail of Anthony Dewayne Fulton, Jr.

    Anthony Dewayne Fulton, Jr.

    ANTHONY DEWAYNE FULTON JR., 27, left this earth to be with the Lord on April 29, 2022. A.J. was preceded in death by his grandparents; Robert and Gwen Fowler; and …

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    Mary Grimes Gitelman

    On May 1, 2022, Mary Martha Grimes Gitelman passed peacefully from this life, while at home in Dallas, with her daughter by her side. Mary Martha, while not born in …

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    Johnny Mac Holloway

    Johnny Mac Holloway went peacefully home to the Lord on May 5, 2022, at age 86. He was born July 7, 1935, in Curtis, Ark., to the late Cecil and …

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    Joe Curtiss Howard III

    Joe Curtiss Howard III touched the lives of many in his short time on Earth. He was born March 12, 1997 in Lawton, Okla. Joe served four years of active …

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    Linda Ann Jefferson

    LINDA ANN JEFFERSON, 62, of LR, Ark., departed this life May 6, 2022. She is preceded in death by: Son, Lawrence Jefferson Jr.; Mother, Rosie Shirlee Holmes; Father, Samuel Holmes. …

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    Nicholas Kumpe

    We are sad to announce that Nicholas Hugh Kumpe passed away on May 2, 2022 after a long and heroic battle with cancer. Nick was born on September 25, 1959 …

  • Jeanie Mannis

    Jeanie Mannis, 60, died May 5. She is survived by her children; Kevin Brown, R.J. Grisham, Kristen Mannis and Kaylee McCarty; seven grandchildren; one brother and two sisters. A memorial …

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    Marvin Morrow

    Marvin Robert Morrow, age 89, formerly of Little Rock, Ark., passed away April 30, 2022 in Bivins, Texas. He was born July 16, 1932 in Geary, Okla., to Robert Luther …

  • Thumbnail of Darlene Francis Motley

    Darlene Francis Motley

    DARLENE DUFF MOTLEY, age 88, of Little Rock, Ark., died peacefully on Saturday, April 30, 2022. Darlene was born in Little Rock on August 21, 1933. Darlene was preceded in …

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    Janice Eilene Nelson

    Janice Eilene Nelson, age 86, of Rogers, Ark., passed away Monday, May 2, 2022. Janice was born May 6, 1935, in Dallas, Wis., to Milton and Mable (Petersen) Jacobson. She …

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    Anthony Nickelberry

    Anthony Nickelberry, 50, passed away April 30, 2022 in Los Angeles. Visitation will be 5-6 p.m., Friday, May 13, 2022 with funeral service, 11 a.m, Saturday, May 14, 2022, both …

  • Jewel Palmer

    Mrs. Jewel Palmer, 99, of Little Rock, Ark., passed away Friday, May 6, 2022. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, Ark. www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.

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    Bobby Joe Phillips

    Bobby Joe Phillips, age 81, of Glendale, Ark., passed away Wednesday, May 4, 2022. Graveside services are 10 a.m. Monday, May 9, 2022 at Leek Cemetery with Bro. Rickey Harrison …

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    L.B. "Butch" Pixley

    L.B. (BUTCH) PIXLEY, 100, of North Little Rock passed away on May 5, 2022. He was born on March 28, 1922, to Maggie Sanders Pixley and Reverend Giles B. Pixley …

  • Clyde Shack

    Mr. Clyde Shack, 67, of Pine Bluff, Ark., passed away Friday, May 6, 2022. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, Ark. www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.

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    Henry D Springer

    Henry D. Springer 86, of Rogers, passed away May 6, 2022, in Bentonville. He was born April 3, 1936, in Garfield, Ark., the son of Clyde and Ima Anderton Springer. …

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    Ryan Lamont Ware

    RYAN LAMONT WARE, 37, of North Little Rock departed this life May 2, 2022. He leaves to cherish his memory his parents: Pamela Watson and Jonathan Ware; siblings: Talissa Mack, …

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    James Wiggins IV

    JAMES WIGGINS IV, 23, of Little Rock departed this life May 4, 2022. He is preceded in death: father; James Wiggins III, paternal grandparents; Pastor James Wiggins Jr., Beulah "Sue" …

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    Kenneth Ray Williams

    KENNETH RAY WILLIAMS, 75, died of cancer on May 2, 2022 in the home he built in Little Rock, Ark. He was with his family. Kenny Ray was born on …

  • Jimmy Neal Yarbrough

    Jimmy Neal Yarbrough, 88, died Friday. Survivors: wife, Peggy; son, Jimmy Carrol Yarbrough; daughters, Linda Tull and Shelia Siems; sister, Hilda Scroggins; three grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and special nephew, Rickey …