Mr. Archie Jack Eason, age 92 of Corning, Arkansas, passed away November 11, 2015 at his home. Born April 2, 1923 in Nimmons, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Lowell and Mary Grissom Eason. Mr. Eason proudly served our country in the United States Army. He enjoyed fishing, being on the river, whittling and loved spending time with his family and all his grandchildren.
He is survived by; one sister: Shirley Todd of Ft. Leonard Wood, Missouri; seven sons: Les Eason and wife Kathy of Corning, Arkansas, Archie Eason of Paragould, Arkansas, Tim Eason and wife Kathy of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Roger Eason and wife Evelyn of Paragould, Arkansas, Kenny Eason and wife Brenda of Corning, Arkansas, Bradley Eason and wife Tammy of Corning, Arkansas and Earl Eason and wife Janet of Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Mr. Eason also leaves sixteen grandchildren and twenty-five great-grandchildren and a host of other family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by; his wife Lois Eason; five brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be Monday, November 16, 2015 at 1:00pm at the Calvary Baptist Church in Corning, Arkansas with Bro. Kent Modlin officiating. Burial will follow in the Richwood Cemetery under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Arkansas. The family will receive visitors Monday, November 16, 2015 from 11:00am until time of service at the church. Pallbearers: Charlie Malding, Paul Hunt, Louis Bounds, Roy Green, James Rouse, Bobby Little.
Mary Jean Thompson (Gommy) from West Memphis, AR age 67 died in Memphis, TN last Monday evening November 23, 2015. Gommy was born in Paducah, KY and raised by her parents Augusta Keeler and Marcel Helton. She enjoyed spending time with family and watching her favorite TV show "The Price is Right".
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Mrs. Mary Kathryn McElroy Yates, age 78 of Monette, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, November 26, 2015 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born March 4, 1937 in Mississippi County, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Lilly Murphy Fortson. Mrs. Yates was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed traveling and working in her beauty shop.
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Mr. Ricky Lee Lenox, 60, of Kennett, Missouri passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 at Twin Rivers Medical Center in Kennett, Missouri. Mr. Lenox was born on October 30, 2015 in Waukegan, Illinois to Richard Allen and Betty Ann Muse Lenox. Mr. Lenox was a truck driver and a mechanic and enjoyed playing video games and riding motorcycles.
Survivors include; his mother: Betty Borozenski and husband Bruce; three daughters: Jennifer Bennett and husband James, Jessica Talley, andClick here to read more.
Gloria Jean Parker Cox, 62, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2015 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Ms. Cox was born on April 4, 1953 in Festus, Missouri to the late William âTutâ and Joyce Coleman Naucke. She a member of the Finch Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing, watching St. Louis Cardinal ballgames, and spending time with family and friends.
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Mr. William Shawn Howe, age 49 of Holland, Missouri, passed away November 17, 2015 at the NEA Hospital in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born April 2, 1966 in Blytheville, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Henry and Vivian Herrington Howe. Mr. Howe was a member of the Wesleyan Church in Caruthersville, Missouri and enjoyed watching NASCAR, St. Louis Cardinals and the Dallas Cowboys. His family said he loved the 3 Fâs: Family, Food and Football.
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