Mr. Willie Franklin Mayfield, 88, of Weiner, Arkansas passed away on Friday, January 30, 2015 at St. Bernard’s Medical Hospital, Jonesboro, Arkansas. Mr. Mayfield was born on June 14, 1926 in Weiner, Arkansas to the late James and Bertha Mayfield. Mr. Mayfield served his country during WWII in the United States Navy. He was a retired diesel mechanic working for several years at Downing Harvester Equipment in Weiner and he worked 20+ years for McDonald Equipment Company in Newport. He was aClick here to read more.
Mr. Perry Douglas Jarman, 76, of Paragould, Arkansas, died on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at his home. Mr. Jarman was born on February 9, 1938 in Memphis, Tennessee to late Otho E. and Faye White Jarman. Mr. Jarman was a criminal investigator and a member of California Peace Officers Association.
Survivors include; his wife: Rebecca Jarman; one son: Douglas Jarman and wife Joan of Barstow, California; one daughter: Cynthia Booth and husband Andy of Paragould, Arkansas; one sister: KathrynClick here to read more.
Jessica Maureen Partain, 60, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 at Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee. Ms. Partain was born on November 9, 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri to the late Franklin and Willie Pearl Coots Thomas. Ms. Partain was of the Pentecostal Faith, loved singing, her grandchildren and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include: one son: Lavaune Smart of Jonesboro, Arkansas; two daughters: Christy Lamb and husband Troy andClick here to read more.
Mr. George Robert Gipson, 78, of Caraway, Arkansas passed away on Friday, January 23, 2015 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Mr. Gipson was born on July 15, 1936 in Caraway, Arkansas to the late Manuel Owen and Lura Irene Adams Gipson. Mr. Gipson was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Black Oak, Arkansas and was dedicated to serving the Lord. He loved investing time in gardening and raising chickens. He very much enjoyed spending quality time with hisClick here to read more.
Mrs. Ruth Helen Pierce, 90 of Steele, Missouri, passed away Friday, January 10, 2015 at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Missouri. Born October 2. 1924 in Wildersville, Tennessee to the late Buford Dodd and late Lida Doughlas Dodd.
Mrs. Pierce was of the Assembly of God faith and a homemaker and was affectionately known as the Avon lady in the Steele area, for the past twenty five plus years.
Survivors include: two sister in laws: Shirley Dodd of Steele. Missouri and Dorothy Bamby ofClick here to read more.