Mr. Bobby Ray Brown, 56, of Trumann, Arkansas, passed away on Monday, September 15, 2014 at his home. Mr. Brown was born on February 18, 1958 in Luxora, Arkansas to the late Harden and Geraldine Brown. Mr. Brown was of the Pentecostal faith, a life-long area resident, and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include; four sons: Bobby Brown, Jr. of St. Louis, Missouri, Billy Bob Brown of Jackson, Tennessee, Joseph Brown of Batesville, Arkansas, and Kendall Brown of Jackson, Tennessee; twoClick here to read more.
Mr. Rodger Lee Stebbins, 49, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, passed away on Thursday, September 11, 2014 at his home. Mr. Stebbins was born on July 11, 1965 in Fort Polk, Louisiana to Gerald and Patsy Stebbins. Mr. Stebbins was one of Jehovah’s witnesses.
Survivors include; his parents: Gerald and Patsy Stebbins of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one son: Joshua Stebbins of Pocahontas, Arkansas; one daughter: Emmalyn Stebbins of Okmulgee, Oklahoma; six brothers: Alan Stebbins of Pocahontas, Arkansas, DarrellClick here to read more.
Mrs. Glenda Faye Wheaton, age 75 of Jonesboro, passed away Monday, September 15, 2014 at her home. Born October 27, 1938 in Hickory Ridge, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Agustus Linual and Jewell Josephine Thompson Beard and had been a longtime area resident. Mrs. Wheaton and her late husband owned and operated Newman Well Drilling Company where she served as bookkeeper for many years. She was a member of the Craighead County Extension Homemakers where she read the devotional for 40Click here to read more.
Mr. Lloyd Bernard Ford, Sr., age 82 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away August, 30, 2014 at the St. Bernards Medical Center. Born January 10, 1932 in Canalou, Missouri, he was the son of the late Arnold and Bertie Tharp Ford. Mr. Ford enjoyed singing, playing guitar and studying history.
He is survived by his wife of 64 years: Mrs. Wanda Ford of the home; one daughter: Margie Vaughn of Jonesboro, Arkansas; two sons: Lloyd Bernard, Jr. of Texas and Mark Ford of Jonesboro, Arkansas; threeClick here to read more.
Steven “Stevie” Dewey Taylor, 58, departed this life Monday, September 1, 2014. He was born in Monette, Arkansas on November 8, 1955 to Lewis Raymond “Hawk” and Pat Taylor. Stevie, as he was known by his family and friends, graduated from Monette High School and Arkansas State University. While in Jr. High he was winner of the Craighead County Spelling Bee and runner-up the next year. He loved sports and was an outstanding basketball and baseball player at Monette High School.Click here to read more.