Mr. Jimmy E. Nichols, 72, of Jonesboro, Arkansas, died on Sunday, March 10, 2014 at St. Bernards Medical Center. Mr. Nichols was born on June 20, 1941 in Bolivar, Mississippi to the late R.L. and Iva Lee Nichols. Mr. Nichols was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include: his wife: Sharon Nichols of the home; two sons: Kevin and Jeremy Nichols; one daughter: Melanie Hales; eight grandchildren: Kara and Geneva Nichols, Amanda Hammon, Zack Oakes, Abby, Andy, Ava, and Audrey Nichols; three greatClick here to read more.
Mr. Benjamin Larry Loveless, age 67 of McDougal, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 at the Piggott Hospital in Piggott, Arkansas. Born May 29, 1946 in Athena, Oregon, he was the son of the late George William and Laverne Thaxton Loveless. Mr. Loveless was retired from the Clay County Road Department as superintendent and enjoyed fishing, hunting, woodworking and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years: Donna Lou Scott Loveless; two sons:Click here to read more.
Mrs. Ola Mae James, age77 of Ravenden, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at the Woodlawn Heights Nursing Home in Batesville, Arkansas. Mrs. James was born January 30, 1937 in Hoxie, Arkansas to the late Grant & Mirl Easter Doyle Howell. Mrs. James was a member of the Church of Christ, lived on the family farm, and enjoyed sewing and writing poetry.
She is survived by one son: Scott James and wife Terry of Ravenden Springs, Arkansas; three daughters: Teresa Elkins and husbandClick here to read more.
Mr. Donald Myron Shopher, age 79 of Brookland, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 at the St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born October 3, 1934 in Harrisburg, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Myron Christopher and Euna Pauline Seats Shopher and was a longtime area resident. Mr. Shopher was an independent Christian and obtained a degree in zoology. He loved animals and was a taxidermist for 55 years.
He is survived by two sons: Donald Myron Shopher, Jr. ofClick here to read more.
Mr. Frank Levern McCormick, age 83 of Manila, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 at the St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born October 24, 1930 in Moko, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Orvile Edgar and Lillian Decker McCormick and had been a long time area resident. Mr. McCormick was of the Baptist faith and a United States Army Veteran. He farmed around the Milligan Ridge community and enjoyed fishing, duck hunting and spending time with his family andClick here to read more.