Mr. Orville Gene Groves, age 78 of Rector, Arkansas, passed away on December 7, 2016 at his home. Born September 14, 1938 in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, he was the son of the late Ed and Laura Sutton Groves and was of the Baptist faith. Gene, otherwise known as a âDrifterâ was one of few men left in the Boydsville community to talk on his CB nightly. He always enjoyed catching up with everyone at the end of the day to talk weather or everyoneâs daily adventurers. Mr. GrovesClick here to read more.
Mr. Troy Yancey, age 73 of Manila, Arkansas, passed away on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at his home. Born on August 19, 1943 in Wilson, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Roy Yancey and was a longtime area resident. Mr. Yancey enjoyed fishing, playing with his great-grandchildren and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years: Judy Yancey of the home; three sons: Vernon Bramley of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Roy Martin Bramley of Valdosta, Georgia andClick here to read more.
Kenneth Ray Green, 62, of Trumann, Arkansas passed away on December 6, 2016 at NEA Baptist Hospital. He was born on July 11, 1954 in Trumann, Arkansas to the late William Dee and Della Jean McCarty Green. He was the Pastor of The Full Gospel Tabernacle in Trumann, Arkansas, a musician, and a singer.
Survivors include; his wife: Barbara Green of the home; three daughters: Kendra Bishop of Trumann, Arkansas, Karri (Jeremy) Morgan of Brookland, Arkansas, and Jami (John) Witt of Trumann,Click here to read more.
Pam Kay Carruth, 61, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born in Lufkin, Texas on September 25, 1955 to Hoy and Ruby Hood Oliver. Mrs. Carruth enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. She was of the Pentecostal faith and a member of the Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ in Hoxie, Arkansas.
She is survived by her husband: Eugene Carruth, of the home; one daughter: Tammy Thomas; one son: JamesClick here to read more.
Virgie Mae Morris, age 78 of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Arkansas. Born March 18, 1938 in Harrisburg, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Willie and Mae Slayden Bice. Ms. Morris was a lifelong area resident and a member of the Oak Grove Heights Baptist Church for forty seven years. She earned her nursing degree in the late seventyâs. Ms. Morris always enjoyed making flower arrangements,Click here to read more.