Posts With The Tag "April 2015"

Jimmie Boyd May 04, 2015 »

Mr. Jim Boyd, age 67 of Caraway, Arkansas, passed away May 2, 2015 at the St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born July 20, 1947 in Caraway, Arkansas, he was the son of the late James and Doris Odell Boyd.

He is survived by his brother: Steve Boyd and wife Lisa of Jonesboro, Arkansas; nieces: Kathy, Miranda, Molli, Devan; nephew: Dillan. Mr. Boyd also leaves several great nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother: Gary Boyd; sister: Pam Hatcher.

Billy Waugh May 01, 2015 »

Mr. Billy Gerald Waugh, 77, of Caraway, Arkansas, passed away on April 30, 2015 at NEA Baptist Hospital. Mr. Waugh was born on August 11, 1937 in Caraway, Arkansas to the late Oscar and Hazel Stewart Waugh. Mr. Waugh enjoyed building utility trailers, woodworking, barbecuing, and cooking for others.

Survivors include: his wife: Grace Waugh of the home; two sons: Jerry Waugh, and Glen Waugh and wife Tina of Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania; four daughters: Tina Kelly, Billie Suiters and husband Sean…

James Lacey May 01, 2015 »

Mr. James Leonard Lacey, 81, of Monette, Arkansas, passed away on April 30, 2015 at Jonesboro Healthcare. Mr. Lacey was born on November 20, 1933 in Boydsville, Arkansas to the late Benton and Artie Lacey.

Survivors include: his wife: Wanda Lacey of the home; one step-son: Michael Harris and wife Angela of Ft. Gibson, Oklahoma; three step-daughters: Lisa Welch and husband Ty of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Rosa Schill and husband Bill of Memphis, Tennessee, and Annette Dwyer and husband Thom of Houston,…

Xander Bratten Apr 30, 2015 »

Xander Bratten, age 9 of Bono, Arkansas, passed away April 27, 2015 the day after his 9th birthday, at the Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was born April 26, 2006 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. In life he was challenged by severe physical disabilities, but despite these limitations, he was a loving child, and was well-loved by all who knew him. Xander enjoyed listening to music, car rides and watching cartoons. He will be missed until reunited…

Barbara Powell Apr 29, 2015 »

Mrs. Barbara A. Powell, age 76 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away April 28, 2015 at the NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born December 12, 1938 in Cash, Arkansas, she was the daughter of Cleo and Agnes Horton Wortham.

This loving wife, mother, daughter and grandmother is survived by her husband Hugh Powell of the home, son: Gary Powell and wife Susan of Jonesboro; her mother: Agnes Wortham of Jonesboro; two grandsons: David Gossett and Talon Powell. Mrs. Powell also leaves a host of…

Bobby Levon Farmer Apr 23, 2015 »

Mr. Bobby Levon Farmer, 79, of Marmaduke, Arkansas, passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Mr. Farmer was born on February 13, 1936 in Marmaduke, Arkansas to the late Clyde Marcus and Ola Marie Hampton Farmer. Mr. Farmer was a member of First Baptist Church and enjoyed hunting, fishing, building bird house, and any type of woodworking. He loved music and played the guitar, violin, piano, organ, and harmonica.

Survivors include; two sons: Michael Farmer and wife Dawn and Jeff Farmer both of…

Walter Briley Apr 16, 2015 »

Mr. Walter J. Briley, age 78 of Manila, Arkansas, passed away April 16, 2015 at his home. Born September 28, 1936 in Manila, he was the son of the late Talmadge Eugene and Pauline Emily Wortham Briley and had been a longtime area resident. He was a United States Army Veteran, owned Briley's Body Shop in Manila and enjoyed woodworking and making duck calls.

He is survived by his wife: Mrs. Wanda Camp Briley of the home: one son: R.N. Briley of Manila, Arkansas; one sister: Kay Webb of Nashville,…

Paul Hancock Apr 15, 2015 »

Paul E. Hancock, 79, passed away on April 13th 2015 in Jonesboro, AR. He was born to Noble Hancock and Jaunita Tucker Hancock on July 28, 1935 in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, and later moved to Jonesboro, Arkansas. Paul was known to his family and friends as the embodiment of kindness and love. He worked hard, and farmed a majority of his life. He was also an outdoorsman, and enjoyed spending a majority of that time hunting and fishing. Above all else, Paul was a family man. He was deeply loved and…

Nolan Bowman Apr 07, 2015 »

Mr. Nolan D. Bowman, age 80 of Paragould, Arkansas, departed this life on Saturday, April 4, 2015 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born August 17, 1934 in Lake City, Arkansas to the late Node and Opal Moore Bowman, he was a member of the Marmaduke First Baptist Church and was a longtime area resident.

He is survived by his companion: Sherry Stanfill of Paragould, Arkansas; three brothers: Jerry Bowman and wife Tony Bowman of Lake City, Arkansas, Stanley Bowman, and…

Connie Suzette Macon Apr 07, 2015 »

Mrs. Connie Suzette Cox Jones Macon, age 50, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at her home. Born April 5, 1964 in Lynwood, California, she was the daughter of Gary and Linda Martin Cox. Mrs. Macon was of the Baptist faith and had graduated Greene County Tech School in 1982. She enjoyed being outdoors, horseback riding, cooking and loved music, especially Johnny Cash, and dancing.

She is survived by her husband: Frank Allen Macon, Jr. of Jonesboro, Arkansas; mother and…

Jesse Franklin Summitt Apr 07, 2015 »

Mr. Jesse Franklin Summitt of Paragould went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at his home at the age of 79. He was born November 4, 1935 in Cardwell, Missouri to Paul and Gladys Summitt, both of whom preceded him in death. He was an Army Veteran and retired carpenter/home builder.

Waiting to join him is his wife of 53 years: Jesslyn Gail Summitt; three children: Dottie Summitt and Doyle Summitt (Lori) of Paragould, and Dianna Edrington (Chris) of Tallahassee, FL.; six grandchildren:…

Hubert Blake Apr 07, 2015 »

Mr. Hubert Blake, age 74, of Brockwell, Arkansas, passed away on April 2, 2015 at the Community Medical Center of Izard County in Calico Rock, Arkansas. Born January 5, 1941 in Bakersville, California, he was the son of the late Nelson Vernon and Edith Nichols Blake. Mr. Blake enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by two son: Hubert Scott Blake of Arizona, Nelson Blake of Arkansas; Step sons: Doreen Patcheck of Arkansas, Fred Frey of Arkansas, Kenny Frey of Arkansas…

Bertha Jane Crabtree Apr 04, 2015 »

Mrs. Bertha Jane Crabtree, 81, a lifelong Manila, Arkansas resident, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2015 at St. Bernards Medical Center. Mrs. Crabtree was born on March 2, 1934 in Thida, Arkansas to the late Robert Allen and Laura Jane Nolan Davidson. Mrs. Crabtree was of the Baptist faith, enjoyed riding around, coon hunting, rooster fighting, and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include: two daughters: Lovetta Freeman of Manila, Arkansas and Vanessa Shirley of Monette,…

Connie Suzette Cox Jones Macon Apr 03, 2015 »

Mrs. Connie Suzette Cox Jones Macon, age 50, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at her home. Born April 5, 1964 in Lynwood, California, she was the daughter of Gary and Linda Martin Cox. Mrs. Macon was of the Baptist faith and had graduated Greene County Tech School in 1982. She enjoyed being outdoors, horseback riding, cooking and loved music, especially Johnny Cash, and dancing.

She is survived by her husband: Frank Allen Macon, Jr. of Jonesboro, Arkansas; mother and…

Betty Lynn Knight Apr 02, 2015 »

Betty Lynn Knight, 61, of Jonesboro, Arkansas died on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. Ms. Knight was born on November 29, 1953 in Tyronza, Arkansas to the late James and Faye Plunkett. She was a Christian and enjoyed knitting, crossword puzzles, movies, and traveling.

Survivors include; one son: Gary Knight and wife Heather of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one daughter: Vicky Knight of Paragould, Arkansas; three brothers: James Plunkett of Bay, Arkansas, Wayne Plunkett,…