Posts With The Tag "April 2018"

Vivian Lee Bullock Aug 10, 2018 »

Vivian Lee Bullock, 72 passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018 at St. Bernard’s Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born June 29, 1946 in Rockford, Illinois to Viven Lee and Gertrude Busick.

Survivors include; one son: Kevin Norwood of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one daughter: Deanna Hill of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one granddaughter: Ashley Hill; one brother: Billy Busick of Jonesboro, Arkansas; and a host of other family and friends.

In addition to her parents; she was preceded in…

Brenda Wilson May 08, 2018 »

Brenda Sue Wilson, 71, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on Monday, May 7, 2018 at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born on March 7, 1947 in Knobel, Arkansas to the late Frank and Marie Stanphill Turner. She was a Christian and enjoyed swinging, drinking coffee, and visiting with her family.

Survivors include; two daughters: Rebecca Weaver and Patricia Adams (Billy) all of Paragould, Arkansas; three brothers: Mike Turner, Kimmy Turner, and George Conway all of Paragould, Arkansas;…

Deborah Carter Apr 28, 2018 »

Deborah Kaye Carter (Debra Lancaster), 62, of Manila, Arkansas passed away at her home on Thursday, April 26, 2018. She was born on February 22, 1956 in Osceola, Arkansas to Gene Carter and Sue Boyd (Carter) Hubble. She enjoyed sewing, reading, playing on the computer and camping.

Survivors include; two brothers: Kenneth Carter (Cathy) of Dyess, Arkansas, Tommy Carter (Betty) of Bondsville, Arkansas; one sister: Kathrine May (Gordon) of Etowah, Arkansas; three daughters: Leslie Browning…

Dorothy Raye Burns Apr 27, 2018 »

Dorothy Raye Burns, 79 of Walnut Ridge, Arkansas passed away Friday, April 27, 2018 at her home. She was born in Louisiana Missouri on February 6, 1939 to Charles Russell and Dorothy Alden Zorn. She was a Christian who believed in God and Jesus Christ. She was united in marriage to Willis "Tiger" Burns for twenty years, and her lifelong companion Ernie Latham for forty years. She cleaned houses, worked in the Food Service and at Gemini factory. She enjoyed reading, doing puzzles, fishing (in…

Kathryn Murphree Apr 26, 2018 »

Kathryn L. Murphree, 79 of Paragould, Arkansas passed away Wednesday April 25, 2018 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House, Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born in Joiner, Arkansas August 23, 1938 to Leslie James and Mattie Celie McFall Beal. She was a member of the Paragould Church of God, enjoyed watching the birds in her birdfeeders, boat riding, riding horses, shopping, loved shoes, eating out and having a McDonald’s Mocha Fappe, watching soap operas, her favorite was “The Young…

Tony Burke Apr 25, 2018 »

Tony Van Burke, 54 of Kennett, Missouri passed away at his home Tuesday, April 24, 2018.

He was born October 30, 1963 in Kennett, Missouri to James Jordan and Wanda Mae Champlain Burke. He worked as an auto mechanic for B & H Auto and Faughts Station and was known as one of “The Best” mechanics around that could fix anything. He loved spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include; his wife: Paula Ford Burke of Kennett, Missouri, One daughter: Amanda Crafton (Gene)…

Jimmy Smith Apr 25, 2018 »

Jimmy Richard Smith, age 62, passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 24 at Woodbriar Nursing Home in Harrisburg, AR. He was born August 23, 1955 to Jeff and Georgia Smith of Weiner, AR. Jimmy lived most of his life in the family home in Weiner before moving to Woodbriar. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers Johnny and Tom, sister Patsy, and niece Mindy. Survivors include sister in law Glenda, nieces Stacey and Missy, three great nephews, and dear friends Marc and Lewis Hogue,…

Sara Jane Estep Apr 14, 2018 »

Sara Jane Estep, 41 passed away Friday, April 6, 2018 in Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born June 20, 1976 to William and Evelyn Helems Smith in Newport, Arkansas. He enjoyed writing song lyrics and poems, loved to read and color.

Survivors include; her mother: Evelyn Smith; four daughters: Sara Mingues of Judsonia, Arkansas, Tiffany Tingley of Lebanon, Oklahoma, Jessica Smith of Trumann, Arkansas, Brittany Smith of Trumann, Arkansas; one sister: Lois Smith of Trumann, Arkansas; one brother:…

John Wesley Chamberlain, Sr Apr 14, 2018 »

John Wesley Chamberlain, SR, 74, of Rector, Arkansas passed away on March 27, 2018 at St. Bernards Medical Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born on February 18, 1944 in Pocahontas, Arkansas to Ethel and Cecil Lorene Ellis Chamberlain. He enjoyed watching westerns and spending time with his grandkids.

Survivors include; two sons: John Wesley Chamberlain, JR (Melanie) of Rector, Arkansas, Matthew Wayne Chamberlain (Dawn) of Paragould, Arkansas; six daughters: Nerva Jean Wright (John) of…

Anna Franklin Apr 14, 2018 »

Anna Ivie Franklin, 64, of Black Oak, Arkansas passed away at her home, Sunday, April 4, 2018. She was born September 7, 1953 in Eloy, Arizona to the late Charlie and Ivie Anthony Franks. She enjoyed fishing, landscaping, art and crafts.

Survivors include one daughter: Lisa (Scott) Williams of Black Oak, Arkansas; two sons: Robert (Jamie) Bass of Pocahontas, Arkansas, Terry (Margaret) Bass of Piggott, Arkansas; three step sons: Billy Franklin of Harrisburg, Arkansas, Jerry (Mary) Franklin…

Burl Lynn Smith Apr 14, 2018 »

Burl Lynn Smith, 66 of Monette, Arkansas passed away at his home Saturday, April 14,2018.

He was born August 31, 1951 to Grady Andrew and Betty M. Young Smith in Dyess, Arkansas.

Mr. Smith served his country in the United States Army, was of the Baptist faith, enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife: Linda Smith of 28 years; three daughters: Tracy Cookson (Jerry) of Farmington, Arkansas, Pamela Smith of Paragould, Arkansas, Nikki Lasater…

Shirley Lucas Apr 13, 2018 »

Shirley Edna Lucas, 73, of Blytheville, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at her home. She was born on September 2, 1944 in Armorel, Arkansas to the late Jessie Willard and Eula Mildred Ross Walker. She was a member of the North 10th Street Baptist Church and she enjoyed yard work, gardening, traveling, and she had a special soft spot for children.

Survivors include; one granddaughter: Brandi Southern (James); one brother: Jesse Walker; three sisters: Jean Stegall (Harvey),…

Alfred Flick Apr 11, 2018 »

OBITUARY FOR ALFRED DREW FLICK

Pastor Alfred Drew Flick (Pastor Fred), age 73, went home to be with his Savior late Sunday night, April 8, 2018, at St Bernard's Hospital in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was the son of the late Elmer Elsworth and Beulah Irene (Koch) Flick. He was preceded in death by 4 brothers: Leslie, Roger, Gordon, Junior, and he is survived by 2 brothers, Arthur and Ray.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years and the love of his life, Shirley (Wyman) Flick; his son, Kevin (and…

Bradley Rogers Apr 11, 2018 »

Bradley W. Rogers, 9 days old, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on April 6, 2018 at Arkansas Methodist Hospital. He was born on March 28, 2018 in Paragould, Arkansas to Kenneth Rogers and Taylor Bass.

Survivors include; his mother: Taylor Bass; his father: Kenneth Rogers; maternal grandparents: Wayne and Leeanne Bass; paternal grandparents: Michael and Crystal Turner and Heath Rogers; paternal uncles: Carson Rogers, Braxton Rogers; paternal great-grandparents: Elizabeth and Wes Lindsey…

Bertha Mae Reid Apr 09, 2018 »

Bertha Mae Reid was born August 8, 1933 in Caraway, Arkansas to Borden McConnell and Esther Davis. Sister of Eual Wayne Vanhorn, Melba Jean Downs, Esther Lee Hodges, Anita Huett, Floyd Mc Connell and Ludenna Pettypool. She was wife to Monroe Reid for fifty-two years.

Mother of Deliah, Carol Lowery, Lila Denise Treece, Sheila Ann Richmond, and Sonya Dee May (Steve). Grandmother of Sam Isham (Jackie), Trey Austin (Alisha), Brent Isham, Patience Lyssy (Duane), Mandi Stutts (Danny), Melissa…

Anna Ivie Franklin Apr 09, 2018 »

Anna Ivie Franklin, 64, of Black Oak, Arkansas passed away at her home, Sunday, April 4, 2018. She was born September 7, 1953 in Eloy, Arizona to the late Charlie and Ivie Anthony Franks. She enjoyed fishing, landscaping, art and crafts.

Survivors include one daughter: Lisa (Scott) Williams of Black Oak, Arkansas; two sons: Robert (Jamie) Bass of Pocahontas, Arkansas, Terry (Margaret) Bass of Piggott, Arkansas; three step sons: Billy Franklin of Harrisburg, Arkansas, Jerry (Mary) Franklin…

David Lawrence Apr 09, 2018 »

David Wayne Lawrence, 64, of Brookland, Arkansas passed away on April 8, 2018 at Baptist Memorial East Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. He was born on September 17, 1953 in Illinois to Ernest and Erma Johnson Lawrence. He served his country in the United States Marines and Navy, he always said "Once a Marine always a Marine" Semper Fi. He loved animals, reading, fishing and gaming, he had plenty of friends and would make an appearance to keep friendships, but he was basically a loner.

Dorothy Farrow Apr 06, 2018 »


Dorothy J. Farrow, 75, of Manila, passed away, surrounded by her loved ones, Wednesday afternoon, April 4, 2018, after a long battle with illness, she went to be with the Lord. She was born November 22, 1942 in Leachville to Gene and Dorthy (Hall) Carter.



Dorothy lived the majority of her life in Manila. She was a graduate of the Manila High School. She had an extensive career in her life. Her last, being a door greeter at the Blytheville Wal-Mart, from which she retired.

Maudie White Apr 05, 2018 »

Maudie Nevada White, 88 passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Lexington Place in Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born on May 24, 1929 to the late Claudia Mitchell.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by; three sons: Rusty White (Deborah), John White (Jana) and Jerry White; one daughter: Deborah Waters (Danny); one sister in law: Oma Lee White.

Survivors include; two sons: Rick White (Harriet) and Michael White (Donna); eighteen grandchildren: Christel Reinberg (Paul), Heather…