Mrs. Ruth Ola Lawrence, 100, of Senath, Missouri passed away on Monday, September 02, 2013 at St. Bernard’s Medical Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas. Mrs. Lawrence was born on May 19, 1913 in Cushman, Arkansas to the late Joe Cal and Malinda Clark Coleman. She attended services at House of Prayer and she enjoyed being at church and spending time with her family and friends.
Survivors include; three sons: Bud K. Love of Paragould, Arkansas, Wayne C. Lawrence of St. Francis, Arkansas, and Dewey
Mr. Herbert W. Smith, 73, of Bay Arkansas passed away on Saturday, August 31, 2013.at his home. Mr. Smith was born on August 30, 1940 in Winesboro, Arkansas to Wesley Edward Smith and Ava Ilene Easter Smith. He was of the Pentecostal faith, an Elder and Sunday School director at Alsup Pentecost Church in Bay Arkansas. He was a farmer and a welder. He enjoyed working on lawnmowers, spending time with his family and friends.Survivors include: his wife, Helen, of the home. One daughter:
Ms. Marian Louise Mangrum, 75, of Paragould, Arkansas, died on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at the Flo & Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas.
Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 at 12:00 noon at the 1st Church of God, 628 West Locust Street, Paragould, Arkansas with Rev. Kevin Edgar officiating. The family request private disposition under the direction of Faith Funeral Service.
Mr. David Brent Hawkins, age 53 of Blytheville, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at the St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas after a brave battle with cancer. Born November 10, 1959 in Paragould, Arkansas, he was the son of Jason Clifford and Bernadine Burgess Hawkins and was a longtime area resident. Mr. Hawkins was a member of the Jesus Name Tabernacle Church in Caruthersville, Missouri and was a United States Army veteran. Mr. Hawkins worked for UPS and
Mr. Aubrey “Tommy” Stanley, 82, of Luxora, Arkansas, died on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at Baptist East in Memphis, Tennessee. Mr. Stanley was born on August 9, 1931 in Hayward County, Tennessee to the late David and Mattie Stanley. He was a member of the Grace Baptist Church in Millington, Tennessee, loved reading the Bible and spreading the Word of God. He enjoyed working on cars, yard work, and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include: his wife: Wanda Stanley of the
Mr. Donald Wayne “Butch” Smith, age 71 of Brookland, Arkansas, passed away August 19, 2013 at his home. Born in Caraway, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Charles and Geneva Kendrick Smith and had been a longtime area resident. Mr. Smith enjoyed using his computer and filming.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years Pat Smith of the home; one son: Scott Smith of Brookland; one brother: Tony Smith of Brookland; three sisters: Charlene Perez of Brookland, Polly Penter of
Mr. Smokey Ray Wright, 60, of Cardwell, Missouri, died on Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at his home. Mr. Wright was born on July 8, 1953 in Elkhart, Illinois to the late Raymond and Louttina Wright. He was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church, Cardwell, Missouri, enjoyed gospel music, playing dominoes, playing the guitar, and playing on the computer.
Survivors include: his wife: Elizabeth Wright of the home; two sons: Raymond Wright of Visalia, California and Jimmy Hubble of Cardwell,
Mr. Lindsay Walton Chandler, Jr., 75, of Tyronza, Arkansas, died on Friday, August 16, 2013 at St. Bernards Medical Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas. Mr. Chandler was born on October 25, 1937 in Whitton, Arkansas to the late Lindsay Walton and Sarah Nance Chandler. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Joiner, Arkansas. Mr. Chandler grew up on a farm and chopped cotton while dodging the spray from crop dusting planes and got use to the feel of dirt under his fingernails. He
Mrs. Sarah Myrtle See, age 76 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away August 13, 2013 at her home. Born December 22, 1936 in Pontiac, Michigan, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Flossie Parker Shipley. Mrs. See was of the Pentecostal faith and enjoyed knitting, bowling, going to church and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years Kenneth See; six sons: Kenneth W. See Jr. and wife Claudia of Romeo, Michigan; David See and wife Robin of Harrison,
Mrs. Maybell Rooks Morris, age 84 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born in Bald Knob, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Ullis and Elsie Rutherford Fergerson and was a caregiver. She was a member of the Holden Avenue Church, enjoyed spending time with her family and grandchildren and loved her dogs.
She is survived by two sons: Roy L Rooks and wife Diana of Fenton, Missouri and Marvin Gene Rooks
Mrs. Jo Ann Reese, age 72 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born September 17, 1940 in Sherman, Texas, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Mary Curtis White. Mrs. Reese was a member of the Grace Missionary Baptist Church in Jonesboro, Arkansas and enjoyed crafts and cooking.
She is survived by two daughters: Mary Jane Loines and husband David of Jonesboro, Arkansas and Tootsie Crouch and husband Kerry