Gerald James Thacker, Jr., of Smithville, Arkansas, passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2017 at St. Bernards Medical Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born on March 29, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Gerald James and Marie Wombles Thacker, Sr. He enjoyed wood working, motorcycles, and being on top of his hill.
Survivors include; his girlfriend: Tina Dodson of the home; five sons: Kevin Broadway of Memphis, Tennessee, Jimmy Thacker of Indiana, Marcus Thacker of Missouri, Thomas
Mr. Blickie Don Prince, age 69 of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on Friday, January 27, 2017 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born June 24, 1947 in Missouri and was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and going to flea markets.
He is survived by two sons: Paul Prince and wife Katrina of Paragould, Arkansas, Nolan Prince and wife Bridgett of Lafe, Arkansas; three daughters: Stacey Prince, Simone Baldwin and husband Shane both of
Charles William Morgan, 89, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on Friday, January 27, 2017 at his home. He was born on September 15, 1927 in Mounds, Arkansas to the late Earnest McKinley and Edith Jewel Cathy Morgan.
Survivors include; one daughter: Debra Frost of Paragould, Arkansas; one brother: Harold Morgan(Barbara) of Paragould, Arkansas; four sister: Wilma Barr(Harold), Geneva Boyd(Danny), Iva Wilcox(Jim), and Barbara Wilson all of Paragould, Arkansas; nine grandchildren: Gina Perry
Joseph Eugene Robinson, 57, of Clarkton, Missouri, passed away on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at Norton Women and Childrenâs Hospital, Louisville, Kentucky. He was born on August 6, 1958 in Peach Orchard, Missouri to the late Robert Joseph and Minnie Laden Robinson. He was a lifelong area resident and enjoyed listening to country music, playing pool, and fishing.
Survivors include; one daughter: Jessie Jordan Robinson of Jolliet, Illinois; three brothers: Lonnie Robinson (Cherry) of
Mrs. Susan Dinah Shields, age 63 of Hoxie, Arkansas, passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at her home. Born October 26, 1953 in Antioch, California, she was the daughter of the late Ted and Elizabeth Zimmeran Simmons. Mrs. Shields was a member of the Faith Tabernacle Church in Hoxie and enjoyed decorating.
She is survived by her husband: Ted Shields of the home; two sons: Teddy Douglas Shields and wife Tracy of Batesville, Arkansas and Israel D. Shields and wife Erika of Walnut Ridge,
Mrs. Richelle Marie Cole, age 46, passed away on Monday, January 16, 2017 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Arkansas. Born April 7, 1970 in St. Louis, Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Clayetta McDaniel Schaefer. Mrs. Cole was of the Pentecostal faith, and enjoyed watching the food network and cooking. Her greatest gift was raising her children and spending time with her family.
She is survived by two sons: Brandon Hardwick and wife Tori of
Robert Stuart Jones, 74 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away January 17, 2017 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center. Born April 1, 1942 in Pasadena, California he was the son of the late Edward and Jean Wolfe Jones.
Memorial services will be announced at a later time under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Arkansas.
Misty Jones, 41, of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on January 9, 2017 at her home. She was born on December 11, 1975 in Kennett, Missouri to the late Charles Wayne and Cathy Holt Davis. She enjoyed coloring in adult coloring books and spending time with her family.
Survivors include: one son: Devin Davis and fiancÃ© Kacie Pitcher of Paragould, Arkansas; one daughter: Jaquelyne Jones of Paragould, Arkansas; one brother: Charles Davis of Paragould, Arkansas; one sister: Casey Jones;
John Stanley Terry, 79, of Whitton, Arkansas, passed away on Monday, January 9, 2017. He was born on March 19, 1937 in Moulton, Alabama to the late James and Lela Bradford Terry. He was a member of the United Methodist Church in Joiner, Arkansas and worked in record sales and promotion for several recording companies. He enjoyed crappie fishing, reading, watching westerns, drinking coffee, playing cards with his friends, and most importantly, spending time with his family.
Joyce Marie Everett, 63, of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. She was born on September 6, 1953 in Des Moines, Iowa to Leo and Thelma Heatherington Swan. She was a member of Bolivar Pentecostal Church of Harrisburg, enjoyed playing Nintendo, coloring in adult coloring books, playing Dig Dug, crocheting, and hanging out with her sister.
Survivors include: her father: Leo Swan of Trumann, Arkansas; four sons: Tony Swan, George
Dr. Lowell Nicholas, 75, of Sherwood, Arkansas went home to be with the Lord on January 6, 2017. He was born in Pollard, Arkansas on July 29, 1941. He was an active deacon, Sunday School teacher, and faithful member of First Baptist Church of Sherwood for many years. His faith in God was a foundation for his service, and he strived to embrace Godâs grace each and every day
He is preceded in death by his parents, Ethridge and Opal Nicholas. He is survived by his beloved wife of 49
Mr. Terry Wayne Hudson, age 67 of Hoxie, Arkansas, passed away on January,4 2017, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born August 27, 1949 in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Marvin and Pauline Lamb Hudson and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Hudson recently retired from Skil in Walnut Ridge and enjoyed going to the casinos, walking in the park, and spending time with his family.
He is survived by one daughter: Aubri Hudson- Holloway and wife
Mrs. Dessie Bernice Dunn, 71 of Monette, Arkansas passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center, Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born August 24, 1945 to the late Harm and Sarah Edna Watkins Finley. Mrs. Dunn was a homemaker, attended Lake City First Assembly of God Church, loved spending time with her grandchildren, gardening, fishing and watching wrestling.
Survivors include three sons: Robbie (Stephanie) Sarrels of Moore, Oklahoma; John (Amanda) Wilson of
Mrs. Flossie Angelee Hall, age 92 of Caraway, Arkansas, passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at the St. Bernardâs Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born August 31, 1924 in Oxford, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Lenard and Lema Ann Pinkston Layne. Mrs. Hall was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Black Oak, Arkansas and was a life-long area resident. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, making yard ornaments and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Mrs. Rhonda Leigh Rusher, age 42 of Lake City, Arkansas, passed away on December 27, 2016 at her home. Born February 2, 1974 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, she was the daughter of Johnny and Robbie Brown Porter. She enjoyed watching TV, drinking coffee, coke and water and spending time with her family.
She is survived by her parents: Johnny and Robbie Brown Porter; her husband: Kevin Rusher of the home; three children: Zachary Chaffin, Savannah Chaffin and Tanner Rusher; two brothers: Johnny