Infant Jeremiah Hunter passed from this life July 15, 2016 at his home in Wilson, Arkansas. Born July 5, 2016, he was the son of Rodney Halston and Ceairi Hunter.
He is survived by his parents: Rodney Halston and Ceairi Hunter of Wilson, Arkansas; two brothers: Damarion Facon and Travoise Hayes both of the home; three sisters: Aziyah Hunter, Tranaija Hayes and Armoni Thomas of the home. Baby Hunter also leaves a host of other family and friends.
The family will have a candlelight
Mr. Calvin Lynn Wilson, age 58 of Harrisburg, Arkansas, passed away on July 20, 2016 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born May 11, 1958 in Caruthersville, Missouri, he was the son of the late Walter and Bonnie Dinning Wilson. Mr. Wilson was a member of the Greenfield Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing, camping and salvaging.
He is survived by one son: Charlie Wilson of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one daughter: Tiffany Oswald of Jonesboro, Arkansas; two
Mrs. Sandra Kay Collins, age 70 of Blytheville, Arkansas, passed away Friday, July 22, 2016 at the NEA Hospital in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born August 10, 1945 in Blytheville, she was the daughter of late Murvin and Annie Hicks Huffman. She was a lifelong member of Maryâs Chapel Baptist Church in Huffman, Arkansas and had worked at Pizza Hut for many years. She was a member of the Blytheville Rescue Squad, a room mother at the Blytheville schools for many years Mrs. Collins was a
Randy J. Morris, 56, of Marmaduke, Arkansas, passed away on July 11, 2016 at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born on February 24, 1960 in Torrence, California to the late Robert and Gail Manley Morris.
Survivors include; six children: Brandy Rocha of Salinas, California, Christopher Morris of Fresno, California, Randy Morris, Jr. of Coarsegold, California, Whitney Moore of Jonesboro, Arkansas and Leah Morris of Paragould, Arkansas, and Jacob Morris of Coarsegold, California; two brothers:
Mr. Michael Morris, age 53 of Kennett, Missouri, passed away on July 16, 2016 at the Graceland Nursing Home in Memphis, Tennessee. Born October 28, 1963 in Kennett, Missouri, he was the son of Claude and Herman Jean Craig Butler. He was of the Pentecostal faith and enjoyed traveling, music and spending time with his family.
He is survived by his mother and step-father: Herma Jean Sharp and Steve Sharp of Kennett, Missouri; one son: Ryan Dean Morris of Las Vegas, Nevada; one brother: Gary
Mrs. Ruby Marie Clark, age 80 of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on Sunday, July 24, 2016 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Arkansas. Born September 5, 1935 in Round Pond, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Lois Clinton and Dela Ray Fields and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Marmaduke, Arkansas. Mrs. Clark enjoyed sewing, crossword puzzles, gardening and spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 66
James Timothy Friend, 57, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, July 21, 2016 at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born on April 12, 1959 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late James and Henrietta Pollard Friend. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and working on small motors.
Survivors include: his fiancÃ©: Velma Pyburn; one son: Matthew Friend of Grand Rapids, Michigan; two daughters: Jackie Breckenridge and Cheryl Gomer both of Paragould, Arkansas; four brothers: Eddy Friend of
Calvin Lynn Wilson, 58, of Harrisburg, Arkansas passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. He was born on May 11, 1958 in Caruthersville, Missouri to the late Walter and Bonnie Dinning Wilson. He was a member of the Greenfield Baptist Church and enjoyed fishing, camping and junkin.
Survivors include: one son: Charlie Wilson of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one daughter: Tiffany Oswald of Jonesboro, Arkansas; two brothers: Michael Wilson of Jonesboro, Arkansas and
Mrs. Wanda Lee Crawford, age 83 of Leachville, Arkansas, passed away July 20, 2016 at her home. Born September 5, 1932 in Hardy, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Nancy Collins. Mrs. Crawford was of the Christian faith and enjoyed gardening, working in the yard and spending time with family and friends.
She is survived by two sons: John Crawford and wife Cindy of Leachville, Arkansas and Michael Crawford of Beech Grove, Arkansas; grandchildren: Pam Beach and husband Ken of
Ralph Preston Bell, age 44 of Bono, Arkansas, passed away July 18, 2016, near his home. Born July 22, 1971 in Jonesboro, Arkansas, he was the son of James Ralph and Pauline Caldwell Bell. Mr. Bell was a people person who enjoyed hanging out with his friends, family and his dog and loved riding motorcycles.
He is survived by his parents: James and Pauline Bell of Bono, Arkansas; two brothers: Kenny Carter of Bono, Arkansas and Randall Carter and wife Gail of Van Buren, Arkansas; two
Mrs. Linda Orsborne, age 61 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born August 7, 1954 in Leachville, Arkansas, she was the daughter of Allen and Mary Cook Wilson. Mrs. Orsborne attended the Assembly of God church and enjoyed traveling and being with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband: Lonnie Orsborne of Jonesboro, Arkansas; her father: Allen Wilson of Osceola, Arkansas; one son: Dennis
Marlo Arispe Buerge, 46, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on Monday, July 11, 2016 at her home. She was born on September 6, 1969 in Phoenix, Arizona to Larry S. and Angelica Arispe Martinez. She was one of Jehovahâs Witnesses, enjoyed thrift shopping, was a very fun loving person, and loved family pictures, her children, and being a grandma.
Survivors include: her father: Larry Martinez; her mother: Angelica Arispe Freyre; three children: Viktoria Duarte and husband Matthew,
Mr. Earnest Ray Banton, 77, passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2016 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born October 17, 1938 in Vanndale, Arkansas to Earnest Shelton and Eva Bell Carter Banton. He was a member of the Black Oak Assembly of God Church, where he served on the Church board, and he loved his Church dearly. He served his country in the Air Force, enjoyed crossword puzzles, read the newspaper faithfully, and loved his dog âMaxâ.
Bailey Delayne Kelems, 11, of Caraway, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at St. Jude Childrenâs Research Hospital. She was born on July 27, 2004 in Jonesboro, Arkansas to Shannon Dewayne and Susan Summers Kelems. Bailey was baptized on November 15, 2015 and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Caraway, Arkansas. She loved doing things as a family, riding four wheelers and dirt bikes, deer hunting with her dad, swimming, children, and taking care of people.
Benjamin C. Brightwell, 58, of Imboden, Arkansas passed away on July 2, 2016 at the Walnut Ridge Nursing and Rehab Center. He was born on February 16, 1958 in Imboden, Arkansas to Orvel Eugene and Edith Geneve Overturf Brightwell. He was a member of the Imboden Church of Christ and enjoyed bowling, hunting, fishing, and playing golf. He loved people and never met a stranger.
Survivors include; his mother: Edith Geneve Brightwell of Walnut Ridge, Arkansas; one son: Benjamin H.
Mary Elaine Varnell, 81, of Kennett, Missouri passed away on Friday, July 1, 2016 at Twin Rivers Medical Center. She was born on June 25, 1935 in North Little Rock, Arkansas to the late Daniel and Ada Clements Vaughn. She was of the Pentecostal Faith, enjoyed reading the Bible, working work puzzles, sewing, and spending time with family.
Survivors include; four sons: Frank Varnell, Jr. of Steele, MO, Billy Ray Varnell(Rickie) of Blytheville, AR, Robin Leon Varnell of Kennett, MO and Eddie
James P. Wicker, age 56 of Dyersburg, Tennessee, was called home on June 30, 2016 at Dyersburg Regional Hospital. Born November 5, 1959 in Ripley, Tennessee, he was the son of the late James Edward and Ruby Mooney Wicker and was a lifelong area resident. Mr. Wicker was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed fishing and loved animals.
He is survived by three sons: James Wicker, Jr. of Kennett, MO, Billy Wicker and wife Kristy of Blytheville, AR, and Zachary Wicker and wife Joy of Manila,
Mr. Gregory Scott Wilson, 51, of Doniphan, Missouri, passed away on June 29, 2016 at the St. Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Born October 30, 1964 in Aurora, Illinois, he was the son of the late Richard and Jacqueline Hart Wilson. Mr. Wilson was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed fishing, hunting, riding atvâs, playing games on his computer and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by one daughter: Alison Wilson Oden (Lukus) of Paragould, Arkansas;