Rachel Lynn Medcalf, 44, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on Sunday, July 30, 2017 at her home. She was born on April 24, 1973 in Virginia Beach, Virginia to the late James and Helen Keller McLemore. She was a member of the Paragould Church of God where she was a Sunday school teacher. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, baking, and going to auctions and finding pieces to fix-up and sell.
Survivors include; her husband: Robert Medcalf of the home; two brothers: James
Judy C. Rodarte, 68, of Marmaduke, Arkansas passed away on July 25, 2017 at her home. She was born on October 22, 1948 in Lake City, Arkansas to the late Farrel and Imogene Peck Timms. She enjoyed camping, listening to music, dancing, word search puzzles, weekly shows, and she loved her two dogs âTinkerâ and âTuffyâ and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include; three daughters: Terri Robinson (Jeff) of Marmaduke, Arkansas, Kerri Reil (Mark) of Arizona,
Kerry Bowman, 57, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away on July 25, 2017 at NEA Baptist Hospital after battling a terminal illness for several months. He was born in Wilmington, California on August 27, 1959 to the late Finnis Edward and Delores West Bowman. He enjoyed NASCAR, guns, hunting, motorcycles, knives and loved his dog, Charlotte Web Bowman and his family.
Survivors include; his fiancÃ©: Teresa Timmons; two children: Brooke Bowman and Kyle Bowman; one step-daughter: Lindsey
Jamie Curtis Lisk, 43, of Monette, Arkansas passed away on July 25, 2017 at Regional One Burn Center. He was born on February 18, 1974 I Jonesboro, Arkansas to Benny and Deedra King Lisk. He was of the Pentecostal belief, played tennis, loved watching sports, especially football, basketball, and tennis, and spending time with his family.
Survivors include; his father: Benny Lisk (Leslie) of Jonesboro, Arkansas; his mother: Deedra Rogers (Jimmy) of Caraway, Arkansas; his wife: Jacklyn Lisk
Clint Dickson, 41, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on July 24, 2017 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born on November 22, 1975 in Granite City, Illinois to Michael and Janet Dickson. He attended Woods Chapel Baptist Church and worked at Families Inc. where he enjoyed helping others, especially troubled youth. He enjoyed playing softball, video games, and fantasy football. He loved his dog âEllieâ and was a huge LSU fan.
Survivors include; his wife: Amy Dickson
Esther Pauline Goble Van Hooser, 99, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away on July 23, 2017 at Jonesboro Healthcare. Beloved wife of Marcus D. Van Hooser, who preceded her in death, for 41 years. She was born on July 30, 1917 in Broseley, Missouri to the late Frank and Bertha Goble. She was a lifetime member of the church of Christ and a faithful, dedicated Christian woman. She taught Sunday school, prepared food at a momentâs notice, opened her home to many family members and was a wonderful
Steven Shawn Martin, 47, of Brookland, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at NEA Baptist Hospital. He was born on November 29, 1969 in Porterville, California to Jerry and Laverne Akin Martin. He was a member of the Paragould Church of God, enjoyed working on cars, playing softball and baseball, and playing music.
Survivors include; his parents: Jerry and Laverne Martin of the home; three sons: Gage Martin of Agency, Iowa, Zackary Martin of Moulton, Iowa, and Caleb Martin of
Akeem Decaria Nelson 19, of Kennett, Missouri passed away on July 14, 2017 in Kennett. Born July 19, 1997 to Adam Nelson and Tanisha Taylor in Kennett, Missouri. Akeem loved his past time of playing basketball, football, and baseball for the Kennett Indians. He enjoyed watching movies and having his favorite food made by his momma which was pork chops and macaroni and cheese. Spending time with his family and friends but, most of all he loved his girlfriend Tanka and their son Ayden. He will be
Billy Lee Hart, 76, passed away Monday, July 17, 2017 at his home in Lake City, Arkansas. He was born January 25, 1941 in Phoenix, Arizona to the late Varie Pannells Hart. He was a farmer, enjoyed driving around looking at crops, fishing, smoking, working on vehicles, watching old tv shows, especially old westerns, and was Dolly Partonâs biggest fan.
Survivors include his wife: Maria Hart of 54 years: of the home; one son: Mark Hart (Beth) of Trumann, Arkansas; two daughters: Billie
Carmen Pickle,76, of Weiner, Arkansas passed away on Friday, July 14, 2017 at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born on January 8, 1941 in Jonesboro, Arkansas to the late Meredith and Jewel Hall. She was a member of the Otwell Christian Church and enjoyed art painting, painting murals, Razorback basketball games, sports, arts and craft, and spending time with grandchildren.
Survivors include; her husband of 58 years: Leonard Pickle of the home; one son: Franklin Hall Pickle of Weiner,
Mr. David Gene Woods, 73 of Arbyrd, Missouri passed away Saturday, July 8, 2017 at NHC Healthcare in Kennett, Missouri. He was born April 6, 1944 in Gideon, Missouri to the late J.T. and Cardelia Smith Woods. He enjoyed going to the race tracks, visiting with his family, grandchildren and friends.
Survivors include his wife: Doris, of the home; five children: Jean Woods; Kevin Woods; Chris Woods; Billie Gene Woods all of St. Louis, Missouri; Alicia Woods of Arbyrd, Missouri; two
Sarah Elizabeth Long 57, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away on June 30, 2017 at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born on March 30, 1960 in Little Rock, Arkansas to the Dale W. and Mary Helen Cone- Collins. She enjoyed taking care of her mother and spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include; her mother Mary Helen Collins of Jonesboro, Arkansas; two daughters: Jennifer Long (Matthew Thompson) and Andrea Long; one brother: John Collins; 5 grandchildren: Dezmon, Kierra,
Sammy Charles Turpin 74, of Paragould went to be with the Lord on July 5, 2017 at Green Acres Nursing Home. Born March 5, 1943 to the late Lucian and Juanita (Wood) Turpin in Alexander, Arkansas. Sam loved people, music, poetry, and theater. He will be missed by many.
Sam is preceded in death by his parents, brother Glenn, son Alan, and grandson Aiden Patrick.
He is survived by: his wife Paula-Couch Turpin; two daughters: Portia Patrick of Florida and Laura of Mississippi; one son: Bryan of
Mrs. Patricia Louise Silva,76 of Newport, Arkansas passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at her residence. She was born February 11, 1941 in San Diego, California.
She enjoyed art, sewing, gardening, and spending time with her grandchildren.
Survivors include one daughter: Christina Reschke; one grandson: Christopher Dent; one granddaughter: Shilah Riley; two great granddaughters: Anistasia Dent and Audrey Dent.
Mrs. Silva was preceded in death by her parents; one son: Baron Lee Sawyer; one
Mr. George William Bowen, 75, of Jonesboro, Arkansas departed this life peacefully at the Flo and Phil Hospice House on July 4, 2017. He was born to the late George Lee and Icy Pearl Bowen on February 16, 1942. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He was adored by his children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by all of his family.
Survivors include: his wife of forty seven years Carolyn Bowen of the home; two daughters:
Alice Long, 71, of Powhatan, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at her home. She was born on June 1, 1946 in Fanshawe, Oklahoma to the late Floyd and Pauline Neeley Rash. She enjoyed reading and fishing.
Survivors include; beloved ex-husband: Talmadge Long, Jr.; three sons: Chris, Scott, and Brent Long; one brother: Floyd Rash, Jr.: and a host of other family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: one brother: Johnny Rash; and one sister: Gail
James Thomas Smith, 79, of Ash Flat, Arkansas passed away on July 1, 2017 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. He was born on January 3, 1938 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late Tom Smith. He was of the Catholic faith and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and woodworking.
Survivors include; his wife: Brenda Smith of the home; one son: Andy Smith (Roxanne) of Collierville, Tennessee; one daughter: Sheila Thomas of Collierville, Tennessee; two step-daughters: Tricia Holden (Rich) of Jonesboro,