Posts With The Tag "March 2017"

Martha A. Williams Mar 31, 2017 »

Martha A. Williams, 49 of Trumann, Arkansas passed away Thursday, March 30, 2017 at NEA Baptist Hospital, Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born in Trumann, Arkansas April 18, 1967 to the late James Hardy Jr. and Lois Kathrine Goodwin Williams.

She was of the Baptist faith, a homemaker, loved taking care of her family, enjoyed painting and drawing.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two grandchildren.

Martha A. Williams is survived by her husband Rickey Lynn Lisk, of the…

Harold Willard Mar 31, 2017 »

Mr. Harold Lester Willard, age 50, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017 in Paragould, Arkansas. Born September 27, 1966 in Trumann, Arkansas, he was the son of Homer and Mary Rand Willard.

The family has requested private services and disposition under the direction of Faith Funeral Service. Guest registry at

Millie Appleby Mar 28, 2017 »

Millie “Virginia” (Graham) Appleby, died Friday, March 24, 2017 at the age of 83. She had resided the past ten years at Crestpark Nursing Center in Marianna, Arkansas. She was born April 8, 1933 in Marianna, Arkansas to Jasper Wesley Graham and Scyntha Lou “Ada” (Davidson) Graham. She moved to Hot Springs, Arkansas with her first husband and later to Memphis, Tennessee; Oroville California; and her last residence before retiring was Freeport, Texas. She worked mainly as a…

Ruby Pillow Mar 27, 2017 »

Ruby Jean Pillow, born February 10, 1943, passed away suddenly March 19, 2017.

Ms. Ruby, as so many people called her, was a woman of great faith, patriotism, love for her girls, family, dogs, music, stories, and sheer determination. She lived and died by her standards and great beliefs and never settled, sometimes sacrificing at great cost for whatever she believed in deeply. But, with whatever she had, she shared; whatever life gave her, she made the best of it.

Ruby Pillow was resilient,…

Randy Eugene Freeman Mar 27, 2017 »

Randy Eugene Freeman, age 62, of Rector, Arkansas, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017 at the Flo and Phil Hospice House, in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born on July 24, 1954, in Elkhart, Indiana, to Lowe and Rachel (Schrimsher) Freeman. Randy loved to go fishing, working in the yard, and was a huge Alabama football fan “ROLL TIDE!”.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by one daughter, Randi Michelle Freeman, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; one son, William…

Danna Corbitt Mar 27, 2017 »

Danna Yarbrough Corbitt, daughter of C.J. “Tuffy” and Mary Leoda Yarbrough, passed away on March 24, 2017, after a lengthy illness. She is survived by two children: Sache Crouch(Scott) of Memphis, Tennessee and Calvin Corbitt of Eureka Springs, Arkansas; two beloved grandchildren, Madison Grace Brimhall and River Grayson Crouch; two brothers: Jerry Yarbrough(Karen) of Mesquite, Nevada and Rodney Yarbrough of Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Memorial services will be held at Tabernacle…

Kenneth Thomas Hardwick Mar 25, 2017 »

Mr. Kenneth Thomas Hardwick, age 49 of Caraway, Arkansas, passed away March 23, 2017 at the NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born May 10, 1967 in St. Louis, Missouri and was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church in Black Oak, Arkansas. Mr. Hardwick was a hard worker and was dedicated to his family.

He is survived by his wife: Amber Hardwick of the home; two sons: Brandon Hardwick of Paragould, Arkansas and Brian Hardwick and fiancé Jennifer Riley of Jonesboro,…

Nina Alice Stark Mar 25, 2017 »

Nina Alice Stark, 72, of Hornersville, Missouri, passed away on March 24, 2017 at NHC Healthcare in Kennett, Missouri. She was born in Corning, Arkansas on December 13, 1944 to the late Thomas and Sylvia Laws Neeley. She was a member of the Solid Rock Church in Kennett, Missouri, enjoyed sharing the gospel with others, praying, and reading the Bible. She loved her children and grandchildren and helping others.

Survivors include; two sons: Charles Stark (Debbie) of Senath, Missouri and…

Warren Brewer Mar 24, 2017 »

Warren Brewer, 73, of Osceola, Arkansas passed away on March 23, 2017 at the Great River Medical Center in Blytheville, Arkansas. He was born on June 23, 1943 in Waynesboro, Tennessee to William and Molly Shubert Brewer. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and being outdoors.

Survivors include; his wife: Mary Brewer of Osceola, Arkansas; three sons: Warren Keith Brewer of Conway, Arkansas; Bryan Brewer of Osceola, Arkansas; and Daniel Brewer of Osceola, Arkansas; two daughters: Carol Rowland of…

Wanda Holt Mar 21, 2017 »

Mrs. Wanda Mae Johnson Holt, 59, passed away Tuesday, March 21, 2017 at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Arkansas. She was born October 12, 1957 in Leachville, Arkansas to Carol and Barbara Jean Holloway Johnson.

Mrs. Holt enjoyed shopping, going out to eat, and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Survivors include her father: Carol Johnson; one daughter: Jessica Avery (Carl) of Gosnell, Arkansas; two sons: Richard Johnson (Sheila) and Scotty Johnson of…

Michael Frost Mar 21, 2017 »

Michael Keith Frost, 52, of Paragould, Arkansas passed away on March 21, 2017 at Baptist hospital in Memphis. He was born on December 14, 1964 in Jerseyville, Illinois to Thomas Elton and Matilda Russell Frost. He enjoyed riding his Harley, watching TV, cooking, hunting, and fishing.

Survivors include; his wife of 31 years: Darlene Frost of the home; two daughters: Opal Dawson (Brian) of Leachville, Arkansas and Laci Warren of Paragould, Arkansas; three brothers: Thomas Frost, Paul…

Anthony Weaver Mar 20, 2017 »

Mr. Anthony Claude William Weaver, age 49 of Trumann, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017 at the Advanced Care Hospital in Searcy, Arkansas. Born October 15, 1967 in Memphis, Tennessee, he was the son of Paul Edward and Claudia Mae King Weaver. Mr. Weaver was of the Pentecostal faith and loved to hunt and fish.

He is survived by his parents: Paul and Claudia Weaver of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one son: Anthony William Skip Weaver of Trumann, Arkansas; two daughters: Shania Leann…

Dennis Dickey Mar 20, 2017 »

Dennis Dickey, 67, of Blytheville, Arkansas, passed away on March 12, 2017 at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born on February 8, 1950 in Mammoth Springs, Arkansas to the late Melton and Fern Coyle Dickey. He was a member of the Senath Church of Christ, enjoyed woodworking, and spending time with his family (they were everything to him).

Survivors include: his wife: Donna Dickey of the home; one son: James Dickey (Donna) of Blytheville, Arkansas; one daughter: Kimberly Dickey of…

Wayne "Ben" Lawrence Mar 09, 2017 »

Wayne Cleo “Ben” Lawrence, 73, of Piggott, Arkansas went to be with the Lord on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at his home. He was born on June 10, 1943 in Senath, Missouri to the late Benjamin “Pete” and Ruth Coleman Lawrence. He was a very spiritual man, was devoted in love to his wife of 56 years, and will be greatly missed by his wife, children, and family.

Survivors include; his wife: Stella Lawrence of the home; three sons: Jimmy Lawrence of Alabama, Ricky Lawrence of…

Ronnie Dean Montgomery Mar 03, 2017 »

Mr. Ronnie Dean Montgomery, Sr., age 57 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, March 2, 2017 at his home. Born July 22, 1959 in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Harvey and Carolita Kirby Montgomery and was a longtime area resident. Mr. Montgomery was a member of the Valley View Church of Christ and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding four-wheelers. Mr. Montgomery also enjoyed going to church…

Edward Cobb Mar 02, 2017 »

Mr. Edward Cobb, age 67 of Joiner, Arkansas, passed away February 27, 2017 at the Methodist University in Memphis, Tennessee. Born August 19, 1949 in Mississippi, he was the son of the late G.S. and Hattie Harris Cobb. He enjoyed working on cars, playing the lottery and always having a good time.

He is survived by one son: William Wilson-Cobb of Oklahoma; one brother: Alvin Cobb and wife Sherry Lynn of Zapata, Texas; one sister: Linda Ellingwood of Joiner, Arkansas. Mr. Cobb also…