Mr. Kenny Mathews, age 66 of Bono, AR, passed away on November 28, 2014 at the Ridgecrest Nursing Home in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born May 27, 1948 in Jonesboro, he was the son of the late Joe and Myrtle Shook Mathews and been a longtime area resident. Mr. Mathews enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by one son: Kenneth Mathews, Jr. of Bono, Arkansas.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother: Eugene Mathews
Graveside service will
Mr. Otto Eubanks, age 80 of Manila, Arkansas, passed away November 26, 2014 at the St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born February 25, 1934 in Roseland, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Albert and Beulah Abernathy Eubanks and was a longtime area resident. Mr. Eubanks was a member of the 1st United Pentecostal Church in Manila and was a farmer and a mechanic and could work on anything. He enjoyed antique car collecting, old clocks, and playing and listening to gospel music.
Mrs. Billie Jo Scott, age 78 of Caraway, Arkansas, passed away November 28, 2014 at the NEA Hospital in Jonesboro. Born March 18, 1936 in Bono, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Arbie and Edith McGinnis Constant and had been a longtime area resident. Mrs. Scott was a member of the First Baptist Church in Caraway and enjoyed arts and crafts and loved her dog Sassy.
She is survived by one son: Harold Scott and Carol of Caraway, Arkansas; one daughter: Joyce Brown and Jerry of Caraway,
Mr. Jesse Wesley LunBeck, age 75 of Portageville, MO, passed away November 23, 2014 at his home. Born November 3, 1939 in Gideon, Missouri, he was the son of the late William and Vivian Mann LunBeck and attended the Agape Worship Center in Hayti, Missouri. Mr. LunBeck was a United States Army Veteran and enjoyed woodworking and gardening.
He is survived by his wife: Gail LunBeck of the home: one daughter: Angela LunBeck of Portageville, Missouri; one son: Mark LunBeck of Newburgh, Indiana;
Mr. Stanley Leon Garner, age 57 of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on November 22, 2014 at his home. Born in Paragould, he was the son of Ophes and Jo Ann Howard Garner and was a member of the Church of Christ. Mr. Garner enjoyed fishing and loved his dog Bear.
He is survived by his mother: Jo Ann Howard of Paragould, Arkansas; three sisters: Patricia Pitman of Paragould, Arkansas, Linda Clark of Paragould, Arkansas and Denise Filerbo and Tony of Paragould; one brother: Michael Garner and
Mr. J.B. Smith, age 83 of Trumann, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at the St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born September 12, 1931 in Lake City, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Robert and Joan Stanley Smith and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Smith was a retired Army staff sergeant and enjoyed watching TV, sports, talking on the c.b. and fishing.
He is survived by one daughter: Laura Powers and Roy of Spokane, Washington; two granddaughters: Dana
Mr. Raymond Keith Smolder, Jr., age 52 of Sherwood, Arkansas, passed away November 15, 2014 at the UAMS Medical Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. Born August 4, 1962 in Santa Rosa, New Mexico, he was a United States National Guard Veteran and of the Protestant faith. Mr. Smolder enjoyed fishing, carpentry and music.
He is survived by his mother: Linda Zapata; one sister: Shari York of Trumann, Arkansas; two brothers: James Zapata and Tammy of Little Rock, Arkansas and Tommy Zapata and Brandy
Mrs. Glenda Javene Swindle Coleman, 77 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, wife of Carl Coleman passed away Friday, November14, 2014 at the Flo & Phil Jones Hospice house in Jonesboro. She was born September 23, 1937 at Fontaine, Arkansas to the late Elmer and Cordelia Pratt Swindle.
She was a member of Temple Baptist church where she taught a ladies bible class.
Mrs. Coleman was always glad to tell others about Christ and her church. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting and cooking.
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Mr. Ernie David Applegarth, 76, of Lake City, Arkansas, passed away on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at his home. Mr. Applegarth was born on November 17, 1937 in Bono, Arkansas to the late William Robert and Ada Ellen Applegarth. Mr. Applegarth enjoyed riding his bicycle and picking up cans, gardening, and sitting outside feeding the birds and squirrels.
Survivors include: one brother: Richard Applegarth of Black Oak, Arkansas; one sister: Helen Fletcher of Williford, Arkansas; two nieces
James Houston Taylor, the loving and devoted husband of Norma Kee Mobley Taylor, father to Angela Pandora Barnett, and grandfather to Stephanie Taylor Bond and her husband, Devin Benton passed on to the "big cruise ship in the sky" on Saturday, November 15, 2014. James, born in Mississippi County, Arkansas in 1940 was a hair dresser, fisherman, dog breeder and darn good cook. He was passionate about his 27 vacation cruises, good food and wine and of course, his family. Spending the last 50+
Virginia Louise Davis, age 86 of Pocahontas, Arkansas, passed away November 13, 2014 at her home. Born May 11, 1928 in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Burley and Marie Whittaker Bradshaw Shackelford. Mrs. Davis was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by one son: Michael Davis and Phyllis of Pocahontas, Arkansas; two daughters: Marsha Barton and Elmer Womack of Pocahontas, Arkansas, Karen Davis of South Haven, Mississippi; one brother: Bill Shackelford of Biloxi,
Mr. Anthony Hayes Caraway, 55, of Kennett, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at his home. Mr. Caraway was born on January 28, 1959 in Treasure Island, Missouri to James Glen and Barbara Louise Ward Caraway. Mr. Caraway was an avid 49ers and Atlanta Braves fan, enjoyed fishing and watching westerns-John Wayne was his favorite.
Survivors include; his mother; Barbara Plunk of Doniphan, Missouri; two sons: Aaron and Jonathan Caraway both of Kennett, Missouri; three brothers: