Posts With The Tag "November 2016"

Thomas Ray Jordan, Jr. Dec 22, 2016 »

Thomas Roy Jordan, Jr. age 43 of Trumann, Arkansas, passed away on Tuesday, December 21, 2016 at the UT Methodist Lebonheur Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Born January 11, 1973 in Forest City, Arkansas, he was the son of Thomas Roy Jordan, Sr. and Sherry Timbs Jordan. Mr. Jordan enjoyed hunting, fishing with his wife Tina, and arrowhead digs. He loved going to church, spending time with his family and his church family. Tommy never met a stranger and was loved by many. He was a joker and…

Kenneth Ray Green Dec 07, 2016 »

Kenneth Ray Green, 62, of Trumann, Arkansas passed away on December 6, 2016 at NEA Baptist Hospital. He was born on July 11, 1954 in Trumann, Arkansas to the late William Dee and Della Jean McCarty Green. He was the Pastor of The Full Gospel Tabernacle in Trumann, Arkansas, a musician, and a singer.

Survivors include; his wife: Barbara Green of the home; three daughters: Kendra Bishop of Trumann, Arkansas, Karri (Jeremy) Morgan of Brookland, Arkansas, and Jami (John) Witt of Trumann,…

Virgie Mae Morris Dec 05, 2016 »

Virgie Mae Morris, age 78 of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Arkansas. Born March 18, 1938 in Harrisburg, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Willie and Mae Slayden Bice. Ms. Morris was a lifelong area resident and a member of the Oak Grove Heights Baptist Church for forty seven years. She earned her nursing degree in the late seventy’s. Ms. Morris always enjoyed making flower arrangements,…

Deborah Shirley Nov 28, 2016 »

Mrs. Deborah L. Shirley, 60, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 at her home in Monette, Arkansas She was born May 20, 1956 in Leachville, Arkansas to Leon and Kathryn Beal Murphree. Mrs. Shirley worked in many factories over the years and was a line leader. She loved sewing, quilting, fishing, camping and horses. She was a very outgoing person and loved going to the Casino with her Uncle Junior Rodgers.

Mrs. Shirley is survived by her mother: Kathryn Murphree of Paragould,…

Veales Lavon Davidson, Jr. Nov 25, 2016 »

Veales Lavon Davidson, Jr., 54, of Kennett, Missouri passed away on November 23, 2016 at his home. He was born on December 29, 1961 in Hayti, Missouri to the late Veales and Bertha Davidson. He enjoyed fishing, watching TV and movies, reading, and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include; five sisters: Judy Young of Kennett, Missouri, Patricia Furlow of Kennett, Missouri, Pam Wilkins of Paragould, Arkansas, Sherry Hanners of Paragould, Arkansas, and Trella Farrell of…

Thomas Lafarrel Wess Nov 23, 2016 »

Thomas Lafarrel Wess, 75, of Harrisburg, Arkansas passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at St. Bernard’s Medical Center. He was born on July 21, 1941 in Monette, Arkansas to the late Ira Travis and Goldie Edith Modglin Wess. He enjoyed woodworking, training Border Collies, and spending time with family and friends, especially his grandchildren.

Survivors include; one son: James Thomas Wess and wife Taylor of Springdale, Arkansas; one daughter: Shannon Wess and husband Hassan…

Billy Wayne Hancock Nov 22, 2016 »

Billy Wayne Hancock, 72, of Manila, Arkansas passed away on November 21, 2016 at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born on February 26, 1944 in Manila, Arkansas to the late George and Georgie Cravens Hancock. He enjoyed watching westerns, riding grandkids on golf cart, and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include; his wife: Linda Hancock of the home; one son: Wayne Hancock of the home; one daughter: Barbara Cole of Manila, Arkansas; five grandchildren: Allan Lasater and…

Wallis Hodges Nov 16, 2016 »

Wallis E. Hodges, 79, passed away on November 11, 2016 at Ridgecrest Rehabilitation in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born November 29, 1936 in Pleasant Hope, Missouri to Eugene and Mary (Jones) Hodges. Wallis grew up in Springfield, Missouri and graduated from Central High School in 1955. He was in the Air Force for a short time following high school. Wallis enjoyed golfing and played until his health would no longer allow him to play. He was an active participant in the Shrine Masons in…

Nelda Gunter Nov 16, 2016 »

Ms. Nelda Jean Gunter, age 89, of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away on November 15, 2016 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born November 2, 1927 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Francis Owen Enderby. She was music director at the First Christian Church in Pine Bluff for many years. After her move to Jonesboro, Ms. Gunter loved singing in the choir at the First United Methodist Church. Ms. Gunter was an avid Bridge player and…

Richard Timbs, Jr. Nov 16, 2016 »

Richard Don Timbs, Jr., 45, of Trumann, Arkansas went to be with the Lord on November 14, 2016 at Regions Medical Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. He was born on July 7, 1971 in Brinkley, Arkansas to Richard Don and Joyce Burch Timbs.He was of the Pentecostal Faith and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include; his mother: Joyce Lucas and husband Ken of Trumann, Arkansas; grandmother: Catherine Kelley of Salem, Arkansas; one son: Tyler Timbs of Harrisburg,…

Douglas Aird Nov 16, 2016 »

Mr. Douglas Neilson Aird, age 37, of Brookland, Arkansas, passed away on November 15, 2016 at NEA Hospital in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born May 27, 1979 in Denver, Colorado to Neil Aird and Carolyn Silk. He was a huge fan of Ole Miss football, Grizzly Basketball, and WWE wrestling. He loved music, being outdoors, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife Chaya Aird of the home; three daughters: Kelsey, Lilly, and Jasmine Aird all of the home; his parents: Neil Aird and…

Mary Smotherman Nov 14, 2016 »

Mrs. Mary Louise Swain-Smotherman, age 68, of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on November 7, 2016 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Arkansas. Born February 5, 1948 in Kennett, Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Lee and Florene Doherty Swain. She played high school basketball for the Senath High School from 1963-1965 and enjoyed reading, watching movies and loved spending time with her family and her furbaby Missy.

She is survived by two sons: Larry…

Millie Hines Nov 14, 2016 »

Millie Ann Hines, age 66 of Lake City, Arkansas, passed away on November 11, 2016 at the St. Bernard’s Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born December 5, 1949 in Trumann, Arkansas and she took pride in her flowers and water fountains.

She is survived by her husband of 16 years: James Hines of the home; three sons: Mark Hodge and Wilma of Lake City, Arkansas, Lonnie Hodge, Jr. Horseshoe Bend, Arkansas and Michael Hodge of Flippin, Arkansas. She also leaves eight…

Gerry Lynn Keesee Nov 14, 2016 »

Ms. Gerry Lynn Keesee, age 61, of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on November 12, 2016 at her home in Paragould, Arkansas. Born October 1, 1955 in Thebes, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Vergie Foltz Lipe. She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed being outdoors. She loved her flower garden and going fishing.

She is survived by her life partner of eighteen years Jim Stacy of the home; one daughter: Michelle Groves of Paragould, Arkansas; three step children: Todd…

Bobby Cummings Nov 11, 2016 »

Bobby Cummings, age 75 of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at the Flo and Phil Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born July 16, 1941 in Brookland, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Luther and Mary Douglas Cummings. Mr. Cummings enjoyed listening to the radio and record player, riding his scooter, and loved his dog named Baby.

He is survived by one brother: Luther Cummings of Paragould, Arkansas; and one sister: Mary Walls of Paragould, Arkansas. Mr.…

Michelle Greenway Nov 11, 2016 »

Michelle Lea Greenway, age 46 of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away on Monday, November 7, 2016 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Arkansas. Born August 28, 1970 in Paragould, Arkansas, she was the daughter of Freddie and Mary Cummings Walls. Michelle enjoyed watching TV and movies, going out to eat and spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her mother: Mary Walls of Paragould, Arkansas; two daughters: Laci Knuckles of Kennett, Missouri; and…

James Mathis Nov 09, 2016 »

James Edward Mathis, age 78 of Walnut Ridge, Arkansas passed away November 7, 2016 at his home. Born February 13, 1938 in Marvel, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Jim and Rose Copeland Mathis. Mr. Mathis proudly served his country in the Special Forces in the United States Army and enjoyed spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife: Maria Mathis of the home; five children: Mike Mathis and wife Carrie of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Steven Mathis of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Glen…

Tommy Ray Burnett Nov 09, 2016 »

Tommy Ray Burnett, 57, of Manila, Arkansas went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 3, 2016 at his home. He was born on June 14, 1959 in Trumann, Arkansas to the late Elton and Mamie Frances Mann Burnett. He was a lifelong Northeastern Arkansas resident and was retired from the steel mill. Tommy was ordained as a minister in 2002 and loved to evangelize. He loved the Lord and spreading the gospel of Jesus Christ. In his free time he enjoyed spending time with his family and…

Robert Renfro Nov 08, 2016 »

Robert Renfro, age 67 of Harrisburg, Arkansas, passed away on Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at his home in Harrisburg, Arkansas. Born September 18, 1949 in Bassett, Arkansas, he was the son of the late James and Annie Marie Renfro. Mr. Renfro enjoyed going to casinos, fishing, being outdoors, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by one son: Kenneth Renfro and wife Donna, of Harrisburg, Arkansas; two daughters: Pamela Winchester and husband Patrick of Harrisburg, Arkansas; and Dawn…

Barbara Ann Moore Nov 08, 2016 »

Barbara Ann Moore, 80, of Newport, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at St. Michaels Place. She was born on May 18, 1936 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas to the late Harold Lester and Lulu Worsham Gillespie Hardgrave. She was a Christian, a published author of poems and short stories and loved animals.

Survivors include; two sons: Kai Haley of Newport, Arkansas and Bob Haley (Alicia) of Sherwood, Arkansas; one sister: Kathy Hardgrave Shields of Granbury, Texas; seven grandchildren;…

Constance Wycoff Nov 07, 2016 »

Constance Joan Wycoff, 79, of Monette, Arkansas passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2016 at her home surrounded by family. She was born on March 17, 1937 in Benton Harbor, Michigan to the late Ollie and Lettie Parrish Bunch. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Caraway, Arkansas, a Steelers football fan, enjoyed bird watching, playing Scrabble and spending time with grandchildren.

Survivors include; her husband of 61 years: Lloyd Wycoff of the home; three sons: Ray Wycoff(Jean) of…

Hugh "Faris" Brooks Nov 07, 2016 »

Hugh “Faris” Brooks. 74 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed from this life into the resting arms of Jesus on Friday, November 4, 2016 at his Bono home. He was born on December 30 1941 in Jonesboro, Arkansas to the late Hugh T. and Gertrude H. Hayes Brooks. He served his country in the Navy and was stationed aboard the USS Polk County. Moving to Michigan in mid 60’s he worked for General Motors in the maintenance department until he transferred to Oklahoma City in 1979 where he…

Lowell Rex Howell Nov 05, 2016 »

Mr. Lowell Rex Howell, 79, of Marmaduke, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016. He was born on October 30, 1937 in Black Oak, Arkansas to the late Albert Cleary and Linnes Vaughn Howell. He was Pastor for the Potter’s House Baptist Church in Brookland, Arkansas, a master electrician, maintenance manager/consultant for American Railcar Industries in Marmaduke, Arkansas, an Army Veteran who served with the 10th Mountain Division in Germany and in the Army Reserves. He…

Steven Michael Lane Nov 03, 2016 »

Mr. Steven Michael Lane, age 62 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed away on November 1, 2016 at his home. Born October 3, 1954 in Missouri, he was the son of the late Wandell and Audine Bearden Lane and was of the Baptist faith. Mr. Lane was a jeweler, an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting, fishing and looking for Indian artifacts.

He is survived by his wife: Meribeth Burks Lane of the home; two daughters: Angela Price and husband Eric of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Krystal Neal and husband Adam of…