E. Marie Meadows of Paragould AR was born on June 27, 1940. She met her Savior Jesus Christ at the Eastern Gate on Saturday, September 22nd, 2018. She was a retired Red Cross Volunteer and spent her free time immersed in Bible study and prayer. She was a woman of strong faith believing in the power and strength of Jesus Christ's love and the beauty and peace that would await her after her passing. We were blessed to know her and learned many valuable life lessons from her. She nourished people
Ginny Miller, 62, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away on September 30, 2018 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. She was born on July 26, 1956 in South Haven, Michigan to the late Zanda Beautohn Hart and Paul Edward Hart. Ginny was a member of the Community Fellowship Church. She worked hard most of her adult life as a cashier and stocker.
Before her stroke, Ginny enjoyed fishing, swimming, and camping. The last few years Ginny enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She
Dallas Curtiss Cook, 76 of Trumann, Arkansas passed away at his home, Thursday, September 27, 2018. He was born September 6, 1942 in Rivervale, Arkansas to Noah and Lottie Marie Smith Cook. He served his country in the United States Army in Vietnam. He was a member of the Faith Baptist Church in Tulot, Arkansas, he loved to fish, hunt and garden.
Survivors include; his wife of fifty years: Bessie Faye Cook; two sons: Jeremy Cook and Stevie Cook both of Trumann, Arkansas; three daughters:
Calvin âBuddyâ Earl Holt, 85 of Manila, Arkansas passed away on September 25, 2018 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born on December 23, 1932 in Joiner, Arkansas to Robert Daniel and Cordie Irene Hale Holt. He enjoyed watching westerns on TV, driving around Big Lake collecting turtles and rocks.
Survivors include; one son: Keith Holt of Manila, Arkansas; three daughters: Sheila Longhibler (Jim) of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Kathy Mouser (Harold) of
Sharon Mitchell, 50, of Senath, Missouri passed away on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at her home. She was born on November 18, 1967 to Joe Willey and Paulette Shipman. She enjoyed collecting hats and doing puzzles.
Survivors include; her husband: Jerry Mitchell; one daughter: Ashley Moore of Dexter, Missouri; one son: Charles Edward Willey (Rachel) of Gideon, Missouri; two step-sons: Robert Mitchell and David Mitchell, both of Springfield, Missouri; three brothers: Perry Patterson (Angie) of
Richard Archidale Shearer, 54 of Rector, Arkansas passed away on Sunday September 23, 2018 at 12:53 p.m. in Rector, Arkansas, surrounded by a slough of family and friends. He was born on December 16, 1963 in Paragould, Arkansas to Virgil and Sunshine Pillow Shearer. He was a very kind man that never met a stranger, who loved his children and life. He always made the best of every situation. Richard enjoyed Nascar, wildlife and especially the river.
Survivors include; five children: Jenna
Claxton Carl Coleman, 77, of Senath, Missouri passed away on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. He was born on January 14, 1941 in Mountain View, Arkansas to the late Jess Lee and Margie Dean Coleman. He enjoyed going to the coffee shop, riding around gravel roads, and spending time with grandkids.
Survivors include; his wife of 47 years: Kathy Coleman of the home; four sons: Johnny Coleman (Becky) of Cardwell, Missouri, Carl Coleman (Stacy) of Kennett, Missouri, Lonnie Coleman (Tana) of
Christopher Don Larue, 41, of Blytheville, Arkansas passed away on Wednesday, September 19, 2018. He was born on February 2, 1977 in Blytheville, Arkansas to Leon and Rachel Marie Miles Larue. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
Survivors include; his mother: Rachel Marie Larue of Blytheville, Arkansas; one son: Canyon Ridge Larue of Blytheville, Arkansas; one brother: Raymond Larue of Houston, Texas; one sister: Tammie Gilmore (David) of Beech Grove, Arkansas; two nieces: Taylor Gilmore
Gene OâNeal Boatman, 71, of Caraway, Arkansas passed away on September 17, 2018 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center. He was born on August 19, 1947 in Bradford, Arkansas to the late Thurman and Marie Boatman. He was a member of the Milligan Ridge Baptist Church and loved spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. He enjoyed working, mowing his yard, Pepsi Colaâs, old westerns, and loved all his animals.
Survivors include; three sons: Johnny
Steven Allen Matthews, 64, or Brookland, Arkansas passed away on September 16, 2018 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center. He was born on December 22, 1953 in Chicago, Illinois to the late Robert and Dorothy Thorne Matthews. He enjoyed working on cars and was a fan of NASCAR and Bengals Football.
Survivors include; two sons: Brandon and Shane Matthews both of Florence Kentucky; three brothers: Bill Matthews, Pete Wilson, and Larry Matthews; two sisters: Phyllis Matthews and Deborah Reif;
Virginia Lynette Calhoun, 75, of Jonesboro, Arkansas passed away on September 15, 2018 at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. She was born on March 28, 1943 in Memphis, Tennessee to the late James and Lucille DuVall. She was a member of the Trinity Church and enjoyed helping and praying for others.
Survivors include; one son: Blair Calhoun of Jonesboro, Arkansas; one daughter: Shannon Calhoun of Conway, Arkansas; one brother: Raymond DuVall (Bertha) of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; three
Sandra Jean Henley, 53, of Jonesboro, passed from this life on
Sunday, September 9th, 2018 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center.
Sandra was born on August 8th, 1965 in California. She loved her children, music, animals, and motorcycles. She was also a graduate of Jonesboro High School.
Survivors include one son: Steven Henley of Jonesboro, a daughter: Angel Meade of Bono; her partner: Ralph Meade Jr. of Jonesboro as well as many other relatives and friends.
A memorial service will be
Roger Earl Jones II, 44 of Marion, Arkansas passed away Monday, September 10, 2018 in Memphis, Tennessee. He was born July 14, 1974 in Memphis, Tennessee to Roger Earl Jones, Sr. and Barbara Roberts Mullins. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, fishing, spending time with family.
Survivors include; his wife: Jessica Jones of the home; three children: Lorraina, Jessie, and Zachary Jones; his mother: Barbara Mullins of Trumann, Arkansas; three sisters: Christy Newton (Steve) of West Memphis,
Linda Sue Cogburn, 67 of Leachville, Arkansas passed away on September 12, 2018 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. She was born on February 12, 1951 in Clarendon, Arkansas to Arthur franklin and Beulah Mae Westbrook Parks. She enjoyed spending time with family, watching General Hospital, Little House on the Prairie and Dog the Bounty Hunter.
Survivors include; two sons: Charles Riley (Aretha) of Leachville, Arkansas, Jamie Riley (Sarah) of Roseland, Arkansas; one
Leonard Hugh Snider, 75, of Trumann, Arkansas passed away on September 12, 2018 at his home. He was born on March 15, 1943 in Hamilton, Alabama to the late Will and Delphia Blanche Harris Snider. He was a member of Elm Grove Baptist Church in Lake City, Arkansas, and was retired from Hytrol. He collected coins, old knives, and radios, played the guitar, and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include; his wife: Ethel Snider of the home; one son: James Snider
Carl Michael Rouse, 66, passed away on September 10, 2018 at Arkansas Continued Care Hospital in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was born on February 1, 1952 in Alabama to Marvin and Flossie Williams Rouse. He enjoyed fishing, drawing, music and loved his coffee.
Survivors include; his wife: Michelle Rouse of the home; one son: Carl Rouse II of St. Louis, Missouri; three step-children: Brandon Cupp of Cardwell, Missouri, Chad Spencer of Paragould, Arkansas, Kaicie Spencer of Arbyrd, Missouri; many
Blakelee Emerson Lewis, 7 month old, passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 at LeBonheur Childrenâs Hospital in Memphis Tennessee. She was born January 30, 2018 in Memphis, Tennessee to Jessie and Kristi Bassett Lewis. Wonder Woman was her adopted mascot name because she was truly a little fighter.
Survivors include her parents; two sisters: Whitney Jemison (E.J.) of Jonesboro, Arkansas, Kelsey Lewis of St. Louis, Missouri; one brother: Brayden Lewis of St. Louis, Missouri; one nephew:
Patricia Lynn Pankey, 61, of Manila, Arkansas passed away on September 9, 2018 at St. Bernardâs Medical Center. She was born on August 23, 1957 in Blytheville, Arkansas to the late Martin Edward Pankey, Sr. and Billie Ruth Austin Pankey. She was of the Baptist faith, enjoyed playing on the internet, crocheting, needlepoint, ME TV, and was addicted to WISH.
Survivors include; one son: Austin Moore of Manila, Arkansas; one brother: Bud Pankey (Bridget) of Blytheville, Arkansas; four
David L. Jacobs of Cherry Valley, Arkansas passed away on August 31, 2018 at
Crossridge Community Hospital in Wynne, Arkansas. He was born on October 30, 1977 to John and Theresa Williams Jacobs. He enjoyed fishing, flea markets and the outdoors.
Survivors include; his mother: Theresa Brown; two daughters: Shyan and Izzy Jacobs; one son: David Jacobs, Jr; one step-son: Shelby Wilson; one brother: Chris Jacobs and a host of other family and friends.
In addition to his father he is preceded