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Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015
Novel Westbrook (08/28/15)
Novel V. Westbrook, 67, of Gosnell, passed away on August 26, 2015 at Great River Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Carney Funeral Home. www.carneyfuneralhome.com.
Coy B. Crihfield (08/28/15)
Coy B. Crihfield, 83, of Blytheville passed away August 24, 2015 at Gosnell Therapy and Living Center. He was born on October 4, 1931 to Sammy and Alice Cummings Crihfield in Lauderdale County, Tennessee. He briefly served with the National Guard and he was a member of Gosnell Baptist Church...
Wayne Lloyd MIfflin (08/28/15)
Wayne Lloyd Mifflin, 85, of Manila, died Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Manila, he was the son of the late Alfred and Esther Moore Mifflin and was a graduate of Childress High School. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War and had worked as a young man on the family farm. ...
Jimmie D. Bollinger (08/28/15)
Jimmie D. Bollinger,83, of Ravenden, former longtime Manila resident, passed from this life Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at the Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Walnut Ridge. Born in Manila to the late Samuel A. and Lera Belle Baker Bollinger, he was a 1951 graduate of Manila High School and later served in the U.S. Army. He had been a Ravenden resident since 1981 and was a lifelong farmer and rancher. Jimmie was an avid outdoorsman with a passion for hunting and fishing. He was of the Methodist faith...
Clarence A. Holt (08/28/15)
Clarence A. Holt, age 89, of Walnut Ridge, former Manila area resident, died Thursday August 27, 2015 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born January 5, 1926 in Swifton, Arkansas to the late Clifford and Pearl Barnes Holt and moved to Manila with his family as a young boy. A 1944 graduate of Manila High School, he was a U. S. Army Veteran of World War II and had lived in Doniphan, Missouri before settling in Walnut Ridge 21 years ago...
Nevin Keith Hawkins (08/26/15)
Mr. Nevin Keith Hawkins, 50, of Blytheville, passed away Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at his home. Born February 1, 1965 in Paragould, Arkansas, he was the son of Jason Clifford and Bernadine Burgess Hawkins Herren and had been a longtime area resident. ...
Willie Mae Cook (08/26/15)
Willie Mae Cook, 63, of Blytheville, passed away Monday, August 17, 2015 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, TN. Mrs. Cook was born on December 6, 1951 to Julia Kirkland in Mississippi. She was a homemaker and member of Greater Jeremiah Spiritual Church. Mrs. Cook is preceded in death by; her mother Julia Kirkland; her husband, Roy Neal Cook; and two brothers, Henry Perry and Willie Lee Kirkland...
Wanda Sue Bratton Chairs (08/26/15)
Ms. Wanda Sue Bratton Chairs, 66, of Blytheville died Saturday, August 15, 2015 in Jonesboro. Born January 15, 1949 to the late Alva Bratton and the late Melba Bratton she was a wonderful nurse for 37 years. Wanda was always helping others, going above and beyond her calling as a caregiver. ...
Minnie Dell Walker (08/26/15)
Mrs. Minnie Dell Walker, 72, of Keiser, died Wednesday, August 26h, 2015 in her home. Born August 31, 1942 in New Albany, Miss. to the late Ed Hester and the late Lucille Alexander, she was a retired factory worker and of the baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Billy Walker and three brothers, Wayne, William and Lloyd Alexander...
James Edward Spencer (08/26/15)
James "Jim" Edward Spencer, 80, of Black Oak, Ar., passed away Monday, August 24, 2015 at his residence. Born to David and Thelma Spencer on November 29, 1934 in Denton, Mo., Mr. Spencer was retired from Michigan Bumper. He also served in the U.S. Army and was a Korean War veteran. Mr. Spencer served 24 years on the Black Oak, Ar. city council and was a member of Baptist Faith church...
Dr. Merril J. Osborne (08/26/15)
Dr. Merrill J. Osborne, M.D., age 90 of Memphis, Tennessee and formerly of Blytheville, Arkansas, passed from this life on Monday, August 24, 2015 at Germantown Methodist Hospital in Germantown, Tennessee. He was born on May 12, 1925 in Leachville, Arkansas to Bryan and Lois Jurich Osborne. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Virginia Wright and his loving son, James Michael Osborne,...
Coy Crihfield (08/26/15)
Coy B. Crihfield, 83, of Blytheville passed away Thursday evening at Gosnell Healthcare. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Carney Funeral Home. www.carneyfuneralhome.com.
Sarah Magnolia Johnson (08/24/15)
Sarah Magnolia Johnson, 62, of Blytheville, died Aug. 17, 2015 in Blytheville. Born Feb. 22, 1953 in Earle, she was a homemaker and a choir member at Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Elbert Lee Nichols and Mae Rene Jones Nichols, husband Robert Johnson, sister Florence Nichols and brother Amos Nichols...
Bernice Odom (08/24/15)
Bernice Odom, 76, of Horn Lake, Miss., formerly of Blytheville, died Aug. 21, 2015 in Horn Lake. Born Nov. 27, 1938 in Augusta, Ga., she was a retired custodian for the Blytheville School District. She was also a member of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, where she served on the choir, Usherboard, and worked with the youth...
Vivian Wells (08/24/15)
Vivian Faye Wells, 58, of Kennett, formerly of Blytheville, died Aug. 21, 2015 at Twin River Medical Center in Kennett. Born Dec. 6, 1956 in Blytheville, she was a homemaker and a member of Community Temple in Kennett. She was preceded in death by her father, Earnest Wells, daughter Jennifer Ray, and brother Julius Wells...
Charles Luttrell (08/24/15)
Charles Randolph "Randy" Luttrell, 71, of Leachville died Sunday, August 23, 2015 at the V.A. Hospital in Memphis, with his niece Marilyn holding his hand. Born in Leachville, he was the son of the late Day and Minnie Ellis Luttrell and had been a lifelong Leachville resident...
Keith Davidson (08/24/15)
Keith Allen Davidson, 56, of Jonesboro, died Friday August 21, 2015 at St.Bernard's Medical Center. Born in Kennett, Mo., he was the son of the late Vernon A. Davidson and had been a longtime resident of Jonesboro. He was a certified welder and a retired heavy equipment operator for the City of Jonesboro...
Mary Joyce Barnes (08/24/15)
Mary Joyce Barnes, 83, of Jonesboro, passed from this life Thursday, August 20, 2015 at St. Bernard's Medical Center. She was born August 15, 1932 in Gosnell to the late Jett Daniel and Loula Needham. Mary Joyce has spent the last fourteen years residing in Jonesboro, after coming from the Half Moon Community. ...
Keith Allen Davidson (08/21/15)
Keith Allen Davidson, age 56, of Jonesboro died Friday August 21, 2015 at St.Bernard's Medical Center. Born in Kennett, he was the son of the late Vernon A. Davidson and had been a longtime resident of Jonesboro. He was a certified welder and a retired heavy equipment operator for the City of Jonesboro...
Mary Ann Wynne (08/21/15)
Mary Ann Wynne, 65, of Blytheville, died Aug. 19, 2015 in Blytheville. Born Oct. 14, 1949 in Tampa, she was a homemaker and a Pentecostal. She was preceded in death by her parents, J.C. Davis and Molly Patterson Davis, husband Paul Wynne, son John Edward Oakes, sisters Debbie Perez and Margaret Wilson, and brother John Timothy Davis...
Larry Betts (08/21/15)
Larry Gene Betts, age 69, of Blytheville, died Wednesday, August 19, 2015 at his residence. Born in Gosnell, he was the son of the late Nelson and Etta Elder Betts and had been a lifelong Blytheville area resident. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, a retired dispatcher for the Mississippi County Sheriffs Office and a member of the American Legion. ...
John Correnti (08/21/15)
John David Correnti, age 68, of Blytheville, passed from this life Tuesday, August 18, 2015 in Chicago. John was born to Nicholas and Sara Correnti in Mount Morris, New York. He had been a resident of Blytheville since 1987. John spent his life in the steel industry. ...
Richard Young (08/18/15)
Mr. Richard Young, 59, of Lepanto, died Friday, August 14, 2015 in Oklahoma City, Okla. Born July 30, 1956 in Lepanto to the late Sam Young and the late Josie Young, he was a truck driver. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Elsie Johnson and one brother, Alford Young...
Gage Cannon "Chunky" Brown (08/18/15)
Mr. Gage Cannon "Chunky" Brown, 3, of Osceola died Sunday August 16, 2015 at South Mississippi County Regional Medical Center in Osceola. Born November 7, 2011 to Jarrett Brown of Osceola and Blanche Lloyd of Bassett, he was of the Pentecostal faith...
Carolyn Louise Lackey (08/18/15)
Mrs. Carolyn Louise Lackey, 69, of Osceola, died Sunday, August 16, 2015 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born September 23, 1947 in Wilson to the late Claude Williams and the late Floella Wiseman Suggs, she was a retired accountant. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Wanda Lee Smith, Thelma Virginia Guy and Shirley Bernice Suggs; six brothers, Milton Steele Suggs, Paul Howard Suggs, Alvin Willie Suggs, Melvin Dempsey Suggs, Jerry Wayne Suggs and Billy Ray Suggs;. ...
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