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Monday, July 25, 2016
Doris Orr (07/25/16)
Mrs. Doris Ann Orr,65, of Luxora, passed from this life on July 22,2016 in Blytheville. She was born on January 31, 1951 in Alabama to the late Mattie Byrd. She was a homemaker. In addition to her parents, she is also proceeded in death by her husband, Doyal Wayne Orr...
Zackery Williams (07/22/16)
Mr. Zackery H. Williams, 44, of Blytheville, passed away on July 14th, 2016, in Blytheville. Born December 25th, 1971, in Osceola, to Bishop Robert H. and Elsie Bullocks Williams, he was a factory worker and a member of Faith Temple (Williams Temple) House of Prayer...
Willie Minton (07/22/16)
Mrs. Willie Miranda Vernell Minton, longtime Manila area resident, passed from this life Thursday July 21, 2016 at her home at the age of 94. Born February 26, 1922 in Batesville, she was the daughter of the late Isaac and Altha Wright Hicks and moved to Oklahoma with her family at the age of 4. ...
Harvey Mathis, III (07/22/16)
Harvey Mathis III, 76, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin passed away from this world on July 12, 2016 in Milwaukee. He was born on January 30, 1940 in Blytheville to Harvey Mathis II and Alberta Grant Mathis. He worked in the US Steel Mill and formerly lived in Blytheville...
Sandra Collins (07/22/16)
Sandra Collins, 70, of Armorel, passed away Friday, July 22, 2016 at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced when completed. Cobb Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Harvey Mathis III (07/20/16)
Harvey Mathis III, 76, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin passed away from this world on July 12, 2016 in Milwaukee. He was born on January 30, 1940 in Blytheville to Harvey Mathis II and Alberta Grant Mathis. He worked in the US Steel Mill and formerly lived in Blytheville...
Floyd Smith (07/19/16)
Floyd "Smitty" Smith, age 89, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2016 in Bradenton, Florida. Floyd was born to Jesse and Maybelle Moody on Sept. 16, 1926 in Tennessee. He was a World War II veteran who served in the U.S. Army and was a military policeman, having served as a guard at the Military Tribunal in Tokyo, Japan in 1945. ...
Zackery Williams (07/19/16)
Mr. Zackery H. Williams, 44, of Blytheville, passed away on July 14th, 2016, in Blytheville. Born December 25th, 1971, in Osceola, to Bishop Robert H. and Elsie Bullocks Williams, he was a factory worker and a member of Faith Temple (Williams Temple) House of Prayer...
Wilma Truelove (07/19/16)
Mrs. Wilma Truelove, 74, passed away in Jonesboro, she was a residence of Marked Tree. She was born on October 24, 1941 in Savannah, TN. to the late Alvie and Janie Palmer Kirby. She was a homemaker and a member of the Assembly of God. She was proceeded in death by her parents, one son, Michael McClain, one sister, Wanda Smith, one brother, James Kirby, and one grandchild Joshua McClain...
Margaret Tomlinson (07/19/16)
Margaret Ann Tomlinson, wife of the late Bill Tomlinson died Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the age of 79. She was a lifetime resident of Mississippi County, Arkansas. Margaret graduated from Keiser High School and the University of Mississippi "Ole Miss." She taught Home Economics at Blytheville High School. Margaret was a member of the Blytheville United Methodist Church choir and the Blytheville Music Club...
William Tomlinson (07/19/16)
William J. Tomlinson (Bill Jr.) died Saturday, July 16, 2016 at the age of 52. He was the son of the late Bill and Margaret Ann Tomlinson of Blytheville, Arkansas. He graduated from Blytheville High School. Bill Jr. enjoyed wildlife sports such as fishing and hunting...
Sherri Shepard (07/19/16)
Mrs. Sherrie Lynn Shepard, of Leachville, passed from this life Sunday July 17, 2016 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro on her forty-ninth birthday. She was born in Monette to the late Terry Ray "Red" and Mary Ann Stockinger Puckett and was a lifelong area resident. ...
Sandra Ephlin (07/19/16)
Sandra Sue Ephlin, 70, of Luxora, passed away Sunday, July 17, 2016 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro.Born to John and Susie Barch, Sandra was a quality control tech at American Greetings. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Luxora. Sandra loved to cook and spend time with her grandchildren...
Henry Napier (07/19/16)
Henry Edward Napier, 81, of Blytheville passed away Monday, July 18, 2016 at his home. Born to Samuel and Arizona Napier, Henry served his country honorably before retiring from the United States Air Force. After retirement, he worked in HVAC repair. He was an active member and past Master of the Masonic Lodge. He was also a past patron of the Order of the Eastern Star. Henry was a member of the Scottish Clan Napier of North America...
Frances Whiteaker (07/19/16)
Mrs. Frances Norene Whiteaker, 76, of Leachville passed from this life Sunday, July 17, 2016 at the Senath Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Senath. Born in Mountain View, Arkansas she was the daughter of the late Johnny and Maie Holt Pitts, had lived much of her life in Michigan, and had been a Leachville resident since 1986...
Dr. Sharon Ellis, Ed.D. (07/19/16)
Dr. Sharon Ellis, Ed. D., 68, of Little Rock, passed away on July 17 in Little Rock. Sharon Ellis was born in Leachville, Arkansas to Archie and Irene Shumaker on August 19, 1947. She married Davis Ellis on March 15, 1968 in Luxora. She graduated from Arkansas State with two Bachelors of Arts, she's obtained two Masters Degrees from University of Central Arkansas and Missouri Southern. ...
Dianne Fleeman (07/19/16)
Dianne Fleeman, age 68, of Manila, died Monday July 18, 2016 at her home. Born in Manila, she was the daughter of the late James Virgil and Thelma Pauline Mansell Rich and had been an area resident for most of her life. Dianne attended Manila Public Schools, was the former manager of the Big Lake Country Club and was of the Baptist faith...
Ila Blackwell (07/19/16)
Ila Margaret (Rogers) Blackwell was born January 14, 1925 in Belen, Mississippi, and died July 2, 2016 in Conway, Arkansas. Her parents were the late Ila Gail (Webb) Rogers and Frank Anderson Rogers. A graduate of Blytheville High School and Texas Woman's University, Mrs. ...
Melvin Faulkenberry (07/13/16)
Mr. Melvin Ellis Faulkenberry, 73, of Malden, former residence of Osceola, died Friday, July 8th, 2016, in Cape Girardeau. Born on April 12, 1943, to the late Ellen Lemons Butler, he was a retired farmer. Mr. Faulkenberry leaves behind, One sister, Betty Hart of Manila,...
Barbara Lowe (07/13/16)
Barbara Bennett Lowe, 67, of Blytheville, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2016 at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born to T.N "Tom" and Robin Bennett, Barbara was retired from the Mississippi County Collectors Office. She was an avid volunteer at the Blytheville Humane Society. ...
Michael Lee Winter, Sr. (07/13/16)
Michael Lee Winter Sr., 53, of Rogers passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 at Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale. He was born August 16, 1962 in Osceola, the son of Bertha and Jasper Winter. Winter was a member of Word of Life Fellowship in Bentonville. He enjoyed attending church, motorcycle riding, and music. He loved all of his family and had a special relationship with his granddad...
Wanda Cagle (07/12/16)
Mrs. Wanda Pearline Cole Cagle, age 76 of Leachville, passed away early Monday at Monette Manor Nursing Home. Born in Leachville she was the daughter of Charles and Lena McDaniel and was of the Baptist faith. Mrs. Cagle had lived most of her life in Leachville and was formerly with Brown Shoe Company and Flora Fax of Leachville. She enjoyed crocheting and tending to her rose bushes...
Annie Tusing (07/12/16)
Mrs. Annie Lois Tusing, 88, of Dell, passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Jonesboro Health and Rehabilitation in Jonesboro. Born to James Cline and Marie Newsom Dobbs, Annie was a retired employee of the Dell Post Office and a lifelong homemaker. She spent most of her life in Dell. ...
Juanita Richardson-Owens (07/12/16)
Juanita Richardson-Owens, 51, of Luxora passed away on July 9th, in Memphis, TN. She was born on October 1st, 1964 in Osceola to John Richardson Sr. and Mary Covington Richardson (Deceased). She served as a homemaker and was of Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by her mother, Mary Covington Richardson, one sister, Essie Richardson, and one brother, Stanley Richardson Sr...
Suzanne Kenner (07/08/16)
Mrs. Suzanne B. Kenner, 61, went to be with the Lord on July 7, 2016 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. She was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma on September 26, 1954 to Martha and Bill Brumbaugh. Suzanne was a dedicated educator who retired after 31 years of service. ...
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