Steven Dale Lemery, 56, of, Pea Ridge, died Monday, October 12 at Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville. He was born April 6, 1959 in Blytheville to Dale Gordon Lemery and Betty Lou Ledbetter Lemery. He has lived in the area for 25 years and married Ginger Sue Easton August 8, 1988. He was a sandblaster, painter, and worked for Erwin Towing and Wrecker Service in Pea Ridge. He loved to ride his motorcycle and spend time with his grandchildren...
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one brother, Jerry Pemberton and one sister, Linda Cash as well as his dog, "Sparky". Survivors include his wife of 27 years, Debby Thomas Pemberton of the home; Four sons, Earnest Shirley and his wife Jennifer of Paragould, Brandon Pemberton and his wife Julie of Lawrenceville, Ga., Roger Dale Pemberton, Jr. of Batesville, and Buddy Carmichael and his wife Krystal of Monette;...
Kent C. Armstrong, 58, of Leachville, died Thursday, October 8, 2105 at his residence. Born in Poplar Bluff, he was the son of the late Leonard and Edna Sanders Armstrong and had been a longtime Florida resident before making his home in Leachville 18 years ago. ...
Linzell Miller, Sr.
Mr. Linzell Miller, Sr., 81, of Luxora, died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at St. Francis Hospital/CrossRoads Hospice in Memphis, Tennessee. He was born in Luxora to the late Robert Miller and the late Mary Mabins Miller, and was a graduate of Rosenwald High School in Osceola. He joined the United States Air Force in April 1954 and retired after 24 years of service. He had a successful military career and his last base assignment was Blytheville's Eaker Air Force Base...
Mrs. Carolyn DuVall, 67, of Marked Tree died Monday, October 5, 2015 in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born March 26, 1948, in Lake City, to the late Grady Worthey and the late Myrtle Worthey, she was a bookkeeper and a member of the Marked Tree Church of God...
Mrs. Carrie Sue Berry, 81, of Franklin, Tenn., passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at her home. Born in 1934 to the late Jim Allen and Zada Stallings Haynes, she had been a resident of Tennessee since 1958, and Williamson County resident since 1977. ...
Greg Watts, 52, of Blytheville, died Sept. 30, 2015 at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Born in Kennett to Gene Watts and Mary Jane Burden Watts, he was a 1981 graduate of Kennett High School, an Eagle Scout, and a faithful member of Mary's Chapel Baptist Church at Huffman...
Barney Z. McGill, 91 of Luxora, passed peacefully from this world to his eternal home on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015, at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born to Daniel and Annie Baswell McGill, Barney was a retired farmer. He was a workaholic. If he was working, he was happy. Working was his hobby, and he worked hard at a fast pace...
Margaret Ann Scroggins, 68, of Blytheville, passed away September 27, 2015 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis. Born June 8, 1947 in Memphis to the late Leroy Johnson and Francis Irene Warren Wiseman, she was a retired nurses aide and of the Baptist Faith...
Mr. Linzell Miller, 81, of Luxora, died Wednesday, September 30, 2015 at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by McDonald-Horne Funeral Home.
Robert Lee Jones, 68, of Ferguson, Mo., passed away September 23, 2015 at Christian Hospital. Born June 27, 1947 in Osceola, he was a factory worker and U.S. Marine veteran. He is survived by his daughter Stacy Smith, of South Bend, Ind.; Son, Robert Jones Jr., of South Bend, Ind.;...
Robert Earl Hamilton, 51, of Manila, died Monday, September 28, 2015 at his home. Born in Visalia, Calif., he had been a Manila resident for most of his life. He attended Manila High School and was a retired millwright having worked through the Millwright Local Union #1544 in Nashville. Robert was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing with family and friends...
Gerald Stanley Gadberry, 66, of Monette, died Thursday, September 24, 2015 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born in Monette, he was the son of the late Hope and Opal McFarlin Gadberry and had been a lifelong area resident. A 1967 graduate of Monette High School, he served in the Arkansas National Guard and was a longtime farmer and cotton ginner having worked many years for Kiech-Shauver Gin Company in Monette. ...
Morris Lynn Elam Jr., 55, of Lake City, passed away September 27, 2015 at St. Bernard's in Jonesboro. Born June 28, 1960 in Memphis to the late Morris Lynn Elam Sr., and Ida Louise Elam, he was a welder and of the Pentecostal Faith. Mr. Elam is survived by his wife, Sissy Elam, of Lake City;...
Bobbie Jean Guyton Posey
Mrs. Bobbie Jean Guyton Posey, 69, died Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at the home of her daughter in North Wales, Pennsylvania. Mrs. Posey was born near Blytheville, where she attended school and was a graduate of Harrison High School. She married Eddie Posey and they moved to Memphis during the late 1960s. They lived in New Jersey before she moved back to Blytheville a few years ago...
Prudence W. Teale, age 89, passed away July 31, 2015 at her home in Ocala, Flo. She was born July 24, 1926 in Jersey City, N.J. to Chester McNally and Margret McKenzie. She resided in Blytheville, Arkansas for many years, working alongside her husband, George W. Teale at Blytheville Country Club. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Nancy and four husbands, George W. Teale, James Manahan, Alf Olson and Leo Goodman...
Chris Alton Hardy
Chris Alton Hardy, 51, of Blytheville, AR was born on February 18, 1964 and passed away Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, TN. In his final days, he was surrounded by many family members and friends. Chris is survived by his wife and soul-mate, Annette Hardy, of Blytheville.;...
Michael Lee Vail, 60, of Osceola, passed away September 15, 2015 in Memphis, Tenn. Born November 7, 1954 in Osceola to Norman Vail and Lillie Mae Wallace, he was a landscaper, a veteran of the U.S. Army and of the Baptist faith. He is preceded in death by brothers Marion Field Jr., Willie Lee Vail and Marvin Vail...
Kahleen May, 68, of Frenchman's Bayou, Ark., passed away September 16, 2015. Born March 16, 1947 in Scottsburg, Ala., to West and Florence Whitehead, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She is preceded in death by son Randy Franklin. In addition to her parents she is survived by her husband Teddy May, of Frenchman's Bayou;...
Tilda Ann Streeter Kinnel, 93 years of age, departed this life on September 14, 2015 at the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Ray and Pauline Hastings in Doniphan, Mo., where she had been living for the past year. Prior to that, she lived in Blytheville for 63 years...
Ossie Lee Love, 72, of Blytheville, passed away September 13, 2015 of a heart attack. Born to the late Austin Love and Cora Lee Lockart on December 21, 1942 in Joiner, he was a tire repair man and of the Baptist faith. In addition to his parents, Mr. Love is preceded in death by brother Roosevelt Love...
Lillian Davis, 95, of Chicago, Ill., passed away September 4, 2015 of pneumonia. Born September 22, 1923 in Oxford, Miss. to the late Elbert Brown and Elizabeth Brown, she was a homemaker and member of Big Zion M.B. Church in Chicago, Ill. She is survived by her husband L.D. Bradford, of Chicago, Ill.;...
Christene Harris Butler, 52, of Luxora passed away September 12, 2015 of cancer. Born May, 18, 1963 to Scipio Harris Sr and Dorothy Gordon in Turrell, she worked at American Greetings, was veteran of the Army Reserves and member Zion Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Luxora...