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Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017
Bobby G. Walker (01/24/17)
Mr. Bobby G. Walker, 70, of Blytheville died on Sunday, January 22, 2017 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee. Born September 22, 1946 in Dell, Bobby was the son of Ned and Jessie Mae Kelly Walker. Bobby was the owner of the Ebony Club in Blytheville...
Robert Lee "Dink" White (01/24/17)
Mr. Robert Lee "Dink" White was born Feb. 1, 1940, in Burdette to Robert Malcom White and Bertha Belle Stalcup White. He died January 24, 2017 at home in Seguin, Texas. He graduated from Blytheville High School and earned a Business Management degree from Arkansas State University. ...
Ray Warren (01/24/17)
Mr. Ray Warren, 79 of Blytheville passed from this life on Monday January 23, 2017 at Baptist East in Memphis. He was born in Gosnell, Arkansas to the late Rube and Beatrice (Russell) Warren. Ray loved to hunt, fish and spend time with his loving grandchildren...
Infants Felasia Necoles Jones and FoLando Jones, Jr. (01/24/17)
Infants Felasia Necoles Jones and FoLando Jones, Jr. were born and died on January 21, 2017 in Blytheville. They are survived by their parents FoLando Jones and Vonita Brown, both of Osceola; Grandparents Charles Starr of Joiner and Robin Byrd of Osceola; and...
Allan Boyd Smith, Jr. (01/24/17)
Mr. Allan Boyd Smith, Jr., 91, better known as A.B., died Sunday, January 22, 2017 at his home in West Memphis. Always devoted to agriculture and especially the business aspects of farming, A.B. Smith has helped many Mid South producers survive hard times and then go on to prosper in better times...
Floyd Williams, Sr. (01/24/17)
Mr. Floyd Williams, Sr. of Blytheville, was born on June 28, 1949 to the late James Williams and Edith Williams in Blytheville. He departed this life on Thursday January 19, 2017 at the age of 67 at the VA Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn.. He was preceded in death by his parents...
Twjuan M. Clarke (01/24/17)
Mr. Twjuan M. Clarke, 30, of Blytheville transitioned to his Heavenly home on Monday, January 16, 2017 in Kennett, Missouri. Born January 22, 1986 to Carlo and Annie Jean Martin Clark, Twjuan was a kind and caring young man with a heart of gold. His was united with Generation Followers of Jesus Christ in June of 2014...
Billy Joe Peridore (01/23/17)
Mr. Billy Joe Peridore, 77, of Lepanto, passed away in Jonesboro on January 20, 2017. He is survived by his wife Mary Peridore of Lepanto; Son David Joe Peridore of Tyronza; Two daughters Dena Skipper and Terri Michelle Peridore both of Lepanto; Tree brothers James Peridore of Paris, Tenn., Wade Peridore of Trenton, Tenn. and Ricky Peridore of Monette;...
Fannora Mullins Gardner (01/21/17)
Mrs. Fannora Mullins Gardner, 93, of Jonesboro and formerly of Blytheville, passed away Friday, January 20, 2017 at her home. She was born on May 18, 1923 to the late Herbert and Dollie (Bunch) Mullins in Yarbro, which was named after her grandmother's family. ...
Yvonne Panhorst (01/21/17)
Mrs. Yvonne Panhorst, 77, of Marie, Ark. passed away at her home on January 19, 2017. She is survived by her husband Billy Panhorst, Sr. of Marie; Three sons Billy (Gloria) Panhorst, Jr. of Cabot, Ark., Darrel (Angela) Panhorst of Ward, Ark. and Ronald (Yong) Panhorst of Wichita Falls, Texas;...
Kenneth A. Klingler (01/20/17)
Mr. Kenneth A. Klingler, 73, of Blytheville, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. Kenneth was born to Arlie and Glendora (Ferguson) Klingler in Adrian, Michigan. He was a retired supervisor at American Greetings and was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church where he loved being a deacon. ...
Harold F. Springer (01/19/17)
Mr. Harold F. Springer, 79, of Blytheville, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at the Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Harold was born to Charles and Mary Esther (Hoskins) Springer in Blytheville. He was a security guard and was a lifelong resident of Blytheville. Harold loved to play guitar and sing and often played music at the Clean Fun Club. When he was younger he liked to play basketball. Harold loved to fish and play with his nieces and nephews...
Sean William Pettit (01/19/17)
Mr. Sean William Pettit, 48, of Proctor, Ark. passed away on January 17, 2017 in Casa Grande, Ariz. at the age of 48. He is survived by his father Larry Allen Pettit; A special uncle Everette Wright; His wife Lisa Pettit; Son Miles Cook; Two daughters Samantha Pettit and Sarah Cook (Stevie);...
Bruce Alan Downing (01/19/17)
Mr. Bruce Alan Downing, 55, of Cabot passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2017. He was born February 19, 1961 in Blytheville to the late Ben and Peggy Downing. He was preceded in death by his brother Michael Downing. Bruce is survived by six children: Rebecca D. Downing of Tulsa, Okla., Matthew A. Downing (Audra) of New Mexico, Thomas K. Downing of Stillwater, Okla., Melissa Garcia (Mike) of Beebe,. Patrick Clothier, Jr. of Cabot and Rebecca Martinez of Cabot;...
Kenneth A. Klingler (01/17/17)
Mr. Kenneth A. Klingler, 73, of Blytheville, passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017 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.
Twjuan M. Clark (01/17/17)
Mr. Twjuan M. Clark, 30, of Blytheville died on Monday, January 16, 2017. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. McDonald-Horne Funeral Home is in charge of services and arrangements.
Ellis Garth, Sr. (01/17/17)
Mr. Ellis Garth, Sr., 89, of Blytheville passed away on January 8, 2017 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was a retired van driver for EOC and an Army veteran having served in the Korean War. Mr. Garth was a member of St. John Missionary Baptist Church. He was born on September 25, 1927 to Nelson Garth and Sidney Randall...
Dennis L. Stone, Sr. (01/17/17)
Dennis Lee Stone, Sr., 47, of Blytheville died on Saturday 14, 2017. Born April 3, 1969 in Osceola, he was the son of Johnson and Birdie Bell Stone. Dennis was a trucker driver for Nucor Yamato Steel Company. Dennis is survived by his wife Patrise Strickland Stone of the home;...
Amber Deshon Blake (01/13/17)
Miss Amber Deshon Blake was born on October 16, 1956 in Blytheville to Sam Dixon and Seteria Blake Lenzy. Miss Blake was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Miss Blake passed away on January 11, 2017 at the Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, TN at the age of 33...
Guy Floyd Cutshall, Jr. (01/11/17)
Mr. Guy Floyd Cutshall, Jr. was born on June 30, 1956 to Guy Floyd Cutshall, Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Cutshall in Kansas City, Missouri. He departed this life on January 2, 2017 at the age of 60. He was a farmer and of the Pentecostal faith. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Barbara Faye Morrow Cutshall and a sister, Victoria Lorene Cutshall...
Michael Duane Cole (01/11/17)
Mr. Michael Duane Cole, age 45 of Kennett, Missouri, passed away Saturday, January 7, 2017 at his home. Born December 2, 1971 in Hayti, Mo., he was the son of James and Judy Douglas Cole. Mr. Cole enjoyed music, watching sports and going to stock car races...
Ms. Alice Kirkwood (01/10/17)
Alice Kirkwood, a longtime Blytheville resident, was born on February 18, 1922 in Osceola, to Len Campbell and Virginia Jones. She passed away on Tuesday, December 27, 2016 in Chicago, Ill. at the age of 94. Alice leaves to cherish her precious memories, three sons, Willie Smothers (Debra) of Mabelton, Ga., Larry Kirkwood and Robert Kirkwood, Jr., both of Blytheville;...
A.J. Ford, Jr. (01/09/17)
Mr. A.J. Ford, Jr. was born October 16, 1956 in Blytheville to A.J. Ford, Sr. and Mamie Horton. He was a mechanic and a member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Yarbro. Mr. Ford departed this life on January 6, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee at the age of 60...
Billy Gene Bennett (01/09/17)
Mr. Billy Gene Bennett, 81, of Joiner passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. Born November 13, 1935 in Bardstown, Arkansas to the late D. W. "Dub" and Ruby Bennett, he was a member of the Bassett Presbyterian Church. Survivors include sons, Gene (Sally) Bennett, Dewayne (Pam) Bennett and Leslie Bennett;...
Bryant Fry Stewart, Jr. (01/06/17)
Mr. Bryant Fry Stewart, Jr., 93 of Campbell, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Missouri. Mr. Stewart, son of Bryant Fry Stewart, Sr. and Anita Mai Matthews Stewart, was born on Tuesday, June 19, 1923 in Blytheville, Arkansas...
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