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Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016
Patsy Darlene Payton (12/02/16)
Ms. Patsy Darlene Payton, 61, of Marked Tree, AR passed away on December 1, 2016. She is survived by four brothers James, Terry, Benny and David Payton, one sister Judy Payton. She is preceded by her parents Carter and Clara Payton, four brothers Vernon, Lonnie, Donald and Jimmy Payton and two sisters Patricia and Diane Payton...
Janice Jones (12/02/16)
Ms. Janice Jones, 59, of Truman, Ark. passed on November 29, 2016. She is survived by five sons Curtis Mitchell, Jeremy Brooks, Kevin, Cory and Cornelius Jones, two daughters Robin Jones and Roseanne Blake, four brothers Terry Lloyd, Rickey Mitchell, Jimmy Mitchell and Barry Rossell, two sisters Cora McGuire and Barbara Turner and a host of grandchildren. She is preceded by her parents, two brothers and one sister...
Rachel Lee Pate (12/02/16)
Ms. Rachel Lee Pate, 86, of Lepanto, AR passed away on November 30, 2016 survivors include three sons, Johnny, Curtis and Kenneth Pate all of Lepanto, AR, two daughters Barbara Gossage of Mulberry, AR and Linda Gossage of Lepanto, AR one sister Gracie Davis of Harrisburg, AR, ten grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren. Graveside services will be held at Potter Cemetery in Lepanto, AR at 2:00pm on Monday, December 5, 2016. Wilson Funeral Home Tyronza, AR in charge...
Harold Bigham (12/02/16)
Mr. Harold Bigham, 61, of Blytheville, passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. Harold was born in Blytheville to Harold and Virginia Bigham. He was a mechanic and loved to work on cars. He served his country in the United States Air Force. Harold loved to play the drums and was a proud member of the band "The Next of Kin". He also loved to hunt and fish...
Ray Cruz (12/02/16)
Mr. Ray Cruz was born October 9, 1997 in Blytheville, Arkansas to Adan Cruz and Adelina Lara. He was employed at Hays Supermarket as a grocer and a stockman. Mr. Cruz departed this life on November 30, 2016 at his home in Gosnell, Arkansas at the age of 19...
Betty Sue (Payne) Burroughs (12/01/16)
Mrs. Betty Sue (Payne) Burroughs, 87, of Paragould, died Wednesday, November 30, 2016, at Greene Acres Nursing Home in Paragould. She was born May 4, 1929, in Halliday, Ark., to the late Marion T. and Carmon (Holland) Payne. Mrs. Burroughs retired from Life and Casualty Insurance Company of Paragould. She was a former employee of Security Bank of Paragould and the Paragould ASCS office. She was also a member of First Baptist Church in Paragould...
Charles Gill (12/01/16)
Mr. Charles Gill was born on July 13, 1938 in Turrell. Survivors include wife Hazel Gill, a son Kevin Gill, two daughters Pamela Hogland and Patty Barger, two brothers, one sister, six grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Visitation will be held Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. ...
Rosalee Walton (11/30/16)
Mrs. Rosalee Walton, age 94, of Lake City, passed from this life, Tuesday November 29, 2016 at the Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City. Born in Pocahontas on February 16, 1922, she was the daughter of the late B. D. and Florence Jones and was raised in the Black Oak and Monette areas. ...
Raye Ledbetter (11/29/16)
Mrs. Raye Ledbetter, 89, of Blytheville, passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 at her home. Raye was born in Blytheville to Charles and Mary (Hardin) Lucius. She was a retired cafeteria worker at Blytheville High School. Raye was a member of Gosnell Baptist Church where she was a longtime Sunday school teacher. She liked to cook and loved her family. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, and great- grandmother...
Inez C. Henderson Carthee (11/29/16)
Mrs. Inez C. Henderson Carthee, 89 of Blytheville, died November 25, 2016 at Methodist Central University Hospital, Memphis, TN. Born on May 22, 1927 in Moorhead Mississippi, she was the daughter of Dee Green and Blanche Mackafee Green. She moved to Blytheville more than 50 years ago from Mississippi and was a homemaker...
Travis Dwain Wigton (11/29/16)
Mr. Travis Dwain Wigton, 58, of Rockford, Ill. passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 at home surrounded by his family after a long fight with lung cancer. He was born on April 16, 1958 to Joe Travis Wigton and Gertrude Elain (Bowen) Wigton of Luxora. ...
Michael Blair (11/29/16)
Mr. Michael Blair of Blytheville, Arkansas was born on May 22, 1961 in Armorel to Willie and Mary Lou Williams Blair. He was a construction worker and of the Baptist Faith. Mr. Blair departed this life on November 26, 2016 at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville at the age of 55...
Gregory Lynn McKuin (11/28/16)
Mr. Gregory Lynn McKuin, 49, of Blytheville passed away at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis Tenn. on Saturday, November 26, 2016. He was born to Gary and Barbara Sweat McKuin on August 24, 1967 in Blytheville and lived in Blytheville all his life and graduated from Blytheville High School...
Rev. Charles Williams (11/28/16)
Rev. Charles Williams of Blytheville was born on May 4, 1947 to Samuel Williams and Alberta Tobias in Blytheville. Rev. Williams departed this life on Thursday, November 24, 2016 at NEA Baptist Hospital, in Jonesboro at the age of 69. He was preceded in death by his father Samuel Williams and his mother Alberta Tobias...
Shirley Dandridge (11/28/16)
Ms. Shirley Dandridge, of Blytheville, was born February 20, 1954 to Lester Dandridge and Annie Braggs in Blytheville. Shirley worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Shirley departed this life on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., at the age of 62...
Danta Sullivan, Sr. (11/22/16)
Mr. Danta Sullivan Sr., 55, of Blytheville, died October 26, 2016 in Malvern, Arkansas. He was born in Blytheville, the son of Billie Joseph Dorsett and Ernestine Sullivan. He worked at Nucor Yamato Steel Company. He was a veteran. Survivors are his parents, Billie Joseph Dorsett of Blytheville and Ernestine Sullivan of California; 2 sons, Danta Sullivan Jr. ...
Mary A. Moore (11/22/16)
Ms. Mary A. Moore of Blytheville, Arkansas was born September 17, 1958 to Odell Moore and Mae Lee Moore in Blytheville, Arkansas. Mary worked as Head start Teacher at Focus. She confess hope in Christ at an early age. Mary departed this life on Wednesday November 16, 2016 at North Metro Hospital in Jacksonville, Arkansas at the age of 58...
Pauline Edwards Reed (11/18/16)
Mrs. Pauline Edwards Reed, 90, of Ash Flat, Arkansas and formerly of Blytheville, passed away Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Monette Manor Nursing Home in Monette. Pauline was born in Marshall County, Mississippi to George and Clara (Allen) Edwards. She retired from the First Baptist Church Daycare in Blytheville. She was a member of the Lone Oak Missionary Baptist church and was a Blytheville resident for most of her life...
Jimmy Matt Corkran (11/18/16)
Mr. Jimmy Matt Corkran, 82, of Luxora, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at the VA Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee. Jimmy was born to Roy and Lorine (Hall) Corkran in O'Donnell Bend, Arkansas. He owned Jimmy's 66 service station and was a lifelong resident of Luxora. ...
James Henderson Risinger (11/17/16)
Mr. James Henderson Risinger, age 88 of Paragould, went to be with his Lord and Savior, following his death on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Born on March 9, 1928 in Kennett he was the son of the late Lawrence and Tishie Sissom Risinger and was raised in Cardwell. ...
Donna Louise Foley (11/17/16)
Ms. Donna Louise Foley born August 19, 1941 in Lewis Town, Mont. to the late Claude and Rose Charbonneau Smith passed away at her home in Tyronza, Ark. on November 10, 2016 at the age of 75. She is survived by her son Larry (Nicole) Foley of Tyronza, one brother Richard Smith of Montana, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Cremation Services were carried out by Wilson Funeral Home Osceola, AR...
Charles "Bob" Jackson (11/17/16)
Mr. Charles "Bob" Jackson, 82, of Blytheville, passed away Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at Heritage Square Nursing Home in Blytheville. Bob was born to Hershel and Mary Frances (Moore) Jackson in Portia, Arkansas. He was a retired farmer and partner in Jackson Brother Farms. ...
Mary Jane Martin (11/16/16)
Ms. Mary Jane Martin, 81, of Blytheville, AR, passed on Tuesday, November 8, 2016. She was born February 10, 1935 to Richard and Alice Trudel. She was an active member of the Blytheville Senior Citizens Center and retired from DePaul Rehabilitation Center in Milwaukee, WI. ...
Laura Ann Nichols (11/16/16)
Ms. Laura Ann Nichols, 56, of Osceola died October 29, 2016. Born October 14, 1960 at Turrell she is preceded in death by her parents J.D. and Ivy West Nichols and one brother, Arthur Nichols. Survivors include sons James Brown III and Arthur Brown both of Osceola, Brother Jerry Nichols of Marked Tree, Sister Samantha Holmes Elliott of Long Island, NY and four grandchildren. Her memorial service was held Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Bethlehem M.B. Church in Osceola at 2:00pm...
Becky Blevin (11/15/16)
Mrs. Becky Blevin, 41, of Brookland passed from this life on Friday, November 11, 2016. She was born in Blytheville to Charles and Jane Coburn on January 17, 1975. Becky was a member of Gosnell Baptist Church and an avid Razorback Football fan. She was such a beautiful, sweet and loving person who will be missed by all. Her children (Ashley and Tyler) and her grandson (Camdyn) were her life. Becky is preceded in death by her grandfather, Robert E. Kizer; and great uncle, Millard Kizer...
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