Wanda Lee Crawford
Mrs. Wanda Lee Crawford, 83, of Leachville, passed away July 20, 2016, at her home. Born Sept. 5, 1932 in Hardy, she was the daughter of the late Nancy Collins. Mrs. Crawford was of the Christian faith and enjoyed gardening, working in the yard and spending time with family and friends...
Willie Miranda Vernell Minton
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 Feb. 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. ...
Randy Odell Walton
Lake City -- Randy Odell Walton, 62, passed away Monday, July 18, 2016, at his home. He was born Aug. 3, 1953, in Monette to Ray Odell Walton and Rosalee Jones Walton. Randy had worked for Caterpillar and Naperville Jeep Eagle as a parts man. He was an avid hunter and fisherman who loved spending time on Lake Michigan...
Dianne Fleeman, 68, of Manila, died Monday, July 18, 2016, at her home. Born Aug. 9, 1947, 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...
Sherrie Lynn Shepard
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...
Frances Norene Whiteaker, 76 of Leachville, passed from this life Sunday July 17, 2016, at the Senath Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Senath, Mo. Born in Mountain View, Ark. 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...
Wanda Pearline Cole Cagle
Wanda Pearline Cole Cagle, 76, of Leachville, passed away early Monday, July 11, 2016, at Monette Manor Nursing Home. Born in Leachville she was the daughter of Charles and Lena McDaniel and was of the Baptist faith...
Jack William Short
Missouri -- Jack William Short, son of the late George William Short and Betty Sue (Swinger) Hall, was born July 6, 1968, in St. Louis, Mo., and departed this life on July 7, 2016, at the age of 48 years. Jack married Kimberly Jo Peterson on March 5, 1988...
Monette -- Virgie Shirley, 84, passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2016. She was born Nov. 8, 1931, in Leachville to the late Ray and Mary Langston Rogers. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ. She enjoyed reading and spending time with her family...
Shirley Ruth Dean
Mrs. Shirley Ruth Dean, 66, of Manila, passed away June 22, 2016, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born July 4, 1949, in Manila, she was the daughter of Tommie and Mamie Needham Huddleston and was a lifelong area resident. Mrs. Dean enjoyed being outdoors and spending time with her family and friends...
Sharon Marie Rayburn
Sharon Marie Rayburn, 66, of Monette, formerly of Blytheville, died early Monday July 4, 2016, at Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born in the Cain Island community near Lake City, she was the daughter of the late Tommy and Juanita Owens Carter and was a 1967 graduate of Monette High School.The widow of R.C. ...
Murel Rice, 101, of Manila, passed from this life Sunday, July 3, 2016, at his home. Born Oct. 4, 1914, in Manila to pioneer settlers, Ben and Ida Belle Jackson Rice, he had been a lifelong area resident and was a U.S. ...
Olean Hicks, 85, longtime Manila resident and widow of Paul E. Hicks, passed from this life Thursda,y June 30, 2016, at her home. Born in Leachville she was the daughter of the late Frank and Maggie Trusty Johnson and was raised in the Pawheen community. ...
John Paul Masner
John Paul Masner, 92 of Jonesboro, passed away Monday, June 27, 2016, at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born Dec. 12, 1923, in Poplar Ridge Community near Monette to the late Elmore and Meldora Reeves Masner. At the age of two, his parents moved to Monette, where he lived the next 80 years before moving to Jonesboro...
Jimmy D. Holmes
Jimmy D. Holmes, 68 of Missouri, passed away Sunday June 26, 2016, at St. Luke's Hospital, with his beloved wife by his side. Jim was born in Leachville on June 10, 1948, to the late Roland D. & Lois E. (Martin) Holmes...