R.E. "Bud" Cannon
R.E. "Bud" Cannon, 91, of Jonesboro, formerly of Monette, passed away Sunday, April 19, 2015. He was born Oct. 2, 1923, in Senath, Mo., to the late Ben and Mary Essie Tierce Cannon. He served his country proudly in the United States Navy during World War II and was a member of the Monette American Legion Post 136. ...
Walter J. Briley
Walter J. Briley, 78, of Manila, passed away April 16, 2015, at his home. Born Sept. 28, 1936, in Manila, he was the son of the late Talmadge Eugene and Pauline Emily Wortham Briley and had been a longtime area resident. He was a United States Army veteran, owned Briley's Body Shop in Manila and enjoyed woodworking and making duck calls...
Ada Nadine Winstead
Ada Nadine Winstead, age 65, of Caraway, died Saturday April 18, 2015, at her home. Born in Manila, she was the daughter of the late Floyd Ellis and Sybil Douglas Winstead and had been a lifelong area resident. She attended Milligan Ridge Baptist Church and had been a Caraway resident for the past 20 years...
Howard Reeves, 93 of Monette, passed away Friday, April 10, 2015, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. He was born Feb. 13, 1922, in Monette to Clarence M. and Hettie Birmingham Reeves. He and his wife Suda owned and operated Reeves' Grocery Store for 29 years in Monette. ...
Woodrow Henry, 85, of Manila died Saturday April 11, 2015, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. A lifelong Manila resident, Woodrow was the son of the late Charley and Goldia Fleeman Henry and was a 1949 graduate of Manila High School. ...
Jessie Raymond Hill
Jessie Raymond Hill, 69, of Manila, died Thursday, April 9, 2015, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Manila he was the son of the late James Byron Lee and Lois Lorene Murphy Hill and had been a lifelong area resident. He was a retired bus mechanic for the Manila School District for 20 years...
Doris L. Robertson
Doris L. Robertson, 88, of Manila, widow of Thomas Robertson, died Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at the Manila Nursing Center. Born Aug. 18, 1926, in Walnut Ridge, she was the daughter of the late Monroe and Thelma Houston Holder, and was also raised by her stepfather, Virgil Cunningham. ...
Kevin Lloyd Cagle
Kevin Lloyd Cagle, 20, of Leachville, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015, in San Francisco, Calif. Born in Paragould, he was a lifelong Leachville resident and had attended Buffalo Island Central Schools and Arkansas Northeastern College in Blytheville. He was formerly employed as a stockman at Walmart in Paragould. Kevin was an avid reader and video game enthusiast...
Bertha Jane Crabtree
Bertha Jane Crabtree, 81, a lifelong Manila resident, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Mrs. Crabtree was born March 2, 1934, in Thida, Ark., to the late Robert Allen and Laura Jane Nolan Davidson. Mrs. Crabtree was of the Baptist faith, enjoyed riding around, coon hunting, rooster fighting and spending time with family and friends...
Nancy Marie Stallings
Nancy Marie Stallings, age 87, of Manila, passed from this life Monday March 30, 2015, at the Manila Nursing Center. Born in Manila, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Pearly Barnhill Ray and had been an area resident for most of her life. ...
Dr. David Michael Bennett
Dr. David Michael Bennett, 44, of Joiner, died Friday, March 27, 2015, in Alexandria, La. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Howard Funeral Service of Manila. Guest register: www.howardfuneralservice.com...