Teddy Mack Johnson
Ted Johnson, 62, of Leachville, passed from this life Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016, at the Siloam Springs Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Siloam Springs. Born Nov. 29, 1953, in Manila, he was the son of the late Billy Mack Johnson and was raised in the Buckeye community. ...
Edna Sue Welch Swanner
Edna Sue Welch Swanner, 77, passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born May 18, 1938, to the late Jarrett Welch and late Florence Welch Crowell. Mrs. Swanner, a long-time resident of Jonesboro, grew up in Monette. She attended Community Fellowship Church...
Bessie Fleeman Wilbanks
Bessie Fleeman Wilbanks, 94, of Burton, Mich., former Leachville resident and widow of John Wilbanks, passed from this life Friday, Jan. 22, 2016, in Burton. Born June 16, 1921, in Mississippi County, she was the daughter of the late John and Nora Keeney Fleeman and was raised in the Manila and Leachville areas. ...
Tommy Wade Spencer
Tommy Wade Spencer, age 74 of Leachville, died Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016, at his home. Born in Manila, he was the son of the late Floyd and Janie Heard Spencer and was a lifelong area resident. ...
Phyllis Y. Davidson Stout
Phyllis Y. (Davidson) Stout of Temple, Texas, was born in Manila, Ark., on Aug. 14, 1954. Phyllis passed away in Temple on Jan. 12, 2016. She worked many years as a social worker. Phyllis was a very compassionate hard working Christian woman who found joy in life even during life storms...
Brenda Joan Metheny
Brenda Joan Metheny, 72, of Leachville, widow of Mr. Ben Metheny, passed from this life Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Gideon, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Omar and Pauline Harris Atchley and was a 1961 graduate of Gideon High School. ...
Tony Darren Hamilton
Tony Darren Hamilton, 49, of Leachville, passed from this life Jan. 12, 2016, in Little Rock. Born at Union City, Tenn., he was the son of the late Shirley Ann Manus and had been a Leachville resident most of his life. He was a U.S. Army veteran and had been employed as a carpenter...
Billy Eugene Taylor
Billy Eugene Taylor, 79, of Monette passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016, at his residence. He was born April 21, 1936, at Caraway. He was the son of the late Bill Henry and Edith Ballard Taylor. ...
Audrey Ruth Weinel
Lake City -- Audrey Ruth Weinel, 88, after a long illness passed away Jan. 8, 2016, at her home surrounded by her family. She was born Jan. 3, 1928, to the late Robert and Mae Dover Evans in Imboden, Vir. She will be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother...
Billy Ray Tilley
Billey Ray Tilley, 85, of Monette passed away Jan. 8, 2016, at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born to the late Charlie and Anna Vanzant Tilley in Buffalo City on Jan. 27, 1930. Billey Ray was a faithful member of First Assembly of God in Monette, he worked for 31 years for International Harvester as a mechanic and shop foreman and was also a member of the Monette Volunteer Fire Department for over 30 years serving as chief and as an EMT for almost 20 years. ...
Bessie Jewel Stutts
Bessie Jewel Stutts, 80, of Manila, died early Friday, Jan. 8, 2016, at her home. Born March 18, 1935, in Manila to the late William and Ruby Kendrix Cater, she had lived in many places throughout her life as a military wife and mother. ...
Marvin Earl Riggs
Monette -- Marvin Earl Riggs, 63, passed away Sunday, Jan. 3, 2016, at his residence. He was born July 4, 1952, in Monette to the late B.E. and Ruth Sipes Riggs. He proudly served in the United States Army. He had a gift for paint and body work. He enjoyed fishing, spending time on the river, working on Chevys and loved his family and love of his dogs...