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Obituaries from April 2007

Kynzee Reece Liles (04/26/07)
Black Oak Kynzee Reece Liles, infant daughter of Aaron and Kristy Michelle Liles of Black Oak, died Friday, April 20, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Additional survivors include a brother, Cooper Aaron Liles of Jonesboro; maternal grandparents, Wayne and Cathy Whitley of Black Oak; paternal grandparents, Carl and Diane Liles of Cherry Valley; great-grandparents, Leona Whitley of Black Oak and Kenneth Ervin of Caraway; aunts and uncles, Jodie Clay of Black Oak, Kendra and Blake Hawkins of Monette, Bishop and Brooke Whitley of Black Oak and Stacey and Bruce Halk of Cherry Valley; great-aunts and uncles, Pat Whitley of Black Oak, Deb and Eddie Dunigan of Black Oak, Peg and George Edd Holland of Monette, Maxie and Joyce Jones of Heber Springs, Larry and Judy Ervin, Thelma Ervin and Debbie Ervin, all of Caraway; cousins, Lexa Whitley and Jax Whitley of Black Oak, Whitley Hawkins of Monette, Jagger Halk and Pressley Halk of Cherry Valley; and the rest of the Liles family.. ...
Dorothy Goodson (04/26/07)
Monette Dorothy Goodson, 84, of Monette, died Monday, April 16, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born in Monette Aug. 23, 1922 to the late Jinks and Abbie Cornish. She was a homemaker and member of the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church...
James Albert Eubanks (04/26/07)
Georgia James Albert Eubanks, 59, former resident of the Lost Cane Community, died March 19, 2007, at his residence in Calhoun, Ga. He was born June 7, 1947, in Manila. He was preceded in death by his father, Ambers Albert Eubanks. Survivors include his wife, Nell Eubanks of the home; his mother, Nina King, of Leachville; sons, James Steven Eubanks of Niles, Mich., and Joseph Kevin Eubanks of North Port, Fla.; a step-son, Mike Cook and wife, Lucy, of Calhoun, Ga.; step-daughters, Patti and Tim Norton of Sugar Valley, Ga., and Karen and David Williams of Calhoun, Ga.; a brother and sister-in-law, Charles Ray Eubanks and Shirley Eubanks of North Port, Fla.; sisters and brothers-in-law, Betty Copeland of Leachville, Sharon and Jessie Clark of Manila, and Louanne and Wayne Cagle of Leachville; grandson, Joseph Eubanks, Jr.; step-grandchildren, Brandon Norton, Katie Norton, Tiffany and Brad Goldston, Misty Cook, Ashley Cook, and Jessica and Kevin Williams; and a step-great-grandson, Braxton Goldston.. ...
Mary Lena Church (04/26/07)
Leachville Mary Lena Church, 75, of Leachville, died Sunday, April 22, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Luster and Virginia Taylor Giles, and had been a Leachville resident for over 50 years. She was retired from the former Brown Shoe company in Leachville and was a longtime member of the Leachville Church of Christ...
Joan Ellen Briley Thomas (04/18/07)
Waycross, Ga. Joan Ellen Briley Thomas died Wednesday, March 21, 2007, at the age of 63 after a brief illness. She was a lifelong resident of Manila until moving to Waycross, Ga. She was preceded in death by her parents, T.E. Briley and Pauline Wortham Briley, and a sister, Barbara Ann Briley Hatley...
Mary Fletcher (04/18/07)
Monette Mary Ellen Bunch Fletcher, 94, of Monette died Tuesday, April 10, 2007, in Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City. Born in Black Oak on Jan. 18, 1913, she was a homemaker and a member of the Black Oak Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Fletcher; her parents, Henry and Luna Bunch; a son, Ray Bunch; a grandson, Brian Keith Fletcher; and 10 brothers and sisters...
Ruby Harrell (04/18/07)
Pullman, Mich. Ruby Juanice Marie Harrell, 76, of Pullman, Mich., died Monday, April 2, 2007, in South Haven Nursing and Rehabilitation. A homemaker, she had attended the Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Cecil; two sons, Dan and wife, Donna Harrell of Holland, and David Harrell of Saugatuck; two daughters, Deborah Kelch of Saugatuck, and Doris and husband, Bob Rummelt of Pullman; seven grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren; four brothers, Jim and wife, Ann Decker of South Haven, Gene and wife, Helen Decker of South Haven, Riley Decker of Cabot, Robin Decker of Manila; three sisters, Brenda and husband, George Bratton of Atkins, Sue Lester of Manila, Lovie and husband Don Wolding of Hamilton.. ...
Glenn Henry (04/18/07)
Manila Glenn Henry, 75, of Manila, died Saturday, April 14, 2007, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born at Manila, he was the son of the late Charlie and Goldia Fleeman Henry and was a lifelong Manila resident. He was a graduate of Manila High School, member of the First Baptist Church and a U.S. ...
Charles Willis Judkins (04/18/07)
Lake City Charles Willis Judkins of Lake City, formerly of Lepanto, died at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro on Wednesday, April 11. He was a retired tool and die worker for Jonesboro Tool and Die Company. Survivors include his sons, Steven Michael Judkins of Ionia, Mich., Edward Lane Judkins and James Allen Judkins, both of Phoenix; daughter, Deanna Kay Judkins of Wayland, Mich.; brother, Bill Judkins of Maynard; sisters, Joyce Hitchcock of Freemont, Calif., Jane Flynn of Atlanta and Kay Englesman of Grand Rapids, Mich.; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.. ...
Freddie Lee Ledford (04/18/07)
Manila Freddie Lee Ledford, 75, of Manila, died Sunday, April 8, 2007, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born at Hico, Texas, he was the son of the late H.K. and Estatina Richey Ledford and had lived in Manila since 1991. Blind since the age of three months, Mr. Ledford became an accomplished musician and enjoyed teaching piano and guitar and playing in his own country music band...
Ron Lindenmuth (04/18/07)
Leachville Ron Lindenmuth, 46, of Leachville, died Wednesday, April 11, 2007, at St.Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Fort Mead, Md., he lived in several areas with his military family. He lived in Trumann and Clarksville, Tenn. before moving to Leachville earlier this year. He worked as a machine operator for Haworth in Jonesboro, was a realtor in Texas and restaurant manager in Illinois. He was a protestant and a U.S. Navy veteran...
Ruth L. Lott (04/18/07)
Paragould Ruth L. Lott, 76, of Paragould, died Tuesday, April 10, 2007, at Greene Acres Nursing Home. Born June 30, 1930, in Mississippi County, Mrs. Lott was a homemaker, and a member of Lake Street Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Hughie Lott of Paragould; a son, Danny Ray Lott of Martin, Mich.; a brother, Carl Caperton of Otsego, Mich.; a sister, Robbie Neil Floyd of Indianapolis, Ind.; and two half-sisters, Yvonne Clay of Daingerfield, Texas, and Joan Romain of Ash Flat. ...
Billy D. Stone (04/18/07)
Lake City Billy D. Stone, 72, of Lake City, died Thursday, April 12, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Lake City on March 31, 1935, to the late Elmer and Ruby Stone, he was a member of the Lake City United Methodist Church. He received a B.S.E. ...
Bessie Miram Master (04/18/07)
Manila Bessie Miram Master, 95, of Manila, died Sunday, April 15, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Evening Shade, she was the daughter of the late Joel and Oma Simms Meeker, and had been a Manila area resident most of her life. She was the widow of Walter Lee Master and was a longtime member of the Bethany Baptist Church in Manila...
Summer Michelle Maddox (04/18/07)
Lake City Summer Michelle Maddox, 18, of Lake City, died Sunday, April 8, 2007 at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis. She was born in St. Louis, Mo., and lived in Lake City for three years, moving there from Gulf Breeze, Fla. She was a part-time checker for Farmers Market in Lake City and was a member of the Liberty Full Gospel Church...
Gary Harrell (04/04/07)
Caraway Gary Harrell, 52, of Caraway, died Sunday, March 25, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Born in Jonesboro on Dec. 6, 1954, he was a dispatcher for a trucking company and of the Methodist belief. Survivors include his wife, Lee Ann Harrell of the home; a brother, Jim Harrell of Monette; a sister, Wallece Brewer of Jonesboro; two godchildren, Carson Bell and Sophie Bell, both of Caraway; and several nieces and nephews...
Linnie May Hill (04/04/07)
Leachville Linnie May Hill, 103, of Leachville, died Sunday, April 1, 2007, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center. Born at Walnut Ridge, she was the daughter of the late Zack and Amanda Copeland Minton. She had been a Leachville area resident since 1938 and had worked for many years at Pyett Dime Store and later at Taybor Dry Goods where she retired. ...
Joe "J.L." Lafayette Simmons (04/04/07)
Calico Rock Joe "J.L." Lafayette Simons, 87, of Calico Rock died Monday, March 27, 2007, at White River Healthcare in Calico Rock where he had been a resident since April 2004. He was the son of the late Rubel Feldon Simmons and Bendia Caldwell Simmons. ...
Jimmy Dale Bennett (04/11/07)
Joiner Jimmy Dale Bennett, 59, formerly of Leachville, died Sunday, April 1, 2007, at St. Vincent Specialty in Little Rock. Born in Monette on July 25, 1947, he was a member of the Leachville First Assembly of God, currently a member of Bassett Church of God near Joiner...
Bob Blean Bibb (04/11/07)
Monette Bob Blean Bibb, 79, of Monette died Friday, April 6, 2007, at Select Specialty Hospital in St. Francis, Tenn. Born in Monette, he was a retired automobile salesman. He was preceded in death by his parents, Earl Ivy and Alto Do Bibb, and a brother, Lloyd Bibb...
Dave Allen Davidson (04/11/07)
Manila Dave Allen Davidson, 46, of manila, died Sunday, April 8, 2007, at his home. Born at Monette, he had lived his life in Manila and was a disabled truck driver. He was a graduate of Manila High School and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include a son, A.J. ...
Sanford Leon Hinkle (04/11/07)
Trumann Sanford (Sam) Leon Hinkle, son of the late Emmett and Dollie (Cato) Hinkle, died Friday, April 6, 2007, at the age of 79. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Eddie Hinkle; and a brother, Laymon Hinkle. He is survived by his wife, Mary Hinkle of the home; three daughters, Sandra Ragle and Barbara Barnes, both of Sulpher Rock, and Rhonda Dean of Pocahontas; two stepsons, Terry Miller of Monette and Scott Miller of Searcy; a stepdaughter, Vicky Miller of Trumann; six sisters, Lois Darling, Marilyn Tyler and Louise Wicker, all of Pocahontas, Lawana Dewitt of Anchorage, Alaska, Jeannie Eagan of Little Rock and Delnora Jones of Hardy; seven grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.. ...
Evia Marie Lewis (04/11/07)
Monette Evia Marie Lewis, 73, of Monette, died Sunday, April 8, 2007, at the home of her daughter in Leachville. She was the daughter of the late Jim and Sally Baley Skaggs and had been a lifelong area resident. She was a homemaker and attended the Church of God in Leachville...
Velma Loraine Thomson (04/11/07)
Indiana Velma Loraine Thomson, 75, died at 7:44 a.m. Monday, April 2, 2007, in Elkhart General Hospital. She was born on Oct. 27, 1931, in Briggsville to Harvey and Ethyl (Knott) James. On March 15, 1987, in Elkhart, Ind., she married Walter B. Thomson who preceded her in death on May 5, 2005...
Fern Elizabeth Vincent (04/11/07)
Lake City Fern Elizabeth Vincent, 93, of rural Lake City died Friday, April 6, 207, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Oklahoma, Mrs. Vincent moved to this area 80 years ago. She was a homemaker and member of Liberty Missionary Baptist church...
Margie Geraldean Ashley (04/18/07)
Jonesboro Margie Geraldean Ashley, 77, of Jonesboro, died Saturday, April 7, 2007, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital at Walnut Ridge. She was born in Lake City on Aug. 30, 1929, into the family of Norman and Maggie Tiner. She retired from St. Bernards Medical Center and was of the Pentecost belief...
Nell Dean Allen (04/04/07)
Jacksonville Nell Dean Allen, 77, of Jacksonville, formerly of Manila, died Saturday, March 24, 2007, at Gassville Nursing Center. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Herman and Jewel Fleeman McCullough, and had lived most of her life in Jacksonville. She was a retired counselor for the Pulaski county Special School District and considered the teaching staff and students as her family. She leaves her dearest friend, Mrs. Pam Hall, of Jacksonville...