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Obituaries from July 2010

Lexie Irene Dodson (07/27/10)
Lexie Irene Dodson, 86, of Manila, died Monday, July 26, 2010, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center in Monette. The daughter of the late Calvin and Fannie Mae Fuller Bradford, she had been a longtime Manila resident...
Vernon Dowless (07/27/10)
Vernon Dowless, 92, passed away Tuesday, July 20, 2010, at Craighead Nursing Center. He was born Dec. 1, 1917, in Monette to the late Irvin and Rose Dowless. Vernon lived most of his life in the Caraway area. He married Louise Stokes Dowless in 1939 and celebrated 71 years together in January...
Edna Mae Freeman (07/19/10)
Edna Mae Freeman, 96, passed away Wednesday, July 14, 2010 at Monette Manor. She was born May 19, 1914 near Monette to the late Henry and Pearl Richardson. Mrs. Freeman began her teaching career at Wallace School in the mid 1930s and then taught at West Ridge. ...
James L. Ramer (07/15/10)
James L. Ramer, 72, of Jonesboro, passed from this life on Wednesday, July 14, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born Jan. 28, 1938, in Fitzhugh, Ark., to the late Vester and Rubye Hamilton Ramer. ...
Henry Wesley Jackson (07/15/10)
Mr. Henry Wesley Jackson, age 68 of Manila died Sunday, July 11, 2010, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Mr. Jackson was born to the late Ed and Susan Johnston Jackson on October 10, 1941, in Heber Springs and was a resident of Manila since 1953...
Cody Michener (07/15/10)
Cody Joe Michener, 16, of Leachville, died Tuesday, July 13, 2010, in a drowning accident at Jackson's Landing near Monette. Born at Blytheville, he had been a Leachville resident for the past four years and was a senior at Buffalo Island Central High School. Cody enjoyed Guitar Hero and was an avid M.M.A. wrestling fan...
Jimmy Carroll Lane (07/08/10)
Jimmy Carroll Lane, 69, of Elsie, Mich., formerly of Leachville, died Tuesday, July 6, 2010, at the Clinton Memorial Hosp9ital in St. Johns, Mich. Born at Leachville, he was the son of the late Tom and Virgie Brooks Lane and was a graduate of Leachville High School. He had been a Michigan resident for the past 50 years and was a retired mechanic...
Joshua Thomas McKenzie (07/12/10)
Joshua Thomas McKenzie, 22, of Leachville and Murfreesboro died Friday, July 2, 2010, in Murfreesboro. Josh was born Aug. 18, 1987, in Jonesboro to Mitchell Thomas and Sheila Tipton McKenzie. ...
Clyde R. Morris (07/12/10)
Clyde R. Morris of Jonesboro formerly of Blytheville, died Thursday, July 8, 2010, at the Flo & Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. He had been the pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Manila, Lone Oak Baptist Church, Blytheville, Unity Baptist Church and Finch Baptist Church of Paragould, and Light Baptist Church, Light, Arkansas. ...
Harold "Huey" Chipman (07/12/10)
Harold "Huey" Chipman, 50, of Lexington, Okla., formerly of Manila, died Saturday, July 10, 2010, in Purcell, Okla. Born in St. Louis, Mo., he was the son of the late C.J. "Hoot" Chipman, was a graduate of Manila High School and had lived in Oklahoma for the past 25 years. He was retired from the University of Oklahoma and was a member of the Buffalo Baptist Church...
Ola Dee Castleman (07/08/10)
Ola Dee Castleman, 88 of Moore, Okla., the widow of Mr. Ell Castleman, formerly of Manila, died Tuesday, July 6, 2010, at Manor Care Health Services in Midwest City, Okla. Born in Manila, she was the daughter of the late William Ervin and Cora Leah Jackson Ballard and had been a resident of Moore, Okla., since 1974. ...
Oneda Carey Myers (07/06/10)
Lillian Oneda Carey Myers, 90, passed away Sunday, June 20, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born April 11, 1920, at Manila to the late Eddie and Edna Carey. Oneda attended school at Black Water. She was one of the Black Water Belles and never missed a Black Water Reunion...
Joshua Thomas McKenzie (07/06/10)
Joshua Thomas McKenzie, 22, of Leachville and Murfreesboro died Friday, July 2, 2010, in Murfreesboro. Josh was born Aug. 18, 1987, in Jonesboro to Mitchell Thomas and Sheila Tipton McKenzie. ...
Nillie L. Stallings (07/06/10)
Nillie L. Stallings, 73, of Caraway, died July 2, 2010, at NEA Baptist Hospital, Jonesboro. Mrs. Stallings was born Aug. 24, 1936 in Rivervale to the late Benjamin Franklin Shasteen and Lula Irene Gregory Shasteen. ...
Dennis Ray Pierce (07/06/10)
Dennis Ray Pierce, 61, of Manila, formerly of St. Louis, Mo., died Wednesday, June 30, 2010, at his home. Born in Paragould, he was the son of the late Henry L. Pierce and had been a longtime St. Louis area resident before making his home in Manila in 2005. He was a 1966 graduate of Oak Grove High School near Paragould...