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Obituaries from August 2011

James "Jim" York (08/30/11)
James "Jim" London York entered this world May 5, 1940, and went home with our Lord Aug. 27, 2011. Jim was retired with John Deere Company, where he knew most everyone in farming around the Buffalo Island area over the span of the forty years that he worked there. ...
Samuel Scott Wallace (08/30/11)
Mr. Samuel Scott Wallace, 56, of Manila, passed from this life Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, at his home. Born at Memphis, he was the son of the late Wayne and Bettye Parker Wallace and was a lifelong Manila resident. ...
Willene Cason Trammel (08/30/11)
Ms. Willene Cason Trammel, 93, of Monette, died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. She was a homemaker and a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church...
Lanny Ray Hendrix (08/30/11)
Lanny Ray Hendrix, 59, of Forrest City, Ark., died Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Sept. 28, 1951 in Trumann, Ark., he was the son of the late Ralph and Minnie Bryant Hendrix and was a lifelong area resident. ...
Mary Lorene Day (08/30/11)
Osceola Mrs. Mary Lorene Day, 87, of Osceola, Ark., died Saturday, Aug. 27, 2011, at her home. Born June 22, 1924, at Hillsboro, Ala., she was the daughter of the late James and Mira Turner Ragan and had been a long-time area resident. ...
Jose Castanon (08/30/11)
Jose Castanon, 67, of Jonesboro, formerly of Leachville, died Friday, Aug. 26, 2011, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born at Santa Rosa, Texas, he was the son of the late Cosmo and Mercedes Rojas Castanon. He was a retired farmer and had lived many years in Leachville before moving to Jonesboro in 2009...
Elizabeth Bollinger (08/23/11)
Elizabeth Bollinger, 78, of Manila, died Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Blytheville, she was the daughter of the late Clyde John and Guy Eula Pillow Lutes and was a 1952 graduate of Blytheville High School. ...
Albert H. Doutt (08/23/11)
Mr. Albert H. Doutt, II, 66, of Osceola, Ark., died Thursday, Aug, 18, 2011, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Mr. Doutt was born Dec. 21, 1944 to the late Albert H. Doutt, Sr. and Beneta Marletta Vanoram Doutt. He was a member of the Bethel Church of the Lord Jesus Christ and retired from Wesson Farms...
Lonnie Hopkins Wright (08/23/11)
Mr. Lonnie Hopkins Wright, 87, of Manila, passed from this life Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at his home. Born at Manila, he was the son of the late R.T. and Clara Belle Crews Wright and was a lifelong Manila resident. He was retired from Brown Shoe Company and was a member of the Manila First Baptist Church. Mr. Wright was a Navy veteran of World War II and was a member of the American Legion...
Louie Ray Wadley (08/23/11)
Mr. Louie Ray Wadley, 85, of Manila died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011, at his home. Born in Alicia, Ark., Mr. Wadley was the son of the late Joe "Huck" and Bertha Mae Williams Wadley and had been a lifelong Manila resident. ...
Michael Ray Fox (08/23/11)
Michael Ray Fox, 27, of Paragould passed away Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011. He was born May 26, 1984, in Blytheville, Ark., to Mitchell and Christina Atchley. Michael loved music, singing and dancing with his daughter...
Spencer Ray Carter (08/23/11)
Mr. Spencer Ray Carter, Jr., 53, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2011 at St. Bernards Medical Center after a brave battle with cancer. Mr. Carter was born Oct. 24, 1957 in Jonesboro to Spencer and Audrey Carter. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family and friends...
Percy Sanders (08/16/11)
Percy Sanders, 64, of Osceola, Ark., died Monday, Aug. 15, 2011, at Osceola Heath Care, Inc. in Osceola. Born March 28, 1947 in Savage, Miss., he was the son of the late Leroy and Ida Franklin Sanders and was a mechanic...
Mary Edity Weyer (08/16/11)
Mary Edith Weyer, age 70 of Paragould, Arkansas, died Monday, August 15, 2011 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas after a brave battle with cancer. Born October 27, 1940, in Arbyrd, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Leo and Lois Skelton Stumon and had been a long-time area resident. ...
Tony Laffoon (08/16/11)
Mr. Tony Laffoon, age 39 of Little Rock, formerly of Leachville, passed from this life Monday, Aug. 15, 2011, at St. Vincent Infirmary in Little Rock. Born at Jonesboro, he was the son of the late Ronnie Laffoon and was a 1991 graduate of Buffalo Island Central High School. ...
Elman Elyse Grooms (08/16/11)
Mr. Elman Elyse Grooms, 89, of Leachville, died Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Leachville he was the son of the late Ed and Evah Jackson Grooms and had lived most of his life in Leachville. ...
Amy Diane Bollinger (08/16/11)
Amy Diane Bollinger, 36, of Manila, died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011, at the Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born at Benton Harbor, Mich., she was the daughter of the late Jackie Joe and Janice Marie Hammons Rich and had lived most of her life in Manila. She was a 1994 graduate of Manila High School and was a former employee of Milwaukee Tool in Blytheville...
Patricia Carol Ainley (08/16/11)
Patricia Carol Ainley, 60, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011 at her home in Jonesboro after a battle with cancer. Born Jan. 31, 1951 at Rockford, Ill., she was the daughter of Robert and Arlene McMaster Gates and was a homemaker and caregiver...
Jerald Franklin Sizemore (08/11/11)
Mr. Jerald Franklin Sizemore, 84, of Leachville died Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, at the Monette Manor Nursing Center in Monette. Born at Leachville, Ark., he was the son of the late Ben Franklin and Rosa Lee Perry Sizemore and had been a lifelong Leachville resident. ...
Archie Dennis Young (08/09/11)
Archie Dennis Young, 56 of Jonesboro, Ark., formerly of Osceola, Ark., died Tuesday, July 26, 2011, in Branson, Mo. Born in Osceola, he was the son of the late Archie Dennis Young, Jr. and had lived most of his life in Northeast Arkansas. He was an Iron worker for Zachry Construction in Atlanta, Ga., and had been a resident of Jonesboro the past five years...
Paula Jean Easton (08/09/11)
Mrs. Paula Jean Easton, 60, of Paragould, Ark., died Friday, Aug. 5, 2011, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark., after an extended illness. Born June 24, 1951, in Paragould, Ark., she was the daughter of Rayburn and Betty Hahn Johnson and was a longtime Paragould area resident. ...
Gary Cagle (08/09/11)
Mr. Gary Wade Cagle, age 57, of Manila, died Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011, at the Methodist University Hospital in Memphis. Born at Jonesboro, he was the son of the late LiHue and Glenda Giles Cagle and was a lifelong Leachville-Manila area resident. ...
Carl William Pierce (08/03/11)
Mr. Carl William Pierce, 80, of Hornersville, Mo., died on Sunday, July 31, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Mr. Pierce was born on Nov. 12, 1931, in Missouri to the late Vada Dowdy. Mr. Pierce was a member of the First Baptist Church and American Legion Post 362. He was Chief of Police in Hornersville for over 30 years, served his country in the Army, and enjoyed hunting and fishing...
Deborah Marlene Brown (08/03/11)
Ms. Deborah Marlene Brown, 54, a lifelong resident of Kennett, Mo., died on Sunday, July 31, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center, Cape Girardeau, Mo.. Ms. Brown was born on July 24, 1957, in Kennett to the late D.W. Morris and Herma Jean Sharp. She was a member of the Hope and Glory Church, loved to read the Bible, writing, and spending time with family and friends...
Larry William Roach (08/02/11)
Larry William Roach, 59, of Trumann, formerly of Lepanto, died of natural causes on Monday, July 25, 2011, at his residence. Born august 28, 1951, in Caraway, Ark., he was the son of the late Elizabeth Rose Roach and had been a longtime Lepanto resident before making his home in Trumann 15 years ago. ...
Leroy Boyd Whited (08/02/11)
Leroy Boyd Whited, 79, of Monette died Friday, July 22, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Leroy was born to Nova and Calvin Whited of Ash Flat. He was a lifetime Farmer and Entrepreneur and also well known for his ability to fabricate everything from truck parts to farm implements. ...