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Obituaries from September 2011

Roy Edwin Rosten (09/27/11)
Roy Edwin Rosten, 81, of Paragould, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Born Dec. 31, 1929, in Negaunee, Mich., he was the son of the late John and Ida Rosten. ...
Doris Dale Gunn (09/27/11)
Doris Dale Gunn, 83, of Mountain View, Calif., former longtime Manila resident and widow of Mr. L.B. Gunn, passed from this life Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011 at her home. Born at Manila, Doris was the daughter of the late Doyle and Olive Thompson White and had lived most of her life in Manila. ...
Teresa Diane Davis (09/27/11)
Teresa Diane Davis, 46, of Trumann, Ark., died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, at her home. Born March 31, 1965, she was the daughter of Floyd and Elsie Delassus Montgomery. Mrs. Davis was a member of the Trinity Church of the Lord Jesus Christ in Trumann, and she enjoyed reading and spending time with her family...
Ralph Elmer Thomas (09/27/11)
Mr. Ralph Elmer Thomas, 70, of Trumann, Ark., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2011, after a brave battle with cancer. Mr. Thomas was born Feb. 22, 1941, in Jonesboro, Ark., to the late Drew and Gwendolyn Thomas. Mr. Thomas retired from Roach Conveyors after 35 years and was a lifelong area resident and an avid fisherman...
Douglas Eugene "Jack" Walker (09/27/11)
Douglas Eugene "Jack" Walker of Manila, 87, passed away Sept. 21, 2011, in Columbus, Miss. The son of the late James Arthur and Dora Mae Kent Walker, Jack was born May 28, 1924, in Meridian, Miss. Jack was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Manila. ...
Pauline Parrish (09/22/11)
Pauline Parrish, 82, of Monette passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2011, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 6, 1929, in Monette to the late Bud and Bessie Davidson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church...
Barbara Reeves (09/21/11)
Ms. Barbara Reeves, 51, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Sept. 14, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center. Ms. Reeves was born on Jan. 7, 1960, in Cook County, Ill. to the late Elmer and Betty Johnson. Ms. Reeves loved animals, lived in the Jonesboro area for 16 years and was previously from Amarillo, Texas...
Kenny Lee (09/21/11)
Kenny Lee, 68, of Manila, passed from this life, Sept. 14, 2011, at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, Mo. Born at Dyess, he was the son of the late Woodrow and Erma Brown Lee and had lived in Manila since 1975. He was a retired truck driver and was of the Baptist faith...
Doris Mae Corter (09/21/11)
Doris Mae Corter, 80, of Monette, widow of Arlis Ray Corter, died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, at the Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City. Born at Sulphur Rock, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Walter Otis and Ruby Godair Cannon and had been a longtime Monette area resident. ...
Author Kelley (09/21/11)
Author Kelley, 53, of Dyersburg, Tenn., formerly of Southeast Missouri, died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011, in Dyersburg. Born in Steele, Mo., he was the son of the late Junior and Esther Peral Casteel Kelley and had lived in Dyersburg since 2009...
Betty June Sims Wilmoth (09/13/11)
Betty June Sims Wilmoth, 58 of Leachville, died Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark., after a brave battle with cancer. Born Aug. 12, 1953, in Harrisburg, Ark., she was the daughter of Allan and Billie Forster Sims and had been a long-time area resident. Mrs. Wilmoth collected dolls, enjoyed sewing, hunting and fishing. She was of the Baptist faith...
Clarence Jackson Shockley (09/02/11)
Clarence Jackson Shockley, 92, of Manila, died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at the Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City. Born in Manila he was the son of the late Charlie Oscar and Mary Etta Wright Shockley and had been a lifelong Manila area resident. ...
Boyce Fae Braden Howell (09/07/11)
Boyce Fae Braden Howell, 93, passed away Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, at St. Bernard Medical Center. She was born Jan. 24, 1918, in Macey Community to the late James W. and Icie Lee Braden and lived in the Macey, Childress and Monette communities all of her life. ...
Mrs. Hazel Welch (09/07/11)
Mrs. Hazel Welch, 99, of Leachville, widow of Mr. Harvey Welch, passed from this life Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Rector, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Alonzo and Cora Simpson Taylor and had been a Leachville resident since 1937. ...
Margaret Nadine Malloy (09/07/11)
Margaret Nadine Malloy, 83, of West Memphis, formerly of Leachville, the widow of Mr. R.W. "Dub" Malloy, died Monday Sept. 5, 2011, at Broadway Healthcare in West Memphis, Ark. Born Aug. 8, 1928, in Leachville she was the daughter of the late Walter Lee and LuAnn Sissom Looney and had been a lifelong Leachville resident before making her home in West Memphis five years ago. ...
Clarence Alvin Wilson (09/01/11)
Clarence Alvin Wilson, age 80, of Manila, died Wednesday Aug. 31, 2011, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Born in Warren, Ark., he was the son of the late Dewey and Dovie Wilson and had been a longtime resident of Canal Point, Fla., before making his home in Manila four months ago. ...
Connie Jean Reed (09/06/11)
Paragould Ms. Connie Jean Reed, 64, of Paragould, Ark., died on Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at St. Bernards Medical Center after a sudden illness. Ms. Reed was born on Jan. 7, 1947, in Sikeston, Mo., to the late Joseph Roy and Mary Black Ainley. Ms. Reed was a long time area resident, of the Baptist faith, loved horses and donated her free time to volunteer work at area nursing homes...
Jamie Jo Ray Lawrence (09/06/11)
Jamie Jo Ray Lawrence, 35 of Jonesboro, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at his home. Born Aug. 28, 1976, in Jonesboro, he was the son of Paul Lawrence and Kathy Morris. Mr. Lawrence was an arborist and an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed hunting and fishing...
Ruby Rudeen Lloyd (09/06/11)
Mrs. Ruby Rudeen Lloyd, 67, of rural Wynne, died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2011, at her residence after a long illness. She was born Jan. 14, 1944, in Cross County, Ark., to the late Presley Smith and Lorene Cooper Smith...
Larry Gordon Doherty (09/02/11)
Larry Gordon Doherty, 68 of Leachville, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Born November 18, 1942, in Senath, Mo., he was the son of the late Ira and Ethel Rouse Doherty and had been a long time area resident. ...
Mary Ruth Wyrick Pierce (09/01/11)
Mrs. Mary Ruth Wyrick Pierce, 62, of Kennett, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2011, at the NHC Healthcare in Kennett. Born March 16, 1949, in Auburndale, Fla., she was the daughter of the late Richard and June Neighbors Wyrick and had been a long-time area resident. ...
Jacqueline Ruth McGrew (09/01/11)
Jacqueline Ruth McGrew, 62, of Hornersville, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center. She was born Feb. 25, 1949, at Kennett, the daughter of Jack Cole and Ruth Lorene Edmondson Cole. She married Thomas Harold McGrew, Jr., on Oct. 2, 1968, in Leachville, Ark. Mr. McGrew died Dec. 5, 2010...