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Obituaries from May 2012

Atrell B. Thornell Turner (05/29/12)
Atrell B. Thornell Turner, 86, of Lake City passed away Monday May 21, 2012, at Lakeside Nursing Center. Atrell B. Thornell Turner was born Nov. 25, 1925, in Eros, La., to the late Thomas and Clemmie Roberts Thornell. ...
Wesley Keith Harmon (05/29/12)
Mr. Wesley Keith Harmon, 52, of Manila, passed from this life, Thursday, May 24, 2012, at his home. Born at Bunker Hill Air Force Base in Peru, Ind., he was the son of the late Arviel Dean Harmon and was a 1980 graduate of Eastern-Wayne High School in Goldsboro, N.C. He had worked as an insurance salesman and had lived in Tupelo, Miss., before moving to Manila six years ago...
Billy Jarald Wood (05/22/12)
Mr. Billy Jerald Wood, Sr., 81, of Leachville, passed from this life, Monday May 14, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born in Yell County, Ark., he was the son of the late Dock and Ruby King Wood and had lived most of his life in the Gould area. ...
Mable Bradley Jackson (05/22/12)
Mrs. Mable Bradley Jackson, 97, of Cardwell, Mo., widow of Mr. Floyd Jackson, passed from this life, Saturday May 19, 2012, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Born at Cardwell Aug. ...
Edna Marie Hall (05/22/12)
Mrs. Edna Marie Hall, 82, longtime Leachville resident and widow of Mr. Leslie Hall, passed from this life Monday May 21, 2012, at the Gosnell Health Care Center. Born at Manila she was the daughter of the late Charles Richard and Flossie Ivory Kilpatrick Davis and had been a lifelong Leachville resident. ...
Frances Divona Reynolds Flynn (05/22/12)
Frances Divona Reynolds Flynn, 76, of Lake City, formerly of Granite City, Ill., died Friday, May 18, 2012 at St. Bernards Medical Center after a long illness. She was born April 30, 1936, in Viola, the daughter of Charlie Reynolds and Pearlie Lou Dillinger Reynolds. ...
Frances Fern Elrod (05/22/12)
Frances Fern Elrod, 70, of Osceola, died Saturday, May 19, 2012. She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Lorraine Osburn, and her husband, A.Z. Elrod; and a brother, Delbert Osburn...
Loren Wilson Vore (05/15/12)
Mr. Loren Wilson Vore, 87, of Leachville, passed from this life, early Saturday, May 12, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Dunkirk, Ind., he was the son of the late Homer and Minnie Blankenbaker Vore and was raised in Red Key, Ind. ...
Youvonna Kay Stull (05/15/12)
Mrs. Youvonna Kay Stull, 57, of Manila, Ark., died Friday, May 11, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House, Jonesboro, Ark. Mrs. Stull was born Aug. 23, 1954, in Caraway, Ark., to the late Alfred and Martha Boatner Staggs. She was of the Baptist faith, loved her grandchildren, camping, and going to Tunica...
Lena Belle Rotton (05/15/12)
Lena Belle Rotton Ed.D (Dean Rotton), 80, of Nixa, Mo., passed away Monday, May 7, 2012, after a protracted fight with Alzheimer's. She was born Sept. 9, 1931, in Monette Ark., the only daughter of Bruce and Lena Belle Spencer. She was married to Cliff Rotton Aug. 12, 1950, and from their marriage came two sons...
Rodney Riggs (05/15/12)
Rodney Lee Riggs, 51, of Manila, passed from this life, Monday, May 7, 2012, at the University of Arkansas for Medical Science Medical Center in Little Rock following a couragous battle with leukemia. ...
Thomas Edward Lynn (05/15/12)
Thomas Edward Lynn, 83, of Paragould, passed from this life, Friday May 4, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born in Caraway, he was the son of the late Thomas Earl and Cora Lee Roe Lynn, was a 1945 graduate of Manila High School, and had served in the U.S. ...
Vista Finley (05/15/12)
Mrs. Vista Finley passed away Thursday May 10, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. She was born Sept. 12, 1919 in Evening Shade, Ark., the daughter of the late Dotson and Anna Metcalf. ...
Billy Joe Price (05/08/12)
Manila Billy Joe Price, 72, of Manila, passed from this life, Friday May 4, 2012, at the NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. Born at London, Ark., he was the son of the late Albert Thomas and Walsie Marie Henson Price and had been a Manila resident for most of his life. Billy served in the U.S. Army, was a retired farmer, and also worked many years for Henry Brothers Inc. building limousines...
Bobby Gene Potter (05/08/12)
Bobby Gene Potter, 69, of Paragould, died Monday April 30, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Leachville, he was the son of the late Hillman and Effie Harkey Potter and attended Leachville High School. ...
Carolyn Earnhart Ewing (05/08/12)
Carolyn Earnhart Ewing, 67, died at her home in Kennewick, Wash., Tuesday, April 24. She was born Feb. 16, 1945, at home on a farm in Black Oak, Ark., to Herbert Allen (Junior) and Irene Earnhart. The oldest of three, Carolyn grew up working on the family farm picking cotton. She played piano and taught Sunday school at the Black Oak Baptist Church...
Rose Estelle Downing (05/08/12)
Mrs. Rose Estelle Downing, 90, of Manila, passed from this life Wednesday May 2, 2012, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould. Born at Malvern, Ark., she was the daughter of the late John and Stella Wilson Redding and was raised in Bono. ...
Bettye Lou Eiceman (05/08/12)
Bettye Lou Eiceman, 81, of Jonesboro, widow of Herman Eiceman, died Monday April 30, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in the Buckeye Community near Leachville, she was the daughter of the late David and Carrie Ray Buck and was a 1947 graduate of Manila High School. ...
James "Jim" Carey (05/08/12)
James "Jim" Carey, 57 of Etowah, Ark., died May 5, 2012, at his home. He was born Feb. 9, 1955, in Jefferson City, Mo. He was a retired policeman and a retired truck driver and of the Baptist faith...
Helen Bernece Hamilton Bullard (05/08/12)
Helen Bernece Hamilton Bullard, 97, former longtime Manila resident, died Tuesday May 1, 2012, at the Arkansas Hospice Care Center, St. Vincent's Hospital in Little Rock. Born May 17, 1914, in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Eura Bolin Hamilton. ...
Helen V. Woolf (05/01/12)
Helen V. (Bunch) Woolf of Arnold, Mo., died Friday, April 20, 2012. She was the dear wife of Charles E. Woolf, Sr. for 58 years; dear mother of Charles E. Jr. (Kim) Woolf; daughter of the late George and Grace Bunch; dear grandmother of Shaun M. ...
Infant Wyitt Clay Cavazos (05/01/12)
Infant Wyitt Clay Cavazos was born and passed away April 22, 2012, at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. He is survived by his parents, Dimitri and Crystal Holm Cavazos of Manila, Ark.; one brother, Damian Holm of South Bend, Ind.; and grandparents, Sheila Shepherd of Manila, Sandra Cavazos of Manila, and Gilbert Cavazos of Monette, Ark...
Nila June Blevins (05/01/12)
Nila June Blevins, 63, of Manila passed from this life Friday, April 27, 2012, at her home. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Robert L. Blevins. Nila was raised in Michigan and was a 1966 graduate of Northern High School in Flint. ...