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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Obituaries from August 2012

Latonya Joyce Toombs Wyatt (08/28/12)
Mrs. Latonya Joyce Toombs Wyatt of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Blytheville, departed this life Friday afternoon in Paragould at the age of 42. She was born Dec. 4, 1969 in West Memphis, Ark., the daughter of Wayne Toombs and Joan Waugh Toombs. Latonya was a former employee of Bonanza where she was a food supplier and cook...
Jimmy G. White (08/28/12)
Manila Jimmy Glynn White, 77, of Manila, passed from this life, Friday Aug. 24, 2012, at his home. Born at Manila, he was the son of the late Albert H. and Oshia Shedd White and was a 1953 graduate of Manila High School. ...
Joyce Louise Webb (08/28/12)
Joyce Louise Webb, 76, of Manila, passed from this life Thursday Aug. 23, 2012, at the South Mississippi County Regional Medical Center in Osceola. Born at Dell, she was the daughter of the late Lon and Oscie Baker Matthews and had been a lifelong Manila area resident. ...
Ruby Swihart Thurmond (08/28/12)
Mrs. Ruby Swihart Thurmond, 97, longtime Leachville resident and widow of Hollis Thurmond, died early Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born at Leachville, she was the daughter of the late Merrill and Mable Brown Swihart and had been a lifelong Leachville area resident. ...
Adalyn Faith Rose (08/28/12)
Adalyn Faith Rose, infant daughter of Jonas and Kortnie Jackson Rose, passed from this life, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at the Methodist Lebonheur Hospital in Germantown, Tenn. In addition to her parents she is survived by a sister, Kennedy Grace Rose of the home; maternal grandparents, Dwight and Holly Jackson of Manila; paternal grandparents, Randy and Terry Rose of Leachville; maternal great-grandparents, Dewayne and Phyllis Jackson of Jonesboro, Donna Walls of Manila, and Van and Ann Swink of Manila; paternal great-grandparents, Shirley Roe of Leachville and Aletta Rose, also of Leachville.. ...
L.C. Austin (08/28/12)
L.C. Austin, 75, passed away Aug. 23, 2012. He was born Jan. 30, 1937, to the late Shirel and Hazel Wiser Austin. He is also preceded in death by one grandchild, Chandler Austin, and four brothers, Oneal, Bondail, Burneal and Elden Carl Austin...
Robert Gene Davis (08/21/12)
Robert Gene Davis, 56, passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, at his residence. He was born Jan. 23, 1956 in Lepanto. His family and friends will fondly remember him as "Uncle Bubbles". He is survived by his wife, Florence Davis; his mother, Sarah Farmer Davis of Lepanto; his children, Ronnie Reed of Caraway, Chris Davis (LeAnn), Darlene Coats and Kim Coats all of Mississippi; two brothers, Eddie Davis and Daniel Davis (Dana), both of Lepanto; and 11 grandchildren.. ...
Danny Gene Baugh (08/15/12)
Danny Gene Baugh, 72, passed away Monday, August 13, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born on June 2, 1940, at Caraway to the late Reuben and Bernice Baugh. He was a registered nurse for over 35 years at Osceola Hospital...
Mary Emma Pierce (08/14/12)
Mary Emma Pierce, 92, passed away Friday, Aug. 3, 2012 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born May 14, 1920, at Marion, Ill., to the late Charles and Myrtle DeGolyer. Mrs. Pierce was a homemaker and elementary school teacher in her earlier years. ...
Ray Faulkner (08/14/12)
Ray Faulkner, 85, passed away Thursday, Aug. 9, 2012 in Memphis. He was born Dec. 23, 1926, in Caraway to the late Charles and Sally Hill Faulkner. Mr. Ray was a lifelong farmer in the Caraway area and he enjoyed his cattle farm near Brookland...
Charlene Bullock (08/14/12)
Mrs. Charlene Bullock, 69, of Alice, Texas, formerly of Manila, passed from this life Friday Aug. 10, 2012, at her home in Texas.Born and raised in Manila she was the daughter of the late B.B. and Kitty Ovedee Phillips Moore and had lived much of her life in Wisconsin before moving to Texas in 1973...
Brian Keith Borden (08/14/12)
Brian Keith Borden, Jr., 19, of Manila, passed from this life, Saturday, Aug. 11, 2012, at the Methodist Hospital in Memphis. Born at Blytheville, he was a lifelong area resident and a 2011 graduate of Manila High School. ...
Alice Sue Jorn (08/07/12)
Mrs. Alice Sue Jorn, 71, of Manila, passed from this life, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born at Wilson, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Isaac Newton and Verna Flemming Alexander. ...
Peggy Jean Hillhouse (08/07/12)
Mrs. Peggy Jean Hillhouse, 59, of Manila, Ark., died July 31, 2012, at her home. Born Aug. 11, 1952, in Arbyrd, Mo., she was the daughter of Robert Lee and Jerlean Bradfield Hogland and had been a long time area resident. ...
Terry Wayne Harvey (08/07/12)
Terry Wayne Harvey, 54, passed away Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2012 at his residence. He was born July 17, 1958, in Jonesboro. Terry was of the Baptist faith and retired from Nucor. He was an avid sports fan especially the St. Louis Cardinals and the Razorbacks...
Zell Vada Grooms (08/07/12)
Mrs. Zell Vada Grooms, 92, of Leachville, passed from this life, Sunday, Aug. 5, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Childress, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Robert Porter and Gracie Sipes Baldridge and had been a Leachville area resident for most of her life. ...
Hazel Marie Gamble (08/07/12)
Mrs. Hazel Marie Gamble, 79, of Manila, Ark., died Saturday, July 28, 2012, at Manila Nursing Center. Born Sept. 29, 1932, in Manila, she was the daughter of the late James and Blanch Vernor Whitehead and been a longtime area resident. Mrs. Gamble attended the Hornersville school system and attended the Manila Assembly of God. She enjoyed serving the Lord and gardening...