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Obituaries from November 2012

Barry Roger Wooldridge (11/27/12)
Mr. Barry Roger Wooldridge, 50, of Caraway, Ark., died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at his home after a brave battle with cancer. Mr. Wooldridge was born Dec. 13, 1961, in Colorado to the late John Wooldridge. ...
Wayne Kirk (11/27/12)
James Wayne Kirk, 65, of Navarre, Fla., former northeast Arkansas resident, passed from this life, Tuesday Nov. 20, 2012, at the Covenant Hospice in Pensacola. Born at Blytheville, he had lived in Lilburn, Mo., as a child and was a U.S. ...
Leonard Philip Watkins (11/20/12)
Leonard Philip Watkins, 78, of Burns, Tenn., passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012. He was born on Jan. 19, 1934, at Caraway to the late Charlie Philip and Anna Mae Watkins. Mr. Watkins served his country proudly in the United...
Maurice Holmes (11/20/12)
Maurice Holmes, 81, passed away Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. He was born on Nov. 30, 1930, at Delfore to the late Allie and Maudie McPherson Holmes. Mr. Holmes started working for cotton gins when he was...
Billy Foster (11/20/12)
Billy Gerald Foster, 81, passed away Friday, Nov. 16, 2012. Mr. Foster was born on May 16, 1931, near Monette to the late Greshan and Alice Newton Foster. He was with the Lion's Club for twelve years, five years as President. ...
Cade Allan Christie (11/20/12)
Cade Allan Christie, age 25, of Manila, died Friday Nov. 16, 2012, near Manila, from injuries received in an auto accident. Born at Paragould, he was a 2006 graduate of Manila High School, had lived much of his life in Manila, and was a member of the First United Methodist Church. ...
Lester Charles Albecht (11/20/12)
Lester Charles Albrecht, 73, of Manila, passed from this life, Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at his home. Born in St. Louis, Mo., he was the son of the late Gottlieb and Esther Orth Albrecht and had lived most of his life in Manila. He was retired from Southworth Inc. in Manila, and was a member of the Blackwater Baptist Church...
Geneva Anthony Richards (11/13/12)
Geneva Anthony Richards, 71, of Cahokia, Ill., former Leachville area resident, died Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at the Memorial Hospital in Belleville, Ill. Born at Cash, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Roscoe Anthony and Edyth Skidmore Gilpatrick and was a 1959 graduate of Leachville High School. ...
Lanson Blake Melvin (11/13/12)
Lanson Blake Melvin, 84, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Friday Nov. 9, 2012, at Monette Manor Nursing Center in Monette. Born in Cumberland County, N.C., he was the son of the late Wayman and Hattie Horne Melvin and had been a longtime Indiana resident before moving to the Arbyrd area in 1973. ...
Caroline Leonora Lester (11/13/12)
Caroline Lenora Lester, 60, Leachville, passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2012, at St. Bernards Hospital. Born in Chicago, IL, Caroline spent most of her life in Leachville, AR. She is survived by husband John Lester; daughter Cathy Cater; sons, Kenneth and Ricky Lester, and daughter Tammy Timms. ...
Robert Lewis Davison (11/13/12)
Robert Lewis Davison, 78, of Manila, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Manila, he was the son of the late Albert and Modene Fowler Davison, had lived most of his life in Manila and was a retired welder. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Patsy McCain Davison, a brother, Lemoin Davison, and a sister, Grace Bunch...
Carl "Bud" Selby (11/06/12)
Carl "Bud" Selby, 94, of Pensacola, Fla., former longtime Leachville resident, died Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012, at the Forrest City Medical Center in Forrest City, Ark. Born at Leachville he was the son of the late Floyd and Nora Hedrick Selby and was a 1936 graduate of Leachville High School. ...
Danny Maccune (11/06/12)
Mr. Danny Maccune, 52, of Manila, Ark., died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born Dec. 4, 1959, at Pullman, Mich., he was the son of the late Jim and Juanita Sisson Maccune. Mr. Maccune was a member of the Milligan Ridge Baptist Church. He was a mechanic and was a very gifted artist...
Truman Coleman Jackson (11/06/12)
Truman Coleman Jackson, 75, of Lake City, former longtime Black Oak resident, died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at the Lakeside Nursing Center. Born at Caraway, he was the son of the late Thomas and Dollie Carter Jackson and had been a resident of the nursing home for the past 20 years. Truman was a blessing to all who knew him and he will be greatly missed...