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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Stories from Monday, December 31, 2012

Former Sen. Steve Bryles dies at age 55 (12/31/12)
Former Arkansas State Sen. Steve Bryles passed away early Friday morning, ending his battle with esophageal cancer. A Blytheville native and businessman in the cotton industry in the area, Bryles was elected to represent District 15 in the State Senate in 2001, and served until 2011. ...
Lee Roy Poe (12/31/12)
Lee Roy Poe, 88, of Monette, passed away Dec. 26, 2012, in Jonesboro. He was born Feb. 10, 1924, in Monette to the late Clarence Lee and Altha A. Foster Poe. He was a farmer his whole life and a member of Rowe's Chapel Baptist Church for over 52 years. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather who loved to fish and garden...
George Junior Miller (12/31/12)
George Junior Miller, 80, of Jonesboro, died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at NA/Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Born at Bucoda, Mo., he was the son of the late George Washington and Melinda Troop Miller and had been a longtime Arbyrd resident before making his home in Jonesboro 16 years ago. ...
Jerry Everett Dean McFarlin (12/31/12)
Jerry Everett Dean McFarlin, 76, of Monette passed away Dec. 26, 2012, in Jonesboro. He was born in Monette Sept. 15, 1936, to the late Thomas and Jenny Mae Drayford McFarlin. A lifelong Monette resident, Dean and his wife contributed to the local and farming community through automotive mechanics and tire sales and repair until their retirement in 1995. ...
Ervin Johnson (12/31/12)
Ervin Johnson, 82, of Blytheville passed from this life Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at his home. Born in Morrilton, Ark., to Austin Guinn and Willie Lee (Stell) Johnson, he was a United States Marine, who proudly served during the Korean War. ...