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Obituaries from September 2012

Ellen Lucille Whitaker (09/21/12)
BAY - Mrs. Ellen Lucille Whitaker, 85, of Bay, Ark. died Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at the family residence. She was born in Newark, Ark., and had lived in Bay for the past nine years and was formerly of Texas. Mrs. Whitaker was retired from St. Bernards Medical Center and was of the Church of Christ faith...
Marilyn Denise Qualls (09/21/12)
TRUMANN - Mrs. Marilyn Denise Qualls, 52, of Trumann died Sunday, Sept. 16, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born in Springfield, Mo., and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. Mrs. Qualls was a housewife and member of the First Assembly of God in Trumann. She was preceded in death by her father, R.C. Benson, and one sister, Janet Benson...
John Llloyd Poff (09/21/12)
TRUMANN - Mr. John Lloyd Poff of Trumann died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, in Trumann. He was born in Montgomery, Ala., and lived in Trumann for the past three years. He was a graduate of Trumann High School. He was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. Joseph and Avanelle Hasty Poff; one sister, Grace Suzanne Wood, one brother; Joseph "Joe" Poff, Jr...
Arlen Charles Hervey (09/21/12)
TRUMANN - Mr. Arlen Charles Hervey, 95, of Trumann, Ark. died Friday, Sept. 14, 2012, at Three Rivers Nursing Center in Marked Tree, Ark. He was born in Cardwell, Mo., and had lived in Trumann for the past 17 years and was a retired factory worker. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Gracie Hervey in 1996, his second wife, Alberta Hervey in 2007, one stepson, William Bushong Jr., two brothers, three sisters, two stepbrothers, one stepsister and was the son of the late Jessie and Lettie Coleman Hervey.. ...
Danny Kay Laden (09/21/12)
LEPANTO - Danny Kay Laden, 64, of Lepanto passed away Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012 in Memphis, Tenn. Mr. Laden was born Jan. 3, 1948 in Etowah to Luther and Pearl Laden. He served in Vietnam while in the United States Army. He was a retired construction worker and of the Baptist faith...
Jackie Lee (Duke) Conway (09/21/12)
TRUMANN - Mr. Jackie Lee (Duke) Conway, 68, of Trumann died Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born in Trumann, Ark., and had lived most of his lifetime in Trumann. He was a retired factory worker, veteran of the U.S. Air Force and a member of the Friendship Assembly of God...
David Wesley Osment (09/14/12)
TRUMANN - Mr. David Wesley Osment, 57, of Trumann, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 at the family residence. He was born in Trumann to the late C.H. and Norma Maxine Pepper Osment Jr. and had lived in Trumann most of his lifetime. He owned and operated a used car lot and was a river boat operator and was of Baptist faith...
Michael Wayne Holmes (09/14/12)
HARRISBURG - Mr. Michael Wayne Holmes, of Harrisburg, Ark., departed this life Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at the St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro at the age of 34. He was born Sept. 20, 1977 in Cleveland, Miss., the son of Rickey Lynn Holmes and Connie Willis Holmes. ...
James Chester Holmes (09/14/12)
HARRISBURG - Mr. James Chester Holmes, of the Central Community Harrisburg, Ark., departed this life to join his wife of 63 years Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at the age of 89 years, three months and 10 days. Chester was born on Tuesday, May 29, 1923, to William Hardy and Lydia Upshaw Holmes. ...
Nelldean Bryant (09/14/12)
TRUMANN - Mrs. Nelldean Bryant, 71, of Trumann died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Mrs. Bryant was born in Monette, Ark. to the late Paul W. and Tessie Layne Halsey, and had lived most of her lifetime in Trumann. She was a housewife and of Baptist faith...
Noah Warren Ragsdale (09/14/12)
TRUMANN - Mr. Noah Warren Ragsdale, 97, of Trumann, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, in Hillsboro, Mo. Mr. Ragsdale was born Dec. 21, 1914, in Stewart, Ark. He was a retired factory worker of McDonnell Douglas, veteran of the U.S. Army serving in World War II and a member of Trumann Revival Center...
Harley Jack Hitchcock (09/14/12)
Harley Jack Hitchcock, 85, passed away Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, at Willow Crest Nursing Pavilion in Sandwich, Ill. He was born April 8, 1927, and raised in Arkansas the son of John Riley and Louchester Hitchcock. Harley married Ina Hawkins at a furniture store in Marked Tree, Ark., on Dec. ...
John F. Cook, Jr. (09/07/12)
TRUMANN - Mr. John F. Cook, Jr., of Trumann passed away Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2012, in Trumann. He was born in and was a lifetime resident of Trumann. Mr. Cook was retired from Roach Manufacturing in quality control, was a former member of the Trumann Jaycees and a member of First Baptist Church in Trumann...
Earnie Gene Walling (09/07/12)
Earnie Gene Walling, 72, of Lepanto, was born Feb. 16, 1940, in Bethesda, Ark., and departed from this life Aug. 29, 2012, at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. He was preceded in death by his wife Carolyn; his parents, L.D. and Lorene Walling; one brother, Jimmy Walling; one sister, Bonnie Smallwood; one great-grandson, Grayson Hill; and one great-great granddaughter, Jaylein White...
Mack Lee Howington (09/07/12)
Mack Howington, 86, passed away on Sept. 1, 2012. Born Oct. 10, 1925, to H.H. and Leonie Brock Howington. Mack was a lifelong citizen of Lepanto, Ark. He was a devoted husband to his beloved wife of 66 years, Hervey Lee Wallace Howington, who preceded him in death, and a loving father and grandfather...
Jeff Doyle DuVall (09/07/12)
MARKED TREE - Jeff Doyle DuVall, 85, of Marked Tree, Ark., went to be with the Lord on Sept. 1, 2012. He was born Dec. 14, 1926, to the late Wade and Zettie DuVall of Atkins, Ark. He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Gracie Irene DuVall. They were blessed with 10 children, Eugene and Carolyn DuVall, Linda and Herbert Ford, Gary and Lareda DuVall, Paul DuVall, Carol and Ronnie Gean, Patricia and Charles McCain, Madilyn and Lynn Layman, Renee DuVall and Nelson Parker, Anita and Joe Sangster and Pam and Mike Frazier, 23 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. ...