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Jack Shook

Aug 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Jack was born April 5, 1938 and passed away from complication of pneumonia on August 11, 2017. At the time of his passing his wife, Retha, son, Frank, and daughter-in-law Stephanie were holding his hand and handed him over to God. Jack was a pilot flying weather reconnaissance missions for the Air Force and a […]

Maxine Ardeth Noble

Aug 22nd, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Maxine Ardeth Noble, 84, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, formerly of Beebe, passed away August 13, 2017. She was born January 20, 1933, in Crete, Nebraska, the daughter of Louis and Esther Sieck. Maxine was a loving and loyal wife, mother, daughter and aunt. She worked for years at the Little Rock Air Force Base. Upon arrival […]

Phillip Young

Aug 15th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Phillip Young, 55, of Beebe, Arkansas left this earthly life on August 9th, 2017. He was born October 18th, 1961 in Little Rock, Arkansas to the late Carolyn Sue Jefferson, the late Jemmy Jefferson and John Rycraw II. Phillip was a 1981 graduate of Beebe High School in Beebe, Arkansas. He was a devoted member […]

Jack L. Tarr

Aug 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Jack L. Tarr, age 88, of Searcy went to be with the Lord August 5, 2017. He was the only son of Fay Curtis and Ruth Paulene (Grose) Tarr. Jack was gritty, gutsy, and bold. He made his way through life with an unbridled determination. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. […]

Joyce McClatchy

Aug 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Joyce McClatchy, 75, of Beebe, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord July 30, 2017. She is survived by her husband, four children and two siblings. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe, with funeral to follow at 3:00 p.m. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery.

Clyde Hamilton Sites

Aug 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Clyde Hamilton Sites was born July 23, 1925 in Sheridan, Arkansas. He was the son of William Hamilton Sites and Cora Blanche Knowles Sites. Clyde was an avid farmer and rancher in Altheimer, Arkansas until his retirement when he moved to Sheridan to enjoy his cattle farm. Clyde was a proud veteran who served in […]

Dr. Ben M. Smoot, Jr.

Jul 25th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Dr. Ben M. Smoot, Jr., age 99 years and 5 months, of Beebe, Arkansas joined his wife Bertha in heaven Saturday, July 22, 2017. Visitation was July 25, 2017 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Funeral followed at 2:00 p.m. Arrangements by Smith – Westbrook Funeral Home.

Orine Modlin

Jul 18th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Orine Modlin, 74 of Beebe, Arkansas went to be with her heaven father on June 28, 2017. She was born on April 22, 1943 to the late Allen Wayne and Rosie Belle Modlin in El Paso, Arkansas. Orine retired from ASU Beebe where she always had a smile on her face. She is survived by […]

Edward Eugene Worthy, Jr.

Jul 11th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Edward Eugene Worthy Jr., 62 of Beebe, Arkansas passed from this life on July 9, 2017. He was born on November 23, 1954 to Edward Eugene and Georgia Church Worthy in Lake Village, Arkansas. Edward enjoyed fishing, hunting, and most of all spending time with his family. He is preceded in death by his father […]

Barbara Lucille Hicks

Jul 3rd, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Barbara Lucille Hicks, 72, of Beebe, Arkansas went to be with her Lord Wednesday, June 28, 2017. She was a member of Ward First Baptist Church and was very devoted to her faith. Funeral was Friday, June 30, 2017 at Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home.