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Carolyn Sue Essig Holt

Apr 15th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Carolyn Sue Essig Holt of McRae, Arkansas, beloved wife, mother, grandmother & friend, left this earth to be with the Lord on April 8, 2014.
Born November 1, 1939 in McRae, Arkansas, Sue grew up and lived her whole life in McRae.  Surviving are her spouse Don Holt of McRae, daughter Cyndi (Keith) McElmurry of McRae, [...]



Mary “Louise” Abernathy

Apr 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Mary “Louise” Abernathy, 77, of Beebe, Arkansas, was born January 20, 1937 at Ravenden, Arkansas and she died Friday, April 04, 2014.  She loved cooking, crafting, fishing and gardening with friends and family.
Louise was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Nathaniel Huett; her husband, John Abernathy; three brothers and one sister.
She is [...]



Richard Arthur “Dickie” Snider

Apr 3rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Richard Arthur “Dickie” Snider, 87, of Beebe passed away on March 29, 2014. Dickie was born on June 4, 1926, to Mary and E.J. Snider in their home out on the hay prairie near Carlisle, Arkansas. He was raised in Carlisle where he graduated from high school in 1945. At a young age he joined [...]



Fred Eugene Spears

Mar 26th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Fred Eugene Spears, 88, of Beebe, Arkansas, was born April 15, 1925 in Madison, Alabama, to Jessie Robert and Katie Ruth (Whitt) Spears, and he died Sunday, March 23, 2014.
He is survived by brothers Jessie Spears, Richard Spears and Marvin Spears; sisters Mabel Bennett Ashcraft and Sue Gifford; sons Fred Gatewood, Gregory Spears, James Spears, [...]



Hubert Henry Dickey

Mar 26th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Hubert Henry Dickey, 82, of Batesville died Thursday.
He worked as a mechanic for 40 years and was an Army veteran.
He is survived by a sister, Lee Ruth Crabtree of Beebe; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Frances Jackson.
Services were at 10:00 a.m. Monday at Roller-Crouch Funeral Home in Batesville.
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Janet Penrod Davis

Mar 12th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Janet Penrod Davis, 86, of Beebe, Arkansas went to her heavenly home on March 7, 2014. Janet was an outstanding wife, mother, grandmother and loved by all who knew her. She was an avid Bowler up into her seventies.
Janet was preceded in death by her husband, of fifty-seven years, Bob Davis; her parents Nola and [...]



Robert F. “Bob” Roberts

Mar 12th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Robert F. “Bob” Roberts, age 76, of Benton.  Bob was born August 15, 1937 to the late Paul Best and Willie Mae Moore Roberts of Beebe.
He is survived by his wife, Sharon Purdy Roberts; three children, Jenny (Michael) Badley, Paul (Lacey) Roberts, and Niki (Harvey) Kilburn of East End; two step-children, Patti (Mark) Bryant and [...]



Shirley Evans

Mar 12th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Shirley Evans, 70, of Bryant, Arkansas was born November 21, 1943.  After a long battle with cancer that had metastasized in the bones early on, she went to be with the Lord on March 7, 2014.  She is in no more pain.
Shirley loved to do arts, crafts, and pottery and was schooled in photography.  Some [...]



Lewis Dale Beck

Mar 6th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Lewis Dale Beck, 74, of Searcy, born August 16, 1939, passed away on February 25, 2014. He was a freight conductor with Union Pacific Railroad and was a member of the United Transportation Union. Lewis is preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Lois Beck; daughter, Mellisa Beck-Yazman; brother, Alvin Beck; grandson, Coty Beck; [...]



Garland Parnell Kirkpatrick

Feb 26th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Garland Parnell Kirkpatrick, 85, passed away peacefully in Houston, TX on February 21, 2014.  He was a former resident of Jonesboro and Beebe Arkansas.  Born January 16, 1929, in Rover, Yell County, Arkansas, he was the son of Martha Dona Burruss and Walter Clinton Kirkpatrick.  He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, [...]