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Minnie Faye Upton

Mar 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Minnie Faye Upton (nee McDonald) Friday, March 3, 2017, formerly of McRae, Arkansas. Beloved wife of the late Bobby R. Upton Sr. Dear mother of Bobby Ray Jr. (Colette) Upton. Dear grandmother of Noah, Hannah and Hadassah Upton. Dear sister of Elizabeth Ann Burnsed.   Graveside service will be Friday March 10, 3:00 pm at […]

Letha Joan Hines Crump

Mar 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Leatha Joan Hines Crump was born April 16, 1944 in Fox, Arkansas. She was the daughter of Theodore Hines and Dovie (Branscum) Hines. Joan married Frederick Clinton Crump on June 15, 1962. She entered into rest on February 7, 2017 at the age of 72. She was preceded in death by her parents and two […]

Robert J. (R.J.) Towns

Mar 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Robert J. (R.J.) Towns, 87, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 4, 2017. He was born March 15, 1929 in Alabama to Cecil and Pearl Towns. His lifelong profession was a brick mason. His legacy will live on in White County in the many homes and businesses he helped build. He is […]

Newton Odell Hammond

Mar 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Newton Odell Hammond, 97, of Beebe, Arkansas, died on Sunday, February 19, 2017. He was born in Roosevelt, Arkansas on June 8, 1919, to Clarence and Ica (Castleberry) Hammond. He graduated from Searcy High School and attended Harding College. His National Guard unit was mobilized for WWII and he eventually received his degree from Arkansas […]

Louie Cosby Bailey, Jr.

Feb 14th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Louie Cosby Bailey, Jr., 70, of McRae, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017. He was born April 3, 1946 in Little Rock. He is preceded in death by his parents,  Louie Sr. (Bettye) Bailey and Gleda Prettyman; son Larry Bailey; brothers David Gray, Freeland McElhaney and sister Juanita Evans.   Louie Jr. is survived […]

Wesley Brown

Feb 14th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Wesley Brown, 37, of Ward, Arkansas passed away February 6, 2017. He was born December 21, 1979 to Claude and Janice Brown. Wesley is survived by his wife Amanda Brown; son Ace; father Claude Brown; and one brother, Jason Brown. He is preceded in death by his mother. Family received friends from 6:00 to 8:00 […]

Marvin E. Martin

Feb 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Marvin E. Martin, age 85, of Beebe passed away February 3, 2017. He was born at home August 12, 1931 to Dovie and Anna (Humphries) Martin in the Edwards Chapel community of Lonoke County. Marvin was a wonderful, loving, and true family man. When he and Hazel married thirty eight years ago, he became the […]

O. C. Strayhorn

Feb 8th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

O. C. Strayhorn, 77, of McRae, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, February 2, 2017, after a long, courageous battle with cancer. He was born March 19, 1939, at McRae, to Finus and Alice (Bass) Strayhorn. O. C. served in the U.S. Army Reserve. As an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed a lifetime of hunting. He was a […]

Inez Mosley

Feb 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Inez Mosley, 73, of Beebe, Arkansas went to be with the Lord January 23, 2017, after a long battle with cancer. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and mammaw. After raising her family, she joined the retail workforce. She enjoyed spending time with her precious family. Inez is survived by her husband of […]

Millard Wayne Welch

Jan 24th, 2017 | By | Category: Obituaries

Millard Wayne Welch, 78, died peacefully at home with his daughter Donna and son-in-law Tony in Jacksonville, surrounded by his family. He retired from Red Ball Motor Company before becoming a successful business owner of Welch’s Dry Cleaners in Beebe for twenty-six years. He spent lots of time fishing, hunting and being a jokester. He […]