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Stella Leona (McKiou) McDaniel

Jul 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Stella Leona (McKiou) McDaniel, 86, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 17, 2016. She retired from Remington Rand and Walmart Distribution and was a Baptist. She was full of spirit and loved her family dearly. She will be missed greatly. Stella is survived by four sons, Gary (Sharon) McDaniel of Caseyville, Illinois, […]

Peggy Bayles Rathbun

Jul 13th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Peggy Bayles Rathbun, 58, of Ward, Arkansas, joined the Lord on July 10, 2016. Peggy is survived by her two sons, Jeremy Rathbun of Beebe and Chase Rathbun of Ward; one daughter, Haleigh Rathbun of Ward; her mother, Imogean Bayles of Ward; three grandchildren; one brother, Jimmy Bayles of Cabot; four sisters, Glenda Cook, Sherry […]

Wanda (Holt) Tidwell

Jul 13th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Wanda (Holt) Tidwell, 81, of McRae, Arkansas, was born December 4, 1934 at McRae, to Shirl and Opal (Bowman) Holt. Growing up, Wanda began cooking by age eight for her family and had perfected her talent of cooking. She graduated from McRae High School in 1952. She was a dedicated hardworking wife, mother and friend. […]

Emily Lauren Ray

Jul 6th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Emily Lauren Ray, of Beebe, age 20, went home to see her Lord and Savior on July 2, 2016. She was born on May 17, 1996 to Mary Beth Ray-Shearer, and was reborn again in 2002, when she gave her life to Christ, running her race with all her might. She attended First Baptist Church […]

Fred Duke

Jul 6th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Fred Duke, of Beebe, Arkansas, for 91 years a kind and generous man, went to be with Jesus the morning of July 4, 2016. He was at home surrounded by his family. He joined his wife of sixty-five years, Pearl. Fredric was a veteran of WWII. He served as a Navy Seabee with duty assignments […]

Walter Dale Glover II

Jun 29th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Walter Dale Glover II, 44, of Beebe, Arkansas, was born April 26, 1972 and went to be with his Lord on June 22, 2016. He was employed by Truck Centers of Arkansas, and attended Day Springs Missionary Baptist Church in Ward. Walter is survived by his children, Tyler Lane Glover of Jonesboro, Dustin Wyatt Glover […]

Jerry G. Fitch

Jun 29th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Jerry G. Fitch, age 78, of Beebe, passed away June 24, 2016. He was born at Redfield, Arkansas to Raymond and Joey (Youngblood) Fitch on February 12, 1938. In March of 1956, Jerry joined the Air National Guard. He worked as a civilian and became a Vehicle Maintenance Superintendent. Jerry retired with 37 years of […]

James B. Burke

Jun 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

James B. Burke, 81, of Beebe, passed away on June 14, 2016. He is survived by his wife Anna and his two sons, Cameron and Brad of Chicago. In accordance with his wishes, his body was donated to UAMS and there will be no funeral or memorial service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may […]

Johnnie Virginia Ervin Hughes

Jun 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Johnnie Virginia Ervin Hughes, 92 of Castle Rock, Colorado, formerly of Beebe, Arkansas passed away Thursday June the 16th in Denver, Colorado surrounded by her close family. Virginia was born on July the 11th, 1923 to William Andrew Ervin “Bill” and Mattie Pearl Jones Ervin “Pearl” in McRae, Arkansas. She was the second born of […]

Richard Orlan White

Jun 15th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Richard Orlan White, age 70, passed away peacefully in his home in Beebe, Arkansas on June 10. He was beloved by his many friends, family, and students.  Richard was the son of Verlon (VC) and Thelma Irene (Short) White and was born in Pryor, OK. Having spent most of his youth in Beebe, Richard  was […]