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Kimel E. Johnson

Mar 16th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Kimel E. Johnson, 63, of Beebe, Arkansas, passed away March 9, 2016. He was born October 4, 1952 in Vinnie, Kentucky. He served six years in the National Guard. He worked for the Arkansas Highway Dept. for five years, and retired from First Electric after 29 years. Kimel is survived by one son, Kevin Robert […]



Pearlee Evans

Mar 16th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Pearlee Evans, of Beebe, Arkansas went home to be with the Lord on March 8th 2016, at the age of 96. She was preceded in death by her husband Austin Evans; one son Alton (Sonny) Evans; two daughters, Opal (Evans) Muncy and Shirley Evans; one grandson, Dr. Jeff Evans; three sisters, Fay Ruth Horton, Vera […]



Dr. Jerry Lester Shue

Mar 16th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Dr. Jerry Lester Shue, optometrist, of North Little Rock died March 9, 2016, after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Beebe, Arkansas, on September 13, 1943, to Edward Franklin and Nina Lester Shue. Jerry graduated from Beebe High School, Arkansas State University, and the Southern College of Optometry. He practiced in North […]



Dale K. Turpin

Mar 16th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Dale K. Turpin, 87, of Beebe, Arkansas, was born March 7, 1929 in Beebe, Arkansas to Claude and Elva Turpin. He departed this life Tuesday, March 8, 2016. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. He is survived by his brother, Ron Turpin, Mountain View; four daughters; Mary Crass, Forest, Mississippi; Georgia Springs (Ed), […]



Carlos Janie Latourrette

Mar 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Carlos Janie Latourrette, of Beebe, Arkansas, passed peacefully from this life March 3, 2016, after a gradual decline in health. Survivors include one brother, twelve children; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral was 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 7, 2016, at Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. […]



Ashley Craig

Mar 9th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Ashley Craig, 30, of Sherwood, Arkansas, was born March 20, 1985, in Little Rock, Arkansas, and she passed away Thursday, March 3, 2016. She graduated from UALR with a Bachelors Degree in Liberal Arts and Psychology, and worked with the elderly and handicapped. Ashley was a member of First United Methodist Church in North Little […]



Joe Fincher

Feb 24th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Joe Fincher, 85, of Beebe, Arkansas, passed from this life on February 21, after a valiant battle with heart disease. Joe was born in Mena, Arkansas and grew up in the Texarkana, Texas area. He was the retired owner of Radio Shack in Beebe. He is survived by his wife of fifty-six years, Nancy Fincher; […]



Public Asked to Attend Graveside with Military Honors for Pfc Robert “Bobby” Mitchell of Searcy.

Feb 17th, 2016 | By | Category: Community, Obituaries

During the Korean War, Bobbys Infantry was reported missing by the Dept. of the Army on Sept. 6, 1950. His sister, Beth Mitchell and family have been patiently waiting for Bobby to be located and returned to them. After nearly sixty six years, they are ready to have his Memorial Service with Military Honors. Bobby […]



Edward “Eddie” Haslip

Feb 17th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Edward “Eddie” Haslip, age 67, of Ward, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, February 6, 2016. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Arkansas in Eddie’s memory. www.alzark.org Funeral was Saturday, February 13, 2016, at Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home. Arrangements by Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home. www.SmithFamilyCares.com A certified Veteran’s care provider.



Robert Elijah Mitchell

Feb 17th, 2016 | By | Category: Obituaries

Robert Elijah Mitchell, known to family and friends as “Bobby”, was born February 20, 1931 in Polk County, Arkansas, to Rev. Marvin M. Mitchell and Bessie J. (Stuart) Mitchell, a hard-working farm family who raised cotton and corn. While still a small child, the family moved to the Oakland Hill community near Bradford, where he […]