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Dorathy May Carson

Apr 29th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Dorathy May Carson, age 70, of Vilonia, Arkansas went to be with her Lord on April 19, 2010.  She was born on August 7, 1939 in Soper, Oklahoma to Lish Smith and Tabitha Chesney Smith.  She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene in Blossom, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents; [...]



Melissa “Lisa” Ann Eads

Apr 29th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Melissa “Lisa” Ann Eads, 47, of Beebe died Wednesday, April 21, 2010.  Lisa was the administrator of the North Little Rock Health Department and worked in Labor and Delivery at White County Medical Center.  She was a member of Beebe First Assembly of God.
Lisa is survived by her husband, David Vern Eads, of Beebe; father, [...]



What’s Left?

Apr 29th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

We are lucky here in Beebe that we have a university that brings in top class entertainment for those of us who want to take advantage of it. Last Thursday night, April 22, I was one of the lucky 100-200 people who enjoyed attending the performance of Tom Tiratto and his orchestra. He performs a [...]



What’s Left?

Apr 22nd, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Do you ever have those moments when you just stop and step back and look at your life?  Well, I’ve been having a few of those lately.  I can’t believe the time I spend on my cats. I probably spend 95% of my free time (time not at work) on my cats and two dogs. [...]



Rev. Alfred C. Langer

Apr 22nd, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Rev. Alfred C. Langer, 64, of Quitman, Arkansas, died Thursday, April 15, 2010.  Al was a minister and school teacher and also worked in construction.  He was a member of the Howard General Baptist Church.  He was a graduate of the University of Central Arkansas.
Al is survived by his wife of forty-seven years, Ineca Langer; [...]



James Elvis (Jim) Pruitt

Apr 22nd, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

James Elvis (Jim) Pruitt, 58, of Antioch, Arkansas, was born to the late Edwin and Nell Pruitt, June 26, 1951.  He died April 17, 2010.  He served sixteen years in the U.S. Army as a Cavalry Scout and K-9 handler in military police.  Over the years he worked for Burlington Industries Textile division in Denton, [...]



Laura E. Hudson

Apr 15th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Laura E. Hudson, Harrison, Arkansas, passed into glory, April 7, 2010, Born August 14, 1918,  Seguin , Texas. Laura moved to Arkansas from Texas, lived in Mt. Sherman, Green Forest, McRae, and Harrison.
Preceding her in death:  parents, husbands, one son, and one grandson.
Survivors include one son, Price Harrell, wife, Coetta, of Springdale; two daughters, Leila [...]



Ron Wible

Apr 15th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Ron Wible, 56, of McRae, Arkansas, died April 4, 2010.  Survivors include his wife, Sheri; four children; four stepchildren; one sister; and one brother.  Visitation was 9:00 A.M. Thursday, April 8, 2010, at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe, with funeral followed at 10:00.  Burial was in the Beebe Cemetery.  www.westbrookfuneralhome.com



Bobbie Louise (Neal) Loftin

Apr 15th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Bobbie Louise (Neal) Loftin, age 70, of East End died Tuesday, April 13, 2010.  She was born August 19, 1939 to Clarence C. Neal and Faye Neal in the Red Hill community but was raised in Beebe.  She married Wayne Loftin in 1965, who preceded her in death.  Bobbie was a housewife and a [...]



What’s Left?

Apr 15th, 2010 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I’m writing this on Tuesday night - as usual - and tomorrow is my only son’s birthday. He will be 39. He said he wanted to just drop that age back by10 years. I said that would be fine because I wouldn’t mind dropping mine back 10 years.  But my purpose in writing about my [...]