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Bennie Joe “Junior” Highsmith, Jr.

Sep 8th, 2011 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Bennie Joe “Junior” Highsmith, Jr. 47, of Beebe, passed away September 6, 2011.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Karen J. Highsmith and one sister, Cathy Highsmith.
He is survived by his father, Bennie J. Highsmith and one brother, James Highsmith; three children, Cynthia (Christopher) Hunt, of Jacksonville; Jefferson Highsmith, of Beebe; and Aaron Highsmith, [...]



Vada Wallace

Sep 8th, 2011 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Vada Wallace, 83, of Beebe, Arkansas, passed away September 7, 2011.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Arnold Wallace.  Vada is survived by one son, Weldon Wallace and wife Francys of Beebe; two daughters, Lenda Harmon and husband Kenny of McRae and Sandra Pauschert and husband Carl of Carlisle; grandchildren Weldon Wallace, Jr. [...]



Wilma Margaret Shook

Sep 1st, 2011 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Wilma Margaret Shook of McRae, Arkansas passed away on August 29, 2011, at the age of 94.
Margaret was a homemaker who dearly loved her family and enjoyed taking care of them. She was a positive influence in the lives of her son, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She was known for [...]



Lisa M. Harvey

Sep 1st, 2011 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Lisa M. Harvey, 48, of Jacksonville died August 26, 2011.
She was an amazing Mother, Sister, and Friend. Lisa attended McArthur Assembly of God and loved her Lord very much. She worked for Stephens of Little Rock, where she was an Executive Assistant.
Lisa is survived by two sons; Rusty Bregard and Jason Bregard and wife, Jen [...]



Cherry Ruth Langston

Sep 1st, 2011 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Cherry Ruth Langston of Beebe, Arkansas, passed away Monday, August 29, 2011.  Born near Newport on April 23, 1931, Cherry was preceded in death by her parents Dave and Nellie Ward Sexton, and her husband Howard Frank Langston.
Cherry is survived by sons David H. Langston and wife Jo, James W. Langston and wife Tricia, all [...]



Pat Greer

Sep 1st, 2011 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Pat Greer, 60, of Beebe passed away August 27, 2011.  She is survived by husband, Jerry and son, William.  Visitation was at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday August 31st,  at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe with funeral services following at 2:00 p.m. Burial was in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens, Beebe.
www.westbrookfuneralhome.com



Thomas Nelson Noble

Sep 1st, 2011 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

The angel of death placed its icy hand on the brow of Thomas Noble late Saturday afternoon and his gentle spirit winged its flight to the realms of glory.  Loving hands had done everything possible to aid in recovery but the Supreme Ruler of the universe calls his children home one by one and [...]



What’s Left?

Sep 1st, 2011 | By admin | Category: Opinion

We have six new additions to our news office “staff” - a mamma cat and five baby kittens. Four of them are calico - so, therefore are female  and one is a little gray/brown stripe boy. They are so cute. They have just opened their eyes. One of the calico kittens has scoliosis. Rare in [...]