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Robbie J. Yaun

Jan 26th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Robbie J. Yaun of Liberty, Mississippi, was born Aug. 12, 1923 and passed away at age 88 on Jan. 20, 2012. Robbie was preceded in death by sons Jesse F. Yaun and Charlie L. Yaun and leaves behind five surviving children,  Robin Y. Schexnayder Elliott of Baton Rouge, Janie C. Casey of Beebe, Ark, Lucinda [...]



Philip Linn

Jan 26th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Philip Linn, 43, of Floyd, died January 19, 2012 in Searcy. He was born May 7, 1968 in Wenatchee, Washington. Son of Billy and Lottie Cooper Linn. He is survived by a son, Kyler of Ward; his father, Billy Linn of Judsonia; 2 brothers, Michael and Anthony Linn both of Judsonia; a sister, Tracy Davis [...]



Virginia Leona “Granny” Long

Jan 26th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Virginia Leona “Granny” Long, age 72 of Beebe, died January 20 in Beebe. She was born April 13, 1939 in Newport, Arkansas to Carl Whiteside and Beulah Leona Johnson Whiteside. She is survived by two daughters, Debbie Brannon, Sylvia Harris; two brothers, Leon Whiteside, James Whiteside; one sister, Judy Green; seven grandchildren; and fourteen great-grandchildren. [...]



Guy Eugene Duke

Jan 26th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Guy Eugene Duke, 87, of Ward, Arkansas, died January 19, 2012. Guy is survived by his wife, Mora Lou; one son, Jerry Duke of Ward; four daughters, Retha Roberts, Linda Dannenmueller  and Carolyn Pepper all of Cabot. Nelda Fowler of Russellville; two stepdaughters, Shelba Dixon of Austin and Tina Paintin of Cabot; two stepsons, Jamie [...]



Marie Foster

Jan 26th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Marie Foster, 80, of Austin, Arkansas, was born May 15, 1931 at Cotton Plant, Arkansas, to Robert and Ola (Cross) Hambrick, and she died Wednesday, January 18, 2012.  She was a member of Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church in El Paso, Arkansas, and the Cabot Chapter #508, Order of the Eastern Star.
Marie is survived by three [...]



Bobbie Culwell

Jan 26th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Bobbie Culwell, 78, of Kansas City, Kansas, was born July 22, 1933, and he died Sunday, January 15, 2012.  He loved hunting and fishing.
Bobbie is survived by three daughters, Betty D. Roscher and Kathy Jursch of Kansas City, Missouri, Terry Wilhelmi of Tallahassee, Florida; one son, Bobby James Culwell of Kansas City, Kansas; five grandchildren; [...]



What’s Left?

Jan 26th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Having many cats, as I do, it always amazes me when one “shines” above the others with a certain personality trait. A cat that I’m thinking about is named Herman. He came to me after several consecutive nights of me feeding him outside and then he would go off somewhere. I presumed he was going [...]



What’s Left?

Jan 19th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Oh, what fun it is to be an editor/publisher (as witnessed by the letter and response below). Yes, I did choose this profession but I can tell you like anyone who works with the public on a regular basis - it can get to you some days. And, as I get older and other aging [...]



Lucille Faye Guntharp

Jan 19th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Lucille Faye Guntharp, 78 of Beebe, born March 24, 1933 in Black Rock, AR passed away January 16, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Guntharp.  Lucille is survived by five daughters, Linda Hines, Becky Blanchard, Barbara Verkler, Paula Shaffer and Gail Johnson; and one son, Robert Guntharp; thirteen grandchildren; twenty great-grandchildren; [...]



Ophelia Frances “Cook” Johnson

Jan 19th, 2012 | By admin | Category: Obituaries

Ophelia Frances “Cook” Johnson, age 91, of Jonesboro passed away January 15, 2012.
She was born August 23, 1920. Survivors include four sons, Eddie, Michael, Jack all of Jonesboro and Troy of McRae; a daughter, Frances of Jonesboro and lots of grandchildren. Services January 18th at Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home in Jonesboro. Burial at Herndon Cemetery.