Obituaries

JAMES "JIGGS" GRAFT
James Graft, 78, of Gillett, Arkansas went to be with the Lord on January 12,2017 at the Baptist General in Little Rock. He was born in Dawson, PA., in December of 1938 as...
Bruce Allen Mannis
Bruce Allen Mannis, age 58, of DeWitt died Thursday, February 16, 2017.  He was born January 19, 1959 in DeWitt.  He was preceded in death by his...


David Wayne O’Hanlon
David Wayne O’Hanlon of Gillett, Arkansas died January 27, 2017 at The DeWitt City Hospital in DeWitt, Arkansas. Born October 27, 1952 in Liverpool, Ohio to Wanda O’Hanlon...
Norman Gotha Eason
Norman Gotha Eason, 87, of Rogers died Thursday, February 02, 2017 at a local skilled care center.  He was born July 16, 1929 in DeWitt, Arkansas the son of Velma Jones and...
Keith Patterson, 63, of Almyra went to his Heavenly home January 31, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.  He fought a fierce battle with...


Herman Henry Doepel
Herman Henry Doepel, 93, of Stuttgart passed away Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017, at his home. Mr. Doepel was born April 11, 1923, in Lutherville, Ark., to Henry and Anna Fricke...
William Wilson Jr.
William Wilson Jr., 67, of Pine Bluff, formerly of Gould, expired January 2, 2017 at Central Arkansas Veterans Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas....


Lee McKay Punchard, Sr.
Funeral services for Lee McKay Punchard, Sr., 43, of Dewitt, AR., will be held on Saturday, January 21, 2017, at 2:00 PM in the chapel of New Hope...


Patricia Ann Grayson
Patricia Ann Grayson, 50, of DeWitt died Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at Jefferson Regional Memorial Center in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Born January 24, 1966 in Mississippi to...
William Timothy Walton
William Timothy Walton was born September 7, 1956 in Hazen, Arkansas and died in DeWitt on January 12 after a long battle with ALS. He was the son of Frederick Canfield and...
Ruby Cunningham Horton
Ruby Cunningham Horton, 79 of DeWitt passed away January 15, 2017. She was born August 27, 1937 in Stuttgart to Richard and Leaty Roach...


John Lucas "Chance" Franks
John Lucas "Chance" Franks, 20 of DeWitt passed away January 15, 2017. He was born May 17, 1996 in Pine Bluff to John Scott Franks and Kami Holbert Bouscher.  He is...
Estelle Leona Ruffin Vaughn
Estelle Leona Ruffin Vaughn, age 92 of DeWitt, Arkansas, went to her heavenly home Monday, January 9, 2017.  She was born June 18, 1924, in the “Little Cuba” community, a...
James Oscar “Jim” Scroggins
James Oscar “Jim” Scroggins, age 71, of Pine Bluff, died Sunday, January 8, 2017. Born April 20, 1945 at DeWitt, he was a son of the late Virgil Scroggins and Ruby Carter...
In Remembrance of Those We Lost in 2016
“Those we love don't go away, they walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near; still loved, still missed and very dear.” – Anonymous Alice May...