Obituaries

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...
Roy Jackson Murdock
Roy Jackson Murdock, 76 of Pine Bluff, died Sunday December 25, 2016. Born March 4, 1940 at Grapevine, he was the son of the late Creed E. Murdock and Lola Marie...
Reva Ernestine Thompson Lorick
Reva Ernestine Thompson Lorick, 99, of DeWitt entered into eternal peace on January 1, 2017. She was born in the community of Steprock in White County, Arkansas on December...
Maryanne Ward Horton
Maryanne Ward Horton, 86, of St. Charles passed away January 2, 2017. She was born June 29, 1930 in Batesville, Mississippi to Nesbit Lindsey Ward and Ella Marie Waters...
Louise Helen Siems Koen
Louise Helen Siems Koen, 94, passed away December 29, 2016, at her home. She was born January 22, 1922 in Bayou Meto to Chris and Lillian Collard...


Herbert Earl Griffie
Herbert Earl Griffie, Sr., 66, of DeWitt died December 28, 2016 at his home. He was born July 6, 1950 in DeWitt to William Earl and Mary Helen Jowers Griffie. He was a...
Floyd Ivan Jones
Floyd Ivan Jones, 89, of DeWitt died December 26, 2016. He was born June 18, 1927 in Tichnor to John Ivan and Lena Brinton Jones.  He was preceded in death by his...
Patricia Eldridge
Patricia Ann Sollars Eldridge passed away December 24, 2016. She was 79. Patty was born March 4, 1937 in DeWitt to James Barton and Germaine Rousseau Sollars. She was a...
C.W. Keaton
C.W. "Dub" Keaton, 69, of Almyra died December 23, 2016. He was born February 23, 1947, in DeWitt to John Bunyan and Nettie Brown Keaton.  C.W....


Jeff Loren Richardson
Jeff Loren Richardson, age 70, of DeWitt passed away December 16, 2016 at his home. He was born November 1, 1946 on the family farm, where he lived most of his life, to...