Obituaries

Clarence Loys “Buster” Batton, Jr.
Clarence Loys “Buster” Batton, Jr. age 81 of Arcadia passed away suddenly in his home on March 28, 2017. Buster was born in Claiborne Parish, Louisiana on July 25, 1935 to...
Kenneth H. "Ken" Carmack
Kenneth H. "Ken" Carmack, 66, of Gillett died March 27, 2017.  He was born February 27, 1951, in Ruston, LA, to Ray and Sarah Carmack. He is survived by his companion,...
Horace London
Horace London, 86, passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017, at his home. Mr. London was born July 16, 1930, in Trenton, Tenn., to Roy Lee and Ida Jane Bratcher London. He was a...
Edythe Lumsden Smith
Edythe Lumsden Smith, or Medie, as she was known to family and friends, passed away on March 10, 2017, in Fayetteville, AR. Edythe was 90 years old. At age 19, Medie...
Charles Eugene "Gene" Kittler
Charles Eugene "Gene" Kittler, 57, of Almyra died March 17, 2017 at his home.  He was born February 16, 1960 in DeWitt to Alfred Henry and Mary Ann Truitt Kittler. He...
Chester Miller Goudelock
Chester Miller Goudelock, 84, of St. Charles died March 16, 2017.  He was born July 17, 1932, in Cruger, Mississippi to Alvie and Edith McRay Goudelock. After graduation...
Joseph Allen Best
Joseph Allen Best, age 60, of West Memphis, Arkansas entered into eternal rest on March 8, 2017 at his home. He was born September 8, 1956. Mr. Best was a member of...
Dana Lynn Austin McNeely
Dana Lynn Austin McNeely, 40, of DeWitt died March 11, 2017 at DeWitt City Hospital. She was born September 29, 1976 in DeWitt to the late Kim...


Thelma Mae Hendrix Henderson
Thelma Mae Hendrix Henderson, age 90, of DeWitt stepped out of this life into eternity March 4, 2017. She was born January 8, 1927 in Jonesboro, AR, to Elsie A. Hendrix and...
Roy Christy Koen
Roy Christy Koen, age 70, of DeWitt, AR, went to be with his Lord and savior on Thursday, March 2, 2017. He passed away peacefully with dignity in the presence of loved...
Lois Maxine Owens
Lois Maxine Owens, 87, of Stuttgart, widow of R.C. Owens, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017, in Little Rock. Mrs. Owens was born Feb. 18, 1930, in Ethel to Chester Hollace...
Julius Jackson
Julius Jackson of Turner, formerly of DeWitt died March 1, 2017 due to injury complications at University of Arkansas Hospital in Little Rock,...


Edward Louis Smith
Edward Louis Smith, 83, of Grand Bay, AL, died March 1, 2017. He was born October 14, 1933, to Roy Edd and Stella May Arnold Smith. He was a Baptist and a member of Grand...
Minnie Marie Sullivan Ross
Minnie Marie Sullivan Ross, 43 of Gillett died February 24, 2017. She was born November 2, 1973 to James and Marilyn Duncan Sullivan. She had worked at Piggly Wiggly and...
Bonnie Green
To those of you who knew Bonnie, or Miss, or Mama Bonnie, as she was known by her many "adopted" kids...Know how much she loved us all. Bonnie was...