Obituaries

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...
David Joe Tolbert
David Joe Tolbert, 82, of Star City, AR, went to be with the Lord and Savior on December 12, 2016. He was born January 12, 1934 to Lula Pearl and William Thomas Tolbert in...
John Percy Phelps
John Percy Phelps, Sr., 90, of Lodges Corner, passed away peacefully Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016, at Baptist Health-Stuttgart. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy...
Robert L. Martin
Robert L. Martin, 67, of Dewitt died Friday December 2, 2016 at the Veteran Administration Hospital in Little Rock, Arkansas. Born July 13, 1949 in...


Lena Frances Branstetter
Lena Frances Branstetter, 88, passed away on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Crestpark Nursing Home in DeWitt. She was born in Gillett, AR on May 16,...


Bonnie Lee Kittler Keaton
Bonnie Lee Kittler Keaton, 72, of DeWitt died December 3, 2016. She was born March 20, 1944 in Brinkley, AR, to Mickey and Reba Pauline Ward...


Bonnie Sue Brewer
Bonnie Sue Brewer, 56, of Humphrey, passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.   She was born...


Whitcomb went to NASA- Gerald Whitcomb examines Space Shuttle at flight deck mockup in Payload Crew Training Complex at NASA Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL. The Celebration of the Life of Gerald Whitcomb 1930-2016
Prof. Gerald R. Whitcomb resided in DeWitt (Arkansas County) Arkansas for many, many years. At age 86, he died as the result of declining energy...


William Lewis Garrett
William Lewis Garrett, 78, of DeWitt died November 28, 2016, at his home. He was born December 15, 1937 in DeWitt to Rex and Katie Watkins Garrett....


Virginia Nowell Dillion Bennett
  Virginia Nowell Dillion Bennett, 63, formerly of DeWitt passed away November 22, 2016. She was born April 1, 1953 in Helena, AR to Jim and Myrtle Nowell. She worked as...
Ronald Danner
"If my boat floats from sight, it doesn't mean my journey ends; it simply means the river bends."   On November 22, 2016, our favorite river rat, Ronnie Danner, 68,...
Ranelle Rauh Tyler
Ranelle Rauh Tyler, 67, of Almyra died November 24, 2016.  She was born July 27, 1949, in Chicago, IL, to Jon and Delores Mikula.  She was a graphic designer and retired...
John Tom Young
John Tom Young, 60, died October 25 in Tampa, Florida. He was born in Stuttgart Arkansas, June 21, 1956, to Ralph Leonard Young and Jewel Dean...


Shelby Jean Whiting Osborne
Shelby Jean Whiting Osborne of Benton, passed away October 28, 2016 at age 77. She was born October 19, 1939 in DeWitt. She graduated from Gillett...