Obituaries

Cleon Joseph "Joe" Shackelford, Jr.
Cleon Joseph "Joe" Shackelford, Jr., 82, of DeWitt died May 2, 2017. He was born June 15, 1934 in Little Rock to C.J. "Shakey" and Mildred...


Charles Clayton Byers
Charles Clayton Byers, 83, of Stuttgart died May 4, 2017.  He was born February 28, 1934 in Crocketts Bluff to Benjamin Franklin and Mary Alice Inman Byers. He was a...
William Murphy Jones, Jr., 81, of Pine Bluff passed away April 25, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. Murphy was born January 11, 1936 to...


Julia Ann Ellis Schwede
Julia Ann Ellis Schwede, 65, of DeWitt was born September 11, 1951 in Arizona. Miss Schwede died April 29, 2017 in her home. She was preceded in...


Alfie Jean Grissom Pike
Alfie Jean Grissom Pike, 76, of DeWitt died Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the DeWitt City Hospital after a long illness.  She was a homemaker and a member of Big LaGrue Baptist...
Annie Bell Phillips
Annie Bell Phillips was born January 17, 1925 in Crocketts Bluff, Arkansas. She was the daughter of the Russell Phillips, Sr., and Florance Stigger...


Mrs. Mary Jane Wright
Mrs. Mary Jane Wright, 74, of Dewitt, Arkansas passed Friday, April 14, 2017. Born May 12, 1942 in Ethel, Arkansas, she was a daughter of the late Robert Nathan Joyner...
Margie Marie McCord
Margie Marie McCord, age 89 of Mount Ida, AR, passed away April 22, 2017 at the Montgomery County Nursing Home. She was born August 1, 1927 to the...


Gwendolyn Browning Alter
Gwendolyn Browning Alter, born April 3, 1924 to Letha and Enoch “Tean” Browning of Mt. Vernon, Arkansas passed away peacefully on April 20, 2017 at the DeWitt Hospital. ...
Esthel “E.W.” Connelly
Esthel “E.W.” Connelly, 93, died April 13, 2017. He was born to the late William Edward and Mary Bigler Connelly in Gillett, Arkansas on May 18,...


Rev. Dennis Leavel Randall
Dennis Randall was born February 5, 1954 to Luella Medlock and Dennis Randall, Sr. in Hampton, Arkansas. He died March 23, 2017. He accepted Jesus Christ and was baptized...
Glenn Goodwin Stone
Glenn Goodwin Stone departed this earth on April 10, 2017.  He was born in Carlisle, Arkansas, on September 17, 1925, to John Haskell and Blanche...


Cathy Jean Ruffin Fox
Cathy Jean Ruffin Fox, 62, of DeWitt went to her Heavenly home on Good Friday, April 14, 2017. She was born January 6, 1955 in DeWitt to Donald "Toad" and Mary Kathryn...
Tracey Dale Fuhrman
Tracey Dale Fuhrman passed away early Sunday morning, April 9, 2017.  She was born February 3, 1958 to Dale and Lillie Fuhrman of Gillett.  Tracey was a long-time carrier...
Joyce Ann Starks Wheetley
Joyce Ann Starks Wheetley, 65, of Old Austin, died April 4, 2017.  She was born October 24, 1951 in Crockett's Bluff to Homer Ted Starks and Viola Irene Reidhar...