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Lynda Butcher
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Lynda Butcher

Lynda Marie Brewer Butcher, 74, of Rison went to be with the Lord on Friday, September 15, 2017. Mrs. Butcher was born December 30, 1942 in Rison, Arkansas, to the late Joe Oliver and Alcy Jones Brewer. She was a 1960 graduate of Rison High School. Lynda married Thomas C. […]

James Harvill
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James Harvill

Our father, James Thomas Harvill, was born on Crooked Creek down by the Cut-Off in Humphrey, Arkansas. He was the son of Horace and Lucy Harvill. He was first known as Tommy by his family and friends. His mother called him, “Little Preacher Boy, when he was born. It was […]

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Leonard Barker

Leonard Doyle Barker, 73, of Porter, Texas died Sunday, September 17, 2017. He was born January 6, 1944 in New Edinburg, Arkansas. He was retired from Bridgestone Firestone GCR. He is preceded in death by his parents, Doyle Solomon Barker and Jewell Parkman Barker; father-in-law, Dewey Brown and mother-in-law, Maxine […]

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Sybil Brown

Sybil Irene Trammell Brown, 91, of New Edinburg, died Thursday, September 14, 2017 at Green House Cottages in Rison. Born June 24, 1926, in Pulaski County, a daughter of the late Jesse H. Trammell and Carrie Elizabeth Dyer Trammell. She was a homemaker, and member of Macedonia Free Will Baptist […]

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Tommy Beck

Lester Tommy Beck, 86, of Rison died Tuesday, September 12, 2017. Mr. Beck was born September 24, 1930 in Prattsville, Arkansas to the late Homer and Pearl Heath Beck. He was a retired accountant for Union Carbide Corporation and others as well. Mr. Beck spent many hours in his Christian […]

Emily McKinney
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Emily McKinney

Emily Geraldine McKinney, 95, of Rison, passed away in Springdale, Arkansas on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Mrs. McKinney was born April 15, 1922 in Pansy, Arkansas, to the late David Horace and Lela McCullough Thomasson. She graduated from Rison High School. Mrs. McKinney served as the City Treasurer in Rison […]

Giles Kitchens
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Giles Kitchens

Giles Edward Kitchens, 74, of the Woodlawn community, near Rison went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. He was born October 27, 1942, to the late Marion and Mary Gable Kitchens. Mr. Kitchens served four years in the United States Air Force as an airplane mechanic […]

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Bruce McLeoad

Bruce Allen McLeod, 76, of New Edinburg, died Saturday, September 9, 2017, at Delta Memorial Hospital in Dumas. Born December 13, 1940, in Warren, a son of the late Burton McLeod and Annie Lee Ederington McLeod. He was a retired boilermaker, a Methodist and a Mason. Also preceding him in […]

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Pearl Doss

Pearl Eudean Doss, 83, of Kedron (Cleveland County), passed away Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Pine Hills Health and Rehabilitation in Camden. She was born December 28, 1933 in Kedron to the late W.A. “Phonzie” and Edna Cordelia Harris Ratliff. She was a retired secretary for Riley Butane and was […]

Penny Hopper
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Penny Hopper

Penny Ann Word Hopper, 77, of Rison, died Wednesday, August 30, 2017, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. Born September 11, 1939, at Wilmar, he was a son to the late James Franklin and Lillie Floyd Granderson Word. She was a 1957 graduate of Rison High School. In […]