Obituaries

Marian Veazey
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Marian Veazey

Marian Lavon Reed Veazey, 88, of Tucson, Arizona went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, March 7, 2017. Marian was born November 25, 1928 in Rison, Arkansas, the third child of the late Jack Reed and Bertha Lee Chapman Reed. She graduated from Rison High School in May of […]

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Mark McNeil

Mark A. McNeil, 48, of Blaine, Minnesato, died of natural causes on Saturday, July 8, 2017, at his home. He was born August 21, 1968, in Buffalo, New York to Dr. Ron and Judith McNeil of Springfield, Illinois, who survive him. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents […]

James Powell
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James Powell

James Preston Powell, 76, of the “Y” community near Rison, died Tuesday, July 4, 2017. He was born September 5, 1940, in Bastrop, Louisiana, to Finis Preston and Leona Murphy Powell. Mr. Powell was a member of the Rison United Methodist Church, serving as chairman of the Finance Committee for […]

Charles Humphries
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Charles Humphries

Charles Neal Humphries, 94, of Rison, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 8, 2017. Mr. Humphries was born on March 22, 1923 in Judsonia to the late John Edgar and Lillie Moore Humphries. He was a graduate of Judsonia High School, where he was an All-State basketball […]

Annie Granderson
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Annie Granderson

Annie Laurie Broach Doss Granderson, 85, of Rison, passed away Friday, July 7, 2017, at her home. She was born January 11, 1932 in Harold, to Buford Broach and Gladys Wooten Broach. Mrs. Granderson spent her early life in Rison were she attend Rison High School. She married S.P. Doss […]

Bro. Harold Sims
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Bro. Harold Sims

Bro. Harold D. Sims, 85, of Kingsland went to be with his Lord, Friday, July 7, 2017. Bro. Sims was born March 20, 1932, in New Edinburg, the son of Samuel Horatio Sims and Priscilla Josephine Langford Sims. He was a New Edinburg “Eagle” graduating in 1950 from New Edinburg […]

Wilma King
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Wilma King

Mrs. Wilma Rea King, 77, of Hope, passed away, Monday, July 10, 2017 in Texarkana, Texas. Born on July 12, 1939, in Pine Bluff, she was a daughter to Sam and Ava Van Dalsen Thomas. Mrs. King enjoyed reading books and spending time with family and friends, who will miss […]

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Angela Davis

Angela Adair Davis, 46, of Monticello, died Sunday, July 2, at home. She was born August 12, 1970, at Warren, a daughter of James C. Adair of Rye and the late Claudia Paulette Browning Adair. She was a graduate of the Woodlawn Pubic School System, was a member of Harmony […]

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Vicki Williams

Vicki Lynne Williams, 62, of Pachuta, Mississippi, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2017 in Rison, Arkansas. Born January 9, 1955, in Shubuta, Mississippi, she was a daughter to the H.C. Coxwell and Emma Evelyn Scoggins Coxwell. Survivors include her son, Jeromi Williams of Rison. Graveside services will be 10 […]

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Joe Shelby

Joe Shelby, 90, of Star City, died Thursday, June 29, 2017, at Lincoln Heights Healthcare in Star City. Born June 23, 1927 in Cleveland County, he was a son to the late Cecil and Allie Mae Jackson Shelby. He was a retired logger. Also preceding him in death were two […]