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Elbert Reeves, Jr.

Elbert Scofield Reeves, Jr., passed away on June 8, 2017 at Starkville Manor Nursing Home. He was born on October 22, 1924 in Amory, Miss., to the late Elbert S. Reeves, Sr. and Lola Inez Warren Reeves. Mr. Reeves was a veteran of World War II and received the Victory […]

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James Byrd

James Wilkes “Buck” Byrd, 56, of Woodlawn passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017 at UAMS in Little Rock. He was born April 21, 1961 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, to Riley and Maple Brown Byrd. He was of the Baptist faith and a retired auto mechanic. Mr. Byrd was preceded in […]

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Spears, Get Rid of It Talk Trash Numbers

Solid Waste Contractor Questions Findings After Conducting Own Count RISON – Officials with Get Rid of It, Inc., the county’s solid waste contractor, presented new household numbers to the Cleveland County Quorum Court Monday night, but County Judge Gary Spears said he will conduct his own count in hopes of […]

Sue Via
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Sue Via

Sue Green Via, 78, of Star City died Sunday, June 4, 2017. Born October 22, 1938, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter to the late Curtis C. and Velma Hines Green. She was a member of the Salem Missionary Baptist Church in Pine Bluff, and the PBNB Crown Club. […]

Robin Barton
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Robin Barton

Robin Vickers Barton, 53, of Rye, died Thursday, June 1, 2017 as a result of an automobile accident in Cleveland County. She was born November 11, 1963 in Bradley County, a daughter of the late Jerry E. Vickers and Ann Winningham Vickers Guffy. She worked at Burlington Rug Mill in […]

Oscar Hudson
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Oscar Hudson

Oscar M. “Bad Eye” Hudson, 85, of El Dorado, died May 30, 2017. He was born January 31, 1932, to Byron and Ruth Goodheart Hudson in Banks. Bad Eye was retired from Union Local IBEW 436 and worked as a lineman electrician for Lawrence Electric and later for Enterprise Rental […]