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September, 2018

  • 14 September

    Marvin L. McKee

    Marvin L. McKee age 80 of Black Fork, AR passed away September 10, 2018 in Mena, AR. He was Born in Midlothian, TX to Billy and Ernestine McKee.  He worked for many years as a builder salesman in Dallas, TX.  He was an avid horseman, hunter, fisherman and gardener.  He played a vital role in starting the Black Fork Volunteer ...

  • 12 September

    Jimmy Wayne Golden

    Jimmy Wayne Golden 61, of Mena, lost his battle against cancer at 6:08pm, on Sunday, September, 9th, 2018 at Arkansas Hospice in Hot Springs. Surrounded by his family. He was born on September 9th 1957 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Henry Anderson Golden and Violet Dulene Ralls Golden. Jimmy is survived by his daughter Charisse Boshears, her husband Jeffrey and twin ...

  • 12 September

    Jacqueline Kay Turner

    Jacqueline Kay Turner, 80 of Vandervoort, Arkansas passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2018.  She was born on July 26, 1938 Grand Rapids, Minnesota to the late David Jerald Bergstrom and Susan Margaret Johnson. Jackie was also preceded in death by her two baby boys; Todd Turner and David Turner, three brothers; Jerry Bergstrom, Jim Bergstrom and Rodger Bergstrom, and ...

  • 12 September

    Lillie Lenora Counts

    Lillie Lenora Counts age 92 of McAlester, Oklahoma formerly of Cove, Arkansas passed away Monday, September 10, 2018 in McAlester. Lillie was born on March 5, 1926 in Grannis, Arkansas to the late Charles K. Smith and the late Bonnie E. McDonald Smith. She enjoyed working on the family farm raising cattle, but not the horses! Lillie spent her quite ...

August, 2018

  • 29 August

    Arthur Udell Loyd

    Arthur Udell Loyd age 72 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, August 21, 2018 in Mena, Arkansas. Arthur was born on October 21, 1945 in DeQueen, Arkansas to the late “A.P.” Loyd and the late Minnie Mae Heaton Loyd. He worked in the logging and trucking business for the Timber Industry. Arthur’s favorite companion was his dog “Mountain” who was ...

  • 29 August

    Millie Olivia Byrum

    Millie Olivia Byrum age 62 of Cove, Arkansas passed away Monday, August 27, 2018 in Dierks. She was born in McCurtain County, Oklahoma on April 10, 1956 to the late Robert H. Byrum and the late Evelyn Reynolds Byrum. Millie enjoyed traveling, basically just going anywhere with family and friends.  She loved to go to yard sales and working in her ...

  • 27 August

    Daron Clifford Jones

    Daron Clifford Jones, age 53, of Watson, Oklahoma, died Saturday, August 25, 2018 at the Methodist Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. He was born on Tuesday, August 17, 1965 to Ira Clifford and Allene Brown Jones in Mena, Arkansas. Daron was the kind of man who was always there to lend a hand. He was a Christian man and attended ...

  • 27 August

    Darrell Lee Dobbs

    Darrell Lee Dobbs age 55 of Hatfield, Arkansas passed away Monday, August 20, 2018 inHot Springs, Arkansas.  He was born in Santa Cruz, California on November 12, 1962 to Thomas Dobbs and Mary Hazel Roberts Dobbs. Darrell worked in the Pipeline Industry as an x-ray technician and mechanic by profession. He enjoyed being a mechanic and loved playing the guitar ...

  • 27 August

    Mary Bess Golden Williams

    Mary Bess Golden Williams, age 84, of Wind Crest, Texas passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 in Texas. She was born September 4, 1933 in Glory, Texas to the late Joe Douphus and Lillie “Ethel” Barnett Golden. She was united in marriage to Walter P. Williams II, who preceded her to Heaven. Mary was a retired nurse by profession, exhibiting ...

  • 22 August

    Alicia Renee’ Nichols

    Alicia Renee’ Nichols, 38 of Benton, passed away on August 7, 2018.  She was born on September 22, 1979 in Little Rock to Douglas and Shirley Evans Mills.  Alicia was always involved in helping others.  She enjoyed her movies, friends and acting in the plays performed at Ouachita Little Theater in Mena, Arkansas. Alicia loved spending time with her family and was especially ...