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November, 2017

  • 6 November

    Lori Lance Price

    Lori Lance Price, age 52, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Saturday, November 4, 2017 at her home. She was born November 28, 1964 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Percy Lance and Lourrine Tibbs Lance.  Lori loved junkin’, going to flea markets and landscaping.  She was a top-notch decorator and was just as handy with her paintbrush.  Aside from these things, her greatest ...

  • 6 November

    Bettie Gene Gentry

    Bettie Gene Gentry, age 80, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Sunday, November 5, 2017 in Mena. Bettie was born on July 21, 1937 in Zafra, Oklahoma to Theodore Chatham and Grace Sitton Chatham.  She was a loving homemaker. Bettie was an avid quilter and award winning crocheter.  She enjoyed growing flowers and gardening. Bettie was a loving mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother and ...

  • 5 November

    Wanda Lee Green

    Miss Wanda Lee Green, age 96, of Mena, passed away Saturday, November 4, 2017 in Mena. She was born February 24, 1921 in Big Cedar, Oklahoma to the late Erdie Green and the late Josephine Kennedy Green.  Miss Lee Wanda was of the Holiness faith.  She loved the Lord more than anything in this world.  Her greatest desire was to see people saved ...

  • 5 November

    Hilda White

    Hilda White, age 66, of Mena, passed away Friday, November 3, 2017 in her home surrounded by the people she loved. She was born April 24, 1951 in El Paso, Texas to the late Virgil Armstrong and the late Senda Franz Armstrong.  She was united in marriage to Colin White, her husband of 44 years.  Hilda loved working on her fish ponds ...

  • 1 November

    Derrick Scott Jenkins

    Derrick Scott Jenkins, age 31 of Wickes, went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 30, 2017 surrounded by family and loved ones. He was born on Saturday, October 25, 1986 to James Oliver and Vicki Lynn Ray Jenkins in DeQueen, Arkansas. Derrick graduated from Wickes High School and was a member of the Wickes Church of the Nazarene. ...

  • 1 November

    Ross Lee Boyd

    Ross Lee Boyd, age 28 of Mena, died, Sunday, October 29, 2017 at his home. He was born on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 24, 1988 to Dean Boyd and Cynthia Ann Bushert Boyd in Fairhope, Alabama. Ross believed that people should enjoy life and to have fun. He had a passion being outdoors riding ATVs and shooting guns; He enjoyed ...

October, 2017

  • 27 October

    Teresa Ramsey Ryan Price

    Teresa Ramsey Ryan Price, of Oden, AR, passed peacefully on October 24th, 2017 at the age of 85. Tessie was a native of Montgomery County, Arkansas. She was a wife, mother and friend who enjoyed gardening and farm life. She was born in Opal, Arkansas 1932 to the late William Felix “Bill” Ramsey and Mattie Dooley Ramsey who proceeded her in ...

  • 23 October

    Shirley Simmons Russell

    Mrs. Shirley Simmons Russell, age 72, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Mt. Ida, Arkansas. Shirley was born on December 1, 1944 in Cyril, Oklahoma to Oscar Simmons and Claudean Phillips Simmons. She was married to James Russell and was a truck driver hauling livestock for many years. Shirley was very artistic; she enjoyed painting and ...

  • 20 October

    Muriel Joyce Hughes

    Muriel Joyce Hughes, age 91, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, October 19, 2017 in Mena. She was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada on November 24, 1925 to the late Joseph Trinder and the late Sylvia Gray Trinder. She was married to the late William Gordon Hughes until his passing in 1998. Joyce loved all kinds of sports and doing ...

  • 20 October

    Norma Jean Price

    Norma Jean Price, age 70, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, October 19, 2017 in Mena. She was born January 15, 1947 in Wickes, Arkansas to the late Melvin Wilcher and the late Bessie Jo Bingham Wilcher.  She was married to Sherman Price.  Norma was a hairdresser for many years, running her own shop and was co-owner and operator of the family ...