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August, 2013

  • 5 August

    Joyce Ann McCauley-Himes

    December 26, 1973 – July 29, 2013 Joyce Ann McCauley-Himes, age 39, of Cove, Arkansas passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. She was born December 26, 1973 in Staton, Oregon to the late Tommy Wayne McCauley and Joyce McCauley-Wilson. She was a loving daughter, mother, and sister. She was always jolly and had a way of ...

July, 2013

  • 31 July

    James “Jim” Jackson Price

    James “Jim” Jackson Price, age 85, of Grannis, Arkansas died Monday, July 29, 2013 at his home.  He was born on Monday, August 1, 1927 to Asa Jackson and Alberta Branch Price in Vandervoort, Arkansas. Jim graduated from Vandervoort School and at the age of 16 attended college at SAU in Magnolia, Arkansas. At age 18, he was drafted into the ...

  • 30 July

    Glindell Lavone VanWinkle

    Glindell Lavone VanWinkle, age 77, of Mena, Arkansas died Monday, July 29, 2013 at the McCurtain Memorial Hospital in Idabel, Oklahoma. He was born on Monday, September 2, 1935 to Frank and Alma Hubbard VanWinkle in Gatesville, Texas. Glindell served in the United States Navy for 21 years and retired as a Chief Petty Officer and having served in both ...

  • 29 July

    Jodi Gerking Hogan

    Jodi Gerking Hogan, age 30, of Mena, Arkansas, died Saturday, July 27, 2013 in Waldron, Arkansas. She was born February 3, 1983 to Miles and Cheryl Gerking. She is survived by her grandmother Irena King of Mena, Arkansas;  parents Miles and Cheryl Gerking of Mena, Arkansas; five children Camron Smith, age 13, Faith Smith, age 11, Ethan Smith, age 10, ...

  • 29 July

    Mary A. Wheeler Duncan

    Mary A. Wheeler Duncan, age 64, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, July 26, 2013 in Mena. She was born August 20, 1948 in Mesquite, Texas to the late William Wheeler and the late Mamie Downs Wheeler. She was married to the late Lonny Duncan and was a certified nursing assistant by profession. Mary was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, ...

  • 27 July

    Mary Jo Rogers

    Mary Jo Rogers, 81, of Texarkana, Texas, died Friday, July 12, 2013 in a local retirement center. Mrs. Rogers was born April 7, 1932 in Hatfield, Arkansas. She was a retired bookkeeper; a member of Beech Street First Baptist Church; a line dance instructor, and leader of the spice dancers, and a lifetime Texas High Tiger Booster. She was preceded ...

  • 27 July

    Darius Reed Burton

    Darius Reed Burton, age 17, of Mena, Arkansas died Wednesday, July 17, 2013 in Mena. He was born on Wednesday, June 26, 1996 to Colleen Ann Burton Lee in Stillwater, Oklahoma. Darius had a great smile and a wonderful personality that would light up any room he entered. He cared about his family deeply and loved them unconditionally.  Darius started ...

  • 27 July

    Reggie Cook

    Reggie Cook, age 50, of Oden, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013 in Oden. He was born January 8, 1963 in Hillsborough County, Florida to the late Leo Reginald Cook and the late Mary Ann Sims Cook. He was united in marriage to Mary Banta. He was a cattle farmer by trade and was a loving husband, father, brother, and friend. ...

  • 27 July

    Dola Mae Head

    Dola Mae Head, age 73, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, July 16, 2013 in Mena. She was born July 15, 1940 to the late Charlie Bolton and the late Annie Crabtree Bolton. She was united in marriage to Jerry head. Mrs. Head was a furniture retailer and was owner and operator of Dola’s Furniture in Acorn. She was also a member of ...

  • 27 July

    Raymond Dale Hooper

    Raymond Dale Hooper, age 86, of Ink, Arkansas died Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Rich Mountain Nursing and Rehab. He was born on Thursday, September 16, 1926 to Willie Wayne and Eliza Lott Hooper in Mena, Arkansas. Raymond was a true man of God and served his Lord with all his heart. He served in the Gideon Ministry for 56 ...