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January, 2014

  • 2 January

    Pauline Louise Kern

    Pauline Louise Kern, age 78, of Mena, Arkansas died Monday, December 30, 2013 at the Mena Regional Health System. She was born December 11, 1935 to Oliver Bryant and Adelaide Mekota Pennington in Iowa City, Iowa. Pauline was a RN registered in Illinois, Missouri, and Arkansas. She graduated from Illinois Central College with a degree in Nursing in 1973 after ...

December, 2013

  • 30 December

    Charlotte Sullivan

    Charlotte Sullivan, age 62, of Mena, Arkansas died Sunday, December 29, 2013 at her home. She was born on Thursday, November 22, 1951 to Harry and Betty Harrison Bell in Mena, Arkansas. Charlotte enjoyed being the middle child and keeping the attitude of a sixteen year old. Where Becky had the brains and Barbara had the beauty Charlotte embraced her sense ...

  • 29 December

    Mamie Fassler

    Mamie Fassler, age 92, of Mena passed away Thursday, December 27, 2013 in Mena. She was born March 26, 1921 in Vandervoort, Arkansas to the late Robert Andrew Smith and the late Belva Bertie Lee Hicks Smith. Mamie was a Christian, with a Cherokee heritage and very artistic.  She taught herself how to read, sew, crochet, knit and tat, cook ...

  • 29 December

    Robert O. Jones

    Robert O. Jones was born August 2, 1939 in Beech Grove, Indiana to Francis and Christina Jones and died December 25, 2013 after a valiant fight against AML. He moved to California with his family and graduated from Temple City High School. He then joined the United States Air Force and due to high scores was placed in the Electronic division, ...

  • 29 December

    Floy Mae (Ridling) Hedrick

    Floy Mae (Ridling) Hedrick, 85, of Springdale, Arkansas, died Dec. 26 in Springdale. She was born Nov. 23, 1928 in Mena, Arkansas, where she spent most of her life. She worked in the home-health nursing industry for a number of years, and she enjoyed crocheting for family and friends. During the past year, as a resident at The Gardens at ...

  • 27 December

    Robert Lee Miller

    Mr. Robert Lee Miller, age 67, of Cove, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, December 21, 2013 in Little Rock. He was born July 23, 1946 in Albuquerque, New Mexico to the late Bill Miller and the late Merle Taylor Miller.  He was a mechanic for the Railroad for many years and was a United States Veteran, serving his country in the ...

  • 27 December

    Heather Lynn Agresta

    Heather Lynn Agresta, age 41, of Cove, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2013 in Mena. She was born January 3, 1972 and was a child care giver by profession. She was a loving mother and companion and will be missed by her family and friends. She is survived by daughters Rose Treadway of Cove, Arkansas, Rebecca Walker and husband Christopher of ...

  • 23 December

    Roy Bass, Jr.

    Brother Roy Bass, Jr. age 82, of Mena went home to his Lord and Savior, Saturday December 21, 2013 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. He was born August 30, 1931 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Roy Bass, Sr. and the late Amanda Yola Harroff Bass. He was married to Eula Mae Dilbeck Bass and was a minister of God. Brother ...

  • 16 December

    Allan Mark Steinberg

    Allan Mark Steinberg of Mena, Arkansas passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, December 5, 2013 at Mena Regional Health System in Mena, Arkansas. He was 59 years old. Allan was born October 4, 1954 in Middletown, NY. At the age of 14, his family moved to San Diego. He joined Junior Theatre, where he enjoyed working backstage setting up the lighting for ...

  • 9 December

    Williamson “Bill” Glenn Bass

    Williamson “Bill” Glenn Bass, age 85, of Boulder City, Nevada, formerly of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, December 7, 2013 in Boulder City. He was born September 7, 1928 in Columbia, Mississippi to B.C. Bass and Mary Susie Williamson Bass. Shortly after his birth the family moved to Smackover, Arkansas where he grew up.  It was there he met his wife, ...