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July, 2020

  • 22 July

    Mr. Marvin Lee Fryar

    Mr. Marvin Lee Fryar, age 86, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Monday, July 13, 2020 at his home. Marvin was born on December 15, 1933 in Mena to Simmon and Alice (Holiday) Fryar. He was a truck driver and loved to take walks around Janssen Park. He will be dearly missed. He is survived by: sons: Darrell Fryar and wife ...

  • 22 July

    Sidney Mills Miller, Jr.

    Sidney Mills Miller, Jr., age 92, of Mena, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020 at his home surrounded by loved ones. He was born July 7, 1927 in Manistique, Michigan to the late Sidney Mills Miller, Sr. and the late Addie Mae Clark Miller.  He was united in marriage to Naomi Gagnon.  Mr. Miller served his country in the United ...

  • 15 July

    Mr. Mark Daniel Wiggins

    Mr. Mark Daniel Wiggins, age 53, of Mena passed away Thursday, June 18, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Mark was born in Elkton, MD on August 13, 1966 to the late Lawrence Dean Wiggins and Mary Crothers Wiggins. Mr. Wiggins was a retired veteran of the United States Air Force. Mark enjoyed being outdoors, which was ...

  • 15 July

    Virgil A. Kaltenbach

    Virgil A. Kaltenbach, age 89, of Mena, passed away Sunday, July 12, 2020 at his home surrounded by loved ones. He was born November 27, 1930 in Travers City, Michigan to the late Fred Kaltenbach and Ella Kadlec Kaltenbach. He was united in marriage to Betty Sue Lawrence. Virgil’s occupation was a tree surgeon which he thoroughly enjoyed and did ...

  • 8 July

    Eula (Buzbee) Busby

    Eula (Buzbee) Busby, age 76 of Hatfield, Arkansas, passed from this life June 29, 2020 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Eula was born on January 12, 1944 in Wilcox County, GA to the late Robert Jefferson Harrell and Earline Young. Eula was married to Tex Busby, after only having one first date, for 59 years. She loved spending time with her ...

  • 8 July

    Delie Mae Evelyn Rhodes Forrest

    Delie Mae Evelyn Rhodes Forrest of Mena, age 86, passed away June 30, 2020, two days before her 65th wedding anniversary to Ezra Forrest. Delie was born in Vandervoort, AR on June 18, 1934 to Monroe and Myrtle Rhodes of the Primitive Baptist Faith. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and one sister. She is survived ...

  • 8 July

    Reverend Perry Eugene Hart

    Reverend Perry Eugene Hart, age 75, of Mena, Arkansas died Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at the Riverside Health Services in Arkoma, Oklahoma. He was born on Friday, March 16, 1945 to the Reverend M.L. and Leatrice Katherine Baughn Hart in Blossom, Texas but he always let you know that he was born AGAIN on Dec.4, 1964. At the age of ...

  • 1 July

    Leo Yuspeh

    My dearest oldest son, Leo Yuspeh died on June 25th, 2020. He had a tragic life. He was separated from me by law by the Supreme Court of the State of New York in 1957 when he was 6 years old after his father sued for custody based on my marriage to Harry Haywood, a prominent Black Communist. I was ...

  • 1 July

    Paul Samuel Headings

    Paul Samuel Headings, beloved husband of Kourtney Jane (Kempf) was born June 15, 1985, to David and Janice (Kempf) Headings at Mena, AR. He passed away on May 5, 2020 at the age of 34 years 10 months 20 days. He was found at the base of his ladder while working alone at the gable end of a house in ...

  • 1 July

    Mr. William Robert Willcoxon

    Mr. William Robert Willcoxon, age 62, of Mena, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2020 in Lit-tle Rock, Arkansas. Robert was born on June 11, 1958 in Houston, Texas to Billie and Roberta (Morris) Willcoxon. He served our country in the United States Navy and worked as a truck driver. Robert loved to watch TV, especially old westerns. He enjoyed going ...