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August, 2019

  • 21 August

    Lucille S. Self

    Lucille S. Self, age 80 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019 in Mena, Arkansas. She was born on May 15, 1939 in Cairo, Iowa to the late Phillip Evans and Lucille Pontzius Evans.  Lucille loved to fish.  She was a wonderful homemaker and loving mother.  She will be dearly missed. She is survived by her sons:  Gary ...

  • 14 August

    James (Jim) D. Phillips

    James (Jim) D. Phillips, age 84 of Mena passed away Thursday, August 8, 2019 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. Jim was born January 1, 1935 in Rector, Arkansas to the late Thomas Jefferson Phillips and Lavada Belle Eagle Phillips.  He was married to the late Judy Ann Phillips, born in Gladewater, Texas. Jim proudly served his country in the United States ...

  • 14 August

    Jerry W. Foster

    Jerry W. Foster age 89 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Monday August 12, 2019 in Mena, Arkansas. Jerry was born in Oden, Arkansas on August 4, 1930 to the late Jasper Foster and the late Cornelia Wilhite Foster. He was married for 65 years to the late Wanda Foster.  Jerry worked in the timber and logging business and was a ...

  • 14 August

    Ronald Warren Elliott

    Ronald Warren Elliott, age 78, of Mena, died Thursday, August 8, 2019 at the Heart of Hospice in Fort Smith, Arkansas he was born on Wednesday, June 25, 1941 to Floyd Ezra and Edith May Roach Elliott in Little Blue, Missouri. Ron was a Godly man and raised his family in a Christian home where Christ was taught and professed. ...

  • 14 August

    Maria Florella Miller

    Maria Florella Miller, age 74, of Cove, Arkansas died Thursday, August 8, 2019 at her home. She was born on Thursday, January 25, 1945 to Jose Daniel and Crisofora Jaramillo Olguin in Jarales, New Mexico. Maria was a member of Christ’s Church in Cove and regularly taught Sunday school and bible study. Her faith and family meant everything to her ...

  • 14 August

    James W. “Jim” Alley

    James W. “Jim” Alley, age 82, of Mena, Arkansas died Monday, August 5, 2019 at the Montgomery County Nursing Home. He was born on Thursday, February 4, 1937 to Alfred David and Mary Elizabeth Golden Alley in Mena, Arkansas. Jim was a good friend to many and a Christian. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mena ...

  • 14 August

    Wayne C. Hale

    Wayne C. Hale, age 71 of Cove, Arkansas passes away in Fort Smith, Arkansas on August 3, 2019. He leaves behind his wife of 25 years, Martha Hale of Cove.  His father and step-mother of Lewisville, Illinois; brother, Frank Hale and wife Jessie of Texas; sons:  Charles Hale of Minnesota and  Jon Hale and wife Morgan of Topeka, Kansas; step-daughter, ...

  • 14 August

    Mrs. Imogene Gentry Tidwell

    Mrs. Imogene Gentry Tidwell, age 89, a resident of Wickes, Arkansas, died Friday, August 9, 2019 in Nashville, Arkansas. She was born August 28, 1929 in Van Alstyne, Texas. She was a homemaker and loved to sew, crochet and read. After retirement, she and her husband enjoyed camping and crappie fishing for 30 years. She was a member of Vandervoort ...

  • 7 August

    Sherry Lynn Tedder McNeill

    Sherry Lynn Tedder McNeill, age 57, of Mena, passed away on Sunday, August 4, 2019. She was born on March 31, 1962 in Murfreesboro, the daughter of Bobby Jack Tedder and Erma Faye Mack Tedder.  She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, Johnny McNeill. Sherry had a loving Christian heart and always put others ahead of ...

  • 7 August

    Doreen A. Baird

    Doreen A. Baird – Durham age 87 a residence of Wickes, Arkansas left her earthly life on August 2, 2019 at her home in Wickes with her daughter at her side to continue her spiritual life with those that have already crossed over. She was born November 6, 1931. She was married to William T. Baird in Carlsbad, California and ...