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July, 2016

  • 18 July

    Roy Joe Bradley

    Roy Joe Bradley, age 69, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away on Thursday, July 14, 2016 in North Little Rock, Arkansas. Roy was born to Roy D. and Lila E. Meridieth Bradley in Board Camp, Arkansas on September 16, 1946. Roy served his country in the United States Army and made a lifetime career as an X-Ray Technician in the Pipeline ...

  • 18 July

    Josh Abbott

    Josh Abbott, age 37, of Mena, died Thursday, July 14, 2016 in CHI St. Venice in Hot Springs. He was born on Sunday, October 29, 1978 to Timothy Spaulding and Arlene Gwen Liles Aboott in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Josh was a person with a servant’s heart; always there to help someone in need, never looking for anything in return. He loved taking care ...

  • 18 July

    Stella “Sally” Johanna Nolte

    Stella “Sally” Johanna Nolte, age 92, of Mena passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2016 in Mena, Arkansas. Stella was born on May 15, 1924 in Galveston, Texas to parents Rudolph Garbat Nolte and Elsie Dee Franklin. Her trades included underwater welding, secretary for Kellogg, artist, Rodeo Queen, and competion riding such as barrel racing and trick riding. She was ...

  • 18 July

    Wilma Louise Johnson

    Wilma Louise Johnson, age 84, of Nella, passed away, Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at her home. She was born on Wednesday, November 4, 1931 to Fred and Annie Hudgens Staggs in Nella, Arkansas. Wilma loved life and enjoyed the outdoors working side by side with her loving husband, Leon for 69 years. She enjoyed working in her garden, making quilts, and cooking ...

  • 14 July

    Mr. Fred Marion Alston

    Mr. Fred Marion Alston, age 77, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at his home. Fred was born on November 24, 1938 in Holly Springs, Arkansas, the son of Claude Gilbert Alston and Everette Jewel Jones Alston.  He was married to Margie Ruth Dowell for 41 happy years, sharing a long life of family and love.  Fred ...

  • 13 July

    Mac McClain

    Mac McClain age 82, of Acorn passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2016 in Mena. Mac was born on September 14, 1933 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma to the late Roy McClain and the late Cora Ronsley McClain.  He was happily married to Betty Treece for 63 years. Mac served his country in the United States Navy and was a power lineman ...

  • 11 July

    Tony Dewayne Curry

    Tony Dewayne Curry, age 39, of Mena passed away Saturday, July 2, 2016 in Mena. Tony was born in Mena, Arkansas on July 29, 1976 to P. Dewayne Curry and Perri Annell Brown Curry. He was married to Naomi Beatrice Williams and painted airplanes by profession.  Most of all Tony loved his children. He never missed a football game his ...

  • 11 July

    Jessie Merle Collins Schweinle

    Jessie Merle Collins Schweinle, age 77, of Mena passed away Monday, July 11, 2016 in Mena. Jessie Merle Schweinle joined the world of the Living on August 5, 1938 and has been waiting for the Lord to come get me on July 11, 2016.  My parents were Jessie and Mattie Collins and I was born in Alvin, Texas, as an unwanted girl as ...

  • 6 July

    Seldon Dewey Goss

    Mr. Seldon Dewey Goss, age 80, of Mena passed away Monday, July 4, 2016 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Seldon was born on February 19, 1936 in Oden, Arkansas to the late George Dewey Goss and Nora McKay Goss. He was married to the late Betty Sue Goss until her death in 2015. Seldon proudly served his country in the United ...

  • 5 July

    Sandra Brewer Arceneau

    Sandra Brewer Arceneau, age 70 of Hatfield passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016 in Hatfield, Arkansas. Sandra was born February 21, 1946 in Pensacola, Florida to the late Landon John Brewer and Zetta Mae Ussery Brewer. She was married to the late Leo Arceneau and worked in the clerical office business. Sandra was a loving and kind mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend. She will ...