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June, 2016

  • 1 June

    June L. Webb

    June L. Webb, age 92, of Mena, Arkansas formerly of Octavia, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2016 in Mena, Arkansas. June was born in Ludlow, Oklahoma on June 5, 1923 to the late William E. Patrick and the late Rachel Hilton Patrick. She was married to Floyd F.  Webb on May 6, 1945, who she loved dearly, for many ...

May, 2016

  • 23 May

    Kristie Angela Jeppesen

    Kristie Angela Jeppesen age 45, of Mena passed away Thursday, May 19, 2016 in Mena. She was born in Chicago, Illinois on January 1, 1971, to Richard Stiman and Patricia Mittlesteadt. Kristie worked as a housekeeper at Queen Wilhelmina State Park. She was a good Godmother and a great aunt and (TT) to her nephews and nieces. Kristie was a loving ...

  • 20 May

    Maria G. Jones

    Maria G. Jones, age 83 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, May 19, 2016 in Mena. Maria was born in New Boston, Texas on March 28, 1933 to the late James Henry Golihar and Evie Turner Golihar. She was married to the late Ray Jones and together they owned J Ray and Maria’s Mobile Homes Park in Mena, until her ...

  • 19 May

    Herman “Gene” Eugene Wenzel

    Herman “Gene” Eugene Wenzel, age 76, of Mena, Arkansas died Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at his home in Mena.  He was born on Wednesday, August 30, 1939 to Herman Harold and Eunice Bessie Rhodes Wenzel in Nashville, Tennessee. Gene was a graduate of North Little Rock High School class of 1957 and enjoyed going to his class reunions.  Gene served ...

  • 18 May

    John W. “Sheriff” Samuel

    John W. “Sheriff” Samuel age 81, of Tulsa, Oklahoma, passed away Monday, May 16, 2016 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was born on March 1, 1935 in Beachton, Oklahoma to the late Lawrence Austin Samuel and the late Nora Cusher Samuel. John proudly served his country for 15 years in the United States Navy. Also was in the Landscaping profession for ...

  • 16 May

    Don Ray “Pappy” Milham

    Don Ray “Pappy” Milham, age 80, of Mena passed away at his home Friday, May 13, 2016. He was born in Old Dallas, Arkansas on September 1, 1935 to the late Ode C. Milham and the late Della R. Long Milham. He was happily married to Elizabeth JoAnn Burke Milham for many years and proudly served his country in the ...

  • 16 May

    Mr. John C. Davis

    Mr. John C. Davis, age 74, of Mena passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2016 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He was born May 2, 1942 to the late Harvey Davis and Letha Fagan Davis in Mena, Arkansas. John was happily married to Nita “Mickey” Cunningham Davis for 55 years. He enjoyed raising cattle and was a salesman for over 40 years ...

  • 6 May

    Manitta Kay Foster

    Manitta Kay Foster, age 76, of Mena, died Thursday, May 5, 2016 at her home.  She was born on Monday, November 20, 1939 to Rex Elno and Virginia May Ball Foster in Pontiac, Michigan. Manitta was an accomplished potter with a beautiful, unique artistic sense of style.  She loved to travel and explore out of the way places.  She lived ...

  • 4 May

    Raymond Leonard “Bob” Tipton

    Raymond Leonard “Bob” Tipton, age 76, of Cove, Arkansas, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 2, 2016, at his home. He was born Sept.17, 1939, at Plunkettville, OK to the late William Odell Tipton and the late Ilene Mazure Perry Tipton Bissell. He was married to Joyce Hunter Tipton on May 24, 1958 at Hugo, OK. He was a truck driver ...

  • 2 May

    Nora Faye Pate

    Nora Faye “Mom” Pate, age 94, of Newhope, passed away on Friday, April 22, 2016. She was born July 22, 1921, in Burg, Arkansas, the daughter of Joel Ernest House and Martha Ida Pinkerton House.  On July 28, 1937, she was married to Nesbia “Pop” Pate who preceded her in death on June 26, 2003.  She was also preceded in ...