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May, 2019

  • 28 May

    Mary Margaret Fassler

    Mary Margaret Fassler, age 77, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, May 23 2019 in Little Rock, Arkansas.  She was born June 19, 1941 in Vandervoort, Arkansas to the late Ambrose A. Fassler and Mamie Smith Fassler.   She was a teacher for 43 years and taught in the Mena School District for many years and owned Fassler School of Dance and ...

  • 28 May

    Doralene Mourton

    Doralene Mourton, age 90, of Mena, Arkansas passed away May 24, 2019 in Mena, Arkansas. She was born September 15, 1928 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Frank Gillean and May Harvey Gillean.   She was a cosmetologist, worked in school food service and hospital environmental control.  She loved gardening, crocheting and sewing but most of all loved spending time with her family. ...

  • 22 May

    James Lewis Faulkner

    James Lewis Faulkner, better known by his loved ones as “Jimmy”, “Dad”, or “Papa”, passed away on May 19, 2019, at the age of 79, at Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith. Jimmy was born on January 14th, 1940 to Lewis and Mary Lee Faulkner in Mena, Arkansas. Although he lived the last 20 years of his life in Greenwood, he ...

  • 22 May

    Bob Owen Davis

    Bob Owen Davis, age 84, of Mena, Arkansas died Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at the Rich Mountain Nursing and Rehab in Mena. He was born on Saturday, November 24, 1934 to Charles Whitney Sr. and Mary Katherine Fortner Davis in Shreveport, Louisiana. Bob served his county in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. After he was honorably discharged ...

  • 22 May

    Suedell “Sue” James

    Suedell “Sue” James, lovingly known as Momma and Granny, age 74 of Watson, Oklahoma passed away Monday, May 13, 2019 in Watson, Oklahoma. Granny was born on July 20, 1944 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Charles James and the late Rhoda Jefferson James. She worked for Tyson in the Poultry business for many years.  Granny was a die-hard Oklahoma ...

  • 22 May

    Judy Kaye Cannon

    Judy Kaye Cannon age 73 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at the Mena Regional Health System. She was born on July 26, 1945 to the late Owen and Helen Philpot of Mena, Arkansas. Judy always wanted to be a nurse. In the process of fulfilling her dream, she provided comfort and care to hundreds of people ...

  • 15 May

    Darrel Wright

    Mr. Darrel Wright, age 84, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, May 10, 2019 at his home. He was born October 28, 1934 in Muse, Oklahoma to the late Robert Louis Wright and the late Gladys Cress Wright. Darrel was married to Nancy Wright until her passing. He was a welder by profession and was also a cattle rancher. Darrel ...

  • 15 May

    Dot Davidson

    Dot Davidson age 79 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019 in Mena, AR. Dot was born on October 09, 1939 in Fairview, Tennessee to the late Marvin Bradford and the late Gladys Sullivan Bradford.  She worked as a caregiver for many years. Dot had a strong faith in God and family. She was a happy person always seeing ...

  • 15 May

    Brenda Sutton

    Brenda Sutton, 61, of Mt. Ida, Arkansas passed away Friday, May 3, 2019 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. She was born on July 16,1957 in Linden, Texas to the late Bob Daniel and Jeri Sutton Daniel.  Brenda was happily married to William “Bill” Sutton for 36 years. She was a pre-school teacher for several years and also earned a paralegal degree. She loved ...

  • 15 May

    Bobby Dan Montgomery Sr.

    Bobby Dan Montgomery Sr., age 76, of Shady, Arkansas died Sunday, May 12, 2019 at his home. He was born on Thursday, October 8, 1942 to John and Winnie Edwards Montgomery in Copeville, Texas. The youngest of eight children, he is survived by two sisters, Cora Nell Nall of Nevada, Texas, and Barbara Vickers of Garland, Texas. He also leaves ...