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May, 2017

  • 17 May

    Major Marjorie Lavinia Phipps

    Major Marjorie Lavinia Phipps, age 95, of Mena passed away Saturday, May 13, 2017 in Mena. She was born January 21, 1922 in Peoria, Illinois to the late W.H. Turner and the late Olive Tennant Turner.  She proudly served her country in the United States Army for 23 years, she retired as a Major. Marjorie was a resident of Mena for ...

  • 10 May

    Phyldeana Marilyn Enyeart

    Phyldeana Marilyn Enyeart, age 53, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Sunday, May 7, 2017 in Mena. She was born on March 7, 1964 in Lebanon, Oregon to Elvy Andrew Mowdy and Phyldeana Cox. She was a homemaker and enjoyed doing arts and crafts such as, adult coloring books, craft beads and collecting pictures of angels and butterflies. She was a ...

  • 10 May

    Florence “Kathleen” Doyle

    Florence “Kathleen” Doyle, age 92, of Mena, Arkansas went to her heavenly home Sunday, May 7, 2017. She was born in Dallas, Texas on October 6, 1924 to the late William Arthur Thomas and the late Jewel Azalee McNellis Thomas.  Kathleen was a dedicated wife of the late Reverend Dan Doyle for 57 years.  Kathleen had a servant’s heart and ...

  • 10 May

    Dot Lunsford Riggle

    Dot Lunsford Riggle, age 90, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Friday, May 5, 2017 in Mena. Dot was born in Yocana, Arkansas on June 3, 1926 to the late James Taylor Lunsford and the late Belle Cox Lunsford. She was married to the late Richard Riggle and worked in retail as a clerk. Dot is survived by nephews, James Bates ...

  • 10 May

    Lloyd “Alton” Pate

    Lloyd “Alton” Pate, age 64, of Mena, formerly of Hatfield, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in Mena. Alton was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on July 18, 1952 to the late Lloyd Alton Pate, Sr. and Sybil Joyce Beam Pate. He was talented in woodworking, making canes, and knives. Alton was member of the NASH and ATFA organizations. ...

  • 10 May

    Cedric Leon Mosley

    Cedric Leon Mosley, age 60, of Mena died, Friday, May 5, 2017 at the Mena Regional Health System in Mena. He was born on Friday, June 15, 1956 to Redic and Hazel Charlene Williamson Mosley in Marble Falls, Texas. Cedric began as a child attending the Board Camp Assembly of God and is where he attended to this day.  He ...

  • 10 May

    Marlene June Hotaling King

    Marlene June Hotaling King, born June 12, 1954, to Burdette and Francis Hotaling in Cobleskill, New York, 62 years old, died April 29, 2017. She was the most courageous person. Even blind and memory impaired she fought for her dignity and self worth. She had been an avid horsewoman, talented artist, gifted seamstress, loved animals of all kinds. She was ...

  • 10 May

    Sheila Diane Stewart Griffie

    Sheila Diane Stewart Griffie, age 51, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, May 6, 2017 in Mena. Sheila was born on December 4, 1965 in England, Arkansas to Gene Stewart and Carolyn Lacefield.  She was a waitress and a “jack of all trades.”  Sheila was a hard worker and was blunt, but honest, a trait people came to expect and ...

  • 10 May

    Ray Dalton Campbell

    Ray Dalton Campbell, age 86, of Mena, passed away peacefully at his home on Monday, February 6, 2017.  Ray was born in Garland, Texas on October 30, 1930.  He married the love of his life Nancy, on January 15, 1949 in California, where they had two children. In 1969, Ray and Nancy moved their family to Mena and they owned ...

  • 1 May

    Reilly James Scarbrough

    Reilly James Scarbrough, age 9, of Mena, died Thursday, April 27, 2017 near Hatfield. He was born on May 19, 2007 to Bethany Jo Scarbrough in Reno, Nevada. Reilly attended the Holly Harshman Elementary in Mena where he excelled as a student in the 4th grade. Reilly love playing his video games and was well on his way to becoming ...