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November, 2013

  • 8 November

    Henry Tom Gardner

    Henry Tom Gardner, age 91, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away October 22, 2013.  He was born in Boswell, Oklahoma and grew up in Idabel, Oklahoma the son of Rennie Reynolds Gardner and Henry Gardner. As a child, he was always busy with kites and model airplanes.  After high school, he enrolled at the University of Oklahoma to pursue a degree ...

  • 5 November

    Cleveland Adam Hughes, Jr.

    Cleveland Adam Hughes, Jr., age 62, of Ink, Arkansas died Saturday, November 2, 2013 at the Mena Regional Health System. He was born on Tuesday, December 26, 1950 to Cleveland Adam, Sr., and Helen Gambill Hughes in Greenville, Mississippi. Cleve, as he was known by his family and friends, was a very outgoing person by being very active in the ...

  • 4 November

    Bonnie Marie Lee

    Bonnie Marie Lee, age 69, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013 in Mena. She was born September 13, 1944 in Antoine, Arkansas to the Hercul Lee and Velma Pate Foster.  She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.  She was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend.  She was a “Spitfire” and will be ...

  • 4 November

    Amos Wesley Dixon

    Amos Wesley Dixon, age 83, of Mena, Arkansas, formerly of Hatton, passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013 in Mena. He was born May 29, 1930 in Hartshorn, Oklahoma to the late Frank Amos Dixon and the late Ellie Barbara South Dixon. He was united in marriage to Anna LaVonne Ibbitson.  He was a diesel mechanic for many years and also ...

  • 1 November

    Catherine Ann Huff

    Catherine Ann Huff, 58 of Muldrow, OK, formerly of Mena, AR passed away October 30, 2013 in Ft. Smith, AR. She was born September 27, 1955 in Pampa, TX, the daughter of Betty Chatam Gentry and Louis Gentry. She married Jimmy Huff on November 22, 1972 in Mena, AR. Mrs. Huff was a Nurse. Survivors are husband Jimmy of the home; 1 ...

October, 2013

  • 31 October

    Johnny Jones

    Johnny Jones, age 72, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, October 29, 2013 in Mena. He was born December 20, 1940 in Mena, Arkansas to the late John Stout Jones and the late Mary Helen Foley Jones.  He was an accounting manager for U.S. Electrical Motors for 33 years and was also a member of the United States Army National ...

  • 28 October

    Dale Wright

    Dale Wright, age 74, of Mena, passed away Saturday, October 26, 2013 at his home. He was born July 30, 1939, in Lenox, Oklahoma to the late Robert L. Wright and the late Gladys Cress Wright. He was married to Gene Galbreath Wright and was a welding inspector by profession. Dale served his country in the United States Army. He ...

  • 28 October

    Tyrone Lewis

    Tyrone Lewis, age 74 of Cove, passed away in his home, on October 28, 2013, following a long illness. He was born in Mena, Arkansas, on November 29, 1938 to Paul and Wynogene Lewis. A graduate of Mena High School, Mr. Lewis was the owner of Lewis Lumber Company, of Cove, and was also an internationally known fine artist. He attended ...

  • 23 October

    Silver “Tad” Irland Ramzy Jr.

    Silver “Tad” Irland Ramzy Jr., age 60, of Mena, Arkansas died Monday, October 21, 2013 at the Mena Regional Health System. He was born on Thursday, January 8, 1953 to Silver Irland Sr. and Willo Dennard Ramzy in Lakeland, Florida. At the age of 17, Tad entered in the United States Army where he served during the Vietnam War. He was ...

  • 22 October

    Rose M. Hatfield

    Rose M. Hatfield, age 77, Mena, Arkansas, passed away Monday, October 21, 2013 in Mena. She was born July 24, 1936 in Huntington Park, California to the late Peter Varela and the late Mary Burnett Varela. She was married to the late Amos Hatfield and was of the Christian faith. Mrs. Hatfield was a missile assemblyperson in the Aerospace Industry and was ...