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Gary Ryan Sebren

Gary Ryan Sebren, age 68, of Mena, Arkansas passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the VA Hospital in Little Rock after a long battle with heart disease and diabetes. He was born on Tuesday, August 29, 1950 to Howard and Nelly Allen Sebren in Houston, Texas. Gary served in the United States Army during the Vietnam era. Gary ...

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Cadaver Cooler Issue Settled

(MENA) Polk County Coroner will see a new Cadaver Cooler coming his way, after Polk County Quorum Court approved purchasing a new unit for $7071 from a Tennessee firm. The current Cadaver Cooler that is located at the Beasley – Wood Funeral Home, was put up for bids and only one acceptable bid was accepted, by Beasley – Wood Funeral ...

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Barbara Emery

Barbara Emery, age 91, of Mena, Arkansas, died, Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at the Mena Regional Health System. She was born on Tuesday, September 27, 1927 to Merritt Franklin and Myrtle Gadd Harrison in San Antonio, Texas. Barbara was a devoted member of the Northside Church of Christ, and was always guided by her faith. She was a Pastor’s wife ...

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Vester O’Donnell Parks

Vester O’Donnell Parks, age 76, of Mena, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at his home. He was born on Thursday, May 7, 1942 to Arlie Odonel Parks and Verna Patten Cunningham in Mena, Arkansas. Vester was a good man and hard worker. He worked as a local policeman in the 1970’s, and later went on to work for the Polk ...

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Calvin V. Goforth Jr.

Calvin V. Goforth Jr., age 36, of Mena, Arkansas died Saturday, March 9, 2019. He was born on Tuesday, February 8, 1983 to Calvin and Kathy Huff Goforth in Monahans, Texas. C.J. was a Christian man and was passionate about helping people get to know God. He proudly served in the United States Army in Iraq as a specialist. He ...

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Jean Ann Anderson

Jean Ann Anderson, age 82, of Mena, Arkansas died Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at the Mena Manor Skilled Nursing facility. She was born on Monday, June 22, 1936 to Westley J. and Jeanette Carlton Smith in Pittman, New Jersey. Jean was of the Baptist faith and loved God and reading her bible. She cherished her sons and was always filled ...

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Jean Ann Anderson

Jean Ann Anderson, age 82, of Mena, Arkansas died Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at the Mena Manor Skilled Nursing facility. She was born on Monday, June 22, 1936 to Westley J. and Jeanette Carlton Smith in Pittman, New Jersey. Jean was of the Baptist faith and loved God and reading her Bible. She cherished her sons and was always filled ...

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Larry Gene and Cloma Sue Manasco

Larry Gene Manasco, age 67, and his loving wife of 45 years, Cloma Sue Manasco, age 66, passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 at their home. Larry was born on Tuesday, October 9, 1951 to Dewel Lowell and Lula Youmans Manasco in Mena, Arkansas and Cloma Sue was born on Wednesday, January 21, 1953 to Robert Lee and Rodena Hicks ...

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A.C. Billings, Jr.

Mr. A.C. Billings, Jr. age 89, of Mena, Arkansas went to his Heavenly home on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. A.C. was born in Knott, Texas on December 14, 1929 to Asa Clinton Billings and Willie Mae Kitchens Billings. A.C. was a lover of life and lived it to the fullest. He enjoyed woodworking, fishing and hunting. He always had a ...

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