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Floyd Watson Clark, Jr.

Floyd Watson Clark, Jr., 63, of Nashville, Arkansas passed away on Friday, March 10, 2017 in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was born on January 12, 1954 in Nashville, Arkansas, the son of the late Floyd Watson Clark, Sr. and Anita (Marshall) Clark. Floyd was an optimistic person with a positive attitude who loved people.  He was a leader, an encourager and ...

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Melvin Raymond Davison, Jr.

Melvin Raymond Davison, Jr., age 70, passed away on Feb. 5, 2017 at home with his family. He was born to the late Melvin Raymond Davison, Sr. and Stella Johanna Nolte in Harris County, TX on Feb. 14, 1946. He was an independent, professional truck driver and heavy equipment operator who specialized in hauling super heavy loads and was certified ...

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Kenneth Oliver Headley, Jr.

Kenneth Oliver Headley, Jr. age 74, of Cove, Arkansas passed away Monday, October 10, 2016 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. He was born February 21, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois to Kenneth Oliver Headley, Sr. and Helen Zimnowada Headley. He was married to Joan Milligan Headley and was the owner of Ouachita Mountain Rockhound Rockshop. He was a firefighter for 30 years ...

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Benedict “Joe” Joseph Osborne, Jr.

Benedict “Joe” Joseph Osborne, Jr., age 71, of Hatfield, Arkansas died Friday, September 2, 2016 at his home.  He was born Saturday, June 9, 1945 to Benedict Joseph Sr. and Orvella Mae Amos Osborne in Louisville, Kentucky. Joe, as he was known to all, was a man that loved his family and his country.  He served in Vietnam in the United ...

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Jury Convicts & Sentences Pruitt to 40 Years in Beating of 2-Year Old

BY LEANN DILBECK – It took a jury less than one hour to return with a guilty verdict for Gregory S. Pruitt on the charge of 1st Degree Battery in the assault on (then) 2-year old Gregg Stanga, Jr.   According to medical professionals who first assessed “lil’ Gregg,” as he was commonly referred to during testimony, he suffered a subdural ...

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Fred Benjamin Castleberry, Jr.

Fred Benjamin Castleberry, Jr., age 85, of Rocky, died Monday, December 28, 2015 in Mena. He was born on Saturday, October 11, 1930 to Fred Benjamin Sr. and Rebecca Stiger Castleberry in Orangeburg. Fred joined the United States Navy in 1948 and served 8 and 11 months then in 1957 he joined the United States Air Force and served 13 years ...

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James C. (J.C.) McMellon, Jr.

Mr. James C. (J.C.) McMellon, Jr., age 91, of Mena passed away Friday, November 27, 2015 in Mena. He was born May 31, 1924 in Ink, Arkansas to James Clarence McMellon, Sr. and Jewell Garrison McMellon.   As a young man he worked in the timber industry with his Dad and then as a Machine Operator for the Civilian Conservation Corps in ...

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James Duke Watts, Jr.

James Duke Watts, Jr., age 69, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Thursday, October 8, 2015 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. He was born in Meridian, Mississippi on February 4, 1946 to the late James Duke Watts, Sr. and the late Mary Jane Barnes Watts. He was lovingly married to Marsha Ann Strauss Watts and owned Vaughan Hardware Company. Duke served his ...

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Virgil A. Justice, Jr.

Virgil A. Justice, Jr. age 87, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Sunday, March 15, 2015 in Hot Springs, Arkansas. He was born July 17, 1927 in Wheat, Tennessee to the late Virgil A. Justice, Sr. and the late Mary Pickle. He was married to Mae Anderson Justice, Jr.  Mr. Justice was a member of Christ Church since 1966. He was ...

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Teddy Eugene Friend, Jr.

Teddy Eugene Friend, Jr., age 57, of Cove, passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2014 in Mena, Arkansas. He was born July 7, 1957 in Alameda, California to the late Teddy Eugene Friend, Sr. and the late Geannie Liles Friend. He was married to Meshelle Fielder Friend. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of the Eagles and a past member ...

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