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Imogene Taylor Maechler & Richard Vincent Morris Maechler

Imogene Taylor Maechler, age 85, passed in her home with her family by her side on February 19, 2017.  She was born in Bolivar, Tennessee on March 26, 1931 to the late Rainey Columbus Taylor and Mittie Ann Roberts Taylor. She was a Godly woman who dedicated her life to God pastoring The Whole Council of God Church, Inc. for ...

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Deborah Ann Hendricks Pierce

Deborah Ann Hendricks Pierce, age 66, of Elkton, MD, passed away peacefully and surrounded by family, on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Born in Fort Lee, VA, on June 14, 1950, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Patsy Hendricks. Mrs. Pierce touched countless lives throughout her career as a teacher. She taught all ages, including Kindergarten classes at ...

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Peggy Louise Williamson Johnson

Peggy Louise Williamson Johnson, age 90, of Mena passed away Saturday, February 18, 2017 in Mt. Ida, Arkansas. Peggy was born August 13, 1926 in Cimarron, Kansas to the late Eugene Williamson and the late Florence Bates Williamson. She was married to the late Thomas Johnson and worked in the clerical field as a profession. Peggy was a member of ...

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Bonnie Harrison

Mrs. Bonnie Harrison, age 83 of Mena, left this world, to be with her Lord and Savior, Saturday, February 18, 2017 at her home. Bonnie was born March 25, 1933 in Tribby, Oklahoma to the late H.E. and Cora Bissell. She was married to the late Clifford Harrison and was a loving housewife. Bonnie worked as a retail cashier for ...

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Billy Wayne Blanton

Billy Wayne Blanton, age 82, of Mena, died Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Mena Regional Health System. He was born on Friday, November 9, 1934 to Samuel Houston and Susie Elzora Brock Blanton in Vandervoort, Arkansas. Billy was a professional musician most of his life. He was a country western singer and received the Key to the City of Mena ...

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David Edward Frachiseur

Mr. David Edward Frachiseur, age 70, a resident of Grannis, Arkansas, passed from this life, Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at his home in Grannis. He was born to Math Christopher and Rena Elizabeth Reid Frachiseur on January 28, 1947 in Grannis. He married the love of his life, Elizabeth Ann Bismark on August 25, 1967 at the Wickes Methodist Church ...

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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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Madge Carper Johnson

Madge Carper Johnson, age 94, of Mena Arkansas, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 5, 2017 at St. John’s Home in Rochester, New York. She was born on September 25, 1922 in Hatfield Arkansas to the late Alex & Dora Carper. Her family moved to Mena when Madge entered high school. She worked for her family at their store in ...

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King H. Bisbee

Mr. King H. Bisbee, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away in the early morning hours of February 11, 2017 from a short bout with cancer. He was born in Pryor, Oklahoma to the late Lewis Henry Bisbee and Mary Lucinda Tucker Bisbee. King grew up in Depression style on a farm around Vandervoort, Arkansas. After working with the Civilian Conservation Corps at Shady, ...

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Bernice Marie Barton

Bernice Marie Barton, age 93, of Sachse, Texas, formerly of Mena, died Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at her home.  She was born on Saturday, December 1, 1923 to Andrew and Vivian Dunlap Swafford in Amarillo, Texas. Bernice was a devoted mother with a big servant’s heart; always wanting to be a blessing to her family and others.  She loved crocheting ...

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