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October, 2019

  • 23 October

    Myron “Mike” Green

    Myron “Mike” Green passed away at the age 89 at Mena, Arkansas on the 15 day of October 2019 to join his loving wife Donna. He was born on the 7th day of September 1930 in Milbank, South Dakota to the late Henry and Adela Green. Mike was united in marriage to the late Donna M. Grengs Green.  He was ...

  • 23 October

    Mark Alexander Solomon

    Mark Alexander Solomon, 32, of Mena, Arkansas died Tuesday, October 15, 2019. Alex was born on Wednesday, December 3, 1986 to Mark Spencer Solomon and Carlene Ledford Fagan in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Alex liked to live fast and was always happy and smiling. He enjoyed tinkering on motorcycles and dirt bikes and made a living from mechanic work on all ...

  • 23 October

    Charlotte Louise Blake

    Charlotte Louise Blake age 79 of Smithville, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, October 15, 2019 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas. She was born on September 14, 1940 in Smithville (Brushy Ridge), Oklahoma to the late John Kentford Boyd and the late Dora Angeline Threatt Boyd.  She was married to Tommy Gene Blake. She loved and enjoyed cooking, camping and just being outdoors ...

  • 23 October

    Alma JoAnn Bailey

    Mrs. Alma JoAnn Bailey, age 86, passed away Friday morning, October 11, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Hatfield, AR on November 25, 1932, a daughter of the late Luther and Roma Lee Page and one of fourteen children. She was a long term resident of Smithville, OK. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 ...

  • 16 October

    Geraldine M. Gregor

    Geraldine M. Gregor, age 83, of Hatfield, Arkansas, died Thursday, October 10, 2019 in Pencil Bluff, Arkansas. She was born on Thursday, July 30, 1936 to Lester Wittig and Alice Lenhardt Wittig in Erin, Wisconsin. Lester and Alice were married on November 11, 1933 and after Alice passed away shortly after Geraldine’s birth in 1936. Lester lived with his parents ...

  • 16 October

    Sarah “Sally” Frances Nystrom

    Sarah “Sally” Frances Nystrom, age 78, of Mena, Arkansas, died Saturday, September 28, 2019 at the Mena Regional Health System in Mena. She was born on Friday, February 14, 1941 to Joseph and Frances King in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Sally had a servant’s heart and loved helping anyone in need. She was a friend to many and loved her family and ...

  • 16 October

    Ethel Jane Donica

    Ethel Jane Donica passed away Thursday, October 3rd, 2019, in Franklin, TN, just south of Nashville, after a battle with Parkinson’s Disease. Mrs. Donica is survived by her four children, seventeen grandchildren, and thirty great-grandchildren. “Jane” to those who knew her, Mrs. Donica was born on August 28, 1933, to Buddy Moses and Annie Fortner, two field hands who lived ...

  • 16 October

    Iva Leah Egger

    Iva Leah Egger, age 88, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, October 11, 2019 in Mena. She was born October 10, 1931 in Opal, Arkansas to the late Cooper Samuel Standridge and the late Osie Elvira Bates Standridge.  She was united in marriage to Odell Egger until his passing.  Mrs. Egger was a housekeeper for various businesses in Mena over ...

  • 16 October

    Onetta Mae Gentry

    Onetta Mae Gentry age 91 of Grannis, Arkansas passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in Mena. Onetta was born on March 03, 1928 in Wickes, Arkansas to the late Mark Roberts and the late Florence Sullivan Roberts. She was married to Oden Anderson Gentry for 72 years until his passing on August 27, 2017. Onetta was a wonderful cook and ...

  • 16 October

    Vonetha Jo Rostollan

    Vonetha Jo Rostollan age 51 passed into eternal life Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the age of 51. Vonetha was born July 09, 1968 in Mena Arkansas, but was raised in Texarkana, Arkansas.  She graduated from Texarkana College School of Nursing and worked for Christus-St. Michael Hospital many years before becoming a travel nurse specializing in labor and delivery. Vonetha ...