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February, 2019

  • 15 February

    James W. Hudson

    James W. Hudson age 72 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, February 15, 2019 in Mena. James was born on January 25, 1947 in Henderson, Texas to the late Earl Dewayne Hudson and the late Vivian Lorene Williams Hudson. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.  James and Becky were married for fifty-two wonderful years. James loved ...

  • 15 February

    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 ...

  • 13 February

    Robin Lynn Krebbs

    Robin Lynn Krebbs Robin Lynn Krebbs age 58 left this life Thursday, February 7, 2019 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Robin was born on August 04, 1960 in Lubbock, Texas to Charles and Junita Winfield Krebbs. Robin graduated from Shallowater High, where he was a member of the football team.  After graduating he worked for a private contractor mowing highway right of ...

  • 13 February

    Richard Roland Bistrican

    Richard Roland Bistrican, age 84, of Mena, Arkansas died Saturday, February 9, 2019 at the St. Vincent Hospital in Hot Springs. He was born on Thursday, March 15, 1934 to Joseph Martin and Mary Petak Bistrican in East Chicago, Illinois. Richard was of the Catholic faith and a member of the St. Agnes Catholic Church in Mena. He served proudly ...

  • 13 February

    Jeffrey Scott Bass

    Jeffrey Scott Bass age 53 of Mena, Arkansas passed away Friday, February 1, 2019 in Mena, Arkansas. Jefferey was born on November 10, 1965 in Santa Anna, California to the late Williamson Glenn Bass and the late Betty McCauley Bass.  He worked in Quality Control as an inspector at Nidec. He loved fast boats, cars and watching Nascar. He loved to ...

  • 13 February

    Jessie Ella Cassell

    Jessie Ella Cassell age 81, formerly of Mena, passed away Thursday, February 07 , 2019 in Clarion, Iowa. Jessie was born on February 28, 1937 to the late W.S. Peek and the late Ivy Dora Hughes Peek in the Township of Cedar and the County of Polk. Jessie was of the Baptist faith. She spent most of her life in ...

  • 13 February

    Nancy Josephine Werner

    Nancy Josephine Werner age 71 of Mena, Arkansas passed Monday, February 11, 2019 in Mena, Arkansas. She was born on December 22, 1947 in Danville, Illinois to the late William Wesley Doney and Betty Josephine Camp Doney. She worked as a Registered Nurse in the Medical profession. Nancy was married to David Werner. Nancy had a servant’s heart and loved ...

  • 6 February

    Gerald Lewis

    Gerald Lewis, age 77, of Pine Ridge, Arkansas died Monday, January 28, 2019 at the Mena Regional Health System. He was born on Saturday, September 20, 1941 to M.J. and Pearl Sherman Lewis in Mena, Arkansas. Gerald was a lifelong member of the Little Hope Baptist Church and enjoyed the simple things in life. He worked as a machinist and ...

  • 6 February

    Donnie Gene Smith

    Donnie Gene Smith age 67 of Mena, Arkansas passed away peacefully Tuesday, January 29, 2019 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas surrounded by his wife and children. Donnie was born on October 8, 1951 in Mena, Arkansas to the late James Franklin Looney and the late Louise Egger Looney. He was a loving and devoted husband to Regina Rowe Smith for 47 ...

  • 6 February

    Christopher Ford

    Christopher Ford age 21 of Mena, passed away Thursday, January 31, 2019 in Sheridan, Arkansas as a passenger while going to get his beloved Australian Shepherd puppy, “Chris, Jr.” Chris was born on June 28, 1997 in Vineland, New Jersey to Cynthia Mclellan.  Chris had many talents and enjoyed doing different things in his life. In Mena High School he played ...