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Steven Glen Richardson

Steven Glen Richardson age 55 of Hatfield, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, October 17, 2018 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Steven was born on December 8, 1962 in Phoenix, Arizona to the late Fred Richardson and Millie Vaughn Richardson. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy. Having a servants heart he liked to help people.   He also loved to ride ...

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Carl Wayne Smith

Carl Wayne Smith age 81, of Smithville, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2018 in Little Rock, Arkansas. Carl was born on April 13, 1937 in Ludlow, Oklahoma to the late Sherman K. Smith and the late Dorcie Nelson Smith. He worked in Construction and for the McCurtain County Road Department for many years, Carl was an avid story teller ...

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Judy Higgins Joyce

Judy Higgins Joyce age 51 of New Boston, Texas passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018 in Texarkana Texas. She was born on February 17, 1967 in Mena, Arkansas to the late John Higgins and Shirley Wright Moore. She was married to William Joyce for twenty-two years.  She worked at many things in her life, such as truck driver, cashier and other ...

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John Creed (J.C.) Moore

John Creed (J.C.) Moore, age 91, of Zafra, Oklahoma went to be with his LORD October 1, 2018 at his home.  J.C.  was born in Roaring Springs, Texas on September 15, 1927 to the late William F. (Bill) and Rosa Blackwell Moore.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, worked in the timber industry most of his life, and was a member ...

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Dorothy Jean Parker

Dorothy Jean Parker, age 95, of Wickes, Arkansas passed away October 4, 2018 in Mena, Arkansas. She was born July 28, 1923 in Smolan, Kansas to the late Algot Brown and the late Edna Jhelm Brown.  Dorothy proudly served her country during WW II in the Navy. Later years she became a LPN and was a wonderful seamstress.  She loved her family ...

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Mena Water Utilities to begin bi-annual water main flushing.

Mena Water Utilities will again be conducting their bi-annual water main flushing program during the week of October 8- October 12, 2018. Mena Water has scheduled the lines on the south side of Highway 71 including the Nunley and Board Camp areas for flushing on Monday and Tuesday. On Wednesday and Thursday the lines on the north side of Highway ...

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Mr. Roger Nunn, Sr.

Mr. Roger Nunn, Sr. Mr. Roger Louis Nunn, Sr., age 62, a resident of De Queen, died Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at his home. He was born to Fredrick Rollie and Betty Marie Reeves Nunn on August 19, 1956, in Lebanon, Oregon. He was employed by Tyson Foods and enjoyed fishing, CB radios and model cars. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Britta ...

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Amy Louise Pearce Keeling

Amy Louise Pearce Keeling, age 41, of Benton, Arkansas went to be with her Lord October 2, 2018.  Amy was born April 5, 1977 in Mena, Arkansas to Glenn Pearce and Madean Miller Pearce. She was united in marriage to John Keeling for 13 years.  She was a RN by profession.  Amy loved watching Dallas Cowboy’s football and enjoyed NASCAR and was an ...

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Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of September 23, 2018 through September 29, 2018 follow:

September 23, 2018 Patrick Don Bates, 45, of Norman was charged with possession of a controlled substance.  The arrest followed a call to the parking lot of a local retail store. September 24, 2018 Jack Ray Cannon, 24, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store. Leshonda Price, 34, ...

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Linda Marie Myers Claborn

Linda Marie Myers Claborn age 71 of Mena, Arkansas formerly of Hatfield, Arkansas passed away Friday, September 28, 2018 in Mena, Arkansas . Linda was born on October 7, 1946 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Russell B, Myers and the late Cleo “Peggy” Lutrell Bryant. She was married to the love of her life for 55 years, David Claborn. ...

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