Kathleen L. Palmer

Kathleen L. Palmer, 84, of Warren, passed away on Monday, February 20, 2017 at the Chapel Woods Health & Rehab in Warren. She was born January 28, 1933 in Drew County to the late Hosea and Iva Garrison Strickland. She was the widow of Richard Palmer, Sr., a retired nurse from the Human Development Center in Warren and was of the Pentecostal faith. In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in … Continued

Alvin Roy Slaughter

Alvin Roy Slaughter, 68, of Warren, died on Monday, February 20, 2017 at his home. He was a retired mechanic, a member of First Baptist Church. Mr. Slaughter was born on August 18, 1948, in Warren and was the son of the late Eunice Uriah Slaughter and Mattie Will Bryant Slaughter. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Ann Johnson Slaughter and a son, Terry Lynn Thomason. Survivors … Continued

Jane Hemme Hilton

Jane Hemme Hilton “Mama Jane”, 85, of Monticello, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at the Belleview Estates Nursing Home in Monticello. She was born November 26, 1931 in Dewitt to the late Elmer Hemme, Sr. and Sophia Williams Hemme. She was a kind and loving wife, mother, and grandmother who loved taking care of her grandchildren. She was an avid hunter of duck, deer, squirrel and any … Continued

Rosa Lee Sims Reynolds

Rosa Lee Sims Reynolds, 80, of Brandon, Mississippi passed away on February 17, 2017 at Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi. She was a 1954 graduate of McGehee High School, a licensed funeral director and a certified pre-need counselor for many years before retiring last year. She was a member of Crossgates United Methodist Church in Brandon, Mississippi. She was born on July 30, 1936 in Boles, Arkansas to the late Arthur Harrison and Zula … Continued

Louise S. Coody

Louise S. Coody, 90, of Crossett, passed away on Friday, February 17, 2017, at the Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock. She was born in Hamburg on July 1, 1926 and was the daughter of the late Johnnie and Rena Sweeney. She was a member of Egypt Missionary Baptist Church and enjoyed cooking, quilting, reading and visiting with family and friends. She worked at the Hamburg Shirt Factory and the fabric department at Wal-Mart for … Continued

L.A. Collins

L.A. Collins, 82, of Crossett, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. He was a retired school teacher and a member of the First Baptist Church. Mr. Collins was born on December 7, 1934 in Bald Knob and was the son of the late Linzie Virgil and Bessie Adalin Moody Collins. Survivors include his wife, Shirley Miles Collins; a son, David V. Collins of Allen, Texas; a … Continued

Thomas Alton Reap

Thomas Alton Reap, 83, of Dermott, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017. He worked for General Electric for 19 years, was vice-president of Voyager Insurance Company for nine years, and was a member of Arkansas City Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing. Mr. Reap was born June 1, 1933 in Rison and was the son of the late Neal and Edna Kimbrell Reap. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, … Continued

Johnny T. Miller

Johnny T. Miller, 64 of Pine Bluff, formerly of Monticello, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the Green House Cottage in Rison. He was born May 17, 1952 in Drew County, to the late Frank and Mary Green Miller. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Sharon Pierce Miller. He was a retired forklift operator for Arcelor Mittal having retired in 2014, a member of Enon Baptist Church and a volunteer … Continued

Jerry Thomas Sheppard

Jerry Thomas Sheppard, 80, of Lake Village died on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at his home. He was a United States Air Force veteran from 1955-1959 and was employed by Unites States Gypsum Company as a sales representative for 40 years. Mr. Sheppard was born on April 4, 1936 in Tchula, Mississippi. He was the son of the late Levi Thomas Sheppard and the late Julia (Shurlds) Sheppard. In addition to his parents, he was … Continued

Leo Nelms

Leo Nelms, 64, of Mist, died on February 16, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock. Mr. Nelms was a native and life long resident of Ashley County. He was a timber worker and a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Snyder. He loved spending time with family and friends. He enjoyed being outdoors and mud riding and hunting were his passion. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Sally Nelms … Continued