Kathryn “Kathy” Land Brown

Kathryn “Kathy” Land Brown, 45, of Lexington, Tennessee, formerly of Crossett, died on October 14, 2017 at the Henderson County Community Hospital in Lexington, Tennessee. Mrs. Brown was a 1991 graduate of Crossett High School and the manager at the Shoe Show Store for 14 years. Raising her son and family were everything to her and she was willing to take on any challenge. She was an active person, enjoyed the outdoors and she loved … Continued

Velma Frances Teutsch

Velma Frances Teutsch, 71, of Crossett, passed away peacefully on Friday, October 13, 2017, at her home. She was born on May 24, 1946 in El Paso, Texas, to the late James H. and Laura Rodgers Parker. Mrs. Teutsch was a homemaker and loved being outdoors fishing or hunting. She enjoyed making many arts and crafts, including making homemade quilts, but her favorite times were spent at family gatherings, spending time with her children, and … Continued

Cynthia Kay McFalls

Cynthia Kay McFalls, 63, of Rogers, passed away on October 10, 2017 at T. Boone Pickens Cancer Hospital in Dallas, Texas. She was born November 12, 1953 in Star City to Thomas Jefferson and Onita Ollar McFalls. Cynthia was a former member of the First Baptist Church in Star City and Dumas and a member of Cross Church Pinnacle Hills in Rogers. She was a 1971 graduate of Dumas High School and attended the University … Continued

Rickey Wayne Boyd

Rickey Wayne Boyd, 58, of Warren, died on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at the Bradley County Medical Center in Warren. He was born on November 6, 1958 in Pine Bluff and was the son of the late Lzie Boyd and Lola Mae Jones Boyd. Mr. Boyd was raised and educated in New Orleans, Louisiana then moved to Pine Bluff. He was an employee of the Warren Public School district as a bus driver and a … Continued

Willie Joe Jones

Willie Joe Jones, 81, of Crossett passed away on October 10, 2017 at Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock. He was born on April 22, 1936 in Laran, Louisiana to his late parents, Royal S. Jones and Chlorene Callaway Jones. Mr. Jones was retired from G. P. Tissue Mill and was a member of West Crossett Missionary Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lucy Jones; a … Continued

Michael Anthony Ratterree

Michael Anthony “Jethro” Ratterree, 54, of Star City, passed away on October 10, 2017 with his loving family beside him Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. He was born on July 11, 1963 in Dumas to the late Billy Charles Ratterree and Patricia Johnson Quickel. He loved his family and deer hunting. He was a truck driver and at an early age he loved being behind the wheel of a Peterbilt. Survivors include his … Continued

Marla Rae Yarbrough

Marla Rae Yarbrough, 35, of Star City, died on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. She was born on August 4, 1982 in Pine Bluff to Billy Allen Yarbrough and the late Mary Moore Yarbrough. Marla started her career as an E.M.T and decided to pursue a career in nursing, where she could continue helping people. Marla had a passion for softball and loved all sports. She was a … Continued

Shirley Temple Forrest

Shirley Temple Forrest, 57, of Wilmar, passed away on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Baptist Health Hospital in Little Rock. She was born on May 17, 1960 in El Dorado to the late William Temple and Etta Lambert Temple. She was a retired LPN, a homemaker and a Christian. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Neeley. Survivors include three sons, Josh Forrest and wife Joni of Wilmar, … Continued

Wilbert P. Fitch

Wilbert P. Fitch, 74, of Fountain Hill, died on October 9, 2017 at the Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. Mr. Fitch was a native of New Orleans, Louisiana and a resident of Houma, Louisiana for many years. He was a tug boat captain and a truck driver and a member of the Hamburg First United Pentecostal Church. He enjoyed cooking Cajun food for his family and friends and spending time with his children and grandchildren. … Continued

Gary Lynn Thompson

Gary Lynn Thompson, 64, of Star City, passed on Monday, October 9, 2017. He was born on December 14, 1952 in Star City to Louise Drake Thompson and the late Garvin Thompson. He was a 1970 graduate of Star City High School, a member of the First Baptist Church of Star City where he was a Deacon and the director of the Adult 2 Department. He was a charter member of the Pine Hill Hunting … Continued