Dillon Reid Wooten

Dillon Reid Wooten, 21, of Monticello, passed away on November 24, 2015 at his home. He was born on May 6, 1994 in Pine Bluff. He was a senior at the University of Arkansas at Monticello and a very active member of Rose Hill Free Will Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Thomas D. and Margaret Wooten and Ronald Gene Beard; and his great-grandparents, J. B. and Carrie Bea Beard and … Continued

Louise Gill Hubbard

Louise Gill Hubbard, 84, of Monticello, passed away on November 19, 2015 at her home. She was born January 8, 1931 at Fordyce and was the daughter of the late George Wesley Gill and Nancy Ora Hearne Gill. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers, James Gill, Louis Gill, William Gill, George Gill and Clyde Gill; and two sisters, Francis Broome and Genice Launius. After graduating from Fordyce High School … Continued

Esther Lola Watt

Esther Lola Watt, 74, of Crossett, died on November 18, 2015 at the Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett. Mrs. Watt was a native of Wilmot and a resident of Crossett for the past 40 years. She worked at Baker’s Pharmacy for a number of years and was a member of the Unity Baptist Church. She was a Chihuahua dog breeder and animal lover. She was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, … Continued

Gary Worley

Gary Worley, 71, of Wilmar passed away on November 18, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. He was born in Kansas City, Missouri on August 16, 1944 and was the son of the late Frances Raymond Worley and Bonnie Laughlin Worley. Mr. Worley was a retired construction worker having served as carpenter superintendent. He was a member of the Teamsters Union and Green Hill Community Baptist Church where he was devoted to serving through … Continued

Vera Mae Bonnette Jackson

Vera Mae Bonnette Jackson, 93, of Crossett, passed away on November 17, 2015 at Stonegate Villa Health & Rehabilitation. Vera earned her GED at age 62. She was a 50-plus year member of the Crossett Eastern Star Chapter 303 and also the American Legion Auxiliary Post 111 in Crossett. She taught Sunday school classes for teenagers and Senior Ladies for many years at her church.  She also worked as a caregiver for others. She was … Continued

Wanda Gwyn Fullbright

Wanda Gwyn Fullbright, 53, of Star City died on November 17, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. She was born August 1, 1962 in Pine Bluff. She attended Overcoming Faith Worship Center in Star City. Preceding her in death were her father, Ellis Fullbright; two brothers, Terry Fullbright and Lester Fullbright; and grandmother, Lenora Henley-Cogbill. Survivors include her mother, Mary Fullbright of Star City; brother, Greg (Tonya) Fullbright of Star City; sister, … Continued

Jadyn Watkins

Jadyn Watkins, 11, of Burleson, Texas, died Sunday, November 15, 2015 in Hamburg. She was a native of Arlington, Texas and a resident of Burleson, Texas for the past 10 years. She attended the Donna Shepard Intermediate School where she was a straight “A” student. She loved to play basketball and soccer and was a member of the Texas Lighting Soccer Team. She was an avid animal lover and protector. She enjoyed drawing, listening to … Continued

Willie Faye Scucchi

Willie Faye Scucchi, 73, of Lake Village, passed away on November 15, 2015 at Chicot Memorial Medical Center in Lake Village. She was a retired shipping supervisor at the Lake Village Factory for years, a member and pianist at Southside Missionary Baptist Church, a Boy Scout leader and a bowling league member. She was born November 22, 1941 in England, Arkansas and was the daughter of the late T.E. (Teddy) Horne and Lottie Holladay. Survivors … Continued

Diane Gillison

Diane Gillison, 72, of Lake Village died on November 11, 2015. She was a school counselor for the Garland, Texas School District for many years before returning to Lake Village to retire. She attended Lake Village Schools and was a graduate of the University of Arkansas where she was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church and was very active serving as an elder and … Continued

Johellene Griffin

Johellene Griffin, 67, of Crossett, passed away on November 14, 2015 at her residence. She was born on July 15, 1948 in Crossett and was the daughter of the late Josie Vell and Bertha Mae Robinson Johnson. Mrs. Griffin had been a security guard for the Georgia Pacific Chemical. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her survivors include her husband of 35 years, Oliver Griffin of Crossett; three daughters, Jacqueline Johnson of Jacksonville, … Continued