Sue Myers Justice

Sue Myers Justice, 89, of Collins, passed away on April 27, 2016 in Baptist Hospital in Little Rock. She was born on January 31, 1927 in Kannapolis, North Carolina and was the daughter of the late Commie and Rosa Lee Jolly Myers of China Grove, North Carolina. She was a lifelong member of the Collins Baptist Church in Collins. Besides her parents, Mrs. Justice was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Charles … Continued

Viola Nowlen Lowery

Viola Nowlen Lowery, 75, of Monticello, passed away on April 27, 2016 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. She was a homemaker and a member First Freewill Baptist Church. Mrs. Lowery was born on June 13, 1940 in Drew County and was the daugher of the late Fred Nowlen and Mary Kathleen Williams Nowlen. Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Lowery; three nephews, Kerry Boykin, Andy Boykin and … Continued

Mildred Vincent

  Mildred Vincent, 88, of Monticello, passed away on April 27, 2016 at the Woods of Monticello Health and Rehabilitation. She was born on December 12, 1927, in Drew County and was the daughter of the late Mack and Alberta Turner Smith. Mrs. Vincent received her formal education from Rose Hill School. She was a faithful member of Mt. Pleasant AME Church until she became ill. She was a member of Sunday School Class No. … Continued

Myrtle G. Tillman

  Myrtle G. Tillman, 73, of Warren, passed away on April 26, 2016 at her home. She was retired from Wal-Mart where she worked for 23 years. She also worked for A.V.A Vending for 18 years and Jack Winters in Warren. Mrs. Tillman was a member of the First Assembly of God Church and a graduate of the Banks High School. She was born on May 27, 1942 at Blue Springs near Banks and was … Continued

Mary Howard Weast

  Mary Howard Weast, 63, of Star City, died on April 26, 2016 at her home. She was a member of Yorktown First Freewill Baptist Church and was a products finisher for Central Moloney. She was born on December 25, 1952 in Jefferson County to the late Adam B. and Marie Turner Howard. Also preceding her in death were three brothers, John Howard, Jimmy Howard and James Howard; and two sisters, Marie Denton and Bertha … Continued

Dr. James William Willis

Dr. James William Willis, 77, of Little Rock, and loving father, grandfather, great grandfather, cousin, teacher, mentor, and friend, passed peacefully surrounded by family on April 25, 2016 at the Home Hospice Care Center in Little Rock. Dr. Willis was born and raised in Drew County. He served in the Army for three years, during which time he was a member of the Army Security Agency and a graduate of the Army Language School at … Continued

Ouita Jo Parker Reap

  Ouita Jo Parker Reap, 88, of Warren, died on April 25, 2016 at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Little Rock. She was born on February 18, 1928, in Cleveland County and was a daughter of the late James Rucker Parker and Florence Ethel Moseley Parker. She was a homemaker, former employee of Morgan & Lindsey, a member of Westside Baptist Church and the widow of Sammie Reap. Also preceding her in death were three brothers, … Continued

Bernice Gates Adams

  Bernice Gates Adams, 95, of Warren, died on April 24, 2016 at Chapel Woods in Warren. She was retired from Potlatch Corporation and a member Banks Missionary Baptist Church. Mrs. Adams was born February 9, 1921, at Gravelridge and was the daughter of the late Willie Ted Gates and Mable Dailey Gates. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in deathe by her husband, Barney Adams; four brothers, Alva Gates, Jimmy Gates, Ernie … Continued

Tammy Meeks Bolin

Tammy Meeks Bolin, 53, of Monticello, passed away Friday, April 22, 2016 at her home in Monticello. She was born on August 1, 1962 in Midland, Texas. She was the widow of Wayne Bolin, a pre-K para-professional at Drew Central Schools and a member of Mt. Pleasant Free Will Baptist Church in Hamburg. She was presently attending First United Methodist Church in Monticello. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her … Continued

Virgil Garland Paul Jones

  Virgil Garland Paul Jones, Sr., 88, of Gould, passed away on April 21, 2016 in Dumas. He was born in Casa, Arkansas on July 8, 1927 and was the son of the late, Orvil J. Jones and R Meda Osburn Jones. His wife Dora Fae Jones and one son, Virgil “Buster” Jones, Jr., also preceded him in death. Mr. Jones was Baptist and a retired area farmer. Survivors are a son, Frank “Shorty” Jones … Continued