Major E. Smith, Jr.

Major E. Smith, Jr., 63, of Lake Village, passed away December 16, 2014 at Lake Village Rehab and Care Center in Lake Village. He was a 1969 graduate of McGehee High School and graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1973 with a degree in Political Science. He was born in Little Rock on August 14, 1951 and was the son of Margaret Louise Matthews Smith and the late Major Elmer Smith, Sr. In addition … Continued

William Buddy McGriff

  William Buddy McGriff, 85, of Star City died December 16, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. He was a member of Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church, a bus mechanic and bus driver for Star City Schools, a member of Pigeon Roost Hunting Club, an avid hunter and fisherman and was a jack of all trades. Mr. McGriff was born June 6, 1929 in Star City and was the son of the … Continued

Irma A. Sawyer Bolin

Irma A. Sawyer Bolin, 92, of Crossett, died on December 15, 2014 at the Stonegate Villa Health and Rehabilitation Center in Crossett. Mrs. Bolin was a native of the Milo Community outside of Hamburg and a resident of Crossett for the past 58 years. She was a homemaker and she worked for Tom Norsworthy at the Dollar Store. She was a member of Cloverdale Assembly of God Church. She enjoyed gardening, fishing, quilting and working … Continued

Kathy Jordan Martin

Kathy Jordan Martin, 57, of Crossett, died on December 15, 2014 at Cancer Treatment Center of America in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She was an employee for the University of Arkansas of Monticello where she taught adult education. Mrs. Martin was an active member of West Crossett Missionary Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school and AWANA. She was also a member of the Ladies’ Auxiliary. She was preceded in death by brothers-in-law, Roy Dannehl, Sr., Tom … Continued

Derrick Jermine Porter

Derrick Jermine Porter, 34, of Arlington, Texas, formerly of Lake Village, died December 13, 2014. He was a barber and a Baptist. Mr. Porter was a 1998 graduate of Lakeside High School in Lake Village and attended Mid Cities Barber College in Grand Prairie, Texas, where he completed classes to become a barber. He loved to play pool and was always playing in a pool tournament. He was preceded in death by a brother, Maurice … Continued

Clint Burton

  Clint Burton, 30, of Lake Village, passed away on December 13, 2014 in Knoxville, Tennessee. He was a welder and pipefitter, a member of Kappa Alpha Fraternity and enjoyed stock car racing. Mr. Burton was born December 14, 1983 in Lake Village and was the son of Sheryl Kay Ross Burton and the late Larry Burton. Survivors include his mother, Kay Burton of Monticello; a brother, Jeff Burton and wife, Kay along with their … Continued

Katie Sue Young Reep

  Katie Sue Young Reep, 84, of Warren, died on December 13, 2014 at Bradley County Medical Center. She was a homemaker and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. Mrs. Reep was born on April 22, 1930 at Rye and was the daughter of the late James Samuel Jim Young and Willie Hazel Ashcraft Young. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Leland Reep; her brothers, Floyd Dale Young, James Owen Young, … Continued

Gregory Jiles Reeves

  Gregory Jiles Reeves, 54, of Dumas, passed away on December 12, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. Mr. Reeves was born at Dermott on July 21, 1960 and was the son of the late Early and Alice Marie Brown Reeves. He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Catherine Preston Reeves of Dumas; sons, Joshua Roderick and Darrell Roderick, both of Dumas; daughters, Paige Roderick, Jade Roderick, Amanda Anderson, … Continued

Denver Hoyt Moncrief

Denver Hoyt Moncrief, 73, of McGehee, died on December 12, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. Mr. Moncrief was a retired farmer and a Baptist. He was born in Watson on October 7, 1941 and was the son of the Alvin and Alta Moncrief. In addition to his parents, Mr. Moncrief was preceded in death by a son, Mark Moncrief; and brothers, J. T. Moncrief and Donald Moncrief. Survivors include sons and … Continued

Karon Deloise Hill Carter

  Karon Deloise Hill Carter, 65, of Conway, formerly of Hamburg, died on December 12, 2014 in Rogers. Mrs. Carter was a native of Hamburg; a resident of Conway for the past 10 years and a former resident of Little Rock. She graduated from Hamburg High School in 1967 and Ouachita University in 1972. She was a homemaker, an artist, and enjoyed painting. She loved spending time with her family. She was preceded in death … Continued