Doyle Sims

  Doyle Sims, 82, of McGehee, passed away on February 8, 2016 in Little Rock. He served in the Korean War, was a lifelong farmer, and served on the Riceland Food Board and Delta PCA. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Mr. Sims was born on May 3, 1933 in Scott County and was the son of the late Arthur and Zula Jones Sims. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his … Continued

Murry Lamar Davis

  Murry Lamar Davis, 62 of Monticello, passed away on February 6, 2016 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. He was retired from Drew County Detention Center, a United States Army Veteran of Vietnam, and a Baptist. Mr. Davis was born on November 2, 1953 in Dermott and was the son of the late Murry C. Davis and Marie Connard Davis. Survivors include two sons, Jeremy Davis and wife Amy of Banks and Bo Davis … Continued

Connie Ann Parker

Connie Ann Parker, 55, of Crossett, passed away on February 5, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. She was born on September 1, 1960 in Crossett and was the daughter of the late Chester Raymond and Gail Rice King. She enjoyed camping, fishing and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Gilbert King. Survivors include her husband of … Continued

Houston Lafay Barnett

  Houston Lafay Barnett, 76 of Dermott, passed away on February 5, 2016 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. He was a retired farmer and of the Baptist faith. Mr. Barnett was born on March 16, 1939 in Drew County and was the son of the late Sam Barnett and Annie Mae Holdcraft Barnett. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five sisters, Mattie Adcock, Beatrice Huff, Erla Mae Langston, Brooksie … Continued

Geraldine Burnett

  Geraldine Burnett, 61, of Star City, died on February 5, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. She was born November 8, 1954 in Pine Bluff and was the daughter of the William Theodore and Hazel Louise Venable Robertson. She was of the Baptist faith and was a homemaker. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death were her husband, Adrian Earl Burnett, Jr.;  and two brothers, Tommy Robertson and William Robertson. Survivors … Continued

Emory Lee Kemp

Emory Lee Kemp, 80, of Rison, died on February 4, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Mr. Kemp was a retired Air Force veteran, a self-employed electrician and a teacher for the Arkansas Department of Corrections. He was a member of Jacob Brump Masonic Lodge #160 in Pine Bluff, a lifetime member of VFW Post 55, and lifetime member of the Air Force Sergeants Association. He was born March 2, 1935 in Honolulu, Hawaii and … Continued

Jeffie Lois McGregor

  Jeffie Lois McGregor, 100, of Star City, died on February 4, 2016 at Gardner Nursing Center. in Star City. She was born December 22, 1915 in Lincoln County and was the daughter of the late Edgar Leroy and Allie Evelyn Butler Whitten. S Mrs. McGregor was a member of Holly Springs Missionary Baptist Church, a seamstress, and a caretaker. Also preceding her in death were her husband, Cecil McGregor; two brothers, Easel Whitten and … Continued

Rachel Yvone Waites Carpenter White

Rachel Yvone Waites Carpenter White, 82, of Wilmar, passed away on February 3, 2016 at her home. She was a retired manager of Cracker Box and a member of Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. She was born July 8, 1933 at Rye (Cleveland County) and was the daughter of the late John Henry Waites and Vera Elizabeth Rhodes Waites. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by the father of her children, Billy … Continued

Sue Capps Meador

Sue Capps Meador, of Dumas, passed away on February 3, 2016. She was born to Simon and Irene Cook Capps in Newcastle, Arkansas on January 31, 1930 and grew up in Heth, Arkansas where her parents farmed and also owned a general store. At an early age, Sue loved helping her dad farm and continued her love of farming throughout her life. During the 1937 flood, she developed hepatitis. Her parents were forced to take her … Continued

Betty Mae Mills Flowers

Betty Mae Mills Flowers, 87, of Monticello, passed away on February 3, 2016 at the Woods Health & Rehab in Monticello. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She was born on September 14, 1928 in Omaha, Nebraska. Mrs.Flowers was preceded in death by her husband, Joe Flowers; her parents; two sons, Raymond Flowers and George Edwards; one daughter, Virginia Graham; and two sisters. Survivors include one son, Bobby Toth and wife Linda … Continued