Chantz Logan West

Chantz Logan West, infant son of Markus West and Nicole Adams, died October 18, 2014 at his home. He was 16 days old. He was preceded in death by maternal great-grandfather, Bobby Adams, great-grandparents, Rita Pratt Hill and B.J. Hill. Survivors include his mother, Nicole Adams of Monticello; his father, Markus West of Grady; two sisters, Aleiah Hope of Monticello and Paris West of Pine Bluff; three brothers, Taishaiuhn West of Pine Bluff, Bobby Cole … Continued

Floyd W. White

Floyd W. White, 67, of Lake Village, died October 17, 2014. He was the Chicot County Sheriff for many years before retiring. Mr. White was born on January 16, 1947 in Cedar Bluff, Mississippi and was the son of the late Earl H. White and the late Mildred Blake White. Survivors are his wife of 47 years, Margaret “Beth” Bariola White of Lake Village; one son, Gregory W. White and wife, Jennifer, of Fayetteville; two … Continued

Gladys Ogden Scott

Gladys Ogden Scott, 90, of Monticello, passed away October 13, 2014 at her home. She was a homemaker and member of Faith Missionary Baptist Church. Mrs. Scott was born June 10, 1924 in Clarksville and was the daughter of the late Ebb Ogden and Thelma Strickland Ogden. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Scott; a son, Lee Scott; a daughter, Betty Rankin; a son-in-law, James Rankin; … Continued

Mable Geneva Windham

Mable Geneva Windham, 86, passed away on October 12, 2014 at the Desha County Hospital in McGehee. She worked for McGehee Industries for 20 years and formerly managed her family’s grocery store, Windham’s Food Store. She loved to sew, garden and quilt. She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in McGehee. Mrs. Windham was born on April 16, 1928 in Wellington, Texas and was the daughter of the late Albert M. and Carrie Lee … Continued

William Harrison Armour, Sr.

William Harrison Armour, Sr. died October 11, 2014 at Delta Regional Medical Center in Greenville, Mississippi. He was a retired instructor for the Great Rivers Vocational Technical School in McGehee and was the first black person elected to the Lakeside School Board in Lake Village. Mr. Armour attended college at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, however prior to graduating he joined the United States Navy. He later returned to college and earned degrees … Continued

LaDell Denise Scoby

LaDell Denise Scoby, 39, of Lake Village, passed away October 10, 2014, at Saline Memorial Hospital, in Benton. She was born February 5, 1975, at Chicot Memorial Hospital in Lake Village and was the daughter of Easter Wheeler Scoby and late Will Scoby, Sr. Survivors are two sons, Radale Scoby of Ft. Garden, Georgia, Marquis Scoby of Oak Grove, Louisiana; her mother, Easter Wheeler and husband, Billy of Dermott, Arkansas; grandmother, Clara Jasper of Lake … Continued

Ira Gene Burke

  Ira Gene Burke, 82, of Dumas, passed away October 10, 2014 in Dumas. Mr. Burke was the owner of General Tin Shop in Dumas for 31 years and was of the Assembly of God faith. He was born March 14, 1932 in Florence, Arkansas to the late Edgar Monroe and Flora Haynes Burke. In addition to his parents, he was preceded by a son, Steve Burke. Mr. Burke is survived by his wife, Ina … Continued

Helen Louise Reed

Helen Louise Reed, 88, passed away on October 9, 2014 at Lake Village Rehab and Care Center in Lake Village. She was the dietician for Eudora Public Schools for 33 years and was an excellent cook. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren, and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church of Eudora. Mrs. Reed was born on January 23, 1926 in Eudora and was the daughter of the late Floyd … Continued

Ernestine Inez Roberts

Ernestine Inez Roberts, 97, of Crossett, passed away on October 7, 2014 at the Ashley County Medical Center. Mrs. Roberts was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening and working with flowers. She always remembered to call friends and family to wish them a happy birthday or a happy anniversary. She was one of the founding members of First Church of God. Mrs. Roberts was born on July 23, 1917 in Ashley County and was the daughter … Continued

Elma Alford Stewart

Elma Alford Stewart, 97, of Star City, died on October 7, 2014 at the home of her daughter, Bonnie. Mrs. Stewart was a stay-at-home mom and was totally dedicated to her family. She was born February 19, 1917 in Lawrenceburg, Tennessee to the late Gillie and Elma Fautz Alford. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, James R. Stewart, Sr. Mrs. Stewart is survived by her … Continued