Robert Maier Smith

Robert Maier Smith, 91, of McGehee, died April 14, 2014. He was born on February 7, 1923, at McGehee and was the son of Jennie Lee Maier Smith and James Moses Smith. Mr. Smith’s grandparents, America Jane and Fred Maier were original settlers of McGehee. He was a lawyer for 49 years during which he practiced law with his father and brother. He was McGehee Municipal Judge for 16 years. He was a World War … Continued

Kimberly Harrison Bohlmann

Kimberly Louise Harrison Bohlmann, 39, of Star City, died April 13, 2014 at her home. She was an LPN, a member of Eagle Heights Worship Center in Springfield, Mo. and attended First Free Will Baptist Church in Star City. She was born November 17, 1974 at Warren. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Adam and Helen Louise Harrison and maternal grandparents, Joe and Ruth Pope. Survivors include her father, Calvin Harrison; mother, … Continued

Brian Anthony Morgan

  Brian Anthony Morgan, 29, of McGehee, died April 13, 2014, at McGehee. Mr. Morgan worked as a farm hand and was a Baptist. He was born April 1, 1985 in Greenville, Miss. and was the son of Willie Stokes and Carolyn Morgan Whittington. Survivors are his wife, Kathleen Sue Roberts Morgan; son, Samuel Morgan; daughter, Annie Morgan all of McGehee; his parents, Willie Stokes and wife, Leah of McGehee, and Carolyn Whittington and husband, … Continued

Betty Marie Walthall

  Betty Marie Walthall, 70, of Hamburg, died April 13, 2014 at her residence. Mrs. Walthall was a native of Oak Grove, La. and a resident of Hamburg for the past 35 years. She was a homemaker and a member of the Fountain Hill First Baptist Church. She loved her grandchildren and spending time with her family. She enjoyed fishing and watching deer feed in her yard. She is preceded in death by a grandson, … Continued

Betty Gail Wyles

Betty Gail Wyles, 80 of Monticello passed away on April 13, 2014 at the Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. She was a housewife, a retired Burlington Industries employee and a member of the Second Baptist Church of Monticello. Mrs. Wyles was born on December 11, 1933 in Uniontown, Ala. and was the daughter of the late Otto Kenton Shedd and Lillie Belle Combs Shedd. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death … Continued

Terry Lynn Barley

Terry Lynn Barley, 53, of Dermott, passed away on April 12, 2014. Mr. Barley worked at Paul Michael’s for four years and formerly owned and operated B&B Construction. He was a member at Temple Baptist Church. He loved his family and loved wood working. He was born in Dermott on July 29, 1960 and was the son of Jean McCarver Barley and the late Wayman “Buck” Barley. In addition to his father, he was preceded in … Continued

Homer Pace

Homer Pace, 95, died on April 12, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family. He was born March 31, 1919 in Monticello. He was a 1939 graduate of Drew Central High School, a World War II veteran and a 1949 graduate of the University of Arkansas with a BS in Agriculture. Upon graduation from Drew Central, Mr. Pace served in the Civilian Conservation Corps from 1939 to 1941 before entering the United States Army … Continued

Bud Planchon

Bud Planchon, 51, a beloved husband, father, brother, firefighter, veteran, and friend, joined his Heavenly Father on Friday evening, April 11, 2014. Born on June 9, 1962, in Lebanon, Missouri, Bud is survived by his devoted wife and love of his life, Jane Sexton Planchon, and three children whom he adored: his son, Shane Logan, his stepson, Jon Madison Sexton, and the apple of his eye, his daughter, Olivia Kathryn Planchon. Bud is also survived … Continued

William Edward Owens

William Edward Owens, 48, of Monticello, passed away April 11, 2014 at his home. He was a truck driver for D H Forrest Logging and attended Cominto Baptist Church. He loved being a truck driver, was an avid hunter and fisherman, all around outdoorsman, but most of all, loved being with his wife, children, grandchildren, family and friends.   Mr. Owens was born February 12, 1966 in Tulare, Calif. He was preceded in death by his … Continued

Frances A. Smith

  Frances A. Smith, 79, of Warren, died April 11, 2014 at St. Vincent’s Infirmary in Little Rock. She was retired from LaDonna’s Sportswear and was a member of the Church of Christ. She loved to cook and an excellent quilter. Mrs. Smith was born August 13, 1934 at Brown, Okla. and was the daughter of the late John Dewey Burr and Florence Evelyn Stintson Burr. Also preceding her in death was her husband William … Continued