Janice Forrest Sims

Janice Forrest Sims, 55, of Monroe, Louisiana, formerly of Monticello, died on May 24, 2015 at St. Francis Medical Center in Monroe. Mrs. Sims was a nurse for more than 20 years and was was employed at University Health Conway. She attended First West Church of West Monroe. She was preceded in death by her brother, Henry Lee Forrest and her parents, Daniel “Mitt” Forrest and Helen Forrest. Survivors include her husband of 22 years, … Continued

Christopher Shane Hill

  Christopher Shane Hill, 34, of Lake Village died May 22, 2015 at his home. He was born on March 5, 1981 in Lake Village and was the son of James Russell Hill, Sr. and the late Elvie Bernice Strickland Hill. Survivors are his father, James Russell Hill, Sr. of Lake Village; three brothers, James Russell Hill, Jr. and wife, Mary of Lake Village, Barry Hill and wife Melinda of Jonesboro, and Shannon Hill and … Continued

Charles E. Grogg

  Charles E. Grogg, 65, of Monticello, passed away on May 22, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello. He was a retired truck driver and was of the Methodist faith. Mr. Grogg was born June 17, 1949 in Kalamazoo, Michigan to the late Gerald Grogg and Ardath Kettinger Alley. Survivors include his wife, Julie Sutherland Grogg of Monticello; a son, Christopher “Chris” Sutherland and wife Colleen of Monticello; three daughters, Dawn Grogg Hagarty and … Continued

Tammie Hunnicutt Mabray

Tammie Hunnicutt Mabray, 55, of Dermott passed away on May 21, 2015 at McGehee Desha County Hospital. She was a program technician for the United States Department of Agriculture and a Baptist. She was born September 20, 1959 in Thibodaux, Louisiana and was the daughter of the late Floyd Hunnicutt, Jr. and Rosa Lee Jones Hunnicutt of Dermott. Survivors include her husband, Harris Mabray of Dermott; a step-son, Cliff Mabray of Benton; a step-daughter, Dee … Continued

George Lawson

  George Lawson, 67 of Star City died May 21, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. He was born October 8, 1947 in Pine Bluff to the late Walter and Dorothy Chesney Lawson. He attended Overcoming Faith Worship Center in Star City and was a retired mechanic. Also preceding him in death were two brothers, James Lawson and Frank Lawson; and a sister, Evelyn Lunsford. Survivors include a son, Bubba Lawson of Woodlawn; a daughter, … Continued

Sue Broyles

Sue Broyles, 78, of McGehee, died Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Pinewood Nursing Home in Crossett. She worked at DanTan Company for many years before retiring. She was a longtime member of South McGehee Baptist Church, loved watching the Arkansas Razorbacks, fishing and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Mrs. Broyles was born on December 9, 1936 in Yell County to the late Clarence E. and Elsie French Cooper. Other than her parents, … Continued

Aubrey Sam Avants

  Aubrey Sam Avants, 59, of Woodlawn died May 20, 2015 at Central Arkansas Veteran’s Healthcare System in Little Rock. He was a Vietnam veteran with the United States Army and was retired from the Pine Bluff Arsenal, where he was a chemical disposer. He was also a retired truck driver and was a member of the “Red Neck Hunting Club” on the White River. He loved to hunt and fish and have fellowship with … Continued

Zaylee Jánice Caldwell and Zavion Jamaal Caldwell

  Zaylee Jánice Caldwell and Zavion Jamaal Caldwell, infants of Robert Caldwell and Crystal Brewer of Crossett, passed away on May 19, 2015 at the Ashley County Medical Center. Survivors also include their maternal grandparents, Rev. Al and Ruby Brewer of Magnolia; paternal grandparents, Robert and Idella Caldwell Jr. of Crossett; great-grandparents, Cherry Davis of Magnolia, Anita Brewer of Magnolia, Robert  and Cora Mae Caldwell Sr. of Crossett, and a host of aunts, uncles and … Continued

Vera West Freer Wagnon

  Vera West Freer Wagnon, 97, of Warren died on May 19, 2015 at Bradley County Medical Center in Warren. She was a founding charter member of First Free Will Baptist Church and a homemaker. She was a Proverbs 31 woman, providing care and praying for family, friends and her community. Mrs. Wagnon was born on June 13, 1917 in Bradley County and was the daughter of the late Ervin West and Bessie Wright West. … Continued

Calvin Adams

  Calvin Adams, 82, of Lake Village died May 19, 2015 at his home in Lake Village. He served in the Army Reserves during the Korean War and was employed as an electrician and a farm hand for Bobby Miller until his retirement. Mr. Adams was born on March 27, 1933 in Baxter and was the son of the late Leroy and Georgia Strickland Adams. In addition to his parents, Mr. Adams was preceded in … Continued