Bobby N. Reep

Bobby N. Reep, 73, of Monticello, formerly of Warren, passed away on September 19, 2017 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born July 10, 1944 at Warren, to the late Roy Reep and Era Pinchard Reep. Mr. Reep was employed by Johnsville Company. He was a United States National Guard veteran, a Christian and member of Calvary Baptist Church in Warren. In addition to his parents, Mr. Reep was preceded in death … Continued

William “W.J.” Jessie McKiever

William J. “W.J.” McKiever, 81, of Monticello passed away September 19, 2017. W. J. was born the youngest child into the loving home of George William and Bessie Lee Jordan McKiever on July 20, 1936 in the Prairie Grove Community. He was nicknamed “Jay” by his parents and siblings, attended Prairie Grove School through the 7th grade until he transferred to Drew Central. He graduated with honors in 1954, lettering in baseball, basketball and track. … Continued

Charles White

Charles White, 83, of Hamburg, died on September 19, 2017 at the Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett. Mr. White was a native of Fountain Hill and a resident of Hamburg for most of his life. He was a 1952 graduate of Fountain Hill High School and a veteran of the United States Army. He worked for the Mississippi River Transmission Corporation for 35 years, retiring in 1989. He was a member of the First … Continued

Michael Carl Tucker

Michael Carl Tucker, 60, of Star City, died on September 17, 2017 at his home. He was a retired lieutenant for the Arkansas Department of Corrections and retired from the Arkansas National Guard. He loved hunting and fishing. Mr. Tucker was born on February 10, 1957 in Blytheville to the late Carl Cleveland and Lynnie Ray Tucker. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Tucker. Survivors include a … Continued

Columbus Junior Reed

Columbus Junior Reed, 56, of McGehee, passed away on September 15, 2017. He was born in Monticello on February 10, 1961 to the late Never and Lenora Kemper Reed. He lived with his parents until their death. His mother died when he was two and his mother died in 1973. Mr. Reed lived with his grandfather, Julius Smith, until his health condition declined, resulting in him going to the nursing home. Mr. Reed was admitted … Continued

Lottie M. Croswell

Lottie M. Croswell, 96, of Crossett, passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017, at the Cherry Ridge Skilled Nursing Facility in Bastrop, Louisiana. She was born in Ashley County on January 15, 1921, to her parents, Bob and Geneva Maxwell. Mrs. Maxwell was a seamstress who sewed for her family and professionally. Her greatest masterpieces include the beautiful dresses she made for her granddaughters and great-granddaughters. She worked in retail at Harrison’s Clothing Store in … Continued

Henry Vance Sipes

Henry Vance Sipes, 80, of Warren, died on September 15, 2017, at his home. He was born on September 17, 1936, in Hermitage and was was the son of the late Henry Edward Sipes and Ruby Faye Hester Sipes. He was baptized on June 13, 2008, as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He was a retired road construction worker and heavy equipment operator. Mr. Sipes is survived by his wife of 55 years, Joyce Mann Sipes; … Continued

Mary Bernice Carter

Mary Bernice Carter, 83, of Sheridan, passed away on September 15, 2017 at Arkansas Hospice-St. Vincent’s in Little Rock. Mrs. Carter was retired from Burlington Industries and Ray’s. She enjoyed crocheting, coloring books and dearly loved her dog, Betty. She was a Baptist. Mrs. Carter was born on August 23, 1934 in Crossett to the late Joseph James Hall and Bessie Mae Wallace Hall. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by … Continued

Cherie Kellum Prince

Cherie Kellum Prince, 63, of Monticello, passed away on September 15, 2017 at the Woods Nursing & Rehab in Monticello. She was born March 24, 1954 in Monticello to the late Charles Edward “Ed” Kellum and Pasty Ruth Barnett Kellum. She was a retired dietitian at The Woods Nursing & Rehab, a sales clerk, and a Baptist. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Ricky Kellum and Jamie Kellum. … Continued

Horace Junior

Horace Junior, 77, of Monticello passed away on September 14, 2017 at Belle View Nursing and Rehab in Monticello. He was born on July 12, 1940 in Lacey, Arkansas to late Robert and Verlie Miller Junior. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Junior. Mr. Junior confessed his life to Christ at an early age and was a member of Promise Land Baptist Church. He attended Lacey public … Continued