Betty R. Cain

Betty R. Cain, 87, of Harrison passed away on February 15, 2017 at Mt. Vista Rehabilitation and Health Center surrounded by family, friends and loving caretakers. Mrs. Cain was a retired school teacher who taught for over 35 years at Eudora, Montrose, Ross Van Ness and Lake Village, all in southeast Arkansas. She was a former member of Scott Memorial United Methodist Church of Eudora, Arkansas and a current member of First Presbyterian Church in … Continued

Veleda Mae Donaldson Morgan

Veleda Mae Donaldson Morgan, 82, of Dumas passed away on February 15, 2017 in Monticello. She was born at Little Garnett on March 17, 1934 and was the daughter of the late, J.N. Donaldson and Estelle Blount Donaldson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, C.B. Morgan; one son, Larry Morgan; and three brothers, Junior, Roy and Bruce Donaldson. Mrs. Morgan was a member of Anderson Chapel Baptist Church. … Continued

Benny Ray “Buddy” Henley

Benny Ray “Buddy” Henley, 79, of McGehee, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017. He was born May 5, 1937 in Star City and was the son of the late Sidney Archie Henley and Ertie Northcutt Henley. Mr. Henley was a man of simple tastes and strong beliefs, as well as an avid outdoorsman. He worked hard for his family at the Glove Factory in McGehee and for the Highway Department in Mississippi and Arkansas. … Continued

Billy Joe Harmon

Billy Joe Harmon, 63, of Dumas passed away on February 14, 2017 in Dumas. He was born on November 2, 1953 in Tyronza, Arkansas and was the son of the late, Mose Harmon, Jr and Betty Crumley Harmon. He was a Baptist and a retired truck driver. Survivors are his wife, Susan Tedder Harmon of Dumas; two daughters, Kelly Burris of Dumas and Sally (Chris) Howard of White Hall; three sisters, Suzie Tucker of Star … Continued

Floyd Douglas Sullivan

Floyd Douglas Sullivan, 88, of the Rock Springs community in Drew County, passed away at his home on Monday, February 13, 2017. He was retired from Burlington Industries Maintenance Department and was a retired logger. He was a United States Army veteran and member of the Rock Springs United Methodist Church. Mr. Sullivan was born on November 20, 1928 in Drew County and was the son of the late William Floyd Sullivan and Marie Traylor … Continued

Roger Stephen Hayden

Roger Stephen Hayden, 64, of Crossett, died on Monday, February 13, 2017 in Mena, Arkansas. He was a member of the Arkansas National Guard and worked in the lumber industry for many years. Mr. Hayden was a native of Crescent City, California and a 1970 graduate of Crossett High School. He was a former resident of Fordyce and Nashville having moved back to Crossett 10 years ago. He loved Harley Davidson motorcycles, but spending time … Continued

Steena Witherington

Steena Witherington, 86, of Hamburg, died on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at the Stonegate Health and Rehabilitation Center in Crossett. Mrs. Witherington was a native of the Milo community and a resident of Hamburg for the past 60 years. She worked at Hamburg Shirt Factory and Boyd Nichols Store in Fountain Hill for many years. At an early age, she was very proficient at playing the piano and singing. She was a member of the … Continued

Wendell Eugene Ashcraft

Wendell Eugene Ashcraft, 74, of Hamburg, died on Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Cornerstone Hospital in Little Rock. Mr. Ashcraft was a native of Prescott and a resident of Hamburg for the past 42 years. He was a automotive technician who worked at Jr. Meeks Chevrolet, Ashley Motor Company and Hennington Chevrolet. He was a member of the Promise Land Missionary Baptist Church. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed shooting and … Continued

Deborah Johnson Arrington

Deborah Johnson Arrington, 60, of Monticello, passed away on February 9, 2017 at Belleview Nursing and Rehab Facility in Monticello. She was born April 25, 1956 in Drew County to the late Gurvis and Bonita Finnell Johnson. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by one sister, Paula Sue Johnson. She was a retired Registered Nurse who worked at Drew Memorial Hospital for 32 years and was of the Missionary Baptist … Continued

Helen Jean Duke Croswell

Helen Jean Duke Croswell of Panama City, Florida, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017, at her home with her beloved son, Adam Croswell, by her side. She was born in Dermott on October 22, 1949 and graduated from Hamburg High School in 1967. She furthered her education and graduated from The University of Arkansas at Monticello with a Bachelor of Science in Education. Her career began as an educator which led to social work. … Continued