Mr. Bevie Lee Machen, age 95, of Forrest City, died at his home on Monday, Oct. 27, 2014.
Mr. Wilbur S. Wood, age 91, of Palestine, died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at his home after a short illness. He was born Jan. 25, 1923, in Palestine and was the son of Joe Wood and Minnie Beard Wood. Except for three-and-a-half years of service in the U.S. Navy during World War II and several years in Washington, D.C. when he served as the President of the National Rural Letter Carriers Association, he was a life long resident of the Palestine community. Mr. Wood attended Palestine schools and graduated in 1941. After graduation from Palestine High School, he joined the U.S. Navy and served in the Pacific theatre. Upon returning … Continued
Mr. Rudolph Lex Brown, of Pine Tree, passed away Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at the age of 73.
Mrs. Donna Busby Edwards, age 44, of Colt, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at N.E.A. Hospital in Jonesboro. She had been in poor health for the past year.
Mr. W. L. Laws, age 73, of Forrest City, died Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at Forrest City Medical Center in Forrest City.
Mrs. Sally Ann Boone Marus left this world for the eternal embrace of her Savior on Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, with family members by her side in Jonesboro. She succumbed peacefully after a brief struggle with an aggressive form of brain cancer.
Mr. Rickey Simmons, age 59, of Palestine, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at his home in Palestine. He had been in poor health for the past six weeks.
Mr. Frank Butler Sr., age 96, of Forrest City, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2014.
Mr. Manuel Dawson Jr., age 65, died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis.
Mr. Robert Nelson Sr., age 76, of Forrest City, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro.