Rev. Lonzo McCline was born Aug. 9, 1934 to the late George and Ella McCline in Chicago. Moving to Forrest City as a child, he was raised by the late Willie and the late Mary Lee Hamilton.
Mr. Orville Mathews of Athens, Ala. and formerly of Gill, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, at Huntsville Hospital in Huntsville, Ala.
Mrs. Evelyn Burrows Dunn, age 89, of Forrest City, died Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014, at the St. Bernard’s Hospital in Jonesboro. She had been in the hospital for the past four days.
Mrs. Coy Lee Laney age 83, of Forrest City, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at the Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis after a short illness.
Mrs. Janice Jean Martin, age 73, of Forrest City, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at St. Bernard’s Hospital in Jonesboro.
Mr. James Ray Harris, age 81, of Wynne, passed away Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at his home.
Lois Ellis Walker of Forrest City, whose life spanned a century plus five years, died peacefully on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, under the watchful eye of Thelma Woods, her longtime caregiver and family aide.
Mr. Cleo Bryant, age 84, of Arlington, Tenn., and formerly of Marianna, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, after a brief illness.
Mr. Calvin “Punkin” Dukes Jr., age 59, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2014. He was born Jan. 31, 1955, in Forrest City, the son of Georgia Ann Brazille Dukes and Calvin Dukes Sr., both of whom preceded him in death.
Mr. Homer Mitchell, age 96, of Marianna, passed away Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014. He was born Thursday, July 18, 1918, to Sidney Mitchell and Leavy Walker Mitchell in Goodwin.