Marquerita Dillard

Marquerita Lashell Dillard, age 41, was born July 27, 1975, in Forrest City to Rosie M. Mays and the late John Dillard Sr. She departed from her earthly journey on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016.

Emmitt Jones

Mr. Emmitt Jones, age 60, of Forrest City, died Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.

Viola Lee

Mrs. Viola Lee, age 71, of Forrest City, died Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, in Cross County. Mrs. Lee was born Feb. 4, 1945, in Colt to the late Mr. Odell Haggans Sr. and Mrs. Pecola Johnson Haggans. Survivors are her children, one daughter, Angela Lee of Conway, and seven sons, Lewis Lee of St. Ann, Mo., Derrick Lee, James Lee, Edward Lee and Jonathan Lee, all of Forrest City, Quincey Lee of Colt and Carl Lee of Wynne; three brothers, Odell Haggans Jr., Robert Haggans and Charles Haggans, all of Colt; 12 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and many other relatives and friends. The funeral service for Mrs. Lee will be at … Continued

Franklin Thigpen

Mr. Franklin Thigpen, age 70, of Palestine, died Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016, at the Des Arc Nursing and Rehab in Des Arc. He had been in poor health for the past year and a half.

Bryan Greer Collins

Bryan Greer Collins died Saturday, Aug. 6, 2016, at the age of 76. Mr. Collins was born Dec. 18, 1939, in Memphis, to Ellis Morgan Collins Sr. and Helen Greer Collins.

Delphia Lee Freligh

Delphia Lee “Pat” Freligh, age 83, of Paragould, died Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016, at the NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro.

Arthur Hacker

Mr. Arthur Hacker, age 84, of Forrest City, died Monday, Aug. 8, 2016, at his home in Forrest City.

Lat Lester Autry

Mr. Lat Lester Autry Jr., age 75 of Wheatley, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, in McCrory.

Mildred Harp

Mrs. Mildred Harp, age 85, of Forrest City, died Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at the Baptist Hospital in Memphis. She had been in the hospital for the past two days.

Harold Wayne Holland

Mr. Harold Wayne Holland was born June 20, 1959 in Palestine. He was the second child of his parents Charles and Juanita Stidum Holland, who preceded him in death. Harold was affectionally known as Hal or Wayne, but loved the name Papa most of all.