James W. Murtishaw

Mr. James W. ‘Jim’ Murtishaw, age 77, of Paragould, died Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015, at the Flo & Phil Jones Hospice Home in Jonesboro. He had been in poor health for the past two months.

Ruby Kathline Grifffin

Mrs. Ruby Kathline Griffin, age 90, of Hughes, died Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis. She had been in poor health for the past month.

Jean Chism Emerson

Mrs. Jean Chism Emerson passed away in Memphis on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015, at the age of 80.

Naomi Stephens Dundas

Mrs. Naomi Stephens Dundas, age 83, of Forrest City, died Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2015, at her home.

Robert Edward Hodges

Mr. Robert Edward (R.E.) Hodges, 68, of Russellville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at his home.

Geneva Jones Swift

Mrs. Geneva Jones Swift, age 85, of Forrest City, was born to the late Robert Lee and Cordelia Eckford Jones on March 12, 1930. She transitioned Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, at 2:50 p.m., peacefully at Crestpark Retirement Inn.

Mrs. Nola Jean Coats

Mrs. Nola (Nano) Jean Coats, age 88, died Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at her son’s home in Peace Valley, Mo. She was born on Sept. 18, 1926, in Parkin, to William Lloyd and Pearle (Coco) Cole.

Lonnie Murvin Cottrell

Mr. Lonnie Murvin Cottrell, age 74, of Forrest City, died Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015.

Rose A. Fogleman

Mrs. Rose A. Fogleman, age 64, of rural Thayer, Kan., passed away Saturday, Aug. 22, 2015, at the Cherryvale Nursing and Rehab Center in Cherryvale, Kan.

Oneta Jane Quinn

Mrs. Oneta Jane Quinn, age 85, of Forrest City, died at the Baptist Hospital in Memphis on Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2015.