Lois Ellis Walker

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.

Cleo Bryant

Mr. Cleo Bryant, age 84, of Arlington, Tenn., and formerly of Marianna, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, after a brief illness.

Calvin Dukes Jr.

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.

Homer Mitchell

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.

James Edward Ambrose

Mr. James Edward Ambrose, age 71, of Gillett, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, suddenly and unexpectedly in an automobile accident.

Wayne M. Grobmyer

Mr. Wayne M. Grobmyer, 77, of Forrest City, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Millington, Tenn.

Thomas David Stewart

Mr. Thomas David “Tommy” Stewart, age 98, of Conway, died Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at Greenbrier Nursing & Rehab Center in Greenbrier. He had been in poor health for the past several months.

Martha Jane McCollum Mann

Mrs. Martha Jane McCollum Mann, age 85, of Memphis, former longtime resident of Forrest City, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, in Memphis.

Jack Thomas Beauchamp

Mr. Jack Thomas Beauchamp, age 66, died Thursday afternoon, Oct. 23, 2014, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro after a short illness. He was a lifetime resident of Marianna.

Lloyd B. Clark Jr.

Mr. Lloyd B. Clark Jr., age 71, of Forrest City, died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis. His death was sudden and unexpected.