Bert H. Young Jr.

Mr. Bert H. Young Jr., age 79, of Palestine, died Monday, July 6, 2015, at the Marion V.A. Hospital in Marion, Ill. He had been in poor health for the past four months.

Rick Garlin Richardson

Mr. Rick Garlin Richardson, age 70, of Ozark, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2015 in Russellville. He was born April 21,1945 in Wynne.

Betty Jo Merrell Griffith

Mrs. Betty Jo “BJ” Merrell Griffith was welcomed into Heaven on Thursday, June 25, 2015, at Baptist Health in Little Rock. She was born in Crawfordsville to Golda Barks and William Wesley Merrell, on Oct. 15, 1937.

William E. Harrison

Mr. William E. “Bill” Harrison, age 84, of Forrest City, died Monday, June 29, 2015, at the Phil & Flo Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. He had been in poor health for the past several months.

Wilma Dean Mathews

Mrs. Wilma Dean Mathews, age 81, of Palestine, died Wednesday, June 24, 2015, at her home. She had been in poor health for the past three weeks.

William Edward Hoskins

Mr. William Edward ‘Billy’ Hoskins, age 73, of Forrest City, died Tuesday, June 23, 2015, at his home in Forrest City.

Mable L. Devazier

Mrs. Mable L. Devazier, age 85, of Gleason, Tenn., and formerly of Colt, died Saturday, June 20, 2015, at the McKenzie Health Care and Rehab Center. She had been in poor health for the past four months.

Louvenia Conley

Ms. Louvenia Conley, age 58, of Sacramento, Calif., formerly of Forrest City, died Thursday, June 4, 2015, in Stockton, Calif.

Johnnie Ruth Harris

Mrs. Johnnie Ruth Harris, age 84, of Colt, died Wednesday, June 17, 2015, at her home. She had been in poor health for the past several months.

James Dean Scott

Mr. James Dean Scott, age 83, of Forrest City, died Sunday, June 14, 2015, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat.