Johnnie Ruth Dixon

Mrs. Johnnie Ruth Dixon, 77, passed away surrounded by loved ones on Monday, Jan. 5, 2015 at St. Bernard’s Medical Center.

Thomas Martin

Mr. Thomas “Tommy” Martin, age 51, of Forrest City, died Monday, Jan. 5, 2015, at Forrest City Medical Center. His death was sudden and unexpected.

Elmer Leon Ponder

Mr. Elmer Leon Ponder, age 71, of Colt, died Monday, Jan. 5, 2015, at his home. He had been in poor health for the past two-and-a-half months.

Pearlie M. Spears

Mrs. Pearlie Spears age 72, of Colt, died Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, at Baptist East in Memphis.

Star Haynes Harper

Mrs. Star Haynes Harper, age 41, of Heber Springs, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, at the Methodist University Hospital in Memphis.

William Strong Sr.

Mr. William Strong Sr., 88, of Widener, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2014, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis.

Gary Thomas

Mr. Gary Thomas, 42, of Forrest City, died on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014.

William Robert Vance

Mr. William Robert “Bill” Vance, age 77, of Dunlap, Tenn., died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2014, at the NHC Nursing Home in Dunlap. He had been in poor health for the past several years.

Rita Diane Johnson Clark

Mrs. Rita Diane Johnson Clark, age 60, of Cherokee Village, born Feb. 3, 1954, passed away Monday, Dec. 22, 2014.

Loretta Lynn Steinbarger

Mrs. Loretta Lynn Steinbarger, age 50, of Tupelo, Miss., and formerly of Forrest City, died Friday, Dec. 26, 2014, after short illness.