Augustine Campbell, 82, of the White Station community outside Crossett died Sunday, May 21, 2000, at the North Monroe Hospital. A native of Ashley County and a homemaker, she was a member of the Holly Grove Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Willie Campbell; her parents, Frank and Carrie Bell Campbell; and a brother, Irving Evans.
Survivors include two sons, Frank Campbell of Crossett and Donald Watts of Detroit, MI; a daughter, Willistine Addison of Detroit; a sister, Myrtle Shaw of Bastrop, LA; 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 28, in the Ryles Chapel A. M. E. Church with Rev. Jessie Radford, Sr., officiating. Pallbearers were Ray C. Tucker, Donald Richmond, Terry Thompson, Mike Brown, Ricky Wray, Roderick Richmond, Bruce Richmond and George Campbell. Burial followed services at the Ryles Cemetery, directed by Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg.
Gus Edward Culbreath, Jr.
Gus Edward Culbreath, Jr., 70, of Crossett died Friday, May 26, 2000, at St. Francis Medical Center in Monroe, LA. Born March 21, 1930, in Crossett to Gus E. and Mollie Jeffers Culbreath, he was retired from Georgia-Pacific, and he was a member of the Beech Street Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by two sons, Tommy and Tony Culbreath, and one daughter, Pamela Gay Culbreath.
Survivors include his wife, Betty McNabb Culbreath of Crossett; two sons, Eddie Culbreath of Mer Rouge, LA, and Randy Culbreath of Crossett; three sisters, Barbara Flemister and Margie Kalil of Monroe, LA, and Betty Briggs of Crossett; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Monday, May 29, in the Beech Street Baptist Church with Bro. Bob Vest officiating. Burial followed services at Pinewood Memorial Park, directed by Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.
R. Alan Ford
R. Alan Ford, 48, of Crossett died Sunday, May 21, 2000, at the Ashley County Medical Center. Born September 18, 1951, to James and Monte Shivers Ford in Crossett, he was employed as a fork lift driver for the Georgia-Pacific tissue mill and was a member of the Jarvis Chapel Baptist Church, Klassy Kruzers and the West Crossett Volunteer Fire Department.
Survivors include his wife, Debbie Tucker Ford; a son, James Alan Ford; a daughter and son-in-law, Carrie Lyne and Aubrey Wells; his parents, James and Monte Ford; and one grandson, Tanner Lane Wells, all of Crossett.
Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, in the Jarvis Chapel Baptist Church with Revs. Gayle Riles and Dennis Davis officiating. Pallbearers were Tony Adcock, Colby Houston, Billy Morris, Shawn Watkins, Greg Murphy, Jim Bob Godwin, James Greg Murphy, Don Brooks, Gary Mayhew, Bill Murphy, Vaughn Barnes and Herman White. Honorary pallbearers were Leon Gifford, Joe Frank Murphy, Glenn Riles, Robert Young and Ronnie Clark. Burial followed services at the Flat Creek Cemetery, directed by Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.
Mrs. Lillian Douglas Lee
Mrs. Lillian Douglas Lee, 80, of Montrose, died Wednesday, May 24, 2000, at the Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith. Mrs. Lee was a native of Ashley County; a resident of Montrose for most of her life and a resident of Fort Smith for the past five years. She was a homemaker and a beautician. She was a member of the Montrose Baptist Church where she served as the church organist for over 30 years and for the past five years she has been a member of the Eastside Baptist Church in Fort Smith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Lee in 1982 and her parents, Thad & Fedelia Stone Douglas.
She is survived by two sons, Dr. James Lawrence Lee, Jr. and wife Linda of Fort Smith and William Thad Lee and wife Roxanne of Sheridan; two brothers, James Turner Douglas of Conway and William Jackson Douglas of Brookhaven, MS; two sisters, Virginia Douglas Teague of Dermott and Cloteene Augspurger of Orlando, FL, and six grandchildren.
Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 27, in the Montrose Baptist Church with Revs. Billy West & Larry Donaldson officiating. Pallbearers were Charles Hooper, Chris Teague, Dr. Hyatt Lee, Tom Lee, Steve Mazzanti and Dr. Hoy Spear. Honorary pallbearers were Barry Teague and Matthew Crane. Interment followed services at the Snyder Cemetery, directed by Jones Funeral Home of Hamburg. Memorials may be made to the Montrose Baptist Church, 209 W. Oak, Montrose, AR 71658.
Mrs. Lisa Maxwell
Mrs. Lisa Maxwell, 27, of Hamburg died Tuesday, May 23, 2000, at the Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett. She was a life-long resident of Hamburg; a homemaker and a member of the Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by an infant son, Joseph Landen Maxwell in 1990 and her father, Lynn Brown.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Maxwell; two sons, Andrew & Cole Maxwell; a step-daughter, Jennifer Maxwell, a step-son, Richard Maxwell, all of Hamburg; her mothers, Mrs. Willie Lee Etheridge of Hamburg and Barbara Brown of Decatur, Illinois; and a half-sister, Bettina Lynn Brown of Byrdtown, KY.
Funeral services were at 10 a.m., Friday, May 26, in the Calvary Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Joel Meredith officiating. Pallbearers were Charles, Greg, Allen & Richard Maxwell, John McLeod and Steven McDonald. Interment followed services at the Hamburg Cemetery, directed of Jones Funeral Home of Hamburg.