Obituaries Published May 1

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Bob Fisher

Bob Fisher, 93, of Portland died Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at the Chicot Memorial Hospital in Lake Village. A native of England, Ark., who moved to Portland in 1957, he was a World War II veteran of the United States Air Force, a lifelong farmer and was the coordinator and leader of lay renewal meetings all over the United States from Alaska to Florida to Maine. He was a member of the Portland Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, a member of the Sons of the Confederacy, a Shriner, a 32nd degree Mason and a member of the Portland Masonic Lodge #499.

He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Billie Hughes Fisher; a son, Bobby Fisher, Jr., and wife Twyla; two daughters, Virginia "Ginnie" Grimes and husband Billy, all of Portland, and Dorothy Littleton and husband Rhett of Heflin, LA; two brothers, Paul Fisher of Lake Village and Tommy Fisher of Little Rock; a sister-in-law, Mary Rollins of England; nine grandchildren, Terri Grimes, Cindy Furr, Scutter Coulter, Kim Hicks, Dustin Fisher, Brandy Ryals, Halley Golden, Cody Channell and Robert Pugh; 12 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Pat Tumlison; two granddaughters, Gina Grimes Smith and Tiffany Lynne Tumlison; his parents, Bob and Myrtle Dereuisseaux Fisher; a brother, James Fisher; and three sisters, Margaret Sanders, Erma Bain and Betty Jo Fisher.

Funeral services were at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 27, in the Portland Baptist Church with Bros. Jerry Selby and Carl Mason officiating. Burial was in the Portland Cemetery. Pallbearers were Scutter Coulter, Dustin Fisher, Jimmy Sadler, Ron Miller, Mark Rice and Gary Vaughan. Honorary pallbearers were Cody Channell, Robert Pugh, Bill Berry and Buck Denny.

Memorials may be made to the Portland Baptist Church, P. O. Box 86, Portland, AR 71663, the Portland Cemetery Association, P. O. Box 174, Portland, AR 71663 or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements were by Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

Laquinta Mashea Jackson

Laquinta Mashea Jackson, 25, of Crossett died Friday, April 26, 2013, at her residence. She was a lifelong resident of Crossett, a homemaker and a member of Davis Memorial C.O.G.I.C. She was a 2006 graduate of Crossett High School and enjoyed simple things in life such as visiting and playing monopoly and cards.

She is survived by her mother, Shunda Davis and husband Terry of Yuma, AZ; her father, Corey Martin of Crossett; her maternal grandparents and adoptive parents, Willie and Gertie Jackson of Crossett; eight brothers, Myron Jackson and wife Catrell of San Antonio, TX, Scottie Jackson of Victorville, CA, Benji Barnes of Boston, MA, Jamon Jackson and wife Arlisa of Hamburg, James Jackson of Crestview, FL, Marlon Jackson and wife Vicky of Euless, TX, and Broderick Jackson and Mario Plummer of Crossett; six sisters, Joyce Jackson of Victorville, CA, and Tina Jackson, Trina Ellis and husband Derrick, Daleisha Jackson and Kerri Rochelle of Crossett, and Markisha Smith and husband Bryan of Longview, TX; her maternal grandmother, Vernell Martin; two special nephews, Triston Smith and Brayden Jackson; and a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins, family and loved ones. Miss Jackson was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Finis Martin.

Funeral services were set for 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 30, at Davis Memorial C.O.G.I.C. with Supt. Rick Matheney officiating. Pallbearers were to be Bryan Rogers, Delvin Clark, Jalen Jackson, Marquez Gaston, Alex Harrington and Devon Jackson. Honorary pallbearers were to be her brothers. Burial was to follow at Westview Cemetery under the direction of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. Guestbook at www.cromwellfuneralhome.net.

Dorothy Sweet Johnson

Dorothy Sweet Johnson, 95, of Crossett died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Stonegate Villa Health & Rehabilitation. A native of Pittsburg, PA, she had spent most of her life in Las Vegas, NV, and had lived in Crossett for the past 17 years. She was a former hotel worker, a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and a Baptist. She loved sewing, crocheting, fishing and gardening.

She is survived by one son, Daryll Johnson of Crossett; three grandchildren, Marquisha D. Morgan of Baton Rouge, LA, Lapetis Bradley of Meridian, MS, and Tiffany Blake Harris of Lexington, KY; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and loved ones. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Hollins; one son, Gerald Johnson; her parents, William and Maggie Waiters Sweet; two brothers, Clifton and Herman Sweet; and three sisters: Eva Johnson, Maggie Sweet and Marie Richardson.

Her remains were cremated, and no memorial services are planned at this time. Memorials may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements were by Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. Guest book at www.cromwellfuneralhome.net.

Mary Jo Lansdale

Mary Jo Lansdale, 82, of Crossett died Monday, April 22, 2013, at the Stonegate Villa Health & Rehabilitation. Born on July 6, 1930, in Ashley County to Bethel and Josie Holland Horton, Mrs. Lansdale was a homemaker. She enjoyed fishing and working with her flowers and was a member of Harvest Time Tabernacle.

Survivors include three daughters, Joyce Ferrell and husband Nolen, Diane McGilton and husband Joe, and Patsy Cross and husband Melvin, all of Crossett; one brother, Adriane Horton of Little Rock; five grandchildren, Richard Ferrell, Mike Ferrell, Danny Carter, Charlotte Goodson and April Tanksley; ten great-grandchildren and nine nieces and nephews. Mrs. Lansdale was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Travis Lansdale; one son, Michael Ray Lansdale; and three brothers, Ray, Fred and Levon Graves.

Funeral services were at 3 p.m., Wednesday, April 24, at Jones Funeral Home chapel in Crossett with Bros. Kenny Bolin and Floyd Griffis officiating. Pallbearers were Richard, Mike, Jacob and Caleb Ferrell, Jeff Tanksley and Ryan Tanksley. Honorary pallbearers were Kyle Ferrell, Danny Carter and Dawon Carter. Burial followed at the Flat Creek Cemetery. Guest book at www.jonesservice.com.

Larry Alton Nelson

Larry Alton Nelson, 69, of Andrews, South Carolina, died on Friday, April 19, 2013, at Tidelands Community Hospice House. Born on May 18, 1943, in Monticello, he was a son of the late Clifton Albert Nelson and the late Florence Marie Stover Nelson, a member of Andrews First Baptist Church and the Keenagers. He was a talented musician and enjoyed playing the piano.

Survivors include his son, Steven Mark Nelson and wife Beverly of Oklahoma City, OK; a brother, Dean Nelson and wife Patty of Hamburg; two grandchildren, Caleb Nelson and Brinly Nelson; and two nephews and one niece.

A memorial service was held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April, 24, at Andrews First Baptist Church with the Rev. Paul Sapp officiating.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, Senior Adult Ministries, 102 N. Rosemary Ave. Andrews, SC 29510. Graham Funeral Home of Georgetown was in charge of the arrangements. Guest book at www.grahamfuneralhome.org.

Austin F. Williams

Austin F. Williams, 89, of Crossett died Friday, April 26, 2013, at the Ashley County Medical Center. Born on August 26, 1923, to Green and Veralee Williams, he was a retired custodian and grounds keeper for the Crossett School District, a member of New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church and in his spare time loved raising chickens.

Survivors include his wife, Ella Louise Williams; five sons, Felton Williams of Crossett, Lonnie Randall and wife Wanda of Bastrop, LA, Kenneth Earl of Richmond, CA, Michael Williams and wife Desiree of Lima, OH, and Vell Williams of Nashville, TN; two daughters, Betty Joe Montgomery of Crossett and Loria Bridges and husband Kenneth of Rio Dell, CA; three stepchildren, David Lewis and wife Ora of San Antonio, TX, Antonio Lewis and wife Jena and Herbie Lewis of Crossett; ten grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and nine step-grandchildren and one sister, Cora Lee Jones of Crossett. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Verdell Radford and Vevie Bailey.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 2, at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in Crossett with Rev. Jessie Radford, Jr. officiating with interment at Ryles Cemetery. Visitation will be Medders Funeral Home on Tuesday from 6-9 p.m. Guest book at www.meddersfuneralhome.com.

Annette Adams Wiltcher

Annette Adams Wiltcher, 73, of Bernice, LA, died Thursday, April 25, 2013, at the Northern Louisiana Medical Center in Ruston. A native of Taylor, Ark., a resident of Bernice for the past 20 years and a former resident of Hamburg, she was an antiques dealer and drove a school bus for the Hamburg School District for over 20 years. She was a member of the Shiloh Baptist Church in Bernice, and a former member of the Gardner Baptist Church in Hamburg and the Meridian Baptist Church in South Crossett and was an avid supporter of Hamburg High School and its athletics programs.

She is survived by three sons, Mike Adams and wife Peggy and Crawford Adams of Hamburg and Kelley Joe Adams and wife Bang On of Thailand; a daughter, Stacey Adams McLeod and husband John of West Monroe, LA; a brother, Coy Hilburn of Haughton, LA; two sisters, her twin, Jeanette Tomlison, and Sue Rupert Taylor; four grandchildren, one great-grandchild and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her first husband, C. L. Adams, in 1988 and her second husband, Bobby Jo Wiltcher, Sr.. in 2012; her parents, Joe and Thelma Hughes Hilburn; two brothers, Gewel David Hilburn and Mark Twain Hilburn; and two sisters, Josephine Shaw and Jean Cole.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m., Monday, April 29, in the chapel of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home with Rev. Keith Martin and Dennis Byrd officiating. Burial was in the Dry Bayou Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Mike Adams, John McLeod, Tyler Adams, Trevor Adams, Jimmy Smith, Robert Smith, Tommy Weems and Mike Tomlinson. Honorary pallbearers were Jacob Adams, Jerry McLeod, Jeff McLeod, Kevin McLeod and Regan Hunter.

Memorials may be made to the Dry Bayou Cemetery Association, 3041 Hwy. 52 E, Wilmot, AR 71676 or to the Hamburg High School Scholarship Fund, P. O. Box 30, Hamburg, AR 71646. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

John Wesley Wright

John Wesley Wright, 58, of Portland, TN, died Saturday, April 20, 2013. Born on September 23, 1954, in Little Rock to Willie Wright and Rose Marie Wright Jacobs, he served in the United States Army and talked about his adventures daily. He enjoyed listening to music and dancing.

Survivors include his mother, Rose Wright Jacobs of Portland, TN; his father, Willie Wright of Alaska; a son, Urundi Damar Blunt of Tarzana, CA; two brothers, Gary Jones and Richard Jones of San Fernando Valley, CA; three sisters, Flora Jones Shirley of Lancaster, CA, Cheryl Wright of San Fernando Valley, CA, and Tina Wright of Los Angeles, CA; and a host of other relatives. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Jim and Mattie Moore and Anderson and Clara Wright.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 27, at Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop Solomen Buster officiating.

Pallbearers were Charles Moore, Eddie Ray Pamilton, Napoleon Brown, Glen Moore, Antionne Jones and Bobby Jasper.

Honorary pallbearers were Gary Jones, Richard Jones, Ervin Ford, Marquinta Jacobs, Bernard Jackson, Willie Wright, Larry Ford, Raymond Payne, Antionne Jones and Tyrone O'Neal. Burial followed at Westview Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett. Guest book at www.jonesservice.com.

Obituaries Published May 8

Donald Lee Adkins

Donald Lee Adkins, 31, of Hamburg died Monday, April 29, 2013, at Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett. He was an avid outdoorsman.

He is survived by his daughter, McKenzie Jo Adkins of Crossett; his mother, Tennie Spurlock Aiken of Hamburg; his father, Jimmie Lee Adkins, Jr., of Crossett; two brothers, Josh Adkins of Bosco, LA, and Brandon Bailey of Houston, TX; and his grandparents, Ijuana Joy Shaver of Fountain Hill and Donald Spurlock of Hamburg along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and long time friends. He was preceded in death by his son, Zachary Ryan Adkins, and two grandparents, JoAnn Bailey and Jimmie Adkins, Sr.

Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 4, in the Medders Funeral Home chapel with Bros. Toby Austin and Stan Keely officiating. Pallbearers were Jimmy Nussey, Michael Shaver, Gary Spurlock, Stan Stahley, Calob Brown, Cody Brickey and Marcus.

Burial followed at the Crossroads Cemetery. Guest book at www.meddersfunrealhome.com.

Burlene Rice Clark

Burlene Rice Clark, 87, of Crossett died Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at the Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. A native of Crossett and a former resident of Monroe, LA, who moved back to Crossett 25 years ago, she was a homemaker, a Baptist and attended Mount Olive Baptist Church in Crossett.

She is survived by a sister, Charlotte Lane; a niece, Patti Roan and husband Chris of Crossett; two nephews, Larry Lane of Crossett and Danny Rice and wife Janice of Hamburg; five great-nieces, Ashlie Harper, Candi Jerry and husband Brian of Crossett; Farrah Lansdale of Hamburg, Bridget Iorio and husband Alex of Conway and Desi Rice of Monroe; two great-nephews, Justin and Wade Lane of Crossett; seven great-great nieces and nephews and many special friends including Salli Sayger. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wade and Effie Ware Rice; and two brothers, Burlis Rice and Weldon "Biddie" Rice.

Grave-side services were at 11 a.m., Wednesday, May 1, in the Simms Cemetery with Revs. Eric Hodge and David Tohlen officiating. Memorials may be made to the Mount Olive Baptist Church, 1533 Highway 52 W., Crossett, AR 71635. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

Lavon Higginbotham

Lavon "Slick" Higginbotham, 88, of Hamburg died Monday, May 6, 2013, at the Pinewood Health and Rehabilitation Center in Crossett. A native and lifelong resident of Hamburg and Ashley County, he was a World War II veteran of the United States Army and received the Purple Heart. He worked for the United States Postal Service in Crossett and Hamburg for 25 years and was an active and loyal member of the First Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. He was a member of the American Legion, a Mason and a member of the Promise Land Masonic Lodge. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by a son, Marion Higginbotham of Crossett; three daughters, Marilyn Chambers of Hamburg, Barbara Gifford of Crossett and Judy Pierce of North Little Rock; three brothers, Pete, James and Norman Higginbotham, all of Hamburg; four sisters, Annie Jo Smith of Crossett, Betty Eubanks of Hamburg, Louise Pelton of Eudora and Margaret Riley of Hamburg; eight grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, two step-great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife, Oreece Kelley Higginbotham; his parents, Gaston and Janie Venters Higginbotham; and a brother, Frank Higginbotham.

Funeral services are at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 8, in the First Baptist Church with Dr. Bobby Pennington officiating. Burial will be in the Promise Land Cemetery. Pallbearers are William Streeter, Drake Streeter, David Streeter, Zack Lauhon, Jackie Lauhon, Jason Pierce, Jacob Meeks and Morris Knight. Honorary pallbearers are the members of the First Baptist Church Men's Sunday School Class.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, P. O. Box 352, Hamburg, AR 71646. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

JoAnn Hollis

JoAnn Hollis, 78, of Fountain Hill died Monday, May 6, 2013, at The Woods of Monticello Health and Rehabilitation Center. A native of Palmyra, Arkansas, and a resident of Fountain Hill for 60 years, she worked at Burlington Industries for 28 years. She was an active member of the Eden Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Ralph Hollis; a son, Charles Ralph Hollis, Jr., and wife Ann of Fountain Hill; three daughters, Sherry Harville and husband Wesley of Pine Bluff, Lana Carpenter and husband Dennis of Arkansas City and Beverly Harville and husband Mike of Hamburg; a son-in-law, Paul Allison of Fountain Hill; two brothers, Jerry Wilkerson of Little Rock and Tommy "Buddy" Wilkerson of Bastrop, LA; 14 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Delores Allison; her parents, Dixie and Mary Lee Beard Wilkerson; and two sisters, Joyce Adams and Dixie June Cossey.

Funeral services are at 10 a.m., Wednesday, May 8, at the Eden Baptist Church with Revs. Gene Gregory and Keith Hicks officiating. Burial will be in the Flat Creek Cemetery. Pallbearers are Jonathan Harville, Landon Carpenter, Chad Allison, Michael Harville, Cody Hollis and Ron Tippin. Honorary pallbearers are Jim Bailey, William Adcock and the deacons of Eden Baptist Church. Memorials may be made to the Eden Baptist Church, 3748 Highway 133 N., Hamburg, AR 71646. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Travis Keith Knight

Travis Keith Knight, 65, of Hamburg died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at his home. He was a lifelong resident of Hamburg, a retired boiler operator for Georgia-Pacific's paper mill and a Baptist. He served his country in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam era as a helicopter gunman. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by one son, Richard Knight of Hamburg; one daughter, Jennifer Covington Russell of Orange, TX; one brother, Jerry Knight and wife Connie of Crossett; one sister, Peggy Wisecarver of Kansas City, KS; three grandchildren, Chandler Knight, Jayne Covington and Lydia Covington; and a host of nieces, nephews, other loved ones and friends. He was preceded in death by one son, Michael Knight; his parents, Marvin Thornton and Arell Oden Knight; and one sister, Diann Vail.

Grave-side services were planned for 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at the Egypt Cemetery with Bro. Phillip Bowles officiating. Honorary pallbearers were to be Henry Sowyers, Richard, Chris, Thomas and Jamie Vail. Arrangements were by Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.cromwellfuneralhome.net.

Noma Dean Thompson

Noma Dean Thompson, 79, of Hamburg died Friday, May 3, 2013, at the Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett. A native of Crossett and a lifelong resident of Hamburg, she was a bookkeeper for R. Thompson, and was the owner of the Catfish Inn in Hamburg and Sterlington, LA, for 20 years. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, where she was a member of the United Methodist Women and taught Sunday school. She was also a member of the Ashley County Fair Board for a number of years.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Robby Thompson; two sons, Gene Thompson and wife Pat and James Thompson and wife Sherry of Hamburg; three grandchildren, Tyler and Hunter Thompson and Leann Coody and husband Caleb; a special caregiver, Nancy Gray; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Charlie Taylor, and her mother and step-father, Clara Bierbaum and Blackie Bebe.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m., Sunday, May 5, in the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Greg Comer officiating. Burial was in the Hamburg Cemetery. Pallbearers were Steve Brooks, Shane Smith, Jon Bierbaum, Bill Cason, Richard Gwin and Tim Smith. Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 202 S. Main, Hamburg, AR or to the North Main Baptist Church, 1100 North Main Street, Hamburg, AR 71646. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

Pearlie Mae Tolefree

Pearlie Mae Tolefree, 84, of Crossett died Saturday, May 4, 2013, at her residence. A native of Richards, Texas, and a resident of Crossett for the past 37 year, she was a homemaker and a member of the Davis Memorial Church of God In Christ.

Survivors include three sons, James Barrett of Columbus, Ohio, Willie Love of Crossett and George Love of Brickeys; a step-son, George Tolefree of Malvern; five daughters, Bettie White of Pine Bluff, Crystal Love, Rose Robinson and Teri Tolefree of Crossett and Jacqueline Tolefree of Malvern; a step-daughter, Felecia Tolefree of Opelika, AL; 31 grandchildren, 35 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Tolefree, in 2009; her parents, Ellis and Crystal Mitchell Crawford; and a son, Cleve Barrett.

Funeral services are at 3 p.m., Saturday, May 11, at the Davis Memorial Church of God in Christ with Apostle Samuel Smith, Pastor Robert G. Rudolph, Jr., and Elder Mark Danzy officiating. Burial will be in the Westview Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Tabashe Greene, Curtis Bryant, Charles Montgomery, Franco Johnson, Willie Love and Herman White. Honorary pallbearers are George Love, James Barrett and George Tolefree. Funeral arrangements are by Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Juanita Taylor West

Juanita Taylor West, 77, of Crossett died on Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Little Rock. Born on March 6, 1936, in Mt. Vernon, AL, to Henry and Sally Taylor, she retired as a winder operator from Georgia-Pacific and was a board member at the Ashley County Sheltered Workshop. While her husband was living, they enjoyed fishing and bird hunting together. She was a member of the First Assembly of God.

Survivors include one son, Charles Lee West of Crossett; one daughter, Phyllis Dykes of Crossett; two grandchildren, Joshua Sivils and Sabrina Sivils; four great-grandchildren, Makenzie Adkins, Aaron Paul Tanksley, Jonathan Douglass Sivils and Dillion Sivils; several nieces and nephews; and a special niece, Pearl Weaver of Hammond, LA. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Paul West; and a great grandson, Zachary Adkins.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m., Monday, May 6, in the First Assembly of God with Bros. Norman Riordan and Bob Davis officiating.

Pallbearers were Jerry White, Cecil Walthall, Thad Douglas, Bryan Bays, Mickey Noble and Perry Kelley. Elvis Hammons and Jesse Walthall were honorary pallbearers. Burial followed at the Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett. Guest book at www.jonesservice.com.

Memorials may be made to the First Assembly of God, 1500 Parkway Drive, Crossett, AR 71635 or Ashley County Sheltered Workshop, P. O. Box 900, Crossett, AR 71635.

Obituaries Published May 15

Jo Evelyn Collins

Jo Evelyn Harrison Collins, 73, of Crossett died Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at UAMS Medical Center in Little Rock. She once worked as a CNA ward clerk at Union County Medical Center but most of her life was spent as a homemaker. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, gardening and shopping and always had a big heart for animals.

She is survived by her husband, Troy Albert Collins of Crossett, three sons, Michael Shane Collins and wife Melissa of Crossett, Tim Laron Collins and wife Melanie of Hornbeck, LA, and Randy Eugene Collins of Shreveport, LA; three daughters, Kimberly Gilley and husband Joe of Crossett, Linda Moore and husband Randy of Many, LA, and Karen Garrett and husband Johnny of Pulaski, TN; two brothers, Jerry Harrison of Dodridge and James Harrison of Illinois, one sister, Annette Frisby and husband James of Strong; seven grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and a host of other family members and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Eleby and Frances Harrison; and one sister, Ruth Thompson.

Grave-side service was at the Crossroads Cemetery at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 11, with Bro. Johnny Garrett officiating. The family asks that donations be made to the American Cancer Society or a local animal shelter. Arrangements were by Medders Funeral Home of Crossett. Guest book at www.meddersfuneral home.com.

John Fletcher Curry

John "Jack" Fletcher Curry, 81, of St. Cloud, Florida, died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in St. Cloud. He was born on April 7, 1932, and after graduation from Crossett High School in 1950, he joined the United States Navy. He served for 20 years, obtaining the rank of chief warrant officer, which is the highest rank possible for enlisted personnel in the U.S. Navy. After his retirement from the Navy in 1970, he served several years as a Hamburg police officer. He moved to St. Cloud and served as a volunteer for the St. Cloud Police Department in the fingerprinting division.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Jean Ellen Curry; a sister, Margret Lee Curry; his children, Barbara French, John Curry, Jr., and Don Curry; his grandchildren, Steven French, Christopher French and Emily Curry; a great-granddaughter, Peyton French; and two great-grandsons, Colin and Mason French. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Fletcher and Mattie Doss Curry; and his brother, Gene Curry. At his request, there will be no funeral service or flowers. His remains will be cremated and his ashes placed in the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu. This cemetery is located in Puowaina Crater, an extinct volcano called the Punchbowl. His brother Gene's ashes were placed there in 2012.

Memphis James Ellenson

Willow Sage Ellenson

Memphis James and Willow Sage Ellenson, infant son and daughter of Jodi Gosnell and Matthew Ellenson of Crossett, died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at the Ashley County Medical Center.

They are survived by their parents, their grandparents, James and Toni Gosnell of Hamburg, Lori and Craig Labaj of Monticello and Christopher Ellenson of Texas; their great-grandparents, Dale and Sylvia Ross of Portland; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.

A private grave-side service was held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 11, in the Portland Cemetery with Rev. Trey Emory officiating. Arrangements were by Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

Janice Carol Swan Marter

Janice Carol Swan Marter, 75, of Crossett died on Friday, May 10, 2013, at her residence. Born on April 23, 1938, in Crossett to Cecil and Maxine Gaught Swan, Mrs. Marter was a retail store manager. She enjoyed reading and collecting cookbooks and was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Ricky Currie and Ronnie Currie and wife Beth of Crossett; two daughters, Janee McClain and husband Marty and Joellen Johnson of Crossett; six grandchildren, Mandy McClain, Matt Johnson, Carly Johnson Ingram, Nicole Currie, Jake Currie and Caty Currie; and three great-grandchildren, Landon Johnson, Logan Johnson, and Fionna Ingram.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, May 13, at the First United Methodist Church with Dr. Russell Moore officiating. Pallbearers were Marty McClain, Paul McClain, Matt Johnson, Paul Wengler, Billy Swan and Kevin Ingram. Burial followed at Carlock Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett. Guest book at www.jonesservice.com.

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 500 Main Street, Crossett, AR 71635.

Bill Norsworthy

Bill Norsworthy, 65, of Portland died Thursday, May 9, 2013, at the University of Arkansas for Medical Science in Little Rock. A native and resident of Portland, he graduated from Portland High School in 1965 and from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville in 1969 where he was a member of the Sigma Chi fraternity. He was a real estate developer and served on the Arkansas Contractors Licensing Board and the Arkansas Home Builders Board and was a very active member of the Portland United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Pat Blackwell Norsworthy; a sister, Nancy Norsworthy of Portland; a close friend, Clayton Stephens and wife Gail of Monticello and their sons, Bill and Chuck Stephens; two nephews, Trey Moyers and wife Tresa and Greg Moyers and wife Meagan; a niece, Rosanne Wells and husband Nelson; four great-nephews and two great-nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents, W.H. "Hamp" and Ida Mae Gregory Norsworthy.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 18, at the Portland United Methodist Church with Rev. Terri Lynn Bunnell and Dr. Phil Worthy officiating. The family will receive friends in the fellowship hall after the memorial service.

Memorials may be made to the Portland United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 400, Portland, AR or to the Portland Cemetery Association, P. O. Box 174, Portland, AR 71663. Arrangements are by Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

Laverne Simpson

Laverne "Von" Simpson, 72, of Crossett died Monday, May 6, 2013, at the Ashley County Medical Center. She was a lifelong resident of Crossett, a Methodist and enjoyed listening to music, fishing and cooking.

She is survived three daughters, LaCeasha Turner and husband Gvona, Sr., Angela Washington and Anika Tharpe and husband Benard of Crossett; one brother, Donald Hicks and wife Valerie of Carson, CA; one sister, Beverly Hampton of Warren; ten grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and a host of other family, loved ones and friends.

She was preceded in death by two sons, James Henry Caldwell and Willie Earl "Nick" Hodges; a great-grandson, Jadacus Hodges; and her parents, Charlie and Bernice Hicks Simpson.

Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 11, at Gates Chapel A. M. E. Church with Rev. Harriel White officiating. Pallbearers were Demarco Hodges, Gvona Turner, Jr., James Washington, Corey Hodges, Jalen Hudson and Wendell Martin, II. Burial was in the Westview Cemetery under the direction of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. Guest book at www.cromwellfuneralhome.net.

Robby L. Thompson

Robby L. Thompson, 82, of Hamburg died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at the Chicot Memorial Medical Center in Lake Village. A native and lifelong resident of Hamburg and Ashley County, he was an United States Army veteran, a cattle farmer; the owner of R. Thompson, Inc., and the Catfish Inn in Hamburg and Sterlington, Louisiana for 20 years. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Hamburg and attended the North Main Baptist Church.

He is survived by two sons, Gene Thompson and wife Pat and James Thompson and wife Sherry; a brother, Tommy Thompson of Hamburg; three grandchildren, Leann Coody and husband Caleb and Tyler and Hunter Thompson; two special cousins, Jerrie Thompson of Crossett and Anita Bierbaum of Hamburg; his special care-giver, Nancy Gray; and a close friend, Rita Roberts. He was preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Noma Dean Thompson, on Friday, May 4, and his parents, Lovell and Nettie Craig Thompson

Funeral services were at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 9, in the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Greg Comer officiating. Burial was in the Hamburg Cemetery. Pallbearers were Steve Brooks, Shane Smith, Jon Bierbaum, Bill Cason, Richard Gwin and Tim Smith. Honorary pallbearers were James Robinson, Billy Howie, Doyle Glennon, Glynn Riels, and the LaGrone Drug Coffee Club members.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 202 S. Main, Hamburg, AR 71646 or to the North Main Baptist Church, 1100 North Main Street, Hamburg, AR 71646. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

Sammy Lee Wigley

Sammy Lee Wigley, 66, of Fountain Hill died Tuesday, May 7, 2013, at UAMS in Little Rock. Born January 23, 1947, to the late Wilson and Lois Young Wigley, he was a retired chemical engineer and received a BS in chemical engineering at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. He was a member of Eden Baptist Church at Fountain Hill where he served as a deacon.

Survivors include one daughter, Lee Ellen Wigley of Kingwood, TX; one son, Joshua Wade Wigley of Boulder, CO; two sisters, Eleanor Wigley Stephenson and husband Travis of Monticello and Dorothy Berry of Fountain Hill; two sisters-in-law, Susan Horn Williams and husband Jon of Little Rock and Betty Wigley Berry and husband Lorenz of Monticello; several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Sara Horn Wigley; one brother, Billy Wigley; a brother-in-law, Billy Wayne Berry and a son, J.W. Wigley. Services were at 3 p.m. Friday, May 10, at the Eden Baptist Church. Arrangements were by Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home of Monticello. Guest book at www.stephensondear man.com.

Memorials may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 10515 West Markham, Little Rock, AR 72215 or The American Heart Association, 909 West Second, Little Rock, AR 72201.

Obituaries Published May 22

Donna Morgan Mashburn

Donna Nolan Morgan Mashburn, 57, of Longview died Friday, May 17, 2013, at her residence. A native of Rockford, Illinois, raised in Dermott, she was a resident of Longview for the past 10 years and a former resident of Monticello. She graduated from Dermott High School in 1974, received a bachelor's degree from the University of Arkansas at Monticello and attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock for a master's degree. She was an accountant, a member of the Presbyterian Church and when she was a resident of Monticello and was actively involved in the Monticello Junior Auxiliary.

She is survived by her husband; Jimbo Mashburn of Longview; a daughter, Jessica Morgan Sayers of Aberdeen, SD; three stepsons, James Earl Mashburn and Clint Allen Mashburn of Longview and Matthew Scott Mashburn of New Mexico; a step-daughter, Lindsey Mashburn Johnson of Crossett; her mother, Bonnie Gene Blackwell Nolan of Dermott; her mother-in-law; Jane Adams of Dermott; two sisters, Linda Dianne Lee of Milwaukee, WI, and Janice Sledge of Dermott; two brothers, Gene Phillips of Dermott and Bill Nolan of Monroe, LA; eight grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Roger Dale Morgan; two sons, Kevin Joseph Morgan and William Jason Morgan; her father, William Curtis Nolan; a sister, Jeannie Phillips; and her fathers-in-law, Jimmy Mashburn, Sr., and George Morgan.

Grave-side services are at 2 p.m., Tuesday, May 21, in the Dermott Cemetery with Bro. Scott Ricks officiating. Honorary pallbearers are John Scroggins, Jon Shea, Andy Morrison and Jared Phillips. Memorials may be made to the Arkansas Children's Hospital, P. O. Box 2222, Little Rock, AR 72203 or to the Dermott Cemetery, 504 S. Pecan, Dermott, AR 71638. Funeral arrangements were by Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com

Roger D. New

Roger D. New, 80, of Crossett died Monday, May 13, 2013, at the Ashley County Medical Center. He was a native of Quitman, TX, a retired iron worker, a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and an U. S. Army veteran. He enjoyed fishing and camping.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Betty Temple New; one son, Roger D. New of Farmerville, LA; two daughters, Beverly McClain New and Sue Jeffers of Crossett; one brother, Richard New and wife Linda of Atlanta, TX; four grandchildren, Brad Boykin, Ashley Shaw of Little Rock, David New of Denham, TX, and Elizabeth Barnes and husband Aaron of Virginia; eight great-grandchildren, and a host of other family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his step-son, Michael McClain; his parents, Frank and Cora Jones New; and four brothers, Leon Cook and John, Bob and Edward New.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Mt. Olive Baptist Church with Bros. David Tohlen and Eric Hodges officiating. Pallbearers were Phillip Ross, David Thomas, Ricky Smith, Ross Sinks, Matthew New and Brad Boykin. Honorary pallbearers were Charles Whitaker, Acie Orr, Hubert Thomas and Billy Brooks. Burial was in the Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. Guest book at www.cromwellfuneralhome.net.

Elbert G. Parrish

Elbert G. Parrish, 85, of Crossett died on Thursday, May 16, 2013, at his home. Born in Newport on June 13, 1927, to Jake and Muriel Beatrice Parrish, he was a World War II and Korean Conflict veteran of the U. S. Army. He was a registered electrical engineer, retired from Georgia Pacific after over 40 years of service and was a member of the Crossett Public Library Board.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Wortham Parrish of Crossett; one son, James G. Parrish of Palatka, FL; two daughters, Patricia Barnett and husband Keith of Hamburg and Betty Black and husband Michael of Fountain Hill; six grandchildren and six greatgrandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and an infant brother, Jake Parrish, Jr.

Funeral services were at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 19, at the Presbyterian Church of Crossett with Rev. Bonnie Wilkins officiating. Burial followed at the Crossroads Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett.

Memorials may be made to the Presbyterian Church, 309 Pine Street, Crossett, AR 71635 or Crossett Public Library, 1700 Main Street, Crossett, AR 71635. Guest book at www.jonesservice.com.

Pauline McCone Sisson

Pauline Lora McCone Sisson, 92, of Crossett died on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, at The Pillars. Born on February 27, 1921, in Cominto to her parents, Flaudy Earl and Velma Cash McConem Mrs. Sisson was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening. She was a member of North Crossett First Baptist Church, where she and her husband served faithfully for many years.

Survivors include one daughter, Peggy Snow and husband Lowell of Prairie Grove; a daughter-in-law, Donna Sisson of Arkadelphia; one brother, Flaudy Earl McCone, Jr., and wife Joyce of Springdale; three grandchildren, Stephanie Sisson Green and husband,Jarod of Rogers, Merideth Snow Purifoy and husband Keith of Fayetteville and Matthew Lowell Snow of Branson, MO; three great-grandchildren, Jack Green, Natalie Purifoy, Kale Purifoy; and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Zeph Burton Sisson; a son, Mac Burton Sisson; a grandson, Alan Burton Sisson; two sisters, Inez Jacobs and Bernice Bays; and a brother, Bill McCone.

Funeral services were at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 16, at North Crossett First Baptist Church with Bros. Robin Allen and Lowell Snow officiating. Burial followed at the Pinewood Memorial Park under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett. www.jonesservice.com.

Memorials may be made to North Crossett First Baptist Church, 1035 Hwy 133 N, Crossett, AR 71635.

Eva Williams

Eva "Honeybee" Williams, 72, of Lake Village, formerly of Hamburg, died Sunday, May 19, 2013, at St. Vincent Health Systems in Little Rock. A native of Hamburg, she owned Rays of Faith Bookstore in Lake Village and was a member of Woodson Temple Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband, Willie "Bill" Williams; one son, Danny Ray Jones of Lake Village; one step-son, Willie Williams, Jr., and wife Pearl of Parkdale; four daughters, Carmen Jones and husband Rick of Monticello, Sandra Knox of Killeen, TX, Terry Hubbard of Raleigh, NC, and LaToya Mitchell Anthony of Lake Village; one step-daughter, Patrice Martin Stanley of Lake Village; her mother, Annie Mae Cox Hubbard of Lake Village; two brothers, Charlie Hubbard and wife Mary of Atlanta, GA, and Freddie Hubbard and wife Ruby of Little Rock; one sister, Claudette Tucker and husband Theodis of Lake Village; ten grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and loved ones. She was preceded in death by her father, Thomas "Jack" Hubbard; five brothers, Thomas Jr., Robert, Frank, Danny Lee and Walter Hubbard; and one sister, Florence "Dutt" Johnson.

Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 25, Woodson Temple Baptist Church (Highway 165 South, Lake Village) with Rev. Curtis Spencer officiating. Pallbearers are Antwon Johnson, Emmitt Tyler, Ed McCree, Terry Johnson, Roy Porter and Leonard Dixon. Honorary pallbearers are Cedric, Rick and Marcus Jones, Calvin Johnson, Victor Boone & David Lee Boston . Burial will be in the Johnson Memorial Cemetery under the directionsof Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. www.cromwellfuneralhome.net

Obituaries Published May 29

Beverly Jean Hampton

Beverly Jean "Tina" Hampton, 78, of Warren died Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at Chapel Woods Health & Rehabilitation. A native of Crossett who had lived in Warren for the past 55 years, she was a homemaker and a member of St. James A. M. E. Church in Warren. She served as a stewardess for her church and also enjoyed doing volunteer work and fishing.

She is survived by one son, Jerry Hampton and wife Cassandra of Warren; one stepson, James Hampton of Warren; three daughters, Esterlean Hampton and husband Freddie and Mary Partman and husband Gregory of Warren and Eunice Watson and husband Charles of Monticello; one brother, Lawrence Lee of Oakland, CA; seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, loved ones and friends. Mrs. Hampton was preceded in death her husband, John T. Hampton; her parents, Charlie Simpson and Emma Taylor Jones; a stepson, John T. Hampton, Jr.; a stepdaughter, Janice Hampton; and one sister, Laverne Simpson.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 26, at St. James A. M. E. Church with Rev. Kent Broughton officiating. Pallbearers were D'Mario Blueford, A'Marie Blueford, Daniel Jones, Don Hines, Herman Patton and Cameron Tolefree. Honorary pallbearers were grandsons. Burial was in the Palestine Cemetery under the direction of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg. www.cromwellfuneralhome.net.

Leslie Hughes

Leslie Hughes, 78, of Hamburg died Friday, May 24, 2013, at his residence. A native of Jacksboro, Texas, and a resident of Hamburg for the past 39 years, he retired from the United States Coast Guard in 1974 where he was the recipient of the Coast Guard Good Conduct Medal, three Coast Guard Good Conduct Bronze Stars, one Coast Guard Good Conduct Silver Star, National Defense Service Medal and Vietnam Service Medal with bronze star. He owned and operated the Unity Road Golf Course for 15 years and co-owned Judy's Hobby Shop. He also worked for Georgia Pacific for seven years. He was a Baptist.

He is survived by his wife of 36 ½ years, Judy Croswell Hughes of Hamburg; a brother, Don Hughes of Lytle, Texas; two grandchildren, Shannon Jordan of El Dorado and Christopher Jordan of Crossett; three great-grandchildren, Hope Felter, T. J. Dickerson and Leigha Dickerson; and a host of extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Debbie Jordan, and his parents, Fletcher and Fannie Mae Clay Hughes.

Funeral services were at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 26, at the North Crossett First Baptist Church with Rev. Robin Allen officiating. Burial was in Pinewood Memorial Park. Pallbearers were Ernie Fowler, Legett Jenkins, Ronnie Rodgers, Buddy Dean, Doug Fitzgerald and Doug Thurman. Honorary pallbearer was Jim Garison. Memorials may be made to the North Crossett First Baptist Church, 1035 Hwy 133 North, Crossett, AR 71635 or to the Hospice Home Care, 455 W. Gaines, Monticello, AR 71655. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

Darrel Royce Humphrey

Darrel Royce Humphrey, 73, of Crossett died Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Pinewood Health & Rehabilitation. Born on September 23, 1939, in Beekman, LA, to Ernest Shelby and Atha Lee Goleman Humphrey, he was a pulp mill foreman for International Paper for many years and retired from Georgia Pacific in Crossett. He was an avid fisherman, loved all kinds of music and was a member of First Church of God. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest Humphrey and Atha Lee Humphrey Fletcher; and a sister, Kay L. Gannon.

Survivors include two sons, Darrel R. Humphrey, Jr., of Alexandria, LA, and Stephan Humphrey of Crossett; two sisters, Gayle Strebeck and husband Tommy and Rita Grider of Crossett; several nieces and nephews that he loved very much; and a very special loved one, Mildred Nease and her children.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, at First Church of God. Pallbearers are John Gifford, Josh Myers, Justin Myers, Steven Myers, Scott Nease, Chad Courson and Donnie Strebeck. Honorary pallbearers are Barry Strebeck, Tommy Strebeck, Josh Moffatt, Case Griever and Oliver Hogue. Burial will follow at Pinewood Memorial Park under the direction of Jones Funeral Home of Crossett. Guest book at www.jonesservice.com.

Memorials may be made to First Church of God, 1501 Main Street, Crossett, AR 71635.

Virginia Louise Pierce

Virginia Louise Pierce, 84, of Fountain Hill died Tuesday, May 21, 2013, at the Pleasant Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Little Rock. A native of Tillar, a resident of Fountain Hill for most of her life and a resident of Star City for the past five years, she retired from the Ashley County Circuit Clerk's office in 1994 after 20 years of service. She was a member of the Fountain Hill United Methodist Church.

She is survived by a son, Hoyle Wood of Mayflower; two daughters, Charlotte Tadlock of Boise, Idaho, and Kay Etue of Star City; a sister, Colie Will Berryman of Fountain Hill; four grandsons, Steven Wood, Tad and Todd Tadlock and Jerry Jo Winningham; two granddaughters, Shelly Savage and Kayla Henley; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Homer Pierce, Jerry Collins and J. D. (Durell) Wood; her parents, Charles Thomas and Ethel Winningham Starling; two sisters, Pauline Berwick and Bennevis Hartley; and three brothers, C. T., Lester and Paul Laron Starling.

Funeral services were at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 23, in the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Boyd Savage officiating.

Burial was in the Flat Creek Cemetery. Pallbearers were Charles Berryman, Laron Berryman, Mitchell Wood, Jason Berryman, Mike Berryman and A. B. Wood.

Memorials may be made to the Fountain Hill United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 4, Fountain Hill, AR 71642. Online guest book at www.jones-hartshorn.com.

John C. Wells, III

John C. "Buddy" Wells, III, 58, of Rayville, LA, formerly of Portland, died Monday, May 20, 2013, at Glenwood Regional Medical Center in West Monroe, LA. He was born September 28, 1954, in Lake Village, the son of the late John C. Wells, Jr., and Dollie Casali Wells, he was a farmer and a Methodist.

Survivors are his wife, Dawn Moore Wells of Rayville; a son, Chris Wells and wife Bridgett; a daughter, Audrea Wells Stephens and husband Chuck; a step-daughter, Danielle Amos; two sisters, Marcia Vestal and Susan Fondren; three brothers, Frank, David, and Bobby Wells; five grandchildren, Callie, Ashton, and Blaine Wells and Colby and Megan Stephens; and one step-granddaughter, Dakota Price.

He was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, James "Matt" Wells; a sister, Jolise Wells Curtis; a grandson, Andrew Payton Wells; and a nephew, Gaylon Douglas Vestal.

Grave-side services were at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the Portland Cemetery with Bro. Jerry Selby and Stanton Veazey officiating. Arrangements made by Bishop Funeral Home of Lake Village.

Memorials may be made to Portland Cemetery, P. O. Box 37, Portland, Arkansas 71663. Guest book at www.bishopfuneral homeinc.com.

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