He was a native of Parkdale but a resident of Wilmot for the majority of his life. He was a retired farm laborer and a member of Sweet Home Baptist Church in Wilmot.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Terry Dunn and Thomas Dunn; his parents, Oscar and Delia Ward Dunn-Dean; two brothers, Johnnie Dunn and Oscar Dunn Jr.; two sisters, Julia Mae Dunn and Margie Dunn.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife of 50 years, Rosie Stanley-Dunn; three sons, Albert Dunn Jr. wife Tracy of El Dorado, Timothy Dunn wife Lana of Sherwood, and Reginald Dunn wife Leighann of Little Rock; three daughters, Rosita Lewis husband Terry, Keisha Allison husband Roy, all of Little Rock, and Alice Dunn of Wilmot; two brothers, Leroy Dunn wife Dessie of Tallulah, La., and Otis Dunn of Pine Bluff; one sister, Delia Mae Sherrer husband Larry of Little Rock; 20 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10 at First Baptist Church with Rev. Albert Fenceroy officiating.
Pallbearers were John Stanley, Issac Stanley, John Metcalf, Jackie McCain, Robby McCain and Troy Abraugh. Honorary pallbearers were Frank Stanley Jr., Michael Stanley, Roosevelt Stanley, Leroy Stanley, Bobby Stanley, Luther Stanley, Ernest Montgomery and Bruce Brooks.
Burial was in St. Martha Cemetery in Wilmot under the direction of Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg.
Mickey Gulledge, 66, of Lonoke, died Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 at Baptist Health Medical Center in North Little Rock. He was a native of Parkdale, a resident of Lonoke for the past three years and a former resident of Dermott. He was a farmer and a member of Temple Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Dalice Cecil and Edith Maye Cessor Gulledge, and a brother, Grover Gulledge.
He is survived by two sons, Scott Gulledge of Melbourne, Fla., and Michael Gulledge of Camdenton, Mo.; one sister, Nell Broussard and husband, Errol, of Erath, La.; three brothers, Cecil Gulledge and wife, Mary, of Slidell, La., Jimmy Gulledge and wife, Tamra, and Willie Gulledge and wife, Dr. Brenda, all of Heber Springs; and four grandchildren.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.Arrangements are under the direction of Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg.
James Olen Scales
He was preceded in death by his father, James Fred Scales; his mother, Ollie V. McQuay-Fowler; and one brother, Fred Scales.
He is survived by one brother, Jesse R. Scales, and one sister, Thomesa Scales-Campbell.
Services were held Sunday, Dec. 11 at Cromwell Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Mary D. Arnold officiating.
Pallbearers were Curtis Tolliver Jr., Ricky Davis, Fredrick Simpson, Brandon Campbell, Jesse Scales Jr. and Brian Guy.
Arrangements were made by Cromwell Funeral Home of Hamburg.
Walter Oliver White
Walter Oliver White, 72, of Longview died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2016, at his home.
He was born in Portland Jan. 6, 1944 and was a lifelong resident of Ashley County.
He was a Vietnam veteran, a Purple Heart recipient, and a millwright for Georgia Pacific for 44 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver and Waurine White, and one brother, Ira Jake White
His is survived by his wife, Linda Davis White of Longview; two daughters, Tiffany Lisemby and husband Scott of White Hall and Karen Miles of Corpus Christie, Tecas; one son, Kevin White and wife Lisa of Jackson, Miss.; three sisters, Sarah Henslee and husband Phil of Cedar Creek, Texas, Rose Sayger and husband Buster of Crossett, and Mary McCormick and husband Scott also of Crossett; and seven grandchildren.
A funeral service was held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 10 at Medders Funeral Home Chapel, 1564 Hwy 52 W. in Crossett with Bro. Eugene Howie officiating and followed by burial in Pinewood Memorial Park.
Pallbearers were Mike White, Greg White, Sean McCormick, Jim Moffatt, Jimmy Davis and Frank Moffatt.
Honorary pallbearers were Dennie Jenkins, Don Jackson, James Miller, John David Carter, Mike Young, Hubert Riley, David Hollis, Don Fletcher, Donnie Ray Lowery and Jeff Walsh.