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Asa 'Buz' Weaver (03/27/17)
Asa "Buz" Weaver, son of Jack Weaver and Judy Weaver, was born September 1, 1968, in Farmington, Mo. He departed this life on March 24, 2017, at the age of 48 years. He is survived by his father, Jack Weaver of Clubb, Mo.; his mother, Judy Weaver and Bobby Razer of Senath, Mo.; two daughters, Miranda Weaver and Brandon Stevens of Rector, Ark. ...
Wayne Thomas (03/24/17)
Wayne Thomas, 68, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., passed away March 23, 2017, at his residence. Born September 11, 1948, in Corning, Ark., he was the son of the late Golden and Clair Bell (Brewer) Thomas. He was united in marriage to Judy Carson on March 4, 1972...
Laura Jean (Russell) Foster (03/23/17)
Laura Jean (Russell) Foster, 83, of Rector, Ark., passed from this life to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday March 22, 2017. She was born on October 9, 1933, in Clay County, to the late Joe and Ruby Ann Morris. She was a life-long member of Blue Cane General Baptist Church and was the District Court Clerk for 31 years. ...
Ruth Lawanda "Wanda" Palmer (03/22/17)
Ruth Lawanda "Wanda" Palmer, 87, of Piggott, Ark., passed away March 21, 2017, at the Rector Nursing and Rehab., in Rector, Ark. She was born on August 20, 1929, in Rector, and was the daughter of the late William "Bill" Fred and Gladys Lavena (Krick) Scheffler...
Margaret Renfro Woolverton (03/21/17)
Margaret Renfro Woolverton, 85, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Sunday, March 19, 2017, at her home. She was born on November 4, 1931, in Pollard, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Alvin and Maybell (Cobb) Renfro. She was united in marriage to C.W. "Cap" Woolverton on Nov. 4, 1948, and he preceded her in death on February 12, 1987...
Jean Simpson (03/21/17)
Jean Simpson, 87, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Monday, March 20, 2017, at the General Baptist Nursing Home of Piggott. Jean was born in Boydsville, Ark., on Monday, June 24, 1929, to Taft and Eva (Holifield) Bradberry. She married Orlie L. Simpson on June 28, 1948, and he preceded her in death on February 7, 2008...
Jack Morton Randall (03/20/17)
Jack Randall, 87, of Rector, Ark., passed from this world on March 19, 2017. He was born to the late Jay and Nellie Randall on January 24, 1930, in Rockford, Ill. He worked for Sundstrand Corporation in Rockford for 31 years, and then retired in 1981. He lived in Pecatonica, Ill., until 1988, then moved to Rector. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Rector...
Demetra Louise Shultz (03/20/17)
Demetra Louise Shultz, 95, of Rector, Ark., passed from the cares of this life on Monday March 20, 2017, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center, Paragould, Ark. She was born on September 24, 1921, in Paragould, to the late Lawrence and Nell (Ball) Elsass...
Kathy Sue (Duckworth) Groth (03/17/17)
Kathy Sue (Duckworth) Groth, 65, of Katy, Tex., passed away Sunday, March 5, 2017, at her home. She was born August 3, 1951, in Paragould Ark. She was preceded in death by her parents, J. D. and Edith Duckworth of Piggott, Ark. She is survived by her husband, Carl Edward Groth of Katy, Texas; a brother, Carroll Duckworth and wife Eva; her nephews, Mark, Craig and fiance Sarah, Brian and wife Misty, and a niece, Renee Duckworth...
Clarence Lax (03/14/17)
Clarence Floyd Lax, 61, of Lafe, Ark., was born November 4, 1955, in Lafe, to Hershel and Jo Ann Lax. He passed peacefully in his sleep on March 12, 2017. Clarence was retired from Emerson Electric Co. He enjoyed music, good food and spending time with family and friends...
Barbara Ann Cargill Fridenberg (03/13/17)
Barbara Ann Cargill Fridenberg passed away July 23, 2016, in California. A memorial graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 25, in the Piggott Cemetery in Piggott, Ark. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home of Piggott is in charge of the arrangements...
Verda Maxine Rogers Wright (03/13/17)
Verda Maxine Rogers Wright, 93, of Plano, Tex., passed from this life on Tuesday March 7, 2017, at her home. She was born on February 12, 1924, in Piggott, Ark., to the late Jewell and Mary (Drew) Rogers. Maxine was preceded in death by her parents; her loving husband, Bynum Wright and one sister, Johnnie Rollman...
Linda I. Clements (03/09/17)
Linda I. Clements, 73, who resided at Fountain West, West Des Moines, Iowa, passed away on March 8, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thelma and Lucien Clements, and three sisters. She is survived by three brothers and five sisters, Rusty (Kathy) Clements of Gainesville, Ga., Bill (Angela) Clements of Cleveland, Ga., Jim Clements of Cleveland, Ga., Alice (Bob) Bruechert of West Des Moines, Iowa, Judy (Paul) Martin of Hoopeston, Ill., Pat Doty of Paragould, Ark., Dody (Puff) Puffenbarger of Wellington, Ill. ...
Phyllis Imogene (Barker) Gipson (03/09/17)
Phyllis Imogene (Barker) Gipson, 90, of Rector, Ark., passed away Monday, March 6, 2017, in Rector. She was born May 3, 1926, in Clay County, Ark., to the late Oscar James Barker and Hettie Celeste (Massey) Barker. Her father, Oscar, was a local farmer and owner and operator of Barker Sawmill and Lumber Co. Her mother, Hettie, was a house wife and worked alongside Oscar in the lumber company...
Patsy Adams (03/07/17)
Patsy Adams, 80, of Piggott, Ark., passed away March 7, 2017, at the Piggott Community Hospital, in Piggott. She was born on October 16, 1936, in Pollard, Ark., and was the daughter of the late John Wesley and Thelma (Underwood) Johnson. She was united in marriage to Lloyd Hays Adams and he preceded her in death...
Henry Dewayne "Bud" Grimes (03/07/17)
Henry Dewayne "Bud" Grimes, 82, of Conway, Ark., passed away February 18, 2017. He was born May 23, 1934, in Guy, Ark., to James Vernie and Floy (Montgomery) Grimes. He was a self-employed coin broker, as well as a respected coin dealer, and revered by many to be the best. Bud was proud to have served in the U.S. Navy...
Frankie Cheshire (03/07/17)
Frankie Cheshire, 84, of Paragould, Ark., died Saturday, March 4, 2017, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. She was born October 22, 1932, in Deering, Mo., to the late Brown and Ethel (Shelton) Pearson. Frankie married Joseph Trolley Cheshire on Aug. 25, 1950, in...
Betty Jean Gray (03/02/17)
Betty Jean Gray, 87, of Ypsilanti, Mich., died Tuesday, February 28, 2017, at the Villa at Parkridge in Ypsilanti. She was born June 23, 1929, in Missouri, the daughter of Sherman and Dora White. S She was married to Dennis Gray and he preceded her in death on October 19, 1970...
Donavon Boyster (02/27/17)
Donavon Boyster, 45, of Pollard, Ark., passed away Sunday, February 26, 2017, at the St. Clair Hospital in Fenton, Mo. He was born October 27, 1971, to David and Debra Fay (Smith) Boyster in Newport, Ark. He was preceded in death by his mother, Debra Fay Boyster; maternal grandfather, Bill Smith; paternal grandfather, Duck Boyster; paternal grandmother, Ruby Mae Boyster Neabaum; his uncle, Tim Smith, and a niece, Illyana Boyster...
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