Joyce Lee Tweedy
Joyce Lee Tweedy, 76, of Piggott, Ark., left this earth peacefully on September 17, 2014, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born on January 16, 1938, and was the daughter of the late Edgar and Eva Lee McDowell. She was united in marriage to Willard Earl Tweedy on Sept. 23, 1955, and to this union two daughters were born...
Martin Dean Poole
Martin Dean Poole, 71, of Pocahontas, Ark., passed away September 17, 2014, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Little Rock, Ark. He was born on December 2, 1942, in Washington, D.C., and was the son of the late Ralph Poole and Gaye (Grooms) Poole. He is preceded in death by his parents and two sons, Marty Poole and Danny Poole...
Jackie Wayne Byrd
Jackie Wayne Byrd, 74, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Monday, September 15, 2014, at the NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. He was born on September 19, 1939, in St. Francis, Ark., and was the son of the late Orba and Lillian (Ward) Byrd. He was united in marriage to Mary (Finley) Moore on May 27, 1982...
Travis Boyd, 70, of Piggott, Ark., was born on July 16, 1944, and was the son of the late Clyde and Ella (Smith) Boyd of Knobel, Ark. Travis went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, September 9, 2014, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark...
Dean Ferguson, 73, of Florissant, Missouri, formerly of Rector, passed from this life on Monday, September 8, 2014, at Mercy Hospital in St. Louis after a brave battle with cancer. He was preceded in death by his loving mother, Myrtle Ferguson, sister, Melba Lanier and an infant child...
Granville L. Cate
Granville Lafayette Cate was born Dec. 8, 1928, in Clay County, Arkansas and departed this life Sept. 5, 2014, at Piggott Community Hospital at the age of 85. He was the son of the Norris L. Cate and Arietta (Crawford) Cate. In 1954, he was united in marriage to Pat (Kilbreth) Cate. ...
Vivian Mae Baugh
Mrs. Vivian Mae Baugh, 91, formerly of Redkey, Ind., passed away Friday September 5, 2014, in the company of family members at IU Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Ind. Vivian was born in Farmers, Ky. on September 5, 1923, the daughter of the late Charlie Everett and Maudie Lee (Ramey) Smith...
Emma Lou Thompson
Emma Lou Thompson, 73, of Poplar Bluff, passed away on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. Mrs. Thompson, daughter of Elisha and Floye (Dudley) Davis, was born on October 21, 1940 in Pollard, Ark. She was a clerk for the IRS and attended the Memorial Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff...
Johnie Wade Schmidt
Johnie Wade Schmidt, 68, of Greenway, Ark., passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014. He was born on December 27, 1945, in Paragould, Ark., and was the son of Johnie H. and Betty Jo Thomas Schmidt. He was united in marriage to Linda Bolen on Sept. 25, 1964, and to this union two children were born...
Patsy Diane Poole
Patsy Diane Poole, 72, of Piggott, Ark., passed away August 29, 2014, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. She was born on May 28, 1942, in Piggott, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Hubert and Mary Lee (Neeley) Lyles. She was united in marriage to Geryane Poole on May 28, 1960, and to this union three sons were born...
William "Pete" B. Garner
William (Pete) B. Garner, 74, was called to Heaven on August 18, 2014. He was born on December 18, 1939, in Greenway, Ark., where he lived until the age of 20. He married Nellie Simmons on Dec. 10, 1960, in St. Louis, Mo. They were married for 54 years and spent 20 of those years living in Alhambra, Ill. ...
Harry C. Niewald, Jr.
Harry C. Niewald, Jr., 63 of St. Francis, Ark., passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014, at the White River Medical Center in Searcy, Ark. He was born on March 19, 1951 in Piggott, Ark. He was the son of Harry Sr. and Audie Niewald. His mother, Audie Niewald, preceded him in death...
Chester Paul Crawford, Sr.
Chester Paul Crawford, Sr., 72, of Rector, died Sunday, August 24, 2014, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Mr. Crawford retired from Emerson Electric in Kennett and was of the Baptist faith. He enjoyed working on old cars. Survivors include two sons, Chester Paul Crawford, Jr. ...
Rebecca Sue "Suzie" Johnson
Rebecca Sue "Suzie" Johnson, 56, of Piggott, Ark., passed away on August 21, 2014, at her home in Pollard, Ark. Sue was born on October 12, 1957, in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. She became a Christian at the age of 12. She served as choir leader, Sunday School teacher, youth leader and piano player at Trailers General Baptist Church at Pollard, Ark...