Obituaries

AUSTIN EUGENE BREWER

Austin Eugene Brewer, age 90 was born in Mount Vernon, Arkansas on January 5, 1925 and passed away at his home in Heber Springs, on January 27, 2015. He was the son of Lawson and Deborah Bartley Brewer. Austin was a veteran of World War II where he had served in the Army Infantry in […]

CALVIN ANDREW COOPER

Calvin Andrew Cooper 41 of Locust Grove, Arkansas died Monday, January 26, 2015. He was the son of Calvin W. and Ruby Cooper. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a student at UACCB in Batesville. He was preceded in death by a sister Rayma Cooper. Survivors are his parents of Locust Grove, two sons […]

ROSE LEE JOHNSON

Rose Lee (Rodgers) Johnson the daughter of Bryant Herbert (BH) Rodgers and Clara Bell (Millsap) Rodgers was born in Mt. Vernon, Arkansas on August 3, 1945 and passed away at Searcy, Arkansas on January 26, 2015 at the age of 69 years. Mrs. Johnson was a devout Christian and was a member of Glad Tidings […]

GLORIA FAYE BUZBEE

Gloria Faye Buzbee the daughter of Clint Parrott and Bessie Rowlett Parrott was born in Brownsville, Arkansas on September 1, 1945 and passed away at Baptist Health Medical Center in Heber Springs on January 24, 2015 at the age of 69 years. She was of the Baptist belief and enjoyed riding and reading. She wrote […]

VERLON BENNIE BITTLE

Verlon Bennie Bittle age 80 passed away peacefully in his home on January 16, 2015. Verlon, known to many as “Verlon B” was a lifetime resident of the Sunny Slope Community in Edgemont. He was also a member of Sunny Slope Church where he was saved and baptized. He spent most of his life farming […]

LLOYD G. (RUSTY) RATLIFF

Lloyd G. (Rusty) Ratliff of Heber Springs, Arkansas passed away on January 12, 2015 at the age of 78. Rusty was born in Clarksville, Arkansas to George and Verna Mallett Ratliff on February 13, 1936. His favorite stories from his childhood included training and riding his show horse Trixie, playing high school football and working […]

DAVID THEODORE FERREN

David Theodore Ferren age 89 passed away January 11, 2015. He was born on September 5, 1925 to Frank and Lizzie (Simpson) Ferren at Providence community in Judsonia. He was a Christian. Mr. Ferren was well known as a strong supporter and friend to former President Bill Clinton. Mr. Ferren gifted President Clinton with the […]

BESSIE OLENE STEVENS KNAPP

Bessie Olene Stevens Knapp the daughter of Allen Lafayette (Fate) Stevens and Lillie Mae Hipp Stevens was born in Woodrow, Arkansas on April 2, 1927 and passed away at her home in Prim, Arkansas on January 5, 2015 at the age of 87 years. She was a homemaker and retired postmaster for the United States […]

CLOVIS GERALD (COKEY) RAINS

Clovis Gerald (Cokey) Rains the son of Clovis Day Rains and Verlia Mae Smith was born in Heber Springs, Arkansas on July 9, 1959 and passed away at Little Rock, Arkansas on December 29, 2014 at the age of 55 years. He was a carpenter and enjoyed his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by […]

JARRELL GLENWOOD MARTIN

Jarrell Glenwood Martin the son of Charley F. Martin and Glydus Ferguson Martin was born in Floral, Arkansas on March 16, 1936 and passed away at Baptist Health Medical Center in Heber Springs, Arkansas on December 24, 2014 at the age of 78 years. He was a retired carpenter and a veteran of the United […]

LOUIS (SONNY) GEORGE MOISER

Louis (Sonny) George Moiser 65 of Quitman, Arkansas entered into heaven on December 23, 2014. He was born on March 8, 1949 in St. Louis, Missouri. He is preceded in death by his father George Moiser, JR, his wife Bernice Moiser and one son Brian Moiser. He is survived by his mother Laverne Moiser of […]

BRUCE LEROY BRADSHAW

Bruce Leroy Bradshaw the son of Robert Franklin Bradshaw and Nora Leah Ingram Bradshaw was born in Timbo, Arkansas on June 5, 1923 and passed away at Kansas City, Missouri on December 11, 2014 at the age of 81 years. Bruce was a retired pipe fitter and 24 year retired veteran of the United States […]

FLORENCE V. TARKINGTON

Florence V. Tarkington the daughter of Fredrick Walters and Lidwna Kern Walters was born in Chicago, Illinois on December 21, 1926 and passed away at her home in Higden, Arkansas on Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the age of 87 years. Mrs. Tarkington was a retired personnel manager for Woolworth and a member of the […]

ALBERT H. (BUD) WILLIAMS

Albert H. (Bud) Williams the son of Albert Williams, SR and Floy Sorrells Williams was born in Wheatley, Arkansas on August 7, 1929 and passed away at Baptist Health Medical Center in Heber Springs, Arkansas on December 5, 2014 at the age of 85 years. Bud was a contractor and member of the First United […]

RUTH BITTLE BANKHEAD

Ruth Bittle Bankhead, the daughter of Heber Rance Bittle and Milbrey Louise Riddle, was born in Heber Springs, Arkansas on June 17, 1922. She passed away on December 3, 2014 at the Southridge Rehabilitation Center in Heber Springs. She was 92 years old. She married Carl Bankhead on August 7, 1941 and survived him when […]

ROBERT SCOTT CONRAD

Robert Scott Conrad the son of Keith Conrad and Terry Ann Bretz Drake was born in Oakland, California on June 24, 1965 and passed away at his home in Heber Springs, Arkansas on December 1, 2014 at the age of 49 years. Scott graduated from John Sweet High School in Crockett, California and he was […]