Sunday, September 14, 2014

Pauline Melton


Pauline Melton, age 84, of Warren, AR (formerly of Johnson, AR and Pine Bluff, AR) died Saturday September 13, in Bastrop, LA. Born November 4, 1929 in Bradley County, AR a daughter of the late Monroe Reynolds and Hughie Mae Carr Reynolds she was a homemaker, member of Tillou Baptist Church and the widow of R.G. Melton who died July 10, 1997. They were united in marriage June 27, 1946.

Survivors are 2 daughters Paula Riles, Bastrop, LA and Annette Daniels, Sallisaw, OK. 4 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Also preceding her in death was a daughter Mitzie Martin, brother Robert Reynolds and sisters Marcelle Clanton, Jimmie Castleberry, Erma Jean Copeland.

Graveside services were 2:00 p.m. Tuesday September 16, at Moseley Cemetery with Rev. Douglas Edwards officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Jay Parker, Jeff Parker, Darryl Hill, Kevin Riles, Keith Riles and Kenny Riles. Memorials preferred The Gideons International; P.O. Box 451; Warren, AR 71671. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Joyce Marie Walton Briant


Joyce Marie Walton Briant, age 70, of New Edinburg, AR died Tuesday September 9, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. Born November 11, 1943 in Richmond, CA a daughter of the late Leroy Walton and Katherine Janoushek Walton she was retired from Masonite Corporation and member Macedonia Freewill Baptist Church.

Survivors are her husband Gene O. Briant whom she married December 17, 1960. 3 sons Troy Briant and spouse Debbie, Roy Briant and spouse Cindy all of New Edinburg, Coy Briant and spouse Cheryl, Collierville, TN. 4 sisters Ina Schwartz, San Pablo, CA, Charlene Foster, Vilonia, AR, Beverly Baldinger, Valley Springs, CA, Elizabeth Jenks, Post Falls, ID. 7 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild. Also preceding her in death was a daughter Janelle Marie Briant and a grandchild Amanda Briant.

Funeral services 10:00 a.m. Saturday September 13, at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial Moseley Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Friday September 12, at Frazer’s. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Monday, September 8, 2014

Madge Bryant Johnson


Madge Bryant Johnson, age 89, of Warren died Saturday, September 6, 2014 at the Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR.  Preceding her in death were her husband, Loran L. Johnson, her parents, Samuel and Pansy Lewis Bryant, all of Warren, and sisters, Emma Rodgers of Klamath Falls, Oregon, and Jimmie Payne of Elgin, Texas.

  Survivors include son, Wayne Lewis Johnson and wife, Susan, of Warren and daughters, LoraNelle Humphrey and husband, Carl, of Stuttgart and Camille Johnson Lide of Little Rock.  She is also survived by grandsons, Bryan Humphrey and wife, Hannah, of Park City, Utah, Allan Humphrey and wife, Sydney, of Monticello, and David Lide of Little Rock; a great-grandson, Finn Humphrey of Park City, Utah; and sister, Wanna Payne of El Dorado.

She was a former teacher, homemaker, and loving wife, mother, and Mimi to her beloved family.  Mrs. Johnson was a 1943 graduate of Warren High School and a lifelong resident of the Prospect Community.  A 1948 graduate of the University of Arkansas with a BSE in Home Economics, she resided in the 4-H House.  She drew on her many skills and talents to make a wonderful home for her family.  She was a member of First Baptist Church, Warren.

Wayman Mann will officiate the Graveside service’s at Parker-Prospect Cemetery near Warren on Wednesday, September 10, at 2:00 p.m.  Burial will be by Frazer Funeral Home of Warren.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Joel Dean Hedrick


Joel Dean Hedrick, of Little Rock, AR, died quietly on Aug. 31, 2014 at the age of 101.   Mrs. Hedrick was born on Sept. 27, 1912 in Monticello, Arkansas to Joel William and Mary Melinda Givens Cunningham.   She grew up in southern Arkansas and graduated as valedictorian of Warren High School in 1930.  She attended Monticello A & M College for two years and received her certification to teach English.  Due to the depression, she left college and took a teaching job in New Edinburg and then at Warren High School.  In 1937 she married Kimbro Young Hedrick and they moved into the house at 500 North Myrtle in Warren where they lived for most of the 69 years of their married life.  Although Mrs. Hedrick quit teaching in the school system, she taught Sunday School in the First Presbyterian Church for years, touching the lives of many of the youth who grew up in the church.  Also, as an active member of the Women of the Church at First Presbyterian, she served in leadership positions for over 50 years.

 Her primary occupation was being a homemaker for her husband and her four children.  In addition to caring for her family, she ensured that her children had their homework done, had music lessons, and attended church.   Mrs. Hedrick served as president of the PTA and under her leadership, the organization raised money to start the first lunchroom to serve hot meals in Warren’s schools.  She loved to read and share books with family and friends, and for years she enjoyed working as the church librarian.  Her family cherishes their memories of her as a mother, teacher, cook, and friend.

Joel Dean and Kim lived in their house on North Myrtle Street until 2006 when Kim died at the age of 99.  At that time, Mrs. Hedrick moved to Little Rock to live near Jane and her family.   For the past five years the staff at Briarwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Little Rock has provided love and care to Ms. Jo day and night. The family extends their deepest appreciation to our Briarwood family.

Her first daughter, Mary Hedrick Causey, died in 2012.  Mrs. Hedrick is survived by three of her four children: Jane Hedrick Beachboard (Jim Beachboard), Little Rock, AR, Ellen Kay Hedrick (Tom Bacon), Durham, N.C., Mary's husband, J.P. Causey, West Point, VA and the Rev. Bill Hedrick (the Rev. Catherine Robinson), Albuquerque. NM.  Mrs. Hedrick has ten grandchildren: James Beachboard, Matthew (Susannah Beachboard, John Beachboard (Amber Brewer), Michael  Bacon, (the Rev. Kathryn Lester-Bacon), Kathryn Bacon Goldman (Jeff Goldman), Beth Causey (Michelle Andrews),  Lyn Causey (Alan Meyer), George Hedrick, Joy Hedrick Maguire  (Bill Maguire),  Mark Hedrick (Christy Hedrick).  She also has eight great grandchildren, Rand Brewer, Alya and Darren Goldman, Harrison and Virginia Meyer, Lily and Ryan Maguire, and Daniel Hedrick.

A Memorial Service was held at the First Presbyterian Church, Warren, AR, at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, September. 5, 2014, with Rev. Catherine Robinson, Rev. Philip Faris and Rev. Kathryn Lester-Bacon officiating. Linda Barrett was pianist.  Prior to the service, a graveside service was held at 1:30 at Oakland Cemetery. Active pallbearers were Michael Bacon, James Beachboard, John Beachboard, Matthew Beachboard, George Hedrick, Mark Hedrick and Bill Maguire. Honorary pallbearers were Tom Bacon, Jim Beachboard, J.P. Causey, Jeff Goldman, Bill Hedrick, Alan Meyer, Jackie Miller and Cliff Morgan. Arrangements are by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Warren, Arkansas, the Warren YMCA, or the Warren Public Library. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Nona West Pullin


Nona West Pullin age 89 of Warren, AR died Friday, August 29th at Chapel Woods Nursing Home in Warren, AR.   She was born October 5th, 1924 in Bradley County, AR a daughter of the late Ervin West and Bessie Wright West.  She was a beautician and a member of  Immanuel Baptist Church.  Also preceding her in death were 2 sons, Eddie Pullin and Jim Thomason.  Brothers Earnest West, Russell West, Vernon West, Louie West, Slick West, Vester West and Pete West.

Survivors include her husband Ralph Pullin, whom she married June 19th, 1959 in Pine Bluff, AR.  A son Bill Thomason and spouse Sue, Pratt, Kansas,  2 daughters Diane Jolley and spouse Jim, Little Rock, AR.; and Carolyn Worsham, Warren, AR. A daughter in law Shirley Thomasson, Plano, TX.   2 sisters Vera Wagnon, Warren, AR and Mary Reddin, Camden, AR.  A brother Billy Gene West and spouse Wanda, Warren, AR.  10 grandchildren, Hailey Pullin,  Rai Pullin, Brandon Thomasson, James Thomasson, Tyler Thomasson, Jeremy Thomasson,  Greg Worsham, Mathew Worsham, Trent Jolley and Andrew Jolley. 4 Great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were 10:00AM Saturday, September 6th at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. David Ritchy and Rev. Todd West officiating. Linda Barrett was organist.  Burial was in Willoughby Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Jeremy Thomasson, James Thomasson, Jim Jolley, Tim West, Jerry West, Sammie West, Allen West and Trent Jolley. Honorary pallbearer was Jackie West. Online Guestbook  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com



Sunday, August 31, 2014

Bernice McBride Ragar


Bernice McBride Ragar age 93 of Warren, AR died Saturday, August 30th, at the John R. Williamson Hospice House. She was born November 16th, 1920 in Warren, AR a daughter of the late Kelly McBride and Virgie House McBride.  She was a housewife and homemaker and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her husband Herbert Ragar, whom she married September 28th, 1940 and he died October 12th, 1998, brothers James T. McBride, Frank McBride and a sister Marcelle Hardin.

She is survived by a brother, Kelly V. McBride, Warren, AR and a sister Evelyn Wyndham, Perryville, AR.   Several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services 10:00AM Wednesday, September 3rd at Oakland Cemetery.  Burial in Oakland Cemetery.  Visitation 9:00AM till service time Wednesday, September 3rd at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Elex G. Mann


Elex G. Mann, age 77, of Banks, AR died Friday August 29, at his home. Born October 26, 1936 in Bradley County, AR a son of the late J.W. Mann and Hazel Sinclair Mann he was a retired truck driver for Miller Transport and member Shady Grove Baptist Church in Jersey, AR.

Survivors are his wife Janelle West Goff Mann whom he married October 24, 2000. 1 son Gary Mann, Texarkana, TX. 1 daughter Lori Tucker, El Dorado, AR. 1 step son Michael Goff, Moro Bay, AR. 1 step daughter Teresa McRae, Norphlet, AR. 1 brother Ray Mann, Warren, AR. 2 sisters Louise Richardson and Donnie Crosier both of Warren, AR. 6 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and 2 step grandsons. He was also preceded in death by a spouse Shirley Mann, daughter Kelly Massey and a brother Roy Mann.

Funeral services 2:00 p.m. Sunday August 31, at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Jersey, AR. Burial in Liberty Cemetery near Louann, AR by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Saturday August 30, at Frazer’s. Memorials preferred Lifetouch Hospice; 2301 Champagnolle Road; El Dorado, AR 71730. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Howard Oren Pace, Jr.


Howard Oren Pace, Jr., age 71, of Warren, AR died Wednesday August 27, at home. Born August 20, 1943 at Westwood, CA, a son of the late Howard Oren Pace, Sr. and Norma Jean Watson Pace he was a retired welder and a U.S. Navy veteran. Surviving is his wife Patricia Faye Bennett Pace whom he married December 12, 1963. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Friday August 29, at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Burial will be in Red Oak Cemetery near Slaughterville, OK. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Eric John Rose

Eric John Rose, age 35,  of Bedford, Texas, formerly of Hermitage, Arkansas, died Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014,  in Irving, Texas.  He was born July 17, 1979 in El Dorado, Ark., a son of  Teresea Trussell Rose Morgan of Bedford, Texas and Dwaine Everett Rose of Willis, Texas. He was a graduate of Trinity High School, Euless, Texas, a landscape artist, a motivational speaker and a Christian.  Other than his parents, he is survived by his stepfather, Roy David Morgan of Bedford, Texas; Three brothers: Jarrod Dwaine Rose of Bedford, Texas; Staff Sergeant Mikael Lee Rose of Whittlesey, United Kingdom; and Adam Joseph Rose of Pasadena, Texas, along with many loving nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles, cousins and friends. Graveside service was 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 26, at Pattsville Cemetery near Hermitage, Arkansas with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Online guestbook/obituary  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Monday, August 25, 2014

Byron Gale Black


Byron Gale Black, age 79, of Warren, AR died Wednesday August 20, at Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock, AR. Born November 5, 1934 in Fulton, IN, a son of the late Archie Gale Black and Laura Fern Beattie Black he was a retired dairy farmer, a Methodist and a U.S. Army veteran.

Survivors are 1 daughter Michelle Denise Black of Logansport, Indiana. 2 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

Visitation was 6-8 p.m. Sunday August 24, at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery at Fulton, Indiana. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Friday, August 22, 2014

Harbison "Hob" Moffatt


Harbison “Hob” Moffatt, age 82, of  Hamburg, Arkansas died Tuesday, August 19, at home. He was born April 22, 1932 at Milo, Arkansas a son of the late Elmer Wade Moffatt, Sr. and Druzie Evelyn Wolfe Moffatt. He received his education in the Ft. Hill Public School System, was a retired station operator for Mississippi River Transmission Company and was a member of the Eden Baptist Church.  He married Nancy Carolyn Wherry Moffatt on March 7, 1957 at Bastrop, La and she died October 5, 1998. Surviving are 3 sons Frank Moffatt and John Moffatt both of Hamburg, Ark. and Jim Moffatt, Crossett, Ark; 2 daughters Sissy Moffatt, Denver, North Carolina and Margaret Ann Ward, Kingsland, Ark; 16 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.  He was also preceded in death by a granddaughter Julie Carol Moffatt. Funeral services were 10:00 am Friday, August 22, at Eden Baptist Church with Rev. Kevin Hicks officiating. Music was provided by Axie Withers. Burial  with military honors was in Pugh Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Matt Moffatt, Chad Moffatt, Robert Moffatt, Josh Moffatt, Moffatt Ann Steele, Dakota Martin and Tristian Ward. Honorary pallbearers were Ellen Steele, Sarah Steele, Nick Ward, Evie Meeks, Amber Moffatt, Ashley King, Colby Ward, Karlie Allen and Jacey Allen. Online guestbook  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Harold Lloyd Campbell


Harold Lloyd Campbell age 81, of Warren, AR formerly of Moro, AR (Lee County) died Wednesday, August 20th at the Baptist Hospital in Little Rock.  He was born August 30th, 1932 in Lee County, A son of the late Arnold Campbell and Lillie Weatherford Campbell. Harold graduated from Moro High School and went to join the United States Army and served in the Korean War. He was a Industrial Mechanic working for Jack Winters and Ladonna’s Sports Ware.  He attended Calvary Baptist Church and was a member of the American Legion, He served as past president and was a lifetime member of Oakdale Hunting Club. He loved fishing, hunting, yard work and especially his garden.
 Also preceding him in death were brothers Andrew Campbell and Elmer ”Buddy” Campbell and a sister Charlene Powers.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Helen Stewart Campbell whom he married November 16th, 1963.  A son Gary Campbell and friend Tammie, Hot Springs, AR.  3 daughters Kathy Doggett, Warren, AR; Mershelle Grant and spouse Tommy, Glenwood, AR. and Diane Foulks and spouse Kevin, Horn Lake, MS. A brother Bettis Campbell, Des Arc, AR and 5 sisters Christine Cagle, St. Louis, MO.; June Arnold, Whitney, TX, Maxine Riggs, Sullivan, MO, Annie Kos, Arnold, MO and Hazel Joyner, Lake Worth, FL.  7 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.


Graveside services 1:00pm Saturday, August 23rd at Oak Grove Cemetery in Moro, AR (Lee County). Burial in Oak Grove Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Visitation 6pm till 8pm Friday, August 22nd at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren, AR.   Online Guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Monday, August 18, 2014

Johnny Steve Corker


Johnny Steve Corker, age 63, of Warren, AR. died Sunday August 17, at home. Born January 3, 1951 in Warren, AR. a son of the late Millard Fillmore Corker and Erma Dean Jackson Corker he was a former owner/operator of Barnett Electric, Corker Farms and a was a Baptist. He was preceded in death by his wife Sheila Johnston Corker who died March 28, 2013. They were united in marriage November 29, 1991.

Survivors are 3 sons John Eric Corker and spouse Jamie, Warren, AR., Samuel Lee Smith and spouse Griselda, Sumpter, AR., Brian Daniel Smith and spouse Carrie Beth, Warren, AR. 2 daughters Mistie Lynn McGhee and spouse David, Hermitage, AR. and LaDonna Norenberg and spouse Chris of Minnesota. 1 brother Lloyd Corker, Warren, AR. 10 grandchildren; Madison, Alan, Ericca, Ethan, Eli, Shawn, Zachary, Nicole, Hope, Devyn. 1 great-grandchild Madyson.

Funeral services 2:00 p.m. Wednesday August 20, Frazer’s Chapel. Burial Prospect Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Tuesday August 19, at Frazer’s. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Don Parrot


Don Parrott, age 88, of Hampton, AR (formerly of Warren, AR) died Monday August 18, at Chapel Woods Nursing & Rehabilitation. Born September 2, 1925 in New Edinburg, AR, a son of the late Noel Roy Parrott and Velma Wheeler Parrott, he was a pulpwood contractor and member of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church. Also, preceding him in death were sons W.D. Parrott, Roy Howard Parrott, brother Roy Lee Parrott, sisters Rachel Carter, Evelyne Wieland.

Survivors are his wife Ella Mae Strickland Oliver Parrott. 2 daughters Jeannie Sullivan and spouse John and Barbara Ann Ogles all of Warren, AR. 2 step sons P.O. Oliver and Bobby Lee Oliver and spouse Josie both of Hampton, AR..  4 grandchildren Shelly Leggio, Houston, TX, Kristin Weeks, New Edinburg, AR, Suanne Sullivan, Conway, AR and Callie Rose Parrott, Pasadena, TX. 3 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services 10:00 a.m. Wednesday August 20, Frazer’s Chapel. Burial Shady Grove Cemetery near New Edinburg, AR by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Tuesday August 19, at Frazer’s. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Saturday, August 9, 2014

Donnie Harper


Donnie Harper age 71, of Wilmar, AR died Friday, August 8th at his home.  He was born October 9th, 1942 in Willow, AR a son of the late Herman Clyde Harper and Ida Ella Sevier Harper.  He was a United States Army Veteran, a life long truck driver and he loved to fish.

Survivors include a son, Jimmy Don Harper and spouse Melissa, Warren, AR.  A daughter Tricia Carpenter of Tilly, AR.  A brother Richard E. Harper, Fordyce, AR.  A sister Tracy Lynn Harper, Watseka, Ill.  5 grandchildren Steven Harper, Amber Carpenter Knight, Stanley Heath Carpenter, Desha Aires, Lacey Price and Brian Oelsen.  9 great-grandchildren.  Several nieces, nephews and a special friend Becky Boyd and spouse Randy of Monticello, AR.

Funeral services 10:00AM Tuesday, August 12th at Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Burial in Stoney Point Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 9:00AM Tuesday, Augusts 12th till service time at Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Online Guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Georgia Verna Rauls Hamaker


Georgia Verna Rauls Hamaker, age 94, of Warren, AR died Thursday August 7, at Chapel Woods. Born October 5, 1919 in Herbine, AR a daughter of the late Rob Rauls and Cora Herring Rauls she was a homemaker, a member of Faith Freewill Baptist Church and the widow of Edwin Hamaker who died July 29, 1986. They were united in marriage December 16, 1939. Also, preceding her in death was a daughter Sue Walsh; brothers Troy Herring, Otto Herring, Fitzhugh Herring; sisters Clara Belle Doss, Robert Lee Holderfield and a great grandchild Foster Hamaker.

Survivors are 1 son Raymond Hamaker and spouse Kathy, Fayetteville, AR, 1 daughter Hilda Bennett, Warren, AR. 7 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside service 11:00 a.m. Wednesday August 13, at Willoughby Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 10:00 a.m. until service time Wednesday August 13, at Willoughby Freewill Baptist Church. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com




Thurmon Odis Hamaker, Sr.


Thurman Odis Hamaker, Sr, age 68, of Hermitage, Arkansas died Thursday, August 7, at John R. Williamson Hospice House, El Dorado.  He was born May 24, 1946 in Bradley County, Arkansas a son of the late Neal Hamaker and Nathan Langston Hamaker. He was a bricklayer and a member of Landmark Baptist Church. He received his education in the Hermitage Public School System. Surviving are 3 sons Gary Hamaker, Hermitage, Ark, Thurman Hamaker, Jr, Ingalls, Ark. and Robert Neal Hamaker, Winterset, Iowa; 3 daughters Ruth Douglass, Johnsville, Ark, Carrie Clopton and Tracey Hamaker both of Winterset, Iowa; 14 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Funeral services 2:00pm Sunday, August 10,  Landmark Baptist Church.
Burial Gravelridge Cemetery near Hermitage, Arkansas. Visitation 6:00 pm to 8:00pm Saturday, August 9, at Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Online guestbook/obituary www.frazerfuneralhome.com.

Friday, August 8, 2014

Paulette P. "Polly" Culpepper


Paulette P. “Polly” Culpepper, age 95, of Houston, Texas, formerly of Warren, Arkansas died Thursday, August 7, at Kingwood, Texas. She was born August 13, 1918 at Bee Branch, Arkansas a daughter of the late Eustace Presson and Alice Gertrude Jennings Presson. She held a B. A. from  the University of Central Arkansas, taught in  high school in  Arkansas and Missouri and Warren High School where she taught English, Latin,  typing and shorthand.  Polly retired in l949. The late C. Ramon Greenwood wrote in his book Another Time, Another Place “Paulette Presson was the first teacher to really encourage my aspiration to write”.  She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Warren.
She married Garner Thomas Culpepper on September 19, 1947 in Malvern, Arkansas and he died December 27, 1993. Polly is remembered as outspoken person with a innate sense of fairness. Surviving is a son Sam Culpepper, Houston Texas; a grandchild Brett Catlin Downey Riggle, Brooklyn, New York; a niece Sarah Alice McKinney and a nephew Pat McKinney, both of Fort Smith, Arkansas.  She was slso predeceased by a daughter Paula Lee Culpepper Downey and a sister Alice Mae McKinney.  Graveside services 11:00am Monday, August 11, at Greenwood Cemetery at Rison, Arkansas. Visitation 9:30am to 10:30am Monday , August 11, at Frazer’s Funeral Home at Warren.  Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com.

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Kay F. Morgan Boozer


Kay F. Morgan Boozer, age 76, of Hermitage, AR died Thursday July 31, at home. Born December 5, 1937 in Shady Bend, AR a daughter of the late George R. Morgan and Nancy Frances Daniels Morgan she was a homemaker and a Baptist.
Also preceding her in death was a daughter Regina Reese.

Survivors are her husband Dan Boozer whom she married November 6, 1972. 1 son Alan Alred, Monticello, AR. 2 daughters Gerrie Kay Lewis and Julie Ann Dixon both of San Antonio, TX. 3 brothers Dale R. Morgan, Osceola, AR, Adolphus A. “Butch” Morgan, Bunkie, LA and Dennis Morgan, Warren, AR. 1 sister Midge McGinnis, Ingalls, AR. 9 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Graveside service was 10:00 a.m. Wednesday August 6, at Willoughby Cemetery with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. David Mann was soloist. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com


Friday, August 1, 2014

Mary Nannie Summers



Mary Nannie Summers, aged 83, of Chidester, AR (formerly of Warren, AR), passed away Thursday, July 31, 2014 at the Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville, AR after a brief struggle with cancer. Mary was born February 9, 1931, in Warren, AR the second of nine children to the late Shelton Adams and Eva Flippo Adams.
She was a member of Chidester Baptist Church in Chidester, AR and enjoyed singing in the choir and participating in all church functions. If food was on the agenda, she always prepared her famous chicken & dumplings and fried apple pies. She enjoyed working puzzles and attending the Senior Citizens Center in Chidester where she had many wonderful friends. In January 2013, Mary moved to The Meadows in Bentonville, AR where she made new friends and left a lasting impression on the staff and residents with her wit and sense of humor.
She is preceded in death by brothers Meade Adams, Charles Adams, and Jimmy “Jimbo” Adams, her sister, Louise Clemons and grandson, Brett Bryant.
She is survived by her children; sons Jim Bryant and wife Mary of Rogers, AR, Gene Bryant of Stafford, VA and Randy Bryant and wife Beth of Rogers, AR, daughters Regina O’Neill and husband Gary of Warren, AR, Kathy Atkinson and husband Steve of Stella, MO; brothers, Shelton Adams, Jr. and wife Louvenia “Vennie” of Crossett, AR, John Adams of Rogers, AR, and sisters, Catherine “Kitty” Allen of Crossett, AR and Ida Greenwood and husband, Gerald of Spring Hill, TN. She is also survived by 12 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and many other close relatives and friends.
Visitation will be at Frazer’s Funeral Home on Sunday August 3, from 5:00pm to 7:00 pm. Funeral services will be Monday August 4, at 10:00 a.m. at Willoughby Baptist Church in Warren, AR with burial in Willoughby Cemetery. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com