Saturday, October 3, 2015

Mildred DeArmond Chenault O'Neal

Mildred DeArmond Chenault O’Neal, 93, of Warren, AR, left to be with the Lord on Saturday October 3, at her home at Maple Esplanade in Harrison, AR. Mildred was born April 7th, 1922 in Corinth to Louis Golde and Amy Barker DeArmond. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church and Friendship Sunday School in Warren.
Mildred received her early education in Warren and Little Rock, AR.  She later attended Vincent’s Business School in New Orleans, LA. She worked for the U.S. Engineers in New Orleans before, during and after WWII, receiving a letter of commendation from the War Department (now Dept. of Defense) for her work on a special project for the war effort while there. She also worked for Frisco Lines and Illinois Central Railroad for 10 years before returning to Warren in 1955. It is then that she began working for Southern Lumber Co., which later merged with Potlatch. She retired as an executive secretary for the Vice President of Wood Products in 1985. She also served as Justice of the Peace in Pennington Township, Bradley County for 8 years.
Mildred, known as Nan to her many descendants, was a loving and caring woman who would do anything she could to assist her family and friends. She was strong and educated and took pride in herself and her family and their many accomplishments and successes. Her many years on this earth were a blessing to us all and she will be greatly missed.
She is survived by her son, LTC Michael S. Chenault (Ret) and his wife Judy, of Harrison; four grandchildren, Michael Z. Chenault and wife Peggy of Fayetteville, Davis C. Chenault and wife Vera of Little Rock, Stephen K. Chenault and wife Kathy of Little Rock, and Nicole Chenault McMurry and husband Tony of Sherwood; four great granddaughters, Claire, Rachel, Sophia and Amelia; seven great grandsons, Neal, Dakota, Pete, Aidan, Wilson, Henry and Wyatt; and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 35 years, Martin O’Neal; her parents; four brothers, Louis, Davis, Curtis and Charles; and one sister, Inez DeArmond Stout.
Graveside service 10:00 a.m. Tuesday October 6, at Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Monday October 5, at Frazer’s. Memorials preferred Bradley County Veterans Museum, 210 N. Main St., Warren, AR, 71671. Online guest register  HYPERLINK ""

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Vema Vigil Watkins

Velma Vigil Watkins, age 77, of Warren, AR, died Wednesday September 30, at John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR. Born May 16, 1938, in El Paso, TX, a daughter of the late Joe A. Vigil and Dora Martinez Vigil she was a homemaker, a member of Monticello Church of Christ and the widow of Don Watkins who died December 29, 2009. They were united in marriage August 16, 1959.

Survivors are one son James Watkins, Conway, AR. One daughter Donna Ward and spouse David, Warren, AR. One sister Emilda Murillo, El Paso, TX. 4 grandchildren Madison Watkins, Austin Watkins both of Conway, AR, Brandon Ward and Christopher Ward both of Warren, AR. One great-grandchild Chloe Ward, Warren, AR.

Graveside service 2:00 p.m. Saturday October 3, Parker Prospect Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Viewing until 8:00 p.m. Friday October 2, at Frazer’s. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "" 

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Evelyn Jeanette Love Williams

Evelyn Jeanette Love Williams, 68, of Stuttgart went to be with her Savior Sunday, September 27, 2015. She was born June 9, 1947 in Little Rock to the late Robert and Inez Love. She was a member of Park Hill Baptist Church in North Little Rock. Jeanette, a former choir member and church accompanist, loved to play the piano and sing beautiful hymns to and with her family. Jeanette's other passion was her family, never missing a holiday, event or opportunity to shower her grandkids with gifts, cards and notes of encouragement. A former kindergarten teacher, Jeanette was dedicated to teaching her grandkids about kindness, faith and generosity. She lived as an example of these values, always returning even the smallest act of kindness with a beautiful hand-written thank you not.
Jeanette is survived by her three sons, Jay Wisener and his wife, Tish of Little Rock; Dr. Jeff Wisener and his wife, Becky of Rogers; Joshua Hampton and wife, Kelli of Powderly, Texas; her brother, Gene Love and his wife, Carolyn Anne of Lawton, Oklahoma; four grandchildren, James, Rhett, Grace, and Gavin as well as extended family and friends who loved her dearly.
Visitation will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, October 1 at the Westbrook Funeral Home in Hazen, Arkansas. A graveside service at the Hazen Cemetery at 11 a.m. will follow the visitation. Online obituary at

Monday, September 28, 2015

Catherine Gardner

Catherine Gardner age 85 of Hampton, AR died Sunday, September 27th at the Medical Center of South Arkansas.  She was born December 21st , 1929 in Bastrop, LA a daughter of the late Clyde McDougald and Ressi Hollingsworth McDougald. She was a housewife and homemaker, a member of the Landmark Missionary Baptist Church and the widow of Elzy Druell Gardner whom she married in 1954 and he died in 1979. Also preceding her in death was her infant child, 2 brothers Hoppy McDougald, Charles McDougald and sister Betty Smith.

Survivors include a son Jackie Lynn Gardner and spouse Nancy, Bearden, AR and a special step son Allen Reddin, Eldorado, AR.
3 daughters Janet Rose Dopson and spouse James, Hampton, AR; Clara Dopson and spouse Tommy, Hampton, AR and La Donna Waterfield and spouse David, Hampton, AR.   A brother Harry McDougald and spouse Carolyn, Many, LA, a sister in law Sharon McDougald, Hermitage, AR. 11 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.

Funeral services 2:00pm Tuesday, September 29th at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6pm till 8pm Monday, September 28, at Frazer’s.  Online guestbook

Wilson Richards

Wilson Richards age 67 of Hermitage, AR died Sunday, September 27th at JRMC in Pine Bluff, AR.  He was born November 20th, 1947 in Bradley County, AR a son of the late Durwood “Duby” Richards and Bonnie Ferrell Richards.  He was a welder and mechanic by trade, a Baptist and a graduate of the Hermitage Public Schools.  He was also preceded in death by his wife Linda Sue Payne Richards whom he married July 8th, 1969 and she died August 12th, 2013.

Survivors include a son Scott Richards, Hermitage, AR and a daughter Kelly Richards and fiancĂ© John “JD” Beaty, Rye, AR.
A granddaughter Madelyn Beaty, Rye, AR.

Graveside services 10:00AM Wednesday, September 30th at Union Hill Cemetery with visitation following. Rev. Wayman Mann will officiate. Burial in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Online guestbook

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Debra "Tootsie" Forrest Wagnon

Debra “Tootsie” Forrest Wagnon age 59 of Redfield, AR died Wednesday, September 23rd at her home.  She was born December 4th, 1955 in Warren, AR a daughter of O.W.”Fiddle” Forrest and spouse Ann, Jersey, AR and the late Betty Jean Jordan Forrest.  She was a carpenter, a 1975 graduate of Hermitage Schools and attended PCG Family Worship Center.  Also preceding her in death was her husband Thomas Wayne “Tony” Wagnon whom she married July 18, 1991 and he died February 25th, 2006. a grandson Thomas Aimsworth, a brother Johnny Kirkland and 2 sisters Linda Sue Forrest and Viola Diane Forrest.

She is survived by 3 daughters Jennifer Gilliland, Warren, AR; Brandy Hollingsworth, Hampton, AR and Sandy Kelley, Warren, AR. A brother Herbert Lee Forrest, Cloville, LA and 4 sisters Bettina Bryant, Hampton, AR, Dena Forrest, Heber Springs, AR, Becky Rauls, Warren, AR and Brenda Braswell, Redfield, AR. 6  grandchildren Cammeron  Gilliland, Brandon Gilliland, Aaron Edens, Tiffany Kelley, Julianne Kelley and Sydney Gambill.  Numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services 2:00PM Saturday September 26th at Outlaw Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Visitation 6pm till 8pm Friday September 25th  at Frazer’s Funeral Home.

Elizabeth Ann Simpson

Elizabeth Ann Simpson age 67 of Warren, AR died Wednesday, September 23rd at the Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR.  She was
Born January 5, 1948 in Warren, AR a daughter of the late Pat Hayes Sr and Lucy Jane Rice Hayes.   She was a retired employee of the Warren Police Department as the radio operator and a graduate of the Warren High School.  Also preceding her in death was a brother Pat Hayes Jr. and a sister Sue Lassiter.

Survivors include 2 sons, Heith Simpson and spouse Deborah, Warren, AR and Robert Simpson, Warren, Ar. A brother James Hayes, Rye, AR. 13 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services 10:00AM Saturday, September 26th at Frazer’s Chapel.  Burial in Emmaus Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6PM till 8PM Friday, September 25th at Frazer’s.  Online Guestbook

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

James Merle Calloway

James Merle Calloway, age 87, of Roseburg, OR, died Wednesday September 16, at his home. Born March 28, 1928 at Ingalls, AR, a son of the late Robert Carson Calloway and Myrtle Frances Huitt Calloway he was retired from International Paper Company, a member of Vine Street Baptist Church and a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War.

Survivors are his wife Marion Eloise Orr Calloway whom he married February 10, 1951. Two sons Gaylon O. Calloway and spouse Rebecca of Jay, FL, Gregory M. Calloway and spouse Allison of Vancouver, WA. One daughter Regina E. Jayne and spouse David of Fair Oaks, CA. 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.  Also preceding him in death were brothers: Klondis Calloway, Tollie Calloway, Carl Calloway; sisters: Marie Norman, Ruby Greenwood Johnson, Louise Baldwin, and Verna Mae Calloway.

Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Wednesday September 23, at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Burial with flag presentation at Union Hill Cemetery in Ingalls by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 1:00 p.m. until service time Wednesday September 23, at Frazer’s. Online guest register

Monday, September 14, 2015

Leona Littlefield

Leona Littlefield, age 70, of Warren, AR, died Monday September 14, at J.R.M.C. Born December 18, 1944 in Warren, AR, a daughter of the late Oscar King Littlefield and Willie Boone Littlefield she was retired from the Arkansas Education Television Network in Conway, AR, and a member of First Presbyterian Church. Leona was a past member of Conway B&PW Club, Pilot International and past president of the Helping Hands CB Club of Conway.

Surviving is one sister Nancy Godwin of Lawton, OK. Several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. A brother William David Littlefield preceded her in death.

Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Thursday September 17, at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 1:00 p.m. Thursday September 17, until service time at Frazer’s. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "" 

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Linda West Harton Thompson

Linda West Harton Thompson, age 72, of Warren, AR, died Monday September 7, at Bradley County Medical Center. Born August 29, 1943 in Warren, AR, a daughter of the late Vernon West and Thelma Clary West she was retired from the Warren School District and a member of Central Missionary Baptist Church. Also preceding her in death were husbands Billy Bob Harton who died October 9, 1988; Ted Franklin Thompson who died February 17, 2002; a daughter Pamela Renee Harton; brothers Jimmy West and Wayne West.

Survivors are one son Greg Harton and spouse Janet, Warren, AR. One brother Jackie West and spouse June, Warren, AR. Two sisters Sandra Johnson and spouse Earnest, DeRay McClain and spouse Mack all of Warren, AR. 2 grandchildren Brooke Harton and Logan Harton.

Funeral service was 2:00 p.m. Thursday September 10, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Charles Woolley officiating. Musicians were Linda Barrett, Ruth Lephiew and Randall Herring; Tim West and Jerry West sang. Burial was in Union Cemetery at Rye by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Tony Johnson, Renious Harton, Billy P. Smith, Wade McClain, Ronnie Harton, Ben Garner, Randy Hollis and Dr. John Durmon. Honorary pallbearers were James Harton, Charlie Doss, Rusty Harton, Michael McClain, Terry Harton, Shelby Brewster, Densil Stewart and Aaron Robbins. Memorials preferred to Central Missionary Baptist Church; 406 Seminary Street; Warren, AR, 71671 or Lifetouch Hospice; 2301 Champagnolle Road; El Dorado, AR, 71730. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "" 

Monday, September 7, 2015

Sam Howard

Sam Howard, age 83, of Warren, Arkansas died Saturday, September 5, at Baptist Medical Center, Little Rock, Arkansas.

He was born December 12, 1931 in Warren, Arkansas a son of the late Samuel M. Howard and Sarah Parnell Howard. He served in the US Air Force and worked for Williams Bros Taxi Service, Warren Housing Authority and the Warren Police Department.

He was a Methodist. Surviving is a son Steve Howard, North Little Rock, Ark; 1 brother Curtis Howard, Hermitage, Ark; 3 grandchildren David Parker, Angie Smith and Audri Howard; 6 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter Brenda Kathleen Taylor, 1 brother James Howard and a grandson Jeremy Sparks. Funeral services 10:00 am Saturday, September 12, at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Visitation 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Friday, September 11, at Frazer’s Funeral Home.  

Pat Temple

Pat Temple age 56 of Hampton, AR died Sunday, September 6th at her home in Hampton.   She was born March 24th, 1959 in Borger, TX a daughter of the late Johnny Carroll Williams SR and Wanda Ruth Masterson Young.  She was a bookkeeper, an Arkansas Tech graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Early Childhood development; she loved to read her Bible and was a big Razorback football fan.

She is survived by 2 daughters Amanda Thomas and spouse Fabian, Houston, TX and Roxann Harelson, Little Rock, AR. 2 step daughters Teresa Temple Fenn and Amanda Temple Daniels both of Medina, TN.  5 brothers Lelon Rex Smith Jr, Ore City, TX, Johnny Carroll Williams Jr. Minden LA, Shawn Allen Thompson, Conway, AR,  Dwayne Keith Young, Conway, AR and Eddie Young, Sherwood, AR.  7 sisters Judy Ratcliff, Ore City, TX, Becky Reaves, Pittsburg, TX, Debbie Reed, Eldorado, AR, Angie Edwards, Ore City, TX, Jeannie Pennington, Holly Springs, AR, Paula Fourier, Porter, TX and Kelley Hollingsworth, Hermitage, AR. 3 grandchildren Amber Taylor and Audree Battles both of Dallas, TX and Fabian Thomas, Jr “Lil Man”, Houston, TX and a host of nieces, nephews and her friends Maw Jane and Maw Betty.

Funeral services 2:00PM Wednesday, September 9th at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Jersey, AR.  Burial in Shady Grove Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Visitation 6PM till 8PM Tuesday, September 8th at Frazer’s Funeral Home. 

Saturday, September 5, 2015

Mary K. Holly

Mary K. Holley age 67 of Rye, AR died Saturday, September 5th ,  at the Bradley County Medical Center.  She was born July 22, 1948 in Boonville, AR a daughter of the late Oliver Talvin Corley and Lola  Robinson Corley.  She was a housewife and homemaker and childcare provider where she was loved and known as “Mimi”.  Preceding her in death was a brother James Corley and a sister Barbara Canada and Lola Mae Corley.

Survivors include her husband Sam Bob Holley whom she married November 9th, 1965;  2 sons Tim Holley, Rye, AR and Bobby Holley, McGhee, AR,  2 daughters Ann Dodgen, Lake Mary, FL and Connie Cargile, Rye, AR;  2 brothers Gary Corley and Jimmy Corley both of Bellville, AR and a sister Louise Henderson, Danville, AR;  19 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.                        

Funeral services 2:00PM Monday, September  7th at Frazer’s Chapel.  Visitation 12:30PM till service time on Monday at Frazer’s Funeral Home.   Online guestbook

Thursday, September 3, 2015

Roberta Smith

Roberta Smith age 85 of Warren, AR died Thursday, September 3rd at the Valley Ranch Nursing Center in Little Rock, AR.  She was born September 2nd, 1930 in Hermitage, AR, a daughter of the late Francis Layette Savage and Callie Sipes Savage.  She was a housewife, homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Warren.  She was preceded in death by her husband Havis Smith, a son Rusty Smith, brothers Carl Savage, Jerome Savage, Kenneth Savage, Tim Savage, Ladane Savage and Joe Keith Savage; sisters Ruth Waterfield, Retha Kight, Marca Leece McClain and a granddaughter Janessa Smith.

Survivors include a son, Rev. Roland Smith and spouse Phyllis, Crossville, TN, a daughter Linda Gail Smith Gannaway and spouse David, Little Rock, AR.  2 sisters Vashtie Yorkdale, Warren, AR and Katrina Hicks, Little Rock, AR.   8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services 11:00AM Saturday, September 5th at Adam-Singer Cemetery.  Burial in Adam-Singer Cemetery by Frazer Funeral Home.  Visitation 10:00AM till service time Saturday September 5th at Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Online guestbook   HYPERLINK "" 

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Myrtice Reed Galloway

Myrtice Reed Galloway age 88 of Rye, AR died Monday August 31st, at the Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.  She was born July 1st, 1927 in Cleveland County, AR, a daughter of the late Charles Luther Reed and Ophie Johnston Reed.  She was a retired employee with Wal-Mart for 27 years and a member of Enon Missionary Baptist Church.  Also preceding her in death was her husband John J. Galloway, a son John Charles Galloway, brothers J. W. Reed and Mack Ray Reed.

She is survived by a daughter Debbie Galloway, Rye, AR , 3 sisters Betty Cole and spouse Buster, Rowell, AR, Pebble Cash, Pine Bluff, AR and Bobbie Cash, Tiller, AR.  A daughter in law Olivia Galloway, 2 step grandchildren Rhonda Quarles and Stacy Dennis.

Lester Leon McCann

Lester Leon McCann, age 67, of North Little Rock, AR, died Monday August 31 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. Born September 9, 1947 in Rison, AR, a son of the late Lester Grady McCann and Carrie Sue Lephiew McCann he was a retired electrician, a Baptist and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War.

Survivors are 1 brother Roy Gene McCann, Pine Bluff, AR. 1 sister Zora Sue Brown, Gaylord, MI.

Funeral service 10:00 a.m. Friday September 4, at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren. Burial Shady Grove Cemetery near New Edinburg by Frazer’s. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Thursday September 3, at Frazer’s. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "" 

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Sarah Clark Martin

Sarah Clark Martin, age 76, of Fairfield Bay, Arkansas formerly of Warren, Arkansas died August 22, 2015 at Fairfield Bay.  She was born August 10, 1939 a daughter of the late James W. Clark and Bernice Williams Clark. She was a 1957 graduate of Warren High School and a member of First Assembly of God Church in Greers Ferry. Surviving is her husband Doyle G. Martin; 2 daughters Angela McDaniel and spouse Jack, Flower Mound, Texas and Tracy Long and spouse John, Lewisville, Texas; 4 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild. She was also preceded in death by a brother J. Walter Clark and 3 sisters Nell Callaway, Billie Ruth Chambers and Joan Harris.  Graveside services 1:00 pm Friday, August 28, at Oakland Cemetery at Warren.  Memorials preferred First Assemble of God Church Food Pantry, Greers Ferry. Arrangements by Frazer’s Funeral Home.

James Lee Mullins

     James Lee Mullins, 90, from Warren, Arkansas, departed this life Sunday, August 23, 2015 in Little Rock, Arkansas with his family by his side.  He was born August 13, 1925, in Haslam, Texas, to Lee and Minnie Barnett Mullins.
      He was preceded in death by his parents and three sisters, Vada Mullins, Lucille Mullins Clanton, and Gladys Mullins Holbrook, and his loving wife of 67 years, Helen Lowe Mullins.
      He is survived by his son, Jim Mullins, and his wife, Donna  of Fayetteville, Arkansas; two Granddaughters, Robyn Mullins Taylor and husband Rod, of Elm Springs, Arkansas; and Michelle Mullins Peevy, of Montgomery, Alabama;  one grandson, John David Mullins and his wife Becka, of Fayetteville, Arkansas; and five great-grandchildren: Blake, Sarah and Brandon Taylor; Kaylee Dean Peevy, and Kaitlyn Ann Mullins; and his beloved 14 year old dog, Gabby.
      He served our country in WW II in the United States Navy, aboard The USS Oceanus, in tours across the Pacific.   Affectionately known as "Porter" to many friends, he worked at Potlatch Corporation several decades.  He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Warren, and enjoyed the fellowship of his Sunday School class, and was an active leader in another weekly fellowship group of men and women for several decades.
      There was a memorial service honoring his life at 2:00 Saturday, August 29, at Frazer's Funeral Home in Warren, Arkansas led by Bill Wisener, a long-time family friend and Linda Barrett was the organist.  Honorary pallbearers for the service were; Gerald Burton, John Cuthbertson, Conrad Deal, Charlie Ezell, Kenny Kelly, Eddie O’Neal, T-Roy Reep, Ray Ryburn and Shelley Sontag.
      In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials may be given to the Bradley County Veterans Museum; 210 N. Main Street; in Warren, Arkansas, 71671. Online guest register  HYPERLINK ""

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Erma Earline Taylor

Erma Earline Taylor age 95 of Houston, TX, formerly of Bradley County Arkansas died Monday, August 17th, at the Park Manor Nursing Home in Humble, TX.  She was born November 4th, 1919 in Bradley County, AR a daughter of the late Jess Erwin and Effie Wolfe Erwin.  She was a housewife and homemaker and a member of Burbank Church of Christ.  Also preceding her in death was her husband Aubert Lester Taylor whom she married March 31st 1941 in New Edinburg, AR and he died August 10th, 1992.  Brothers Cordie Erwin and Lathan Erwin.  Sisters Zetta Mae Post, Jo Ann Lamb, Frances Short and a great-grandchild Savannah Taylor also preceded her in death.

She is survived by a son Thomas Wayne Taylor, Houston, TX and a daughter Phyllis Singleton and spouse Richard, New Caney, TX. 5 sisters Golia Beck, Sheridan, AR, Sue Noble, Pine Bluff, AR, Laverne Hart, Rison, AR, Betty Gorman, California and Jessie Dean Hogancamp, New Edinburg, AR.  4 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was 2:00PM Saturday, August 22nd at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Paul Wooley officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery near New Edinburg by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Dennis Taylor, Glenn Taylor, Scott Singleton, Dalton Singleton, Randy Erwin and Jimmy Crawford. Online guestbook  HYPERLINK ""  

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

James W. Trotter

James W. Trotter, 68, of Warren, died Sunday, August 16, 2015 at the Bradley County Memorial Center, Warren, AR.

He is survived by two daughters, Stephanie Trotter Junior, England, AR and Dana M. Trotter of Atlanta, GA, one brother, Roy L. Trotter, Warren, AR and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A wake service will be held on Friday, August 21, 2015 at 6:00pm at St. James A.M.E. Church located at 915 St. James Street, Warren, AR and funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015 at 11:00am at St. James A.M.E. Church.  Burial will be in Palestine Cemetery in Johnsville, AR under the direction of Mitchell Memorial Funeral Services of Crossett, AR.