Thursday, October 18, 2018

Robert Terrel "Red" Wolfe

Robert Terrel “Red” Wolfe, age 90 of El Dorado, formerly of Banks, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 in El Dorado, AR.    He was born November 14, 1927 to Charles Henry Wolfe and Euna Blanche Wolfe on the family farm in Banks, Ar. He was a member of Banks Missionary Baptist Church.

He was a gentle, kind, loving man.  Married to Mattie Louise Case Wolfe for 73 years. He has been an avid hunter, fisherman, and farmer his whole life.   Robert served as a military policeman in the Philippine Islands in the United States Army during World War II.   He retired from the International Paper Company in Camden after 43 years of service.

 He is survived by his only son, Bobby Lee Wolfe and wife Joann of Hampton.   Two beloved granddaughters, Netasha Williamson and husband, Vance, of El Dorado and Tonia Crow and husband, John, of Fayetteville.   He took joy in the lives of his six great grandchildren Hunter Carmical, Garrett Williamson, Greenlee Crow, Alexandra Williamson, Emmalee Crow, and Sara Cervantes. His brother Charles Wolfe Jr. “Buddy” and wife Wanda of Camden.  Sister Betty Joe Avery of Prescott.  He loved and cared for many throughout the years including his nephew Gary Case and wife Lisa and their children Brian Case and Christy Cathey.

He was preceded in death by his parents and seven siblings, Howard Wolfe of Camden, Perry Wolfe of Homer, LA, Arthur Wolfe of Locust Bayou, Jimmy Wolfe of Banks, Lois Knight of Gould, Madge Colvin of Hedland, AL, Jeanette Chepil of Houston, TX.

Graveside service was 11:30 a.m. Thursday, October 18,  at Williams Cemetery in Banks, AR, with Bro. Bill Odom officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Vance Williamson, Garrett Williamson, John Crow, Hunter Carmical, Gary Case, and Bryan Case. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

James Harold Bryant

James Harold Bryant, 84, of Warren, went home to be with the Lord October, 12, 2018, in Hot Springs, AR. He was born July 2, 1934,in Parnell Springs, Arkansas, to the late James Edgar Bryant and Orrie Clide Warren Bryant. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Billy Gene Bryant. Harold was a retired Construction Coordinator for Georgia Pacific. He loved to work, fish and spend time with his great grandchildren. He was a member of the Mens Sunday School Class at Immanuel Baptist Church of Warren.

He is survived by his wife, Dean Hoyle Bryant of 63 years, daughter, Glenda White (Ron) of Hot
Springs, son, Wade Bryant (Jacqueline) of Sheridan, grandchildren, James White (Victoria) of Hot
Springs, Josh Bryant (Katy) of Warren and Brittany Hackett (Crockett) of Greenbrier, AR, and 6
great grandchildren.

Active Pallbearers were James White, Josh Bryant, Crockett Hackett, Mark Gery, Roger McClellan
and Monty Balentine.

Honorary Pallbearers were John Parrott, Bud Frey, Roger George, Jeff Vickers and the Mens 
Sunday School Class at Immanuel Baptist Church.

Funeral services was at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 17, at Frazers Chapel in Warren with Rev.
Matt Overall and Rev. Jim Bales officiating. Burial was in Moseley Cemetery. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Terry Lynn Donnelly

Terry Lynn Donnelly age 65, of Warren, AR died Tuesday, October 16 at Bradley County Medical Center. He was born May 18, 1953 in Ottawa, IL a son of Carl Donnelly of Ottawa, IL and the late Geraldine McGinnis Donnelly. He was owner and operator of Deepwoods Farms, where tomato farming was his life. Terry is also preceded in death by his wife Julie Elaine Trussell Donnelly.

Terry is also survived by his two daughters Devon Trussell Steppes and spouse Vincent of Little Rock, AR and Scarlett Elaine Donnelly of Denton, TX.  One granddaughter Vivi Elaine Steppes of Little Rock, AR. Two brothers Harry Donnelly and spouse Brenda of Ottawa, IL and Jerald Donnelly and spouse Renee of Lawton, OK. His mother in law Betty Elaine Trussell of Warren, AR.

Graveside service will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 21, at Pattsville Cemetery by Frazer's Funeral Home. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Buddy Pierce

Buddy Pierce age 39, of Warren, AR died Sunday, October 14th.  He was born August 4th, 1979 in Monticello, AR, a son of Vickie Pierce Wells, Warren, AR and the late Keith Wells.  He was a graduate of the Warren Public Schools, past employee with J. Christie in El Dorado, AR and of the Pentecostal faith.

He is survived by a son, Gage Pierce, Banks, AR.  3 daughters Olivia Pierce, Braylee Pierce of Banks, AR and Adalin Pierce of Warren, AR.   A sister Crystal Wells, New Edinburg, AR.

Funeral services 2:00PM Saturday, October 20th at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Holly Springs Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6:00PM till 8:00PM Friday, October 19th at Frazer’s.  Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Sandra Alice Owens Outlaw

Sandra Alice Owens Outlaw, age 77, of Pine Bluff, AR, died Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at St. Vincent’s in Little Rock, AR. after battling with cancer at Amberwood Health & Rehabilitation in Benton, AR, for several weeks. She was born November 21, 1940, in Farmville, AR, a daughter of the late Elmer Owens and Ouita Pennington Owens. Sandra was a retired secretary, homemaker, and member of Good Faith Carr Methodist Church. Also preceding her in death was a spouse Levan Outlaw who died February 19, 2017. They were united in marriage May 20, 1960.
Survivors are one son Randy Outlaw and spouse Karla of Bryant, AR. One daughter Kim Hoots of Pine Bluff, AR. Two grandchildren Cole Outlaw of Bryant, AR, and Ashton Johnson and spouse Trey of White Hall, AR. One great-grandchild Ella Rose Johnson.
Funeral service is 2:00 p.m. Thursday, October 18, at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial will be in Outlaw Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 1:00 p.m. until service time Thursday, October 18, at Frazer’s Funeral Home. The family would like to thank the staff of Amberwood Health & Rehabilitation and Hospice of Central Arkansas for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Good Faith Carr Methodist Church, 3703 Ryburn Road, Pine Bluff, AR, 71603. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Monday, October 15, 2018

Kentrez Tyree Davis

Kentrez Tyree Davis, 21, of Warren, died Wednesday, October 10, 2018 in Monticello.  Born June 2, 1997, he was a son of Christina Marshall and Kenya Davis.

He was a 2015 graduate of Hermitage High School and was currently attending UAM in Monticello. He was employed by GNC in Monticello, serving as a manager.

Survivors:
His parents – Christina Marshall and Kenya Davis
Sisters – Radesha and Christian Marshall of Warren
Grandparents – Rosetta and Chris Hargraves of Hermitage and Nettie and Bobby Joe Davis of Banks
Aunts – Tollesha Marshall, Kira York, Keisha McCoy all of Warren and Katrina York of Little Rock
Uncles – Vincent Davis of Banks, Jermaine Green, Clinton York both of Little Rock and Devonte Hargraves of Camden
Special little cousin – Tarion Marshall, whom he called his ‘brother/son’
Bonus family – The Gormans of Hermitage
A host of special friends and family.

Funeral service will be Saturday, October 20th at 11:00 A.M. at the Hermitage Community Center with Rev. Kelcey Highsmith officiating. Burial will be in Hall Cemetery in Banks with arrangements by Hammons Funeral Home of Warren.

Robert Terrel "Red" Wolfe

Robert Terrel “Red” Wolfe, age 90 of El Dorado, formerly of Banks, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 in El Dorado, AR.    He was born November 14, 1927 to Charles Henry Wolfe and Euna Blanche Wolfe on the family farm in Banks, Ar. He was a member of Banks Missionary Baptist Church.
He was a gentle, kind, loving man.  Married to Mattie Louise Case Wolfe for 73 years. He has been an avid hunter, fisher, and farmer his whole life.   Robert served as a military policeman in the Philippine Islands in the United States Army during World War II.   He retired from the International Paper Company in Camden after 43 years of service.  He was survived by his only son, Bobby Lee Wolfe and wife Joann of Hampton.   Two beloved granddaughters, Netasha Williamson and husband, Vance, of El Dorado and Tonia Crow and husband, John, of Fayetteville.   He took joy in the lives of his six great grandchildren Hunter Carmical, Garrett Williamson, Greenlee Crow, Alexandra Williamson, Emmalee Crow, and Sara Cervantes. His brother Charles Wolfe Jr. “Buddy” and wife Wanda of Camden.  Sister Betty Joe Avery of Prescott.  He loved and cared for many throughout the years including his nephew Gary Case and wife Lisa and their children Brian Case and Christy Cathey. 
He was preceded in death by his parents and seven siblings, Howard Wolfe of Camden, Perry Wolfe of Homer, LA, Arthur Wolfe of Locust Bayou, Jimmy Wolfe of Banks, Lois Knight of Gould, Madge Colvin of Hedland, AL, Jeanette Chepil of Houston, TX. 
Visitation will be on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren, AR from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.  The graveside service is immediately following visitation at 11:30 a.m. at Williams Cemetery in Banks. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Sunday, October 14, 2018

Bonnie Sue Bradford Bussey

Bonnie Sue Bradford Bussey age 79, of Keithville, LA died Thursday, October 11th, at the Willis and Knighton Hospital in Shreveport, LA. She was born January 10th, 1939 in Warren, AR a daughter of the late Monet Bradford and Lucille Langston Bradford.  She was an accountant, a Baptist and a graduate of the Warren Public Schools.  She was also preceded in death by her husband Paul Edward Bussey.

Survivors include a son, Jeffery Bussey and spouse Elizabeth, Vivian, LA.  A daughter Paula Sue Brooks and spouse David, Shreveport, LA. A brother Bobby Bradford, Warren, AR. and 3 grandchildren David Brooks, Jr, Dustin Kent Bussey and Jamie Michael Bussey. 2 great-grandchildren Sylas Kent Bussey and Jeremiah Kent Bussey. A niece Renee Bradford Williams and nephews, Terry Bradford, David Bradford, Mickey Bradford.

Funeral service was 2:00PM Tuesday, October 16th at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Philip Farris officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Crossroads Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Dustin Bussey, Dustin Bradford, Mickey Bradford, and David Bradford. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Charles William Taulbee

Charles William Taulbee, age 81 of Warren, AR died Friday, October 12th, at the Bradley County Medical Center.  He was born November 6th, 1936 in Hope, AR a son of the late Joseph William Taulbee and Alberta Robertson Taulbee.  He was a retired Arkansas Army National Guard, serving for 36 years, was a member of First Baptist Church and a 1954 graduate of McGehee Public Schools.  He was also preceded in death by his wife Wanda Sanders Taulbee whom he married September 14th, 1963 and she died in 2018.

He is survived by a son Bill Taulbee and spouse Michelle, Warren, AR.  A brother James Richard Taulbee, Maumelle, AR.  A sister Berta Jo Anderson, Little Rock, AR.  2 grandchildren Hannah Taulbee and Heidi Taulbee.

Graveside services were 10:00am Tuesday, October 16th at Ebenezer Cemetery with Gerald Burton officiating. Pallbearers were Hugh Allen Quimby, Kenneth McDougald, Tommy Arnold, and Marlin Raines. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com


Friday, October 12, 2018

James Harold Bryant

James Harold Bryant, 84, of Warren, went home to be with the Lord October, 12, 2018 in Hot Springs, AR. He was born July 2, in Parnell Springs, Arkansas, to the late James Edgar Bryant and Orrie Clide Warren Bryant. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Billy Gene Bryant. Harold was a retired Construction Coordinator for Georgia Pacific. He loved to work, fish and spend time with his great grandchildren. He was a member of the Mens Sunday School Class at Immanuel Baptist Church of Warren.
He is survived by his wife, Dean Hoyle Bryant of 63 years, daughter, Glenda White (Ron) of Hot
Springs, son, Wade Bryant (Jacqueline) of Sheridan, grandchildren, James White (Victoria) of Hot
Springs, Josh Bryant (Katy) of Warren and Brittany Hackett (Crockett) of Greenbrier, AR, and 6
great grandchildren.
Active Pallbearers are James White, Josh Bryant, Crockett Hackett, Mark Gery, Roger McClellan
and Monty Balentine.
Honorary Pallbearers are John Parrott, Bud Frey, Roger George, Jeff Vickers and the Mens 
Sunday School Class of Immanuel Baptist Church.
Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 17th at Frazer's Chapel in Warren with Rev.
Matt Overall and Rev. Jim Bales officiating. Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until service
time Wednesday, October 17th at Frazer’s. Burial will be in Moseley Cemetery. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Catherine Elizabeth Ederington Quimby

Catherine Elizabeth Ederington Quimby, age 98, of Warren, AR, died Sunday, October 7, 2018, at Chapel Woods Nursing and Rehabilitation in Warren, AR. She was born September 4, 1920, in Banks, AR, a daughter of the late William Wheeler Ederington and Lena Roark Ederington. Catherine married Paul Quimby October 13, 1940, and he passed from this life on April 29, 1993. Also preceding her in death was a son John Paul Quimby; brothers Travis Ederington, Irby Ederington, Ollie Ederington, Lewis Ederington; sisters Cordia Ederington, Carrie Mae Sellers Vaughn, Anna Ederington, Sarah Fite; daughter in law Donna Howard Quimby. Catherine graduated from Hermitage High School, was a retired employee of Sykes Flooring, loved to work in her yard, and always had a smile on her face. She was a Primitive Baptist and loved going to church.
Survivors are one daughter Wanda Grice of Warren, AR. Two sons Hugh Allen Quimby and spouse Brenda, and Raymond Quimby and special friend Marie Robinson, all of Warren, AR. Four grandchildren Angie Minter and spouse Todd, Karen Freer, Rhonda Jones and spouse Glen, Scott Quimby and spouse Amy. Four great-grandchildren Jessica Rich, Reese Jones, Quimby Jones, and Jed Quimby.
Funeral service was 10:00 a.m. Thursday, October 11, at Frazer’s Chapel with Hugh Quimby and Rev. David Richie officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Scott Quimby. Burial was in Holly Springs Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Todd Ederington, Jim Ederington, Michael Ederington, Terry Ederington, Robert Sellers, Matt Sellers, John Sellers, and Jeff Sellers. Memorials preferred to Holly Springs Cemetery, C/O Betty Boyette, 672 Highway 160 East, Hermitage, AR, 71647. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Hurley Scroggins, Jr.

Hurley Scroggins, Jr. died September 30,2018, in Tucson, Arizona.

He was born in Bradley County, AR on August 15, 1936 to Annie Mac Smith and Hurley Scroggins.

He retired from the Air Force after serving more than 20 years and from E. Systems of Greenville, TX.

He lived in Why, Arizona in the Sonoran Desert for several years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and sister, Mary Alice and two brothers Delbert (Sonny) and Orville.

He is survived by one son, Hurley III, of Pismo Beach, CA, three brothers, Jerry Scroggins of Klute TX, Joe Scroggins of Hardy, AR., and Dale Scroggins (Carolyn), five sisters, Martha Richards of Hardy, AR, Bobbye Vines of Wawson, AR, Judy Brown (Burl) of Fairfield Bay, AR, Kathy Rosebrook (Paul) of Hardy, AR and Sharon Lathan (Richard) of Fairfield Bay, AR.

Memorial services will be announced at a later time. 

Monday, October 8, 2018

Walter "Christabo" Phillips

Walter ‘Christabo’ Phillips, 67, of Hermitage, died Tuesday, October 2, 2018 in Fordyce.  Born October 10, 1950, he was a son of the late Willie O. Phillips and Mary E. Phillips.

He lived the greater portion of his life in Las Vegas, Nevada, working as a sous-chef for many years. He enjoyed nature in entirety; authenticating exemplary skills in deep woods ATV operation, hunting, fishing, archery and cooking.

Survivors:
His daughter – Antoinette Phillips of Mesa, Arizona
Grandchildren - Bryce Phillips of Las Vegas, NV. and Sara Cardwell of Kyle, Texas
Great grandchildren – Darian Phillips and Dominic Phillips both of Las Vegas, NV.
Brothers – James Phillips of Hermitage, Theotis Phillips and Terry Phillips both of Las Vegas, NV.
A host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were Oct. 6th at Hammons Funeral Home Chapel in Warren with Rev. Larry Hines officiating.  Burial was in Mt. Olive Cemetery in Mt. Olive with arrangements by Hammons Funeral Home.

Rose Mary Hampton

Rose Mary Hampton, 57, of Warren, died Wednesday, October 3, 2018 in Greenville, MS.  Born November 20, 1960, she was a daughter of Ella B. Hampton and the late Wille M. Hampton.

Survivors:
Her mother – Ella B. Hampton
Her son – Nickolaus Hampton
Grandson – Monruntea Jones
Siblings – Jessie James Hampton (Carla), Christopher Hampton (Carolyn), Ella Webb (Shelton), Patricia Williams (Charlie) and Janice Cook (Dennis)
A host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, October 12th at Antioch Baptist Church in Johnsville with Rev. James Carroll officiating. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery with arrangements by Hammons Funeral Home of Warren.

Shirley Ann Lasiter Lowry

Shirley Ann Lasiter Lowry, age 82, of Crossett, AR, died Sunday, October 7, 2018, at Belle View Estates in Monticello, AR. She was born April 10, 1936, in Warren, AR, a daughter of the late Marion Lee Lasiter and Bessie Reep Lasiter. Shirley was a homemaker and member of First Freewill Baptist Church in Crossett, AR. Also preceding her in death were brothers; James “Booty” Lasiter, Travis Lasiter, sisters; Virginia Ashcraft, Lois Benson.
Survivors are one daughter Cyndie Bohler of Jasper, TX. Four grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. A sister in law Mayme Lasiter of Warren, AR, and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 10, at Frazer’s Funeral Home in Warren, AR, with Rev. Gary Willett officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery. Active pallbearers were Jim Lasiter, Brad Hargrave, Jarrod Hargrave, Ryan Slaughter, Jeff Slaughter, and Matt Sellers. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Richard Vance (R.V.) Warner


Richard Vance (R. V.) Warner died Sunday, October 7, 2018, in Warren, Arkansas. He was born May 23, 1929, in Detroit, Michigan, a son of the late W R Warner and Cecelia Morin Warner. He received his education in the Warren Public School System, was a graduate of William and Mary College with a degree in Business Administration and from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville with a Masters Degree in Business Administration. R. V. served in the U. S. Air Force. He joined Potlatch Corp in 1953 as a methods engineer; was promoted Vice-President of the Southern Division and in 1979 was named Vice-President of Potlatch Corporation Wood Products Group with office based in San Francisco, California retiring in 1990. He was a member of the Little Rock branch of the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank Board of Directors where he served as Chairman of the Board in 1983. He was Chairman of the Board of Review of the American Lumber Standards, Washington, D. C. serving from 1990 to 2001. He was a Board Member of the National Forest Products Association and served on the executive committee. In 1959 he joined the board of the Southern Forest Products Association. He was named a Director of the American Forest Council in 1987; served as a Director and President of the Arkansas Forestry Association in 1983. In 1987 was a Director and served as Treasurer, Vice-President and president to the Associated Industries of Arkansas and the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce.  He has been President of both the Prescott and Northwestern Railroad and the Warren Saline River Railroad; member of the University of Arkansas Forestry Advisory Committee. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Warren Country Club and the Donald W Reynolds YMCA. An avid golfer, Warner, also, enjoyed training his bird dogs and deep sea fishing.

Surviving is his wife of 38 years Betty Anne Hemphill Ederington Warner; 1 son William Richard “Rick”  Warner, III and wife Phyllis, Warren, Ark; daughter Kathy Warner Murphy, West Memphis, Ark; 2 step daughters Lou Anne Anderson and husband District Judge Bruce, Warren, Ark and Mary Lynn Richardson, Erie Colorado; grandchildren Adam Warner, Warren, Arkansas, Patrick Murphy, Lantana, Florida, Celia McGilvray and husband Drew, Little Rock, Ark, Jase Richardson, Denver, Colorado and Aaron Richardson, Erie, Colorado. Great grandchildren Warner Ledbetter, Vance Warner and Murphy McGilvray. He was also preceded in death by a wife Shirley Daugherty Warner; a sister Jane Warner Atkins, a brother W R Warner, Jr and 2 grandchildren Taylor Warner and Erin Warner Ledbetter.

Graveside services were 11:00 am Wednesday, October10, in Oakland Cemetery with Flag presentation ceremony, with Rev. Gary Harrison officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Lewis M. Frazer, Gary Haygood, Corey Ledbetter, Drew McGilvray, Patrick Murphy, Aaron Richardson, Jase Richardson, Adam Warner, and French Wynne, Jr. Honorary pallbearers were James Brazeel, Carlton Davis, Conrad Deal, John B. Frazer, Jr., Rusty Rowell, Tom Smeaker, and Dr. Joe H. Wharton. Memorials preferred Donald W Reynolds YMCA, David Ritchie, secretary, 402 North Main Street, Warren, Arkansas 71671 or Donor’s choice. Online obit/guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Sunday, October 7, 2018

Glenda Raye Chambers Scogin

 Glenda Raye Chambers Scogin, age 69 of Monticello, AR passed away on October 5th in Little Rock, AR. She was born April 18, 1949 in St. Maries, Idaho to the late Robert Harry Chambers and Sylvia Yetive Linn Chambers. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Raymond Earl Scogin and two older brothers Harry Linn Chambers and Calvin Jack “Jackie” Chambers.

Glenda was a very devoted mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She enjoyed her family, friends, gardening, and watching her grand kids play ball. She was a member of Rock Springs United Methodist Church in Drew County, AR.

Glenda graduated from Drew Central High School and from the University of Arkansas-Little Rock. She was a kindergarten educator in the Little Rock School District before she moved to Warren to manage her brother's medical practice for over 35 years.

She is survived by a daughter, Michele Dodson of Monticello and her husband Kavan and their son Michael and his wife Jennifer and grandson Jimmy. Also surviving her is her son, Trent Scogin of Monticello and wife Meghan and granddaughter Mia Ruth and grandson Mason Ray. Glenda’s surviving siblings are Betty Jo Stafford (C.H.) of Barkada community in Drew County, AR, Evelyn McKeown (Hubert) of Rock Springs community in Drew County, AR, Danny Chambers (Lindy) of Brenham, TX, Margie Irbe of Rock Springs community in Drew County, AR, Jeanie Scarzafava of Cooperstown, NY, and David Chambers (Michelle) of Dumas, AR, and sisters in law Joan Chambers (widow of Harry) of Cypress, TX, and Shirley Chambers (widow of Jackie) of LaConner, WA. She is also survived by a host of cousins, nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, great-great nieces and nephews, and numerous bonus kids who were involved with her husband “Coach Scogin’s” basketball teams through the years.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at Stephenson-Dearman Chapel with burial to follow in Rock Springs Cemetery. Visitation 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com. 

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Cynthia Frances Baker

Cynthia Frances Baker, 59, of Fort Worth, TX, passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2018.

Cynthia Frances Baker was born Dec. 10, 1958, to Pauline and Alfred Ozment in Warren, Ar. She was valedictorian of Hermitage High School in 1977 and graduated with honors from University of Arkansas at Monticello in 1981. She taught at McGehee High School in Ar. from 1981 until 1984. Cindy married Daniel Kerwin Baker on July 21, 1984. They lived in Carthage, Texas and Tyler, Texas before settling in Fort Worth in 1986. Cindy was a stay-at-home mom until returning to teach in 2003. During her stay at home, she was always the room mom, Girl Scout leader and childrens church leader. Cindy taught at Joshua High School until her passing.

Cynthia enjoyed teaching math, especially geometry. When not working on school, she enjoyed cross-stitching, knitting, shopping, Hallmark movies and her cat, but Cindys primary passion was her children. She never missed one of her childrens activities or events. She always gave her time to children, first to her own, to her students and then children at church. Her relationship with God through Jesus was evident in everything she did. Cindy was passionate that her children were raised in church, encouraging them to have a relationship with Jesus at an early age.

In 2002, Cindy was diagnosed with breast cancer. She fought through the chemotherapy and radiation, and maintained her sweet spirit and devotion to her family. She was cancer free for 16 years. Cynthia was diagnosed with lymphoma in February 2018 and without complaining, endured the chemotherapy treatments and hospital stays until she passed.

She was preceded in death by her father, Alfred Ozment
Survivors: Husband, Kerwin Baker, four children, Laura Kuykendall and spouse Justyn, Fort Worth, TX, Sarah Anders and spouse Dwayne, Pittsburg, TX, Mary Baker, Fort Worth, TX and Matthew Baker, Fort Worth, TX ; sister, Christi Pennington and spouse Mike, Sumpter, AR. and her mother, Pauline Ozment, Sumpter, AR.

Graveside services 2:00pm Monday, October 8th at Union Hill Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Visitation 6:00pm till 8:00pm Sunday, October 7th at Frazer’s Funeral Home.    Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Mary Alice Whittington

Mary Alice Whittington, age 88, of Hermitage, AR, died Wednesday, September 26, at Crossett Rehabilitation and Health Care. She was born June 28, 1930, in Quitman, MS, a daughter of the late Roshier Grayson and Gladys Wright Grayson. Mary was a retired security guard for Georgia Pacific, a member of Green Grove Church and the widow of Rev. Marvin J. Carney and Willis Whittington. Also preceding her in death was a son Rodney Carney; brothers Gene Grayson, David Grayson; a sister Mildred Neeley; 2 grandchildren; and a step- father Rayburn Pannel.
Survivors are four daughters Diane Lochala and spouse Mac, of Columbus, MS, Barbara Jones and spouse Wesley of Crossett, AR, Teresia Hartness and spouse Mike of Crossett, AR, and Debbie Rumer and spouse Bill of Parker, CO. Eight grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, September 29, at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial is in Holly Springs Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation is from 12:30 p.m. until service time Saturday, September 29, at Frazer’s. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Monday, September 24, 2018

Alice Marie Stucks

Alice Marie Stucks, age 84, of Warren, AR, died Sunday, September 23, at Chapel Woods in Warren, AR. She was born June 11, 1934, in Bradley County, AR, a daughter of the late Arthur Glosson and Myrtle Jones Glosson. Alice was a homemaker and a Baptist. Also preceding her in death was a son William Raymond Wallace, a daughter Annie Estelle Wallace, and brothers Bernard Grady Glosson, Orie Glosson.

Survivors are her husband Oscar Gene Stucks. One son John Wallace of Warren, AR. A daughter in law Angela Hoover Wallace of Monticello, AR. Four grandchildren Tara Wallace, Joshua O’Neal, Corey Michael Wallace, and Kyle Monroe Wallace. 2 great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 26, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Burial is in Holly Springs Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, September 25, at Frazer’s. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com