Friday, May 26, 2017

Remington Steele Jones

Remington Steele Jones, infant of Warren, AR died Thursday, May 25th at the Bradley County Medical Center.   He was born May 7th 2017 in Warren, AR a son of Kristin Atkins and Johnny Jones of Warren, AR.

Surviving other than his parents are his 2 sisters Jayda Jones and Alajayah Jones both of Warren, AR.  His maternal grandparents Doug and Gina Atkins, Warren, AR. His maternal great-grandparents Daniel and Brenda Perry, Warren, AR.  His aunt Hayley Woodard, Warren.  A paternal grandmother Deborah Smith, Warren, AR.  Paternal great-grandparent Bobbie Smith, Banks, AR. A maternal great-great-great-grandfather Glenn Atkins, Dumas, AR.  A host of Aunts and Uncles and Cousins.

He was also preceded in death by paternal grandparents and great-grand parents, Johnny Ray Hampton, and Gladys Smith and Anna Lee Hampton.  Maternal great- grandparents Jane Atkins and Connie McMillan.

Graveside service 1:00 PM Saturday, May 27th Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 12:30 PM Saturday till service time at Oakland.  Burial in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Monday, May 22, 2017

Wanda Kristine "Kristie" Cook Harrod

Wanda Kristine ”Kristie” Cook Harrod age 48, of Vilonia, AR formerly of Hermitage, AR died Saturday, May 20th, 2017 at her home.  She was born January 9th, 1969 in White Hall, AR a daughter of the late Glen Willus Cook and Kay Ann Walker Cook.  She was a 1987 graduate of the White Hall Public Schools, attended the University of Arkansas at Monticello where she was a member of the Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority and was a UAM Cheerleader.  She was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church in Hermitage, a homemaker for her husband and five beautiful daughters and her grandson.  She was also preceded in death by a brother Joe W. Cook, Sr.

She is survived by her husband Brent Harrod whom she married May 6th, 1989 in Pine Bluff, AR.  5 daughters Heather Ann Harrod and fiancĂ© Eddie Joe Huff, Harrison, AR, Holly Kristine Harrod, Savannah, GA, Sidney Hope Harrod, West Little Rock, AR, Halleigh Morgan Harrod, Vilonia, AR and Haven Brentley Harrod, Vilonia, AR.  A grandson Gunner Paul Huff, Harrison, AR. A brother Gordon K. Cook of San Antonio, TX. A father in law and mother in law, John and Glenda Harrod, Godfrey Landing, AR. A host of nieces and nephews from both the Cook family and Harrod family.

Funeral services 2:00 PM Wednesday, May 24th at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6:00 pm till 8:00 pm Tuesday, May 23rd at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Donald A. Reynolds

Donald Aubert Reynolds, age 62, of Warren, Arkansas died Friday, May 19, at Thomasville, North Carolina.  He was born June 13, 1954, in Little Rock, Arkansas a son of the late Aubert Mack Reynolds and Verleen Stedman Reynolds. He was a graduate of the Warren Public School System, a member of First United Methodist Church and a retired grocer for Aubert Reynolds Grocery. Surviving is a son Glenn Reynolds, Hanford, CA; a daughter Barbara Hicks and spouse Troy, Benton, Ar; a brother Eric Reynolds and spouse Kathy, Thomasville, NC; a grandchild, Lindsay Reynolds, Hanford, CA. Graveside services 2:00 pm Friday, May 26, at Oakland Cemetery. Visitation 12:00 noon until service time Friday, May 26, at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Lonnie Vernon Brown

Lonnie Vernon Brown, 91, of Warren, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. He was born Nov. 6, 1925 on Big Creek, near Rison, the son of Charles Levi and Mary McClellan Brown. He was a Baptist and a World War II Army veteran.
          Always a farmer, he grew his own tomato crop until this year.
          He was the owner of Brown’s Feed & Seed in Warren for more than 40 years and later was the Manager of the Bradley County Farmer’s Co-Operative for another decade. He was named the 1999 Bradley County Chamber of Commerce Citizen of the Year. He was a founding board member of the Warren Pink Tomato Auction Marketing Board; Southeast Arkansas Livestock Auction; Bradley County Fair Board; Arkansas Cattleman’s Association; Warren Civitan Club; and served on the Arkansas Soil Conservation Service Board for many years.
          Preceding him in death were his two wives, Claudia Bell Barrett Brown, whom he married Oct., 10, 1949, she died Oct., 3, 1991; and Betty Jo Hurst Trucks Brown, whom he married Dec. 1, 1996, she died Jan. 27, 2016; his parents, and three brothers, Leon, T.H. and Larkin Brown.
          Survivors include, his sister, Mattie Clark of Pine Bluff; two sisters-in-laws, Ruth Brown and Ruby Brown, both of Monticello; a brother and sister-in-law, Bernard and Pat Barret of Tucson, AZ; and several nieces and nephews from the Barrett and Brown families; two step-sons, Drew Trucks and spouse Mary, Fayetteville, AR and Matt Trucks and spouse Juli, Warren, AR. A daughter Jeanna Poniwaz, Russellville, AR., three  step-grandchildren Nathan Trucks, Alexandria Poniwaz and Cassidy Trucks, a step-great-grandchild Rhinna Poniwaz.
          Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 19th  at Frazer’s Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20th with Rev. Jerry Carter and Rev. Charles Wooley officiating.
Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Tracy Strange, John Gavin, Terry Donley, Scott Taylor, David Grider, and Michael Burns.
          Memorials may be made to the Bradley County Veteran’s Museum, 210 N. Main Street, Warren or the Warren Branch Library, 115 W. Cypress Street, Warren, AR 71671  Online guestbook  www.frazerfuneralhome.com

John Thomas Holland

John Thomas Holland, age 64, of Warren, AR, died Wednesday, May 17, at his home. Born July 29, 1952, in Jersey, AR, he was the former owner of Holland’s Fish Market and a commercial fisherman. John loved to hunt and fish and attended Farmville Baptist Church. Preceding him in death were his parents Garland Holland and Lena Evans Holland; brothers William “Bill” Holland, Don Holland; sisters Evelyn Stubberfield, Peggy Webb; grandson John Robert Latta; a step daughter Chasity Young.

Survivors are his significant other Deborah Turnbow of Warren, AR. Two daughters Joy Latta and spouse John, Amber Grider and spouse Brian all of Warren, AR. Two sons John Black and spouse Holly of Moore, OK, William Turnbow of Monroe, LA. Three step daughters Tiffany Strickland and spouse Tim of Greenville, MS, Kellie Evans and spouse Derrick of Bastrop, LA, Brandie Vann and spouse William of Monroe, LA. Two brothers Carl Holland of Jersey, AR, Ricky Holland of Pine Bluff, AR. His best friend and beloved dog Angel. Thirteen grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral service 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 19, at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at Frazer’s. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Sunday, May 14, 2017

Jimmy Ray Evans

Jimmy Ray Evans, age 70, of Warren, AR, died Saturday, May 13, at J.R.M.C. Born March 4, 1947, in Bradley County, AR, a son of the late J.R. “Bo” Evans and Onnie Mae Howsen Evans he was a retired logger and a Freewill Baptist.

Survivors are his wife Mary Poyner Evans whom he married February 25, 1965. Three daughters Lanellia Peek and spouse Ryan, Vickie Bradley and spouse Greg all of Warren, AR, and Wendy Vance and spouse Mark of Palestine, AR. Seven grandchildren Roman Peek, Leslie Peek, Tarra Peek, Courtney Sellers and spouse Matt, Maggie Bradley, Kasey Johnston and spouse Jake, Kayla Payne. One great- grandchild Kinsley Sellers and an expected great grandchild Sailor Johnston.

Graveside service was 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 15, at Pleasant Valley Cemetery with Rev. Richard Barley officiating. Active pallbearers were Greg Bradley, Ryan Peek, Mark Vance, Matt Sellers, Jake Johnston, Roman Peek and Steven Ferrell. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Evelyn Louise Jacks Johns

Evelyn Louise Jacks Johns, age 97, of Warren, AR, died Sunday, May 14, at her home. Born November 12, 1919, in Cleveland County, AR, a daughter of the late Randolph Jacks and Mattie Smith Jacks she was a homemaker, a member of Harmony Freewill Baptist Church and the widow of Joe Lester Johns who died February 22, 1983. Also preceding her in death were brothers Johnny Bob Jacks, Davie Pennington and a sister Elizabeth Green. 

Survivors are one daughter Eloise Hunter and spouse Don of Warren, AR. One sister Reba Forrest of Pine Bluff, AR. Two grandchildren Paula Herring and spouse Bradley, David Hunter and spouse Jody. Five great-grandchildren Blake Herring and spouse Ashley, Jagger Hunter, Krystal Hayes, Heather McGlaughlin, and Anthony Barnhart.  


Funeral service was 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 16, at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Max Williams officiating. Linda Barrett was organist and soloist was Tim Taylor. Burial was is in Union Cemetery at Rye, AR, by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Brandon Price, Tommy Bradley, Danny Adair, Dewayne Adair, Joe Herring and Leonard Hunter, Jr.  Online guest register  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Gregory M. Green

Gregory M. Green, 66, of Warren, died Saturday, April 28, 2017 at UAMS in Little Rock.

Born June 7, 1950, he was a son of David C. Green and the late Lillie Feaster Green.

He was a member of St. James AME Church in Warren, where he served in the Male Chorus and the Sons of Allen.  He was a retiree of LTV steel mill.

Survivors:
His wife-Helen Green of Warren
His sons - Cassu Green, Cadris Green (Linda) all of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and Terry Green of Wilmar
His father - David C. Green of Warren
Siblings - Patricia Green of El Dorado, Ferdia Rice of Mabelvale, Rosetta Vanpelt (Curtis) of North Little Rock, Sue Butler of Little Rock, Tony Green (Felecia) of North Augusta, South Carolina, and Zachary Green (Pepsi) of Williston, Tennessee
Grandchildren-Ebonye, Tomorrow, Cadris Jr., Carvon, Caridyn, Montae, Clara, Xavier, Mia and Cassie
A host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were held Saturday, may 6, at 11:00 a.m. at St. James AME Church in Warren with Presiding Elder James R. Hooper officiating.  Burial will be in Union Cemetery with arrangements by Hammons Funeral Home of Warren.

Elder James Tate, Sr.

Elder James Tate, Sr., 83, of Warren, died Sunday, April 30, 2017 at his home.

Born June 5, 1933, he was a son of the late Robert and Maggie Junior Tate.

He was a member of Holy Deliverance COGIC of Warren.

Survivors:
His wife of 54 years - Pearl Tate of Warren
Children-Angela Tate and James Tate, Jr. of Warren
Grandchildren-Sha'Mikka Tenner and Steven Kilen both of Little Rock, AR
Great Grandchildren- Shaunessy Poole and Jordan Whitiker both of Little Rock, AR
Sister-Robbie Green of Warren

Funeral services were Saturday, May 6, at 2:00 p.m. at Union Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Warren with Elder Robert Davis officiating.  Burial will be in Union Cemetery with arrangements by Hammons Funeral Home of Warren.

Stella Louise Marks

Stella Louise Marks, 65, of Warren died Monday, May 1, 2017 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine bluff.

Born December 21, 1951, she was a daughter of the late Gaines and Macola Farmer.

She was a faithful member of St. James A.M.E.  Church of Warren.  She loved going to church and spending time with her family and friends.

She was also preceded in death by her husband,  Roosevelt Marks, son Demarion Marks, siblings, Dora Lee Newton, Annette Conner, Howard Farmer, and Larry Farmer, brother-in-law James Charles.

Survivors:

Siblings - Francis Charles, Jerry Farmer (Betty), Ricky Farmer all of Warren and Elaine Purdy (Brandon) of Milwaukee, WI

Sister-in-law - Evelyn Farmer of Hiepizabah, GA

A daughter whom she help raise - Micki Russell (Tony) of Warren

A host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services were May 5 at St. James AME Church in Warren with Presiding Elder Kent J. Broughton officiating.  Burial was in Harding Cemetery with arrangements by Hammons Funeral Home of Warren.

Harold Cook, Jr.

Harold Cook, Jr, age 66, of Corinth, Kentucky died Friday, March 24, 2017 in Cleveland County, Arkansas.  He was born May 29, 1950 at Owenton, Kentucky a son of the late
Harold Edward Cook and Chris House Cook. He was a truck driver. Surviving are 2 sons Harold Cook and Edward Cook both of Frankfort, Kentucky; 5 daughters Brittiney Wolfe, Rison, Ark, Cathi Jones, Oklahoma, Bettie Elmore, Glentoe, Kentucky, Amie Elmore and Missy Gaines both of Frankfort, Kentucky; a brother Dwight Cook, Dry Ridge, Kentucky; 2 sisters Rhonda Hammond, Corinth, Kentucky and Brenda Brucke, Owenton, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his wife Donna Roberts Cook. His cremains were buried in Kentucky. Arrangements by Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren, Arkansas.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Bennie F. Ryburn, Jr.

Bennie F. Ryburn Jr. entered into the kingdom of heaven at peace and surrounded by family on May 8th, 2017. Born July 26th, 1934 in Pine Bluff, AR to Bennie F. Ryburn, Sr. and Virginia Morrison Ryburn of Rison, AR, Bennie, Jr. spent his childhood making lifelong memories playing with cousins.
   
The family moved to Monticello in 1946 when Bennie, Sr. entered the automobile business. Bennie Jr. graduated from Monticello High School in 1952. He attended University of Arkansas at Fayetteville where he pledged the Kappa Sigma fraternity. In 1957 he graduated from Arkansas A&M (The University of Arkansas at Monticello) with degrees in economics and history. That same year he was commissioned as an aviator in the U. S. Naval Air Force. When he returned to Monticello, he became the manager of Ryburn Motor Co. He owned the family automobile business for 25 years. Southeast Arkansas was always close to Bennie's heart. In 1966 he was elected to the Arkansas State House of Representatives where he served seven terms advocating for his district. Notably, he was a sponsor of legislation to merge Arkansas A&M with the University of Arkansas system. After leaving office, he turned his energies toward the banking industry. He was very proud of the more than 50 years he spent in banking in the great state of Arkansas. He was vitally involved in many financial institutions over the years including, The First State Savings and Loan Association of Southeast Arkansas,  Citizens Bank of Tillar, Pine State Bank of Kingsland, and Arkansas Bankers Life. He served as CEO and Chairman of the Board of The Bank of Star City, Commercial Bank of Monticello, and First State Bank of Warren. He truly loved his work, most especially his colleagues. Bennie Jr. continued to be active in the banks even after his illness, choosing never to retire. In 2008, he was the recipient of a single lung transplant at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He and his family felt truly blessed and grateful for the time his transplant afforded them to be together, experience life, and make wonderful memories. Family was a cornerstone of his life. He was very proud of his children, always excited to share the accolades and accomplishments of his grandchildren, and overjoyed to welcome three great-grandchildren into our family. Deeply devoted to his faith, he regularly attended services at St. Mary's Episcopal Church of Monticello where he served as Senior Warden for many years.

He is survived by his wife, Marion Burge Ryburn; His children, Bennie Ryburn, III and wife, Carita Halley Ryburn, Angie Ryburn Barron and husband, Jim Barron, Ray Ryburn, and Margaret Anne Ryburn; His grandchildren, Anna Blace Maxwell and husband, Ryan Maxwell, Morrison Barron Stephens and husband, Conner Stephens, Halley Ryburn and Madison Ryburn;
And his great-grandchildren, Hudson Thomas Maxwell, Montgomery Macleod Stephens, and Rhett William Maxwell.

The family would like to express our special gratitude to Joseph Pilewski, MD, Shannon Whiteman, RN, BSN, CCTC, and the entire Cardiothroacic Transplant Team at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center as well as Kent Zocchi, MD of Retina Associates Little Rock.

Memorial services will be held at Oakland Cemetery in Monticello Saturday, May 13th at 4pm.

In lieu of flowers the family requests expressions of sympathy be made through memorial donations to: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Cardiothoracic Transplant c/o Shelly Zomak, 200 Lothrop St. Suite 900, Pittsburgh, PA 15123 Or St. Mary's Episcopal Church, PO Box 193, Monticello, AR 71667.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at www.griffinfuneralservice.net.

Wiliam Paul Huitt

Wiliam Paul Huitt, age 68 of Hermitage, AR died Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 at the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR.  He was born November 8th, 1948, in Warren, AR a son of the late Marvin Huitt and Mildred Chambers Huitt. He worked for Milam Construction Company for 20 years and for the South Arkansas Community College for 5 years in maintenance.  He loved woodworking, traveling and eating at Cracker Barrel.  He served his country in the United States Marines Corp, with one tour in Vietnam, he was a graduate of the Hermitage Public Schools and a member of the Hermitage Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon and a Sunday School Superintendent.  He was also preceded in death by a brother Wayne Huitt and 2 sisters Mary Ann Smith and Marguerite Huitt.

Survivors include his wife Gwen York Huitt whom he married May 22nd, 1970. A son Ty Huitt and spouse Leah, Mt. Ida, AR and Kristi Huitt Clanton, Hermitage, AR. 2 brothers Joe Huitt and spouse Sharon, Larry Huitt and spouse Carolyn, all of Warren, AR.  Peggy Adams, Warren, AR.  6 grandchildren Brooke Clanton, Fayetteville, AR, Samatha Clanton, Hermitage, AR, Gracia, Ethan, Nathaniel and Hannah Huitt all of MT. Ida, AR. Many family and friends too.

Funeral services 10:00 AM Saturday, May 6th at Hermitage Baptist Church. Visitation 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM Friday, May 5th at Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Burial in Union Hill  Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.  Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com   Memorials preferred the Hermitage Baptist Church or the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

Gerry Roger Sharp

Gerry Roger Sharp, age 71, of Warren, AR died Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR.  He was born March 8th, 1946 in Warren, AR a son of the late Clarence Sharp and Lena Belle Outlaw Sharp. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, loved to fish, hunt, and follow the Arkansas Razorback Basketball Program.  Gerry spent over 40 years in the banking sector, he worked with Warren Bank and Trust Company for many years, and then moved to Clinton, AR to work with Simmons Bank.  He also served as a member of the Arkansas National Guard, and the Army Reserve.  He was a member of the Jaycees, Kiwanis Club, and Lions Club, and a member of the Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival Committee with 18 years of service.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Erva Norris Sharp, Warren, AR. A son Michael Sharp, Warren, AR.  A sister, Joy St. John, Warren, AR. A granddaughter Laci Elizabeth Sharp, Rye, AR.  His mother in law and father in law, Earl and Mickey Norris, Warren, AR. Sisters in law Ann Orleanski, Warren, AR and Renee Richard and spouse Randy, West Monroe, La.  Brothers in law Nick and Sherry Norris, Dallas, TX and Steve Norris, Warren , AR and a host of nieces and nephews and many friends.

Funeral service was 2:00 PM Sunday, May 7th at Frazer ‘s Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Musicians were  Randal Herring and Ruth Lephiew. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Mike Jones, Mike Warren, Ron St. John, Mark St. John, Cameron Norris, Matthew Norris, David McCullars, Shannon Ray Mann, Jonathon Guice. Honorary pallbearers were James E. Smith, Steve Parnell, Bill Wisener, Terry Rushing, Greg Harton, Phil Funderburg, Lou Dennis and Don Schwebel.  Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Friday, May 5, 2017

Bobbie Jean Butler

Bobbie Jean Butler, 86, of Little Rock passed away May 1, 2017. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 54 years, Ernie Butler, Jr., her parents Noel and Huey Williams, and three brothers and four sisters.

Bobbie is survived by daughter Becky Staggs and her children Bailey, Alan and Graham of Colorado; son Ernie Butler III, his wife Tina and their children Stephen and Katie of Little Rock and Carson of Texas; son Craig Butler, his wife Cathy and their children Ivory and Noelle of New York; sister Mary Sue Mathew of Little Rock; and three great grandchildren, Caleb (Stephen), Avigail (Bailey) and Avielle (Graham).

Bobbie was a kind and loving wife, mother and grandmother with many lifelong friends for whom she cared dearly. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, travelling, antiquing, hosting the annual Butler Christmas party and taking trips with the “Flingers.”

Bobbie was a longtime member of Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church, where as a breast cancer survivor she co-founded Cancer Friends and was a member of the Dietz Dialogue class.

Visitation will be held Friday, May 5 at Ruebel Funeral Home from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Funeral service will be Saturday, May 6 at 10:00 a.m. at Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church.

Memorials can be made to Cancer Friends through Pulaski Heights United Methodist Church.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

Gerry Roger Sharp

Gerry Roger Sharp, age 71, of Warren, AR died Thursday, May 4th, 2017 at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR.  He was born March 8th, 1946 in Warren, AR a son of the late Clarence Sharp and Lena Belle Outlaw Sharp. He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, loved to fish, hunt, and follow the Arkansas Razorback Basketball Program.  Gerry spent over 40 years in the banking sector, he worked with Warren Bank and Trust Company for many years, and then moved to Clinton, AR to work with Simmons Bank.  He also served as a member of the Arkansas National Guard, and the Army Reserve.  He was a member of the Jaycees, Kiwanis Club, and Lyons Club, and a  member of the Bradley County Pink Tomato Festival Committee with 18 years of service.

He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Erva Norris Sharp, Warren, AR. A son Michael Sharp, Warren, AR.  A sister, Joy St. John Warren, AR. A granddaughter Laci Elizabeth Sharp, Rye, AR.  His mother and father in law, Earl and Mickey Norris, Warren, AR. Sisters in law Ann Orleanski, Warren, AR and Renee Richard and spouse Randy, West Monroe, La.  Brothers in law Nick and Sherry Norris, Dallas, Tx and Steve Norris, Warren , AR and a host of nieces and nephews and many friends.

Funeral services 2:00 PM Sunday May 7th at Frazer ‘s Chapel. Burial in Oakland Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM Saturday, May 6th at Frazer’s. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

William Paul Huitt

William Paul Huitt, age 68 of Hermitage, AR died Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017 at the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR.  He was born November 8th, 1948, in Warren, AR a son of the late Marvin Huitt and Mildred Chambers Huitt. He worked for Milam Construction Company for 20 years and for South Arkansas Community College for 5 years in maintenance.  He loved woodworking, traveling and eating at Cracker Barrel.  He served his country in the United States Marine Corps, with one tour in Vietnam. He was a graduate of Hermitage Public Schools and a member of Hermitage Baptist Church, where he served as a Deacon and a Sunday School Superintendent.  He was also preceded in death by a brother Wayne Huitt and two sisters Mary Ann Smith and Marguerite Huitt.

Survivors include his wife Gwen York Huitt whom he married May 22nd, 1970. A son Ty Huitt and spouse Leah, Mt. Ida, AR.  A daughter Kristi Huitt Clanton, Hermitage, AR. Two brothers Joe Huitt and spouse Sharon, Larry Huitt and spouse Carolyn, all of Warren, AR. A sister Peggy Adams, Warren, AR.  6 grandchildren Brooke Clanton, Fayetteville, AR, Samatha Clanton, Hermitage, AR, Gracia, Ethan, Nathaniel and Hannah Huitt all of Mt. Ida, AR and many family and friends too.

Funeral service was 10:00 AM Saturday, May 6th at Hermitage Baptist Church with Rev. Ty Huitt and Rev. Robert Green. Music was by Jennifer Woodfield, Joey Woodfield, Kelli Haigwood and Melvin Mills. Active pallbearers were Matt Huitt, Shannon Huitt, Blake Huitt, Joey Huitt, Brian Huitt, Marty Adams, Josh York and Shannon Lassiter. Honorary pallbearers were Harry Adams, Brian McMurry, Curt Barbee, Deacons of Hermitage Baptist Church and Friends @ South Arkansas Community College. Burial with military honors was in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home.   Memorials preferred the Hermitage Baptist Church or the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR. Online guest register www.frazerfuneralhome.com

Monday, May 1, 2017

Cornelius Easterling

Cornelius Thompson, 80, of Warren, formerly of Lake Village, died Friday, April 21 2017 at her home.

Born September 15, 1936, she was a daughter of the late Paul and Rosetta Easterling.

She was a member of Westside Church of God in Christ in Lake Village. She was a teacher's aide and homemaker.

Survivors:
Her children-Eugene Easterling of Chicago, IL., Grover Thompson (Tina), Marsha Miller (Thomas), Angela Lopez (Rony) all of Warren, and Jo Thompson of Little Rock.

Siblings- Grover Easterling (Bettye) and Lilton Easterling (Irene) all of Benton Harbor, MI and Elizabeth Trigleth of Lake Village.

Grandchildren-Grover Terrell Thompson, JaMia Thomas, Destiny Neely, Jordan Neely, Paris Thompson, Patrick Cooper, Landon Easterling, Lazarus Easterling, and Aspen Easterling

Great grandson - Jayce Eli

God-brother -Zachary Burks, II

God-sons - Zachary Burks III (Connie) and Mark Burks (Allison)

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 29 at 11:00 a.m. at Revival Center Church of God in Christ in Monticello with Superintendent Michael Jones officiating and Presiding Elder James R. Hooper.  Burial in Lake Village Cemetery in Lake Village with arrangements by Hammons Funeral Home of Warren.

Bonnie Hines Mann Veazey

Bonnie Hines Mann Veazey age 78,  of Hermitage, AR died Sunday, April 30th in Greenville, Mississippi.   She was born July 12th 1938 in Star City, AR a daughter of the late Henry “Buster” Hines and Buney Burns Hines.  She was a retired teacher with the Hermitage Public Schools with 35 years of service, a member of the Hermitage Baptist Church and a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Monticello, where she obtained her teaching degree.   She was also preceded in death by her former husband, Billy M. Mann whom she married May, 11th, 1956 and he died September 19th, 2009 and a sister Carolyn Farmer.

She is survived by her husband Gene Lavoy Veazey, whom she married October 4th, 2016.  A son Kenneth Mann and spouse Sharon, Hilo, AR.  2 daughters Gail Wright and spouse Lynn, Farmerville, LA.; Rhena Burks and spouse Roger, Cordova, Tenn.    A brother Henry “Sonny’ Hines, Benton, AR and a sister Belvie Courtney and spouse Max, Hermitage, AR.  6 grandchildren Chris Wright and spouse Stefanie, Brent Wright and spouse Amy, Josh Burks and spouse Samantha, Jennifer Hargis and spouse Robert, Jacob Burks, Jonathan Burks and spouse Olga.  7 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services 10:00 AM Friday, May 5th, at the Hermitage Baptist Church. Burial in Union Hill Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6:00 pm till 8:00 pm Thursday, May  4th at Frazer’s Funeral Home.   Online guestbook  HYPERLINK "http://www.frazerfuneralhome.com" www.frazerfuneralhome.com 

Daniel Boozer

Daniel Boozer age 72, of Hermitage, AR died Thursday, April 20th at the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, AR. He was born October 29th, 1944 in Paragould, AR, a son of the late Clyde Boozer and Eula M. Boozer. He was a graduate of Paragould Public Schools, worked for Kroger’s Grocery Store and retired from Century Lynk Communications with many years of service. He was a Baptist and the widower of Kay Morgan Boozer whom he married November 6th, 1972 and she died July 31st, 2014. Brothers Alvin Boozer, Leonard Boozer, Billy Boozer, James Boozer, William Boozer, Joe Boozer and Samuel Boozer also preceded him in death. He is survived by a step son, Alan Allred, Monticello, AR and 2 step daughters, Gerrie Kay Lewis and Julie Ann Dixon both of San Antonio, TX. 9 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Graveside service was 2:00 PM Friday, April 28th at Willoughby Cemetery with Rev. Michael Gardner officiating. Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home.