Garry Lee Holden
LAKE CITY -- Garry Lee Holden, 63, of Lake City, died Thursday, Aug. 25, at his residence.
He owned and operated Garry's Automotive Supplies for many years until retirement. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Lake City.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Holden of the home; three sons, Todd Holden and Richard Holden, both of Lake City, and Tony Holden of Lakeland, Fla.; a daughter, Debbie Wicker of Lakeland; three brothers, Jerry Holden of Lake City, Larry Holden of Trumann and Dennis Holden of Monette; a sister, Polly Owens of Caraway; and 13 grandchildren, Will Holden, Jarrett Holden, Summer Holden, Megan Holden, Madison Wicker, Vince Wicker, Ryan Wicker, Michael Jones, T.J. Jones, Laura Jones, Lucas Walker, Anna Walker and Abbie Peck.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Tommie Holden.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Emerson Funeral Home of Lake City, with Larry Owens officiating. Burial will follow in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Jim Robertson, Jim Ladd, Dwight Dunkerson, Jerry Crigler, Richard Varner, and Jerry Milligan.
Honorary pallbearers will include Bill Powell, Walter Hicks, Roger Coy, Murriel Wilson, Raymond Baker, Glenn Bailey, Wayne Carr and Short Blancett.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the National Kidney Foundation.
Imo Lunsford Hindman
DES ARC -- Imo Lunsford Hindman, 87, of Des Arc died Friday, Aug. 26, at Des Arc Convalescent Center.
Born near Jonesboro, she lived most of her life here. She worked at Frolic Footwear and Arkansas State University. After retirement from ASU in 1991, she moved to Des Arc. She was a member of University Baptist Church of Jonesboro.
Survivors include two sons, Donald Hindman of Sherwood and Ronnie Hindman of Cabot; a daughter, Janice Huffstickler of Des Arc; a twin sister, Inez McDaniel of Lakeport, Calif.; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Hindman; and a son, Larry Hindman.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home, with Kim Hammer officiating. Burial will be in Pine Log Cemetery
Active pallbearers will be grandsons: Jim Huffstickler, Mark Huffstickler, Dirk Huffstickler, Robbie Hindman, Randy Hindman and Heath Hindman.
Honorary pallbearers will be grandchildren, Seth Hindman, Johnny Hindman, Lisa Montgomery and Brandy Veteto.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Flora Lucille Jones
RECTOR-- Flora Lucille Jones, 86, of Rector died Wednesday, Aug. 24, at Waxhaw, N.C.
Born at Trumann, she was a homemaker and attended Assembly of God.
Survivors include a son, Woodrow Wilson Jones Jr. of Arnold Miss.; a daughter, Loretta Newton of Waxhaw; a brother, Chester Fox of Knobnoster, Mo.; a sister, Panzy Baker of Arnold; eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Wilson Jones; her parents, Gertrude and Walter Fox, a brother, and two sisters.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Mitchell Funeral Home of Rector, with Stan Vickers officiating.
Burial will be in Woodland Heights Cemetery
Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Terri Lynn Kea
GOSNELL -- Terri Lynn Kea, 47, of Gosnell died Wednesday, Aug. 24, at her residence.
Born at San Antonio, she was a longtime area resident and of the Baptist belief.
Survivors include her father, Joe Kea of Gosnell; and two brothers, Kenneth E. Kea of Gosnell and Douglas L. Kea of Omaha, Neb.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Ottis Onita Bullock Kea.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today in Elmwood Cemetery, with the Rev. Gary Hyde officiating. Cobb Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
No visitation is scheduled.
Octavia Carolyn Lambert
MUSKOGEE, Okla. -- Octavia Carolyn Lambert, 75, of Muskogee died Friday, Aug. 26, at her residence.
Reared at Tyronza, she graduated from Tyronza High School and attended the University of Arkansas, where she joined Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority.
In 1953 she moved to Muskogee and joined Trinity United Methodist Church, where she was a member for 52 years, She was also active in United Methodist Women, Service League of Muskogee and was a former board member of the YWCA.
Survivors include three sons, Walter L. Lambert, Dr. Gary W. Lambert and Scott E. Lambert, all of Muskogee; a daughter, Lisa A. Hostetler of Bentonville; 14 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Lambert.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Trinity United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Foster-Petering Funeral Home of Muskogee is in charge of arrangements.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons: William G. Lambert, Adam Lambert, Nathan McKinney, Elijah Hostetler, Dustan Moss, Ryan Watts and Gary Wayne Fetterhoff II.
Memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 518 Houston, Muskogee 74403.
LAKE CITY -- Martha Frances Martin, 91, of Lake City died Wednesday, Aug. 24, at NEA Medical Center.
Born at Lake City, she lived in Detroit for 56 years before moving back to Lake City. She was a Baptist and a retired factory worker.
Survivors include three nieces, Martha Lee Surber, Mary Frances Shirley and Kristin Shirley, all of Lake City.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John L. and Mary Phillips Lewis; two sisters; and one brother.
The Rev. Clarence Cornish officiated services Friday. Burial followed in Bowman Cemetery
near Lake City.
Active pallbearers were Joe Hill, Bill Slawson, Sam Lee, Arvis Shirley and Ernest Coleman.
PARAGOULD -- Effie Bell Potter, 96, of Paragould, formerly of Leachville, died Friday, Aug. 26, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould.
Born at Reeves, Mo., she was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith.
Survivors include two sons, Bobby Potter and Billy Potter, both of Paragould; three daughters, Dorothy Adams of Paragould, and Betty Hedrick and Joyce Soloducha, both of Kansas City, Mo.; 16 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 29 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Hillman Potter; two sons, Bufford Mason and William Potter; three brothers; three sisters; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Howard Funeral Service in Leachville, with the Rev. William Austin officiating. Burial will follow in Leachville Cemetery
under the direction of Howard Funeral Service.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers: Terry Adams, Carl Mason, Danny Mitchel, Ronnie Mitchel, Joey Potter and Daniel Potter.
Great-grandsons will serve as honorary pallbearers.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Amerian Diabetes. Association, 212 Natural Resources Drive, Little Rock 72205.