PALM BEACH, Fla. -- Anne Stevens Hamilton, 93, of Palm Beach died Friday, May 21.
Born in Hopkinsville, Ky., she attended the Christian science school, Principia in St. Louis and the finishing school, Mrs. T. Darrington Semple's School for Girls in New York City. A former resident of Blytheville, she also had lived in Hollywood, Calif., before moving to Palm Beach.
Survivors include two sons, George Hamilton of Beverly Hills, Calif., and David Hamilton of Palm Beach; and four grandchildren, Anne Marie Hamilton of Redondo Beach, Calif., Douglas Hamilton of Ridgewood, N.J., Ashley Hamilton of London, England, and George Thomas "GT" Hamilton of Bal Harbour, Fla.
She was preceded in death by one son, Bill Potter; and her parents, Dr. Carlos and Mildred Hubbard Stevens, former Blytheville residents.
Graveside services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Monday in Elmwood Cemetery
under the direction of Cobb Funeral Home of Blytheville.
No visitation has been planned.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
CHEROKEE VILLAGE -- Tina Lee Hirsch, 82, of Cherokee Village died Wednesday, June 9, at The Regional Medical Center at Memphis.
She was born in Center (Sharp County) and was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Harold Hirsch of Cherokee Village; two stepsons, Robert Hirsch of Wentzville, Mo., and Jimmie Hirsch of Harrison; three sisters, Nina Duncan of Cherokee Village, Opel Forester of Westland, Mich., and Billy Martin of Sherwood; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son, Robert Sherrill; her parents, Bill and Lottie Sauls Neely; four brothers; and one sister.
Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday at Cherokee Village United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Oaklawn Cemetery
at Highland under the direction of Heath Funeral Home Oak Hill Chapel at Hardy.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Ash Flat Church of Christ or the American Cancer Society.
ASH FLAT -- Judy Carol Holloway, 57, of Ash Flat died Wednesday, June 9, at her residence.
Born at Manila, she was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Charles Marshall Holloway of Ash Flat; two sons, Charles Holloway Jr. of Black Oak and James Holloway of Horseshoe Bend; one daughter, Melissa Johnson of Ash Flat; two sisters, Wanda Harrison of North Carolina and Barbara Hinsley of Michigan.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Russell and Berniece Mae Humble Miller.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by Heath Funeral Home Oak Hill Chapel.
WALNUT RIDGE -- Naomi Jackson, 77, of Walnut Ridge died Thursday, June 10, at Lawrence Hall Nursing Home.
Funeral arrangements will be announced by House-Gregg Funeral Home of Walnut Ridge.
LEACHVILLE -- Audrey Bernice Lester, 81, of Leachville died Wednesday, June 9, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould.
Born in Hornersville, Mo., she had lived in the Leachville and Manila areas for most of her life and was a member of New Providence Baptist Church near Leachville.
Survivors include six sons, Billy Lester, Lloyd Lester Jr., Danny Lester and Glen Lester, all of Manila, John Lester of Leachville and Robert Lester of Malvern; a brother, Bob Ray Hicks of Chesapeake, Va.; 16 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd G. Lester, and her parents, William Wesley and Virgie Rhodes Hicks.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Howard Funeral Service in Manila, with the Rev. Monroe Baldwin officiating. Burial will follow in Manila Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Doug Lester, Ricky Lester, Kenneth Lester, Marshall Hall, Phillip Cater and Randy Fleeman.
Honorary pallbearers will include Lester Stone, Rodney Decker and Tim Lester.
Visitation will be from 6-8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.
PARAGOULD -- Virginia Mozell Lewis, 76, of Paragould died Thursday, June 10, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center.
She was a retired licensed practical nurse and was a member of the Seventh and Mueller Church of Christ.
Survivors include a son, Keith Lewis of Jonesboro; a daughter, Diane Crutchfield of Jonesboro; two brothers, Ronnie Swink and Larry Swink, both of Tucson, Ariz.; four grandchildren, Tina Linam, Adam Lewis, Derek Exum and Michael Crutchfield; and four great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Lewis; her parents, Cecil and Pauline Lawson Swink; and three brothers and one sister.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in the Heath Colonial Chapel at Paragould, with Larry McFadden officiating.
Burial will follow in Harvey's Chapel Cemetery
at Marmaduke. Heath Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be given to the Arthritis Foundation of Arkansas, 6213 Lee Ave., No. 1, Little Rock, 72114 or the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center Foundation, 900 Kingshighway, Paragould 72450.
MARKED TREE -- Willie Joe Lord, 44, of Marked Tree died Wednesday, June 9, at St. Bernard's Medical Center.
Born in Tyronza, he lived in Marked Tree for 40 years and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include three sisters, Cora McGuire and Janice Jones, both of Marked Tree and Barbara Turner of Inglewood, Calif.; four brothers, Terry Lord of Tucker, Ricky Mitchell Sr. and Barry Russell, both of Jonesboro, and Harold Mitchell of Marked Tree.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Amos Lord and Rebecca Mitchell Lord; one brother; and one sister.
Funeral services will 11 a.m. Saturday at Pentecostal Temple Church of God in Christ in Marked Tree, with the Dr. David Corn officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery
in Marked Tree.
Sims-Woodard Funeral Home is in charge of services.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. to service time at the church.
Funeral services for Morris William Prater, 65, of Jonesboro who died Tuesday, June 9, at St. Bernard's Medical Center, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Gregg Funeral Home, with the Revs. Randall Moody and Larry Ring officiating. Burial will follow at Jonesboro Memorial Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Dormon Hufstedler, Macky Hufstedler, Rodney Hufstedler, Huston Earl Prater, Jimmy Moody, Garrison Moody, Delbert Moody and Joe Lykins.
Honorary pallbearers will be Phil Prater and Steve Hufstedler.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
WALNUT RIDGE -- Jason Lee Rash, 26, of Walnut Ridge died Wednesday, June 9, south of Egypt.
Born in Kalamazoo, Mich., he moved as a child to Walnut Ridge where he lived most of his life. He was a plastic injection molder at Anchor Plastics.
He is survived by his wife, Deanna Weir Rash of the home; one daughter, Baylee Rochelle Rash of the home; his parents, Tommy and Debbie Rash Householder of Alicia; one sister, Chandra Householder of St. Charles, Mo.; a brother, Michael Householder of Paragould; his grandparents, Denver and Wynona Rash of Pocahontas; and his great-grandmother, Agnes Inez Lee of Walnut Ridge.
He was preceded in death by a great-grandfather, Floyd Rush Rash; great-grandmother, Elmer Lee, and great-grand-parents Charles and Wanda Compton.
Graveside services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Strangers Home Cemetery
near Alicia, with Devin Swindle and Perry Vandergriff officiating. House-Gregg Funeral Home of Walnut Ridge is in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.