Pauline Pickard Thompson, 91, of Beebe died Dec. 13, 2005.
She was born in the Antioch community near Beebe on Oct. 24, 1914, to the late Maynard and Ethel Pickard.
Pauline was a member of Beebe First Church of the Nazarene.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Orville Thompson; three brothers, Murray Pickard, Alton G. Pickard and Harry Lee Pickard.
She is survived by two daughters, Willie Mae Nemec of Fayetteville, and Mary Margaret Phillips, of Beebe; two sons, Bobby Ray Thompson of Upland, Calif., and Hays Thompson of Cabot; nine grandchildren; one step-grandson; 14 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Martha Gasaway of Jonesboro.
Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday, at Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial at Antioch Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to the Beebe First Church of the Nazarene Building Fund, 104 Campground Road, Beebe, Ark., 72012.
Arrangements are by Westbrook Funeral Home.
Paul William Dean, 76, of Searcy, died Dec. 13, 2005, at White County Medical Center in Searcy under Hospice Care.
He was born July 27, 1929 in Hamilton County, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Velma Wright Dean.
He was retired from the Air Force.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Mildred; a son, Kenneth of Kingsman, Ariz.; eight brothers and sisters, Ralph, Rosa, John, Leonard, Betty, James, Mary and Linda.
Thanks go to the wonderful doctors and nurses for their excellent care, with special thanks to the staff of Arkansas Hospice of White County.
Paul will be laid to rest in Liberty, Ky., at a later date.
Cremation arrangements under the direction of Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home.
ESTELLE GLOVER, 87
Estelle Glover, 87, of Jacksonville went to be with the Lord on Jan. 30, 2006.
She was born Jan. 13, 1919, in Humphrey to the late Aaron James and Elizabeth Rodgers Roberson and is preceded in death by her husband, Jeffie F. 'Jack' Glover who passed in 1968 as well as a sister, Mary 'Dolly' Gregory, brother, Woodrow Roberson, son-in-law, Phillip Ellerbee and her best friend, Gladys Morrison.
She was a member of First Assembly of God in Jacksonville.
She worked for Timex and retired from Southside Junior High in Jacksonville in 1985.
Survivors include her daughters, Marsha Glover and Brenda Ellerbee, both of Jacksonville; a sister, Rachel 'Dixie' Casteel of Jacksonville; four grandchildren, Lisa Gilliam and her husband Terry, Marty Vondran and his wife Kim and Allen Kirtley, all of Jacksonville, Devon Ellerbee of Conway, and three great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in Arkansas Memorial Gardens, Rev. Ammon Collins officiating.
Visitation will be from 6 until 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
VIRGINIA RAMSEY, 92
Virginia Mae Burns Ramsey, 92, of Beebe, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jan. 30, 2006.
She was born July 20, 1913, at Antioch to Otha and Edna Fisher.
She was a faithful member of First Baptist Church at Beebe.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Jesse Burns and Ellis Ramsey, her parents, two brothers, one sister and two stepsons.
Survivors are five daughters, Emma Sandefur and her husband Doyne, Barbara Simons and her husband Jack, Rebecca Burge and her husband Hubert, Jimmie Brock and his husband Bennie, Susie Pruitt and her husband C.W.; a son, Buddy Burns and his wife Jamie; two stepsons, Paul Ramsey and his wife Pam and Roland Ramsey; two stepdaughters-in-law, Anne Ramsey of Batesville and Linda Moore of Allen Texas; 20 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, a great-great-grandchild, four sisters-in law, two brothers-in-law, several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
A special thanks to her caregivers and to hospice.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. today at First Baptist Church of Beebe, with burial at Beebe Cemetery. Arrangements by Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe.
VAUGHN HILL, 82
Vaughn A. Hill, 82, of Cabot, died Jan. 26, 2006 at his residence.
He was a Army veteran of World War II.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Edith Jane, parents Elmer Aaron and Crillie Browning, and three brothers Albin, Virgil, and Bob Hill.
He is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law, Gregory Hill of Coweta, Okla., Michael and Amy Hill of Clemmon, N.C.: a sister, Wanda Mae Burnett; grandchildren, Heath and Rachel Hill, Mike and Sabrina Hill, Brady and Jennifer Hill, and Sarah Hill; great-grandchildren, Landon, Colton, Bailey, Aidan, Walker, Trenton, Bradon and Alexis.
Memorial services were held Saturday at the Cabot Funeral Home Chapel with Paul Jones officiating.
JIMMY CRAWFORD, 67
Jimmy Carl Crawford, 67, of Humnoke went to be with the Lord Jan. 27, 2006.
He was a Christian, worked in construction as a welder and farmed.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Leo and Beatrice Crawford, and two brothers, Robert and Willie Crawford.
Survivors include his wife, Norma Elois Moody Crawford; a son, Jimmy Crawford, a daughter, Theresa and her husband Michael Block, all of Benton; two brothers, Bobby Crawford of Humnoke and Kim Crawford of Little Rock; seven sisters, Margaret Fisher of Lake Village, Doris Carter of Lonoke, Kaye Rice of Irvin, Texas, Patsy Wilson and Deborah White both of Little Rock, Phyllis Whilder of Benton, and Sue Green of Maumelle; and two godsons, Josh and Brandon Crawford.
Funeral services were held Sunday at Humnoke Pentecostal Church of God, with interment in Hamilton Cemetery by Boyd Funeral Home of Lonoke.
Daisy 'Sandy' Caracciolo, 68, of Jacksonville passed away on Jan. 14, 2006 at Rebsamen Medical Center in Jacksonville.
She was born June 12, 1937 in DeRidder, La.
She was an auxiliary volunteer at Rebsamen Medical Center, and an owner of Country Treasures in Jacksonville.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis Caracciolo and her parents, Fred McKnight and Aughtobert Droddy McKnight.
She is survived by her children, Rick Caracciolo and wife Marguerite of Atlanta, Ga., Tina Bolte and husband Tony of Charlotte, N.C., Scott Caracciolo of Oxford, N.Y., Tony Caracciolo and wife Susie of Clarksville, Tenn., and Joe Caracciolo and wife Debbie of Valencia, Calif.
She is also survived by her sister Jane Skinner of Bridgeport, Texas, and 13 grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Griffin Leggett Rest Hills.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Griffin Leggett Rest Hills Funeral Home with Rev. Andy Buege officiating.
Arrangements by Griffin Leggett Rest Hills in North Little Rock.
Memorials may be made to RMC Auxiliary, 1400 Braden, Jacksonville, Ark., 72071, Attn. Rita Joyner.
Bess Stofan went to be with the Lord on Jan. 15, 2006.
She was born Nov. 16, 1923.
She was a member of St. Jude's Catholic Church.
She was a 22-year volunteer at Rebsamen Medical Center where she was known as the candy kisses lady.
She was an avid bowler and was a secretary for the NCO Wives Club.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John E. Stofan.
She is survived by son, John E. Stofan Jr. and wife Joanie of Greenbrier; Joseph C. Stofan of Montgomery, Ala.; Dorothy J. Belk and husband Mark of Mabelvale; and Thomas M. Stofan and wife Connie of Odessa, Texas.
Services were held Tuesday at St. Jude's Catholic church in Jacksonville.
Burial was at Griffin Leggett Rest Hills Memorial Park in North Little Rock.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arkansas Lung Cancer Society.
Olen Lee 'Muscles' Johnson, 71, passed away Jan. 13, 2006 at his home.
Preceding him in death was his wife, Shirley Walters Johnson: his parents, Birt and Lucy Smith Johnson; and a brother, Wyndle Johnson.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Cook Johnson; children, Yvonne and husband Eddie Gates of Carlisle, Jackie Johnson of Hazen and Michael Cook Sr., and wife Glenda of Carlisle; sister, Laura May Johnson of Houston; grandchild, Don Gates of Carlisle, and six step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; nine nephews and six nieces, and a host of friends.
Services were held Tuesday, at Carlisle Pentecostal Church of God, with interment at Hamilton Cemetery.
Arrangements were by Boyd Funeral Home in Lonoke.