Dorothy Flory, 89, of Lonoke and a resident of Chambers Nursing Home in Carlisle for the past 13 months, passed away at St. Vincent's Hospital in North Little Rock early April 12, 2007.
She was the only child of the late Andrew H. and Ludie Ford Glover.
She was a member of Lonoke First United Methodist Church.
Also preceding her in death was her husband, Homer Earl Flory.
Survivors are children, John Flory and wife Carolyn of Vilonia and Judy Miller and husband Lionel of Bastrop, La.; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be at Boyd Funeral Home in Lonoke at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14 with Rev. Steve Brizzi officiating.
Burial will follow in Glover Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lonoke First United Methodist Church or favorite charity.
V. Eldon Bryant, 76, of Ward passed away April 12, 2007.
He was a member of Cabot Masonic Lodge and a longtime ham radio operator.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Bryant.
He is survived by two daughters, Vel’ Donna R. Troup of Ward and Sharon E. Bryant of North Little Rock; two sons, Jimmie E. Bryant of Jacksonville and John W. Bryant of England; 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Memorial service will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 19 at Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe.
Burial will be in Prescott, Ariz., at a later date.
Donations may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital or American Cancer Society.
To all his ham buddies, he wishes to say '73s'.
Floyd Bert Taylor, Jr. 74, died April 10, 2007.
He was a Christian, an aircraft inspector for the Federal Aviation Administration and a 40-year Mason.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Hill Taylor of Lonoke; two daughters, Nina Peterson of Crowley, Texas, and Judy Littleton of Pocahontas; a son, Michael Warren of Sherwood; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were April 13 at Hestir Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were by Boyd Funeral Home in Lonoke.
Addie Corinne Waller, 82, of Austin died April 7, 2007.
She was born Nov. 10, 1924, at Austin.
She was retired from Redmond Motors where she operated a restaurant, and was a longtime store proprietor.
She was a member of Country Chapel Church in Sylvania.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl F. Waller; brother, H. M. Lemay; and two sisters, Audrey Travis and Elva Kenney.
She is survived by her son, Joe Waller and wife Susan of Hickory Plains; two grandchildren, Brandi Reynolds of Greenbrier and Sara Waller of Hickory Plains; and one brother, Isaac Wilson of Cabot.
Graveside service was April 9 at Sylvania Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were by Westbrook Funeral Home at Beebe.
Jerry L. Smith, 65, of McRae went to be with Jesus on Easter Sunday, April 8, 2007.
He was a retired striping department superintendent from the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department.
He was a member of McRae First Baptist Church. Jerry loved to hunt with his beagles.
He was preceded in death by his parents, G. T. and Emily Fair Ward Smith and two sisters, Johnnie Cutaia and Frankie Smith.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Lana Smith of McRae; two sons, Michael and wife Pamela Smith of West Memphis and Tommy and wife Nicole Smith of McRae; one sister, Billie Smith of Pasadena, Texas; three grandchildren, Jaxon, Shayleigh and Aleigha Smith; one cherished nephew, Bobby Smith of McRae, and many friends and loved ones.
Funeral was April 10 at Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe with burial in Lebanon Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Lebanon Cemetery, care of First Security Bank in McRae.
Shirley Ann Brewer Smith Comer, 61, of Jacksonville passed away Dec. 15, 2006, at her home.
She was born Jan. 27, 1945 in Benton Harbor, MI.
She was a member of Military Road Baptist Church and is preceded in death by her mother, Nita Bookout Smith, two brothers and four sisters.
Survivors include her loving husband of 40 years, Barry Comer of Jacksonville; two daughters, Tammy Ward and husband, James of Jacksonville and Kelly Earhart and husband Kent of West Memphis; father, William O. Smith of Jacksonville; sisters, Irene Butts and husband Jimmy of Niles, MI, Catherine Trudell of Paw Paw, MI, Agnes Freely of Texas and Shirley De Vice of Austin; brothers, Ray Shrum and Doug Shrum both of North Little Rock and Wayne Rogers of Jacksonville; as well as numerous other family and friends.
In lieu of flowers please make a charitable contribution in Shirley's name to Benefit4Kids, 8330 Jordan Road, Yale, MI 48097 or Military Road Baptist Church, General Fund, 2101 Old Military Road, Jacksonville, AR 72076.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20, at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dave Sanders officiating.
Burial will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Park.
Raymond E. 'Hoot' Mask, 89, of Carlisle, died Dec. 17, 2006.
He was born Jan. 4, 1917.
He was a retired dairy farmer and a Second World War veteran having served in the South Pacific.
He was a lifelong resident of the Crossroads community.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Laura Sue.
He is survived by a brother, Rupert Mask of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Graveside service were Dec. 19, in Hebron Cemetery at Carlisle.
Funeral arrangements were by Westbrook Funeral Home at Beebe.
Alma Shannon, 86, of White House, Tenn., died Dec. 17, 2006.
She was born at Floyd, Jan. 14, 1920.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Shannon; a daughter, Marvel Shannon; a son, Steve Shannon; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four brothers and five sisters.
She is survived by her five children, Lily and her husband Allen Clowers of Searcy, Reba and her husband Senyor Cannon of Branson, Mo., Dewayne and his wife Debra Shannon of Stevensville, Mich., Delphia and her husband Vince Fardello of White House, Tenn., Geneva and her husband Doug DeRose of London, Ky.; daughter-in-law Judy Shannon of Pearland, Texas; 25 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and many friends.
Family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 20 at Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 21, at Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Antioch Cemetery.
Charlie R. Sterne, 83, of Jacksonville died Dec. 18, 2006.
He was born July 8, 1923, in Lexa, to the late Joseph and Emma Sittman Sterne.
He was also preceded in death by five brothers.
He retired from the Air Force after 21 years of service, which included Army service.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Sterne of Jacksonville; daughters, Charlene Wallace and her husband John of Colleyville, Texas and Janet Varnier of Amelia, Va.; grandchildren, Laura Bull and her husband, Gary of Cochabamba, Bolivia and Emily Wallace of Colleyville, Texas; great-grandson, Nathan Bull of Cochabamba, and sister, Joan Holladay of Jonesboro.
Funeral services were held Dec. 21 at Moore’s Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Dr. Carol Goddard and John Wallace officiating.
A private entombment followed the services.
Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church of Jacksonville or the American Cancer Society.