Ray F. Hassen, 70, went to be with the Lord Feb. 23, 2007.
He was born in California May 17, 1937 and raised in Jacksonville.
He was preceded in death by his parents Sam and Elsie Hassen.
He is survived by one daughter, Brenda and husband David Kinkade; six grandchildren of LeGrand, Iowa; three brothers, Tion and wife Erma Hassen of Jonesboro, Thomas and wife Geneva Hassen of Cabot, Sam and wife Joyce Hassen of Bismarck; three sisters, Zelma and husband Thomas Thurgood of Carlisle, Geneva Moore of Bismarck and Janie and husband Carthel Clark of Hot Springs and several other relatives and friends.
Burial was in Chapel Hill Cemetery at Jacksonville.
Funeral arrangements were by Boyd Funeral Home of Lonoke.
Carolyn Gertrude Moore, 79, of Jacksonville passed away Feb. 18, 2007 at her home.
She was born Feb. 6, 1928 in Front Royal, Va., to the late Basil and Grace McWilliams Williams.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, W.B. Moore, two sisters, a brother and a granddaughter, Amy Parks.
She retired from Maybelline in 1990 and was a Christian.
Survivors include daughter, Dianna Parks and her husband Steve of Jacksonville; two sons, W.C. Moore and his wife Judy of Cabot and Gene Moore of Jacksonville; grandchildren, Shawn Parks, Stephanie Rose, Casey Moore and Ronnie Parks, three great-grandchildren, a brother and three sisters.
Funeral services were Feb. 23 at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Jacksonville with Pastor Tim Carter officiating.
Burial followed in Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander.
Funeral arrangements were by Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home.
Ella Mae Horton Burgess Curry passed away Feb. 20, 2007 after a lengthy illness.
She was a charter member of New Testament Baptist Church of Lonoke.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Ollie Horton; her husband, James Curry, and a son, Gary Burgess.
She is survived by sons, John 'Dickey' Burgess and wife Judy of Lonoke, Larry Curry and wife Sherry of Texas; daughters, Glenda Allison and husband Freddie of Lonoke, Donna Hall and husband Cecil, Mary Harrell and Henrietta Odom, all of Texas.
She is also survived by 16 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and a sister, Lela Jo Tullos of Lonoke.
Funeral services were Feb. 23 at New Testament Baptist Church with burial to follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.
Funeral arrangements were by Boyd Funeral Home of Lonoke.
A special thanks to Golden Years Manor for their compassion and care.
Also, a special thanks to her longtime caregiver, Marcia Miller.
Memorials may be made to New Testament Baptist Church building fund.
Lena A. Tucker, 49, of Lonoke passed away Feb. 20, 2007 in Sherwood.
She was born on March 23, 1957 in Little Rock to John and Nellie Carter Garringer.
She was of the Baptist faith and was crazy about wrestling.
She ws preceded in death by her father, John Garringer.
She is survived by her loving husband, Gleason of the home; her mother, Nellie Garringer of Lonoke; one daughter, Cassandra Henley and her husband Patrick of Lonoke; one brother, Johnny Garringer and wife Sheila of Lonoke; two sisters, Marty Tippitt of Moore, Okla., and Tonya Curtis and husband Tim of Lonoke.
She is also survived by three grandchildren, Madeline Henry, Lindsay and Justin Henley.
Funeral services were Feb. 23 at Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Milburn 'Pint' Hill and Rev. Tim Curtis officiating.
Burial followed at Arkansas Memorial Gardens.
Elmer Derward Shubert, 87, of Cabot passed away Friday.
He was born April 19, 1919 in Mt. Pleasant to the late Carl Carroll and Mary Frances Carmichael Shubert.
Mr. Shubert was a lifelong member of Mt. Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church.
He was a Petty Officer First Class in the Navy from 1938 to 1945.
He served in the South Pacific during the Second World War and was an honor guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington, Va.
Mr. Shubert was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, A. Aleene Chancey Shubert, as well as two sisters, Dorothy Brannon and Elzera Gwin.
He is survived by his children, Dwight Shubert of North Little Rock and Kathy Ragar of Cabot; a sister, Maude Brannon of Cabot; two grandchildren, Heather Wagner of Monticello and Dr. Brent Ragar of Boston, Mass.
He is also survived by a niece, Barbara Raley of Sherwood, and four nephews, Thomas Brannon of Cabot, Vernon Brannon of Cabot, Wayne Brannon of Jacksonville and Kenny Gwin of San Diego.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday.
Funeral services will be Sunday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Cabot Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Cabot Moore's Funeral Home.
Jimmy Elliott, 69, of Humphrey passed on May 20, 2006.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Robert and Bessie Elliott; two brothers, Bobby and Bill Elliott, and a sister, Martha Francis Davis.
Survivors include three sisters, Joyce Larkin of Hazen, Betty Nick of Greenbrier and Jean Crossett of Texas, and a brother, Starlin Elliott of Humphrey.
Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Frazier Cemetery in Humphrey.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Service.
David M. Phillips, 61, of Lonoke died May 25, 2006.
He was born Oct. 4, 1944 at Delhi, La., to Leon and Joanie Phillips.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling and cooking.
He worked for Union Pacific Railroad for eight years and was an electrician for 27 years with IBEW Local 516 at Jonesboro.
He was devoted to his job and his local brothers.
He was preceded in death by two daughters, Michelle Lea Phillips and Dava Lynn Phillips; his parents and his brother, Emmett Phillips.
David is survived by his daughters, Connie Ann Halbrook of Little Rock and Kim Phillips of Gravel Ridge; three sisters, Sandra Crowe of Clinton, Miss., Lenora Johnson of Beebe and Mary Cunningham of Lonoke; five grandchildren, a great grandchild and an abundance of nieces, nephews and friends.
Family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Westbrook Funeral Home with burial in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens, Beebe.
Friends are invited to the home of Larry and Lenora Johnson, 707 N. Orange St., Beebe, following services.
Vernon Clarence Parker, 72, of Jacksonville passed away May 25, 2006 in Jacksonville.
He was born Oct. 29, 1933, in Harvey, Ill., to the late Clarence and Clara Urhammer Parker.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Nona and Thelma.
He was a Protestant and attended the Little Rock Air Force Base Chapel.
He is survived by his loving wife, Neva Dell Parker of the home.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain Tony Wade officiating.
Interment will follow at Arkansas Memorial Gardens in North Little Rock.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Funeral arrangements are under direction of Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home (501) 982-2136.