Robert Ervin Harkey, 68, of Cabot passed away on Feb.13, 2006.
He was retired from the Air Force and was a veteran of both Vietnam and Korean Wars.
He is survived by his wife, Ann Harkey; five sons, Cecil and wife Becky Harkey of Austin, Texas; Merlin Harkey of Mocksville, N.C.; Roger and wife Abby Barker of Batesville; David Barker of Cabot; Tony and wife Lisa Barker of Texarkana; one daughter, Denise and husband Pat Brandt of Amarillo, Texas; four brothers, Bill Harkey, Frank Harkey, Neddie Harkey and Tony Harkey all of North Carolina; four sisters, Brenda Peffley, Bonnie Williams, Ruby Williams and Joanne Smith all of North Carolina; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Boyd Funeral Home Chapel in Lonoke, with interment in Lonoke Cemetery.
Alice Marie (Mower) Hensley, 76, died Feb. 13, 2006.
She was born Aug. 29, 1929, in Jackson, Miss., to Curtis D. Mowrer and Icis (Heath) Mower.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Joe F. Hensley and Alvin Ingle; brothers, Ellis Mowrer and Calvin Mowrer and a sister Edith Cornett of Lonoke.
Survivors include sons, Troy Hensley and wife Frances of Beebe, Tom Hensley and wife Sharon of Hot Springs Village and Dan Hensley and wife Brenda of Mabelvale; brother James R. Mowrer of Austin and sister Dorothea Pearson.
She was a loving grandmother to grandchildren, Jennifer Hensley of Fayetteville, Erica Preston and husband Clinton of Lowell, Niki Moss and husband Josh of Conway, Justin Hensley and wife Sunny of Baton Rouge, La., and Jon Hensley and Ariel Hensley of Mabelvale and three great-grandchildren, Maddie, Ethan and Georgia.
Hensley was a charter member of New Testament Missionary Baptist Church in Lonoke.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at Boyd Funeral Home in Lonoke with interment in Brownsville Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
David L. Jackson, 41, of Austin died Feb. 10, 2006.
He was a race horse trainer and a member of the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy; son, Stuart Jackson of Austin; daughter, Jamie Jackson of Conway; two stepsons, Luke and Spencer Eldridge of Pangburn; father, Walter 'Red' Jackson of Austin; brother, Walter Ray Jackson of Arlington, Texas, and sister, Carolyn Harbort and husband Eric of Mildenhall, England.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Lucille and his first wife, Patricia.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church with burial in Oak Grove Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church, 1430 McCollum Road, Austin, Ark., 72007.
Ryan Howard Duncan, 29, of Cabot passed away Feb. 13, 2006.
He was born July 1, 1976 in North Little Rock to Kent and Bonnie Best Duncan.
He was a member of Mount Carmel Baptist Church.
He is survived by his parents, of Austin, and two sisters; Angela Paige Lantz and her husband Ronnie of St. Louis, Mo., and Stacy Duncan of Lonoke.
He is also survived by three nieces; Ashley Stricklin, Sydney Stricklin and Hannah Lantz and one nephew, Aaron Stricklin.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 5 to 7 p.m. at Cabot Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Mount Carmel Baptist Church with Brothers Mitch Tapson and Ronnie Simmons officiating.
Burial will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery.
Annie Cassini King, of Cabot, born July 14, 1937, was received into glory on Feb. 12, 2006.
With her heart and house always open and a smile to welcome family and friends; she will be dearly missed.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Ira and Frances Buckner; and six brothers.
Survivors include her husband of 52 years, Chester King; four sons: Chester and wife Judy King of Jacksonville, Stephen and wife Kelly King of Hot Springs, Timmy and wife Miki King of Hot Springs, Phillip and wife Pattie King of Hot Springs; daughter, Melba Roe of Cabot; foster daughter, Ginger Palmer of Missouri; seven grandchildren: Crystal, Sean, Kosha, Kara, Nikki, Courtney and Celsey; two great-grandchildren: Dailen and Keegan; �brother, J.C. Buckner of Slidell, La.; two sisters, Laura Alexander and Bettye Thomson both of Cabot; countless nephews, nieces and extended family members.
Funeral services are 2 p.m., Wednesday at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church with Dennis Wilson officiating.
Burial will be at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.
Arrangements by Moore's Cabot Funeral Home in Cabot.
Ellen R. Sheets, 70, of Jacksonville passed away Feb. 7, 2006 in Jacksonville.
She was born March 10, 1935 in Lonoke County to the late Joe and Sarah Grimes Weaver.
She is preceded in death by nine brothers and sisters.
She was an avid Razorback fan and a Methodist.
Survivors include her loving husband, Bobby Joe Sheets, of Jacksonville; daughters, Chris Hobson and her husband Bill of Sherrill and Cindy Stivers of Conway; son, Jody Sheets and his wife Shelly of Conway; three sisters, Peggy Griffin of Colonial Heights, W. Va., Callie Berger of Diamond Springs, Calif., and Martha Petray of Jacksonville, as well as five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday at Mulberry Cemetery in England with Rev. Larry Ballard officiating.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home.
Martha Helen Philpott, 80, of Jacksonville died Feb. 13, 2006 at St. Vincent Medical Center North in North Little Rock.
She was born February 19, 1925 in Mullens, W.V., to Roby and Phoebe Smith Blevins.
She is survived by four children, Bobbie and her husband Wally Waddell of Jacksonville, Betty Kemmer of California, Bill Agee of Fayetteville, Ben and Mary Ellen Philpott of Boones Mill, Va.; eight grandchildren; five great grandchildren; three brothers, Lennie Blevins of Richmond, Va., Earl and Ralph Blevins, both Montgomery, Ala.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in Beckley, W.V. with burial to follow at Sunset Memorial Park there.
Local funeral arrangements are under the direction of Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home.
Patsy Corpier, 55, of Higden, died Feb. 11, 2006.
She was a beautician and attended Fairfield Bay Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, Jody Copier and his wife, Jennifer, of Higden; one grandson, Jacob; and her mother, Cleo Wright of Higden.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Corpier.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Fairfield Bay Baptist Church.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at the church, with burial in Pinecrest Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, a fund has been set up in her memory for donations to the Make A Wish Foundation.
Donations may be made to the Patsy Corpier Memorial Fund at Heber Springs State Bank or mailed to Patsy Corpier Memorial Fund at P.O. Box 1273, Greers Ferry, Ark., 72067.
Terry Ann Holland, 55, of Jacksonville, passed away Feb. 5, 2006 in Sherwood.
Holland was born Sept. 30, 1950, in McAlmont to the late Terry Joshway and Dora Ellen Homan Ivey.
She was preceded in death by seven brothers, Arnold, Marvin, Leo, Wayne, James Edward, Johnny Ray and Vernon; and two sisters, Essie and Mary Ellen.
She was a member of Gravel Ridge First Baptist Church and loved animals very much.
Survivors include her loving husband of 23 years, Robert Holland of Jacksonville; her daughter, Michele Lee Cunningham Alvarido; son, James David Cunningham, brother, Billy Joe Ivey, who has been a great support for both Terry Ann and Robert; sisters, Ruby Brandon, Dorothy Rychlowski, Betty Heigle, Carlion Rischar, Juanita Distefano, Peggy Rupp, Doris Sayles, Jo Ann Miller and Rebecca Nava who all loved her so very much and will miss her equally.
Her two precious cats, Missie and Patches also survive her.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Terry Fortner officiating.
Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Park. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Kenneth E. Matthews, 71, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, Feb. 5, 2006.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Ester Doss and a beloved daughter, Lisa Wyles.
He was a member of Brownsville Baptist Church and a retired truck driver.
Matthews was a friendly, fun loving person who loved the Lord and people and enjoyed talking with everyone.
He loved children, and especially enjoyed the great-grandchildren.
His final days were made brighter by Kaylie, Braylyn, Eryn and Paige.
He will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Shirley Abshier Matthews; a daughter, Melinda Sullivan; one son, Kevin Shane Matthews, both of North Little Rock; five grandchildren and six great- grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. today at Boyd Funeral Home Chapel, Lonoke with Rev. Andy Kerr and Bro. Dan Stout officiating.
A committal service will follow at 1:30 p.m. in Crestlawn Memorial Park, Conway.