Dorothy Darlene Son
MARKED TREE -- Dorothy Darlene Son, 70, of Marked Tree died Tuesday in her home.
Survivors include two sons, Robert E. Stephens and Billy R. Stephens; one stepson, Donald Ray Son; four daughters, Judy Hardin, Rebecca Gamber, Barbara J. Tacker and Donna F. Stephens; one brother, Doris Lee Smith; two sisters, Dathine Jones and Murline Wesson; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 6-9 p.m. today in Wilson Funeral Home at Tyronza.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Church of God at Marked Tree with burial following in Tyronza Cemetery.
Gary Gerraine Stow
BONNE TERRE, Mo. -- Gary Gerraine Stow, 54, formerly of McDougal, died July 17, 2006, in his home.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a number of other family members and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Jackie Stow; one son; two daughters; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers; and one sister.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today in Irby Funeral Home Chapel at Piggott. Burial will follow in Mars Hill at Crockett.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. today until service time in the chapel.
Albert M. Swaty
JONESBORO -- Albert M. Swaty of Jonesboro died Tuesday morning in Methodist University Hospital at Memphis.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Emerson Funeral Home.
Weldon Elaine Tillman
PARAGOULD -- Weldon Elaine Tillman, 92, of Paragould died Monday, July 17, 2006, in Arkansas Methodist Medical Center.
Born Jan. 12, 1914, at Light, she was the former owner of the Ranch House Restaurant at Paragould and Tillman's Restaurant at St. Louis.
Mrs. Tillman was a member of East Side Baptist Church.
Survivors include one son, David Tillman of Paragould; one daughter, Alice Williams of Little Rock; one brother, Hulen Faulkner of Memphis; three grandchildren, Deborah Bowes, Rebeka Lappin and Susan Croce; and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ezra and Mary Alice Faulkner; her husband, John Tillman; one son, Don Eubanks; and several brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. today in Mitchell Funeral Home of Paragould.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel with Marion Gramling officiating.
Burial will follow in Greene County Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Robert Tucker Sr.
PARAGOULD -- Robert Eugene Tucker Sr., 49, Paragould, died Tuesday, July 18, in St. Bernard's Medical Center. He was born at Peoria, Ill., and had lived most of his life in Peoria before moving to Paragould six months ago.
He was an avid fisherman and hunter and was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis and Helen Tucker, and one brother, Lewis Tucker.
Survivors include his fiancee, Julie Gray of Paragould; a son, Robert Eugene Tucker Jr., Farmington, Mo.; daughters, Dawn Tucker and fiance Richard Ball, Banner, Ill., and Bobbie and Tom Virgil, East Peoria, Il.; brother, Joe and Betty Tucker of Farmington, Ill.; sister, Linda and Brad Tyler, Peoria; grandchildren, Jeremiah Virgil and Isaac Virgil of East Peoria.
All services will be private and Emerson Funeral Home of Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements.
SULPHUR ROCK -- Fern Walters, 88, of Sulphur Rock passed away Monday, July 17, 2006, in a local hospital.
Survivors include two sons, Douglas Walters of Charlotte and Mark Walters of Sulphur Rock; two daughters, Betty DeLoach of Charlotte and Virginia Riggs of Collierville, Tenn.; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in Willis-Hays Chapel at Batesville with Chuck Crow and Ralph Wallis officiating.
Burial will follow in Charlotte Cemetery
under the direction of Willis-Hays Funeral Service of Batesville.
Visitation is 4-7 p.m. today.
RECTOR -- Juanita Webb, 67, passed from this life on July 18, 2006, in her residence.
She was born May 18, 1939, at Rector.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Inies (May) Faught; one brother, Bud Faught; and one sister, Mary Richmond.
She is survived by her son and his wife, Derrick and Tresia of Rector; her daughter and her friend, Jill Wynn and Andy Vangilder; two sisters, Georgia Ferguson of Mayhill, N.M., and Gloria "Shorty" Cook of Jonesboro; three grandchildren, Brittany "Webb" Casebier, Colby Wynn and Kelsey Wynn; and two great-grandchildren, Lane Casebier and Gracie Casebier.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Irby Funeral Home Chapel at Rector.
Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. in the chapel.
Interment will be in Woodland Heights Cemetery
PARKIN -- Elzeno Wells, 75, of Parkin died Friday, July 14, 2006, at Jonesboro.
Survivors include her husband, Bishop Frank Wells Jr.; four sons, 10 daughters; 70 foster children; a brother, Neal Smith of Newport; 62 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Apostolic Faith Temple Church of Jesus Christ at Wynne.
Burial will follow in Paradise Gardens at Edmondson.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Friday in Pentecostal Crusade Church of Jesus Christ at Earle.
Alan Lee Archer
IMBODEN — Alan Lee Archer, 62, of Imboden, died Friday, Aug. 11, 2006, in Three Rivers Nursing Center at Marked Tree.
Born on Dec. 10, 1943, in Beereu Springs, Mich., he was a factory worker and a Jehovah’s Witness.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Stanley Archer and Laura Lyans; and a sister, Donna Persful.
Survivors include his sister, Shirley Kramer of Coloma, Mich.; and a brother, Kenneth Archer of Imboden.
The body will be cremated.
Wilson Funeral Home of Tyronza is in charge of arrangements.
Maisie Lee Bundy
NEWPORT — Maisie Lee Bundy, 88, of Newport died Friday, Aug. 11.
She was a homemaker and member of Newport First United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by one son, Walter E. Bundy.
She is survived by her husband, Bill Bundy of Newport; and a son, Bill Bundy Jr. and wife Linda of Tuckerman.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Gracelawn Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9-9:30 a.m. Monday in Dillinger Funeral Home.
Evelyn Collins Gann
BLACK ROCK — Evelyn Collins Gann, 69, of Black Rock died Friday, Aug. 11, in her residence.
She is survived by her four daughters, Marsha Manson, Martha Smatko, Brenda Rae and Sandy Flemming, all of Arizona; one son, Steven Gann of Arizona; three sisters, Ruth Clements of Williford, Thelma Benson of Imboden and Betty Nations of Davenport, Iowa; three brothers, Benny Collins of Black Rock, Wayne Collins of Williford and Mark Collins of Myrtle, Mo.; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. today.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 14, in Heath Oak Hill Chapel at Hardy with Eugene Anston officiating. Interment will be at Lone Oak Cemetery.
Corinne L. Gregg
JONESBORO — Corinne L. ‘Brown’ Gregg, 68, of Jonesboro died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2006, at St. Bernard’s Medical Center.
She was born in Luxora. She was a homemaker and was a member of Calvary United Pentecostal Church.
Survivors include her husband, O’Neil Gregg of the home; two daughters, Joyce Gossett of Brookland and Linda Gregg of Jonesboro; one brother, Bill “Willie” Brown of Jacksonville; two sisters, Lois Isom of Brookland and Pearline Brown of Clarton, Mo.; and two grandchildren, Tiffany and Eric Gossett, both of Brookland.
Graveside services and burial will be 10 a.m. Monday at Oaklawn Cemetery
with Everett Hart officiating.
Visitation will be from 5-8 tonight at Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home.