Carl Thomas Bevill
Carl Thomas Bevill, 71, of Scott died Tuesday, April 29, 2003.
He was a member of Lynch View Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Kathleen York Bevill of Scott; daughter, Debbie Sims of Dyersburg, Tenn.; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Bennie Bevill of North Little Rock and Bobby Bevill of Dierks, and a sister, Mary Smith of Carlisle.
Memorials may be made to Lynch View Baptist Church, 800 Page Mill, North Little Rock, Ark. 72117.
Funeral was Saturday at North Little Rock Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens in Beebe.
Ida Mae Roberts
Ida Mae Roberts, age 75, of Cabot, died Friday, May 2, 2003.
She was a housewife and a member of Living Waters Church in Cabot.
Surviving are her husband, Kenneth D. Roberts of Cabot; two daughters, Dana Herring of Tulsa, Okla., and Gigi Gilkerson of Cabot; one brother, Ronald Mulkey of Cabot; one sister, Ila Fay Sullivan of North Little Rock; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Funeral was Monday, at Living Waters Church, Cabot, with burial in Hicks Cemetery.
Ronnie Eugene Bailey
Ronnie Eugene Bailey, 51, of Cabot, Arkansas, died April 5, 2003 after a long battle with lung cancer. Mr. Bailey was born May 29, 1951. He is a retired employee for the city of Cabot’s Street Department where he was employed for 26 years. He is preceded in death by his loving wife, Virginia (Jenny) Bailey; his parents, Venda Holtrop and Troy Bailey; three sisters, Neda Jane Holtrop, Ima Rose Shipman, Velma Jane Topham. He is survived by one son, Chris and his wife, D. J. Bailey; one daughter, Shannon and her husband Jim Danner; one granddaughter, Bailey Danner, all of Cabot; three sisters, Mary Johnson of Cabot, Arkansas, Burnell Henry of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Patsy Byrd of McLain, Mississippi; two half sisters, Carolyn Gunter of Erath, Louisiana, and Tena Bailey of Prattsville, Arkansas; six half brothers, Ricky Bailey of Camden, Arkansas, Benny Bailey of Plainview, Arkansas, Larry Bailey of Arkadelphia, Arkansas, Gary Bailey of Arkadelphia, Arkansas, Terry Bailey of Wallace, Texas and Stevie Bailey of Prattsville, Arkansas; also survived by a host of family and friends.
Funeral Services will be Wednesday at Mt. Springs Baptist Church at 2:00 pm. Friends may visited at the funeral home Monday and Tuesday. Arrangements by Cabot Funeral Home, (501) 843-5816.
Florence Brissenden, 91, of Cabot, passed away April 6 at Spring Creek Living Center. She is preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth; her parents, Carl and Ida Schmidt; four brothers and three sisters. She is survived by three daughters, Gloria Fielder, Barbara Nichols and Debbie Hayes; one sister, Alice Paulsen; four grandchildren, Cindy Hammonds, Matthew Fielder, Paul Montgomery and Laura Wise; and six great-grandchildren. She was a previous member of the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Decatur, Illinois and was recently a member of Hope Lutheran Church in Jacksonville.
Funeral services and intermenty will be in Decatur, Illinois at Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home and Graceland Cemetery. Arrangements by Cabot Funeral Home, (501) 843-5816.
Betty Jo Harris
Betty Jo Harris of Beebe, died april 5, 2003. She is survived by her husband, Johnathon, son, Kenny St John, Lonoke, daughter, Kem St John, Alabama, three grandchildren, her mother, Edna Horton, Lonoke, brother, Jimmy Horton, Lonoke, sisters, Joyce White, Lonoke, Jeanette Stroud, Mayflower, Janie Davis, Austin, Connie Turney, Jacksonville and Joann Sheffield, South Dakota.
Graveside services were Tuesday, Concord Cemetery
by Boyd Funeral Home, Lonoke.
Michelle Potter Owens
Michelle Potter Owens, 33, of Sheridan, joined our Lord Jesus Friday, April 4, 2003. She was preceded in death by her cousin, Patrick Pisaniello and her daddy, William Turner, both of Little Rock; her uncle Steven Turner of Decatur, Ill. Michelle is survived by children Jacob Potter of Cabot, Charles and Elizabeth Owens of Alexander; her mother, Terrell Turner; sisters Jamie, Catherine, Jo, Mary, and Amber; brothers Willie and Bill Ray; her aunt and uncle, including Johnny Verger of Little Rock. Michelle is also survived by her friend and companion, Bryon Billings and a multitude of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 9 at 8 a.m. followed by chapel services at 10 a.m.
Interment will follow at Old Austin Cemetery
Arrangements by Cabot Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made for the family.
Wendy R. Bell Moragne
Wendy R. Bell Moragne, 35, of North Little Rock, died Friday, April 4, 2003.
She is survived by her husband of 16 years, Dan Moragne; two children, Brittany and Dan Jr.; two stepdaughters, Danielle Moragne and Cameron Bradley; her parents, Queen Ester and Tyrus Bell Sr. of Fort Smith; one sister, Sheila Branche of Jacksonville; five brothers, Tyrus Jr. of Fort Smith, Anthony and Derrick of North Little Rock, Michael and Keith of Fort Smith.
Services will be held Thursday, April 10, at 11 a.m. at the Perfecting New Life Full Gospel Baptist Church, 7104 Mabelvale Cut-off, Little Rock. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Lonoke. Services entrusted to Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home.
Marion J. Newman
Marion Jaquline “Jackie’’ Newman, 63, died Sunday.
Survivors: husband, Hubert Newman; sons, Tony and Herbie Newman; daughter, Connie Johnson, all of Heber Springs; brother, Jimmy Pawlowski of Lonoke; and four grandchildren.
Memorial service was held Wednesday, Chastain Chapel, Tumbling Shoals. Arrangements: Olmstead Funeral Home, Inc.
Mary Kathryn Hahn
Mary Kathryn Hahn, 81, of North Little Rock died April 1, 2003.
She was a member of Park Hill Christian Church and was employed by Peerless Engravers for 25 years, it is now called The Peerless Group of Graphic Services. She retired in 1978.
She is survived by her husband, Kenneth; one daughter, Janice Mobley; one granddaughter; one great-granddaughter; sister, Mrs. Denver “Sue” Anderson of Longview, Texas.
Memorial may be made to Park Hill Christian Church Building Fund, 4400 JFK Blvd., North Little Rock, Ark. 72116 or to Healthcare Odyssey, Otter Creek Business Park, Ste. 200 at 11701 Interstate 30, Little Rock, Ark. 72209.
Funeral services were Friday at Park Hill Christian Church with burial in Edgewood Memorial Park.
Roy Dee Treadway
Roy Dee Treadway, 92, of North Little Rock died April 2, 2003.
He is survived by his wife, Thelma Jackson Treadway ; two sons, Roy Delton Treadway, Harold Wayne Treadway, both of Cabot; two grandsons; stepgrandson; step-granddaughter; and five grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Park Hill Christian Church Building Fund or Arkansas Hospice, 2200 Fort Roots Dr., North Little Rock, 72114.
Funeral service was Saturday at North Little Rock Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Edgewood Memorial Park.
J. D. Barnes, 78, of Austin died Monday, March 31, 2003.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Jo Barnes of the home; one son, Rodney Williams; one brother, Bill Barnes; two sisters, Mary Fay Williams and Sue Caple; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services were Wednesday, April 2 at Baugh Chapel Baptist Church by Cabot Funeral Home.
Wilson Charles Deese
Wilson Charles Deese of Little Rock died April 4, 2003.
He was born June 2, 1918, at Wattensaw, Lonoke County.
He was a pastor of the First Baptist Church of Cabot, the West Helena Baptist Church, as well as a former employee of the Arkansas Baptist State Convention. He served as chaplain during WWII in the Pacific and retired as a colonel with the Arkansas National Guard. He was also a chaplain with Baptist Medical Center.
He is survived by three daughters, Lane Phelps of Maumelle, Linda Pate of Mesquite, Texas, and Charla Cheatwood of Little Rock; a brother, Richard Deese of Auburn, Ala.; three step-brothers, Alvin Flynt of Bentonville, Clayton Flynt of Camden, and William Flynt of Springdale; a step-sister, Emma Bowie of Clarksville; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was April 7, at Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church, Little Rock, with a graveside service at Sparkman Cemetery, Sparkman. Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth Funeral Home, Little Rock, was in charge.
Memorials may be made to Baptist Health Medical Center, 9601 Interstate 630, Little Rock, Ark., 72205; and to Ouachita Baptist University, Arkadelphia, Ark.
Lavaughn E. Westerfield
Lavaughn Earnest Westerfield, 72, of Jacksonville, died Thursday, April 3, 2003.
He was in the National Guard for two years before enlisting in the U.S. Air Force in 1951. He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict and Vietnam War and retired in 1971 after 20 years of service with the rank of Master Sergeant. After the Air Force he went to work for the U.S. Postal Office in 1971 and retired in 1992. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville, a volunteer for the Jacksonville Care Channel and the meals on wheels program.
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Willa (Jones) Westerfield of Jacksonville; three children, Vanessa Nation of Jacksonville, Donna Pedersen of Cabot and Lt. Colonel Philip Westerfield of Colorado Springs, Colo.; six grandchildren; one brother, Roy Daniel Westerfield of Batesville.
Funeral services were April 8, at Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home Chapel, followed by intermenty in Chapel Hill Memorial Park.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 909 W. Second, Little Rock, Ark., 72201; or the First United Methodist Church Building Fund, 220 W. Main St., Jacksonville, Ark., 72076.