Nealie Kelley, 93, of North Little Rock died Tuesday, June 8. 2004. She was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Floyd.
She is survived by three daughters, Nell Elliott and Linda French of Sherwood; two sons, J. Kelley of Jacksonville and Richard Kelley of Tehachapi, Calif.; two sisters, Euna Clark of North Little Rock and Marie Carroll of Cabot; brother, Wallace Harrell of North Little Rock; 17 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildlren.
Memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice Center of North Little Rock, Eugene J. Towbin Healthcare Center 3H, North Little Rock, Ark. 72114 or a charity of your choice.
Funeral service was Saturday at North Little Rock Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in Floyd’s Old Cemetery
Billy Wayne Beeler
Billy Wayne Beeler, owner and proprietor of Beeler Construction, passed from this earth in the early morning of June 19, 2004 at the age of 63. Preceding him in death were his parents, W.H. Beeler and Grace (Yeargain) Beeler, and three brothers, Azro, Dale and Glynn Beeler, all of Paragould.
He is survived by his wife and business partner, Carole Lynn (Wayland) Beeler. He is also survived by his three children: Telesa (Johnny) Cook, of DeSoto, MO, Tony (Tonya) Beeler, and Angel (Jeff) Cleveland all of Lonoke. Other survivors include eight grandchildren, three great-grandchildren; one brother, Earl Gene Beeler of Paragould and three sisters, Faye Dodson of Alton, IL, Ruth Larrive of Powhattan, and Peggy Gordon of Paragould.
An avid fisherman, Bill Beeler was also a well known contractor and subcontractor of many homes and businesses in Lonoke and the surrounding areas during the 33 years he practiced his trade. Local builders in the community today continue his work by utilizing the tools of the trade taught to them by Bill.
Services were at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Boyd Funeral Home Chapel in Lonoke with intermenty in Brownsville Cemetery. The family received friends 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Floyd Lavern Hogan
Floyd Lavern Hogan “Hogan”, 66, of Cabot, went to be with his Lord on June 17, 2004. He was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, in Cabot. He is preceded in death by his parents; Ed Hogan and Helen Pruitt; brother, Vaughn Ray Hogan; step-sister, Margaret Hatton.
He is survived by his wife, Faye Hogan; daughter, Sandy Laverne Overton of Steele, MO; step-daughter; Pam and Garry Roberts of Sherwood, AR; step-son, Rodney Brown of Little Rock; Brothers, Carl and Sammie Hogan of Troy, MO; Dick and Barbara Hogan of Columbus, GA; Gary and Barbara Hogan of Texas City, TX; Jim and Debbie Braden of Springfield, MO; sisters, Mary and Perry Camden of Oates, MO; Phyllis and Frankie Markem of Eldington, MO; Marcella and Jessie Miles of Clarkton, MO; grand-daughter, Vickie Overton; four step-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation was Friday, June 18 at Cabot Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services were held, Saturday, June 19, 2004 at 2 in the afternoon at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Dr. Craig Friedl officiating. Interment was at Pleasant Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice. Funeral arrangements by Cabot Funeral Home, 700 N. Second St, 501-843-5816.
Stephen A. Aultman
Stephen Allen Aultman, age 46, died June 16, 2004.
He is survived by his parents, Tom and Sue Aultman of Scott; grandmother, Edith Burnett of Lonoke.
Funeral services were Saturday at New Testament Missionary Baptist Church, Lonoke, Bro. Doug Hambrick and Bro. Billy Pearson officiating. Interment followed in Chapel Hill Cemetery, Jacksonville, arrangements by Boyd Funeral Home, Lonoke. Memorials may be made to New Testament Baptist Church Building Fund.
Imogene Wooten, age 78, of Ward, born Sept. 26, 1925, in Butlerville, died June 16, 2004. She was a member of New Horizon Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Mike Wooten of Cabot and Robert Wooten of Butlerville; three daughters, Linda Gray of Greenbrier, Jean Wheetley of Ward and Esther Stahmann of San Antonio, Texas; a sister, Alden Scroggs of Little Rock; 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Visitation was Thursday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Funeral was Friday, June 18, 2004, at New Horizon Baptist Church with burial in Butlerville Cemetery.
LaVerne Pryor Potts
LaVerne Pryor Potts, age 73, of Cabot, Arkansas, died Saturday, June 19, 2004. She was retired from First Tennessee Bank and was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. She was an avid gardener and lover of flowers.
LaVerne is survived by her husband, James E. Potts; one daughter, Deborah Faye Potts Gubala and son-in-law Paul Gubala of Memphis, Tennessee; one brother, Alton Pryor of Sherwood; two sisters, Sandra Webber of Des Arc and Marcella Tippit of Cabot; four grandchildren, Thomas Stanley Davis, III, Crystal Kimberly Davis, Nicole Banks and James Paul Potts; and two great-grandchildren, James Maverick Banks and Hunter Brayden Smith. She was preceded in death by her son, James Michael Potts.
Visitation was Sunday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Funeral was 2 p.m. Monday at Westbrook Funeral Home, with burial in Hebron Cemetery.
Jerry Eugene Nance
Jerry Eugene Nance, 67, of Ward, died Wednesday, June 16, 2004. He was a retired truck driver for Safeway and Harvest Foods.
He is survived by wife, Ann Nance; his mother, Dorothy Nance of Ward; two daughters, Robyn Elizabeth Tarry and Kiersten Raven Nance; one sister, Mabel Ward of Ward; and four grandchildren.
Visitation was Saturday, June 19, 2004, at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe. Cremation arrangements by Westbrook.
Nola Mae Bone
Nola Mae Oaks Sherry Bone, 62, of Cabot, died May 7, 2004, after a long battle with cancer. Nola was born Aug. 13, 1941, to Homer L. and Wilma E. Oaks (both deceased) of Bigelow.
Survived by her husband, William Bone of Cabot; two sons, Kenneth White Jr. and his wife, Linda, of Conway, Paul White of East End; seven grandchildren, Sarah Ruckle and Amy Poye, both of North Little Rock, April Thompson of Beebe, Leon, Alvin and Brandon White, all of East End, and Ron White of San Antonio, Texas.
Nola donated her body to Science Care(anatomical) of Phoenix, Ariz., for study and use for science. Nola’s body was cremated. Private gathering of family was held.
Clara Belle Garringer
Clara Belle (Moody) Garringer, 77, of Lonoke, died Tuesday, June 22, 2004. She was a member of Lighthouse Tabernacle of Lonoke.
She is survived by her five sons, Paul Garringer of Benton, Gilbert, Richard, David, B.J. Garringer; two daughters, Ann McGowan and Lavonne Dodge, all of Lonoke; 20 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren; brother, Wesley Moody; sister, Lear Mae Moody.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Lighthouse Taernacle with Rev. Ron Denton, Rev. Ham Bradford and Rev. Marvin Thomas officiating. Burial will be in Concord Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday at North Little Rock Funeral Home.
Mrs. Virginia Glass, 78, of Cabot, Arkansas, died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Rebsamen Memorial hospital. Mrs. Glass was born May 19, 1926 in Lafayette, Indiana, a daughter of the late Charles and Nevada (Fultz) Sandefur. Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, William P. “Jack” Glass.
She was retired director of Rainbow Bright Day Care in Jacksonville. She had also owned several restaurants in the Chicago area. She was a Christian, and had attended many different churches.
Mrs. Glass’ family remembers her as one who loved her children and family and loved attending family activities; Sunday afternoon drives and spent her life taking care of other people. She also is remembered as a lover of animals.
She leaves to cherish these and many more wonderful memories, her children, Neta O’Neal of Batesville, Arkansas; Skip Muszynski of Little Rock; Jimmy Baldwin of Cabot; her grandchildren, Cheryl Lacy of Batesville, Arkansas; James Muszynski of Little Rock; Jamie Muszynski of Cabot; Latosha Muszynski of Little Rock; the light of her life, her great-grand-daughter, Crystal Lacy of Batesville; as well as several brothers and sisters and a number of nephews and nieces.
The family received friends between the hours of 6 p.m. and 8 p.m., on Tuesday, June 22. Funeral Services were 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 23 in the Chapel of Griffin Leggett Rest Hills Funeral Home, 7724 Landers Road, NLR, (501) 835-3515 with Bro. Tom Hefner officiating.
Entombment followed in the Rest Hills Mausoleum. Pallbearers were Paul Holt, James Muszynski, Jessie Schultz, Michael Joe Hensley, Tony Hefiner, Jr. and Johnny Sanders.
Jimmy L. Jones
Jimmy Loran Jones, 66, of Cabot, passed away June 20, 2004. He was a member of Briarwood Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Eula Ingram and his father, Clarence Jones. He is survived by his wife, Valinda Jones; daughters, Lisa and Carrie Jones; sisters, Sharon and David Carpenter, and Gail Steward; two brothers, Bobby and Lil Jones, Freddie and Peggy Jones.
The family received friends, Tuesday, June 22 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Cabot Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 23, at 10 a.m. at Briarwood Baptist Church with Brother Dave Reddick and Brother Harold O’Bryan officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Briarwood Baptist Church , 1872 Willie Ray Dr., Cabot, AR 72023. Funeral arrangements by Cabot Funeral Home, 700 N. Second St, 501-843-5816.
Richard Gary Payne
Richard Gary Payne, 57, passed away June 18, 2004.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jack Payne and Goldie Duree. Survivors include his wife, Loretta Payne; son, Richard II and Valarie Payne of Cabot; daughter, Richelle and Derek Rice of Cabot; sisters, Barbara Brady and Louise Whittington, both of MO; brothers; Donald Spitzmiller of St. Louis, MO; William Payne, of MO; Robert Payne of MO; grandchildren; Joseph Payne, Austin Payne, Nathan Rice, Madison Rice and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation was 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, June 22 at the Cabot Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 23 at McArthur Assembly of God Church in Jacksonville. Interment will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Funeral arrangements by Cabot Funeral Home, 700 N. Second St., 501-843-5816.
Troy A. Perryman
Troy A. Perryman (Paw), 84, went to be with the Lord June 20, 2004, at Baptist Health Medical Center, North Little Rock.
He is preceded in death by his parents, A.W. and Valentine (Moran) Perryman ; a grandson, Alan Perryman; brother, James Perryman; sisters, Orean Garner, Mary Powell, Flora Lopez and Bessie Carter.
He is survived by his wife, Ella Mae (Cook) Perryman; sons Robert (Teresa), Troy L. (Cyndi); and daughter, Marilyn Horne; grandchildren, Terry, Tracy, Shari, Dana, Krissy and Daniel; step-grandson, Brian (Tracy); great-grandchildren, Kayla, Andy, Evan, Abby, Ashton and Hunter; sisters, Margaret Tenison, Nadine Howard, Veta Mae Howard, Blossom Stanford, and many nieces and nephews.
He was a retired self-employed truck driver, a member of New Testament Missionary Baptist Church, Lonoke, and a 32nd degree Master Mason.
Funeral services were Tuesday, June 22 at Boyd Funeral Home Chapel, Lonoke, Ark. Services were officiated by Reverends Bill Pearson and Doug Hambrick. Interment in Oak Grove Cemetery, Austin, Ark.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New Testament Missionary Baptist Church Building Fund, 1600 Lincoln, Lonoke, Ark., 72086.