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Tuesday, November 30, 2021
Elmer Gathright
Elmer Gathright, age 92, passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2021 in Heber Springs, Arkansas. Born on May 1, 1929 in Saratoga, Arkansas , he was the son of the late Lonnie Leoma Gathright. After graduating from Harding College, now Harding University, Mr. Gathright taught school in... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 30, 2021.
Robert Edward "Bob" Hall
Robert "Bob" Edward Hall, 89, of Quitman (previously of Sherwood), Arkansas passed away on November 26, 2021. He was born in Chester, Arkansas on September 2, 1932 to Richard Samuel Hall and Hettie Mae Kennedy Hall.He is preceded by his parents, Richard and Hattie Mae Hall; loving... Read More
Bishop-Crites Funeral Home & Crematory
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 30, 2021.
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Merlin Oswalt
Merlin Richard Oswalt, age 89, of Heber Springs, Arkansas passed away peacefully on Nov. 19, 2021, after complications from a heart attack. He was born to Mark and Dorothy (Godown) Oswalt on September 28, 1932 in Greenville, Ohio.Merlin is survived by his long-term companion, Ruth... Read More
Heber Springs Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 24, 2021.
Larry Clyde Lawrence Yarbrough Jr.
Larry Clyde Lawrence Yarbrough, Jr. was received into the arms of his Lord and Savior on November 8, 2021. He was born on December 6, 1942 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Clyde and Loula Kate (Warren) Yarbrough. Larry was of the Episcopalian Faith.He grew up in Memphis, Tennessee where he... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 24, 2021.
Tuesday, November 23, 2021
Phyllis Lane
Phyllis Lane, age 76, of Heber Springs died Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, at her home. She was born Sept. 12, 1945, in Los Angeles, California to Eulalio Herrera Perea and Dixie Mildred Lee.The funeral service was held at 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 19, 2021, at the Shinn Chapel with the Rev.... Read More
Shinn Funeral Service
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 23, 2021.
John Reynolds
John Edward Reynolds, age 89, of Little Rock, Arkansas, passed away on Nov. 17, 2021. Born on January 15, 1932, in Heber Springs, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Audrey Olmstead and Floyd Reynolds.John was a gifted salesman and entrepreneur. He loved to work hard and finally... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 23, 2021.
Tuesday, November 16, 2021
Samuel A. Pallone
Samuel A. Pallone of Heber Springs left this world on Nov. 8 after battling the effects of a stroke he suffered months earlier.Sam was born Sept. 19, 1935 in Pittsburg, PA. to Alfonse and Elizabeth Pallone. He was the youngest of three children. He was preceded in death by his brother... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 16, 2021.
Tuesday, November 9, 2021
Lila Johnson
Lila Johnson passed away at Legacy Garden in Pender, Nebraska, on October 30, 2021, from complications with dementia. She was 95 years old.Lila was born on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14, 1926, on a farmstead near Decorah, Iowa, to Walter and Gladys (Jacobson) Grindeland. Shortly thereafter... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 9, 2021.
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Mary Kay Bittle
Mrs. Mary Kay Bittle, of Azle, Texas went home to be with Jesus on Oct. 2, 2021. Mary was born on Dec. 20, 1959 in Iola, Kansas, the daughter of Larry and Marcella Dixon. Mary was the youngest of three. She and her family moved from Kansas to Texas and on to Arkansas where she finished... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 2, 2021.
William Amity "Andy" Crowson
William Amity "Andy" Crowson, age 73, of Heber Springs, formerly of Monticello, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021. He was born Sept. 27, 1948 in Bauxite. Andy was the owner of Silviculture Contractors and co-owner of Silviculture Management.He is preceded in death by his parents... Read More
Ashby Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 2, 2021.
Raymond Henry Schober
Raymond Henry Schober, born March 15, 1927 in Baker, Kansas, outside of Hiawatha, and, passed on Oct.14, 2021 of natural causes. Ray was raised by Zelma and Ray Schober and recently suffered the loss of his brother, James R Schober.He is survived by his nephew James H Schober, and... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 2, 2021.
Donald Hall "Doc" Wells
Donald "Doc" Hall Wells, born on January 19, 1951, in Dania, Florida, passed away on October 24, 2021, in Shreveport, Louisiana.Don is preceded in death by his parents, Juanita and Richard A. Wells; his brother, Richard Wells; and his father-in-law, Thomas Warren.Don will be lovingly... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Nov. 2, 2021.
Wednesday, October 20, 2021
Wilma Alberta Simmons
Wilma Alberta (nee Hillers) Simmons was born on November 10, 1927, in Chester, South Dakota, to William Albert and Emma Rose (nee Gienapp) Hillers. Wilma was the fourth of six children consisting of five girls and the youngest, a son. It is noted in the family history that "thinking... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Oct. 20, 2021.
Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Shirley Jean Brock
On Sept. 29, 2021, Shirley Jean Florine Brock left this earthly realm and joined our Heavenly Father. Daughters, and son in law were by her bed side. No matter how sick she was, she always shared a smile and love for others. Shirley stayed young and through her, we know what resilience... Read More
Hennessey Funeral Home & Crematory - Division St.
Published in The Sun Times on Oct. 12, 2021.
Peggie J. Linz
Peggie J. Linz, age 89, joined her husband Charles R. Linz to be with their Lord and Savior on Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021, in North Little Rock, Arkansas. She was born Oct. 7, 1931, in Little Rock, Arkansas, the youngest of six children of Isom Alvus and Mary Ophelia Williams.Peggie met... Read More
Smith - North Little Rock Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Oct. 12, 2021.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Judy Ann Rollins
Judy Ann Rollins, 76, of Cabot, passed away Sept. 29, 2021. She was born Aug. 30, 1945, in Heber Springs, Arkansas, to the late Noal Austin and Marian Katherine (Sykes) Watkins. She lived the majority of her life as a resident of Jacksonville, Arkansas. In addition to her parents... Read More
Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Oct. 5, 2021.
Joe Lyn Swaffar (Jody)
Joe Lyn (Jody) Swaffar passed away peacefully in his home Tuesday, Sept. 21, at the age of 57. Jody was the loving son of Billee Joe and Rita Clark Swaffar of Quitman. He was born February 27, 1964.He was a loving father, son, brother, uncle, and friend to many. He was preceded in... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Oct. 5, 2021.
Tuesday, September 28, 2021
Hazel Madge Sheppard Rorie Shelley
Hazel Madge Sheppard Rorie Shelley, aged 104 years, six months and three days, of Cabot, went home to be with the Lord on September 26, 2021. She was born March 24, 1917 in Climax, Arkansas (a now non-existent town in the Ash Flat area) to the late Lotus and Isophene Sheppard. Madge... Read More
Moore's Cabot Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Sep. 28, 2021.
Monday, September 27, 2021
Aubrey Frank Ballard Jr.
Aubrey Frank Ballard Jr. passed away on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at his Heber Springs home due to health complications. Frank was born in Memphis, Tennessee, on March 9, 1948, to Aubrey and Grace Ballard. As a child, Frank, and his siblings Elizabeth (Sissy) Lofton and James... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Sep. 27, 2021.
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
Billee Joe Swaffar
Billee Joe Swaffar the son of J. O. Swaffar SR. and Wilma Kendrick Swaffar was born in Pearson, Arkansas on November 1, 1935 and passed away peacefully at his home in Pearson, Arkansas on August 27, 2021 at the age of 85 years.He was a member of the Pines Baptist Church in Pearson... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Sep. 7, 2021.
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Dorothy Dell "Dot" Cafferty
Dorothy Dell "Dot" Cafferty, age 86, of Quitman, Arkansas, passed away Aug. 26, 2021. She was born December 28, 1934 in Dublin, Georgia the daughter of the late Julian Leonard McLendon and Jessie Dell Raffield McLendon Wilkes.Dot married Paul Cafferty 44 years ago on March 20, 1977... Read More
Heber Springs Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 31, 2021.
Jaddix Curtis Houston
Jaddix Curtis Houston, age 2, passed away on Monday, Aug. 23, 2021 at his home in Rose Bud, Arkansas. Jaddix was born April 19, 2019 to Christopher and Dusti Houston.Jaddix was full of so much joy. He was so happy and definitely all boy; he was fearless. He loved tools, playing with... Read More
Heber Springs Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 31, 2021.
Jose De Jesus Garcia Zavala
Jose was born on Dec. 1, 1993, in Irapuato, Mexico to Laura Silsbe and his paternal father Socorro Garcia. He passed away on Aug.14, 2021.As a young child, he was taken care of by his grandfather. In 1995, he and his family moved to the United States, and as an adolescent, he was... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 31, 2021.
Friday, August 20, 2021
Elizabeth Wells Hinkle Walters
Elizabeth Wells Hinkle Walters, age 63, of Heber Springs, Arkansas, passed away on August 18, 2021. Born on June 16, 1958, in Greenville, Texas, she was the daughter of the late Hazel Janice Wells Hinkle and Richard Allen Hinkle.Liz was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, and... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 20, 2021.
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Dana Walker Bertrand
Dana Walker Bertrand of Drasco, formerly Marked Tree, passed away surrounded by her beloved husband and children on Friday, August 13, 2021 at the age of 70. Dana was born on September 19th, 1950 in Memphis, TN and was raised in Marked Tree by her parents C.D. and Alene Walker. After... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 18, 2021.
Thursday, August 12, 2021
Rodger Dean Langster
On Monday, Aug. 9, 2021 Rodger Dean Langster (aka: RD, Rodger Dean, Rodg, or the good Dr. Langster) took off in his beloved Cessna 210 for the last time. While we may never understand why, his plane went down and he did not come home. Rodger leaves behind a trail of people in his... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 12, 2021.
Friday, August 6, 2021
Endre Moller
Endre Miklos Moller was born June 4, 1936, in Budapest, Hungary. Endre escaped communist rule and fled to America in 1956. Hired by Combustion Engineering, he transferred to Chattanooga, Tennessee where he met and married the love of his life, Shirley Mills. In 1962, he proudly completed... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 6, 2021.
Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Tucker James Eddleman
Tucker James Eddleman passed from this life on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2021. He was almost three years old and left this world all too soon. Tucker was a Halloween treat, born on Oct. 31, 2018, in Searcy, to parents Trent and Megan Eddleman.Tucker was an active, happy boy with beautiful blue... Read More
Powell Funeral Home & Cremation Services - Searcy
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 3, 2021.
Anthony James Schommer
Anthony James Schommer, age 62, of Higden, passed away June 29,. Born on April 1, 1958 in Appleton, Wisconsin, he was the son of the late Orville and Mary Schommer.Anthony was a loving son, brother, husband, and uncle. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.He was preceded... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Aug. 3, 2021.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Mary Lynn "Judy Swaffar" Eaves
Mary Lynn "Judy Swaffar" Eaves, age 87, of Quitman, passed away July 23, 2021. Born on September 17, 1933 in Cooter, Missouri, she was the daughter of the late Gladys Halford Oakley and William Floyd Oakley.Mary was a loving daughter, wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a veteran... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Jul. 28, 2021.
William Jasper Shirley
William Jasper Shirley, 78 of Heber Springs went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, July 21st, 2021. He was born May 24th, 1943 in Poughkeepsie, Arkansas to the late Audie and Maxie Shirley.William is also preceded in death by a son Randy Shirley, his 3 brothers Billy, David, and O'Neal... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Jul. 28, 2021.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
James Russell "Buck" Weatherly
James "Buck" Russell Weatherly peacefully passed away at his waterfall estate in Romance, Ark., on July 19, 2021.He was the third child of Odie Sluder Weatherly and Jessie Ralph Weatherly, born on April 11, 1946 in Des Arc, Ark. By occupation Buck was a logger and an avid outdoorsman... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Jul. 27, 2021.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
Altha "Ann" Brown
Altha "Ann" Brown, 89, of University Park, Iowa, passed away on July 17, 2021, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Ann was born on September 1, 1931, the daughter of John and Ella (Harwick) Adams and grew up in a four-room log home in Wilburn, Arkansas. She attended Wilburn... Read More
Bates Funeral Chapel
Published in The Sun Times on Jul. 20, 2021.
Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Marie Jones
Marie Jones, age 85, of Heber Springs passed away on June 30, 2021 after a long illness. She was born in Memphis, Tenn., on September 22, 1935, the daughter of the late Marion "Buster" Saint and Velda Kirkpatrick.Marie was a beloved granny to three granddaughters and four great-grandchildren... Read More
Heber Springs Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Jul. 6, 2021.
Brig. Gen Charles R. Linz
Charles Richard Linz was Adjutant General for Air with multiple duties as Commander of the Arkansas Air National Guard, and Chief of Staff. He was promoted to Brigadier General on 2 February, 1988, and retired 30 June 1991.General Linz served over 40 years in the Air National Guard... Read More
Smith - North Little Rock Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Jul. 6, 2021.
Tuesday, June 29, 2021
Carol Marie Wilkins
Carol Marie Wilkins, age 64, of Bee Branch, Arkansas, passed away on June 21, 2021. Born on May 21, 1957 in Chicago, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Delores Gadkee Gleich.Carol was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother and grandmother. She was a graduate of... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Jun. 29, 2021.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
Oscar D. Smith
Oscar D. Smith, age 89, of Heber Springs, Arkansas, passed away June 11, 2021. Born on October 8, 1931 in Heber Springs, Arkansas, he was the son of the late George F. and Trudie Blakey Smith.Deral retired from the Cleburne County Hospital in 1993 after working in environmental services... Read More
Olmstead Funeral Home - Heber Springs
Published in The Sun Times on Jun. 15, 2021.
Roberta Jean "Bobbie" Williford
Roberta "Bobbie" Jean Williford, age 96, of Heber Springs, Arkansas, passed away May 30, 2021. Born on January 8, 1925 in Compton, California, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Nora Jean Tintle.Bobbie was a loving daughter, sister, mother, and grandmother. She was a member... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Jun. 15, 2021.
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Helen McMahan
"The family of Helen McMahan is having a casual memorial for her Saturday, June 12th, 4:30pm at the Macedonia General Baptist Church located in the Five Mile community of Drasco. Anyone that wishes to join us is welcome!" Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Jun. 1, 2021.
Tuesday, May 18, 2021
Whit Birdsong
Whit Birdsong, 68, of Searcy, Arkansas entered into the arms of his heavenly father on May 10, 2021.He was born in Little Rock, Arkansas on July 19, 1952. Whit was the son of the late J.W. Birdsong and Nettie Bell Birdsong. He is survived by his spouse, Luanne Birdsong. They were... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on May 18, 2021.
Cecil Paul Muse
Cecil Paul Muse, age 68, of Heber Springs, Arkansas, passed away May 11, 2021. Born on March 28, 1953 in Fisher, Arkansas, he was the son of Mildred Cook Muse and the late Cecil Muse.Paul was a loving son, brother, husband, father, and grandfather. He was a Staff Sergeant and Veteran... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on May 18, 2021.
Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Loy E. Bittle
Loy E. Bittle was born June 8, 1935, to H. Gordon Bittle and Blanche D. Evans Bittle in Woodrow, AR. On Friday evening May 7, 2021, he saw Jesus, his Savior, when he finally made it home. Loy was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. On July 2, 1960, he married... Read More
Heber Springs Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on May 11, 2021.
Dawn L. Grady
Dawn L. Grady, age 55, of Iron Ridge passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 10, 2021 at her home.Private family service has been held.Dawn was born the daughter of Richard W. and Donnalee (Monk) Grady on October 25, 1965 in Sarasota, Florida. She was a graduate of Heber Springs... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on May 11, 2021.
Tuesday, May 4, 2021
Kelly Brandon
Kelly Brandon age 56 passed away on Monday, April 26, 2021 in Heber Springs, Ark. Born in Mendota, Ill. on October 1, 1964 to Rosemary Elaine Hirst (Shugars) & Larry Preston Martin.Kelly was an avid learner and student. A graduate of Dumas High School in Dumas Texas, Arkansas... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on May 4, 2021.
Patricia Ann Minick "Buffy" Williams
Patricia Ann "Buffy" Minick Williams, 70, of Edgemont, gained her wings on April 12th 2021. Welcomed home by parents and her daughter and grandson, Arieah Ozma Kaylieth Williams and William James Plasencia. She is survived by daughter, Skyla Plasencia and grandchildren, Brittany Lenda... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on May 4, 2021.
Tuesday, April 20, 2021
Allen Duane Holton
Allen Duane Holton, age 89, Heber Springs, Arkansas passed away February 9, 2021 in Little Rock. He was born May 12, 1931 in Selma, California to the late Wesley Bernell Holton and Etha Bowles Holton.He lived in Fowler, California for many years and graduated from Fowler High School... Read More
Heber Springs Funeral Home
Published in The Sun Times on Apr. 20, 2021.
Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Edward Wayne Henry
Edward Wayne Henry, 79, of Higden, AR, passed away on February 17, 2021. He was born December 18, 1941 to the late Tom and Addie (Nevis) Henry.Edward enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family and friends. He was an enrolled member of the Pyramid Lake Paiute tribe. Edward... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Apr. 6, 2021.
Janet Leigh Mathews
Janet Leigh Mathews the daughter of Charles Hocking and LaWanda Easterwood Hocking was born in Piggott, Arkansas on August 11, 1953 and passed away in Little Rock, Arkansas on March 29, 2021 at the age of 67 years.She was a member of Southside Baptist Church and a homemaker. She was... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Apr. 6, 2021.
Shelby Jean McClellan
Shelby Jean McClellan born July 1,1955 in Daytona Beach, Florida went to be with The Lord on March 30, 2021 at her home in Shirley, Arkansas.Shelby was 65 years old and enjoyed working outside and caring for her animals.Shelby was a Gulf War (Desert Storm) Veteran of the Army and... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Apr. 6, 2021.
Wednesday, March 24, 2021
Freida Clark
Freida B. Clark of Drasco, Arkansas passed peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on February 21, 2021.She was born November 20, 1943 in Delhi, Louisiana.She was preceded in death by the love of her life, Connie Clark and her parents, Pony and MayDelle Carr in addition to... Read More
Published in The Sun Times on Mar. 24, 2021.
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