Archive - Jun 2011
Alice Isbell Moore, 90, of Benton, previously from Selmer, Tenn., passed away Sunday, June 26, at Saline Memorial Hospital in Benton.Â She was born on October 18, 1920, in Bethel Springs, Tenn. to the late Mark and Amelia Isbell.Â Mrs. Moore had retired from Brown Shoe Company in Selmer.Â One sister, Pauline Lewis and one grandson, Anthony Gene Moore also preceded her in death.
Mamie Wagner Glover, 76, of Gravelly, formerly of Benton, died Friday, June 24, in Benton. She was born March 7, 1935, in Nola, to Lester and Ala Mea Jones Wagner. Mamie was a member of the 1952 Fourche Valley graduating class. She worked for American Airlines, Sears, Magic Mart/ Sterling Stores before retiring from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration. She was a member of the Nola Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Billie Joe Glover, her parents, a sister and brother-in-law, Robbie and Roy Fickle, and her nephew Mark Wagner.
Evelyn Elizabeth Burks Johnson, 89, of Benton, went to be with the Lord on June 26.Â She was born on October 11, 1921, in Benton to the late Charlie R. Burks and Etta Elizabeth Bray Burks.Â She was of the Church of Christ faith.Â Evelyn was a licensed practical nurse, retiring from the state of California and served in the Womenâ€™s Army Auxiliary Corp of the United States Army.Â She loved to fish and garden and take care of friends and relatives when needed.