Archive - Oct 11, 2012
John Burr, 67, passed away on Oct. 10, in Benton. John was born on Sept. 22, 1945, in Pine Bluff.
John was a member of First Baptist Church in Little Rock. He was employed as a welder.
He was preceded in death by his father, Travis Burr; brother, Danny Burr; and sister, Ana Calkins.
John is survived by his mother, Modell Burr of Benton; two sons, Jeff Burr of Benton and Shawn Burr of Little Rock; one daughter, Katy Burr Lewis of Benton; one close cousin, Ronnie Womack of Pine Bluff; and many friends and other family members who will miss him greatly.
Louise White Councille, formerly of Warren, died peacefully Tuesday, Oct.
Irvin Clayton Hass, 89, of Benton died Monday, Oct. 8, in Benton.
He was born March 16, 1923, in Story to the late Alvin and Mattie Leora Smith Pentey.
He is survived by his sons, Clinton Hass and Clayton Hass, both of California; a daughter, Vicki Lynn Applegate of Benton; a sister, Alma Mabry of Malvern; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, at Ashby Funeral Home with the Rev. Carl Wright officiating.Â Burial will follow at Reed Cemetery in Story.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the funeral home.
Helen Marie Moore, 83, of Benton died Monday, Oct. 8, in Benton. She was born July 13, 1929, in Little Rock. Helen was a retired factory worker and a Baptist.
She was preceded in death by her parents, James Arthur and Ruby McClain Martin; her husband, Ervin Moore; a son, Joe Banister; a brother; and four sisters.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, William A. and Nancy Banister of Benton; three grandchildren, Billy Ammons, Jennifer Coleman and Rachel Banister; and three great-grandchildren.