Archive - May 2012
Melissa Harvey Dockery of Little Rock, was born in 1955, to Mary Stansel Harvey and Edwin â€śBuddyâ€ť Harvey and grew up in the small Mississippi Delta town of Ruleville. She died onÂ May 24 of complications from esophageal cancer. Melissa bravely lived her time with cancer as she lived her life: strong, self assured, involved, and always with a sense of humor.
Bobby â€śBoâ€ť Eugene Patteson, 39, of Haskell, passed away on Wednesday, May 23, at his home. Bo was born March 14, 1973, in Riverside County, Calif., to Bobbie Eugene and Beverley (Rankin) Patteson Neal.
He was a member of the FFA, where he showed his horse. Bo attended and graduated from OSU Welding School. He worked in construction, building Walmarts and for four years was a welder for BECO Welding. Bo loved spending time and playing with his children. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and his motherâ€™s cooking.
Marguerite (Margie) Helen Etien, 91, of Benton passed away Wednesday, May 23.Â She was born Feb. 26, 1921, in St. Clair, Pa.Â Mrs. Etien retired after 25 years of being an R.N. at St. Vincent Infirmary, was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church and Our Lady of Fatima Altar Society.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Marguerite Agnes Dodds; her husband, Robert Adrian Etien Sr.; and two sisters, Joan Liddle and Mildred Lambert.