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Archive - Jul 2012

July 17th

Wayne Allison

July 17, 2012

Wayne Allison of Bryant passed away on July 15.He was born Feb. 1, 1924, in Higden to Will and Clara Allison.
Mr. Allison was a World War II veteran serving in the U.S. Navy and working as a U.S. postmaster. He retired in 1986 from Safeway Warehouse, where he worked as a night watchman and maintenance man for 25 years.
Mr. Allison enjoyed going to church and the fellowship he had with his church family, gardening and yard work.
He was preceded in death by his spouse, Christeen Allison; a half-brother, Dale Allison of Oakland, Calif.; and his parents.

July 16th

Wanda Ouida Burks Parsons

July 16, 2012

Wanda Ouida Burks Parsons, 81, of Benton passed away July 15.  She was born July 24, 1930, in Benton to the late Tommy E. and Ruby Lea Crook Burks.  Wanda was a member of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church. 
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Euel Parsons; and a brother, Tommy Ray Burks.

James C. Evans

July 16, 2012

James C. Evans, 80, of Fort Smith passed away Saturday, July 14. 
He was born Aug. 22, 1931 in Gladeville, Tenn.  Mr. Evans served in the U.S. Navy, aboard the USS Essex, during the Korean War.  He was a retired insurance agent and a teacher and of the Methodist faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Judge Turner S. Evans and Neva Jeanette Dobson Evans; and his brother, Noel Evans.

Donald Bruce Billingsley Sr.

July 16, 2012

Donald Bruce Billingsley Sr., 69, of Benton passed away Thursday, July 12.  He was born April 18, 1943, to Tom and Mary Billingsley. Donald was known to close friends and family as Butch.  He loved Nascar, Walt Disney World, traveling and spending time with his wife. He was an avid Razorback fan. He graduated from Bryant High School and worked as an industrial salesman.

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