Archive - Sep 2012
Matt Carter, 29, of Alexander went to be with our Lord and Savior Sept. 22.Â He was born July 19, 1983, to Edward Carter and Debra Duran in Benton.Â Matt was a loving father, son and brother, who loved living his life to the fullest; he loved hunting, fishing, going to the lake and riding a 4-wheeler.Â He was the owner and operator of County Line Pawn Shop.Â Matt spent his final days surrounded by his family and his beautiful daughter.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred and Ocie Duran and Lewis Merlin Carter.
Floyd Dale Keisler, 75, was born Sept. 13, 1937, in Leola to the late Martin Ongelo Keisler and Lena Williams Keisler. The Lord called him home to heaven Sept. 24 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock.
Floyd loved the Lord and was a dedicated Christian and a member of Forest Hills Missionary Baptist Church.
He attended Leola, White Hall and Pine Bluff schools.Â He served in the Arkansas National Guard from Feb. 28, 1955, through Feb. 26, 1957.Â
Dorothy Mae Sheridan, 83, of Mabelvale passed away peacefully on Sept. 24 at Ridgewood Health and Rehab in Benton.
Dorothy was born in Sardis on Jan. 12, 1929, to the late Lon and Rosa Whittenberg Jackson.
She was a member of Fairview Missionary Baptist Church, was a homemaker, and in later years was a caregiver to many.Â She liked to fish and spend time working in the garden. Â She babysat for many children and made many friends doing her yard sales that she loved so much.
Bettye Lou Wade, 68 of Mabelvale, passed away Monday, Sept. 24, in Little Rock.
She was born July 25, 1944, in Morton to the late John and Mary (Cain) Smith. Bettye was a generous, loving woman who lived a full life. She got no greater joy than spending time with her grandchildren. She was at every ball game and event they were involved in. Her passion was taking care of her family and she will be missed by all who knew her.