Archive - Jan 14, 2013
Randall Jay Brown
Randall Jay Brown, 75, of Benton, passed away Saturday, January 12, at Saline Memorial Hospital Hospice House in Bryant.Â He was born February 10, 1937 in Benton to the late John and Nina Brown.Â He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Benton and a US Navy Veteran.Â He was a retired pipe fitter and was a member of the Plumbers and Fitters Union #155.Â He loved to hunt and fish.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Jacob Miller Brown.
SHERIDAN â€“ The Benton Lady Panthers are starting to get used to winning in the 7A/6A South conference. After going 13-1 last season for the conference championship, losing their last conference game to El Dorado by one point, Benton has now started 3-0 in conference this season after a 38-24 victory against the Lady Yellowjackets in Sheridan on Friday. Just as defense won the them the conference last season, defense is doing it again this year.
Chloe Chandler, 91, of Benton, died Saturday, January 12.Â She was a charter member of Calvary Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school classes for the fourth and fifth grade girls.Â She was also the co-owner of Chandlers Grocery with her husband Lester for 39 years.Â She was a charter member of the Art Guild of Saline County.
She was preceded in death by her husband Lester Chandler of sixty-five years and their only daughter, Martha Chandler, her parents, E.B. Reeves and Connie J. Reeves, six brothers and one sister, several nephews and one niece.