Archive - Jan 14, 2013
Maxine Marie Bryant, 65, of Benton, passed away Saturday, January 12.Â She was born April 3, 1947 in England.Â Mrs. Bryant was a LPTN and retired from the Alexander Youth Center.Â She was a member of Palestine Baptist Church.Â
She was preceded in death by her parents, Carl Thomas White, Sr. and Thelma Covert White and a sister, Martha Jean Goodwin.
Cheryl Lynn Cottingham, 51, of Benton, passed away Wednesday, January 9.Â She was born May 30, 1961 in Little Rock.Â Cheryl was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Gordon and Alma Willene Johnson.
She is survived by her son, Jeffrey David Cottingham and wife Tabitha; daughter, Stephanie Marie Cottingham; brother, Mike Johnson; two sisters, Tanya Johnson and Teresa Johnson and four grandchildren, Sierra Harper, Alexis Harper, Devin Harper and Jaxton Cottingham.
A memorial graveside service will be 3:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 15 at Fairplay Cemetery.Â Bro. Kim Hammer will be officiating.
Charlotte Fraleigh Ashcraft, 78, of Benton, residing in Paris, Texas for the past 2 years, was received in heaven by her Savior, January 11. She was born October 12, 1934, in Little Rock. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Benton. Â She retired from Union Bank of Benton after 22 years.Â Â She also worked for several years at the Benton Courier.â€¨Mrs. AshcraftÂ was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd H.