Archive - Feb 12, 2013
James Wendell Smith, 65, rode off to heaven Saturday, Feb. 9. Wendell died at home, surrounded by his loving family and friends and his dog, Four. The son of the late Homer E. Smith and Jewel Gates Smith, he was born Sept. 13, 1947, at the Saline County community of Kentucky. Wendell was a 1967 graduate of Fuller High School in Little Rock where he played football. He was a Seabee in the United States Navy and served in Vietnam. Wendell was a longtime employee of United Parcel Service in Little Rock.
Tammy D. (Brown) Horner, 45, of Centerton was promoted to her heavenly home on Saturday, Feb. 9.Â
Teresa Moseley Judd, 52, of Benton passed away Sunday, Feb. 10, at Saline Memorial Hospital, after suffering a massive heart attack.Â She was born March 4, 1960, to the late William Mosely and Freeda Moseley Tinkle.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her paternal and maternal grandparents.
She is survived by her husband of 26 years, Stan Judd; her sister, Sue Ashcraft and husband Tracy of Bryant; her niece Teena and nephew Shane and their children; and other relatives and friends.
Betty Maxine Elder Barger, 63, of Benton went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Feb. 9.Â She was born Dec. 2, 1949 in DeWitt, to the late Scott Howard Elder and Marie Maxine Elder.Â She was a member of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church.Â Before becoming a homemaker, she was employed at the Benton Courier, Food and Fuel gas station, and Benton Veneer Co.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved canine companion, Shaq Barger.