Archive - Feb 18, 2013
Mary Gwyn Allen, 61, of Austin, Texas, formerly of Benton, passed away on Monday, Jan. 28. She was born in Benton on Oct. 6, 1951, to the late Richard and Mary Lee Hansen.
Joseph Tolbert Grant Sr., 81, of Lonsdale went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Feb. 13.Â He was born June 14, 1931, in Garland County to the late Tobe Grant and Nettie (Rigsby) Grant.Â Mr. Grant was a U.S. Army veteran and served in the Korean War. He retired from Arkansas Best Freight after 20 years as a truck driver and was a member of Local Teamsters Union 878.Â He was a member of Lonsdale Baptist Church. Mr. Grant loved carpentry and the outdoors.
Mary L. Lincoln, 63, of Little Rock lost her battle with breast cancer on Feb. 14.Â She was born July 14, 1949, in Drasco, to the late James and Bertha Pearl Stone Davis.Â Mary was a member of Cross Roads Baptist Church on Colonel Glen Road in Benton.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son Jimmy L. Flowers; step-daughter Angela Galiano; brothers J.D. Davis and Ollie Davis; and sister Alice Allen.