Archive - Sep 25, 2013
Helen Marie Long Drennan Newman, 83, died after a long and valiant battle with pancreatic cancer on September 22, 2013, in Washington, DC with her daughter and son-in-law by her side. Helen was born July 31, 1930, in Little Rock to Elton and Raymelle Long. She married Jewell J. Drennan in 1947. She graduated from Daughâ€™s School of Business in Little Rock. After graduation, she worked at Southwestern Bell in Little Rock for many years. She then moved to Benton and worked at Reynolds Metals Co. as the administrative assistant to the research division.
Walter C. â€śPinkyâ€ť Caldwell, 86, of Bryant died Tuesday, September 24, 2013.Â He was born November 3, 1926 in Lonsdale to the late Walter S. and Dora Moore Caldwell.Â He retired as a dispatcher for A, P&L and served as a deacon at Temple Baptist Church.Â Mr. Caldwell served in the U.S. Navy and was a 32nd Degree Master Mason.Â
In addition to his parents, his loving wife of 57 years, Reba C. Caldwell and eleven siblings also preceded him in death.