Archive - 2013
Temporary water disruption in Benton Wednesday
Benton Utilities has announced a temporary water service interruption for Wednesday, beginning at 7 a.m.
A 6-inch water main will be repaired on North Olive Street near Kenwood. Customers affected by the interruption are located on North Olive, Kenwood, McCurdy, Forest Lane, Holly Heights, Valley View and possibly a few residences on streets adjacent to this intersection.
It is unknown how long service will be interrupted, but estimates range from two to four hours.
Contact Benton Utilities at 501-776-5930 for information.
Robert Ralph Moser, age 74, of Benton passed away Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. He was born July 26, 1939, in Thayne, Wyo. Robert was a self-employed engineer and a U.S. Army veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Helen Moser.
Survivors include his wife, Wilma Moser of Benton; two sons and daughters-in-law, Robbie and Jessica Moser of Cabot and Russell and Natalie Strange of Vilonia; two daughters Tracy Moser-Smith and husband Andy of Little Rock and Katherine Higgins of Sherwood; eight grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Ernest E. â€śGeneâ€ť Ballard, 84, on Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, had a special
meeting with his Lord Jesus: It was Face to Face. Gene was born March 12, 1929 in Benton, Ark., and is survived by his wife of 64 years, Vonceille; three sons, Glenn (Paige) Ballard of Little Rock, Sam (Becky) Ballard, and Steve (Debbi) Ballard; and a daughter-in-law, Cindy Ballard, all of Benton. He enjoyed his five grandchildren: Jason Ballard, Brook Neufer, Kelsey Schramko, Anna Ballard and Harrison Ballard; and seven great- grandchildren.
Preceding Gene in death were his parents, Sam and Mary Ballard of Benton;