Charlotte Ann Simpson, 73, of Bryant departed this world on Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2013, for her journey home to be with Jesus our Lord.Â She was born July 25, 1940, to Bennie Ray and Juanita Griffe in Little Rock.Â
Mrs. Simpson was preceded in death by her mother and her brother, Douglas Ray Griffe.
Before Sheriff Cleve Barfield began his official duties on Tuesday, he was already making personnel changes.
Effective Oct. 1, on Barfield's first day in office, the personnel roster no longer included Chief Deputy Bill Field and administrative secretary Mistie Oswalt.
"They were not retained," Barfield said Wednesday in response to inquires.
He has not named a new chief deputy.
"I haven't put anybody in there yet," he said, "but maybe I will in the next few days.