Archive - 2014
Ralph Edward Melton, 64, of Bauxite went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wava Jean Melton and William â€śBillâ€ť Melton.
He is survived by his wife, Denise Melton; two daughters, Angie Tisdale (Greg) and Michelle Bias (Doyle); a son, Michael Melton; a stepdaughter, Lynette Caperell; a stepson, DJ Bayhan; and 10 grandchildren.
Open visitation is set from 2 to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at Mr. Melton's Mars Hill residence.
Arrangements are by Arkansas Funeral Care in Jacksonville.
Ethel G. Brinkley, 96, of Bryant died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014.Â She was born June 2, 1918, in Harrisburg to the late John Truman and Ethel (Hill) Bradley.
Ethel was a licensed practical nurse who retired from Saline Memorial Hospital in 1976 and was a longtime member of First Baptist Church in Benton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard L. Brinkley; two brothers; and two sisters.
BRISTOL, Conn. â€” A Connecticut man is facing charges after police said he grabbed a mop out of a hotel employee's hands and was "mopping aggressively" over the worker's shoes.
Police say 30-year-old John Thornton, of Southington, was arrested Monday night and charged with breach of peace and threatening.