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October 8th, 2014

Richard E. Allen

October 8, 2014

Richard E. Allen, 57, previously of Springdale, passed away Oct. 6, 2014.  He was born Feb.19, 1957, in St. Johns Newfoundland, Canada, to the late Darel and Pauline Grummons Allen.
He is survived by his best friend, Carrie Allen; his stepdaughters, Melody Butler of Lincoln, Ark., and Rida Knotts-Reed of Missouri; one stepbrother; an aunt, Sadie Thistle of St. Johns Newfoundland, Canada; and five grandchildren.
Cremation was through Ashby Funeral Home of Benton.
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Jamiya Nicole Watson

October 8, 2014

Jamiya Nicole Watson was born at 3:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, 2014, at Medical City Dallas Hospital in Dallas, Texas, weighing 13 ounces. She was 10 inches long.
Jamiya Nicole crossed into The Light at 3:38 p.m. on Oct. 3, 2014.
She is survived by her mother, Javielle Watson; her grandparents, Gerald and Cathy Brangman of Benton; her Uncle Tieren, Uncle Classic and Uncle Zerahzhe of Benton; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other family members and friends.
Memorial arrangements will be announced at a later date
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Daily Dispatch, Oct. 7, 2014

October 8, 2014

Benton Police Department
•A man on Madrid reported a possible identity theft.
•A woman at the Benton Police Department reported she was receiving harassing text messages.
•A man at S & S Mini Storage reported his unit has been broken into and items stolen.
•A man at the Benton Police Department reported his check book had been stolen and fraudulently used.
•A woman at the Dogwood Lake Apartments reported her two firearms had been stolen some time in the last three weeks.
•A woman on Military reported someone broke into her vehicle and stole her purse.

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