May 5th, 2014
Howard Hiblong Jr., 82, of Sardis passed away Friday, May 2, 2014.
He was born Feb.10, 1932, in Benton to the late Howard and Lexie Hiblong.
Howard was employed as a printing press operator aand was a member of Olive Hill Missionary Baptist Church.
Ben Crutchfield, 50, of Bauxite passed away on May 2, 2014.
He loved hunting, fishing, tinkering in his shop, working outdoors and spending time with his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his dad, James Curtis Crutchfield.
Joe W. Mitchell, age 105, of Benton, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014.Â
He was born Oct. 15, 1908, in Center Ridge.
Mr. Mitchell was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II and a member and deacon of Holland Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.Â He was the owner and operator of Mitchellâ€™s Barber Shop.Â
Mr. Mitchell was preceded in death by his parents, William R. and Barbara Mitchell; his wife, Hazel A. Mitchell; and 12 brothers and sisters.
He is survived by two sons, Danny J. Mitchell and Jim Head; a grandson, Phillip Booher; and a great-grandson, Avan Booher.