March 26th, 2014
Joe Wayne Cain, 91, of Benton died Sunday, March 23, 2014.
He was born May 6, 1922, in Centerville to the late Mac Monroe Cain and Cora Bryson Cain.
Mr. Cain served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1941 to 1945 during World War II. He later worked for the Pulaski County School District as a painter and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Cain was preceded in death by his first wife, Amelia Roth Cain, and his second wife, Lucille Cain; two daughters, Donnie Porter and Linda Cain; and nine siblings.
Charles Lewis Keim, 59, of Benton passed away Saturday, March 22, 2014. He was born Jan. 25, 1955, in Benton to Dutch and Mary Ethyl Keim.
He loved to hunt, camp, and fish when he got the opportunity. He was dedicated to his work at WLS Sawmill in Benton, where he worked for 30 years.
He was predeceased by his parents and a sister, Janice.
Melver Evelyn Collins Hardin, 96, of Benton died Sunday, March 23.Â She was born Jan. 14, 1918, in Monticello to the late Sam and Mary Elisabeth (Burrough) Collins and worked for the Bryant School District. She attended Benton First Assembly of God. Â
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Beb Hardin; her son, Jimmy Hardin; a granddaughter, Brandy Hardin; two brothers and five sisters.