Archive - Jan 16, 2013 - Obituary
Maxwell E. Harmon Jr., 65 of Alexander went to be with his Lord on Jan. 14.
Max was an avid golfer and loved to garden, travel and spend time talking with his many friends from McGeorge Construction.
Max retired from McGeorge in 2010 and spent his retired life traveling with his wife and tending to his dogs, Haskell and Alley, and his cat, Jake. Max was loved and will be missed greatly.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Maxwell Harmon Sr. and Oma Gene Harmon.
Adrian Blood went to be with the Lord on Jan. 14, with his family by his side.Â
He was preceded in death by his parents, Adrian and Grace Blood; and his two sisters and one stepson.
He is survived by three sons, Ronald Blood and wife Candy, Bill Blood and wife Shirley. and Roger Blood and wife Wendy; one daughter, Julie Blood; his former wife and longtime friend, Jeanette Blood; a stepson, Rickey Smith and wife Lana; and a stepdaughter, Kimberly Bagley and husband Rick. He was greatly loved and will be missed by his family and friends.
James W. â€śBro. Macâ€ť McDaniel, 79 of Benton, formerly of Jonesboro, died Tuesday, Jan. 15. He was born March 3, 1933, in Robinville, Miss., to William and Josephine Walls Scott, but was raised by his grandparents, William and Lucille McDaniel.
He was a deacon at First Baptist Church in Jonesboro. "Bro. Mac," as he was known to most. was a retired employee of IBM, a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and was very active in his church and community.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents and his first wife, Rosetta McDaniel.
James Derrell Hill, 58, of Benton passed away Monday, Jan. 14.Â He was born May 26, 1954, in For Smith.Â Derrell was a Master Electrician and taught for ACEF (Arkansas Construction Education Foundation) and was a member of First Baptist Church in Benton.Â
He was preceded in death by his father, James H. Hill.
He is survived by his mother, Mary Frances Hill; six children, Justin, Joshua, Janna, Jereme, Jonathan and Jessica; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several aunts, uncles and cousins, and a host of friends.