Archive - Oct 2013 - Obituary
William Jerry Manley, 69, of Alexander passed away on Oct. 19, 2013. He was born Sept. 4, 1944, to the late, William Gilbert â€śGWâ€ť and Ruby Page Manley in Little Rock.
Jerry enjoyed collecting antiques and playing the guitar and harmonica, and he loved all animals. He was a Mason and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in criminal justice.
Arch Griffin Sr., 76, of Little Rock passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.Â He was born Jan. 2, 1937 in Sherrill.Â Mr. Griffin served in the U.S. Navy and the National Guard.Â
He was preceded in death by his parents, Claude and Edsil Griffin Sr.; and a brother, Ben Johnson.
Doug Davis, 51, of Conway went to be with his Heavenly Father, the Lord Jesus Christ, on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013. He was born Wednesday, Oct. 17, 1962 in El Dorado, to Jim R. Davis and Gloria (Pyle) Wisdom.
Doug was a good father, faithful and loyal husband, who was strong, independent, loved the Lord, and cared for his family. He was hard-working and "bullet proof."
Clyde Kelley Scott Sr., 82, of Benton, passed away Friday, Oct. 18, 2013.Â He was born Oct. 11, 1931 in Benton.Â
Mr. Scott graduated from Benton High School in 1950 and went on to serve in the Marine Corps during the Korean War.
He was very involved with the Boy Scouts of America: He served as a Scout Master for Troop 33 in Benton. In 1964, he attended the National Jamboree in Valley Forge, Pa.; In 1965 and 1972 he attended the Philmont Scout Ranch; in 1969, he attended the National Jamboree in Farragut State Park, Idaho; and in 1973 he was a Silver Beaver recipient.