Archive - Dec 26, 2013 - Obituary
Orville Roberts, 93 of Benton, passed away Dec. 24, 2013.Â He was born November 19, 1920 near Harrison, Arkansas to the late A.C. and Mettie Roberts.Â He was happily married to the late Fae Dean Roberts for 65 years. Â He graduated from Harrison High School, Ouachita Baptist University, and Peabody College in Nashville, Tennessee.Â Â He was proud to have served as a Marine Corps officer during World War II and The Korean Conflict and Â was a member of First Baptist Church in Benton.
Clarence Haltom, 85, of Gurdon, died Monday Dec. 23, 2013 at Twin Rivers Health and Rehab. Clarence was born Feb. 5, 1928 to Clarence Elba Haltom and Georgia Lou Malone in Okolona. Clarence was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Gurdon. He retired from Gurdon Lumber, International Paper Company and Cabe Land Company.
Clarence was preceded in death by his wife Martha of 50 years, two sisters, Jackie Stone and Joydell White.
Linda Sheridan, 72, of Benton passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 at her home.Â She was born Sept. 17, 1941 in Benton to the late Alvin Walter and Maude Ball Raney.Â
She was preceded in death by her first husband Fred G. â€śBuddyâ€ť Seamon, husband D. W. â€śJabboâ€ť Sheridan, and grandson Joshua Michael Seamon.
She is survived by Susan Fecteau of Illinois, Elaine and Darrell Joslin, Michael and Beth Seamon, Steve Seamon, and Debbie Cunningham, all of Benton and five wonderful grandchildren.