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Rachel V. Thornberry Weems

May 10, 2013

Rachel V. Thornberry Weems, 91, of Benton, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013.  She was born in Marianna, on April 22, 1922 to the late Joe and Ida Thornberry.  She was a member of Benton Foursquare Church and retired as a nurse aid. 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Weems and one brother, JT Thornberry. 

Jimmie M. Smith

May 10, 2013

Jimmie M. Smith, 71, passed away May 7, 2013.  Jimmie was born Dec. 10, 1941, in Texarkana to parents Bonnie McCoy and Carlotta Smith.
Jimmie attended First Pentecostals of Benton. He retired from UALR, where he was an IT specialist. He attended the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. He was a civil engineer and a Microsoft engineer with certifications in C++ and Cisco.

Betty Jane Hester

May 10, 2013

Betty Jane Hester, 78, of Paron passed away May 8, 2013.
She was born Sept. 11, 1934, in Warren to Murray and Gladys Watson, and was the youngest of four children. Her early years were spent in Banks before moving to Saline County.
Betty was a retired hairstylist, a telecommunications operator with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission and a member of the North Fork Missionary Baptist Church in Paron.
In addition  to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Marion Hester; and her siblings, Jimmy Watson, Louise Greer and Maudine Stroud.

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