Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Jim Lampkin, 78, of Mabelvale passed away on Nov. 30, 2013, with his family by his side. He was born Feb. 25, 1935, to the late Perry and Ila Lampkin in Danville, Ark.
Jim enjoyed fishing, going to the lake with family and was always trying to find a good bargain. He retired after 20 years from Kellwood and then was the owner and operator of Midtown Billiards in Little Rock.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Billie Metzger.
Betty Jean Carman, 81, of Traskwood, passed away from this life to be with her Heavenly Father on Nov. 30, 2013.Â She was a retired nurse and active member of Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Traskwood.
Mrs. Carman was known for her generosity, especially to those going through difficult times.Â She was preceded in death by her parents, Delbert and Mae Shoptaw, and a brother, Raymond Shoptaw.
Â She is survived by her husband, Winferd Carman; a brother, James Shoptaw; a sister, Phyllis Shoptaw; a daughter, Jayme Langley, all of Traskwood.
John D. Burris, age 39, of Benton, passed away Friday, November 29, 2013 from a year long battle with Amyloidosis.Â He was born October 17, 1974 in Little Rock, Arkansas.Â John was a member of West Bauxite Missionary Baptist Church.Â He was a loving husband, father and son.