Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Leola Ruth Speer, 85, of Mabelvale, passed away Nov. 13, 2013.Â She was born March 5, 1928, in Cato, to the late Gerald and Alice Hackler Harrell.Â Leola was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Frank Winkler and Ernest Speer; a son,Â Frankie Lee Winkler; a stepson, Maurice Winkler; four brothers and three sisters.
Elizabeth F. Baer, 83, of Benton passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.Â She was born Oct. 30, 1930 in Little Rock to the late Winfrey E. Â and Ruth May Pearcy Rowe.
Mrs. Baer graduated from Little Rock High School in 1948 and was a Tech 3 at Arkansas Employment Security Division.Â She was a long-standing member of Salem United Methodist Church.
In addition to her parents, her husband of 50 years, Adolph Baer, Jr., and two brothers, Preston and Richard (Shorty) Rowe also preceded her in death.
Verona Tremor, 91, of Benton passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.Â She was born Aug. 13, 1922, in Shawnee, Okla., to the late Arlis F. and Blanche A. Giltner Sullivan.
Mrs. Tremor was a retired tax examiner with the IRS and represented the Government Employee Union. Â She was one of the founding members of Parkview Christian Church in Southwest Little Rock.
In addition to her parents she was also predeceased by her husband, William Morton Tremor; and one brother, Fred Sullivan.
Dale J. Ball, 79, beloved husband, father and brother, passed into eternal life on Nov. 8, 2013. He was born April 7, 1934, in Sardis, son of William L. Ball and Euna Hamilton Ball
He graduated from Bauxite High School, and received a B.S.B.A. from University of Arkansas. He served in the U.S. Army in New Jersey from 1953 to 1955. He retired in 1999 after 38 years with International Harvester Credit Corp.-Navistar and moved back to Memphis, Tenn.