Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Jason G. Keen, 41, of Bryant passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013.Â He was born March 27, 1972, in Benton.
Jason was a plummer.Â
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Roy Hinson and Hubert and Christine Keen.
Jason is survived by his wife, Jennifer Keen; three children, Natalie, Austin and Alyssa Keen; his parents, George and Debra Keen; his grandmother, April Greene; his sister, Jayme Cordell (Cody); his father-in-law, George Youngblood; his brothers-in-law, Randy Youngblood (Christina) and Darrell Youngblood; three nieces; five nephews; three great-nieces and one great-nephew.
Mary Elizabeth Ballard Olson, 91, of Traskwood went to meet her Lord on Nov. 1, 2013. She was born Jan. 27, 1922, in Benton. She was of the Baptist faith. Mary was a volunteer for the Saline Hospital Auxiliary for more than 10 years. She was blessed with a good life, loved her family, and liked to â€śgo and do.â€ť
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Gaum "Doc" Ballard and Annie Jewel; her stepfather; William Asa Rigsby, her husbands, Francis Olson and the
father of her children, Clinton Burnett; five sisters and five brothers.
Juanitha Reed Perkins, 85, of Benton passed away Monday, Nov. 11, 2013. She was born June 27, 1928 in Dallas County. Juanita was a housewife and a member of Holland Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard William Myers and Mary Joyce Dalton Myers; her husband, Charles Perkins; and 10 siblings.