Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Marcia Sue Jones, 75, of Benton went to be with our Lord and Savior on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 after a short battle with pancreatic cancer.
Ms. Jones was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest David Swaby and Florence Isabell Daniels-Swaby, her sister, Esther Cotton, and grandson, James Dwight Jones.
Joshua Clint Humes, 29, of Alexander, passed away Oct. 16, 2013.Â He was born Dec. 19, 1983 in Little Rock to Herbert and Janet Ransom Humes.Â Joshua was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hunting and fishing.Â
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, J.C. and Rose Humes.
Mary Louise (Love) Crissy, 104, was called to enter Heaven's gates on Oct. 17, 2013. Mrs. Crissy was the only daughter of the late James O. and Fannie (DeBerry) Love and was born in the Springhill area.
Mrs. Crissy was a former employee of Maybelline and was an accomplished seamstress, making many outfits for her nieces and nephews. She was also a former member of the Park Hill Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Crissy; and her brothers, James Melton, Charles Dennis, James Otis, Rull Leonard, William A., and Arnold E. Love.
Bobbie Childress Hart, 84, a longtime Benton resident, went home to be with the Lord on Oct. 16, 2013. Bobbie was the daughter of the late Plummer and Toncie Childress.
Bobbie was a member of Highland Heights Baptist Church for 20 years and a member of WMU for 20 years, serving as president for five years, vice president for five years and secretary for five years.Â Her heart was dedicated to missions and was evidenced by her support of the Dixie Jackson, Annie Armstrong and Lottie Moon mission programs, as wellÂ as her faithful support of Billy Graham.Â