Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Doris Jean White, 79, passed away Dec. 20, 2013. She was born to the late Andrew and Elizabeth Barker on April 24, 1934, in Truman.
Doris worked for Walmart for more than 15 years and retired there. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She is remembered for spending time coloring with her grandchildren and working crossword puzzles. Christmas was her favorite time of the year.
Doris was preceded in death by her husband, Conway A. White.
Rod Landers, 57, of Benton passed away Dec. 18, 2013.Â He was born July 17, 1956, in Benton, to the late Ruff and Ruth Rudder Landers.
Rod was a member of the Benton First Church of the Nazarene.Â
Joyce Irene Kackley, age 81, of Alexander, passed away Friday, December 20, 2013.Â She was born February 16, 1932 in Little Rock, Arkansas.Â Mrs. Kackley was a member of Collegeville Church of The Nazarene and a seamstress.Â She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman and Rosie Uebergang; her husband, Logan William Kackley; and a sister, Mabel Raiborn.
James A. McGee, 97, of Benton, passed away Dec. 19, 2013.Â He was born May 3, 1916 in Lambert, Mississippi to the late Charles and Ellen Trucks McGee.Â James was of the Baptist faith and served in the Navy during WWII.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Myrtle McGee, his parents, two brothers and three sisters.
Survivors, several nieces and nephews.
Chapel services will be 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 23 at Ashby Funeral Home, with Bro. Kim Hammer officiating.Â Burial will follow at Fairplay Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 22 at Ashbyâ€™s.