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November 18th

Carrie Nell Burks

November 18, 2013

Carrie Nell Burks, 92, Warren, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, at Chapel Woods Nursing Home.
She was born Sept. 1, 1921, in Cleveland County, a daughter of the late Tom Burks and Lillie Endsley Burks. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church, a longtime beautician and started Carrie Nells Beauty Shop in Warren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl A Burks, whom she married in 1936; he died in 1973. She was also predeceased by her brothers, Joe Burks, Preston Burks, Calvin Burks, Travis Burks; and a sister. Ruthie Mae Childress.

Frances Estelle Chandler

November 18, 2013

Frances Estelle Chandler, 78, of Haskell passed away Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. at Arbor Oaks Health and Rehab Center.
She was born Feb. 25, 1935, the daughter of Grover and Stella Downs Gibbs. She retired from Benton Services Center after working 33 years as a nurse's Aaide. She was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Lawrence and Bobby Gibbs; her sisters, Marguerite Black and Thelma Cowger.

November 15th

Myra Lee Pritchett

November 15, 2013

Myra Lee Pritchett, 83, of Alexander went to be with the Lord on Nov. 12, 2013.
She was a devoted wife of 63 years to Col. C.A. "Bud" Pritchett Jr., a beloved mother, and an extraordinary woman. God blessed her with so many talents, which she graciously shared throughout her lifetime as an Army wife for 30 years and a member of the Avilla community for over 33 years.
A private service is planned.
Arrangements are provided by Dial and Dudley Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Saline County Hospice.
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com.

Rachel Simmons Smith

November 15, 2013

Rachel Simmons Smith, 93, of Benton passed away on Nov. 12, 2013, with her family by her side. She was born to the late David and Flora Simmons in Sikeston, Mo.
Rachel enjoyed sewing and spending time with her family and friends. She was a member of Gospel Assembly Church in Missouri.
Rachel was preceded in death by her parents and six brothers and sisters.

Leola Ruth Speer

November 15, 2013

Leola Ruth Speer, 85, of Mabelvale, passed away Nov. 13, 2013.  She was born March 5, 1928, in Cato, to the late Gerald and Alice Hackler Harrell. Leola was of the Baptist faith.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Frank Winkler and Ernest Speer; a son, Frankie Lee Winkler; a stepson, Maurice Winkler; four brothers and three sisters.

Elizabeth F. Baer

November 15, 2013

Elizabeth F. Baer, 83, of Benton passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  She was born Oct. 30, 1930 in Little Rock to the late Winfrey E.  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.  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

November 15, 2013

Verona Tremor, 91, of Benton passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.  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.  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

November 15, 2013

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.

November 13th

Romarie Hill

November 13, 2013

Romarie Hill, 61, of Benton went home to be with the Lord on Nov. 12, 2013.  She was born Sept. 5, 1952 to the late Ernest and Juanita Hicks at St.
Joseph Hospital in Hot Springs.
Romarie worked for Levi Strauss for more than 20 years in the Central District of the Department of Finance and Administration for four years and 10 years for the Forfeiture Support Associates with the FBI.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and one sister.

Jaime (Doss) Bowers

November 13, 2013

Jaime (Doss) Bowers, 49, of Benton passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. She was born Oct. 20, 1964, in Mendota, Calif., to Jimmie and Vonda (Abbott) Doss. Jaime loved and adored her children and was affectionately known as “YaYa” by her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father.

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