Archive - Jun 6, 2014 - Obituary
David Eugene Hawley, 60, of Bryant passed away on Friday, May 30, 2014, in Ketchikan, Alaska while vacationing with his beloved wife on a dream vacation.
On Feb. 9, 1954, David was born to Eugene Arthur Hawley and Sammie Louise Bates-Hawley. As a young man, David spent much of his life with his late grandparents, Monroe Arthur Hawley and Christeen Parkridge-Hawley.Â
Jerry Lucille Funderburg, 79, of Mabelvale passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014.
She was born Sept. 10, 1934, in Desha County.Â
Mrs. Funderburg was preceded in death by her parents, Dillard Jerry and Edna Brazil; her husband, Ken Funderburg; a daughter, Martha Funderburg; and a brother, Norris Brazil.
She is survived by a son, Dewane Funderburg (Sherry) of Bauxite; a daughter, Deloria Oyler (Edward E. Perry) of Mabelvale; four grandchildren, Aaron Bradford, Jennifer Jordan, Jessica Ray and Richard Perry; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Harry W. Carter, 93 passed away at his home on May 30, 2014. He was born in Little Rock on Jan. 22, 1921, to James R. and Christine S. Carter.
He was predeceased by his father and stepmother, Ruth C. Carter, and mother and stepfather, Juniel C. Taylor, as well as his maternal grandmother, Mary E. Sherry, who helped raise him and whose picture he carried in his wallet until his death.
Debra Arlene Mathis, 60, of Lake Norrell, daughter of Norma Jeanne Jones and stepdaughter of D.E. â€śGeneâ€ť Jones, went home on May 31, 2014, to spend eternity with the Lord; her dad, High Arliss Mathis; and baby brother, Garry Dean McFarlin. She was born Jan. 27, 1954, in Selma, Calif.
She worked as a lab technician at Arkansas Heart Hospital and was a licensed massage therapist. Her laughter, sense of humor, thirst for adventure, and her persona; relationship with God made her the selfless, remarkable person that will be missed by so many.