Archive - Obituary
January 30th, 2015
Christopher DeMario Brown, 24, of Arkadelphia, born to the Union of Regina and Lamar Brown on October 10, 1990 in Benton.Â He lived the first 5 years of his life in Dallas, Texas and then the family moved back to Benton.Â In 2013, he moved to Arkadelphia and remained there until his death.Â He professed a belief in Jesus Christ and accepted him as his personal savior as a young child.Â Christopher was baptized and joined the Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev.
Maj. Robert "Bob" Gee Denman, 86, of Little Rock and formerly Bryant, died Jan. 26, 2015.
Prentis Ralph Field Sr., 77, of Benton, died Jan. 24, 2015.
He was born Jan. 24, 1937 in Reedsville, West Virginia, to the late Charles Ray and Goldie Field.
He was a United States Air Force veteran and an appliance repairman. He never met a stranger. He loved children, his family and life.
He was preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.
A lifetime resident of Benton, and a proud and treasured member of the Benton High School class of 1961, Marilyn Lucille Cox left behind the struggles of a life of polio on Jan. 25, 2015.
Despite contracting polio in the second grade, Marilyn graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Arkansas State Teachers College in Conway and earned a Master of Arts degree from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.