Archive - Obituary
July 7th, 2014
Don Lazell Hale, 73, of Bryant passed away in Little Rock on July 3, 2014.Â
He was born Nov. 23, 1940, to the late Thomas Lazell Hale and Grace (Rice) Hale in Benton.
He was a welder for Davis Truck & Trailer, a member of First Southern Baptist Church and Modern Woodmen of the World.
His favorite pastime was fishing with his wife of 49 years, Bea (Alford) Hale.
Thomas "Cecil" Weatherington of Alexander went to be with his Lord and Savior on July 2, 2014.
Cecil was born Nov. 21, 1925, in Henderson, Tenn., and grew up in Blytheville. He later moved to North Little Rock and spent the last 25 years in Alexander.
Cecil served with honor in World War II, receiving many medals including two Bronze Stars.
He was a true hero in war and in life, including saving his neighborâ€™s 3-year-old child from drowning.
Robert A. Payne, 61, of Benton, passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014.Â He was born September 1, 1952 in Buffalo, New York to the late Albert Eugene Payne and Gloria Pindle Payne.Â Robert was the owner and operator of Coletteâ€™s Kitchen.