Archive - Obituary
October 10th, 2014
Mark Foote, 53, of Benton, passed away Monday, Oct. 6, 2014.Â
He was born Sept. 1, 1961. in Memphis, Tenn.Â
Mark was a respiratory therapist at Baptist Health Medical Center and a member of First United Methodist Church in Benton.
He is survived by his wife, Lisa Foote; two daughters, Lauren Foote and Meghan Foote of Benton; his parents, Edwin and Maelyn Foote of Fort Myers, Fla.; and a brother, David Foote and wife Christine of Palm Bay, Fla.
Leon C. Pickard, 80, of Benton, passed away Monday, Oct. 6, 2014.
He was born Feb. 22, 1934, in Eureka Springs to the late Frank and Stella Crump Pickard.
Leon was a member of First United Pentecostal Church of Benton, worked at Reynolds Metals Co. and served in the U.S. Army. He was honorably discharged from the Army on Oct. 29, 1956, with the rank of private first class.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Alger, Elden, and Hollis Pickard; and a sister, Melba McCarrol.
Jeanette Hensley Allen, 77, of Malvern passed away Oct. 6, 2014.
Jeanette was born May 10, 1937, in Benton, to Porter and Alene "Cotton" Hensley.
She was a good cook who loved big dinners. She enjoyed going fishing and camping and one of her favorite memories was a trip to Yellowstone National Park.
Jeanette also loved watching the birds and deer. She was very devoted to her family and friends and everyone who met her loved her.
She was of the Pentecostal faith.