Archive - Obituary
August 18th, 2014
Dale L. Harrison of Benton, age 73, passed away on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.
He was born July 18, 1941, in Bauxite to Melvin and Verda O'Kelly Harrison.
He was of the Baptist faith, was a U.S. Army veteran and worked as an LPTN.
He is survived by two sisters, Jeanie Cockrill of Benton and Patricia Galipeault of Springfield, Ga.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lilla Mae Overton Harrison; and one brother, Terry L. Harrison.
A graveside service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014, at Tulip Cemetery.
A memorial service and family visitation for Darryl Wayne Shepherd, 51, of LaVergne Tenn., will be held Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, in the fellowship hall of Grace Bible Fellowship Church, 14 Beaverfork Road in Conway, Ark.
Mr. Shepherd was born Oct. 13, 1962, in Little Rock, the son of Jack W. Shepherd (Sandra) and Carolyn Ward Crist of Alexander, Ark.. He passed away on July 6, 2014, at his home from complications of respiratory disease.
Earl Leonard Wagner, 96, of Benton, formerly of Hope, died Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Saline Memorial Hospice House.
Earl was born May 26, 1918, in Lafayette, Ind., to the late Edgar and Grace Wagner.
Earl was a Master Electrician, a Navy veteran of World War II, past president of Golden Kâ€™s in Hope and a past board member of the Hope HUD Board. He was also an active member of the Hempstead County Republican Party and a member of Hope First United Methodist Church.