Archive - Obituary
August 13th, 2014
Joe Bob Niccum, 57 of Haskell passed away August 9, 2014. Mr. Niccum was born June 25, 1957 to Bobby and Glenda (Ease) Niccum.
He loved playing drums, guitar and singing in church and listening to gospel music. He collected model cars and also enjoyed watching Duck Dynasty. He had a big heart in helping many, which included taking in numerous young people and homeless. Joe never met a stranger. Joe Bob was a U.S Veteren.
He was preceded in death by his father and a brother; Curtis Niccum.
Michael L. Hill, 57, died on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at his home in Bryant.Â Michael was born on September 5, 1956 to the late Nettie Mauldin and late Leroy Hill of Benton.Â He was an Army Veteran, worked for the Veteranâ€™s Administration and was a member of First Baptist Church in Bryant.
Glen Otis Ferrell, 80, of Benton, formerly of Batesville, went to be with the Lord on Aug. 9, 2014, surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with cancer.
He was born Dec. 10, 1933, to Colbert and Elocia Ferrell in Cardwell, Mo. Glen retired from Munsey Products in Little Rock and was a member of Avilla Missionary Baptist Church.
He will be best remembered for his unfailing love to his Â family and for always serving their needs. He enjoyed reading, watching westerns, St. Louis Cardinal baseball, and an occasional trip to the casino.