Archive - Obituary
June 10th, 2014
Ravon Leon Clouse passed away June 7, 2014. He was born on June 21, 1943 in Blackoak, to the late Moses and Dovie Clouse.
Ravon was a jack of all trades and could fix about anything. He loved trains and is on one now, all aboard, one-way straight to heaven!
Ravon is survived by four children; Tammy Overby, Ravon Clouse, Jr., Pamala Phillips, and Angie Wilkerson; 10 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and many other family members and friends who loved Ravon and will miss him always.
Edmond L. "Buck" Layfield, 88, of Benton was received into the open arms of Jesus on Saturday, June 7. Â For the past two years, he had been living at Four Seasons Residential Care Center.
He was born May 22, 1926, in Harmon, La., to Edmond L. Layfield Sr. and Martha Mae Layfield, who preceded him in death. Before his retirement, he had worked for 37 years as a maintenance mechanic for Reynolds Metals in Benton.
James Madison Lee, 84, of Benton passed away Friday June 6, 2014, at the VA Hospital in Little Rock.
He was born April 30, 1930, to Bud Lee and Rachel Childress Lee in Saline County. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and retired from the Saline County Water Department.
Mr. Lee was past adjutant of American Legion Post 19 in Benton and a member of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 63 years, Eileen Foley Lee.