Archive - Obituary
June 2nd, 2014
Billy Dean Crowson, 87, of Benton passed away Wednesday, May 28, 2014.Â
He was born Dec. 7, 1926, in El Dorado to the late William Farris and Mamie Ashcraft Crowson.
Billy was retired from Reynolds Metals, served in the U.S. Army during World War II, was a Â 32nd-degree Mason and was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church.
Billy was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Penny Crowson; his brothers, John Crowson and twin Bobby Crowson; and his sisters, Pearl Buckelew and Evelyn Faye Bledsoe.
Otis Gary Shelton, age 70, of Benton died Thursday May 29, 2014.
He was born Jan. 3, 1944 in Detroit, Mich.
Gary was a retired maintenance worker.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Otis and Erie Chambers Shelton. Otis looked forward to having his morning coffee and playing ball with his dog Buddy. He enjoyed being outdoors working in his garden and crappie fishing.
Otis loved his grandchildren and will be greatly missed by everyone.
Veloria C. "Vee" Moore, 84, of Benton passed away May 26, 2014, at Hospice Home Care in Little Rock.Â
She was a member of Indian Springs Baptist Church and Bryant Senior Wellness and Activity Center.
Vee is survived by her husband, Dan Moore; her children, Sandy Haney (Johnny), Ray Martin (Becky), and Andrea McBryde (Michael); three stepchildren; two grandchildren and several great- grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
In accordance with her wishes, there will be no memorial service. Cremation services are by Cremations of Arkansas.