Archive - Obituary
Jesse Ross â€śJ.R.â€ť Curtis, 70, of Hensley; passed away Friday, December 27, 2013.Â He was born September 12, 1943 in Little Rock, Arkansas.Â Mr. Curtis was a retired Produce Manager and an avid Razorback and Dodgers Fan.Â
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Curtis and his mother, Clara Belle Cole.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Curtis; three sons, Tony, Brian and Mark Curtis; two daughters, Kim McNeil and Gwen Gaston; ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services beginning at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30 at Ashby Funeral Home.
Visitation will be 1 to 2 p.m.
Roberta Faye Mason, 46, of Malvern died Monday, Dec. 23, 2013.Â She was born October 10, 1967 in Sheridan to Marshall Lee and Alice Faye Darnell.Â Mrs. Mason was a CNA at the Arkansas Health Center and Grant County Nursing Home.Â Her mother and one son, David Ockerman preceded her in death.
She is survived by her daughter, Catherine Ockerman of Benton; father, Marshall Lee Darnell of Malvern; one sister, Catherine Picklesimer of Bauxite; one brother, Edgar Lee Darnell of Sheridan; one granddaughter, Tâ€™earra Ockerman, several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and friends.
Cathrine Johnson Marshall, 75 of Jacksonville, passed away Dec. 25, 2013.Â She was born April 21, 1938 in Bauxite to the late Richard and Rosa Opal Kitchens Johnson.Â Cathrine was retired from the Internal Revenue Service working there from 1982 till 2005. She was a Boy Scout Leader and was the recipientÂ of the honorary Silver Beaver Scout Award.Â Cathrine was also an avid golfer, making a hole in one at the Internal Revenue Service Golf Tournament. She loved gardening and especially bird watching.
She was preceded in death by her parents and eldest son, Tilford W. Marshall II.