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Nellia Joyce Prather, 69, of Malvern was born July 2, 1944, and passed away Jan. 26, 2014.
Mrs. Prather was known for her kind and giving heart. She will be missed by all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dewey Prather; her parents, William and Linnie McLemore; and a brother, James Ray Freeman.
Mrs. Prather is survived by her children, Michael Serrano and Dani Petty and husband Matt; a grandson, Christopher Sanchez; a great-grandson, Jayden Sanchez; her siblings, Frankie Freeman and Dianne Finch; and other family members and friends.
Martha Virginia "Toby" Carter, 91, of Benton, passed away Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014.Â
She was born Feb. 18, 1922, to the late Martin and Grace Huchingson Wills in Benton.
Toby retired from Alcoa after serving as manager in the traffic department. After retirement, she traveled extensively to other countries.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church of Benton, where she was involved in many committees and was active in the United Methodist Women.
Viene Johnson, 76 of Benton went to be with the Lord on Jan. 26, 2014. She was born March 24, 1937 in Benton, to the late Lawrence Edward Tatum and Pearl May Bryan Tatum.
She was a lifetime member of New Friendship Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Deborah Ballard; two brothers; and one sister.
She is survived by a son, Ricky Johnson (Melissa) of Benton; a daughter, Janet Mashburn (Albert) of Benton; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and a sister, Susie Rankin of Oklahoma.