Archive - Obituary
March 13th, 2014
Sandra K. Rylie of Benton passed away on Sunday, March 9, 2014.Â She was born Dec. 17, 1954, in Palacios, Texas, to the late Owen Lewis and Ruby Lee (Malone) Rylie.Â
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Betty Sanders and Carolyn Rylie; and two brothers, Archie and Owen Milton Rylie.
She leaves to cherish her memory her siblings, Doris Tarvin, Gerald Rylie, Joyce Thornberry, Charles Rylie, Mammie Rylie, Nelda Maher, Barbara McKinney, Ronnie Rylie, William Rylie and Bonnie Rylie; and extended family and friends, all of whom who will miss her.
Martha â€śMartyâ€ť Yancey Edmondson, 78, of Alexander, passed away on March 10, 2014 at Saline Memorial Hospital. She was born Dec. 19, 1935, in Vilonia to the late Barty and Della (Lewellen) Yancey.
Martha worked in food service management and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Doyle Eugene Edmondson; a brother; Joe Yancey; and a sister; Wilma Reed.
Thelma Faye Batson, 83, of Little Rock, recently of Malvern, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 9, 2014.
Thelma was born Jan. 17, 1931, to E.V. and Birdie Graham Clark in Dalton, Texas, near Ennis.
First and foremost, Thelma was a devout believer in her Lord Jesus Christ. In her years of high school she was captain of the cheerleaders in Ennis and enjoyed many friends while growing up there.
Robert F. â€śBobâ€ť Roberts, 76, of Benton died Sunday, March 9, 2014.
Bob was born Aug., 15, 1937, to the late Paul Best and Willie Mae Moore Roberts of Beebe. Bob served in the U.S. Air Force.
He graduated from Arkansas State Teachers College (now University of Central Arkansas) with a Bachelor of Science degree in chemistry.