Archive - Obituary
January 6th, 2014
June A. Cochran Collie, 82, of Glen Rose went to be with our Lord and Savior on Jan. 1, 2014. She was born January 23, 1931 in Winchester to the late Moses and Bernice Rogers Cochran. She was a member of Glen Rose Missionary Baptist Church and served our savior by teaching others about the love of Christ in Sunday School, serving in Ladies Axillary, and supporting numerous missionaries around the world. She loved reading, writing poetry and reminiscing of days spent with family and friends.
June was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years, Bill Collie, 3 sisters and a brother.
Carl Alvin Lavender, 79, of Bryant passed away on Dec. 30, 2013 at Saline Memorial Hospice House. He was born in Prescott, to the late Harold Loyd Lavender and Thelma Bryson Lavender on November 8, 1934. He is a graduate of Prescott High School. Carl loved family, friends, traveling, gardening, and fishing. He was a member of the Bryant Church of Christ.
He is preceded in death by three sisters.
Paul R. Burks, 59, of Lonsdale, went to be with the Lord Monday, Dec. 30, 2013.Â He was born Jan. 6, 1954 in Hot Springs, to the late James W.Â and Royce L. (Roach) Burks.Â Paul was a member of Smith Creek Baptist Church.Â
Paul was preceded in death by his parents and brother David Burks.Â
He is survived by his son, Matt Burks (Jessica); daughterÂ Karen Braughton (Tom); sisters Loretta Hefley (Larry), Wanda Jenkins (Ron) and Mary Crowder (Luke); and grandchildren Connor and Cael Braughton and Coil and Kinsley Burks.
A private family memorial will be held at a later date.