Archive - Obituary
February 4th, 2014
Leonard Earl Cathcart, 87, of Benton, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014.Â He was born November 15, 1926 in Lonsdale, to the late Robert and Claudia Cathcart.Â Mr. Cathcart was a U.S. Army Veteran and a member of Ten Mile Baptist Church.Â He retired in 1986 after 35 years from Texas Eastern Pipeline as a transportation supervisor.Â Mr. Cathcart enjoyed his family, friends, gardening, fishing and hunting.Â
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.
Opal Lucille McCormick, 64, of Lonsdale, passed away Monday, Feb.
Edythe Guess Bell, of Des Arc, Ark and most recently of Benton, went to be with the Lord on her 95th birthday Feb. 3, 2014. Edythe was born on Feb. 3, 1919 in Des Arc to Tura Lucene Owen Guess and George Washington Guess. Edythe was known by many names; Mom, Sister, Deedie and Friend. These names exemplified who she was, her unselfish love for her children and how she gave of her time to help family and friends. She painted, gardened and made furniture for her family and special friends. But most of all she loved cooking for her family and treasured the time she spent with them.
Dorothy Blanch Childress, 91, of Bauxite, passed away Feb. 3, 2014.Â She was born April 11, 1922 in Bauxite, to the late Sherman and Rose Thomas Reid.Â She was of the Pentecostal faith.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents, five brothers, one sister and husband, Albert Childress.