Archive - Obituary
March 28th, 2014
Quincy Matthew â€śMattâ€ť Long, 34 years, 10 months, and 17 days, of Benton, was born May 1, 1979, in Benton.
He entered into eternal rest on March 18, 2014, at Saline Memorial Hospital.
Matt attended school in Bauxite. His favorite hobbies were spending time with his wife, kids, family and friends. He also loved camping, riding his motorcycle and tattooing.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Elroy and Freda Long and Marshall and Inez Isenhower; and also an aunt, Carolyn Long.
Our beloved mother, sister, daughter, aunt and friend, Vickie Lynn Land, age 61, of Benton, went home to her heavenly father this past Sunday, after a long progressive illness following Guillain-Barre syndrome and sarcoidosis.
She was saved, had made peace with the Lord and was eager to be united once more in eternal life with her father, Faber Thomas, and brother, Dickie Thomas. Vickie was a hard-working single mother who dedicated her life to providing for her children
Carl W. Scott, 87, of Benton passed away Tuesday, March 25, 2014.Â
He was born Sept. 27, 1926 in Prescott, to the late George and Georgia Floyd Scott.Â
Mr. Scott was an Army veteran of World War II, a retired truck driver and a member of Congo Road Baptist Church.Â He was a loving husband, father and grandfather and leaves behind many memories for his family to cherish. He loved the Lord and served him for many years.
Mr. Scott was an avid hunter and a fisherman and loved all things outdoors.Â
He was preceded in death by his parents, five brothers and one sister.