Archive - Obituary
January 26th, 2015
Robert (Bob) Hibbard, 85, of Benton, passed away Jan. 21, 2014.Â He was born Dec. 22, 1929 in Connecticut to the late Robert and Amy Burnham Hibbard.Â
Bob was preceded in death by his parents and Â sister, Janice Hibbard Hawks.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Billie Jean Hibbard, of Benton; son, John Hibbard; daughters, Wendy Hibbard, Sherry Stone, Debbie Trimble, Gay Turbyfill and Krissy Rogers; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
A visitation will be 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 25 at Ashby Funeral Home.
Cremation will follow visitation.
Irvin Dale Brown, 75, of Benton, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2015 at Arkansas Hospice and Home Care in Little Rock.Â He was born Oct. 10, 1939 in Mabelvale, to the late Forrest Irvin Brown and Emilie (Hurlimann) Brown. He was a member of Geyer Springs Baptist Church, a former pastor of New Life Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, and retired as a machine operator from Stone Container.Â Mr. Brown was a United States Marine Corp veteran.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by and one sister, Kitty Roe.Â Â
Anita Sweeney, 72, of Benton, passed away Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015.Â She was born Oct. 27, 1942 in Benton, to Juanita and Burton Bradley.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Tina Rachelle Eubanks.
Survivors include her son, William Bryan Sanges; son-in-law, Phillip Kime Eubanks; four grandchildren, Jessica Eubanks, Parker Eubanks, Riley Eubanks, Christopher Sanges; and a granddaughter-in-law, Heidie Taylor-Sanges, all of Benton.Â
Cremation arrangements provided by Roller-Ballard Funeral Home.Â