Archive - Obituary
January 14th, 2015
Andrew Eugene Poole, 27, of Maumelle passed away Jan. 3, 2015 in Monterrey, Mexico.
He was born Oct. 20, 1987, in Shreveport, La., to Ben F. Poole and Janet Poole Johnson.
Andrew was a wireless engineer at Hewlett Packard. He attained Eagle Scout ranking in Boy Scouts of America, had a positive influence on everyone he met, and his smile lit up a room.
Shirley Darlene Bates, 64, of Benton passed away Monday Jan. 12, 2015. She was born Nov. 5, 1950 in Saline County.
Shirley retired after 30 years as an RN at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jeff Golleher and Johnnie Kyle Golleher.
She is survived by her son, Larry Adam Bates of Benton; a brother, Ricky Joe Ward of Benton; a grandson, Jason Adam Bates of Benton; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service is scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 16, at Ashby Funeral Home.
Burial will follow at New Rosemont Cemetery.Â
Bonnie Hulsey, 92, of Benton, died Monday, Jan. 12, 2015.Â She was born Oct. 31, 1922 to the late Jess Meredith and Mattie Lou Ward Meredith and was a nursing assistant at the Arkansas State Hospital.Â
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Hulsey; her daughter, Reva Barcley; a son, Ronnie Hulsey; and a stepson, Ross Hulsey.