Archive - Obituary
January 26th, 2015
Willie Mae English, 75, of Bryant, departed this earth with her family at her side on Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. She was born Nov. 18, 1939 in Arkansas. Mae retired from Southwest Medical Clinic in the Medical Records Dept.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse Swanner and Geneva Childress Swanner; and her first love, Calvin Andrew George.
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