Archive - Obituary
Estelle E. Taliaferro White, 92, of Benton passed away Dec. 9, 2014.Â She was born Oct. 25, 1922Â in Fenter, Arkansas, one of seven children born to Charles and Lucy Caroline Fenter Taliaferro.Â
Mrs. White was a graduate of U of A at Â Fayetteville, where she earned an education degree. During World War II, she and her sisters worked at the defense plant in Jacksonville.Â She began her teaching career in a one-room school in the Sweet Home Community in Grant County,
Donald Charles Goebel, 79 of Benton, died Sunday Dec. 7 at his home.Â He was born March16, 1935 in Lincoln, Nebraska.Â Until his death, Donald was always surrounded by love from his family and community.Â He was such a strong and brilliant man, always full of humor and such a hard worker.Â Donald truly loved his family and the Lord.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Marcile Goebel, sons, Bob and Rick Goebel.
Alonzo F. Mitchell, 80, of Fort Smith, passed away Saturday Dec. 6, 2014 in his home. He was born March 20, 1934 in Waldron, to the late James W. and Sarah E. Mitchell. He was retired from the United States Air Force and the United State Postal Service. He was a member of Unity Missionary Baptist Church, VFW Post 8845, American Legion Post #31, DAV and Vietnam Veterans of America.