Archive - Obituary
July 29th, 2014
Larry Wayne Goodson, 63, of Benton passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014.Â He was a son of Rex E. Goodson and Lois (Holland) Malone. Mr. Goodson was an over the road truck driver for several companies.Â He served in the Air Force as a fireman.
He was preceded in death by three brothers.
He is survived by his parents; son, William Burton; daughters, Susan Keown (Jesse) and Tammie Beasley; seven grandchildren, Julie Goodson, Jesse Keown, Jr., Caleb Wyman, Erika Viverette, David Beasley, Jacob Beasley, and Daniel Beasley; two sisters; and one brother.
David L. Shewmaker, 53, of Bryant, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, July 26, 2014. David was born in Paragould, on November 4th,1960 to W.T. and Neva Shewmaker. David graduated from Paragould High School in 1978 and received a bachelorâ€™s degree in Computer Science from Arkansas State University. David's career as a software engineer spanned 32 years most recently with SAP of Walldorf, Germany.
William Troy Skinner Sr., 78, of Benton passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. He was born Sept. 2, 1935 in Greenbrier, to Luther and Jessie (Bates) Skinner.
Troy served in the U.S. Air Force. He enjoyed being surrounded by his family and friends, playing the guitar, hunting, fishing, camping and spending lots of time with his dog, Lady.
Troy was a member of Sharon Missionary Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother and sister-in-law, Bob and Betty Skinner; and his sister, Pauline Murphey.