July 29th, 2014
Troy D. Sheridan, Sr., 73, of Benton passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Saline Memorial Hospital Hospice House in Bryant. He was born September 30, 1940 in Bauxite to the late Elsworth and Ora Webster Sheridan. Mr. Sheridan had worked as a security officer.
He is survived by his wife, Joyce Wilson Sheridan of Benton and two sons, Troy D. Jr. and wife Nancy Sheridan of Hot Springs and William C. and wife Diana Sheridan of Benton.
An internment will be held later at Bauxite Cemetery.
Valery Mae Turpin Bruner, 84 of Mabelvale, went to be with the Lord on July 28, 2014. She was born June 7, 1930 to Guy E. Turpin and Zenobia Bobbitt in Hugo, Oklahoma.
She is survived by three daughters; JoAnn Hill (Gene) of Mabelvale, Susan Hill, of Little Rock and Patty Taylor (Mike) of Mabelvale, son; Tommy Staggs (Tina) Little Rock, six grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson, two brothers; Melvin â€śRayâ€ť Turpin and William â€śBillâ€ť M. Turpin and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends that will miss her dearly.
Cheryl Beth Fox aka "Pook", of Benton, passed on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at National Park Hospital in beautiful Hot Springs, at the age of 64. She was born on March 8, 1950 in the "Home of Blues & BBQ", Memphis, TN. She attended Treadwell High School. (c/o 1968) She worked for the Board of Education and spent 30 years at FedEx-Memphis/Sacramento. Retiring with honors. 21 gun salute-trumpets-a parade... All the bells & whistles...â€¨She was married to Ora R Fox of Sacramento, CA for 17 love-filled years. They were the bestest of buddies.