January 24th, 2014
Dr. Raymond Gilbert Ramsey, age 81, of Little Rock, passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at Hospice Home Care Inpatient Unit.
He was born July 15, 1932, in Little Rock, to the late Raymond and Estelle (Sossamon) Ramsey White.
Raymond married Mary Sue Godfrey in Little Rock on Aug. 21, 1953. They had two children.
He attended University of Arkansas School of Pharmacy and graduated in 1961 with a doctorate in pharmacy.Â He served as a preceptor for pharmacy students at UAMS.Â He had worked for Pettyâ€™s Drug Store (more recently USA Drug).
Deacon John C. Duke was born to the late John and Dorothy Duke in Mobile, Ala., on Nov. 5, 1929.Â He passed away at Saline Memorial Hospital on Jan. 23, 2014, surrounded by his loving family.
John was preceded in death by his son, Bobby Duke.
Irvin Jones, 84, of Bryant passed away Jan. 22, 2014.Â He was born Oct. 22, 1929, in Saline County to the late Johnny Larkin and Willie Dodson Jones.
Irvin was a member of Holland Chapel Baptist Church and served three years with the Army Air Corps.Â He was retired from Alcoa.
Irvin was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Johnny and Jesse Jones; and a sister, Jacquelyn Hosaka.