April 8, 2015 Edition

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Births

Terrell

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Dennis Dewayne Dunham Clinton Herriott Sr. Mary E. Holder
Tony Ray Marlin Glenda Elizabeth Weitkamp

Births

Briggs Ann Terrell

Tad and Morgan Terrell of Jonesboro have announced the birth of a daughter, born Feb. 24, 2015, at St. Bernards Birthcare Center in Jonesboro.

The baby weighed seven pounds, 13 ounces, and has been named Briggs Ann Terrell. She has two sisters, Alexis, 11, and Addie Grace, nine.

Grandparents are Tony and Kim Futrell, Chris and Valerie Sills, Tommy and Jean Fowler, all of Jonesboro; and Andy Terrell of Harrisburg.

Great-grandparents are David and Mary Ann Sills of Cherry Valley, Gary and Phyllis Schilly of Batesville, Edsel and Barbara Jean Terrell of Harrisburg and Mary Ann Graddy of Clover Bend.

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Obituaries

Dennis Dewayne Dunham

Dennis Dewayne Dunham, 61, of Viola, formerly of Hoxie, died April 3, 2015, in Sallisaw, Okla.

Born March 4, 1954, in Walnut Ridge, he was a landscaper and was of the Pentecostal faith.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnie Ethredge Dunham; his parents, Clifford Dee and Nila Gray Rutledge Dunham.

Survivors include a brother, Reginald Dunham, Viola; and an uncle, Bobby Rutledge, Hoxie.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

An online guestbook is available at www.bryanfh.com.

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Clinton Herriott Sr.

Clinton J M Herriott Sr., 84, of Hoxie, died April 6, 2015, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.

Born Jan. 24, 1931, in Clover Bend, he was the son of Theodore and Lida Halstead Herriott. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, a farmer and a factory worker. He was a lifelong resident of Lawrence County and was of the Baptist belief.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Hill Herriott; and a son, Roger Dale Herriott Sr.

Survivors include two sons, Clinton J M Herriott Jr. and Teddy Herriott; two daughters, Kathy Midgett and Sandra Herriott; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral is Friday at noon at House-Gregg Funeral Home with Don House officiating. Burial will be in Clover Bend Cemetery.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

Pallbearers will be Steve Graddy, Stan Jones, Alex Latham, Tom Baker, Bob Goodwin and Dennis Coggins.

An online guestbook is available at www.housegreggfh.com.

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Mary E. Holder

Mary E. Holder, 87, of Jonesboro, died March 31, 2015, at Lexington Nursing Home in Jonesboro.

Born Dec. 28, 1927, in the Richwoods community, she was the daughter of Frank and Burley Rexroad Milligan. She was a longtime resident of Craighead County and was a member of South Ridge Baptist Church in Jonesboro. She retired from Hytrol as an executive secretary.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Sue King and Marie Stubblefield.

Survivors include three nephews, Jerry King and wife Babs, Jonesboro, and Danny Stubblefield and wife Karen and Dennis King and wife Tommie, all of Rockford, Ill.; three great-nephews; and three great-nieces.

Funeral was Saturday at 2 p.m. at House-Gregg Funeral Home with Rev. Karen Stubblefield officiating.

Pallbearers were Jerry King, Danny Stubblefield, Tony King, Ken Stubblefield and Joe Flores. Great-great-nephews served as honorary pallbearers.

An online guestbook is available at www.housegreggfh.com.

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Tony Ray Marlin

Tony Ray Marlin, 70, of Dayton, Ohio, formerly of Walnut Ridge, died March 28, 2015, at his home.

Born April 17, 1944, in Walnut Ridge, he was a U.S. Army veteran and a heavy equipment operator for construction. He was a member of the Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his father, Joe Harold Marlin; two brothers, Gary Marlin and Phillip Marlin; and a great-grandson, John-Luke Henley.

Survivors include a son, Nicholas Marlin, Dayton, Ohio; a daughter, Dawn Renee Marlin, Cabot; his mother, Ruby Irene Phillips Marlin, Newport; three brothers, Joe Marlin, Little Rock, Denver Marlin, Centerville, Ohio, and Rickey Marlin, Newport; two sisters, Anita Marlin Taylor, Irving, Texas, and Sandra Rummel, Batesville; two grandchildren, Joshua Roberts and Nichole Powell; and six great-grandchildren.

Graveside service was Saturday at 2 p.m. at Lawrence Memorial Park under the direction of Bryan Funeral Home.

Family and friends served as pallbearers.

An online guestbook is available at www.bryanfh.com.

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Glenda Elizabeth Weitkamp

Glenda Elizabeth Hackworth Weitkamp, 86, of Imboden, died March 25, 2015, at Walnut Ridge Nursing and Rehab.

Born Dec. 22, 1928, in Randolph County, she was the daughter of Lewis Francis and Annie Allred Hackworth. She lived most of her life in Pocahontas/Imboden area, except during the years she and her husband were raising a family in Peoria, Ill. She owned and operated a beauty salon in Peoria. After retirement, they moved to a farm on the Eleven Point River, near Imboden, and later moved to Pocahontas.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Gus Edward "Ted" Weitkamp; and a sister, Opal Lillian Weitkamp.

Survivors include a daughter, Sarah "Jeannie" Giboney, Albany, Ore.; two sons, Jim Weitkamp, Hanna City, Ill., and John Weitkamp, Dill City, Okla.; and four grandchildren, Teresa Calicotte, Kim Himegarner, Kevin Giboney, Travis Giboney; and six great-grandchildren.

The body was cremated. McNabb Funeral Home of Pocahontas had charge of arrangements. Burial will be at a later date in Sharum Cemetery.

An online guestbook is available at www.mcnabbfuneralhomes.com.

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