Obituaries

Richard A. "Rick" Billingsley Obituary

Richard A. Billingsley, former Chief Nursing Officer at Mena Regional Health System, died January 16, 2022 at his home in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. He was 67. Rick was born April 16, 1954 in Mena to Ri...

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Lawrence Philpot Obituary

Lawrence Philpot, age 84, passed away Thursday, January 13, 2022, in Mena, Arkansas. He was born, August 29, 1937, in Hawley, Texas to the late Odis and Blake Philpot. Lawrence lived his life on his...

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Helen Marie Lindgren Obituary

Helen Marie Lindgren, age 94, passed away Sunday, January 16, 2022, in Mena, Arkansas. Helen was born in Dallas, Texas in 1927 to the late Carl and Blanch Farrar. She graduated Crozer Tech High Scho...

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Jerry Madison Liles Obituary

Mr. Jerry Madison Liles, age 73, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in Mena, Arkansas. He was born April 29, 1948, to the late Guy and Ethel Bates Liles. Mr. Liles was a mechanic by profession...

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Clara Marie (Moller) Clark Obituary

Clara Marie (Moller) Clark, age 83, of Cherry Hill, Arkansas passed away Saturday, January 15, 2022, at her home. She was born March 21, 1938, in Ogalla, Nebraska to Fredrick Robert Moller and Ru...

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Aldridge Clay Booth Obituary

Aldridge Clay Booth, age 64, passed away Saturday, January 15, 2022, in Pine Ridge, Arkansas. He was born October 2, 1957, to Bobbie Sue Booth Thompson. Aldridge worked for Boeing Aircraft for most ...

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Beverly Ann Anderson Obituary

Beverly Ann Anderson, age 68, of Watson, Oklahoma died Friday, December 24, 2021 at the Mena Regional Health System. She was born on Saturday, February 28, 1953 to Ira Clifford Jones and Leeda May Bro...

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Janice Ann Evans Obituary

Janice Ann Evans, age 65, of Mena, Arkansas passed away Saturday, January 15, 2022, at her home. She was born November 29, 1956, in Mena, Arkansas to Elgie “L. D.” Strother and Opal C...

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Elizabeth Sue "Liz" Taylor Obituary

Elizabeth Sue "Liz" Taylor, age 78, of Hatfield, Arkansas died Thursday, January 13, 2022 at her home in Hatfield, Arkansas. She was born on Monday, August 30,1943 to David McVicker and Mild...

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Sheila Lisa Lynn Holliday Obituary

Mrs. Sheila Lisa Lynn Holliday, age 54, of Mena passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, at Mena Regional Health Systems, in Mena. Sheila was born May 20. 1967 in Lewisville, Arkansas to the late...

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John Wayne "Jack" Hickenbottom Obituary

John Wayne “Jack” Hickenbottom, age 80, passed away Friday, January 7, 2022, in his home at Hodgens, Oklahoma. He was born September 26, 1941, in News Comers Town, Ohio to Roy Hickenbottom...

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Roy Marvin Smallwood Obituary

Mr. Roy Marvin Smallwood, age 50, passed away Wednesday, January 12, 2022, in Mena, Arkansas. He was born August 19, 1971, in Springfield, Oregon to the late Roy Lee Smallwood and Margie Catherine D...

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M.L. Keeney Obituary

M.L. Keeney, age 89, of Cove, died Monday, January 10, 2022 at the Mena Regional Health System in Mena, Arkansas. He was born on Wednesday, February 3, 1932 to Pearl and Ethel Keeney in Cove, Arkansas...

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Jimmie "Jim" Claude Hartin Obituary

Jim Hartin, age 71, of Watson, Oklahoma passed away Sunday, January 9, 2022, in Watson, Oklahoma. He was born July 14, 1951, in Mena, Arkansas to Fred Hartin and Ollie Smith Hartin. Mr. Hartin was a...

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Patti Lucille Hampton Obituary

Patti Lucille Hampton, age 77, of Smithville, Oklahoma passed away Sunday, January 9, 2022 at National Park Medical Center in Hot Springs, Arkansas. She was born on Thursday, December 14, 1944 to Walk...

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Dr. David Paul Brown (Doc) Obituary

Beloved husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, neighbor and Doctor. A highly respected man who cared deeply for everyone around him. He lived life with passion, positivity and leadership....

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Gracie L. Parnell Obituary

Mrs. Gracie L. Parnell, age 95, passed away Friday, January 7, 2022, in Vian, Oklahoma. She was born October 12, 1926, to the late Thomas Benton and Lorena Hicks Brock. She was joined in marriage to...

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Glen Alex "Al" Tunnell Obituary

Glen Alex “Al” Tunnell, 76, of Smithville, Oklahoma passed away Friday, January 7, 2022 at his home surrounded by his family, who loved him dearly. Al was born in Watson, Oklahoma, to th...

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Darrel David Bruce

Darrel David Bruce, age 67, passed away November 23, 2021, in Little Rock, Arkansas. He was born November 12, 1954, in Mena, Arkansas, to the late Alfred Edwin and Nadine Webb Bruce. Mr. Bruce ...

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Janet Mardell Abraham Obituary

Janet Mardell Abraham, age 68, of Rose Hill, Kansas died Saturday, January 1, 2022 at Kansas Medical Center in Andover, Kansas with her family by her side. She was born on Saturday, December 5, 1953 t...

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Helen Diane Russell Obituary

Helen Diane Russell, age 66, of Mena, Arkansas died Tuesday, December 28, 2021 at Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock. She was born on Saturday, July 23, 1955 to Bobby Lee Robertson and Myrtle Hele...

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Richard "Rick" Duane Higgins Jr. Obituary

Richard “Rick” Duane Higgins Jr., age 63, passed away Friday, December 24, 2021, in Houston, Texas. He was born August 8, 1958, in Mena, Arkansas to the late Richard Duane and Eva Lou Wi...

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Charles "Dood" Baker Obituary

Our beloved uncle and friend, Charles "Dood" Baker, passed away with family by his side on January 1, 2022 at the age of 85 in Texarkana, TX. Charles was born to Jimmie and Lula Baker on J...

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Ellis Lloyd Posey Jr. Obituary

Mr. Ellis Lloyd Posey Jr., age 91, passed away Wednesday, December 29, 2021 in Mena, Arkansas at home. He was born October 8th, 1930 in Mena to the late Ellis Lloyd Posey, Sr. and Mary Alice McAllis...

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Robbie Nadine Pettit Rath Griglio Obituary

Robbie Nadine Pettit Rath Griglio, age 96, of Mena, Arkansas, died Sabbath, January 1, 2022. She was born on December 13, 1925 to James Grover and Alvenia Aynes Pettit in Pushmataha County, Oklahoma. ...

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Donald Gene Vaught Obituary

Mr. Donald Gene Vaught, age 48, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021, in Smithville, Oklahoma. He was born April 27, 1973, in Dequeen, Arkansas, to Thomas Gail and Gracie DoyLene Parnell Vaugh...

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Robert Edward Gray Obituary

Mr. Robert Edward Gray, age 84, passed away Tuesday, December 28, 2021, in Mena, Arkansas. He was born May 27, 1937, to the late, Albert H. and Ribelle Jay Brocato Gray. He is preceded in death b...

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William Paul Taylor Jr. Obituary

William Paul Taylor Jr., age 80, of Mena, Arkansas, died Friday, December 3, 2021 at his home. He was born Saturday, December 7, 1940 to William Paul and Miriam Bonham Edmondson Taylor in Little Rock,...

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Albert "Little John" Roy Johnson Obituary

Albert “Little John” Roy Johnson, age 70, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021, in Texarkanna, Texas. He was born March 13, 1951, in Odessa, Texas to the late Carl Albert and Gladys Vir...

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Vicki Diane Lyles Obituary

Vicki Diane Lyles, age 64, passed away Sunday, December 26, 2021, in Mena, Arkansas. She was born September 7, 1957, in Mena, Arkansas to Allie Odell and Iva Leah Standridge Egger. Ms. Lyles wa...

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