Archive - 2013
Wesley Ray Smith, 67, of Benton, passed away Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013.Â He was born August 14, 1946 in Benton.Â Mr. Smith was a member of Social Hill Missionary Baptist Church and was a carpet layer.Â
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, George A. Smith and Emer Ellen Smith, and Joseph Leonard Chism and Rosie Belle McGhee Chism; parents, Vernon C. and J. Berneice Smith; two brothers, Alvin Ellis Smith and Leonard Allen Smith.
Tammie Lynn Green, age 54, of Bryant, passed away Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013.Â She was born July 4, 1959 in St. Louis, Missouri.Â Tammie was the North American Accounting Manager for Almatis, Inc. and was an avid St. Louis Cardinal fan.Â
Jesse Ross â€śJ.R.â€ť Curtis, 70, of Hensley; passed away Friday, December 27, 2013.Â He was born September 12, 1943 in Little Rock, Arkansas.Â Mr. Curtis was a retired Produce Manager and an avid Razorback and Dodgers Fan.Â
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Curtis and his mother, Clara Belle Cole.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Curtis; three sons, Tony, Brian and Mark Curtis; two daughters, Kim McNeil and Gwen Gaston; ten grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services beginning at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30 at Ashby Funeral Home.
Visitation will be 1 to 2 p.m.
Roberta Faye Mason, 46, of Malvern died Monday, Dec. 23, 2013.Â She was born October 10, 1967 in Sheridan to Marshall Lee and Alice Faye Darnell.Â Mrs. Mason was a CNA at the Arkansas Health Center and Grant County Nursing Home.Â Her mother and one son, David Ockerman preceded her in death.
She is survived by her daughter, Catherine Ockerman of Benton; father, Marshall Lee Darnell of Malvern; one sister, Catherine Picklesimer of Bauxite; one brother, Edgar Lee Darnell of Sheridan; one granddaughter, Tâ€™earra Ockerman, several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and friends.