June 2nd, 2014
Otis Gary Shelton, age 70, of Benton died Thursday May 29, 2014.
He was born Jan. 3, 1944 in Detroit, Mich.
Gary was a retired maintenance worker.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Otis and Erie Chambers Shelton. Otis looked forward to having his morning coffee and playing ball with his dog Buddy. He enjoyed being outdoors working in his garden and crappie fishing.
Otis loved his grandchildren and will be greatly missed by everyone.
Veloria C. "Vee" Moore, 84, of Benton passed away May 26, 2014, at Hospice Home Care in Little Rock.Â
She was a member of Indian Springs Baptist Church and Bryant Senior Wellness and Activity Center.
Vee is survived by her husband, Dan Moore; her children, Sandy Haney (Johnny), Ray Martin (Becky), and Andrea McBryde (Michael); three stepchildren; two grandchildren and several great- grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
In accordance with her wishes, there will be no memorial service. Cremation services are by Cremations of Arkansas.
A man and woman were charged with felony battery after their neighbor reported they were fighting.
When officers responded to South Third Street, Lea Fletcher, 23, of Benton told them that Richard Isenhower, 34, also of Benton, had become aggressive with her. He allegedly struck her, strangled her and pushed her to the ground, according to the police report.
Fletcher allegedly fought back and Isenhower suffered facial scratches, a bite mark on the inside of his mouth and a bite mark on his left shoulder, according to the report.