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January 16th, 2014

James Thomas Hogue

January 16, 2014

James Thomas Hogue, 88, of Mabelvale passed away Monday, Jan. 13, 2014.  He was born in Saline County on Aug. 1, 1925, to the late Thomas Randolph and Pearl Hogue.
He served in the Navy during World War II and worked for the railroad during his lifetime.
James was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and one brother.

Charles G. Briggs

January 16, 2014

Charles G. Briggs, 78, of West Memphis died Jan. 10 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Mr. Briggs was a retired insurance salesman and of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Arnold Elexander "A. E." Briggs and Velma Leo Long Briggs; five brothers; and two sisters.
He is survived by two sisters, Patsy Briggs Cash of Latham, Ill., and Pamela Briggs Coulter of West Memphis; and a brother, Danny Briggs of Benton.
No service is planned.
Arrangements are by by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home, 201 North Pine, West Memphis, Ark.

Edward Ellsworth Allbritton

January 16, 2014

Edward Ellsworth Allbritton, 70, of Benton went to be with his Lord on Jan. 13, 2014.
He was born April 14, 1943, in Little Rock and grew up in Magnet Grove. He was the former owner of Ed and Kay’s Restaurant in Benton, and for the past 10 years had worked as a long-haul truck driver. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and enjoyed talking to people. He never met a stranger.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Nealie Williams Allbritton; two brothers, William Allbritton and Fred Allbritton.

Daniel Boone Nickels Sr.

January 16, 2014

Daniel Boone Nickels Sr., 87, of Benton went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014.
He was born Aug. 1, 1926, in Soldier, Ky., to Sherman and Goldie Nickels. He served in the Navy during World War II and retired as a disabled veteran. 
Mr. Nickels was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Perry Nickels; his wife, Pearl Nickels; and a son, Daniel B. Nickels Jr. of Louisiana.

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