Archive - Obituary
January 28th, 2015
Prentis Ralph Field Sr., 77, of Benton, died Jan. 24, 2015.
He was born Jan. 24, 1937 in Reedsville, West Virginia, to the late Charles Ray and Goldie Field.
He was a United States Air Force veteran and an appliance repairman. He never met a stranger. He loved children, his family and life.
He was preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.
A lifetime resident of Benton, and a proud and treasured member of the Benton High School class of 1961, Marilyn Lucille Cox left behind the struggles of a life of polio on Jan. 25, 2015.
Despite contracting polio in the second grade, Marilyn graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Arkansas State Teachers College in Conway and earned a Master of Arts degree from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville.
Zachary Andrew Ratliff, age 30, of Benton passed away Friday, Jan. 23, 2015.
He was born in Hot Springs on April 21, 1984, to Gene and Robin (George) Ratliff.
He loved coachingÂ one of the 8-year-old Bryant All Star Baseball teams and his son's basketball team. He was very active in the activities of his children.Â He loved spending time with his family, especially his wife and children, who were the light of his life.