Archive - Obituary
September 17th, 2014
Sarah Emilie Groves Jones, 74, of New Edinburg died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.Â She was born May 15, 1940, in MonticelloÂ
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank Groves and Marguerite Kelley Groves; her husband, Robert L. Jones; and one brother, Edward Groves.Â
James Neighbours, 80, of Bryant passed away Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.
He was born Nov. 30, 1933. in Malvern.
Mr. Neighbours worked for the Arkansas State Police and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Bryant.Â
He was preceded in death by his parents, Whitt and Verda Neighbours; his first wife, Barbara Neighbours; a daughter, Joe Ella; a stepson, Dale Night; and a sister, Jean Hendrix.
Inez F. Petty Whatley, 83, of Benton passed away Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014.
She was born Oct. 15, 1930, in Texas.Â
Mrs. Whatley was a homemaker and a member of New Life Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Clara and John Petty; four sisters; and one brother.
She is survived by her husband of 65 years, A.G. Whatley; two sons, Richard Whatley and Sonny Whatley (Ann); two daughters, Frances Wisely (Scotty) and Patricia Woods (Richard); seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.