March 6th, 2014
Harlan David Beaty, 61, of Benton died Tuesday, March 4, 2014, of a heart attack. He was born in Little Rock on Sept.Â 23,Â 1952, to Horace â€śBuckâ€ť and Irene Beaty. Harlan was a lover of the outdoors.
His favorite hobbies were working in the yard, building things and painting. He loved his family.Â He spent many hours tracking the family lines and travelling to different places to research records and photograph headstones.
Florriedeen W. Lyle, 100, of Benton passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014.Â She was born July 30, 1913, in Searcy to the late Delbert and Odeen Smith Wakenight.Â
Mrs. Lyle was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Benton and a retired teacher in the Benton School District.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Thomas B. Lyle, in 1956.
She is survived by her daughter, Linnie Lyle of Benton.
A private graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at Dalewood Cemetery, 2122 West Pullen St. in Pine Bluff.
Linda Joyce Lewis, 67, of Benton went to be with the Lord on March 3, 2014. She was born Feb. 16, 1946, in Limestone County, Ala., to Alvin Burdgett and the late Francis Aday Posey.
Linda was a member of Wrightâ€™s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Benton. She enjoyed many hobbies including flower gardening, painting and crocheting.
Linda worked as an LPN in the medical field. She is remembered for loving her family unconditionally.
Linda was preceded in death by her mother; and a son, Robert Lance Lewis.