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June 25th, 2011

Sharon Gibbs

June 25, 2011

Sharon Gibbs, 61, of Benton, passed away June 24. She was born July 9, 1949, in Fort Smith, to the late George and Edith Sisco.

June 24th

Carmon Woodrow Hulsey

June 24, 2011

Carmon Woodrow Hulsey, 94, of Benton, passed away June 23.  He was born March 4, 1917 in Sayre, Alabama to the late William and Pearl Hulsey.  Carmon was a Pipe Fitter for Reynolds Metal Company, member of Calvary Baptist Church of Benton, Benton Lodge 34 and a  Army Veteran of World War II.
 He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and two grandchildren.

John Warren Page

June 24, 2011

John Warren Page, 63, of Benton, passed away June 22, 2011.  He was born January 29, 1948 in Morrison, Illinois to the late Beverly W. and Barbara Page.  John’s passion was singing with Barber Shop Quartets.
 Survivors, brother, James S. Page and wife, Carole of Spring, Texas, sisters, Pamela Fjeld-Hansen and husband, Jan of The Woodlands, Texas, Patricia Luers and husband, Dennis of Grapevine, Texas.
 Cremation arrangements were through Ashby Funeral Home.Memorial services will be held at a later date.
 On line guest book at www.ashbyfuneralhome.com

Lakeside runs through Everett 19-0

June 24, 2011

BENTON — Lakeside scored 12 runs in the top of the third inning to defeat the Benton AA Legion Everett GMC baseball team 19-0 in three innings.
Benton used four different pitchers as Lakeside nearly batted around twice in the inning. A three-run home run by Lakeside’s lead off hitter was the big blow but Lakeside also managed a two-run single and a RBI double.
A bases loaded walk forced in a run as did a hit by pitch.

June 23rd

Everett GMC loses to Pine Bluff

June 23, 2011

Everett GMC AA Legion baseball team lost 8-7 to Pine Bluff National Bank Tuesday night at home. Pine Bluff scored two runs in the top of the seventh inning to come back from a one-run deficit to win the game.
Pine Bluff also scored three runs in the first, one in the second and third and one in the sixth. Everett scored two in the third, four runs in the third and one in the fourth.
Everettt had seven runs on eight hits and Pine Bluff had eight runs on 13 hits.

June 22nd

Claudia Gould Davis Walker

June 22, 2011

Claudia Gould Davis Walker, 74, of Enola, formally of Bauxite, passed away June 20, 2011. She was born December 17, 1936, in Bauxite to the late Claude and Bertha Davis. Claudia was an assistant trust officer for Arizona Bank of Phoenix. She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Marilyn Shelton.
Survivors are her husband, Bob Walker of Enola, daughter, Wanda Jensen and husband, Drew of Arizona, brothers, Rex and Ray Davis of Benton and two grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, July 2, at Bauxite Cemetery.

Vance, Nail selected to all-star game

June 22, 2011

Benton head coach Chris Nail and senior Luke Vance will participate in the Arkansas Activities Association All-Star basketball game tonight in Fayetteville.
“It is a big honor because you are voted on by your peers,” Nail said. “We’ve had a good time up here and I’ve met some really good kids.
“It has been a great experience.”
Nail said he would use this time to talk shop and maybe learn some new strategies from the coaches.
“I’m around some good coaches up here and we talk a lot of ball,” Nail said. “You always want to do things that are successful.”

June 21st

Jodie Jones, Jr.

June 21, 2011

Jodie Jones, Jr., 82, recently passed away.
A graveside service will be held today at 1 p.m. at Evergreen East Cemetery in El Paso, Texas.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Jones; sons, Tommy Jones (Cindy) and John Heslep; daughter, Patricia Ann Blue; and sister, Virginia Alexander.
Arrangements are by Hillcrest Funeral Home.

Owen James “O.J.” Sawyer

June 21, 2011

Owen James “O.J.” Sawyer, 73, of Lono passed away June 20, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He was born to sharecroppers, Owen Sr.

James David Dollins

June 21, 2011

James David Dollins, age 62 of Benton, died on June 17. James was born in Paris, Texas on July 26, 1948, to his parents, James and Marrianne Dollins.
He is survived by his loving wife, Nita, of 18 years and has family in Texas and Australia. James was a Navy Veteran, having served in Vietnam and is now at peace.
Family comments: The family would like to express special thanks to Saline Memorial Hospice and staff.
Online guest book: www.dialanddudleyfuneralhome.com.

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