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Julie Dobbins

Julie Lenore Dobbins, age 62, of Pine Bluff, died Friday, June 24, 2016. A lifelong resident of Pine Bluff, Julie was a daughter of the late Roy Heaton Dobbins and Margaret Lou Hugon Dobbins, born on February 15, 1954 at Davis Hospital.

Bernice Fletcher

Ms. Bernice L. Fletcher, 76, of Pine Bluff, Ark., passed Thursday, June 23, 2016. She was born in Lake Village, Ark., to the late Charlie Fletcher and Lu Daisy Carter Fletcher Scott.

Ida Henry

WHITE HALL - Ida Charline Henry, 78, of White Hall, Ark. departed her temporary body June 25, 2016 to be with Jesus to await her coming resurrection. She was born October 20, 1937 in Redfield, Ark. to Johnie Edward Walters (deceased) and Lennie Dearmore Walters (deceased) both of Redfield. Four older siblings preceded her in death: Doris Overton, Mamie Wootton, Johnie Walters Jr., and Jean Walker. Two younger siblings still reside in Redfield: Barry Walters and Gwendolyn Liles. Her three children are William Henry Jr. of Batesville, Ark, Teddy Henry of Redfield, and Tamara Henry of Venice Beach, Calif. She is blessed by seven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Thomas Lyon

SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. - Thomas Allen Lyon, 88, of San Francisco died at home on June 22, 2016. Tom grew up in Arkansas, and was a proud alumnus of the University of Arkansas as well as the University of Chicago. Tom worked for Cummins Engine Company for more than 30 years, retiring as the owner of Cummins West in San Francisco. After retiring, Tom was a devoted volunteer to St. Dominic’s School and more recently for Hospice by the Bay. He is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Augusta Rose Lyon; two daughters, Mary Kay (John Tannebring) and Barbara (Ian Fryer), as well as four grandchildren, Paula, George, Tom and Andrew.

Arthur Lenderman

MONTICELLO - Arthur J. (Junior) Lenderman, age 74, of Monticello passed away Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at the Veteran’s Hospital in Little Rock. He was born July 25, 1941 in Garrett Bridge, Ark. to the late Arthur Isaac Lenderman and Zeffie Lois Williams Lenderman. He was a veteran of the United States Army, a farmer and member of Old Union Southern Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Leroy Lenderman.

John Armstrong

PARKVILLE, MO. — John M. Armstrong, 84, of Parkville, Mo. passed away Saturday, May 21, 2016. He was born in Rison, Ark. to Jessie W. Armstrong and Mattie Armstrong on September 27, 1931.

Anderson Flowers

PARIS, TEXAS — Apostle Anderson Flower, III, 36, of Paris, Texas, formerly of Pine Bluff, Ark. passed May 29, 2016. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Robert Scales

NORTH LITTLE ROCK — Robert L. Scales, 44, of North Little Rock passed May 26, 2016. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Geraldine Nichols

Geraldine Lynette Nichols, 76, of Pine Bluff passed May 25, 2016 at Davis Life Care Center. Born January 20, 1940 in Sherrill, Ark. to the late Willie M. and Florence Nichols.

Joseph Bottom

Joseph Guy Bottom, 88, of Pine Bluff, Ark, died Tuesday, May 31, 2016, at Davis Life care center. He was born August 15, 1927, in Pine Bluff to Joe and Jennie Guy Bottom.

V.L. Fergusson

CONWAY — V.L. (Bebo) Fergusson, 89, of Conway, died Sunday, May 29, 2016. He was born in his grandparents’ house in the Sulphur Springs community near Pine Bluff, Ark.

Alma T. Ogletree

BENTONVILLE — Alma T. Roberts Ogletree, 92 of Lowell passed away Sunday, May 29, 2016 in Bentonville. She was born January 17, 1924 in Montague County, Texas to Elic and Susan McMillion Cagle.