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Carl Cogshell

LITTLE ROCK - Carl Lee Cogshell, age 52, of Little Rock, Ark. died Sunday. Survivors are his Parents: Arthur and Versey Cogshell, 3 daughters: Ercia, Dr. Andrea, and Carmen, 5 Grandchildren, 3 brothers: Tracey, Corey,and Tony, 4 Sisters: Victoria, Treva, and Olivia. Grandmother Everlina Iverson. Funeral service will be 12:00 Noon Saturday July 19, 2014 Grace Temple 4217 South Shackleford Road, Little Rock,Arkansas. Visitation will be 6:00-7:30 p.m. Friday also at Grace Temple.

Roslyn Daniels

Ms. Roslyn Daniels 50, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Christian Way Funeral Home.

Frank Seals, Jr.

Mr. Frank Elbert Seals, Jr., 70, of Pine Bluff, passed Thursday, 26, 2014. He was born in Wabbaseka to the late Franks Seals, Sr. and Essie Lean (Bohannon) Crawford. Survivors Include: wife, Eunita R. (Rice) Seals of Pine Bluff; daughters Eulanda Seals King of Dallas, Texas, Euleah Seals of Conway, brothers, Charles Rice of Pine Bluff, Roy Lee Seals of England, Carlton Seals of Tucson, Ariz., Wayne Seals of Bethesda, MD, Kim Seals of Little Rock, Willie Seals of Phoenix, Ariz.; sisters, Brenda Peoples of Little Rock, Marilyn Enright of Pine Bluff, Beverly Riggins of Dallas, Texas; One Grandchild.

Kenneth Battles

Mr. Kenneth Battles, 56 of Pine Bluff passed Saturday, June 28, 2014. Funeral Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Yvonne Treadwell

Mrs. Yvonne Branscomb Treadwell, 77, of Pine Bluff, passed Friday, June 27, 2014. She was born in Newport to the late Joseph Benjamin Branscomb, Sr., and Luzeida (bell) Branscomb.

Geneva Dison

FAIRFIELD BAY - Geneva Lephiew Dison, 84, of Fairfield Bay, Ark., formally of Warren, Ark., died Sunday June 29. Visitation Tuesday July 1, from 6-8 p.m. at Frazer Funeral Home in Warren, Ark. Funeral services Wednesday, July 2, at 10:00 a.m. Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Garrison Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Online guest register

James Moore

STAR CITY - James “Jim” Kenneth Moore, 77, of Star City, died June 23, 2014. He was born on March 4, 1937 in Dumas, to the late Clyo Moore and Wilma Waller Moore. Mr. Moore retired from the United States Navy.

Brenda Sue Frye

Brenda Sue Frye, 65, of Pine Bluff, died Wednesday, June 25, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors.

Frances Krzysztyniar

Frances Spoust Krzysztyniar, 93, of Pine Bluff died May 29, 2014 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Pine Bluff. She was the daughter of the late Charles J. and M. Frances Grochowska Spoust.

Mark Branson

DUMAS - Mark Alan “Tid” Branson, 49 of Dumas died June 23, 2014 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born February 8, 1965 in Dumas. Mark was a graduate of Watson Chapel High School class of 1983, University of Arkansas at Monticello, class of 1987 majoring in Agri business. He was an employee of Helena Chemical for 7 years, a soybean and cotton consultant and a farmer, having last worked for Pickens & Son. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Gould. Mark‘s grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. J.O. Knight, Mr. and Mrs. Woodie Castleberry, Sr. and Mr. and Mrs. L.E. Branson Sr. preceded him in death. Survivors are his parents, Woodie & Nedra Knight Castleberry of Gould; one daughter, Autumn Branson of Little Rock, one sister, Judith (Eddie) Holcomb of Sheridan, one Step daughter, Brandy (John) Moyar of Gould, one niece, Jennifer (Jim Bob) Wentz of Sheridan, one nephew Tyler (Jodi) Threlkeld of Russellville, great niece, Addyson Wentz and one great nephew, Drake Threlkeld and other family members and friends. Funeral services held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, June 27 at Griffin Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dubs Byers officiating and visitation held one hour prior to funeral service, with burial in Dark Corner Cemetery, Gould. Memorials may be to Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, P.O. Box 328, Gould, Ark. Arrangements are by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas.

Ruby Franklin

LAKE VILLAGE - Ruby Lee Griswood Franklin 91, of Lake Village, Arkansas, formally of Pine Bluff, went to be with her Lord and Savior June 24th, 2014 in Little Rock, Ark. She was born December 3, 1922 to Ora Amma and John Baxter (JB) Griswood of Dermott Ark. Ms. Ruby taught for a while after her stint working in the aviation industry during WWII, raised a family, returned to work and retired in 1997 from NCTR.

Janelle Briant

NEW EDINBURG - Janelle Marie Briant, age 47, of New Edinburg, Ark., died Tuesday, June 24th at the Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, Ark. She was born May 31st , 1967 in Richmond, California, a daughter of Gene Briant and Joyce Walton Briant, New Edinburg, Ark. She was a graduate of New Edinburg High School in 1984 and a graduate of Louisiana Tech University in 1989 with a Degree in Business Administration. Funeral services 2:00 pm Friday, June 27th at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in Moseley Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation 6pm to 8pm Thursday, June 26th at Frazer’s. Online guestbook

Floyd Adcock

WHITE HALL - Floyd Wayne Adcock, age 77, of White Hall, Ark., died Tuesday, June 24th at the Jefferson Regional Medical Center. He was born December 9th, 1936 in Warren, a son of the late Floyd Lee Adcock and Jessie Reppond Adcock. He was a retired employee of Gaylord Paper Company with 36 years of experience and a Baptist. He loved to fish and deer hunt with his friends in the Herbine Hunting Club in Herbine, Funeral services 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 27th at Frazer’s Chapel. Burial in McFarland Cemetery by Frazer’s. Visitation 9:00 a.m. till service time on Friday, June 27th at Frazer’s.

Jazmine Williams

RIVERSIDE, CALIF. - Funeral services for Jazmine Williams 14 years of Riverside, Calif., passed June 17, at Kalser Hospital in Pontana, Calif., will be Thursday 9:30 a.m. at LaSierra University Church in Riverside, Calif.

Martha Sorrels

ATLANTA, GEORGIA - Martha Jane Sorrels, age 85, of Atlanta, Georgia, died Sunday, June 15 at Medical Center of South Arkansas in El Dorado. A joint memorial service will be held at Saline Baptist Church for both Martha and her daughter Cherri, at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, June 29, 2014. Burial will be at Adams-Singer Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Visitation will be 30 minutes prior to the service Sunday, June 29, at Saline Baptist Church. Memorials may be made to: Saline Baptist Church, 807 Highway 8 South, Hermitage, AR 71647. Online guest register