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Delbert Weaver

TILLAR - Delbert Walter Weaver, 94 of Tillar passed away April 22, 2015. He was born on February 17, 1921 in Desha County the son of George and Mamie Weaver. Mr. Weaver was a member of Richland Baptist Church, 32* Mason and the D.A.V. Mr. Weaver was a retired farmer; and a veteran of World War II; he held the rank of sergeant in the United States Army. His parents and first wife, Lydia Ellen Cosby Weaver, one son, Bobby Joe Weaver, 11 brothers and two sisters preceded him in death.

Laronda McElroy

Ms. Laronda McElroy transitioned from her earthly home to her heavenly home of April 13, 2015. She was born on December 6, 1986 to Edwina Jones and the late James McElroy, Sr.

Racheal Faber

WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA - Racheal Ann Melton Faber, 43, of Williamsburg, Va., previously of Pine Bluff, Ark., passed away Monday, April 20, 2015 at Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center in Richmond, Va.

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James Davis

Funeral services for Mr. James Davis, 89, of Pine Bluff, passed March 04 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, will be held Saturday, March 14 at 11:00 a.m. St. Hurricane MBC, Rev. Derrick L. Easter pastor, Rev. George Stepps, eulogist.

Roy Collins

Mr. Roy Lee Collins, 62, of Pine Bluff passed Friday, March 6, 2015. He was born in Fresno, Ark. to the late John Westley Frazier, Sr. and Ella Mae (Collins) Knight of Pine Bluff.

Mrs. Lottie Campbell

Mrs. Lottie Wylodean [Crittendon] Campbell was born May 30, 1920, in Decatur, Ill., and passed away on March 10, 2015, in Pine Bluff, Ark. She resided in Pine Bluff with son Dr. Michael Bates since 2003. During the last phase of her life she was lovingly taken care of by daughter, Elizabeth Moore and granddaughter Marci Pope.

Ivory Johnson, Jr.

KILLEEN, TEXAS - Ret. SFC Ivory Johnson, Jr., 48, of Killeen, Texas, formerly of Pine Bluff, Ark. passed away March 3, 2015, at a Killeen, Texas Hospital. Services will be held Friday March 13, 2015 12:00 p.m. at Perishing Park Baptist Church- Killeen, Texas. Pastor Mark Lee officiating. Visitation will be Thursday March 12, 2015 from 6-8 p.m. at the church. Burial with Full Military Honors will be Friday March 13, 2015 in Killeen Texas at 2:00 p.m. at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.

Frances Cogbill

KATY, TEXAS - Due to the inclimate weather, the location of the service has been changed from Graceland Cemetery to Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors, 807 Cherry Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

Mirl Mitchell, Jr.

STUTTGART - Funeral services for Mr. Mirl William Mitchell, Jr. , 81, of Stuttgart, Ark., passed March 8, at Crestpark in Stuttgart, will be held Friday 11 a.m. St. Paul MBC Church 4414 Hwy 33, Roe, Ark. Rev. Henry Dabner Sr. officiating. He was born June 5, 1933 in Roe, Ark. son of the late Henrietta & Mirl Mitchell Sr. He attended school St. Paul Church School. He was baptized at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church in Roe, Arkansas.

Meiko Taylor

STAR CITY - Mieko Taylor, 79 of Star City, died Tuesday at her home. She was born December 16, 1935 in Kitamatsuura-gun, Nagasaki-ken, Japan to the late Asakichi and Hatsu Matsumoto Samejima.