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Betty Ford

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Mrs. Betty Ford, 61, of Washington, D.C. passed August 23, 2015. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Eunice Johnson

LITTLE ROCK — Eunice Ann Johnson, 61, of Little Rock died Wednesday, August 19, 2015. Visitation: August 27, 2015, 3-5:30 p.m. at Brown-Williams Funeral Home, Fordyce. Funeral: August 28, 2015, 11 a.m., Sweet Union COGIC, New Edinburg, Rev. Kevin Cooper officiating. Burial: Piney Grove Cemetery by Brown-William Funeral Home.

John Dunn

Funeral Services for John Henry Dunn, 82, of Pine Bluff passed August 18, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center, will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Greater Ward Chapel Church, 2700 West 6th Avenue, Reverend Charlene Boon, pastor.

Lyndell Gosnell

SHERIDAN - Lyndell Williams Gosnell, age 82, of Sheridan, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2015 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Ms. Gosnell was born November 2, 1932 in Grant County, the daughter of the late Leonard E. and Lillian Atchley Culpepper Williams. She was a member of North Main Baptist Church in Sheridan where she lived for many years. Ms. Gosnell loved to be involved in the outdoors, along with sharing time with cats and raccoons. She enjoyed babysitting, even keeping photos of each child throughout the years. Ms. Gosnell was preceded in death by her two brothers, James Ellis Williams and Harlan Williams; and two sisters, Dora Nelson and Martha Brown.

Verna Williams

WHITE HALL -Verna Godwin Williams, 87 of White Hall, went home to heaven August 4, 2015. She was born August 6, 1927 in Hot Springs, Ark. She was the daughter of the late Jesse M. Godwin and Pearl Meeks Godwin.

Frances White

MEMPHIS - Anna Frances Carter White, 85, of Memphis, passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2015. Born July 15, 1930 at Batesville, Ark. she was a daughter of the late Harry Carter and Opal Johnson Carter.

Alma Cooper

HOT SPRINGS - Funeral Services for Mrs. Alma Jean Cooper will be held 11 a.m. Friday at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness in Hot Springs, Elder Clemon White officiating. She passed August 1 in Hot Springs. She was born July 19, 1948 to the late Searcy & Carrie (Williams) McGeachey.

Lewis Crowder

Lewis Wayne Crowder, 69, of Pine Bluff, passed from this life Tuesday, August 4, 2015. He was born April 23, 1946 in Pine Bluff, son of Lewis C. and Lena Mae Simmons Crowder.

John Sims Jr.

FLINT, MICHIGAN - Mr. John W. Sims, Jr., 74, passed away Saturday, July 25, 2015 at Hurley Medical Center - Flint, Mich. Family hour 10 a.m. Thursday, August 6, 2015 at Heavenly Host Full Gospel Baptist Church, 2202 W. Dartmouth St., Flint, Mich. 48504, with funeral service commencing at 11 a.m. Pastor Lequin Williams, Sr. officiating.

Archie Hall

DENVER, COLORADO - Archie Lee Hall, 65, of Denver Colo. diedd Friday, July 24, 2015. Memorial Service, Thursday, August 6, 2015, 11 a.m., Kirk Chapel, 2101 Marion St. Denver, Colo. 80205

Sylvia Pennington

WATSON - Sylvia Pennington, long-time resident of Watson, Arkansas, died August 3, 2015 in Pine Bluff at the age of 95. Born in Perry County, Arkansas, on May 7, 1920, she was the daughter of Johnny and Mary Dickson Humphreys.