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Lindsey Henry

HOT SPRINGS - Lindsey “Coach” Henry, 75, of Hot Springs passed away Friday September 12, 2014. He was born September 9, 1939 to the late Agnes Howard Henry and Lindsey Henry Sr. in El Dorado, Arkansas.

Cora Walker

Mrs. Cora “Sally” Walton Myles Walker, 98, of Pine Bluff passed Saturday, September 13, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Ola Chambers

FORDYCE - Mrs. Ola Chambers, 64, of Fordyce, Ark., passed Sunday, September 14, 2014. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Clark Bishop

LITTLE ROCK - Mr. Clark Edward Bishop, 66, of Little Rock passed Wednesday, September 10, 2014. He was born in Cornerstone to the late John Van Bishop, Sr. and Virgie (Reynolds) Bishop.

Jeanetta Watkins

SHERIDAN - Jeanetta B. Watkins, 79, of Sheridan, passed away Saturday, September 13, 2014. Mrs. Watkins was retired, but had worked at the former Weyerhaeuser Bag Company (presently Mondi) in Pine Bluff. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Pine Bluff. Survivors; husband, Harold Wayne “Red” Watkins of Sheridan; sons, Randy Weathers of Sheridan and Dennis (Charleen) Weathers of White Hall; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; five sisters; and two brothers.

Pauline Melton

WARREN - Pauline Melton, age 84, of Warren, Ark. (formerly of Johnson, Ark. and Pine Bluff, Ark.) died Saturday September 13. Survivors are two daughters Paula Riles, Bastrop, La. and Annette Daniels, Sallisaw, Okla. four grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild. Also preceding her in death was a daughter Mitzie Martin, brother Robert Reynolds and sisters Marcelle Clanton, Jimmie Castleberry, Erma Jean Copeland.

Ivory Kanneh

In profound sorrow the professional and courteous staff of the Christian Way Funeral Home sorrowfully announces the earthly departure of Ms. Ivory Jean Kanneh 57 of Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Ms. Kanneh answered to her name on August 21, 2014 and said “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith, now there is in store for me a crown of righteousness, which the lord the righteous Judge shall give me at that day.”

Loucelia Courtney

Loucelia Draper Courtney,65, of Pine Bluff passed August 21, 2014 in Little Rock. Born December 25, 1948 in Pine Bluff to the late Archie Wayne Draper and Theora Burns of Pine Bluff.

David Edgerson

DUMAS - Funeral services for Mr. David Edgerson 71, of Dumas, Ark., passed August 24, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center will be Saturday 10:30 a.m. New Jerusalem MBC Dumas, Ark., Rev. James Williams pastor.

Paul Donaldson

WHITE HALL - Paul F. Donaldson, 82, of White Hall, passed away Tuesday, August 26, 2014. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Cranford Funeral Home of White Hall ( www.cranfordfh.com )

James Crosby

KINGSLAND - James E. Crosby, age 79, of Kingsland, Arkansas went to be with the Lord Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Dallas County Medical Center in Fordyce. He was born January 25, 1935 in Kingsland to the late Florence Gage Hughes. Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Sharon Graham Crosby of Kingsland, whom he married September 27, 1975; bother in law, Alex Graham and nephews, Mike Neal and Tony Neal.