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Lillie Phillips

DERMOTT - Lillie Mae Phillips, 66, of Dermott, Ark. died March 22, 2015. Born December 14, 1948 the daughter of the late Walter Love, Sr. and the late Willie Mae Buckhalton.

LaDon Jester

CAMDEN - After a lengthy illness, LaDon Ward Jester of 762 Cardinal Street Camden, Ark. passed away quietly March 26, 2015, at her home with her family at her side. LaDon was born the daughter of Daniel Harold Ward and Lois Louise Ward on April 6th, 1939, in Hope, Ark. She grew up in Bodcaw, Ark., in rural Nevada County, as a member of Union Baptist Church. LaDon attended Bodcaw School where she excelled in sports as a member of the Girls Junior and Senior Basketball team. She was active in the local F.F.A. (Future Farmers of America Sweetheart), and well known throughout the region as a singer and pianist, performing at churches, county fairs, and other venues.

Derrick Knight, Sr.

GRADY - Funeral services for Derrick N. Knight, Sr., 40, of Grady, Ark. passed March 25, 2015 at BHMC in Little Rock. Services will be held at 12 p.m., Saturday at Damascus Missionary Baptist Church in Grady, Ark. with Reverend Robert Scott, Sr., pastor.

Daisy Camp

Mrs. Daisy Lee Camp, 88, of Pine Bluff, Ark. passed Sunday, March 22, 2015. She was born in Dermott, Ark. to the late Moses Williams and Annie (Bell) Guess.

Ruthie Green

The life of Ruthie Beatrice Green began on August 22, 1940 in Pine Bluff, Ark. She was born to the late Andrew Thomas Sr., and Lillie Mae Jefferson Thomas and the late Dallas Walker. She was the first of 13 children with four brothers and a sister preceded her in death. She attended school at Coleman and worked at an early age to help take care of her family. From August 2003 until early 2013, she was employed at Precious Memories Childcare Center as an infant caregiver. She confessed her life in Christ at an early age.

Imogene Lemonds

DUMAS - Imogene Creighton Lemonds 81 of Dumas, died March 15, 2015. She was born May 10, 1933 in Pontotoc, Mississippi the daughter of James C. and Mary Etta White. Imogene was a member of Rankin Chapel Baptist and a former employee of Bassett

Marnell Knight

GOULD - Marnell Martin Knight 91 of Gould passed away March 15, 2015. She was born July 23, 1923 the daughter of Rogna I. and Ida Belle Donaldson Martin and was a member of Landmark Missionary Baptist Church.

Roy Duncan

HENSLEY - Roy Monroe Duncan of Hensley, Arkansas went into the arms of Jesus Sunday. Preceded in death by parents, Monroe and Gladys Duncan , infant son, David, infant daughter, Stefanie, great granddaughter, Izzy.

Jolena Presley

RISON - Jolena Fay Presley, 72, of Rison died March 14, 2015. Ms. Presley was born in Buncombe County, North Carolina on February 15, 2015, a daughter of the late Joseph Samuel Presley and Lois Fay Rector Presley.

Charles Cady

CANTON, GA. - Charles Lee Cady age 56 of Canton, Ga. died March 9, 2015 in Little Rock, Ark. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Cady and son, Matthew Cady. He is survived by his daughter Melissa Cady and her boyfriend Kerry Brown of Canton, parents, Charles and Frances Cady of Pine Bluff, Ark.; sister, Beverly Cabaday of Tenn.; brother, Roy Cady of Fla. Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. at First United Methodist Church chapel, 200 W. 6th, Pine Bluff, Ark.

Anthony Bailey

Anthony Dewayne Bailey, Jr. 14, of Pine Bluff died March 12, 2015 at Arkansas Children Hospital in Little Rock. Born April 7, 2000 in Pine Bluff to Anthony D. and Alvia Stribling Bailey, Sr. of Pine Bluff. Survivors include four brothers, Cameron Faucette, Robert Faucette, Dedrick Bailey and Brandon Bailey all of Pine Bluff; two sisters, Tangelia Faucette and Tierra Hunt of Pine Bluff.