Subscribe to Obituaries RSS feed


Carol Hastings

JEFFERSON — Carol Culpepper Hastings, 53, of Jefferson, died Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at home. She was born September 13, 1962 in Pine Bluff, daughter of John Wesley “Jack” Culpepper, Jr. and Janie Tugwell Culpepper of Pine Bluff.

Elizabeth Williams

Elizabeth “Libby” Jane Caperton Williams, 87, of Pine Bluff, Ark., passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016 in League City, Texas. She grew up in Monticello, where she finished her early education and completed high school. She graduated from Arkansas State Teachers College in Conway, now UCA.

Willie White

WHITE HALL — Mrs. Willie Lee White , 72, of White Hall, Ark., passed on April 26, 2016 in Little Rock. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Christian Way Funeral Home.

Ernestine Rhodes

HOT SPRINGS — Mrs. Ernestine Rhodes 91, of Hot Springs, Ark., formerly of Pine Bluff died on May 2, 2016. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Christian Way Funeral Home.

Ruby Smith

Ruby B. Smith of Pine Bluff passed May 1, 2016 at White Hall Health and Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements announced later by Henson-Holcomb Mortuary.

Scotty Neal

Scotty Allen Neal, 33, of Pine Bluff, passed away Saturday, April 30, 2016. Services will be Tuesday, 2 p.m. at Fuller funeral chapel. Burial will follow in Wilson Cemetery at Rison. Visitation will be Monday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences:

Edwin Fuller

Edwin Alexander Fuller, Jr., age 82, of Pine Bluff, passed away Sunday, May 1, 2016. He was a true gentleman, and a friendly, kind person who never met a stranger. We will miss him and his smile greatly, but he leaves a legacy of love, genuineness, honesty and hard work, along with a positive outlook on life.

Billy Burks

WHITE HALL - Billy Wayne Burks, 62, of White Hall, died Tuesday at JRMC. He was born April 23, 1953 in Pine Bluff to the late Vester and Bessie Anderson Burks. He was a preacher and a truck driver. He was the pastor for Whispering Pines Cowboy Church in Pine Bluff.

Wayne Jett

STAR CITY — Wayne Jett, 43, of Star City died Sunday at UAMS in Little Rock. He was born February 23, 1973 in Warren to the late William Charles Jett and Rebecca Brown. He was a supervisor and welder at Central Wire in Dumas. He was a member of the Church of Christ at Glendale.

Homer Davis

GRAPEVINE — Homer J. Davis, age 88, of Grapevine, passed away Monday, April 18, 2016 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. He was born July 21, 1927 in Grapevine, the son of the late Joe Davis and Ethel Jane Taylor Davis.

Norma Rutledge

Norma Rucks Rutledge, 89, of Arkadelphia, Ark., longtime Pine Bluff resident, died Sunday, April 17, 2016. Born November 18, 1926 in Mulberry, Ark. to the late Reverend John William and Carrie Gilstrap Rucks, she grew up in many Arkansas locales as her father preached all over the state.

Victor Scrivner

Victor Threlow Scrivner, 80, of Pine Bluff passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2016. He was born on January 2, 1936 in Lepanto, Ark. to the late Louis Victor and Elsie Kidd Scrivner.

Marjorie Schwanhausser

Marjorie Merrill Schwanhausser, 95, of Pine Bluff, died Sunday, April 17, 2016 at Trinity Village Medical Center. She was born June 7, 1920 in Lynn, Mass., daughter of Arthur L. and Edna Stewart Merrill.