Thomas Cagel Sr.


Thomas Allen Cagel Sr., 72 of Pine Bluff passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013 in Pine Bluff. He was a Baptist. He enjoyed Nascar and the Arkansas Razorbacks.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley; two sons, two daughters, one brother and two sisters.

He is survied by four daughters, Debbie Buffkin of Pine Bluff, Pam Allbright of Kansas, Mo., Tonya Tate and Jackie Green of Texas; four sons, Ronnie and Thomas Cagel of Pine Bluff, jeff Cagel of Conway and Duane Dotson of Texas; four brothers, Otis and Robert Cagel of Jefferson, David Cagel of Little Rock and William Cagel of Okla.; three sisters, Louise Neher of Searcy, Sadie Mazzola and Doris Dyer of Pine Bluff; 22 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren.

Services will be at 10 a.m., Tuesday, March 12, 2013 in Cranford Funeral Home with Bro. Tim law officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m., Monday. Interment will be in Hardin Cemetery. Online register www.Cranfordfh.com. Arrangements by Crandford Funeral Home.

James Gray Jr.

James K. Gray Jr., age 47, of Pine Bluff, died Friday, March 8, 2013.

Mr. Gray was born June 30, 1965, in California, son of Carolyn Spradlin Gray and the late James Odell Gray. He was raised in Grapevine. Mr. Gray was employed by Stant USA.

Mr. Gray is survived by his wife, Tonya Hutchins Gray of Pine Bluff; two daughters and son-in-law, Christina and Steven Caby, Brittany Gray, all of St. Louis, Mo.; mother, Carolyn Gray of Woodlawn; step son, Slade Lavender of Star City; step daughter, Taryn Lavender of Pine Bluff; one brother, Allen Gray of Watson Chapel; three sisters, Carol Mitchell, Debbie Gross and Marilyn Owens all of Woodlawn; one grandson, Dexter Caby.

Private memorial services will be held at a later date. Online condolences at www.buiefuneralhome.com.