Johnny Mac Barber

Mr. Johnny Mac Barber of Newport, Arkansas, departed this life on Saturday, May 23, 2015 at the age of 78. He was born September 26, 1936 in Oil Trough, the son of Burl and Anoka (Parmer) Barber.
Mr. Barber was a retired farmer, and a United States Army veteran. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and playing pool.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Bobby, Benny, Barry, and Stanley Barber; and a stepdaughter, Zena Hatten.
Mr. Barber is survived by his wife of twenty-five years, Erma (Deason) Barber of the home; three sons, Jason Barber and wife, Kellye, of Union Hill; David Barber and wife, Lisa of Memphis, Tennessee, and Jamie Barber and wife Jodi of Maple Springs; two daughters, Johnna Barber McDaniel and husband Roger of Thida and Anoka Barber Treacy of Batesville; one step-son, Vernon Floyd “Bubba” Haven, Jr., of Searcy; three stepdaughters, Beth Corley of Prattsville, Arkansas, Vickie Cooper of Richland Hills, Texas, and Katheryn Smith of Newport; one brother, Laddy Barber and wife Phyllis of Batesville; the mother of his children, Kitty Smith; twenty-four grandchildren; and nineteen great-grandchildren.

Friends may visit at the funeral home, Monday, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services are 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Maple Springs Baptist Church with interment in Maple Springs Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers Dexter McDaniel, Spencer McDaniel, Taylor Barber, Jackson Barber, Brandon Smith, and Nick Haven. Honorary pallbearers are Sam Don Beasley, Charles “Bubbo” Tucker, George Snelgrove, and Gene Ozier.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.

Jerry Wayne Bradley

Mr. Jerry Wayne Bradley of Tuckerman, Arkansas, departed this life on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at the age of 73. He was born April 13, 1942 in Grubbs, the son of George N. and Estelle (McGough) Bradley, and married Miss Gervis McKee on October 14, 1965.
Mr. Bradley retired from Victor Metal, where he was a purchasing agent. He was a member of the Ballew’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church, and loved sports and fishing. Mr. Bradley was known to be a huge Tuckerman Bulldogs baseball fan, attending most ball games. He was a United States Army veteran.
Mr. Bradley was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years, Gervis (McKee) Bradley; and one brother, Bobby G. Bradley.
He is survived by one sister, Betty Powell of Texarkana, Arkansas; nieces, nephews, and a lifetime of friends.
Graveside services will be 3:00 p.m. Saturday at Gracelawn Cemetery with military honors performed by the United States Army honor guard.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.

Stanley Hale Barber

Mr. Stanley Hale Barber of Oil Trough, Arkansas, departed this life on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at the age of 71. He was born March 18, 1944 in Oil Trough, the son of Burl and Anoka (Parmer) Barber.
He was retired from the City of Oil Trough, where he was the City water manager. He also worked construction and farmed many years. Mr. Barber was a member of the Oil Trough Church of Christ. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing and coaching sports, and spending time with his close friends and family, especially his grandchildren. He was known for his generosity around the community, and was loved by everyone who knew him.
Mr. Barber was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Bobby Barber, Benny Barber, and Barry Barber.
He is survived by two sons, Brian Barber and wife, Sandra of Newark; and Michael Barber and wife, Victoria of Jonesboro; two brothers, Laddy Barber and wife Phyllis R. of Batesville, and Johnny Mack Barber and wife Irma of Newport; seven grandchildren, Hannah, Jenna, Jordan, Bailey, Haley, Jaden, and Bella Barber; his children’s mother, Kitty Davis; and a host of other family and friends.

Friends may visit at the funeral home Wednesday, 12:00-1:30 p.m. Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday at Maple Springs Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Jason Barber, Brad Barber, Jamie Barber, Danny McLain, and Gene Ozier. Honorary pallbearers are Annie and Courtney, Annie’s Crew.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.

Marilyn Martin Thompson

Mrs. Marilyn Martin Thompson of Newport departed this life on Friday, May 15, 2015, in Jonesboro at the age of 71. She was born October 12, 1943, in Jonesboro, the daughter of Harry Martin and Lois Eugenia Wilkins Martin.
Marilyn was a member of pioneer families from both the Trumann and Jonesboro areas. Her grandfather Professor H.U. Wilkins and his wife, Nettie, along with her paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. R.H. Martin were well known among the old families of Jonesboro.
Marilyn’s mother passed away four days after Marilyn was born. Her father’s sister, Vivian Inez Martin, whom she called “Mother” raised Marilyn until she died when Marilyn was 14, at which time her Aunt Fannie Bell Henning moved from Memphis to Trumann to care for Marilyn.
Marilyn graduated from Trumann High School in 1961; following high school, she first attended Hendrix College and then graduated from Henderson State Teacher’s College in 1966 with a B.A. in Elementary Education. Marilyn taught fourth grade at Gibbs Albright Elementary School for forty-five years before retiring in 2011. In 1972, she was voted the Arkansas Outstanding Educator; as a young teacher she also volunteered as a Brownie leader and was a member of the Jackson County Library Book of the Month Club. Professionally, she prided herself on being fair and treating every child the same, expecting and inspiring excellence from each student.
She was an avid gardener; Marilyn and her friend Carol Thomas were partial to lilies of all kinds, and they enjoyed traveling around to discover and purchase new varieties for their gardens. The beauty of her garden attracted many birds; as a result, Marilyn developed a love for bird watching. Her compassionate nature was evident in the way she cared for any stray or neighborhood cats that came her way.
Marilyn was a devoted member of the Swifton church of Christ and very active in ladies’ Bible classes. Involved in many church activities, she was always willing to coordinate and decorate events. Her greatest love and joy came from her family; Marilyn loved spending time with her husband, sons, and especially her grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, aunts, and one son, Jeffery Allan Thompson on December 8, 2004. She is survived by her husband of thirty-seven years, Frank Thompson of the home and three sons: Micah Thompson and wife, Krystal, of Springdale; Martin Thompson and wife, Davina, of Tuckerman; and Seth Thompson of Jonesboro. She is also survived by five grandchildren: Taylor Thompson, Ryleigh Thompson, Lauren Thompson, Asa Thompson, and Marilyn Macy Thompson.
Friends may visit at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home beginning at 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, May 19 with services to follow at 2:30 p.m. Those honored to serve as pallbearers will be her husband, Frank, and her sons—Micah, Martin, and Seth. Honorary pallbearers will be her daughter-in-law, Davina, and the ladies of the Swifton church of Christ. Memorials may be made to the library at Arkansas State University Newport—7648 Victory Boulevard, Newport, AR, 72112—or the Jackson County Library—213 Walnut Street, Newport, AR, 72112

Brenda Ward

Brenda Ward, 62, of Newport departed this life Wednesday, May 13, 2015. She was born April 13, 1953 to Charlie and Jorene (Delk) Ward. She was a member of Jacksonport Baptist Church, enjoyed cooking, cleaning house and taking care of family.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Her survivors are two sons, Gerald Baty, Jr., of Branson, Missouri and William Charlie Baty of Newport; ten grandchildren, and three great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Dillinger Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be 1:00 p.m. until service time Saturday, May 16, 2015.

Claude Calvin King

Mr. Claude Calvin King of Amagon, Arkansas, departed this life at his home on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at the age of 85. He was born September 4, 1929 in Jackson County, the son of Edgar and Lorene (Honey) King, and married Miss Vina Loftin on November 30, 1957.
Mr. King was a retired self-employed farmer. He enjoyed his bait shop raising goldfish and worms, fishing, gardening, and especially working in his flowers.
He was preceded in death by one brother and sister-in-law, Wallace King and wife Marie; and two sisters and brothers-in-law, Velma McKay and husband Fred, and Thelma Best and husband Clee; and his parents.
Mr. King is survived by his wife of fifty-seven years, Vina (Loftin) King of the home; one daughter, Claudia Vianna King and friend, Otto Reynolds of Beedeville; one brother, James King and wife Louise of Salado; and too many nieces and nephews to mention.

Friends may visit at the funeral home, Friday, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services are 10:00 a.m. Saturday at Jackson’s Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Ballew’s Chapel Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Josh Loftin, Melvin Loftin, Mike Loftin, Dale Stokes, Jeremy Stokes, and Josh Stokes. Honorary pallbearers are Tillman Honey, Ruben Honey, Charles Honey, and Michael Honey.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral

Anna Mae (Lee) Beede

Mrs. Anna Mae (Lee) Beede, 64, of Beedeville departed this life Tuesday, May 12, 2015. She was born November 13, 1950 in New Albany, Mississippi, the daughter of Ralph and Dee Lee.
Anna was a devoted wife and mother and she loved to sew and crochet for family and friends. She worked in The Criminal Justice Department to provide for her family and at Land of Frost, she was of the Baptist faith and served the Lord and her family everyday.
Mrs. Beede is survived by her husband of twenty four years, Jasper Alex Beede of Beedeville; two sons, Mitchel Whipple and wife Charlotte of Bay City, Texas, and Isach Scott Whipple of Letona; four daughters, Ronda Whipple and husband Danny of Jonesboro, Rena Springer of Santa Fe, Texas, Bonnie Ashmore and husband Desi of Thornton, Colorado, and Charmin Snarr and husband Ray of Texas City, Texas; one brother, Allen Winn and wife Cindy of North Little Rock; one sister, Dee Ann Nix and husband Jimmy of New Albany, Mississippi; fourteen grandchildren, and sixteen great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, May 15, 2015 at Beedeville Church of Christ.
Burial will be in Eight Mile Cemetery.

Jeannie Duncan

Miss Jeannie Duncan of Locust Grove, Arkansas departed this life on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at the age of 40. She was born May 18, 1974 in Altus, Oklahoma, the daughter of Rayburn Duncan and Shirley Slagley.
Miss Duncan was a graduate of Burlingame High School in Kansas and of the Baptist belief.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, J.W. and Anita Slagley; and her paternal grandparents, Earl and Veda Duncan.
Miss Duncan is survived by her mother, Shirley Slagley of Locust Grove, Arkansas; her father and stepmother, Rayburn and Rita Duncan of Alta Vista, Kansas; one brother, Anthony Richman of Locust Grove; one nephew, Dawson Richman; one niece, Kaydience Richman; and several aunts and uncles.
There will be no funeral service at this time.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.

Mary Earle (Butler) Alery

Mrs. Mary Earle (Butler) Alery, of Newport, Arkansas, departed this life on Monday, May 11, 2015 at the age of 76. She was born August 2, 1938, the daughter of Charles and Edna (McKee) Butler.
Mrs. Alery was a PBX Operator many years, and a homemaker. She was a member of the Holden Avenue Church of Christ. Mrs. Alery enjoyed watching movies, and playing computer games. She was a huge Elvis Presley fan, and enjoyed listening to his music and collecting Elvis memorabilia.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Mrs. Alery is survived by one son, Bill Alery of Rosebud, Arkansas; one brother, Steve Butler of Chino, California; seven grandchildren, Kendra Hendrix, Jake Wilson, Matt Overton, Beth Ditto, Akasha Carroll, Robby Ditto, and Benny Ditto; ten great-grandchildren, Isaac Hendrix, Grayson Hendrix, Gabryel Wilson, Ava Carroll, Liam Overton, Caylee Overton, Donovan Ditto, Shana Ditto, Eean Ditto, and Aidan Ditto; and her closest friend, Glenda Lux.

Friends may visit at the funeral home Saturday, 1:00 p.m. until service time. Funeral services are 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Jake Wilson, Cody Hendrix, Matt Overton, Donnie Washam IV, Randy Moore, and Eddie Jones. Ed Holt will serve as honorary pallbearer.

Anna Mae (Neal) Adams

Mrs. Anna Mae (Neal) Adams of Bono, Arkansas, departed this life on Monday, May 11, 2015 at the age of 78. She was born March 1, 1937 in Sedgwick, Arkansas, the daughter of Robert Roosevelt and Eva Adaline (Booth) Neal,
Mrs. Adams was a retired nurse from Pinedale Nursing Home, and a member of Murphy’s Corner Baptist Church. She enjoyed cooking, eating, being outside visiting with her neighbors and going to church.
Mrs. Adams was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Adams; her parents; one brother, Johnny Dale Neal; two sisters, Geneva Evans and Edna True; and her parents.
She is survived by two sons, Robert Adams of Newport and Roy Adams, Jr., and wife Beverly of Weiner; one daughter, Julia Ann Crotts and husband, Mike, of Nashville, Tennessee; one brother, Bobby Harold Neal and wife Jana of Sedgwick; one sister, Catherine Mullins and husband Charles of Westside; seven grandchildren, Tiffany Crotts, Joshua Adams and wife Crystal, Brandon Adams, Rob Adams, Nicki Stephens, Amanda McGhee, and Kati Cloud; and seven great-grandchildren.
Friends may visit at the funeral home Wednesday, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services are 3:00 p.m. Thursday at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Watson Cemetery.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home.

Vonnie Lavern (Bolden) Sawyer

Mrs. Vonnie Lavern (Bolden) Sawyer, of Hardy, Arkansas, departed this life on Sunday, May 10, 2015 at the age of seventy-nine. She was born October 20, 1935 at Waldenburg, Arkansas, the daughter of Charlie Frank and Clora Alice (Welch) Bolden.
Mrs. Sawyer was a homemaker, and of the Baptist belief. She enjoyed crafting, sewing, gardening, and fishing.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Virgil Bolden; one sister, Ocie Fortenberry; and her parents.
Mrs. Sawyer is survived by her husband of 34 years, Teddy Sawyer; one son, Larry Wright of Weiner, Arkansas; one daughter, Sharon Wright of Valley View, Arkansas; two brothers, Alton Bolden of Harrisburg, Arkansas and Gary Golden of Batesville, Arkansas; three sisters, Joy Adelmund of Stronghurst, Illinois, Ozell Robinette of Waterloo, Iowa, and Bernie Williams of Jonesboro, Arkansas; four grandchildren, Ervin Wright, Bradley Walls, Lyndi Hodges, and Randi Burns; one great grandchild, Mack Walls; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may visit at the funeral home Thursday, 1:00-1:30 p.m. Graveside services will follow at 2:00 p.m. in Balch-Johnston Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Tim Hodges, Rolly Johnston, Jason Bolden, John Shaver, Bobby Lindsey, Jacob Mincy, and Donna Siddons.
Arrangements by Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home

Eddie Dewayne (Tims) McCollum

Eddie Dewayne (Tims) McCollum, 67, of Augusta departed this life Thursday, May 7, 2015. He was born November 3, 1947 to Talmadge and Hazel (Smith) Tims. He enjoyed gardening and barbecueing.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and his adopted parents, The McCollums; and two brothers, A. J. and Troy Edward Tims.
His survivors are two brothers, Larry Joe Tims Jordan of Newport, and James Glenn Tims Jester of Lockesburg, AR; three sisters, Talma Jean Tims Durden Beshires of Jonesboro, Gail Lynn Tims Smith of Augusta, and Tamma Marie Tims Smith of Augusta, numerous nieces, nephews, friends, and his dog, Buddy.

Services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 11, 2015 at Northside Church of Christ in Augusta.
Visitation will be 1:30 p.m. until service time Monday, May 11, 2015 at Northside Church of Christ in Augusta.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home.

Gladys M. (Henry) Johnston

Mrs. Gladys M. (Henry) Johnston of Jonesboro, Arkansas, departed this life on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at the age of 94. She was born April 7, 1921 in Newport, the daughter of Marcus Ruby and Bertha (Brightwell) Henry, and married Mr. Nelson O’Neal Johnston on June 10, 1939, when she was 18.
Mrs. Johnston was retired from LaVera’s Beauty School, where she was a cosmetology instructor. She was a foster grandparent for the NE Arkansas Children’s Colony. Mrs. Johnston had a passion for quilting, but her greatest love was time spent with her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Nelson; one son, Nelson Dennis Johnston; a son-in-law, Charles Wahlquist; one brother, Marcus Adrian Henry; three sisters, Wanda Jean Brown, Ruby Christine Herring, and Alma Henry; two great-grandchildren, Rodney and Seth Lamberth; and her parents.
Mrs. Johnston is survived by two daughters, Linda Joyce Lamberth and husband, Jim, of Jonesboro, and Frances Y. Wahlquist of West Plains, Missouri; nine grandchildren; and several great and great-great grandchildren.
Friends may visit at the funeral home, Monday 12:30 until service time. Service will follow at 2:00 p.m. in Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Gracelawn Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are John Lamberth, A.J. Wahlquist, Nelson Johnston, Blake Lamberth, Lance Taylor, and Trey Lamberth

Betty Sapp

Betty Sapp, 66, of Tuckerman departed this life Sunday, April 26, 2015. She was born May 20, 1948 to Charles Nathan and May Marie (Doss) Klais. Mrs. Sapp was a member of Tuckerman Church of Christ, she enjoyed helping others, quilting, watching horses and spending time with family and her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father and her grandmother, Nellie Doss.
Her survivors are her husband of forty four years, Danny Sapp of Tuckerman; two sons, Robert Sapp of Bono and Joel Sapp and wife Amanda of Beebe; one daughter, Jennell Sapp of Tuckerman; her mother, Marie Klais of Tuckerman; one brother, Larry Klais of Beebe; and five grandchildren, Kaylie, Olivia, Coby, Alana and Cooper.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Dillinger Funeral Home Chapel.

Glenna G. (Stoner) Martin

Mrs. Glenna G. (Stoner) Martin, of Elgin Community, Tuckerman, Arkansas, departed this life on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at the age of 80. She was born November 6, 1934 in Tuckerman, the daughter of Robert Gleason and Myrtle Agnes (Lance) Stoner.
During her young years, she was a factory worker in Michigan. She loved music and cooking, especially holiday meals for family. Mrs. Martin loved her family, and her farm in Elgin was a house full ob love. She was a humble, strong woman, who never gave up. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Langdon Martin; two brothers; four sisters; and her parents.
Mrs. Martin is survived by two sons, David Martin and wife, Kim, of Oklahoma, and Teddy Martin of Elgin Community; two sisters, Linda Allen and husband, Don of Alma and Nina Wooten of Newport; and three grandchildren.

Graveside services are 2:00 p.m. Friday at Cheshier Cemetery.
Arrangements by Jackson's Funeral Home.

Maurice Dewayne Jordan

Maurice Dewayne Jordan, 60, of Newport departed this life Monday, April 20, 2015. He was born December 8, 1954 to Wattie C. and Gerene (Stangle) Jordan. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and motorcycle racing.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
His survivors are one son, William N. Jordan and wife Mari of Jonesboro; one daughter, Mary Goad and husband Jason of Bradford; one brother, Bill Jordan of Oregon; one sister, Patty Lane of Newport; and three grandchildren, Emma Goad, Ellie Goad, and Kaya Jordan.

Visitation will be 5:30-8:00 p.m. Friday, April 24, 2015.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home.

Larry May

Larry May 56, of Batesville departed this life Friday, April 17, 2015. He enjoyed watching wrestling, playing video slots, playing cards and dominos.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert King “A.K.” and Gladys Marie (Knight) May; eight brothers, Lloyd, Floyd, James, Jerry, Tom, Danny, A.K., Jr., and Jimmy May; and three sisters, Shirley May, Polly Thompson, and Ernestine Self.
His survivors are one daughter, Tabatha Vazquez of Tuckerman; one brother, Robert May of Moro; four grandchildren, Larry Hollingshad, Marco, Trystyn and Kambryn Vazquez.

Graveside service will be 1:00 p.m. Friday, April 24, 2015 at Salem Cemetery in Moro, Arkansas.
Visitation will be 5:30-8:00 p.m. Thursday, April 23, 2015 at the funeral home.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home.

Carl Jackson

Mr. Carl Jackson of Newport, Arkansas, departed this life on Friday, April 17, 2015 at the age of 86. He was born July 23, 1928, in Newport, the son of Basil and Nora (Myers) Jackson.
Mr. Jackson built bird houses for Bottomland Naturals until his retirement, and was a member of the Calhoun Street Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Terry Lynn Murphy; one grandson, Dwayne Murphy; two brothers, Leo Jackson and Oliver Jackson; and two sisters, Mildred Mathis and Alberta McCorkle.
Mr. Jackson is survived by one son, Arthur Paul Jackson of Cabot; two daughters, Dewona Gail Whitelaw of Newport, and Deborah Ann Vershay of Blevins, Arkansas; and 12 grandchildren.
Friends may visit at the funeral home, Monday, 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral services are 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Jackson’s Newport Funeral Home Chapel with interment in Coffeyville Cemetery.
Those honored to serve as pallbearers are Renard Robinson, Carl Lee Murphy, James Mitchell, Jr., Grady Henson, Jimmy Jackson, and John Jackson.

David Sherman

David Sherman, 87, of Newport departed this life Wednesday, April 15, 2015. He was born August 2, 1927 to Ernest Lyle and Nettie (Goldsmith) Sherman. Mr. Sherman was a member of Newport Pentecostal Church of God, retired manager from the Newport Water Company, past Sunday School Superintendant of Newport Pentecostal Church of God, past treasurer of Kiwanis Club, WWII Army Veteran and served in Korea. He enjoyed traveling, hunting, mechanics and loved his church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lorine Sherman; one son, David Sherman, Jr.; parents; three brothers, Jonas Sherman, Burton Sherman, and Roy Sherman, and two sisters, Mary Ferrell and Naomi Olsen.
His survivors are two sons, Buddy Sherman, Sr., and wife Becky of Batesville, and Buddy Sherman, Jr., of Newport; one daughter, Brenda Brady and husband David of Newark; two sisters, Nellie Quade of Maryland, and Pearl Flemming of Maryland; seven grandchildren, Rachele Jeanbaptist, Shane Comer, Robin Wages, Andrew Sherman, Matthew Sherman, David Brady, Jr., and Amanda Weings, and twelve great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, April 20, 2015 at Newport Pentecostal Church of God.
Interment will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 p.m. Sunday, April 19, 2015.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home.

Linda Snyder

Linda Snyder, 66, of Amagon departed this life Wednesday, April 15, 2015. She was born August 31, 1948 to Wilmer and Ethel (Lamb) Bray. She was of the Pentecostal belief and enjoyed watching TV, shopping, and cooking.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Her survivors are her husband, Carlton Snyder of Amagon; one son, Rodney Snyder of Orlando, FL; two daughters, Penny Brassart and husband Scott of Orlando, FL, and Jamie Phillips of Orlando, FL; three brothers, Donald Bray of Wynne, Sonny Bray of Parkin, and Barry Bray of Dallas, Texas; six grandchildren, Brittany Phillips, Hailee Snyder, Dalton Phillips, Julia Brassart, Braylynn Ogburn, and Audrey Snyder, and one great granddaughter, Ava Hayden.

A private burial will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by Dillinger Funeral Home.

Gladys Evans

Gladys Evans, 75, of Lonoke departed this life Wednesday, April 15, 2015. She was born March 15, 1940 to Elmer and Pearle (Arnold) Ball. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Lonoke, enjoyed gardening, yard sales, cooking, and spending time with grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, A.L. Helms; parents; and two brothers, Elmer Ball and Johnny Ball.
Her survivors are three sons, Albert Helms and wife Lois of Lonoke, Rocky Helms of Lonoke, and Mitchell Evans of Lonoke; two daughters, Mary Steen of Lonoke and Tina Sutterfield and husband Keith of Lonoke; two brothers, Dean Ball of Newport, and Ray Ball and wife Rebecca of Newport; two sisters, Mary Helms of Newport, and Frances Myers and husband Rick of Sheridan; twelve grandchildren, Josh Sutterfield, Jeremy Sutterfield, Rawden Sutterfield, Michelle Cole, Charles Ray Patterson, Kevin Helms, Kim Helms, Felicia Landon, Destiny Evans, Hunter Evans , Fisher Evans and Albert Helms; and eighteen great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, April 20, 2015 at Dillinger Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will be in Maple Springs Cemetery.
Visitation will be 2:00-4:00 p.m. Sunday, April 19, 2015.










































































































































































































































































































































































  















































































































































































































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