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Obituaries
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May 13, 2009, 10:29

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GERTRUDE BROCK
Gertrude Jackson Brock, 65, of Crossett, died Feb. 16, 2015 as the result of a automobile accident in Lake Village.

Funeral services were Feb. 25 at Cromwell Funeral Home, with burial in Westview Cemetery. The Rev. Walter Witherspoon will officiate.

She was a lifetime resident of Crossett, a retired employee of Pilgrim’s Pride and a member of Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Winchester.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Keodrick Tyree Hampton; her parents, Sheridan and Robie Wimberly Jackson; a brother, Rufus “Prune” Minnieweather and two sisters, Willie Mae and Thelma Jean Hampton.

She is survived by three sons, Rev. Tracy Hampton of Winchester and Terry Hampton and Billy Joe Hampton, both of Crossett; two daughters, Janice Hampton and Tamekka Hampton, both of Bastrop, La.; two brothers, Sherman Jackson of Crossett and John Wesley Swine of Perris, Calif.; four sisters, Christina Dupree and Fatina Jackson, both of Crossett, Ruth Matthews of Detroit, Mich. and Mary Putillo of Toledo, Ohio; 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and other relatives.

Pallbearers are Willie Farmer, R.L. Farmer, Lamar Hampton, Johnny Hampton, Roy Hampton and Leonard “Cain” Webb.

Cromwell Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


DONALD JENKINS
Donald Jenkins, 69, of Crossett, died Feb. 18, 2015 at his residence.

Funeral services were Feb. 21 at Wallers Chapel United Methodist Church, with burial in Crossroad Cemetery. The Revs. James Morris and Toby Austin officiated.

He was a lifetime resident of Crossett, a longtime logging company employee and parts store manager.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Arlee and Lurlene Maxwell Jenkins.

He is survived by his wife, Donna Doyon Jenkins of Crossett; three daughters, Fonda Goode of Waller, Texas, Rosa Bolin, of New Albany, Miss. and Cecily Jenkins of Crossett; three brothers, Bobby Jenkins and Glen Jenkins, both of Crossett and James Jenkins of Benton; two sisters, Camille Brookings of McGehee and Carolyn Morin of Kalamazoo, Mich.; eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and other relatives.

Pallbearers were Brian Goode, William Goode, Casy Jenkins, Justin Jenkins, Jerry Don Clark and Jimmy Chalk. 

Memorials may be made to Ashley County Cares, PO Box 366, Hamburg, AR  71646.

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


JACK REYNOLDS
Jack “Daddy Jack” Reynolds, 94, of Hamburg, died Feb. 17, 2015, at Pinewood Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Funeral services were Feb. 20 at Egypty Missionary Baptist Church, with burial in Egypy Cemetery with full military and Masonic honors.Bro. Buddy Boykin and L.M Stewart officiated.

He was a U.S. Coast Guard veteran of World War II, a salesman, a Mason and a member of Egypt Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Elise Bowden Reynolds; a great-grandchild, Maci Windham; his parents, Epsie P. and Vergie Lee James Reynolds; two brothers, Floyd and Sanford Reynolds and four sisters, Adella Atterberry, Kathryn Pilkington, Lola Ott and Flossie R. Wood.

He is survived by two sons, Charles Reynolds of Odessa, Texas and Maxie Reynolds of Sumter, S.C.; two daughters, Alicia Stewart and Jacqueline Wooten, both of Hamburg; 11 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were L.M. Stewart, Justin Tippen, Tony Adcock, Tony Craig, Charles Donaldson and John Laing. 

Memorials may be made to Egypt Missionary Baptist Church, 563 Ashley 95 Road, Hamburg, AR 71646.

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


SHIRLEY TRAVIS
Shirley Travis, 92, of Crossett, died Feb. 17, 2015 at Medical Center of South Arkansas.

Graveside services were Feb. 18 at Causey Cemetery, with Father George Hart officiating.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Travis; her parents, Joseph Riley and Seleta Mae Holt Weatherly; two brothers, James Weatherly and J.R. Weatherly and a sister, Myra Travis.

She is survived by a son, Tom Travis of Dallas, Texas; two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and other relatives.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 909 W. 2nd Street, Little Rock, AR 72201.

Jones Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


ADDIE WILLIAMS
Addie Williams, 85, of Crossett, died Feb. 18, 2015.

Funeral services were Feb. 24 at New Bethel Baptist Church, with burial in Carlock Cemetery.

Mitchell Memorial Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.

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