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Obituaries
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JOY BURCHFIELD
Joy Burchfield, 61, of Hamburg, died Aug. 24, 2014 at her residence.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Jones-Harthorn Funeral Home.
She was a Baptist.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Ophelia (Opie) Lynn Baker and her mother, Glenda Wells.

She is survived by two daughters, Terri Kelley of Hamburg and Lily Burchfield of Little Rock; her father and stepmother, Flacy and Peggy Kenly of Waldo; a brother, Bobby Cobb of Magnolia and three grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the charity of the donorís choice.

The body will be cremated.

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


DOROTHY CALDWELL
Dorothy Haynes Caldwell, 84, of Little Rock, formerly of Parkdale, died Aug. 22, 2014.
Graveside services are at 10 a.m. Thursday at Parkdale Cemetery.

She was an employee of Bank of Parkdale, later Delta Trust and Bank, a member of Parkdale United Methodist Church and attended St. James United Methodist Church in Little Rock.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Paul Caldwell; her parents, Vessie Lee and Annie Marter Haynes; two sisters, Dell Haynes Winters and Audie Haynes McKee and a brother, Charles Edward Haynes.

She is survived by two daughters, Lynne Caldwell Stewart and Ann Caldwell Ratcliff, both of Little Rock and other relatives.†††

Memorials may be made to St. James United Methodist Church prayer shawl ministry.

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


MARK CRAIG
Mark Craig, 59, of Lake Village, formerly of Hamburg, died Aug. 18, 2014 at East Texas Medical Center in Tyler, Texas.

Funeral services were Aug. 22 at Trinity Free Will Baptist Church, with burial in Egypt Cemetery. Bros. Bruce Culp and John Williams officiated.

He was a welder, owner of Craig Construction Co. and a member of Trinity Free Will Baptist Church.†

He was preceded in death by his father, Bobby Craig.

He is survived by two sons, B.J. Craig and of Sherwood and Gary Craig of Simpsonville, S.C.; two daughters, Tara Craig Smith of Monticello and Nicole Craig Culp of East End, Ark.; his mother, Sue Platt of Texarkana, Texas; a brother, Randy Craig of Lake Village; two sisters, Christy Meeks and Shannon Clark, both of Hamburg; seven grandchildren and other relatives.

Pallbearers were Jared Culp, John Smith, Craig Allen Culp, Colt Craig, Dakota Meeks, Taelor Clark and Bruce Culp.†

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


JOHN JEFFERS
John C. Jeffers, 65, of Hamburg, died Aug. 20, 2014 at his residence.

Graveside services were Aug. 23 at Hollis Chapel Memory Garden, with Bro. Josh Carver officiating.

He was a lifetime resident of Hamburg, a retired employee of Georgia-Pacific and a member of Hollis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Jill Taylor Jeffers and his father, Woodrow Jeffers.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Slaughter Jeffers of Hamburg; two sons, John Paul Jeffers of Monticello and Clint Jeffers of Hamburg; a daughter, Niki of Hamburg; his mother, Bonita Fairchild Jeffers of Hamburg; three brothers, Gary Jeffers, James Jeffers and Larry Jeffers, all of Hamburg; three sisters, Janett Jones of Fountain Hill and Mary Ivey and Virginia Bowman, both of Hamburg; eight grandchildren and other relatives.

Memorials may be made to Hollis Chapel Memory Garden, c/o Mrs. Joan Wells, 263 Ashley 425 Road, Hamburg, AR† 71646.

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.


BERTHA JONES
Bertha Lee Jones, 65, of Crossett, died Aug. 21, 2014 at Life Touch Hospice Facility in El Dorado.

Funeral services are at 11 a.m. Saturday at Medders Funeral Home, with burial in Westview Cemetery. Pastor Jesse Radford Jr. and Revs. Ricky Matheney and Murlee Carter will officiate.

She was a member of Pleasant Green Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Will and Bernice Jones.

She is survived by a son, Steve Holman of Minneapolis, Minn.; three daughters, Tina Hampton of Kansas City, Mo., Edna Jones of Memphis, Tenn. and Sharonda Holman of Racine, Wis.; a brother, Luke Jones of Houston, Texas; three sisters, Edna Hampton and Belinda Dawkins, both of Crossett, and Marion Woods of Chicago, Ill.; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and other relatives.

Pallbearers are Fredie Hargraves, Herman Newton, James Allen, Larry Rogers, Eddie Hawkins and Curtis Harris.

Visitation is from 5-7 p.m. Friday at Medders Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.


DANNY ROBERTS
Danny A. Roberts, 59, of Hamburg, died Aug. 20, 2014 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock.

Graveside services were Aug. 23 at Promise Land Cemetery, with Bros. Joel Meredith and John Edwards officiating.

He was a lifetime resident of Hamburg, a retired employee of Georgia-Pacific and a member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Johnny and Ruby Trantham Roberts and two sisters, Pat Swan in 2012 and Judy Ford.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Edwards Roberts of Hamburg; a sister, Lynda Davey of Hamburg; three brothers, Jimmy Roberts, James Roberts and Raymond Roberts, all of Hamburg and other relatives.

Pallbearers were Thomas Swan, Scott Roberts, Adam McClung, Jerod Williamson, Carlton Edwards and Cliff Wells.†

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Childrenís Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN†38148-0142.

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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