HOT SPRINGS — Dr. James Edward Bennett, B.S. Ph.D., "atom-splitting, pool-shooting, renaissance man from the sands of west Texas," passed away peacefully Saturday, Oct. 6, with his family by his side.
JONESBORO — Donald Lee Dawson, the son of the late Carroll Dawson and Ruth Irene Benson Dawson, born July 19, 1929, in Hagerstown, Md., passed away Oct. 15, 2018, in Jonesboro at the age of 89 years.
LAKE CITY — Charlie W. Sims, 82, of Lake City passed away on Oct. 20, 2018, at his home. He was born on May 19, 1936, in Monette to Jack and Ida Throgmartin Sims. He enjoyed watching baseball and wrestling on TV, fishing and going out to eat.
MANILA — Rebecca Ladrina "Dena" Ward, 76, of Manila passed from this life Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018, at her home. Born in Manila, she was the daughter of the late Leonard Allen and Beatrice Hall Hill, a 1961 graduate of Manila High School and lifelong area resident.
BONO — Danny Jewel Whitmire, 71, of Bono passed from this life on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, at his home. He was born on Oct. 9, 1947, to the late Willard and Elsie Whitmire in Paul Switch.
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