Reminder of Services
GEORGE ANDREWS Services for George Andrews, 93, will be held at 10:30 a.m. today at the Christ Centered Ministries Church in Farmerville, Louisiana with the Rev. Michael Singleton officiating.
Interment will follow at the Antioch Cemetery in Truxno, Louisiana, under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home in Farmerville.
MILDRED L. BANKS Funeral for Mildred Louise Banks, 96, of Calion will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Willow Grove Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Doyle McGhee, eulogist.
Interment will be at Caledonia Cemetery under the direction of Sims Mortuary.
LaMARCUS D. CANDLEY Funeral for LaMarcus D. Candley, 26, of North Little Rock, will be at 10 a.m. today at St. John Missionary Baptist Church in El Dorado, with the Rev. Alvin McGehee officiating. Interment will be in Springhill Cemetery in Springhill, Louisiana under the direction of Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.
JoANN DYESS Services for JoAnn Thompson Dyess, 85, of Greenbrier, formerly of El Dorado, will be held at Springhill Baptist Church near Greenbrier, officiated by Bro. Ed Stephenson at 10 a.m. today.
Burial will follow at 4 p.m. today at Woodlawn Cemetery in El Dorado, officiated by the Rev. Sam Whitlow.
ADA B. KNIGHTEN-OWENS The homegoing celebration for Ada B. Knighten-Owens, 79, of El Dorado will be at 10 a.m. today at Bouldware Temple Church of God in Christ with Bishop Joe B. Mason, presiding officer and chief officiant, Elder Sandy Brown, officiating and Superintendent Kelly Owens, host pastor.
Interment will be in Community Cemetery in Junction City, under the direction of Sims Mortuary.
DORIS L. LANEHART Funeral for Doris L. May Neal Lanehart, 95, will be held at 11 a.m. today at Young’s Chapel with the Rev. Bob Inmon officiating. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until service time. Burial will follow at Arlington Memorial Park under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.
Caye Pope, 68, of Smackover, passed away Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at UAMS in Little Rock.
Visitation will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 30, 2017 at Young’s Funeral Directors.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, July 31, 2017, at Young’s Chapel with the Rev. Bob Inmon officiating. Burial will follow at Smackover Cemetery under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.
HOWARD L. TURNER Funeral for Pastor Howard Lee Turner, 77, of El Dorado, will be at 11 a.m. today at St. James Missionary Baptist Church in El Dorado, with Pastor Eichelberger, eulogist.
Interment will be Lott Burgy Cemetery under the direction of Sims Mortuary.
JACK E. DECKARD Jack Edward Deckard, 87, of El Dorado passed away, Thursday, July 27, 2017, at the John R. Williamson Hospice House.
He was born
Feb. 6, 1930, to Carl Edward and Catherine Caroline Holmes Deckard in El
He worked as an operator at Monsanto for 30 years, and was a member of Bible Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, shoeing horses, and going to the American Legion dances with his late wife, Lorine.
Preceding him in death were his parents; his first wife, Ella Dufrene Deckard; his second wife, Lorine Reynolds Deckard; step-daughter, Janice Jo Reynolds Summerville; and brother, Johnny Bob Deckard.
Survivors include his three grandchildren, Lorie Ann Barham (Robert) of Homer, Louisiana, Charles Ray Sellers (Michelle) of Smackover, and Cindy Williams (Clay) of Louann; 10 great-grandchildren, Kimberly Bussell (Max), Brandon Bussell (Misty), Robert Barham Jr., Ashley Masters (Ryan), Timothy Thurlkill (Brittany), Casey Howe, Colby Howe (Linda), Kastle Howe (Heath), Kayla Waters, and Morgan Johnson; seven great-great-grandchildren, Tucker Masters, Makenna Thurlkill, Grayden Howe, Taylen Howe, London Patterson, Blake Stanley, and Trinity Stanley; and special friends, Mike and Cassie Kaplan.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 30, 2017, at Young’s Chapel with the Rev. J.D. Weido officiating. Visitation will begin at noon non Sunday prior to the service. Burial will follow at Arlington Memorial Park under the direction of Young’s Funeral Directors.
Memorials may be made to Life Touch Hospice, 2301 Champagnolle Road, El Dorado, AR 71730.
An online guest registry will be available at www.youngsfuneralhome.com.
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