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FARMINGTON — Brently Craig Warren, 47, of Farmington passed away Saturday at his residence. He was born July 22, 1969, in Heber Springs, Ark., the son of Diane Williams and William G. Warren.
Brent enjoyed fishing, cooking, all outdoor activities, being an entrepreneur, and a dedicated employee of Plunkett Optical Lab for 12 years.
Preceded in death by his father. Survivors include his wife Nichelle Arrington, one brother, Byron Warren of Gravette, one half-brother, William Hank Warren, of Texas, one niece, Skyler Warren of Gravette, and his mother, Diane Williams of Fayetteville.
A celebration of Brent’s life will be Saturday, July 22, 2017, at 2 p.m. at 2991 S. City Lake Road, Fayetteville, Ark. Arrangements by Epting Funeral Home Fayetteville. Condolences: www.epting funeralhome.webs.com.
LOWELL — Donald “Don” Wesley Logan went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday the 12th of July at Oklahoma Heart Health Center in Oklahoma City, Okla. Don was born in Pine Bluff, Ark., and lived in Harrison and Springdale, Ark.
He was preceded in death by his mother Betty Jo Turney Logan and his father Glenn Edwin Logan. Also an older brother, James Norman Logan. He is survived by a brother Glen Edwin Logan Jr. and his son Shane and Shane’s wife Kristen of Springdale. Don was an offset pressman for many years and he was an avid hunter and fisherman.
A memorial services for Don will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 22, at Phillips Chapel in Springdale. The church is located at 3074 South 48th St. in Springdale.
NEW BLAINE — Margaret Borengasser died July 17. Rosary is 6 p.m., July 20 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Fort Smith. Funeral mass is 10 a.m., July 21 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with burial at noon at Fort Smith National Cemetery under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris.
SPRINGDALE — Harold E. Gay, 88, of Springdale passed away July 17, 2017. He was born March 25, 1929,
in Floral, Ark., to John E. and Dora Jennings Gay.
Harold married Shirley Love in January 1966 in Carmichael, Calif. He and Shirley enjoyed spending time with family crossing the country on many road trips. Harold worked in the plumbing profession for 69 years.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother Howard Gay.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Gay, of the home, three daughters, Donna Conner (Dennis), Springdale, Kathy Dewberry (Bill), Springdale, Susan Hyatt (John), Oklahoma City, brother, James Gay (Gladys) and sister-in-law, Geneva Gay. Their grandchildren, include Dena Jansen (Mike), Kevin Conner (Kim), Regina Womack (Jeff), Derick Conner, Michael Dewberry (Kelly), Brian Dewberry, David Dewberry (Alisa). Great-grandchildren include, Brandon and Lindsay Jansen, Derek and Preston Conner, Samantha Shrimplin, Jake Atkisson, Keely and Conner Womack, Maisie, Nelson, Brayden, Gavin and Mason Conner, Michael II, Jeffrey and Emmaline Dewberry, Robert and New Baby Dewberry. Great Great Grandchildren, Kalen Conner, Kellyn Shrimplin, Khloe Conner, James Atkisson, Johnny Conner and Brantley Shrimplin, Shiloh Dewberry.
Pallbearers for the service will be Michael Dewberry, Kevin Conner, Derick Conner, Mike Jansen, Matt Gay, and Brian Dewberry. Services will be held Saturday, July 22, 2017, at 3 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale.
Visitation will be held Friday, July 21, 2017, 5 p.m.7 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Contributions may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association in lieu of flowers, 5506 W Walsh Ln., Suite 212, Rogers, Ark., 72758. Online condolences may be left at www.siscofuneral.com.
SPRINGDALE — Linda Jeanette Martin, age 61, of Springdale passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, in Springdale. She was born Oct. 24, 1955, in Kansas City, Mo., the daughter of Allen and Betty Jean Clauder Martin.
She was preceded in death by her parents. She loved animals as well as baking, and was a big NASCAR fan.
She is survived by her brothers Larry Martin and his wife Fern of Tulsa, Okla.; a step daughter Candice Anderton and her husband Tim of Greenville, S.C.; two grandchildren Tinley and Claira Anderton; and a niece and nephew Lance and Leslie Martin of Jenks, Okla.
Memorial Service will be held 2 p.m. Friday July 21, 2017, at Moore’s Chapel. To sign the online guest book visit www.mooresfuneral chapel.com.
SPRINGDALE — Gracie Mae McAfee, 74, of Springdale passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at Northwest Medical Center in Springdale. She was born Oct. 28, 1942, in Bradley, Ark., to Emmett and Ola Faye Teague Spigner.
Gracie worked for the Springdale School System for many years. She adored all the kids at John Tyson Elementary School in Springdale. She enjoyed joking and visiting with friends. Gracie loved all of her family and friends and held them dear to her heart.
She was preceded in death by her Father, her husband, Jack McAfee and one sister, Bessie Cambra. Survivors include two sons, Chuck McAfee and wife Kim of Springdale and Jackie McAfee and wife Shelby of Siloam Springs; her mother, Ola Faye Clay of Springdale; Jesse Spigner and wife Phyllis of Fayetteville; four grandchildren, Danielle McAfee, Johnny Atteberry, Jackson McAfee and Dalton McAfee; two great-grandchildren, Trey Wilbanks and Kase Ferguson.
Funeral services will be Friday, July 21, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Burial will follow in Elm Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Sisco Funeral Chapel of Springdale. Online condolences may be left at www.siscofuneral. com.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Ruby V. Boatright-Tucker, 97, of Sacramento, Calif., passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017, in Sacramento. She was born Nov. 23, 1919, in Madison County, Ark., to James Cephis Boatright and Cora Ethel Byrd–Boatright.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Joseph Earl Tucker, two sons, Sherman Tucker and Jerry Tucker and nine brothers and sisters. Survivors include her four children, John Tucker of Benton City, Wash., Marilyn Treece of Sacramento, Calif., Carolyn McCollum of Pollock Pines, Calif., and Sharon Tucker of Eureka, Calif.; brother, George Hubert Boatright of West Fork; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 21 great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-great-grandchild.
A funeral service will be held 10 a.m., Saturday, July 22, 2017, at Crossroads Church with Pastor Rocky Bell officiating. Burial will be at Boatright Cemetery. Funeral Services are under the direction of Madison County Funeral Service of Huntsville. Please visit www. madisoncountyfuneralservice.com to leave the family an online condolence.