Steve Ault, Jr.:

Steve Anthony Ault, Jr., “Puddin” or “JR”, 37 of Pine Bluff, passed away, Wednesday May 3, 2017.

Born October 21, 1979 at Little Rock, he was a son of Steve Anthony Ault, Sr. and Wanda Owens-Payne.

Steve worked in construction and was also an accomplished tattoo artist.

He enjoyed the outdoors and working with his hands, whether working on his old truck or “slingin’ ink”.

Steve was kind and caring, and was always ready to lend a hand.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Steve Ault; great-grandparents, Ethro & Bertha Ault and Thomas & Ruth Conner.

In addition to his parents, Steve is survived by his children, Steve “Tre” Ault III, Emily Ault and Axel Ault; siblings, Thomas Ault and wife Brandi, and Robin Franklin; maternal grandparents, Jack and Margie Owens; paternal grandmother, Lois Ault; fiancé, Kasey Meeks; aunt & uncle, Sherrie & Randy Phillips; and many other loving family and friends.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 2 p.m. at White Hall United Pentecostal Church with Reverend Chris Dixon officiating. Interment will follow in Redfield Cemetery by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services.

Visitation will be Tuesday, from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Online condolences: FullerFunerals.com

Cherry Brooks:

MARIETTA, GA - Cherry Gale Brooks, 64, passed away April 28, 2017 in Marietta, Ga. She was born July 30, 1952 in Pine Bluff, Ark., daughter of the late Henry and Lula Bell Brooks. Graveside service will be held Saturday, May 13th at 11am at Graceland Cemetary.

Louise Hicks:

Louise Coleman Hicks 100, of Pine Bluff passed May 03, 2017.

Celebration of Life will be Today at 2p.m. Pleasant Grove M.B. Church with Rev. Harold Shirlee Officiating Interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

“Only Paradise Can Serve You Better!”

Jayme Stringfellow:

FORDYCE - Jayme Lyn Henley Stringfellow, 37 of Fordyce, formerly of Star City, died Sunday. Funeral services are 10AM Wednesday at Griffin Funeral Chapel. Clay Wynn officiating. Visitation is 6-8PM Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial at Hickory Grove Cemetery. Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at www.griffinfuneralservice.net.

Tracienne Allmon:

STAR CITY - Mrs. Tracienne Copeland-Allmon, 75 of, Star City, Ark. passed May 5, 2017. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home, Pine Bluff.

Mary Denton:

Mrs. Mary Ann Denton, 45 of Pine Bluff, Ark. passed May 5, 2017. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home, Pine Bluff.

Vivian Washington:

Mrs. Vivian Washington, 65 of, Pine Bluff, Ark. passed May 8, 2017. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home, Pine Bluff.

Steve Gavin:

PANSY - Steve Gavin, age 67 of Pansy, died late Sunday, May 7 at Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock. Born February 24, 1950, he was a son of Jep and Ruby Harper Gavin.

His survivors are brothers, Jerry and Vic Gavin and sister, Carolyn Clark, all of Pansy.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Daniel Harper Gavin.

He had been an employee of Cotton Belt Railroad as a switchman and was enjoying retirement at Pansy.

He was a member of Prosperity Methodist Church at Pansy, where there will be a memorial service, Thursday, May 11 at 2PM, with a visitation to follow memorial service.

Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at www.griffinfuneralservice.net.

Katherine Bankston:

Katherine Brown Bankston 56, of Pine Bluff Passed May 2, 2017.

Celebration of Life will be Wednesday 11a.m. Old St. James M.B. Church with Rev. David Smith Officiating. Interment will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

The Family hour will be from 5:30p.m.-7p.m. Paradise Funeral Home.

The Family will be at 3025 S. Elm Street the Home of Mr. Gary Wilson.

The Body will lie in State from 10:15a.m. until service time.

“Only Paradise Can Serve You Better!”