Donald Lee Glover, 80, of Watson Chapel, died Monday, January 22, 2018 at home.

He was born November 5, 1937 in Pine Bluff, son of James Elbert Glover and Lela Green Glover.

Mr. Glover was reared and received his early education in Watson Chapel, graduating from Watson Chapel High School in 1955.

He was a self-made man, graduating from the “school of hard knocks”. He co-owned and operated Glover Livestock Commission Company and Mid-Ark Cattle Company until his retirement.

Mr. Glover was a member of Watson Chapel Baptist Church who loved spending time with his family.

He was known for his ability to bring a smile to people’s faces when he walked in the room, his generosity and his boisterous laugh.

Mr. Glover was preceded in death by his loving wife, Jacqueline “Jackie” George Glover; son, Jeff Glover; his parents; three brothers, Roy Glover, James Glover and Ed Glover; and sister, Juanita Lee.

Survivors include his two daughters, Terri Kulbeth and Dana Glover Spann (Eric); brother, Thomas Glover; grandchildren, Haley Wamble (David), Mary Cile Glover-Rogers, Kurtis Kulbeth (Hanna), Sadie Spann, Sophie Spann, Sealie Spann and Simon Spann; and great-grandchildren, J.D. Wamble and Dout Wamble.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Watson Chapel Baptist Church with Reverends Todd Howard and M.L. Faler officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday afternoon from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the church.

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Delores Stroud

Reverend Delores Jean Stroud, 76, died in Pine Bluff Friday, January 19, 2018. Her memorial service is Tuesday, January 23, 2018. 10:00 a.m., First Christian Church, with Reverend Kevin Robbins and Dr. Bill McConnell officiating. Memorials requested to First Christian Church, 3901 South Hazel Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas 71603. Online register:

Opal Walton

Opal Jeanette Walton, 75 of Pine Bluff died Saturday. Survivors include 3 sisters, Helen Cody and Joyce Nichols, both of Pine Bluff and Leslie Price of Mississippi. There will be no services at this time. Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City. Online guestbook at

Ernest Paschall

Ernest Lee Paschall 77, of Dumas, AR passed away January 21, 2018 in Pine Bluff, AR. He was born September 17, 1940 at Garrett Bridge, AR to the late Ernest A. and Floy Creighton Paschall. Ernest served in Army National Guard from 1960-1965, a member of Abundant Life Worship Center and he loved to coach Little League Baseball.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother Jimmy Paschall.

Survivors are his wife, Kay of Dumas, two sons, David Paschall (Alexa) of Mesquite,TX and Steve Paschall of Little Rock, one brother, Paul Paschall of Dumas, one sister, Mattie Sanders of Oak Grove, LA, six grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Service will be Wednesday, January 24, 2018, Griffin Funeral Home Chapel at 2:00pm, visitation will be one hour prior to service with Rev. Spencer Berry officiating and burial Green Mount Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Abundant Life Worship Center, 111 Hwy. 65, Dumas, AR 71639 or Alzheimer’s Association,201 Markham Center, Little Rock, 72205. Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Home, Dumas, AR visit online guestbook

Kenneth Ray

Kenneth “Kenny” Lloyd Ray, 54, of White Hall, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord Monday, January 22, 2018.

He was born June 6, 1963, in Pine Bluff, to Kenneth W. and Sue Lloyd Ray.

He was reared and educated in Pine Bluff, graduating from Dollarway High School in 1981. He served in the United States Marine Corps.

Kenny had worked as a Pine Bluff Police Officer before becoming disabled.

He enjoyed working on cars, riding 4 wheelers and being with family.

Kenny was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred and Ina Ruth Studdard; Bill and Pauline Lloyd.

Survivors include his parents; sisters, Teresa Leopard, Susan Smith, Laura Songer (Trey); nephews, James Leopard, Seth and Shane Songer, Adam, David and Daniel Owings; niece Jamie Castaneda; great nieces and nephews, Hannah, Dannie and Sam Owings, Carson and Cason Castaneda all White Hall and an uncle, Bill Lloyd of Watson.

Graveside service will be 1 PM, Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at Hardin Cemetery with Reverend Johnny Taylor officiating.

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