Bobbie Anne Atherley, 84, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, January 27, 2018.

She was born December 28, 1934, in Star City, to Adolf and Pauline Prysock Wimberley.

She was reared and educated in Benton.

Bobbie was a Teacher Assistant at Broadmoor Elementary and was of the Methodist faith.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, Russell Allen Kerr; a sister, Nora Lavonne Cook; brothers, Harold, Wesley and Sonny Wimberley.

Survivors include her husband, Rudolph Atherley, whom she married on July 19, 1958, in Benton; daughters, Pam Atherley of Bryant, Stephanie Maxwell (Todd) of Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Debbie Elkins (John) of Pine Bluff; sons, Randy Kerr (Belinda) of White Hall, Chad Atherley (Leah) of Bryant; a sister, Louise Burton of Benton; grandchildren, Brooke, Jennifer, Brandy, Courtney, Shana, Cameron, Reagan, Jacob, Jillian; ten great-grandchildren and her loving dog, Snoopy.

Visitation will be Tuesday 6-8 PM at Robinson’s.

Funeral services will be 10 AM, Wednesday, January 31, 2018, Chapel of Ralph Robinson & Son with Reverend Jacob Lynn officiating.

Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Online register at www.ralphrobinsonandson.com

Roy Bearden

Roy Bearden, 63, of Pine Bluff, passed away Friday, January 26, 2018 at JRMC. He was born February 15, 1944 in Pine Bluff to the late Olen Leroy and Estelle Morgan Bearden. During his career in the grocery business, Mr. Bearden worked at Safeway.

Mr. Bearden is survived by a sister, Sheila Wessels of Bentonville; nieces and nephews, Louis (Heather) Wessels of Fayetteville, Wendi (Ryan) Hannan of Bentonville, Christopher (Rachel) Wessels of Bentonville; and 7 great nieces and great nephews.

There will be no services at this time. Arrangements by Buie Funeral Home of Rison. Please sign the online guestbook at www.buiefuneralhome.com.

Junius Rone

Junius Rone, 80, of Pine Bluff passed January 28, 2018 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Arrangements by Henson-Holcomb Mortuary.

Mary Norsey-Hoke

Mary Norsey-Hoke 64, of Pine Bluff passed January 27, 2018. Funeral Arrangements will be announced by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

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Lillian Hicks

Lillian Fay Hicks, 78, of Pine Bluff, went to be with the Lord, Sunday, January 28, 2018, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Hicks was born July 7, 1939, Independence County, Arkansas to the late Wally Benjamin and Dorsie Eleanor Myers Williams. She was reared and received her education in Oil Trough, where she graduated from Oil Trough High School in 1957.

She married Richard Harold Hicks on December 6, 1957, in Manando, Mississippi. They moved to Pine Bluff in 1963.

Mrs. Hicks was a homemaker and a bookkeeper most of her life. She worked for K-Mart for 10 years.

She was a member of White Hall United Pentecostal Church, where she served the Lord in many ways. She was a prayer warrior who loved visiting with people in the hospital and nursing homes, inviting them to church and even going to pick them up if needed.

She is survived by her husband, Harold Hicks of Pine Bluff; two sons, Richard Charles (Glenda) Hicks and Larry Gene (Gwen) Hicks, both of Pine Bluff; three daughters, Marilyn Fay Cox of Pine Bluff, Ruth Ann (Brent) Casteel of Sheridan, and Jonell (Antonio) Lucena of White Hall; two brothers, Jarrill (Virginia) Williams of White Hall and Paul (Sandra) Williams of Hot Springs; nine grandchildren; and eighteen great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and twelve siblings.

The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 30, 2018, 6:00 to 8:00 PM, at White Hall United Pentecostal Church.

Funeral services will be 2:00 PM, Wednesday, January 31, 2018, at the White Hall United Pentecostal Church with Reverends Chris Dixon and Zane Isaacson officiating. Burial will follow in Cypress Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff of Jefferson Regional Medical Center Neurology/In- House Hospice Floor for all their excellent care, love, and support that was given to Mrs. Hicks during her stay there.

Online Condolences: http://www.cranfordfh.com/

Ruby Henry

Mrs. Ruby Henry, 73, of Pine Bluff, AR passed January 27, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR.

Levarn Smith

Mission City, Texas-Mrs. Levarn Sanders Smith, 81 of Mission City, Texas passed Thursday, January 25, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR.

Robert Dubree

Robert Lynn Dubree 67, of Pine Bluff was born August 1, 1950 was called home to be with his lord on January 26, 2018. He was a generous and giving man who loved his family. He left behind his wife, the love of his life Robin Helmick Dubree. Also his Sister Jan Keene and her husband Steve Keene. Sons Bobby Dennis and wife Toni, Harold Dubree, nieces, nephews and grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his Mother Elizabeth Nugent and brother Wendell James

Graveside service will be today 10:00a.m. at Butler Cemetery in Star City, Ark with Rev. Cody Andrews Officiating by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Family Hour was held Monday from 6:00-7:00p.m. at Paradise Funeral Home

There will be a celebration of life luncheon at the American Legion Hall, 3200 South Main Street, Pine Bluff, Arkansas following the service .

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Caver Moore

Mr. Caver Moore 71, of Pine Bluff passed January 26, 2018. Funeral Arrangements will be announced by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

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Shirley Johnson

Mrs. Shirley Johnson 77, of Pine Bluff passed January 26, 2018. Funeral Arrangements will be announced by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

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Bert Green

Mrs. Bert Green 82, of Pine Bluff passed January 26, 2018. Funeral Arrangements will be announced by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

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Roosevelt Harper, Jr.

Roosevelt Harper Jr. 64, Of Pine Bluff passed January 24, 2018. Celebration of Life for Mr. Harper will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday January 31, 2018 at New Direction Baptist Church with Rev. Freddie Webb Sr officiating. Interment will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery. Eulogy will be delivered by George Glass Jr of Word of Life Ministries, Bastrop, La. Body will lie in state from 9-11 a.m. until service time. Services entrusted to Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

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