Charley Lewis, 76, of Jefferson, former owner of the Highway 270/65 Flea Market, went to be with our Lord Friday, May 11, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock.

He was born October 14, 1941 in Woodlawn, son of Sam and Evie Brown Lewis.

Mr. Lewis was reared and received his early education in Woodlawn.

He had a successful career in sales with Coca-Cola, George A. Campbell and Sons and MK Distributing before retiring at age 55 to become the owner and operator of the Flea Market.

Mr. Lewis was of the Baptist faith.

Charley was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Pete Peterson, Bill Lewis and D. Lewis.

Loving survivors include his son, Charles Michael Lewis of Maumelle; granddaughters, Lauren Elizabeth Lewis, Andrea Michelle Lewis and Margaret Anne Lewis, all of Little Rock; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Rowell Cemetery next to Center Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Doney Blackerby officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Parkinson Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, Florida 33131.

Arrangements were handled by Ralph Robinson and Son Funeral Directors (online register:

Delano Jasper, Sr.

Redlands, Calif.- Mr. Delano Napolian Jasper, Sr. 73 of Redlands, CA passed Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Mt. Moriah M. B.C. in Dumas with Elder Julian Jasper, Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Meroney by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

Visitations will be Tuesday at Brown Funeral Home in Pine Bluff from 5:00-7:00 p.m.


Vernon Tidwell, Jr.

Vernon Tidwell Jr., 65 of Pine Bluff, died May 7, 2018.

Born October 9, 1952 at Winnsboro, Louisiana, he was a son of the late Vernon and Ida Mahoney Tidwell.

Mr. Tidwell was reared and educated in Sicily Island, Louisiana before joining the United States Navy.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Natalie Sipes Tidwell; siblings, William, Charles, Verna Mae and Nora Ann.

He is survived by his sister, Barbara Walker; niece, Selena Walker; nephew Terry Barfield; special friend, Diane McDaniel; roommates, Ann and Ross; mother-in-law, Mavis Bradshaw; caretaker Jason Allen; and many other loving family & friends.

Memorial Services to be held at a later date.

Online condolences:

Shirlene Humphrey

Mrs. Shirlene Humphrey, 74, of Pine Bluff, AR passed May 20, 2018. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR.

Mattie Handley

Fordyce - Mrs. Mattie Ruth Handley, 71, of Fordyce, passed Thursday, May 17, 2018. Funeral arrangements by Brown-Williams Funeral Home, Fordyce.