Stanley Darrail Lovett, Jr. was born on May 1, 1992 in Pine Bluff, Ark. to Tarissa Correll and Stanley Lovett, Sr. He departed this earthly life and entered into his new life on September 9, 2018. Stanley graduated from Pine Bluff High School in 2010.

Stanley was united in holy matrimony on July 9, 2016 to Mariama Bracey and to that union (1) child was born, Ja'Mary Maria Lovett and their unborn son, Darrail Lovett.

Stanley worked for Smith Staffing in Oklahoma as a forklift driver. He was an avid fisherman and hunter and he also loved to chop wood. He took great pride in country living and he knew how to survive off the resources that God provided. His grandfather, Rev. Henry Dabner, Sr. taught him these very meaningful skills and Stanley cherished them dearly.

Visitation will be held from 5-7 PM on Friday, September 21, 2018 at Relerford Funeral Home. Service will be held at 11 AM on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Holy Benton Temple Church of God in Christ, 1208 N. Maple St., Stuttgart, AR.

Professional services entrusted to Relerford Funeral Home, 301 S. College St., Stuttgart, AR (870) 672-8901.

Jean Gershner

Hot Springs - Jean Baim Gershner, 92, of Hot Springs, formerly of Pine Bluff, died Monday, September 17, 2018.

She was born September 29, 1925 in Pine Bluff, daughter of Leo and Annette Rutstein Baim.

Mrs. Gershner was raised and received her early education in Pine Bluff, graduating from Pine Bluff High School. She attended Lindenwood College before graduating from the University of Missouri with a degree in journalism.

She married Ira S. Gershner of Pine Bluff in 1947.

Jean was a charter member of Garvan Gardens, served on the Levi Towers board for several years, and was active in Temple Anshe Emeth and Congregation House of Israel. She had many charitable interests including UAMS and CHI St. Vincent. She was an avid golfer and loved her home, gardening, and cooking.

She was preceded in death by her husband; her parents; and sister, Delores Melton.

Survivors include her son, Dr. Ira B. Gershner of Little

Rock; daughter, Jan Woodhead of Herndon, Virginia; sister, Bobbie Simpson of Pine Bluff; grandchildren, Jeffrey Woodhead, Joshua Gershner and Erin Parker; great-grandchildren, Selah Woodhead and Dorothy Stewart; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 21, 2018 in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson and Son in Pine Bluff. Interment will be private. A reception will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Friday at Jean’s house in Hot Springs.

Memorials may be made to the donor’s favorite charity.

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