Rebecca Lynn Allen, 53, of Humphrey died Sunday. Survivors: husband, Bruce Allen; five sons; five daughters; and other relatives. Funeral is 11 a.m. Friday at Turpin Funeral Home in Stuttgart with visitation at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Flynn Cemetery. The family asks in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the family. www.turpin-co.com


Loretta Griffin


Loretta Griffin, 68, of Carthage, Arkansas, transition to her heavenly home on March 22, 2019. She was born September 28, 1949 to the late Lee and Laurine Griffin.


She leaves to cherish her memories 4 brothers, Larry Griffin, James Griffin, Donnie Griffin, and Dwight Griffin; 6 sisters, Marilyn Taylor, Joyce Davis, Nancy Shields, Yvonne Hill, Beverly Griffin and Raymelle Mayfield and host of other family members.


Visitation will be held Friday, March 29, 2019, at Christian Way Funeral Home 5: 00 – 6:30 pm.


Celebration of Life service will be held 10: 00 am, Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Grapevine COGIC in Grapevine, AR. The body will lie in state from 9:15 am until time of service at the church.


Online register: christianwayfh.com


Lawrence Wilburn


Mr. Lawrence Wilburn, 72, of Pine Bluff, passed Monday, March 25, 2019.


Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday March 30, 2019 at Brown Funeral Home by Rev. Jerry Howard. Interment will be in the V.A. section of Graceland Cemetery, by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.


Visitation Friday 5:00 p.m. until 6:30 p.m., at Brown Funeral Home. Viewing before service. www.brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com


Cynthia Battles


Mrs. Cynthia Battles, 50, of Pine Bluff, AR, passed March 26, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR. www.Brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com


Inetta Hostler


Mrs. Inetta Hostler, 68, of Pine Bluff, AR, passed March 26, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR. www.Brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com


Jo A. Jones


Mrs. Jo A. Jones, 62, of Alexander, AR, passed March 26, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR. www.Brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com


Doris O’Opry


Mrs. Doris Therese (Boulet) O’Pry, 90, of White Hall, passed away March 25, 2019. She was born June 11, 1928 in Woonsocket, RI, a daughter of the late Amedee J. and Ella (Fontaine) Boulet. She lived in White Hall, AR for the last 5 years.


Mrs. O’Pry was employed for 20 years in grocery with Maze and then as a deli manager for Weingarten’s.


She is predeceased by a sister Niama Diane DeResta and a son Conrad Paul Bissonnette. She is survived by twin daughters Diane Marie Bright and Jeannette Marie Johnson, a son, Sidney Joseph O’Pry, and daughter Jean Claire Bissonnette; 9 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.


A private family celebration of life will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 20307, White Hall, AR 71612.