Mr. Deteric Releford, 22, passed away on April 5, 2019. He was born May 5, 1996, to John Glen Releford and Debra Jean Releford.

Funeral Service will be 11:00am on Friday, April 12, 2019, at New Community Church with Dr. George Glass Officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens by Paradise Integrity Funeral Home of Stuttgart.

Family Hour/ Visitation will be Thursday, April 11, 2019 from 6:00pm-8:00pm at Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.

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Sarah Gragg

Sarah Gragg was born December 23, 1932. She is the mother of ten children, and the grandmother of ten grandchildren.

Sarah worked for the Pine Bluff School District as a school bus driver. She was a Boy’s Scout and Girl’s Scout Leader. She was a member of the Indiana Street Baptist Church, where she sang in the choir.

Funeral services will be held 10:00 a.m, today, at the P.K. Miller Memorial Chapel. Ms. Gragg will lie in repose at the mortuary this morning from 9 a.m. until the time of service.

Jack Castleberry

Jack Davis Castleberry, 66, of Pine Bluff, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019. He was born July 28, 1952 in Monroe, Louisiana to Bob and Joanne Davis Castleberry.

Jack was reared and received his early education in Pine Bluff and in Pensacola, Florida. He then graduated from the University of West Florida. He was the owner of Whitten Concrete here in Pine Bluff. He also was a little league baseball coach for his son, and was a member of Lakeside United Methodist Church.

Preceding him in death was his mother, Joanne Castleberry; maternal grandparents, M.C. and Helen Davis; and paternal grandparents, Jack and Marie Castleberry.

Jack is survived by his wife, Lynn Davis Castleberry, whom he married January 25, 1975 In Pensacola, Florida; sons, Kevin (Sunni) Castleberry and Bryan (Brandie) Castleberry; daughter, Karen (Terry) Gossett; brother, David (Dawn) Castleberry; sisters, Susan Castleberry and Linda Lance; and grandchildren, Alyssa, Shelby, Aiden, Addie Rose, Sawyer, and Shepherd Castleberry.

Funeral Services will be 2:00 PM Friday at Lakeside United Methodist Church with Reverend Steve Wingo and Deacon Noel F. “Bud” Bryant officiating. Burial will follow in Graceland Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00-7:00 PM Thursday at Ralph Robinson and Son Funeral Home.

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Freddie Turner

Mr. Freddie L. Turner, 63, of Pine Bluff, AR, passed April 8, 2019. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.