Mr. Arthur Lee Vines 81, of Pine Bluff passed away on April 20, 2019.
Survivors include his wife; Katie Vines. His children; Yvette Jenkins, Yolander Vines, Marco Vines, Angela Burkhalter, Mark Vines and Eric Smith.
Funeral Service will be 10:00 am on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Mt. Carmel Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Demetrice Swift officiating. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens by Paradise Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.
Family Hour/ Visitation will be Friday, April 26, 2019, from 5:00 pm-6: 00 pm at the Funeral Home.
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John Paul Sherman passed away April 23, 2019 at Circle of Life Hospice in Bentonville, Arkansas. John Paul was born March 15, 1944 to Clarence and Gwendolyn Sherman in Hunter, Arkansas.
He was employed by the Cotton Belt in Pine Bluff 1971-1998 as a Truck Driver. He began J&S Trucking in 1998.
He is preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, and a sister.
He is survived by his wife Sara Treanor Sherman; children, Tina (Tony) Burton of Monticello, Beth (Rob) Morgan of Bella Vista and Phillip (Brooklyn) Sherman of Bella Vista; four grandchildren, Chase Oliver, Lauren Oliver, Will Morgan and Avery Morgan, five stepgrandchildren and a sister Joyce Wilson of Modesto, CA.
A memorial service will be held at a later date in White Hall, Arkansas. Memorials may be made to your favorite organization or Monticello 2nd Chance Fur Dogs, PO Box 322, Monticello, AR 71655.
Arrangements are by Bella Vista Funeral Home & Crematory. Online condolences may be made at www.funeralmation.com.
Charlie Blake, Sr.
Mr. Charlie Blake Sr. 77, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas passed Sunday, April 21, 2019.
Funeral service will be held 12:00 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Mt. Nebo M.B.C. Pine Bluff, AR by Rev. Omar Davis, Sr. Burial in St. Mark Cemetery Sherrill, AR by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.
Visitation Friday 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Mt. Nebo M.B.C. Pine Bluff. His body will lie in-state Saturday 11:15 p.m. until service.
Mr. Phillip Bernard Iverson 41, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas passed Tuesday, April 16, 2019.
Funeral service will be held 2:30 p.m. Saturday, April 27, 2019, at New Salem M.B.C. Sherrill, AR by Rev. Clark E. Thomas. Burial in Antioch Cemetery Sherrill, AR by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.
Visitation/Family hour Friday 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home Pine Bluff. His body will lie in-state Saturday 1:45 p.m. until service.
Mrs. Veola Lynette Miller 69, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas passed Tuesday, April 16, 2019.
Funeral service will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2019, at Gospel Temple Missionary Baptist Church Pine Bluff, AR by Rev. James Murry. Burial in Forrest Lawn Cemetery by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff.
Visitation/Family hour Friday 5:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home Pine Bluff. Her body will lie in-state Saturday 9:15 a.m. until service.
Pearlie McLemore, 85, of Pine Bluff, Arkansas was released from her earthly duties and entered in our Heavenly Father’s Arms on April 15, 2019 surrounded by family.
She was born on April 24, 1933 in Prescott, Arkansas to the late Henry and Corrie Joshua. She received her early education and graduated from Dumas High School in 1954. She was united in holy matrimony to the late Harvey McLemore in 1956 and from this union seven children were born. She was employed by Tyson Foods Inc. for 21 years until her retirement. After her retirement, she dedicated her life to serving and caring for others, gardening, and cooking.
Mrs. McLemore was a symbol of strength and resilience for her family. She was the backbone that kept everyone together. She leaves behind a legacy of faith, love, and endurance.
She was preceded in death by her parents-Henry and Corrie Joshua, husband Harvey McLemore, daughter-Joyce Elaine McLemore, five brothers- James Joshua, Gervis Joshua, Floyd Joshua, Cornelius Joshua, and Alvin Joshua, three sisters-Gladys Joshua, Corrine Gibson, and Myrene Jones.
Her survivors include two sons-Anthony McLemore Sr. and Michael McLemore, both of Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Four daughters-Cynthia (Charles) Nash of
Texarkana, Texas, Gwendolyn Summers of Arlington, Texas, Vanessa McLemore and Michelle McLemore, both of Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Twelve grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and one sister, Vera Franklin.
Funeral services will be on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at St. John A.M.E. Church with Bobby Butler officiating. Burial will be at Henson Memorial Garden by Henson-Holcomb Mortuary in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. The Body will lie in State from 10:00 a.m. until funeral time.
Visitation will be Friday, April 26, 2019 from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. with family hour from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home.