Travis Norton

Travis “Trigger” Norton, 84, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020, at his home in Woodlawn, Arkansas. Trigger was born November 9, 1935, to Voy Russell and Lula Mae Norton in Woodlawn, Arkansas.

Trigger served in the U.S. military and was a Korean War Veteran. He met his beautiful bride and wife of almost 60 years, Patsy Nell, and they were later married in April 21, 1960.

In 1958, Trigger began his lifetime career at International Paper Company where he worked there almost 40 years years until his retirement.

Apart from work, He enjoyed spending time doing the many things he loved. He had a love for horses and enjoyed camping, skiing and spending time on the water with family whenever he could. He also spent many years coaching and helping his children and grandchildren in youth sports.

Trigger is survived by his wife, Patsy Langford Norton; daughter, Terri Pennington; sons Voy Ray and wife Donna Norton, T.A and Kim Norton; grandchildren, Sidney Norton, Nicci Frazer, Tyler Bell, Trae Norton and Shelbi Russell. ; sister Marnelle Clement— and many other loved ones. He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Joyce Mullens and Dorothy Wright and brother, Lloyd Norton, and his granddaughter Haley Addison.

Graveside services will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery Saturday, February 29th, at 10:30 a.m. All are welcome for fellowship following the services at 9660 HWY 114. Nephews will serve as pallbearers.

Michaela Gean Washington

Mrs. Michaela Gean Washington 63, of Springfield, Massachusetts passed away Saturday, February 22, 2020.

Visitation 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 29, 2020, at the Brown Funeral Home Pine Bluff, AR. Funeral service 11:00 a.m. Monday, March 2, 2020, at New Life Missionary Baptist Church, Rison, AR, by Minister Nadine Young. Interment in Union Hill Cemetery Rison, AR by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR. Her body will lie in-state 10:15 a.m. until service time.