Earmer Walters


Earmer Lee Walters, 66, of Pine Bluff, passed June 20, 2020. Born July 25, 1953, in Altheimer, Arkansas, to the late Arthur Lee Laws and her mother Willie Mae Mosby Laws of Pine Bluff.


Survivors include two sons, Patrick Lamont Laws and Billy Joe Curtis; a daughter, Regina Kaye Curtis; two brothers, Eddie Laws and Rev. Willie Laws, five sisters; Evelyn Johnson, JoAnn Laws, Gloria Harris, Beaulan Laws and Dorothy Stubbs, ten grandchildren and four greatgrandchildren.


Funeral services will be Wednesday at 11:00 A.M. at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church by Rev. Willie Laws. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Cemetery by Henson-Holcomb Mortuary. A walk through visitation will be Tuesday from 5 to 7 P.M. at the Mortuary.


Frances Spurlock


Frances Marie Bird Spurlock, 82, of White Hall, formerly of Hot Springs, passed away Saturday, July 4, 2020. She was born April 28, 1938, in Evansville, Indiana, to the late Grover and Helen Poehlien Bird.


Frances was a retired delivery driver for Trotter Ford. She enjoyed fishing, sewing, knitting and crocheting. Frances loved cooking for her family and spending time with her grandkids. She was a Baptist.


Frances was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Louis “Birddog” Townsel; and her second husband, Alton “Snuffy” Spurlock.


Survivors include her daughters, Laura King (Paul) of Pine Bluff and Pam Kolb (Paul) of Springdale; step-son, Jeff Spurlock of Pine Bluff; step-daughter, Sara Vanderhorst of Maine; sisters, Wilma Greenlee of New Haven, Indiana, Carol Dennis (Tom) of Roseville, California and Loretta Campbell (Larry) of Marion, Indiana; brother, Gene Bird (Shirley) of Marion, Indiana; grandchildren, Jacob King (Lacy), Rachel DePriest (Josh), Paul Louis Kolb, Autumn Kolb, Vicki Cruz (Adrian), Jenny Rodriguez (Danny), David Spurlock (Bethany), Ashley Korzeniewski (Tom) and Keegan Fowler; and 11 great grandchildren.


A memorial visitation will be 6:00-8:00 PM Thursday, July 9, 2020 at Ralph Robinson and Son Funeral Home. Online condolences at www.fullerfunerals.com.


Leola Demery


Leola Demery, 86, of Pine Bluff passed July 1, 2020. Born September 4, 1933 in Redfield, AR, to the late Lannie and Daisy Jacko Simmons.


Survivors include five sons, William C. Demery, Edward L. Demery, Michael R. Demery, Sr., Phillip J. Demery and Mark A. Demery; two daughters, Linda Demery and Patricia A. Demery; two brothers, Roy Hunter and Leon Simmons, two sisters, Lannie Marshall and Bobbie J. Simmons; fifteen grandchildren and twenty-two great-grandchildren.


Graveside services will be Monday at 11:00 A.M. at Forest Lawn Cemetery with words of encouragement by Rev. Robert Willis. Burial in Forest Lawn cemetery by Henson-Holcomb Mortuary. A walk through visitation was held Sunday from 5 to 7 P.M. at Henson Holcomb Mortuary.


Rickey Jasper


Mr. Rickey Jasper 58, of Pine Bluff, AR, passed away Friday, July 3, 2020. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, Arkansas. www.Brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.


Joel Dixon


Joel Robert “Bobby” Dixon, 85, died July 1, 2020 in Russellville. Online obituary and condolences are available at www.lemleyfuneral.com.


Easter Johnson


Mrs. Easter Johnson, 86, of Pine Bluff, AR, passed away Friday, July 3, 2020. Arrangements will be announced by Brown Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, Arkansas. www.Brownfuneralhomeandmortuary.com.