Obituaries

Tue
22
Apr

David A. “Coley” Crooks

Tue
22
Apr

Stephen Roy Eberwein, Sr

Stephen Roy Eberwein, Sr., 70, passed from this life on Thursday, April 17, 2014, with his loving wife by his side. He was born January 9, 1944, in Nebo, to Nina Laverne Bradford. He was raised and preceded in death by Harvey “Dado” and Cindy Bradford. Stevie Roy was an avid fisherman who loved being outdoors and shared that love with his children. He accepted the Lord and was baptized at Crossway Family Worship Center in Jonesville. A memorial service was held at Crossway Family Worship Center on Friday, April 18. Survivors include his loving wife, Ellen Eberwein of Nebo; his son, Stephen R. Eberwein, Jr. of Nebo; daughters, Stephanie Eberwein of Ashdown, AR, and Raylee Eberwein of Nebo; and a brother, Billy Don Hailey of Lakeland, TN.
Tue
22
Apr

Maratha Marie Lea

Tue
22
Apr

George T. “Bo” Mannon

Tue
22
Apr

Hallie B. Sims

Tue
22
Apr

Reuben William Trussell

Tue
22
Apr

Lillie Faye Westbrooks

Lillie Faye Westbrooks, 81, of Jena, passed from this life on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at her residence. She was born December 21, 1932 in Summerville to the union of James Isaac and Eula Vell Green Poole. Mrs. Westbrooks was a homemaker. Services were held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 16, in the chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Jena with Rev. Willie Beaubouef officiating. Interment followed in the Jena Cemetery east of Jena under direction of Hixson Brothers, Inc. of Jena. She was preceded in death by her parents; and husband, Isaac Westbrooks. She is survived by a sister, Helen Cleo Parker of Winnfield. Pallbearers were Eli Cooper, Dustin Parker, Shadow Parker, and Dylan Parker.
Tue
15
Apr

Sarah Vanoil Simmons Adams

Sarah Vanoil Simmons Adams, 92, of Jena, passed from this life on Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Christus St. Frances Cabrini Hospital in Alexandria. She was born on January  29, 1922 to the union of Iley and Rosa Sikes Simmons, and was the oldest of ten children born to the couple. Mrs. Adams spent her early life near the town of Sikes in Winn Parish and was a graduate of Sikes High  School, where she played basketball and was a lifelong supporter of all sports. Along with her sister, Earlene, she sang in the gospel quartet known as the “Sikes Girls Quartet” and the group sang all across the southern United States. The family gathered around the
Tue
15
Apr

Joe Morgan Holloway

Joe Morgan Holloway, Sr., 81, of Harrisonburg, passed from this life on Friday, April 11, 2014. He was born March 3, 1933 to the union of his parents, Ralph L. Holloway and Myrtle L. Holloway. Mr. Joe graduated from
Pioneer High School in Chickasha, OK. He was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving in the Korean Conflict on the USS Hancock Aircraft Carrier. He served as superintendent of Harrisonburg utilities as well as an alderman in Harrisonburg for 25 years, and retired from Terry, Inc. after working for many years. He loved to garden, hunt and most of all, he loved spending time with his family, grandchildren and great grandchildren. 
Mr. Joe was a member, Deacon and Sunday School Superintendent at Bird’s Creek Baptist Church, located on LA 8 just west of Harrisonburg. Services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, April 14, at Bird’s Creek Baptist Church
Tue
15
Apr

Carl Calvin Partin

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Obituaries