Jonesboro Obituaries

Jonesboro Obituaries

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  • Wednesday Jul 11 | via Times-Dispatch 

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    Born April 18, 1928, in Parkin, he was the son of Jim and Mammie Hopkins Duncan. He was a retired construction worker and was of the Christian faith.

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  • Tuesday Jul 3 | via Times-Dispatch 

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    Born Aug. 25, 1993, in Jonesboro, he attended Walnut Ridge and Hoxie Schools. He was a carny for several different traveling carnival groups and a member of the Pentecostal Church of Jesus Christ in Hoxie.

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  • Wednesday Jun 27 | via Times-Dispatch 

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    Seth and Beth Swartzlander of Pocahontas have announced the birth of a daughter, born on May 22, 2018, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Peggy Henson of Hoxie has announced the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her daughter, Brittany Mairia Henson, to Dakota Levi Hensley, son of Buddy and Christina Knight of Trumann and Steve and Susan Hensley of Texarkana.

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  • Monday Jun 25 | via Daily Reporter 

    Marjorie K. Burris

    Marjorie K. Burris, 70, of Greenfield, passed away Friday, June 22, 2018, at her home. She was born on October 30, 1947, as the daughter of Orzo A. Brown and Virginia G. Brown.

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  • Jun 15, 2018 | via KAIT-TV 

    Longtime publisher, community leader John W. Troutt ...

    JONESBORO, AR - A memorial service will be held June 18 for a man remembered for his career in journalism as well as his active role in the community in which he lived. According to a posting on the Emerson Funeral Home website, John W. Troutt Jr. died Thursday at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro at the age of 88. Troutt, whose family owned the Jonesboro Sun for 99 years before selling the paper to Paxton Media Group in Oct. 2000, grew up in Jonesboro and started carrying papers for the then-Jonesboro Evening Sun when he was ten years old.

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  • Jun 15, 2018 | via Arkansas Times 

    John Troutt, former publisher, dies at 88

    John Troutt, the long-time editor and publisher of the Jonesboro Sun , died Thursday night at 88, his family tells me. Troutt took the helm of the family newspaper after his father's death and led it for decades before the newspaper was sold in 2000 to the Paxton group.

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  • Jun 13, 2018 | via Times-Dispatch 

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    Bryar and Amber Palmer of Piggott have announced the birth of a son on May 23, 2018, at St. Bernards in Jonesboro. Born Jan. 7, 1930, in Imboden, she was the daughter of John and Una Starling Tipton.

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  • Jun 6, 2018 | via Times-Dispatch 

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    Brad and ShayLee Junkersfeld of Walnut Ridge have announced the birth of their first child, a daughter, on May 21, 2018, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. She is the great-granddaughter of Oma Lee Austin of Walnut Ridge, Zach and Colleen Lawhon of Hoxie, Danny and Mary Ann McCandless, Larry Junkersfeld and Dawn Brandaberry, all of Pocahontas, and Sandra Cowin of Van Buren, Mo.

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  • Jun 3, 2018 | via NWAonline 

    Years of his eventual maturation led to marriage

    Allison and David Brown took an unconventional route to marriage, but they are in it together. They travel around the country with their business, Sugar's Concessions.

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  • May 30, 2018 | via Times-Dispatch 

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    Donald Gene Cooper, 83, of Jonesboro, died May 25, 2018, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro. Born Jan. 26, 1935, in Hardy, he was the son of Benjamin and Lula Martin Cooper.

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