Jonesboro Obituaries

Jonesboro Obituaries

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  • Monday Feb 13 | via NWAonline 

    Longtime Arkansas high school basketball coach Barry...

    Former Jonesboro High School basketball coach Barry Pruitt, who coached the Hurricane to two state titles and more than 500 victories, died Sunday afternoon after a short illness. He was 72. Known for his shrill sideline whistling and a knack for getting his team prepared to play, Pruitt spent 28 years as Jonesboro's head coach, retiring after the 2009 season.


  • Wednesday Feb 8 | via Times-Dispatch 


    Coty and Amanda Luther of Walnut Ridge have announced the birth of a son, born Jan. 25, 2017, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. The baby weighed six pounds, three ounces and has been named Zalden Cole Luther.


  • Sunday Feb 5 | via KAIT-TV 

    St. Jude holds 24th annual S'travaganza fundraiser

    JONESBORO, AR - Many gathered at Ridgepoint Country Club on Super Bowl Sunday not only to watch the game but to also help fight childhood cancer. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital held its annual S'travaganza event, making it the 24th year to be exact.


  • Jan 24, 2017 | via People's Defender 

    January 24, 2017January 24, 2017

    Joyce McGuire, 63, of Trumann, Ark., formerly of West Union, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017 at the St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born July 12, 1953 in Dayton, Ohio.