William Glynn Freeman, 80, of Cabot, AR  

William Glynn Freeman, 80, of Cabot 

William Glynn Freeman went to be with the Lord July 25, 2018. He was born June 9, 1938 in Big Flat, Arkansas to the late Arthur and Sarah Freeman.  William proudly dedicated six years of his life from 1956-1962 to our country in the National Guard. During this time serving, he participated in the Desegregation of the Little Rock 9. While William worked for the Apartment House Builders for 29 years, he acquired a love for painting. He was raised as a Baptist and attended various churches along his journey with God. William also enjoyed a good hunting or fishing trip and wouldn't turn down the offer when asked. William is preceded in death by his parents; his loving wife: Joyce Loretta Freeman; two sisters: Grace Newgent, and Mage Copeland; and one brother: Theodore Passmore. Williams legacy is carried on by his sisters: Rose Gray and Betty Sisk both of Houston, Arkansas; two sons: Donald (Mary Ann) Wayne Terrants and Johney Wayne Goolsby both of Cabot, Arkansas; daughter: Joyce Lynn Craig of Cabot, Arkansas; five grandchildren: Chris Craig, Tiffany Craig, Justin Parker, John Michael Roach and Shane Goolsby; and two great-grand children: Hayden Cleveland and Ryleigh Craig.  

Services will be Saturday July 28th at 12:00 PM with visitation one hour prior.  Interment to follow at Whitehall Cemetery. 

Joe Denial Cook, 83, of Biscoe, Arkansas  


Joe Derial Cook, 83, of Biscoe, Arkansas passed away July 16th, 2018 in Carlisle, Arkansas. He was born December 21st, 1934 to the late "Wash" and Mary Cook in Prairie County, Arkansas.   

He lived majority of his life in Biscoe, Arkansas. If you couldn't find Joe at the house or on the farm, you could find him in the middle of the woods doing what he loved, as Joe was an avid fox and turkey hunter. He enjoyed being outdoors and really liked being in his garden. He shared what he grew with all of his friends and neighbors. They knew they could count on Joe to get the freshest greens around.   

Joe is preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Cook; parents, Wash and Mary Cook; four brothers, Morris, Rob, Russell, and Clell; and one sister, Vivian Browning.   

The family would like to thank Wayne and Dena Moore for all their help, and to "Bull" Jackson for being Joe's caregiver for several years. 

Visitation will be from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Tuesday, July 17th at Fowler Funeral Home.  Graveside service will be at 10:00 am Wednesday, July 18th at Biscoe Cemetery.  

Billy Herman Henard of Brinkley, Arkansas 


Billy Herman Henard, 82, of Brinkley passed away July 8, 2018.  He was born in Cotton Plant on September 10, 1935 to the late Herman and Maggie Hicks Henard. Billy was a member of First Baptist Church in Brinkley where he thoroughly enjoyed his Sunday School Class.  He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge. Billy retired from Shelter Insurance in 1991 after 28 years of serving the public.    

Billy enjoyed outdoor activities including, hunting, fishing, and gardening.  He loved planting big gardens that produced a variety of vegetables that fed his many friends and family. Most special to Billy was spending time with his beloved family, watching his grandkids various sporting events, and watching television.  

Billy is preceded in death by his parents, and wife of 20 years, Irene Fowler Henard. Those remaining to cherish his memory are: one son, Billy "Craig" Henard; four daughters: Tammy Henard Bridges (Steve), Jackie Whelchel (Tim), Gwyn Beckman (Blaise), Lonna Dunavan (Brian); one brother: Jack Henard (Louise); seven grandchildren: Josh Jackson, Chance Jackson (Sarah), Charlie Bridges, Chad Sain (Mallory), Whitney Whelchel, Will Dunavan, and Karsen Dunavan; one great-grandchild: Jaxon Sain; several nieces and nephews, along with other family and friends. 

Funeral Services will be at 1:00 PM Wednesday, July 11th with visitation one hour prior at Fowler Funeral Home. Interment to follow at Upper Cemetery, Rich AR.

Kandy Lynn Benson White of Devalls Bluff, Arkansas 

Kandy Lynn Benson White, 51, of Devalls Bluff, Arkansas, passed away June 20th, 2018. She was born August 7th, 1966 to Charles Richard Benson and Betty Jean Hopkins Benson in Salt Lake City, Utah.  
    Kandy graduated from West High School in 1985 and went on to graduating from the International Institute of Hair Design in 1991 in Salt Lake City, Utah. Beauty was her passion along with spending time with her family and friends. She loved her grandchildren and the time she spent with them. She also loved to travel and meet new people. 
    She is survived by her mother: Betty Jean Benson Gurule; 91 year old grandmother: Dorothy C. Salazar husband: John T. White; siblings: Veronica Wolf (Greg) of Bullhead, Arizona, Charles Benson (Jennifer) of Murray, Utah, Michelle Hudson (Shayne) of West Jordan, Utah, John Benson of Daper, Utah, Matt Benson (Paulette) of Saratoga Springs, Utah, Ben Benson of Murray, Utah, Sheila Rowe (Mike) of Las Vegas, Nevada; her four children: Robbie Heaps (Tiffany) of West Jordan, Utah, Ricky Heaps (Misty) of Tooele, Utah, Jimmy Benson of Denver, Colorado and Nicholas Pike of Salt Lake City, Utah; three step-daughters: Diane Chidister (Robert) of Devalls Bluff, Johnnie Gannon (Tommy) of Devalls Bluff, and Lisa Voumard (Curtis) of Devalls Bluff, and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. 
    Kandy is proceeded in death by her father: Charles Richard Benson, brother: Gary A. Benson, and son: Ricky Hodge.

Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday June 26th at Fowler Funeral Home. 

Butch Kilpatrick of Brinkley, Arkansas 

V.E. "Butch" Kilpatrick, Jr., the son of Virgil Elmo and Faye Belle Kilpatrick, Sr., was born on October 5th, 1943 in Orange, Texas. 

                Butch worked as a brakeman and conductor for the railroad for 38 years and retired at the age of 60. 

                Butch was of the Baptist faith and a member of the First Baptist Church in Brinkley, Arkansas. Over several years he experienced many serious health challenges. As a result, he passed away at the age of 74, on Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018 at UAMS in Little Rock. Before falling ill, he enjoyed various mechanical work. One of his proudest moments was getting his old tractor running again. He was always "piddling" to repair whatever he could. 

                Family was everything to Butch and he sought to care for them the best way possible. He had the biggest heart, and was one of the most loving, forgiving, and thoughtful people you could meet. If you were his friend, Butch considered you family.  

                Butch is preceded in death by his father, mother, and his son - Jeff Kilpatrick. He is survived by his beloved wife of 49 years - Joan Kilpatrick, two sons - Ronnie Banks and Brad (Libby) Banks, two daughters - Kim (Chris) Joiner and Karen (Rowdy) Broadway, one brother - Jim (Judy) Kilpatrick, three sisters - Mary Weiler, Pat Massanelli, and Judy Houston, nine grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild, along with an extended Banks family and numerous nieces and nephews.  

                Services will be held at 2:00pm Saturday, May 26th, 2018 at the First Baptist Church in Cotton Plant, Arkansas with visitation at 1:00pm. The family requests that memorials be made to Cotton Plant Cemetery in lieu of flowers


Don T. Parks of Holly Grove, Arkansas  

Don T. Parks, 86, passed away April 28th, 2018 in Brinkley, Arkansas. Preceded in death by spouse: Regina Turner Parks, son: Larry Thomas Parks, and sister: Billie Parks. He is left to carry his legacy by his daughter, Pamela K. Parks, two granddaughters: Ashley P. Dover (Jason), and Hillary Parks, four grandsons: Cable Parks, Preston Nowlin (Heather Hardesty), Casey Nowlin (Halee), and Cameron Nowlin (Hannah) and seven great grandchildren: Kortnee Parks, Parker McKinley, Triston Parks, Harper Woosley, Braxdon Dover, BrieAnn Dover, and Mason Nowlin. Don leaves many family and friends to cherish the memory of him being an avid outdoorsman; hunting, fishing, and family. Memorial services will be held at Brown Funeral Home, Clarendon location, on Sunday at 2:00PM. Online guestbook www.fowlerfh.com.  

Ethel Bert Quinn of Brinkley, AR 

Ethel Bert Quinn 
"This Is Not Good Bye - It's Until We Meet Again." 
Ethel Bert Quinn gained his wings at 12:30pm on April 18th, 2018.  
    Bert Quinn passed away with his family by his side. On January 10th, 1949 James and Mary Quinn of Brinkley gave birth to a set of twin boys. Bert being the baby of the twins.  
    As Bert grew into a man, he met his first love, Anna Mashburn, and on August 14th, 1970 they became husband and wife. They started planning a family and they had three beautiful children together. Bert Quinn worked with his brothers and also worked at the Highway Department in Brinkley. He retired from the Brinkley Water Department.  
    As the year went by, Bert and Anna Quinn decided to go their separate ways in August of 1991.  
    Then later, Bert Quinn met his new love, Molly Young - And on February 20th, 1993, Bert and Molly got married. Molly had two children by her first husband. Bert and Molly were married for 25 years.  
    Bert Quinn left behind his wife Molly Quinn of Cotton Plant. His daughter Amanda Bennett and her husband, Ricky Bennett of Searcy. His second daughter, Tammy Romero and husband Larry Romero of Monroe. He also left one son, Sam Quinn and his wife, Brandy Quinn, of Brinkley. He also left his step-daughter, Debbie Bozark, and step-son Orval Young both from Cotton Plant. Bert had eleven brothers and two sisters. Bert had six grandchildren and four great-grand children; Grandchildren: Brandi and Josh King of Searcy, Ricky Jr. and Bailey Bennett of Searcy, Ashton Romero and Sidney Romero of Monroe, Jake and Larry Bozark of Cotton Plant. Great Grandchildren: Kaiden King of Searcy, Greyson Bennett of Searcy, and Kevin and Summer Bozark of Cotton Plant.  
     Bert loved life and his family. Bert loved fishing, hunting, camping and most of all, sitting out back at the shed with his family grilling and listening to country music.  
    Bert Quinn is proceeded in death by his mother and father, James and Mary Quinn; Brothers - W.A, Alvie, Charles, and Earl Quinn and one sister, Juanita Randall. 

Visitation is from 12-4pm Friday, April 20th at Fowler Funeral Home with services following Saturday, April 21st at 2:00pm also at Fowler Funeral Home. Interment will be at Oaklawn Cemetery.

Walter George Spaulding of Maro, AR 


Place of Residence: MORO, Arkansas 

Age: 79 

Passed Away: Saturday, April 7, 2018 

Walter loved rod and reel fishing and long drives around Arkansas. 

Family remaining to cherish his memory are daughter, Connie Marek; 4 grandchildren: Robin, Jason, Daniel, Faye; 5 great-grandchildren; sister: Nina Sue; nephew: Rocky and wife, Debbie; along with a host of other family and friends. Preceded in death are parents: Harry and Zora Spaulding; son Ronny Sr.; and grandson Ronny Jr.; brothers Harry Jr., and Nathan; sisters Wanda, and Etta Atha Lee. 

Anna Lucille Fitzhugh of Brinkley, AR 

Anna Lucille Fitzhugh, 93 of Brinkley, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, March 18th, 2018 in Stuttgart, Arkansas. She was born July 18th, 1924 in Monroe, Arkansas to the late Lee Story and Cleo Hickman. 
She lived the majority of her life in Brinkley, Arkansas and was a member of Assembly of God also located in Brinkley. 
Anna was loving, kind, and enjoyed spending time with her family. She had the biggest heart imaginable, and there wasn't a time when you didn't catch her smiling. 
She is preceded in death by spouse of over fifty years, Melborne Fitzhugh, her parents, three brothers, two sisters, and one son, Buddy Fitzhugh, and three grandchildren. 
Her legacy is carried out by her son, Kenny (Deedee) Fitzhugh; three beautiful daughters: Frances (Robert) Foster, Sylvia Casada, and Gail (Jim) Hoggatt; daughter-in-law Patrice Fitzhugh, 10 grandchildren and a plethora of great-grand children; along with a host of other family and friends. 

Graveside services will be 1:00 atOaklawn Cemetery.                                        





Wednesday, March 21, 2018 

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM 

Fowler Funeral Home 

210 South Main Street, Brinkley, AR 72021  

Susan Patterson Gray of Bartlesville, Oklahoma 

Susan Patterson Gray, 70, of Bartlesville, Oklahoma passed away on March 9th 2018.  She was born on May 10th 1947 to the late Arch and MaeBelle Sain Patterson. Susan was preceded in death by her parents and one infant brother, Michael Patterson. Those remaining to cherish her memory are her loving sister Sherry (Rickey) Davis; nephew Rickey Joe Davis; great-nephew Aaron Joe Davis; great-niece Bailey Michelle Davis; along with a host of other family and friends.  Visitation will be held at Fowler Funeral Home Thursday from 6pm - 8pm with Graveside Services Friday at 11am at Macedonia Cemetery in Holly Grove.

Helen Gibbs
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Norma Tate
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Janie Sue Harris
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Bessie J. Porter
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Olney E. McKenzie
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James Robert Floyd
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Audrey Lawson
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Lucy Genova Higginbotham
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Bertha Carter
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Jusiane Grossman
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Rose Willhite 

Published: February 18, 2015 

Rose Willhite, 73, died Saturday. Survivors: sons, Robert, Paul, Kevin and Glen Willhite; daughters, Brenda Mallard, Paula Wilkins, Terri Imus; sisters, Daisy Dellar, Mary Gill; 18 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren. Visitation Tuesday, 5-7 p.m., Fowler Funeral Home. Funeral Service Wednesday, 10 a.m., Brinkley First Baptist Church. Burial Oak Grove Cemetery, Moro, Ark.

James P. Waggle Sr. 


Published: January 23, 2015 

James P. Waggle Sr., 74, died Wednesday. Survivors: wife, Alene Waggle; sons, William Waggle, Robert Waggle, all of Brinkley, James Waggle, Ward; daughter, Cassandra Sherman, Brinkley; nine grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren. Visitation Friday 6-8 p.m., Fowler Funeral Home. Funeral services Saturday, 10 a.m., Fowler Funeral Home, Brinkley. Burial, Oaklawn Cemetery, Brinkley.

Herbert Shaw Jr. 

Published: January 3, 2015 

Herbert Shaw Jr., 85, died Friday. Survivors: son, Michael Wayne Shaw, Clarendon; daughters, Sheryl Talkington, Caruthersville, Mo., Paula Shaw,Clarendon; brother, Bryl Shaw, Brinkley; sister, Barbara Williams (Chick), Brinkley. Visitation Sunday 1-2 p.m., Fowler Funeral Home. Funeral follows at 2 p.m. Burial Shady Grove Cemetery, Clarendon. Fowler Funeral Home.

Dallas Marie Coleman
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Charlene Viola Moore
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Gladys Ruth Sides
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Stella F. Crabtree
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Edna Russell
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Reba "June" Mustin
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