Leader Blues

Wednesday, August 03, 2005

OBITUARIES

Tamara Waddell

Tamara Diane Waddell, 34, of Cabot, passed away July 31. She was born Dec. 27, 1970, in Long Beach, Calif., to Carl and Diana Allen. Tamara was employed with Mitchell, Williams Law Firm in Little Rock.

She is survived by her parents, husband, Shawn Waddell of Cabot; two children, Landon Waddell and Carrington Rose, both of Cabot; one sister, Kristy Christensen; brother-in-law, John Christensen; sister-in-law, Jennifer Sanders; grandmother, Wanda Sears; uncles and aunts, Dean and Kay Nakken, Milton H. and Margie Edwards, Chuck Edwards, Larry and Marcia Wofford; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Wally and Bobbie Waddell; nieces, Kylee and husband Aaron Henry, Brook Christensen, Courtnie Christensen; cousins, Jason and Juston Nakken, Jeff Edwards, Jody Edwards and Mendi Cook, Mark Wofford and Joy Wofford; great-nephew, Blane Henry; great-niece, Breelyn Christensen.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Cabot Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday at Country Chapel in Sylvania with Rev. Steve Zumalt officiating.

Burial will follow at Old Austin Cemetery in Ward. Arrangements are by Cabot Funeral Home.

Girtha Taylor

Girtha Deloris Taylor passed away July 30.

She leaves behind her husband, William “Bill” Taylor; three daughters, Annette McGarity of Walnut Ridge, Delois Kemp and Theresa Flowers of Lonoke; two sons, Howard Joseph Bradford of Searcy and Mike Taylor of Lonoke; stepdaughters, Susan Phelphs and Rose Ann Fogleman, both of Kansas; a brother, Eugene Stinson of Wynne; 18 grandchildren; 28 great grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Boyd Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Lonoke Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Patrick Page

Patrick Glenn Page, 19, of Beebe, died Aug. 1. He is survived by his parents, Larry and Gail Page; one son, Dylan Patrick Page; one daughter, Madison Brooke Page, all of Beebe; two sisters, Sarah Morrison and husband Alan of Cordova, Tenn., and Anna Page of Beebe; his maternal grandparents, Ruby and Ross Jackson of Georgia, Ronald and Becky Gardner of Crossett; and paternal grandparents Patrick and Olga Page of Louisiana.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.

Funeral will be 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Union Valley Baptist Church, with burial in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens.

Roy McCollum

Roy Glen McCollum, 76, of Cabot, passed away July 29. He was born May 8, 1929, in Violet Hill to the late Lee and Martha McCollum.

Also preceding him in death are three sisters and four brothers. Survivors include his wife of 56 years Dorothy McCollum; daughter Pat Taylor of Cabot; sons Larry and Dewayne McCollum of Jonesboro; sister Bunice Bookout of Wiseman; six grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.

Graveside services were held Sunday at Morriston Cemetery in Morriston. Arrangements were by Thomas Funeral Service, Cabot.

Earnest Justice

Earnest Patton Justice died on July 29. He was born July 14, 1920 in Lonoke County.

He was a World War II veteran, a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and a self-employed poultry farmer. He was preceded in death by his parents Charlie Patton Justice and Ada Bell Trickey; brothers Luther Justice, Monroe Justice, and Otha Justice.

He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Almeda and Dale Sullivan; sister, Lizzy Underwood; sister-in-law, Mary Justice, and a host of nieces and nephews.

Graveside services were held July 30 at Glover Cemetery, with arrangements by Boyd Funeral Home of Lonoke.

The family would like to give special thanks to the staff of Spring Creek Living Center, Cabot.

Carl White

Carl Sidney White, 66, of Beebe, died Monday, Aug. 1.

He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth; daughters Carla Choate and Connie Choate; son Walt White and his wife, Pam; and his grandchildren, Laura Nick, Chris Nick, Will Choate, Guy Choate, John Choate, Zac White, Jacob White, and Sarah White; his sister, Beverly Darwin; brother, Richard White; and his mother-in-law, Maxine Walters. His parents, V.C. and Irene White, his sister, Katherine Card-well, and his father-in-law, Guy Walters, predeceased him.

Sidney was a life-long member of the Beebe First United Methodist Church, a Mason, a board member of the Beebe Shepherd Center, an automobile dealer and cattle farmer.
He graduated from Beebe High School and served on the Beebe School Board.

Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Beebe First United Methodist Church with burial at Meadowbrook Memorial Gar-dens. The family asks that memorials be made to the Beebe First United Methodist Church Building Fund or to the Beebe Public Education Foundation.

June Seymour

June Angela Seymour, 52, of Lonoke, passed away July 30.

She is survived by her husband Richard Seymour of the home.

Private memorial services will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are by Thomas Funeral Service in Cabot.