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Friday, January 26, 2007

OBITUARIES >> 01-27-07

James Deweese
James A. “Jimmy” Deweese, Jr., 42, of Romance died Jan.24 as a result of an automobile accident. He was born June 5, 1964, at Winchester, Tenn., to James and Estella Helphingstine Deweese.

He was a construction engineer for Entergy, and a member of Lighthouse Pentecostal Church where he served on the church board.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra Teague Deweese; one daughter, Emily Deweese and one son, Gabriel Deweese of the home; his parents, James A., Sr. and Estella Deweese of Beebe; two brothers, Jeremy Deweese of Searcy and Stephen Deweese of Beebe; one sister, Michelle Day of Beebe; three nieces, five nephews and a host of other family and friends.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 27 at the church, with burial in Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe.


Margaret Thompson
Margaret Mae Uhrich Thompson, 78, of Little Rock died Jan. 21. She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Thompson.

Survivors include her daughter, Sharon and her husband Paul; grandchildren, Jeff, Bob, and Stephanie; and great grandchildren Alissa, Aaron and Zachary; four brothers, Lawrence, Norman, Ray, Roger and three sisters Delores, Clara, and Catherine.

The family wishes to thank Southwest Homes Residential Care Center staff for the love showed to Margaret.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 7509 Cantrell Road, Suite 100, Little Rock, Ark., 72207.

Funeral services were Jan. 24 at North Little Rock Funeral Home. Burial was in Mt. Carmel Cemetery.