Edward Thomas “E. T.” Perdue, 63, of Paragould, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2016, at St. Bernards Medical Center.
Jimmy Wayne Bushong, Jr., 53, of Paragould, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2016. He was a counselor at Greene County Tech Middle School and a member of the First United Methodist Church. He enjoyed riding motorcycles and cooking. He was a percussionist who played in the Delta Symphony and the FUMC Praise Band. Jimmy was also the #1 fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was the son of the late Jimmy Wayne, Sr. and Margaret Ann Bushong.
Dorothy "Dot" Bauer, 83, of Paragould, passed away Monday at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Dorothy was the daughter of the late Albert and Recea Brumett. She was also preceded in death by her husband, John Carl Bauer; brother, Robert Brumett; and sister, Martha Long.
Patricia Ann Olex 65, of Louisville, KY passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016 with her family by her side.
Mary Wilkerson, 56, of Paragould, passed away Monday, May 9, 2016. She was born, January 26, 1960, in Pomona, CA, to J.C. and Bertha Lou Carson. Mary retired from Emerson Electric after 31 years of service. She was a devoted, loving wife and mother that will be missed dearly.
Marvin Eugene Walden, 87, of Paragould, died Tuesday at St. Bernard’s Medical Center. Marvin was retired from Heath Funeral Home, a member of Grace United Baptist Church and a Veteran of the United States Marines.
Johnathan Duffel, 46, passed away May 8, 2016. He was born, October 25, 1969, to Gary and Alicia Duffel.
David Householder, age 65 of Paragould, Arkansas died Tuesday May 3, 2016 at Flo & Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Mr. Householder was born Feb. 2 1951 in Phoenix, Arizona to the late Frank and Hazel (Lowe) Householder. He was a screen operator for Delta Asphalt. On July 31, 1986 he married Patsy Johnson. She preceded him in death on February 18, 2014. Also preceding him in death were two brothers: Jimmy and Edward Householder and two sisters: Nettie Nickles and Nancy Householder.
Phillip Bill Ward, 87, of Paragould, passed away May 4, 2016 at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center. He was born July 3, 1928 to Ashley and Mae Ward.