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Stories from Tuesday, March 14, 2006

Wanda Billings (03/14/06)
Wanda Billings, 48, of Hardy died March 10, 2006, at her residence. She was an auto body technician. She was the son of the late Benny Hawkins and the late Maggie Gregory Hawkins. She is also survived by her daughters, Amanda Spruell of Danville, Ill., and Heather Eaton of Memphis, Tenn.; one son, Jason Spruell of Hardy; three sisters, Lisa Short of Hardy, Patricia Gilmer of Hardy, and Glenda Fruitt of Olive Branch, Miss.; and one brother, Bobby Hawkins of Plano, Texas...
Virgil Edward Kent (03/14/06)
Virgil Edward Kent, 80, of Cherokee Village died Feb. 25, 2006, at his home. He was born Aug. 2, 1925, in Marion, Ill., the son of Roland Kent and Eva Watson Kent. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during World War II. He was retired from General Motors. He was of the Baptist faith and was a member of the local American Legion Post 346...
Opal Langston (03/14/06)
Opal Imogene Langston of Heart, daughter of the late John Allen and Frankie Elizabeth (Mooney) Stroud, was born Aug. 22, 1930, in Peace Valley. She died on March 5, 2006, at Salem at the age of 75 years. Opal was married to Boyce Edmond Langston on Sept. 20, 1952, at Salem, and to this union two children were born...
Linda Gail Kincade (03/14/06)
Linda Gail Kincade, 54, of Cherokee Village died March 8, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born on Oct. 6, 1951, in Caraway, Ark., the daughter of Carl Bell and Marcella Burdetta. She was the manager of the Cash Mart in Highland. ...
Edward B. McFarren (03/14/06)
Edward Bernard McFarren, 75, of Horseshoe Bend died March 7, 2006, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born Jan. 1, 1931, in Chicago, Ill., the son of the late Edward Jay and Marguerite Alberta Newcom McFarren. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and a member of the Methodist faith and the America Legion Post 344...
Carl William Maxwell Jr. (03/14/06)
Carl William (Bill) Maxwell Jr., age 73, of Cherokee Village died March 7, 2006, in Batesville. He was born to the late Carl and Ethel (Irvin) Maxwell in San Diego, Calif. He was a registered nurse for 20 years in Little Rock at Doctor's Hospital. Carl is survived by his wife, Susan Maxwell of Cherokee Village; one son, Carl Maxwell, III of Santa Monica, Calif.; and one daughter, Linde Gilbert of San Diego, Claif...
Bob Farris (03/14/06)
Bob Farris, 86, of Cave City died March 8, 2006, at the Rolling Hills Nursing Center in Batesville. He was born Feb. 27, 1920, at Myron, Ark., the son of the late John and Estel Tadlock Farris. He was retired from ConAgra in Batesville where he worked in the hatchery, and was a farmer...