Monday, May 22, 2017

OBITUARIES >> 5-20-17


James “Jim” C. Roe, 85, of Ward went to be with our Lord on May 18.

He was retired from Southern Screw Machine Shop. Jim was a member of Briarwood Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Air Force.

After retirement, Jim enjoyed growing vegetables to sell. He was a lifetime member of the Ward Masonic Lodge.

Jim is survived by his wife, Patsy Wilson Roe, of Ward; a son, Robert (Debbie) Roe, of Ward; one grandson, Chris Roe, of Claremore, Okla., and a brother, Ed Roe, of Ward.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillie Roe, and a son, Fred Roe.

The family will receive friends beginning at 1 p.m. Monday, May 22 at Briarwood Baptist Church, with funeral to follow at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Sylvania Cemetery.

Arrangements are by Smith-Westbrook Funeral Home,


Alanna Kaylyn Smith, 18, of North Little Rock passed away on May 16 in Jacksonville.

Visitation will be held from 6 till 8 p.m. Sunday, May 21. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, May 22 at A Natural State Funeral Service in Jacksonville,