Recent Obituaries

Dian Rowan – 1946-2023

Dian Rowan – 1946-2023

Dian Estelle Rowan, 76, of Jacksonville, Fla., transitioned from this life on March 16, 2023. The walk-through visitation will be on Friday, March 31, 2023, 1-6 p.m., Ruffin & Jarrett Funeral Home, 1200 South Chester Street, Little Rock. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, […]

Bobbie Williams – 1933-2023

Bobbie Williams – 1933-2023

Bobbie Tyler Williams was born November 28, 1933 to Lloyd and Ruth Tyler of Little Rock,, Ark. Bobbie was preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Ruth Tyler; brother, Lloyd Tyler Jr.; sister, Gladys McClain; and son, Kenneth Wayne Smith. She accepted Christ at […]

Gregory Hampton – 1963-2023

Gregory Hampton – 1963-2023

Gregory L. Hampton went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 13, 2023. He was born in Little Rock on January 25, 1963, to Barbara and Andrew Hampton.He is preceded in death by both of his parents; his brothers, Andre and Cedric A. […]

Elnora Clayborn – 1923-2023

Elnora Clayborn – 1923-2023

Elnora Harris Clayborn, 99, of Little Rock, passed away on March 14, 2023. She is preceded in death by her parents; siblings; husband, Walter Clayborn, Jr.; two sons, Charlie L. Scales and Henry Collins; and two grandchildren. She leaves to cherish her memories: two daughters, […]

Allen Woods, Jr. – 1935-2023

Allen Woods, Jr. – 1935-2023

Allen Woods, Jr., 88, of Wilmot, Ark., passed on March 06, 2023.  He was an entrepreneur and a pillar in the community. He owned and operated Woods Recreational Center for several years. He also ran “It’s Our Time Restaurant and Lounge.” Preceded in death by […]

Julia Stubblefield – 1954-2023

Julia Stubblefield – 1954-2023

JULIA ANN BARRON STUBBLEFIELD, 68, of Little Rock, Ark., was born September 12, 1954, to the late Lawrence A. Barron, Sr. and Josephine C. Berryman. She was called to her eternal home on Friday, March 3, 2023.  She leaves amazing memories with her children, Broderick […]

Beverly Tresvant Johnson – 1954-2023

Beverly Tresvant Johnson – 1954-2023

Beverly Ann Tresvant Johnson, 69, of Little Rock passed away peacefully on February 25, 2023.She is survived by her son, Derrick Lewis (Kewiana) Conway, Corey Lewis, Lawrence Tresvant III, and Marcus Watson of Little Rock; two sisters, Betty York Wade Trimble of Little Rock, and […]

Derrick Grays – 1972-2023

Derrick Grays – 1972-2023

Derrick Lamont Grays was born August 30, 1972, in Jacksonville, Ark., to Gwendolyn Hatchett and the late Melvin Grays. Derrick passed away on February 11th, 2023 in San Diego, Calif. Derrick graduated from Arkansas Baptist (GED program), then attended Philander Smith College. He later enlisted […]

Hannah Cates – 2003-2023

Hannah Cates – 2003-2023

Hannah Alyce Cates, 19, of North Little Rock, Ark., passed on March 2, 2023. She graduated from Sylvan Hills High School “Class of 2022.” Her loving survivors include: father, Anthony Cates; mother, Theresa McFadden (Desmond); brothers, Kevin Cross, Justin Cross (Dara), Michael Cross and Anthony […]

William Hatchett – 1946-2023

William Hatchett – 1946-2023

William (Bill) McKinley Hatchett, age 77, of West Bloomfield, Mich., departed this life on February 12th, 2023. Preceded in death by his parents, Frank Edmond Hatchett and Elsie (Wilson) Hatchett; and siblings, Katherine Hatchett- Ford, Florence Hatchett-Rollins, Frankie Hatchett-Ray, and Linda Hatchett.Bill graduated from Harris […]