Monday, July 25, 2016
A publicist for Brown said she died Saturday of complications from lung cancer. She was 78.A visitation has been set for Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle, Arkansas. A funeral service would follow the next day at 10 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church.Brown was one of three siblings whose smooth harmonies as the Browns influenced generations of singers from the Beatles to Lady Antebellum.Her brother, Jim Ed Brown, died in 2015, also of cancer.With sister Maxine Brown, the three helped define the Nashville sound of the 1950s and '60s and were inducted in 2015 into the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum.You can send flowers via Love’s Flower Shop by calling 1-800-229-3290. Monday, July 25, 2016
July 28, 2016, Calvin's birthday, at Russellville Family Funeral Chapel. Rev. Ronnie Morris will officiate.Online obituary and guestbook are available at www.russellvillefamilyfuneral.com.Linda IngramDARDANELLE -- Linda Merle Ingram, age 62 of Dardanelle, died Friday, July 22, 2016 at River Valley Medical Center in Dardanelle.She was born October 10, 1953, at Wichita, Kansas, to the late Wendell Samuel and Geneva Odie Baker Nelms. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Harold Dean and Larry Wendell Nelms; granddaughter, Cloe Deshae Tackett.Survivors include her husband, Chuck Ingram of Dardanelle; son, Buddy Dell Standridge of Piney Bay, Daughter, Geneva Nichole Tackett of Dardanelle; brother, Gary Lee Nelms (Diane) of Belleville, sister, Cheryl Millard (Dennis) of Dardanelle; three grandchildren, Megan Nicole Tackett, Cody Matthew Tackett and Ema Neva Standridge and great grandson, Wyatt Drake Phillips; mother-in-law Barbara Ingram, Wagner, Oklahoma; sister-in-law, Shelia Kittle (Kevin), Tulsa, Oklahoma; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will begin at 10 a.m. Monday, July 25, 2016, at the Cornwell funeral home chapel with Rev. Jeff Smith and Rev. Troy Ellison Officiating. Visitation will be 9-10 a.m. prior to the service. Burial will be private at Shott Cemetery in Waveland.Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle. Online guest book and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com.Paid obituaryMonday, July 18, 2016
Arkansas Online reports a delay in the opening in Conway of the first John Daly's Steakhouse, a new concept built around the career of professional golfer and former Dardanelle resident John Daly, originally set to tee off by this summer. Razing of an existing two-story building at 912 Front St., just north of Toad Suck Square downtown, is expected to get underway this week; construction on a new two-story, 4,500-square-foot structure, which will include second-floor loft space and a private dining area, should begin within two to three weeks, with a Jan. 15 target opening. Meanwhile, two more locations (out of a planned 10 over the next five years), in Little Rock and Northwest Arkansas are pending.And 11 Arkansas restaurants made Wine Spectator magazine's annual Restaurant Awards list, recognizing outstanding wine programs on three levels: the Award of Excellence (symbolized in the magazine by one wine glass, with 2,414 winners), the Best of Award of Excellence (two glasses, 1,093) and the Grand Award (three glasses, 88). So Restaurant-Bar, 3610 Kavanaugh Blvd. Little Rock, earned two glasses, an upgrade from previous years; one-glass Awards of Excellence went to repeat Little Rock winners Copper Grill, 300 E. Third St.; Anderson's Cajun's Wharf, 2400 Cantrell Road; Ciao Baci, 605 N. Beechwood St.; and Capers, 14502 Cantrell Road; and to Bordino's Restaurant and Wine Bar and Vetro 1925 in Fayetteville, Postmasters Grill in Camden and the River Grille Steakhouse in Bentonville. New on the list this year: Arthur's Prime Steakhouse, 27 Rahling Circle, Little Rock, and the Little Rock outlet of Del Frisco's Grille. The complete list is available in the magazine's August issue, on newsstands Tuesday and online at Restaurants.WineSpectator.com.Has a restaurant opened -- or closed -- near you in the last week or so? Does your favorite eatery have a new menu? Is there a new chef in charge? Drop us a line. Call (501) 399-3667 or (501) 378-3513, or send a note to Restaurants, Weekend Section, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, P.O. Box 2221, Little Rock, Ark. 72203. Send email to:email@example.comWeekend on 07/14/2016 Let's block ads! a href="htSunday, June 19, 2016
Saturday, June 18, 2016, at her home.She was born September 18, 1940, to Lloyd C. McConnell and Lillian Athalene Clerget McConnell in Morrilton.She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Dardanelle. She co-owned, with her husband, and was office manager of Jennen Signs for over 40 years.She also co-owned and managed many businesses including other sign companies, a car wash, a convenience store and a restaurant. She enjoyed reading, working in the yard, watching football, and was an avid Razorbacks fan. She volunteered at Sharing and Caring in Dardanelle, and Hospice in Russellville.She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jimmy Don Jennen; her brother, Lloyd McConnell; and a brother-in-law, Billy Joe Mitchell.Survivors include a sister, Dorothy Mitchell of Cabot; a son, James B. Jennen of Dallas, Texas; two daughters, Cheryl D. Jennen Parker (Carl) of Fort Worth, Texas, and Jennifer Jennen Fluech (Joe) of Greenbrier; three grandsons, Joshua Johnson, Jacob Fluech and Jordan Fluech, a granddaughter, Jamie Jennen; and several nieces and nephews.The funeral service will begin at 10 a.m., Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at the Shinn Chapel in Russellville with the Rev. Kelly Pearson officiating. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Morrilton, under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service.Pallbearers will be Carl Parker, Joe Fluech, Jordan Fluech, Darren Murry, Andrew Murry and Ron Payne. Honorary pallbearers include Delores Bryan, Bob and Deloria Whorton, Teri Payne, Hugh and Melinda Word, and Beverly Ritchie.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sharing and Caring at 107 State Street in Dardanelle, AR 72834, or the V Foundation for Cancer Research (http://www.jimmyv.org/).The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.shinnfuneral.com.Paid obituaryFrances FralaCLARKSVILLE -- Frances Emily Frala, 89 of Clarksville, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2016.Mrs. Frala was born November 8, 1926, in Hartman to Mr. William and Lena (Grote) Sprenger. Mrs. Frala was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband Edmund Frala.Mrs. Frala is survived by one daughter, Linda and Gary Bradley; three sons: Michael and Linda Frala, Dennis and Patty Frala, and Gary and Laura Frala; one sister, Stella Cremer; one brother, Gerald and Sally Sprenger; nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.Funeral mass will be 11 a.m. Monday, June 20, 2016, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Clarksville; burial will follow in the Oakland Cemetery.Arrangements under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home (479) 754-2201. Online guestbook www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/clarksville.