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Obituaries for July 8, 2021

by Staff Report | July 8, 2021 at 8:09 a.m.


Jerry M. Ammons 76 of Magnolia, Arkansas passed away on Friday July 2, 2021 at Wentworth Place in Magnolia.

He was born on August 31, 1944 in Waldo, Arkansas to the late Marvin and Maude (Birchfield) Ammons. He served his country in the United States Army from 1965 until 1971. He was a retired operator and shift team leader with Albemarle, loved hunting, fishing, camping, and working in his yard and shop. Jerry accepted Jesus and joined Buckner Baptist Church, and later attended Central Baptist Church.

Jerry is preceded in death by his parents; his first wife Linda Ammons; a son Michael Ammons; a brother Gene Ammons; and brother in law Russell David Lee.

He is survived by his wife Mitzi Ammons; a daughter Karen and Bobby Weido; two grandchildren Arlington Weido and Vin Weido all of Magnolia; a sister Bonnie Sims of DeKalb, Texas; father and mother in law Frank and Joyce Neinast; sister in law Joni Lee all of Magnolia, Arkansas; a bonus child Chess Herndon of El Dorado; and host of extended family and friends.

A graveside service was held at 10 a.m. at Buckner Shiloh Cemetery in Lafayette County on Tuesday July 6, 2021 with Dr. Mike Seabaugh, Bro. Steve Ford, and Dr. Matt Hubbard under the direction of Lewis Funeral Home in Magnolia.

Memorials May be made to Raise the Roof Fund at Central Baptist Church, 207 West Union, Magnolia, AR 71753.

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Linda Todd, 67 of Magnolia, died Friday, July 2, 2021 at Ouachita County Medical Center in Camden. Arrangements are pending with Marks Funeral Home in Magnolia.

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Pauline Henry, 74 of Waldo, died Sunday, July 4, 2021 at Wadley Regional Medical Center in Hope. Arrangements are pending with Marks Funeral Home in Magnolia, Arkansas.


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