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January 25, 2022 at 4:00 a.m.


Jeanna Lynn Colvin Thomason, 75, passed away on January 21, 2022, following a battle with cancer. She lived in Springfield, MO, but was a longtime resident of Magnolia, AR.

Jeanna graduated from Glendale High School in Springfield, MO in 1965 and earned a degree in nursing from Southern Arkansas University at the age of 48. She was employed at Magnolia Hospital, Magnolia Home Health, Magnolia Health and Rehabilitation, and Lifetouch Hospice. She moved back to Springfield in 2016.

Jeanna was preceded in death by her father, James W. Colvin. She is survived by her mother, Ruth Colvin Laney (Jim), brother Lon W. Colvin (Syndi) of Eagle Rock, MO, son Jeff Clark of Magnolia, AR, daughter Jennifer Clark Washer (Ken) of Omaha, NE, daughter Hillary Thomason Willeford (Josh) of El Dorado, AR, and 9 grandchildren and 1 great grandson.

No funeral service was. held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her name to Lifetouch Hospice (, 1707 Eastridge, Magnolia, AR, 71753.


Billy Troy Vickers, 81, of Magnolia, Arkansas passed away on January 23, 2022 at Magnolia Regional Medical Center. He was born April 22, 1940 in Buckner, Arkansas to K.V. and Ruby (Teague) Vickers. Mr. Vickers loved his family and enjoyed working and riding horses. Billy was preceded in death by his parents.

He is survived by his wife, Marie Vickers of Magnolia, AR; son, Todd Vickers and wife, Bree of Sequin, TX; three sisters, Syble Hodnett of Stamps, AR, Mary Smallwood of Hot Springs, AR and Joann Bradley of Magnolia, AR; three grandchildren, Klein, Bryce and Blaine Vickers all of Sequin, TX.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 28, 2022 at 2:00P.M. at Rugged Cross Cowboy Church in Magnolia, Arkansas with Bro. Mike Launius officiating under the direction of A.O. Smith Funeral Homes. Interment will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Buckner, AR. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 27, 2022 at A.O. Smith Funeral Home in Stamps from 6 to 8 p.m.

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