Charles was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Fayetteville and had worked as an Auto Body Technician for Jones Oldsmobile of Fayetteville.
Preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Lucille Skinner Tincher; wife, Janice Tincher; sister, Nina Ruth and brother, Ronald; granddaughter, Araya Hope Parsons.
Survivors include 2~daughters, Teresa Wilson and husband, Billy of Fayetteville and Rhonda Parsons and husband, John of Fayetteville; 4~step-children, Roger Northam of Fayetteville, Randy Northam of Springdale, Maria Northam of Kansas and Michael Kellar of Berryville; 2~brothers, Steven Landis and wife, Maria of Virginia and Richard Landis of Texas; 5~sisters, Irene Young and husband, Bill of Killeen, Texas and Martha Retz and husband, Robert of Killeen, Texas, Helen Warnock of Fayetteville, Maxine Bell of Fort Smith and Glenda Baldwin of Como, MS; 3~grandchildren, Michael, Matthew and Sara Wilson.
Funeral Services will be at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, January 2, 2014 at Calvary Baptist Church in Fayetteville with Pastors Kirk Shelton and Phil Misenheimer officiating. Burial will be in Rose Cemetery in Prairie Grove.
Visitation will be from 9:00 AM ~ 11:00 AM Thursday before the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church 1410 Porter Road Fayetteville, AR
Arrangements are by Beard’s Funeral Chapel.
Dolsa Marie Stinson, 93, of Elkins passed away Saturday, December 21, 2013 at her home.
She was born January 16, 1920 in Yeager, Oklahoma the daughter of Wesley and Alta Naoma Atterberry Sapp.
She was a homemaker and member of the Living Faith Church in Fayetteville.
Preceded in death by her husband, Reverend Howard Stinson and daughter, Naomi Jean Silva.
Dolsa was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and also spent her life as a devoted wife of a minister, which kept her life very busy with church, and her family.
Survivors include her children, Troy Stinson and wife, Hilda of Elkins and Carolyn Heden of Spokane, Washington; 6~grandchildren; 15~great-grandchildren and 9~great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be at 11:00 AM Friday, January 3, 2014 at Living Faith Church in Fayetteville with Reverend Buel Curtis officiating.
Burial will be Desert Lawn Cemetery in Calimasa, California
Visitation will be Thursday from 5~7 PM January 2, 2014 at Beard’s Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville.
Robert Lambert Meuleners 92, of Prairie Grove passed away Friday, December 20, 2013 at his home. He was born September 9, 1921 in Cologne, Minnesota to Michael John Meuleners and Elizabeth Mohrbacher Meuleners. He graduated the University of Minnesota with a Bachelor degree in chemical engineering. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Fayetteville. He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Wilbert and Rueben Meuleners and one sister, Barbara Meuleners Mazan. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Dorothy Labuzan Meuleners of the home. A funeral mass will be held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church , Monday, December 30, 2013 at 11 AM with Father Wesley officiating. Burial will be at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Fayetteville under the direction of Beard’s Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.
Virginia Marion Perrenod, PhD, 85, of Fayetteville passed away Saturday, December 14, 2013 at Willard Walker Hospice Home. She was born October 6, 1928 in Lynchburg, Virginia to Charles and Marion Perrenod. She was a professor of political science for over twenty years at the University of Houston and North Harris College. She was a volunteer for the Habitat for Humanity and the Hospice of the Carolina Foothills. She was a Recipient of Governors Volunteer Service Award of North Carolina and a member of the Second Wind Hall of Fame of the Thermal Belt Friendship Council.
She is preceded in death by her parents and her beloved partner, Ken Thompson. Survivors include two daughters; Tracy Oates of Fayetteville and Vivien Tucker of Evansville, Indiana; son, Jim Oates of La Jolla, California; brother, Charles Perrenod of Houston, Texas; grandson, Barley Oates of Fayetteville; three granddaughters, Carrie Fisher, Haley Tucker and Jamie Tucker all of Evansville, Indiana; great grandchildren Samantha Fisher and Ryan Fisher both of Evansville, Indiana; two nephews; three nieces and several other family members and friends. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Beard’s Funeral Chapel. Condolences may be made to Washington Regional Friends of Hospice, c/o Washington Regional Foundation, P. O. Box 356, Fayetteville, AR 72702.
Robert “Dean” (Wilson) Wilcoxen passed away December 4, 2013 after a long illness. Dean was born February 22, 1931 in the back room of the old Durham, Arkansas schoolhouse where his mother, Nora Ethel Brothers-Wilson taught school. His father, Charles Henry Wilson deserted the family before Dean was born. Dean studied genealogy for some time trying to find a link to his father but was never successful. His mother married Joel Carl Wilcoxen in 1935 and left Arkansas for California in 1936 to search for a better living. Dean joined the navy and served on the aircraft carrier USS Randolph during the Korean War. In 1957 he married Mary Carolyn Thornton. They had three children: Raymond Dean Wilcoxen, Steven Louis Wilcoxen and Patricia Lynn Wilcoxen-Chamlee. Raymond is part owner and manager of a surf resort on an island off the coast of Indonesia. Ray is married to Jenny and they have two sons: Dylan Dean and Jayden James; Steven is semi-retired and lives in Fayetteville after spending his career abroad in the Petrochemical business. Patricia married Mike Chamlee 2001 and lives in Fayetteville. Mike and “Tricia” met at Hanna’s Candle Company where they both worked for several years. After living most of his life in California, Dean retired and moved back to his roots in Arkansas. Dean was preceded in death by half-sister, Virginia E. Brothers in 1936; his half-brother, Howard James Hamilton in 1975; and half-sister Jacqueline Brothers-Nixon in 1991. Services will be held at Beard’s Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville on December 18th at 1:00 PM. There will be a gathering of friends from 12:00 to 1:00.
Acey Dean Leach 45, of Fayetteville passed away Saturday, December 7, 2013 at his home. He was born April 3, 1968 in Fayetteville, Arkansas to Howard Leach and Ruby Hardin Leach. He worked at the Tyson Mexican Original south plant for 24 years. He is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife LaDonna Leach of the home; daughter, Brittany Leach of Fayetteville; two step sons, Jared Sharp and wife Sherry of Bella Vista and Chris Sharp and wife Leena of Garland, Texas; three grandchildren, Christian Cobb, Brendon Sharp and Allulah Sharp and many other family friends. The family will receive friends Monday, December 16, 2013 from 5 to 7 PM at the funeral home. A funeral service will be held Tuesday at 2 PM at Beard’s Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at Bethesda Cemetery in Morrow. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.
Albert C Baker, 80, of Elkins, Arkansas passed away Thursday, December 5, 2013 in Fayetteville. He was born July 26, 1933 in Bentonville, Arkansas the son of Kenneth and Charlotte Tanquary Baker.
Mr. Baker served in the United States Army, attended Edmond Public Schools, Oklahoma A&M, member of the Methodist Church and member of Oklahoma Real Estate Commission.
Preceded in death by his wife, Norma June Baker.
He is survived by 2~sons, Ken Baker and wife, Vicki of Ohio, Terry Baker of Elkins; grandchildren, Jon Baker of Aurora, Colorado and Nichole Baker of Elkins; 1~sister, Dorothy Johnson of Edmond, Oklahoma.
Graveside Services will be at 1:00 PM Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at Grace Lawn Cemetery in Edmond, Oklahoma
Gerald Dean Gilbert, 62, of Cameron, OK passed away Friday, November 29, 2013 at his home. He was born January 6, 1951 in Huntsville, AR the son of Melvin Junior and Ruby Ilene McChristian Gilbert.
He was preceded in death by his father, wife, Kathy LaVerne Gilbert and sister, Melva June Leichner.
Gerald Dean is survived by his mother, Ruby I. Gilbert of Hogeye, AR; daughter, Deann Gray and husband, Gary of Fayetteville; 2~grandchildren, Dylan Gray and Anne Eliot Gray both of Fayetteille, AR; 1~great-grandson, Aiden Gray of Fayetteville and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside Services will be at 10:00 AM Thursday at Mineral Springs Cemetery in West Fork with Rev. Glen Faulkner officiating.
Visitation will be from 5~7 PM Wednesday at Beard’s Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville.
Memorials may be made to Willard Walker Hospice Home in Fayetteville.
Janice Marie Tottey 84, of Combs passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013 at North Hills Lifecare and rehab. She was born on July 3, 1929 in Ithaca, New York to Albert Berich and Mildred Hunt Berich.
She Married George Tottey in San Antonio, Texas on July 30, 1949. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband; son, John and son in law Alan. Survivors include five children, Kathy Thomasee and her husband Armand of Bolckow, MO, Chris Tottey of Pipestone, MN, Karen Ahlschlager of Marshall, MN, Steven Tottey and wife Tammy of Combs, AR and David Tottey of Combs, AR; two sisters, Barbara Gilpin and Beverly Farr; niece, Suzanne Smith; grandchildren, Stephan, James, Kathryn, Westly, Corrine, Audra, Travis and Kayla and several great grandchildren. The Family would like to give a special thanks for the care given to our mother by the staff at North Hills Lifecare and Rehab. A graveside service will be at 10 AM Tuesday, December 3, 2013. Burial will be at Combs Cemetery under the direction of Beard’s Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.beardsfuneralchapel.com.
Arrangements are Pending at this time. Burial will be at Mineral Springs Cemetery near West Fork.