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Billy D. Jones passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017 in Dierks, Arkansas. He was born on August 29, 1951 in Prescott, Arkansas, the son of the late Harold T. and Harvie Sue Darby Jones.

He was a kind and loving man that enjoyed people. He will truly be missed forever.

He was preceded in death by his wonderful son John G. Jones and his parents Harold and Sue Jones.

He will be missed by a loving and caring wife of thirty-four years Kaye Jones of Nashville, AR; a brother Tom Jones and wife Mary of Murfreesboro, AR; sister Debbie Goolsby and husband Gary of Rison, AR; a sister in law Donna Wagner of Nashville, AR; three nieces, one nephew, and a cousin Carolyn Lasher that always stayed in touch, a long time good friend Jeff Walls and a host of other friends as well.

Graveside service will be Thursday October 19, 2017, 1:00 pm at Pleasant Hill Cemetery with Rusty Jones officiating and under the direction of Latimer Funeral Home Nashville.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to the American Cancer Society.

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Cathy “Cat” Isaacson
(1974 – 2017)
Cathy “Cat” Renee Isaacson, 43 of Fort Smith, passed away suddenly at her home on Friday, October 13, 2017; she was a Christian and is now with her Maker and her mother. She was born February 28, 1974 in DeQueen, AR to Jimmy and Lorene Hosey of Nashville, AR. Cathy was a dedicated wife and Mom, a loving sister, daughter, and friend to so many. She served as a PTA president at Carnall Elementary where she gained so many special friendships. Some of her favorite things were fishing on the White River, photography, art, and sewing. She was great at whatever she set her mind to do. She would speak her mind and love beyond measure. You couldn’t not like her; she was a genuine person and she will be greatly missed. She was preceded in death by her mother Lorene, her grandparents, and a cousin. Funeral Service will be 1:00 PM Thursday, October 19, 2017 at New Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church in Mineral Springs, AR, officiated by Brother Dave Raulerson, with burial to follow at the Shiloh Cemetery in Mineral Springs, AR. Arrangements are under the direction of Fentress Mortuary in Fort Smith. Cathy is survived by her husband Chad Isaacson of the home, two sons; Ian Isaacson of Conway, Ivan Isaacson of the home, her dad, Jimmy Hosey of Nashville, AR, her brother Mike Hosey and his wife Jennifer of Mineral Springs, AR, her sister Sherry Hood and her husband Bill of Bryant, AR. She is also survived by her In-laws; Sharon and David Moist of London, AR and Gene and Jonay Isaacson of Cokato, MN, as well as her brother and sister-in-laws, aunts, uncles, cousins, nephews, and nieces. Visitation will be 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at the funeral home.

C. Johnice Blackwell, 86, of Nashville, Arkansas passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in Nashville, Arkansas. She was born on January 25, 1931 in Dierks, Arkansas the daughter of the late John W. and Mattie Crisp Littlefield.

Mrs. Blackwell was a member of the First Baptist Church in Nashville.

She was preceded in death by her husband Tony Blackwell on November 2, 1977, and a sister Virginia Littlefield Taylor.

Survivors include two sons Jim Blackwell and wife Candy of Nashville, AR; John Blackwell and wife Kathy of Lavaca, AR; one daughter Mary Frankenberger and husband Steve of Fayetteville, AR; four grandchildren Marc Blackwell, Dr. Jeff Blackwell, Jason Frankenberger, and Amanda Geng, eight great grandchildren, and a number of friends.

Visitation will be 1:00 P.M., until service time on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Latimer Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M., Thursday, October 19, 2017 at the Latimer Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. David Blasé and Bro. Kevin Sartin officiating, burial to follow in Dierks Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Arkansas, 1501 W. 10th Street, Little Rock, AR 72202

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