Carl Dawayne Crawford, age 55 of Hampton died Wednesday, March 25, 2020. He was born July 12, 1964 in Fordyce, Arkansas.

Madonna Melissa Mangold Brooks

Madonna Melissa Mangold Brooks, 67 of Hampton died Friday March 20, 2020 at her home. Born March 16, 1953 in Michigan, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Mangold and Sylvia Gentry Mangold. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Lloyd Mangold, Grover Mangold, George Mangold; a niece Tammy Mangold and two nephews, Robert Mangold and Kevin Mangold. She is survived by three children, Kimberlie Sisson and her husband, Chris of Fordyce, Danny Jordan and his wife, Shannon of Memphis, Teresa Jordan of Hampton; seven grandchildren, Sylvia Sisson, Savannah Sisson, Brianna Jordan, Sydnie Jordan, Jacob, Joshua, and Justin Mitchum-Stewart; five great-grandchildren; three nieces and two nephews. Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday March 25, 2020 at New Hope Cemetery near Hampton. Arrangements are by Benton Funeral Home of Hampton/Fordyce. To sign the online register visit www.

Velma Jeffreys

On March 13th 2020 Velma Jeffreys finally went home. She died at home surrounded by her loved ones. Velma was born April 16th, 1933 at Troy Arkansas to Lee Bella Parr and Ruby Ables Parr.

Tony Leon Faulkner

Tony Leon Faulkner, age 48 of Hampton died Saturday, March 14, 2020 at his home. He was born January 23, 1972 in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. Tony worked as a plumber. He is survived by one son, Jesse L. Faulkner of Camden; two daughters, Jami L. Faulkner of Hampton and Anna White of Crossett; father, Richard L. Faulkner of Pine Bluff; mother, Diane Rabb of Fordyce; one sister, Donna Gorman of Hampton; and two grandchildren, Braylen W. Faulkner and Bella M. Faulkner of Hampton. Funeral services will be announced at a later date. Arrangements by Benton Funeral Home of Fordyce. To sign the online register visit


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