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Jacob Connor Beck

Jacob Conner Beck, 3, of Clarksville was called home to be with the Lord at Arkansas Children’s Hospital in Little Rock on Thursday, May 8, 2008.

He was born July 27, 2004, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

He was preceded in death by great-grandparents, Thomas Leon Beck, Anna Lee Rogers Beck, Jack Caldwell, and Mary Ilene Thompson Caldwell.

Survivors are his parents, Terry Glen and Stephanie Nicole Johnson Thomas Beck of Clarksville; maternal grandparents are Samuel J. and Sheila Allen Winterberg of Clarksville and Timothy Wayne Johnson of Cleveland, Tenn.; paternal grandparents, Tommy and JackIleen Caldwell Beck of Scranton; maternal great-grandparents, Ebb Ben and Willa Robinson Allen of Smithfield, Ky., James and Juanita Combs Johnson of  Harlan County, Ky.; maternal uncles, Timothy Allen Thomas and wife, Erica, of Spadra, Samuel J. Winterberg IV and Austin James Winterberg of Clarksville; paternal uncles, Timothy Beck and wife, Erica, of Scranton, Thomas Beck of Clarksville; paternal aunts, Virginia Kennedy and husband, Ronnie, of Winamac, Ind., and Anna Wynn and husband, Leslie, of Scranton; and cousins, Mason Allen Thomas, Maddison and Allison Beck, Thomas James (T. J.) Beck, Julie Ann and Amber Wynn, Rose Anna and Racheal and Christie Kennedy.

Funeral was at noon Tuesday, May 13, at First Baptist Church in Clarksville with Rev. Franklin Piercey officiating.

Burial was in Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Active pallbearers were Timmy Beck, Thomas Beck, Timothy Allen Thomas, and Samuel J. Winterberg IV. Honorary pallbearer was Austin James Winterberg.

Visitation was from 6-8 p.m. Monday, May 12, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home. 

Vera Elva Perrett

Vera Elva Perrett, 96, of Clarksville died Sunday, May 11, 2008, at Clarksville Convalescent Home.

She was a native of Sioux City, Iowa, daughter of the late Ira and Blanche Yockey Henshaw, widow of William James Perrett, member of Wesley Methodist Church in Sioux City, Iowa, and was preceded in death by one son, Dr. James W. Perrett.

Survivors include one daughter, Donna Nelson of Clarksville; one son, Duey Perrett of Rock Rapids, Iowa; seven grandchildren, Debbie Casey of Lamar, Joan Brazil of Van Buren, Tom Nelson of London, Brett Perrett of Knoxville, Ronoe Neison of  Inver Grove Heights, Minn., and Houston Perrett and Preston Perrett, both of Rock Rapids, Iowa; and seven great-grandchildren.

A graveside memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 17, at Oakland Cemetery with Rev. Darrell Bridges officiating. The body was cremated. Local arrangements are under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Jerry Lynn Robinson

Jerry Lynn Robinson, 57, of Hindsville, father of Johnny Robinson of Clarksville, died Monday, May 5, 2008, at his home.

He was a native of Cordell, Okla., heavy equipment operator for the Madison County Road and Bridge Department, United States Army veteran of the Vietnam War, member of the American Legion, and was preceded in death by his mother, Cleatus Inez Bowen Robinson, and one nephew, Billie Robinson.

Other survivors include his father, Glen David Robinson of Hindsville; and four brothers, Darrell Robinson of Kingston, Rickey Robinson and Brian Robinson, both of Georgetown, and David Robinson of Wesley.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 8, at Brashears Funeral Home Chapel with  Rev. Denver Cochran officiating. Burial was in Buckeye Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Leo Bowen, Kenneth Wright, Lanny McConnell, Marty McConnell, Charles Glenn and Dennis Waters.

Honorary pallbearers were employees of the Madison County Road and Bridge Department.

Memorials may be made to Gideons International, P. O. Box 405, Huntsville, AR 72740-0405.

Sylvia D. Suggs

Sylvia Delores Suggs, 72, of Clarksville died Saturday, May 10, 2008, in Clarksville.

She was a dietary technician at Johnson Regional Medical Center, member of  East Mount Zion Trinity Baptist Church, native of Missouri, daughter of the late Walter and Ila Bernicie Burnett Brock, and was preceded in death by one brother, Donald Ray Brock; and one grandson, Houston Woolderton.

Survivors include her husband of 58 years, Albert (Mutt) Leon Suggs; four daughters, Geraldine Suggs Stepp of Catalpa, Sharon K. Suggs Griffin of Ozark, Linda Ann Suggs Killer of Dover, and Melissa (Missy) Suggs Chang of Springfield, Mo.; one son, Jimmy Leon Suggs of Oark; one sister, Nora Lee Mason of Oark; one brother, Ellis Dole Brock of Alma; 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, May 15, at the Oark Baptist Church with Rev. Leo Chang and Rev. Robbie Jackson officiating.

Burial will be in Oark Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Active pallbearers will be Steve Gunn, Dwight Stepp, David Yates, Clint Boen, John Griffin, and Mick Crocker.

Honorary pallbearers will be Alan Stepp, Jeffery Stepp, Ray Suggs, Jeremy Stepp, Caleb Godinez, Duston Suggs, Weston Stepp, Jonathan Chang, Jonas Chang, and Ayrion Chang.

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