Jacob Jeffery Albers

Jacob Jeffery Albers, age 59, of West Memphis passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2016, after a brief illness.

He was born on March 9, 1957, in Little Rock to the late Alan and Jackie Albers.

Jacob is survived by his wife of 33 years, Connie Davis Albers of West Memphis; his daughter, Dr. Katie Albers of Livonia, Michigan; and brothers Phillip (Cheryl) Albers of West Memphis, and Charles Albers of Little Rock.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Roller-Citizen Funeral Home in West Memphis on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that memorials be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, Virginia 22312.

Mary Joyce Watson Bullard

Mary Joyce Watson Bullard, 85, of Hensley passed away Monday, April 25, 2016.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Roy E. Bullard; her sister, Betty Gill; and her brother, Charles Watson.

She is survived by her son, Roy Bullard, Jr. of Wheatley; her two daughters, Patty McConnell (Paul) of Southaven, Mississippi and Barbara Wilkins (Douglas) of Hensley; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild and one great-great grandchild on the way; four sisters, Janet Wright of Marks, Mississippi, Virginia Southard (Jim) of Calhoun City, Mississippi, Carolyn Ellis (Jesse) of Lambert, Mississippi and Margie Beckum (Wesley) of Ponotoc, Mississippi; and her brother, Sam Watson (Mary Grace) of Tyronza.

The family requests memorials be made to Baptist Reynolds Hospice, 1520 W. Poplar Ave., Collierville, Tennessee 38017.

A graveside service will be on Tuesday, at 11 a.m. at Crittenden Memorial Park in Marion.

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