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Ashley News Observer- Obituaries

Lem William Lambert, 73, of Fountain Hill, died Nov. 4, 2015 at Ashley County Medical Center in Crossett.

Funeral services are at 1 p.m. Thursday at House of Prayer, with burial in Mt. Pelium Cemetery. The Rev. Daryle Daniels Jr. will officiate.

He a retired timber worker and a member of House of Prayer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lem William Lambert and Lorine Miller Lambert; two brothers, George and James Lambert and three sisters, Dorothy M. Veasey, Barbara Lambert and Willie Daniels.

He is survived by two brothers, Joe Lambert of Lacey and Waymond “Buddy” Lambert of Milwaukee, Wis.; eight sisters, Vera Dotson of Houston, Texas, Louise Miller and Pamela Lambert, both of Fountain Hill, Mary Franklin and Shirley Benton, both of Lacey, Doris Franklin of Longview, Linda Daniels of Kansas City, Kan. and Marilyn Jones of Cavena, Calif. and other relatives.

Pallbearers are Johnny Ray Hall, Daryle Daniels, Sr., Eddie Davidson, Adam Martin, Kevin Miller and Dennis Cole.

Cromwell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Pauline Martin 89, of Hamburg, died Nov. 6, 2015 at her residence.

Funeral services were Nov. 9 at Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home, with burial in Hamburg Cemetery. Bro. James Fleming officiated.

She was a homemaker, a longtime Hamburg School District cafeteria worker and a member of Martinville Baptist Church.  

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie R. Martin; a daughter, Peggy Ann Martin; a grandson, Charles Martin; her parents, Adolph and Etta Neal Knobloch and seven brothers and seven sisters.

She is survived by four sons, Carl “Butch” Martin, Gladys, James J. Martin and John H. Martin, all of Hamburg and Gerald Martin of Gateway; a sister, Ludy Terry of Lake Village; nine grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 14 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were C.J. McGilton, Clayton McGilton, Kraig Bowden, Blake Bowden, Dakota Martin, Justin Martin, Tyler Graham and Chad Martin.  

Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN  38148-0142.
Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Billy Oliver, 73, of Hamburg, died Nov. 8, 2015, at St. Vincent Health System Hospital in Little Rock.

Funeral services were Nov. 10 at Fountain Hill First Baptist Church, with burial in Flat Creek Cemetery. Bro. Bill Elton officiated.

He was a truck driver and a member of Fountain Hill First Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Ervin and Edith Sivils Oliver.

He is survived by his wife, Sylvia Donaldson Oliver of Hamburg; four sons, David Oliver of Hot Springs, Mark Oliver and Johnny Oliver, both of Hamburg and Timmy Oliver of Crossett; three brothers, James Oliver, Ricky Ross and Jeff Ross, all of Hamburg; a sister, Linda Hall of Maumelle; 12 grandchildren, a great-grandchild and other relatives.

Pallbearers were Jimmy Oliver, Andy Farmer, Matthew Oliver, Nathan Oliver, Alex Oliver and Jeff Albert.  

Memorials may be made to Fountain Hill First Baptist Church, PO Box 265, Fountain Hill, AR 71642.

Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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