Obituaries - Aug. 24, 2016

Bennett Ray Papasan, 2-months old, of Van Buren passed away Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016.

Survivors include his parents, Alan and Chandler (Dobbins) Papasan of the home; one sister, Lennox Papasan of the home; maternal grandparents, Dewayne and Jennifer Evans of Mountainburg; paternal grandparents, Mike Bean of Clarksville and Carmen Papasan of Texas; great-grandparents, Jackie and Pam Dobbins of Mountainburg, Charlene Papasan of Clarksville, Jim Bean of Paris and Pat Woods of Clarksville; and aunt, Jessica Mayo of Decatur, Texas and her children, Jadin and Nicholas.

Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Ocker Chapel of Alma with interment at Locke Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.

Pallbearers will be Alan Papasan and Dewayne Evans.

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