From a special section of the Waldron News newspaper of 23 April 1981, consisting of interviews of Scott County citizens 80 Years of age and over. The interviews were done as part of a celebration of the Bank of Waldron's 80th anniversary.


Mrs. Arra O. Coley has been a resident of Waldron for 52 years. Mr. and Mrs. Coley had O.B. Coley's Dry Goods for many years. The business was located in the building where Cain's now is. Mrs. Coley and the late O.B. Coley have three children, Mrs. Mildred Prewitt of Waldron, Mrs. Arlene Hinkley of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Glen Coley of Cincinnati, Ohio. Born at Milltown, Arkansas on January 3, 1897, Mrs. Coley is now 84 years old.

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