Welcome to the Arkansas Obituary Links Page

Welcome to the Arkansas obituaries page, where you will find links, databases, and resources that will help you find obituaries and vital records related information. If you are looking to find a copy of a specific obituary, biographic/public records data, or a copy of the official death certificate from person who died in Arkansas, then please follow the following steps:


1 Search the Local Newspapers Archives
Once you have the name, place, and date of death then you can search the local newspapers archives for a copy of the obituary posting. You can access our free list of all the newspapers and their obituary sections for the state of Arkansas.
2 Search other Free and Paid Resources
If you do not want to search the local newspapers, then we recommend the following resources and companies, who can provide this information. Many offer both free and paid services which can you help you find obituary and biographic information.
3 Get an Official Death Certificate
If you are looking for an official copy of a death certificate then please read the specific instructions of how to order death certificates.
4 Further Genealogical Research
If you are a genealogist, we also have aggregated a list of genealogy resources by state. You can try these genealogy focused resources, which are organized by county and state.

Search Tools and Resources

Instructions for obtaining a copy of an Arkansas Death Certificate

To order Death Certificates you can contact the Arkansas Department of Vital Records which is listed below. If you want to order online you can use the following link to order a death certificate.

Death Certificate for Arkansas

Event: Death

Cost of copy: $10.00

Vital Records H-44
4815 West Markham
Little Rock, AR 72205

Remarks: State office has records since February 1914 and some original Little Rock and Fort Smith records from 1881. Additional copies of death record, when requested at the same time, are $8.00 each.

Personal check or money order should be made payable to Arkansas Department of Health. To verify current fees, the telephone number is (501) 661-2336. This will be a recorded message.

Directory of Arkansas Obituary and Genealogy Resource Links
Below are obituary resource links organized by county. Please contact us if you would like to add your site.

Looking for the obituary section for a local newspaper? Please search through our full list of Arkansas Newspapers and access their online obituary sections. Click here to access Arkansas Newspapers.
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Arkansas Obituary and Death Notices Archive
Arkansas Obituary Search Engine
Arkansas Obituary and Death Notices Archive
Arkansas State Obituary Collection
Honor Students Archive - Arkansas Students
Arkansas Miscellaneous Obituary Search Engine
Arkansas Cemetery Inscriptions Search Engine
Arkansas Early Marriages Search Engine
Arkansas Obituary Project
Arkansas Data Files
Amazon: Arkansas Gazette Obituaries Index 1819-1879
Arkansas Freedmen Marriages August 1865

Arkansas Co.

DeWitt Era-Enterprise
Arkansas Obituary Project - Arkansas County
Arkansas County Marriages

Ashley Co.

Ashley County Obituary Collection
Ashley County Ledger Obituaries
Arkansas Obituary Project - Ashley County
Miscellaneous Ashley County Obituaries FTP

Baxter Co.

Baxter County Obituary Search Engine
Baxter Bulletin Online Obituaries
Arkansas Obituary Project - Baxter County

Benton Co.

Benton County Obituary Collection
Arkansas Obituary Project - Benton County
Old Benton County Obituaries
Obituaries of Benton County, Arkansas, 1910-1913 - Amazon

Boone Co.

Harrison Daily Times
Arkansas Obituary Project - Boone County

Bradley Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Bradley County
Bradley County Obituaries
Bradley County Obits from June 1997
Index to Bradley County Marriages

Calhoun Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Calhoun County
Calhoun County Marriages

Carroll Co.

Star-Tribune Obituaries
Carroll County Cemetery Inscriptions
Carroll County Marriages
Arkansas Obituary Project - Carroll County

Chicot Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Chicot County

Clark Co.

Clark County Obituary Collection
The Gurden Times (pick a year, date, scroll to "Deaths")
The Siftings Herald
Arkansas Obituary Project - Clark County
Clark County Obituaries 1996-1997

Clay Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Clay County
More Clay County Obituaries
Clay County Marriages, Western District, 1881-1907 I
Clay County Marriages, Western District, 1881-1907 II
Clay County Marriages, Eastern District, 1893-1924
Miscellaneous Clay County Marriage Announcements

Cleburne Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Cleburne County

Cleveland Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Cleveland County
Cleveland County Marriage Index 1873-1880 (Brides)
Cleveland County Marriage Index 1873-1880 (Grooms)

Conway Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Conway County

Craighead Co.

Jonesboro Sun Obituaries - Search Engine
Craighead County Obituaries I
Misc. Craighead County Obituaries
Jonesboro Sun Obituaries Index
Arkansas Obituary Project - Craighead County

Crawford Co.

Crawford County Obituary Search Engine
Press Argus-Courier Obituaries
Crawford County Obituaries

Crittenden Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Crittenden County

Dallas Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Dallas County
More Dallas County Obituaries I

Drew Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Drew County

Faulkner Co.

Log Cabin Democrat
Arkansas Obituary Project - Faulkner County

Fort Smith Co.

Early Black Marriages of Ft. Smith, Arkansas

Franklin Co.

Miscellaneous Franklin County Obituaries I
Miscellaneous Franklin County Obituaries II
Arkansas Obituary Project - Franklin County

Fulton Co.

Fulton Co. - Obituary Collection (includes Sharp Co.)
Arkansas Obituary Project - Fulton County

Garland Co.

Hot Springs Sentinel-Record
Garland County Obituary Search Engine
Arkansas Obituary Project - Garland County
Miscellaneous Clark, Hot Spring, Garland, and Pike County Obits

Greene Co.

Paragould Daily Press
Rootsweb - Greene County Cemetery Inscriptions
Arkansas Obituary Project - Greene County
Greene County Mortality Schedule 1870
Greene County Marriages 1880's to 1900's

Hempstead Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Hempstead County
Hempstead Co., Ark. Marriages 1817-1875

Hot Springs Co.

Miscellaneous Hot Springs County Obituaries
Hot Springs County Obituaries - 1996
Hot Springs County Obituaries - 1997
Miscellaneous Clark, Hot Springs, Garland, and Pike County Obits
Arkansas Obituary Project - Hot Springs County

Howard Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Howard County

Independence Co.

TheBatesville Guard Online
Arkansas Obituary Project - Independence County
Miscellaneous Obituaries from the Batesville Guard
Independence County Obituaries 1998
Miscellaneous Independence County Obituaries
Abstracts from Batesville Guard I - II - III

Izard Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Izard County

Jackson Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Jackson County

Jefferson Co.

Pine Bluff Commercial
Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Library Obituary Search
Arkansas Obituary Project - Jefferson County
More Jefferson County Obituaries

Johnson Co.

Johnson Co. - Obituary Collection
The Johnson County Graphic
The Courier News
Arkansas Obituary Project - Johnson County
More Johnson County Obituaries

Lafayette Co.

Lafayette County Obituary Collection

Lawrence Co.

The Walnut Ridge Times Dispatch Obituaries
Nancy's Lawrence County Corner - Obituaries
Lawrence County Birth Announcements
Arkansas Obituary Project - Lawrence County

Lee Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Lee County
Lee County Obituary Collection

Lincoln Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Lincoln County
Lincoln County Obituaries II
Lincoln County Cemetery Residents
Lincoln County Marriages I
Lincoln County Marriages II
Lincoln County Marriages III

Little River Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Little River County

Logan Co.

Logan County Obituary Search Engine
Paris Express Obituary Archive Search Engine
Paris Express Obituaries (Current)
The Courier News
The Booneville Democrat Obituaries
Logan County Cemetery Inscriptions
Arkansas Obituary Project - Logan County

Lonoke Co.

Lonoke County Obituary Collection
Arkansas Obituary Project - Lonoke County
More Lonoke County Obituaries

Madison Co.

Madison County Obituaries
Arkansas Obituary Project - Madison County
Madison County Obituaries III

Marion Co.

Pleasant Ridge Cemetery Obits
Marion County Obituaries
Arkansas Obituary Project - Marion County

Miller Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Miller County
More Miller County Obituaries

Mississippi Co.

The Blytheville Courier News
Arkansas Obituary Project - Mississippi County
Selected Mississippi County Obituaries I

Monroe Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Monroe County

Montgomery Co.

Montgomery County Related Obituaries
Arkansas Obituary Project - Montgomery County

Nevada Co.

Nevada County Picayune
Arkansas Obituary Project - Nevada County
Nevada County Obituaries II

Newton Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Newton County

Ouachita Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Ouachita County

Perry Co.

Perry County Obituaries
Perry County Cemetery Inscriptions
Arkansas Obituary Project - Perry County

Phillips Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Phillips County

Pike Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Pike County
Miscellaneous Clark, Hot Spring, Garland, and Pike County Obits

Poinsett Co.

Poinsett County Obituary Collection
Miscellaneous Poinsett County Obituaries

Polk Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Polk County
Mena, AR, Obituary Index
Polk County Funeral Records

Pope Co.

Pope County Obituary Search Engine
The Courier News (current)
The Atkins Chronicle
Dover Times
Arkansas Obituary Project - Pope County

Prairie Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Prairie County

Pulaski Co.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Obituary Project - Pulaski County

Randolph Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Randolph County

Saline Co.

Saline County Obituaries
Arkansas Obituary Project - Saline County
Saline County Marriages
Saline County Cemetery Inscriptions

Scott Co.

Scott County Obituary Search Engine
Arkansas Obituary Project - Scott County
More Scott County Obituaries

Searcy Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Searcy County

Sebastian Co.

Southwest Times Record
Greenwood Democrat Obituaries
Miscellaneous Sebastian County Obituaries
Arkansas Obituary Project - Sebastian County

Sevier Co.

Sevier County Obituary Collection
Arkansas Obituary Project - Sevier County
Sevier County Obituaries II

Sharp Co.

Villager Journal Obituary Archives
Arkansas Obituary Project - Sharp County

St. Francis Co.

St. Francis County Obituary Collection
Times-Herald Obituaries
Times-Herald Obituary Search Engine
Arkansas Obituary Project - St. Francis County

Stone Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Stone County
Stone County Obituaries II
Stone County Obituaries III

Union Co.

El Dorado News Times
Arkansas Obituary Project - Union County

Van Buren Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Van Buren County

Washington Co.

The Morning News of Northwest Arkansas
Arkansas Obituary Project - Washington County

White Co.

The Daily Citizen
Arkansas Obituary Project - White County
Westbrook Funeral Home Obituaries

Woodruff Co.

Arkansas Obituary Project - Woodruff County

Yell Co.

The Courier News
Arkansas Obituary Project - Yell County
Early Yell County Marriages

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