JONESBORO, AR (AP) - A former assistant publisher of The Jonesboro Sun - whose father was publisher of the long-time family-owned newspaper - has died at his home in Louisiana.
Emerson Funeral Home says John Edward "Ed" Troutt died Monday at his home in Slidell, LA, of lung cancer.
Troutt was the son of John Troutt Jr. and Greta Troutt of Jonesboro.
He's survived by his wife Helen, three children, his parents and one brother.
Funeral arrangements are under the director of Emerson Funeral Home of Jonesboro.