Former Jonesboro judge and lawyer dead

File: Bill Webster interviewed April 6, 2006
File: Bill Webster interviewed April 6, 2006

JONESBORO, AR  (KAIT) – A former Jonesboro municipal court judge and attorney died Wednesday, according to Toby Emerson with Emerson's funeral home. Bill Webster, who served as a city judge for several years, was shot in 2004 by a client who was upset with him. Webster never fully recovered.

Family and friends are welcome to attend visitation at Emerson Funeral Home from 5pm-7pm Friday.

Funeral services will be held at First Baptist Church on Main Street Saturday afternoon at two o'clock. His body will be laid to rest in Lepanto.

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