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Death Notices for week of December 7, 2016 (12/06/16)
Earlon Scott Lee, 54, of Cave City, Ark., died on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016 in Cave City. Arrangements by Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City. Brian Miller, 50, of Cave City, Ark., died on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 in Cave City. Arrangements by Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City...
Fred Louie Zirnstein (12/06/16)
Fred Louie Zirnstein was born the son of Fred Louie Zirnstein, Sr. and Ruth (Guffey) Zirnstein on May 31, 1931 in Emporia, Kan., and departed this life on Nov. 23, 2016 in Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark., at the age of 85 years. He was united in marriage on March 2, 1957 in Topeka, Kan., to Berniece Barnard...
Lindel H. McCullough (11/29/16)
Lindel H. McCullough, 96, of Salem, Ark., went to be with the Lord on Nov. 26, 2016. He was a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, rancher, World War II veteran, a great man of extraordinary faith and a pillar of integrity and strength...
Death Notices for week of November 30, 2016 (11/29/16)
Jeffery Lau, 53, of Rogers, Ark., formerly of Salem, Ark., died Nov. 19, 2016 at Highlands of Northwest Arkansas in Rogers. Cox-Blevins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements, online at coxblevinsfuneralhome.com. Linda Benson, 52, of Williford, Ark., died on Friday, Nov. 18, 2016 at White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. Arrangements by Tri-County Funeral Home in Highland, Ark., online at www.tricountyfuneralhome.com...
Dana Carol Johnson (11/29/16)
Dana Carol Johnson, age 69, was born on July 2, 1947, in Doniphan, Mo., to Nolan E. (Bill) and Betty Evelyn (Terry) Johnson, and passed away on Nov. 23, 2016, in her home in Republic, Mo., from complications of diabetes. She is survived by her two brothers, Nolan Dale (Kay) Johnson of West Plains, Mo., and James David (Nancy) Johnson of Springfield, Mo. ...
Hurley Cowen (11/29/16)
Hurley Cowen, 80, the son of William Erwin and Nannie Mae Cowen, was born on Nov. 17, 1936 in Mammoth Spring, Ark. He departed this life on Nov. 25, 2016 in Salem, Ark. Hurley is survived by his wife, Marion Cowen of Fryatt, Ark.; son, Randy (Stacey) Cowen of Koshkonong, Mo.; and daughter, Shelley Carter of Mountain Home, Ark.; sister, Carol McCord of Winfield, Mo.; three stepchildren -- David Pearce of Overland Park, Kan., Thomas Pearce of Mariposa, Calif., and Kate Pearce of Stilwell, Kan.; step-sister, Hasseltine Coats; and step-brother, Larry Lewis.. ...
Roger Dean Martin (11/29/16)
Roger Dean Martin was born on June 19, 1967 in Salem, Ark., to Jessie and Clara (Pressley) Martin of Mammoth Spring, Ark. Roger passed away on Nov. 23, 2016, at his home in Dallas, Texas, at the age of 49 years. Roger graduated from the Mammoth Spring High School as co-valedictorian in 1985. He attended the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Ark., earning a Bachelor's Degree and Master's Degree...
Jerry Edward Blevins (11/29/16)
Jerry Edward Blevins, 76, of Salem, Ark., was born on Feb. 24, 1940, in Little Rock, Ark., the son of Glen Jackson and Clara Mae (Gibson) Blevins. He departed this life on Nov. 20, 2016 at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Jerry was married to Sharon Kay Turner on July 28, 1994 in Union, Ark. ...
Death Notices for week of November 24, 2016 (11/22/16)
William "Bill" Cain Jr., 52, of Williford, Ark., died on Monday, Nov. 14, 2016 in Williford. Arrangements by Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland, Ark. Guestbook online at www.tricountyfuneralhome.com. Lena Faye Dockins,78, of Oxford, Ark., died Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016 at Crown Point Health and Rehab in Horseshoe Bend, Ark. Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Online at coxblevinsfuneralhome.com...
Barbara Lou Rogers (11/22/16)
Barbara Lou Rogers was born the daughter of Newt Rogers and Rendy (Ivey) Rogers on April, 20, 1937, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., and departed this life on Nov. 11, 2016, in Alton, Mo., at the age of 79 years. She is survived by many special nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, other relatives and many friends, including friends and staff she made while living in Shepherd's View Assisted Living in Alton...
James "Jim" Thomas (11/22/16)
James "Jim" Thomas Jones was born the son of Lotus Rudd Jones and Evelyn Annette Parrish Jones on April 25, 1942, in Portsmouth, NH., and departed this life on Nov. 10, 2016, at his home in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 74 years. He was united in marriage on June 8, 1961, in Memphis, Tenn., to Delia Ann Montgomery...
Jon V. Dawson (11/22/16)
Jon V. Dawson, 73, Veteran US Navy, departed this life Nov. 14, 2016 in Chicago, Ill. Beloved husband of Marianne Horan-Dawson; Loving father of Gerald and Michael Dawson; Dear step-father of Jonathan James Horan; Fond brother to the late June Mitchell, Ola Lou Kilburn, Artie Cozort, Gwendolyn Rice, Gerald Dawson, and James Dawson...
Allene James (11/22/16)
Allene James, 86, of Elizabeth, Ark., was born on Jan. 15, 1930, in Elizabeth, Ark., the daughter of Robert E. and Gracie L. (Shoemate) Stephens. She departed this life on Nov. 13, 2016 at her home in Elizabeth, Ark. Allene was married to Bobbie Lee James on May 6, 1951 at Viola, Ark., and to this union four children were born. ...
Death Notices for week of November 16, 2016 (11/15/16)
Geraldine Tyson, 80, of Cave City, Ark., died on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 in Batesville, Ark. Arrangements by Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City. Glen E. Schoon, 89, of Sidney, Ark., died Thursday, Nov. 10, 2016 in Batesville, Ark. Arrangements by Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City, Ark...
Dorothy (Woolford) Ellis (11/15/16)
Dorothy (Woolford) Ellis was born on June 13, 1920 in Koshkonong, Mo. She is preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Allie (Guy) Woolford; by her husband, Dr. C.H.(Claude) Ellis of Thayer; and by her beloved younger brother, Bill Woolford. She is survived by her beloved daughter, Kay Ellis, of Thayer. She is also survived by her two nieces, Terrie (Woolford) Sanders of Grain Valley, Mo., and Karen (Woolford) Givens of Corpus Christi, Texas...
Delphia Leta Oakes Case (11/15/16)
Delphia Leta Oakes Case was born the daughter of Arthur J. Oakes and Myrtle Lee Wicker Oakes on Aug. 16, 1933, in Hardy, Ark., and departed this life on Nov. 4, 2016, near Mammoth Spring, Ark., at the age of 83 years. She was united in marriage in October of 1957, at Mammoth Spring, Ark., to Harlin Lonzo Case, who joined her in death on Nov. 4, 2016...
Harlin Lonzo Case (11/15/16)
Harlin Lonzo Case was born the son of Archie Case and Eula Martin Case on Jan. 24, 1931, in Culp, Arkansas, and departed this life on Nov. 4, 2016, near Mammoth Spring, Ark., at the age of 85 years. He was united in marriage in Oct. of 1957, at Mammoth Spring, Ark. to Delphia Leta Oakes, who joined him in death on Nov. 4, 2016...
Frank W. Oliver (11/15/16)
Frank W. Oliver was born on Nov. 15, 1927 to William "Sime" and Mary Elizabeth (Stone) Oliver in Salem, Ark. He was married to Oneta Rosier on May 29, 1948, and to this union two sons were born. He was an army veteran of World War II, being stationed in Okinawa and the Philippines. ...
Death Notices for week of November 9, 2016 (11/09/16)
Lois Marie Daniel, 77, of Viola, Ark., died Monday, Oct. 31, 2016 at her home in Viola. Cox-Blevins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. coxblevinsfuneralhome.com. Frank D. Foster, 83, of Lithia, Fla., formerly of Thayer, Mo., died on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016 at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer, Mo...
Wanda Dungan (11/09/16)
Wanda Dungan, 86, of Fairhope, Ala., formerly of Salem, Ark., was born on Aug. 23, 1930, in Carthage, Mo., daughter of Harry and Martha Hunt. She was the ninth child out of ten. She departed this life Nov. 1, 2016 at her home in Fairhope, Ala., surrounded by family...
Franklin Delano Foster (11/09/16)
Franklin Delano Foster was born the son of Charles Smith "Bill" Foster and Mildred Spence Foster on Mar. 6, 1933 in Mulberry, Fla., and departed this life on Nov.1, 2016 in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 83 years. He was united in marriage on Oct. 29, 1955 to Ruby Louise Johns Foster, who preceded him in death on Apr. 15, 1987. To this union four children were born. He was united in marriage on Jan. 1, 1988 to Melba Kabrich...
Peggy Jean Batterton (11/09/16)
Peggy Jean Batterton, 82, of Viola, Ark., was born on Nov. 24, 1933, in Camp, Ark., the daughter of Joseph Schley and Tressie Edith (Burk) McNair. She departed this life on Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016 at her home in Viola, Ark. Peggy was united in marriage to Jurval "Jack" Neal Batterton on Sept. ...
Kermit Wells Oldfield (11/09/16)
Kermit Wells Oldfield, 87, passed away Sunday, Oct. 30, 2016 at his home in Wheeling, Ark. He was born May 8, 1929 in Wheeling, Ark., to the late Truman Wilkerson Oldfield and Johnie Sanderson Oldfield. Kermit was involved in farming and worked at the Salem sale barn for many years. He served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of the Wheeling Church of Christ. Kermit traveled to Alaska and California, but never saw the Mississippi River...
Death Notices for week of November 2, 2016 (11/01/16)
Roy Lee Traw, 81, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., died on Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2016 at his home in Mammoth Spring, Ark. Arrangements are under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer, Mo. Jerry Vaughn Strain, 72, of Thayer, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 28, 2016 at Willow Health Care in Willow Springs, Mo. Arrangements are under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer...
Jerry Vaughn Strain (11/01/16)
Jerry Vaughn Strain was born the son of Milburn Strain and Hila Wales Strain on May 11, 1944, in Thayer, Mo.,, and died Oct. 28, 2016, in Willow Health Care in Willow Springs, Mo., at the age of 72 years. He was united in marriage, on June 20, 1964, in Thayer, Mo., to Sue Combs, who proceeded him in death on Sept. 20, 2004. He was united in marriage on Oct. 14, 2006, to Debbie Barton Brawley...