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Obituaries from October 2002

Mary "Marie" Sommer (10/17/02)
Mary "Marie" Weber Sommer died in Seattle, Wash., Sept. 18, 2002. She was the widow of Pifer Sommer and resided in Hardy until moving to Seattle in July, due to illness. She was born in Pennsylvania Aug. 21, 1925. She was a Christian Scientist. Survivors are five children, Pat, Karen, Glen, Frank and Marie; one sister, Lee; and one brother, Lambert...
Rosemary Rogers (10/17/02)
Rosemary Rogers, 80, daughter of the late William Earls and Ada Henry Earls was born Jan. 22, 1922, in Many Islands, Ark., and died Oct. 9, 2002, in West Plains, Mo. She was married June 30, 1942, in Hardy to Robert D. Rogers. She was a devoted housewife, mother and grandmother and was of the Protestant faith...
David Hackworth (10/17/02)
David J. Hackworth, 65, of West Plains, was born June 19, 1937, in Couch, Mo., and died Oct. 10, 2002, in West Plains. He was married Aug. 2, 1957, to Connie Jean Ehrhardt in Warsaw, Ind. He was a welder at LaClede Steel Company in Alton, Ill, retiring in 1994 after 35 years. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and for the last several years attended the First Freewill Baptist Church in West Plains, Mo...
Mary Magdaline Jones (10/17/02)
Mary Magdaline Jones,76, of Evening Shade, died Oct. 9, 2002, at her home. She was born Aug. 16, 1926, at Cash, Ark. to Robert and Francis (Perry) Collins. She was a homemaker and an artist. Survivors include two sons, Robert Jones of Evening Shade, and Dallas Jones of Little Rock; four daughters, Mildred Taylor of Evening Shade, Frankie Babbs of Hot Springs, Alta Jones and Rhoba Shipp both of Little Rock; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Mary Frances Bentley (10/17/02)
Mart Frances Bentley, 86, daughter of the late Samuel H. East and Amelia Sullivan East was born May 19, 1916, in Lawrence County, Ark., and died Oct. 10, 2002, in Pocahontas, Ark. She was married to Glenn Floyd Bentley, who preceded her in death May of 1974. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Myrtis Minor (10/17/02)
Myrtis Thelma Minor, 86, passed away Oct. 5, 2002, in Wenatchee, Wash.; She was born Jan. 22, 1916, to the late Clarence and Almira Louise (Cooper) Williams at Day, Ark., where she was raised and educated. She was a member of the Wenatchee Valley Baptist Church...
Aaron Bernard Waser (10/17/02)
Aaron Bernard Waser, 28, of Cherokee Village, was born April 10, 1974, in Reno, Nev., son of Becky and Fred Waser of Cherokee Village, and died Oct. 9, 2002. He was disabled. Survivors are his parents, Fred and Becky Waser; his grandmother, Betty Waser of Cherokee Village; and three sisters, Amanda Waser of Cherokee Village, Bethany Waser and Stephanie Waser both of Coshocton, Ohio; and one aunt, Becky Cahill of Delaware, Ohio...
Roma Lee Rackley (10/17/02)
Roma Lee Rackley, 80, of Pontiac, Mo. was born March 2, 1922, in Gatewood, Mo., and passed away Oct. 3, 2002, at Blanchette Care Center in St. Charles, Mo. Survivors are one daughter, Shirley Schiaffo of Scotch Plains, N.J.; one granddaughter, Angela Emerson of St. Charles, Mo.; one great-granddaughter, Shelby Emerson of St. Charles, Mo.; three sisters, Anna Mae Cullison, Dean Hicks and Mary Jane Roberson and numerous friends and relatives...
Opal Wolfe (10/17/02)
Opal Wolfe, 88, of West Plains, Mo. was born March 17, 1914, at Pleasant Hill, Mo., and passed away Sept. 27, 2002, at the West Vue Nursing Center in West Plains. Survivors include two daughters, Connie Wiggs and husband, Roger of West Plains, and Bonnie Dills of Kansas City, Mo.; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; six great-great- grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Fridricke Schorpp (10/17/02)
Fridricke Marie Schorpp, 93, of Highland, Ark., died Oct. 7, 2002, at her home. She was born March 27, 1909, in Tubingen, Germany, the daughter of the late Fridricke Zeigler Meier and Khristian Meier. She was a homemaker. Survivors are one daughter, Lottie Bennette of Highland; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild...
Phyllis Thompson (10/17/02)
Phyllis Elizabeth Thompson, 71, of Cherokee Village, was born April 10, 1931, the daughter of the late Alpha (Zimmer) Higgs and Phillip Higgs in Hornel, N.Y., and departed this life Oct. 8, 2002, in the Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehab Center at Ash Flat...
Ruby Harman (10/17/02)
Ruby Helen Harman, 87, of Alton, Mo. was born Nov. 7, 1914, in Couch, Mo., and passed away Oct. 7, 2002, at the Shady Oaks Nursing Home in Thayer. Survivors include one daughter, Melba Nolte and husband, Edgar of Belleville, Ill., two grandchildren, Sharon Taylor and husband Steve of Belleville, and Jeffrey Nolte and wife, Lori of Belleville; four great-grandchildren, Justin and Mieke Taylor and Kady and Tanner Nolte and numerous other relatives and friends...
Cecil Leon Marquis (10/17/02)
Cecil Leon Marquis, 80, of Thayer, formerly of Springfield, Mo., was born on Oct. 11, 1921, in Eldorado Springs, Mo. and passed away Sept. 30, 2002, at the Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer. Survivors include numerous friends and relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents, John H. and Hazel Barnes-Marquis...
Nolen Morrow (10/17/02)
Nolen Chester Morrow, 81, of Hardy, Ark., was born April 9, 1921, in Cardwell, Mo., and died Oct. 10, 2002, in the John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Survivors include his wife, Lucille Morrow; two sons, Robert and Charles Morrow and numerous other relatives and friends...
Ena M. Church (10/17/02)
Ena M. Church, 85, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Oct. 9, 2002, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Hospital in Cherokee Village. She was born Dec. 19, 1916, in Lawrenceville, Ill. daughter of the late Viola Freshley Phipps and Harry Phipps. She was a homemaker, and a former bookkeeper for Farm Bureau Elevator...
Amelia Seat (10/17/02)
Amelia Ann Seat, 94, of Nelsonville, passed away Oct. 8, 2002, at Jonesboro. She was born June 5, 1908, at Smyrna, Tenn., to Doc and Florence Bush Swarner. She was a homemaker and was of the Church of Christ faith. Survivors are three sons, Oliver Seat of Desha, and Kenneth Seat and Homer Seat both of Nelsonville; three daughters, Kathryn McCrackin of Pocahontas, Dorothy Gray of Jonesboro, and Betty Mueller of San Lorenzo, Calif.; one sister, Mary Swarner of Nashville, Tenn.; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; several neices and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Ralph Kipfer (10/24/02)
Ralph Thomas Kipfer, 76, of Franklin, Ark. was born Oct. 5, 1926, in Harbor Beach, Mich. to Arnold John and Elizabeth Forstner Kipfer. He went home to be with the Lord Oct. 12, 2002, in Salem. He attended school at Harbor Beach, Mich., and General Motors Institute in Flint, Mich. ...
Roy Gene Miles (10/24/02)
Roy Gene Miles, 50, son of Udell and the late Audra Ferguson Miles was born Dec. 12, 1951, in Mississippi. He lost his battle with lung cancer Oct. 18, 2002, in Oxford, Ark. He was married to Jackie Stephens Aug. 2, 1980, in Jackson, Miss., and to this union two children were born. During his working years he was a carpenter. He has been a resident of Oxford since August of 1995. He was a loving husband, father, and friend. He was of the Baptist faith...
"Gene" King (10/24/02)
Ray E. "Gene" King, 50, of Cave City, died Oct. 17, 2002, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 24, 1951, at Noblesville, Ind., he was the son of Raymond J. and Eunice Brown King. He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Brenda King of the home; two sons -- Jimmy King of Calamine and Johnny King of Cave City; a daughter, Regina Bowden of Cave City; two brothers -- Anthony Dale King of Cave City and Raymond Dean King of Knoxville, Tenn.; his parents Raymond and Euncie King of Cave City; a sister, Rebecca Gail McCrackin of Calamine; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Lowell Edward Zeigler (10/24/02)
Lowell Edward Zeigler, 81, of Salem, son of the late Vernon Bentley and Lillie Florence Coggins Zeigler was born Dec. 9, 1920, at Whiteflat, Texas. He departed this life Oct. 17, 2002, at Salem. He was married to Anna Ruth Williams Aug. 1, 1942, at Agnos, and to this union two children were born. ...
Clifford Halcomb (10/24/02)
Clifford Halcomb, 79, son of the late Dolphus C. Halcomb and Lora Mae Montgomery Halcomb was born June 26, 1923, in Thayer, and died Oct. 17, 2002, in Denton, Texas. He was married Nov. 9, 1957, in Savannah, Mo. to Louise Rogers. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served three years in the European Theater during World War II. ...
Lora Cathey (10/24/02)
Lora Armstrong Cathey, 88, of Broken Bow, Okla. passed away Oct. 14, 2002, at her residence. She as born Aug. 8, 1914 at Wirth. Cathey was a homemaker and also taught school in Oklahoma and Arkansas for several years. She enjoyed quilting, sewing and working in the garden. She was a member of the Eastside Missionary Baptist Church in Broken Bow. Lora married Floyd N. Cathey on Sept. 9, 1941 in Hardy. They made their home in Broken Bow for 48 years after moving from Thayer...
Zach Landes (10/24/02)
Zach Landes, 5, of Oklahoma City, Okla., passed away Oct. 15, 2002, at his home after a three year battle with brain cancer. He was born Sept. 17, 1997 in Oklahoma City to Mark and Patty Landes. He was raised in Oklahoma City and attended pre-school at Will Rogers Elementary School...
John H. Laymon (10/24/02)
John H. Laymon, 83, of Harrison, Ark. died Oct. 18, 2002, in Mountain Home, Ark. He was born Sept. 2, 1919, at Elizabeth, Ark. He was a veteran having served in the U. S. Army during World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Marshall VFW and the Church of God...
John H. Wimpy (10/24/02)
~Died 10-12-2002 John H. Wimpy of Tyronza, Ark., passed away Oct. 12, 2002, at his home. Memorial services were Oct. 19 at the Tyronza Church of Christ in Tyronza, Ark. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Johnny L. Gray (10/24/02)
Johnny L. Gray, 74, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Oct. 20. 2002. He was born Aug. 9, 1928, in Hardy, Ark. Survivors include his wife, Hazel V. Gray of Cherokee Village. Arrangments will be announced at a later date...
Emily Ann Matty (10/24/02)
Emily Ann Matty, 89, of Camp, Ark., was born June 18, 1913, in Wausaukee, Wis., and passed away Oct. 14, 2002, at her home. She was a homemaker and a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Thayer, Mo. Survivors include five sons, Ronald Matty and wife, Susan of New Berlin, Wis., Vernon Matty and wife, Patricia of Greendale, Wis., Terence Matty of Germantown, Wis., Harry James Matty of Camp, Ark., and Robert Matty and wife, Patricia of Cherokee Village; one daughter, Carole Robe of Agnos; 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.. ...
Wanda Lucille Gardner (10/24/02)
Wanda Lucille Gardner, 75, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., daughter of the late James Lenuel and Nola Mae (Langston) Potter was born May 25, 1927, at Blanchard, Okla. She departed this life Oct. 13, 2002, at Salem, Ark. She was married to Kenneth R. Gardner Dec. ...
Larry Jo Clifton (10/24/02)
Larry Joe Clifton, 48, of Brazoria, Texas, formerly of Viola, died Oct. 15, 2002 at his home. Born April 16, 1954, in Carlsbad, NM, he was the son of Raymond Clifton and Margie Sherry Clifton. During his working years, he was employed by Colortile of Melbourne, Empire Gas of Salem and for many years he worked the Clifton family dairy farm at Viola. He was a member of the Mid-America Dairy Farmers Association, and was of the Lutheran faith...
Bobby Gene Fox (10/24/02)
Bobby Gene Fox, 62, of Hardy, died Oct. 8, 2002, in Mountain Home. Born Jan. 15, 1940 in Huntington, he was a retired state plumbing inspector and a member of Huntington Masonic Lodge No. 498. Survivors include his wife, Linda of their home; two daughters -- Tammy Whitworth of Greenwood and Tracy King of Lavaca; Terry Fox of Wichita, Kan.; four step sons -- Richard Anthony Goodman, Rodney Arron Goodman, Russell Andrew Goodman all of Hardy, and Clayton Lynn Smith of Jasper; four grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Herbert C. Meyer (10/24/02)
Herbert C. "Herb" Meyer died Oct. 11, 2002. he was preceded in death by his wife, Alice. They were long time residents of Deshler, Ohio and moved to Cherokee Village in 1988. Herb moved to Denver, Colo. in 1998. Survivors include two sons, Walter (Karyl) of Denver, Colo., and Robert (Elizabeth) of West Alexandria, Ohio, sister-in-law, Loretta of Greensburg, Pa.; seven grandchildren and one great-granddaughter...
Harold J. Renner (10/24/02)
Harold J. Renner, 93, of Hardy, passed away Monday, Oct. 14, 2002, at the white River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Jan. 15, 1909, in Lebanon, Ill., the son of Bert H. Renner and Dora (Wilson) Renner. He was a graduate of Blackburn College in Carlinville, Ill.; the Illinois State University in Normal, Ill.; and the University of Illinois in Champaign, Ill. ...
Opal Wolfe (10/17/02)
Opal Wolfe, 88, of West Plains, Mo. was born March 17, 1914, at Pleasant Hill, Mo., and passed away Sept. 27, 2002, at the West Vue Nursing Center in West Plains. Survivors include two daughters, Connie Wiggs and husband, Roger of West Plains, and Bonnie Dills of Kansas City, Mo.; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; six great-great- grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Amelia Seat (10/17/02)
Amelia Ann Seat, 94, of Nelsonville, passed away Oct. 8, 2002, at Jonesboro. She was born June 5, 1908, at Smyrna, Tenn., to Doc and Florence Bush Swarner. She was a homemaker and was of the Church of Christ faith. Survivors are three sons, Oliver Seat of Desha, and Kenneth Seat and Homer Seat both of Nelsonville; three daughters, Kathryn McCrackin of Pocahontas, Dorothy Gray of Jonesboro, and Betty Mueller of San Lorenzo, Calif.; one sister, Mary Swarner of Nashville, Tenn.; 17 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; several neices and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Mary "Marie" Sommer (10/17/02)
Mary "Marie" Weber Sommer died in Seattle, Wash., Sept. 18, 2002. She was the widow of Pifer Sommer and resided in Hardy until moving to Seattle in July, due to illness. She was born in Pennsylvania Aug. 21, 1925. She was a Christian Scientist. Survivors are five children, Pat, Karen, Glen, Frank and Marie; one sister, Lee; and one brother, Lambert...
Nolen Morrow (10/17/02)
Nolen Chester Morrow, 81, of Hardy, Ark., was born April 9, 1921, in Cardwell, Mo., and died Oct. 10, 2002, in the John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Survivors include his wife, Lucille Morrow; two sons, Robert and Charles Morrow and numerous other relatives and friends...
Cecil Leon Marquis (10/17/02)
Cecil Leon Marquis, 80, of Thayer, formerly of Springfield, Mo., was born on Oct. 11, 1921, in Eldorado Springs, Mo. and passed away Sept. 30, 2002, at the Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer. Survivors include numerous friends and relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents, John H. and Hazel Barnes-Marquis...
Ruby Harman (10/17/02)
Ruby Helen Harman, 87, of Alton, Mo. was born Nov. 7, 1914, in Couch, Mo., and passed away Oct. 7, 2002, at the Shady Oaks Nursing Home in Thayer. Survivors include one daughter, Melba Nolte and husband, Edgar of Belleville, Ill., two grandchildren, Sharon Taylor and husband Steve of Belleville, and Jeffrey Nolte and wife, Lori of Belleville; four great-grandchildren, Justin and Mieke Taylor and Kady and Tanner Nolte and numerous other relatives and friends...
Phyllis Thompson (10/17/02)
Phyllis Elizabeth Thompson, 71, of Cherokee Village, was born April 10, 1931, the daughter of the late Alpha (Zimmer) Higgs and Phillip Higgs in Hornel, N.Y., and departed this life Oct. 8, 2002, in the Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehab Center at Ash Flat...
Fridricke Schorpp (10/17/02)
Fridricke Marie Schorpp, 93, of Highland, Ark., died Oct. 7, 2002, at her home. She was born March 27, 1909, in Tubingen, Germany, the daughter of the late Fridricke Zeigler Meier and Khristian Meier. She was a homemaker. Survivors are one daughter, Lottie Bennette of Highland; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild...
Ena M. Church (10/17/02)
Ena M. Church, 85, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Oct. 9, 2002, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Hospital in Cherokee Village. She was born Dec. 19, 1916, in Lawrenceville, Ill. daughter of the late Viola Freshley Phipps and Harry Phipps. She was a homemaker, and a former bookkeeper for Farm Bureau Elevator...
Roma Lee Rackley (10/17/02)
Roma Lee Rackley, 80, of Pontiac, Mo. was born March 2, 1922, in Gatewood, Mo., and passed away Oct. 3, 2002, at Blanchette Care Center in St. Charles, Mo. Survivors are one daughter, Shirley Schiaffo of Scotch Plains, N.J.; one granddaughter, Angela Emerson of St. Charles, Mo.; one great-granddaughter, Shelby Emerson of St. Charles, Mo.; three sisters, Anna Mae Cullison, Dean Hicks and Mary Jane Roberson and numerous friends and relatives...
Aaron Bernard Waser (10/17/02)
Aaron Bernard Waser, 28, of Cherokee Village, was born April 10, 1974, in Reno, Nev., son of Becky and Fred Waser of Cherokee Village, and died Oct. 9, 2002. He was disabled. Survivors are his parents, Fred and Becky Waser; his grandmother, Betty Waser of Cherokee Village; and three sisters, Amanda Waser of Cherokee Village, Bethany Waser and Stephanie Waser both of Coshocton, Ohio; and one aunt, Becky Cahill of Delaware, Ohio...
Myrtis Minor (10/17/02)
Myrtis Thelma Minor, 86, passed away Oct. 5, 2002, in Wenatchee, Wash.; She was born Jan. 22, 1916, to the late Clarence and Almira Louise (Cooper) Williams at Day, Ark., where she was raised and educated. She was a member of the Wenatchee Valley Baptist Church...
Mary Frances Bentley (10/17/02)
Mart Frances Bentley, 86, daughter of the late Samuel H. East and Amelia Sullivan East was born May 19, 1916, in Lawrence County, Ark., and died Oct. 10, 2002, in Pocahontas, Ark. She was married to Glenn Floyd Bentley, who preceded her in death May of 1974. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Mary Magdaline Jones (10/17/02)
Mary Magdaline Jones,76, of Evening Shade, died Oct. 9, 2002, at her home. She was born Aug. 16, 1926, at Cash, Ark. to Robert and Francis (Perry) Collins. She was a homemaker and an artist. Survivors include two sons, Robert Jones of Evening Shade, and Dallas Jones of Little Rock; four daughters, Mildred Taylor of Evening Shade, Frankie Babbs of Hot Springs, Alta Jones and Rhoba Shipp both of Little Rock; 14 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
David Hackworth (10/17/02)
David J. Hackworth, 65, of West Plains, was born June 19, 1937, in Couch, Mo., and died Oct. 10, 2002, in West Plains. He was married Aug. 2, 1957, to Connie Jean Ehrhardt in Warsaw, Ind. He was a welder at LaClede Steel Company in Alton, Ill, retiring in 1994 after 35 years. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and for the last several years attended the First Freewill Baptist Church in West Plains, Mo...
Rosemary Rogers (10/17/02)
Rosemary Rogers, 80, daughter of the late William Earls and Ada Henry Earls was born Jan. 22, 1922, in Many Islands, Ark., and died Oct. 9, 2002, in West Plains, Mo. She was married June 30, 1942, in Hardy to Robert D. Rogers. She was a devoted housewife, mother and grandmother and was of the Protestant faith...
John H. Laymon (10/24/02)
John H. Laymon, 83, of Harrison, Ark. died Oct. 18, 2002, in Mountain Home, Ark. He was born Sept. 2, 1919, at Elizabeth, Ark. He was a veteran having served in the U. S. Army during World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Marshall VFW and the Church of God...
Ralph Kipfer (10/24/02)
Ralph Thomas Kipfer, 76, of Franklin, Ark. was born Oct. 5, 1926, in Harbor Beach, Mich. to Arnold John and Elizabeth Forstner Kipfer. He went home to be with the Lord Oct. 12, 2002, in Salem. He attended school at Harbor Beach, Mich., and General Motors Institute in Flint, Mich. ...
Johnny L. Gray (10/24/02)
Johnny L. Gray, 74, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Oct. 20. 2002. He was born Aug. 9, 1928, in Hardy, Ark. Survivors include his wife, Hazel V. Gray of Cherokee Village. Arrangments will be announced at a later date...
John H. Wimpy (10/24/02)
~Died 10-12-2002 John H. Wimpy of Tyronza, Ark., passed away Oct. 12, 2002, at his home. Memorial services were Oct. 19 at the Tyronza Church of Christ in Tyronza, Ark. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.
Zach Landes (10/24/02)
Zach Landes, 5, of Oklahoma City, Okla., passed away Oct. 15, 2002, at his home after a three year battle with brain cancer. He was born Sept. 17, 1997 in Oklahoma City to Mark and Patty Landes. He was raised in Oklahoma City and attended pre-school at Will Rogers Elementary School...
Lora Cathey (10/24/02)
Lora Armstrong Cathey, 88, of Broken Bow, Okla. passed away Oct. 14, 2002, at her residence. She as born Aug. 8, 1914 at Wirth. Cathey was a homemaker and also taught school in Oklahoma and Arkansas for several years. She enjoyed quilting, sewing and working in the garden. She was a member of the Eastside Missionary Baptist Church in Broken Bow. Lora married Floyd N. Cathey on Sept. 9, 1941 in Hardy. They made their home in Broken Bow for 48 years after moving from Thayer...
Clifford Halcomb (10/24/02)
Clifford Halcomb, 79, son of the late Dolphus C. Halcomb and Lora Mae Montgomery Halcomb was born June 26, 1923, in Thayer, and died Oct. 17, 2002, in Denton, Texas. He was married Nov. 9, 1957, in Savannah, Mo. to Louise Rogers. He was a veteran of the United States Army and served three years in the European Theater during World War II. ...
Lowell Edward Zeigler (10/24/02)
Lowell Edward Zeigler, 81, of Salem, son of the late Vernon Bentley and Lillie Florence Coggins Zeigler was born Dec. 9, 1920, at Whiteflat, Texas. He departed this life Oct. 17, 2002, at Salem. He was married to Anna Ruth Williams Aug. 1, 1942, at Agnos, and to this union two children were born. ...
"Gene" King (10/24/02)
Ray E. "Gene" King, 50, of Cave City, died Oct. 17, 2002, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 24, 1951, at Noblesville, Ind., he was the son of Raymond J. and Eunice Brown King. He was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Brenda King of the home; two sons -- Jimmy King of Calamine and Johnny King of Cave City; a daughter, Regina Bowden of Cave City; two brothers -- Anthony Dale King of Cave City and Raymond Dean King of Knoxville, Tenn.; his parents Raymond and Euncie King of Cave City; a sister, Rebecca Gail McCrackin of Calamine; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Roy Gene Miles (10/24/02)
Roy Gene Miles, 50, son of Udell and the late Audra Ferguson Miles was born Dec. 12, 1951, in Mississippi. He lost his battle with lung cancer Oct. 18, 2002, in Oxford, Ark. He was married to Jackie Stephens Aug. 2, 1980, in Jackson, Miss., and to this union two children were born. During his working years he was a carpenter. He has been a resident of Oxford since August of 1995. He was a loving husband, father, and friend. He was of the Baptist faith...
Bobby Gene Fox (10/24/02)
Bobby Gene Fox, 62, of Hardy, died Oct. 8, 2002, in Mountain Home. Born Jan. 15, 1940 in Huntington, he was a retired state plumbing inspector and a member of Huntington Masonic Lodge No. 498. Survivors include his wife, Linda of their home; two daughters -- Tammy Whitworth of Greenwood and Tracy King of Lavaca; Terry Fox of Wichita, Kan.; four step sons -- Richard Anthony Goodman, Rodney Arron Goodman, Russell Andrew Goodman all of Hardy, and Clayton Lynn Smith of Jasper; four grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Larry Jo Clifton (10/24/02)
Larry Joe Clifton, 48, of Brazoria, Texas, formerly of Viola, died Oct. 15, 2002 at his home. Born April 16, 1954, in Carlsbad, NM, he was the son of Raymond Clifton and Margie Sherry Clifton. During his working years, he was employed by Colortile of Melbourne, Empire Gas of Salem and for many years he worked the Clifton family dairy farm at Viola. He was a member of the Mid-America Dairy Farmers Association, and was of the Lutheran faith...
Wanda Lucille Gardner (10/24/02)
Wanda Lucille Gardner, 75, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., daughter of the late James Lenuel and Nola Mae (Langston) Potter was born May 25, 1927, at Blanchard, Okla. She departed this life Oct. 13, 2002, at Salem, Ark. She was married to Kenneth R. Gardner Dec. ...
Emily Ann Matty (10/24/02)
Emily Ann Matty, 89, of Camp, Ark., was born June 18, 1913, in Wausaukee, Wis., and passed away Oct. 14, 2002, at her home. She was a homemaker and a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Thayer, Mo. Survivors include five sons, Ronald Matty and wife, Susan of New Berlin, Wis., Vernon Matty and wife, Patricia of Greendale, Wis., Terence Matty of Germantown, Wis., Harry James Matty of Camp, Ark., and Robert Matty and wife, Patricia of Cherokee Village; one daughter, Carole Robe of Agnos; 15 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.. ...
Herbert C. Meyer (10/24/02)
Herbert C. "Herb" Meyer died Oct. 11, 2002. he was preceded in death by his wife, Alice. They were long time residents of Deshler, Ohio and moved to Cherokee Village in 1988. Herb moved to Denver, Colo. in 1998. Survivors include two sons, Walter (Karyl) of Denver, Colo., and Robert (Elizabeth) of West Alexandria, Ohio, sister-in-law, Loretta of Greensburg, Pa.; seven grandchildren and one great-granddaughter...
Harold J. Renner (10/24/02)
Harold J. Renner, 93, of Hardy, passed away Monday, Oct. 14, 2002, at the white River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Jan. 15, 1909, in Lebanon, Ill., the son of Bert H. Renner and Dora (Wilson) Renner. He was a graduate of Blackburn College in Carlinville, Ill.; the Illinois State University in Normal, Ill.; and the University of Illinois in Champaign, Ill. ...