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Obituaries from August 2003

Fred "Buddy" Lindsey (08/14/03)
Fred Wayne "Buddy" Lindsey, 71, of Hardy, died Aug. 8, 2003, at Regional Medical Center of NEA in Jonesboro. Born on Aug. 6, 1932, in Williford, Ark., he was the son of Wade Hampton Lindsey and Frieda Catherine Smalley Lindsey. He married Jenetta Powell Nov. 14, 1954, in Ravenden Springs, Ark...
John Mueller Jr. (08/14/03)
John Mueller Jr., 71, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 1, 2003, at Veterans Hospital in Little Rock. He and his wife owned and operated the Tin Lantern Motor Inn in Cuba City, Wis., and the Wisconsin House Stage Coach Inn Bed and Breakfast in Hazel Green, Wis., before retiring to Horseshoe Bend this past May...
Lawrence Stiven Grable (08/14/03)
Lawrence Stiven Grable, son of the late Leonard and Elizabeth Stiven Grable was born Oct. 8, 1941, in Little Rock, Ark. He died Aug. 4, 2003, in Calico Rock, Ark., at the age of 61 years. Lawrence received a master's degree in American History from Washington University and a honorary PHd in divinity. ...
Geraldine Melton (08/14/03)
Geraldine Quartess Melton, daughter of the late Charlie Edward Sisk and Roxie Mae Wilburn Sisk, was born Dec. 21. 1922, in Couch, Mo. and died July 31, 2003, in Thayer, Mo. at the age of 80 years. She was united in marriage Oct. 19, 1939, in Doniphan, Mo. to Carthel Melton...
Bertha Goergen (08/14/03)
Bertha Caroline Goergen, 91, of Evansville, died Aug. 2, 2003, at the home of her son and daughter-in-law. Bertha (Bert) Caroline (Petersen.) She was born July 28, 1912 in Kenosha, Wis., the first of three children of Fred and Minnie Petersen. She graduated from Kenosha High School, and took additional courses in bookkeeping, later keeping the books at the hardware store of her uncle, Hollis Hollenbeck. ...
Ruby Doris Caldwell (08/14/03)
Ruby Doris Caldwell 75, was born to O.C. "Ode" Peifer and Melissa Johns Peifer, Dec. 12, 1927 in Harrisburg, Ark. and died Aug. 4, 2003 at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center in Ash Flat. She was a homemaker. Survivors include three sons - Jimmy Jones of McRae, Ark., Roy Jones of Lonoke, Ark., Tommy Jones of Body, Texas; two daughters - Nancy Romans of Monterey, La., Reda Sefers of Bay, Ark.; a sister Audrey Best of Hardy, and 18 grandchildren...
"Nikki" Mendoza (08/14/03)
Autumn Nicole "Nikki" Mendoza, 18, of Batesville, Ark., died Aug. 4, 2003, near Huntsville, Ark. Born Oct. 31, 1984, in Batesville, she was the daughter of Luis and Pam Mendoza. She was a 2003 graduate of Cave City High School where she was active in Beta Club, Key Club, Cavemen Against Drugs, FCCLA, the student council and the basketball and softball teams...
Mildred Castle (08/14/03)
Mildred Castle, 75, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died at the Community Medical Center in Izard County in Calico Rock Aug. 7, 2003. Born in Chicago, she was the daughter of Paul and Dominica Lupo Sanfilippo, She was an active member of the Horseshoe Bend First Baptist Church...
Junior Ray Huett (08/14/03)
Junior Ray Huett, 62, of Goff, Kan., died Aug. 6, 2003, at a Topeka hospital. He was born Aug. 2, 1941, in Salem, Ark., the son of Vernon Ray and Carrie Marie Maguffee Huett. He graduated from Salem High School in 1960. He served in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War and also in Germany. ...
Lucille Ann House (08/14/03)
Lucille Ann House, 68 of Cherokee Village, was born Feb. 9, 1935 in Solvac, Ark., to John Chlapecka and Mary Merick Chlapecka and died Aug. 5, 2003, at Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Bobby Allen House of Little Rock; a daughter, Leslie House and a son, Boyd House both of Cherokee Village; a brother, Charles Chlapecka of Stuttgart, Ark.; two sisters - Marilyn Cox of Lonoke, Ark. ...
Obed Lee Emery (08/14/03)
Obed Lee Emery, of Arcata, Calif., son of the late John Newton and Ressie Peterson Emery was born April 16, 1935, at Sturkie, Ark. He died July 31, 2003, at Arcata, Calif., at the age of 68. Obed spent his working years as a sawmill worker. He was of the Church of Christ faith...
Carolyn Cunningham (08/14/03)
Carolyn Joyce Talent Cunningham, 69, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Mack Marcus and Emmarene Williams Talent was born Oct. 28, 1933, at Little Rock, and died Aug. 1, 2003. She married A.G. Cunningham in 1961 at Salem. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, and a homemaker. She was of the Pentecostal faith...
James W. "J.W." Tracy (08/14/03)
James W. "J.W." Tracy, 63, of Cave City, died Aug. 9, 2003, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born March 29, 1940, at Leeton, Mo., he was the son of Lance B. and Loacie Turner Tracy. He was a retired equipment operator for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, a member of the Northside Volunteer Fire Department and was a member of the New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church near Charlotte...
John R. Ballard (08/14/03)
John R. Ballard, former justice of the peace and community leader in Cherokee Village, died July 25, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was 85. Ballard was justice of the peace from Cherokee Village, serving nine years on the Sharp County Quorum Court where he pushed for better accounting practices by the county. Prior to that he served as president of the Cherokee Village Suburban Improvement District Board of Commissioners for five years...
James A. Reedy Jr. (08/14/03)
James A. Reedy Jr., 81, of Cherokee Village, Ark. died Aug. 7, 2003, at the Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, Ark. Born June 25, 1922, he was the son of Edith Delane McDaniel Reedy and James A. Reedy Sr. He was retired from the United States Air Force and was also retired from the Army Depot in Memphis, Tenn. He was a member of the American Rose Society and the Cherokee Village Baptist Church...
Carl Ray Coats Jr. (08/14/03)
Carl Ray Coats Jr., son of the late William Carl Coats Sr. and Mary Evelyn Wiggs Coats Webb, was born April 1, 1941, in Thayer, Mo. and died July 27, 2003, in Springfield, Mo. at the age of 62 years. He married Audrey Barnett Jan. 2, 1998, in Salem, Ark...
James Michael Lucas (08/14/03)
James Michael Lucas, 47, of Poughkeepsie, died Aug. 6, 2003, at Poughkeepsie. Born June 27, 1956, at Harrisburg, Ark. he was the son of James Madison and Faye Nell Lindsey Lucas. He was a carpet installer and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Shelia Lucas of the home; a son, Matt Lucas of the home; a daughter, Holly Lucas, of the home; his parents -- James and Faye Lucas of Turrell, Ark.; a brother, Kenneth Lucas of Trumann; and a sister, Ruth Ann Smith of Turrell...
"John" Ramsey (08/21/03)
Thurman "John" Ramsey of Thayer, Mo., son of the late Allen and Ola Everett Ramsey was born Feb. 17, 1919, at Picher, Okla., and died Aug. 10, 2003, at the age of 84 years. He served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of Thayer Eagles...
Anna Louise Wohlwend (08/21/03)
Anna Louise Wohlwend, 96, of Horse-shoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 17, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born March 28, 1907 in Marion, Ill., she was the daughter of John and Caroline Wohlwend. She spent 11 years as a registered nurse in various nursing positions in St. ...
Willie Arizona Hovis (08/21/03)
Willie Arizona Hovis, 86, of Ash Flat, died Aug. 17 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born May 17, 1917, in Wolf River, Tenn., she was married to Walter W. Hovis June 9, 1951, in Winchester, Ind., and he preceded her in death in 1996. She worked for many years in nursing for the Central State Hospital in Indianapolis, Ind. She moved to the Sharp County area in 1972 from Indianapolis, She attended services at the Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Terry Randall Hembree (08/21/03)
Terry Randall Hembree, 38, of Hardy, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2003 at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born Oct. 14, 1964, in Chicago, he was the son of Carey R. Moore and Joan M. Hembree Moore. He was a 1982 graduate of Williford High School...
Jimmy Houts Sr. (08/21/03)
Jimmy Jean Houts Sr., son of the late Rollie Houts and Eula Ethel Loffman Houts was born July 15, 1925, in Clinton, Mo., and died Aug. 6, 2003, in Thayer, Mo. at the age of 78 years. He was married Feb. 11, 1962, in Kansas City, Mo. to Janice Harper...
Jessie Lee Holland (08/21/03)
Jessie Lee Holland, 72, of Williford, died Aug. 15, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Bono, Ark., he served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and received the Purple Heart in 1952. He was a supervisor for the Chrysler Corporation in Dayton, Ohio, before retiring in 1989, to become a farmer in Williford. He was a member of the Bristol Assembly of God Church in Williford...
Dorothy Ruth Wood (08/21/03)
Dorothy Ruth Brown Wood, of Sturkie, Ark., daughter of the late Wayne Solomon and Sophia Giertz Brown was born July 14, 1913, at Kingman, Kan. She died Aug. 12, 2003, at Salem,at the age of 90 years. Ruth married James Clough Wood Sept. 21, 1931, at Kingman, Kan., and to this union five children were born. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and a homemaker. She was a member of Bay Creek Baptist Church at Sturkie...
Donald E. Eheart (08/21/03)
Donald E. Eheart, 51, of Onarga, Ill., died at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio Aug. 14, 2003. He was born July 31, 1952, in Tacoma, Wash., the son of Glenn E. Eheart and Betty Mae Cass Eheart. He spent his childhood in Onarga, Ill, and attended Onarga and Gilman Schools. He was employed as a truck driver for Smith Transport of Roaring Springs, Pa. He was married Dec. 9, 1988 to Diane L. Seegmiller in Henderson, Ky...
Miles Edward King (08/21/03)
Miles Edward King, 75, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 16, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. He was born Sept. 1, 1927, in Rector, Ark., the son of Marie Duffel Blan and Jewell King. He was a retired riverboat worker and also retired from the railroad. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and was of the Baptist faith...
Irene Garrison (08/21/03)
Irene Katherine Garrison, 79, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 12, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include her husband, Joseph J. Garrison of the home; a son, John Garrison (Debi) Brea; a daughter, Georgia Machado (Tom) of Horseshoe Bend; a brother, Steve Ondrejko of San Clemente, Calif.; two sisters -- Norma Ulam of Warren, Ohio and Margarte Chopko of Phoenix; and five grandsons...
Frances Virginia Biles (08/21/03)
Frances Virginia Sanders Biles, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Hyman and Nettie Sanders, was born Dec. 25, 1920, in Piggott, Ark. She died Aug. 15, 2003, at Mari-de-Villa Retirement Center in St. Louis, Mo. age the age of 82. She was married June 15, 1944, to Owen Harris Biles in Piggott, Ark., and to this union three children were born -- Janet Shaver of Little Rock, Joan Carlson of St. ...
Julia Kathleen Milligan (08/21/03)
Julia Kathleen Milligan, 67, of Emmet died Aug. 11, 2003, at her home. Born Oct. 24, 1935, in Mountain View Community East of Cave City, she was the daughter of Burrell and Alice Lawrence Crabtree. She was a homemaker and a member of Laneburg United Pentecostal Church at Laneburg...
Loyd William Wilburn (08/21/03)
Loyd William Wilburn, 89, of Alton, Mo., was born Oct. 13, 1913, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Aug. 3, 2003, at Shady Oaks Nursing Center in Thayer. Survivors include a daughter, Marianne Hufstedler and husband, Don, of Alton; two grandsons -- Karl Hufstedler and wife, Margaret, of Alton, and Kirt Hufstedler and wife, Kathy, of Plainfield, Ill.; four great-grandchildren -- Jonathan and wife, Heather, Andy and wife, Mendy, Kraig and Katie; two sisters -- Retha Preston and Flora Shrum both of St. ...
Raymond Earl Parnell (08/21/03)
Raymond Earl Parnell, 47, of Salem, died Aug. 12, 2003, at his home. Born March 16, 1956, in England, Ark. He was the son of Robert Daniel Parnell and Edith Josephine Holt Parnell. He married Mary White Aug. 27, 1987, at Lonoke, Ark. He was a farmer but had been disabled for many years. He was a member of the Mount Zion Baptist Church at Union...
Stanford Barfield (08/21/03)
Stanford Alexander Barfield, of Mountain Home, Ark., formerly of Viola, son of the late Gordon Lafayette Barfield and Anna Lura Morton Barfield, was born Nov. 6, 1914, in Barwick, Ga. He died Aug. 15, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home at the age of 88 years...
Annie Ree Packer (08/21/03)
Annie Ree Taylor Packer, 89, army nurse, psychiatric nurse, teach-er, poet, lecturer and author died Aug. 14, 2003. The daughter of a prominent Baptist minister and herself an Episcopalian, Ann served as a first lieutenant in the United States Army during World War II, stationed in France. ...
Mart James Abney (08/28/03)
Mart James Abney, 90, of Agnos, Ark., son of the late Raymond Oscar and Laura Ethel Godwin Abney, was born Feb. 25, 1913, in Stuart, Okla. He died Aug. 22, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. He married Hattie Pricilla Jackson Feb. 16, 1938, at...
Russell Stone (08/28/03)
Russell Stone, 87, of Viola, son of the late Grover and Annie Brown Stone, was born Dec. 21, 1915, in rural Viola, Ark. He died Aug. 22, 2003, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem. He married Louise Mae Price in 1942 in Viola, Ark. She preceded him in death in...
Mary Leola Southard (08/28/03)
Mary Leola Southard, of Jonesboro, Ark., daughter of the late George Zelmar and Lula Neal Blair, was born Sept. 15, 1918, in Izard County, Ark. She died Aug. 16, 2003, at Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 84. She married Wiley Wayne Southard in August of 1940,...
Imogene Mattie Stroud (08/28/03)
Imogene Mattie Stroud, of Ash Flat, Ark., daughter of the late Henry Morris and Willie Hollingsworth Stroud, was born May 13, 1920, at Wheeling, Ark. She died Aug. 22, 2003, at Ash Flat at the age of 83 years. She worked as a farm laborer during the fruit harvest...
Georgina Wanley (08/28/03)
Georgina Helen Wanley, 79, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Aug. 20, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Sept. 6, 1923, in Defiance, Ohio, she was the daughter of Margaret Delarber Masterson and Christofer Masterson...
Irene Garrison (08/28/03)
Irene Katherine Garrison, 79, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 12, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include her husband, Joseph J. Garrison of the home; a son, John Garrison (Debi) Brea; a daughter, Georgia Machado (Tom) of Horseshoe Bend;...
Lola Fern Dockins (08/28/03)
Lola Fern Killian Dockins, daughter of the late Frank Killian and Agnes Fountain Killian, was born Aug. 15, 1923, in Norfork, Ark. She died Aug. 15, 2003, in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 80 years. She married Eldridge Dockins in June 1940 in Mountain Home...
Myrtle DeFoe (08/28/03)
Myrtle Katherine DeFoe, 82, of Ash Flat died Aug. 21, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Dec. 21, 1920, in Swift, Mo., she was the daughter of George William Sims and Mary Eva Fourthman Sims. She married Hollis Harding DeFoe Oct. 8, 1939, in...
"John" Ramsey (08/28/03)
Thurman "John" Ramsey of Thayer, Mo., son of the late Allen and Ola Everett Ramsey was born Feb. 17, 1919, at Picher, Okla., and died Aug. 10, 2003, at the age of 84 years. He served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of Thayer Eagles...
Anna Louise Wohlwend (08/28/03)
Anna Louise Wohlwend, 96, of Horse-shoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 17, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born March 28, 1907 in Marion, Ill., she was the daughter of John and Caroline Wohlwend. She spent 11 years as a registered nurse...
Willie Arizona Hovis (08/28/03)
Willie Arizona Hovis, 86, of Ash Flat, died Aug. 17 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born May 17, 1917, in Wolf River, Tenn., she was married to Walter W. Hovis June 9, 1951, in Winchester, Ind., and he preceded her in death in 1996. She worked...
Carl Lynn Elliott (08/28/03)
Carl Lynn Elliott, 38, of Camp, Ark., son of Marion Frances Peacock and Charlie Francis Elliott, was born Feb. 11, 1965, in Salem, Ark. He died Aug. 17, 2003, at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Springfield, Mo. He was united in marriage to Barbara Curtis Oct. 10,...
Velda L. Taylor (08/28/03)
Velda L. Taylor, daughter of the late George Louthan and Jennie Watkins Louthan, was born Dec. 28, 1912 in Kimball, Neb., and died Aug. 16, 2003, in Pocahontas, Ark. at the age of 90. She was united in marriage Sept. 27, 1933, in Wirth, Ark., to Charlie Lee...
Alma Lillie Roberts (08/28/03)
Alma Lillie Roberts, 95, was born Feb. 13, 1908, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Aug. 11, 2003, at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Alma was a charter member of the Riverton Baptist Church and had been attending the Macedonia Baptist for the past several years...
Jimmy Gene Crotts (08/28/03)
Jimmy Gene Crotts was born June 11, 194, at Viola, Ark. He died Aug. 12, 2003, at 1:15 p.m. in Taysen, Ariz. Jimmy graduated from Viola High School in 1959. He served in the U.S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Ranger during the Cuban Missile Crisis. After his discharge he...
James Michael Lucas (08/14/03)
James Michael Lucas, 47, of Poughkeepsie, died Aug. 6, 2003, at Poughkeepsie. Born June 27, 1956, at Harrisburg, Ark. he was the son of James Madison and Faye Nell Lindsey Lucas. He was a carpet installer and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Shelia Lucas of the home; a son, Matt Lucas of the home; a daughter, Holly Lucas, of the home; his parents -- James and Faye Lucas of Turrell, Ark.; a brother, Kenneth Lucas of Trumann; and a sister, Ruth Ann Smith of Turrell...
James A. Reedy Jr. (08/14/03)
James A. Reedy Jr., 81, of Cherokee Village, Ark. died Aug. 7, 2003, at the Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, Ark. Born June 25, 1922, he was the son of Edith Delane McDaniel Reedy and James A. Reedy Sr. He was retired from the United States Air Force and was also retired from the Army Depot in Memphis, Tenn. He was a member of the American Rose Society and the Cherokee Village Baptist Church...
Lawrence Stiven Grable (08/14/03)
Lawrence Stiven Grable, son of the late Leonard and Elizabeth Stiven Grable was born Oct. 8, 1941, in Little Rock, Ark. He died Aug. 4, 2003, in Calico Rock, Ark., at the age of 61 years. Lawrence received a master's degree in American History from Washington University and a honorary PHd in divinity. ...
John Mueller Jr. (08/14/03)
John Mueller Jr., 71, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 1, 2003, at Veterans Hospital in Little Rock. He and his wife owned and operated the Tin Lantern Motor Inn in Cuba City, Wis., and the Wisconsin House Stage Coach Inn Bed and Breakfast in Hazel Green, Wis., before retiring to Horseshoe Bend this past May...
Fred "Buddy" Lindsey (08/14/03)
Fred Wayne "Buddy" Lindsey, 71, of Hardy, died Aug. 8, 2003, at Regional Medical Center of NEA in Jonesboro. Born on Aug. 6, 1932, in Williford, Ark., he was the son of Wade Hampton Lindsey and Frieda Catherine Smalley Lindsey. He married Jenetta Powell Nov. 14, 1954, in Ravenden Springs, Ark...
Carolyn Cunningham (08/14/03)
Carolyn Joyce Talent Cunningham, 69, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Mack Marcus and Emmarene Williams Talent was born Oct. 28, 1933, at Little Rock, and died Aug. 1, 2003. She married A.G. Cunningham in 1961 at Salem. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, and a homemaker. She was of the Pentecostal faith...
Geraldine Melton (08/14/03)
Geraldine Quartess Melton, daughter of the late Charlie Edward Sisk and Roxie Mae Wilburn Sisk, was born Dec. 21. 1922, in Couch, Mo. and died July 31, 2003, in Thayer, Mo. at the age of 80 years. She was united in marriage Oct. 19, 1939, in Doniphan, Mo. to Carthel Melton...
John R. Ballard (08/14/03)
John R. Ballard, former justice of the peace and community leader in Cherokee Village, died July 25, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was 85. Ballard was justice of the peace from Cherokee Village, serving nine years on the Sharp County Quorum Court where he pushed for better accounting practices by the county. Prior to that he served as president of the Cherokee Village Suburban Improvement District Board of Commissioners for five years...
Carl Ray Coats Jr. (08/14/03)
Carl Ray Coats Jr., son of the late William Carl Coats Sr. and Mary Evelyn Wiggs Coats Webb, was born April 1, 1941, in Thayer, Mo. and died July 27, 2003, in Springfield, Mo. at the age of 62 years. He married Audrey Barnett Jan. 2, 1998, in Salem, Ark...
Lucille Ann House (08/14/03)
Lucille Ann House, 68 of Cherokee Village, was born Feb. 9, 1935 in Solvac, Ark., to John Chlapecka and Mary Merick Chlapecka and died Aug. 5, 2003, at Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Bobby Allen House of Little Rock; a daughter, Leslie House and a son, Boyd House both of Cherokee Village; a brother, Charles Chlapecka of Stuttgart, Ark.; two sisters - Marilyn Cox of Lonoke, Ark. ...
James W. "J.W." Tracy (08/14/03)
James W. "J.W." Tracy, 63, of Cave City, died Aug. 9, 2003, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born March 29, 1940, at Leeton, Mo., he was the son of Lance B. and Loacie Turner Tracy. He was a retired equipment operator for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, a member of the Northside Volunteer Fire Department and was a member of the New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church near Charlotte...
Junior Ray Huett (08/14/03)
Junior Ray Huett, 62, of Goff, Kan., died Aug. 6, 2003, at a Topeka hospital. He was born Aug. 2, 1941, in Salem, Ark., the son of Vernon Ray and Carrie Marie Maguffee Huett. He graduated from Salem High School in 1960. He served in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War and also in Germany. ...
Mildred Castle (08/14/03)
Mildred Castle, 75, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died at the Community Medical Center in Izard County in Calico Rock Aug. 7, 2003. Born in Chicago, she was the daughter of Paul and Dominica Lupo Sanfilippo, She was an active member of the Horseshoe Bend First Baptist Church...
"Nikki" Mendoza (08/14/03)
Autumn Nicole "Nikki" Mendoza, 18, of Batesville, Ark., died Aug. 4, 2003, near Huntsville, Ark. Born Oct. 31, 1984, in Batesville, she was the daughter of Luis and Pam Mendoza. She was a 2003 graduate of Cave City High School where she was active in Beta Club, Key Club, Cavemen Against Drugs, FCCLA, the student council and the basketball and softball teams...
Ruby Doris Caldwell (08/14/03)
Ruby Doris Caldwell 75, was born to O.C. "Ode" Peifer and Melissa Johns Peifer, Dec. 12, 1927 in Harrisburg, Ark. and died Aug. 4, 2003 at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center in Ash Flat. She was a homemaker. Survivors include three sons - Jimmy Jones of McRae, Ark., Roy Jones of Lonoke, Ark., Tommy Jones of Body, Texas; two daughters - Nancy Romans of Monterey, La., Reda Sefers of Bay, Ark.; a sister Audrey Best of Hardy, and 18 grandchildren...
Obed Lee Emery (08/14/03)
Obed Lee Emery, of Arcata, Calif., son of the late John Newton and Ressie Peterson Emery was born April 16, 1935, at Sturkie, Ark. He died July 31, 2003, at Arcata, Calif., at the age of 68. Obed spent his working years as a sawmill worker. He was of the Church of Christ faith...
Bertha Goergen (08/14/03)
Bertha Caroline Goergen, 91, of Evansville, died Aug. 2, 2003, at the home of her son and daughter-in-law. Bertha (Bert) Caroline (Petersen.) She was born July 28, 1912 in Kenosha, Wis., the first of three children of Fred and Minnie Petersen. She graduated from Kenosha High School, and took additional courses in bookkeeping, later keeping the books at the hardware store of her uncle, Hollis Hollenbeck. ...
Frances Virginia Biles (08/21/03)
Frances Virginia Sanders Biles, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Hyman and Nettie Sanders, was born Dec. 25, 1920, in Piggott, Ark. She died Aug. 15, 2003, at Mari-de-Villa Retirement Center in St. Louis, Mo. age the age of 82. She was married June 15, 1944, to Owen Harris Biles in Piggott, Ark., and to this union three children were born -- Janet Shaver of Little Rock, Joan Carlson of St. ...
Loyd William Wilburn (08/21/03)
Loyd William Wilburn, 89, of Alton, Mo., was born Oct. 13, 1913, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Aug. 3, 2003, at Shady Oaks Nursing Center in Thayer. Survivors include a daughter, Marianne Hufstedler and husband, Don, of Alton; two grandsons -- Karl Hufstedler and wife, Margaret, of Alton, and Kirt Hufstedler and wife, Kathy, of Plainfield, Ill.; four great-grandchildren -- Jonathan and wife, Heather, Andy and wife, Mendy, Kraig and Katie; two sisters -- Retha Preston and Flora Shrum both of St. ...
Julia Kathleen Milligan (08/21/03)
Julia Kathleen Milligan, 67, of Emmet died Aug. 11, 2003, at her home. Born Oct. 24, 1935, in Mountain View Community East of Cave City, she was the daughter of Burrell and Alice Lawrence Crabtree. She was a homemaker and a member of Laneburg United Pentecostal Church at Laneburg...
Irene Garrison (08/21/03)
Irene Katherine Garrison, 79, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 12, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include her husband, Joseph J. Garrison of the home; a son, John Garrison (Debi) Brea; a daughter, Georgia Machado (Tom) of Horseshoe Bend; a brother, Steve Ondrejko of San Clemente, Calif.; two sisters -- Norma Ulam of Warren, Ohio and Margarte Chopko of Phoenix; and five grandsons...
Terry Randall Hembree (08/21/03)
Terry Randall Hembree, 38, of Hardy, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2003 at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born Oct. 14, 1964, in Chicago, he was the son of Carey R. Moore and Joan M. Hembree Moore. He was a 1982 graduate of Williford High School...
Jimmy Houts Sr. (08/21/03)
Jimmy Jean Houts Sr., son of the late Rollie Houts and Eula Ethel Loffman Houts was born July 15, 1925, in Clinton, Mo., and died Aug. 6, 2003, in Thayer, Mo. at the age of 78 years. He was married Feb. 11, 1962, in Kansas City, Mo. to Janice Harper...
Raymond Earl Parnell (08/21/03)
Raymond Earl Parnell, 47, of Salem, died Aug. 12, 2003, at his home. Born March 16, 1956, in England, Ark. He was the son of Robert Daniel Parnell and Edith Josephine Holt Parnell. He married Mary White Aug. 27, 1987, at Lonoke, Ark. He was a farmer but had been disabled for many years. He was a member of the Mount Zion Baptist Church at Union...
Jessie Lee Holland (08/21/03)
Jessie Lee Holland, 72, of Williford, died Aug. 15, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Bono, Ark., he served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and received the Purple Heart in 1952. He was a supervisor for the Chrysler Corporation in Dayton, Ohio, before retiring in 1989, to become a farmer in Williford. He was a member of the Bristol Assembly of God Church in Williford...
Stanford Barfield (08/21/03)
Stanford Alexander Barfield, of Mountain Home, Ark., formerly of Viola, son of the late Gordon Lafayette Barfield and Anna Lura Morton Barfield, was born Nov. 6, 1914, in Barwick, Ga. He died Aug. 15, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home at the age of 88 years...
Willie Arizona Hovis (08/21/03)
Willie Arizona Hovis, 86, of Ash Flat, died Aug. 17 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born May 17, 1917, in Wolf River, Tenn., she was married to Walter W. Hovis June 9, 1951, in Winchester, Ind., and he preceded her in death in 1996. She worked for many years in nursing for the Central State Hospital in Indianapolis, Ind. She moved to the Sharp County area in 1972 from Indianapolis, She attended services at the Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Anna Louise Wohlwend (08/21/03)
Anna Louise Wohlwend, 96, of Horse-shoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 17, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born March 28, 1907 in Marion, Ill., she was the daughter of John and Caroline Wohlwend. She spent 11 years as a registered nurse in various nursing positions in St. ...
"John" Ramsey (08/21/03)
Thurman "John" Ramsey of Thayer, Mo., son of the late Allen and Ola Everett Ramsey was born Feb. 17, 1919, at Picher, Okla., and died Aug. 10, 2003, at the age of 84 years. He served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of Thayer Eagles...
Dorothy Ruth Wood (08/21/03)
Dorothy Ruth Brown Wood, of Sturkie, Ark., daughter of the late Wayne Solomon and Sophia Giertz Brown was born July 14, 1913, at Kingman, Kan. She died Aug. 12, 2003, at Salem,at the age of 90 years. Ruth married James Clough Wood Sept. 21, 1931, at Kingman, Kan., and to this union five children were born. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and a homemaker. She was a member of Bay Creek Baptist Church at Sturkie...
Donald E. Eheart (08/21/03)
Donald E. Eheart, 51, of Onarga, Ill., died at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio Aug. 14, 2003. He was born July 31, 1952, in Tacoma, Wash., the son of Glenn E. Eheart and Betty Mae Cass Eheart. He spent his childhood in Onarga, Ill, and attended Onarga and Gilman Schools. He was employed as a truck driver for Smith Transport of Roaring Springs, Pa. He was married Dec. 9, 1988 to Diane L. Seegmiller in Henderson, Ky...
Miles Edward King (08/21/03)
Miles Edward King, 75, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 16, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. He was born Sept. 1, 1927, in Rector, Ark., the son of Marie Duffel Blan and Jewell King. He was a retired riverboat worker and also retired from the railroad. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and was of the Baptist faith...
Annie Ree Packer (08/21/03)
Annie Ree Taylor Packer, 89, army nurse, psychiatric nurse, teach-er, poet, lecturer and author died Aug. 14, 2003. The daughter of a prominent Baptist minister and herself an Episcopalian, Ann served as a first lieutenant in the United States Army during World War II, stationed in France. ...
Alma Lillie Roberts (08/28/03)
Alma Lillie Roberts, 95, was born Feb. 13, 1908, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Aug. 11, 2003, at the Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Alma was a charter member of the Riverton Baptist Church and had been attending the Macedonia Baptist for the past several years...
Lola Fern Dockins (08/28/03)
Lola Fern Killian Dockins, daughter of the late Frank Killian and Agnes Fountain Killian, was born Aug. 15, 1923, in Norfork, Ark. She died Aug. 15, 2003, in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 80 years. She married Eldridge Dockins in June 1940 in Mountain Home...
Irene Garrison (08/28/03)
Irene Katherine Garrison, 79, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 12, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include her husband, Joseph J. Garrison of the home; a son, John Garrison (Debi) Brea; a daughter, Georgia Machado (Tom) of Horseshoe Bend;...
Georgina Wanley (08/28/03)
Georgina Helen Wanley, 79, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Aug. 20, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Sept. 6, 1923, in Defiance, Ohio, she was the daughter of Margaret Delarber Masterson and Christofer Masterson...
Imogene Mattie Stroud (08/28/03)
Imogene Mattie Stroud, of Ash Flat, Ark., daughter of the late Henry Morris and Willie Hollingsworth Stroud, was born May 13, 1920, at Wheeling, Ark. She died Aug. 22, 2003, at Ash Flat at the age of 83 years. She worked as a farm laborer during the fruit harvest...
Mary Leola Southard (08/28/03)
Mary Leola Southard, of Jonesboro, Ark., daughter of the late George Zelmar and Lula Neal Blair, was born Sept. 15, 1918, in Izard County, Ark. She died Aug. 16, 2003, at Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 84. She married Wiley Wayne Southard in August of 1940,...
Russell Stone (08/28/03)
Russell Stone, 87, of Viola, son of the late Grover and Annie Brown Stone, was born Dec. 21, 1915, in rural Viola, Ark. He died Aug. 22, 2003, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem. He married Louise Mae Price in 1942 in Viola, Ark. She preceded him in death in...
Mart James Abney (08/28/03)
Mart James Abney, 90, of Agnos, Ark., son of the late Raymond Oscar and Laura Ethel Godwin Abney, was born Feb. 25, 1913, in Stuart, Okla. He died Aug. 22, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. He married Hattie Pricilla Jackson Feb. 16, 1938, at...
"John" Ramsey (08/28/03)
Thurman "John" Ramsey of Thayer, Mo., son of the late Allen and Ola Everett Ramsey was born Feb. 17, 1919, at Picher, Okla., and died Aug. 10, 2003, at the age of 84 years. He served in the Navy during World War II. He was a member of Thayer Eagles...
Willie Arizona Hovis (08/28/03)
Willie Arizona Hovis, 86, of Ash Flat, died Aug. 17 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born May 17, 1917, in Wolf River, Tenn., she was married to Walter W. Hovis June 9, 1951, in Winchester, Ind., and he preceded her in death in 1996. She worked...
Carl Lynn Elliott (08/28/03)
Carl Lynn Elliott, 38, of Camp, Ark., son of Marion Frances Peacock and Charlie Francis Elliott, was born Feb. 11, 1965, in Salem, Ark. He died Aug. 17, 2003, at St. John's Regional Medical Center in Springfield, Mo. He was united in marriage to Barbara Curtis Oct. 10,...
Anna Louise Wohlwend (08/28/03)
Anna Louise Wohlwend, 96, of Horse-shoe Bend, Ark., died Aug. 17, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born March 28, 1907 in Marion, Ill., she was the daughter of John and Caroline Wohlwend. She spent 11 years as a registered nurse...
Myrtle DeFoe (08/28/03)
Myrtle Katherine DeFoe, 82, of Ash Flat died Aug. 21, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Dec. 21, 1920, in Swift, Mo., she was the daughter of George William Sims and Mary Eva Fourthman Sims. She married Hollis Harding DeFoe Oct. 8, 1939, in...
Velda L. Taylor (08/28/03)
Velda L. Taylor, daughter of the late George Louthan and Jennie Watkins Louthan, was born Dec. 28, 1912 in Kimball, Neb., and died Aug. 16, 2003, in Pocahontas, Ark. at the age of 90. She was united in marriage Sept. 27, 1933, in Wirth, Ark., to Charlie Lee...
Jimmy Gene Crotts (08/28/03)
Jimmy Gene Crotts was born June 11, 194, at Viola, Ark. He died Aug. 12, 2003, at 1:15 p.m. in Taysen, Ariz. Jimmy graduated from Viola High School in 1959. He served in the U.S. Navy aboard the U.S.S. Ranger during the Cuban Missile Crisis. After his discharge he...
Willie Hovis (08/26/03)
Willie Arizona Hovis, 86, of Ash Flat died Aug. 17 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born May 17, 1917, in Wolf River, Tenn., she married Walter W. Hovis July 9, 1951, in Winchester, Ind. He preceded her in death in 1996. She worked for many years in nursing at Central State Hospital in Indianapolis. She moved to the Sharp County area in 1972 from Indianapolis. She attended services at Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Violet Humphries (08/05/03)
Violet O. Coggins Humphries, 82, of Glencoe died July 31, 2003, at Salem. Born April 3, 1921, at Agnos, she was the daughter of Albert Jacob and Alice Short Coggins. She married G.T. Humphries Sept. 12, 1942, in Salem. To this union two sons were born. ...
Terry Hembree (08/19/03)
Terry Randall Hembree, 38, of Hardy died Aug. 10, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born Oct. 14, 1964, in Chicago, he was the son of Carey R. Moore and Joan M. Hembree Moore. He was a 1982 graduate of Williford High School. He joined the United States Marie Corps right out of high school and served for four years...
Ruby Caldwell (08/12/03)
Ruby Doris Caldwell 75, died Aug. 4, 2003, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born Dec. 12, 1927, in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of O.C. "Ode" Peifer and Melissa Johns Peifer. She was a homemaker. Survivors include three sons -- Jimmy Jones of McRay, Roy Jones of Lonoke, and Tommy Jones of Body, Texas; two daughters -- Nancy Romans of Monterey, La., and Reda Sefers or Bay; a sister, Audrey Best of Hardy; and 18 grandchildren...
Perry Hembree Jr. (08/05/03)
Perry Hembree Jr., 57, of Camp died July 20, 2003, at Camp. Born Sept. 15, 1945, at Tinsley, Ky., he was the son of Viola Virginia Griffith Mulkey and Perry Hembree Sr. He spent his working years as a self-employed carpet installer. He served his country in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He was of the Baptist faith...
Nikki Mendoza (08/12/03)
Autumn Nicole "Nikki" Mendoza, 18, of Batesville died Aug. 4, 2003, near Huntsville. Born Oct. 31, 1984, in Batesville, she was the daughter of Luis and Pam Mendoza. She was a 2003 graduate of Cave City High School where she was active in Beta Club, Key Club, Cavemen Against Drugs, FCCLA, Student Council and the basketball and softball teams. ...
Mildred Castle (08/12/03)
Mildred Castle, 75, of Horseshoe Bend died at the Community Medical Center of Izard County in Calico Rock Aug. 7, 2003. Born in Chicago, she was the daughter of Paul and Dominica Lupo Sanfilippo, She was an active member of Horseshoe Bend First Baptist Church...
Myrtle DeFoe (08/26/03)
Myrtle Katherine DeFoe, 82, of Ash Flat died Aug. 21, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Dec. 21, 1920, in Swift, Mo., she was the daughter of George William Sims and Mary Eva Fourthman Sims. She married Hollis Harding DeFoe Oct. 8, 1939, in Pemiscott, Mo. She attended Christian Tabernacle near Hardy...
Mart Abney (08/26/03)
Mart James Abney, 90, of Agnos died Aug. 22, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born Feb. 25, 1913, in Stuart, Okla., he was son of Raymond Oscar and Laura Ethel Godwin Abney. He married Hattie Pricilla Jackson Feb. 16, 1938, at Agnos. To this union, seven children were born...
Lile W. Morris (08/05/03)
Lile W. Morris, 88, of Cave City died July 16, 2003, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. Born Nov. 23, 1914, at Deerfield, Kan., he was the son of E.V. and Iva Marie Futhey Morris. He was a retired oil, chemical and atomic worker, a 60-year-member of St. Bernard Masonic Lodge 222 in Dodge City, Kan., and was of the Methodist faith...
Lucille House (08/12/03)
Lucille Ann House, 68, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 5, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born Feb. 9, 1935, in Solvac, Ark., she was the daughter of John Chlapecka and Mary Merick Chlapecka. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband of Little Rock; a daughter, Leslie House of Cherokee Village; a son, Boyd House of Cherokee Village; a brother, Charles Chlapecka of Stuttgart; two sisters -- Marilyn Cox of Lonoke, and Lorine Roberts of Cherokee Village; and a grandchild.. ...
Leo Daniel (08/05/03)
Leo Daniel, 54, of Cherokee Village died July 30, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born July 11, 1949, he was the son of Evelyn Hopkins Daniel and Leo Daniel. He was a retired shipping clerk with Bush Cannery in Blytheville, and was involved in the jail ministry for over 12 years in Blytheville. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church...
Miles King (08/19/03)
Miles Edward King, 75, of Ash Flat died Aug. 16, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born Sept. 1, 1927, in Rector, he was the son of Marie Duffel Blan and Jewell King. He was a retired riverboat worker and also retired from the railroad. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force and was of the Baptist faith...
J.W. Tracy (08/12/03)
James W. "J.W." Tracy, 63, of Cave City died Aug. 9, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born March 29, 1940, at Leeton, Mo., he was the son of Lance B. and Loacie Turner Tracy. He was a retired equipment operator for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, a member of the Northside Volunteer Fire Department and a member of New Prospect Missionary Baptist Church near Charlotte...
Julia Milligan (08/19/03)
Julia Kathleen Milligan, 67, of Emmet died Aug. 11, 2003, at her home. Born Oct. 24, 1935, in the Mount View Community east of Cave City, she was the daughter of Burrell and Alice Lawrence Crabtree. She was a homemaker and a member of Laneburg United Pentecostal Church...
James Lucas (08/12/03)
James Michael Lucas, 47, of Poughkeepsie died Aug. 6, 2003, at Poughkeepsie. Born June 27, 1956, at Harrisburg, he was the son of James Madison and Faye Nell Lindsey Lucas. He was a carpet installer and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Shelia Lucas of the home; a son, Matt Lucas of the home; a daughter, Holly Lucas of the home; his parents -- James and Faye Lucas of Turrell; a brother, Kenneth Lucas of Trumann; and a sister, Ruth Ann Smith of Turrell...
Jessie Holland (08/19/03)
Jessie Lee Holland, 72, of Williford died Aug. 15, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Bono, he served in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict and received the Purple Heart in 1952. He was a supervisor for the Chrysler Corporation in Dayton, Ohio, before retiring in 1989, to become a farmer in Williford. He was a member of Bristol Assembly of God Church in Williford...
Junior Huett (08/12/03)
Junior Ray Huett, 62, of Goff, Kan., died Aug. 6, 2003, at a Topeka hospital. Born Aug. 2, 1941, in Salem, he was the son of Vernon Ray and Carrie Marie Maguffee Huett. He graduated from Salem High School in 1960. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. ...
James A. Reedy Jr. (08/12/03)
James A. Reedy Jr., 81, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 7, 2003, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. Born June 25, 1922, he was the son of Edith Delane McDaniel Reedy and James A. Reedy Sr. He was retired from the U.S. Air Force and from the Army Depot in Memphis, Tenn. He was a member of the American Rose Society and Cherokee Village Baptist Church...
Imogene Stroud (08/26/03)
Imogene Mattie Stroud, 83, of Ash Flat died Aug. 22, 2003, at Ash Flat. Born May 13, 1920, at Wheeling, she was the daughter of Henry Morris and Willie Hollingsworth Stroud. She worked as a farm laborer during the fruit harvest. When she wasn't working, she helped the elderly in her neighborhood, transporting them to the doctor and other places. She also helped her neighbors with various jobs. She loved basketball and played during her high school years. She was of the Pentecostal faith...
Irene Garrison (08/19/03)
Irene Katherine Garrison, 79, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 12, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Survivors include her husband, Joseph J. Garrison of the home; a son, John Garrison (Debi); a daughter, Georgia Machado (Tom) of Horseshoe Bend; a brother, Steve Ondrejko of San Clemente, Calif.; two sisters -- Norma Ulan of Warren, Ohio, and Margarte Chopko of Phoenix; and five grandsons...
Herman Benton (08/05/03)
Herman Edward Benton, 86, of South Carolina, formerly of Hardy, died July 25, 2003. Born May 27, 1917, in Hazard, Ky., he was the son of Henry and Zelda Benton. He married Clara "Polly" Pauline Brown Benton Dec. 21, 1940, in Carrollton, Ky. To this union three children were born -- Wylie Lipchik of West Union, S.C., Peggy Kennedy of New Carlisle, Ohio, and Christopher Benton of Red Lodge, Mont...
Georgina Wanley (08/26/03)
Georgina Helen Wanley, 79, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 20, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Sept. 6, 1923, in Defiance, Ohio, she was the daughter of Margaret Delarber Masterson and Christofer Masterson. She was a retired elementary school teacher and a member of St. ...
Fred Lindsey (08/12/03)
Fred Wayne "Buddy" Lindsey, 71, of Hardy died Aug. 8, 2003, at Regional Medical Center of NEA in Jonesboro. Born Aug. 6, 1932, in Williford, he was the son of Wade Hampton Lindsey and Frieda Catherine Smalley Lindsey. He married Jenetta Powell Nov. ...
Donald Rausch (08/05/03)
Donald William Rausch, 75, of Crosslake, Minn., wintering in Star of the Sea Village in rural Hardy, died July 30, 2003, at St. Joseph's Medical Center in Brainerd. Born May 23, 1928, in Milwaukee, Wis., he was the son of Matthew A. and Edna Eahler Rausch. He married Elizabeth "Betty" Lenertz Feb. 9, 1950, in St. Peter...
David Kalvelage (08/05/03)
David Kalvelage, 26, of Cherokee Village died July 18, 2003, at Methodist University in Memphis, Tenn. He was a maintenance worker. Survivors include his fiancÚ Tamara Decutler; his stepsons -- Nicholas Decutler and Zackari Decutler, both of Cherokee Village; his father and stepmother -- David and Denise Kalvelage of Chandler, Ariz.; his mother, Penelope Markin of California; his sisters -- Maria Ellen and Julie Biddle; his grandparents -- Donna Brockway of California and Bernard and Lewella Kalvelage of Cherokee Village; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.. ...
Donald Highberger (08/05/03)
Donald George Highberger, 70, of Cherokee Village died July 29, 2003, at Regional Medical Center of NEA in Jonesboro. Born Oct. 3, 1932, in Independence, Mo., he was the son of Bernard and Gertrude Highberger. He married Ruth Mae Henson Dec. 5, 1963. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was of the Catholic faith, and was retired from Boeing McDonnell-Douglas as an electrician...
Dana Hart (08/19/03)
Dana Wayne Hart, 53, of Highland died Aug. 15, 2003, at his home. Born Oct. 10, 1949, in Paulding, Ohio, he was the son of Kathleen Hart of Englewood Fla., and the late Homer Hart. He was a disabled Vietnam veteran. Survivors include his wife, Cindy Hart of Highland; three sisters, -- Phyllis Hart of Seattle, Teresa Hart-Parenzan of Indianapolis, and Cyndi Pardikes of Aurora, Colo...
Donald Eheart (08/26/03)
Donald E. Eheart, 51, of Onarga, Ill., died Aug. 14, 2003, at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Born July 31, 1952, in Tacoma, Wash., he was the son of Glenn E. Eheart and Betty Mae Cass Eheart. He spent his childhood in Onarga and attended Onarga and Gilman schools. He was employed as a truck driver for Smith Transport of Roaring Springs, Pa. He married Diane L. Seegmiller Dec. 9, 1988, in Henderson, Ky...
Darrell Armour (08/05/03)
Darrell Timothy Armour, 47, of Hardy died in an automobile accident July 31, 2003, in Willow Springs, Mo. Born March 13, 1956, in Memphis, Tenn., he was a former senior research technician of Schering Plough in Memphis. In 2003 he received his bachelor's degree in English from Lyon College in Batesville. ...
Carl B. Stone (08/05/03)
Carl B. Stone, 93, of Horseshoe Bend died July 30, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, a shriner and a member of the Presbyterian church. Survivors include two sons -- Edward B. Stone of Georgia, and Gary C. Stone of Texas; a brother, Ray Stone of Ash Flat; a sister, Dorothy Freeman of Donaldson, Ark.; and seven grandchildren...
Bill McCradic (08/05/03)
Bill McCradic, 80, of Mammoth Spring died July 11, 2003. Born Aug. 11, 1922, at Many Islands, he was the son of Larwood and Martha Stinnett McCradic. He served in the United States Army during World War II. He was a member of Union Hill Baptist Church...
Bertha Goergen (08/12/03)
Bertha Caroline Goergen, 91, of Evansville, Ind., died Aug. 2, 2003, at the home of her son and daughter-in-law. Bertha "Bert" Caroline Petersen Goergen was born July 28, 1912, in Kenosha, Wis., the first of three children of Fred and Minnie Petersen. She graduated from Kenosha High School, and took additional courses in bookkeeping. She later kept the books at the hardware store of her uncle, Hollis Hollenbeck. She was also employed by Kresge Corporation in Kenosha...
Anna Wohlwend (08/26/03)
Anna Louise Wohlwend, 96, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 17, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born March 28, 1907, in Marion, Ill., she was the daughter of John and Caroline Wohlwend. She spent 11 years as a registered nurse in various nursing positions in St. ...
Alfred "Pat" Sheets Jr. (08/05/03)
Alfred "Pat" Sheets Jr., 72, of Cherokee Village died July 28, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born July 21, 1931, in Columbus, Ohio, he was the son of Jessie Oakley Sheets and Alfred Sheets Sr. He was a retired industrial engineer in Columbus, Ohio, and was a golf pro...