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Obituaries from November 2003

Donald Kingsford Jr. (11/28/03)
Donald Kingsford Jr., 77, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 21, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health Systems in Cherokee Village. Born March 3, 1926, in Los Angeles, Calif., he was the son of Donald Kingsford Sr. and Elizabeth Kent Kingsford. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He married Olive Heim June 1, 1976, in Reno, Nev. He retired as the head of the parts department for Alameda County in California. He moved to Cherokee Village eight years ago from Modesto, Calif...
(Cora) Marie Flynn (11/28/03)
(Cora) Marie Reimers Flynn was born Oct. 6, 1918, in Seattle, Wash., the daughter off August and Marie Reimers. She lived in Oklahoma, Illinois, and Arkansas before moving to Springfield, Mo., in 1945. She died Nov. 6, 2003, in her home. She was retired from Lily Tulip and enjoyed life, mostly working outside with farm animals and country neighbors who helped with what she loved to do. ...
Elizabeth I. Miller (11/28/03)
Elizabeth I. Wickins Miller, of Koshkonong, Mo., was born March 18, 1931, in Koshkonong, Mo., to John E. "Jack" and Doris Vincent Wickins. She died Nov. 16, 2003, in Springfield, Mo. She had been married 51 years to Robert G. "Bob" Miller. She was devoted to her family, a wonderful homemaker, cook, and seamstress. She was well known for her talent in crocheting and knitting. She and Bob retired to the family farm near Koshkonong Jan. 1, 1975...
Gleffogene Winfree (11/28/03)
Gleffogene "Jean" Winfree, of Steger, Ill., daughter of the late William Lone Gaston and Mary Bet Gaston was born on Dec. 11, 1937, in Violet Hill, Ark. She died Nov. 15, 2003, in Steger, Ill., at the age of 65. She married James Winfree and to this union two children were born. She spent her working years as a beautician...
Karlena Montgomery (11/28/03)
Karlena Montgomery, 75, of Viola, Ark., died Nov. 21, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include her husband, Ralph Montgomery of Viola; six daughters -- Sandy Sanders of Salem, Linda Ciallella and her husband, Tony, of Lexington, Tenn., Anita Johnson and her husband, Jeff, of Jonesboro, Shelia Berry and her husband, Ray, of Mountain home, Yvonne Zeigler and her husband, Kelly, of Salem, and Nanette Carter and her husband, Rick, of Pocahontas; and two sisters -- Pansy Perryman of Viola and Vestal Sears of Lees Summit, Mo.. ...
Agnes Ella Oliver (11/28/03)
Agnes Ella Oliver, 81 of Hardy died Nov. 16, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born May 26, 1922 in Quitman, Miss., she was the daughter of Ed and Ella Hamilton Edgar. She was married to James C. Oliver in March 1950, in Mississippi. She was a homemaker...
Leslie Hugh Lawyer (11/28/03)
Leslie Hugh Lawyer, of Salem, Ark., son of the late Fredrick Hugh and Ruth White Lawyer, was born Aug. 29, 1925, in Salem, Ark. He died Nov. 21, 2003, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 78 years. He married Mary Lou Young June 2, 1950, at Salem. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was self-employed as a farmer and was a Baptist...
Archie Earle Allen (11/28/03)
Archie Earl Allen, son of the late William Shelton Allen and Nettie Leona Williams Allen was born Sept. 30, 1919, in Koshkonong, Mo., and died Nov. 18, 2003, at his home in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 84. He was married in Salem, Ark., on Oct. 8, 1946, to Helen Stith. Archie, who was known as "Earl" by his friends in the Koshkonong area, was an avid quail hunter and loved to play the piano...
Lois Branscum Lindsey (11/28/03)
Lois Marie Branscum Lindsey, 72, of Wideman, Ark., daughter of the late Clint Branscum and Angie Moody Branscum was born Feb. 27, 1931, in Culp, Ark. She died Nov. 21, 2003, in Calico Rock, Ark. She married Milton Marvin Lindsey Feb. 26, 1955, in Calico Rock and to this union two children were born. She was a homemaker, wife and mother. During her working years she owned and operated a grocery store and worked at a nursing home and a restaurant...
Garrett "Doc" Smith (11/13/03)
Garrett "Doc" Smith of Viola, Ark., son of the late Raymond Guy and Exie Mittie Rand Smith was born Feb. 24, 1945, in Mitchell, Ark. He died Oct. 31, 2003, at Mountain Home, at the age of 58. He spent his working years as a dental technician. He was a member of Salem Church of Christ...
Simeon F. "Bud" Taylor (11/13/03)
Simeon Felix "Bud" Taylor, 68, was born March 13, 1935, in Randolph County, Ark., the son of Simeon F. Taylor Sr. and Marian Pauline Phillips Taylor. He died Oct. 27, 2003 at Parkview Hospital in Pueblo. He had been employed as a truck driver for many years and was a farmer and rancher...
Ronald Gene Sanders (11/13/03)
Ronald Gene Sanders, 45, son of Mary Lucille Stanley Sanders and the late Marvin E. Sanders, was born Nov. 1, 1957, in West Plain, Mo. and died Oct. 27, 2003, in Springfield, Mo. He married Debbie Cunningham Feb. 14, 1987, in Hoxie, Ark. He was a mechanic and attended New Life Church in Thayer, Mo...
William Earl Beene Jr. (11/13/03)
William Earl Beene Jr., 58, son of the late William Earl Beene and Dorothy Drennan Doddridge, was born Oct. 29, 1945, in Hughes, Ark. He died Nov. 3, 2003, in Little Rock. He was married to Myra O'Neal Garrett Jan. 27, 1967, in West Memphis, Ark. and to this union a son was born...
Lillian Leona Lively (11/13/03)
Lillian Leona Owens Lively, 89, daughter of the late James and Augusta Vannatter Owens, was born July 31, 1914, in Calico Rock, Ark. She died Oct. 16, 2003, in Mountain Home. She married Calvin A. Lively May 29, 1935, in Calico Rock. To this union five children were born...
Steven Allen Otto (11/13/03)
Steven Allen Otto, 52, son of the late Robert Alan Otto and Winnie Highnote of Hunning-ton Beach, Calif., was born June 20, 1951, in Gardena, Calif. He died Oct. 31, 2003, in Mountain Home, Ark. He married Shawna Sibowski Otto Oct. 30, 1977, in Hattieville, Ark. and to this union four children were born...
Lois I. Satterwhite (11/13/03)
Lois I. Satterwhite, 79, of Cave City died Nov. 3, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Jan. 8, 1924, at Sandtown, Ark., she was the daughter of Olen and Geraldene Hastings Pool. She was retired from the International Shoe Company in Batesville and a member of Pools Chapel Free Will Baptist Church in Sandtown...
Clifford Carlos Russell (11/13/03)
Clifford Carlos Russell, 77, a lifetime resident of Hardy, Ark. died Nov. 4, 2003, at his home. He was born July 17, 1926, at Weleetka, Okla., the son of the late Paul William and Tessie Walsh Russell. He was a bus driver for the Highland School System in Highland, Ark. He was a mason of the Wilson Masonic Lodge in Hardy and was a member of Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Rita Mae Lagerstrom (11/13/03)
Rita Mae Lagerstrom, 73, of Cherokee Village, was born Sept. 23, 1930, in Quincy, Ill., the daughter of Edward and Isabele Warmker. She died Nov. 4, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was a bookkeeper in a bank in Quincy, Ill...
Elgay Rouse (11/13/03)
Elgay Rouse, 66, son of the late Earl Rouse and Mildred Dillard Myers, was born May 11, 1937, in Mathis, Texas. He died Nov. 3, 2003, in Calico Rock, Ark. He served in the United States Army and during his working years worked at a sawmill. He attended Glade Rock Church...
Arthur Addison Duke Sr. (11/13/03)
Arthur Addison Duke Sr., 87, of Thayer, Mo., was born May 25, 1916, in Thayer and died Oct. 30, 2003 at Shady Oaks Nursing Center. Survivors include two sons -- Arthur A. Duke Jr. and wife, Judy, of Brighton, Iowa, and John Duke and wife, Shirley, of Springfield, Mo.; two grandsons -- Douglas and Derek Duke; one granddaughter, Jennifer Fleming; and three great-grandchildren -- Dylan, Devyn and Lauren...
Edyth Inez Steele (11/13/03)
Edyth Inez Steele, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late Raymond and Gladys Talley Crotts was born April 21, 1929, in Viola. She died Nov. 8, 2003, at Viola at the age of 74. Edyth spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother and a homemaker. She was saved and baptized as a young girl at the Flora Baptist Church as she began her dedication to the Lord...
Nannie Aldene Hill (11/13/03)
Nannie Aldene Seale Hill, 81, was born Nov. 18, 1921, in Weston, Ill., the daughter of Mary Ethel Freed Seale and David Raymond Seale. She died Nov. 5, 2003, in Ash Flat, Ark. She married Dexter Lewis Hill Jan. 27, 1945, at Mt. Rainier Ordinance Depot in Tacoma, Wash...
Frances Louise Moore (11/13/03)
Frances Louise Moore, 67, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 6, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Oct. 10, 1936, the daughter of the late Austa Miller Richmond and Francis Richmond. She worked for K-Mart in Montana before moving to Cherokee Village...
Homer Earl Copeland (11/13/03)
Homer Earl Copeland, of Ash Flat, Ark., son of the late Richard Sylvester and Annie Seay Copeland was born Nov. 10, 1918, in Lake City, Ark. He died Nov. 6, 2003, at North Little Rock, Ark., at the age of 84. He spent his working years as a father, grandfather, great-grandfather and a farmer...
Marvin Franklin Brown (11/13/03)
Marvin Franklin Brown, 75, of Hardy, Ark., formerly of Bay Village died Nov. 2, 2003, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. He was born May 19, 1928 in Harrisburg, Ark., the son of Jasper and Artie Belle Harmon Brown. He was retired from the Singer Company...
John F. Branecki (11/13/03)
John F. Branecki, 86, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 5, 2003, at Fulton County Nursing and Rehab Center in Salem. John was born on March 8, 1917, in Detroit, Mich., and was the son of Frank Branecki and Lucy Karparski Branecki. He was married to Lillian Koenig on Sept. 5, 1953, in Chicago, Ill...
George E. McDonald (11/20/03)
George E. McDonald, 90, of Story City, Iowa, died peacefully on Nov. 10, 2003, at the Israel Family Hospice located in Ames, Iowa of natural causes. Born January 20, 1913, in Helena, Mont., he was raised in Coggon, Iowa. He was a graduate of Coggon High School, class of 1931. ...
Alice Jean Delargy (11/20/03)
(Dallas) Alice Jean Delargy, 60, of Hardy, died Nov. 13, 2003, in Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Born in Wynne, Ark., she was a nurse and a member of Garner Chapel Church of God in Hardy. Survivors include her husband, Gary Lee Delargy Sr. of Hardy; two sons -- Gary Lee Delargy Jr., of Salem, and Tony Delargy of Ash Flat; a stepson, Randy Bearden of Fort Smith, Ark.; two daughters -- Raylene Gowers of Fort Smith and Lisa Delargy Baker of Stockton, Mo.; two brothers -- Junior Beaird of Boston, Mass., and Ronald Beaird of Fulton, Mo.; a sister, Shirley Spades of Rockford, Ill.; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and three step-grandchildren.. ...
Edna May Crawford (11/20/03)
Edna May Crawford , 88, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 10, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was born March 15, 1915. Survivors include her husband, William Crawford of Cherokee Village. Services were held at Forest Hill Cemetery South in Memphis, Tenn. Local arrangements were under the direction of Heath Oak Hill Chapel...
John R. Haegele (11/20/03)
John R. Haegele, 92, of Deep Creek, Fla., died Nov. 7, 2003. He was the son of George and Katie Haegele, born Oct. 4, 1911, in Barnhill, Ill. John began teaching in Plymouth, Ill., in 1936 and joined the faculty at Dwight High School in 1938, where he taught business education for 40 years. He was an assistant football coach and then was head coach from 1943-45. He coached the grade school basketball teams for many years, and also officiated basketball games throughout the local area...
Vera Holder Johnson (11/20/03)
Vera Holder Johnson, 83, of Cherokee Village, died Nov. 13, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Mrs. Johnson was born March 19, 1920, in Minturn, Ark. She was the daughter of Authur C. and Zella May Alphin Golden. She formerly lived in Lake Station, Ind., before moving to Hardy and Cherokee Village. She was a homemaker and a member of First Assembly of God Church, Highland...
Sherman Eugene Byrd (11/20/03)
Sherman Eugene Byrd, son of the late C. B. Byrd and Violet Lee Martin was born Aug. 9, 1943 in Paragould, Ark., and died Nov. 7, 2003, in Batesville, Ark. at the age of 60. He was united in marriage Jan. 20, 1962, in Paragould, Ark., to Phyllis Alexander. He was united in marriage July 9, 1962, in Paragould, Ark., to Phyllis Alexander. He was united in marriage July 9, 1983 in Jonesboro, Ark. to Judith Dowland...
Carl "Monty" Goetting (11/20/03)
Carl William "Monty" Goetting Jr., son of the late Carl W. Goetting and Lexie Peck Goetting, was born April 16, 1932, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., and died Nov. 14, 2003, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., at the age of 71 years. He was united in marriage to June 8, 1957, in Mammoth Spring to Hasseltine Lewis...
Tincie Mixon Hayden (11/20/03)
Tincie Mixon Hayden, 83, of Evening Shade, Ark., formerly of Hammond, La., died Nov. 9 at Batesville, Ark. Born Dec. 5, 1919, at Boliver, La., she was the daughter of Leslie and Lula Crawford Mixon. She was a retired seamstress for Dillard's Department Store in Hammond, La., and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Hammond...
Lamar "Red" Kerr Jr. (11/20/03)
Lamar "Red Kerr Jr., 83, of Calico Rock, died Nov. 8, 2003, at the Conway Regional Medical Center. He was born Dec. 17, 1919, a Newburg, in Izard County and was the son of the late Ernest Lamar Kerr Sr. and Elsie Kerr Stroud Rowden. Kerr was self-employed as a used car dealer, cattle farmer and privately owned real estate. He was a member of the Calico Rock Church of Christ...
Ruby Faye Moffitt (11/20/03)
Ruby Faye Moffitt, 69, of Ash Flat, died Nov. 10, 2003, in Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in Manila, Ark. July 19, 1934, she was the daughter of Barney Fred and Sunshine Friar Earl whom preceded her in death. She was a homemaker and worked in retail sales and was a member of the Horseshoe Bend Assembly of God Church...
Donna Belle Condo (11/06/03)
Donna Belle Condo, 64, of Keota, Okla., died Oct. 26, 2003, at her daughter's home in Cave City, Ark. Born Dec. 6. 1938, at Canadian, Texas, she was the daughter of Daniel Ray and Eula Elizabeth Merrell Condo. She was a homemaker, a farmer, a member of the Home Community Education Club of Star Community and a member of First Baptist Church of McCurtain, Okla...
Berniece Absher (11/06/03)
Berniece Alice Kissinger Absher, 86, of Cave City, Ark., died Oct. 27, 2003, at Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 25, 1916, at Fowler, Mo., the daughter of Lewis and Gracie Murr Hoffarth. She was a homemaker and a member of East Side Baptist Church in Cave City...
Merle Katherine Sigman (11/06/03)
Merle Katherine Cooper Sigman, 80, of Melbourne, daughter of the late Joseph Cooper and Mittie Estes Cooper, was born Sept. 5, 1923, in Bandmill, Ark. She died Oct. 29, 2003, in Newburg, Ark. Merle was united in marriage to Dale Sigman on Dec. 27, 1941, and to this union three children were born. She was a homemaker, wife and mother and attended Brockwell Church of Christ...
Enon Montgomery (11/06/03)
Enon Moses Montgomery, 88, of Cave City, died Nov. 1, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Feb. 20, 1915, in Sandtown, he was the son of Moses D. and Sallie Mayhue Montgomery. He served in the U.S. Navy in 1945 and was a farmer before retiring from the International Shoe Company. He was a member of Curia Masonic Lodge 144 and member of Cave City First United Methodist Church...
Lillie Myrtle Roper (11/06/03)
Lillie Myrtle Roper, of Viola, daughter of the late Murphy Allen and Mary Leonola Sanders Crawford, was born Aug. 23, 1918, in Bakersfield, Mo. She died Oct. 31, 2003, at Ash Flat Nursing Center at the age of 85. She married Joseph Clifford Roper Sept. ...
Karen Clinkingbeard (11/06/03)
Karen Lynn Crawford Clinkingbeard, 45, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of Donald Leroy and Imogene Stroud Crawford was born March 1, 1958, in Joliet, Ill. She died Oct. 29, 2003, at Pineville, Ark. Karen married James Bruce Clinkingbeard July 10, 1981 at Salem, Ark., and to this union two daughters were born. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother and a sales clerk. She was a member of Calico Rock First Baptist Church and taught a Sunday School class called "Karen's Class."...
Garrett "Doc" Smith (11/06/03)
Garrett "Doc" Smith of Viola, Ark., son of the late Raymond Guy and Exie Mittie Rand Smith was born Feb. 24, 1945, in Mitchell, Ark. He died Oct. 31, 2003, at Mountain Home, at the age of 58. He spent his working years as a dental technician. He was a member of Salem Church of Christ...
Mary Jane Potts (11/06/03)
Mary Jane Potts, 80, of Cherokee Village, died in Little Rock. Born Feb. 19, 1923, in Kalamazoo, Mich., she was the daughter of Joseph and Anna Sklebeck. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Peter Potts of Cherokee Village; her son, William C. ...
Mamie Elizabeth Ingram (11/06/03)
Mamie Elizabeth Ingram, 79, of Palmyra, Ill., was born April 9, 1924, in Sidney, Ark., and died Oct. 25, 2003, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Survivors include four sons -- Rick and Ronnie Ingram of Imperial, Mo., Glen Ingram of Modesto, Ill., and Randy Ingram of O'Fallon, Ill.; seven daughters -- Frances Ambrose of Arnold, Mo., Louise Angel of Sarasota, Fla., Judy Ingram, Brenda Lyons and Debbie McIndoe, all of Palmyra, Ill., Glenna Simpson of Argenta, Ill., and Linda Downs of Chatham, Ill.; two sisters -- Laura Macke of St. ...
Velma Wattonville (11/06/03)
Velma Lenora Fagan Wattonville, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of the late Elmer Rush and Annie Matilda Nelson Fagan was born Aug. 27, 1910, in Calhoun County, Iowa. She died Oct. 28, 2003, in Calico Rock at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Warren Wattonville Feb. 14, 1933, in Ruthven, Iowa. To this union three children were born. Velma spent her life as a wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker...
Freda Harber Conyers (11/06/03)
Freda Harber Conyers was born Nov. 23, 1918, to Ed and Annie Webb Hartgraves in Union, Ark. She died Oct. 30, 2003, in Kansas City, Kan., at the age of 84. She married Amos Harber Oct. 29, 1934. To this union one daughter was born. They enjoyed 31 happy years together. He preceded her in death Feb. 18, 1965...
Mary Bonita Zoccola (11/06/03)
Mary Bonita Zoccola, 77, of Horseshoe Bend, died Oct. 29, 2003, in the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She formerly lived in Memphis and Collierville, Tenn., and was a retired manager for Stuart's Ladies Apparel and former buyer for the John Gerber Store in Memphis. She was a member of Horseshoe Bend United Methodist Church...
Lavirn Talley (11/06/03)
Lavirn Talley, 86, of Thayer, Mo., the son of the late Claude and Alice Brannon Talley was born June 12, 1917, and died Oct. 19, 2003. He was of the Lutheran faith. On March 10, 1950, at Corning, Ark., he married Alice Wichman. Survivors include his wife, Alice Talley of the home in Thayer; three daughters -- Karen Carter of Thayer, Linda Marcotte of Tampa, Fla., and Carol Foreman; one stepson, Bruce Espedal of Dayton, Ohio; one sister, Virginia Rahkopf of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of nephews, nieces and friends.. ...
Marjorie G. Pump (11/06/03)
Marjorie G. Pump, 86, formerly of Cherokee Village and member of Peace Lutheran Church died Oct. 17, 2003, in Glen Ellyn, Ill. She was born Jan. 4, 1917. Survivors include her husband, Elmer of Glen Ellyn; a daughter, Patricia Reed; and a brother, Harold (Evelyn) Heimsoth...
Agnes Ella Oliver (11/28/03)
Agnes Ella Oliver, 81 of Hardy died Nov. 16, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born May 26, 1922 in Quitman, Miss., she was the daughter of Ed and Ella Hamilton Edgar. She was married to James C. Oliver in March 1950, in Mississippi. She was a homemaker...
Donald Kingsford Jr. (11/28/03)
Donald Kingsford Jr., 77, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 21, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health Systems in Cherokee Village. Born March 3, 1926, in Los Angeles, Calif., he was the son of Donald Kingsford Sr. and Elizabeth Kent Kingsford. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He married Olive Heim June 1, 1976, in Reno, Nev. He retired as the head of the parts department for Alameda County in California. He moved to Cherokee Village eight years ago from Modesto, Calif...
(Cora) Marie Flynn (11/28/03)
(Cora) Marie Reimers Flynn was born Oct. 6, 1918, in Seattle, Wash., the daughter off August and Marie Reimers. She lived in Oklahoma, Illinois, and Arkansas before moving to Springfield, Mo., in 1945. She died Nov. 6, 2003, in her home. She was retired from Lily Tulip and enjoyed life, mostly working outside with farm animals and country neighbors who helped with what she loved to do. ...
Elizabeth I. Miller (11/28/03)
Elizabeth I. Wickins Miller, of Koshkonong, Mo., was born March 18, 1931, in Koshkonong, Mo., to John E. "Jack" and Doris Vincent Wickins. She died Nov. 16, 2003, in Springfield, Mo. She had been married 51 years to Robert G. "Bob" Miller. She was devoted to her family, a wonderful homemaker, cook, and seamstress. She was well known for her talent in crocheting and knitting. She and Bob retired to the family farm near Koshkonong Jan. 1, 1975...
Gleffogene Winfree (11/28/03)
Gleffogene "Jean" Winfree, of Steger, Ill., daughter of the late William Lone Gaston and Mary Bet Gaston was born on Dec. 11, 1937, in Violet Hill, Ark. She died Nov. 15, 2003, in Steger, Ill., at the age of 65. She married James Winfree and to this union two children were born. She spent her working years as a beautician...
Karlena Montgomery (11/28/03)
Karlena Montgomery, 75, of Viola, Ark., died Nov. 21, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Survivors include her husband, Ralph Montgomery of Viola; six daughters -- Sandy Sanders of Salem, Linda Ciallella and her husband, Tony, of Lexington, Tenn., Anita Johnson and her husband, Jeff, of Jonesboro, Shelia Berry and her husband, Ray, of Mountain home, Yvonne Zeigler and her husband, Kelly, of Salem, and Nanette Carter and her husband, Rick, of Pocahontas; and two sisters -- Pansy Perryman of Viola and Vestal Sears of Lees Summit, Mo.. ...
Leslie Hugh Lawyer (11/28/03)
Leslie Hugh Lawyer, of Salem, Ark., son of the late Fredrick Hugh and Ruth White Lawyer, was born Aug. 29, 1925, in Salem, Ark. He died Nov. 21, 2003, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 78 years. He married Mary Lou Young June 2, 1950, at Salem. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was self-employed as a farmer and was a Baptist...
Archie Earle Allen (11/28/03)
Archie Earl Allen, son of the late William Shelton Allen and Nettie Leona Williams Allen was born Sept. 30, 1919, in Koshkonong, Mo., and died Nov. 18, 2003, at his home in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 84. He was married in Salem, Ark., on Oct. 8, 1946, to Helen Stith. Archie, who was known as "Earl" by his friends in the Koshkonong area, was an avid quail hunter and loved to play the piano...
Lois Branscum Lindsey (11/28/03)
Lois Marie Branscum Lindsey, 72, of Wideman, Ark., daughter of the late Clint Branscum and Angie Moody Branscum was born Feb. 27, 1931, in Culp, Ark. She died Nov. 21, 2003, in Calico Rock, Ark. She married Milton Marvin Lindsey Feb. 26, 1955, in Calico Rock and to this union two children were born. She was a homemaker, wife and mother. During her working years she owned and operated a grocery store and worked at a nursing home and a restaurant...
Garrett "Doc" Smith (11/13/03)
Garrett "Doc" Smith of Viola, Ark., son of the late Raymond Guy and Exie Mittie Rand Smith was born Feb. 24, 1945, in Mitchell, Ark. He died Oct. 31, 2003, at Mountain Home, at the age of 58. He spent his working years as a dental technician. He was a member of Salem Church of Christ...
Clifford Carlos Russell (11/13/03)
Clifford Carlos Russell, 77, a lifetime resident of Hardy, Ark. died Nov. 4, 2003, at his home. He was born July 17, 1926, at Weleetka, Okla., the son of the late Paul William and Tessie Walsh Russell. He was a bus driver for the Highland School System in Highland, Ark. He was a mason of the Wilson Masonic Lodge in Hardy and was a member of Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Steven Allen Otto (11/13/03)
Steven Allen Otto, 52, son of the late Robert Alan Otto and Winnie Highnote of Hunning-ton Beach, Calif., was born June 20, 1951, in Gardena, Calif. He died Oct. 31, 2003, in Mountain Home, Ark. He married Shawna Sibowski Otto Oct. 30, 1977, in Hattieville, Ark. and to this union four children were born...
William Earl Beene Jr. (11/13/03)
William Earl Beene Jr., 58, son of the late William Earl Beene and Dorothy Drennan Doddridge, was born Oct. 29, 1945, in Hughes, Ark. He died Nov. 3, 2003, in Little Rock. He was married to Myra O'Neal Garrett Jan. 27, 1967, in West Memphis, Ark. and to this union a son was born...
Ronald Gene Sanders (11/13/03)
Ronald Gene Sanders, 45, son of Mary Lucille Stanley Sanders and the late Marvin E. Sanders, was born Nov. 1, 1957, in West Plain, Mo. and died Oct. 27, 2003, in Springfield, Mo. He married Debbie Cunningham Feb. 14, 1987, in Hoxie, Ark. He was a mechanic and attended New Life Church in Thayer, Mo...
Simeon F. "Bud" Taylor (11/13/03)
Simeon Felix "Bud" Taylor, 68, was born March 13, 1935, in Randolph County, Ark., the son of Simeon F. Taylor Sr. and Marian Pauline Phillips Taylor. He died Oct. 27, 2003 at Parkview Hospital in Pueblo. He had been employed as a truck driver for many years and was a farmer and rancher...
Lois I. Satterwhite (11/13/03)
Lois I. Satterwhite, 79, of Cave City died Nov. 3, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Jan. 8, 1924, at Sandtown, Ark., she was the daughter of Olen and Geraldene Hastings Pool. She was retired from the International Shoe Company in Batesville and a member of Pools Chapel Free Will Baptist Church in Sandtown...
Lillian Leona Lively (11/13/03)
Lillian Leona Owens Lively, 89, daughter of the late James and Augusta Vannatter Owens, was born July 31, 1914, in Calico Rock, Ark. She died Oct. 16, 2003, in Mountain Home. She married Calvin A. Lively May 29, 1935, in Calico Rock. To this union five children were born...
Rita Mae Lagerstrom (11/13/03)
Rita Mae Lagerstrom, 73, of Cherokee Village, was born Sept. 23, 1930, in Quincy, Ill., the daughter of Edward and Isabele Warmker. She died Nov. 4, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was a bookkeeper in a bank in Quincy, Ill...
Edyth Inez Steele (11/13/03)
Edyth Inez Steele, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late Raymond and Gladys Talley Crotts was born April 21, 1929, in Viola. She died Nov. 8, 2003, at Viola at the age of 74. Edyth spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother and a homemaker. She was saved and baptized as a young girl at the Flora Baptist Church as she began her dedication to the Lord...
John F. Branecki (11/13/03)
John F. Branecki, 86, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 5, 2003, at Fulton County Nursing and Rehab Center in Salem. John was born on March 8, 1917, in Detroit, Mich., and was the son of Frank Branecki and Lucy Karparski Branecki. He was married to Lillian Koenig on Sept. 5, 1953, in Chicago, Ill...
Arthur Addison Duke Sr. (11/13/03)
Arthur Addison Duke Sr., 87, of Thayer, Mo., was born May 25, 1916, in Thayer and died Oct. 30, 2003 at Shady Oaks Nursing Center. Survivors include two sons -- Arthur A. Duke Jr. and wife, Judy, of Brighton, Iowa, and John Duke and wife, Shirley, of Springfield, Mo.; two grandsons -- Douglas and Derek Duke; one granddaughter, Jennifer Fleming; and three great-grandchildren -- Dylan, Devyn and Lauren...
Nannie Aldene Hill (11/13/03)
Nannie Aldene Seale Hill, 81, was born Nov. 18, 1921, in Weston, Ill., the daughter of Mary Ethel Freed Seale and David Raymond Seale. She died Nov. 5, 2003, in Ash Flat, Ark. She married Dexter Lewis Hill Jan. 27, 1945, at Mt. Rainier Ordinance Depot in Tacoma, Wash...
Frances Louise Moore (11/13/03)
Frances Louise Moore, 67, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 6, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Oct. 10, 1936, the daughter of the late Austa Miller Richmond and Francis Richmond. She worked for K-Mart in Montana before moving to Cherokee Village...
Homer Earl Copeland (11/13/03)
Homer Earl Copeland, of Ash Flat, Ark., son of the late Richard Sylvester and Annie Seay Copeland was born Nov. 10, 1918, in Lake City, Ark. He died Nov. 6, 2003, at North Little Rock, Ark., at the age of 84. He spent his working years as a father, grandfather, great-grandfather and a farmer...
Marvin Franklin Brown (11/13/03)
Marvin Franklin Brown, 75, of Hardy, Ark., formerly of Bay Village died Nov. 2, 2003, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. He was born May 19, 1928 in Harrisburg, Ark., the son of Jasper and Artie Belle Harmon Brown. He was retired from the Singer Company...
Elgay Rouse (11/13/03)
Elgay Rouse, 66, son of the late Earl Rouse and Mildred Dillard Myers, was born May 11, 1937, in Mathis, Texas. He died Nov. 3, 2003, in Calico Rock, Ark. He served in the United States Army and during his working years worked at a sawmill. He attended Glade Rock Church...
Lamar "Red" Kerr Jr. (11/20/03)
Lamar "Red Kerr Jr., 83, of Calico Rock, died Nov. 8, 2003, at the Conway Regional Medical Center. He was born Dec. 17, 1919, a Newburg, in Izard County and was the son of the late Ernest Lamar Kerr Sr. and Elsie Kerr Stroud Rowden. Kerr was self-employed as a used car dealer, cattle farmer and privately owned real estate. He was a member of the Calico Rock Church of Christ...
Alice Jean Delargy (11/20/03)
(Dallas) Alice Jean Delargy, 60, of Hardy, died Nov. 13, 2003, in Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Born in Wynne, Ark., she was a nurse and a member of Garner Chapel Church of God in Hardy. Survivors include her husband, Gary Lee Delargy Sr. of Hardy; two sons -- Gary Lee Delargy Jr., of Salem, and Tony Delargy of Ash Flat; a stepson, Randy Bearden of Fort Smith, Ark.; two daughters -- Raylene Gowers of Fort Smith and Lisa Delargy Baker of Stockton, Mo.; two brothers -- Junior Beaird of Boston, Mass., and Ronald Beaird of Fulton, Mo.; a sister, Shirley Spades of Rockford, Ill.; 10 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and three step-grandchildren.. ...
Edna May Crawford (11/20/03)
Edna May Crawford , 88, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Nov. 10, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was born March 15, 1915. Survivors include her husband, William Crawford of Cherokee Village. Services were held at Forest Hill Cemetery South in Memphis, Tenn. Local arrangements were under the direction of Heath Oak Hill Chapel...
Ruby Faye Moffitt (11/20/03)
Ruby Faye Moffitt, 69, of Ash Flat, died Nov. 10, 2003, in Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in Manila, Ark. July 19, 1934, she was the daughter of Barney Fred and Sunshine Friar Earl whom preceded her in death. She was a homemaker and worked in retail sales and was a member of the Horseshoe Bend Assembly of God Church...
John R. Haegele (11/20/03)
John R. Haegele, 92, of Deep Creek, Fla., died Nov. 7, 2003. He was the son of George and Katie Haegele, born Oct. 4, 1911, in Barnhill, Ill. John began teaching in Plymouth, Ill., in 1936 and joined the faculty at Dwight High School in 1938, where he taught business education for 40 years. He was an assistant football coach and then was head coach from 1943-45. He coached the grade school basketball teams for many years, and also officiated basketball games throughout the local area...
Vera Holder Johnson (11/20/03)
Vera Holder Johnson, 83, of Cherokee Village, died Nov. 13, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Mrs. Johnson was born March 19, 1920, in Minturn, Ark. She was the daughter of Authur C. and Zella May Alphin Golden. She formerly lived in Lake Station, Ind., before moving to Hardy and Cherokee Village. She was a homemaker and a member of First Assembly of God Church, Highland...
George E. McDonald (11/20/03)
George E. McDonald, 90, of Story City, Iowa, died peacefully on Nov. 10, 2003, at the Israel Family Hospice located in Ames, Iowa of natural causes. Born January 20, 1913, in Helena, Mont., he was raised in Coggon, Iowa. He was a graduate of Coggon High School, class of 1931. ...
Carl "Monty" Goetting (11/20/03)
Carl William "Monty" Goetting Jr., son of the late Carl W. Goetting and Lexie Peck Goetting, was born April 16, 1932, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., and died Nov. 14, 2003, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., at the age of 71 years. He was united in marriage to June 8, 1957, in Mammoth Spring to Hasseltine Lewis...
Tincie Mixon Hayden (11/20/03)
Tincie Mixon Hayden, 83, of Evening Shade, Ark., formerly of Hammond, La., died Nov. 9 at Batesville, Ark. Born Dec. 5, 1919, at Boliver, La., she was the daughter of Leslie and Lula Crawford Mixon. She was a retired seamstress for Dillard's Department Store in Hammond, La., and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Hammond...
Sherman Eugene Byrd (11/20/03)
Sherman Eugene Byrd, son of the late C. B. Byrd and Violet Lee Martin was born Aug. 9, 1943 in Paragould, Ark., and died Nov. 7, 2003, in Batesville, Ark. at the age of 60. He was united in marriage Jan. 20, 1962, in Paragould, Ark., to Phyllis Alexander. He was united in marriage July 9, 1962, in Paragould, Ark., to Phyllis Alexander. He was united in marriage July 9, 1983 in Jonesboro, Ark. to Judith Dowland...
Donna Belle Condo (11/06/03)
Donna Belle Condo, 64, of Keota, Okla., died Oct. 26, 2003, at her daughter's home in Cave City, Ark. Born Dec. 6. 1938, at Canadian, Texas, she was the daughter of Daniel Ray and Eula Elizabeth Merrell Condo. She was a homemaker, a farmer, a member of the Home Community Education Club of Star Community and a member of First Baptist Church of McCurtain, Okla...
Berniece Absher (11/06/03)
Berniece Alice Kissinger Absher, 86, of Cave City, Ark., died Oct. 27, 2003, at Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 25, 1916, at Fowler, Mo., the daughter of Lewis and Gracie Murr Hoffarth. She was a homemaker and a member of East Side Baptist Church in Cave City...
Mary Bonita Zoccola (11/06/03)
Mary Bonita Zoccola, 77, of Horseshoe Bend, died Oct. 29, 2003, in the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She formerly lived in Memphis and Collierville, Tenn., and was a retired manager for Stuart's Ladies Apparel and former buyer for the John Gerber Store in Memphis. She was a member of Horseshoe Bend United Methodist Church...
Marjorie G. Pump (11/06/03)
Marjorie G. Pump, 86, formerly of Cherokee Village and member of Peace Lutheran Church died Oct. 17, 2003, in Glen Ellyn, Ill. She was born Jan. 4, 1917. Survivors include her husband, Elmer of Glen Ellyn; a daughter, Patricia Reed; and a brother, Harold (Evelyn) Heimsoth...
Lavirn Talley (11/06/03)
Lavirn Talley, 86, of Thayer, Mo., the son of the late Claude and Alice Brannon Talley was born June 12, 1917, and died Oct. 19, 2003. He was of the Lutheran faith. On March 10, 1950, at Corning, Ark., he married Alice Wichman. Survivors include his wife, Alice Talley of the home in Thayer; three daughters -- Karen Carter of Thayer, Linda Marcotte of Tampa, Fla., and Carol Foreman; one stepson, Bruce Espedal of Dayton, Ohio; one sister, Virginia Rahkopf of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of nephews, nieces and friends.. ...
Merle Katherine Sigman (11/06/03)
Merle Katherine Cooper Sigman, 80, of Melbourne, daughter of the late Joseph Cooper and Mittie Estes Cooper, was born Sept. 5, 1923, in Bandmill, Ark. She died Oct. 29, 2003, in Newburg, Ark. Merle was united in marriage to Dale Sigman on Dec. 27, 1941, and to this union three children were born. She was a homemaker, wife and mother and attended Brockwell Church of Christ...
Lillie Myrtle Roper (11/06/03)
Lillie Myrtle Roper, of Viola, daughter of the late Murphy Allen and Mary Leonola Sanders Crawford, was born Aug. 23, 1918, in Bakersfield, Mo. She died Oct. 31, 2003, at Ash Flat Nursing Center at the age of 85. She married Joseph Clifford Roper Sept. ...
Karen Clinkingbeard (11/06/03)
Karen Lynn Crawford Clinkingbeard, 45, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of Donald Leroy and Imogene Stroud Crawford was born March 1, 1958, in Joliet, Ill. She died Oct. 29, 2003, at Pineville, Ark. Karen married James Bruce Clinkingbeard July 10, 1981 at Salem, Ark., and to this union two daughters were born. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother and a sales clerk. She was a member of Calico Rock First Baptist Church and taught a Sunday School class called "Karen's Class."...
Mary Jane Potts (11/06/03)
Mary Jane Potts, 80, of Cherokee Village, died in Little Rock. Born Feb. 19, 1923, in Kalamazoo, Mich., she was the daughter of Joseph and Anna Sklebeck. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Peter Potts of Cherokee Village; her son, William C. ...
Mamie Elizabeth Ingram (11/06/03)
Mamie Elizabeth Ingram, 79, of Palmyra, Ill., was born April 9, 1924, in Sidney, Ark., and died Oct. 25, 2003, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield. Survivors include four sons -- Rick and Ronnie Ingram of Imperial, Mo., Glen Ingram of Modesto, Ill., and Randy Ingram of O'Fallon, Ill.; seven daughters -- Frances Ambrose of Arnold, Mo., Louise Angel of Sarasota, Fla., Judy Ingram, Brenda Lyons and Debbie McIndoe, all of Palmyra, Ill., Glenna Simpson of Argenta, Ill., and Linda Downs of Chatham, Ill.; two sisters -- Laura Macke of St. ...
Velma Wattonville (11/06/03)
Velma Lenora Fagan Wattonville, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of the late Elmer Rush and Annie Matilda Nelson Fagan was born Aug. 27, 1910, in Calhoun County, Iowa. She died Oct. 28, 2003, in Calico Rock at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Warren Wattonville Feb. 14, 1933, in Ruthven, Iowa. To this union three children were born. Velma spent her life as a wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker...
Freda Harber Conyers (11/06/03)
Freda Harber Conyers was born Nov. 23, 1918, to Ed and Annie Webb Hartgraves in Union, Ark. She died Oct. 30, 2003, in Kansas City, Kan., at the age of 84. She married Amos Harber Oct. 29, 1934. To this union one daughter was born. They enjoyed 31 happy years together. He preceded her in death Feb. 18, 1965...
Garrett "Doc" Smith (11/06/03)
Garrett "Doc" Smith of Viola, Ark., son of the late Raymond Guy and Exie Mittie Rand Smith was born Feb. 24, 1945, in Mitchell, Ark. He died Oct. 31, 2003, at Mountain Home, at the age of 58. He spent his working years as a dental technician. He was a member of Salem Church of Christ...
Enon Montgomery (11/06/03)
Enon Moses Montgomery, 88, of Cave City, died Nov. 1, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Feb. 20, 1915, in Sandtown, he was the son of Moses D. and Sallie Mayhue Montgomery. He served in the U.S. Navy in 1945 and was a farmer before retiring from the International Shoe Company. He was a member of Curia Masonic Lodge 144 and member of Cave City First United Methodist Church...
Vera Holder Johnson (11/18/03)
Vera Holder Johnson, 83, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 13, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born March 19, 1920, in Minturn, Ark., she was the daughter of Authur C. and Zella May Alphin Golden. She lived in Lake Station, Ind., before moving to the Hardy and Cherokee Village area. She was a homemaker and a member of First Assembly of God Church at Highland...
Trincie Mixon Hayden (11/18/03)
Trincie Mixon Hayden, 83, of Evening Shade, formerly of Hammond, La., died Nov. 9 at Batesville. Born Dec. 5, 1919, at Boliver, La., she was the daughter of Leslie and Lula Crawford Mixon. She was a retired seamstress for Dillard's Department Store in Hammond and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Hammond...
Sidney Gipson Sr. (11/04/03)
Sidney Howard Gipson Sr., 53, of Pocahontas, formerly of Poughkeepsie, died Oct. 24, 2003, at his residence. Born Aug. 19, 1950, at Sika, he was the son of Wess Howard and Imo Ruth Wilkerson Gipson. He was a logger, having worked for various sawmills, and was a member of Pleasant Ridge Community Church...
Rita Mae Lagerstrom (11/11/03)
Rita Mae Lagerstrom, 73, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 4, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born Sept. 23, 1930, in Quincy, Ill., she was the daughter of Edward and Isabele Warmker. She was a bookkeeper in a bank in Quincy...
Ruby Faye Moffitt (11/18/03)
Ruby Faye Moffitt, 69, of Ash Flat died Nov. 10, 2003, in Ash flat Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in Manila, Ark., July 19, 1934, she was the daughter of Barney Fred and Sunshine Friar Earl who preceded her in death. She was a homemaker and worked in retail sales and was a member of Horseshoe Bend Assembly of God Church...
Nannie Aldene Seale Hill (11/11/03)
Nannie Aldene Seale Hill, 81, died Nov. 5, 2003, in Ash Flat. Born Nov. 18, 1921, in Weston, Ill., she was the daughter of Mary Ethel Freed Seale and David Raymond Seale. She married Dexter Lewis Hill Jan. 27, 1945, at Mt. Rainier Ordinance Depot in Tacoma, Wash. She was retired from Kroger and a member of the Presbyterian church in Galesburg, Ill...
Mary Helen Conyers (11/25/03)
Mary Helen Conyers, 88, died Nov. 18, 2003, at Green Acres Assisted Living in Rogers, Ark. Born July 12, 1915, in Corinth, Miss., she was the daughter of Luther and Tommie Lee Burgess Harrison. She lived most of her life in Arkansas, graduating from Bentonville High School and Hendrix College. ...
Mirleene Jackson (11/04/03)
Mirleene Jackson, 73, of Evening Shade died Oct. 22, 2003, at North Arkansas Life Care Center at Horseshoe Bend. She was a cook and a homemaker. Born at Monette, she lived most of her life in the Evening Shade area. She was a member of Myron Baptist Church...
Marvin Franklin Brown (11/11/03)
Marvin Franklin Brown, 75, of Hardy, formerly of Bay Village, Ark., died Nov. 2, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born May 19, 1928, in Harrisburg, Ark., he was the son of Jasper and Artie Belle Harmon Brown. He was retired from the Singer Company...
Marjorie G. Pump (11/04/03)
Marjorie G. Pump, 86, formerly of Cherokee Village, died Oct. 17, 2003, in Glen Ellyn, Ill. She was born Jan. 4, 1917. She was a member of Peace Lutheran Church Survivors include her husband, Elmer of Glen Ellyn; a daughter, Patricia Reed; and a brother, Harold (Evelyn) Heimsoth...
Maxine Bruce (11/04/03)
Maxine Bruce, 76, of Horseshoe Bend died Oct. 26, 2003, at Baxter County Regional Hospital in Mountain Home. She was born April 17, 1927. Survivors include a daughter, Sharon Feurst of Horseshoe Bend. Arrangements are incomplete, but will be under the direction of Heath Funeral Home Oak Hill Chapel of Hardy...
Lois I. Satterwhite (11/11/03)
Lois I. Satterwhite, 79, of Cave City died Nov. 3, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Jan. 8, 1924, at Sandtown, she was the daughter of Olen and Geraldene Hastings Pool. She was retired from International Shoe Company in Batesville and was a member of Pools Chapel Free Will Baptist Church in Sandtown...
John R. Haegele (11/18/03)
John R. Haegele, 92, of Deep Creek, Fla., died Nov. 7, 2003. Born Oct. 4, 1911, in Barnhill, Ill., he was the son of George and Katie Haegele. He began teaching in Plymouth, Ill., in 1936 and joined the faculty at Dwight High School in 1938, where he taught business education for 40 years. He was an assistant football coach and then was head coach from 1943-45. He coached the grade school basketball teams for many years, and also officiated baseball games throughout the local area...
John Branecki (11/11/03)
John F. Branecki, 86, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 5, 2003, at Fulton County Nursing and Rehab Center in Salem. Born March 8, 1917, in Detroit, he was the son of Frank Branecki and Lucy Karparski Branecki. He married Lillian Koenig Sept. 5, 1953, in Chicago...
Homer Earl Copeland (11/11/03)
Homer Earl Copeland, 84, of Ash Flat died Nov. 6, 2003, at North Little Rock. Born Nov. 10, 1918, in Lake City, he was the son of Richardson Sylvester and Annie Seay Copeland. He spent his working years as a father, grandfather, great-grandfather and a farmer. He served his country in the United States Army during World War II and was a member of the VFW Post 8042 at Evening Shade...
George E. McDonald (11/18/03)
George E. McDonald, 90, of Story City, Iowa, died Nov. 10 at Israel Family Hospice in Ames, Iowa. Born Jan. 20, 1913, in Helena, Mont., he was raised in Coggon, Iowa. He was a graduate of Coggon High School, class of 1931. He attended Iowa State University. He lived in Waterloo, Dubuque and Cedar Falls, Iowa. He retired to Cherokee Village and resided his last years in Story City, Iowa. He married Janet Henderson in 1936; she died in 1996...
Frances Louise Moore (11/11/03)
Frances Louise Moore, 67, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 6, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born Oct. 10, 1936, she was the daughter of Austa Miller Richmond and Francis Richmond. She worked for K-Mart in Montana before moving to Cherokee Village. She worked for ALCO and was co-owner with her husband of the Ash Flat Coin Laundry. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Hardy...
Enon Montgomery (11/11/03)
Enon Moses Montgomery, 88, of Cave City died Nov. 1, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Feb. 20, 1915, in Sandtown, he was the son of Moses D. and Sallie Mayhue Montgomery. He served in the U.S. Navy in 1945 and was a farmer before retiring from International Shoe Company. He was a member of Curia Masonic Lodge 144 and Cave City First United Methodist Church...
Edna May Crawford (11/18/03)
Edna May Crawford, 88, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 10, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. She was born March 15, 1915. Survivors include William Crawford of Cherokee Village. Services were held at Forest Hill Cemetery South in Memphis, Tenn. Local arrangements were under the direction of Heath Oak Hill Chapel...
Dr. Douglas Koski (11/11/03)
Dr. Douglas D. Koski, 45, of Cherokee Village died June 25, 2003, in Memphis, Tenn. Born April 25, 1958, in Milwaukee, he was the son of Arthur and Sue Koski. Dr. Koski was an honors graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He completed the master's degree program at the University of Missouri in St. ...
Donna Belle Condo (11/04/03)
Donna Belle Condo, 64, of Keota, Okla., died Oct. 26, 2003, at her daughter's home in Cave City. Born Dec. 6, 1938, at Canadian, Texas, she was the daughter of Daniel Ray and Eula Elizabeth Merrell Condo. She was a homemaker, a farmer, a member of the Home Community Education Club of the Star community and a member of First Baptist Church of McCurtain, Okla...
Clifford Carlos Russell (11/11/03)
Clifford Carlos Russell, 77, a lifetime resident of Hardy, died Nov. 4, 2003, at his home. Born July 17, 1926, at Weleetka, Okla., he was the son of Paul William and Tessie Walsh Russell. He was a bus driver for Highland School District. He was a member of the Wilson Masonic Lodge in Hardy and Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Berniece Absher (11/04/03)
Berniece Alice Kissinger Absher, 86, of Cave City died Oct. 27, 2003, at Cave City Nursing Home. Born Nov. 25, 1916, at Fowler, Mo., she was the daughter of Lewis and Gracie Murr Hoffarth. She was a homemaker and a member of East Side Baptist Church in Cave City...
Bethel Arnold Moody (11/04/03)
Bethel Arnold Moody, 76, died Oct. 22, 2003, in Harrison. Born Oct. 30, 1926, in Calico Rock, she was the daughter of Bud and Mollie Lucy. She was a member of Eagle Heights Baptist Church in Harrison. She married Thurla Arnold who preceded her in death...
Beverly Austin Garner (11/04/03)
Beverly Austin Garner, 75, of Hardy died Oct. 23, 2003, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village. Born July 31, 1928, in Hardy, he was the son of the Rev. Robert A. and Clara Haskins Garner. He married Lois Holt in November 1948...
Alice Jean Delargy (11/18/03)
(Dallas) Alice Jean Delargy, 60, of Hardy died Nov. 13, 2003, in Fulton County Hospital in Salem. Born in Wynne, she was a nurse and a member of Garner Chapel Church of God in Hardy. Survivors include her husband, Gary Lee Delargy Sr. of Hardy; two sons -- Gary Lee Delargy Jr. ...
Agnes Ella Oliver (11/25/03)
Agnes Ella Oliver, 81 of Hardy died Nov. 16, 2003, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born May 26, 1922, in Quitman, Miss., she was the daughter of Ed and Ella Hamilton Edgar. She was married to James C. Oliver in March 1950, in Mississippi. She was a homemaker...