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Obituaries from March 2004

Roland Blankenship (03/25/04)
Roland Smith "Shorty" Blankenshp, 81, of Melbourne, Ark., son of the late Commie E. Blankenship and Elmar E. Haynes Blankenship, was born on Aug. 26, 1922, in Bandmill, Ark. He died March 10, 2004, in Melbourne, Ark. He married Zelma Marie Rush Blankenship on Sept. 6, 1942, in Jumbo, Ark. During his working years, he worked as a farmer. He was of the Baptist faith...
James F. Dunaway (03/04/04)
James Franklin Dunaway, 76 of Salem, Ark., son of the late Hiram and Myrtie Olsen Dunaway was born Aug. 1, 1927, in Pensacola, Fla. He died Feb. 24, 2004, at his home in Salem. He married Minnie Mae Walton on Jan. 19, 1952, at Lucedale, Miss. He spent his working years as a husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and was a lineman for Gulf Power Company...
Divene Godwin (03/04/04)
Divene Godwin, 85, of Melbourne, Ark., died Feb. 24, 2004, at Community Medical Center in Calico Rock, Ark. Born Feb. 24, 1919, in Franklin, Ark., she was the daughter of Lloyd and Gladys Gaston-Batterton. She married Jesse Elijah Godwin Jan. 14, 1940...
Brett Gene Porter (03/04/04)
Brett Gene Porter, 17, of Cave City, Ark., died Feb. 23, 2004, at Cave City. He was born March 28, 1986, at Batesville, Ark. He was a senior at Cave City High School and a member of the First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City. Survivors include his father and step-mother -- Craig and Carrie Porter of Cave City; his mother and step-father -- Saundra and Con Battles of Sidney; two brothers -- Matthew Battles and John Battles, both of Sidney; a step-brother, Chance Battles of Sage; a sister, Lauren Porter of Cave City; paternal grandmother, Helen Porter of Cave City; and maternal grandparents -- Jane Smith of Cave City and Gene and Sandy Smith of Cave City.. ...
Roy William Gann (03/04/04)
Roy William Gann, 75, of Williford, Ark., died Feb. 26, 2004, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born, Jan. 31, 1929, in Sitka, Ark., he was the son of Carrie Logan Gann and William Gann. He worked at a timber mill at a young age until he went to work for the U.S. Postal Service as a mail carrier...
Caroline Evon Horgan (03/04/04)
Caroline Evon Horgan, 68, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., daughter of Charles Marshall and Ruby Bell Thompson Wood was born July 2, 1935, in Trumann, Ark. She died Feb. 25, 2004, at her home. She married James Patrick Horgan March 12, 1966, at Flint, Mich. ...
Edward George Corey (03/04/04)
Edward George Corey, 71, of Salem, Ark., son of George and Anna Bambeck Corey was born March 18, 1932, in Dover, Ohio. He died Feb. 23, 2004, at Salem. He spent his working years as a quality auditor for a manufactured housing company. He served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. He was of the Catholic faith...
Gilbert Reece Bray (03/04/04)
Gilbert Reece Bray, 82, of Mount Pleasant, Ark., died Feb. 23, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 8, 1921, he was the son of Marshel Alvis and Vera Ethel McSpadden Bray. He was a farmer, served as a medical technician in the U.S. Army during World War II, served on the Sharp Nursing Home Board for many years and was a member of Barron Fork Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Mount Pleasant...
John Fagan Jr. (03/04/04)
John Fagan Jr., 77, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., son of the late John and Elizabeth Tuzak Fagan Sr., was born June 1, 1926, in Springfield, Ill. He died Feb. 23, 2004, at Salem, Ark. He married Elloise Woolsey Dorion Oct. 13, 1972, at Little Church of West in Las Vegas, Nev. ...
Barbara Rose Reynolds (03/04/04)
Barbara Rose Reynolds, 77, died Feb. 25, 2004, at her home. Born May 29, 1926, at Anderson, Ind., she was the daughter of Euphrates Patterson Hughes and Frank Hughes. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Donald "Don" Reynolds of Cherokee Village, Ark.; a son, Donald J. Reynolds; three brothers -- Frank Hughes of Alexandria, Ind., Jim Hughes of Anderson, and Richard Hughes of Cherokee Village; a sister, Martha Slone of Alexandria; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren...
Elsie Montgomery (03/04/04)
Elsie Wilkerson Montgom-ery, 90, of Cave City, died Feb. 26, 2004, at Cave City. Born July 29, 1913, at Grange, Ark., she was the daughter of John Robert and Ophelia Powell Wilkerson. She was a homemaker and member of First United Methodist Church of Cave City...
Gary Lynn Treanor (03/04/04)
Gary Lynn Treanor, 52, of Ravenden, Ark., died Feb. 23, 2004, at his home. He was born May 2, 1951, in Jonesboro, the son of Waylean Garner Treanor and the late M.E. "Mat" Treanor. He lived in Jonesboro most of his life and resided in Ravenden for the past nine years...
Beulah Cotton (03/04/04)
Beulah Cotton, 100, of North Little Rock died of a heart attack Feb. 2, 2004, at Baptist Health Center in North Little Rock. Born Nov. 1, 1903, in Ash Flat, Ark., she was the daughter of John H. and Dora Hall Estes. Cotton was a member of Baring Cross Baptist Church where, until recently, she played the ukulele. ...
Nova Everett (03/18/04)
Nova Everett, daughter of the late John Henry Stuart and Clara McGonigal Stuart, was born Jan. 31, 1920, in Morriston, Ark., and died March 12, 2004, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 84 years. She was married Aug. 1, 1937, in Salem, to Edward Everett...
Helen L. Cushman (03/18/04)
Helen L. Cushman, 74, of Evening Shade died March 11, 2004, at Central Arkansas Hospital in Searcy. Born Feb. 20, 1930, in Russellville, Ohio, she was the daughter of Thomas M. and Clara Roxie Wagner. She was a homemaker and a member of Piney Fork Church of Christ in Evening Shade...
Vella Faye Smith (03/18/04)
Vella Faye Tate Smith, daughter of the late Burton Michael and Gertie O'Neal Tate, was born on April 5, 1926, in Lunenburg, Ark. She died March 5, 2004, in Joplin, Mo., at the age of 77 years and 11 months. She married Revel Smith in 1944, and to this union a son was born...
Viola Strain (03/18/04)
Viola Strain, daughter of the late Everett W. Combs and Rosa Ellen Tarlton Combs, was born April 22, 1916, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Feb. 28, 2004, in Alton, Mo. at the age of 87 years. She was united in marriage Oct. 6, 1937, in Alton, Mo., to Wallace Strain. ...
Lawrence Barry (03/18/04)
Lawrence "Larry" Barry, 83, of Thayer, Mo., was born June 4,1920, in Tennel Lake, N.Y., and died March 12, 2004, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army. During that time he was a member of the Allied Forces, who reclaimed the Beaches of Normandy during the D-Day invasion...
Ward Roe Willison (03/18/04)
Ward Roe Willison, 90, son of the late Issac Newton Willison and Ada Powell Willison, was born Oct. 4, 1913, in Fulton County, Ark., and died March 4, 2004, in West Plains. He was married March 17, 1935, in Fulton County to Lottie Mae Todd. He was a farmer, an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed gardening. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend to all and was always willing to help when needed. He was a member of the Church of Christ, and was a song leader...
David A. Noyes Sr. (03/18/04)
David A. Noyes Sr., 67, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died March 10, 2004 at the Veterans Hospital in Little Rock. He was born Dec. 20, 1936, in Chicago, the son of Thelma Monroe and James Noyes. He retired from the U.S. Navy after 23 years. During his service, he served on the Carrier USS Ranger in the Vietnam War. He married on Dec. 27, 1958, in St. Louis...
Edith Virginia Ollar (03/18/04)
Edith Virginia Ollar, daughter of the late Lellous Copenhagen and Laura Dills Copenhagen, was born Jan. 21, 1926, in Alton, Mo., and died March 1, 2004, in Poplar Bluff, at the age of 78. She was married Dec. 24, 1949, in Mammoth Spring to Dallas Ollar...
Myrtle Walden (03/18/04)
Myrtle Azalee Guthrie Stone Walden, 83, of Adamsville, Tenn., died March 9, 2004, at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. She was a member of the Christian Assembly United Pentecostal Church and retired from Aqua Glass. Survivors include two sons -- John Henry Stone of Rockford, Ill., and Alton Edward Stone of Crump, Tenn.; five daughters -- Patricia Bennett of Harvey, N.D., Alice Finley and Mavis Finley, both of Adamsville, Gayle Stephens of Mammoth Spring, Ark., and Linda Welden of Savannah, Tenn.; 33 grandchildren; 66 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.. ...
Don J. Huddleston (03/18/04)
Don J. Huddleston, 76, of Alton, Mo., was born March 28, 1927, in Thomasville, Mo., and died March 8, 2004, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Mo. He was saved at a young age and was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Survivors include five sons -- Donnie Ralph Huddleston of Rockford, Ill., Ricky Dale Huddleston of Alton, Mo., Ronnie Lee Huddleston of Rover, Mo., Randall Lee Huddleston of Rockford, Ill., Rodney Gene Huddleston of Rockford, Ill.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.. ...
Leonard "Bill" Bristow (03/18/04)
Leonard "Bill" Bristow, 65, of Sperry, Okla., died March 5, 2004, at his home. Born Jan. 14, 1939, at Ash Flat, Ark., he was the son of Samuel Tillman and Sarah Irene Roberts Bristow. He was a retired salesman for Tulsa Auto Collection and a member of the Church on the Move in Tulsa...
Reta Jane Laymond (03/18/04)
Reta Jane Laymon, 74, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late John Henry Taylor and Julie Jane Foster Taylor was born Sept. 16, 1929, in Elizabeth, Ark. She died March 10, 2004, at her home. She married John Laymon in 1944. To this union a daughter was born. ...
Virginia Mae Shelley (03/18/04)
Virginia Mae Shelley, 81, of Highland, Ark., died March 12, 2004, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village, Ark. Born Sept. 26, 1922, in Palo Verde, Ariz., she was the daughter of William Ross Roberts and Edith Higgins Roberts. She worked as a secretary for an insurance company before retiring. ...
Allen Leroy Cannon (03/25/04)
Allen Leroy Cannon, 69, of Camp, Ark., son of the late Roy and Della Mae Price Cannon was born Aug. 21, 1934, in DeQueen, Ark. He died March 13, 2004. He married Reiko Furukawa on March 6, 1956, at Fukuoka City Hall in Fukuoka, Japan, and to this union three children were born. ...
Peggy Jene Ring (03/25/04)
Peggy Jene Ring, 68, of Pocahontas, Ark., died March 5, 2004, at Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer, Mo., following a lengthy illness. Born Sept. 4, 1935, in Alton, Mo., she was the daughter of Fate and Edna Rackley Johnson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Riverton Baptist Church of Alton, Mo...
Edna H. Trapp (03/25/04)
Edna H. Trapp, 86, of Milwaukee, Wis., formerly of Cherokee Village, Ark., died March 7, 2004, of natural causes. She was the wife of the late Andrew Trapp and is survived by her two daughters, Merry Trapp and Ellie and Ron Haines and family...
Fredrick R. Edgar (03/25/04)
Fredrick R. Edgar, 80, of Cave City, died March 16, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Jan. 17, 1924, at San Bernadino, Calif., he was the son of Ray Oscar and Lucy Margaret Laude Edgar. He was retired from the Civil Service having worked at North Island Naval Air Station in Coronado, Calif., for 33 years. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Cave City...
Maccee Avonelle Burris (03/25/04)
Maccee Avonelle Burris, daughter of Paul Burris and Deenna Taft Burris, was born March 4, 2004, in West Plains, and died March 4, 2004, in West Plains. Survivors include: her parents, Paul and Deenna Burris of West Plains; four siblings -- Victoria, Joshua, Gavin and twin sister, Maddyson Abigayle Burris, all of the home in West Plains; maternal grandparents -- Deen and Vickie Taft of Thayer; paternal grandparents -- Layman and Carol Burris of Eldon, Mo.; maternal great-grandmother, Wanda Mason of St. ...
Carroll Rae Jones (03/25/04)
Carroll Rae Jones, 63, of Thayer, Mo., died March 14, 2004, in Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Born Feb. 1, 1941, at Manarchie in Randolph County, Ark., he was the son of Clarence Alden and Addie Belle Ainley Jones. He received his education in the Schools of Maynard, Ark., and attended the Louisville, Ky. College of Mortuary Science...
Anna Lee Phillips (03/25/04)
Anna Lee Phillips, 71, of Mountain Home, Ark., was born March 4, 1933 in Fryatt, Ark., and died March 14, 2004, at Baxter Manor in Mountain Home. Survivors include a son, Marcus Phillips of Oxford, Ark.; three grandchildren -- Charlie and Courtney Phillips both of Bono, Ark., and Ashley Stevens of Melbourne, Ark; two sisters -- Donna Kirby and Maxcine Baldridge both of Mammoth Spring; and two brothers -- Carl Holloway of Mammoth Spring, and Dexel Holloway of Jacksonville, Ark...
Frankie Thelma Booth (03/25/04)
Frankie Thelma Booth, 90, of Moko, Ark., daughter of Samuel Matthew and Ollie Belle Holloway Secrease, was born April 11, 1913, in Moko, Ark., where she lived all her life. She died March 18, 2004. She married Hassel Peter Booth in January 1928, at Moko and to this union three children were born...
Eliza Cara Ring (03/25/04)
Eliza Cara Ring, 98, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Alexander Bookout and Perley Gray Hartgraves Bookout, was born June 19, 1905, in Wiseman, Ark. She died March 14, 2004, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem. She was united in marriage to Boss Reeves. ...
Richard Braswell (03/25/04)
Richard Delbert Braswell, son of the late Barney D. Braswell and Bernice Whitten Braswell, was born may 31, 1941, in Alton,, Mo., and died march 17, 2004, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 62 years. He was united in marriage Dec. 29, 1974, in Alton to Sue White...
Sarah Irene Bristow (03/25/04)
Sarah Irene Roberts Bristow, 90, of Cave City, died March 16, 2004, at Cave City Nursing Home in Cave City. She was born Nov. 1, 1913, at Peace Valley near Ash Flat to Dee and Laura Armstrong Roberts. She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith...
Joseph M. Golembeski (03/25/04)
Joseph M. Golembeski, 87, of Searcy, died March 16,, 2004, at the Central Arkansas Hospital in Searcy. Born Aug. 7, 1916, at Wakefield, Mich., he was the son of John and Berniece Golembeski. He was retired from the Federal Aviation Administra-tion as an electronics technician and a member of the Catholic Church in Searcy...
Edward Wells (03/25/04)
Edward Wells, 91, of Salem, Ark., son of the late William Tucker Wells and Olie Penner Whitehouse Wells, was born Jan. 23, 1913, in Bradford, Ark. He died March 18, 2004, at Fulton County Nursing Center in Salem. He married Bertha Marie Gatley Sept. 25, 1937, at Newport, Ark. To this union six children were born. He was a farmer and a member of Viola Baptist Church...
Loyal Burmeister (03/25/04)
Loyal William Bur-meister, 83, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died March 16, 2004, at North Arkansas Life Care Center of Horseshoe Bend. Born Aug. 24, 1920, in Ottertail, Minn., he was the son of William and Christine Gleesing Burmeister. He served as a Navy Pilot during World War II. He taught school and was a high school principal at Northfield, Minn. for 20 years. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 48 and was of Scimitar Temple National Education Association...
Tressie Lee Lawson (03/25/04)
Tressie Lee Lawson, 77, of Cave City died March 16, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born May 4, 1926, at Zion, she was the daughter of Jonathan Thomas and Clara Elizabeth Abbott Birmingham. She worked many years as a nurse's assistant, was a homemaker, a member of the Church of Christ, and attended the Levy Church of Christ in North Little Rock before attending the Cave City Church of Christ for many years...
Willis Leonard Bunch (03/11/04)
Willis Leonard Bunch, 85, of Newark, died March 3, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born June 17, 1918, at Gurdon, Ark., he was the son of Johnny and Vena Pauline Measles Bunch. He was a retired Southern Baptist minister and school teacher. ...
Jennifer Annette Biby (03/11/04)
Jennifer Annette Biby, 28, of Hardy, died March 2, 2004, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Medical Center in Cherokee Village. Born June 26, 1975, in Salem, she was the daughter of Henry Luther Goodman and Linda Sue Chapps Proctor. She married Bennie Shawn Biby Dec. 17, 1992, in Hardy...
Dorothy Elaine Sheets (03/11/04)
Dorothy Elaine Sheets, daughter of the late Emil O. Hansen and Ida L. Martens Hansen, was born Feb. 7, 1917, in San Francisco, Calif., and died Feb. 23, 2004, in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 87 years. She was united in marriage April 13, 1963, to Barney Sheets...
Alta Marie James (03/11/04)
Alta Marie James, daughter of the late Levi Goins and Nancy Young Goins, was born Aug. 14, 1915, in Myrtle, Mo., and died Feb. 21, 2004, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 88 years. She was married on Nov. 5, 1941, in Alton, Mo., to Amos James. She was a homemaker and was employed by State School #60 for Handicapped Children for many years and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Myrtle, Mo., and enjoyed quilting with the senior citizens group in Myrtle, Mo...
Mackie Alice Pruett (03/11/04)
Mackie Alice Pruett, 83, of Hardy, Ark., died March 2, 2004, a White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 4, 1920, at Walnut Ridge, she was the daughter of Mack and Amanda Teeters Lindsey. She was married Jan. 5, 1936, in Stuart Ark., to Herman Pruett. He preceded her in death on April 20, 1989. She was a homemaker and a member of the Highland Assembly of God Church...
Ruby Mildred Warren (03/11/04)
Ruby Mildred Warren, 74, of Raytown, Mo., daughter of the late Porter E. and Leslie F. Peterson Watkins, was born June 10, 1929, in Sturkie, Ark. She died March 1, 2004. She married Shelby V. Warren and to this union two children were born. She was a member of Grandview Church of Christ...
Edna Lee Clarke (03/11/04)
Edna Lee Clarke, 89, of Saddle, Ark., died March 3, 2004. Born, April 20, 1914, she was the daughter of Ova Elizabeth Vaughn Armstrong and Isaac Carol Armstrong. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a brother, Jim Armstrong of Industry, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles C. Clarke, who died in 1994; her parents; two brothers; and a sister...
Marian M. Evans (03/11/04)
Marian M. Evans, 86, daughter of the late James Edward Johnson and Lola M. Wheeler Johnson, was born April 16, 1917, in Alton, Mo., and died Feb. 21, 2004, in West Plains, Mo. She was married March 13, 1938, in Alton, Mo. to Alva C. Evans. She was a homemaker and was employed by Young Dahl Construction for many years. She was of the Protestant faith...
Harvey H. Porter (03/11/04)
Harvey Harrison Porter, son of the late Charles E. Porter and Katherina Roberts Porter, as born Jan. 14, 1910, in Atlantic, Iowa, and died Feb. 24, 2004, in West Plains, Mo. at the age of 94 years. He worked for many years in the medical field in Iowa City, Iowa...
Clinton F. Janes (03/11/04)
Clinton F. Janes, 80, of Thayer, Mo., was born April 16, 1923, in Oregon County, Mo., and died March 1, 2004, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. Survivors include two sisters -- Betty Jo Ray of Florida, and Imogene Warren of West Plains, Mo., and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives...
Oscar Woodrow Hamby (03/11/04)
Oscar Woodrow Hamby, of Calico Rock, son of the late John Henry Hamby and Louanna Sexton Hamby, was born Aug. 27, 1917, in Culp, Ark. He died March 2, 2004, in Calico Rock at the age of 86 years. He married Madelyn Smith Hamby Nov. 6, 1948, in Culp, Ark., and to this union four children were born. During his working years, he was employed as a brick mason. He served in the United States Army and was of the Presbyterian faith...
Hershel Ernest Davis (03/11/04)
Hershel Ernest Davis, 85, of Palestine Texas, formerly of this area, died Feb. 2, 2004, in Palestine. He was born June 29, 1918, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., the son of the late William Edward and Nora Horton Davis. He was united in marriage on Nov. 5, 1931, to Rosa Lanford, and to this union two children were born...
Rudolph "Doc" Shrable (03/11/04)
Rudolph Jonathan "Doc" Shrable, 83, son of the late Ralph Emerson and Lillie LeAnn Worsham Shrable, was born Aug. 30, 1920, in Vidette, Ark. He died March 5, 2004, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. He married Erceil Madge Phillips Oct. 24, 1941...
Owen Ray Barker (03/11/04)
Owen Ray Barker, son of the late Connie Barker and Elsie A. Manry Barker, was born Dec. 18, 1924, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., and died Feb. 24, 2004, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 79 years. He was united in marriage Sept. 20, 1947, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., to Ruby Taylor...
Orelia Butler (03/11/04)
Orelia Butler, 93, of Cave City, died Feb. 27, 2004, at Cave City Nursing Home. Born June 24, 1910, at Grange, Ark., she was the daughter of Oscar and Lura Milligan King. She was a homemaker, owned and operated Butler's Grocery at Poughkeepsie for many years and was a member of the First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City...
Gary Leon England (03/11/04)
Gary Leon England, 68, of Saddle, Ark., died March 3, 2004, at his home. Born Nov. 11, 1935, in Grand Rapid City, Iowa, he was the son of Wayne Edwin and Elizabeth Matilda Schurer England. He was a member of Highland Elks and Salem Moose Lodge. Survivors include his wife, Janice Carol Jaeger England of the home; a son, Gus Edwin England of Rapid City; a daughter, Debra Lynn Graham of Rapid City; a sister, Jacquelyn Polanski of Dewitt, Iowa; three grandchildren -- Kevin Graham, Jacob Graham and Sara Graham, all of Rapid City; three great-grandchildren -- Jordan Graham Reese Graham and Tre' Stokes, all of Rapid City; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Brandon Cummins (03/11/04)
Brandon James Cummins, age 22, returned to his Heavenly Father on Feb. 24, 2004, in Hurricane, Utah. He was born Dec. 13, 1981, to Michael Richard Cummins and Pamela Sue Dodson. Brandon attended high school at Nova Center and graduated at Oak Park High in Kansas City, Mo. He was from Kansas City, but was starting school in St. George, Utah, when he passed away...
Hubert "Chief" Hawkins (03/11/04)
Hubert "Chief" Hawkins, 88, of Hardy, Ark., died March 2, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born Sept. 22. 1915, in Altuna, Fla., he was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked before retirement as the chief dietician for the Veteran's Administration in Memphis, Tenn...
Dorothy Louise Koontz (03/11/04)
Dorothy Louise Koontz, 77, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died March 3, 2004, at her residence. Born July 1, 1926, in Chicago, she was the daughter of Arthur Thorson and Jenny Olson Thorson. She married George Edward Koontz in September of 1954 in Illinois...
Evelyn Love Weathers (03/11/04)
Evelyn Pauline Love Weathers, 80, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Rev. Andy Luther and Mattie Anne Rush Love, was born April 18, 1923, in Desha, Ark. She died March 5, 2004. She married Max Olen Weathers Sept. 2, 1941, at Hardy, Ark., and to this union three daughters were born. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and a beautician...
Mae Ruth McGuffey (03/11/04)
Mae Ruth Wright Johnson McGuffey "Granny Mae," 96, died March 4, 2004, in a Batesville nursing home. Born Dec. 4, 1907, near Sidney, Ark., she was the daughter of Tom M. and Cora Ford Wright. She retired from Saint Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., worked for a number of years as a foster grandparent in the Batesville School System, and was a member of Vine Street Missionary Baptist Church in Batesville...
Roland Blankenship (03/25/04)
Roland Smith "Shorty" Blankenshp, 81, of Melbourne, Ark., son of the late Commie E. Blankenship and Elmar E. Haynes Blankenship, was born on Aug. 26, 1922, in Bandmill, Ark. He died March 10, 2004, in Melbourne, Ark. He married Zelma Marie Rush Blankenship on Sept. 6, 1942, in Jumbo, Ark. During his working years, he worked as a farmer. He was of the Baptist faith...
Beulah Cotton (03/04/04)
Beulah Cotton, 100, of North Little Rock died of a heart attack Feb. 2, 2004, at Baptist Health Center in North Little Rock. Born Nov. 1, 1903, in Ash Flat, Ark., she was the daughter of John H. and Dora Hall Estes. Cotton was a member of Baring Cross Baptist Church where, until recently, she played the ukulele. ...
Elsie Montgomery (03/04/04)
Elsie Wilkerson Montgom-ery, 90, of Cave City, died Feb. 26, 2004, at Cave City. Born July 29, 1913, at Grange, Ark., she was the daughter of John Robert and Ophelia Powell Wilkerson. She was a homemaker and member of First United Methodist Church of Cave City...
Barbara Rose Reynolds (03/04/04)
Barbara Rose Reynolds, 77, died Feb. 25, 2004, at her home. Born May 29, 1926, at Anderson, Ind., she was the daughter of Euphrates Patterson Hughes and Frank Hughes. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Donald "Don" Reynolds of Cherokee Village, Ark.; a son, Donald J. Reynolds; three brothers -- Frank Hughes of Alexandria, Ind., Jim Hughes of Anderson, and Richard Hughes of Cherokee Village; a sister, Martha Slone of Alexandria; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren...
John Fagan Jr. (03/04/04)
John Fagan Jr., 77, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., son of the late John and Elizabeth Tuzak Fagan Sr., was born June 1, 1926, in Springfield, Ill. He died Feb. 23, 2004, at Salem, Ark. He married Elloise Woolsey Dorion Oct. 13, 1972, at Little Church of West in Las Vegas, Nev. ...
Edward George Corey (03/04/04)
Edward George Corey, 71, of Salem, Ark., son of George and Anna Bambeck Corey was born March 18, 1932, in Dover, Ohio. He died Feb. 23, 2004, at Salem. He spent his working years as a quality auditor for a manufactured housing company. He served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. He was of the Catholic faith...
Caroline Evon Horgan (03/04/04)
Caroline Evon Horgan, 68, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., daughter of Charles Marshall and Ruby Bell Thompson Wood was born July 2, 1935, in Trumann, Ark. She died Feb. 25, 2004, at her home. She married James Patrick Horgan March 12, 1966, at Flint, Mich. ...
Roy William Gann (03/04/04)
Roy William Gann, 75, of Williford, Ark., died Feb. 26, 2004, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born, Jan. 31, 1929, in Sitka, Ark., he was the son of Carrie Logan Gann and William Gann. He worked at a timber mill at a young age until he went to work for the U.S. Postal Service as a mail carrier...
Gilbert Reece Bray (03/04/04)
Gilbert Reece Bray, 82, of Mount Pleasant, Ark., died Feb. 23, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 8, 1921, he was the son of Marshel Alvis and Vera Ethel McSpadden Bray. He was a farmer, served as a medical technician in the U.S. Army during World War II, served on the Sharp Nursing Home Board for many years and was a member of Barron Fork Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Mount Pleasant...
Gary Lynn Treanor (03/04/04)
Gary Lynn Treanor, 52, of Ravenden, Ark., died Feb. 23, 2004, at his home. He was born May 2, 1951, in Jonesboro, the son of Waylean Garner Treanor and the late M.E. "Mat" Treanor. He lived in Jonesboro most of his life and resided in Ravenden for the past nine years...
Divene Godwin (03/04/04)
Divene Godwin, 85, of Melbourne, Ark., died Feb. 24, 2004, at Community Medical Center in Calico Rock, Ark. Born Feb. 24, 1919, in Franklin, Ark., she was the daughter of Lloyd and Gladys Gaston-Batterton. She married Jesse Elijah Godwin Jan. 14, 1940...
James F. Dunaway (03/04/04)
James Franklin Dunaway, 76 of Salem, Ark., son of the late Hiram and Myrtie Olsen Dunaway was born Aug. 1, 1927, in Pensacola, Fla. He died Feb. 24, 2004, at his home in Salem. He married Minnie Mae Walton on Jan. 19, 1952, at Lucedale, Miss. He spent his working years as a husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and was a lineman for Gulf Power Company...
Brett Gene Porter (03/04/04)
Brett Gene Porter, 17, of Cave City, Ark., died Feb. 23, 2004, at Cave City. He was born March 28, 1986, at Batesville, Ark. He was a senior at Cave City High School and a member of the First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City. Survivors include his father and step-mother -- Craig and Carrie Porter of Cave City; his mother and step-father -- Saundra and Con Battles of Sidney; two brothers -- Matthew Battles and John Battles, both of Sidney; a step-brother, Chance Battles of Sage; a sister, Lauren Porter of Cave City; paternal grandmother, Helen Porter of Cave City; and maternal grandparents -- Jane Smith of Cave City and Gene and Sandy Smith of Cave City.. ...
Reta Jane Laymond (03/18/04)
Reta Jane Laymon, 74, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late John Henry Taylor and Julie Jane Foster Taylor was born Sept. 16, 1929, in Elizabeth, Ark. She died March 10, 2004, at her home. She married John Laymon in 1944. To this union a daughter was born. ...
David A. Noyes Sr. (03/18/04)
David A. Noyes Sr., 67, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died March 10, 2004 at the Veterans Hospital in Little Rock. He was born Dec. 20, 1936, in Chicago, the son of Thelma Monroe and James Noyes. He retired from the U.S. Navy after 23 years. During his service, he served on the Carrier USS Ranger in the Vietnam War. He married on Dec. 27, 1958, in St. Louis...
Nova Everett (03/18/04)
Nova Everett, daughter of the late John Henry Stuart and Clara McGonigal Stuart, was born Jan. 31, 1920, in Morriston, Ark., and died March 12, 2004, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 84 years. She was married Aug. 1, 1937, in Salem, to Edward Everett...
Ward Roe Willison (03/18/04)
Ward Roe Willison, 90, son of the late Issac Newton Willison and Ada Powell Willison, was born Oct. 4, 1913, in Fulton County, Ark., and died March 4, 2004, in West Plains. He was married March 17, 1935, in Fulton County to Lottie Mae Todd. He was a farmer, an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed gardening. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend to all and was always willing to help when needed. He was a member of the Church of Christ, and was a song leader...
Leonard "Bill" Bristow (03/18/04)
Leonard "Bill" Bristow, 65, of Sperry, Okla., died March 5, 2004, at his home. Born Jan. 14, 1939, at Ash Flat, Ark., he was the son of Samuel Tillman and Sarah Irene Roberts Bristow. He was a retired salesman for Tulsa Auto Collection and a member of the Church on the Move in Tulsa...
Virginia Mae Shelley (03/18/04)
Virginia Mae Shelley, 81, of Highland, Ark., died March 12, 2004, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Health System in Cherokee Village, Ark. Born Sept. 26, 1922, in Palo Verde, Ariz., she was the daughter of William Ross Roberts and Edith Higgins Roberts. She worked as a secretary for an insurance company before retiring. ...
Don J. Huddleston (03/18/04)
Don J. Huddleston, 76, of Alton, Mo., was born March 28, 1927, in Thomasville, Mo., and died March 8, 2004, at St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Mo. He was saved at a young age and was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. Survivors include five sons -- Donnie Ralph Huddleston of Rockford, Ill., Ricky Dale Huddleston of Alton, Mo., Ronnie Lee Huddleston of Rover, Mo., Randall Lee Huddleston of Rockford, Ill., Rodney Gene Huddleston of Rockford, Ill.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.. ...
Myrtle Walden (03/18/04)
Myrtle Azalee Guthrie Stone Walden, 83, of Adamsville, Tenn., died March 9, 2004, at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital. She was a member of the Christian Assembly United Pentecostal Church and retired from Aqua Glass. Survivors include two sons -- John Henry Stone of Rockford, Ill., and Alton Edward Stone of Crump, Tenn.; five daughters -- Patricia Bennett of Harvey, N.D., Alice Finley and Mavis Finley, both of Adamsville, Gayle Stephens of Mammoth Spring, Ark., and Linda Welden of Savannah, Tenn.; 33 grandchildren; 66 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.. ...
Vella Faye Smith (03/18/04)
Vella Faye Tate Smith, daughter of the late Burton Michael and Gertie O'Neal Tate, was born on April 5, 1926, in Lunenburg, Ark. She died March 5, 2004, in Joplin, Mo., at the age of 77 years and 11 months. She married Revel Smith in 1944, and to this union a son was born...
Edith Virginia Ollar (03/18/04)
Edith Virginia Ollar, daughter of the late Lellous Copenhagen and Laura Dills Copenhagen, was born Jan. 21, 1926, in Alton, Mo., and died March 1, 2004, in Poplar Bluff, at the age of 78. She was married Dec. 24, 1949, in Mammoth Spring to Dallas Ollar...
Lawrence Barry (03/18/04)
Lawrence "Larry" Barry, 83, of Thayer, Mo., was born June 4,1920, in Tennel Lake, N.Y., and died March 12, 2004, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army. During that time he was a member of the Allied Forces, who reclaimed the Beaches of Normandy during the D-Day invasion...
Viola Strain (03/18/04)
Viola Strain, daughter of the late Everett W. Combs and Rosa Ellen Tarlton Combs, was born April 22, 1916, in Oregon County, Mo., and died Feb. 28, 2004, in Alton, Mo. at the age of 87 years. She was united in marriage Oct. 6, 1937, in Alton, Mo., to Wallace Strain. ...
Helen L. Cushman (03/18/04)
Helen L. Cushman, 74, of Evening Shade died March 11, 2004, at Central Arkansas Hospital in Searcy. Born Feb. 20, 1930, in Russellville, Ohio, she was the daughter of Thomas M. and Clara Roxie Wagner. She was a homemaker and a member of Piney Fork Church of Christ in Evening Shade...
Peggy Jene Ring (03/25/04)
Peggy Jene Ring, 68, of Pocahontas, Ark., died March 5, 2004, at Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer, Mo., following a lengthy illness. Born Sept. 4, 1935, in Alton, Mo., she was the daughter of Fate and Edna Rackley Johnson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Riverton Baptist Church of Alton, Mo...
Fredrick R. Edgar (03/25/04)
Fredrick R. Edgar, 80, of Cave City, died March 16, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Jan. 17, 1924, at San Bernadino, Calif., he was the son of Ray Oscar and Lucy Margaret Laude Edgar. He was retired from the Civil Service having worked at North Island Naval Air Station in Coronado, Calif., for 33 years. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Cave City...
Edna H. Trapp (03/25/04)
Edna H. Trapp, 86, of Milwaukee, Wis., formerly of Cherokee Village, Ark., died March 7, 2004, of natural causes. She was the wife of the late Andrew Trapp and is survived by her two daughters, Merry Trapp and Ellie and Ron Haines and family...
Carroll Rae Jones (03/25/04)
Carroll Rae Jones, 63, of Thayer, Mo., died March 14, 2004, in Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Born Feb. 1, 1941, at Manarchie in Randolph County, Ark., he was the son of Clarence Alden and Addie Belle Ainley Jones. He received his education in the Schools of Maynard, Ark., and attended the Louisville, Ky. College of Mortuary Science...
Joseph M. Golembeski (03/25/04)
Joseph M. Golembeski, 87, of Searcy, died March 16,, 2004, at the Central Arkansas Hospital in Searcy. Born Aug. 7, 1916, at Wakefield, Mich., he was the son of John and Berniece Golembeski. He was retired from the Federal Aviation Administra-tion as an electronics technician and a member of the Catholic Church in Searcy...
Anna Lee Phillips (03/25/04)
Anna Lee Phillips, 71, of Mountain Home, Ark., was born March 4, 1933 in Fryatt, Ark., and died March 14, 2004, at Baxter Manor in Mountain Home. Survivors include a son, Marcus Phillips of Oxford, Ark.; three grandchildren -- Charlie and Courtney Phillips both of Bono, Ark., and Ashley Stevens of Melbourne, Ark; two sisters -- Donna Kirby and Maxcine Baldridge both of Mammoth Spring; and two brothers -- Carl Holloway of Mammoth Spring, and Dexel Holloway of Jacksonville, Ark...
Frankie Thelma Booth (03/25/04)
Frankie Thelma Booth, 90, of Moko, Ark., daughter of Samuel Matthew and Ollie Belle Holloway Secrease, was born April 11, 1913, in Moko, Ark., where she lived all her life. She died March 18, 2004. She married Hassel Peter Booth in January 1928, at Moko and to this union three children were born...
Maccee Avonelle Burris (03/25/04)
Maccee Avonelle Burris, daughter of Paul Burris and Deenna Taft Burris, was born March 4, 2004, in West Plains, and died March 4, 2004, in West Plains. Survivors include: her parents, Paul and Deenna Burris of West Plains; four siblings -- Victoria, Joshua, Gavin and twin sister, Maddyson Abigayle Burris, all of the home in West Plains; maternal grandparents -- Deen and Vickie Taft of Thayer; paternal grandparents -- Layman and Carol Burris of Eldon, Mo.; maternal great-grandmother, Wanda Mason of St. ...
Eliza Cara Ring (03/25/04)
Eliza Cara Ring, 98, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Alexander Bookout and Perley Gray Hartgraves Bookout, was born June 19, 1905, in Wiseman, Ark. She died March 14, 2004, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem. She was united in marriage to Boss Reeves. ...
Richard Braswell (03/25/04)
Richard Delbert Braswell, son of the late Barney D. Braswell and Bernice Whitten Braswell, was born may 31, 1941, in Alton,, Mo., and died march 17, 2004, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 62 years. He was united in marriage Dec. 29, 1974, in Alton to Sue White...
Loyal Burmeister (03/25/04)
Loyal William Bur-meister, 83, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died March 16, 2004, at North Arkansas Life Care Center of Horseshoe Bend. Born Aug. 24, 1920, in Ottertail, Minn., he was the son of William and Christine Gleesing Burmeister. He served as a Navy Pilot during World War II. He taught school and was a high school principal at Northfield, Minn. for 20 years. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 48 and was of Scimitar Temple National Education Association...
Tressie Lee Lawson (03/25/04)
Tressie Lee Lawson, 77, of Cave City died March 16, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born May 4, 1926, at Zion, she was the daughter of Jonathan Thomas and Clara Elizabeth Abbott Birmingham. She worked many years as a nurse's assistant, was a homemaker, a member of the Church of Christ, and attended the Levy Church of Christ in North Little Rock before attending the Cave City Church of Christ for many years...
Edward Wells (03/25/04)
Edward Wells, 91, of Salem, Ark., son of the late William Tucker Wells and Olie Penner Whitehouse Wells, was born Jan. 23, 1913, in Bradford, Ark. He died March 18, 2004, at Fulton County Nursing Center in Salem. He married Bertha Marie Gatley Sept. 25, 1937, at Newport, Ark. To this union six children were born. He was a farmer and a member of Viola Baptist Church...
Sarah Irene Bristow (03/25/04)
Sarah Irene Roberts Bristow, 90, of Cave City, died March 16, 2004, at Cave City Nursing Home in Cave City. She was born Nov. 1, 1913, at Peace Valley near Ash Flat to Dee and Laura Armstrong Roberts. She was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith...
Allen Leroy Cannon (03/25/04)
Allen Leroy Cannon, 69, of Camp, Ark., son of the late Roy and Della Mae Price Cannon was born Aug. 21, 1934, in DeQueen, Ark. He died March 13, 2004. He married Reiko Furukawa on March 6, 1956, at Fukuoka City Hall in Fukuoka, Japan, and to this union three children were born. ...
Oscar Woodrow Hamby (03/11/04)
Oscar Woodrow Hamby, of Calico Rock, son of the late John Henry Hamby and Louanna Sexton Hamby, was born Aug. 27, 1917, in Culp, Ark. He died March 2, 2004, in Calico Rock at the age of 86 years. He married Madelyn Smith Hamby Nov. 6, 1948, in Culp, Ark., and to this union four children were born. During his working years, he was employed as a brick mason. He served in the United States Army and was of the Presbyterian faith...
Clinton F. Janes (03/11/04)
Clinton F. Janes, 80, of Thayer, Mo., was born April 16, 1923, in Oregon County, Mo., and died March 1, 2004, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. Survivors include two sisters -- Betty Jo Ray of Florida, and Imogene Warren of West Plains, Mo., and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives...
Marian M. Evans (03/11/04)
Marian M. Evans, 86, daughter of the late James Edward Johnson and Lola M. Wheeler Johnson, was born April 16, 1917, in Alton, Mo., and died Feb. 21, 2004, in West Plains, Mo. She was married March 13, 1938, in Alton, Mo. to Alva C. Evans. She was a homemaker and was employed by Young Dahl Construction for many years. She was of the Protestant faith...
Harvey H. Porter (03/11/04)
Harvey Harrison Porter, son of the late Charles E. Porter and Katherina Roberts Porter, as born Jan. 14, 1910, in Atlantic, Iowa, and died Feb. 24, 2004, in West Plains, Mo. at the age of 94 years. He worked for many years in the medical field in Iowa City, Iowa...
Mackie Alice Pruett (03/11/04)
Mackie Alice Pruett, 83, of Hardy, Ark., died March 2, 2004, a White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 4, 1920, at Walnut Ridge, she was the daughter of Mack and Amanda Teeters Lindsey. She was married Jan. 5, 1936, in Stuart Ark., to Herman Pruett. He preceded her in death on April 20, 1989. She was a homemaker and a member of the Highland Assembly of God Church...
Ruby Mildred Warren (03/11/04)
Ruby Mildred Warren, 74, of Raytown, Mo., daughter of the late Porter E. and Leslie F. Peterson Watkins, was born June 10, 1929, in Sturkie, Ark. She died March 1, 2004. She married Shelby V. Warren and to this union two children were born. She was a member of Grandview Church of Christ...
Edna Lee Clarke (03/11/04)
Edna Lee Clarke, 89, of Saddle, Ark., died March 3, 2004. Born, April 20, 1914, she was the daughter of Ova Elizabeth Vaughn Armstrong and Isaac Carol Armstrong. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a brother, Jim Armstrong of Industry, Texas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles C. Clarke, who died in 1994; her parents; two brothers; and a sister...
Hershel Ernest Davis (03/11/04)
Hershel Ernest Davis, 85, of Palestine Texas, formerly of this area, died Feb. 2, 2004, in Palestine. He was born June 29, 1918, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., the son of the late William Edward and Nora Horton Davis. He was united in marriage on Nov. 5, 1931, to Rosa Lanford, and to this union two children were born...
Rudolph "Doc" Shrable (03/11/04)
Rudolph Jonathan "Doc" Shrable, 83, son of the late Ralph Emerson and Lillie LeAnn Worsham Shrable, was born Aug. 30, 1920, in Vidette, Ark. He died March 5, 2004, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. He married Erceil Madge Phillips Oct. 24, 1941...
Willis Leonard Bunch (03/11/04)
Willis Leonard Bunch, 85, of Newark, died March 3, 2004, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born June 17, 1918, at Gurdon, Ark., he was the son of Johnny and Vena Pauline Measles Bunch. He was a retired Southern Baptist minister and school teacher. ...
Owen Ray Barker (03/11/04)
Owen Ray Barker, son of the late Connie Barker and Elsie A. Manry Barker, was born Dec. 18, 1924, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., and died Feb. 24, 2004, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 79 years. He was united in marriage Sept. 20, 1947, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., to Ruby Taylor...
Jennifer Annette Biby (03/11/04)
Jennifer Annette Biby, 28, of Hardy, died March 2, 2004, at Eastern Ozarks Regional Medical Center in Cherokee Village. Born June 26, 1975, in Salem, she was the daughter of Henry Luther Goodman and Linda Sue Chapps Proctor. She married Bennie Shawn Biby Dec. 17, 1992, in Hardy...
Evelyn Love Weathers (03/11/04)
Evelyn Pauline Love Weathers, 80, of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Rev. Andy Luther and Mattie Anne Rush Love, was born April 18, 1923, in Desha, Ark. She died March 5, 2004. She married Max Olen Weathers Sept. 2, 1941, at Hardy, Ark., and to this union three daughters were born. She spent her working years as a wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and a beautician...
Alta Marie James (03/11/04)
Alta Marie James, daughter of the late Levi Goins and Nancy Young Goins, was born Aug. 14, 1915, in Myrtle, Mo., and died Feb. 21, 2004, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 88 years. She was married on Nov. 5, 1941, in Alton, Mo., to Amos James. She was a homemaker and was employed by State School #60 for Handicapped Children for many years and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Myrtle, Mo., and enjoyed quilting with the senior citizens group in Myrtle, Mo...
Mae Ruth McGuffey (03/11/04)
Mae Ruth Wright Johnson McGuffey "Granny Mae," 96, died March 4, 2004, in a Batesville nursing home. Born Dec. 4, 1907, near Sidney, Ark., she was the daughter of Tom M. and Cora Ford Wright. She retired from Saint Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., worked for a number of years as a foster grandparent in the Batesville School System, and was a member of Vine Street Missionary Baptist Church in Batesville...
Dorothy Elaine Sheets (03/11/04)
Dorothy Elaine Sheets, daughter of the late Emil O. Hansen and Ida L. Martens Hansen, was born Feb. 7, 1917, in San Francisco, Calif., and died Feb. 23, 2004, in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 87 years. She was united in marriage April 13, 1963, to Barney Sheets...
Dorothy Louise Koontz (03/11/04)
Dorothy Louise Koontz, 77, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died March 3, 2004, at her residence. Born July 1, 1926, in Chicago, she was the daughter of Arthur Thorson and Jenny Olson Thorson. She married George Edward Koontz in September of 1954 in Illinois...
Orelia Butler (03/11/04)
Orelia Butler, 93, of Cave City, died Feb. 27, 2004, at Cave City Nursing Home. Born June 24, 1910, at Grange, Ark., she was the daughter of Oscar and Lura Milligan King. She was a homemaker, owned and operated Butler's Grocery at Poughkeepsie for many years and was a member of the First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City...
Brandon Cummins (03/11/04)
Brandon James Cummins, age 22, returned to his Heavenly Father on Feb. 24, 2004, in Hurricane, Utah. He was born Dec. 13, 1981, to Michael Richard Cummins and Pamela Sue Dodson. Brandon attended high school at Nova Center and graduated at Oak Park High in Kansas City, Mo. He was from Kansas City, but was starting school in St. George, Utah, when he passed away...
Hubert "Chief" Hawkins (03/11/04)
Hubert "Chief" Hawkins, 88, of Hardy, Ark., died March 2, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. Born Sept. 22. 1915, in Altuna, Fla., he was a veteran of the United States Army. He worked before retirement as the chief dietician for the Veteran's Administration in Memphis, Tenn...
Gary Leon England (03/11/04)
Gary Leon England, 68, of Saddle, Ark., died March 3, 2004, at his home. Born Nov. 11, 1935, in Grand Rapid City, Iowa, he was the son of Wayne Edwin and Elizabeth Matilda Schurer England. He was a member of Highland Elks and Salem Moose Lodge. Survivors include his wife, Janice Carol Jaeger England of the home; a son, Gus Edwin England of Rapid City; a daughter, Debra Lynn Graham of Rapid City; a sister, Jacquelyn Polanski of Dewitt, Iowa; three grandchildren -- Kevin Graham, Jacob Graham and Sara Graham, all of Rapid City; three great-grandchildren -- Jordan Graham Reese Graham and Tre' Stokes, all of Rapid City; and several nieces and nephews.. ...