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Obituaries from July 2006

Glenn O. Cranmer (07/27/06)
Glenn O. Cranmer, 77, of Rogers, Ark., died July 9, 2006, at the Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville. He was born Nov. 28, 1928, in Clyde, Kan., the son of the late Oscar and Mary (Fuller) Cranmer. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force...
Glenn O. Cranmer (07/27/06)
Glenn O. Cranmer, 77, of Rogers, Ark., died July 9, 2006, at the Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville. He was born Nov. 28, 1928, in Clyde, Kan., the son of the late Oscar and Mary (Fuller) Cranmer. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force...
Glenn Cranmer (07/25/06)
Glenn O. Cranmer, 77, of Rogers, Ark., died July 9, 2006, at the Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Ark. He was born Nov. 28, 1928, in Clyde, Kan., the son of the late Oscar and Mary (Fuller) Cranmer. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force...
Glenn O. Cranmer (07/18/06)
Glenn O. Cranmer, 77, of Rogers, Ark., died July 9, 2006, at the Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Ark. He was born Nov. 28, 1928, in Clyde, Kan., the son of the late Oscar and Mary (Fuller) Cranmer. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force...
Correction: (07/13/06)
Correction: James Christopher Le Beau, whose obituary appeared in the July 5 edition, was born in 1941, not 1914, as reported.
Lively Thornton (07/13/06)
Lively Thornton of Salem, daughter of the late George Daniel Persfull and Ada Elzabeth Vandergriff Persfull, was born May 19, 1908, in Pocahontas, Ark. She died July 2, 2006, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 98. She was united in marriage to Willie Thornton on March 17, 1926...
Sheila Trusheim (07/13/06)
Sheilah Harris Trusheim, age 53, died at her home in Tampa, Fla., June 17, 2006. She is survived by her longtime companion, Bobby Perez; two sons, Rovert Free and Jonathan Chance Trusheim; one daughter, Vivian Harmony Trusheim, all from Tampa. She is also survived by her parents, Guy and Jean Harris; one brother, Ed Harris; a sister, Cindy Harris Gulledge and husband Chip, and son of Little Rock...
Mary Louis Eulrich (07/13/06)
Mary Louise McRann Eulrich of Cherokee Village died June 26, 2006, at The Hospice House in Mountain Home at the age of 88. She was born Feb. 19, 1918, in Newell, S.D. the daughter of the late Edward Louis and Irma Hattie Briggs McRann. At the age of three, Mary's family moved to Clintonville, Wis., where her parents bought a farm where she lived with her sister and brother. She graduated from Bear Creek High School in 1935...
Joe Dale Bridges (07/13/06)
Joe Dale Bridges of West Plains was born Jan. 26, 1942, and died June 28, 2006, at the age of 64. Survivors inlcue his wife Joanne of the home; his mother, Glenna Bridges of Alton; three daughters, Tina Marie Robertson and husband Mike of Thayer, Sarah Doss and hsuband Rusty of Peace Valley, Mo., and Kandi Worthy and finace Martin Hernandez of West Plains; three sons, Joe Dale Bridges Jr. ...
Flossie York (07/13/06)
Flossie York, a homemaker, died July 7, 2006, at her home in Thayer at the age of 69. She was born March 5, 1937, in Alton, Mo., the daughter of the late Graydon and Nora (Miller) Blankenship. She was united in marriage Nov. 17, 1954, in Thayer to Pressley Mitchell York...
Mertie Alverta Ninemire (07/13/06)
Mertie Alverta Ninemire died June 15, 2006, at 4:40 p.m. at St. Luke's Hospital. She was born Jan. 27, 1921, in Iuka, Ark. She was the sixth of 10 children born to Mag Nolia and Jake Sanders. She lived most of her childhood and teenage years in Salem with her nine brothers and sisters...
Bobby Dale Brison (07/13/06)
Bobby Dale Brison, 65, of Lee's Summit, Mo., died peacefully on July 3, 2006, after a brief yet valiant battle against cancer at the Kansas University Medical Center., Brison was born March 16, 1941, in Viola. Brison dedicated 30 years of service to public education in the state of Missouri. ...
Alan Ray Smolder (07/13/06)
Alan Ray Smolder, 18, of Williford, Ark., died July 5, 2006, at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis. He was born July 10, 1987, in Jonesboro, Ark. He graduated from the Williford High School in May. He was a member of the Chess Club while in school and was very active on the Williford Senior Boys Basketball Team...
Rose Mary Hughes (07/13/06)
Rose Mary Hughes, daughter of the late Earl James and Bertha Bell Stephens Harber, was born on July 3, 1929, in Viola. She died July 4, at her home in Viola at the age of 77. She was united in marriage to Ken Cotter on Dec. 12, 1951, in Morriston, Ark., and later to Elmer Hughes on Nov. 1, 1981, at Moody, Mo. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother...
David Bruce Bostian (07/13/06)
David Bruce Bostian, 57, of Bixby, Okla., died July 1, 2006, at his home. He was born March 23, 1949, at Fayetteville, Ark., the son of David Bostian and Mary Mason Bostian. He was an employee of Oklahoma State University working as superintendent of the Vegetable Research Station in Bixby since 1980. ...
Loyal C. Foster (07/13/06)
Loyal C. Foster of Viola, son of the late Anthon and Effie McCandlis Foster, was born Nov. 6, 1924, in rural Viola. He died July 6, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home at the age of 81. He was united in marriage to Mary Jane Musick on May 2, 1952, at Kansas City, Mo...
Lloyd Wesly Todd (07/13/06)
Lloyd Wesly Todd, 94, of the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, formerly of Hardy, died July 2, 2006, at the nursing home. He was born Oct. 11, 1911, in Sikeston, Mo., the son of the late John Wesly and Sadie Martin Todd. He was united in marriage Dec. 12, 1930, in Gideon, Mo. to Ruby Beatrice Maloney who preceded him in death on June 2, 1998...
Mearl R. Mitchener (07/13/06)
Mearl R. Mitchener, 86, of Couch died July 4, 2006, at Des Peres Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. He was born Feb. 9, 1920, in North Vernon, Ind., the son of the late L.W. Mitchener and the late Vara (Hollopeter) Mitchener. He was employed as a electrician by Simpson True Value and was a member of New Salem Church in Couch. He was also a former member of Fairmont Volunteer Fire Department...
Beverly Ann Simmons (07/13/06)
Beverly Ann Simmons, of Alton, Mo., was born Sept. 10, 1970, and died July 4, 2006, at the age of 35. Survivors include her husband, James Simmons; her parents, Alton and Nancy Self of Antelope, Texas; three daughters, Nancy Simmons, Tiffany Simmons and Annber Simmons all of Alton; three sisters, Shauna, of Santo, Texas, Carolyn Willis of Ardmore, Okla., and Rhonda Borque of Santo; two brothers, David Self of Antelope, and Matthew Self of Oklahoma; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Edward Albert Martin (07/13/06)
Edward Albert Martin died July 3, 2006, at his home in Thayer at the age of 26. He was born Dec. 13, 1979, in Visalia, Calif., to Elaine Waldron Martin and the late Tommy Ray Martin. He was united in marriage May 16, 1999, in Thayer to Patricia Brown...
James Edward Ray Sr. (07/13/06)
James Edward Ray Sr. died July 4, 2006, at his home in Koshkonong at the age of 83. He was born July 22, 1922, in Pratt, Mo., son of the late Walter N. Ray and Edith Rosson Ray. He was united in marriage Nov. 29, 1941, in Kennett, Mo., to Hazel Brazeal...
Mary Ruth Alligood (07/06/06)
Mary Ruth Alligood of Salem daughter of the late Felix Jefferson and Mabel Lee (Dunaway) Sigrest, was born Aug. 27, 1930, in Bogalusa, La. She died June 25, 2006, at her home in Salem at the age of 75. She was united in marriage to Johnny Mack Alligood on Aug. 6, 1947, at Picayune, Miss., and to this union six children were born. She was of the Baptist faith...
James Le Beau (07/06/06)
James Christopher Le Beau, 65, of Cherokee Village, died June 25, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born June 12, 1941, in St. Louis, Mo., the son of Christopher C. Le Beau and Alice (De Bert) Le Beau. He was united in marriage to Jacqueline Marie Michaelis on May 3, 1965, in Illinois...
Robert Carl Gentille (07/06/06)
Robert Carl Gentille, age 79, of Horseshoe Bend died June 24, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born on May 27, 1927, to Augustus Michael and Alma Pruitt Gentille in Champaign, Ill. He was a lifetime member of the Bradley VFW Post 6502 and a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Horseshoe Bend...
Norma C. Hayes (07/06/06)
Norma C. Hayes, of Salem, daughter of the late Lehman Maguffee and Zora Golden Maguffee was born Feb. 9, 1914, in Fulton County, Ark. She died June 25, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Willie K. (Buck) Sutherland. He preceded her in death in 1945 and she married William Allen Cone. He preceded her in death and she married Jim Hayes who died in 1991...
Lorene Greenwell (07/06/06)
Lorene Greenwell, 78, of Hardy, died June 24, 2006, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehab Center in Ash Flat. She was born July 20, 1928, in Olney, Ill., the daughter of the late Loren and Vecie Bell Bricker. Survivors include her husband, Charles Greenwell; one daughter, Sandy Rigney; two sisters and four brothers; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends...
Donie Dwyane Bray (07/06/06)
Donie Dwyane Bray, 36, of Batesville died June 29, 2006, at his home. He was born Aug. 10, 1969, in Batesville, the son of Jimmy and Ladene Bray. He worked for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department for 18 years. Bray was a member of the Church of Christ and served as a deacon at the North Heights congregation...
Wanda L. Spurgeon (07/06/06)
Wanda L. Spurgeon, 74, of Cushman died June 21, 2006, at her home. She was born March 3, 1932, at Sikeston, Mo., to Samuel J. and Gracy (Harlow) Pinkerton. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include her husband, Daniel Spurgeon of the home; one son, Jimmy Heflin of Heber Springs; three daughters, Jane Johnson of Batesville, Norma Mobley and Ellen Light both of Cushman; one sister, Iva Jean Alexander of Prescott; six grandchildren, John Johnson of Batesville, James Mobley of Ft. ...
Max French (07/06/06)
Max French, died June 30, 2006, in Cave City, Ark., at the age of 76. He was born Sept. 27, 1929, in Many Islands, Ark, the son of the late Les and Alpha Rogers French. He was united in marriage to Nancy Elliott French. She was a self-employed local painter and was a member of the Cave City First Free Will Baptist Church...
Izora Berry (07/06/06)
Izora Berry, died June 22, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 91. She was born Aug. 20, 1914, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., the daughter of the late Hoid Kerby and Effie Mae (Cherry) Kerby. She was united in marriage June 10, 1934, in Mammoth Spring, Ark. to Harry Earle Berry who preceded her in death Nov. 13, 2001...
Carl G. Haufe (07/06/06)
Carl G. Haufe, 70, of Cherokee Village died June 24, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. Haufe was born on May 26, 1936, in Chicago, Ill., the son of the late Gustave Haufe and Emma (Herter) Haufe. He worked for many years as a supervisor for United Parcel Service before retiring and moving to Cherokee Village 15 years ago from Buffalo Grove, Ill...
Bernice Keirn (07/06/06)
Bernice Keirn of Salem, daughter of the late Forest W. Phelps and Lydia Joann Murphy Phelps, was born Dec. 17, 1923, in Heart, Ark. She died June 27, 2006, at Skaggs Hospital in Branson, Mo., at the age of 82. She was united in marriage to Homer Keirn on March 20, 1945. To this union four children were born. She was employed as a cook at many local restaurants. She was a member of the Salem Church of Christ...
Elsie Pearl Taylor (07/06/06)
Elsie Pearl Taylor died June 20, 2006, at Berry County Care Center in Cassville, Mo., at the age of 87. She was born Jan. 6, 1919, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., the daughter of the late Fletcher Pettigo and Lorah (Dotson) Pettigo. She was united in marriagein Salem to Kermit Ragsdale who preceded her in death. She was later united in marriage to James Arthur Taylor who preceded her in death...
James Carles Croney Sr. (07/27/06)
James Carles Croney Sr., 63, of Cave City, died July 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born March 27, 1943 at Luxora, Ark., the son of Claude Carles and Allie Mae (Dixon) Croney. He was a retired truck driver, a U.S. Air Force veteran and of the Baptist faith...
Case Lee Whitten (07/27/06)
Case Lee Whitten, infant son of Cody Lee and Amy Michelle Hall Whitten, was born July 12, 2006, in Batesville. He died July 17, 2006, at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock at the age of 5 days. Survivors are his parents, Cody and Amy Whitten of Ash Flat; maternal grandmother, Cindy Hall of Agnos; paternal grandparents, James and Kim Whitten of Ash Flat; and Beth Whitten of Little Rock; two uncles, Cline Hall of Agnos and Clay Hall of Morehead, Ky.; two aunts, Alex Whitten of Ash Flat, and Brooke Whitten of Orlando, Fla.; and many other relatives and friends.. ...
Sharon Anne Williams (07/27/06)
Sharon Anne Williams of Mammoth Spring, daughter of the late Joseph Clyde and Sylvia Marie Hill, was born on April 30, 1942, in Reno, Nev. She died July 21, 2006, at her home at the age of 64. She was united in marriage to Vernon B. Williams on Feb. 1, 1964, at Mammoth Spring and to this union five children were born. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother...
Zelma (Baxter) Roach (07/27/06)
Zelma Flolene (Baxter) Roach, 93, of Sandtown died July 20, 2006, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Aug. 25, 1912, at Pine Hill, Ark., to Ervin and Ella (McTigue) Baxter. She was a homemaker and a longtime member of Pools Chapel Free Will Baptist Church at Sandtown...
Lana Anderson (07/27/06)
Lana Anderson, age 65, of Evening Shade died July 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born June 4, 1941, in Evening Shade, Ark., the daughter of Thomas Marlin and Zelma (Scribner) Marlin. She retired from White Rodgers after 34 years as a machine operator and then worked at Pro-Dentec for eight years after her retirement...
Clifford O. Clanton (07/27/06)
Clifford O. Clanton, son of the late Charles Thelbert Clanton and Ana Elizabeth Crouch Clanton, was born Sept. 4, 1938, in Grandview, Texas. He died July 19, 2006, at his home near Wiseman, Ark., at the age of 67. Clanton was a heavy equipment operator, a butcher, a photographer and a stock farmer. He spent 12 years in the National Guard and the Army Reserve. He was a member of the Wiseman Baptist Church...
Ona Billingsley (07/27/06)
Ona Marie Anderson Billingsley age 71, of Glencoe died July 16, 2006, at Mountain Home. She was born Aug. 24, 1934, at Franklin, Ark., the daughter of the late Monroe Albert and Leota Edith Troxler Anderson. She was a beautician and a member of the Franklin Baptist Church...
Allegra Lucille "Lee" Hower (07/27/06)
Allegra Lucille "Lee" Hower, 86, of Alton, was born Oct. 9, 1919, near Peach Orchard, Ark., the daughter of the late Dave and Nettie Bearinger-Ricker. She died July 15, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Survivors include one son, James J. ...
Norma "Jane" Schaus (07/27/06)
Norma "Jane" Pell Schaus, age 78, of St. Peter, Mo., formerly of Horseshoe Bend, died July 2, 2006, after a long battle with cancer. She was born April 10, 1928, the daughter of Walton and Pearl Pell. She married Milton James Schaus on Aug. 27, 1946...
Herman Nelson Cates (07/27/06)
Herman Nelson Cates, 74, of Alton, was born Oct. 10, 1931, in Alton, the son of Corwin Cates and Lois Cates. He died July 17, 2006, at his home. He graduated from Alton High School in 1949 and served in the U.S. Army from 1952-1954. He was united in marriage to Joyce Pickney on April 16, 1955. After retiring he loved to spend time fishing with family and friends. In 1961, he was converted and was baptized by his father-in-law, Rev. Richard Pickney in Buffalo, Mo...
Blanche Vanderoff Lawrence (07/27/06)
Blanche Vanderoff Lawrence, age 82, of Horseshoe Bend died July 13, 2006, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born March 13, 1924, in Spencer, Wis., the daughter of the late Benjamin and Myra Cole Vanderoff. She was a homemaker...
Max Earl Cates Sr. (07/20/06)
Max Earl Cates Sr., 65, of Sturkie, the only child of the late Virgil Earl Cates and Eva Mae Cates was born Jan. 19, 1941, in Sturkie, Ark. He died July 12, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was united in marriage to Vivian Eagleman on Aug. 28, 1964 in Leota, Mo. To this union three children were born. He married Judy Coil Alexander on Oct. 29, 1992 in Horseshoe Bend. He was a 1958 graduate of West Plains High School and served in the U.S. Army from 1960 to 1962...
Joe Frommel (07/20/06)
Joe Frommel of Thayer, son of the late Philip Chester and Ethel Gilliam Frommel, was born Sept. 30, 1918, at Thayer, Mo. He died July 10, 2006, at the age of 87. He was a member of Thayer Church of Christ. He was an engineer on the Frisco Railroad. He was a Mason and a member of the American Legion...
Ona Marie Anderson Billingsley (07/20/06)
Ona Marie Anderson Billingsley age 71, of Glencoe died July 16, 2006, at Mountain Home. She was born Aug. 24, 1934, at Franklin, Ark., the daughter of the late Monroe Albert and Leota Edith Troxler Anderson. She was a beautician and a member of the Franklin Baptist Church...
John Kirk Law Jr. (07/20/06)
John Kirk Law Jr., 68, of Hardy, died July 14, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Law was born on Oct. 24, 1937, in Troy, N.Y., the son of the late John Kirk Law Sr. and Beatrice (Snow) Law. He was united in marriage to Patricia Buckles on Nov. 15, 1958...
Robert Willard Pringle (07/20/06)
Robert Willard Pringle, 84, of Ash Flat died July 12, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Pringle was born March 27, 1922, in Scranton, Pa., the son of Robert E. Pringle and Mary (Newton) Pringle. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served in the infantry during World War II. He served during the Rome Campaign under General George Patton...
Betty Gay Walker (07/20/06)
Betty Gay Sanders Walker, daughter of the late Ted Sanders and Zela Dockins Sanders of Calico Rock, Ark., was born Jan. 31, 1957, in Calico Rock. She died July 5, 2006, at Calico Rock at the age of 49. Walker was a lifelong resident of Calico Rock. She graduated from Calico Rock High School in 1975...
William Linson (07/20/06)
William Franklin Linson, 95, died July 8, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He was born April 9, 1911, in Thayer, the son of the late Albert Linson and Mary Goodwin Linson. He was united in marriage Oct. 17, 1934, in Salem, Ark., to Tressa M. Edwards who preceded him in death on April 19, 1976. He was united in marriage Aug. 6, 1983, in Thayer to Augusta Robinson...
Frank Edward Stahl (07/20/06)
Frank Edward Stahl, of Chicago, Ill., the son of Bill and Eva Lee Stahl, was born July 27, 1958, in Chicago, Ill. He died June 30, 2006, at Lincoln Park Hospital in Chicago at the age of 47. Survivors are his mother, Eva Lee Wilson of Horseshoe Bend; his sister, Elizabeth Pope of Ash Flat; and a nephew, Billy Pope of Ash Flat...
Johnnie Deatherage (07/20/06)
Johnnie Darrell Deatherage, son of the late Loyd and Effie Mae (Hutson) Deatherage, was born Jan. 18, 1938, in Mitchell, Ark. He died July 8, 2006, at his home in Tecumseh, Mo., at the age of 68. He was united in marriage to Barbara Sue Bales on Oct. 24, 1959...
Claud D. Mosier (07/20/06)
Claud D. Mosier, son of the late Daniel Bell and Mary Ethel (Rose) Mosier, was born Aug. 6, 1920, in Lakeview, Texas. He died July 9, 2006, at his home in Glencoe, Ark. at the age of 85. He was united in marriage to Mary Jacqueline Williams on Sept. 12, 1962, at Memphis, Tenn...
Beasel Collins (07/20/06)
Beasel Collins of Mammoth Spring, daughter of the late Alberton and Virgie Horned Collins was born June 19, 1922, at Mammoth Spring, Ark. She died at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains at the age of 84. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary and was of the Pentecostal faith...
Larry Gene Ellison (07/20/06)
Larry Gene Ellison, 56, died July 8, 2006, in Hart County, Ga. He was born Jan. 25, 1950, in Carlinville, Ill., the son of Jack Ellison and the late Anna Lou (Williams) Ellison. He was united in marrige Nov. 25 1971, in Collinsville, Ill., to Deborah Lemonds...
Vera Opal (Dee Dee) Martin (07/20/06)
Vera Opal (Dee Dee) Martin, of Glencoe, daughter of the late Will Martin and Pearl Massey Martin, was born Jan. 25, 1925, in Glencoe. She died July 15, 2006, at Eaglecreast Nursing Home in Ash Flat at the age of 80. She was a seamstress at Tri-County Shirt Company until she retired. Reirement did not agree with her and she went to work for Fulton County Hospital as a cook and continued there until she retired again. She was a member of the Agnos Church of Christ...
Sylvia Christine Morris (07/20/06)
Sylvia Christine Morris died July 11, 2006, at West Vue Home in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 89. She was born April 28, 1917, in Brandsville, Mo., the daughter of the late Andrew Claude Dotson and Viola Pearl (Woods) Dotson. She was united in marriage on Aug. 29, 1936, in Alton, Mo., to Delbert Chester "Check" Morris who preceded her in death May 11, 1995...
Kenneth Ray German (07/20/06)
Kenneth Ray German of Paragould, Ark., was born Aug. 16, 1935, and died July 8, 2006, at the age of 70. Survivors include his wife, June (Dodds) German of the home; his mother, Lois (Louis) German; two daughters, Terri Dolittle and husband Mike of Wichita, Kan., and Kirsten German of Wichita; one son, Mark German and wife Usa of Wichita; two stepsons, Matt Troxel and wife Sherrie of Jackson, Mo., and Greg Troxel of Paragould; four grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.. ...
Mickey Keller (07/20/06)
Mickey Keller died July 13, 2006, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer at the age of 57. She was born Dec. 22, 1948, in Commerce, Okla., to Phyllis Pearl (Kropf) Pulley and the late Fred Charles Pulley. She was a retired veteran of the U.S. Army, as a specialist in data communications, with numerous achievements and award certificates...
Flossie York (07/13/06)
Flossie York, a homemaker, died July 7, 2006, at her home in Thayer at the age of 69. She was born March 5, 1937, in Alton, Mo., the daughter of the late Graydon and Nora (Miller) Blankenship. She was united in marriage Nov. 17, 1954, in Thayer to Pressley Mitchell York...
Mertie Alverta Ninemire (07/13/06)
Mertie Alverta Ninemire died June 15, 2006, at 4:40 p.m. at St. Luke's Hospital. She was born Jan. 27, 1921, in Iuka, Ark. She was the sixth of 10 children born to Mag Nolia and Jake Sanders. She lived most of her childhood and teenage years in Salem with her nine brothers and sisters...
Joe Dale Bridges (07/13/06)
Joe Dale Bridges of West Plains was born Jan. 26, 1942, and died June 28, 2006, at the age of 64. Survivors inlcue his wife Joanne of the home; his mother, Glenna Bridges of Alton; three daughters, Tina Marie Robertson and husband Mike of Thayer, Sarah Doss and hsuband Rusty of Peace Valley, Mo., and Kandi Worthy and finace Martin Hernandez of West Plains; three sons, Joe Dale Bridges Jr. ...
David Bruce Bostian (07/13/06)
David Bruce Bostian, 57, of Bixby, Okla., died July 1, 2006, at his home. He was born March 23, 1949, at Fayetteville, Ark., the son of David Bostian and Mary Mason Bostian. He was an employee of Oklahoma State University working as superintendent of the Vegetable Research Station in Bixby since 1980. ...
Rose Mary Hughes (07/13/06)
Rose Mary Hughes, daughter of the late Earl James and Bertha Bell Stephens Harber, was born on July 3, 1929, in Viola. She died July 4, at her home in Viola at the age of 77. She was united in marriage to Ken Cotter on Dec. 12, 1951, in Morriston, Ark., and later to Elmer Hughes on Nov. 1, 1981, at Moody, Mo. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother...
Lloyd Wesly Todd (07/13/06)
Lloyd Wesly Todd, 94, of the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, formerly of Hardy, died July 2, 2006, at the nursing home. He was born Oct. 11, 1911, in Sikeston, Mo., the son of the late John Wesly and Sadie Martin Todd. He was united in marriage Dec. 12, 1930, in Gideon, Mo. to Ruby Beatrice Maloney who preceded him in death on June 2, 1998...
Beverly Ann Simmons (07/13/06)
Beverly Ann Simmons, of Alton, Mo., was born Sept. 10, 1970, and died July 4, 2006, at the age of 35. Survivors include her husband, James Simmons; her parents, Alton and Nancy Self of Antelope, Texas; three daughters, Nancy Simmons, Tiffany Simmons and Annber Simmons all of Alton; three sisters, Shauna, of Santo, Texas, Carolyn Willis of Ardmore, Okla., and Rhonda Borque of Santo; two brothers, David Self of Antelope, and Matthew Self of Oklahoma; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Edward Albert Martin (07/13/06)
Edward Albert Martin died July 3, 2006, at his home in Thayer at the age of 26. He was born Dec. 13, 1979, in Visalia, Calif., to Elaine Waldron Martin and the late Tommy Ray Martin. He was united in marriage May 16, 1999, in Thayer to Patricia Brown...
Mearl R. Mitchener (07/13/06)
Mearl R. Mitchener, 86, of Couch died July 4, 2006, at Des Peres Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. He was born Feb. 9, 1920, in North Vernon, Ind., the son of the late L.W. Mitchener and the late Vara (Hollopeter) Mitchener. He was employed as a electrician by Simpson True Value and was a member of New Salem Church in Couch. He was also a former member of Fairmont Volunteer Fire Department...
Alan Ray Smolder (07/13/06)
Alan Ray Smolder, 18, of Williford, Ark., died July 5, 2006, at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis. He was born July 10, 1987, in Jonesboro, Ark. He graduated from the Williford High School in May. He was a member of the Chess Club while in school and was very active on the Williford Senior Boys Basketball Team...
Loyal C. Foster (07/13/06)
Loyal C. Foster of Viola, son of the late Anthon and Effie McCandlis Foster, was born Nov. 6, 1924, in rural Viola. He died July 6, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home at the age of 81. He was united in marriage to Mary Jane Musick on May 2, 1952, at Kansas City, Mo...
Lively Thornton (07/13/06)
Lively Thornton of Salem, daughter of the late George Daniel Persfull and Ada Elzabeth Vandergriff Persfull, was born May 19, 1908, in Pocahontas, Ark. She died July 2, 2006, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 98. She was united in marriage to Willie Thornton on March 17, 1926...
Correction: (07/13/06)
Correction: James Christopher Le Beau, whose obituary appeared in the July 5 edition, was born in 1941, not 1914, as reported.
Bobby Dale Brison (07/13/06)
Bobby Dale Brison, 65, of Lee's Summit, Mo., died peacefully on July 3, 2006, after a brief yet valiant battle against cancer at the Kansas University Medical Center., Brison was born March 16, 1941, in Viola. Brison dedicated 30 years of service to public education in the state of Missouri. ...
Sheila Trusheim (07/13/06)
Sheilah Harris Trusheim, age 53, died at her home in Tampa, Fla., June 17, 2006. She is survived by her longtime companion, Bobby Perez; two sons, Rovert Free and Jonathan Chance Trusheim; one daughter, Vivian Harmony Trusheim, all from Tampa. She is also survived by her parents, Guy and Jean Harris; one brother, Ed Harris; a sister, Cindy Harris Gulledge and husband Chip, and son of Little Rock...
James Edward Ray Sr. (07/13/06)
James Edward Ray Sr. died July 4, 2006, at his home in Koshkonong at the age of 83. He was born July 22, 1922, in Pratt, Mo., son of the late Walter N. Ray and Edith Rosson Ray. He was united in marriage Nov. 29, 1941, in Kennett, Mo., to Hazel Brazeal...
Mary Louis Eulrich (07/13/06)
Mary Louise McRann Eulrich of Cherokee Village died June 26, 2006, at The Hospice House in Mountain Home at the age of 88. She was born Feb. 19, 1918, in Newell, S.D. the daughter of the late Edward Louis and Irma Hattie Briggs McRann. At the age of three, Mary's family moved to Clintonville, Wis., where her parents bought a farm where she lived with her sister and brother. She graduated from Bear Creek High School in 1935...
Elsie Pearl Taylor (07/06/06)
Elsie Pearl Taylor died June 20, 2006, at Berry County Care Center in Cassville, Mo., at the age of 87. She was born Jan. 6, 1919, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., the daughter of the late Fletcher Pettigo and Lorah (Dotson) Pettigo. She was united in marriagein Salem to Kermit Ragsdale who preceded her in death. She was later united in marriage to James Arthur Taylor who preceded her in death...
James Le Beau (07/06/06)
James Christopher Le Beau, 65, of Cherokee Village, died June 25, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born June 12, 1941, in St. Louis, Mo., the son of Christopher C. Le Beau and Alice (De Bert) Le Beau. He was united in marriage to Jacqueline Marie Michaelis on May 3, 1965, in Illinois...
Robert Carl Gentille (07/06/06)
Robert Carl Gentille, age 79, of Horseshoe Bend died June 24, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born on May 27, 1927, to Augustus Michael and Alma Pruitt Gentille in Champaign, Ill. He was a lifetime member of the Bradley VFW Post 6502 and a member of the St. Mary's Catholic Church in Horseshoe Bend...
Max French (07/06/06)
Max French, died June 30, 2006, in Cave City, Ark., at the age of 76. He was born Sept. 27, 1929, in Many Islands, Ark, the son of the late Les and Alpha Rogers French. He was united in marriage to Nancy Elliott French. She was a self-employed local painter and was a member of the Cave City First Free Will Baptist Church...
Bernice Keirn (07/06/06)
Bernice Keirn of Salem, daughter of the late Forest W. Phelps and Lydia Joann Murphy Phelps, was born Dec. 17, 1923, in Heart, Ark. She died June 27, 2006, at Skaggs Hospital in Branson, Mo., at the age of 82. She was united in marriage to Homer Keirn on March 20, 1945. To this union four children were born. She was employed as a cook at many local restaurants. She was a member of the Salem Church of Christ...
Lorene Greenwell (07/06/06)
Lorene Greenwell, 78, of Hardy, died June 24, 2006, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehab Center in Ash Flat. She was born July 20, 1928, in Olney, Ill., the daughter of the late Loren and Vecie Bell Bricker. Survivors include her husband, Charles Greenwell; one daughter, Sandy Rigney; two sisters and four brothers; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends...
Donie Dwyane Bray (07/06/06)
Donie Dwyane Bray, 36, of Batesville died June 29, 2006, at his home. He was born Aug. 10, 1969, in Batesville, the son of Jimmy and Ladene Bray. He worked for the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department for 18 years. Bray was a member of the Church of Christ and served as a deacon at the North Heights congregation...
Wanda L. Spurgeon (07/06/06)
Wanda L. Spurgeon, 74, of Cushman died June 21, 2006, at her home. She was born March 3, 1932, at Sikeston, Mo., to Samuel J. and Gracy (Harlow) Pinkerton. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include her husband, Daniel Spurgeon of the home; one son, Jimmy Heflin of Heber Springs; three daughters, Jane Johnson of Batesville, Norma Mobley and Ellen Light both of Cushman; one sister, Iva Jean Alexander of Prescott; six grandchildren, John Johnson of Batesville, James Mobley of Ft. ...
Izora Berry (07/06/06)
Izora Berry, died June 22, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 91. She was born Aug. 20, 1914, in Mammoth Spring, Ark., the daughter of the late Hoid Kerby and Effie Mae (Cherry) Kerby. She was united in marriage June 10, 1934, in Mammoth Spring, Ark. to Harry Earle Berry who preceded her in death Nov. 13, 2001...
Carl G. Haufe (07/06/06)
Carl G. Haufe, 70, of Cherokee Village died June 24, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. Haufe was born on May 26, 1936, in Chicago, Ill., the son of the late Gustave Haufe and Emma (Herter) Haufe. He worked for many years as a supervisor for United Parcel Service before retiring and moving to Cherokee Village 15 years ago from Buffalo Grove, Ill...
Mary Ruth Alligood (07/06/06)
Mary Ruth Alligood of Salem daughter of the late Felix Jefferson and Mabel Lee (Dunaway) Sigrest, was born Aug. 27, 1930, in Bogalusa, La. She died June 25, 2006, at her home in Salem at the age of 75. She was united in marriage to Johnny Mack Alligood on Aug. 6, 1947, at Picayune, Miss., and to this union six children were born. She was of the Baptist faith...
Norma C. Hayes (07/06/06)
Norma C. Hayes, of Salem, daughter of the late Lehman Maguffee and Zora Golden Maguffee was born Feb. 9, 1914, in Fulton County, Ark. She died June 25, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Willie K. (Buck) Sutherland. He preceded her in death in 1945 and she married William Allen Cone. He preceded her in death and she married Jim Hayes who died in 1991...
Norma "Jane" Schaus (07/27/06)
Norma "Jane" Pell Schaus, age 78, of St. Peter, Mo., formerly of Horseshoe Bend, died July 2, 2006, after a long battle with cancer. She was born April 10, 1928, the daughter of Walton and Pearl Pell. She married Milton James Schaus on Aug. 27, 1946...
Herman Nelson Cates (07/27/06)
Herman Nelson Cates, 74, of Alton, was born Oct. 10, 1931, in Alton, the son of Corwin Cates and Lois Cates. He died July 17, 2006, at his home. He graduated from Alton High School in 1949 and served in the U.S. Army from 1952-1954. He was united in marriage to Joyce Pickney on April 16, 1955. After retiring he loved to spend time fishing with family and friends. In 1961, he was converted and was baptized by his father-in-law, Rev. Richard Pickney in Buffalo, Mo...
Allegra Lucille "Lee" Hower (07/27/06)
Allegra Lucille "Lee" Hower, 86, of Alton, was born Oct. 9, 1919, near Peach Orchard, Ark., the daughter of the late Dave and Nettie Bearinger-Ricker. She died July 15, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. Survivors include one son, James J. ...
Clifford O. Clanton (07/27/06)
Clifford O. Clanton, son of the late Charles Thelbert Clanton and Ana Elizabeth Crouch Clanton, was born Sept. 4, 1938, in Grandview, Texas. He died July 19, 2006, at his home near Wiseman, Ark., at the age of 67. Clanton was a heavy equipment operator, a butcher, a photographer and a stock farmer. He spent 12 years in the National Guard and the Army Reserve. He was a member of the Wiseman Baptist Church...
Ona Billingsley (07/27/06)
Ona Marie Anderson Billingsley age 71, of Glencoe died July 16, 2006, at Mountain Home. She was born Aug. 24, 1934, at Franklin, Ark., the daughter of the late Monroe Albert and Leota Edith Troxler Anderson. She was a beautician and a member of the Franklin Baptist Church...
James Carles Croney Sr. (07/27/06)
James Carles Croney Sr., 63, of Cave City, died July 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born March 27, 1943 at Luxora, Ark., the son of Claude Carles and Allie Mae (Dixon) Croney. He was a retired truck driver, a U.S. Air Force veteran and of the Baptist faith...
Sharon Anne Williams (07/27/06)
Sharon Anne Williams of Mammoth Spring, daughter of the late Joseph Clyde and Sylvia Marie Hill, was born on April 30, 1942, in Reno, Nev. She died July 21, 2006, at her home at the age of 64. She was united in marriage to Vernon B. Williams on Feb. 1, 1964, at Mammoth Spring and to this union five children were born. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother...
Blanche Vanderoff Lawrence (07/27/06)
Blanche Vanderoff Lawrence, age 82, of Horseshoe Bend died July 13, 2006, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born March 13, 1924, in Spencer, Wis., the daughter of the late Benjamin and Myra Cole Vanderoff. She was a homemaker...
Case Lee Whitten (07/27/06)
Case Lee Whitten, infant son of Cody Lee and Amy Michelle Hall Whitten, was born July 12, 2006, in Batesville. He died July 17, 2006, at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock at the age of 5 days. Survivors are his parents, Cody and Amy Whitten of Ash Flat; maternal grandmother, Cindy Hall of Agnos; paternal grandparents, James and Kim Whitten of Ash Flat; and Beth Whitten of Little Rock; two uncles, Cline Hall of Agnos and Clay Hall of Morehead, Ky.; two aunts, Alex Whitten of Ash Flat, and Brooke Whitten of Orlando, Fla.; and many other relatives and friends.. ...
Zelma (Baxter) Roach (07/27/06)
Zelma Flolene (Baxter) Roach, 93, of Sandtown died July 20, 2006, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Aug. 25, 1912, at Pine Hill, Ark., to Ervin and Ella (McTigue) Baxter. She was a homemaker and a longtime member of Pools Chapel Free Will Baptist Church at Sandtown...
Lana Anderson (07/27/06)
Lana Anderson, age 65, of Evening Shade died July 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born June 4, 1941, in Evening Shade, Ark., the daughter of Thomas Marlin and Zelma (Scribner) Marlin. She retired from White Rodgers after 34 years as a machine operator and then worked at Pro-Dentec for eight years after her retirement...
Kenneth Ray German (07/20/06)
Kenneth Ray German of Paragould, Ark., was born Aug. 16, 1935, and died July 8, 2006, at the age of 70. Survivors include his wife, June (Dodds) German of the home; his mother, Lois (Louis) German; two daughters, Terri Dolittle and husband Mike of Wichita, Kan., and Kirsten German of Wichita; one son, Mark German and wife Usa of Wichita; two stepsons, Matt Troxel and wife Sherrie of Jackson, Mo., and Greg Troxel of Paragould; four grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.. ...
Mickey Keller (07/20/06)
Mickey Keller died July 13, 2006, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer at the age of 57. She was born Dec. 22, 1948, in Commerce, Okla., to Phyllis Pearl (Kropf) Pulley and the late Fred Charles Pulley. She was a retired veteran of the U.S. Army, as a specialist in data communications, with numerous achievements and award certificates...
William Linson (07/20/06)
William Franklin Linson, 95, died July 8, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. He was born April 9, 1911, in Thayer, the son of the late Albert Linson and Mary Goodwin Linson. He was united in marriage Oct. 17, 1934, in Salem, Ark., to Tressa M. Edwards who preceded him in death on April 19, 1976. He was united in marriage Aug. 6, 1983, in Thayer to Augusta Robinson...
Vera Opal (Dee Dee) Martin (07/20/06)
Vera Opal (Dee Dee) Martin, of Glencoe, daughter of the late Will Martin and Pearl Massey Martin, was born Jan. 25, 1925, in Glencoe. She died July 15, 2006, at Eaglecreast Nursing Home in Ash Flat at the age of 80. She was a seamstress at Tri-County Shirt Company until she retired. Reirement did not agree with her and she went to work for Fulton County Hospital as a cook and continued there until she retired again. She was a member of the Agnos Church of Christ...
Sylvia Christine Morris (07/20/06)
Sylvia Christine Morris died July 11, 2006, at West Vue Home in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 89. She was born April 28, 1917, in Brandsville, Mo., the daughter of the late Andrew Claude Dotson and Viola Pearl (Woods) Dotson. She was united in marriage on Aug. 29, 1936, in Alton, Mo., to Delbert Chester "Check" Morris who preceded her in death May 11, 1995...
Frank Edward Stahl (07/20/06)
Frank Edward Stahl, of Chicago, Ill., the son of Bill and Eva Lee Stahl, was born July 27, 1958, in Chicago, Ill. He died June 30, 2006, at Lincoln Park Hospital in Chicago at the age of 47. Survivors are his mother, Eva Lee Wilson of Horseshoe Bend; his sister, Elizabeth Pope of Ash Flat; and a nephew, Billy Pope of Ash Flat...
John Kirk Law Jr. (07/20/06)
John Kirk Law Jr., 68, of Hardy, died July 14, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Law was born on Oct. 24, 1937, in Troy, N.Y., the son of the late John Kirk Law Sr. and Beatrice (Snow) Law. He was united in marriage to Patricia Buckles on Nov. 15, 1958...
Robert Willard Pringle (07/20/06)
Robert Willard Pringle, 84, of Ash Flat died July 12, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Pringle was born March 27, 1922, in Scranton, Pa., the son of Robert E. Pringle and Mary (Newton) Pringle. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served in the infantry during World War II. He served during the Rome Campaign under General George Patton...
Claud D. Mosier (07/20/06)
Claud D. Mosier, son of the late Daniel Bell and Mary Ethel (Rose) Mosier, was born Aug. 6, 1920, in Lakeview, Texas. He died July 9, 2006, at his home in Glencoe, Ark. at the age of 85. He was united in marriage to Mary Jacqueline Williams on Sept. 12, 1962, at Memphis, Tenn...
Beasel Collins (07/20/06)
Beasel Collins of Mammoth Spring, daughter of the late Alberton and Virgie Horned Collins was born June 19, 1922, at Mammoth Spring, Ark. She died at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains at the age of 84. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary and was of the Pentecostal faith...
Ona Marie Anderson Billingsley (07/20/06)
Ona Marie Anderson Billingsley age 71, of Glencoe died July 16, 2006, at Mountain Home. She was born Aug. 24, 1934, at Franklin, Ark., the daughter of the late Monroe Albert and Leota Edith Troxler Anderson. She was a beautician and a member of the Franklin Baptist Church...
Johnnie Deatherage (07/20/06)
Johnnie Darrell Deatherage, son of the late Loyd and Effie Mae (Hutson) Deatherage, was born Jan. 18, 1938, in Mitchell, Ark. He died July 8, 2006, at his home in Tecumseh, Mo., at the age of 68. He was united in marriage to Barbara Sue Bales on Oct. 24, 1959...
Max Earl Cates Sr. (07/20/06)
Max Earl Cates Sr., 65, of Sturkie, the only child of the late Virgil Earl Cates and Eva Mae Cates was born Jan. 19, 1941, in Sturkie, Ark. He died July 12, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was united in marriage to Vivian Eagleman on Aug. 28, 1964 in Leota, Mo. To this union three children were born. He married Judy Coil Alexander on Oct. 29, 1992 in Horseshoe Bend. He was a 1958 graduate of West Plains High School and served in the U.S. Army from 1960 to 1962...
Joe Frommel (07/20/06)
Joe Frommel of Thayer, son of the late Philip Chester and Ethel Gilliam Frommel, was born Sept. 30, 1918, at Thayer, Mo. He died July 10, 2006, at the age of 87. He was a member of Thayer Church of Christ. He was an engineer on the Frisco Railroad. He was a Mason and a member of the American Legion...
Larry Gene Ellison (07/20/06)
Larry Gene Ellison, 56, died July 8, 2006, in Hart County, Ga. He was born Jan. 25, 1950, in Carlinville, Ill., the son of Jack Ellison and the late Anna Lou (Williams) Ellison. He was united in marrige Nov. 25 1971, in Collinsville, Ill., to Deborah Lemonds...
Betty Gay Walker (07/20/06)
Betty Gay Sanders Walker, daughter of the late Ted Sanders and Zela Dockins Sanders of Calico Rock, Ark., was born Jan. 31, 1957, in Calico Rock. She died July 5, 2006, at Calico Rock at the age of 49. Walker was a lifelong resident of Calico Rock. She graduated from Calico Rock High School in 1975...
Zelma Flolene Baxter Roach (07/25/06)
Zelma Flolene (Baxter) Roach, 93, of Sandtown died July 20, 2006, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Aug. 25, 1912, at Pine Hill, Ark., to Ervin and Ella (McTigue) Baxter. She was a homemaker and a longtime member of Pools Chapel Free Will Baptist Church at Sandtown...
Vera Opal "Dee Dee" Martin (07/18/06)
Vera Opal (Dee Dee) Martin of Glencoe, daughter of the late Will Martin and Pearl Massey Martin, was born Jan. 25, 1925, in Glencoe. She died July 15, 2006, at Eaglecreast Nursing Home in Ash Flat at the age of 80. She was a seamstress at Tri-County Shirt Company until she retired. Retirement did not agree with her and she went to work for Fulton County Hospital as a cook and continued there until she retired again. She was a member of the Agnos Church of Christ...
Robert Willard Pringle (07/18/06)
Robert Willard Pringle, 84, of Ash Flat died July 12, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Pringle was born March 27, 1922, in Scranton, Pa., the son of Robert E. Pringle and Mary (Newton) Pringle. He was a veteran of the United States Army having served in the infantry during World War II. He served during the Rome Campaign under General George Patton...
Robert Carl Gentille (07/03/06)
Robert Carl Gentille, age 79, of Horseshoe Bend died June 24, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born on May 27, 1927, to Augustus Michael and Alma Pruitt Gentille in Champaign, Ill. He was a lifetime member of the Bradley VFW Post 6502 and a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church in Horseshoe Bend...
Norma "Jane" Pell Schaus (07/25/06)
Norma "Jane" Pell Schaus, age 78, of St. Peter, Mo., formerly of Horseshoe Bend, died July 2, 2006, after a long battle with cancer. She was born April 10, 1928, the daughter of Walton and Pearl Pell. She married Milton James Schaus on Aug. 27, 1946...
Mary Louise McRann (07/11/06)
Mary Louise McRann Eulrich of Cherokee Village died June 26, 2006, at The Hospice House in Mountain Home at the age of 88. She was born Feb. 19, 1918, in Newell, S.D., the daughter of the late Edward Louis and Irma Hattie Briggs McRann. At the age of 3, Mary's family moved to Clintonville, Wis., where her parents bought a farm where she lived with her sister and brother. She graduated from Bear Creek High School in 1935...
Lloyd Wesly Todd (07/11/06)
Lloyd Wesly Todd, 94, of the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, formerly of Hardy, died July 2, 2006, at the nursing home. He was born Oct. 11, 1911, in Sikeston, Mo., the son of the late John Wesly and Sadie Martin Todd. He was united in marriage Dec. 12, 1930, in Gideon, Mo., to Ruby Beatrice Maloney who preceded him in death on June 2, 1998...
Lana Anderson (07/25/06)
Lana Anderson, age 65, of Evening Shade died July 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born June 4, 1941, in Evening Shade, the daughter of Thomas Marlin and Zelma (Scribner) Marlin. She retired from White Rodgers after 34 years as a machine operator and then worked at Pro-Dentec for eight years after her retirement. She was a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church...
John Kirk Law Jr.l (07/18/06)
John Kirk Law Jr., 68, of Hardy died July 14, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Law was born on Oct. 24, 1937, in Troy, N.Y., the son of the late John Kirk Law Sr. and Beatrice (Snow) Law. He was united in marriage to Patricia Buckles on Nov. 15, 1958...
James Christopher Le Beau (07/03/06)
James Christopher Le Beau, 65, of Cherokee Village died June 25, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born June 12, 1914, in St. Louis, Mo., the son of Christopher C. Le Beau and Alice (De Bert) Le Beau. He was united in marriage to Jacqueline Marie Michaelis on May 3, 1965, in Illinois...
James Carles Croney Sr. (07/25/06)
James Carles Croney Sr., 63, of Cave City died July 17, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born March 27, 1943 at Luxora, Ark., the son of Claude Carles and Allie Mae (Dixon) Croney. He was a retired truck driver, a U.S. Air Force veteran and of the Baptist faith...
Izora Berry (07/03/06)
Izora Berry died June 22, 2006, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 91. She was born Aug. 20, 1914, in Mammoth Spring the daughter of the late Hoid Kerby and Effie Mae (Cherry) Kerby. She was united in marriage June 10, 1934, in Mammoth Spring to Harry Earle Berry who preceded her in death Nov. 13, 2001...
Frank Edward Stahl (07/18/06)
Frank Edward Stahl of Chicago, Ill., the son of Bill and Eva Lee Stahl, was born July 27, 1958, in Chicago, Ill. He died June 30, 2006, at Lincoln Park Hospital in Chicago at the age of 47. Survivors include his mother, Eva Lee Wilson of Horseshoe Bend; his sister, Elizabeth Pope of Ash Flat; and one nephew, Billy Pope of Ash Flat...
David Bruce Bostian (07/11/06)
David Bruce Bostian, 57, of Bixby, Okla., died July 1, 2006, at his home. He was born March 23, 1949, at Fayetteville, Ark., the son of David Bostian and Mary Mason Bostian. He was an employee of Oklahoma State University working as superintendent of the Vegetable Research Station in Bixby since 1980...
Case Lee Whitten (07/25/06)
Case Lee Whitten, infant son of Cody Lee and Amy Michelle Hall Whitten, was born July 12, 2006, in Batesville. He died July 17, 2006, at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock at the age of 5 days. Survivors are his parents, Cody and Amy Whitten of Ash Flat; maternal grandmother, Cindy Hall of Agnos; paternal grandparents, James and Kim Whitten of Ash Flat, and Beth Whitten of Little Rock; two uncles, Cline Hall of Agnos and Clay Hall of Morehead, Ky.; two aunts, Alex Whitten of Ash Flat, and Brooke Whitten of Orlando, Fla.; and many other relatives and friends.. ...
Carl G. Haufe (07/03/06)
Carl G. Haufe, 70, of Cherokee Village died June 24, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. Haufe was born on May 26, 1936, in Chicago, Ill., the son of the late Gustave Haufe and Emma (Herter) Haufe. He worked for many years as a supevisor for United Parcel Service before retiring and moving to Cherokee Village 15 years ago from Buffalo Grove, Ill...
Celia "Cele" Dobberke (07/18/06)
Celia (Cele) Dobberke, 87, died July 4, 2006, at Mary Greeley Medical Center in Ames, Iowa. She was born April 7, 1919, in Neenah, Wisc. Her childhood was spent on her parent's farm in Neenah. She graduated from Neenah High School in 1936. She attended Lawrence Conservatory of Music in Appleton, Wisc., and was accepted into Sigma Alpha Iota, a national honorary music sorority while at Lawrence. ...
Claud D. Mosier (07/18/06)
Claud D. Mosier, son of the late Daniel Bell and Mary Ethel (Rose) Mosier, was born Aug. 6, 1920, in Lakeview, Texas. He died July 9, 2006, at his home in Glencoe, Ark., at the age of 85. He was united in marriage to Mary Jacqueline Williams on Sept. 12, 1962, at Memphis, Tenn. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. He was a rancher, a member of the Heart Baptist Church and a member of the Salem VFW Post 9777...
Blanche Vanderhoff Lawrence (07/18/06)
Blanche Vanderoff Lawrence, age 82, of Horseshoe Bend died July 13, 2006, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born March 13, 1924, in Spencer, Wis., the daughter of the late Benjamin and Myra Cole Vanderoff. She was a homemaker...
Bernice Keirn (07/03/06)
Bernice Keirn of Salem, daughter of the late Forest W. Phelps and Lydia Joann Murphy Phelps, was born Dec. 17, 1923, in Heart, Ark. She died June 27, 2006, at Skaggs Hospital in Branson, Mo., at the age of 82. She was united in marriage to Homer Keirn on March 20, 1945. To this union four children were born. She was employed as a cook at many local restaurants. She was a member of the Salem Church of Christ...
Betty Gay Sanders Walker (07/18/06)
Betty Gay Sanders Walker, daughter of the late Ted Sanders and Zela Dockins Sanders of Calico Rock, Ark., was born Jan. 31, 1957, in Calico Rock. She died July 5, 2006, at Calico Rock at the age of 49. Walker was a lifelong resident of Calico Rock. She graduated from Calico Rock High School in 1975. ...
Alan Ray Smolder (07/11/06)
Alan Ray Smolder, 18, of Williford died July 5, 2006, at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis. He was born July 10, 1987, in Jonesboro, Ark. He graduated from the Williford High School in May. He was a member of the Chess Club while in school and was on the Williford senior boys basketball team...