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Obituaries from February 2007

Glen "Trapper" Reed (02/15/07)
Glen Allen "Trapper" Reed, 44, of Gatewood, Mo., was born Sept. 6, 1962, at West Plains, Mo., and died Feb. 2, 2007, after an extended illness. His enjoyments were his family, hunting and fishing and classic automobiles. He was a United States Navy veteran, serving his country as a medical corpsman. He continued to serve the community in his later years as a dispatcher for the Howell County Sheriff's Department...
Roger Odell Snow (02/15/07)
Roger Odell Snow, age 54, of Newport died Feb. 10, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born March 23, 1952, at Batesville, Ark., the son of Calvin C. and Vernia Mae (Felts) Snow. He was a past owner and administrator of Newport Health Care Nursing Home and a member of First Presbyterian Church at Newport...
Harold Kenneth Jackson (02/15/07)
Harold Kenneth Jackson was born the son of Alvah Jackson and Winnie Gualt Jackson on Aug. 25, 1921, in Myron, Ark. He died Feb. 6, 2007, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 85. He was united in marriage Jan. 2, 1943, in Salem to Lela Sheppard. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving his country during World War II. ...
Patsy (Pat) Parker (02/15/07)
Patsy (Pat) Tucker Parker died Jan. 14, 2007, at her home in Mineral Wells, Texas. She was born April 28, 1932, in Bagwell, Texas, to Earl Mathis Tucker and Euna Faye Isenhower Tucker. She graduated from Salem High School in 1949 and moved to Mineral Wells in 1951...
Buena Vista Campbell (02/15/07)
Buena Vista Campbell of Salem, daughter of the late Willis Alexander Lane and Mary Ollie Painter Lane, was born Dec. 4, 1914, in Bexar, Ark. She died Feb. 8, 2007, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Herbert Norman Campbell on Jan. 2, 1932, in Calico Rock, Ark...
Kenneth Eugene Trimble (02/15/07)
Kenneth Eugene Trimble, was born the son of Amos Trimble and Anna May Edwards Trimble on Jan. 14, 1926, in Cushing, Okla. He died Feb. 7, 2007, at the age of 81. He was united in marriage on March 6, 1948, in Salem, Ark., to Anna Lee Williams. Trimble was a veteran of the United States Army, serving as a medic during the Korean Conflict...
Ben E. Taylor (02/15/07)
Ben E. Taylor, 92, of Batesville, formerly of Cave City, died Feb. 6, 2007, at the Wood Lawn Nursing Home in Batesville. He was born Dec. 8, 1914, at Evening Shade, Ark., to Sam and Leona (Arnold) Taylor. He was employed by the Corp of Engineers working on the Mississippi River...
Florence Sellers (02/15/07)
Florence Rutledge Sellers was born Sept. 28, 1917 in Myrtle, Mo., the daughter of the late Thomas Rutledge and Octavia Sisk Rutledge. She died Feb. 8, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 89. She was united in marriage in 1934, in Fulton County, Ark., to Cloyd Sellers, who preceded her in death in 1977...
Della Jo Kirby (02/15/07)
Della Jo Kirby, 54, of Hardy, died Feb. 9, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Dec. 13, 1952, in Batesville, the daughter of Olen Burrow and Joline (Riley) Burrow. She worked as a CNA for the nursing home in Ash Flat. She was a member of the Spring River Baptist in Hardy...
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders (02/15/07)
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders, 63, of Overland Park, Kan., died Feb. 9, 2007, at The Greens at Creekside. She was born in Lepanto, Ark., and lived most of her life in the Kansas City area. She worked for Old America Insurance Company for 10 years before retiring. She graduated from Mammoth Spring High School...
Lois Evelyn Presley (02/15/07)
Lois Evelyn Presley, 93, was born the daughter of John Samuel Presley and Ollie May Huff Presley on July 19, 1913, in Alton, Mo., and died Feb. 3, 2007, in Salem, Ark. Presley was employed by Carter Carburetor in St. Louis, Mo., for many years, retiring at the age of 62. She was of the Baptist faith...
Daniel K. Russell (02/15/07)
Daniel K. Russell, 34, of Ash Flat, died Feb. 8, 2007, at Horseshoe Bend. He was born in Flint, Mich. He is survived by his father and step-mother, Lowell and Leola Russell of Ash Flat; his mother and step-father, Alice and Willie Scroggins; two brothers, Lowell Kelly Russell II and Jeremy M. Russell; two step-brothers, Kris Snow and Jeff Snow; one step-sister, Katie Snow; his grandfather, Theron Russell; his grandmother, Lois McKeny; his aunts and uncles; and six nieces and nephews...
Jackson Cooper Danley (02/02/07)
Jackson Cooper Danley died Jan. 18, 2007, at the age of two months and three days. He was born Nov. 15, 2006, the son of James Cordell Danley and Lyndsay Michelle Burkhart. He is also survived by his maternal grandmother, Cathy Baldridge Burkhart of Paragould; a special friend, Wayne Howard and Uncle Garrett Burkhart, all of Paragould; maternal grandfather, Mike Burkhart and wife Lisa of Henderson, Ark.; paternal grandparents, Kim Horrell Danley of Paragould and Jimmy Danley of Black Rock, Ark.; maternal great-grandparents, Jack and Mildred Burkhart of West Plains; paternal great-grandparents, Ruby Baldridge and the late V.L. ...
Carol May Winnett (02/02/07)
Carol May Swadley Winnett, daughter of the late William Edward Swadley and Pearl Marie Foster Swadley was born June 2, 1939, in Gassville, Ark. She died Jan. 21, 2007, at her home in Myron, Ark., at the age of 67. She was united in marriage to Cecil Winnett on Jan. 12, 1959, and to this union four children were born. She was of the Church of Christ faith...
Mary Etta Steel (02/02/07)
Mary Etta Steel, 87, of Cherokee Village was born May 28, 1919, in Elkhart, Texas, the daughter of the late Thomas and Lula (Barfield) Clark. She died Jan. 24, 2007, in Ash Flat. She moved to Cherokee Village two years ago from Anson Texas. Steel was a homemaker...
Myrtle H. Cameron (02/02/07)
Myrtle H. Cameron, age 72, of Alton, was born March 10, 1934, in Illinois. She died Jan. 19, 2007, at St. John's hospital in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include three children, Roger Burchfield of Alton, Catherine Sue Hudgens of Mesa, Ariz., and Hollis Burchfield Jr. of Indianapolis, Ind.; two brothers, J.R. Elser of Kentucky and Glen Elser of Arizona; a sister, Bertha Woods of Mesa, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren...
Gerald (Jerry) Hobbs (02/02/07)
Gerald (Jerry) Hobbs of Ash Flat, Ark., son of the late Maurice and Lillian (Rose) Hobbs was born on Oct. 14, 1930, in Lyndon, Kan. He died Jan. 22, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center at the age of 76. Hobbs was married to Iva Aldine Parks on Oct. 26, 1963, at Las Vegas, Nev. He worked as an electrician for St. Francis Hospital in Topeka, Kan...
Minnie A. Marsh (02/02/07)
Minnie Alice Marsh, 99, of Marshall, Mo., was born Oct. 23, 1907, in Saline County, Mo., the daughter of the late Warren A. Smith and Minnie Alice Cald-well Smith. She died Jan. 5, 2007, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. On Aug. 7, 1928, in Saline County, she married John Lester Marsh, who preceded her in death on June 24, 1990...
Idella (Huskey) Matlock (02/02/07)
Idella (Huskey) Crabtree Matlock, age 97, of Dermott, formerly of Cave City, was born Aug. 8, 1909, at Tuckerman, Ark., the daughter of the late George Thomas and Lena Frances Huskey. She died Jan. 22, 2007, at the Chicot Memorial Hospital in Lake Village...
William "Bill" Watson (02/02/07)
William "Bill" Watson, 69, died Jan. 21, 2007, in Corpus Christi, Texas. Watson was born Jan. 1, 1938, in Viola, Ark., the son of Ray and Mildred Watson. He graduated from Hamburg High School in Hamburg, Ark. He received his B.S. at the University of Arkansas at Monticello and his master's at Antioch University...
Dorothy M. Jensen Linden (02/02/07)
Dorothy M. Jensen Linden was born on May 14, 1922, in Zearing, Ill., the daughter of John and Phillipina Bird. She died Jan. 19, 2007, in McAllen, Texas, at the age of 85. In 1943 she married Lt. Blaine Manahan, who preceded her in death in 1944 as an Army Air Corps pilot in World War II...
Ernest Reed (02/02/07)
Ernest Reed, 51, of Hardy, formerly of Beverly, Ky., died Jan. 25, 2007, at his home. He was born on April 23, 1955, in Beverly, the son of George and Edith (Shelly) Reed. He served in the United States Army from 1972 until 1975. He moved to Arizona in 1988 and married Bernice Diane Burnett in February of 1989. The Reeds moved to Arkansas in January of 2002 to Pochaontas. They bought land in Hardy in 2003, where they made their home...
LeRoy "Hap" Davis (02/02/07)
LeRoy "Hap" Davis, age 86, of Alton, was born Sept. 1, 1920, in Kansas City, Kan., and died Jan. 18, 2007, at his home. While living in Northlake, Ill., Davis led two pledge drives which resulted in the erection of the St. John Viany Catholic Church and School. He was a member of the Holy Name Society and was an associate director of Pony and Little League baseball...
J. W. Agee (02/02/07)
J. W. Agee was born the son of Monroe Dean Agee and Clara Seina Brown Agee on Aug. 21, 1924, in Paragould, Ark. He died Jan. 16, 2007 in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 82. He was united in marriage May 3, 1947, in Paragould, to Bonnie Lea Diles. He was a veteran, serving in the United States Army during World War I...
Dennis Arthur Petersen (02/02/07)
Dennis Arthur Petersen, 63, of Cherokee Village died Jan. 26, 2007. He was born Nov. 7, 1943, the son of Bernice Beeh and Paul Petersen in Chicago, Ill. He lived most of his life in Kankakee, Ill. He attended Kankakee Senior High School, graduating with the class of 1961. After graduation he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps attaining the rank of Lance Corporal and was honorably discharged in 1967. On Aug. 9, 1969, he married Angela Marie Adamo...
Barbara Kay Malin (02/02/07)
Barbara Kay Malin, 66, of Cherokee Village, died Jan. 26, 2007, at her home. She is survived by her husband, Leslie W. Malin; two daughters, Marty McNevin and Mitzi Gellman; and three granddaughters, Paula McNevin and Carrie and Annie Gellman. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date...
Jackie Romine (02/02/07)
Jackie Dean Romine was born May 22, 1951, in Salem, Ark., the son of Everett Romine and Deloris Frisbee Romine. He died Jan. 21, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 55. He was united in marriage Sept. 14, 1969, in Thayer to Jennie Thornton. He was a heavy equipment operator and was employed by Garnett Wood Products before becoming disabled...
Alice Lorean Frealy (02/02/07)
Alice Lorean Frealy was born July 2, 1921, at Smithton, Ark., the daughter of Eugene Stanley Frealy and Maggie Fay Tyner Frealy, the fourth of 10 children. She died peacefully on Jan. 15, 2007 at the age of 85. She graduated from Doniphan High School in 1942. She joined the U.S. Navy in August 1943, and was a "code breaker" during World War II receiving a unit citation medal for the work they did. She left the Navy in April 1946...
Nels E. Faught (02/02/07)
Nels E. Faught, 62, of Ash Flat, died Jan. 26, 2007, at the Ash Flat Healthcare Center. He was born on July 18, 1944, in Birmingham, Ala., the son of Nels Albert Faught and Mavia (McConnel) Faught. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He worked in sales for many years for Snap-On Tools before retiring...
Denny Horton (02/08/07)
Denny Horton was born Oct. 1, 1915, in Ash Flat, Ark., the son of the late Alton and Crystal Horton. He died Jan. 16, 2007 at Central Washington Hospital. One of 11 children, he grew up in the Great Depression and left his home for Washington state in 1936. There he met Dorothy James of Monitor; they married Oct. 4, 1941, at the home of her uncle and aunt, Clarence and Betty James...
Jackie Romine (02/08/07)
Jackie Dean Romine, 55, was born May 22, 1951, in Salem, Ark., the son of Everett Romine and Deloris Frisbee Romine. He died Jan. 21, 2007, in West Plains, Mo. He was united in marriage Sept. 14, 1969, in Thayer to Jennie Thornton. He was a heavy equipment operator and was employed by Garnett Wood Products before becoming disabled...
Dorothy Vivian Franks (02/08/07)
Dorothy Vivian Franks, daughter of the late David Ray and Edith (Simpson) Cunningham, was born on Nov. 29, 1921, at Camp, Ark. She departed this life on Feb. 2, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 85. She was united in marriage to Troy Eugene Franks on Feb. 5, 1949, at Salem and to this union, five children were born...
Gladys Hudspeth (02/08/07)
Gladys Eillene Hudspeth, age 72, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Jan. 31, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born June 21, 1934, at Thomaston, Ga., the daughter of the late Thomas Joseph and Nannie Catherine (Gerald) Clark. She was a homemaker and a charter member of the Sovereign Grace Baptist Church at Bono...
Alice Lorean Frealy (02/08/07)
Alice Lorean Frealy was born July 2, 1921, at Smithton, Ark., the daughter of Eugene Stanley Frealy and Maggie Fay Tyner Frealy, the fourth of 10 children. She died peacefully on Jan. 15, 2007 at the age of 85. She graduated from Doniphan High School in 1942. She joined the U.S. Navy in August 1943, and was a "code breaker" during World War II receiving a unit citation medal for the work they did. She left the Navy in April 1946...
Dessie J. Vogel (02/08/07)
Dessie J. Vogel, daughter of Oba W. Johnson and Elva Taylor Johnson, was born Sept. 8, 1933, at Many Springs Community near Alton, Mo., and died Jan. 17, 2007, in Higginsville, Mo. She graduated from Alton High School, class of 1951. After graduation she lived in Kansas City, Mo., where she was employed with AT&T for 33 years, also serving as supervisor...
Mary Dean Puryear (02/08/07)
Mary Dean Puryear, 75, of Jonesboro died Jan. 29, 2007, at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Little Rock she lived most of her life in Jonesboro and Cherokee Village. She was of the Methodist faith and was a retired realtor with White Realty in Jonesboro...
Pamela (Foster) Morris (02/08/07)
Pamela K. (Foster) Morris of Paragould, was born Oct. 8, 1959, at the Bethesda Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Md., the daughter of David D. and Shirley M. Foster of Highland. She died Jan. 29, 2007, at the Methodist Hospital in Paragould at the age of 47...
Billy Wayne Ivey (02/08/07)
Billy Wayne Ivey, age 45, of Ozark Acres died Jan. 29, 2007, at his residence. Survivors include two brothers, Carl "Butch" Ivey of Mountain View, Joe Ivey of Blytheville; three sisters, Donna Mitchem of DeFuniah Springs, Fla., Diann Broom of Blytheville, and Betty Read of North Vernon, Ind...
Helen Sylvia Johnson (02/08/07)
Helen Sylvia Johnson, 85, a longtime Aberdeen, Wash., resident, died on Dec. 28, 2006. She was born in Ponder, Mo., March 20, 1921, the daughter of the late Grover and Winnie Snodgrass of Bardley, Mo., and into a family of five brothers and five sisters...
Velma Spickler (02/08/07)
Velma Spickler, 94, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born June 25, 1912, in Virden, Ill. the daughter of the late John and Lela (Frantz) Flory. She died Jan. 29, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Horseshoe Bend, the Lions Auxiliary and the United Methodist Women...
Eunice Johnson (02/08/07)
Eunice Laverne Johnson, 67, of Alton, Mo., was born July 27, 1939, in Alton, Mo., and died Jan. 27, 2007. She was united in marriage to Noel Gene Johnson on Aug. 9, 1956. She enjoyed southern gospel and blue grass gospel music, was a very talented piano player, a very good seamstress and wonderful cook who enjoyed making special things for her family and friends...
Nels E. Faught (02/08/07)
Nels E. Faught, 62, of Ash Flat, died Jan. 26, 2007, at the Ash Flat Healthcare Center. He was born on July 18, 1944, in Birmingham, Ala., the son of Nels Albert Faught and Mavia (McConnel) Faught. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He worked in sales for many years for Snap-On Tools before retiring...
Remi Nichole Ellis (02/08/07)
Remi Nichole Ellis, 5 months of Salem, died Jan. 25, 2007, in Salem. She was born Aug. 8, 2006, in Batesville, the daughter of Jamie Winsett and Justin Ellis. She is survived by her parents; one brother, Landon Cooper Winsett Ellis; maternal grandmother, Tess South of Salem; paternal grandmother, Sherie Ellis of Paragould; paternal grandfather Curtis Ellis of Ash Flat; paternal great-grandmother, Ruby Baldridge of Paragold; paternal great-grandparents, J.V. ...
Dixie Faye Allen (02/08/07)
Dixie Faye Allen of Camp, Ark., daughter of the late Cleveland Theodore and Simmie Mae (Sullivant) Sutherland, was born Jan. 20, 1924, at Camp. She died Jan. 30, 2007, at the Regency Hospital in Springdale, Ark., at the age of 83. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Franklin Allen on June 21, 1944, in Salem, and to this union three children were born. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother...
James L. Wilson (02/08/07)
James L. Wilson, 61, of Cave City died Jan. 29, 2007, at his home. He was born July 11, 1945, at Calamine, Ark., the son of James Albert and Nannie Josephine (Clem) Wilson. He was a timber worker and a member of the Mount View Missionary Baptist Church...
Lillian K. Niles (02/08/07)
Lillian K. Niles, 81, of Cherokee Village, was born Jan. 8, 1926, in Memphis, Tenn., the daughter of Edward Roy Niles and Gertrude (Borum) Niles. She died Jan. 30 2007 at the Ash Flat Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. She was a retired school teacher and taught in the Shelby County School System in Memphis for many years...
William E. Cowden (02/08/07)
William E. Cowden, 79, of Alton, formerly of Hardy, died Feb. 2, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. He was born on May 4, 1927, in Gillespie, Ill., the son of John and Mary (Hanley) Cowden. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He worked many years in the trucking industry and in construction. He moved to Hardy in 1976, and lived there until moving to Alton three years ago. He attended services at the Shekinah Tabernacle in Wirth, Ark...
Margery Huddle (02/08/07)
Margery Weeden Huddle, was born Jan. 17, 1916, in St. Joseph, Mo., the daughter of William Eugene Collins and Carrie May Larrabee Collins. She died on Jan. 28, 2007, in Cambridge, Minn., at the age of 91. She was united in marriage Jan. 2, 1934, in David City, Neb., to John W. Henson who preceded her in death...
Samuel E. Cochran (02/08/07)
Samuel E. Cochran, 67, was born Sept. 26, 1939, in Camp, Ark., the son of Arch Cochran and Lora Martin Cochran. He died Jan. 26, 2007, in Springfield, Mo. He was a retired garment worker and photographer. He enjoyed the outdoors, both planting and harvesting...
Mary Louise Smith (02/22/07)
Mary Louise (Willie) Smith, age 80, of Cave City, died Feb. 12, 2007, at her home. She was born Dec. 17, 1926, at Union City Tenn., the daughter of Bernie and Lily (Jackson) Willie. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She was precede in death by her parents; one son, Jimmie Ray Smith Jr.; and one brother, Jay Willie...
Mary Ellen Reed (02/22/07)
Mary Ellen Reed, was born the daughter of John I. Sloan and Dessa Switzer Sloan on Jan. 30, 1931, in Thayer, Mo., and died Feb. 13, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 76 years. She was united in marriage April 1, 1949, in Mammoth Spring to Charles Reed who preceded her in death Jan. 13, 1998...
Betty Jane Hughes (02/22/07)
Betty Jane Hughes, 75, of Cherokee Village, died Feb. 12, 2007, at her residence. She was born Jan. 23, 1932, in Alexandria, Ind., the daughter of Jesse Phillips Hall and Sarah Jane (Jenkins) Hall. She was united in marriage to Richard Hughes on Feb. 10, 1951, in Alexandria, Ind...
Glen Garrison (02/22/07)
Glen Garrison, age 64, of Hardy, formerly of Cabot, died Feb. 17, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born Dec. 12, 1942, at Memphis, Tenn., the son of James and Pearl Barrett Garrison. He was united in marriage to Mary Rice on Nov. 26, 1964, in Helena, Ark...
Clayton I. Dissinger (02/22/07)
Clayton I. Dissinger, 86, of Williford, died Feb. 15, 2007 at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. Dissinger was born March 18, 1920, in Bouton, Iowa, the son of John I. Dissinger and Alice (Kraus) Dissinger. He was a graduate of the Iowa State College with a degree in electrical engineering. He was a veteran of the United States Navy having served during World War II. He moved to Cherokee Village in 1998 from Iowa...
Carl David Godwin (02/22/07)
Carl David Godwin, of Salem, Ark., son of the late Ransom Elijah and Martila (Horton) Godwin, was born April 8, 1925, at Ash Flat, Ark., He died Feb. 13, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 81. He was united in marriage to Trellis Lorene Blankenship on Feb. 5, 1945, at Evening Shade, Ark., and to this union three children were born. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather...
Kitty Joe Harry (02/22/07)
Kitty Joe Harry, daughter of the late Luther Walker and Irene Butler Walker, was born, Feb. 7, 1923, at Armorel, Ark. She died Feb. 16, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 84 years. She was united in marriage to Harold Reginald Harry In March, 1937, at Armorel, Ark. To this union, four children were born. She was a homemaker and she was of the Baptist faith...
Arlie Mae Copeland (02/22/07)
Arlie Mae Copeland, daughter of William L. and Cora E. Bedwell Montgomery, was born on Oct. 31, 1910, in Mitchell, Ark. She died Feb. 11, 2007, at Camdenton, Windsor Estates in Camdenton, Mo. On Nov. 1, 1931, she was united in marriage to William E. Copeland, in Fulton County, Ark., and to this union one son, Donald, was born, who died at birth. Her husband also preceded her in death Aug. 7, 1967...
Obie Taunton (02/22/07)
Obie Taunton, age 94, of Ash Flat died Feb. 16, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born March 31, 1912, in West Bay, Fla. He was united in marriage to Pauline Glenn on Sept. 3, 1965, in Lynn Haven, Fla. She preceded him in death on Jan. 14, 2007. He was a retired Pentecostal minister...
Lowell Roscoe Kinder (02/22/07)
Lowell Roscoe Kinder, 71, of Centerton, Ark., died Feb.16, 2007, at Regency Hospital in Springdale, Ark. He was born June 29, 1935. in Sturkie, Ark., the son of Thomas Roscoe and Leona Grace (Ball) Kinder. He was united in marriage to Berta Jean (Hammond) Kinder on July 9, 1953. To this union five children were born: Ronald Gale Kinder, Debra Jean Kinder, Steven Royce Kinder, Richard Dean Kinder and Linda Carol (Kinder) Rohrbach...
Opal Dillinger (02/22/07)
Opal Ione Moore Dillinger, 85, daughter of the late James Moore and Mary Lou Gaither Moore, was born Aug. 21, 1921, at Byron, Ark. She died Feb. 12, 2007, at Hospice House in the Ozarks in Mountain Home. She was united in marriage to Hayden Gerald Dillinger on Dec. 27, 1941...
Patsy (Pat) Parker (02/15/07)
Patsy (Pat) Tucker Parker died Jan. 14, 2007, at her home in Mineral Wells, Texas. She was born April 28, 1932, in Bagwell, Texas, to Earl Mathis Tucker and Euna Faye Isenhower Tucker. She graduated from Salem High School in 1949 and moved to Mineral Wells in 1951...
Ben E. Taylor (02/15/07)
Ben E. Taylor, 92, of Batesville, formerly of Cave City, died Feb. 6, 2007, at the Wood Lawn Nursing Home in Batesville. He was born Dec. 8, 1914, at Evening Shade, Ark., to Sam and Leona (Arnold) Taylor. He was employed by the Corp of Engineers working on the Mississippi River...
Harold Kenneth Jackson (02/15/07)
Harold Kenneth Jackson was born the son of Alvah Jackson and Winnie Gualt Jackson on Aug. 25, 1921, in Myron, Ark. He died Feb. 6, 2007, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 85. He was united in marriage Jan. 2, 1943, in Salem to Lela Sheppard. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving his country during World War II. ...
Roger Odell Snow (02/15/07)
Roger Odell Snow, age 54, of Newport died Feb. 10, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born March 23, 1952, at Batesville, Ark., the son of Calvin C. and Vernia Mae (Felts) Snow. He was a past owner and administrator of Newport Health Care Nursing Home and a member of First Presbyterian Church at Newport...
Kenneth Eugene Trimble (02/15/07)
Kenneth Eugene Trimble, was born the son of Amos Trimble and Anna May Edwards Trimble on Jan. 14, 1926, in Cushing, Okla. He died Feb. 7, 2007, at the age of 81. He was united in marriage on March 6, 1948, in Salem, Ark., to Anna Lee Williams. Trimble was a veteran of the United States Army, serving as a medic during the Korean Conflict...
Florence Sellers (02/15/07)
Florence Rutledge Sellers was born Sept. 28, 1917 in Myrtle, Mo., the daughter of the late Thomas Rutledge and Octavia Sisk Rutledge. She died Feb. 8, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 89. She was united in marriage in 1934, in Fulton County, Ark., to Cloyd Sellers, who preceded her in death in 1977...
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders (02/15/07)
Mary A. (Pepper) Saunders, 63, of Overland Park, Kan., died Feb. 9, 2007, at The Greens at Creekside. She was born in Lepanto, Ark., and lived most of her life in the Kansas City area. She worked for Old America Insurance Company for 10 years before retiring. She graduated from Mammoth Spring High School...
Lois Evelyn Presley (02/15/07)
Lois Evelyn Presley, 93, was born the daughter of John Samuel Presley and Ollie May Huff Presley on July 19, 1913, in Alton, Mo., and died Feb. 3, 2007, in Salem, Ark. Presley was employed by Carter Carburetor in St. Louis, Mo., for many years, retiring at the age of 62. She was of the Baptist faith...
Daniel K. Russell (02/15/07)
Daniel K. Russell, 34, of Ash Flat, died Feb. 8, 2007, at Horseshoe Bend. He was born in Flint, Mich. He is survived by his father and step-mother, Lowell and Leola Russell of Ash Flat; his mother and step-father, Alice and Willie Scroggins; two brothers, Lowell Kelly Russell II and Jeremy M. Russell; two step-brothers, Kris Snow and Jeff Snow; one step-sister, Katie Snow; his grandfather, Theron Russell; his grandmother, Lois McKeny; his aunts and uncles; and six nieces and nephews...
Glen "Trapper" Reed (02/15/07)
Glen Allen "Trapper" Reed, 44, of Gatewood, Mo., was born Sept. 6, 1962, at West Plains, Mo., and died Feb. 2, 2007, after an extended illness. His enjoyments were his family, hunting and fishing and classic automobiles. He was a United States Navy veteran, serving his country as a medical corpsman. He continued to serve the community in his later years as a dispatcher for the Howell County Sheriff's Department...
Buena Vista Campbell (02/15/07)
Buena Vista Campbell of Salem, daughter of the late Willis Alexander Lane and Mary Ollie Painter Lane, was born Dec. 4, 1914, in Bexar, Ark. She died Feb. 8, 2007, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem at the age of 92. She was united in marriage to Herbert Norman Campbell on Jan. 2, 1932, in Calico Rock, Ark...
Della Jo Kirby (02/15/07)
Della Jo Kirby, 54, of Hardy, died Feb. 9, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Dec. 13, 1952, in Batesville, the daughter of Olen Burrow and Joline (Riley) Burrow. She worked as a CNA for the nursing home in Ash Flat. She was a member of the Spring River Baptist in Hardy...
Dorothy M. Jensen Linden (02/02/07)
Dorothy M. Jensen Linden was born on May 14, 1922, in Zearing, Ill., the daughter of John and Phillipina Bird. She died Jan. 19, 2007, in McAllen, Texas, at the age of 85. In 1943 she married Lt. Blaine Manahan, who preceded her in death in 1944 as an Army Air Corps pilot in World War II...
Jackie Romine (02/02/07)
Jackie Dean Romine was born May 22, 1951, in Salem, Ark., the son of Everett Romine and Deloris Frisbee Romine. He died Jan. 21, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 55. He was united in marriage Sept. 14, 1969, in Thayer to Jennie Thornton. He was a heavy equipment operator and was employed by Garnett Wood Products before becoming disabled...
William "Bill" Watson (02/02/07)
William "Bill" Watson, 69, died Jan. 21, 2007, in Corpus Christi, Texas. Watson was born Jan. 1, 1938, in Viola, Ark., the son of Ray and Mildred Watson. He graduated from Hamburg High School in Hamburg, Ark. He received his B.S. at the University of Arkansas at Monticello and his master's at Antioch University...
J. W. Agee (02/02/07)
J. W. Agee was born the son of Monroe Dean Agee and Clara Seina Brown Agee on Aug. 21, 1924, in Paragould, Ark. He died Jan. 16, 2007 in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 82. He was united in marriage May 3, 1947, in Paragould, to Bonnie Lea Diles. He was a veteran, serving in the United States Army during World War I...
LeRoy "Hap" Davis (02/02/07)
LeRoy "Hap" Davis, age 86, of Alton, was born Sept. 1, 1920, in Kansas City, Kan., and died Jan. 18, 2007, at his home. While living in Northlake, Ill., Davis led two pledge drives which resulted in the erection of the St. John Viany Catholic Church and School. He was a member of the Holy Name Society and was an associate director of Pony and Little League baseball...
Mary Etta Steel (02/02/07)
Mary Etta Steel, 87, of Cherokee Village was born May 28, 1919, in Elkhart, Texas, the daughter of the late Thomas and Lula (Barfield) Clark. She died Jan. 24, 2007, in Ash Flat. She moved to Cherokee Village two years ago from Anson Texas. Steel was a homemaker...
Myrtle H. Cameron (02/02/07)
Myrtle H. Cameron, age 72, of Alton, was born March 10, 1934, in Illinois. She died Jan. 19, 2007, at St. John's hospital in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include three children, Roger Burchfield of Alton, Catherine Sue Hudgens of Mesa, Ariz., and Hollis Burchfield Jr. of Indianapolis, Ind.; two brothers, J.R. Elser of Kentucky and Glen Elser of Arizona; a sister, Bertha Woods of Mesa, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren...
Jackson Cooper Danley (02/02/07)
Jackson Cooper Danley died Jan. 18, 2007, at the age of two months and three days. He was born Nov. 15, 2006, the son of James Cordell Danley and Lyndsay Michelle Burkhart. He is also survived by his maternal grandmother, Cathy Baldridge Burkhart of Paragould; a special friend, Wayne Howard and Uncle Garrett Burkhart, all of Paragould; maternal grandfather, Mike Burkhart and wife Lisa of Henderson, Ark.; paternal grandparents, Kim Horrell Danley of Paragould and Jimmy Danley of Black Rock, Ark.; maternal great-grandparents, Jack and Mildred Burkhart of West Plains; paternal great-grandparents, Ruby Baldridge and the late V.L. ...
Carol May Winnett (02/02/07)
Carol May Swadley Winnett, daughter of the late William Edward Swadley and Pearl Marie Foster Swadley was born June 2, 1939, in Gassville, Ark. She died Jan. 21, 2007, at her home in Myron, Ark., at the age of 67. She was united in marriage to Cecil Winnett on Jan. 12, 1959, and to this union four children were born. She was of the Church of Christ faith...
Ernest Reed (02/02/07)
Ernest Reed, 51, of Hardy, formerly of Beverly, Ky., died Jan. 25, 2007, at his home. He was born on April 23, 1955, in Beverly, the son of George and Edith (Shelly) Reed. He served in the United States Army from 1972 until 1975. He moved to Arizona in 1988 and married Bernice Diane Burnett in February of 1989. The Reeds moved to Arkansas in January of 2002 to Pochaontas. They bought land in Hardy in 2003, where they made their home...
Gerald (Jerry) Hobbs (02/02/07)
Gerald (Jerry) Hobbs of Ash Flat, Ark., son of the late Maurice and Lillian (Rose) Hobbs was born on Oct. 14, 1930, in Lyndon, Kan. He died Jan. 22, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center at the age of 76. Hobbs was married to Iva Aldine Parks on Oct. 26, 1963, at Las Vegas, Nev. He worked as an electrician for St. Francis Hospital in Topeka, Kan...
Minnie A. Marsh (02/02/07)
Minnie Alice Marsh, 99, of Marshall, Mo., was born Oct. 23, 1907, in Saline County, Mo., the daughter of the late Warren A. Smith and Minnie Alice Cald-well Smith. She died Jan. 5, 2007, at Big Bend Retreat in Slater. On Aug. 7, 1928, in Saline County, she married John Lester Marsh, who preceded her in death on June 24, 1990...
Idella (Huskey) Matlock (02/02/07)
Idella (Huskey) Crabtree Matlock, age 97, of Dermott, formerly of Cave City, was born Aug. 8, 1909, at Tuckerman, Ark., the daughter of the late George Thomas and Lena Frances Huskey. She died Jan. 22, 2007, at the Chicot Memorial Hospital in Lake Village...
Dennis Arthur Petersen (02/02/07)
Dennis Arthur Petersen, 63, of Cherokee Village died Jan. 26, 2007. He was born Nov. 7, 1943, the son of Bernice Beeh and Paul Petersen in Chicago, Ill. He lived most of his life in Kankakee, Ill. He attended Kankakee Senior High School, graduating with the class of 1961. After graduation he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps attaining the rank of Lance Corporal and was honorably discharged in 1967. On Aug. 9, 1969, he married Angela Marie Adamo...
Barbara Kay Malin (02/02/07)
Barbara Kay Malin, 66, of Cherokee Village, died Jan. 26, 2007, at her home. She is survived by her husband, Leslie W. Malin; two daughters, Marty McNevin and Mitzi Gellman; and three granddaughters, Paula McNevin and Carrie and Annie Gellman. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date...
Alice Lorean Frealy (02/02/07)
Alice Lorean Frealy was born July 2, 1921, at Smithton, Ark., the daughter of Eugene Stanley Frealy and Maggie Fay Tyner Frealy, the fourth of 10 children. She died peacefully on Jan. 15, 2007 at the age of 85. She graduated from Doniphan High School in 1942. She joined the U.S. Navy in August 1943, and was a "code breaker" during World War II receiving a unit citation medal for the work they did. She left the Navy in April 1946...
Nels E. Faught (02/02/07)
Nels E. Faught, 62, of Ash Flat, died Jan. 26, 2007, at the Ash Flat Healthcare Center. He was born on July 18, 1944, in Birmingham, Ala., the son of Nels Albert Faught and Mavia (McConnel) Faught. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He worked in sales for many years for Snap-On Tools before retiring...
Dorothy Vivian Franks (02/08/07)
Dorothy Vivian Franks, daughter of the late David Ray and Edith (Simpson) Cunningham, was born on Nov. 29, 1921, at Camp, Ark. She departed this life on Feb. 2, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 85. She was united in marriage to Troy Eugene Franks on Feb. 5, 1949, at Salem and to this union, five children were born...
Pamela (Foster) Morris (02/08/07)
Pamela K. (Foster) Morris of Paragould, was born Oct. 8, 1959, at the Bethesda Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Md., the daughter of David D. and Shirley M. Foster of Highland. She died Jan. 29, 2007, at the Methodist Hospital in Paragould at the age of 47...
Mary Dean Puryear (02/08/07)
Mary Dean Puryear, 75, of Jonesboro died Jan. 29, 2007, at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Little Rock she lived most of her life in Jonesboro and Cherokee Village. She was of the Methodist faith and was a retired realtor with White Realty in Jonesboro...
Gladys Hudspeth (02/08/07)
Gladys Eillene Hudspeth, age 72, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Jan. 31, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born June 21, 1934, at Thomaston, Ga., the daughter of the late Thomas Joseph and Nannie Catherine (Gerald) Clark. She was a homemaker and a charter member of the Sovereign Grace Baptist Church at Bono...
Dessie J. Vogel (02/08/07)
Dessie J. Vogel, daughter of Oba W. Johnson and Elva Taylor Johnson, was born Sept. 8, 1933, at Many Springs Community near Alton, Mo., and died Jan. 17, 2007, in Higginsville, Mo. She graduated from Alton High School, class of 1951. After graduation she lived in Kansas City, Mo., where she was employed with AT&T for 33 years, also serving as supervisor...
Dixie Faye Allen (02/08/07)
Dixie Faye Allen of Camp, Ark., daughter of the late Cleveland Theodore and Simmie Mae (Sullivant) Sutherland, was born Jan. 20, 1924, at Camp. She died Jan. 30, 2007, at the Regency Hospital in Springdale, Ark., at the age of 83. She was united in marriage to Kenneth Franklin Allen on June 21, 1944, in Salem, and to this union three children were born. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother...
Alice Lorean Frealy (02/08/07)
Alice Lorean Frealy was born July 2, 1921, at Smithton, Ark., the daughter of Eugene Stanley Frealy and Maggie Fay Tyner Frealy, the fourth of 10 children. She died peacefully on Jan. 15, 2007 at the age of 85. She graduated from Doniphan High School in 1942. She joined the U.S. Navy in August 1943, and was a "code breaker" during World War II receiving a unit citation medal for the work they did. She left the Navy in April 1946...
Jackie Romine (02/08/07)
Jackie Dean Romine, 55, was born May 22, 1951, in Salem, Ark., the son of Everett Romine and Deloris Frisbee Romine. He died Jan. 21, 2007, in West Plains, Mo. He was united in marriage Sept. 14, 1969, in Thayer to Jennie Thornton. He was a heavy equipment operator and was employed by Garnett Wood Products before becoming disabled...
Denny Horton (02/08/07)
Denny Horton was born Oct. 1, 1915, in Ash Flat, Ark., the son of the late Alton and Crystal Horton. He died Jan. 16, 2007 at Central Washington Hospital. One of 11 children, he grew up in the Great Depression and left his home for Washington state in 1936. There he met Dorothy James of Monitor; they married Oct. 4, 1941, at the home of her uncle and aunt, Clarence and Betty James...
Billy Wayne Ivey (02/08/07)
Billy Wayne Ivey, age 45, of Ozark Acres died Jan. 29, 2007, at his residence. Survivors include two brothers, Carl "Butch" Ivey of Mountain View, Joe Ivey of Blytheville; three sisters, Donna Mitchem of DeFuniah Springs, Fla., Diann Broom of Blytheville, and Betty Read of North Vernon, Ind...
Helen Sylvia Johnson (02/08/07)
Helen Sylvia Johnson, 85, a longtime Aberdeen, Wash., resident, died on Dec. 28, 2006. She was born in Ponder, Mo., March 20, 1921, the daughter of the late Grover and Winnie Snodgrass of Bardley, Mo., and into a family of five brothers and five sisters...
Lillian K. Niles (02/08/07)
Lillian K. Niles, 81, of Cherokee Village, was born Jan. 8, 1926, in Memphis, Tenn., the daughter of Edward Roy Niles and Gertrude (Borum) Niles. She died Jan. 30 2007 at the Ash Flat Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. She was a retired school teacher and taught in the Shelby County School System in Memphis for many years...
James L. Wilson (02/08/07)
James L. Wilson, 61, of Cave City died Jan. 29, 2007, at his home. He was born July 11, 1945, at Calamine, Ark., the son of James Albert and Nannie Josephine (Clem) Wilson. He was a timber worker and a member of the Mount View Missionary Baptist Church...
Velma Spickler (02/08/07)
Velma Spickler, 94, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born June 25, 1912, in Virden, Ill. the daughter of the late John and Lela (Frantz) Flory. She died Jan. 29, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was a member of the United Methodist Church of Horseshoe Bend, the Lions Auxiliary and the United Methodist Women...
Eunice Johnson (02/08/07)
Eunice Laverne Johnson, 67, of Alton, Mo., was born July 27, 1939, in Alton, Mo., and died Jan. 27, 2007. She was united in marriage to Noel Gene Johnson on Aug. 9, 1956. She enjoyed southern gospel and blue grass gospel music, was a very talented piano player, a very good seamstress and wonderful cook who enjoyed making special things for her family and friends...
Remi Nichole Ellis (02/08/07)
Remi Nichole Ellis, 5 months of Salem, died Jan. 25, 2007, in Salem. She was born Aug. 8, 2006, in Batesville, the daughter of Jamie Winsett and Justin Ellis. She is survived by her parents; one brother, Landon Cooper Winsett Ellis; maternal grandmother, Tess South of Salem; paternal grandmother, Sherie Ellis of Paragould; paternal grandfather Curtis Ellis of Ash Flat; paternal great-grandmother, Ruby Baldridge of Paragold; paternal great-grandparents, J.V. ...
Nels E. Faught (02/08/07)
Nels E. Faught, 62, of Ash Flat, died Jan. 26, 2007, at the Ash Flat Healthcare Center. He was born on July 18, 1944, in Birmingham, Ala., the son of Nels Albert Faught and Mavia (McConnel) Faught. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He worked in sales for many years for Snap-On Tools before retiring...
William E. Cowden (02/08/07)
William E. Cowden, 79, of Alton, formerly of Hardy, died Feb. 2, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. He was born on May 4, 1927, in Gillespie, Ill., the son of John and Mary (Hanley) Cowden. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He worked many years in the trucking industry and in construction. He moved to Hardy in 1976, and lived there until moving to Alton three years ago. He attended services at the Shekinah Tabernacle in Wirth, Ark...
Samuel E. Cochran (02/08/07)
Samuel E. Cochran, 67, was born Sept. 26, 1939, in Camp, Ark., the son of Arch Cochran and Lora Martin Cochran. He died Jan. 26, 2007, in Springfield, Mo. He was a retired garment worker and photographer. He enjoyed the outdoors, both planting and harvesting...
Margery Huddle (02/08/07)
Margery Weeden Huddle, was born Jan. 17, 1916, in St. Joseph, Mo., the daughter of William Eugene Collins and Carrie May Larrabee Collins. She died on Jan. 28, 2007, in Cambridge, Minn., at the age of 91. She was united in marriage Jan. 2, 1934, in David City, Neb., to John W. Henson who preceded her in death...
Betty Jane Hughes (02/22/07)
Betty Jane Hughes, 75, of Cherokee Village, died Feb. 12, 2007, at her residence. She was born Jan. 23, 1932, in Alexandria, Ind., the daughter of Jesse Phillips Hall and Sarah Jane (Jenkins) Hall. She was united in marriage to Richard Hughes on Feb. 10, 1951, in Alexandria, Ind...
Carl David Godwin (02/22/07)
Carl David Godwin, of Salem, Ark., son of the late Ransom Elijah and Martila (Horton) Godwin, was born April 8, 1925, at Ash Flat, Ark., He died Feb. 13, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 81. He was united in marriage to Trellis Lorene Blankenship on Feb. 5, 1945, at Evening Shade, Ark., and to this union three children were born. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather...
Obie Taunton (02/22/07)
Obie Taunton, age 94, of Ash Flat died Feb. 16, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born March 31, 1912, in West Bay, Fla. He was united in marriage to Pauline Glenn on Sept. 3, 1965, in Lynn Haven, Fla. She preceded him in death on Jan. 14, 2007. He was a retired Pentecostal minister...
Mary Ellen Reed (02/22/07)
Mary Ellen Reed, was born the daughter of John I. Sloan and Dessa Switzer Sloan on Jan. 30, 1931, in Thayer, Mo., and died Feb. 13, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 76 years. She was united in marriage April 1, 1949, in Mammoth Spring to Charles Reed who preceded her in death Jan. 13, 1998...
Arlie Mae Copeland (02/22/07)
Arlie Mae Copeland, daughter of William L. and Cora E. Bedwell Montgomery, was born on Oct. 31, 1910, in Mitchell, Ark. She died Feb. 11, 2007, at Camdenton, Windsor Estates in Camdenton, Mo. On Nov. 1, 1931, she was united in marriage to William E. Copeland, in Fulton County, Ark., and to this union one son, Donald, was born, who died at birth. Her husband also preceded her in death Aug. 7, 1967...
Mary Louise Smith (02/22/07)
Mary Louise (Willie) Smith, age 80, of Cave City, died Feb. 12, 2007, at her home. She was born Dec. 17, 1926, at Union City Tenn., the daughter of Bernie and Lily (Jackson) Willie. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She was precede in death by her parents; one son, Jimmie Ray Smith Jr.; and one brother, Jay Willie...
Clayton I. Dissinger (02/22/07)
Clayton I. Dissinger, 86, of Williford, died Feb. 15, 2007 at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. Dissinger was born March 18, 1920, in Bouton, Iowa, the son of John I. Dissinger and Alice (Kraus) Dissinger. He was a graduate of the Iowa State College with a degree in electrical engineering. He was a veteran of the United States Navy having served during World War II. He moved to Cherokee Village in 1998 from Iowa...
Glen Garrison (02/22/07)
Glen Garrison, age 64, of Hardy, formerly of Cabot, died Feb. 17, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born Dec. 12, 1942, at Memphis, Tenn., the son of James and Pearl Barrett Garrison. He was united in marriage to Mary Rice on Nov. 26, 1964, in Helena, Ark...
Opal Dillinger (02/22/07)
Opal Ione Moore Dillinger, 85, daughter of the late James Moore and Mary Lou Gaither Moore, was born Aug. 21, 1921, at Byron, Ark. She died Feb. 12, 2007, at Hospice House in the Ozarks in Mountain Home. She was united in marriage to Hayden Gerald Dillinger on Dec. 27, 1941...
Kitty Joe Harry (02/22/07)
Kitty Joe Harry, daughter of the late Luther Walker and Irene Butler Walker, was born, Feb. 7, 1923, at Armorel, Ark. She died Feb. 16, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 84 years. She was united in marriage to Harold Reginald Harry In March, 1937, at Armorel, Ark. To this union, four children were born. She was a homemaker and she was of the Baptist faith...
Lowell Roscoe Kinder (02/22/07)
Lowell Roscoe Kinder, 71, of Centerton, Ark., died Feb.16, 2007, at Regency Hospital in Springdale, Ark. He was born June 29, 1935. in Sturkie, Ark., the son of Thomas Roscoe and Leona Grace (Ball) Kinder. He was united in marriage to Berta Jean (Hammond) Kinder on July 9, 1953. To this union five children were born: Ronald Gale Kinder, Debra Jean Kinder, Steven Royce Kinder, Richard Dean Kinder and Linda Carol (Kinder) Rohrbach...
Winston Romine (02/27/07)
Winston Romine of Heart, Ark., son of the late Thomas Romine and Mae Karnes Romine, was born June 27, 1915, at Heart. He died Feb. 20, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home at the age of 91. He was united in marriage to Jane Deavers on Aug. 20, 1936, at Heart, Ark. He was a farmer and a carpenter and was a member of the Heart Baptist Church...
William E. Cowden (02/06/07)
William E. Cowden, 79, of Alton, formerly of Hardy, died Feb. 2, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. He was born on May 4, 1927, in Gillespie, Ill., the son of John and Mary (Hanley) Cowden. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He worked many years in the trucking industry and in construction. He moved to Hardy in 1976, and lived there until moving to Alton three years ago. He attended services at the Shekinah Tabernacle in Wirth, Ark...
Shirley Yvonne Milligan Wigginton (02/20/07)
Shirley Yvonne Milligan Wigginton, age 69, of Grange, Ark., died Feb. 16, 2007, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born Dec. 25, 1937, at Belmont, Ark., to Finis Ewin and Martha Lottie (Moore) Milligan. She was united in marriage to John. ...
Sherman Dewayne Oakes (02/27/07)
Sherman Dewayne Oakes, age 58, of Hardy, died Feb. 2, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born Jan. 8, 1949, in Hardy, the son of the late Alfred and Thelma Byers Oakes. He was a retired truck driver and a member of the Banks Baptist Church near Hardy...
Roger Odell Snow (02/13/07)
Roger Odell Snow, age 54, of Newport died Feb. 10, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born March 23, 1952, at Batesville, Ark., the son of Calvin C. and Vernia Mae (Felts) Snow. He was a past owner and administrator of Newport Health Care Nursing Home and a member of First Presbyterian Church at Newport...
Remi Nichole Ellis (02/06/07)
Remi Nichole Ellis, 5 months of Salem, died Jan. 25, 2007, in Salem. She was born Aug. 8, 2006, in Batesville, the daughter of Jamie Winsett and Justin Ellis. She is survived by her parents; one brother, Landon Cooper Winsett Ellis; maternal grandmother, Tess South of Salem; paternal grandmother, Sherie Ellis of Paragould; paternal grandfather Curtis Ellis of Ash Flat; paternal great-grandmother, Ruby Baldridge of Paragould; paternal great-grandparents, J.V. ...
Paul Russell Nau (02/20/07)
Paul Russell Nau, 92, of Topsham, Maine died Feb. 4, 2007, at Amenity Manor. He was born in Burlington, Iowa on Sept. 29, 1914, a son of Russell W. Nau and Bessie (Headley) Nau. He attended Burlington High School and graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in mechanical engineering...
Pamela (Foster) Morris (02/06/07)
Pamela K. (Foster) Morris of Paragould, was born Oct. 8, 1959, at the Bethesda Naval Hospital in Bethesda, Md., the daughter of David D. and Shirley M. Foster of Highland. She died Jan. 29, 2007, at the Methodist Hospital in Paragould at the age of 47...
Obie Taunton (02/20/07)
Obie Taunton, age 94, of Ash Flat died Feb. 16, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born March 31, 1912, in West Bay, Fla. He was united in marriage to Pauline Glenn on Sept. 3, 1965, in Lynn Haven, Fla. She preceded him in death on Jan. 14, 2007. He was a retired Pentecostal minister...
Mary Louise Smith (02/20/07)
Mary Louise (Willie) Smith, age 80, of Cave City, died Feb. 12, 2007, at her home. She was born Dec. 17, 1926, at Union City Tenn., the daughter of Bernie and Lily (Jackson) Willie. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Jimmie Ray Smith Jr.; and one brother, Jay Willie...
Mary Dean Puryear (02/06/07)
Mary Dean Puryear, 75, of Jonesboro died Jan. 29, 2007, at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Little Rock she lived most of her life in Jonesboro and Cherokee Village. She was of the Methodist faith and was a retired Realtor with White Realty in Jonesboro...
Lowell Roscoe Kinder (02/20/07)
Lowell Roscoe Kinder, 71, of Centerton, Ark., died Feb.16, 2007, at Regency Hospital in Springdale, Ark. He was born June 29, 1935. in Sturkie, Ark., to Thomas Roscoe and Leona Grace (Ball) Kinder. He was united in marriage to Berta Jean (Hammond) Kinder on July 9, 1953. To this union five children were born: Ronald Gale Kinder, Debra Jean Kinder, Steven Royce Kinder, Richard Dean Kinder and Linda Carol (Kinder) Rohrbach...
Lillian K. Niles (02/06/07)
Lillian K. Niles, 81, of Cherokee Village, was born Jan. 8, 1926, in Memphis, Tenn., the daughter of Edward Roy Niles and Gertrude (Borum) Niles. She died Jan. 30, 2007, at the Ash Flat Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. She was a retired school teacher and taught in the Shelby County School System in Memphis for many years...
Lora Jefflean Horton (02/27/07)
Lora Jefflean Horton, age 80, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Hardy, Ark., died Feb. 21, 2007, at St. Anthony Regional Medical Center in St. Louis. She was born Feb. 3, 1927, at Hardy, the daughter of the late Alec and Belle Shelly Spurlock. She was united in marriage to Leroy Horton on March 13, 1948, in Hardy; he preceded her in death on Feb. 20, 1991...
Kitty Joe Harry (02/20/07)
Kitty Joe Harry, daughter of the late Luther Walker and Irene Butler Walker, was born, Feb. 7, 1923, at Armorel, Ark. She died Feb. 16, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 84 years. She was united in marriage to Harold Reginald Harry In March, 1937, at Armorel, Ark. To this union, four children were born. She was a homemaker and she was of the Baptist faith...
James L. Wilson (02/06/07)
James L. Wilson, 61, of Cave City died Jan. 27, 2007, at his home. He was born July 11, 1945, at Calamine, Ark., the son of James Albert and Nannie Josephine (Clem) Wilson. He was a timber worker and a member of the Mount View Missionary Baptist Church...
John Louis Myren (02/27/07)
John Louis Myren was born in Minneapolis, Minn., on Aug. 25, 1942, and died at his home in Cherokee Village on Feb. 23, 2007. His early years were spent in the Twin Cities area. He graduated from Anoka High School, Anoka, Minn., in 1960. As a young man, he was able to fulfill his dream of being a musician and traveling with a band. Throughout the remainder of his life, he continued to play and enjoy music and entertaining...
Joan Crum (02/27/07)
Joan Crum, 73, died Feb. 18, 2007, at Sunrise Assisted Living in Fort Wayne, Ind. Born in Jay County, Ind., she was a homemaker and also worked at GE for a number of years. She was a loving mother and grandmother and enjoyed cooking, sewing, fishing and especially community service...
Harold Kenneth Jackson (02/13/07)
Harold Kenneth Jackson was born the son of Alvah Jackson and Winnie Gualt Jackson on Aug. 25, 1921, in Myron, Ark. He died Feb. 6, 2007, in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 85. He was united in marriage Jan. 2, 1943, in Salem to Lela Sheppard. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving his country during World War II. ...
Gladys Hudspeth (02/06/07)
Gladys Eillene Hudspeth, age 72, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Jan. 31, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born June 21, 1934, at Thomaston, Ga., the daughter of the late Thomas Joseph and Nannie Catherine (Gerald) Clark. She was a homemaker and a charter member of the Sovereign Grace Baptist Church at Bono...
Glen Garrison (02/20/07)
Glen Garrison, age 64, of Hardy, formerly of Cabot, died Feb. 17, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was born Dec. 12, 1942, at Memphis, Tenn., the son of James and Pearl Barrett Garrison. He was united in marriage to Mary Rice on Nov. 26, 1964, in Helena, Ark...
Frances Hugh Tanner (02/27/07)
Frances Hugh Tanner of Wiseman, son of the late Herman Tanner and Annie Langston Tanner, was born Feb. 11, 1918, at Elizabeth, Ark. He died Feb. 20, 2007, at Randolph County Hospital in Pocahontas at the age of 89. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. ...
Elizabeth "Betts" Roth (02/27/07)
Elizabeth Ann "Betts" Roth, of Cherokee Village, a retired educator and author, died Feb. 23, 2007, at the age of 87. A long time resident of Cherokee Village Betts was born in Duluth, Minn., on March 19, 1919, the only child of her parents, Ivy N. and Alois T. Roth, now deceased...
Daniel K. Russell (02/13/07)
Daniel K. Russell, 34, of Ash Flat, died Feb. 8, 2007, at Horseshoe Bend. He was born in Flint, Mich. He is survived by: his father and step-mother, Lowell and Leola Russell of Ash Flat; his mother and step-father, Alice and Willie Scroggins; two brothers, Lowell Kelly Russell II and Jeremy M. Russell; two step-brothers, Kris Snow and Jeff Snow; one step-sister, Katie Snow; his grandfather, Theron Russell; his grandmother, Lois McKeny; his aunts and uncles; and six nieces and nephews...
Della Jo Kirby (02/13/07)
Della Jo Kirby, 54, of Hardy, died Feb. 9, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Dec. 13, 1952, in Batesville, the daughter of Olen Burrow and Joline (Riley) Burrow. She worked as a CNA for the nursing home in Ash Flat. She was a member of the Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Donald James (02/27/07)
Donald James of Horseshoe Bend formerly of Kirksville, Mo., and La Porte, Texas, died at the age of 86 on Feb. 16, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. He was born Aug. 30, 1920, the son of the late Asa Clifford James and Maggie Marie Shelton James in Adair County, Mo...
Denny Horton (02/06/07)
Denny Horton was born Oct. 1, 1915, in Ash Flat, Ark., the son of the late Alton and Crystal Horton. He died Jan. 16, 2007 at Central Washington Hospital. One of 11 children, he grew up during the Great Depression and left his home for Washington state in 1936. There he met Dorothy James of Monitor; they married Oct. 4, 1941, at the home of her uncle and aunt, Clarence and Betty James...
Carol May Winnett (02/06/07)
Carol May Swadley Winnett, daughter of the late William Edward Swadley and Pearl Marie Foster Swadley, was born June 3, 1939, in Gassville, Ark. She died Jan. 21, 2007, at her home in Myron, Ark., at the age of 67. She was united in marriage to Cecil Winnett on Jan. 12, 1959, and to this union four children were born. She was of the Church of Christ faith...
Casey Lee Herron (02/27/07)
Casey Lee Herron, 17, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Feb. 15, 2007, in Hardy. He was born Dec. 21, 1989, in Batesville the son of David Herron and Trina Evans Womble. He had attended both Highland and Williford schools. He is survived by: his mother, Trina Womble of Cherokee Village; his father, David Herron of Ozark Acres; his maternal grandmother, Donna Evans of Hardy; five brothers, Benny Joe Leija, Garrett Leija, Zahery Leija, Bruce Womble and Trevor Sitze all of Cherokee Village; one step-brother, Clayton Sitze of Cherokee Village; a very special friend, John Sitze of Cherokee Village; and many other relatives and friends.. ...
Carl David Godwin (02/20/07)
Carl David Godwin, of Salem, son of the late Ransom Elijah and Martila (Horton) Godwin, was born April 8, 1925, at Ash Flat, He died Feb. 13, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 81. He was united in marriage to Trellis Lorene Blankenship on Feb. 5, 1945, at Evening Shade, and to this union three children were born. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather...
Clayton Dissinger (02/20/07)
Clayton I. Dissinger, 86, of Williford, died Feb. 15, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. Dissinger was born March 18, 1920, in Bouton, Iowa, the son of John I. Dissinger and Alice (Kraus) Dissinger. He was a graduate of Iowa State College with a degree in electrical engineering. He was a veteran of the United States Navy having served during World War II. He moved to Cherokee Village in 1998 from Iowa...
Bernice Walker Smith (02/27/07)
Bernice Walker Smith, 87, of Glencoe died Feb. 20, 2007, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Nov. 12, 1919, in Wiseman, the daughter of Alex Hull Walker and Ruth Elizabeth (Morton) Walker. She married Lowell Dean Smith, Nov. 23, 1940. She was a homemaker, dairy farmer and a lifetime member of the Assembly of God Church...
Billy Wayne Ivey (02/06/07)
Billy Wayne Ivey, age 45, of Ozark Acres died Jan. 29, 2007, at his residence. Survivors include: two brothers, Carl "Butch" Ivey of Mountain View, Joe Ivey of Blytheville; three sisters, Donna Mitchem of DeFunia Springs, Fla., Diann Broom of Blytheville and Betty Read of North Vernon, Ind...
Ben E. Taylor (02/13/07)
Ben E. Taylor, 92, of Batesville, formerly of Cave City, died Feb. 6, 2007, at the Wood Lawn Nursing Home in Batesville. He was born Dec. 8, 1914, at Evening Shade, Ark., to Sam and Leona (Arnold) Taylor. He was employed by the Corp of Engineers working on the Mississippi River; a U.S. Army veteran having served during World War II; and a member of the Matlock Road Church of God in Cave City...