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Obituaries from June 2007

Harold "Pete" Butler (06/27/07)
Harold "Otis" Pete Butler, was born the son of Fred Lee Butler and Cora Bell Fuller Butler on Aug. 30, 1919, in Koshkonong, Mo., and died June 18, 2007, at his home near Koshkonong, at the age of 87. He was united in marriage Sept. 8, 1945, at Salem, Ark., to Venita Hutson. He was a life-long livestock farmer, and an avid hunter and fisherman...
Charles Allen Sancillo (06/27/07)
Charles Allen Sancillo, 19, of Hardy, Ark., died June 21, 2007, at his residence. He was born May 14, 1988, in Munster, Ind., the son of Charles Andrew Sancillo and Leeanna Joyce McIntosh. He moved to Arkansas with his family in 1999 from Gary, Ind. He began school at the Highland School District and graduated in May of 2007...
Donald Stokes Sr. (06/27/07)
Donald LeRoy Stokes, Sr., 76, of Cherokee Village, Ark., formerly of Ham Lake, Minn., died June 20, 2007. He was born Aug. 28, 1930, in Leonard, Minn., the son of the late William Stokes and Myrtle (Potter)?Stokes. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps...
Emma Jones (06/27/07)
Ema Jones, 88, of Harrison, Ark., died June 18, 2007, at Golden Living/Hilltop Nursing Center in Harrison. She was born Nov. 12, 1918, the daughter of Walter A. and Leora Francis (Couch) Jackson. She had moved to the Harrison area many years ago from Agnos, Ark., and was a member of the Church of Christ...
Marcell Tanner (06/27/07)
Marcell Tanner, of Oxford, Ark., son of the late Floyd and Eva Hickman Tanner, was born June 21, 1928, in Fulton County, Elizabeth, Ark. He died June 22, 2007, at the Hospice House of the Ozarks in Mountain?Home at the age of 79. He was united in marriage to Mary Lou Merrell on Nov. 19, 1955, at Viola, Ark. To this union three children were born...
Amon Lloyd Burrow (06/27/07)
Amon Lloyd Burrow, 77, of Myrtle, Mo., was born Jan. 19, 1930, in Myrtle, Mo., the son of Amon Nolan Burrow and Vestia Dessie Bryant-Burrow. He died June 16, 2007, at his home. Survivors include: his wife Rosetta of the home; seven children, Michael Burrow, Terry Burrow and wife Michelle, Richard Burrow and Cheryl Clements all of Myrtle, Helen Dover of Ravenden, Ark., James Burrow of Coloma, Mich. ...
Shirley M. Walker (06/27/07)
Shirley M. Walker, 53, of Hardy, Ark., died June 20, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. She was born on Dec. 20, 1953, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Royce Garland and Mildred (White) Garland. She worked many years in Osceola for American Greetings and then moved to Hardy and worked for the Cherokee Frame Company...
Marian Nielsen (06/27/07)
Marian Nielsen, 76, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died June 18, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born Jan. 17, 1931, in Cicero, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Jenny Buchal. She was a homemaker and member of the United Methodist Church in Ingallside, Ill...
Lois (Dickey) James (06/27/07)
Lois Willene (Dickey) James, 79, of Cave City, Ark., residing at Rolling Hills Nursing Center in Batesville, died June 18, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born July 9, 1927, at Poughkeepsie, Ark., the daughter of the late Lawson and Ethel (Eason) Dickey...
Gerald Kenneth King (06/27/07)
Gerald Kenneth King, 77, who resided with his wife Marie Arnold Bailey King of Franklin, Ark., died June 18, 2007, at his home in Franklin. He had been a patient in the care of the Izard County Hospice since April 7, 2007. He was born Sept. 20, 1929, in Uniontown, Pa., the son of the late Mr. and Mr. Robert H. King...
Paul Gene Garland (06/27/07)
Paul Gene Garland, of Salem, Ark., son of the late James and Orpha (Morgan) Garland, was born June 19, 1935, in Saline County, Ark. He died June 23, 2007, at his home near Salem, Ark., at the age of 72. He was united in marriage to Mary Letta Taylor on Sept. 12, 1957, at Coloma, Mich., and to this union three children were born.?...
Adam Lane French (06/06/07)
Adam Lane French, 14, was born March 19, 1993, in Jonesboro, Ark., the son of John and Terri French of Hardy, Ark. He died May 25, 2007, in Memphis, Tenn. Adam dedicated his life to Christ on May 29, 2005. He attended the Highland Assembly of God Church...
Leroy Alfred Breeden (06/06/07)
Leroy Alfred Breeden, of Salem, Ark., son of the late Thomas Jefferson and Louise Mary (Hoeft) Breeden, was born on Sept. 1, 1935, in Union, Mo. He died May 27, 2007, at Muskogee, Okla., at the age of 71. He was united in marriage to Janie Esther Clouse on Dec 15, 1989, at Texarkana, Ark...
Pearl Richardson (06/13/07)
Pearl Lenora Richardson, 85, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 27, 2007, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Dec. 10, 1921, in Hardy, the daughter of the late John and Ella French Miller. She was united in marriage to Max Harold Richardson on Aug. 23, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 15, 1989...
Cornelia Shoemaker (06/13/07)
Cornelia Catherine Eliza-beth Shoemaker, 88, of Melbourne, Ark., died June 5, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Sept. 6, 1918, the daughter of Elbert Elmon and Mary Catherine Simmons Yancey at Oxford. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Dorothy?Priestley (06/13/07)
Dorothy (Musick) Priestley, 88, of Hardy died June 6, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 20, 1919, at Jackson, Ohio, the daughter of the late Asa and Bertha Vetitoe) Sickles. She was a retired factory worker, the biggest fan of the Musick Brothers Band and was best known as Mama Musick. She was a member of the New Haven Baptist Church at Ash Flat...
Mabel Higginbotham (06/13/07)
Mabel Higginbotham, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died May 24, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 13, 1922, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Walter David and Jessie Kimbro Baldridge. She was a retired beautician and a member of the Cave City Church of Christ...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
Maynard Townsley (06/13/07)
Maynard Raymond Townsley, 82, of Batesville died June 7, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Dec. 5, 1924, at Grange, Ark., the son of Willard Bly and Adaline (Allen)?Townsley. He retired after 35 years from Crowell Cleaners in Batesville, was a farmer and a member of the Bold Springs Baptist Church in the Hilltop area...
Peggy Jean Ruetz (06/13/07)
Peggy Jean Ruetz, 77, of Thayer, Mo., was born Oct. 8 1929, in Eau Claire, Wis., and died May 27, 2007, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer. Survivors include: two granddaughters, Donna Shank of Mertzon, Texas, and Diane Krelinski of Imperial, Kan.; six great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Alexis Rose Gann (06/13/07)
Alexis Rose Gann, infant daughter of Cassie Gann was born June 8, 2007, in Mountain Home, Ark. She died June 8, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Survivors include: her mother, Cassie Gann of Viola; her grandparents, Leann and Jody Hopper of Viola and Freddy and Shelley Gann of Agnos; great-grandparents, Margaret and Houston Sellers, Fred and Evelyn Gann and Evelyn Rogers; aunts, Kristina and Destiny Gann, Kari Moore and Brianne Johnson; uncle, Bryce Shaver; and other relatives and friends.. ...
Violet Jeanie Martin (06/13/07)
Violet Jeanie Martin, 78, of Williford, Ark., died Friday, June 8, 2007, in Williford. She is survived by: her husband, Sims Martin; two daughters, Brenda Irvin of Paragould and Linda Ezell of Jonesboro; eight grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren...
James Henry Johnson (06/06/07)
James Henry Johnson, 85, was born the son of Albert S. Johnson and Sarah Alice Frey Johnson on March 18, 1922, in Alton, Mo., and died May 26, 2007, in Memphis, Tenn. He was united in marriage Sept. 15, 1941, in Salem, Ark., to Pauline McGhee who preceded him in death July 31, 2000. He was united in marriage on Sept. 15, 2000, in Salem, Ark., to Lena McGhee...
Christopher Kerst (06/06/07)
Christopher David Kerst, beloved son of Sue and Roy Kerst and brother of Heather, died May 30 , 2007 in Dallas, Texas. He left behind his wife Kristi, his brother-in-law Max, grandmom Irene and aunts, uncles, cousins and friends in Texas, New York, Arkansas and North Carolina...
Debora McPherson (06/13/07)
Debora McPherson, was born the daughter of Richard Dean Herrick and Lu Anna Jackson Herrick on Feb. 10, 1953, in Cheyenne, Wyo. and died May 31, 2007, in Columbia, Mo., at the age of 54. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
George Chrismas (06/06/07)
George Sidney Chris-mas, 94, of Forest City, N.C., died May 28, 2007, at his residence. A native of Oxbow, Province of Saskatchewan, he was the son of the late Walter William and Pearl Orena Whipple Chrismas. He retired for the NASCO?Company in Waukegan, Ill...
Jo Lynn Grimes (06/06/07)
Jo Lynn Grimes, 56, of Kansas City, Mo., died May 28, 2007. She was born Oct. 23, 1950, in Thayer, Mo. Survivors include her husband of 34 years, Carl J. Grimes; two sons, Jeffery R. Grimes of the home and Jeremy N. and wife Jennifer Grimes of Kansas City,?Mo.; and one brother. Robert Wood (Gaye) of Pittsburg, Pa...
Zachary Ryan "Cooter" Kunz (06/06/07)
Zachary Ryan "Cooter" Kunz, of Viola, Ark., son of Douglas Michael and Joy Mae (Reynolds) Kunz, was born Oct. 13, 1988, in Jacksonville, Ark. He died June 2, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 18 years...
Thelma Jean Mitchell (06/06/07)
Thelma Jean ?Mitchell, 69, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died May 20, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born July 31, 1937, in Ash Flat, Ark., the daughter of the late Dee and Nellie (Jackson) Dowdy. She previously did factory work of assembly lines and was of the Baptist faith...
Hilma "Toots" Hollis (06/06/07)
Hilma "Toots" Hollis, was born the daughter of Rector Dale and Hattie Williams Dale on March 31, 1919, in Bardley, Mo., and died May 27, 2007, at Thayer, Mo., at the age of 88. She was united in marriage Feb. 7, 1937, at Alton, Mo., to V.E. "Duck"?Hollis who preceded her in death June 5, 1995. She is survived by: three brothers, Willard Dale, Bob Dale and Connie Dale all from near Doniphan, Mo.; a sister, Viola Marley of Doniphan; a host of nieces; nephews; other relatives and many friends...
Minnie B. Felts (06/06/07)
Minnie B. Felts, daughter of the late Roy Curtis Paschall and Mary Leona Bishop Paschall was born on Feb. 1, 1914, in Fanchon,??Mo. She died June 2, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 93. She was united in marriage to Wiley P. ...
Norman Bridges (06/06/07)
Norman Bridges, 84, of Doniphan, Mo., was born Nov. 2, 1922, in Alton, Mo., and died May 22, 2007, at the Current River Nursing Center in Doniphan, Mo. Survivors include: two sons, Norman Keith Bridges of Myrtle, Mo., and Edward J. Curtis Bridges of Couch, Mo.; two daughters, Carol R. ...
Freda Wilma Felts (06/06/07)
Freda Wilma Felts, 96, of Viola,?Ark., daughter of the late David Bradley and Margaret Lou (Casey) Rosier, was born April 20, 1911, in Shady Grove, Ark. She died May 27, 2007, at the Hospice ?House in Mountain Home, Ark. She was united in marriage to James (Jim) Felts on Sept. 23, 1927, and to this union five children were born...
Jesse Aaron Dockins (06/20/07)
Jesse Aaron Dockins, 20, of Oxford, Ark., son of Timothy Gene and Rhonda Gay (Jeffery) Dockins, was born Jan. 22, 1987, in Batesville. He departed this life on June 13, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Jesse was a 2005 graduate of the Izard County Consolidated School at Brockwell. ...
Archie Carl Bowser (06/20/07)
Archie Carl Bowser, 84, of Batesville, Ark., died June 10, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born on Oct. 23, 1922, the son of the late Harry C. and Catherine Ashworth Bowser in Brook-ville, Ohio. He was a farmer most of his life and was in many farmers organizations in Ohio such as the Dixie Grange, the Interna-tional Organization of the Odd Fellows and Farm Bureau...
Marcus Dale Vawter (06/20/07)
Marcus Dale Vawter of St. Clair, Mo., husband of Julie (Poe) Vawter and son of William Oliver and Elsie Alene (Goodman) Vawter, died June 8, 2007, at the age of 51. He was born in July of 1955, at St. Louis, Mo. He served his country with the U.S. Air Force...
Ronald David Boyer Sr. (06/20/07)
Ronald David Boyer Sr., 73, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born April 17, 1934, in Hunter, Mo., the son of the late Cyrus and Mary (Bingham) Boyer. He died June 13, 2007, in Horseshoe Bend. He was married to Erma Lou (Freese) Boyer on Sept. 8, 1954. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 to 1958. After serving in the Navy, he relocated to Connecticut where he worked as an electrical draftsman for Electric Boat...
David Wayne Fountain (06/20/07)
David Wayne Fountain, son of Harold Wayne Fountain and JoAnn Dockins Fountain, was born March 29, 1960, in Calico Rock, Ark. He died June 12, 2007, in Little Rock, Ark., at the age of 47. David was a life time resident of Fulton County. After graduating from Viola High School, he worked at many jobs...
John R. White (06/20/07)
John R. White, 82, of Hardy, Ark., died May 15, 2007, in Ash Flat. He was born on March 10, 1925, in Antioch, Ill., the son of Clarence White and Pearl (Hayes) White. He married Frances Bowman on Feb. 25, 1950, at Ft. Meyer Chapel, Arlington, Va. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving from 1942 until 1964...
Jewell Owen Waits (06/20/07)
Jewell Owen Waits, 56, of Cherokee Village, died June 15, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born on Nov. 25, 1950, in Texarkana, Texas, the son of Jewell I. Waits and Ferol Lea (Brower)?Waits. He was united in marriage to Debra Sue Wilson on Dec. 11, 1969, in Texarkana...
Jane Wooten (06/20/07)
Jane Wooten 63, of East Wenatchee Wash., died May 24, 2007, after a long battle with cancer. She was born Jane Hutchison on June 11, 1943, the daughter of the late Hoytt and Lottie Mae (Owen) Hutchison in Anniston, Ala. She attended elementary, junior high and high school in Anniston...
Amon Lloyd Burrow (06/27/07)
Amon Lloyd Burrow, 77, of Myrtle, Mo., was born Jan. 19, 1930, in Myrtle, Mo., the son of Amon Nolan Burrow and Vestia Dessie Bryant-Burrow. He died June 16, 2007, at his home. Survivors include: his wife Rosetta of the home; seven children, Michael Burrow, Terry Burrow and wife Michelle, Richard Burrow and Cheryl Clements all of Myrtle, Helen Dover of Ravenden, Ark., James Burrow of Coloma, Mich. ...
Harold "Pete" Butler (06/27/07)
Harold "Otis" Pete Butler, was born the son of Fred Lee Butler and Cora Bell Fuller Butler on Aug. 30, 1919, in Koshkonong, Mo., and died June 18, 2007, at his home near Koshkonong, at the age of 87. He was united in marriage Sept. 8, 1945, at Salem, Ark., to Venita Hutson. He was a life-long livestock farmer, and an avid hunter and fisherman...
Paul Gene Garland (06/27/07)
Paul Gene Garland, of Salem, Ark., son of the late James and Orpha (Morgan) Garland, was born June 19, 1935, in Saline County, Ark. He died June 23, 2007, at his home near Salem, Ark., at the age of 72. He was united in marriage to Mary Letta Taylor on Sept. 12, 1957, at Coloma, Mich., and to this union three children were born.?...
Marian Nielsen (06/27/07)
Marian Nielsen, 76, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died June 18, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born Jan. 17, 1931, in Cicero, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Jenny Buchal. She was a homemaker and member of the United Methodist Church in Ingallside, Ill...
Donald Stokes Sr. (06/27/07)
Donald LeRoy Stokes, Sr., 76, of Cherokee Village, Ark., formerly of Ham Lake, Minn., died June 20, 2007. He was born Aug. 28, 1930, in Leonard, Minn., the son of the late William Stokes and Myrtle (Potter)?Stokes. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps...
Charles Allen Sancillo (06/27/07)
Charles Allen Sancillo, 19, of Hardy, Ark., died June 21, 2007, at his residence. He was born May 14, 1988, in Munster, Ind., the son of Charles Andrew Sancillo and Leeanna Joyce McIntosh. He moved to Arkansas with his family in 1999 from Gary, Ind. He began school at the Highland School District and graduated in May of 2007...
Emma Jones (06/27/07)
Ema Jones, 88, of Harrison, Ark., died June 18, 2007, at Golden Living/Hilltop Nursing Center in Harrison. She was born Nov. 12, 1918, the daughter of Walter A. and Leora Francis (Couch) Jackson. She had moved to the Harrison area many years ago from Agnos, Ark., and was a member of the Church of Christ...
Shirley M. Walker (06/27/07)
Shirley M. Walker, 53, of Hardy, Ark., died June 20, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. She was born on Dec. 20, 1953, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Royce Garland and Mildred (White) Garland. She worked many years in Osceola for American Greetings and then moved to Hardy and worked for the Cherokee Frame Company...
Gerald Kenneth King (06/27/07)
Gerald Kenneth King, 77, who resided with his wife Marie Arnold Bailey King of Franklin, Ark., died June 18, 2007, at his home in Franklin. He had been a patient in the care of the Izard County Hospice since April 7, 2007. He was born Sept. 20, 1929, in Uniontown, Pa., the son of the late Mr. and Mr. Robert H. King...
Lois (Dickey) James (06/27/07)
Lois Willene (Dickey) James, 79, of Cave City, Ark., residing at Rolling Hills Nursing Center in Batesville, died June 18, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born July 9, 1927, at Poughkeepsie, Ark., the daughter of the late Lawson and Ethel (Eason) Dickey...
Marcell Tanner (06/27/07)
Marcell Tanner, of Oxford, Ark., son of the late Floyd and Eva Hickman Tanner, was born June 21, 1928, in Fulton County, Elizabeth, Ark. He died June 22, 2007, at the Hospice House of the Ozarks in Mountain?Home at the age of 79. He was united in marriage to Mary Lou Merrell on Nov. 19, 1955, at Viola, Ark. To this union three children were born...
Leroy Alfred Breeden (06/06/07)
Leroy Alfred Breeden, of Salem, Ark., son of the late Thomas Jefferson and Louise Mary (Hoeft) Breeden, was born on Sept. 1, 1935, in Union, Mo. He died May 27, 2007, at Muskogee, Okla., at the age of 71. He was united in marriage to Janie Esther Clouse on Dec 15, 1989, at Texarkana, Ark...
Hilma "Toots" Hollis (06/06/07)
Hilma "Toots" Hollis, was born the daughter of Rector Dale and Hattie Williams Dale on March 31, 1919, in Bardley, Mo., and died May 27, 2007, at Thayer, Mo., at the age of 88. She was united in marriage Feb. 7, 1937, at Alton, Mo., to V.E. "Duck"?Hollis who preceded her in death June 5, 1995. She is survived by: three brothers, Willard Dale, Bob Dale and Connie Dale all from near Doniphan, Mo.; a sister, Viola Marley of Doniphan; a host of nieces; nephews; other relatives and many friends...
James Henry Johnson (06/06/07)
James Henry Johnson, 85, was born the son of Albert S. Johnson and Sarah Alice Frey Johnson on March 18, 1922, in Alton, Mo., and died May 26, 2007, in Memphis, Tenn. He was united in marriage Sept. 15, 1941, in Salem, Ark., to Pauline McGhee who preceded him in death July 31, 2000. He was united in marriage on Sept. 15, 2000, in Salem, Ark., to Lena McGhee...
Christopher Kerst (06/06/07)
Christopher David Kerst, beloved son of Sue and Roy Kerst and brother of Heather, died May 30 , 2007 in Dallas, Texas. He left behind his wife Kristi, his brother-in-law Max, grandmom Irene and aunts, uncles, cousins and friends in Texas, New York, Arkansas and North Carolina...
Minnie B. Felts (06/06/07)
Minnie B. Felts, daughter of the late Roy Curtis Paschall and Mary Leona Bishop Paschall was born on Feb. 1, 1914, in Fanchon,??Mo. She died June 2, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 93. She was united in marriage to Wiley P. ...
Freda Wilma Felts (06/06/07)
Freda Wilma Felts, 96, of Viola,?Ark., daughter of the late David Bradley and Margaret Lou (Casey) Rosier, was born April 20, 1911, in Shady Grove, Ark. She died May 27, 2007, at the Hospice ?House in Mountain Home, Ark. She was united in marriage to James (Jim) Felts on Sept. 23, 1927, and to this union five children were born...
Norman Bridges (06/06/07)
Norman Bridges, 84, of Doniphan, Mo., was born Nov. 2, 1922, in Alton, Mo., and died May 22, 2007, at the Current River Nursing Center in Doniphan, Mo. Survivors include: two sons, Norman Keith Bridges of Myrtle, Mo., and Edward J. Curtis Bridges of Couch, Mo.; two daughters, Carol R. ...
Thelma Jean Mitchell (06/06/07)
Thelma Jean ?Mitchell, 69, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died May 20, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born July 31, 1937, in Ash Flat, Ark., the daughter of the late Dee and Nellie (Jackson) Dowdy. She previously did factory work of assembly lines and was of the Baptist faith...
Zachary Ryan "Cooter" Kunz (06/06/07)
Zachary Ryan "Cooter" Kunz, of Viola, Ark., son of Douglas Michael and Joy Mae (Reynolds) Kunz, was born Oct. 13, 1988, in Jacksonville, Ark. He died June 2, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 18 years...
Jo Lynn Grimes (06/06/07)
Jo Lynn Grimes, 56, of Kansas City, Mo., died May 28, 2007. She was born Oct. 23, 1950, in Thayer, Mo. Survivors include her husband of 34 years, Carl J. Grimes; two sons, Jeffery R. Grimes of the home and Jeremy N. and wife Jennifer Grimes of Kansas City,?Mo.; and one brother. Robert Wood (Gaye) of Pittsburg, Pa...
George Chrismas (06/06/07)
George Sidney Chris-mas, 94, of Forest City, N.C., died May 28, 2007, at his residence. A native of Oxbow, Province of Saskatchewan, he was the son of the late Walter William and Pearl Orena Whipple Chrismas. He retired for the NASCO?Company in Waukegan, Ill...
Adam Lane French (06/06/07)
Adam Lane French, 14, was born March 19, 1993, in Jonesboro, Ark., the son of John and Terri French of Hardy, Ark. He died May 25, 2007, in Memphis, Tenn. Adam dedicated his life to Christ on May 29, 2005. He attended the Highland Assembly of God Church...
Mabel Higginbotham (06/13/07)
Mabel Higginbotham, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died May 24, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 13, 1922, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Walter David and Jessie Kimbro Baldridge. She was a retired beautician and a member of the Cave City Church of Christ...
Pearl Richardson (06/13/07)
Pearl Lenora Richardson, 85, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 27, 2007, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Dec. 10, 1921, in Hardy, the daughter of the late John and Ella French Miller. She was united in marriage to Max Harold Richardson on Aug. 23, 1941. He preceded her in death on April 15, 1989...
Dorothy?Priestley (06/13/07)
Dorothy (Musick) Priestley, 88, of Hardy died June 6, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 20, 1919, at Jackson, Ohio, the daughter of the late Asa and Bertha Vetitoe) Sickles. She was a retired factory worker, the biggest fan of the Musick Brothers Band and was best known as Mama Musick. She was a member of the New Haven Baptist Church at Ash Flat...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. 30, 2004...
Maynard Townsley (06/13/07)
Maynard Raymond Townsley, 82, of Batesville died June 7, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Dec. 5, 1924, at Grange, Ark., the son of Willard Bly and Adaline (Allen)?Townsley. He retired after 35 years from Crowell Cleaners in Batesville, was a farmer and a member of the Bold Springs Baptist Church in the Hilltop area...
Debora McPherson (06/13/07)
Debora McPherson, was born the daughter of Richard Dean Herrick and Lu Anna Jackson Herrick on Feb. 10, 1953, in Cheyenne, Wyo. and died May 31, 2007, in Columbia, Mo., at the age of 54. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints...
Peggy Jean Ruetz (06/13/07)
Peggy Jean Ruetz, 77, of Thayer, Mo., was born Oct. 8 1929, in Eau Claire, Wis., and died May 27, 2007, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer. Survivors include: two granddaughters, Donna Shank of Mertzon, Texas, and Diane Krelinski of Imperial, Kan.; six great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Alexis Rose Gann (06/13/07)
Alexis Rose Gann, infant daughter of Cassie Gann was born June 8, 2007, in Mountain Home, Ark. She died June 8, 2007, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Survivors include: her mother, Cassie Gann of Viola; her grandparents, Leann and Jody Hopper of Viola and Freddy and Shelley Gann of Agnos; great-grandparents, Margaret and Houston Sellers, Fred and Evelyn Gann and Evelyn Rogers; aunts, Kristina and Destiny Gann, Kari Moore and Brianne Johnson; uncle, Bryce Shaver; and other relatives and friends.. ...
Violet Jeanie Martin (06/13/07)
Violet Jeanie Martin, 78, of Williford, Ark., died Friday, June 8, 2007, in Williford. She is survived by: her husband, Sims Martin; two daughters, Brenda Irvin of Paragould and Linda Ezell of Jonesboro; eight grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren...
Cornelia Shoemaker (06/13/07)
Cornelia Catherine Eliza-beth Shoemaker, 88, of Melbourne, Ark., died June 5, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Sept. 6, 1918, the daughter of Elbert Elmon and Mary Catherine Simmons Yancey at Oxford. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Marcus Dale Vawter (06/20/07)
Marcus Dale Vawter of St. Clair, Mo., husband of Julie (Poe) Vawter and son of William Oliver and Elsie Alene (Goodman) Vawter, died June 8, 2007, at the age of 51. He was born in July of 1955, at St. Louis, Mo. He served his country with the U.S. Air Force...
Jesse Aaron Dockins (06/20/07)
Jesse Aaron Dockins, 20, of Oxford, Ark., son of Timothy Gene and Rhonda Gay (Jeffery) Dockins, was born Jan. 22, 1987, in Batesville. He departed this life on June 13, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Jesse was a 2005 graduate of the Izard County Consolidated School at Brockwell. ...
Jewell Owen Waits (06/20/07)
Jewell Owen Waits, 56, of Cherokee Village, died June 15, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born on Nov. 25, 1950, in Texarkana, Texas, the son of Jewell I. Waits and Ferol Lea (Brower)?Waits. He was united in marriage to Debra Sue Wilson on Dec. 11, 1969, in Texarkana...
John R. White (06/20/07)
John R. White, 82, of Hardy, Ark., died May 15, 2007, in Ash Flat. He was born on March 10, 1925, in Antioch, Ill., the son of Clarence White and Pearl (Hayes) White. He married Frances Bowman on Feb. 25, 1950, at Ft. Meyer Chapel, Arlington, Va. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving from 1942 until 1964...
David Wayne Fountain (06/20/07)
David Wayne Fountain, son of Harold Wayne Fountain and JoAnn Dockins Fountain, was born March 29, 1960, in Calico Rock, Ark. He died June 12, 2007, in Little Rock, Ark., at the age of 47. David was a life time resident of Fulton County. After graduating from Viola High School, he worked at many jobs...
Ronald David Boyer Sr. (06/20/07)
Ronald David Boyer Sr., 73, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born April 17, 1934, in Hunter, Mo., the son of the late Cyrus and Mary (Bingham) Boyer. He died June 13, 2007, in Horseshoe Bend. He was married to Erma Lou (Freese) Boyer on Sept. 8, 1954. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1954 to 1958. After serving in the Navy, he relocated to Connecticut where he worked as an electrical draftsman for Electric Boat...
Archie Carl Bowser (06/20/07)
Archie Carl Bowser, 84, of Batesville, Ark., died June 10, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born on Oct. 23, 1922, the son of the late Harry C. and Catherine Ashworth Bowser in Brook-ville, Ohio. He was a farmer most of his life and was in many farmers organizations in Ohio such as the Dixie Grange, the Interna-tional Organization of the Odd Fellows and Farm Bureau...
Jane Wooten (06/20/07)
Jane Wooten 63, of East Wenatchee Wash., died May 24, 2007, after a long battle with cancer. She was born Jane Hutchison on June 11, 1943, the daughter of the late Hoytt and Lottie Mae (Owen) Hutchison in Anniston, Ala. She attended elementary, junior high and high school in Anniston...
Violet Jeanie Martin (06/20/07)
Violet Jeanie Martin, 78, of Williford, Ark., died June 8, 2007, in Williford. She is survived by: her husband, Sims Martin; two daughters, Brenda Irvin of Paragould and Linda Ezell of Jonesboro; eight grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held June 11 at the Heath Oak Hill Chapel with Alice Presley officiating. Interment followed in the Linwood Cemetery in Paragould.*Arrangements are under the direction of the Heath Funeral Home of Highland...
Shirley M. Walker (06/27/07)
Shirley M. Walker, 53, of Hardy, Ark., died June 20, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. She was born Dec. 20, 1953, in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Royce Garland and Mildred (White) Garland. She worked may years in Osceola for American Greetings and then moved to Hardy and worked for the Cherokee Frame Company. ...
Ramona Joylene Sweet (06/06/07)
Ramona Joylene Sweet, 76, of Williford, Ark., died May 19, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Oct. 15, 1930, in Fulton, Miss., the daughter of John Preston Hester and Sarah Argo Wallace-Hester. She attended services at the Williford Church of Christ and the Ward Street Church of Christ in Hardy. ...
Ronald David Boyer Sr. (06/20/07)
Ronald David Boyer Sr., 73, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born April 17, 1934, in Hunter, Mo., the son of the late Cyrus and Mary (Bingham) Boyer. He died June 13, 2007, in Horseshoe Bend. He was married to Erma Lou (Freese) Boyer on Sept. 8, 1954. He served in the U.S. ...
Pearl Richardson (06/13/07)
Pearl Lenora Richardson, 85, of Ash Flat, Ark., died May 27, 2007, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation in Ash Flat. She was born Dec. 10, 1921, in Hardy, the daughter of the late John and Ella French Miller. She was united in marriage to Max Harold Richardson on Aug. ...
Paul Gene Garland (06/27/07)
Paul Gene Garland, of Salem, Ark., son of the late James and Orpha (Morgan) Garland, was born June 19, 1935, in Saline County, Ark. He died June 23, 2007, at his home near Salem, at the age of 72. He was united in marriage to Mary Letta Taylor on Sept. ...
Maynard Townsley (06/20/07)
Maynard Raymond Townsley, 82, of Batesville died June 7, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Dec. 5, 1924, at Grange, Ark., the son of Willard Bly and Adaline (Allen) Townsley. He retired after 35 years from Crowell Cleaners in Batesville, was a farmer and a member of the Bold Springs Baptist Church in the Hilltop area.Survivors include: one nephew, Eugene Townsley of Batesville; two great-nephews, Bly Townsley of Fayetteville and Steve Lindsey of Batesville; a great-niece, Christie Kling of Judsonia; an aunt, Ethel King of Grange; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Roy Leon Townsley.Funeral services were held June 10 at the Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Bro. ...
Marian Nielsen (06/27/07)
Marian Nielsen, 76, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died June 18, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born Jan. 17, 1931, in Cicero, Ill., the daughter of Frank and Jenny Buchal. She was a homemaker and member of the United Methodist Church in Ingallside, Ill.Survivors include: her husband Robert Nielsen of Horseshoe Bend; two sons, Robert Kenneth Nielsen Jr. ...
Mabel Higginbotham (06/13/07)
Mabel Higginbotham, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died May 24, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born May 13, 1922, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Walter David and Jessie Kimbro Baldridge. She was a retired beautician and a member of the Cave City Church of Christ...
Marcus Dale Vawter (06/20/07)
Marcus Dale Vawter of St. Clair, Mo., husband of Julie (Poe) Vawter and son of William Oliver and Elsie Alene (Goodman) Vawter, died June 8, 2007, at the age of 51. He was born in July of 1955, at St. Louis, Mo. He served his country with the U.S. Air Force. ...
Lois (Dickey) James (06/27/07)
Lois Willene (Dickey) James, 79, of Cave City, Ark., residing at Rolling Hills Nursing Center in Batesville, died June 18, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born July 9, 1927, at Poughkeepsie, Ark., the daughter of the late Lawson and Ethel (Eason) Dickey...
Thelma Jean Mitchell (06/06/07)
Thelma Jean Mitchell, 69, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died May 20, 2007, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. She was born July 31, 1937, in Ash Flat, Ark., the daughter of the late Dee and Nellie (Jackson) Dowdy. She previously did factory work and was of the Baptist faith.Survivors include: a daughter, Janet Spargo of Charlotte Hall, Md.; a sister, Dorothy Felton of Ash Flat, Ark.; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.She was preceded in death by: her parents; one son, Steven Mitchell; and one great-granddaughter, Bailey SpargoThe funeral services were made under the direction of the Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel of Horseshoe Bend.. ...
Jane Wooten (06/20/07)
Jane Wooten 63, of East Wenatchee Wash., died May 24, 2007, after a long battle with cancer. She was born Jane Hutchison on June 11, 1943, the daughter of the late Hoytt and Lottie Mae (Owen) Hutchison in Anniston, Ala She attended elementary, junior high and high school in Anniston. ...
John R. White (06/20/07)
John R. White, 82, of Hardy, Ark., died May 15, 2007, in Ash Flat. He was born on March 10, 1925, in Antioch, Ill., the son of Clarence White and Pearl (Hayes) White.He married Frances Bowman on Feb. 25, 1950, at Ft. Meyer Chapel, Arlington, Va. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving from 1942 until 1964. ...
Jewell Owen Waits (06/27/07)
Jewell Owen Waits, 56, of Cherokee Village, died June 15, 2007, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born on Nov. 25, 1950, in Texarkana, Texas, the son of Jewell I. Waits and Ferol Lea (Brower) Waits. He was united in marriage to Debra Sue Wilson on Dec. ...
Dorothy Priestley (06/13/07)
Dorothy (Musick) Priestley, 88, of Hardy died June 6, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 20, 1919, at Jackson, Ohio, the son of the late Asa and Bertha Vetitoe) Sickles. She was a retired factory worker, the biggest fan of the Musick Brothers Band and was best known as Mama Musick. ...
Donald LeRoy Stokes Sr. (06/27/07)
Donald LeRoy Stokes, Sr., 76, of Cherokee Village, Ark., formerly of Ham Lake, Minn., died June 20, 2007. He was born Aug. 28, 1930, in Leonard, Minn., the son of the late William Stokes and Myrtle (Potter) Stokes. He proudly served in the United States Marine Corps. ...
Charles T. Giger (06/13/07)
Charles T. Giger, 73, of Hardy, Ark., died April 6, 2007, at his home. He was born to Consteen Giger on Aug. 20, 1933, in Poplar Creek, Miss. He was united in marriage on Aug. 7, 1965, in Inglewood, Calif., to H. Joy Strader who preceded him in death on Oct. ...
Charles Allen Sancillo (06/27/07)
Charles Allen Sancillo, 19, of Hardy, Ark., died June 21, 2007, at his residence. He was born May 14, 1988, in Munster, Ind., the son of Charles Andrew Sancillo and Leeanna Joyce McIntosh. He moved to Arkansas with his family in 1999 from Gary, Ind. ...
Adam Lane French (06/19/07)
Adam Lane French, 14, was born March 19, 1993, in Jonesboro, Ark., the son of John and Terri French of Hardy, Ark. He died May 25, 2007, in Memphis, Tenn. Adam dedicated his life to Christ on May 29, 2005. He attended the Highland Assembly of God Church...
Archie Carl Bowser (06/20/07)
Archie Carl Bowser, 84, of Batesville, Ark., died June 10, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born on Oct. 23, 1922, the son of the late Harry C. and Catherine Ashworth Bowser in Brookville, Ohio. He was a farmer most of his life and was in many farmers organizations in Ohio such as the Dixie Grange, the International Organization of the Odd Fellows and Farm Bureau. ...