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Obituaries from September 2007

Mary Frances Cover (09/27/07)
Mary Frances (Hope)?Cover, 83, of Alton, Mo., was born Aug. 6, 1924, in Bartlesville, Okla., the daughter of John Hope and Grace (Wimberley)?Hope Curtis. She died Sept. 12, 2007, at the Shepherd's View Nursing Facility in Alton. Survivors include: three daughters, Gloria Shows and husband Nathan of Plano, Texas, Glenda Harder and husband, Jimmy of Emory, Texas and Gwendalyne Starwart and husband, Tom of Plano, Texas; one son, Timothy Cover and wife Carolyn of Bullard, Texas; one brother, Daniel Hope and wife Carmal of Dallas, Texas; and numerous other relatives and friends.. ...
Glenda Jean?Pitchford (09/27/07)
Glenda Jean Pitchford, of Salem, daughter of Melba Jo White Pitchford and the late Lenord Denton Pitchford, was born Nov. 14, 1955, in Thayer, Mo. She died Sept. 18, 2007, at her home at the age of 51. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Sherry Lynn Cowens (09/27/07)
Sherry Lynn Cowens of Moko, Ark., daughter of Mary Lou (Land) Bassham and the late Roy Norman Bassham, was born Nov. 7, 1956, in West Plains, Mo. She died Sept. 16, 2007, in an automobile accident at the age of 50. She was united in marriage to Ronald Lynn Cowens on May 10, 1994, at Ash Flat, Ark. She was a loving wife and mother. She was a member of the Lanton Baptist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher and was a member of the Women's Mission Union...
Bernece Mahaffey (09/27/07)
Bernece Estelle Mahaffey, 79, of Williford, Ark., died Sept. 19, 2007, in Horseshoe Bend, Ark. She was born May 16, 1928, in Sharp County, Ark., the daughter of Jeff Rogers and Bell (Ladd) Rogers. She was united in marriage to Louis A. Mahaffey at Ravenden Springs, Ark., on Sept. 29, 1946...
Diane Alexander (09/27/07)
Diane Elizabeth Alexander, 64, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 14, 2007, in Salem, Ark. She was an assembler of electronics. She is survived by: her husbamd, Willie; son, Mark of Jonesboro; four daughters, Angela Gibson of West Dundee, lll.; Kim Alexander of Ottawa, Ill.; Lynette Alexander of Marseilles, Ill.; and Carrie Alexander of Cherokee Village; a brother, Dale Hoorerbek of Aurora, Ill.; two sisters, Yolanda Baylor of Marseilles, and Patricia Hartkopp of North Aurora, Ill.; and 11 grandchildren.. ...
William John Hall (09/27/07)
William John Hall, 61, of Hardy, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Mountain Home, Ark. He was a carpenter and served in the Army. He is survived by: a son, William John II of Cartersville, Ga.; three daughters, Brenda Scagesser and Susan Holloway of West ?Plains, Mo., and Tammy Hall of Willow Springs, Mo.; two brothers, Wilson Bruce Hall of Hardy and Floyd Green of Mountain View, Mo.; 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild...
Wilma Louise Wymer (09/27/07)
Wilma Louise Wymer was born April 26, 1922, in Cedar City, Iowa, the daughter of Elmer Edward Conklin and Pearl Osborn Conklin. She died Sept. 13, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 85. She was united in marriage to Marvin Spellman. In later years she was united in marriage to Norton William Wymer who preceded her in death Oct. 24, 1979...
Betty Ann Higgins (09/27/07)
Betty Ann Higgins of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Estes and Melvina (Weyer)?Jovro, was born on Aug. 1, 1931, in Monterre, Mo. She died Sept. 18, 2007, at her home at the age of 76. She was united in marriage to Preston Earl Higgins on Oct. 16, 1949, at St. Louis, Mo. She was a loving wife, and she was employed as manager of Safeway Grocery in Los Angeles, Calif. She moved with her husband to Salem, Ark., in 1989, where they owned and operated Cedar Hill Station and Storage for 16 years...
William "Bill" Campbell (09/27/07)
William "Bill" Glenn Campbell, 60, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 20, 2007, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born March 13, 1947, at Batesville, the son of Henry Hubert Campbell and Sarah Virginia Blankenship Campbell. He worked for Civil Service for eight years...
Ruth Deaton (09/27/07)
Ruth Deaton, 97, was born Dec. 7, 1909, the daughter of the late Thomas Harrell and Cordia Powell Harrell. She died Sep. 19, 2007, in Nashville, Tenn. She was a former cafeteria staff employee at the Couch High School in Myrtle, Mo. She is survived by: seven children, Mary Traw of Mary-land Heighs, Mo., Norene Heineman of Oakland, Ark., Btty Combs of West Plains, Barbara Hoyt of Paducah, Ky., Carol Stephens of Pacific, Mo., Shirley Speer of Paducah, Ky., and John Deaton of Eldon, Mo. ...
Joseph S. Mitchell (09/27/07)
Joseph S. Mitchell, 90, of Pensacola, Fla., died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007. Mitchell was a native of Thayer, Mo., but had been a resident of Pensacola for the past 50 years. He was of the Assembly of God Faith. Mitchell joined the Navy in 1936 and served during World War II and the Korean Conflict retiring in 1959 after 23 years service. He served aboard the USS Dent, 116...
Georgia Ann Reef (09/27/07)
Georgia Ann Reef was born the daughter of Marvin Bray and Alice Pauline Cantrell Bray on Jan. 10, 1939, in Farewell, Ark., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Mount Vernon, Ill., at the age of 68. She was united in marriage Dec. 17, 1954, at Thayer, Mo., to Bobby A. Reef who preceded her in death March 17, 2006...
Rudolph "Rudy" Loeffler (09/27/07)
Rudolph "Rudy" Loeffler, 92, of?Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 16, 2007, at his residence. He was born June 28, 1915, in St. Louis, Mo., the son of the late Frank and Cecelia Loeffler, the youngest of seven children. He married Lucy Jeff on Sept. 2, 1934. They were married for 66 years when Lucy died in 2000...
Norma Lancaster (09/27/07)
Norma Pauline Lancaster was born July 28, 1923, in Koshkonong, Mo., the daughter of John F. Jones and Mary M. Jewell Jones, and died Sept. 15, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 84. She was united in marriage Jan. 8, 1942, at Koshkonong, Mo. to Curtis Lancaster who preceded her in death Jan. 8, 1975...
Charles W. Swift (09/27/07)
Charles W. Swift, 69, of Alton, Mo., was born April 21, 1938, at Winona, Mo., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Springfield, Mo. He is survived by: his wife of almost 51 years, Vivian Swift of the home; two daughters, Jackie Chumbley and husband Ron of St. ...
Retha (Fulbright) Street (09/27/07)
Retha (Fulbright)?Street, 91, of Calamine, Ark., died Sept. 20, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 9, 1916, in Izard County, Ark., the son of Thomas F. and Margaret (Moser)?Fulbright. She was a retired teacher, a homemaker and a member of the Poughkeepsie Church of Christ...
Marvin Ray Newton (09/27/07)
Marvin Ray Newton, of Viola, Ark., son of the late John Henry and Veda Ethel (Skelton) Newton was born on Oct. 7, 1939, near Elizabeth, Ark. He died Sept. 23, 2007, at his home, at the age of 67. Marvin was united in marriage to Judith Lynn Hopper on June 3, 1978, at Flippin, Ark. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle...
Spec. Todd A. Motley (09/27/07)
Spc. Todd A. Motley of Clare, Mich., died Sept. 14, 2007, while faithfully serving his country in Iraq. Todd was participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom while assigned to the 6th Squadron, 9th U.S. Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas...
Anna Mae Hampton (09/27/07)
Anna Mae Hampton was born Dec. 31, 1917, the daughter of James Olen Rosier and Delphia Warren Rosier in Salem, Ark. She died Sept. 7, 2007, at the age of 89. She was united in marriage to Oren O'Dell. She was later united in marriage to James M. Hampton who preceded her in death Feb. 25, 1980...
Lollis "Butch" Hendrix (09/27/07)
Lollis W. "Butch" Hendrix, 65, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Sept. 21, 2007, at his home. He was born June 10, 1942, at Flint, ?Mich., the son of Lollis Wayne and Juanita (Hulett)?Hendrix. He was a self-employed carpenter. He was of the Baptist faith...
Marie Mullins (09/06/07)
Marie Mullins, 76, of Bogulusa, La., died Aug. 25, 2007, in Louisiana. She was a homemaker. She is survived by: five sons, Bruce and Michael Mullins of Hardy, Kalvin of Jonesboro, Doug of Highland and Randy of Wirth; four daughters, Dovie Riggs of Bogulusa, Shirline Westberry and Donna Cartwright of Live Oak, Fla., Colette VanDolah of Thayer; a brother, William Hickman of Amagon, Ark.; and 26 grandchildren...
Frances May Barry (09/06/07)
Frances May Barry, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late Ernest and Lily (David) Winter, was born on Feb. 11, 1925, in Lee Township, Mich. She died Aug. 29, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 82. She was united in marriage to Alpheus Frank Barry on Aug. 19, 1945, at Jackson, Mich., and to this union three children were born...
Duane Roy Robison Jr. (09/06/07)
Duane Roy Robison Jr., was born May 25, 1951, in Springfield, Ill., the son of Duane Roy Robison Sr. and Etta May DeWitt Robison and died Aug. 27, 2007, at his home in Koshkonong, Mo., at the age of 56. He was united in marriage July 30, 1976, at Koshkonong, Mo., to LuAnn Willbanks...
Debra L. "Debbie"?Trivitt (09/06/07)
Debra L. "Debbie" Trivitt, 53, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 30, 2007, in Ash Flat. She was born Jan. 29, 1954, in Batesville, Ark., the daughter of George Larkin Smith and Juanita Matheny Smith. She graduated from Cave City High School in 1972. She was a member of the Foothills Baptist Church in Hardy, Ark...
R.C. Bracy (09/06/07)
R.C. Bracy, 74, of Sparks, Nev., died Aug. 25, 2007, at his home. R.C. was born on June 6, 1933, in Cleburne County, Ark., the son of Hugh and Flora. He retired after 21 years in the United States Navy. He loved hunting and fishing. He is survived by: two daughters, Laura Pfenning and Nancy Bracy; and three sons, Russell Bracy, Clayton Bracy and Gerald Bracy; and many grandchildren all of Reno, Nev...
Mary Williams (09/06/07)
Mary Williams, 84, of Kansas City, Kan., formerly of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 20, 2007, at Woodbine Nursing Home in Gladstone, Mo. Mary was born Nov. 30, 1922, in Ash Flat, where she lived until marrying Charlie (Jack) in 1941 and they moved to Kansas City, but returned every summer for the family reunion...
Mildred G. Kemp (09/06/07)
Mildred G. Kemp, 81, of Willmar, died Tuesday morning, Aug. 28, 2007, at Rice Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. Mildred was born on Sept. 26, 1925, in Warroad, Minn., the daughter of Alfred and Nellie (Berkman) Green. She grew up in the Warroad community, graduated from Warroad High School in 1943 and the University of Calif., Berkley with a degree in education. She taught home economics at the high school in Sutter, Calif...
Nancy Wilkins (09/06/07)
Nancy Sue (Dungan) Wilkins, of Glencoe, Ark., daughter of Wanda Louella (Hunt) Dungan and the late Ellis Millard Dungan, was born on March 26, 1957, in Kansas City, Mo. She died Aug. 24, 2007, at her home following a long illness, at the age of 50. She is survived by: her husband, Terry Wilkins of Glencoe; a son, Daniel Cook of Atlanta, Ga.; a daughter, Stacy Cook of Atlanta, Ga.; her mother, Wanda Dungan of Salem; five brothers, John ?Mefford of Ash Flat, James Mefford of Ash Flat, Robert Mefford of Franklinton, La., William Dungan of Pensacola, Fla., and Mark Dungan of Viola; two sisters, Cathy (Dungan)?Loftin of Montgom-ery, Ala., and Martha (Dungan) Rose of Fairhope, Ala.; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Joe Carreiro (09/06/07)
Joe Carreiro, 78, of Cave City, Ark., died Aug. 28, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. He was born Oct. 25, 1928, at New Bedford, Mass., the son of Jose Carreiro Sr. and Liduina Amarol (Couto) Carreiro. He was a United States Marine veteran and a United States Army veteran having served during the Korean Conflict. He was awarded a Bronze Star medal...
Ann Bowers (09/06/07)
Ann Bowers was born Sept. 16, 1922, in Wirth, Ark., the daughter of Edward J. Rogers and Violet L. Lloyd Rogers. She died Aug. 27, 2007, at National Health Care in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 85 years. Burial services for Ann Bowers, formerly of the Thayer-Mammoth Spring area were held on Aug. 28 in the Arytown Cemetery near Thayer, Mo...
Robert E. Lauer (09/06/07)
Robert E. Lauer, 73, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 26, 2007, at his residence. Robert was born on Oct. 20, 1933, the son of of the late Erwin P. and Lucille (Leahy) Lauer. Moving from Albuquerque, N.M., he and his wife made Sharp County their home since 1994...
Hubert Lindsey (09/20/07)
Hubert Lindsey, age 66, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Ash Flat. He was born April 4, 1941, at Maxville, Ark., the son of Roe and Nola Mae (Gifford) Lindsey. He was a retired timber worker...
Vora Jane Hensley (09/20/07)
Vora Jane Hensley, 75, of Alton, Mo., was born Feb. 16, 1932, in Alton, Mo., and died Sept. 9, 2007, at St. John's Health Center in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include: two daughters, Melba Jane Higgenbotham and husband Walter of Wellsville, Mo., and Elsa Annette Lee and husband Darron of Alton; two grandchildren, Cynthia Jane Anderson of Alaska and Lacey Ann Lee of Alton; two great-grandchildren, Shane Keith Anderson and Sarah Jane Anderson, both of Alaska; one step-son, Kelly Vogel; three step-granddaughters; four step-grandsons; two sisters, Ora Williams and and Pearl Casey; and two brothers, Homer Stevens and Waymon Stevens.. ...
Mary Jean Pressley (09/20/07)
Mary Jean Vincent Pressley was born Dec. 15, 1921, in Monroe City, Mo., the daughter of the late Elliott P. Hickman and Frances Marie Humphrey Hickman. She died Sept. 7, 2007, in Larned, Kan., at the age of 85. She was united in marriage Oct. 26, 1940, to Merrell Vincent who preceded her in death Oct. 23, 1981. She was united in marriage Dec. 6, 1987, to William H. Pressley who preceded her in death Dec. 10, 2000...
Perry Mac Dutton (09/20/07)
Perry Mac Dutton, 69, son of the late Ruby F. Dutton and Elizabeth McCarver Dutton, was born June 16, 1938 in Batesville, Ark. He died Sept. 6, 2007 in Melbourne. Perry graduated from Batesville High School. He was a member of the Arkansas National Guard during the time of the Central High Crisis in Little Rock. ...
William?John Hall (09/20/07)
William John Hall, 61, of Hardy, died Sept. 15 in Mountain Home. William was a carpenter and served in the Army. William is survived by son William John II of Cartersville, Ga.; three daughters, Brenda Seagesser and Susan Hollo-way of West Plains, Tammy Hall of Willow Springs; two brothers, Wilson Bruce Hall of Hardy, Floyd Green of Mountain View, Mo.; fourteen grandchildren; one great grandchild...
Ruby Stubblefield (09/20/07)
Ruby Jewell Hall Stubble-field, 93, was born the daughter of Jeff Hall and Mattie Goins Hall on Aug. 10, 1914, in Elm Store, Ark., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Thayer, Mo. She was married March 19, 1936, in Pocahontas, Ark., to Tom J. Stubblefield who preceded her in death Dec. 30, 1993...
Clarence Floyd White (09/20/07)
Clarence Floyd White, 94, of Ash Flat, Ark., was born Feb. 8, 1913, in Savannah, Tenn., and died Sept. 4, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: seven children, James White of Ash Flat, Dorothy Campbell of Ripley, Tenn., Linda White of Montana, Stephen White of Plainfield, Ill., Roy White of Boaz, Ala., Mary Osteen of Brownsville, Tenn., Martha Emmert of Ash Flat; and one sister-in-law, Rachel Pruiett of West Plains, Mo.; five generations in all...
Myrtle Williams (09/20/07)
Myrtle Williams, 89, of Sidney, Ark., died Sept. 8, 2007, at the Pioneer Nursing Home in Melbourne. She was born March 28, 1918, at Mount Pleasant, Ark., daughter of Robert J. and Bertie Elizabeth (Breeden)?Langston. She was a homemaker and a member of Sage Baptist Church...
Orville Martin Graddy (09/20/07)
Orville Martin Graddy, 90, of Williford, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2007, at St Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Graddy was a retired school administrator. He is survived by: his wife, Edna Graddy of Williford; one daughter, Norma Carol Cross of Williford; four brothers, Eugene Hawkins of Hardy, John B. ...
Tressie O. Hall (09/20/07)
Tressie O. Hall, 82, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Center, Ark., the daughter of Tribble T. Heath and Rosalea (Swanford) Heath. She was a graduate of Ash Flat High School. She married Floyd Hall in Ash Flat in 1946. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens and quilt making. She attended the Ash Flat Church of Christ...
Thomas L. Woodson (09/20/07)
Thomas L. Woodson, 63, died at his home in Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2007. Woodson was born July 1, 1944, the son of Richard L. and Mildred Short Woodson. He was retired from International Paper Company and was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He is survived by: his wife. Chaclcie Woodson; mother Mildred Short Woodson of Cherokee Village, Ark.; step-son, Ray Scott and wife Janie of Memphis, Tenn.; one aunt Loma M. Short of Cherokee Village; and a host of other relatives and friends...
Danny Ray Bennett (09/20/07)
Danny Ray Bennett, 52, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born May 23, 1955, in Walnut, Miss., and died Sept.10, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: a daughter, Crystal Renee Bennett; a son, Danny Ray Bennett, Jr., both of the home in Mammoth Spring; daughters, Jamie Dawson of Osceola, Ark., Sandy Answorth of French-man's Bayou, Ark., son, Jeffery James Bennett of Wilson, Ark.; five sisters, Gloria Shempert of Frenchman's Bayou, Ark., Ilean Warhorst of Okolona, Miss., Marilyn Aderholt of Greenville, Miss., Elesia Price of Rogers, Ark. ...
James Earl Brown (09/20/07)
James Earl Brown of Cherokee Village, Ark., was born Feb. 2, 1943 in Springfield, Ohio. He died July 29, 2007 in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 64. James retired from the Chicago Police Department at the rank of Sergeant. He served in the U.S. Navy during the JFK administration...
William Hibbs (09/20/07)
William Hibbs, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1921, at Mainster County, Mich., the son of William and Icadora (Wineland) Hibbs. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II. He was a retired factory work-er and did construction work...
Mary Jean Pressley (09/20/07)
Mary Jean Vincent Pressley was born Dec. 15, 1921, in Monroe City, Mo., the daughter of the late Elliott P. Hickman and Frances Marie Humphrey Hickman. She died Sept. 7, 2007, in Larned, Kan., at the age of 85. She was united in marriage Oct. 26, 1940, to Merrell Vincent who preceded her in death Oct. 23, 1981. She was united in marriage Dec. 6, 1987, to William H. Pressley who preceded her in death Dec. 10, 2000...
Myrtle Williams (09/20/07)
Myrtle Williams, 89, of Sidney, Ark., died Sept. 8, 2007, at the Pioneer Nursing Home in Melbourne. She was born March 28, 1918, at Mount Pleasant, Ark., daughter of Robert J. and Bertie Elizabeth (Breeden)?Langston. She was a homemaker and a member of Sage Baptist Church...
William Hibbs (09/20/07)
William Hibbs, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1921, at Mainster County, Mich., the son of William and Icadora (Wineland) Hibbs. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II. He was a retired factory work-er and did construction work...
Vora Jane Hensley (09/20/07)
Vora Jane Hensley, 75, of Alton, Mo., was born Feb. 16, 1932, in Alton, Mo., and died Sept. 9, 2007, at St. John's Health Center in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include: two daughters, Melba Jane Higgenbotham and husband Walter of Wellsville, Mo., and Elsa Annette Lee and husband Darron of Alton; two grandchildren, Cynthia Jane Anderson of Alaska and Lacey Ann Lee of Alton; two great-grandchildren, Shane Keith Anderson and Sarah Jane Anderson, both of Alaska; one step-son, Kelly Vogel; three step-granddaughters; four step-grandsons; two sisters, Ora Williams and and Pearl Casey; and two brothers, Homer Stevens and Waymon Stevens.. ...
Orville Martin Graddy (09/20/07)
Orville Martin Graddy, 90, of Williford, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2007, at St Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Graddy was a retired school administrator. He is survived by: his wife, Edna Graddy of Williford; one daughter, Norma Carol Cross of Williford; four brothers, Eugene Hawkins of Hardy, John B. ...
William?John Hall (09/20/07)
William John Hall, 61, of Hardy, died Sept. 15 in Mountain Home. William was a carpenter and served in the Army. William is survived by son William John II of Cartersville, Ga.; three daughters, Brenda Seagesser and Susan Hollo-way of West Plains, Tammy Hall of Willow Springs; two brothers, Wilson Bruce Hall of Hardy, Floyd Green of Mountain View, Mo.; fourteen grandchildren; one great grandchild...
Thomas L. Woodson (09/20/07)
Thomas L. Woodson, 63, died at his home in Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2007. Woodson was born July 1, 1944, the son of Richard L. and Mildred Short Woodson. He was retired from International Paper Company and was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He is survived by: his wife. Chaclcie Woodson; mother Mildred Short Woodson of Cherokee Village, Ark.; step-son, Ray Scott and wife Janie of Memphis, Tenn.; one aunt Loma M. Short of Cherokee Village; and a host of other relatives and friends...
Clarence Floyd White (09/20/07)
Clarence Floyd White, 94, of Ash Flat, Ark., was born Feb. 8, 1913, in Savannah, Tenn., and died Sept. 4, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: seven children, James White of Ash Flat, Dorothy Campbell of Ripley, Tenn., Linda White of Montana, Stephen White of Plainfield, Ill., Roy White of Boaz, Ala., Mary Osteen of Brownsville, Tenn., Martha Emmert of Ash Flat; and one sister-in-law, Rachel Pruiett of West Plains, Mo.; five generations in all...
Tressie O. Hall (09/20/07)
Tressie O. Hall, 82, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Center, Ark., the daughter of Tribble T. Heath and Rosalea (Swanford) Heath. She was a graduate of Ash Flat High School. She married Floyd Hall in Ash Flat in 1946. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens and quilt making. She attended the Ash Flat Church of Christ...
Ruby Stubblefield (09/20/07)
Ruby Jewell Hall Stubble-field, 93, was born the daughter of Jeff Hall and Mattie Goins Hall on Aug. 10, 1914, in Elm Store, Ark., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Thayer, Mo. She was married March 19, 1936, in Pocahontas, Ark., to Tom J. Stubblefield who preceded her in death Dec. 30, 1993...
James Earl Brown (09/20/07)
James Earl Brown of Cherokee Village, Ark., was born Feb. 2, 1943 in Springfield, Ohio. He died July 29, 2007 in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 64. James retired from the Chicago Police Department at the rank of Sergeant. He served in the U.S. Navy during the JFK administration...
Danny Ray Bennett (09/20/07)
Danny Ray Bennett, 52, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born May 23, 1955, in Walnut, Miss., and died Sept.10, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: a daughter, Crystal Renee Bennett; a son, Danny Ray Bennett, Jr., both of the home in Mammoth Spring; daughters, Jamie Dawson of Osceola, Ark., Sandy Answorth of French-man's Bayou, Ark., son, Jeffery James Bennett of Wilson, Ark.; five sisters, Gloria Shempert of Frenchman's Bayou, Ark., Ilean Warhorst of Okolona, Miss., Marilyn Aderholt of Greenville, Miss., Elesia Price of Rogers, Ark. ...
Perry Mac Dutton (09/20/07)
Perry Mac Dutton, 69, son of the late Ruby F. Dutton and Elizabeth McCarver Dutton, was born June 16, 1938 in Batesville, Ark. He died Sept. 6, 2007 in Melbourne. Perry graduated from Batesville High School. He was a member of the Arkansas National Guard during the time of the Central High Crisis in Little Rock. ...
Hubert Lindsey (09/20/07)
Hubert Lindsey, age 66, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Ash Flat. He was born April 4, 1941, at Maxville, Ark., the son of Roe and Nola Mae (Gifford) Lindsey. He was a retired timber worker...
Ida Ellen Kendall (09/13/07)
Ida Ellen Kendall was born Oct. 16, 1930 in Jerusalem, Ark., the daughter of Grover Garland Hillis and Myrtie Marie Wright Hillis. She died Sept. 2, 2007, at her home in Myrtle, Mo., at the age of 76. She was united in marriage June 6, 1948, at East Prairie, Mo., to Joseph R. Kendall...
Wanda Faye Reans (09/13/07)
Wanda Faye Reans, 70, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Sept. 4, 2007, in Little Rock, Ark. She was born May 26, 1937, in Lindsey, Okla., the daughter of the late Francis and Flora (Springman) Reans. She moved to Arkansas 22 years ago from California. Wanda loved to sew, crochet, fish and go to yard sales. She was of the Baptist faith...
Claude Leon Stephens (09/13/07)
Claude Leon Stephens was born Sept. 1, 1932, at Ravenden Springs, Ark., the son of Arthur and Emily Athey Stephens. He died peacefully Sept. 3, 2007, with family and friends at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in ?Horseshoe Bend, Ark., at the age of 75...
"Tom" Thompson Jr. (09/13/07)
F.V. "Tom" Thomp-son, Jr., was born Feb. 15, 1931, in Akron, Ohio. He was the son of Frankin VanCulen Thompson Sr. and Theodora Lawrence Turner. He died Sept. 4, 2007, in Cherokee Village, Ark., at the age of 76. He retired from Edward Jones Investments after 12 years as a financial advisor. Prior to that, he had spent over 36 years in industrial management with various firms including Lord Corp., and Cooper Tire...
Florence Hodges (09/13/07)
Florence Catherine Hodges was born May 25, 1921, in Bath Pa., the daughter of James C. Seagraves and Amy E. Algert Seagraves. She died Aug. 30, 2007, at her home in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 86. She was united in marriage June 28, 1939, at Los Angeles, Calif., to Hubert Fie Hodges, who preceded her in death Dec. 16, 1997...
Veron Mae Shaw (09/13/07)
Vernon Mae Shaw of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Hubert and Myrl (Whittle) Payne, was born on May 17, 1916, in Grenada, Miss. She died Sept. 5, 2007, at the Southfork River Therapy and Living Center in Salem at the age of 91. She was united in marriage to Delbert Booth Shaw on June 25, 1933, and to this union, four children were born. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. Veron was a member of the Rosa Baptist Church in Luxora, Ark...
Jesse Johnson (09/13/07)
Jesse Dwayne Smith Johnson, age 17, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born Dec. 18, 1989, at West Plains, Mo., the son of Leslie Johnson Sr. and Rhonda Johnson. He died Sept. 6, 2007, at Alton, Mo. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mammoth Spring...
Crystal Jolene King (09/13/07)
Bruce King and Amanda Coble of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Crystal Jolene King. She was born at 11:31 p.m. Sept. 4, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 7 pounds and was 20 1/4 inches long. Her sibling is Branden, 9. Grandparents are Verlan and Rose Coble of Rover and Myron King of Thomasville, and the late Glee King. Step-grandmother is Janice King...
M.L. Waldrop (09/13/07)
M.L. Waldrop, 87, was born Sept. 11, 1919, in Braggadocio, Mo., the son of Edward Livingston "Lev" and Edith Hamlett Waldrop. He died Sept. 4, 2007, at his home. On Aug. 15, 1942, he was married at San Diego, Calif., to Bernice Bruton; they were privileged to celebrate 65 years together...
Clifton Kendrick (09/13/07)
Clifton Lee Kendrick, 61, of ?Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 5, 2007, at his residence. He was born Sept. 19, 1945, in Jacksonville, Fla., the son of James and Doris (Jarboe) Kendrick. He graduated from Arkan-sas State University and was a member of the International Honors Society. ...
Buford Curtis Latham (09/13/07)
Buford Curtis Latham, 62, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., died Sept. 3 at his residence. He was a factory worker and served in the National Guard. He is survived by: his fiancee, Pamela Lutz of Mammoth Spring; two brothers, Thomas Latham and R.A. Latham of Ripley, Tenn.; and two sisters, Ruth Clem of Camden, Tenn. and Julie Neal of Ripley, Tenn...
C. Marie Carr Thomas (09/13/07)
C. Marie Carr Thomas, 90, retired Veterans Administra-tion secretary passed away Sept. 2, 2007. She was born in Elba, Ark., the daughter of George W. Curtis and Walsie Lee Smith. She was past president of Minisa Chapter of National Secretary's Association...
Fern I. Romine (09/13/07)
Fern I. Romine, of Salem, daughter of the late Raymond T. Hayes and Velma Thacker Hayes Austin, was born March 10, 1939, in Shafter Township, Fayette County, Ill. She died Sept. 4, 2007, at Fulton County?Hospital in Salem at the age of 68. She was united in marriage to Lenord Dairell Romine on Oct. 23, 1957, at Salem. To this union two children were born...
Kathryn J. Hawkins (09/13/07)
Kathryn Joyce Hawkins, 65, died at 2:15 a.m. Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Blackford Community Hospital in Hartford City, Ind. She was born on Feb. 4, 1942, in Williford, Ark., the daughter of the late Edgar Yates and the late Leatha (Hill) Yates. Kathryn married Mack Von Hawkins Jan. 7, 1958, in Williford, Ark...
Betty Ann Higgins (09/27/07)
Betty Ann Higgins of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Estes and Melvina (Weyer)?Jovro, was born on Aug. 1, 1931, in Monterre, Mo. She died Sept. 18, 2007, at her home at the age of 76. She was united in marriage to Preston Earl Higgins on Oct. 16, 1949, at St. Louis, Mo. She was a loving wife, and she was employed as manager of Safeway Grocery in Los Angeles, Calif. She moved with her husband to Salem, Ark., in 1989, where they owned and operated Cedar Hill Station and Storage for 16 years...
Spec. Todd A. Motley (09/27/07)
Spc. Todd A. Motley of Clare, Mich., died Sept. 14, 2007, while faithfully serving his country in Iraq. Todd was participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom while assigned to the 6th Squadron, 9th U.S. Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas...
William "Bill" Campbell (09/27/07)
William "Bill" Glenn Campbell, 60, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 20, 2007, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born March 13, 1947, at Batesville, the son of Henry Hubert Campbell and Sarah Virginia Blankenship Campbell. He worked for Civil Service for eight years...
Mary Frances Cover (09/27/07)
Mary Frances (Hope)?Cover, 83, of Alton, Mo., was born Aug. 6, 1924, in Bartlesville, Okla., the daughter of John Hope and Grace (Wimberley)?Hope Curtis. She died Sept. 12, 2007, at the Shepherd's View Nursing Facility in Alton. Survivors include: three daughters, Gloria Shows and husband Nathan of Plano, Texas, Glenda Harder and husband, Jimmy of Emory, Texas and Gwendalyne Starwart and husband, Tom of Plano, Texas; one son, Timothy Cover and wife Carolyn of Bullard, Texas; one brother, Daniel Hope and wife Carmal of Dallas, Texas; and numerous other relatives and friends.. ...
Charles W. Swift (09/27/07)
Charles W. Swift, 69, of Alton, Mo., was born April 21, 1938, at Winona, Mo., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Springfield, Mo. He is survived by: his wife of almost 51 years, Vivian Swift of the home; two daughters, Jackie Chumbley and husband Ron of St. ...
Norma Lancaster (09/27/07)
Norma Pauline Lancaster was born July 28, 1923, in Koshkonong, Mo., the daughter of John F. Jones and Mary M. Jewell Jones, and died Sept. 15, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 84. She was united in marriage Jan. 8, 1942, at Koshkonong, Mo. to Curtis Lancaster who preceded her in death Jan. 8, 1975...
Georgia Ann Reef (09/27/07)
Georgia Ann Reef was born the daughter of Marvin Bray and Alice Pauline Cantrell Bray on Jan. 10, 1939, in Farewell, Ark., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Mount Vernon, Ill., at the age of 68. She was united in marriage Dec. 17, 1954, at Thayer, Mo., to Bobby A. Reef who preceded her in death March 17, 2006...
Anna Mae Hampton (09/27/07)
Anna Mae Hampton was born Dec. 31, 1917, the daughter of James Olen Rosier and Delphia Warren Rosier in Salem, Ark. She died Sept. 7, 2007, at the age of 89. She was united in marriage to Oren O'Dell. She was later united in marriage to James M. Hampton who preceded her in death Feb. 25, 1980...
Rudolph "Rudy" Loeffler (09/27/07)
Rudolph "Rudy" Loeffler, 92, of?Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 16, 2007, at his residence. He was born June 28, 1915, in St. Louis, Mo., the son of the late Frank and Cecelia Loeffler, the youngest of seven children. He married Lucy Jeff on Sept. 2, 1934. They were married for 66 years when Lucy died in 2000...
Bernece Mahaffey (09/27/07)
Bernece Estelle Mahaffey, 79, of Williford, Ark., died Sept. 19, 2007, in Horseshoe Bend, Ark. She was born May 16, 1928, in Sharp County, Ark., the daughter of Jeff Rogers and Bell (Ladd) Rogers. She was united in marriage to Louis A. Mahaffey at Ravenden Springs, Ark., on Sept. 29, 1946...
Wilma Louise Wymer (09/27/07)
Wilma Louise Wymer was born April 26, 1922, in Cedar City, Iowa, the daughter of Elmer Edward Conklin and Pearl Osborn Conklin. She died Sept. 13, 2007, in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 85. She was united in marriage to Marvin Spellman. In later years she was united in marriage to Norton William Wymer who preceded her in death Oct. 24, 1979...
Sherry Lynn Cowens (09/27/07)
Sherry Lynn Cowens of Moko, Ark., daughter of Mary Lou (Land) Bassham and the late Roy Norman Bassham, was born Nov. 7, 1956, in West Plains, Mo. She died Sept. 16, 2007, in an automobile accident at the age of 50. She was united in marriage to Ronald Lynn Cowens on May 10, 1994, at Ash Flat, Ark. She was a loving wife and mother. She was a member of the Lanton Baptist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher and was a member of the Women's Mission Union...
Diane Alexander (09/27/07)
Diane Elizabeth Alexander, 64, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 14, 2007, in Salem, Ark. She was an assembler of electronics. She is survived by: her husbamd, Willie; son, Mark of Jonesboro; four daughters, Angela Gibson of West Dundee, lll.; Kim Alexander of Ottawa, Ill.; Lynette Alexander of Marseilles, Ill.; and Carrie Alexander of Cherokee Village; a brother, Dale Hoorerbek of Aurora, Ill.; two sisters, Yolanda Baylor of Marseilles, and Patricia Hartkopp of North Aurora, Ill.; and 11 grandchildren.. ...
Lollis "Butch" Hendrix (09/27/07)
Lollis W. "Butch" Hendrix, 65, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Sept. 21, 2007, at his home. He was born June 10, 1942, at Flint, ?Mich., the son of Lollis Wayne and Juanita (Hulett)?Hendrix. He was a self-employed carpenter. He was of the Baptist faith...
Retha (Fulbright) Street (09/27/07)
Retha (Fulbright)?Street, 91, of Calamine, Ark., died Sept. 20, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 9, 1916, in Izard County, Ark., the son of Thomas F. and Margaret (Moser)?Fulbright. She was a retired teacher, a homemaker and a member of the Poughkeepsie Church of Christ...
Glenda Jean?Pitchford (09/27/07)
Glenda Jean Pitchford, of Salem, daughter of Melba Jo White Pitchford and the late Lenord Denton Pitchford, was born Nov. 14, 1955, in Thayer, Mo. She died Sept. 18, 2007, at her home at the age of 51. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith...
Ruth Deaton (09/27/07)
Ruth Deaton, 97, was born Dec. 7, 1909, the daughter of the late Thomas Harrell and Cordia Powell Harrell. She died Sep. 19, 2007, in Nashville, Tenn. She was a former cafeteria staff employee at the Couch High School in Myrtle, Mo. She is survived by: seven children, Mary Traw of Mary-land Heighs, Mo., Norene Heineman of Oakland, Ark., Btty Combs of West Plains, Barbara Hoyt of Paducah, Ky., Carol Stephens of Pacific, Mo., Shirley Speer of Paducah, Ky., and John Deaton of Eldon, Mo. ...
Joseph S. Mitchell (09/27/07)
Joseph S. Mitchell, 90, of Pensacola, Fla., died Friday, Sept. 21, 2007. Mitchell was a native of Thayer, Mo., but had been a resident of Pensacola for the past 50 years. He was of the Assembly of God Faith. Mitchell joined the Navy in 1936 and served during World War II and the Korean Conflict retiring in 1959 after 23 years service. He served aboard the USS Dent, 116...
Marvin Ray Newton (09/27/07)
Marvin Ray Newton, of Viola, Ark., son of the late John Henry and Veda Ethel (Skelton) Newton was born on Oct. 7, 1939, near Elizabeth, Ark. He died Sept. 23, 2007, at his home, at the age of 67. Marvin was united in marriage to Judith Lynn Hopper on June 3, 1978, at Flippin, Ark. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle...
William John Hall (09/27/07)
William John Hall, 61, of Hardy, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Mountain Home, Ark. He was a carpenter and served in the Army. He is survived by: a son, William John II of Cartersville, Ga.; three daughters, Brenda Scagesser and Susan Holloway of West ?Plains, Mo., and Tammy Hall of Willow Springs, Mo.; two brothers, Wilson Bruce Hall of Hardy and Floyd Green of Mountain View, Mo.; 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild...
Joe Carreiro (09/06/07)
Joe Carreiro, 78, of Cave City, Ark., died Aug. 28, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. He was born Oct. 25, 1928, at New Bedford, Mass., the son of Jose Carreiro Sr. and Liduina Amarol (Couto) Carreiro. He was a United States Marine veteran and a United States Army veteran having served during the Korean Conflict. He was awarded a Bronze Star medal...
Ann Bowers (09/06/07)
Ann Bowers was born Sept. 16, 1922, in Wirth, Ark., the daughter of Edward J. Rogers and Violet L. Lloyd Rogers. She died Aug. 27, 2007, at National Health Care in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 85 years. Burial services for Ann Bowers, formerly of the Thayer-Mammoth Spring area were held on Aug. 28 in the Arytown Cemetery near Thayer, Mo...
Robert E. Lauer (09/06/07)
Robert E. Lauer, 73, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 26, 2007, at his residence. Robert was born on Oct. 20, 1933, the son of of the late Erwin P. and Lucille (Leahy) Lauer. Moving from Albuquerque, N.M., he and his wife made Sharp County their home since 1994...
Mildred G. Kemp (09/06/07)
Mildred G. Kemp, 81, of Willmar, died Tuesday morning, Aug. 28, 2007, at Rice Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. Mildred was born on Sept. 26, 1925, in Warroad, Minn., the daughter of Alfred and Nellie (Berkman) Green. She grew up in the Warroad community, graduated from Warroad High School in 1943 and the University of Calif., Berkley with a degree in education. She taught home economics at the high school in Sutter, Calif...
R.C. Bracy (09/06/07)
R.C. Bracy, 74, of Sparks, Nev., died Aug. 25, 2007, at his home. R.C. was born on June 6, 1933, in Cleburne County, Ark., the son of Hugh and Flora. He retired after 21 years in the United States Navy. He loved hunting and fishing. He is survived by: two daughters, Laura Pfenning and Nancy Bracy; and three sons, Russell Bracy, Clayton Bracy and Gerald Bracy; and many grandchildren all of Reno, Nev...
Debra L. "Debbie"?Trivitt (09/06/07)
Debra L. "Debbie" Trivitt, 53, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 30, 2007, in Ash Flat. She was born Jan. 29, 1954, in Batesville, Ark., the daughter of George Larkin Smith and Juanita Matheny Smith. She graduated from Cave City High School in 1972. She was a member of the Foothills Baptist Church in Hardy, Ark...
Frances May Barry (09/06/07)
Frances May Barry, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late Ernest and Lily (David) Winter, was born on Feb. 11, 1925, in Lee Township, Mich. She died Aug. 29, 2007, at the Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark., at the age of 82. She was united in marriage to Alpheus Frank Barry on Aug. 19, 1945, at Jackson, Mich., and to this union three children were born...
Mary Williams (09/06/07)
Mary Williams, 84, of Kansas City, Kan., formerly of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 20, 2007, at Woodbine Nursing Home in Gladstone, Mo. Mary was born Nov. 30, 1922, in Ash Flat, where she lived until marrying Charlie (Jack) in 1941 and they moved to Kansas City, but returned every summer for the family reunion...
Marie Mullins (09/06/07)
Marie Mullins, 76, of Bogulusa, La., died Aug. 25, 2007, in Louisiana. She was a homemaker. She is survived by: five sons, Bruce and Michael Mullins of Hardy, Kalvin of Jonesboro, Doug of Highland and Randy of Wirth; four daughters, Dovie Riggs of Bogulusa, Shirline Westberry and Donna Cartwright of Live Oak, Fla., Colette VanDolah of Thayer; a brother, William Hickman of Amagon, Ark.; and 26 grandchildren...
Duane Roy Robison Jr. (09/06/07)
Duane Roy Robison Jr., was born May 25, 1951, in Springfield, Ill., the son of Duane Roy Robison Sr. and Etta May DeWitt Robison and died Aug. 27, 2007, at his home in Koshkonong, Mo., at the age of 56. He was united in marriage July 30, 1976, at Koshkonong, Mo., to LuAnn Willbanks...
Nancy Wilkins (09/06/07)
Nancy Sue (Dungan) Wilkins, of Glencoe, Ark., daughter of Wanda Louella (Hunt) Dungan and the late Ellis Millard Dungan, was born on March 26, 1957, in Kansas City, Mo. She died Aug. 24, 2007, at her home following a long illness, at the age of 50. She is survived by: her husband, Terry Wilkins of Glencoe; a son, Daniel Cook of Atlanta, Ga.; a daughter, Stacy Cook of Atlanta, Ga.; her mother, Wanda Dungan of Salem; five brothers, John ?Mefford of Ash Flat, James Mefford of Ash Flat, Robert Mefford of Franklinton, La., William Dungan of Pensacola, Fla., and Mark Dungan of Viola; two sisters, Cathy (Dungan)?Loftin of Montgom-ery, Ala., and Martha (Dungan) Rose of Fairhope, Ala.; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Hubert Lindsey (09/20/07)
Hubert Lindsey, age 66, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Ash Flat. He was born April 4, 1941, at Maxville, Ark., the son of Roe and Nola Mae (Gifford) Lindsey. He was a retired timber worker...
James Earl Brown (09/20/07)
James Earl Brown of Cherokee Village, Ark., was born Feb. 2, 1943 in Springfield, Ohio. He died July 29, 2007 in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 64. James retired from the Chicago Police Department at the rank of Sergeant. He served in the U.S. Navy during the JFK administration...
Danny Ray Bennett (09/20/07)
Danny Ray Bennett, 52, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born May 23, 1955, in Walnut, Miss., and died Sept.10, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: a daughter, Crystal Renee Bennett; a son, Danny Ray Bennett, Jr., both of the home in Mammoth Spring; daughters, Jamie Dawson of Osceola, Ark., Sandy Answorth of French-man's Bayou, Ark., son, Jeffery James Bennett of Wilson, Ark.; five sisters, Gloria Shempert of Frenchman's Bayou, Ark., Ilean Warhorst of Okolona, Miss., Marilyn Aderholt of Greenville, Miss., Elesia Price of Rogers, Ark. ...
Ruby Stubblefield (09/20/07)
Ruby Jewell Hall Stubble-field, 93, was born the daughter of Jeff Hall and Mattie Goins Hall on Aug. 10, 1914, in Elm Store, Ark., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Thayer, Mo. She was married March 19, 1936, in Pocahontas, Ark., to Tom J. Stubblefield who preceded her in death Dec. 30, 1993...
Tressie O. Hall (09/20/07)
Tressie O. Hall, 82, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Center, Ark., the daughter of Tribble T. Heath and Rosalea (Swanford) Heath. She was a graduate of Ash Flat High School. She married Floyd Hall in Ash Flat in 1946. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens and quilt making. She attended the Ash Flat Church of Christ...
Thomas L. Woodson (09/20/07)
Thomas L. Woodson, 63, died at his home in Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2007. Woodson was born July 1, 1944, the son of Richard L. and Mildred Short Woodson. He was retired from International Paper Company and was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He is survived by: his wife. Chaclcie Woodson; mother Mildred Short Woodson of Cherokee Village, Ark.; step-son, Ray Scott and wife Janie of Memphis, Tenn.; one aunt Loma M. Short of Cherokee Village; and a host of other relatives and friends...
William?John Hall (09/20/07)
William John Hall, 61, of Hardy, died Sept. 15 in Mountain Home. William was a carpenter and served in the Army. William is survived by son William John II of Cartersville, Ga.; three daughters, Brenda Seagesser and Susan Hollo-way of West Plains, Tammy Hall of Willow Springs; two brothers, Wilson Bruce Hall of Hardy, Floyd Green of Mountain View, Mo.; fourteen grandchildren; one great grandchild...
Orville Martin Graddy (09/20/07)
Orville Martin Graddy, 90, of Williford, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2007, at St Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Graddy was a retired school administrator. He is survived by: his wife, Edna Graddy of Williford; one daughter, Norma Carol Cross of Williford; four brothers, Eugene Hawkins of Hardy, John B. ...
Vora Jane Hensley (09/20/07)
Vora Jane Hensley, 75, of Alton, Mo., was born Feb. 16, 1932, in Alton, Mo., and died Sept. 9, 2007, at St. John's Health Center in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include: two daughters, Melba Jane Higgenbotham and husband Walter of Wellsville, Mo., and Elsa Annette Lee and husband Darron of Alton; two grandchildren, Cynthia Jane Anderson of Alaska and Lacey Ann Lee of Alton; two great-grandchildren, Shane Keith Anderson and Sarah Jane Anderson, both of Alaska; one step-son, Kelly Vogel; three step-granddaughters; four step-grandsons; two sisters, Ora Williams and and Pearl Casey; and two brothers, Homer Stevens and Waymon Stevens.. ...
Mary Jean Pressley (09/20/07)
Mary Jean Vincent Pressley was born Dec. 15, 1921, in Monroe City, Mo., the daughter of the late Elliott P. Hickman and Frances Marie Humphrey Hickman. She died Sept. 7, 2007, in Larned, Kan., at the age of 85. She was united in marriage Oct. 26, 1940, to Merrell Vincent who preceded her in death Oct. 23, 1981. She was united in marriage Dec. 6, 1987, to William H. Pressley who preceded her in death Dec. 10, 2000...
Perry Mac Dutton (09/20/07)
Perry Mac Dutton, 69, son of the late Ruby F. Dutton and Elizabeth McCarver Dutton, was born June 16, 1938 in Batesville, Ark. He died Sept. 6, 2007 in Melbourne. Perry graduated from Batesville High School. He was a member of the Arkansas National Guard during the time of the Central High Crisis in Little Rock. ...
Clarence Floyd White (09/20/07)
Clarence Floyd White, 94, of Ash Flat, Ark., was born Feb. 8, 1913, in Savannah, Tenn., and died Sept. 4, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: seven children, James White of Ash Flat, Dorothy Campbell of Ripley, Tenn., Linda White of Montana, Stephen White of Plainfield, Ill., Roy White of Boaz, Ala., Mary Osteen of Brownsville, Tenn., Martha Emmert of Ash Flat; and one sister-in-law, Rachel Pruiett of West Plains, Mo.; five generations in all...
Myrtle Williams (09/20/07)
Myrtle Williams, 89, of Sidney, Ark., died Sept. 8, 2007, at the Pioneer Nursing Home in Melbourne. She was born March 28, 1918, at Mount Pleasant, Ark., daughter of Robert J. and Bertie Elizabeth (Breeden)?Langston. She was a homemaker and a member of Sage Baptist Church...
William Hibbs (09/20/07)
William Hibbs, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1921, at Mainster County, Mich., the son of William and Icadora (Wineland) Hibbs. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II. He was a retired factory work-er and did construction work...
Mary Jean Pressley (09/20/07)
Mary Jean Vincent Pressley was born Dec. 15, 1921, in Monroe City, Mo., the daughter of the late Elliott P. Hickman and Frances Marie Humphrey Hickman. She died Sept. 7, 2007, in Larned, Kan., at the age of 85. She was united in marriage Oct. 26, 1940, to Merrell Vincent who preceded her in death Oct. 23, 1981. She was united in marriage Dec. 6, 1987, to William H. Pressley who preceded her in death Dec. 10, 2000...
Perry Mac Dutton (09/20/07)
Perry Mac Dutton, 69, son of the late Ruby F. Dutton and Elizabeth McCarver Dutton, was born June 16, 1938 in Batesville, Ark. He died Sept. 6, 2007 in Melbourne. Perry graduated from Batesville High School. He was a member of the Arkansas National Guard during the time of the Central High Crisis in Little Rock. ...
Clarence Floyd White (09/20/07)
Clarence Floyd White, 94, of Ash Flat, Ark., was born Feb. 8, 1913, in Savannah, Tenn., and died Sept. 4, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: seven children, James White of Ash Flat, Dorothy Campbell of Ripley, Tenn., Linda White of Montana, Stephen White of Plainfield, Ill., Roy White of Boaz, Ala., Mary Osteen of Brownsville, Tenn., Martha Emmert of Ash Flat; and one sister-in-law, Rachel Pruiett of West Plains, Mo.; five generations in all...
Myrtle Williams (09/20/07)
Myrtle Williams, 89, of Sidney, Ark., died Sept. 8, 2007, at the Pioneer Nursing Home in Melbourne. She was born March 28, 1918, at Mount Pleasant, Ark., daughter of Robert J. and Bertie Elizabeth (Breeden)?Langston. She was a homemaker and a member of Sage Baptist Church...
William Hibbs (09/20/07)
William Hibbs, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1921, at Mainster County, Mich., the son of William and Icadora (Wineland) Hibbs. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II. He was a retired factory work-er and did construction work...
Vora Jane Hensley (09/20/07)
Vora Jane Hensley, 75, of Alton, Mo., was born Feb. 16, 1932, in Alton, Mo., and died Sept. 9, 2007, at St. John's Health Center in Springfield, Mo. Survivors include: two daughters, Melba Jane Higgenbotham and husband Walter of Wellsville, Mo., and Elsa Annette Lee and husband Darron of Alton; two grandchildren, Cynthia Jane Anderson of Alaska and Lacey Ann Lee of Alton; two great-grandchildren, Shane Keith Anderson and Sarah Jane Anderson, both of Alaska; one step-son, Kelly Vogel; three step-granddaughters; four step-grandsons; two sisters, Ora Williams and and Pearl Casey; and two brothers, Homer Stevens and Waymon Stevens.. ...
Orville Martin Graddy (09/20/07)
Orville Martin Graddy, 90, of Williford, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2007, at St Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Graddy was a retired school administrator. He is survived by: his wife, Edna Graddy of Williford; one daughter, Norma Carol Cross of Williford; four brothers, Eugene Hawkins of Hardy, John B. ...
Thomas L. Woodson (09/20/07)
Thomas L. Woodson, 63, died at his home in Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2007. Woodson was born July 1, 1944, the son of Richard L. and Mildred Short Woodson. He was retired from International Paper Company and was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He is survived by: his wife. Chaclcie Woodson; mother Mildred Short Woodson of Cherokee Village, Ark.; step-son, Ray Scott and wife Janie of Memphis, Tenn.; one aunt Loma M. Short of Cherokee Village; and a host of other relatives and friends...
Tressie O. Hall (09/20/07)
Tressie O. Hall, 82, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Center, Ark., the daughter of Tribble T. Heath and Rosalea (Swanford) Heath. She was a graduate of Ash Flat High School. She married Floyd Hall in Ash Flat in 1946. She enjoyed working in her flower gardens and quilt making. She attended the Ash Flat Church of Christ...
Ruby Stubblefield (09/20/07)
Ruby Jewell Hall Stubble-field, 93, was born the daughter of Jeff Hall and Mattie Goins Hall on Aug. 10, 1914, in Elm Store, Ark., and died Sept. 14, 2007, in Thayer, Mo. She was married March 19, 1936, in Pocahontas, Ark., to Tom J. Stubblefield who preceded her in death Dec. 30, 1993...
Danny Ray Bennett (09/20/07)
Danny Ray Bennett, 52, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born May 23, 1955, in Walnut, Miss., and died Sept.10, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: a daughter, Crystal Renee Bennett; a son, Danny Ray Bennett, Jr., both of the home in Mammoth Spring; daughters, Jamie Dawson of Osceola, Ark., Sandy Answorth of French-man's Bayou, Ark., son, Jeffery James Bennett of Wilson, Ark.; five sisters, Gloria Shempert of Frenchman's Bayou, Ark., Ilean Warhorst of Okolona, Miss., Marilyn Aderholt of Greenville, Miss., Elesia Price of Rogers, Ark. ...
James Earl Brown (09/20/07)
James Earl Brown of Cherokee Village, Ark., was born Feb. 2, 1943 in Springfield, Ohio. He died July 29, 2007 in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 64. James retired from the Chicago Police Department at the rank of Sergeant. He served in the U.S. Navy during the JFK administration...
Hubert Lindsey (09/20/07)
Hubert Lindsey, age 66, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Ash Flat. He was born April 4, 1941, at Maxville, Ark., the son of Roe and Nola Mae (Gifford) Lindsey. He was a retired timber worker...
William?John Hall (09/20/07)
William John Hall, 61, of Hardy, died Sept. 15 in Mountain Home. William was a carpenter and served in the Army. William is survived by son William John II of Cartersville, Ga.; three daughters, Brenda Seagesser and Susan Hollo-way of West Plains, Tammy Hall of Willow Springs; two brothers, Wilson Bruce Hall of Hardy, Floyd Green of Mountain View, Mo.; fourteen grandchildren; one great grandchild...
"Tom" Thompson Jr. (09/13/07)
F.V. "Tom" Thomp-son, Jr., was born Feb. 15, 1931, in Akron, Ohio. He was the son of Frankin VanCulen Thompson Sr. and Theodora Lawrence Turner. He died Sept. 4, 2007, in Cherokee Village, Ark., at the age of 76. He retired from Edward Jones Investments after 12 years as a financial advisor. Prior to that, he had spent over 36 years in industrial management with various firms including Lord Corp., and Cooper Tire...
M.L. Waldrop (09/13/07)
M.L. Waldrop, 87, was born Sept. 11, 1919, in Braggadocio, Mo., the son of Edward Livingston "Lev" and Edith Hamlett Waldrop. He died Sept. 4, 2007, at his home. On Aug. 15, 1942, he was married at San Diego, Calif., to Bernice Bruton; they were privileged to celebrate 65 years together...
Florence Hodges (09/13/07)
Florence Catherine Hodges was born May 25, 1921, in Bath Pa., the daughter of James C. Seagraves and Amy E. Algert Seagraves. She died Aug. 30, 2007, at her home in Thayer, Mo., at the age of 86. She was united in marriage June 28, 1939, at Los Angeles, Calif., to Hubert Fie Hodges, who preceded her in death Dec. 16, 1997...
Veron Mae Shaw (09/13/07)
Vernon Mae Shaw of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Hubert and Myrl (Whittle) Payne, was born on May 17, 1916, in Grenada, Miss. She died Sept. 5, 2007, at the Southfork River Therapy and Living Center in Salem at the age of 91. She was united in marriage to Delbert Booth Shaw on June 25, 1933, and to this union, four children were born. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother. Veron was a member of the Rosa Baptist Church in Luxora, Ark...
Jesse Johnson (09/13/07)
Jesse Dwayne Smith Johnson, age 17, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born Dec. 18, 1989, at West Plains, Mo., the son of Leslie Johnson Sr. and Rhonda Johnson. He died Sept. 6, 2007, at Alton, Mo. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mammoth Spring...
Crystal Jolene King (09/13/07)
Bruce King and Amanda Coble of Alton are the parents of a baby girl, Crystal Jolene King. She was born at 11:31 p.m. Sept. 4, 2007, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains. She weighed 7 pounds and was 20 1/4 inches long. Her sibling is Branden, 9. Grandparents are Verlan and Rose Coble of Rover and Myron King of Thomasville, and the late Glee King. Step-grandmother is Janice King...
C. Marie Carr Thomas (09/13/07)
C. Marie Carr Thomas, 90, retired Veterans Administra-tion secretary passed away Sept. 2, 2007. She was born in Elba, Ark., the daughter of George W. Curtis and Walsie Lee Smith. She was past president of Minisa Chapter of National Secretary's Association...
Buford Curtis Latham (09/13/07)
Buford Curtis Latham, 62, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., died Sept. 3 at his residence. He was a factory worker and served in the National Guard. He is survived by: his fiancee, Pamela Lutz of Mammoth Spring; two brothers, Thomas Latham and R.A. Latham of Ripley, Tenn.; and two sisters, Ruth Clem of Camden, Tenn. and Julie Neal of Ripley, Tenn...
Kathryn J. Hawkins (09/13/07)
Kathryn Joyce Hawkins, 65, died at 2:15 a.m. Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Blackford Community Hospital in Hartford City, Ind. She was born on Feb. 4, 1942, in Williford, Ark., the daughter of the late Edgar Yates and the late Leatha (Hill) Yates. Kathryn married Mack Von Hawkins Jan. 7, 1958, in Williford, Ark...
Fern I. Romine (09/13/07)
Fern I. Romine, of Salem, daughter of the late Raymond T. Hayes and Velma Thacker Hayes Austin, was born March 10, 1939, in Shafter Township, Fayette County, Ill. She died Sept. 4, 2007, at Fulton County?Hospital in Salem at the age of 68. She was united in marriage to Lenord Dairell Romine on Oct. 23, 1957, at Salem. To this union two children were born...
Clifton Kendrick (09/13/07)
Clifton Lee Kendrick, 61, of ?Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 5, 2007, at his residence. He was born Sept. 19, 1945, in Jacksonville, Fla., the son of James and Doris (Jarboe) Kendrick. He graduated from Arkan-sas State University and was a member of the International Honors Society. ...
Ida Ellen Kendall (09/13/07)
Ida Ellen Kendall was born Oct. 16, 1930 in Jerusalem, Ark., the daughter of Grover Garland Hillis and Myrtie Marie Wright Hillis. She died Sept. 2, 2007, at her home in Myrtle, Mo., at the age of 76. She was united in marriage June 6, 1948, at East Prairie, Mo., to Joseph R. Kendall...
Wanda Faye Reans (09/13/07)
Wanda Faye Reans, 70, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Sept. 4, 2007, in Little Rock, Ark. She was born May 26, 1937, in Lindsey, Okla., the daughter of the late Francis and Flora (Springman) Reans. She moved to Arkansas 22 years ago from California. Wanda loved to sew, crochet, fish and go to yard sales. She was of the Baptist faith...
Claude Leon Stephens (09/13/07)
Claude Leon Stephens was born Sept. 1, 1932, at Ravenden Springs, Ark., the son of Arthur and Emily Athey Stephens. He died peacefully Sept. 3, 2007, with family and friends at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in ?Horseshoe Bend, Ark., at the age of 75...
William "Bill" Campbell (09/27/07)
William "Bill" Glenn Campbell, 60, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 20, 2007, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born March 13, 1947, at Batesville, the son of Henry Hubert Campbell and Sarah Virginia Blankenship Campbell. He worked for Civil Service for eight years. ...
William John Hall (09/27/07)
William John Hall, 61, of Hardy, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Mountain Home, Ark. He was a carpenter and served in the Army.Williams is survived by: a son, William John II of Cartersville, Ga.; three daughters, Benda Scagesser and Susan Holloway of West Plains, Mo.; and Tammy Hall of Willow Springs, Mo.; two brothers, Wilson Bruce Hall of Hardy and Floyd Green of Mountain View, Mo.; 14 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.Services were held Sept. ...
William Marvin Thompson (09/27/07)
William Marvin Thompson, 82, of West Memphis, Ark., died Sept. 21 As an active member of the Missouri Street Church of Christ, he served as head of the fellowship committee. He was a WWII decorated U.S. Marine and was awarded the Bronze Star for the battle of Iwo Jima. ...
William Hibbs (09/21/07)
William Hibbs, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1921, at Mainster County, Mich., the son of William and Icadora (Wineland) Hibbs. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II. He was a retired factory worker and also did construction work.Survivors include: two sons, LeRoy Van Dusen of Argos, Ind., and Raymond Van Dusen of Wheatland, Colo; four daughters, Dorothy Poledna of Niles, Mich., Lillian Cotton of Cave City, Pamela Stice of Cave City and Sandra Norris of Batesville; 21 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife, Lillian (Calhoun) Hibbs; one son, Larry Van Dusen; an infant daughter, Linda Hibbs; four brothers, Art Hibbs, Floyd Hibbs, Donald Hibbs and Harry Hibbs; and six sisters, Mage Pester, Creta Miller, Lily Metcalf, Dorothy Pettit, Carrie Hibbs and May Hibbs.A private graveside memorial service with military honors will be held at a later date in the Walkerton Cemetery located at Walkerton, Ind. ...
Wanda Faye Reans (09/13/07)
Wanda Faye Reans, 70, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Sept. 4, 2007, in Little Rock, Ark. She was born May 26, 1937, in Lindsey, Okla., the daughter of the late Francis and Flora (Springman) Reans. She moved to Arkansas 22 years ago from California. Wanda loved to sew, crochet, fish and go to yard sales. She was of the Baptist faith...
Violet Samples (09/21/07)
Violet Samples, 85, of Hardy, Ark., died Aug. 20, 2007, in Batesville, Ark. She was a homemaker. She is survived by: two daughters, Esther Susann Oakley of Hardy and Edna Jewell of Idawild, Calif.; two sons, Jesse Samples of Hardy, Kenneth Richard Samples of Riverside, Calif.; two sisters Naomi Burdette of Maysel, W.Va. ...
Vernon (Donna J.) Arnold (09/27/07)
Vernon (Donna J) Arnold formally, of Carbon Hill, passed away peacefully in her home in Arkansas on Sept. 21. Donna was born Feb. 15, 1943, in Bloomington, Ill., to Marjorie and Dominic Ferrara. She married Vernon L. Arnold on March 25, 1961, in Carmi, Ill...
Thomas L. Woodson (09/21/07)
Thomas L. Woodson, 63, died at his home in Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2007. Woodson was born July 1, 1944, the son of Richard L. and Mildred Short Woodson.He was retired from International Paper Company and was a U.S. Air Force veteran.He is survived by: his wife. ...
Tressie O. Hall (09/21/07)
Tressie O. Hall, 82, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Center, Ark., the daughter of Tribble T. Heath and Rosalea (Swanford) Heath. She was a graduate of Ash Flat High School. She married Floyd Hall in Ash Flat in 1946. ...
SPC. Todd A. Motley (09/27/07)
SPC. Todd A. Motley of Clare, Mich., died Sept. 14, 2007, while faithfully serving his country in Iraq. Todd was participating in Operation Iraqi Freedom while assigned to the 6th Squadron, 9th U.S. Cavalry, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas.He is survived by: his wife, Karen, and two daughters, Hannah Marie and KayLee Amber of the home in Clare; grandmother, Marcia Dolin; mother, Renee Motley; two brothers, Ian Motley and Nikolas Gleason all of Hoxie, Ark.; grandmother, Anita Oliver; two brothers, Billy Williams and Bobby Motley, all of Ypsilanti, Mich.; four uncles, Conrad Aten of California, Dennis Evans of Williford, Ark., Brandon Aten and Timmy Aten both of Harrison, Mich.; and great-grandmother Irene Harris of Marbury, Ala.Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Stocking Funeral Home of Harrison, Mich.. ...
Rudolph "Rudy" Loeffler (09/27/07)
Rudolph "Rudy" Loeffler, 92, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 16, 2007, at his residence. He was born June 28, 1915, in St. Louis, Mo., the son of the late Frank and Cecelia Loeffler, the youngest of seven children.He married Lucy Jeff on Sept. ...
Retha (Fulbright) Street (09/27/07)
Retha (Fulbright) Street, 91, of Calamine, Ark., died Sept. 20, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 9, 1916, in Izard County, Ark., the son of Thomas F. and Margaret (Moser) Fulbright. She was a retired teacher, a homemaker and a member of the Poughkeepsie Church of Christ.Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Evonne Baxter of Calamine; one sep-son, James F. ...
R.C. Bracy (09/06/07)
R.C. Bracy, 74, of Sparks, Nev., died Aug. 25, 2007, at his home. R.C. was born on June 6, 1933, in Cleburne County, Ark., the son of Hugh and Flora. He retired after 21 years in the United States Navy. He loved hunting and fishing.He is survived by: two daughters, Laura Pfenning and Nancy Bracy; and three sons, Russell Bracy, Clayton Bracy and Gerald Bracy; and many grandchildren all of Reno, Nev.He was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife, Jenice Bracy; one daughter, Carolyn Bracy; and one brother, Maurice Bracy.A graveside service was held Sept. ...
Robert E. Lauer (09/06/07)
Robert E. Lauer, 73, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 26, 2007, at his residence. Robert was born on Oct. 20, 1933, the son of Erwin P. and Lucille (Leahy) Lauer. Moving from Albuquerque, N.M., he and his wife made Sharp County their home since 1994. Bob loved to help other people; he helped by doing Meals on Wheels. ...
Orville Martin Graddy (09/21/07)
Orville Martin Graddy, 90, of Williford, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2007, at St Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Graddy was a retired school administrator. He is survived by: his wife, Edna Graddy of Williford; one daughter, Norma Carol Cross of Williford; four brothers, Eugene Hawkins of Hardy, John B. ...
Nancy Wilkins (09/13/07)
Nancy Sue (Dungan) Wilkins, of Glencoe, Ark., daughter of Wanda Louella (Hunt) Dungan and the late Ellis Millard Dungan, was born on March 26, 1957, in Kansas City, Mo. She died Aug. 24, 2007, at her home following a long illness, at the age of 50. She is survived by: her husband, Terry Wilkins of Glencoe; a son, Daniel Cook of Atlanta, Ga.; a daughter, Stacy Cook of Atlanta, Ga.; her mother, Wanda Dungan of Salem; five brothers, John Mefford of Ash Flat, James Mefford of Ash Flat, Robert Mefford of Franklinton, La., William Dungan of Pensacola, Fla., and Mark Dungan of Viola; two sisters, Cathy (Dungan) Loftin of Montgomery, Ala., and Martha (Dungan) Rose of Fairhope, Ala.; and a host of other relatives and friends. ...
Myrtle Williams (09/21/07)
Myrtle Williams, 89, of Sidney, Ark., died Sept. 8, 2007, at the Pioneer Nursing Home in Melbourne. She was born March 28, 1918, at Mount Pleasant, Ark., the daughter of Robert J. and Bertie Elizabeth (Breeden) Langston She was a homemaker and a member of the Sage Baptist Church.Survivors include: one son, Dennis P. ...
Marie Mullins (09/06/07)
Marie Mullins, 76, of Bogulusa, La., died Aug. 25, 2007, in Louisiana. She was a homemaker. She is survived by: five sons, Bruce and Michael Mullins of Hardy, Kalvin of Jonesboro, Doug of Highland and Randy of Wirth; four daughters, Dovie Riggs of Bogulusa, Shirline Westberry and Donna Cartwright of Live Oak, Fla., Colette VanDolah of Thayer; a brother, William Hickman of Amagon, Ark.; and 26 grandchildren.She was preceded in death by: her parents, Homer Augustus and Donnie Belle Moody Hickman; her husband, Buddy Mullins; two sons, Roger Dale Mullins and Earl Dean Mullins; two brothers, O.T. ...
Mildred G. Kemp (09/06/07)
Mildred G. Kemp, 81, of Willmar, died Tuesday morning, Aug. 28, 2007, at Rice Memorial Hospital following an extended illness. Mildred was born on Sept. 26, 1925, in Warroad, Minn., the daughter of Alfred and Nellie (Berkman) Green. She grew up in the Warroad community, graduated from Warroad High School in 1943 and the University of Calif., Berkley with a degree in education. ...
Lollis "Butch" Hendrix (09/27/07)
Lollis W. "Butch" Hendrix, 65, of Evening Shade, Ark., died Sept. 21, 2007, at his home. He was born June 10, 1942, at Flint, Mich., the son of Lollis Wayne and Juanita (Hulett) Hendrix. He was a self-employed carpenter and of the Baptist faith.Survivors include: his wife, Wanda Hendrix of the home; his mother, Juanita Herling of Warren, Mich.; five sisters, Nadra Mitchell of Gladwin, Mich., Laura Addis of Troy, Mich., Kim Morgan of Roseburg, Ore., Tierney Garrett and Bronwyn Springland both of Garfield, Ark.; several nieces; nephews; cousins; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his father.Funeral services were held Sept. ...
Kathryn J. Hawkins (09/13/07)
Kathryn Joyce Hawkins, 65, died at 2:15 a.m. Monday, Sept. 3, 2007, at Blackford Community Hospital in Hartford City, Ind. She was born on Feb. 4, 1942, in Williford, Ark., the daughter of the late Edgar Yates and the late Leatha (Hill) Yates.Kathryn married Mack Von Hawkins Jan. ...
James Earl Brown (09/21/07)
James Earl Brown of Cherokee Village, Ark., was born Feb. 2, 1943, in Springfield, Ohio. He died July 29, 2007, in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 64. James retired from the Chicago Police Department at the rank of sergeant. He served in the U.S. Navy during the JFK administration.James was an all around athlete and regular contributor to the Ozark Opinion radio program. ...
Joe Carreiro (09/06/07)
Joe Carreiro, 78, of Cave City, Ark., died Aug. 28, 2007, at the Cave City Nursing Home. He was born Oct. 25, 1928, at New Bedford, Mass., the son of Jose Carreiro Sr. and Liduina Amarol (Couto) Carreiro. He was a United States Marine veteran and a United States Army veteran having served during the Korean Conflict. ...
Hubert Lindsey (09/21/07)
Hubert Lindsey, 66, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Ash Flat. He was born April 4, 1941, at Maxville, Ark., the son of Roe and Nola Mae (Gifford) Lindsey. He was a retired timber worker.Survivors include: one son, David Lindsey of Cave City; one daughter, Ada Yancey of Cave City; three brothers, Junior Lindsey of Cave City, Calvin Lindsey of Evening Shade and Gene Lindsey of Pfeiffer; one sister, Royce Reding of Sidney; one granddaughter, Lacy Dawn Yancey of Cave City; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by: his parents; one sister, Lois Barber; and two nephews, John Lindsey and Jay Reding.Graveside services were held Sept. ...
"Tom" Thompson Jr. (09/13/07)
F.V. "Tom" Thompson, Jr., was born Feb. 15, 1931, in Akron, Ohio. He was the son of Frankin VanCulen Thompson Sr. and Theodora Lawrence Turner. He died Sept. 4, 2007, in Cherokee Village, Ark., at the age of 76. He retired from Edward Jones Investments after 12 years as a financial advisor. ...
Fern I. Romine (09/13/07)
Fern I. Romine, of Salem, daughter of the late Raymond T. Hayes and Velma Thacker Hayes Austin, was born March 10, 1939, in Shafter Township, Fayetteville County, Ill. She died Sept. 4, 2007, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 68. She was united in marriage to Lenord Dairell Romine on Oct. ...
Evynn Delaney Aubrey-Mitchell (09/27/07)
Evynn Delaney Aubrey-Mitchell, 8, of De Soto, Kan., passed away Sept. 20, 2007, at home. She was born Aug. 25, 1999, in Overland Park, Kan. She was raised in Kansas City, Mo., and most recently moved to De Soto, Kan. Evynn was a beautiful blonde angel with round cherubic cheeks who loved swimming, school and listening to music. ...
Debra L. "Debbie" Trivitt (09/13/07)
Debra L. "Debbie" Trivitt, 53, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 30, 2007, in Ash Flat. She was born Jan. 29, 1954, in Batesville, Ark., the daughter of George Larkin Smith and Juanita Matheny Smith. She graduated from Cave City High School in 1972. She was a member of the Foothills Baptist Church in Hardy, Ark. ...
Diane Alexander (09/27/07)
Diane Elizabeth Alexander, 64, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 14, 2007, in Salem, Ark. She was an assembler of electronics. She is survived by: her husband, Willie; son, Mark of Jonesboro; four daughters, Angela Gibson of West Dundee, Ill.; Kim Alexander of Ottawa, Ill., Lynette Alexander of Marseilles, Ill.; and Carrie Alexander of Cherokee Village; a brother, Dale Hoorerbek of Aurora, Ill.; two sisters, Yolanda Baylor of Marseilles, Ill., and Patricia Hartkopp of North Aurora, Ill.; and 11 grandchildren.A private memorial service will be held at a later date. ...
C. Marie Carr Thomas (09/13/07)
C. Marie Carr Thomas, 90, retired Veterans Administration secretary, died Sept. 2, 2007. She was born in Elba, Ark., the daughter of George W. Curtis and Walsie Lee Smith. She was past president of Minisa Chapter of National Secretary Association.Survivors include: her husband, Fred of the home; one son, Fred Eugene of Red Feather Lake, Colo.; daughters, Cathy M. ...
Clifton Kendrick (09/13/07)
Clifton Lee Kendrick, 61, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died Sept. 5, 2007, at his residence. He was born Sept. 19, 1945, in Jacksonville, Fla., the son of James and Doris (Jarboe) Kendrick. He graduated from Arkansas State University and was a member of the International Honors Society. ...
Clarence Floyd White (09/21/07)
Clarence Floyd White, 94, of Ash Flat, Ark., was born Feb. 8, 1913, in Savannah, Tenn., and died Sept. 4, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: seven children, James White of Ash Flat, Dorothy Campbell of Ripley, Tenn., Linda White of Montana, Stephen White of Plainfield, Ill., Roy White of Boaz, Ala., Mary Osteen of Brownsville, Tenn., Martha Emmert of Ash Flat; and one sister-in-law, Rachel Pruiett of West Plains, Mo.; five generations in all.He was preceded in death by his parents, William A. ...
Bernece Mahaffey (09/27/07)
Bernece Estelle Mahaffey, 79, of Williford, Ark., died Sept. 19, 2007, in Horseshoe Bend, Ark. She was born May 16, 1928, in Sharp County, Ark., the daughter of Jeff Rogers and Bell (Ladd) Rogers. She was united in marriage to Louis A. Mahaffey at Ravenden Springs, Ark., on Sept. ...
Betty Ann Higgins (09/27/07)
Betty Ann Higgins of Salem, Ark., daughter of the late Estes and Melvina (Weyer) Jovro, was born on Aug. 1, 1931, in Monterre, Mo. She died Sept. 18, 2007, at her home at the age of 76. She was united in marriage to Preston Earl Higgins on Oct. 16, 1949, at St. ...
Anna Mae Hampton (09/27/07)
Anna Mae Hampton was born Dec. 31, 1917, the daughter of James Olen Rosier and Delphia Warren Rosier in Salem, Ark. She died Sept. 7, 2007, at the age of 89. She was united in marriage to Oren O'Dell. She was later united in marriage to James M. Hampton who preceded her in death Feb. ...
Ann Bowers (09/06/07)
Ann Bowers was born Sept. 16, 1922, in Wirth, Ark., the daughter of Edward J. Rogers and Violet L. Lloyd Rogers. She died Aug. 27, 2007, at National Health Care in West Plains, Mo., at the age of 85 years. Burial services for Ann Bowers, formerly of the Thayer/Mammoth Spring area were Aug. 28 in the Arytown Cemetery near Thayer, Mo. Arrangements were under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer...