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Stories from Thursday, March 7, 2002

Dorothy Moser (03/07/02)
Dorothy Ellis Moser, 83, daughter of the late James and Lillian Franks Ellis was born Aug. 28, 1918 at Viola, Ark. She died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mtn. Home.She was married to Ray Moser at Mitchell Feb. 17, 1936 and was a devoted wife to her husband for 59 years. ...
Ruby Lee Johnson (03/07/02)
Ruby Lee Johnson, 85, of Pilot Grove, Mo. died Feb. 26, 2002 at the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia, Mo. She was born Sept. 17, 1916 in Wirth, Ark., the daughter of Edward Logan and Elizabeth Eveler Court-wright. She was married to Jessie Johnson on Dec. ...
Fred Wisehart (03/07/02)
Fred Henry Wisehart, 88, son of the late Roy J. Wisehart and Ollie Crass Wisehart was born Dec. 23, 1913 in Myrtle, Mo. and died Feb. 17, 2002 in Saint Louis, Mo. He was married to Neatabell Davis in Myrtle, Mo. He was married in 1966 in Saint Louis, Mo. ...
Flino Caraway (03/07/02)
Flino Caraway, 85, of Melbourne, son of the late Thomas and Lizzie Winkle Caraway was born Aug. 8, 1916 in Lafferty, Ark. He died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002. He was married to Lillian Dover Nov. 22, 1935 in Mt. Pleasant, Ark., and to this union three children were born. ...
Helen D. Rogers (03/07/02)
Helen D. Rogers, 88, daughter of the late Van Vincent and Maggie Charlton Vincent was born Dec. 15, 1913 in Many Islands, Ark., and died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002 in Thayer, Mo. She was married to Ralph Rogers who preceded her in death Sept. 15, 1978.She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post #7831 in Mammoth Spring, and the Mammoth Spring Chapter 149 Order of the Eastern Star. ...
Brian Taylor (03/07/02)
Brian Edward Taylor, 23 of Hardy, Ark. died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2002 in an automobile accident on Ark., Hwy. 175 near Hardy. He was born July 15, 1978 in Mtn. Home, son of John R. and Kathie (Casey) Taylor. He was a graduate of Williford High School in Williford. ...
Carl Shehorn (03/07/02)
Carl Oland Shehorn, 69 of Alton, Mo. was born Sept. 22, 1932 in Alton, Mo. and died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002 at the Ozarks Medical Center. He was a graduate of the Alton High School, class of 1950, served in the U. S. Navy and spent the majority of his life working as an electronics engineer.Survivors include one son, Marlin and wife, Mary Kay (Tucker) Shehorn of Russellville, Ark.; their children, Drs. ...
James Eli Williams (03/07/02)
James Eli Williams, 78, son of the late Melvin Williams and Martha Robinette Williams was born Jan. 13, 1924 in Ava, Mo., and died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2002 in Springfield, Mo. He was married Sept. 24, 1950 in Kansas City, Mo. to Lillian Walthall.He was employed by Wonder Bread Company in Kansas City, Mo. ...
Lawrence Moser (03/07/02)
Lawrence W. Moser, 80, son of the late Willie and Novella Cawley Moser was born April 26, 1921 in Laferty, Ark. He died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002 at the Calico Rock Medical Center in Calico Rock, Ark. He was married to Hattie McDonald on Nov. 28, 1956, and to this union four children were born. ...
Freda Webb (03/07/02)
Freda Louvean Webb, 87, of Mtn. Home, formerly of Viola, daughter of the late Thomas and Nancy Vest Jones was born Sept. 13, 1914 in Boswell, Ark. She died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002 at Baxter County Regional Hospital in Mtn. Home. She was married to Thomas Leonard Webb Sept. ...
Doug Caldwell (03/07/02)
Doug Scott Caldwell, 33, son of J. C. and Freda Caldwell, Scottie Caldwell, and the late Alice Caldwell was born Jan. 31, 1969 in Mtn. View, Mo., and died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 in Thayer, Mo. He was married July 15, 1995 in Thayer, Mo. to Tamara Massey.He was a conductor and engineer for Burlington North-ern Santa Fe Railroad. ...
Odessa Hutcheson (03/07/02)
Odessa M. Hutcheson, 94, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 25, 2002 at the Excelsior Springs Medical Center. She was born in Salem, Ark., Dec. 26, 1907 and lived in Salem before moving to Thayer. She lived in Excelsior Springs for the past four years.Survivors include her son, David Hutcheson of Rayville, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.She was preceded in death by her husband, David Hutcheson in 1956; and four sons, Robert Van, Harold Dean, James Ray, and Calvin W. ...
Clessie Mattis (03/07/02)
Clessie Alice Mattis, 81, daughter of the late John R. Gillihan and Nancy A. Porter Gillihan was born Oct. 13, 1920 in Hardy, Ark., and died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 in West Plains, Mo. She was a homemaker and a member of Thayer Freewill Baptist Church.Survivors include three children, Mary Ann Wolf of Tulsa, Okla, Riley Todd of Ash Flat, and Virginia Gunsolus of Mtn. ...
Charles Buckman (03/07/02)
Charles Evin Buckman, 88, of Leesburg, Fla., formerly of Clinton, Iowa, died Feb. 28, 2002, at Westminster Care of Clermont, in Clermont, Fla. Born Nov. 30, 1913, in Clinton, Iowa, he was the son of J.C. "Charlie" and Carrie E. "Lizzie" Judd Buckman. ...
Betty Ladon Gray (03/07/02)
Betty Ladon Gray, 70, of Ravenden died March 1, 2002, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born April 30, 1931, in Ravenden, she was the daughter of Edward Oswald Justus and Maggie Elizabeth Simpson Justus. She married James Earl Gray. ...
William Perrigo (03/07/02)
William Urton Perrigo, 90, of Memphis, Tenn. died Feb. 27, 2002 at Methodist Central Hospital. He was a millwright at Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.Survivors include three daughters, Betty Duncan and Gwen Tubbs both of Memphis, and Judy Dunehew of Tupelo, Miss.; one son, William Earl Perrigo, Sr. ...
Earl (Butchie) Wilson (03/07/02)
Earl (Butchie) Wilson 31, of Isabella County, Mich., was born Aug. 29, 1970 in Alma, Mich., and died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002 as a result of an oil field accident in grand Traverse County, Mich. He was employed in the oil fields for 13 years.Survivors include his father, Earl Wilson, II, and step-mother, Louise Wilson of Ash Flat, his mother, Barbara Wilson of Mt. ...
Shelby E. Smith (03/07/02)
Shelby E. Smith, 86, of Sturkie, Ark., son of the late Clifford Ser-geant and Bessie Fannie (Jennings) Smith was born Dec. 19, 1915 at Quitman, Texas. He died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2002 in Mtn. Home. He was married to Lillian M. Emery Oct. 3, 1959 at Arcata, Calif. ...
Joseph Delaney (03/07/02)
Joseph Delaney, 87, died Feb. 18, 2002 in Palm Desert, Calif. He was born in Marcus, Iowa and became the third generation to own Delaney's Grocery & General Store. At the start of World War II he went to Chicago, Ill. to join the war effort, working at Amphenol Borg Electronics which later became Essex International. ...
Dorothy Moser (03/07/02)
Dorothy Ellis Moser, 83, daughter of the late James and Lillian Franks Ellis was born Aug. 28, 1918 at Viola, Ark. She died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mtn. Home.She was married to Ray Moser at Mitchell Feb. 17, 1936 and was a devoted wife to her husband for 59 years. ...
Ruby Lee Johnson (03/07/02)
Ruby Lee Johnson, 85, of Pilot Grove, Mo. died Feb. 26, 2002 at the University of Missouri Hospital and Clinics in Columbia, Mo. She was born Sept. 17, 1916 in Wirth, Ark., the daughter of Edward Logan and Elizabeth Eveler Court-wright. She was married to Jessie Johnson on Dec. ...
Fred Wisehart (03/07/02)
Fred Henry Wisehart, 88, son of the late Roy J. Wisehart and Ollie Crass Wisehart was born Dec. 23, 1913 in Myrtle, Mo. and died Feb. 17, 2002 in Saint Louis, Mo. He was married to Neatabell Davis in Myrtle, Mo. He was married in 1966 in Saint Louis, Mo. ...
Flino Caraway (03/07/02)
Flino Caraway, 85, of Melbourne, son of the late Thomas and Lizzie Winkle Caraway was born Aug. 8, 1916 in Lafferty, Ark. He died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002. He was married to Lillian Dover Nov. 22, 1935 in Mt. Pleasant, Ark., and to this union three children were born. ...
Helen D. Rogers (03/07/02)
Helen D. Rogers, 88, daughter of the late Van Vincent and Maggie Charlton Vincent was born Dec. 15, 1913 in Many Islands, Ark., and died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2002 in Thayer, Mo. She was married to Ralph Rogers who preceded her in death Sept. 15, 1978.She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post #7831 in Mammoth Spring, and the Mammoth Spring Chapter 149 Order of the Eastern Star. ...
Brian Taylor (03/07/02)
Brian Edward Taylor, 23 of Hardy, Ark. died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2002 in an automobile accident on Ark., Hwy. 175 near Hardy. He was born July 15, 1978 in Mtn. Home, son of John R. and Kathie (Casey) Taylor. He was a graduate of Williford High School in Williford. ...
Carl Shehorn (03/07/02)
Carl Oland Shehorn, 69 of Alton, Mo. was born Sept. 22, 1932 in Alton, Mo. and died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002 at the Ozarks Medical Center. He was a graduate of the Alton High School, class of 1950, served in the U. S. Navy and spent the majority of his life working as an electronics engineer.Survivors include one son, Marlin and wife, Mary Kay (Tucker) Shehorn of Russellville, Ark.; their children, Drs. ...
James Eli Williams (03/07/02)
James Eli Williams, 78, son of the late Melvin Williams and Martha Robinette Williams was born Jan. 13, 1924 in Ava, Mo., and died Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2002 in Springfield, Mo. He was married Sept. 24, 1950 in Kansas City, Mo. to Lillian Walthall.He was employed by Wonder Bread Company in Kansas City, Mo. ...
Lawrence Moser (03/07/02)
Lawrence W. Moser, 80, son of the late Willie and Novella Cawley Moser was born April 26, 1921 in Laferty, Ark. He died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002 at the Calico Rock Medical Center in Calico Rock, Ark. He was married to Hattie McDonald on Nov. 28, 1956, and to this union four children were born. ...
Freda Webb (03/07/02)
Freda Louvean Webb, 87, of Mtn. Home, formerly of Viola, daughter of the late Thomas and Nancy Vest Jones was born Sept. 13, 1914 in Boswell, Ark. She died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002 at Baxter County Regional Hospital in Mtn. Home. She was married to Thomas Leonard Webb Sept. ...
Doug Caldwell (03/07/02)
Doug Scott Caldwell, 33, son of J. C. and Freda Caldwell, Scottie Caldwell, and the late Alice Caldwell was born Jan. 31, 1969 in Mtn. View, Mo., and died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 in Thayer, Mo. He was married July 15, 1995 in Thayer, Mo. to Tamara Massey.He was a conductor and engineer for Burlington North-ern Santa Fe Railroad. ...
Odessa Hutcheson (03/07/02)
Odessa M. Hutcheson, 94, of Excelsior Springs, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 25, 2002 at the Excelsior Springs Medical Center. She was born in Salem, Ark., Dec. 26, 1907 and lived in Salem before moving to Thayer. She lived in Excelsior Springs for the past four years.Survivors include her son, David Hutcheson of Rayville, Mo.; 12 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.She was preceded in death by her husband, David Hutcheson in 1956; and four sons, Robert Van, Harold Dean, James Ray, and Calvin W. ...
Clessie Mattis (03/07/02)
Clessie Alice Mattis, 81, daughter of the late John R. Gillihan and Nancy A. Porter Gillihan was born Oct. 13, 1920 in Hardy, Ark., and died Thursday, Feb. 21, 2002 in West Plains, Mo. She was a homemaker and a member of Thayer Freewill Baptist Church.Survivors include three children, Mary Ann Wolf of Tulsa, Okla, Riley Todd of Ash Flat, and Virginia Gunsolus of Mtn. ...
Charles Buckman (03/07/02)
Charles Evin Buckman, 88, of Leesburg, Fla., formerly of Clinton, Iowa, died Feb. 28, 2002, at Westminster Care of Clermont, in Clermont, Fla. Born Nov. 30, 1913, in Clinton, Iowa, he was the son of J.C. "Charlie" and Carrie E. "Lizzie" Judd Buckman. ...
Betty Ladon Gray (03/07/02)
Betty Ladon Gray, 70, of Ravenden died March 1, 2002, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born April 30, 1931, in Ravenden, she was the daughter of Edward Oswald Justus and Maggie Elizabeth Simpson Justus. She married James Earl Gray. ...
William Perrigo (03/07/02)
William Urton Perrigo, 90, of Memphis, Tenn. died Feb. 27, 2002 at Methodist Central Hospital. He was a millwright at Firestone Tire & Rubber Co.Survivors include three daughters, Betty Duncan and Gwen Tubbs both of Memphis, and Judy Dunehew of Tupelo, Miss.; one son, William Earl Perrigo, Sr. ...
Earl (Butchie) Wilson (03/07/02)
Earl (Butchie) Wilson 31, of Isabella County, Mich., was born Aug. 29, 1970 in Alma, Mich., and died Friday, Feb. 15, 2002 as a result of an oil field accident in grand Traverse County, Mich. He was employed in the oil fields for 13 years.Survivors include his father, Earl Wilson, II, and step-mother, Louise Wilson of Ash Flat, his mother, Barbara Wilson of Mt. ...
Shelby E. Smith (03/07/02)
Shelby E. Smith, 86, of Sturkie, Ark., son of the late Clifford Ser-geant and Bessie Fannie (Jennings) Smith was born Dec. 19, 1915 at Quitman, Texas. He died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2002 in Mtn. Home. He was married to Lillian M. Emery Oct. 3, 1959 at Arcata, Calif. ...
Joseph Delaney (03/07/02)
Joseph Delaney, 87, died Feb. 18, 2002 in Palm Desert, Calif. He was born in Marcus, Iowa and became the third generation to own Delaney's Grocery & General Store. At the start of World War II he went to Chicago, Ill. to join the war effort, working at Amphenol Borg Electronics which later became Essex International. ...