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Stories from Thursday, March 21, 2002

Katherine Altpeter (03/21/02)
Katherine W. Altpeter, 85, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Friday, March 8, 2002, at the Baxter County Regional Hospital in Mtn. Home, Ark. She was born July 28, 1916, the daughter of Leo Prill and Katherine (Loibl) Prill. She was married to Orval G. Altpeter April 22, 1944 in Justice, Ill. ...
Mary Lee Sisco (03/21/02)
Mary Lee Sisco, 89, of Belle, Mo., and formerly of Alton, Mo., was born Nov. 6, 1912 in Thayer, Mo. and died March 8, 2002, at the Frene Valley Nursing Home in Owensville, Mo.Survivors include two daughters, Bonnie Seilhan and husband, Huey of Batesville, Ark., and Caroline Owens and husband, Don of Belle, Mo.; one daughter-in-law, Sue Sisco of Forest City, Ark.; four sisters, Dorothy Boze of Alton, Verna Crews of West Plains, Louise Miller of Alton, and Lorene Parton also of Alton; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and numerous other friends and relatives.She was preceded in death by her parents, Lemuel and Mickie Hooper-Simpson; her husband, Fred Sisco; one son, Delmer Sisco; one infant daughter; three brothers, Cecil Simpson, Ralph Simpson, and Loyd Simpson; and two sisters, Mae Breedin and Helen Hastings.Services were Monday, March 11, 2002, at the Clary Chapel with Bro. ...
William Whitten (03/21/02)
William Jewel Whitten, 80, of Jonesboro, Ark., formerly of Ash Flat, died Friday, March 8, 2002, at the Sharp Nursing Home at Sidney. He was born Jan. 13, 1922, at Evening Shade, to William and Mary (King) Whitten. He was retired from the U. S. Army, having served in World War II, Korean War, and the Vietnam War. ...
Mary Alice Eder (03/21/02)
Alice Eder, 89, daughter of the late Thomas Dills and Minnie Riley Dills was born April 24, 1912 in Oregon County, Mo., and died Thursday, March 7, 2002, in Thayer, Mo. She was married Dec. 21, 1934, in Kansas City, Mo. to Ray F. Eder, who preceded her in death Nov. ...
Leslie E. Clarke (03/21/02)
Leslie E. Clarke, 83, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Tuesday, March 12, 2002, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. He was born June 25, 1918, in Sycamore, Ill., the son of Ernest G. and Emily (Joslin) Clarke. He worked many years as an auto mechanic for Commonwealth Edison before retirement. ...
Francis Brown (03/21/02)
Francis Marie Cantrell-Brown 69, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of the late Mamie Hicks Cantrell and Charlie William Cantrell was born Aug. 23, 1932, in Calico Rock. She died Wednesday, March 6, 2002, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She grew up in Calico Rock, and married Dennis Ray Brown. ...
Dennis D. Meeks (03/21/02)
Dennis D. Meeks, 47, of Shannon and formerly of Sterling, Ill. died Saturday, March 9, 2002, at his home after an illness. He was born May 20, 1954, in Sterling, Ill. the son of Cloyd L. and Lois E. (Johnson) Meeks. He married Debra K. Zink Nov. 29, 1975, in Como, Ill. ...
Estella Lackey (03/21/02)
Estella Lackey, 91, of Batesville, died Sunday, March 17, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Oct. 14, 1910, at Emery, Ark.. to Pleasant Miller and Amanda Jane Wilson Christenberry. She was a homemaker and a member of the Milligan Campground Cumberland Presbyterian Church.Survivors include two sons, Robert Lackey of Denver, Colo., and Lloyd Lackey of Batesville; two daughters, Doris Henderson of Wichita, Kan., and Linda Carol Bullington of Charolette; 12 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, V. ...
Eleanor Yonda (03/21/02)
Eleanor Yonda, 83, died Saturday, March 9, 2002, at her home in Ash Flat. She was born in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Anton and Mary Temcher Kucher. She was a hospital aide and retired here from Markham, Ill.Survivors include her husband, John Yonda of the home; two sons, Russell Yonda of Springfield, Ill., and Richard Yonda of Menomonee, Wis.; two daughters, Nancy Autrey of Ash Flat, and Janet Oesterling of Cherry Hills, NJ; and two grandchildren, Aaron and Andrew Yonda of Madison, Wis.Family and friends gathered to honor Mrs. ...
Katherine Altpeter (03/21/02)
Katherine W. Altpeter, 85, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Friday, March 8, 2002, at the Baxter County Regional Hospital in Mtn. Home, Ark. She was born July 28, 1916, the daughter of Leo Prill and Katherine (Loibl) Prill. She was married to Orval G. Altpeter April 22, 1944 in Justice, Ill. ...
Mary Lee Sisco (03/21/02)
Mary Lee Sisco, 89, of Belle, Mo., and formerly of Alton, Mo., was born Nov. 6, 1912 in Thayer, Mo. and died March 8, 2002, at the Frene Valley Nursing Home in Owensville, Mo.Survivors include two daughters, Bonnie Seilhan and husband, Huey of Batesville, Ark., and Caroline Owens and husband, Don of Belle, Mo.; one daughter-in-law, Sue Sisco of Forest City, Ark.; four sisters, Dorothy Boze of Alton, Verna Crews of West Plains, Louise Miller of Alton, and Lorene Parton also of Alton; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and numerous other friends and relatives.She was preceded in death by her parents, Lemuel and Mickie Hooper-Simpson; her husband, Fred Sisco; one son, Delmer Sisco; one infant daughter; three brothers, Cecil Simpson, Ralph Simpson, and Loyd Simpson; and two sisters, Mae Breedin and Helen Hastings.Services were Monday, March 11, 2002, at the Clary Chapel with Bro. ...
William Whitten (03/21/02)
William Jewel Whitten, 80, of Jonesboro, Ark., formerly of Ash Flat, died Friday, March 8, 2002, at the Sharp Nursing Home at Sidney. He was born Jan. 13, 1922, at Evening Shade, to William and Mary (King) Whitten. He was retired from the U. S. Army, having served in World War II, Korean War, and the Vietnam War. ...
Mary Alice Eder (03/21/02)
Alice Eder, 89, daughter of the late Thomas Dills and Minnie Riley Dills was born April 24, 1912 in Oregon County, Mo., and died Thursday, March 7, 2002, in Thayer, Mo. She was married Dec. 21, 1934, in Kansas City, Mo. to Ray F. Eder, who preceded her in death Nov. ...
Leslie E. Clarke (03/21/02)
Leslie E. Clarke, 83, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., died Tuesday, March 12, 2002, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville, Ark. He was born June 25, 1918, in Sycamore, Ill., the son of Ernest G. and Emily (Joslin) Clarke. He worked many years as an auto mechanic for Commonwealth Edison before retirement. ...
Francis Brown (03/21/02)
Francis Marie Cantrell-Brown 69, of Calico Rock, Ark., daughter of the late Mamie Hicks Cantrell and Charlie William Cantrell was born Aug. 23, 1932, in Calico Rock. She died Wednesday, March 6, 2002, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She grew up in Calico Rock, and married Dennis Ray Brown. ...
Dennis D. Meeks (03/21/02)
Dennis D. Meeks, 47, of Shannon and formerly of Sterling, Ill. died Saturday, March 9, 2002, at his home after an illness. He was born May 20, 1954, in Sterling, Ill. the son of Cloyd L. and Lois E. (Johnson) Meeks. He married Debra K. Zink Nov. 29, 1975, in Como, Ill. ...
Estella Lackey (03/21/02)
Estella Lackey, 91, of Batesville, died Sunday, March 17, at the Cave City Nursing Home. She was born Oct. 14, 1910, at Emery, Ark.. to Pleasant Miller and Amanda Jane Wilson Christenberry. She was a homemaker and a member of the Milligan Campground Cumberland Presbyterian Church.Survivors include two sons, Robert Lackey of Denver, Colo., and Lloyd Lackey of Batesville; two daughters, Doris Henderson of Wichita, Kan., and Linda Carol Bullington of Charolette; 12 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, V. ...
Eleanor Yonda (03/21/02)
Eleanor Yonda, 83, died Saturday, March 9, 2002, at her home in Ash Flat. She was born in Chicago, Ill., the daughter of Anton and Mary Temcher Kucher. She was a hospital aide and retired here from Markham, Ill.Survivors include her husband, John Yonda of the home; two sons, Russell Yonda of Springfield, Ill., and Richard Yonda of Menomonee, Wis.; two daughters, Nancy Autrey of Ash Flat, and Janet Oesterling of Cherry Hills, NJ; and two grandchildren, Aaron and Andrew Yonda of Madison, Wis.Family and friends gathered to honor Mrs. ...