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Stories from Tuesday, August 26, 2003

Willie Hovis (08/26/03)
Willie Arizona Hovis, 86, of Ash Flat died Aug. 17 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born May 17, 1917, in Wolf River, Tenn., she married Walter W. Hovis July 9, 1951, in Winchester, Ind. He preceded her in death in 1996. She worked for many years in nursing at Central State Hospital in Indianapolis. She moved to the Sharp County area in 1972 from Indianapolis. She attended services at Spring River Baptist Church in Hardy...
Myrtle DeFoe (08/26/03)
Myrtle Katherine DeFoe, 82, of Ash Flat died Aug. 21, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Dec. 21, 1920, in Swift, Mo., she was the daughter of George William Sims and Mary Eva Fourthman Sims. She married Hollis Harding DeFoe Oct. 8, 1939, in Pemiscott, Mo. She attended Christian Tabernacle near Hardy...
Mart Abney (08/26/03)
Mart James Abney, 90, of Agnos died Aug. 22, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born Feb. 25, 1913, in Stuart, Okla., he was son of Raymond Oscar and Laura Ethel Godwin Abney. He married Hattie Pricilla Jackson Feb. 16, 1938, at Agnos. To this union, seven children were born...
Imogene Stroud (08/26/03)
Imogene Mattie Stroud, 83, of Ash Flat died Aug. 22, 2003, at Ash Flat. Born May 13, 1920, at Wheeling, she was the daughter of Henry Morris and Willie Hollingsworth Stroud. She worked as a farm laborer during the fruit harvest. When she wasn't working, she helped the elderly in her neighborhood, transporting them to the doctor and other places. She also helped her neighbors with various jobs. She loved basketball and played during her high school years. She was of the Pentecostal faith...
Georgina Wanley (08/26/03)
Georgina Helen Wanley, 79, of Cherokee Village died Aug. 20, 2003, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Sept. 6, 1923, in Defiance, Ohio, she was the daughter of Margaret Delarber Masterson and Christofer Masterson. She was a retired elementary school teacher and a member of St. ...
Donald Eheart (08/26/03)
Donald E. Eheart, 51, of Onarga, Ill., died Aug. 14, 2003, at Grant Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Born July 31, 1952, in Tacoma, Wash., he was the son of Glenn E. Eheart and Betty Mae Cass Eheart. He spent his childhood in Onarga and attended Onarga and Gilman schools. He was employed as a truck driver for Smith Transport of Roaring Springs, Pa. He married Diane L. Seegmiller Dec. 9, 1988, in Henderson, Ky...
Anna Wohlwend (08/26/03)
Anna Louise Wohlwend, 96, of Horseshoe Bend died Aug. 17, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Born March 28, 1907, in Marion, Ill., she was the daughter of John and Caroline Wohlwend. She spent 11 years as a registered nurse in various nursing positions in St. ...