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Stories from Tuesday, March 1, 2005

Peggy Jane Carman (03/01/05)
Peggy Jane Carman, 88, died Feb. 22, 2005, at the Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Ash Flat. Born Jan. 3, 1917, in Cresco, Iowa, she was the daughter of Bertrum Llewellyn and Lydia Carnelia Rowley Perry. She married Eldon Burr Carman June 19, 1935, in Cresco, Iowa, and to this union three sons were born...
Preston Croom (03/01/05)
Preston Croom, 74, of Cave City died Feb. 22, 2005, at his home. Born Sept. 2, 1930, at Strawberry, he was the son of Luther Horace and Dona Rebecca Harger Croom. He was a carpenter and owner of Hilltop Grocery for many years, a U.S. Air Force veteran, having served in the Korean Conflict, and a member of First Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City...
Maurice F. Sullivan Sr. (03/01/05)
Maurice F. Sullivan Sr., 81, of Calamine died Feb. 21, 2005, at his home. Born Sept. 8, 1923, in Calamine, he was the son of Brumley and Mary Lee Young Sullivan. He was a farmer, mail carrier and bus driver. He was of the Methodist faith. Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Argie Foster Sullivan of the home; three sons -- Maurice Sullivan Jr., Jerry Sullivan and Gary Sullivan, all of Calamine; a daughter, Wanda Richard of Cheyenne, Wyo.; two grandsons -- Jason Sullivan of Calamine, and Jeremy Sullivan of Monette; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Leone Vera Kobs (03/01/05)
Leone Vera Kobs, 79, of Cherokee Village died Feb. 18, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Jan. 24, 1926, at Bear Creek, Wis., she was the daughter of Emil Gensler and Elsie Schoenheide Gensler. She was married to Paul Kobs and was a member of the Cherokee Village Lutheran Church. She has been employed as an auto worker at Daimler Chrysler...
Kenneth K. Bettis (03/01/05)
Kenneth K. Bettis, 56, of Highland died Feb.18, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Aug. 23, 1948, in Williford, he was the son of Clyde Kenneth Bettis and Gladys Marie Hawkins Bettis. He married Joyce Honeycutt Dec. 19, 1967, in Williford. He was an employee of Sharp County Road Department, and attended Lighthouse Baptist Church...
Gertrude May Jones (03/01/05)
Gertrude May Jones, 75, of Ash Flat died Feb. 20, 2005, at her residence. Born March 11, 1929, in Skowhegan, Maine, she was the daughter of William and Mary Lord MacFadzen. She worked many years in the nursing profession for different home health agencies. She moved to Sharp County in 1960 from Connecticut with her family...
Glenna Garner (03/01/05)
Glenna Hope Morton Garner, 94, died Feb. 22, 2005, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center after being ill for several months. Born Sept. 3, 1910, on her family's farm in the Martin Creek Community, she was the daughter of John and Hattie Booth Morton. Her early education was in a one-room school (Oak Grove) located some 2 1/2 miles from her home...
Dene West (03/01/05)
Dene West, 90, of Strawberry died Feb. 21, 2005, at his home. Born Oct. 24, 1914, in Actna, Ark., in Sharp County, he was the son of William Howard and Mahalia Josephine Howard West. He was a retired farmer and elder of Milligan Campground Cumberland Presbyterian Church...
Charles F. Nieman (03/01/05)
Charles F. Nieman 82, of Cave City died Feb. 21, 2005, at Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System in Little Rock. Born March 18, 1922, at Batesville, he was the son of Robert Benjamin and Fannie Lee Cummings Nieman. He was a contractor, a U.S. Army veteran and of the Methodist faith...
Clarice Dickey (03/01/05)
Clarice Elwanda Girtman Dickey, 83, of Cave City died Feb. 20, 2005, at Cave City Nursing Home. Born July 30, 1921, at Hilltop, Ark., she was the daughter of W.O. "Orville" and Sarah Evelyn Brewer Girtman. She was a homemaker, a Christian and a member of Cave City Church of Christ...