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Stories from Thursday, April 14, 2005

Lloyd Hollis (04/14/05)
Lloyd Hollis, 83, of Alton, Mo., was born Nov. 1, 1921, in Alton, and passed away April 7, 2005, at the Shady Oaks Nursing Home in Thayer, Mo. Survivors include one sister, Lola Baker of Alton, Mo.; several nieces and nephews; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Margie Marietta Harris (04/14/05)
Margie Marietta Casper Harris, 74, of Strawberry, Ark., died April 4, 2005, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 10, 1930, in Eaton, Ark., she was the daughter of Jesse Joseph and Sarah Mahala Ketner Casper. She was a homemaker and had worked at Con Agra for 13 years and was of the Baptist faith...
Lindell "Red" R. West (04/14/05)
Lindell "Red" R. West, 69, of Smithville, Ark., died April 9, 2005, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Feb. 13, 1936, at Shelbyville, Ark., the son of Roland Howard and Hester Holland West. He retired from the U.S. Air Force as a master sergeant, owned and operated Red's Saw Shop and was a member of Hillcrest Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City, Ark...
Catherine Batterton (04/14/05)
Catherine Billingsley Batterton, daughter of the late Ed and Abbie Sullivan Billingsley, was born on Jan. 2, 1915, in Myron, Ark. She departed this life on April 9, 2005, in Melbourne, at the age of 90. She was united in marriage to Keith Batterton and to this union one son was born...
James W. Wilson (04/14/05)
James W. Wilson, 82, of Horseshoe Bend passed away April 9, 2005, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Wilson was born July 6, 1922, in Little Rock, the son of Samuel Wayne Wilson and Hattie Felton Wilson. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving during World War II as an MP. He worked many years as a police officer in Texas before retiring and moving to Horseshoe Bend. He was a member of the Horseshoe Bend Assembly of God Church...
Leslie "Lester" James (04/14/05)
Leslie "Lester" Gene James, 40, of Jonesboro, Ark., died April 5, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 26, 1964, in Jonesboro, Ark. He lived in Jonesboro most of his life. He was a former employee of Knuckles and Son and Central Chevrolet. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints...
Elmer "Jay" King (04/14/05)
Elmer Junior "Jay" King, 83, of Thayer, Mo., was born June 10, 1921, in Brookfield, Mo., the son of the late Elmer Samuel King and Estella Belle Ellis King. He died April 5, 2005 in Springfield, Mo. He was married in Kansas City, Mo., to Thelma Mae Skeen. He was united in marriage in Kansas City, Mo. Jan. 8, 1949, to Maggie Ivey...
Curtis Dale Post (04/14/05)
Curtis Dale Post, son of Dale Post and the late Mary Tunnicliff Post, was born April 15, 1990, in Calico Rock, Ark. He departed this life on April 9, 2005, at his home in Dolph, Ark., at the age of 14 years. Curtis attended the 8th grade at Calico Rock High School. He was a member of the Wise's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church...
Alice Louise Traw (04/14/05)
Alice Louise Traw, 66, of Salem, daughter of the late Ed and Emma Bennett Bates, was born Oct. 22, 1938, in Couch, Mo. She died April 5, 2005, at her home. She married Roy Traw on April 13, 1955, in Hardy, Ark. She was employed by Tri County Shirt Factory in Salem for many years, Springfield Pie Co., in Springfield, Mo., pastry chef for the Dinner Bell Restaurant in Thayer, and was co-owner and operator of the Ozark Cafe in Salem, and Traw Enterprises...
Eathel Grimes (04/14/05)
Eathel Grimes, age 87, of Fanklin, Ark., died April 10, 2005, at the Sharp Nursing Home in Sidney. She was born July 22, 1917, in Love, Ark., the daughter of Harvey Parks and Mary Liza McAnally Lankford. She was a homemaker and worked with her husband logging and farming...
Dorothy M. LeMay (04/14/05)
Dorothy M. LeMay, 91, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died April 4, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 29, 1914, in Kenosha, Wis., the daughter of Clarence and Cora Kelberger. She worked many years as a secretary for the Harrington Insurance Company. ...
Hazel Barton (04/14/05)
Hazel Barton, 86, of Alton, was born Jan. 4, 1919, in Alton, and passed away April 6, 2005, at NHC Health Care in West Plains. Survivors include two brothers -- Sam Bell of Doniphan, Mo., and Howard Bell of Alton; one sister, Wilma Miles of High Ridge, Mo.; one grandson, Chad Barton; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Lloyd Hollis (04/14/05)
Lloyd Hollis, 83, of Alton, Mo., was born Nov. 1, 1921, in Alton, and passed away April 7, 2005, at the Shady Oaks Nursing Home in Thayer, Mo. Survivors include one sister, Lola Baker of Alton, Mo.; several nieces and nephews; and numerous other relatives and friends...
Curtis Dale Post (04/14/05)
Curtis Dale Post, son of Dale Post and the late Mary Tunnicliff Post, was born April 15, 1990, in Calico Rock, Ark. He departed this life on April 9, 2005, at his home in Dolph, Ark., at the age of 14 years. Curtis attended the 8th grade at Calico Rock High School. He was a member of the Wise's Chapel Missionary Baptist Church...
Dorothy M. LeMay (04/14/05)
Dorothy M. LeMay, 91, of Cherokee Village, Ark., died April 4, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Jan. 29, 1914, in Kenosha, Wis., the daughter of Clarence and Cora Kelberger. She worked many years as a secretary for the Harrington Insurance Company. ...
Eathel Grimes (04/14/05)
Eathel Grimes, age 87, of Fanklin, Ark., died April 10, 2005, at the Sharp Nursing Home in Sidney. She was born July 22, 1917, in Love, Ark., the daughter of Harvey Parks and Mary Liza McAnally Lankford. She was a homemaker and worked with her husband logging and farming...
Alice Louise Traw (04/14/05)
Alice Louise Traw, 66, of Salem, daughter of the late Ed and Emma Bennett Bates, was born Oct. 22, 1938, in Couch, Mo. She died April 5, 2005, at her home. She married Roy Traw on April 13, 1955, in Hardy, Ark. She was employed by Tri County Shirt Factory in Salem for many years, Springfield Pie Co., in Springfield, Mo., pastry chef for the Dinner Bell Restaurant in Thayer, and was co-owner and operator of the Ozark Cafe in Salem, and Traw Enterprises...
Margie Marietta Harris (04/14/05)
Margie Marietta Casper Harris, 74, of Strawberry, Ark., died April 4, 2005, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. Born Oct. 10, 1930, in Eaton, Ark., she was the daughter of Jesse Joseph and Sarah Mahala Ketner Casper. She was a homemaker and had worked at Con Agra for 13 years and was of the Baptist faith...
Lindell "Red" R. West (04/14/05)
Lindell "Red" R. West, 69, of Smithville, Ark., died April 9, 2005, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Feb. 13, 1936, at Shelbyville, Ark., the son of Roland Howard and Hester Holland West. He retired from the U.S. Air Force as a master sergeant, owned and operated Red's Saw Shop and was a member of Hillcrest Missionary Baptist Church in Cave City, Ark...
Catherine Batterton (04/14/05)
Catherine Billingsley Batterton, daughter of the late Ed and Abbie Sullivan Billingsley, was born on Jan. 2, 1915, in Myron, Ark. She departed this life on April 9, 2005, in Melbourne, at the age of 90. She was united in marriage to Keith Batterton and to this union one son was born...
James W. Wilson (04/14/05)
James W. Wilson, 82, of Horseshoe Bend passed away April 9, 2005, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Wilson was born July 6, 1922, in Little Rock, the son of Samuel Wayne Wilson and Hattie Felton Wilson. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving during World War II as an MP. He worked many years as a police officer in Texas before retiring and moving to Horseshoe Bend. He was a member of the Horseshoe Bend Assembly of God Church...
Leslie "Lester" James (04/14/05)
Leslie "Lester" Gene James, 40, of Jonesboro, Ark., died April 5, 2005, at his home. He was born Sept. 26, 1964, in Jonesboro, Ark. He lived in Jonesboro most of his life. He was a former employee of Knuckles and Son and Central Chevrolet. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints...
Elmer "Jay" King (04/14/05)
Elmer Junior "Jay" King, 83, of Thayer, Mo., was born June 10, 1921, in Brookfield, Mo., the son of the late Elmer Samuel King and Estella Belle Ellis King. He died April 5, 2005 in Springfield, Mo. He was married in Kansas City, Mo., to Thelma Mae Skeen. He was united in marriage in Kansas City, Mo. Jan. 8, 1949, to Maggie Ivey...
Hazel Barton (04/14/05)
Hazel Barton, 86, of Alton, was born Jan. 4, 1919, in Alton, and passed away April 6, 2005, at NHC Health Care in West Plains. Survivors include two brothers -- Sam Bell of Doniphan, Mo., and Howard Bell of Alton; one sister, Wilma Miles of High Ridge, Mo.; one grandson, Chad Barton; and numerous other relatives and friends...