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Stories from Thursday, May 19, 2005

Voyde Theodore Qualls (05/19/05)
Voyde Theodore Qualls, 96, of Salem, son of the late Joseph Britain Qualls and Mary Catherine Duke Qualls, was born May 31, 1908, in Sharp County, Ark. He died May 6, 2005, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem. He was united in marriage to Alene Dumes and later to Mae Keylon. He was a farmer and a sawmill worker. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church...
Noble William Robins (05/19/05)
Noble William Robins, 87, of Phoenix, Ariz., died May 8, 2005, in Phoenix, Ariz., with his son and daughter-in-law at his side. Born April 4, 1918, in Ash Flat, Ark., he was the third son and fourth child of Rufus and Alma Ritchie Robins. He grew up in Ash Flat as part of a large and loving family, working on the family farm and constructing stone buildings with his father and brothers, while his sisters worked with their mother, feeding and caring for the entire family...
Loraine Johnston (05/19/05)
Loraine Johnston, 86, of Stevens Point, Wis. died April 13, 2005, For over 53 years, she was the wife of Al Johnston. In 1971, Loraine and her husband, Al, bought a house in Cherokee Village and fell in love with the area. They returned to Cherokee Village. Al died in 1989...
John Quinn "J.Q." Clary (05/19/05)
John Quinn "J.Q." Clary, 83, of Alton, Mo., was born July 20, 1921, in Mountain Grove, Mo., and died May 2, 2005, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. J.Q. and Nancy Clary founded the Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring, Ark. He was Oregon County Coroner for 30 years, served both as mayor and councilman for the city of Alton, served on the Alton R-V School Board for several years and was involved in various civic organization, including chamber of commerce, American Legion, VFW and Rotary. ...
Icie Ferguson (05/19/05)
Icie Ferguson, 88, a lifetime resident of Myron, Ark., died May 10, 2005, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Born Aug. 26, 1916, in Peace Valley, Ark., she was the daughter of Jessie and Delia Allen Jackson. She married Leroy Ferguson on Aug. 24, 1935, in Peace Valley. She was a housewife and was of the Baptist faith...
Betty Jean Rodgers (05/19/05)
Betty Jean Rodgers, 66, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born March 8, 1939, in Stevenson, Ala., the daughter of Carl Shavers and Julie Oliver Shavers and died May 11, 2005, in Calico Rock. She was married to Jerry Rodgers May 19, 1962, in Hernando, Miss., and worked for High Speed Electric in Memphis, Tenn., during her working years. She volunteered for Assembly of God Food Bank in Horseshoe Bend...
Voyde Theodore Qualls (05/19/05)
Voyde Theodore Qualls, 96, of Salem, son of the late Joseph Britain Qualls and Mary Catherine Duke Qualls, was born May 31, 1908, in Sharp County, Ark. He died May 6, 2005, at Fulton County Nursing Home in Salem. He was united in marriage to Alene Dumes and later to Mae Keylon. He was a farmer and a sawmill worker. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church...
Noble William Robins (05/19/05)
Noble William Robins, 87, of Phoenix, Ariz., died May 8, 2005, in Phoenix, Ariz., with his son and daughter-in-law at his side. Born April 4, 1918, in Ash Flat, Ark., he was the third son and fourth child of Rufus and Alma Ritchie Robins. He grew up in Ash Flat as part of a large and loving family, working on the family farm and constructing stone buildings with his father and brothers, while his sisters worked with their mother, feeding and caring for the entire family...
Loraine Johnston (05/19/05)
Loraine Johnston, 86, of Stevens Point, Wis. died April 13, 2005, For over 53 years, she was the wife of Al Johnston. In 1971, Loraine and her husband, Al, bought a house in Cherokee Village and fell in love with the area. They returned to Cherokee Village. Al died in 1989...
John Quinn "J.Q." Clary (05/19/05)
John Quinn "J.Q." Clary, 83, of Alton, Mo., was born July 20, 1921, in Mountain Grove, Mo., and died May 2, 2005, at Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. J.Q. and Nancy Clary founded the Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring, Ark. He was Oregon County Coroner for 30 years, served both as mayor and councilman for the city of Alton, served on the Alton R-V School Board for several years and was involved in various civic organization, including chamber of commerce, American Legion, VFW and Rotary. ...
Icie Ferguson (05/19/05)
Icie Ferguson, 88, a lifetime resident of Myron, Ark., died May 10, 2005, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Born Aug. 26, 1916, in Peace Valley, Ark., she was the daughter of Jessie and Delia Allen Jackson. She married Leroy Ferguson on Aug. 24, 1935, in Peace Valley. She was a housewife and was of the Baptist faith...
Betty Jean Rodgers (05/19/05)
Betty Jean Rodgers, 66, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born March 8, 1939, in Stevenson, Ala., the daughter of Carl Shavers and Julie Oliver Shavers and died May 11, 2005, in Calico Rock. She was married to Jerry Rodgers May 19, 1962, in Hernando, Miss., and worked for High Speed Electric in Memphis, Tenn., during her working years. She volunteered for Assembly of God Food Bank in Horseshoe Bend...