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Stories from Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Walter Tubutis (10/11/05)
Walter S. Tubutis, 89, died Sept. 19, 2005. He was born in Chicago, Ill., on Jan. 17, 1917. He and is wife, Ellen, moved to Cherokee Village about 25 years ago. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club, an active member of the bowling leagues and was an avid gardener...
Virginia McKenzie (10/11/05)
Virginia L. McKenzie, 65, of Evening Shade died Oct. 6, 2005, at her home. She was born Oct. 20, 1939, at Sulphur Rock, Ark., the daughter of Ollie Ray and Ruth Jane Rice Earls. She was a homemaker and a member of Piney Fork Church of Christ at Evening Shade...
Mildred Thompson Cate (10/11/05)
Mildred Thompson Cate, 82, of Huntsville, formerly of Hardy, daughter of the late Elmer Thompson and Iona Armstrong Thompson, was born June 24, 1923, in Hardy. She died Oct. 3, 2005 at Meadow View Nursing Home in Huntsville, Ark. She was married to Francis Marion Cate in 1946. To this union three children were born. She was a homemaker and member of the Baptist Church...
Mildred Billingsley (10/11/05)
Mildred Billingsley, 89, daughter of the late George W. Campbell and Cora Beaver Campbell, was born Nov. 6, 1915, in Violet Hill. She died Oct. 3, 2005, in Melbourne. She was united in marriage to Ewell "Cotton" Billingsley on Jan. 9, 1931, in Violet Hill...
Louise Duncan (10/11/05)
Louise E. Duncan, 85, of Ash Flat, died Oct. 7, 2005, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was born in Blytheville, Ark., the daughter of the late Stanley and Susie Trotter. Survivors are four sons, Gerald Duncan of Ash Flat, Larry Duncan of Highland, Randy Duncan of Danville, Ill., and Mike Duncan of Ravenden, Ark.; four daughters, Beverly Couch of Portia, Ark., Bonnie Sweet of Jonesboro, Sharon Swift of Ravenden, and Sandi Claude of Ravenden; one brother, James "Bud" Trotter of Michigan; one sister, Dorothy "Aunt Tip" Henry of Ravenden; 25 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.. ...
Graham Dickson (10/11/05)
Graham Dickson, 76, of Jonesboro died Oct. 3, 2005, at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. He is survived by his wife, Paula Sue Dickson, and one son, Michael Dickson, both of Jonesboro. He was preceded in death by his mother, Iva Loraine, Dickson and his father, Edwin Witt Dickson...
Floy Fletcher Moore (10/11/05)
Floy Fletcher Moore, 89, of Evening Shade, died Oct. 3, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Oct. 19, 1915, in Evening Shade and was the daughter of William Alfred Fletcher and Clariece Wilkerson Fletcher. She was a homemaker and a member of the Evening Shade Baptist Church...
Edna Tapp (10/11/05)
Edna D. Tapp, 79, of Cherokee Village died Sept. 28, 2005, in Memphis, Tenn. She was a long-time resident of Hardy and Cherokee Village. Survivors are four children, Ronald Gargus of Cherokee Village, Joseph Gargus of Placerville, Calif., Bonita Estes of Normandy Tenn., and Kay Kinscea of Memphis; four stepchildren, Gail Martin, Irene Tapp, Fred Tapp all of Memphis and Mark Tapp of Hardy; two sisters, Kathy Magann and Lois Reynolds; 13 grandchildren; host of nieces, nephews and friends...
Emma Jean Brannum (10/11/05)
Emma Jean Brannum, 88, of Ash Flat, formerly of Leachville, died Oct. 3, 2005, at Eaglecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Wynne, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Homer and Artie Smoot Lawrence and had been a longtime Leachville resident before making her home in Ash Flat 17 years ago. She was the widow of Warlick "Bud" Brannum and was of the Baptist faith...
Donald Cushing (10/11/05)
Donald Cushing, 66, of Ozark Acres died at his home Oct. 7, 2005. He was born Feb. 10, 1939, in Haverhill, Mass., the son of the late Wendal and Edith Wellner Cushing. He was a crane operator in construction and a veteran of the U.S. Navy. Survivors include a daughter, Andrea Williams of Sheridan, Ark.; four brothers, Jeffrey Cushing of Manassas, Va., George Cushing of Lorton, Va., Bud Cushing of Sheridan, Ark., and Steve Cushing of Michigan; one sister, Joan McClintock of Sheridan; one granddaughter, Chelsea Huggler of Sheridan; and a grandson, Cameron Cushing Williams of Sheridan.. ...
Agnes Mooney (10/11/05)
Agnes Mooney, 94, of Johnston City, Ill., formerly of Agnos, who lived 75 years in Fulton County, died Sept. 11, 2005, at home. She was born July 23, 1911, in Saddle, daughter of Jessie and Etta Pulley McHenry. She married Hubert Mooney Nov. 18, 1928, in Saddle. He preceded her in death March 29, 1986...