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Stories from Tuesday, December 6, 2005

Raymond J. King (12/06/05)
Raymond J. King, 73, of Cave City died Nov. 30, 2005, at a Little Rock hospital. He was born March 27, 1932, at Cave City to Russell D. and Ester Leona West King. He had worked for Boeing Corporation in Wichita, Kan., and the Sharp County Road Department and was a member of Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church at Nelsonville...
Mary Pauline Roper (12/06/05)
Mary Pauline Roper, 77, of Ash Flat died Nov. 22, 2005, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. Roper was born Sept. 7, 1928, in Leachville, Ark., the daughter of the late Rye Exter Lyerly and Nannie Priscilla Cromwell Lyerly. She married Claude David Roper on March 15, 1951, in Paragould, Ark. ...
June Shaver Koorstad (12/06/05)
June Shaver Koorstad, 94, of Hardy was born in Nelsonville (Sharp County) on May 2, 1911, the daughter of Ed and Hassie Shaver, and died Nov. 30, 2005. She was a Christian and long-time member of the Hardy Church of Christ. She worked as a librarian and an Avon representative. She was a member of Timely Club of Hardy and the Sharp County Historical Society where she contributed to books about the history of Hardy and one-room schools in Sharp County...
Jeanette Murphy (12/06/05)
Jeanette Murphy, 66, of Ash Flat died Dec. 1, 2005, in Little Rock. Murphy was born June 15, 1939, in Noblesville, Ind., the daughter of Floyd and Edith (Gibbs) Gerber. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Ash Flat. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Dean Murphy, of the home in Ash Flat; one daughter, Deb Gatliff of Fishers, Ind.; three brothers, Joe Gerber of Indianapolis, Ind., Jay Gerber of Florida and James Gerber of Lapel, Ind.; two sisters, Juanita Nosler and Janice Wills, both of Noblesville, Ind.; one granddaughter; a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Jack Martin Fletcher (12/06/05)
Jack Martin Fletcher, 48, of Hardy died Dec. 1, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was a self-employed photographer and Realtor. After high school he served in the U.S. Navy and was a member of the Professional Photographers of America...
John Inge Risvold (12/06/05)
John Inge Risvold, 85, of Horseshoe Bend died Dec. 1, 2005, at the North Arkansas Life Care Center in Horseshoe Bend. He was born April 3, 1920, in Wausau, Wis., the son of Magnus and Bertha Madland Risvold. He moved to Chicago, Ill., where he received his schooling...
James Celige Dickson (12/06/05)
James Celige Dickson, 52, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 24, 2005, at his residence in Highland. He was the son of the late William Dickson. He was employed by Dixie Restaurant. Survivors include his mother, Louise Dickson; maternal grandmother, Dora Webb; two sisters, Connie Taylor of Highland and Betty Wardlow of Aurora, Ill.; two brothers, William Dickson of Cherokee Village and Thomas Dickson of Auora, Ill...
Gretchen Marie Fees (12/06/05)
Gretchen Marie Fees, 78, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 23, 2005, at her residence. She was born Dec. 11, 1926, in Polk County, Iowa, the daughter of Fred Gabbert and Nellie Kile Gabbert. She married Cecil Fees on May 9, 1944, in Des Moines, Iowa, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 3, 2005...
Alpha Wilma Rogers French (12/06/05)
Alpha Wilma Rogers French, 94, of Hardy died Nov. 30, 2005 ,at Fulton County Hospital in Salem. She was a homemaker. She was the daughter of the late John Rogers and the late Kate Davis Rogers. She is survived by one daughter, Barbara Jean Evans of Hardy; three sons, Billy Joe French of Cherokee Village, Kenneth French of Agnos and Max French of Cave City...
Alla Jean Berry Sharp (12/06/05)
Alla Jean Berry Sharp, 69, of Evening Shade died Nov. 29, 2005, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Feb. 9, 1936, the daughter of the late Arthur "A.D." Berry, and Cecil Taylor Berry. She was a homemaker and a member of Bear Creek United Methodist Church...