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Stories from Tuesday, March 28, 2006

Wilma June Burch (03/28/06)
Wilma June Burch, 89, of Cherokee Village died March 23, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. Burch was born June 30, 1916, in Danville, Ill., the daughter of Henry and Emma Smith. She retired after 20 years with the Hiram Walker Distillery. She moved to Cherokee Village in 1990 from Florida. She was a lover of animals...
Vesta Sue Wiles (03/28/06)
Vesta Sue Wiles, 75, of Highland died March 23, 2006, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She is survived by her sons, Charles (Chuck) and Sheila Wiles of Highland, and Billy Ray and Prudy Jones of Highland; two granddaughters, Gera Lynn Jones and Shelby Nicole Wiles; sisters, Ruby Jackson of Hardy and Joann Bither of Cherokee Village; and two brothers, J.V. Ellis of Ash Flat and Gene Ellis of Plano, Texas...
Ray Theodore McNeese (03/28/06)
Roy Theodore McNeese died March 21, 2006, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer at the age 76. He was born July 10, 1929, in Russellville, Ark., the son of the late Roy and Amie M. Turkins McNeee. He was a proud veteran, having served his country during World War II in the United States Marine Corps aboard the US Princeton...
Minnie "Bernice" Rudd (03/28/06)
Minnie "Bernice" Rudd, 45, of Cherokee Village, formerly of Bentonville, Ark., died March 18, 2006, in Fulton County Hospital in Salem due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident. She was born Aug. 21, 1960, in Hayti, Mo., to Tendel and Ellie Junior. She worked for the Wal-Mart home office for seven years. She was of the Church of God faith. She was married in Double Springs, Ala., to Roy D. Rudd on June 16, 1975...
Edward "Pete" William Wirth, Jr. (03/28/06)
Ed "Pete" Wirth, son of Edward William Wirth Sr. and Zula Green Baker, died March 22 at Leavenworth, Va. He was born Jan. 31, 1935, in Poplar Bluff, Mo. He spent most of his life in the Kansas City and surrounding areas. Wirth traveled frequently in search of quality antiques, coins and jewelry for his business, Wirth Quality Coin and Precious Metal Company. He was an expert in his field and maintained passion for his love of coins and antiques until his death...