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Stories from Tuesday, April 11, 2006

Tracy Lee Benton (04/11/06)
Tracy Lee Benton of Heart, daughter of the late Robert Lee Cooper and Rosa Stewart Cooper, was born April 20, 1921, in Heart. She died April 7, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 84. She was united in marriage to Carroll Benton on Dec. 3, 1936, at Heart...
Shirley C. Carneal (04/11/06)
Shirley C. Carneal, 77, of Cave City died April 4, 2006, at his home. He was born March 25, 1929, at Durham, N.C., to Raymond B. and Bertha Mullen Carneal. He retired from the United States Navy where he served as an aviation machinist. He moved to Arkansas in 1977 and was of the Protestant faith...
Richard James Shepard (04/11/06)
Richard James Shepard, of Hardy, son of the late James A. and Francis Vera Doss Shepherd, was born Jan. 7, 1943, in Great Bend, Kan. He died April 7, 2006, at Salem at the age of 63. He worked as a project engineer for a pipeline construction company. He served his country in the U.S. Marines during the Vietnam War...
Norman McMurray (04/11/06)
Norman McMurray, 77, of Cherokee Village died April 5, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem. He was a retired railroad conductor. He was a member of Cherokee Village Methodist Church and a member of the disabled American Veterans. Survivors include his wife, Lorrain McMurray; and three daughters, Rae Ann McMurray of Cedarville, Ill., Lynn Morre of Pueblo, Colo., and Kayla White of Madison, Wis.; one sister, Betty Milks of Brodhead, Wis.; one brother, Kenneth McMurray of Valier, Ill.; and four grandchildren.. ...
Jack Lee Smith (04/11/06)
Jack Lee Smith, 57, of Nelsonville died April 2, 2006, at White River Medical Cener in Batesville. He was born Aug. 8, 1948, at Miami, Okla., the son of Donald Leroy and Priscilla Ellen Garrett Smith. He was employed by the Bank of Cave City, served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and was of the Church of Christ faith...
Gaylord Steffen (04/11/06)
Gaylord R. Steffen, 83, of Glencoe, died April 5, 2006 in Ash Flat. A graduate from Iowa State University in education, he and his wife were the owners of Engineering Supply Co. in Davenport, Iowa, for 22 years before moving to Horseshoe Bend. They owned Lindsay Water in Horseshoe Bend for 14 years and after retiring he went to work at Wal-Mart in Ash Flat where he worked as a door greeter over 14 years until his death...
Elwood A. Snowden (04/11/06)
Elwood A. Snowden, 92, of Ash Flat died April 1, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born on Feb. 10, 1914, to Bink and Alice Hoagland Snowden at LeMoore, Calif. He was an oil field machinist for many years. He was also a member of the Moose Lodge and Elks Club in Taft, Calif...
Cora Fay Brown (04/11/06)
Cora Fay Brown, 93, of Cave City died April 6, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born June 21, 1913, at Lynn, Ark., to Stanley and Lula Buttram Jones. She was a homemaker and a member of the East Side Southern Baptist Church at Cave City...
Arthur "Art" Norbert Yanke (04/11/06)
Arthur "Art" Norbert Yanke, 89, of Cherokee Village died April 4, 2006 He left his loving wife, Alice Walz Yanke; one son Wayne and Arlene Yanke of Arkansas; two daughters Brenda and Jerry Holfert of Arkansas, and Sharon and John Dressel of Wisconsin; granddaughters, Debbi, Kelly, Heidi, Beth, Kim and Darice; grandsons Darryl and Kevin; 15 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren...