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Stories from Thursday, December 14, 2006

Young artist places in state competition (12/14/06)
MYRTLE -- A Couch Elementary sixth grader has accomplished what no other Couch student has done before. Austin Garrison received third place in his grade category in the state in the International Reading Association Reading Poster Contest. Garrison is in Rachel Young's class at the school and his art instructor is Cindy Johnson...
Students, teachers selected for Who's Who (12/14/06)
Educational Communications Inc. (ECI), the premier publisher of honor and recognition publications in the academic and educational fields has announced honorees for each of its 2005-2006 editions. The honorees were published in the annual editions of Who's Who Among American High School Students, Who's Who Among American High School Students -- Sports Edition, The National Dean's List, The Chancellor's List and Who's Who Among America's Teachers...
Controlled burn takes off (12/14/06)
Mount Pleasant firefighters were able to prevent major damages when they extinguished an unattended fire at 72 Barren Fork Road Dec. 9. The residents left some burning trash unattended and the fire got out of control, according to Mount Pleasant Fire Chief Donnie Fulbright...
Book may become movie (12/14/06)
Mary Worthen of Salem keeps busy. She is mother, a published author, an activist for Native American rights and a nationally recognized advocate for mental health awareness. In 2005 her efforts led to the establishment of the Fulton County medicine program that helps low income families buy needed medications at a reduced price. Worthen spreads herself thin, but her efforts are no longer going unrecognized...
Water assessment discussed (12/14/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- An official with the Arkansas Department of Health Resource Group was at the Dec. 4 Mammoth Spring City Council meeting to present her findings on the water assessment she did in the city last summer. "Greg Kirkpatrick (the city water/sewer manager) and I sat down last summer and discussed the water/sewer situation in the city," Constance Gwinn said. She said she thought the water department was well managed...
Best in state (12/14/06)
The Salem Greyhound senior high cheerleaders were named the state champions for a small varsity, non-building squad at The Arkansas Cheerleading Championship held at North Little Rock High School Dec. 2. Because they competed as a non-building squad, the Greyhound cheer team was judged specifically on their floor routine. The scores were awarded based on tumbling, motion techniques, projection, choreography and showmanship...
Miller receives Champion Award (12/14/06)
State Sen. Paul Miller received the American Heart Association's 2006 Legislative Champion Award Dec. 7 at the Izard County Health Unit in Melbourne. Miller was selected by the American Heart Association's advocacy committee for his support and sponsorship of the Clean Indoor Air Act, according to Advocacy Director Barbara Kumpe...
Irish Wilderness (12/14/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- A woman with ties to the Alton/Thayer area has written a book about the Irish Wilderness in Oregon County titled The Irish Wilderness. Veronica Roberts' father-in-law was Earl Carr who lived in Thayer. Carr's uncle was Leo Carr who served as mayor of Thayer at one time...
Assault charge filed (12/14/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- A Mammoth Spring man has been charged with felony assault linked to an accident that occurred in Oregon County Sept. 20. Douglas Brown, 26, was taken into custody Nov. 29. He posted a $4,600 bond and was released from the Oregon County Jail...
Park earns award (12/14/06)
STATE PARK AWARD: Mammoth Spring State Park Superintendent Dave Jackson, third from left, accepts the Outstanding Resource Management Award. From left are Director of Arkansas State Parks Greg Butts; Tony Perrin, Arkansas State Parks supervisor; Jackson; and Richard Davies Arkansas State Parks executive director...
speaker: (12/14/06)
Speaker: University of Arkansas Horticulture Specialist, Janet Carson answers questions regarding the Master Gardeners Program. She was the featured speaker at the Fulton County Master Gardeners Dec. 11 meeting. "Gardening keeps growing in popularity, and you are its ambassadors," Carson said. Photo/Ninemire...
Top award (12/14/06)
Award: Salem High School Principal Wayne Guiltner presents Student Body President Kayla Cowart with the Golden Apple Plaque at the school's Dec. 6 award assembly. Two area schools were awarded with THV's Golden Apple Award, both for the third consecutive year, at the University of Central Arkansas Dec. 5...
Homecoming: (12/14/06)
Homecoming: The Ward family was definitely glad to see their soldier return home from Iraq. They held a homecoming reception in SFC David Ward's honor at his home in Salem Dec. 10. Photo/Ninemire
Assault charge filed (12/14/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- A Mammoth Spring man has been charged with felony assault linked to an accident that occurred in Oregon County Sept. 20. Douglas Brown, 26, was taken into custody Nov. 29. He posted a $4,600 bond and was released from the Oregon County Jail...
Students, teachers selected for Who's Who (12/14/06)
Educational Communications Inc. (ECI), the premier publisher of honor and recognition publications in the academic and educational fields has announced honorees for each of its 2005-2006 editions. The honorees were published in the annual editions of Who's Who Among American High School Students, Who's Who Among American High School Students -- Sports Edition, The National Dean's List, The Chancellor's List and Who's Who Among America's Teachers...
Controlled burn takes off (12/14/06)
Mount Pleasant firefighters were able to prevent major damages when they extinguished an unattended fire at 72 Barren Fork Road Dec. 9. The residents left some burning trash unattended and the fire got out of control, according to Mount Pleasant Fire Chief Donnie Fulbright...
Water assessment discussed (12/14/06)
MAMMOTH SPRING -- An official with the Arkansas Department of Health Resource Group was at the Dec. 4 Mammoth Spring City Council meeting to present her findings on the water assessment she did in the city last summer. "Greg Kirkpatrick (the city water/sewer manager) and I sat down last summer and discussed the water/sewer situation in the city," Constance Gwinn said. She said she thought the water department was well managed...
Best in state (12/14/06)
The Salem Greyhound senior high cheerleaders were named the state champions for a small varsity, non-building squad at The Arkansas Cheerleading Championship held at North Little Rock High School Dec. 2. Because they competed as a non-building squad, the Greyhound cheer team was judged specifically on their floor routine. The scores were awarded based on tumbling, motion techniques, projection, choreography and showmanship...
Homecoming: (12/14/06)
Homecoming: The Ward family was definitely glad to see their soldier return home from Iraq. They held a homecoming reception in SFC David Ward's honor at his home in Salem Dec. 10. Photo/Ninemire
speaker: (12/14/06)
Speaker: University of Arkansas Horticulture Specialist, Janet Carson answers questions regarding the Master Gardeners Program. She was the featured speaker at the Fulton County Master Gardeners Dec. 11 meeting. "Gardening keeps growing in popularity, and you are its ambassadors," Carson said. Photo/Ninemire...
Top award (12/14/06)
Award: Salem High School Principal Wayne Guiltner presents Student Body President Kayla Cowart with the Golden Apple Plaque at the school's Dec. 6 award assembly. Two area schools were awarded with THV's Golden Apple Award, both for the third consecutive year, at the University of Central Arkansas Dec. 5...
Irish Wilderness (12/14/06)
OREGON COUNTY -- A woman with ties to the Alton/Thayer area has written a book about the Irish Wilderness in Oregon County titled The Irish Wilderness. Veronica Roberts' father-in-law was Earl Carr who lived in Thayer. Carr's uncle was Leo Carr who served as mayor of Thayer at one time...
Book may become movie (12/14/06)
Mary Worthen of Salem keeps busy. She is mother, a published author, an activist for Native American rights and a nationally recognized advocate for mental health awareness. In 2005 her efforts led to the establishment of the Fulton County medicine program that helps low income families buy needed medications at a reduced price. Worthen spreads herself thin, but her efforts are no longer going unrecognized...
Park earns award (12/14/06)
STATE PARK AWARD: Mammoth Spring State Park Superintendent Dave Jackson, third from left, accepts the Outstanding Resource Management Award. From left are Director of Arkansas State Parks Greg Butts; Tony Perrin, Arkansas State Parks supervisor; Jackson; and Richard Davies Arkansas State Parks executive director...
Miller receives Champion Award (12/14/06)
State Sen. Paul Miller received the American Heart Association's 2006 Legislative Champion Award Dec. 7 at the Izard County Health Unit in Melbourne. Miller was selected by the American Heart Association's advocacy committee for his support and sponsorship of the Clean Indoor Air Act, according to Advocacy Director Barbara Kumpe...
Young artist places in state competition (12/14/06)
MYRTLE -- A Couch Elementary sixth grader has accomplished what no other Couch student has done before. Austin Garrison received third place in his grade category in the state in the International Reading Association Reading Poster Contest. Garrison is in Rachel Young's class at the school and his art instructor is Cindy Johnson...
Birthday celebration set (12/14/06)
Opal Ivey Reeves will celebrate her 80th birthday on Dec. 31. On Dec. 23 family members will hold an open house at Karlene and Allen Groover's home, 1769 N. Fairview Road, Mammoth Spring. Friends and relatives are invited to drop in any time between 2 and 5 p.m. to congratulate Opal Reeves on reaching this milestone in her life...
Williams, Carlisle plan December wedding (12/14/06)
Jessica Marie Williams and Loren Kyle Carlisle will exchange marriage vows Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 200 Alexander, in Risco, Mo. Williams is the daughter of Dr. J.D. Williams of Olive Branch, Miss., and Greg and Ginny Alford of Thayer...
Wray completes Air Force basic training (12/14/06)
Air Force Airman Erman L. Wray has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Wray is the son of Cathy Wray of Calico Rock. The airman is a 2006 graduate of Calico Rock High School. During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, and military customs and courtesies; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises and special training in human relations.. ...
Conyers completes Army basic training (12/14/06)
Army Pvt. Ryan Conyers has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. Conyers is a 2003 graduate of the Cornerstone Christian Academy in Mount Pleasant. He is the son of Ronald Conyers of Mount Pleasant. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. ...
Miniature museum featured in magazine (12/14/06)
An article entitled "Where it's Christmas every day" about the Miniature Museum of Merritt is the lead article in the December issue of Rural Arkansas, the magazine of the Arkansas Electric Cooperatives which includes North Arkansas Electric. The article by Susan Varno (Dolph) describes Edna Merritt's not-for profit museum located at 402 Cranfield Road in Mountain Home. ...
Williams, Carlisle plan December wedding (12/14/06)
Jessica Marie Williams and Loren Kyle Carlisle will exchange marriage vows Dec. 16 at 6 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 200 Alexander, in Risco, Mo. Williams is the daughter of Dr. J.D. Williams of Olive Branch, Miss., and Greg and Ginny Alford of Thayer...
Miniature museum featured in magazine (12/14/06)
An article entitled "Where it's Christmas every day" about the Miniature Museum of Merritt is the lead article in the December issue of Rural Arkansas, the magazine of the Arkansas Electric Cooperatives which includes North Arkansas Electric. The article by Susan Varno (Dolph) describes Edna Merritt's not-for profit museum located at 402 Cranfield Road in Mountain Home. ...
Conyers completes Army basic training (12/14/06)
Army Pvt. Ryan Conyers has graduated from basic infantry training at Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga. Conyers is a 2003 graduate of the Cornerstone Christian Academy in Mount Pleasant. He is the son of Ronald Conyers of Mount Pleasant. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier received training in drill and ceremonies, weapons, map reading, tactics, military courtesy, military justice, physical fitness, first aid, and Army history, core values and traditions. ...
Wray completes Air Force basic training (12/14/06)
Air Force Airman Erman L. Wray has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. Wray is the son of Cathy Wray of Calico Rock. The airman is a 2006 graduate of Calico Rock High School. During the six weeks of training, the airman studied the Air Force mission, organization, and military customs and courtesies; performed drill and ceremony marches, and received physical training, rifle marksmanship, field training exercises and special training in human relations.. ...
Birthday celebration set (12/14/06)
Opal Ivey Reeves will celebrate her 80th birthday on Dec. 31. On Dec. 23 family members will hold an open house at Karlene and Allen Groover's home, 1769 N. Fairview Road, Mammoth Spring. Friends and relatives are invited to drop in any time between 2 and 5 p.m. to congratulate Opal Reeves on reaching this milestone in her life...
Lady Katz rally, fall short (12/14/06)
Threes were abundant in the first semi-final game in the girls' division of the annual Lyon College Invitational Tournament at Becknell Gymnasium Dec. 8. Threes, as in 3-point plays by the Cave City Cavewomen in the second period, two the old-fashioned way, four from beyond the arc...
Veterans on, off court winning combo for Lady Cats (12/14/06)
You might think that after coaching one sport (girls' basketball) at one school (Thayer High School) since 1984, that Steve Atkisson would dread the dawn of yet another winter of long afternoon practices, coupled with even longer evening road trips...
Cats run, run, run past Bears (12/14/06)
New Thayer Bobcat Head Coach Matt Pitts just might be a master of understatement. After saying that his Bobcats would probably be a little faster and a little deeper than they had in the recent past, Thayer went out and demonstrated that was it indeed faster, with a capitol F, and deeper with a capitol D, in its first two games of the new season...
Cats run, run, run past Bears (12/14/06)
New Thayer Bobcat Head Coach Matt Pitts just might be a master of understatement. After saying that his Bobcats would probably be a little faster and a little deeper than they had in the recent past, Thayer went out and demonstrated that was it indeed faster, with a capitol F, and deeper with a capitol D, in its first two games of the new season...
Lady Katz rally, fall short (12/14/06)
Threes were abundant in the first semi-final game in the girls' division of the annual Lyon College Invitational Tournament at Becknell Gymnasium Dec. 8. Threes, as in 3-point plays by the Cave City Cavewomen in the second period, two the old-fashioned way, four from beyond the arc...
Veterans on, off court winning combo for Lady Cats (12/14/06)
You might think that after coaching one sport (girls' basketball) at one school (Thayer High School) since 1984, that Steve Atkisson would dread the dawn of yet another winter of long afternoon practices, coupled with even longer evening road trips...
MacKinnley Lindsey (12/14/06)
MacKinnley Faye Lindsey, infant daughter of Tommy and Sarah Lindsey of Bethesda, died on Dec. 4, 2006, at the UAMS Hospital in Little Rock. Survivors include her parents; one brother, Austin Lindsey and one sister, Tonia Kellems; her paternal grandparents, Tom and Brenda Lindsey of Bethesa; her maternal grandparents, Jim and Faye Kerr of Cave City; her great-grandmothers, Bonita West of Cave City, Mildred Kerr of Sulphur Rock and Linda Wilson of Blythe, Calif.; three uncles, Daniel Lindsey of Bethesda, Jason Elliott of Marshall and James Kerr of Mountain Home; an aunt, Samantha Stinnett of Southside; and other relatives and friends.. ...
Hubertis Martin (12/14/06)
Hubertis Martin of Agnos, son of the late Orville Martin and Dorothy Moss Martin was born Jan. 27, 1943, in Saddle, Ark. He died Dec. 7, 2006, at his home in Agnos at the age of 63. He was united in marriage to Barara Tate on Feb. 5, 1963, in Highland. To this union two children were born. He was a farmer and member of the Agnos Church of Christ...
Clyde Cotton (12/14/06)
Clyde Cotton, 64, of Cave City, died Dec. 6, 2006, at his home. He was born May 18, 1942, at Rosewell, N.M., the son of C. J. and Vina (Weston) Cotton. He was a former minister, a retired farmer and of the Missionary Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Tena (Billbrey) Cotton of the home; one son, Charles Cotton of Cave City; one daughter Jamie Pounds of Calamine; two brothers, Eldon Cotton and Alan Cotton both of Calamine; six grandchildren Clayton Pounds, Brandon Pounds and Elizabeth Pounds all of Calamine, Paden Cannon and Trisha Cannon both of Pfeiffer and Walker Cannon of Calico Rock; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
Ray Ervin Sexton (12/14/06)
Ray Ervin Sexton of Salem, son of Johnny Ray Sexton and Barbara June Rains Sexton, was born Nov. 17, 1969, in Portland, Ore. He died Dec. 8, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 37. Survivors include his father and mother, aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends...
Falice "Ricky" Taylor (12/14/06)
Falice Richard "Ricky" Taylor, 50, of Hardy died Dec. 2, 2006, at his home. He was born on June 19, 1956, in Thayer, Mo., the son of Falice A. Taylor and Maxine (Adams) Taylor. He worked as a welder for many years before retiring. He is survived by his mother, Maxine Taylor of Hardy; two daughters, Fancy L. ...
Freeman Barker Jr. (12/14/06)
Freeman Thomas Barker Jr. of Cherokee Village, son of the late Freeman Thomas and Lillian Gertrude (Adams) Barker Sr. was born March 15, 1936, in Rockport, Ind. He died Dec. 5, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 70 years. He was united in marriage to Donna Marie Hawkins on Nov. 20, 1964, at Kokomo, Ind...
Geneva K. Riggs (12/14/06)
Geneva K. Riggs, age 75, of Poughkeepsie, Ark., died Dec. 4, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 21, 1931, a Big Flat, Ark., the daughter of the late Walter Carvin and Emma Rentha (Sisk) Wilson. She was a homemaker and a member of Peaceful Harbor Pentecostal Church in Batesville...
Ersie Gilbert (12/14/06)
Ersie Gilbert, 92, of Oxford died Dec. 5, 2006, at the Pioneer Nursing and Rehab Center in Melbourne . She was born on Jan. 16, 1914, to James Enoch and Nancy Adaline Jones Webb at Oxford. She was a homemaker and a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Wideman...
James (J.W.) Fowler (12/14/06)
James (J.W.) Fowler, of Waterford, Mich., died Nov. 26, 2006, at the age of 79. He was born May 18, 1927, in Ash Flat, Ark., son of the late Merle and Mable Fowler, stepson of the late Freda Fowler. Survivors include his wife, Deloris (Hatman) Fowler (recently celebrating their 57th wedding anniversary), a child, Mable (Dominic) Doot of Farmington Hills, Mich., a brother, Lehman Folwer of Brinkley, Ark., Peggy Jean Kissinger of West Plains, Mo., Gilbert (Teri) Fowler of Ash Flat, Syble (Wilbur) Nicholson of Sherwood, Ark., Keith (Carol) Fowler of Cherokee Village, Freda Jean Godwin of Searcy, Ark., and the late Waymon Fowler; a sister-in-law, Claudia Fowler of Sears, Mich., and also many nieces and nephews.. ...
Geraldine Bishop (12/14/06)
Geraldine Bishop, of Salem, daughter of the late Walter Edison and Bessie Marie (Yates) Hughes, was born on Jan. 10, 1925, in Williford, Ark. She died Dec. 7, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 81 years. She was united in marriage to Clifford Bishop on Sept. 29, 1955, at Salem. She was a homemaker and member of the Salem First Assembly of God...
Barbara S. Barnett (12/14/06)
Barbara Sue Barnett, of Salem died Dec. 9, 2006. She was born May 24, 1937 the daughter of the late Drew Thomas and Alpha (Cooper) Bridges in Viola, Ark. She married Gaston Ray Barnett on July 15, 1956. They had one son, Jeffery Ray Barnett. Barbara accepted Jesus at 9 years of age and throughout her life she gave testimony to that. ...
Hallene Crabtree (12/14/06)
Hallene Mahan Crabtree, 79, of Batesville, died Dec. 8, 2006, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born May 13, 1927, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Samuel and Margie (Fleming) Mahan. She was a homemaker and worked at Intermed Nursing Home in Batesville for several years and was a member of the Church of Christ...
Cecil Ray Mendenhall (12/14/06)
Cecil Ray Mendenhall, the son of the late Sherwood and Francis Buff-Mendenhall, was born Sept. 3, 1924, in Mountain View, Mo., and died Dec. 2, 2006, at Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer at the age of 82 years. Graveside services were held Dec. 5 in the Bailey Cemetery with Bro. David Scott officiating...
DANIEL WAYNE PUCKETT (12/14/06)
Daniel Wayne Puckett, 89, of Magnolia, Ark., died Dec. 3, 2006, at his home. Dr. Puckett was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Magnolia. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He received his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. ...
Geneva K. Riggs (12/14/06)
Geneva K. Riggs, age 75, of Poughkeepsie, Ark., died Dec. 4, 2006, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born March 21, 1931, a Big Flat, Ark., the daughter of the late Walter Carvin and Emma Rentha (Sisk) Wilson. She was a homemaker and a member of Peaceful Harbor Pentecostal Church in Batesville...
Hubertis Martin (12/14/06)
Hubertis Martin of Agnos, son of the late Orville Martin and Dorothy Moss Martin was born Jan. 27, 1943, in Saddle, Ark. He died Dec. 7, 2006, at his home in Agnos at the age of 63. He was united in marriage to Barara Tate on Feb. 5, 1963, in Highland. To this union two children were born. He was a farmer and member of the Agnos Church of Christ...
Falice "Ricky" Taylor (12/14/06)
Falice Richard "Ricky" Taylor, 50, of Hardy died Dec. 2, 2006, at his home. He was born on June 19, 1956, in Thayer, Mo., the son of Falice A. Taylor and Maxine (Adams) Taylor. He worked as a welder for many years before retiring. He is survived by his mother, Maxine Taylor of Hardy; two daughters, Fancy L. ...
Ersie Gilbert (12/14/06)
Ersie Gilbert, 92, of Oxford died Dec. 5, 2006, at the Pioneer Nursing and Rehab Center in Melbourne . She was born on Jan. 16, 1914, to James Enoch and Nancy Adaline Jones Webb at Oxford. She was a homemaker and a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church in Wideman...
Clyde Cotton (12/14/06)
Clyde Cotton, 64, of Cave City, died Dec. 6, 2006, at his home. He was born May 18, 1942, at Rosewell, N.M., the son of C. J. and Vina (Weston) Cotton. He was a former minister, a retired farmer and of the Missionary Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Tena (Billbrey) Cotton of the home; one son, Charles Cotton of Cave City; one daughter Jamie Pounds of Calamine; two brothers, Eldon Cotton and Alan Cotton both of Calamine; six grandchildren Clayton Pounds, Brandon Pounds and Elizabeth Pounds all of Calamine, Paden Cannon and Trisha Cannon both of Pfeiffer and Walker Cannon of Calico Rock; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.. ...
DANIEL WAYNE PUCKETT (12/14/06)
Daniel Wayne Puckett, 89, of Magnolia, Ark., died Dec. 3, 2006, at his home. Dr. Puckett was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Magnolia. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He received his bachelor's, master's and doctorate degrees from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. ...
Cecil Ray Mendenhall (12/14/06)
Cecil Ray Mendenhall, the son of the late Sherwood and Francis Buff-Mendenhall, was born Sept. 3, 1924, in Mountain View, Mo., and died Dec. 2, 2006, at Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer at the age of 82 years. Graveside services were held Dec. 5 in the Bailey Cemetery with Bro. David Scott officiating...
Ray Ervin Sexton (12/14/06)
Ray Ervin Sexton of Salem, son of Johnny Ray Sexton and Barbara June Rains Sexton, was born Nov. 17, 1969, in Portland, Ore. He died Dec. 8, 2006, at Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 37. Survivors include his father and mother, aunts, uncles, cousins and a host of friends...
Hallene Crabtree (12/14/06)
Hallene Mahan Crabtree, 79, of Batesville, died Dec. 8, 2006, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born May 13, 1927, at Cave City, Ark., the daughter of Samuel and Margie (Fleming) Mahan. She was a homemaker and worked at Intermed Nursing Home in Batesville for several years and was a member of the Church of Christ...
MacKinnley Lindsey (12/14/06)
MacKinnley Faye Lindsey, infant daughter of Tommy and Sarah Lindsey of Bethesda, died on Dec. 4, 2006, at the UAMS Hospital in Little Rock. Survivors include her parents; one brother, Austin Lindsey and one sister, Tonia Kellems; her paternal grandparents, Tom and Brenda Lindsey of Bethesa; her maternal grandparents, Jim and Faye Kerr of Cave City; her great-grandmothers, Bonita West of Cave City, Mildred Kerr of Sulphur Rock and Linda Wilson of Blythe, Calif.; three uncles, Daniel Lindsey of Bethesda, Jason Elliott of Marshall and James Kerr of Mountain Home; an aunt, Samantha Stinnett of Southside; and other relatives and friends.. ...
James (J.W.) Fowler (12/14/06)
James (J.W.) Fowler, of Waterford, Mich., died Nov. 26, 2006, at the age of 79. He was born May 18, 1927, in Ash Flat, Ark., son of the late Merle and Mable Fowler, stepson of the late Freda Fowler. Survivors include his wife, Deloris (Hatman) Fowler (recently celebrating their 57th wedding anniversary), a child, Mable (Dominic) Doot of Farmington Hills, Mich., a brother, Lehman Folwer of Brinkley, Ark., Peggy Jean Kissinger of West Plains, Mo., Gilbert (Teri) Fowler of Ash Flat, Syble (Wilbur) Nicholson of Sherwood, Ark., Keith (Carol) Fowler of Cherokee Village, Freda Jean Godwin of Searcy, Ark., and the late Waymon Fowler; a sister-in-law, Claudia Fowler of Sears, Mich., and also many nieces and nephews.. ...
Geraldine Bishop (12/14/06)
Geraldine Bishop, of Salem, daughter of the late Walter Edison and Bessie Marie (Yates) Hughes, was born on Jan. 10, 1925, in Williford, Ark. She died Dec. 7, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, at the age of 81 years. She was united in marriage to Clifford Bishop on Sept. 29, 1955, at Salem. She was a homemaker and member of the Salem First Assembly of God...
Barbara S. Barnett (12/14/06)
Barbara Sue Barnett, of Salem died Dec. 9, 2006. She was born May 24, 1937 the daughter of the late Drew Thomas and Alpha (Cooper) Bridges in Viola, Ark. She married Gaston Ray Barnett on July 15, 1956. They had one son, Jeffery Ray Barnett. Barbara accepted Jesus at 9 years of age and throughout her life she gave testimony to that. ...
Freeman Barker Jr. (12/14/06)
Freeman Thomas Barker Jr. of Cherokee Village, son of the late Freeman Thomas and Lillian Gertrude (Adams) Barker Sr. was born March 15, 1936, in Rockport, Ind. He died Dec. 5, 2006, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem at the age of 70 years. He was united in marriage to Donna Marie Hawkins on Nov. 20, 1964, at Kokomo, Ind...
Haydyn Ann Friend (12/14/06)
Haydyn Ann Friend, the daughter of Jeremy and Heather Friend was born on Oct. 24, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. The maternal grandparents are Rodney Sutherland and Annis (Sutherland) Layne. The paternal grandparents are Lale and Karen Brown...
Maysa Jean Henderson (12/14/06)
Connor Henderson has a new baby sister, Maysa Jean Henderson. She was born Nov. 8, 2006, weighing 7 pounds, 8 ounces. Their parents are Casey and Elizabeth Henderson of Wiseman, Ark. Their grandparents are LulaBelle and Buddy Henderson from Oxford and Tammy and Wes Hall from Franklin...
Haydyn Ann Friend (12/14/06)
Haydyn Ann Friend, the daughter of Jeremy and Heather Friend was born on Oct. 24, 2006, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home. She weighed 7 pounds, 2 ounces and was 20 inches long. The maternal grandparents are Rodney Sutherland and Annis (Sutherland) Layne. The paternal grandparents are Lale and Karen Brown...
Maysa Jean Henderson (12/14/06)
Connor Henderson has a new baby sister, Maysa Jean Henderson. She was born Nov. 8, 2006, weighing 7 pounds, 8 ounces. Their parents are Casey and Elizabeth Henderson of Wiseman, Ark. Their grandparents are LulaBelle and Buddy Henderson from Oxford and Tammy and Wes Hall from Franklin...
Kersey, Cochran to exchange wedding vows (12/14/06)
Mike and Cindy Kersey of Mammoth Spring announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Jane, to Kib Allen Cochran. Kib is the son of Ray Bob and Shana Cochran of Mammoth Spring and Ronnie Williams of Thomasville, Mo. Sarah is the granddaughter of Jerry and Jane Winstead of Nesbit, Miss., and Gale and Joy Kersey of Glencoe, Ark...
Kersey, Cochran to exchange wedding vows (12/14/06)
Mike and Cindy Kersey of Mammoth Spring announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Jane, to Kib Allen Cochran. Kib is the son of Ray Bob and Shana Cochran of Mammoth Spring and Ronnie Williams of Thomasville, Mo. Sarah is the granddaughter of Jerry and Jane Winstead of Nesbit, Miss., and Gale and Joy Kersey of Glencoe, Ark...
Boldly Going Nowhere (12/14/06)
In June of 1940, the Nazis were on the march across Europe, eager to exercise their Aryan superiority. June 3 -- The German Luftwaffe (Air Force) dropped 1,100 bombs on Paris. June 4 -- The German Army entered Paris. June 5 -- The German Army began an offensive on Southern France...
Boldly Going Nowhere (12/14/06)
In June of 1940, the Nazis were on the march across Europe, eager to exercise their Aryan superiority. June 3 -- The German Luftwaffe (Air Force) dropped 1,100 bombs on Paris. June 4 -- The German Army entered Paris. June 5 -- The German Army began an offensive on Southern France...