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Stories from Friday, September 21, 2007

William Hibbs (09/21/07)
William Hibbs, 85, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 11, 2007, at his home. He was born Oct. 4, 1921, at Mainster County, Mich., the son of William and Icadora (Wineland) Hibbs. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II. He was a retired factory worker and also did construction work.Survivors include: two sons, LeRoy Van Dusen of Argos, Ind., and Raymond Van Dusen of Wheatland, Colo; four daughters, Dorothy Poledna of Niles, Mich., Lillian Cotton of Cave City, Pamela Stice of Cave City and Sandra Norris of Batesville; 21 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by: his parents; his wife, Lillian (Calhoun) Hibbs; one son, Larry Van Dusen; an infant daughter, Linda Hibbs; four brothers, Art Hibbs, Floyd Hibbs, Donald Hibbs and Harry Hibbs; and six sisters, Mage Pester, Creta Miller, Lily Metcalf, Dorothy Pettit, Carrie Hibbs and May Hibbs.A private graveside memorial service with military honors will be held at a later date in the Walkerton Cemetery located at Walkerton, Ind. ...
Violet Samples (09/21/07)
Violet Samples, 85, of Hardy, Ark., died Aug. 20, 2007, in Batesville, Ark. She was a homemaker. She is survived by: two daughters, Esther Susann Oakley of Hardy and Edna Jewell of Idawild, Calif.; two sons, Jesse Samples of Hardy, Kenneth Richard Samples of Riverside, Calif.; two sisters Naomi Burdette of Maysel, W.Va. ...
Thomas L. Woodson (09/21/07)
Thomas L. Woodson, 63, died at his home in Memphis, Tenn., Sept. 3, 2007. Woodson was born July 1, 1944, the son of Richard L. and Mildred Short Woodson.He was retired from International Paper Company and was a U.S. Air Force veteran.He is survived by: his wife. ...
Tressie O. Hall (09/21/07)
Tressie O. Hall, 82, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Sept. 15, 2007, in Ash Flat, Ark. She was born Aug. 4, 1925, in Center, Ark., the daughter of Tribble T. Heath and Rosalea (Swanford) Heath. She was a graduate of Ash Flat High School. She married Floyd Hall in Ash Flat in 1946. ...
Orville Martin Graddy (09/21/07)
Orville Martin Graddy, 90, of Williford, Ark., died Aug. 10, 2007, at St Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Graddy was a retired school administrator. He is survived by: his wife, Edna Graddy of Williford; one daughter, Norma Carol Cross of Williford; four brothers, Eugene Hawkins of Hardy, John B. ...
Myrtle Williams (09/21/07)
Myrtle Williams, 89, of Sidney, Ark., died Sept. 8, 2007, at the Pioneer Nursing Home in Melbourne. She was born March 28, 1918, at Mount Pleasant, Ark., the daughter of Robert J. and Bertie Elizabeth (Breeden) Langston She was a homemaker and a member of the Sage Baptist Church.Survivors include: one son, Dennis P. ...
James Earl Brown (09/21/07)
James Earl Brown of Cherokee Village, Ark., was born Feb. 2, 1943, in Springfield, Ohio. He died July 29, 2007, in Batesville, Ark., at the age of 64. James retired from the Chicago Police Department at the rank of sergeant. He served in the U.S. Navy during the JFK administration.James was an all around athlete and regular contributor to the Ozark Opinion radio program. ...
Hubert Lindsey (09/21/07)
Hubert Lindsey, 66, of Cave City, Ark., died Sept. 9, 2007, at the Ash Flat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center at Ash Flat. He was born April 4, 1941, at Maxville, Ark., the son of Roe and Nola Mae (Gifford) Lindsey. He was a retired timber worker.Survivors include: one son, David Lindsey of Cave City; one daughter, Ada Yancey of Cave City; three brothers, Junior Lindsey of Cave City, Calvin Lindsey of Evening Shade and Gene Lindsey of Pfeiffer; one sister, Royce Reding of Sidney; one granddaughter, Lacy Dawn Yancey of Cave City; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by: his parents; one sister, Lois Barber; and two nephews, John Lindsey and Jay Reding.Graveside services were held Sept. ...
Clarence Floyd White (09/21/07)
Clarence Floyd White, 94, of Ash Flat, Ark., was born Feb. 8, 1913, in Savannah, Tenn., and died Sept. 4, 2007, at the Fulton County Hospital in Salem, Ark. Survivors include: seven children, James White of Ash Flat, Dorothy Campbell of Ripley, Tenn., Linda White of Montana, Stephen White of Plainfield, Ill., Roy White of Boaz, Ala., Mary Osteen of Brownsville, Tenn., Martha Emmert of Ash Flat; and one sister-in-law, Rachel Pruiett of West Plains, Mo.; five generations in all.He was preceded in death by his parents, William A. ...