Born 04-22-1921 -- Died 04-15-2005
Harold Durwood Gruner, 84, of Mammoth Spring, Ark., was born April 22, 1921, in Doe Run, Mo., and died April 15, 2005, at Shady Oaks Healthcare in Thayer, Mo.
Survivors include his wife, Bernice Gruner of the home; two daughters -- Rhita Boenninghausen of Mammoth Spring and Dolores Ferrell of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and four grandchildren -- Brett, James, Migual and Lisa. Preceeding him in death were his parents, Phillip Peter Gruner and Catherine Zimmer. Gruner; two brothers and a sister.
He was a driver for Greyhound Bus Lines for over 35 years, retiring without ever being involved in an accident.
A graveside service was held April 18 in Thayer Cemetery with David Scott officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Mammoth Spring, Ark.