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Johnnie Snelgroes

Thursday, April 15, 2004

Born 6-19-1919 -- Died 4-6-2004

Johnnie Geneva Snelgroes, of Viola, Ark., daughter of the late Will Worsham and Roxie C. Foster Worsham, was born June 19, 1919, in Viola, Ark. She died April 6, 2004, at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Ark. at the age of 84 years.

She was united in marriage to Hayden Snelgroes on May 30, 1936, at Viola, and to this union four children were born. She was a homemaker and a member of the Viola Church of Christ.

Survivors include her daughters -- Barbara Blevins of Viola and Jan Cunningham of Gassville; one sister, Bonnie Gould of Sturkie, Ark.; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

She as preceded in death by her husband in 1966; two sons -- James and Max Snelgroes, one son-in-law, Jerry Ninemire, three brothers, three sisters and her father and mother.

The funeral service was a April 8 at Cox-Blevins Chapel in Salem. Burial was in Flora Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of Cox-Blevins Funeral Home.