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Maye E. Gilbert

Thursday, August 16, 2007

Born 2-17-1915 -- Died 8-10-2007

Maye E. Gilbert, of Mountain Home, Ark., daughter of the late Isaac Dawson and Nancy Crowder Dawson, was born Feb. 17, 1915, at Lanton, Mo. She died Aug. 10, 2007, at the Hospice House of the Ozarks in Mountain Home at the age of 92.

She was united in marriage to Ralph ?Horn in 1939 at West Plains, Mo. He preceded her in death and she married Ira Gilbert in 1984 at Mammoth Spring.

She was a homemaker and an excellent seamstress and cook. She was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include: her son, David Gilbert and wife Allene of Ft. Smith; grandson, Michael Taylor and wife Jennifer of Greenwood; great-grandchild, Charlize Taylor; a brother, David Dawson and wife, Norene of Mountain?Home; a sister, Emma Flynn of Mammoth Spring; nieces and nephews, Mary Ragsdale, Janie Flynn, Barbara Wright, Darrell?Phipps, Terry and Timmie Dawson and Judy Sweet; and several great-nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by: both husbands; two brothers, William and Oliver Dawson, two sisters, Ellen Pratt and Glenna Phipps, two nephews, Jackie Flynn and Jason Pratt; a great-niece Julie Noakes; and her father and mother.

Graveside services were held Aug. 13 at the Camp Cemetery at Camp, Ark., with arrangements under the direction of the Cox-Blevins Funeral Home of Salem.