Donald Theodore McCoin, son of the late Richard and Flossie Poe McCoin, was born Aug. 21, 1930, in Gideon. He was of the First Assembly of God Church of Malden. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. On June 15, 1955, in Malden, he was united in marriage to Dora Frances Acup, whosurvives him. McCoin died Oct. 21, 2014, in Malden, at the age of 84...
Reba Thompson Shivley
Reba has gone home to be with her Savior, Jesus Christ. She died Oct. 21. She came from a family of love and leaves many loved ones behind. She was a long-time resident of Kennett, and a long-time and faithful member (and secretary) of the First United Methodist Church...
Linda Ann Gregory
Linda Ann Gregory, 63, of Kennett, passed away on Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at her home. She was born on Sept. 4, 1951, in Benton Harbor, Mich., to Roy Franklin and Ruby Dixion Miller. She married Johnny Lee Gregory and was a retired restaurant owner. She is survived by a son, Jamie Gregory, of Cedarburg, Wisc.; a daughter, Mary Gregory, of Troy, Ill.; a brother, Bobby Miller, of Kennett; three sisters, Shirley Sweeney, of Kennett, Tina Patton, of Holcomb, and Brenda Miller, of Indiana; and three grandchildren.. ...
James Ketchum, 67, of Cape Coral, Fla., and formerly of Kennett, passed away Oct. 20, 2014, in Cape Coral. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time. McDaniel Funeral Service, of Kennett, will be in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Timmie Louis Hampton
Timmie Louis "T" Hampton, son of the late James Willie "Buddy" and Ruby Mae Halcrombe Hampton, was born in Essex, Mo., on April 12, 1950, and passed away at his home in Memphis, Tenn. Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at the age of 64 years, 6 months and 6 days...
Eugene "Gene" Akers
Eugene "Gene" Akers, 74, of Barnhart, Mo., formerly of Kennett, passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis County, Mo. He was born in Kennett, the son of the late L.E. Akers and Maudie "Kelley" Bruton. Gene worked in the trucking industry for Tom Lange Company and his independent trucking businesses...
Sue Noah Tinnin Jones
Sue Noah Tinnin Jones, 78, of Anderson, Ind., passed away Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Born Jan. 2, 1936, in Treasure Island, Mo., daughter of Fred Eugene and Fannie Nell McDonald Noah, she graduated from Kennett High School in 1954. Sue lived in Kennett and worked many years at the town's City, Light, and Water office. She moved to Anderson in 1987. She attended Madison Park Church of God and worked at Owens-Brockway where she retired in 1996...
Eugene "Gene" Akers
Eugene "Gene" Akers, 74, of Barnhart, Mo., formerly of Kennett, passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis County, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
James Weston Vaughn
James Weston Vaughn, son of the late Jim Vaughn and Pearl Bonds Vaughn was born Nov. 5, 1934, and departed this life Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014, at the age of 79. On May 13, 1961, he married Melba Cordle. James was a carpenter by trade, and was owner and operator of the Fish Hook Restaurant in Kennett from 1979 until 1992. He worked the last several years of his career at Pylates Machine Shop in Caruthersville, Mo...
Lloyd Clark, son of the late C.B. and Lila Pearl Clark was born March 11, 1922, in Holland, Mo., and departed this life Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at the age of 92. He served in the United States Army in the South Pacific during World War II. Lloyd married Laura Belle Meador Aug. 2, 1942. She preceded him in death on April 11, 1978. He was also preceded in death by six brothers, Willard, Russell, Floyd, Preston, Edwin and Sherrill Clark, and one sister, Ruby Woodard...
Betty "Pat" Scott
Betty "Pat" Scott, 72, of Senath, passed away on Oct. 15. Scott was born on June 6, 1942, in Arbyrd, to the late Alec and Mattie D. Johnson Hartle. She married Ronal Scott on May 28, 1959, in Caruthersville. Scott attended Providence Baptist Church, in Kennett...
Lester Rice, 76, of Clarkton, Mo., passed away Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
John Raymond Smith
John Raymond Smith of Kennett, born Sept. 16, 1937, left this world to be with his Lord and Savior Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014, at the age of 77. He served his country in the United States Navy from 1954 to 1957 on the SS Hornet. On Nov. 2, 1957, he married the love of his life, Tressia "Pat" Bruden. ...
Carlton "Corky" Davis, son of the late Carl and Dessie Ford Davis, was born July 9, 1944, in Marquand, Mo., and departed this life on Friday, Oct. 10, 2014, at the age of 70. On Dec. 11, 1965, he married Judy Potts. Corky served in the U.S. Navy and worked as a service manager for Kennett City, Light, Gas and Water...
Betty Jo Mason
Betty Jo Mason, 86, of Columbia, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at 10:15 p.m., at the side of her daughter, Melanie, and son, Tracy, at home. She was born on June 6, 1928, in Red Onion, Ark., to Della Hyde Metheny and Glen Glasgow. She married Harold Eugene "Pepsi" Mason on Dec. ...
Alice Baldwin, 96, former Kennett Girl Scout leader, Sunday School Teacher and civic volunteer, died Monday, June 23, 2014, in Venice, Fla., where she had lived for over 30 years. She died of pneumonia and heart failure. Mrs. Baldwin was the widow of the late Thomas E. Baldwin, Sr., Dunklin County treasurer and ex-officio from 1948 to 1952, insurance agent and employee of the Missouri Employment Office...
Frances Sue Stowe Rister, daughter of the late Howard Stowe and Stella Ann Hayden Stowe, was born May 1, 1932, in Morley, Mo., and departed this life Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at the age of 82. On Oct. 18, 1952, she married Welman Carl "Buddy" Rister in Piggott, Ark. He preceded her in death on June 18, 1997. Sue was also preceded in death by her parents; one son, Howard Wayne Rister; two brothers, Bob Meldon Stowe and Royal Dean Stowe, and one granddaughter, Emily Sue Rister...
Marshall Phillip Lentz, 21, of Malden, Mo., passed away Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Dec. 4, 1992, at Poplar Bluff, he was the son of John Lentz and Barbara Siebert Lentz. Survivors include his father, John Lentz, of Enid, Okla.; his mother, Barbara Lentz, of Malden; one brother, Marcus Lentz and wife, Tffany, of Parma, Mo.; two sisters, Brittney Lentz, of Malden, and Amber Winstead and husband, Michael, of Bernie, Mo.; grandmother, Eulalia Siebert, of Glennonville, Mo., and nieces and nephews, Jake Winstead and Piper Winstead, both of Bernie, and Nobalee Lentz and Ryker Lentz, both of Parma.. ...
Glodean Lucy Smothers, 91, of Campbell, Mo., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital, in Jonesboro, Ark. Smothers was born on Feb. 5, 1923, in Gray Ridge, Mo., to the late Albert Raymond Stevens and Winnie Clevenger Stevens. She married James Wesley Smothers on Feb. 23, 1943, in New Madrid, Mo...
Alice Marie Seal, 84, of Gibson, Mo., formerly of Piggott, Ark., passed away on Oct. 4, 2014, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center, in Kennett. She was the daughter of the late Algot and Florence Oispad Nordine. Seal was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John Robert Seal; her ex-husband and father of three of her children, Virgil Raymond; son-in-law, Herbert Borth; and two brothers, Phillip and Oliver "Buddy" Nordine...
Gary Lynn Wayne was born to the late Hershel and Rosetta Summers Wayne, of Kennett, on January 17, 1952, and departed this life on Thursday, September 18, 2014, in Malden, Mo., at the age of 62. Wayne served in the U.S. Army and was a member of Friendship Baptist Church, in Kennett...
Cheri Lynn Childers, daughter of the late Thomas Lee DeGraw and Carolyn (Bickett) DeGraw, was born March 6, 1969, in Paragould, Ark., and departed this life on October 2, 2014, at the age of 45 years. She is survived by her fiance, Chris Wilburn, of Kennett; two daughters, Katelyn Childers, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Leisa Childers, of Nashville, Tenn.; step-daughter, Shauna Cunningham, of Kennett; three step-grandchildren; brother, Steven Stokes, of California; four sisters, Janell Skaggs (and Tommy) of Louisville, Ky., Beth Jamison (and Jon) of Paragould, Ark., Kristi Allmon (and Brady) of Paragould, and Erica Hamlett (and Roger), of Nashville; and a number of nieces and nephews.. ...
Johnny D. Crum
Johnny D. Crum, 68, of Monette, Ark., passed away Monday, Sept. 30, 2014, at St. Bernard's Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. He was born March 15, 1946, in Arbyrd, Mo., to the late Elmo and Jessie Doherty Crum. Mr. Crum was the former owner of Closed Circuit Security and will be remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather...
Cheri Lynn Childers, daughter of the late Thomas Lee DeGraw and Carolyn (Bickett) DeGraw, was born March 6, 1969 in Paragould, Ark., and departed this life on October 2, 2014 at the age of 45 years. Survivors include, her Fiance; Chris Wilburn of Kennett; two daughters, Katelyn Childres, of Cape Girardeau and Leisa Childers, of Nashville, Tenn.; step-daughter, Shauna Cunningham, of Kennett; thre step-grandchildren; one brother, Steven Stokes of Californa; four sisters, Janell Skaggs, and husband, Tommy, of Louisville, Ken., Beth Jamison, and husban, Jon, of Paragould, Kristi Allmon, and husband, Brady, of Paragould, and Erica Hamlett, and husband, Roger, of Nashville; and a number of nieces and nephews.. ...
Goldie Lee Burdin, daughter of the late John and Mary Arnold, was born November 5, 1920 in Dexter, Mo., and departed this life September 26, 2014 at the age 93 years. Goldie married Archie C. Burdin. He preceded her in death June 6, 1978. She is survived by one son, Ricky Burdin, and wife, Allicia, of Kennett; one daughter, Carolyn Hunter, of Kennett; eighteen grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends...