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Obituaries from November 2001

Area Deaths (11/01/01)
Richard Bell Richard McLellan Bell, 70, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2001, at the VA Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. Born Oct. 4, 1931, in Providence, R.I., son of the late Richard E. and Helen E, McLellan Bell, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving in Korea, an auto sales manager, and of the Catholic faith. He was a member of the Malden American Legion Post No. 293 and the V.F.W. and served on the Board of the Dunklin County R.S.V.P...
Area Deaths (11/18/01)
Mary Coutts Mary Ordway Wickham Coutts, born in Kennett, Mo., on Jan. 23, 1915, died on Nov. 9, 2001, at the Northern Virginia Community Hospital. Mrs. Coutts was the daughter of Colonel and Mrs. Fred O. Wickham, U.S. Army (Jessie Pearl Hawkins) of Kennett. She was the granddaughter of Representative C.P. Hawkins of Dunklin County and the great-grandaughter of Judge J.M. Waltrip of Clarkton...
Area Deaths (11/20/01)
Rayburn Bell Rayburn Leon Bell, 68, of Wappapello, Mo., formerly of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 19, 2001, at Three Rivers Healthcare South in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Visitation will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 22, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Gideon...
Area Deaths (11/21/01)
Rayburn Bell Rayburn Leon Bell, 68, of Wappapello, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 19, 2001, at Three Rivers Healthcare-South in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Aug. 5, 1933, in Cave City, Ark., son of the late Maynard Gordon and Burlie Marie Voyles Bell, he was a U.S. Army veteran serving in Korea and Vietnam, a member of the Huie Baptist Church in Gideon, Mo., a past member of the Masons and retired from the New Madrid County Sheriff Department...
Area Deaths (11/23/01)
Marcella Adams Marcella Adams, 55, of Rives, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2001, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Steele, Mo. Emma Byrd Emma Bell Byrd, 86, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2001, at St Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark...
Area Deaths (11/25/01)
Marcella Adams Marcella Adams, 55, of Rives, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2001, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Sunday, Dec. 23, 1945, in Vinton, Iowa, daughter of the late William and Beulah Lungar Covington, she was a homemaker...
Area Deaths (11/27/01)
Sophia Blanton Sophia Lorraine Blanton, 82, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2001, at Three Rivers Healthcare Noth Campus in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Oct. 28, 1919, in Milwaukee, Wis., daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Propokowicz Markiewizc, she was a homemaker , a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church in Malden, a member of St. Ann's Alter Society and former president of the Ladies Culture Club in Malden...
Area Deaths (11/28/01)
Amy Becking Amy Nell Becking, 76, of Bernie, died Monday, Nov. 26, 2001, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. She was born July 2, 1925, daughter of the late James Robert and Ora Mae Vineyard Kifer. On June 19, 1948, at Piggott, Ark. she married Glendale Lee Becking, who survives of the home in Bernie...
Area Deaths (11/29/01)
Pearl Burke Pearl Burke, 89, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001, at National Health Care in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett. Frances Gibbons Frances Lucille Davis Gibbons, 89, of Bells, Tenn., died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2001, at her residence...
Area Deaths (11/16/01)
Bonnie Dawson Bonnie Mitchell Dawson, 78, of Florissant, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2001, at the Manor Care Nursing Home in Florissant. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett...
Area Deaths (11/15/01)
Irene Bell Irene Bell, 79, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at her residence. Born Jan. 11, 1922, in Shirley, Ark., daughter of the late John Rue Allen and Ida Melissa Gooden Williams, she was a charter member of the Third Street Baptist Church in Kennett...
Area Deaths (11/14/01)
Irene Bell Irene Bell, 79, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2001, at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery with the Rev. Bud Evans officiating...
Area Deaths (11/02/01)
Goldie Anderson Goldie B. Anderson, 85, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 1, 2001, at St. Alexius Hospital in St. Louis. Born May 11, 1916, in Kennett, Mo., she was a homemaker. In June, 1938, she married Vernon H. Anderson, Sr., who preceded her in death on Jan. 12, 2000...
Area Deaths (11/04/01)
Bessie Blaylock Bessie Lee Blaylock, 90, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 2, 2001, at Arkadelphia, Ark. Born Jan. 29, 1911, at Kennett, daughter of the late William C. and Linnie Myrtle Bailey Cox, she was a guidance counselor and school teacher, a longtime member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church at Clarkton and later of the First Baptist Church in Campbell. ...
Area Deaths (11/06/01)
Lillie Brooks Lillie Brooks, 88, of Warrrenton, Mo., formerly of Hornersville, Mo., died today, Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2001, at the Jonesburg Missouri Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett. Clyde Edwards...
Area Deaths (11/07/01)
Clyde Edwards Clyde Edwards, 88, of Piedmont, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2001, at Clarks Mountain Nursing Center in Piedmont. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett. Jewel Hobbs...
Area deaths (11/08/01)
Lillie M. Brooks Lillie M. Brooks, 88, of Warrenton, Mo., formerly of Rives, Mo. and Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2001, at Jonesburg Missouri Nursing Home. Born Oct. 18, 1913, in Hollywood, Mo., daughter of the late Elmer and Jane Higginbotham Skelton, she married Clint A. Brooks on Oct. 24, 1931. He preceded her in death Feb. 12, 1978...
Area Deaths (11/09/01)
Ethel Crawford Ethel E. Crawford, 65, of Osceola, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2001 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born June 16, 1936, daughter of the late Leslie and Edith Rudd Hammett, she was a bank teller and of Baptist faith...
Area Deaths (11/11/01)
Charles Goss Charles "Herman" Goss, 70, of Cahokia, Ill. and formerly of Arbyrd and Dexter, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2001, at his home. Born Sept. 9, 1931, in Arbyrd, son of the late Charlie and Lessie Black Goss, he was the retired owner of a tree service in Cahokia and a member of the Apostolic Pentecostal Church....
Area Deaths (11/13/01)
Emma Bogue Emma Bogue, 76, of Kennett, died Monday, Nov. 12, 2001, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ben Jordan officiating...
Area Deaths (11/30/01)
Pearl Burk Pearl Burk, 89, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2001, at National Health Care in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett with the Rev. Doyle Burk officiating...