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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Obituaries from August 2002

Area Deaths (08/01/02)
Louis Blume Louis Gregory Blume, 59, of Dittmer, Mo., formerly of Glennonville, Mo., died Tuesday, July 30, 2002, at his residence. Born May 25, 1943, in Glennonville, son of Xavier Anthony and Mary Theresia Bader Blume, he was a welder and of the Catholic faith...
Area Deaths (08/18/02)
Jim Bruce Jim Bruce, 88, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2002, at John J. Pershing Veterans Administration Hospital in Poplar Bluff. Born Sept. 23, 1913, at Marmaduke, Ark., he was a son of the late John and Sarah Jane Morgan Bruce. In 1941 at Caruthersville, Mo. he married Anna Martin who preceded him in death in 1969. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Barney, Joe and Leo Bruce and two sisters, Aquilla Brewer and Betty Lorene Hughes...
Area Deaths (08/20/02)
Clois Butler Clois Van Butler, 87, of Rector, Ark., died Friday, Aug. 16, 2002, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Born March 25, 1915, in the Ebnezer Community, son of the late Grover Cleveland and Clara Bell Butler, he was a farmer, former director of Clay County Electric, member of the Soil and Water Conservation and a former director of the State Board of Directors of the R.E.A...
Area Deaths (08/21/02)
Loy Dell Downing Loy Dell Downing, 78, of Bragg City, Mo., died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2002, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born May 21, 1924, in Antoine, Ark., daughter of the late Loyd Elmer and Georgia E. Dyer Golden, she was a postmaster in Bragg City and a member of the First Baptist Church in Bragg City...
Area Deaths (08/22/02)
Carroll Coleman Carroll Coleman, 60, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2002, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden. Melvin McCormick Melvin Charles McCormick, 71, of Irving, Texas, formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Aug. 19, 2002, at Irving...
Area Deaths (08/23/02)
Jesse Bullock Jesse Bullock, 90, of Wardell, Mo., today, Friday, Aug. 23, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home of Wardell. Carroll Coleman Carroll Coleman, 60, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2002, at his residence...
Area Deaths (08/25/02)
Carroll Coleman Carroll Edward Coleman, 60, of St. Louis, and formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, August 21, 2002, at his residence. Born June 17, 1942, at Holcomb, a son of the late Joy and Cletha Smith Coleman, he was of the Baptist faith. Survivors included a sister, Joyce Howard, and her husband, Earl, of Doniphan, Mo...
Area Deaths (08/27/02)
Jessie Bullock Jessie Bullock, 90, of Wardell, Mo., died Friday, Aug. 23, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born March 26, 1912, in Hackleburg, Ala., daughter of the late Samuel Ezell and Victoria Hassie Kelly Lipsey, she was a member of the Nazarene Church in Wardell...
Area Deaths (08/28/02)
Wylmo Bradshaw Wylmo Ruby Tinnin Bradshaw, 83, of Hornersville, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will begin at 7 p.m. today, Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett...
Area Deaths (08/29/02)
Wylmo Bradshaw Wylmo Ruby Tinnin Bradshaw, 83, of Hornersville, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born June 12, 1919, in Missouri, daughter of the late Lewis Clark and Martha L. Brooks Hinesly, she was a nurse, a member of the First United MethodistChurch in Hornersville and Order of the Eastern Star, Hornersville Chapter No. 523...
Area Deaths (08/16/02)
Jim Bruce Jim Bruce, 88, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Aug. 15, 2002, at the Veterans Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Friday, Aug. 16, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bud Evans officiating...
Area Deaths (08/15/02)
George Beatty George Washington Beatty, 60, of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 22, 1942, in Springville, Ala., son of the late Orville Henry and Eva Pauline Moody Beatty, he was a Vietnam veteran...
Area Deaths (08/02/02)
Jerry Hicks Jerry Wayne Hicks, 30, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, July 29, 2002, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Blytheville, Ark. Born Feb. 12, 1972, in Rolla, Mo., son of John C. and Sharon Arnold Hicks, of Kennett, he was a veteran of the U.S. Marine corps, a member of the Ely Baptist Church in Kennett and employed at Nucor Hickman Steel in Armorel, Ark...
Area Deaths (08/04/02)
Donna Lumley Donna Faye Lumley, 37, of Jacksonville Beach, Fla., died Monday, July 29, 2002, at Baptist Medical Center in Jacksonville Beach. Born Sept. 18, 1964, in St. Louis, a daughter of Don Lee Lumley of St. Louis and Alice DeProw Lumley Darmofal and her husband, Steven, of Tallapoosa, Mo. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Tallapoosa...
Area Deaths (08/06/02)
Chesteen Chappell Chasteen Mae Chappell, 72, of Gideon, Mo., died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002, at Gideon Care Center. Born Feb. 10, 1930, in Portageville, Mo., daughter of the late William Chester and Elga Lizziebell Pattillo, she was a member of the Nazerene Church in Wardell, Mo...
Area Deaths (08/07/02)
Rena Doughten Rena Doughten, 84, of Holcomb, Mo., died Monday, Aug. 5, 2002, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Festus, Mo. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, Aug. 7, at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel...
Area Deaths (08/08/02)
Glen Dalton Glen Ray Dalton, 63, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born March 12, 1939, in Senath, son of the late Hiram and Lorene Whitlock Dalton, he was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Lulu Baptist Church in Senath...
Area Deaths (08/09/02)
James Campbell, Sr. James M. Campbell, Sr., 61, of Ocean Springs, Miss., died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2002, in Winona, Miss. Son of Jettivee Crawford Campbell, of Kennett and the late Malvin Campbell, he was U.S. Navy veteran and worked for Ingalls Shipbuilding as Chief Electrical Engineer. He was of the Baptist faith...
Area Deaths (08/11/02)
Cora Aldridge Cora Aldridge, 69, of Doniphan, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2002 in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral services are incomplete. McDaniel Funeral Service in Kennett is in charge of arrangements. Chester Branum...
Area Deaths (08/13/02)
Cora Aldridge Cora Cordia Ray Aldridge, 69, of Doniphan, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, Aug. 10, 2002 at Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Oct. 4, 1932, in Holcomb, Mo., she was the daughter of the late William Richard and Effie Wright Ray. On April 24, 1953, she married Leonard Aldridge, who preceded her in death on Feb. 14, 1987. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Lavada Smith and Velma Nelson Eddington...
Area Deaths (08/14/02)
Udie McLeskey Udie Thresher McLeskey, 91, of Campbell, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2002, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Born Nov. 25, 1910, in Shirley, Ark., daughter of the late Jesse E. and Bessie Clark Gadberry, she owned and operated Thresher's Grocery in Risco and was a member of the Church of Christ in Malden...
Area Deaths (08/30/02)
Sadie Chappell Sadie A. Chappell, 86, of Washington, Mo., formerly of Wardell, Mo., died Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2002, at her residence. Born July 15, 1916, in Big Lake, Ark., daughter of the late Fred and Lena Ezell Wyatt, she was a homemaker. On May 28, 1935, in Bokerton, Mo., she married Turner Redman, who preceded her in death on Sept. ...