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Obituaries from September 2003

Billy Abernathy (09/30/03)
Billy Mac Abernathy, 77, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2003, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born March 2, 1926, in Campbell, son of the late John a. and Rado Poole Abernathy, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, serving in WWII. He was an inspector for the Department of Law Enforcement at Illinois weight station and a member of the Campbell Church of Christ...
Cynthia Harris (09/30/03)
Cynthia Harris, 21, of Rock Island, Ill., died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2003, at Trinity Medical Center in Rock Island. Born June 17, 1982, in Rock Island, she was the daughter of Larry and Anne Amerson Harris. Survivors also include one brother, Larry Harris, Jr., of Rock Island; three sisters, Percella, Tershera and Patricia Harris, all of Rock Island; paternal grandmother, Ola Mae Farmer, of Kennett and step-grandmother, Ethel Amerson, of Rock Island...
Mary Rice (09/30/03)
Mary Elizabeth Rice, 86, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Friday, June 20, 2003, at the Misouri Veteran's Home in Cape Girardeau. Born June 23, 1916, in Clarkton, Mo., daughter of the late Arthur Van and Dorothy Dona Dickey Rice, she was a Army W.A.C. veteran and served as auditing supervisor at Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. She was mayor of Clarkton for two terms, and taught high school at North Pemiscot Schools in Wardell, Mo...
Eddie Rickman (09/30/03)
Eddie G. Rickman, 61, of St. Charles, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2003. Born Sept. 7, 1942, in Senath, Mo., he was the son of the late Wayne and Lula Mabry Rickman. He married Sue Benda, who survives of the home. Survivors also include one daughter, Edie Oberhelman and husband, Pete, of St. ...
Erma Robertson (09/30/03)
Erma Dee Robertson, 79, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 29, 2003, at Beverly Health and Rehab in Dexter, Mo. Born March 5, 1924, in Iuka, Mo., daughter of the late Pete and Mary Frances Gray House, she was a member of the Kimball Baptist Church in Malden...
David Sledge (09/30/03)
David Sledge, 87, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. There will also be a Masonic Service at 6 p.m...
Harold Vincent (09/30/03)
Harold Trice Vincent, 87, of Rector, Ark., died Friday, Sept. 26, 2003, at the Green Park Nursing Home in St. Louis, Mo. Born March 28, 1917, in Rector, son of the late Samuel Bond and Sarah Vincent, he was a WWII veteran, a metalergist and of the Protestant faith...
Beth Bell (09/28/03)
Beth Pinnon Bell, 9-28-64 - 7-4-03 Loving daughter of Martha Pinnon Nichols and the late Jerry R. Pinnon. Loving sister to Holly Mabry, loving granddaughter to Thelma Wilson Major. Loving mother to Lori and Lee, Trey, Toby, and Jacob Tipton. Loving MeMe to Devin and Makayla Foley...
Mary Butler (09/26/03)
Mary Lucille Butler, 86, of Paragould, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Born March 28, 1917, in Rector, Ark., daughter of the late George and Ida Stllings, she was of the Baptist faith and a homemaker...
William Crafton (09/26/03)
William Ewing Clifton, 75, of Henry, Tenn., died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2003, at his residence. Born March 29, 1928, in Bruceton, Tenn., son of the late Robert Lee and Mary Ann Towsand Clifton, he was a retired truck driver. Survivors include two daughters, Melissa Clark, Grand Junction, Mich. ...
Ines Whitehead (09/26/03)
Ines Whitehead, 78, of Pevely, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2003, at the Jefferson Memorial Hospital in Crystal City, Mo. Born Nov. 26, 1924, in Naylor, Mo., daughter of the late Pearl and Ed Rhines, she was a homemaker. She married Ralph Whitehead, who preceded her in death on April 5, 1978. She was also preceded in death by one brother and three sisters...
Sharon McTyre (09/25/03)
Sharon Lynn McTyre, 47, of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 22, 2003, at the Gideon Care Center. Born June 29, 1956, in St. Louis, Mo., daughter of Marian Fletcher English, of Gideon and the late Howard English, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Gideon...
Joann Douglass (09/24/03)
Joann Lida Douglass, 68, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2003, at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden. Born Aug. 15, 1935, in Kennett, daughter of Lida Douglass, of Malden and the late Price Douglass, she was a legal secretary and a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden...
Launita McNeal (09/24/03)
Launita Marie McNeal, 69, of Huntington, Ind., died at the Norwood Nursing Center in Huntington. Born Sept. 3, 1934, in Stoddard County, Mo., she was the daughter of Mildred Mekan, of Bernie, Mo. and the late Lawrence Mekan. On Oct. 17, 1951, she married LeeRoy McNeal, who preceded her in death on March 3, 1995. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Margaret Parks...
Sharon McTyre (09/24/03)
Sharon Lynn McTyre, 47, of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 22, 2003, at the Gideon Care Center. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 24, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Gideon. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25, at the First Baptsit Church in Gideon with the Rev. Kelly Reed officiating...
Ralph Cannon (09/23/03)
Ralph E. Cannon, 82, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Jan. 7, 1921, in Dardanelle, Ark., son of the late William Thomas and Maude Dumond Cannon, he was a U.S. Army Air Corp veteran, a farmer and of the Church of Christ faith...
Jo Douglas (09/23/03)
Jo Ann Douglas, 69, of Malden, Mo., died today, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2003, at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Sarah Emery (09/23/03)
Sarah Emery, 76, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2003, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born Aug. 31, 1927, in Rector, Ark., she was the daughter of the late William Charles Pickens and Alley Sells. She married Albert Troy Emery, who preceded her in death on June 30, 1975. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Albert T. Emery, Jr. and Donald Ray Emery; four brothers, Joe, John, Ray and Bill Pickens and one sister, Blanche Travis...
Sharon McTyre (09/23/03)
Sharon McTyre, 47, of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 22, 2003, at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Gideon.
Jerry Smith (09/23/03)
Jerry Eugene Smith, 51, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 19, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born Sept. 24, 1951, in Rolla, Mo., son of the late Charley C. and Sadie Adams Smith, he was employed at Federal Mogul and was of the Baptist faith. He was a member of SAL American Legion of Malden, VFW of Malden and former president of Federal Mogul Union...
Timothy Wagner (09/23/03)
Timothy "Tink" John Wagner, 39, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 20, 2003, at Catron, Mo. Born Feb. 24, 1964, in Memphis, Tenn., son of Wendell Earl and Betty Jane Buttrey Wagner, of Catron, he was a member of the First Baptist Church in Parma, Mo...
Billy Wake (09/23/03)
Billy Wake, 38, of Kennett, died Friday, Sept. 19, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born March 15, 1965, in Bonne Terre, Mo., he was the son of Lawrence William and Sondra Byrd Wake, of Kennett. Survivors also include one son, Corbin Wake, of Kennett; one daughter, Karley Wake, of Kennett; two brothers, Chris Wake and wife, Cindy, of Kennett and Stephen Kohut, of Bonne Terre, Mo; two sisters, Terry McNew and husband, Tommy and Belinda Dollins and husband, Jeff, all of Kennett and grandmother, Pauline Wake, of Kennett.. ...
Edith Andrews (09/21/03)
Edit Grachel Andrews, 78, of Wappapello, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born March 31, 1925, in Clarkton, Mo., a daughter of the late Thomas and Mary Dee Riley Miller, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Puxico, Mo...
Calvin Dunavant (09/21/03)
Calvin Lee Dunavant, 78, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2003 at the River Oaks Care Center in Steele, Mo. Born on December 25, 1924, a son of the late Robert Lee and Jewell Wattle Dunavant, he was a member of the St. John's Episcopal Church in Caruthersville. ...
Jerry Smith (09/21/03)
Jerry E. Smith, 51, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 19, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Etah Todd (09/21/03)
Etah Todd Etah Todd, 83, of Braggadocio, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2003 at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born on Feb. 22, 1920 in Alabama, a daughter of the late Charlie and Bonnie Lee Andrews, she was a member of the Braggadocio Baptist Church, a homemaker, grandmother, great grandmother, great great grandmother and worked for the Brown Shoe Co. in Caruthersville for over 28 years in the fitting department...
Ella Williams (09/21/03)
Ella Williams Ella Marie Williams, 75, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2003 at her residence. Born on June 24, 1928 in Holland, Mo., a daughter of the late Dewey Cunningham and Hettie Hatton Cunningham, she was a member of the Assembly of God in Caruthersville...
Billy Wake (09/21/03)
Billy Wake, 38, of Kennett, died Friday, Sept. 19, 2003, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Edith Andrews (09/19/03)
Edith Andrews, 78, of Wappapello, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2003, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Dennis Bacon (09/19/03)
Dennis Varble Bacon 86, of Senath, Mo., died Sept. 17, 2003 at the Senath Nursing Home. Born February 14, 1917 in Puxico, Mo., son of the late Louie and Virtie Varble Bacon, he was a member of the First Baptist Chuch in Senath for 54 years and was a deacon for many years. ...
Debney Cooper (09/19/03)
Debney Cooper, 93, of Dexter, Mo., died Sept. 16, 2003 at the Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born December 4, 1909 in Aid, Mo., son of the late Marcus L. and Cora Culbertson Cooper, he was a farmer. On November 14, 1933, in Kennett, he married Floy L. Harris, who preceded him in death on Febraury 13, 2001. He was also preceded in death by two sons, Shelby Glen and Edwin Joe Cooper; one daughter, Shirley Lou Cooper; five brothers; two sisters and two grandchildren...
Sarah Emery (09/19/03)
Sarah Emery, 76, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2003, at National Health Care in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Northern McIntyre (09/19/03)
Northern Lee McIntyre, 27, of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003 at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born Nov. 2, 1975, he was the son of Genevia Luster, of Hayti and Joe Hamilton, of Caruthersville, Mo. Survivors also include several children, five brothers, three sisters; stepfather, Eddie Luster; grandparents, Core Hamilton and Annie McIntyre and two special friends, Juana and Teressa...
Billy Stanfield (09/19/03)
Billy Joe Stanfield, 66, of Dexter, Mo., formerly of Steele, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2003 at the St. Frances Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born June 14, 1937 in Steele, son of Lottys DePriest Stanfield, of Marion, Ark. and the late William Stanfield, he served as Chief of Police for Steele for19 years and was a member of the Police Chief Association. He was of the Baptist faith...
Eta Todd (09/19/03)
Etah Todd, 83, of Braggadocio, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 22, 1920, in Alabama, daughter of the late Charlie and Bonnie Lee Andrews, she was a homemaker, worked for Brown Shoe Co. and was a member of the Braggadocio Baptist Church...
Dennis Bacon (09/18/03)
Dennis Bacon, 86, of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2003, at the Senath Nursing Center. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at the First Baptist Church in Senath with the Revs. Doug Clinton and Derek Combs officiating...
Sydney Pikey (09/18/03)
Sydney Beth Pikey, 7, of Conran, Mo., died Sept. 15, 2003 at St. Louis Children's' Hospital. Born May 3, 1996, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., daughter of John and Stacy Pikey of Conran, she was a member of the United Methodist Church in Portageville, Mo., an honor roll student at New Madrid Elementary where was the recipient of the Citizenship of the Year Award and a fromer Daisy...
Walker Wilborn (09/18/03)
Walker Wilborn, 87, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Arbyrd, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2003, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Born Oct. 26, 1915, in Ripley, Tenn., son of the late George and Rosa Wilborn, he was a farmer and a member of the Center Hill Church of Christ...
Bessie Gill (09/17/03)
Bessie Jo Gill, 76, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003, at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Oct. 30, 1926, in Guy, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Marvin L. and Erma B. Glover Poole. She married Horace E. Gill, who preceded her in death on Feb. 25, 1999. She was also preceded in death by one step-daughter, Marilee Ovin; three brothers, Marvin R., Hoyet and Rayburn Poole and one sister, Betty Williams...
Bernice Grayson (09/17/03)
Bernice Burgess Grayson, 86, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003 at the Arlington Memorial Hospital in Arlington, Texas. Born Oct. 18, 1916, in Paragould, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Henry Cornelious and Ocia Stevens McDonald. She married Chalmer Burgess, Clarence Whitaker and Haywood Grayson, all of whom preceded her in death. ...
Northern McIntyre (09/17/03)
Northern McIntyre, 27, of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003 in Hayti. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home in Hayti.
Marjorie Miligan (09/17/03)
Marjorie Milligan, 76, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003 at St. Bernard's Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Born July 17, 1927 in Senath, she was the daughter of the late Hursle and Lillian Turpin Bohannon. She was married to Carl Milligan, who preceded her in death...
Peggy Arwine (09/16/03)
Peggy Bridges Arwine, 65, of Azle, Texas, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003 in Azle. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Azle and a retired employee of Lockheed-Martin. Survivors include one daughter, Sharon Harris and husband, Terry; one son, Scott Arwine and wife, Jackie; grandchildren, Kyle Harris, Robert Arwine, Amanda Arwine; step-grandchildren, Glenn and Mike Trainer; step-great-grandchild, Abbey Trainer; brothers, Benny Bridges, Jimmy Dunlap, Dale Bridges and sisters, Emilie Tackel, Pat Conn.. ...
Verdie Cossey (09/16/03)
Verdie Qualls Cossey, 87, of Piggott, Ark., died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Born Oct. 8, 1915 in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of the late Oscar and Roxie Jane Smith Ford, she was a homemaker and a member of the Pine Grove Apostalic Pentecost Church...
Bessie Gill (09/16/03)
Bessie Jo Gill, 76, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003, at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett with the Rev. Bud Evans officiating...
Berry Harder (09/16/03)
Berry Louise Harder, 90, of Mountain View, Ark., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2003, Stone County Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Mountain View. Born Oct. 22, 1912, in Middleton, in Hardeman County, Tenn., daughter of the late Ernest and Wilma Cleo Foster Rackley, she was a member of the Calvary Bptist Church in Hayti and a seamstress...
Hubert Holcomb (09/16/03)
Hubert W. Holcomb, 91, of Kennett, died Friday, Sept. 12, 2003, at the National Healthcare in Kennett. Born August 27, 1912, in Fayette Co., Ala., son of the late Columbus Lee and Janie Townsend Cantrell Holcomb, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII, a farmer and of the Baptist faith...
Marjorie Milligan (09/16/03)
Marjorie Milligan, 76, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003, at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Tuesday, Sept. 16, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Lee Shaw (09/16/03)
Lee Shaw, 43, of Poplar Bluff, Mo, formerly of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2003, at the St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born February, 4, 1960, in Parma, Mo., son of James and Mozell Shaw of Malden, he was a Sgt., with the Missouri Military Honors Program of the Missouri National Guard for the past seven years, and had served on 966 military funeral details since 1999. ...
Ethan Sullivan (09/16/03)
Ethan Bryant Sullivan, infant, of Clarkton, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 13, 2003, at the St. Louis Children Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born August, 27, 2003 in St. Louis he was the son of Troy Wayne and Tonya Faye Sullivan of Clarkton. Survivors include two sisters, Katie Lynn Sullivan, of New Madrid, Mo. ...
Maudie Williams (09/16/03)
Maudie Lee Williams, 75, of Big Sandy, Tenn., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 1, 2003, at Big Sandy. Born Oct. 25, 1927, in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of the late James M. and Callie Eugenia Humphrey Reed, she worked for Brunton's Upholstery and Brown Shoe Company...
Naomi Moore (09/14/03)
Naomi Moore, 82, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 12, 2003, at Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden. Born Sept. 7, 1921, at Clarkton, Mo., a daughter of the late Fred and Irene Poe McCoin, she was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Malden...
Daniel Flowers (09/14/03)
Daniel Joe Flowers, 44, of Blytheville, Ark., died Friday, September 5, 2003 in Memphis, Tenn. Born on August 8, 1959, in Hayti, Mo., a son of Vincient and Jessie Mitchum of Blytheville, Ark., he was a self-employed painter and of the Baptist faith...
Owen Harmon (09/14/03)
Owen Harmon, 69, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003, at his home in Kennett. Born April 16, 1934, in Rector, Ark., he was a son of the late Ezra "Doc" and Nettie Elizabeth Harmon. On May 5, 1995, he married Louise Book who survives. Other survivors include five children, Lynette Simpson and husband, Jim, of Henderson, Nev., Sheila Sugden and husband, Kris, of Columbia, Tenn., Penny Keating and husband, Steve, of Durrand, Mich., Aldon Owen Harmon, Jr., of Kennett and Hope Harmon and husband, Jake, of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two sisters, Geraldine Mulherin, and husband, Bill, of Flint, Mich., and Wilma Read of Mt. ...
Peyton Helms (09/14/03)
Payton Elizabeth Helms, 10, Bertrand, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 12, 2003, at her home. Born Tuesday, March 16, 1993, in Hayti, Mo., a daughter of Fred and Sarah Busby Constant, she was of the Pentecostal faith. Other survivors include a sister, Kayla Busby and brother, Breck Constant, both of the home; maternal grandparents, Thomas and Jean Busby of Cooter, Mo.; five uncles, Jackie, Jimmy, Eugene and Billy Rinks and Tommy Busby, two aunts, Deloris Pleasant and Sheila Owens...
Shirley Howe (09/14/03)
Joann Shirley Howe, 57, of Sanger, Calif., died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003. Survivors include three brothers, Artie Garnder, Darrell Garnder, and Benjamin Henson; four sisters, Louise Gardner, Esther Stalcup, Wanda Stiles, and Sandra Bristow; and one grandchild, Michael Bristow...
Jesse Smith (09/14/03)
Jessie Doyle Smith, 70, of Gideon, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 12, 2003, at his home. Born Jan. 26, 1933, in Formosa, Ark., he was a son of the late Johnny and Edith Faye Bradley Smith. On Nov. 8, 1952, in Piggott, Ark., he married Helen Louise White who preceded him in death May 17, 1996. He was also preceded in death by one son, Bobby Smith and one daughter, Jane Smith...
Bernice Grayson (09/12/03)
Bernice Burgess Grayson, 86, of Arlington, Texas, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003 at the Arlington Memorial Hospital. Born Oct. 18, 1916, in Paragould, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Henry Cornelious and Ocia Stevens McDonald. She married Chalmer Burgess, Clarence Whitaker and Haywood Grayson, all preceded her in death. ...
Dorothy Harden (09/12/03)
Dorothy Harden, 81, of Clarence, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 1, 2003, at the Samaritan Memorial Hospital in Macon, Mo. Born August 19, 1922, in Arbyrd, Mo., daughter of the late Edward L. and Bessie Maud Hogland Harrison, she was a member of the New Life Chapel Church in Macon...
Owen Harmon (09/12/03)
Owen Harmon, 69, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003 at his residence. Born April 16, 1934 in Rector, Ark., he was the son of the late Ezra "Doc" and Nettie Elizabeth Clark Harmon. On May 5, 1955 he married Louise Book, who survives of the home...
David Miller (09/12/03)
David W. Miller, 77, of Hayti, Mo., formerly of Qulin, Mo. died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born June 8, 1926, in Atkins, Ark., he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII and a farm hand. He was a member of the Qulin American Legion...
Naomi Moore (09/12/03)
Naomi Moore, 82, of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, Sept. 12, 2003, at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Cecil Patterson (09/12/03)
Cecil Lee Patterson, 62, of Malden, died Monday, Sept. 8, 2003, at his residence. Born Dec. 12, 1940, in Risco, Mo., son of the late Lawrence and Bertha Fisker Patterson, he was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Oneness Pentecostal Church in Tallapoosa, Mo...
Hal Robertson (09/12/03)
Hal F. Robertson, 80, died September 7, 2003 at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau, Mo. He was born October 31, 1922, in Piggott, Ark. He and Carmen Tallent were married in 1950. He is survived by his wife, Carmen; his daughter, Tory Robertson Susac; two brothers, John B. Robertson, of Kennett and N. Logan Robertson, of Dallas, Texas, and several nephews and nieces...
Florida Williamson (09/12/03)
Florida Bell Williamson, 87, of Parma, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003, at the Malden Nursing Center in Malden, Mo. Born June 8, 1916, in Clarendon, Ark., daughter of the late Will and Bell Richardson Madden, she was a member of the Jurisdicitional Church of God in Christ in Parma, serving as ditrict missionary and evangelist and was on the Mother's Board in the Church of God in Christ in Parma. ...
Agnes Eberhard (09/11/03)
Agnes I. Eberhard, 80, of St. Charles, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 5, 2003, at St. Charles. Born Aug. 22, 1923, in Campbell, Mo., daughter of the late Simon and Mary Ubelhor Eberhard, she was retired from the Archdiocese of St. Louis, Mo. and was a Ursaline Sister who taught for 35 years...
Chester James (09/11/03)
Chester James, 88, of Portageville, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003, at the Methodist Hospital in Germantown, Tenn. Born Aug. 29, 1915, in Pemiscot County, Mo., son of the late Jim and Birdie Pruitt James, he was a butcher and of the Pentecostal faith...
Dessie Wallace (09/11/03)
Dessie H. Wallace, 91, of Flint, Mich., formerly of Bernie, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 8, 2003, at Genesys Health Park in Grand Blanc, Mich. Born Nov. 7, 1911, in Bernie, daughter of the late J.F. and Jennie Riddle Vincent, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Bernie...
Bill Like (09/09/03)
Bill Like, 84, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 5, 2003, at the Hospice Care Center in San Antonio, Texas.
Kathryn Gholson (09/10/03)
Kathryn W. Gholson, 76, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at her residence. Born June 21, 1927, in Senath, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Elias Robert and Mary Ann Noonon. On May 10, 1947, in Jackson, Mich., she married Price H. Gholson, who preceded her in death on May 27, 1981. She was also preceded in death by three sisters...
Joseph Hayden, Jr. (09/10/03)
Joseph A. Hayden, Jr., 65, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-East in Memphis, Tenn. Born Oct. 7, 1937 in Memphis, son of the late Joseph A. "Peck" and Letha Coleman Hayden, he was a pharmacist and co-owner of Hayden's Pharmacy in Caruthersville. ...
Brady Holland (09/10/03)
Brady Holland, 86, of Caruthersville, Mo., formerly of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 8, 2003, at his residence. Born Nov. 8, 1916, in Senath, Mo., son of the late J.E. and Eula Hall Holland, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII and a member of the First Baptist Church in Caruthersville...
Michael Aaron Miller (09/10/03)
Michael Aaron Miller, 35, of Watauga, Texas, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2003, at the VA Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. Born Oct. 7, 1967, in Hayti, Mo., son of Henry Miller and Deen Aaron Adair, he was a U.S. Army veteran. On June 11, 1988, in Evansville, Ill., he married Grace Koopman, who survives of the home...
Cecil Lee Patterson (09/10/03)
Cecil Lee Patterson, 62, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 8, 2003, at his residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bruce White officiating...
John Smith (09/10/03)
John H. Smith, 70, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at the VA Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born Feb. 17, 1933, in Owensboro, Ky., son of the late Henry Elvis and Lula Belle Brown Smith, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean Conflict...
William Bailey (09/09/03)
William Arthur Bailey, 67, of Holland, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003 in Marion, Ill. Born April 5, 1936 in Tupelo, Miss., son of the late Gordon and Mary Pardue Bailey, he was a plumber and electrician. He was of the Baptist faith. On June 12, 1959, in Caruthersville, Mo., he married Sue Culp, who survives of the home...
Wayne Early (09/09/03)
Wayne King Early, 55, of Bernie, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2003 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born June 4, 1948 in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of the late Alvie Lester and Ruby Rebecca Gill Early, he was a U.S. Army veteran, owner of Early Lawn Service and a former coach. He was a teacher at New Madrid R1 Schools and a member of the Stanfield General Baptist Church in Gideon, Mo...
Kathryn Gholson (09/09/03)
Kathryn W. Gholson, 76, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at her residence. Born June 21, 1927, in Senath, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Elias Robert and Mary Ann Noonon. On May 10, 1947, in Jackson, Mich., she married Price H. Gholson, who preceded her in death on May 27, 1981. She was also preceded in death by three sisters...
Delores Gramling (09/09/03)
Delores Vearn Gramling, 71, of Kennett, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Nov. 23, 1931, in San Francisco, Calif., daughter of the late Barney E. and Dora Jane Lincoln Ray, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kennett...
Bernice Grayson (09/09/03)
Bernice Meleese Grayson, 86, of Arlington, Texas, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at the Arlington Memorial Hospital. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, at the Arbyrd Pentecostal Church with the Rev. Vernon Purser officiating...
Carl Hatton (09/09/03)
Carl Hatton, 74, of Clarkton, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2003 at Three Rivers Healthcare North Campus in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Feb. 2, 1929 in Campbell, Mo., son of the late Arnold and Maude Sanders Hatton, he was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in the Korean War, an inspector for Ludlow-Saylor Wire Co. in St. Louis, Mo. and a member of the Masonic Lodge...
Brady Holland (09/09/03)
Brady Holland, 86, of Caruthersville, Mo., formerly of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 8, 2003, at his residence. Funeral arrrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Hazel T. James (09/09/03)
Hazel T. James, 85, of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 1, 2003, at Hayti. Born July 26, 1918, in Tigrett, Tenn. daughter of the late Turner C. and Lillie M. Williams Hayes, she was a homemaker, owner and operator of Levi's Drive-In and a clerk at C&G Fashions. She was of the Pentecostal faith...
John Smith (09/09/03)
John H. Smith, 70, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 7, 2003, at the V.A. Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Michael Crain (09/07/03)
Michael Lee Crain, 62, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, at Naples Community Hospital in Naples, Fla. Born July 25, 1941, in Parma, a son of the late Coy Lee and Frieda Lee Tisdale Crain, he was Marine and Naval Reserve veteran. He moved to Carrier Mills before moving to Florida. He was a Methodist...
Derinda Pendergrass (09/07/03)
Derinda Ann Pendergrass, 23, of Blytheville, Ark., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 1, at Blytheville. Born May 30, 1980, at Hayti, Mo., a daughter of Keith Pendergrass and Dixie Fletcher Forsythe, she was a graduate of Caruthersville High School in 1999 and worked at Ipsco Tubular Steel...
Callie Spence (09/07/03)
Callie Spence, 69, of Kennett, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2003, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born Feb. 28, 1934, at Lilbourn, Mo., she was a daughter of the late Troy and Gertie Davis Cordell. Survivors include two sons, Gary Spence and Andy Cordell of Kennett; one daughter, JoAnn Griggs of Wyatt, Mo., two sisters, Marie Hankins and Helen Prancepata both of Chicago, Ill., four grandchildren, Logan Spence of Kennett, Aleah Orr of Rector, Ark., Jason Cordell of Sikeston and Josh Cordell of Corning, Ark. ...
Evelyhn Taylor (09/07/03)
Evelyhn Taylor, 97, of Gosnell, Ark., died Monday September 1, 2003 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Blytheville, Ark. Born on September 22, 1905 in Hazelhurst, Miss., she was a homemaker and a member of the Gobler United Baptist Church in Gobler, Mo...
Verna Bishop (09/05/03)
Verna McKay Bishop, 91, of Sardis, Miss., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, Aug. 30, 2003 at the Sardis Community Nursing Home. Born Sept. 12, 1911, in Oak Ridge, Mo., daughter of the late Isaac and Clare Agnes Ash McKay, she was a teacher, homemaker and a member of Highland Heights Baptist Church in Memphis Tenn. She was a volunteer at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital...
Clinton Harris III (09/05/03)
Clinton Harris III, 62, of Risco, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003 at his residence. Born Jan. 17, 1941 in Water Valley, Miss., he was the son of Freddie Mae Owens Harris, of Sunflower, Miss. and the late Clinton Harris, Jr. On Dec. 12, 1959 in Indianola, Miss., he married Leatrice Davis Harris, who preceded him in death on June 4, 2003...
Evelyn Sims (09/05/03)
Evelyn Sims, 78, of Blytheville, Ark., died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2003 at her residence. Born Jan. 15, 1925 in Miner, Mo., daughter of the late William Comings, she was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Christ. In 1963, in Caruthersville, Mo., she married William W. Sims, who survives of the home...
Callie Spence (09/05/03)
Callie Spence, 69, of Kennett, died Sunday, Aug. 31, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8, at the Ely Baptist Church in Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements...