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Obituaries from November 2003

Edward Arnold, Sr. (11/30/03)
Edward E. Arnold, Sr., 90, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born Nov. 3, 1913, at Beech Corner, Mo., a son of the late Bert and Belle Baker Arnold he was a farmer and merchant having owned Arnold's Grocery in Clarkton and was a alderman at Clarkton. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Campbell and served as deacon and Sunday School Superintendent at First Baptist Church in Clarkton...
Troy Childers (11/30/03)
Troy Childers, 57, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born March 30, 1946, in Ashland, Miss., he was a son of Rosie Tucker Childers of Paragould, Ark., and the late Marlin Childers. Surviving are his wife, Glenda Childers of Sikeston, Mo.; two daughters, Michelle Cantrell and husband, Bobby, of Portageville, Mo. ...
Patricia Fletcher (11/30/03)
Patricia Colleen Fletcher, 57, of Cardwell, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 28, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation is 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Sunday, Nov. 30, at McDaniel Funeral Service Chapel in Senath, Mo. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1, at McDaniel Chapel with the Rev. Kevin Knox officiating...
Vennie Williams (11/30/03)
Vennie Williams, 70, of Kennett, died Friday, Nov. 28, 2003, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Feb. 2, 1933, in Greene County, Ark., she was a daughter of the late Munford and Sally Grisco Ward. She married Gerold Williams who preceded her in death...
Arthur McAlister (11/28/03)
Arthur McAlister, 79, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, at Southeast Hosptial in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Edward Arnold, Sr. (11/28/03)
Edward Arnold, Sr., 90, of Campbell, Mo., died, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel...
Clara Burton (11/28/03)
Clara Burton, 74, of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2003, at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the First Baptist Church in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, at the First Baptist Church with the Rev. Derek Combs officiating...
Ruth Carnell (11/28/03)
Ruth Ann Carnell, 73, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2003, at her residence. Born April 6, 1930, Hemp Hill Bottom Mo., daughter of the late Jacob Arthur and Millie Moore Lance, she was employed at Logli Supermarket in Rockford, Ill., where she retired. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Kennett...
Troy Childers (11/28/03)
Troy Childers, 57, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Mary Dobbins (11/28/03)
Funeral services for Mary Dobbins, 95, of Hayti, Mo., will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, at the John W. German Funeral Home in Hayti. Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Hayti. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the John W. German Funeral Home...
Richard Lewis (11/28/03)
Richard Murel Lewis, 74, of Gideon, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2003, at the Gideon Care Center. Born June 20, 1929, in Campbell, Mo., son of the late Elmer Angelo and Gertrude Baker Lewis, he was a farmer and a member of the Clarkton General Baptist Church...
David Long (11/28/03)
David Long, 56, of Kennett, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2003, at Three Rivers North Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born May 27, 1947, in Holcomb, Mo., he was the son of Dorothy Palmer Long and the late Virgil Long. Survivors also include one brother, Barry Long, of Senath and three sisters, Kathy Reagan, of Paragould, Ark., Sherry Ary, of Porter, Texas and Shelia Mitchell, of Kennett...
Mag Overman (11/28/03)
Mag Overman, 74, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, at Mark Twain Caring Center in Poplar Bluff. Visitation willl be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. James Capps officiating...
Frances Potts (11/28/03)
Frances Eloise Potts, 76, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2003, at her residence. Born May 19, 1927, in Hulbert, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Thomas LaFonzo and Nannie Lula Jones Brigance. She married Floyd Leroy Potts, Sr., who preceded her in death on Sept. 17, 2002. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Carl Brigance...
Rosie Thomas (11/28/03)
Funeral services for Rosie Thomas, 89, of Hayti, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, at the North Sixth Street Church of Christ in Hayti with the Rev. Nathaniel Ellis officiating. Burial will follow at the Evergreen Cemetery in Hayti. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Friday, Nov. 28, at the John W. Geman Funeral Home in Hayti...
Vennie Williams (11/28/03)
Vennie Williams, 70, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2003, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Ralph Shelton (11/26/03)
Ralph S. Shelton, 86, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 24, 2003, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born Jan. 2, 1917, in Malden, son of the late John and Ola Roots Shelton, he was a farmer and attended the First General Baptist Church in Malden...
Sylvester Smith (11/26/03)
Sylvester H. Smith, 76, of Georgetown, Texas, formerly of Glennonville, Mo. and Fairview Heights, Ill., died Saturday, Nov. 22, 2003, at Georgetown. Born June 7, 1927, in Glennonville, son of the late Elmer George and Anna Mary Fuemmelar Smith, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, a member of the V.F.W. Post No. 8587 in Georgetown and a member of the Knights of Columbus No. 6453 He was a member of the St. Helen Catholic Church...
Thelma Baldwin (11/23/03)
Thelma I. Baldwin, 86, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born March 28, 1917, in Heber Springs, Ark., she was a daughter of the late Frank and Louise Bingham Smallwood. She is survived by one son, William Wilkerson of KEnnett; two granddaughters, Lisa Campbell and Elizabeth Wilkerson of Kennett and two great-grandchildren, Ryan and Brienne Looney of Kennett...
Charles Brodie (11/23/03)
Charles L. Brodie, 51, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2003, at his home. Born Sept. 26, 1952, in Steele, Mo., he was a son of the late James and Vanilla Hawthorn Brodie. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Deloise and Ben Brodie. He is survived by his wife, Josephine Brodie; two daughters, Ernestine and Knoswala Brodie; seven stepchildren, Sylvester Artis, Jr., JoAnne Jackson, Odess Artis, Lewis Howard, Robert Simmons, Odell Simmons and Gerald Artis; two brothers, Andrew Brodie and wife, Earline, of Lansing, Mich. ...
Norma DeMay (11/23/03)
Norma May DeMay, 85, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 21, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 15, 1918, at Cushman, Ark., a daughter of the late Christopher Columbus and Lena Elizabeth Jordan Woodliff, she was a homemaker and member of Calvary Baptist Church in Campbell...
Shirley Hurst (11/23/03)
Shirley Jean Hurst, 64, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born July 15, 1939, in Senath, she was a daughter of Christine Baynes Pickens of Senath and the late Walter "Bill" Pickens. Other survivors include two sons, Larry Wayne Hurst and wife, Carmen, of Senath and Glenn David Hurst and wife, Somer, of Kennett; one daughter, Joanna Sue Hurst of St. ...
Thelma Baldwin (11/21/03)
Thelma I. Baldwin, 86, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.
Shirley Hurst (11/21/03)
Shirley Jean Hurst, 64, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at St. Lukes Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Wayland Tom officiating...
James Riddle (11/21/03)
James Riddle, 74, of Holcomb, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at his residence. Born Feb. 1, 1929, in Holcomb, son of the late Elmer and Iza Smith Riddle, he was a farm laborer, served on the Holcomb Township board and was a member of the Asembly of God Church in Holcomb...
Charles Brodie (11/20/03)
Charles Brodie, 51, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2003, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Norma Hayden (11/20/03)
Norma Jean Hayden, 59, of Whiteville, Tenn., died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2003, at the Bolivar General Hospital in Bolivar, Tenn. Born March 27, 1944, in Devener, Mo., daughter of the late William and Iva May McKinney Hayden, she was a truck driver and of the Baptist faith...
Roy Hildebrand, Sr. (11/20/03)
Roy Harold Hildebrand, Sr., 82, of Fayetteville, Ark., died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2003, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Fayetteville. Born Oct. 6, 1921, in Clarkton, Mo., son of the late Roy R. and Icy V. Haislip Hildebrand, he was a U.S. Marine veteran, having served in WWII, a member of the Masonic Lodge and a member of the United Methodist Church. ...
Larry Pace (11/20/03)
Larry "Joe" Gene Pace, 57, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 6, 1946, in Campbell, son of Leonard Lavern Pace and the late Alice Christine Baggett Pace, he was a farm laborer...
Orville Riddle (11/20/03)
Orville "James" Riddle, 74, of Holcomb, Mo., died today, Thursday, Nov. 20, 2003, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell, Mo.
Opal Zolman (11/20/03)
Opal Irene Zolman, 82, of Arbyrd, Mo. died, Monday, Nov. 17, 2003 at her residence. Born on March 8, 1921 in Arbyrd, a daughter of the late Sam and Martha Whitlock Malone. On Sept. 28, 1937, she married Loyed "Doc" Zolman, who preceded her in death in 1992...
Jerry Brantley (11/19/03)
Jerry Lynn Brantley, 70, of Pocahontas, Ark., died Nov. 13, 2003, at Regional Medical Center of NEA. Born Jan. 15, 1933, in Caruthersville, son of the late Will and Emma Young Brantley, he attended Caruthersville schools, a member of Trinity Baptist Church of Dyersburg, Tenn. and was in construction prior to his retirement...
Bessie Brown (11/19/03)
Bessie A. Brown, 96, of Kennett, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003 at the Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett. Born March 27, 1907 in Greenville, Mo., daughter of the late Johnny Franklin and Mary Fox Wills, she was a member of the First General Baptist Church of Kennett...
John Carnahan (11/19/03)
John Joshua Carnahan, 75, of Okeechobee, Fla., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at his residence. Born Nov. 15, 1928, in Butler County, Mo., son of the late Joshua Adolph and Gertrude Ann Barbour Carnahan, he was a retired Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. employee. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving from 1951 to 1953, an was a member of the Malden Saddle Club and Malden Jaycees. He attended the First Baptist Church in Malden...
Velma Fox (11/19/03)
Velma Lucille Fox, 93, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 14, 2003, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti, Mo. Born Sept. 11, 1910, at Pascola, Mo., daughter of the late Charley H. and Elzie Mae Hopper Adams, she attended Hayti schools and was a member of First Christian Church...
Larry Pace (11/19/03)
Larry Pace, 57, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2003 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.
Murry Mills (11/19/03)
Murry J. Mills, 78, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2003 at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis, Tenn. Born April 27, 1925 in Decaturville, Tenn., son of the late James Tavren and Allie Mae Ivey Mills, he was engaged in the trucking business for over 40 years and a member of the Victory Baptist Church in Caruthersville. He was U.S. Army veteran...
Walter Wallen (11/19/03)
Walter F. "Slick" Wallen, 74, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2003 at the Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born on July 7, 1929 in Braggadocio, Mo., son of the late John F. and Nettie Mae Morgan Wallen, he was in the trucking business with Rosenberg Produce Company in Flint, Mich., and was a 32nd Degree Mason and a Shriner...
Billy Wiliams (11/19/03)
Billy Wayne Williams, 76, of Steele, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 7, 2003 at his residence. Born on August 3, 1927 in Fulton, Miss., son of the late E.J. and Myrtle Prestage Williams, he was a member of the Nunnery Chapel General Baptist Church in Denton, Mo., where he was a deacon and a songleader, he was also a grocery store owner...
Cecille Wyatt (11/19/03)
Cecille F. Wyatt, 76, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 14, 2003 at her residence. Born on August 5, 1927 in St. Louis, Mo., daughter of the late Russell D. and Illma C. Little Yates, she was employed as a sales clerk in the jewelry department at Wal-Mart prior to her retirement and was a member of the Eastern Star and the first Christian Church...
Opal Zolman (11/19/03)
Opal Irene Zolman, 82, of Arbyrd, Mo. died, Monday, Nov. 17, 2003 at her residence. Born on March 8, 1921 in Arbyrd, a daughter of the late Sam and Martha Whitlock Malone. On March 18, 1921 she married Loyed "Doc" Zolman, who preceded her in death in 1992...
Harvey Bediant (11/18/03)
Harvey E. Bediant, 85, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born Sept. 14, 1918, in Los Angeles, Calif., son of the late Earl and Selma Bediant, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII and a farmer...
Mozelle Bradley (11/18/03)
Mozelle Bradley, 92, of Cardwell, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born in Cardwell, daughter of the late Andrew Jackson and Linnie May Jarrett Bradley, she was a member of the Antioch Church of Christ in Cardwell...
Bessie Brown (11/18/03)
Bessie A. Brown, 96, of Kennett, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Gary Gelsinger and Jack Allen officiating...
Lois Campbell (11/18/03)
William "Eddie" Fuller, 65, of Kennett, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at his residence. Born Aug. 10, 1938, in Phoenix, Ariz., son of the late Samuel Edgar and Hattie Emily Sexton Fuller, he owned and operated Christy's Furniture in Kennett. He married Barbara Jean Whitehorn, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one brother in infancy...
William Fuller (11/18/03)
William "Eddie" Fuller, 65, of Kennett, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at his residence. Born Aug. 10, 1938, in Phoenix, Ariz., son of the late Samuel Edgar and Hattie Emily Sexton Fuller, he owned and operated Christy's Furniture in Kennett. He married Barbara Jean Whitehorn, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one brother in infancy...
Donald Gibson, Sr. (11/18/03)
Donald Lee Gibson, Sr., 71, of Paragould, Ark., died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2003, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born July 14, 1932, in Arbyrd, Mo., son of the late Dave P. and Alice Pruett Gibson, he was retired from General Motors-Buick Division in Flint, Mich. and was of the Baptist faith...
Dennis Goodwin (11/18/03)
Dennis Goodwin, 58, of Kennett, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2003, at the Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born March 19, 1945, in Catron, Mo., he was the son of the late Herman and Irene Terry Goodwin. On Feb. 15, 1983, in Kennett, he married Beth Oldham, who survives of the home...
Marion Hobbs (11/18/03)
Marion Susie Hobbs, 52, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 11, 1951, in Rector, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Leo and Wanda Clayton Cranford. On May 24, 1968, in Piggott, Ark., she married Jessie Barry Hobbs, who preceded her in death on June 8, 2001. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Glenda Cunningham and Gwendolyn Twitty...
Alma Johnson (11/18/03)
Alma Jean Johnson, 81, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003, at Memphis, Tenn. Born Jan. 18, 1922, in Steele, daughter of the late Ollie F. and Almeda Larue Frakes, she was a homemaker and a member of the Steele Church of Christ. She married Olan Johnson, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Melba Frakes Lane...
Joe Kirkwood (11/18/03)
Joe L. Kirkwood, 82, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 17, 2003, at his residence. Born June 8, 1921, in Campbell, son of the late Lew and Leeron Octa Walker Kirkwood, he was a U.S. Army veteran, assistant postmaster in Campbell and he worked for Rice Hardware. He was a member of the Campbell Church of Christ...
Loretta Ligons (11/18/03)
Loretta Ligons, 69, of Malden, died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at her residence. Born Jan. 8, 1934, in Leachville, Ark., daughter of the late Elvis and Iva Lindsey Earnheart, she attended the Qulin Assembly of God Church. On Sept. 21, 2001, in Piggott, Ark., she married Eldon Lavern Ligons, who survives of the home...
Lester Nichols (11/18/03)
Lester Dee Nichols, 25, of Steele, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2003, at his residence. Born Aug. 25, 1978, in Paducah, Ky., son of Walter and Reda Kay Burton Nichols, of Steele, he was a construction worker and attended the Tyler Baptist Church. Survivors include one daughter, Nauviaire Nichols, of Steele; two brothers, Robert Nichols, of Florida and Scott Kennedy, of Cooter, Mo. and other relatives...
Patsy Sraub (11/18/03)
Patsy Ann Straub, 68, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003, at her residence. Born Dec. 15, 1934, in Malden, daughter of the late Phillip Carl and Flossie Laverne Mungle White Straub, she was owner of C&P Country Store, heldped manage Straub Trucking and was a member of the Spoonerville Baptist Church in Malden...
Opal Zolman (11/18/03)
Opal Irene Zolman, 82, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 17, 2003, at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd.. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, at the Lulu Cemetery in Senath, Mo. with the Rev. Bryan Malone officiating...
Donald Gibson, Sr. (11/16/03)
Donald Gibson, Sr. Donald Lee Gibson, Sr., 71, of Paragould, Ark., died Thursday, Nov. 13, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born July 14, 1932, at Arbyrd, Mo., a sone of the late Dave P. and Alice Pruett Gibson, he was retired from General Motors Buick Division and a member of the Baptist Church...
Beatrice Sue Jackson (11/16/03)
Beatrice Sue Jackson, 61 years young, left this world November 14, 2003, to be with her Lord. She was surrounded by the love of her family and friends. Her pretty smile, magical giggle and giving heart will live on in all of us and never be forgotten...
Susie Hobbs (11/14/03)
Susie Hobbs, 52, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Friday, Nov. 14, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Kim Smith and Tina Owens officiating...
Tura Sutton (11/14/03)
Tura Sutton, 82, of Senath, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2003, at the Senath Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Virgle Weaks (11/14/03)
Rev. Virgle M. Weaks, 70, of Farmington, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2003, at Southbrook Skilled Nursing Center in Farmington. Born Feb. 23, 1933, in Darnell, La., son of the late William Finas and Lula Annis Strong Weaks, he was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in the Korean Conflict and a member of the Gumbo Assembly of God Church. ...
Virginia Brumbaugh (11/13/03)
Virginia Brumbaugh, 76, of Kennett, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2003, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born Oct. 11, 1927, in Rector, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Ethel Mitchell Johnson. Survivors include one son, Harold Brumbaugh, of Farmington, Mo.; four daughters, Sharon Randl, of Festus, Mo., Eugenia "Gigi" Hopper and Sandra Kay Conder, both of Kennett and Patricia Pendergrass, of Sugarland, Texas; 19 grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren...
Enos Gibbs (11/13/03)
Enos Gibbs, 85, of Marmaduke, Ark., died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2003, at the Paragould Nursing Center in Paragould, Ark. Born June 17, 1918, in Greene County, Ark., son of the late Charles Henry and Millie Williams Gibbs, he was a farmer and a member of the Ramer's Methodist Chapel...
Teddi Ozbun (11/12/03)
Teddi L. Ozbun, 60, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 10, 2003, at her residence. Born Feb. 1, 1943, in Kennett, she was a daughter of the late Ted and Maude Baker Moore. On April 16, 1971, in Senath, she married Cleo Ozbun, who survives. Survivors also include one son, Kenton Lloyd Ozbun and wife, Angela, of Malden.; two brothers, U.A. ...
Eleanor Ferguson (11/12/03)
Eleanor Ferguson, 74, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 10, 2003, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born Oct. 19, 1929, in Malden, daughter of the late Russell and Edith Nelson Ferguson, she was a private secretary for an investment firm, and a member of the United Methodist Church in Malden...
Fr. William Thro (11/12/03)
Father William P. Thro, SJ, 83, a former resident of Dunklin County, died Oct. 27, 2003. Born at St. Charles, Mo. he entered the Jesuit order in 1939 at St. Stanislaus Seminary in Florissant, Mo. He made his first vows in 1941 and was ordained a priest in 1952. He received a bachelor's degree in Latin from St. Louis University...
Sadonna Youngblood (11/12/03)
Sadonna Ann Youngblood, 42, of Marston, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at Hayti, Mo. Born Jan. 16, 1961, in Hayti, daughter of the late Neilus Ray and Donna Sue Pattillo Melton, she was a homemaker and member of the Refuge Worship Center. She married Dale Youngblood, who survives...
Mary Jo Bishop (11/11/03)
Mary Lou Bishop, 57, of Munford, Tenn., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003. Born on Dec. 2, 1945 in Bogota, Tenn., a daughter of the late Eddie Sigmund and Allie Juanita Denton Pierce, she was a former school teacher and member of the First Baptist Church of Hayti...
Virginia Brambaugh (11/11/03)
Virginia Brumbaugh, 76, of Kennett died Monday, Nov. 10, 2003 at the National Health Care in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Larry Christain (11/11/03)
Larry Herman Christain, 49, of Kennett, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003 at his residence. Born on July 2, 1954 in Kennett, a son of the late Herman Raliegh and Ruby Inez Pierce Christain, he worked as a cable technician and was a member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church in Kennett...
Joe Coppage (11/11/03)
Joe Bob Coppage, 88, of Braggadocio, Mo., died on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2003 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Osceola, Ark. Born on July 3, 1915 in Braggadocio, a son of the late Earl M. and Dorothy Collins Coppage, he was in farming and other agricultural related business interests and a member of the Braggadocio Baptist Church...
Vine Lee Devine (11/11/03)
Vine Lee Barr Devine, 80, of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003 at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born on Nov. 22, 1922 in Kennett, Mo., a daughter of the late Robert Lee Williams and Kate Garrett Neva, she was a housewife...
Dessie Ethridge (11/11/03)
Dessie Lee Ethridge, 67, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003 at her residence. Born on April 12, 1936 in Hornersville, a daughter of the late Howard and Francis Mogers Pate, she was a nurses aid and a member of the Baptist Church in Hornersville...
Eleanor Ferguson (11/11/03)
Eleanor Ferguson, 74, of Malden died on Monday, Nov. 10, 2003 at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the time with the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.
Margaret Fiddler (11/11/03)
Margaret Bassham Fiddler, 88, of Kennett died, Friday, Nov. 7, 2003 at the Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett. Born on Oct. 31, 1915 in Rector, Ark., a daughter of the late John and Ethel Reed Bassham, she was a restaurant owner and a member of the First Baptist Church in Hornersville...
George Harris (11/11/03)
George Paul Harris, 67, of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003 in Senath. Born on February 22, 1936 in Jonesboro, Ark., the son of the late Paul Harris and Mavis Krone Harris of Senath. He was a Certified Public Accountant and farmer. He was Manager and President of Farmers Union Gin and Warehouse Co. ...
Willie Hensley (11/11/03)
Willie A. Hensley, 73, of Kennett, died Saturday Nov. 8, 2003 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born on Sept. 15, 1930 in Adamsville, Tenn., a son of the late Dossie L. and Edith M. Copeland McGarity. Survivors include six daughters, Carolyn Burgess of Kennett, Sharon Kay Jumper of Palestine, Ark., Venita Haywood of Kennett, Teresa Vaughn of Conway, Ark., Arlene Riggs and Arletta Lebo, both of West Palm Beach, Fla., two sisters, Mary Louise Gilliam of Kennett and Jane Brown of Arbyrd, Mo.; one brother, Harley McGarity of Rives, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Dorothy McKamey (11/11/03)
Dorothy Lee Edwards McKamey, 82, of Jackson, Tenn., died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003 in Nashville, Tenn. Born on Dec. 2, 1920 in Whitehaven, Tenn., a daughter of the late Elbert E. and Werdna C. Edwards, she taught English for 32 years in Shelby and Madison Counties and was a member of the Alpha Delta Kappa Teacher's sorority. She was a former member of the First Christian Church of Jackson and became a member of the Kingston Springs United Methodist Church...
Teddi Ozbun (11/11/03)
Teddi Ozbun, 60, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 10, 2003 at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 11 at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at the Ely Baptist Church in Kennett with Rev. Bob Medlock officiating...
Larry Christian (11/09/03)
Larry Christian, 49, of Kennett, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003, at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Vina Devine (11/09/03)
Vina Barr Devine, 80, of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Hayti.
Dessie Ethridge (11/09/03)
Dessie Lee Ethridge, 67, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at her residence. Born Sunday, April 12, 1936, in Hornersville, a daughter of the late Howard and Francis Mogers Pate, she was a nurses aide and member of Hornersville Baptist Church...
Rev. James Evans (11/09/03)
The Rev. James Cecil Evans, 80, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003, at his home. Born Wednesday, July 18, 1923, at Parsons, Tenn., a son of the late Frank and Estella Hayes Evans, he was a minister and pastor of Full Gospel Church in Kennett. On Sept. 26, 1945, at Busch Church in Portageville, Mo. he married Magie Juanita Quinn who survives...
Margaret Fiddler (11/09/03)
Margaret Fiddler, 88, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home of Hornersville.
Willie Hensley (11/09/03)
Willie A. Hensley, 73, of Kennett, died Saturday, Nov. 8, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Doyle Jordan (11/09/03)
Doyle Jordan, 80, of Byhalia, Miss, died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2003, at Corinth, Miss. Born Friday, Nov. 2, 1923, in Damascus, Ark., he was a son of the late Moses P. and Moses P. Lane Jordan. He was a farmer and veteran of the U.S. Army. In 1947 in Morrilton, Ark., he married Betty Alice Windham who preceded him in death April 5, 1952. He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Jordan, on April 5, 1952...
Jessie Klutts (11/09/03)
Jessie Klutts, 82, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Bob White (11/09/03)
Bob White Bob White, 88, of Wylie, Texas, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003 in Wylie. Born Dec. 17, 1914, in the Pulltight community in Hardin County, Tenn., son of the late Thomas Clayton and Mattie Leon Hodge White, he was a member of Calvary Assembly of God Church in Kennett and farmed before moving to Dallas in 1995...
Garland White (11/09/03)
Garland White, 73, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003, at Conway Regional Medical Center, Conway, Ark. Born May 11, 1930, he was a son of the late Millard Boyd and Obie Mae Dugger White. On June 15, 1990, he married JoAnn McNelly Poe who survives...
Veda Chilcutt (11/07/03)
Veda Pearl Chilcutt, 83, of Rector, Ark., died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2003, at Rector Health Care. Born March 10, 1920, in Boydsville, Ark., daughter of the late Benjamin and Lula Chilcutt, she was a housekeeper and of the Church of Christ faith. Survivors include several nieces and nephews...
Dessie Ethridge (11/07/03)
Dessie Ethridge, 67, of Hornersville, Mo., died today, Friday, Nov. 7, 2003, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home of Hornersville
Cecil Evans (11/07/03)
Rev. Cecil Evans, 80, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Doyle Jordan (11/07/03)
Doyle Jordan, 80, of Corinth, Miss., formerly of Wardell, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2003, at Corinth. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Friday, Nov. 7, at the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home in Wardell. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Baptist Church in Wardell with the Rev. Griff Walker officiating...
Ida Moss (11/07/03)
Ida Mae Moss, 80, of West Hermondale, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003, at her residence. Born in Bartlett, Tenn., she was a member of the Pleasant Grove Methodist Church. Survivors include one daughter, Judy Maxine Clark and husband, Sammy, of Lansing, Mich.; one son, Edgar Charles Moss and wife, Catherine, of Steele, Mo.; three sisters, Lettie Walker, of Memphis, Tenn., Albeta Oliver and Willie Mae Dunn, both of Hermondale; two brothers, Theordore Moss and wife, Dorothy and Henry Moss, all of Gary, Ind.; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.. ...
Garland White (11/07/03)
Garland White, 73, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 6, 2003, at the Conway Regional Medical Center in Conway, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 9, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...
Bill Greenway (11/05/03)
Bill Wesley Greenway, 64, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003, at his residence. Born June 21, 1939, in Alamo, Tenn., son of the late Bill Wesley and Opal Greenway, he was a farmer. On Aug. 3, 1970, in Chicago, Ill., he married Sharon Elaine Sapoli, who preceded him in death on May 9, 2002. He was also preceded in death by one grandson, Bill Greenway, III...
Draper Lane (11/05/03)
Draper Lee Lane, 25, of Clarksdale, Miss., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 3, 2003, at Rich, Miss. Born Oct. 5, 1978, in Paragould, Ark., son of Steven and Demere Lane, of Clarksdale, he was a security guard. Survivors also include grandparents, Albert and Phyliss Kinchen, of Whitesboro, Texas and Jimmy and Dorothy Lane, of Clarksdale; a great-grandmother, Veola Quarles, of Whitesboro; two sisters, Drue and DeKarr Lane, both of Clarksdale and two aunts...
Billy Martin Sr. (11/05/03)
Billy Dean Martin, Sr., 59, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at the Glad Tidings Pentecostal Church in Kennett with the Rev. Charles Avants officiating...
Patricia Pelleschi (11/05/03)
Patricia Ann McCauley Pelleschi, 59, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2003, at her residence. Born Sept. 1, 1944, at Kennett, daughter of the late Hobson Eugene and Grace Collier McCauley, she was a bartender and former owner/operator of the Glennonville Tavern. She was a member of the Malden American Legion Post No. 293...
Charles Travis (11/05/03)
Charles Benton "Ben" Travis, 62, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 3, 2003, at the Methodist Hospital in Germantown, Tenn. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home in Hayti. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 7, at the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Troy Alley and Dwight Chapman officiating...
Billy Martin Sr. (11/04/03)
Billy D. Martin, Sr., 59, of Kennett, died today, Tuesday, Nov. 4, at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Elsie Lewis (11/04/03)
Elsie Lewis, 83, of Campbell, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born Feb. 4, 1920, in Qulin, Mo., daughter of the late Charlie and Effie Edna Parrent King, she was a bookkeeper for Venture Ford Tractor and a member of the Campbell Church of Christ...
Ruby Poe (11/04/03)
Ruby Lee Poe, 79, of Fort Smith, Ark., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2003. She was a homemaker and a member of the White City Baptist Church in Tulsa, Okla. She married Jerome Poe, who preceded her in death. Survivors include two daughters, Ramona Kouri, of Fort Smith and Sandra Madewell, of Keota, Okla.; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren...
Geneva Pruett (11/04/03)
Geneva Pruett, 77, of Rector, Ark., died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2003, at Rector Health Care. Born Feb. 17, 1926, in the Ebenezer Community of Clay County, daughter of the late Omer and Callie Shannon, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She married Laverne A.J. Pruett, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Ronnie Pruett and one sister, Opal Thompson...
Charles Travis (11/04/03)
Charles Travis, 62, of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 3, 2003, at the Methodist Hospital in Germantown, Tenn. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Hayti.
Helen Yarber (11/04/03)
Helen Mamie Ramsey Yarber, 80, of Kennett, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2003, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born Feb. 25, 1923, in Munford, Tenn., daughter of the late William Nathaniel and Ester Ulela Kenney Potts, she was a homemaker and a member of the Friendship Baptist Church...
Bobby Campbell (11/03/03)
Bobby Kent Campbell, 67, of Senath, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 31, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4, at the Senath Cemetery at Senath, with McDaniel Funeral Service of Senath in charge of services...
Billy Lafferty (11/03/03)
Billy Wayne Lafferty, 55, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2003, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Jan. 31, 1948, in Caruthersville, a son of the late Grover Cleveland Lafferty, Jr. and Joyce Martha Turnbow Lafferty, he was a crane operator at Trinity Barge Fabrication in Caruthersville and a member of Kinfolks Ridge Baptist Church...
Justin Mullins (11/03/03)
Justin Markell Mullins, 11, of Gobler, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003, in an auto accident near Gobler. Born Oct. 6, 1992, at Kennett, a son of Martha Roundtree Mullins of Gobler and the late Stuart B. Mullins, he was a student. Other survivors include a broth, Stuart Brian Mullins, Jr., of the home; two sisters, Lashell Roundtree of Kennett and Tenecia Roundtree of the home; grandmother, Rosie Lee Alexander of Kennett...
Mary Lou Utterback (11/03/03)
Mary Lou Etta Utterback of Salt Lake City, Utah, formerly of Kennett, died Friday Oct. 30, 2003, at her home after a long battle with Parkinson's Disease. Surviving are her husband, Robert H. Utterback; four daughters; Nicola Ann Nelson of Chantilly, Va., Deborah Berardino and husband, James, of Broomfield, Colo., Melanie Hinson of San Pedro, California and Sibyl Geiger and husband, Patrick, of West Jordan, Utah; one sister, Betty Calhoun of Waukegan, Ill. ...
Helen Yarber (11/03/03)
Helen Yarber, 80, of Kennett, died Friday, Oct. 31, 2003, at NHC Healthcare of Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.