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Obituaries from March 2005

Elizabeth Acom (03/31/05)
Nina Elizabeth Acom, 89, of Wardell, Mo., died Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at Pemiscot Health Care in Hayti, Mo. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Thursday, March 31, at the First Baptist Church in Wardell. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 1, at the First Baptist Church with the Rev. Griff Walker officiating...
Constance Anthony (03/31/05)
Constance Lee Anthony, 55, of Kennett, died Thursday, March 24, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Aug. 12, 1949, in St. Louis, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Leroy and Jeanette Fitzgerald Daughtery Sr. Survivors include one son, Christopher Lee Anthony, of Springfield, Mo.; three brothers, Gary C. Daughtery Sr., of Jackson, Tenn., and Leroy R. Daughtery Jr., and Dennis J. Daughtery Sr., both of Memphis, Tenn. and several nieces and nephews...
Rachel Bass (03/31/05)
Rachel Ruth Bass, 87, of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, March 28, 2005, in Hayti. Born Sept. 10, 1917, in New Madrid, Mo., daughter of the late Sherman and Dorothy McClaird Hill, she was a homemaker and owner/operator of a day care service in Hayti. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hayti...
Freida Curtis (03/31/05)
Freida Ruth Curtis, 70, of Bragg City, Mo., died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, April 1, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at noon, Saturday, April 2, at the Rives Church of Christ in Rives, Mo...
Gloria Evans (03/31/05)
Gloria Jennell Evans, daughter of the late R.B. and Sylvia (Hudgens) Smith was born on October 1, 1939 in Holcomb, Mo. and departed this life March 29, 2005 in St. Louis, Mo. She had attained the age of 65 years, 5 months and 28 days. Mrs. Evans had resided in Ellsinore, Mo. ...
Anne Pritchett (03/31/05)
Anne Lou Cash Pritchett, 62, of Kennett, died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be from, 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, April 1, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, April 1, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Ted Wimberley and Ed Jansson officiating...
T.J. Rose (03/31/05)
T.J. Rose, 51, of Deering, Mo., died today, Thursday, March 31, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Willie Washington (03/31/05)
Willie Washington, 88, of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, March 30, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Hayti.
Ira Wheeler (03/31/05)
Ira Curtis Wheeler, 88, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, March 28, 2005, at the Senath Nursing Home. Born Nov. 20, 1916, in Senath, he was the son of the late Elijah and Rosetty Garner Wheeler. On Oct. 25, 1945, in Paragould, Ark., he married Lorene Gilbert, who survives...
Hester Arnold (03/30/05)
Hester Mayme Arnold, 91, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, March 27, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems. Born April 25, 1913, in Union city, Tenn., daughter of the late Earl Thomas and Dora Leona Nelson Campbell, she was employed at Brown Shoe Company and was a member of the Central Church of Christ of Caruthersville...
Marjorie Hepler (03/30/05)
Marjorie June Hepler, 79, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Saturday, March 26, 2005, at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. Born June 11, 1925, in Lonoke County, Ark., daughter of the late Len c. and Edna Woods Allen, she was a member of the Caruthersville Church of the Nazarene...
Elizabeth Acom (03/29/05)
Elizabeth Acom, 89, of Wardell, Mo., died today, Tuesday, March 29, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Wardell.
James Alexander (03/29/05)
James E. Alexander, 85, died Sunday, March 20, 2005, at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis, Tenn. Born Feb. 26, 1920, in Milledgeville, Tenn., son of the late James Leonard and Cora Olena Hughes Alexander, he was a U.S. Army Air Force and Air Force veteran. ...
Rachel Bass (03/29/05)
Funeral services for Rachel Hill Bass, 87, of Hayti, Mo., will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti with Dr. Mike Melton officiating. Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Hayti. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Tuesday, March 29, at the John W. German Funeral Home...
Dennis Botsch (03/29/05)
Dennis Robert Botsch, 80, of Bernie, Mo., died Sunday, March 27, 2005, at the Beverly health and Rehabilitation Center in Malden, Mo. Born July 13, 1924, in Carmi, Ill., son of the late Christian W. and Flora Winter Botsch, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the European Theater. He was a farmer and a member of the United Methodist Church...
Flossie Connell (03/29/05)
Funeral services for Flossie "Tootsie" Connell, 73, of Hayti, Mo., will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 31, 2005, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Hayti. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, at the John W. German Funeral Home...
Dorothy Fletcher (03/29/05)
Dorothy G. Fletcher, 74, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Thursday, March 24, 2005, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born March 9, 1931, in Greensburg, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Levi and Ella Marie Dunn Seaton. On Feb. 6, 1972, in Winter Haven, Calif., she married Melvin Fletcher, who survives of the home...
Rayford Matheney (03/29/05)
Rayford Ezra Matheney, 67, of Kennett, died Friday, March 25, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Feb. 19, 1938, at Ridgely, Tenn., he was a son of the late James and Beatrice Hill Matheney. On May 22, 1964, he married Glenda Joyce Street, who survives...
Ira Wheeler (03/29/05)
Ira Wheeler, 89, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, March 28, 2005, at the Senath Nursing Center. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday, March 30, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, March 31, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. James Skinner officiating...
William Brown (03/27/05)
William D. Brown, 79, of Kennett, died Friday, March 25, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born May 22, 1925, at St. Genevieve, Mo., a son of the late Herbert J. and Bessie Houck Brown, he served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II...
Dorothy Fletcher (03/27/05)
Dorothy Fletcher, 74, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Thursday, March 24, 2005, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. today, Sunday, March 27, at McDaniel Funeral Service chapel in Arbyrd. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, March 28, in the McDaniel Chapel with the Rev. Denny Brown officiating...
Rayford Matheney (03/27/05)
Rayford Eza Matheney, 67, of Kennett, died Friday, March 25, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Feb. 19, 1938, at Ridgely, Tenn., he was a son of the late James and Beatrice Hill Matheney. On May 22, 1964, he married Glenda Joyce Street, who survives...
Laura Medlin (03/27/05)
Laura Belle Medlin, 91, of Kennett, died Thursday, March 24, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Sept. 25, 1913, at Senath, Mo., she was a daughter of the late Shelby Turner and Minnie Elizabeth Taylor Slayton. On Nov. 23, 1932, she married James Van Buren Medlin who preceded her in death Sept. 12, 2004...
Thelma Allen (03/25/05)
Thelma Pauline Allen, 81, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, March 24, 2005, at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden, Mo. Born April 12, 1923, in Campbell, daughter of the late Frank and Lizzie Spieler Eaton, she was employed at a garment factory and was a member of the Campbell General Baptist Church...
Harriett Braswell (03/25/05)
Harriett B. Braswell, 84, of Kennett, died Thursday, March 24, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born Nov. 19, 1920, in Morrilton, Ark., daughter of the late William Dan Campbell and Florence A. Shipp, she was a member of the Slicer Street Church of Christ...
Arvil Coleman (03/25/05)
Arvil Eddie Coleman, 65, of Bethalto, Ill., died Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at his residence. Born June 18, 1939, in Portageville, Mo., son of Jessie William and Ruth hazel Coleman, he was a U.S. Army veteran, and was employed at General Motors. On July 24, 1976, in Lemay, Mo., he married Mary Lou Jones, who survives of the home...
Laura Medlin (03/25/05)
Laura Belle Medlin, 91, of Kennett, died Thursday, March 24, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. today, Friday, March 25, at McDaniel Funeral Service chapel. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Saturday, March 26, at New Covenant Fellowship Church in Kennett with the Rev. Patrick Singleton officiating...
Timothy Morris (03/25/05)
Timothy Scott Morris, 18, of Kennett, died Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Nov. 10, 1986, in Kennett, he was the son of Allen Cannon and Karen Morris. Survivors include his father, Allen Cannon, of Kennett; his mother, Karen Morris Jestus, of Kennett; his grandparentss, Wess and Kathy Cannon and Steve and Jeannie Sharp, all of Kennett and two brothers, Josh Morris, of Moberly, Mo., and Christopher Smith, of Nevada, Mo...
Harriett Braswell (03/24/05)
Harriett Braswell, 84, of Kennett, died today, Thursday, March 24, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Timothy Morris (03/24/05)
Timothy Morris, 18, of Kennett, died Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, March 25, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 26, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Raymond Mullen, Sr. (03/24/05)
Raymond Douglas Mullen Sr., 86, of Fort Worth, Texas, died Friday, March 18, 2005, at the Medical Plaza in Fort Worth. Born Aug. 10, 1918, in Avalon, Miss., he was the son of the late Henry Buford and Lettie Ethyl Embry Mullen. Survivors include two sons, Doug Mullen Jr., of Fort Worth and Dick Mullen, of Louisiana, Mo.; two brothers, Jack Mullen, of Gideon, Mo., and Jim Mullen, of West, Miss.; one sister, Betty Hyland, of Beebe, Ark., and six grandchildren...
Vernie Glass (03/23/05)
Vernie V. Glass, 93, of Wylie, Texas, formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, March 18, 2005, in Richardson, Texas. Born Feb. 28, 1912, in Portageville, Mo., son of the late Samuel c. and Sudie Bell Moore Glass, he was a logger. On Aug. 26, 1933, in Caruthersville, he married Mary E. Watkins, who preceded him in death on April 10, 1988. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Sam, Willis and Arnold Glass...
Timothy Morris (03/23/05)
Timothy Morris, 18, of Kennett, died Tuesday, March 22, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Elmer Swims (03/23/05)
Elmer E. Swims, 77, of Wardell, Mo., died Saturday, March 19, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Jan. 15, 1928, in Bragg City, Mo., son of the late James Chester and Lillie Ellis Swims, he worked for the county maintenance department and was a member of Living Word Tabernacle in Gibson, Mo...
R.H. Alston (03/22/05)
R.H. Alston, 79, died Saturday, March 19, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti, Mo. Born Sept. 28, 1925, in Decatur County, Tenn., son of the late Roy and Mary L. Lacy Alston, he was in the family grocery business. Survivors include one sister, Myrna Johnson, of Caruthersville, Mo.; one brother, Bobby Alston, of Houston, Texas and a number of other relatives...
Jason Baker (03/22/05)
Jason Phillip Baker, 30, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, March 20, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born March 19, 1975, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Karen L. Lindsey Baker and the late James Edward Baker, he was employed at O'Reilly Auto Parts and was of the Baptist faith...
Bonnie Brown (03/22/05)
Bonnie Lynn Brown, 70, of Dexter, Mo., died Monday, March 21, 2005, at Southern Health Care in Dexter. Born Sept. 1, 1934, in Blytheville, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Earl and Elsie Jones Fulbright. On Nov. 25, 1953, she married Burly Brown, who survives of the home...
Mary Clowers (03/22/05)
Mary Ellen Gray Clowers, 74, of Dexter, Mo., died Thursday, March 17, 2005, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born March 24, 1930, in Malden, Mo., daughter of the late Royal and Gertrude Hancock Skidmore, she was a homemaker and a member of the First General Baptist Church in Malden...
Milford Cumpton (03/22/05)
Milford Cumpton, 81, of Kennett, died Friday, March 18, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born Nov. 2, 1923, in Senath, Mo., son of the late Morris and Cora Cumpton, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII. On May 10, 1946, in Dunklin County, he married Frances Emery, who survives...
Johnny Dicks, Jr. (03/22/05)
Johnny "Joe" Edward Dicks Jr., 43, of Cardwell, Mo., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born May 2, 1961, in Pontiac, Mich., he was the son of Margo L. Newman, of Cardwell and Johnny Edward Dicks and wife, Caroline, of Clarkston, Mich...
Elizabeth Euell (03/22/05)
Elizabeth Euell, 78, of Hayti, Mo., died Friday, March 18, 2005, at the Pemiscot Nursing Home in Hayti. Born Sept. 15, 1926, in Trenton, Tenn., daughter of the late B.F. and Amelia Pybas Wood, she was bookkeeper for PCA and a member of the Hayti United Methodist Church...
James Harris (03/22/05)
James A. Harris, 92, of Rolling Fork, Miss., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Friday, March 18, 2005, at Sharkey-Issaquena Hospital in Rolling Fork. Born Nov. 2, 1912, in Winston, Ala., son of the late Byrd and Nancy Orton Harris, he was owner/operator of Harris and Harris Farms, a member of the First Baptist Church in Rolling Fork and a Rotarian...
Darrell Higgins (03/22/05)
Joseph Darrell Higgins, 70, of Clarkton, Mo., died Friday, March 18, 2005, at Tulsa, Okla. Born July 13, 1934, in Paragould, Ark., son of the late Joseph Leonard and Verna Inez Greenway McKinney Higgins, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Germany. He was a self-employed truck driver...
Aline Lockhart (03/22/05)
Aline Lockhart, 73, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Sunday, March 20, 2005, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Born Aug. 24, 1931, in Octa, Mo., daughter of the late Claude and Cora White Austill, she was a homemaker and a member of the First General Baptist Church in Malden, Mo...
George Spence (03/22/05)
Dr. George David Spence, 83, of Charlottesville, Va., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, march 19, 2005, at a local nursing home. Born Feb. 7, 1922, in Alexandria, Va., son of the late Dr. E.L. and Mattie Virginia Robnett Spence, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in WWII, he practiced ophthalmology, he was volunteer treasurer for the Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic and Piedmont Council for the Arts and the Jeffersonland Chorus. ...
Ava Anderson (03/20/05)
Ava Lou Anderson, 79, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Memphis and Nashville, Tenn., died Thursday, March 17, 2005, at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Miss Anderson, the daughter of the late Charlie and Nancy Shannon Anderson, was born June 21, 1925, at Choctaw, Ark., and graduated from Bragg City School in Bragg City, Mo. A retired office manager for INA Insurance Co., in Memphis and Nashville, she was of the Church of Christ faith. She enjoyed reading and gardening...
Mary Clowers (03/20/05)
Mary Ellen Gray Clowers, 74, of Dexter, Mo., died at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Thursday, March 17, 2005. Born March 24, 1930, at Malden, Mo., she was a daughter of the late Royal and Gertrude Hancock Skidmore. She was a member of First General Baptist Church in Malden and a homemaker...
Milford Cumpton (03/20/05)
Milford Cumpton, 81, of Kennett, died Friday, March 18, 2005, at National Healthcare in Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Hazel Fullerton (03/20/05)
Hazel Green Fullerton, 93, of Flint, Mich. and formerly of Kennett, died January 31, 2005. She was a daughter of the late Teen and Ora Sallee. In 1927 she married Henry Green and moved to Flint in 1950. He preceded her in death in 1962. In 1967 she married Dave Fullerton who preceded her in death in 1989. She was retired from Flint Community schools, and a charter member of Eastgate Baptist Church...
James Harris (03/20/05)
James A. Harris, 92, of Rolling Fork, Miss., died Friday, March 18, 2005, at Sharkey-Issaquena Hospital in Rolling Fork. Visitation will be 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. today, Sunday, March 20, at Glenwood Funeral Home in Rolling Fork. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday, March 21, at First Baptist Church in Rolling Fork...
Darrell Higgins (03/20/05)
Darrell Higgins, 70, of Clarkton, Mo., died Friday, March 18, 2005, at Tulsa, Okla. Arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
George Spence (03/20/05)
Dr. George David Spence, 83, of Charlottesville, Va., died Saturday, March 19, 2005, at a nursing home. A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Arrangments by HIll and Wood Funeral Home, Charlottesville.
Johnny Dicks, Jr. (03/18/05)
Johnny "Joe" Edward Dicks, Jr., 43, of Cardwell, Mo., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Visitation will be from noon to 6 p.m. Sunday, March 20, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd, Mo. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 21, at the Cardwell Cemetery with The Rev. Clive Baker officiating...
Charles McCracken (03/18/05)
Charles McCracken, 53, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at his residence. Born July 1, 1951, in Charleston, Mo., he was the son of the late Marion J. and Eva B. Vaughn McCracken. Survivors include one son, Charles McCracken, Jr., of Arbyrd; one daughter, Teresa Williams and husband, Steven, of Senath, Mo.; four brothers, Albert McCracken, of St. ...
Jennie Roth (03/18/05)
Jennie Lind Roth, 85, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, March 16, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born Nov. 26, 1919, in Tuckerman, Ark., daughter of the late Charles Spurgeon and Trella Victoria Sorrells Smith, she taught with the 4H program in New Madrid County and was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Malden...
Donna Verble (03/18/05)
Donna Earline Verble, 66, of Kennett, died Thursday, March 17, 2005, at her residence. Born Dec. 29, 1938, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Jesse and Cora Pruitt Rouse. On Nov. 14, 1953, in Waterloo, Ill., she married Marvin Verble, who preceded her in death on May 9, 1998. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Jesse and Don Rouse and two sisters, Barbara Roland and Patsy Rouse...
Reba Dickey (03/17/05)
Reba Dickey, 86, formerly of Russellville, Ark., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born in Pottsville, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Robert Lee and "Kate" Minnie Florence Nash Dickey. Survivors include one niece, Linda McDaniel, of Trumann, Ark.; one nephew, Joe Vines, of Tifton, Ga., and several great-nieces and great-nephews...
Evelean Fisher (03/17/05)
Evelean Fisher, 86, of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, March 14, 2005, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born Jan. 14, 1919, in Red Bud, Ark., daughter of the late John R. and Edna Berton Haney, she was a cook, a member of the Boekerton Baptist Church in Portageville, Mo., and a member of the Order of Eastern Star in Portageville...
Charles McCracken (03/17/05)
Charles McCracken, 53, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at his residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Thursday, March 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, March 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Jennie Roth (03/17/05)
Jennie Roth, 85, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, March 16, 2005, at Missouri-Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Ethel Tesreau (03/17/05)
Ethel Tesreau, 99, of Hot Springs, Ark., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 9, 2005, at the Garrett Manor in Hot Springs. Born Aug. 27, 1905, in Campbell, daughter of the late J.W. and Mary Ana Crawford, she was a homemaker. On June 18, 1927, she married Floyd Tesreau, who preceded her in death on Nov. 17, 1994...
Lucille Vannasdall (03/17/05)
Dortha Lucille Vannasdall, 73, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at her residence. Born Nov. 15, 1931, in Holcomb, Mo., daughter of the late Walter and Cordia Peters Craig, she was a member of the Pleasant Plains Baptist Church in Pleasant Plains, Ark...
Mary Chaffin (03/16/05)
Mary DeWeese Chaffin, 92, died Saturday, March 12, 2005, at Baton Rouge General Hospital in Baton Rouge, La. Born Feb. 12, 1913, daughter of the late Buck Hannan and Pearl Mae Rowan DeWeese, she attended Hayti Schools and was a member of the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church in Caruthersville, Mo...
Solon Dobbs, Jr. (03/16/05)
Solon Oliver Dobbs, Jr., 89, of Thayer, Mo., formerly of Blytheville, Ark., died Monday, March 14, 2005, at Ozark Medical Center in West Plains, Mo. Born July 3, 1935, in Armorel, Ark., son of the late Solon Oliver Sr., and Susanna Clymer Dobbs, he was a farmer...
Evalean Fisher (03/16/05)
Evalean Fisher, 86, of Wardell, Mo., died Monday, March 14, 2005, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, March 16, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Wardell. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 17, at the Boekerton Baptist Church in Portageville, Mo., with the Rev. Tim Abernathy officiating...
Brenda Franks (03/16/05)
Brenda Kaye Franks, 51, of Kennett, died Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at Jonesboro, Ark. Born July 2, 1953, in Benton Harbor, Mich., daughter of Alma Ruth Bunn Franks and the late Felix Franks, Jr., she was a waitress working in restaurants, a mother, grandmother, and a member of the Hayti Pentecostal Holiness Church...
Gertrude Gearing (03/16/05)
Gertrude Gearing, 95, died Tuesday, March 8, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Medical Center in Hayti, Mo. Born Nov. 8, 1909 in Wynne, Ark., daughter of the late William and Gertrude Davis, she was a member of the True Light Missionary Baptist Church. She married Scott Gearing, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, William Lee, James, Ollie and Luther Davis and four sisters, Bertha Lee Jackson, Annie Bell and Lorene Davis and Ethel B. Hunt...
Lloyd Hefner (03/16/05)
Lloyd Calvin Hefner, 85, of Qulin, Mo., died Monday, March 14, 2005, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Nov. 26, 1919, in Campbell, Mo., son of the late William Cossey and Nancy Catherine Rodery Hefner, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in WWII and a self-employed carpenter. He was a member of the Osborn General Baptist Church...
Charles McCracken (03/16/05)
Charles McCracken, 53, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Arbyrd.
Santana Ramirez (03/16/05)
Santana Garcia "Archie" Ramirez, 56, of Cardwell, Mo., died Sunday, March 13, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Aug. 2, 1948, in Muskegon, Mich., he was the son of Santana Ramirez, of Michigan and Rex Glen and Bonnie Marshall Hooper, of Cardwell...
Ione Rogers (03/16/05)
Ione Rogers, 94, of Steele, Mo., died Monday, March 14, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born Nov. 4, 1910, in Tennessee, daughter of the late William Earl and Beulah Wright Flanagan, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Steele...
Dortha Vannasdall (03/16/05)
Dortha Lucille Vannasdall, 73, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at Campbell, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Paul Burrow (03/15/05)
Paul S. "Buddy" Burrow, 83, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, march 11, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born July 30, 1921, in Cardwell, Mo., son of the late Daniel Marion Goldsmith and Alice Leona Stokes, he was a U.S. Navy veteran and a local business owner. He was a member of the American Legion...
Evalean Fisher (03/15/05)
Evalean Fisher, 86, of Wardell, Mo., died Monday, March 14, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Wardell.
Brenda Franks (03/15/05)
Brenda Kaye Franks, 51, of Kennett, died Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at Jonesboro, Ark. Born July 2, 1953, in Benton Harbor, Mich., daughter of Alma Ruth Bunn Franks and the late Felix Franks, Jr., she was a waitress and a member of the Hayti Pentecostal Holiness Church...
Berneita Mason (03/15/05)
Berneita Mason, 76, of St. Charles, Mo., died Tuesday, March 2, 2005. Born June 8, 1928, in Senath, Mo., William and Lois Middleton Neely, she was a teacher. She married Paul Mason, who survives of the home. Survivors also include one son, Robert Mason and wife, Vicky, of St. ...
Everett Moore (03/15/05)
Everett L. Moore, 90, of Malden, Mo., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, March 13, 2005, at his residence. Born Aug. 20, 1914, in Fairdealing, Mo., son of the late Lawrence McDonald "Mack" and Annabel King Moore, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII, a farmer and a highway construction worker. He was a member of the Malden Church of Christ...
Santana Ramirez (03/15/05)
Santana "Artchie" Ramirez, 56, of Cardwell, Mo., died Sunday, March 13, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center at Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, March 15, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, at the McGrew Cemetery in Senath...
Nolen Runnels (03/15/05)
Nolen Ralph Runnels, 80, of Salem, Ark., died Saturday, March 12, 2005, at Salem. Born Nov. 23, 1924, at Pollard, Ark., son of the late Charles Lawrence and Stella Ethel Milton Runnels, he was a U.S. Navy and U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII, and was employed at the California Highway Department. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 418 of Salem and was of the Assembly of God faith...
Deva Windham (03/15/05)
Deva Lorene Windham, 84, of Wardell, Mo., died Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at St. Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Dec. 10, 1920, in Sulphur, Okla., daughter of the late Zachriah Nathan and Martha Lavada Venable Hale, she was a member of the Wardell First Baptist Church...
Winford Zolman (03/15/05)
Winford Raymond Zolman, son of the late George Arthur and Mary Binkley Zolman, was born Oct. 29, 1920, in Senath, Mo., and passed away March 7, 2005, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark., at the age of 84. He married Lawanda Adams June 1, 1946, in Paragould...
Paul Burrow (03/13/05)
Paul Burrow, 83, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, March 11, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Ola Clifton (03/13/05)
Ola A. Clifton, 92, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, March 10, 2005, in Syracuse, New York. She was born at Marmaduke, Ark. Surviving are a son, Harold Ferguson of Minoa, New York; a sister, Elzada Sothard of Texas; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild...
Brenda Franks (03/13/05)
Brenda Kaye Franks, 51, of Kennett, died Wednesday, March 9, 2005, in Jonesboro, Ark. Funeral services are 2 p.m. today, Sunday, March 13, in the John J. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti, Mo., with the Rev. Bob Taylor officiating. Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti...
Juanita Henderson (03/13/05)
Juanita Ophelia Henderson, 81, of Kennett, died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2005, in St. Louis. Born April 5, 1923, in Tahlequah, Okla., a daughter of the late Virgil Roy and Lillie Lou Dearman Stacy, she was a member of the Calvary Apostolic Church in Kennett...
Frances Kelley (03/13/05)
Frances Jane Stewart Kelley, 78, of Caruthersville, died Tuesday, March 8, 2005, at Caruthersville Nursing Center. Born April 7, 1926, at Cooter, Mo., a daughter of the late James Omer and Mary Elizabeth Rickett Stewart, she attended school at Caruthersville and Lilbourn, Mo.; and was a Baptist...
Opal Haddock (03/11/05)
Opal Juanita Haddock, 80, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Arbyrd, Mo., died Thursday, March 10, 2005, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Born at Sulphur Rock, Ark., daughter of the late O.P. and Ettie Fort Haddock, she was a school teacher and a member of the Center Hill Church of Christ...
Imogene Johnson (03/11/05)
Imogene Johnson, 75, of Muncie, Ind., formerly of Clarkton, Mo., died Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at her residence. Born June 5, 1929, in Red Bay, Ala., she was the daughter of the late Dave and Nona Mae Wailey Lindley. On July 9, 1946, in Piggott, Ark., she married Dale Johnson, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Danny Johnson; two brothers, Curnie Lindley, Johnnie Lindley and two sisters, Veta Mae Heard and Ethel Lindley...
Brenda Franks (03/10/05)
Funeral services for Brenda Kaye Franks, 51, of Kennett, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 13, 200, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti, Mo. Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Hayti. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, March 12, at the John W. German Funeral Home...
Janette Grover (03/10/05)
Janette Lathom Grover, 81, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Thursday, March 3, 2005, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. Born Nov. 25, 1923, in Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of the late Bennie and Eva Hamra, she was founder and a owner of the Accent Shop and a member of the St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Sikeston...
Mavis Sutton (03/10/05)
Mavis J. Sutton, 81, of Blytheville, Ark., died Tuesday, March 8, 2005, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born Feb. 16, 1924, in Braggadocio, Mo., daughter of the late E. Daniel and Vera V. Lemond Carman, she was a homemaker and was employed at West Department Store. She was a member of the Main and 13th Street Church of Christ, a member of the Cotton Belles Extension Homemakers Club and had been involved with the 4-H Program...
Deva Windham (03/10/05)
Funeral services for Deva Windham, 84, of Wardell, Mo., will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 12, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti, Mo., with the Rev. Griff Walker officiating. Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Hayti...
James Chandler (03/09/05)
James Donald "Jim" Chandler, 61, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, March 6, 2005, in Dyersburg, Tenn. Born June 1, 1943, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Blanche Walker Chandler and the late Robert Chandler, he was employed at Apex Paving, a former Missouri Conservation Commission Agent and a member of the First Baptist Church in Hayti, Mo...
Janette Grover (03/09/05)
Janette Lathom Grover, 81, formerly of Sikeston, Mo., died Thursday, March 3, 2005, at the Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. Born Nov. 25, 1923, in Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of the late Bennie and Eva Hamra, she was founder and a owner of the Accent Shop and a member of the St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Sikeston...
Emma Hamra (03/09/05)
Emma Tensey Hamra, 90, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Saturday, March 5, 2005, at the Caruthersville Nursing Center. Born April 7, 1914, in Hardin County, Tenn., daughter of the late James Columbus and Nervie Elizabeth Smith Garner, she was a homemaker and was employed at Brown Shoe Company. She was a member of the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church in Caruthersville...
Rhudell Henson (03/09/05)
Rhudell Henson, 86, of Gideon, Mo., died Saturday, March 5, 2005, at the Medical Center of Bowling Green, in Bowling Green, Ky. Born Jan. 23, 1919, in Vienna, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Milo and Rose Lee Johnson Ashby. On Aug. 30, 1936, in Metropolis, Ill., she married Charles Henson, who preceded her in death on June 9, 1982...
Nita Kelsey (03/09/05)
Nita June Kelsey, 50, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, March 7, 2005, at Caruthersville. Born Aug. 7, 1954, in Hayti, Mo., daughter of the late Loy and Lucille Dunn Chastain, she worked for the Missouri Division of Family services and was a member of the Temple Baptist Church...
Willie Prather (03/09/05)
Willie Cleveland Prather, 65, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, at his residence. Born July 27, 1941, in Osceola, Ark., son of Kattie McEwen and the late Robert Prather, he was employed at Avis Car Rental in St. Louis...
Gene Turnage (03/09/05)
Wilson Eugene "Gene" Turnage, 68, of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, in Memphis, Tenn. Born April 25, 1936, in Hornbeak, Tenn., son of the late Evelyn Keith Turnage and the late Lewis Turnage, he owned and operated Turnage's Wrecker Service and Auto Body Repair. He was a member of the Hayti First Baptist Church...
Tilda Wiseman (03/09/05)
Tilda McGrath Wiseman, 76, of Marquand, Mo., formerly of Steele, Mo., died Monday, March 7, 2005, at her residence. Born June 9, 1928, in Hermondale, Mo., daughter of the late A.L. Allison and Dora Taylor, she was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith...
Sam Buttrey (03/08/05)
Sam Buttrey, 81, of Fisk, Mo., died Sunday, March 6, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born June 2, 1923, in Parma, Mo., son of the late John Harrison and Pearl Sebastain Buttrey, he was a farmer and attended Pleasant Hill General Baptist Church in Fisk...
Annie Fletcher (03/08/05)
Annie Mae Fletcher, 82, of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, March 1, 2005, in Sikeston, Mo. Born Dec. 25, 1922, in Wardell, Ark., daughter of the late Sam and Mildred Stroughter, she was a homemaker and a member of the Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Hayti...
Ruby Franks (03/08/05)
Ruby Mae Franks, 75, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Saturday, March 5, 2005, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born Feb. 3, 1930, in Arkansas, daughter of the late George and Leona White Abbott, she was a waitress. On Aug. 30, 1947, in Caruthersville, she married Herman Franks, who survives...
Rhudell Henson (03/08/05)
Rhudell Flora Henson, 86, of Gideon, Mo., died Saturday, March 5, 2005, at the Medical Center of Bowling Green, in Bowling Green, Ky. Born Jan. 23, 1919, in Vienna, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Milo and Rose Lee Johnson Ashby. On Aug. 30, 1936, in Metropolis, Ill., she married Charles Henson, who preceded her in death on June 9, 1982...
Purvis Jones (03/08/05)
Purvis D. Jones, 69, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, March 5, 2005, at his residence. Born Aug. 24, 1935, son of the late John Mark and Dora Jane Jones, he was a mechanic and owner/operator of Jones Automotive in Malden. On Oct. 11, 1969, in Malden, he married Glenda Deloris Barks, who preceded him in death on June 9, 1999. He was also preceded in death by one son, Phillip Jones and one sister...
Mary Kennedy (03/08/05)
Mary Gladys Kennedy, 89, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, March 7, 2005, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born April 16, 1915, in Tiptonville, Tenn., daughter of the late Charlie Sr., and Sallie McBride Hill, she was a homemaker and was employed at Vancils IGA. She was a member of the Campbell Church of Christ...
Bernard Kuper (03/08/05)
Bernard A. Kuper, 70, of Breckenridge Hills, Mo., died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at Breckenridge Hills. Born Dec. 13, 1934, in Glennonville, Mo., son of the late Albert John and Otilda Teresa Eberhard Kuper, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran, having served in the Korean War. He was a machinist and of the Catholic faith...
Jared Payne (03/08/05)
Jared Keith Payne, 24, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, March 6, 2005, at Friendship, Mo. Born April 1, 1980, in Kennett, son of Tommy Keith and Janet Leigh Terry Payne, he was a barge deck hand. Survivors include his parents Tommy and Janet Payne, of Kennett; one brother, Jason Pierce and wife, Juliane, of Malden; his grandparents, Thomas Payne and wife, Ruth, of Kennett, Wanda Terry, of Clarkton, Mo., and J.T. Terry, of Holcomb, Mo., and one niece, Courtney Pierce, of Malden...
Frances Reynolds (03/08/05)
Frances Leona Reynolds, 75, of Hollow Rock, Tenn., died Monday, March 7, at the Life Care Center in Bruceton. Born Aug. 31, 1929, in Hornersville, Mo., daughter of the late Jeffo and Lucy Helton Shands, she was in retail sales and a member of the Bruceton Church of Christ...
Vicki Sherrill (03/08/05)
Vicki Lynn Sherrill, 56, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Friday, March 4, 2005, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born Feb. 7, 1949, in Kennett, daughter of the late Austin and Marie Sherrill, she worked for the Learning Center in Jonesboro...
Jacob Snider (03/08/05)
Jacob Paul Snider, 52, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, March 5, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born April 15, 1952, in Malden, son of Ruby Ethel Petty Snider and the late Jacob Emmett Snider, he was a U.S. Navy veteran and a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden...
Thomas Tennant (03/08/05)
Thomas George Tennant, 54, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at Cape Girardeau. Born Feb. 5, 1951, in Aberdeen, Md., son of Mme Mae Green and the late Charles W. Tennant, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Vietnam and a cab driver...
Winford Zolman (03/08/05)
Winford "Wink" Zolman, 84, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Monday, March 7, 2005, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday, March 9, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 10, at the Arbyrd First Baptist Church with the Rev. Alan Cureton officiating...
Bernard Kuper (03/06/05)
Bernard Kuper, 70, of St. Louis, formerly of Glennonville, Mo., died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, in St. Louis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Edna Orick (03/06/05)
Edna Orick, 78, of Tallapoosa, Mo., died Thursday, March 3, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born Sept. 18, 1926, in Jonesville, Virginia, a daughter of the late Eli and Callie Smith Orick, she was a member of the Tallapoosa Baptist Church...
Vicki Sherrill (03/06/05)
Vicki Sherrill, 56, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Friday, March 4, 2005, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Visitation will be 1 p.m. today, Sunday, March 6, at McDaniel Funeral Service Chapel in Senath until the time of service. Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. at the Senath Cemetery at Senath...
Thomas Tennant (03/06/05)
Thomas George Tennant, 54, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at his home. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 8, at the Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield, Mo. with James Powell officiating...
Jimmie Caldwell (03/04/05)
Jimmie Wayne Caldwell, 55, of Maryland Heights, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at St. Louis, Mo. Born Aug. 27, 1949, in Kennett, son of the late Robert and Selena Hill Caldwell, he was a business owner and operator. On Oct. 29, 1977, in St. Louis, he married Peggy Brim, who survives of the home...
Ripple Fagan (03/04/05)
Ripple Irene Grissom Fagan, 88, of Metairie, La., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at her residence. Born Oct. 18, 1916, in Itawamba County, Miss., daughter of the late Austin and Alice Grissom, she was a lifelong member of the Harrison Street Church of Christ...
Sadie Metzger (03/04/05)
Sadie Lee Metzger, 76, of Hayti, Mo., died March 1, 2005 in Hayti. Born July 18, 1928, in Hayti, daughter of the late Ollie E. and Bertha George Chism, she was owner/operator along with her late husband, of Metzger's Service Station. She was a member of the Hayti School Board and the First Baptist Church in Hayti...
Edna Orick (03/04/05)
Edna Orick, 78, of Tallapoosa, Mo., died Thursday, March 3, 2005, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Margaret Whittemore (03/04/05)
Margaret Cleo Whittemore, 78, of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2005, at her residence. Born Sept. 10, 1926, in Tennessee, daughter of the late William and Martha Miller, she was a homemaker and of the Church of Christ faith. On Oct. 14, 1950, she married Fred J. Whittemore, who preceded her in death on Jan. 19, 1992. She was also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Marilyn...
Edith Boyd (03/03/05)
Edith Alene Boyd, 97, of Walnut, Miss., died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2005, at her residence. Born Jan. 12, 1908, in Campbell, Mo., daughter of the late Guy and Rhoda Lee Skidmore, she was a member of the First Assembly of God in Caruthersville, Mo. On Oct. 3, 1927, in Blytheville, Ark., she married William Riley Boyd, who preceded her in death on Aug. 30, 1971. She was also preceded in death by one son, James Edward Boyd; two sisters; five brothers and four grandchildren...
Violet Brewer (03/03/05)
Violet Louanie Brewer, 88, of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at NHC HealthCare in Kennett Born Sept. 17, 1916, in Ellsinore, Mo., daughter of the late Robert and Seeney Carouthers Carter, she was a homemaker. On June 8, 1946, in Piggott, Ark., she married Clarence Lawrance, who preceded her in death on Dec. ...
Mary Bridges (03/03/05)
Mary Lee Bridges, 72, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, March 1, 2005, at Lakeland, Tenn. Born July 19, 1932, in Broseley, Mo., she was a homemaker and had worked at the Bootheel State School. She was member of the South Poplar Bluff General Baptist Church...
Syble Brown (03/03/05)
Syble Marie Brown, 79, of Hornersville, Mo., died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Thursday, March 3, at the Bradshaw Emerson Funeral Home in Hornersville. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 4, at the Methodist Church in Hornersville with the Revs. Jim Hogue and Doug Clinton officiating...
Marlin Ratliff (03/03/05)
Marlin Ralph Ratliff, 69, of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born April 1, 1936, in Alva, Miss., he was the son of the late Dewitt and Viola McCain Ratliff. On Jan. 19, 1963, he married Penny Lucille Jackson, who preceded him in death on Nov. 1, 1998. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Hollis Ratliff...
Tommy Thompson (03/03/05)
Tommy Del Thompson, 53, of St. Charles, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at his residence. Born June 3, 1951, in Kennett, son of Del Thompson and Mona Richard, he was a highway construction worker. Survivors include his father, Del Thompson, of Blackwell, Mo.; his mother, Mona Richard and husband, Jerry, of Long Beach, Miss.; three brothers, Richard Lee Thompson, of St. ...
Bobby Yates (03/03/05)
Bobby Gene Yates, 69, of Springfield, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at Cox North Hospital in Springfield. Born July 4, 1935, in Hoxie, Ark., he was the son of the late John Joseph and Rachel Ann Benton Yates. Survivors include one son, Daniel Roy Yates, of South Lyon, Mich.; three daughters, Brenda Ann Corbin, of Clarksville, Tenn., and Linda Jean Gefken and Beverly Kay Bourne, both of Springfield; three brothers, Joe Yates, of Cherokee Village, Ark., Billy Don Yates, of Revenden, Ark., and J.D. ...
Violet Brewer (03/02/05)
Violet Louanie Brewer, 88, of Kennett, died Tuesday, March 1, 2005, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday, March 3, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 3, at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton, Mo., with the Rev. Charles Avants officiating...
Jimmie Caldwell (03/02/05)
Jimmie Wayne Caldwell, 55, of Maryland Heights, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005 at St. Mary's Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, March 3, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Arbyrd, Mo. Graveside services will be held at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 3, at the Lulu Cemetery in Senath, Mo...
Hughes Cowley (03/02/05)
Hughes Cowley, 83, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Steele, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, at the VA Hospital in Poplar Bluff. Born Dec. 11, 1921, in Pocahontas, Ark., son of the late Homer Cowley and Maxie Carter, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII and a farmer. He as a member of the First Assembly of God in Steele...
Daisy Greer (03/02/05)
Daisy Atheleen Greer, 92, of Newport, Ark., died Tuesday, March 1, 2005. Born July 18, 1912, in Jackson County, Ark., daughter of the late Arthur and Rose Ford Cruse, she as a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Newport. She married R.A. "Tom" Greer, who preceded her in death on Aug. 24, 1994. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Anna Jean Guinn; two brothers, Ford Cruse and Arthur Cruse Jr., and two sisters, Opal Johnson and Julia Elizabeth "Bess" Bishop...
James Rudd (03/02/05)
James Rudd, 72, of Wardell, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at his residence. Born Aug. 7, 1932, he was the son of the late James "Preacher" and Clara Rudd. On Nov. 3, 1951, he married Mary Katherine Sharp, who survives of the home. Survivors also include six sons, David Rudd, of Gideon, Mo., Ronnie Rudd, of Dyersburg, Tenn., and Terry, Kenny, Paul and Robert Rudd, all of Wardell; four daughters, Maxine Jones, of Morrilton, Ark., Janie Chastain, of Chaffee, Mo., and Virginia McCormick and Letha Stricklin, both of Hayti, Mo.; two brothers; five sisters; 20 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren.. ...
Josie Taylor (03/02/05)
Josie Lee Taylor, 94, of Cabot, Ark., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, March 1, 2005, at Arkansas Hospice Center in North Little Rock, Ark. Born Sept. 3, 1910, in Piggott, Ark., daughter of the late Jacob and Flora Mae Templeton Bare, she was a sales clerk and a member of the Stokelan Christian Church in Malden...
Tommy Thompson (03/02/05)
Tommy Thompson, 53, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, March 1, 2005. Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, March 3, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, March 3, at the Lulu Cemetery in Senath with the Rev. Kevin Sullivan officiating...
Ripple Fagan (03/02/05)
Ripple Fagan, 88, of Metairie, La., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2005 at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, March 3, at the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 4, at the McDaniel Chapel in Kennett...
Bennie French (03/02/05)
Bennie French, 64, of Kennett, Mo., died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2005 at his residence. Born January 15, 1941 in Kennett, son of the late Carl French and Nellie George French. Survivors include his mother, a son, Jimmy French of Kennett and a daughter, Tracy French Adams of Jonesboro, Ark...
Marlin Ratliff (03/02/05)
Marlin Ralph Ratliff, 69, of Kennett, Mo. died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005 at National Health Care in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Wed., March 2 at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 3 at Memorial Gardens Cemetary with the reverend Billy Fox officiating...
Jack Richards (03/02/05)
Jack B. Richards, of Brinkley, Ark., died Feb. 27, 2005, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., at the age of 77. He was born to the late Johnny and Nettie Richards in Dardanell, Ark., Sept. 9, 1927. He was married to Velma Dean Kirby on June 18, 1946, in Hughes, Ark., who survives...
Willie Sanders (03/02/05)
Willie Pearl Sanders, of Ashland, Miss., died Sunday Feb. 27, 2005 at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, at the age of 69. Born August 16, 1935 in Ashland, Miss., daughter of the late Joseph Poff and Pearl Kimmery Poff. She was united in marriage on Feb., 14, 1955, to Mr. Ed Sanders who proceeds her in death, also proceeding her in death was a sister, Maxine. She was of the Baptist faith...
Bobby Yates (03/02/05)
Bobby Gene Yates, 69, of Springfield, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005 at the Cox North Hospital in Springfield. Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 5 at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 5 at the McDaniel Funeral Chapel in Kennett...
Opal Bailey (03/01/05)
Opal Waller Bailey, 84, of Steele, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2005, at the River Oaks Care Center in Steele. Born Sept. 17, 1920, daughter of the late Edgar and Virginia Mansfield McDonald, she was employed at Brown Shoe Company and was a member of the Steele Church of Christ...
Violet Brewer (03/01/05)
Violet Brewer, 88, of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Marvin Carlton (03/01/05)
Marvin Ralph Carlton, 83, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2005, at his residence. Born Nov. 24, 1921, in Hathaway, Tenn., son of the late Dorsey Newton and Mayme Elizabeth Shull Carlton, he was a U.S. Army veteran, received two Bronze Stars and also served in the National Guard. He was a barber and a member of the Central Church of Christ...
Clayborne Connor (03/01/05)
Clayborne Malcolm Connor, 94, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born Oct. 18, 1910, in Derby, Ind., son of the late Millard Hugh and Mary Jane Mosby Connor, he worked at Dillman's Auto Parts and later became owner. He was a volunteer Caruthersville fireman and a member of the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church...
Dessie Duncan (03/01/05)
Dessie Lavanie Duncan, 71, of Pascola, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Nov. 6, 1933, in Tupelo, Miss., daughter of the late Andrew Jackson and Sallie Mae Petigo, she was a homemaker and a member of the Pentecostal Holiness Church...
Sammy Duncan (03/01/05)
Sammy Lee Duncan, 48, of Pascola, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 21, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born May 1, 1956, in Lepanto, Ark., son of Lavanie Petigo Duncan and the late Eddie Duncan, he was a factory worker. Survivors include three sons, James Lee, Raymond and Daniel Duncan; one daughter, Misty Duncan; his mother, Lavanie Duncan, of Pascola; five sisters, Wanda Rickman and husband, Russell, of Kansas City, Mo., Linda Baldwin and husband, Douglas, of Cordova, S.C., Kathyren Mendoza and husband, Luis, of Sacramento, Calif., Christina Dell and husband, Chris, of Brosley, Mo. ...
Ripple Fagan (03/01/05)
Ripple Fagan, 88, of Metairie, La., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2005, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Bennie French (03/01/05)
Bennie French, 64, of Kennett, died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2005, at his residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, March 1, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 2, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Zack Parr officiating...
Agnes Hooks (03/01/05)
Agnes Mae Brown Hooks, 86, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Oct. 30, 1918, in Dexter, Mo., daughter of the late Samuel Keller and Myrtie Cordelia Embry, she was in the nursing profession and then later worked at Brown Shoe Factory. She was a member of the First Pentecostal Church in Malden...
Michael Mobley (03/01/05)
Michael Alan Mobley, 51, of Rector, Ark., died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at Jonesboro, Ark. Born March 6, 1953, in Paragould, Ark., son of Bill Mobley and the late Alice Maxine Mobley, he was a cattle buyer and a member of the Fifth and Pine Church of Christ in Rector...
Marline Ratliff (03/01/05)
Marline Ratliff, 69, of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 28, 2005, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Alma Spell (03/01/05)
Alma M. Gresham Spell, 92, passed away Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005 in Amarillo, Texas. She was born May 12, 1912 in Bluegrove, Texas to Joe and Lula (Melton) Gresham. Alma was the President of the Women's Auxiliary in the Tri State Conference of the Pentecostal Holiness Church for eight years. She developed children's ministries and played the piano and organ in the churches where her husband pastored. Earlier in life she traveled in a gospel trio across the United States...
Gene Turnage (03/01/05)
Funeral services for Gene Turnage, 68, of Hayti, Mo. were held at 11 a.m. today, Tuesday, March 1, at the First Baptist Church in Hayti with Dr. Mike Melton officiating. Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Hayti First Baptist Church...
Kathleen West (03/01/05)
Mary Kathleen West, 58, of Malden, Mo., formerly of Glennonville, Mo., died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2005, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born July 12, 1946, in Dunklin County, daughter of the late Arthur R. Prenger and Theresa C. Fuemueler, she was a homemaker and a member of St. Teresa Church in Glennonville...