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Obituaries from September 2005

Robert Brotherton (09/30/05)
Robert Brotherton, 69, of Senath, Mo., died today, Friday, Sept. 30, 2005, at the Senath Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
Fannie Carter (09/30/05)
Fannie Ruth Carter, 68, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born Jan. 3, 1937, in Deering, Mo., daughter of the late Jim and Mattie Lou Speakes Champ, she was a licensed practical nurse. On Sept. 20, 1952, in Piggott, Ark., she married Billy Joe Carter, who survives...
Annie Jones (09/30/05)
Annie Mae Jones, 54, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at her residence. Born Oct. 21, 1950, at Drew, Miss., daughter of the late Fred and Aslee Winiford Toy, she was a bus driver and a member of The Naked Truth Church in Gosnell, Ark. On Oct. 31, 1966, in Kennett, she married Terry Jones, who survives...
Josie Wiseman (09/30/05)
Josie Wiseman, 83, of Portageville, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 29, 2005, at Mo. Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, MO. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradhaw Funeral Home of Hayti, Mo.
Evelyn Calvert (09/29/05)
Evelyn Calvert, 78, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, Sept. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Services and burial will be held in Crossville, Tenn...
Marie Mizell (09/29/05)
arie Mizell, 88, died Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2005, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born March 19, 1917, in Alton, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Rev. James Walker and Ella Sanders Shields. On Nov. 2, 1937, in Senath, Mo., she married Horace "Doc" Mizell, who preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 1991. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Charley, Raymond, Paul and Harold Shields and two sisters, Mae Campbell and Eva Shields...
Lottys Stanfield (09/27/05)
Lottys Stanfield, 85, of Marion, Ark., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at Johnson-Hobson Care Center in Marion. Born Aug. 20, 1920, in Caruthersville, daughter of the late Holly and Ida Crowell Deprist Hendrix, she was a custodian at South Pemiscot Schools in Steele, Mo...
Vernon Griffin (09/28/05)
Vernon P. Griffin, 91, of Kennett, died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born June 26, 1914, in Dunklin County, Mo., son of the late George Benjamin Franklin and Sarah Hattie Jenette Williams Griffin, he was employed at Emerson Electric...
Fannie Carter (09/28/05)
Fannie Ruth Carter, 68, of Kennett, died today, Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2005, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 30 at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.
Hershel Payne (09/28/05)
Hershel Payne, 78, of Rives, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born July 21, 1927, in Bellville, Ark., son of Ray and Myrtle Gray Payne, he was a U.S. Army veteran. On Oct. 9, 1948, in Piggott, Ark., he married Evelyn Harder, who preceded him in death on April 9, 2003. He was also preceded in death by two sons, Garry Glen and Danny Lynn Payne and one brother, Donald Payne...
Don Skidmore (09/28/05)
Carlos Don Skidmore, 64, of Clarkton, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Aug. 9, 1941, in Gideon, Mo., son of Delphine Kinsey Skidmore and the late J.L. Skidmore, he was employed at Helena Chemical Company in Clarkton and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Clarkton...
Jerry Finley (09/27/05)
Jerry "Tiny" Finley, 54, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 25, 2005, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born April 22, 1951, in Kennett, he was the son of the late Johnny L. and Edna Rose Pace Finley. On May 5, 1989, in Malden, Mo., he married Patsy Purl, who survives...
Lowell Hanner (09/27/05)
Lowell Glenn Hanner, 80, of Osceola, Ark., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at South Mississippi County Regional Medical Center in Osceola. Born Oct. 1, 1924, in Sturdivant, Mo., son of the late George Franklin and Minnie Belle McKee Hanner, he was a mechanic and a member of the Arkansas-Missouri Sideband Club, Inc...
Gairl Hutchison (09/27/05)
Gairl "Jerry" Hutchison, 85, of Greenville, died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2005, at Clark's Mt. Nursing Center in Piedmont, Mo. Born April 17, 1920, in Kennett, son of the late John and Bessie McElwrath Hutchison, he was a welder. Survivors include one brother, James R. Hutchison, of Park Hills, Mo., and four sisters, Erma Groaning, of Park Hills, Betty Biasi, of Dixon, Calif., and Jo Phipps and Patricia A. Casas, both of Woodland, Calif...
Dale Ogden (09/27/05)
Dale Ogden, 69, of Gideon, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born July 30, 1936, in Bragg City, Mo., son of the late Alfred Lester Ogden and Ura Lovie Hammett, he was a U.S. Army veteran, an electrician and a Mason...
Hershel Payne (09/27/05)
Hershel Payne, 78, of RIves, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Sept. 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. John Dunavant officiating...
Don Skidmore (09/27/05)
Don Skidmore, 64, of Clarkton, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 26, 2005, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Tressie Lee Foster (09/25/05)
Tressie Lee Foster, 68, of Columbia, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at Columbia. Born March 25, 1937, at Edwards, Miss., she was a daughter of the late Joseph Thomas and Rosie Brister Thomas. She married Rayfield Foster who preceded her in death...
Annie Mae Jones (09/25/05)
Annie Mae Jones, 54, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at her residence. Visitation will be 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 30, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at the Bradshaw Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Noble Nelson officiating...
Dale Ogden (09/24/05)
Dale Ogden, 69, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at National HealthCare of Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Jim Thornton (09/25/05)
James Gordon Thornton, 63, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at Malden Nursing Center in Malden. Born April 11, 1942 in Dunklin County, Mo., he was a son of Gordon Thornton and Aileen Vincent Thornton of Campbell, Mo. He was married on June 15, 1991, at Helen, Ga.. His wife, Faye, preceded him in death...
Jim Thornton (09/24/05)
James Gordon Thornton, 63, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at Malden Nursing Center in Malden. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with the Rev. Earl Dell officiating.
Sue Gillis (09/23/05)
Sue Emma Gillis, 96, of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born Aug. 22, 1909, at Blytheville, Ark., daughter of the late Prentis R. and Mary Jane Peery Gillis, she was a graduate of Hayti High School, a school teacher and worked at Brown Shoe Company. She was a member of Caruthersville First Baptist Church...
Annie Jones (09/23/05)
Annie Jones, 54, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 22, 2005, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Adrian Morgan (09/23/05)
Adrian Trinity Morgan, 3 months, of Wardell, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at LeBonheur Childrens Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. Born June 4, 2005, in Memphis, Tenn., she was the daughter of Lillie Elaine Morgan, of Wardell and Nathan Dudley of Braggadocio, Mo...
Jim Thornton (09/23/05)
Jim Thornton, 63, of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, Sept. 23, 2005, at Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Edward Tutt (09/23/05)
Edward Lee Tutt, 87, of Tucson, Ariz., died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, in Tucson. Born Dec. 16, 1917, in Memphis, Tenn., son of the late Benjamin L. and Mazie Bolick Tutt, he was a U.S. Army Air Force veteran and received a Victory Ribbon, American Theatre Ribbon and Good Conduct Medal. ...
Ricki Bayer (09/20/05)
Ricki Eugenia Bayer, 58, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at her residence. Born Oct. 11, 1946, in Campbell, daughter of the late Clifford Morlin McCollum and Cona Geneva Hobbs Cornman, she was a homemaker and she attended the General Baptist Church in Campbell...
Tony Cross (09/22/05)
Tony Cross, 40, of Paris, Tenn., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at Clarksville, Tenn. Born Sept. 13, 1965, in Kennett, he was the son of Bill Cross and the late Joyce Howlett. Survivors include one son, Nathaniel Cross, of Franklin, Tenn.; father and step-mother, Bill and Jill Cross, of Holcomb, Mo.; special friend, Lisa Cortor, of Farmington, Mo.; one step-sister, Brook Walters, of White Oak, Mo., and grandparents Orville Cross and Martha Riggs, both of Holcomb...
Teresa Lowe (09/22/05)
Teresa Annette Lowe, 47, of Kennett, died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at North Little Rock, Ark. Born Oct. 3, 1957, in Kennett, daughter of the late Robert William and Beulah Laverne Carter Lowe, she was a member of Providence Baptist Church. Survivors include one son, Jason Childs Pullman and wife, Kristy, of Jonesboro, Ark.; one brother, Charles Lowe, of Malden, Mo., and six sisters, Pat Mount, of Kennett, Ann Crawford, of Rector, Ark., Linda McKimmy, of Gages Lake, Ill., Helen Brough, of Memphis, Tenn., Kathy Bost, of Senath, Mo., and Gwen Hodge, of North Little Rock.. ...
Aubrey Treece (09/22/05)
Aubrey Eugene "Bud" Treece, 68, of Lake County, Tenn., died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at Dyersburg, Tenn. Born June 24, 1937, in Wynnburg, Tenn., son of the late Jack and Mayme Warren Treece, he was a farmer and a member of the Dew Drop Independent Baptist Church in Lane, Tenn...
Roosevelt Robinson (09/21/05)
Roosevelt Jim Robinson, 105, of Piedmont, Mo., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Clarks Mountain Nursing Center in Piedmont. Born March 15, 1900, in Newport, Ark., he was the son of the late Thomas and Lizzie Robinson. In 1932, he married Rosie Robinson, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by six brothers and two sisters...
Warren Battles (09/21/05)
Warren Battles, 84, of Cottonwood Point, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at his residence. Born Aug. 25, 1921, in Clifton, Tenn., son of the late Joe R. and Mary Isabel Hill Battles, he attended Cottonwood Point and Tyler schools. He was employed at Taylor Brothers Ferries and Brown Shoe Company...
Betty Deen (09/21/05)
Betty Jo Deen, 64, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, at her residence. Born Sept. 12, 1941, in Gideon, Mo., daughter of the late Cleo Pattillo and Anna Irene King Baker, she was a nurse's aid and a member of the General Baptist Church in Campbell. On Nov. 9, 1963, in Gideon, she married Jimmy Ray Deen, who preceded her in death on June 20, 1997. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Roger and Larry Pattillo and one granddaughter, Chelsea Deen...
Royce Graves (09/21/05)
Royce "Bud" Graves, 67, of Gobler, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born July 14, 1938, in Blue Springs, Mo., son of the late Benjamin Franklin and Margaret Elsie Gentry Graves, he was a U.S. Army veteran. On Aug. 9, 1964, in Fisk, Mo., he married Sherry Bowie, who survives...
Billy Green (09/21/05)
Billy Green, 72, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Dec. 10, 1932, in Kennett, he was the son of Charles Atlee and Ouida Blair Green. On May 10, 1953, in Kennett, he married Berlina Graham, who survives...
Betty Kaiser (09/21/05)
Betty Sue Cooper Kaiser, 70, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at her residence. Born Feb. 10, 1935, in Marmaduke, Ark., daughter of the late Joseph Arnold and Ina L. Newsom Cooper, she was a 1952 graduate of Kennett High School and was employed at the Craighead County Treasurers Office. She was a member of the Highland Drive Baptist Church...
Teresa Lowe (09/21/05)
Teresa Lowe, 47, of Kennett, died Monday, Sept. 19, 2005, at North Little Rock, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Michael Coffer (09/20/05)
Michael Paul Coffer, 49, of Montgomery, Texas, formerly of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, in Conroe, Texas. Born Aug. 29, 1956, in Hornersville, he was the son of George and Donna Coffer. Survivors include his wife, Barbara Diana Coffer, of Montgomery; one daughter, Monica Coffer Delgado and husband, Ruben, of Montgomery; two sons, Paul Coffer and wife, Jennifer, of Loveland, Colo., and Michael Coffer, of Montgomery; his parents, George and Donna Coffer; one sister, Rhonda Starnes, of Chicago, Ill.; one brother, John Coffer and wife, Christy, of Denver, Colo.; four grandchildren, Erick and Jorge Delgado and Ashton and Macartney Coffer and numerous nieces and nephews.. ...
Louise Corlew (09/20/05)
Louise Virginia Corlew, 72, of Wappapello, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Oct. 9, 1932, daughter of the late Wilburn and Mable Warren Garris, she was of the Pentecostal faith. On May 8, 1948, in Malden, Mo., she married Ottis Corlew, who preceded her in death on Sept. 22, 1993. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Jerry, Jimmy, Lloyd and Donald Garris...
Tony Cross (09/20/05)
Tony Cross, 40, of Paris, Tenn., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, in Paris. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Matilda Dowdy (09/20/05)
Matilda Anna Dowdy, 88, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Aug. 11, 1917, in Dexter, Mo., daughter of the late Bert Jackson Jones and Andrea Sornsen Jones, she was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith...
Royce Graves (09/20/05)
Royce "Bub" Graves, 67, of Gobler, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, Sept. 20, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with David Powell officiating...
Billy Green (09/20/05)
Billy Green, 72, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett...
Brenda Hankins (09/20/05)
Brenda Jo Hankins, 44, of Farmington, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at her residence. Born Feb. 7, 1961, in Kennett, daughter of Virginia Fern Dearing Hankins and the late Richard Burnice Hankins, she was a member of the Southside Baptist Church...
Viola Jackson (09/20/05)
Nettie Viola Jackson, 81, of Risco, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2005, at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. Born Dec. 9, 1923, in Smithville, Tenn., daughter of the late Bethel and Aline Green McGinness, she was of the Assembly of God faith. On July 31, 1950, in Piggott, Ark., she married Homer Jackson, who survives...
Jeffrey Long (09/20/05)
Jeffrey Earl Long, 26, of Gobler, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Rushville, Ill. Born Dec. 10, 1978, in Paragould, Ark., he was the son of Diana Moore Shipley. Survivors include his mother Diana Shipley and Robert, of Gobler, Mo.; grandparents, Bat and Billie Masterson, of Holcomb, Mo., and Granny Mary Shipley, of Gobler; one brother, Michael Long and wife, Erica, of Gobler; an uncle, Rick Moore and wife, Nancy, of Marmaduke, Ark.; an Aunt, Angela Moore, of Senath, Mo.; one niece, Michaela Long, of Gobler; one nephew, Ethan Long, of Gobler and three cousins, Jeremiah Moore, of Malden, Mo., Damon Moore, of Branson, Mo., and Reed Kappleman, of Marmaduke.. ...
Hazel Woodliff (09/20/05)
Hazel Woodliff, 87, of Wentzville, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at St. Joseph Health Center West, in Lake St. Louis, Mo. Born Dec. 6, 1917, in Holcomb, Mo., daughter of the late Joseph and Alice Miles Boyd, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Wentzville...
J.N. Wright (09/20/05)
J.N. Wright, 72, of Holcomb, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born April 8, 1933, in Holcomb, son of the late Clarence and Arminda Mae Eagan Wright, he was a farmer and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include one nephew, Howard Fletcher, of Campbell and several cousins...
Opal Grimes (09/16/05)
Opal Lezona Grimes, 90, of Cookeville, Tenn., died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Born Dec. 20, 1914, in Missouri, daughter of the late James Robert and Ethel McCunter Campbell, she was a teacher and of the Church of Christ faith...
Mary Frazee (09/18/05)
Mary Frazee, 78, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born March 8, 1927, at Senath, Mo., a daughter of the late Arthur and Rosie Crow Petty, she was affiliated with Ely Baptist Church at Kennett. In 1960 in Michigan she married John Franklin Frazee who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Bill Bradley and two sisters, Eldora Matthews and Virginia Davis...
Opal Lezona Grimes (09/18/05)
Opal Lezona Grimes, 90, of Cookeville, Tenn., died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2005, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Born Dec. 20, 1914, in Missouri, a daughter of the late James Robert and Ethel McCurter Campbell, she was a retired teacher and member of the Church of Christ...
Brenda Luke (09/18/05)
Brenda Luke, 44, of Farmington, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Friday, Sept. 16, 2005, at Mineral Area Hospital at Farmington. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Mary Frances Morrow (09/18/05)
Mary Frances Morrow, 81, of Holland, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Holland. Born Dec. 13, 1923, at Booneville, Miss., she was a homemaker and affiliated with the Baptist Church. She married James Morrow of Armorel, Ark., who survives. Other survivors include four daughters, Louise Cross of Hayti, Mo., Shirley Mays and Betty Johnson, both of Steele, Mo. ...
J.N. Wright (09/18/05)
J.N. Wright, 72, of Holcomb, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 17, 2005, at Piggott Community Hospital at Piggott, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home at Campbell.
Mary Frazee (09/16/05)
Mary Frazee, 78, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Jeffrey Long (09/16/05)
Jeffrey Earl Long, 26, of Gobler, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Betty Palmer (09/15/05)
Betty Palmer, 77, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born June 21, 1928, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Morris Hazard and Cora Belle Bryant Cumpton. On June 26, 1953, in Senath, she married James Edward Palmer, who preceded her in death on Oct. 11, 1981. She was also preceded in death by five brothers, Poy, Cletus, Cecil, Alvin and Milford Cumpton and two sisters, Selma Hamm and O'Dessa Sample...
Joseph Pickard (09/15/05)
Joseph Layton Pickard, 91, of Charleston, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Born July 7, 1914, in Benton, son of the late Lee Andrew and Mary Alma Layton Pickard, he graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia, served in F.B.I., worked for Striegel Auto Company, Cotton Exchange Bank and with his family in the Pickard Insurance Agency in Kennett. ...
Robert Slagle (09/15/05)
Robert Lee Slagle, 84, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at the Mo. Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Born May 26, 1921, in Moberly, Mo., son of the late Arthur Karl and Edna Slagle, he was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and a member of the Little Brushy Baptist Church in Wappapello, Mo...
Anna Wilbur (09/15/05)
Anna Sue Wilbur, 71, of Steele, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at River Oaks Care Center in Steele. Born Feb. 14, 1934, in Cotton Plant, Mo., daughter of the late Smith and Maxine Bennett, she was a homemaker and a member of the Tyler Church of God...
Colver Forrest (09/14/05)
Colver "Cop" Ervin Forrest, 94, of Qulin, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born Jan. 2, 1911, in Pollard, Ark., son of the late Alfred Wilson and Belvia Braden Forrest, he was a farmer and carpenter. He attended the Oglesville General Baptist Church in Qulin...
Pansy Johnson (09/14/05)
Pansy Bell Strader Johnson, 92, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born May 18, 1913, in Prue, Okla., daughter of the late Elmer and Drucella Strader, she was a homemaker and a member of the Calvery Baptist Deaf Church in Riverside, Calif...
Essie McGee (09/14/05)
Essie Gooch McGee, 88, of Steele, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at River Oaks Care Center in Steele, Mo. Born July 17, 1917, in Monnett, Ark., daughter of the late Sylvester Brandon and Eva Elizabeth Davis Brandon, she was a homemaker and a member of the Denton Assembly of God Church...
Betty Palmer (09/14/05)
Betty Palmer, 77, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 14, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 15, at the Church of Christ in Senath with Greg Pollock and Paul Williams officiating...
Cleatus Stanfill (09/14/05)
Cleatus S. Stanfill, 68, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 16, 2005, at the Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born Aug. 27, 1936, in Warm Springs, Ark., son of the late Daley and Ina Bailey Stanfill, he attended school in Maynard, Ark., and received a radio journalism degree from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Ark. He was a member of the Sacred heart Church in Caruthersville and was active in the Knights of Columbus...
Rev. J.C. Smith (09/14/05)
Rev. Jean "J.C." Cassell Smith, 88, of Pocahontas, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, Sept. 13, 2005, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born in Sharp County, Ark., son of the late Joseph L. and Frances A. Smith, he was a former pastor of Friendship Baptist Church in Kennett, Immanuel Baptist Church in Newport, Ark., the Baptist Church in Imboden, Ark., First Baptist Church in Dell, Ark., and Spring Lake Baptist in Ozark Acres...
Maybell Smith (09/14/05)
Maybell Francis Eakins Smith, 70, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at her residence. Born April 16, 1935, in Caruth, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Rachel Wood Eakins. On Sept. 1, 1956, she married Douglas P. Smith Sr., who preceded her in death on Dec. 27, 1982. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Donna Sue Nolen...
Donald Curtis (09/13/05)
Donald Curtis, 68, of Peach Orchard, Ark., died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at his residence. Born Aug. 11, 1937, in Knobel, Ark., son of the late Mark Amos and Nettie Opal Kent Curtis, he was a U.S. Navy and Marine veteran. He worked for the West Memphis Evening Times and White Printing...
C.E. Forrest (09/13/05)
C.E. Forrest, 94, of Qulin, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell, Mo.
Laverne Hase (09/13/05)
Laverne Marcine White Hase, 83, died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2005, at the Doctors Hospital in Laredo, Texas. Born Jan. 3, 1922, in Braggadocio, Mo., daughter of the late Arthur C. and Ida Hatley White, she was a graduate of Braggadocio High School. On Feb. 18, 1946, in Reno, Nev., she married Ralph A. Hase, who survives...
William Hirtz (09/13/05)
William John Hirtz, 81, of Glennonville, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Sept. 15, 1923, at Loggette, Ind., son of the late John William and Alice Adaline Green Hirtz, he was a TV repairman, Texas refinery distributor and farmer. ...
Margaret King (09/13/05)
Margaret Earlene King, 81, of Blue Springs, Mo., formerly of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 11, 2005, at her residence. Born June 10, 1924, in Campbell, Mo., daughter of the late Clarence Edwin and Ella Ethel Malin Pyle, she was a nurse's aid and a member of the Harvest Baptist Church in Blue Springs...
Melvin Lackey (09/13/05)
Melvin Lackey, 43, of Cardwell, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at his residence. Born Sept. 13, 1961, in Paragould, Ark., he was the son of Dorothy Williams Lackey and the late Carl William Lackey. Survivors include two daughters, Crystal Marie and Brandy Nichole Lackey; his mother, Dorothy Lackey, of Cardwell and one sister, Carltha Crockett, of Paragould...
Reva Linville (09/13/05)
Reva Francis Linville, 83, of Campbell, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at her residence. Born Feb. 9, 1922, at Rombauer, Mo., daughter of the late George Francis and Martha Averil Beals, she was a homemaker, and member of Lynn Oak Baptist Church at Clarkton, Mo...
Betty Palmer (09/13/05)
Betty Palmer, 77, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
Ray Scott (09/13/05)
Ray Eugene Scott, 72, of East Alton, Ill, formerly of Qulin, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Alton Memorial Hospital, Alton, Ill. Born Oct. 6, 1932, at Qulin, son of the late Guy Earnest and Cora Margaret Vancil Scott, he was a U.S. Army veteran, retired steelworker, and member of Bethal Pentecostal Church in Rosewood Heights, Ill...
Maybell Smith (09/13/05)
Maybell Francis Eakins Smith, 70, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 12, 2005, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
William John Hirtz (09/11/05)
William John Hirtz, 81, of Glennonville, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. Visitation will be 7 pm. Monday, Sept. 12, St. Teresa's Catholic Church in Glennonville. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, at St. Teresa's Catholic Church with the Rev. Dan Hirtz and Bishop John Liebrecht officiating...
Johnny Bruce (09/11/05)
Johnny Bruce, 68, of Malden, Mo. died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at his residence. Born July 7, 1937, at Dyersburg, Tenn., he was a son of J.R. Bruce and the late Dorothy Williams Bruce. He was the retired owner of Bruce Repair Shop and was a deacon at First Southern Baptist Church at Malden...
Ruth Ward Dignan (09/11/05)
Ruth Ward Dignan, 96, of Malden, died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Beverly Health & Rehab of Malden. Born Oct. 8, 1908, at Malden, she was a daughter of the late M.C. "Bart" and Matilda Jones Wood. She married Everett Ward in 1931. He died Dec. 23, 1984. In 1970, she married William A. Dignan who preceded her in death Dec. 24, 1995. She attended the Sunnyvale Baptist Church...
Gordon Dwayne French (09/11/05)
Gordon Dwayne French, 67, of Osceola, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005 at Osceola. Born Feb. 22, 1937, at Rector, Ark., he was a son of Flora McCoy French of Osceola and the late Leroy French. Other survivors include daughters, Lavetria Gonzalez of Washington, D.C., Sheri Meeks of Cheyenne, Wyo. ...
Iva May Gregory (09/11/05)
Iva May Gregory, 91, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Beverly Healthcare in Malden. Born July 10, 1914, in New Madrid County, she was a daughter of the late John Royal and Mary Melissa Graham Skidmore. She was a homemaker and member of the Church of Christ at Malden...
Max Jackson Sr. (09/11/05)
Max Jackson Sr., 75, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born March 6, 1930, at Adamsville, Tenn., a son of the late Grady Edward and Maggie Tacker Jackson, he served as a medic in the U.S. Army during the Korean War...
Johnny Bruce (09/10/05)
Johnny Bruce, 68, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Malden. Visitation is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Saturday, Sept. 10, at Landess Funeral Home of Malden. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Landess Chapel with Dr. Bill Jackson officiating...
Ruth Ward Dignan (09/10/05)
Ruth Ward Dignan, 96, of Malden, Mo, died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Beverly Health & Rehab at Malden. Visitation will be 6 p.m. today, Saturday, Septl 10, at Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services are 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at Bradshaw Chapel with the Rev. David Wigger officiating...
Gordon Dwayne French (09/10/05)
Gordon Dwayne French, 67, of Osceola, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Osceola. Visitation is 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. today, Saturday, Sept. 10, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at McDaniel Chapel with the Rev. Jocelyn VanBuskirk officiating...
Iva May Gregory (09/10/05)
Iva May Gregory, 91, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Beverly Healthcare in Malden. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Landess Funeral Home at Malden. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at Landess Chapel with Mr. David McElwain officiating...
Reva Francis Linville (09/10/05)
Reva Francis Linville, 83, of Campbell, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 10, 2005, at her residence. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at Landess Funeral Home in Campbell. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 13, at the Landess Chapel with the Rev. Bill Orr officiating...
Ray Eugene Scott (09/10/05)
Ray Eugene Scott of East Alton, Ill., formerly of Qulin, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at Alton Memorial Hospital in Alton, Ill. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12, at Landess Funeral Home in Campbell, Mo. Funeral services are 2 p.m. Monday at the Landess Chapel with the Rev. Royce Roy officiating...
Johnny Bruce (09/09/05)
Johnny Bruce, 68, of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Donald Curtis (09/09/05)
Donald Curtis, 68, of Peach Orchard, Ark., died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at his residence. Born Aug. 11, 1937, in Knobel, Ark., son of the late Mark Amos and Nettie Opal Kent Curtis, he was a U.S. Navy and Marine veteran. He worked for the West Memphis Evening Times and White Printing...
Jerry Davis (09/09/05)
Jerry Davis, 58, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at his residence. Born Oct. 5, 1946, in Kennett, son of the late James Jefferson and Smatha Birtie Mae Gray Davis, he was a U.S. Marine veteran, having served in Vietnam. He was a member of the Charles M. Cable Detachment Marine Corp League and the Kennett VFW...
Ruth Dignan (09/09/05)
Ruth Ward Dignan, 96, of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, Sept. 9, 2005, at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with the Rev. David Wigger officiating...
Gordon French (09/09/05)
Gordon French, 67, of Osceola, Ark., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Osceola. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Max Jackson (09/09/05)
Max Jackson, 75, of Kennett, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...
Mel Lackey (09/09/05)
Mel Lackey, 43, of Cardwell, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Arybrd, Mo.
Jerry Davis (09/08/05)
Jerry Davis, 59, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2005, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Gordon French (09/08/05)
Gordon French, 67, of Osceola, Ark., died today, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Osceola. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Max Jackson (09/08/05)
Max Jackson, 75, of Kennett, died today, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Mel Lackey (09/08/05)
Mel Lackey, 43, of Cardwell, Mo., died today, Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Arbyrd, Mo.
Burley Lamunion (09/07/05)
Burley Ray Lamunion, 83, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Beverly Health and Rehab at Malden. Born Oct. 2, 1921, at Powe, Mo., son of the late John Thomas Lamunion and Perlie Mae Felts Lamunion he was a member of First Southern Bank of Malden and a farmer...
Lonzo Akridge (09/06/05)
Lonzo Akridge, 53, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at his residence. Born Feb. 14, 1952, in Campbell, son of the late Lonzo Howard Sr., and Dorothy Jean Prentice Akridge, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Vietnam War. He was employed at Kelley Electric, a member of the American Legion and was of the Baptist faith...
Sue Brandon (09/06/05)
Sue Brandon, 76, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at her residence. Born April 22, 1929, in Malden, daughter of the late Tilden J. and Alice Florene Wimberley Pittman, she was employed at General Motors and was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Malden...
Lemith Garrett (09/06/05)
Lemith Elizabeth Garrett, died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2005, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Daughter of the late J.C. and Verdie Bond Jones, she attended the Emerson Street Church of God in Kennett. On Nov. 29, 1942, she married Ray Garrett, who preceded her in death on Jan. 28, 1994. She was also preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters...
Mavis Harris (09/06/05)
Mavis Krone Harris, 89, of Senath, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at the Senath Nursing Center. Born Feb. 7, 1916, in Senath, she was the daughter of the late George Wesley and Fannie Barr Krone. On May 20, 1933, in Paragould, Ark., she married Paul Harris, who preceded her in death on Jan. 10, 1975. She was also preceded in death by one son, George Paul Harris and one sister, Jewel Krone Hooper...
David Hilburn (09/06/05)
David Keith Hilburn, 48, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005. Born Aug. 19, 1957, in Hayti, Mo., son of the late Isom Hilburn Jr. and Mary Virginia Robinson Hilburn, he graduated from Caruthersville High School, He was a carpenter and he attended the Cottonwood Point Baptist Church...
Mary Hull (09/06/05)
Mary Magalene Hull, 72, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at her residence. Born April 3, 1933, in Catron, Mo., daughter of the late Frederick and Ella Hoss Lizenbee, she was a seamstress. She was a member of the Sugartree General Baptist Church in Bernie, Mo.. and a volunteer at the Bootheel Youth Museum in Malden...
Lonzo Akridge (09/05/05)
Lonzo Akridge, 53, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005, at his residence. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6, at Landess Funeral Home in Campbell. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, at the Landess Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...
Burley Ray Lamunion (09/04/05)
Burley Ray Lamunion, 83, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at Beverly Health and Rehab at Malden. Born Oct. 2, 1921, at Powe, Mo., a son of the late John Thomas Winters and Perlie Mae Felts Lamunion he was a member of First Southern Baptist Church at Malden and a farmer...
Mary Magalene Hull (09/03/05)
Mary Magalene Hull, 72, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 2, 2005, at her residence. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, at Landess Funeral Home at Malden. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 5, at the Landess Chapel with Dr. Bill Jackson officiating...
James Edward Shubert (09/03/05)
James Edward Shubert, 55, of Steele, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, at Powell Funeral Home at Steele. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, at the Powell Chapel with the Rev. Dave Lewelling officiating...
Lillie Mae Wright (09/03/05)
Lillie Mae Wright, 82, of Dexter, Mo., formerly of Parma, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 1, at Beverly Health and Rehab at Dexter. Visitation will be 11 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, at Bradshaw Funeral Home at Malden. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday in the Bradshaw Chapel with Mr. Allan Laszewski officiating...
James Edward Shubert (09/04/05)
James Edward Shubert, 55, of Steele, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005. Born June 13, 1950, at Waynesboro, Tenn., a son of the late James Harden Shubert and Arlie Ester Martin Shubert, he was employed at Noranda Aluminum. On Oct. 23, 1992, at Steele, he married Cathy Razer, who survives...
Lillie Mae Wright (09/04/05)
Lillie Mae Wright, 82, of Dexter, Mo., formerly of Parma, Mo., died Thursday, Sept. 1, 2005, at Beverly Health and Rehab Services at Dexter. Born Nov. 19, 1922, at Lake Village, Ark., a daughter of the late Willis McCan and Lusendy Miles McCan, she was affiliated with Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness...
Dora Brooks (09/02/05)
Evangelist Dora Grace Brooks, 81, of Gobler, Mo., died Friday, Aug. 26, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born May 5, 1924, in Pelahatchie, Miss., daughter of the late Peter Lee and Desiree Walton, she was an evangelist and a member of All Saints' Temple Church of God in Christ International...
Burley Lamunion (09/02/05)
Burley Lamunion, 83, of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, Sept. 2, 2005 at Beverly Healthcare in Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Betty Mathis (09/02/05)
Betty Powers Mathis, 68, of Steele, Mo., died Sept. 1, 2005, at Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Oct. 16, 1936, in Gosnell, Ark., daughter of the late Virgil and Minnie Conner Powers, she was employed at Bibbs Trucking. Survivors include two sons, Gary Mathis, of Hayti, Mo., and Greg Mathis, of Steele; one daughter, Vicki Sears, of Springfield, Mo.; three sisters, Bonnie Spooner and Karen Parmes, both of Steele and Beth Johnson, of San Springs, Okla.; three brothers, Charles Powers, of Wappapello, Mo., Frank Powers, of Sikeston, Mo., and Steve Powers, of Steele and six grandchildren, Candice Mathis, of Hayti, Kevin Sears, of St. ...
Audra Sturgeon (09/02/05)
Audra Louise Sturgeon, 88, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Born Jan. 27, 1917, in Senath, Mo., daughter of the late Robert Joseph and Ada Gorman Greer, she was retired from Ely-Walker Shirt Factory and a member of the Everett Street Baptist Church...
Lula Counts (09/01/05)
Lula Bell Counts, 64, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born July 24, 1941, in Portageville, Mo., daughter of the late Clarence Isbell and Dorothy Huffman Isbell Brand, she was a homemaker and a member of the New Life Pentecostal Church in Campbell...
James Hutchison (09/01/05)
James Robert "Bob" Hutchison, 78, of Leachville, Ark., died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2005, near Leachville. Born at Bloomfield, Mo., son of the late James David and Roxie Owen Hutchison, he was retired from MAPCO Natural Gas Company and was a member of the Milligan Ridge Baptist Church...
Rodney Riggs (09/01/05)
Rodney S. Riggs, 77, of Kennett, died Monday, Aug. 29, 2005, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Oct. 13, 1927, in Kennett, he was the son of Oliver Loren Sr., and Otra Turnbow Riggs. He married Revella Ballinger, who preceded him in death in 1980. He later married Sue Marler, who survives...
Audra Sturgeon (09/01/05)
Audre Louise Sturgeon, 88, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2005, at National Health Care in Kennett. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...