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Obituaries from April 2006

Zada Akers (04/28/06)
Zada Akers, 87, of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 26, 2006, at the Baptist Hospital in Collierville, Tenn. Born Sept. 5, 1918, in Caraway, Ark., daughter of the late Edward and Evelyn Jimerson Hillhouse, she was a member of the Westside Church of Christ...
Sarina Woods (04/28/06)
Sarina Marie Woods, 16 months, of Clifton, Colo., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, April 20, 2006, at her residence. Born Dec. 5, 2004, in Kennett, she was the daughter of Jonathan and Benita Shostrom Woods. Survivors include her parents, Jonathan and Benita Woods of Clifton; one brother, Shayd Woods, of Clifton; paternal grandfather, Dale Woods, of Leachville, Ark.; paternal grandmother, Tina Chapel, of Arbyrd, Mo.; paternal step-grandfather, Steven Chapel, of Arbyrd; paternal great-great-grandfather, Andrew Burcham, of Arbyrd; maternal great-grandfather, Gary Turner, of Kennett and maternal great-grandpa, Roy Bennett, of California.. ...
Zada Akers (04/27/06)
Zada Akers, 87, of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 26, 2006, at the Baptist Hospital in Collierville, Tenn. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Ola Juelfs (04/27/06)
Ola Juelfs, 69, of Troy, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, April 26, 2006, in Troy. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, April 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, April 29, at the McDaniel Chapel...
Peggy Earnheart (04/26/06)
Peggy Luciell Earnheart, 65, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, April 23, 2006, at her residence. Born Dec. 29, 1940, in Leachville, Ark., daughter of the late Alvis and Ivy Jewell Lindsley Earnheart, she attended Spoonerville Baptist Church in Malden. In July 1963, in Oregon, Ill., she married Harvey Edward Lewis, who preceded her in death on April 3, 2000. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Loretta Ligons...
Irene Foreman (04/26/06)
Irene Cora Foreman, 75, of Gray Ridge, Mo., died Monday, April 24, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Born July 15, 1930, in Malden, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Jerry and Cora Truett Book. She married Jake Brown, who preceded her in death. She married Floyd Foreman on Feb. 25, 1967, in New Madrid, Mo., who preceded her in death on Oct. 2, 1991. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Shirley Nelson; one son, J.R. Brown; two sisters and four brothers...
George Ham (04/26/06)
George "Pat" Ham, 77, of Middletown, Mo., died Friday, April 21, 2006, at Missouri Veteran's Home in Mexico, Mo. Born March 17, 1929, in Montgomery City, Mo., son of the late Tazwell and Sarah Bishop Ham, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in the Korean War, a truck driver and a heavy equipment operator. He was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Wellsville, Mo., and the Montgomery City VFW #4436...
Eula Newton (04/26/06)
Eula Lee Newton, 90, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, April 23, 2006, at her residence. Born Oct. 14, 1915, in Tennessee, daughter of the late Ernest and Nora B. Carrington Wood, she was a school teacher and a member of the First Baptist Church in Senath...
Sharron Cook (04/25/06)
Sharron Lee Cook, 57, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, April, 20, 2006, at Kennett. Born July 14, 1948, in Piggott, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Floyd and Reda Holcomb Jewell. Survivors include one son, Chris Cook, of Braintree, Mass.; two brothers, Billy Jewell and Sammy Jewell and wife, Becky, all of Kennett and one sister, Sheila Hitt and husband, Don, of Rogers, Ark...
Donnie Fitzgerald (04/25/06)
Donnie Wayne Fitzgerald, 50, of Rector, Ark., died Friday, April 21, 2006, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born July 16, 1955, in Hornersville, Mo., he was the son of the late Charles and Gracie Fitzgerald Holtsclaw. On Sept. 10, 1982, in Cardwell, Mo., he married Bertha Ann Rice, who survives...
Irene Foreman (04/25/06)
Irene Foreman, 75, of Gray Ridge, Mo., died Monday, April 24, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Gideon, Mo.
Eula Newton (04/25/06)
Eula Lee Newton, 90, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, April 23, 2006. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, April 26, in the McGrew Cemetery at Senath. McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath is in charge of arrangements.
Helen Swain (04/25/06)
Helen Swain, 93, of Kennett, died Sunday, April 23, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Jan. 31, 1913, in Ozark, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Walter William and Edith Elmine Gardner Smith. On June 4, 1932, in Kennett, she married Homer Swain, who preceded her in death in March of 1978. ...
Sarina Woods (04/25/06)
Sarina Marie Woods, 16 months, of Grand Junction, Colo., formerly of Arbyrd, Mo., died Thursday, April 20, 2006, at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, April 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 29, in the McGrew Cemetery at Senath, Mo., with the Rev. Floyd Bailey officiating...
Zelan A. Benson (04/23/06)
Zelan Alceba Benson, 90, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, April 20, 2006, at the General Baptist Nursing Home of Campbell. She was born October 13, 1915, at Kennett, a daughter of the late Frank and Anna Z. Blair Gamblin. On July 16, 1932, she married John Willard Benson who preceded her in death Feb. 4, 1993...
George Brooks (04/23/06)
George Brooks, 80, of Kennett, died Thursday, April 20, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center at Kennett. Born Oct. 31, 1925, at Hornersville, Mo., a son of the late Lemma Floyd and Minnie Ava Tillman Brooks, he served in the U.S. Navy during World War II...
Sharron L. Cook (04/22/06)
Sharron Lee Cook, 57, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, April 20, 2006, at Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Donnie Fitzgerald (04/23/06)
Donnie Fitzgerald, 50, of Rector, Ark., died Friday, April 21, 2006, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Sunday, April 23, at McDaniel funeral home in Senath. Funeral services are 10 a.m. Monday, May 24, at McDaniel chapel with the Rev. Andy Smith officiating...
Charles J. Holmes (04/23/06)
Charles Junior Holmes, 70, of Paragould, Ark., died Friday, April 21, 2006, at John J. Pershing V.A. Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Dec. 15, 1935 at Cumberland, Miss., a son of the late James Willis and Samantha Catherine Dotson Holmes, he served in the U.S. Army and was Jr. Vice Commander of the VFW Post in Paragould...
Richard D. Nixon (04/23/06)
Richard Dale Nixon, 41, of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center at Kennett. Born June 20, 1964 at Watervliet, Mich., he is the son of Alma Gean Gargas Nixon of Kennett and the late Lee Edward Nixon. On May 24, 2002 at Kennett, he married Stephanie Sturgeon, who survives...
Donnie Fitzgerald (04/22/06)
Donnie Fitzgerald, 50, of Rector, Ark., died Friday, April 21, 2006, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Senath, Mo.
Zelan Benson (04/21/06)
Zelan Alceba Benson, 90, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, April 20, 2006, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
George Brooks (04/21/06)
George Brooks, 80, of Kennett, died Thursday, April 20, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Clarence Green (04/21/06)
Clarence Leo Green, 83, of Forest City, N.C., died Tuesday, April 18, 2006, at Autumn Care of Forest City. Born Oct. 27, 1922, in Knobel, Ark., son of the late Clarence Ervin and Grace Jackson Green he was a U.S. Army veteran having served in WWII. He was in the auto body shop business, a car dealer and a member of the Main Street Baptist Church in Spindale...
Charles Holmes (04/21/06)
Charles J. Holmes, 70, died today, Friday, April 21, 2006, at the Veterans Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Gary Miller (04/21/06)
Gary Allen Miller, 54, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born Aug. 7, 1951, in Kennett, he was the son of C.D. Burr and the late Mildred Miller Burr. He married Linda McElwrath, who preceded him in death. He later married Robin Woodberry, who survives...
Richard Nixon (04/21/06)
Richard Dale Nixon, 41, of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, April 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 23, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Joyce Helton officiating...
Aubrey Tarpley, Jr. (04/21/06)
Aubrey Vene Tarpley, Jr., 76, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, April 17, 2006, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti, Mo. Born Oct. 3, 1929, in Brinkley, Ark., son of the late Aubrey Vene, Sr., and Mina Burgess Tarpley, he attended Caruthersville School, and a U.S. Navy veteran. He was employed at the Caruthersville Shipyard, a code enforcement officer for the city of Caruthersville, a firefighter, member of the V.F.W. and a member of the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church...
Asa Hillis (04/20/06)
Asa Hillis, 74, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, April 18, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born April 5, 1932, in Williamsville, Mo., son of the late James and Addie White Hillis, he was a farmer, carpenter and factory worker and a member of the First Baptist Church in St. Francis, Ark...
Gary Miller (04/20/06)
Gary Allen Miller, 54, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Wednesday, April 19, 2006 at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Richard Nixon (04/20/06)
Richard Nixon, 41, of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 19, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Timothy Evans (04/19/06)
Timothy D. Evans, 32, of Liberty, Mo., passed away Tuesday, April 11, 2006, in Kansas City, Mo., in a motorcycle accident. Timothy was born June 26, 1973 in Kennett to Donald and Diane Meeks Evans. He was an engineer for the Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad...
Gerald Bethune (04/19/06)
Gerald Wayne Bethune, 62, of Caruthersville, Mo. died Thursday, April 6, 2006 at his residence. Born Jan. 23, 1944, in Campbell, Mo., son of the late Noble and Martha Redfairn Bethune, he attended Portageville School and was a graduate of the University of Tennessee-Martin. He was a teacher and coach at Caruthersville school system and currently at Hayti school system and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Caruthersville...
Asa Hillis (04/19/06)
Asa Hillis, 74, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, April 18, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.
Landon Mayberry (04/19/06)
Landon Lane Mayberry, 1 month, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 18, 2006, at his residence. Born March 9, 2006, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., he was the son of Mickey Lee and Cynthia Paulette Kelly Mayberry. Survivors also include one brother, Jacob Wade Mayberry, of Kennett; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Elton Loughary, of Campbell, Mo.; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Mayberry, of Kennett and grandmother, Patricia Wolford, of Campbell...
Lottie Yarbrough (04/19/06)
Lottie E. Yarbrough, 83, of Little Rock, Ark., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., and Blytheville, Ark., died Wednesday, April 12, 2006, at the Baptist Hospital in Little Rock. Born May 24, 1922, in Heloise, Tenn., daughter of the late William R. and Iris F. Loflin Moody, she was a 1941 graduate of Caruthersville High School and was employed with the Mayflower Moving and Storage Company. She was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church in Blytheville...
William Asakevich (04/18/06)
William Edward Asakevich, 72, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, April 16, 2006, at the VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born May 4, 1933, in Wheeling, W.Va., son of the late William John and Mary Marie Ferner Asakevich, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean War, where he received the Purple Heart...
Martha Blurton (04/18/06)
Martha Marie Blurton, 62, of Ellsinore, Mo., formerly of Wardell, Mo., died Saturday, April 15, 2006, at her residence. Born Feb. 22, 1944, in Wardell, she was the daughter of the late Cecil and Ruth Cheshire Hampton. On July 16, 1966, in Wardell, she married Limuel Blurton, who survives...
William Dillon (04/18/06)
William Harold Dillon, 63, of Cardwell, Mo., died Saturday, April 15, 2006, at the St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Nov. 25, 1942, in Paragould, Ark., he was the son of the late Delford and Lois Cupp Dillon. On April 15, 1961, in Paragould, he married Delores June Luke, who survives...
Sue Evans (04/18/06)
Sue Evans, 72, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, April 17, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Oct. 25, 1933, in Decaturville, Tenn., daughter of the late Benjamin and Norena Hamilton Walker, she was a cook for Campbell School and of the Baptist faith...
Esther Hall (04/18/06)
Esther Hall, 96, of Kennett, died Saturday, April 15, 2006, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born April 29, 1909, in St. Louis, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Isdore and Faga Scopp Tabachnic. On March 29, 1940, she married J.T. Hall, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Sam and Joe Tabachnic and one sister, Edith Peters...
Maxine Hicks (04/18/06)
Maxine Hicks, 65, of Senath, Mo., died Friday, April 14, 2006, at the Senath Nursing Center. Born Nov. 7, 1940, in Light, Ark., she was the daughter of the late William Pleas and Mary Lee Smallman. She married Robert Lee Taylor. She later married Charles Glen Damron, Hayward Mixon and James Hicks, who all preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, John and William Smallman and a son-in-law, Wilburn Roy Perkins...
William Harold Dillon (04/16/06)
William Harold Dillon, 63, of Cardwell, Mo., died Saturday, April 15, 2006, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center at Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Sunday, April 16, at the McDaniel Funeral Home at Arbyrd, Mo. Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Monday, April 17, at Cardwell Cemetery in Cardwell...
Esther Hall (04/16/06)
Esther Hall, 96, of Kennett, died Saturday, April 15, 2006, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Dennis G. Lemings Sr. (04/16/06)
Dennis G. Lemings Sr., 53, of Clarkton, Mo., died Thursday, April 13, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Dec. 3, 1952, at Kennett, a son of Bonnie Pruett Lemings of Clarkton, and the late Velvert Jackson "V.J." Lemings, he was a farmer and attended First Assembly of God Church at Clarkton...
Lynn Parker (04/16/06)
Lynn Parker, 89, of Leesburg, Fla., died Thursday, April 13, 2006, at Lake Harris Health Center in Leesburg, Fla. Born Aug. 16, 1916, at Flint, Mich., he was a son of the late Lynn David and Mary B. Trimble Parker. He married Rubynell Legan who survives...
Maxine Hicks (04/14/06)
Maxine Hicks, 65, of Senath, Mo., died today, Friday, April 14, 2006, at the Senath Nursing Center. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday, April 16, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, April 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Andy Smith officiating...
Elaine King (04/14/06)
Agnes Elaine King, 63, of Clarkton, Mo., died Thursday, April 13, 2006, at her residence. Born Dec. 26, 1942, in Gideon, Mo., daughter of Agnes Richardson Entrikin and the late Clarence Entrikin, she was a school teacher and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Campbell, Mo...
Lynn Parker (04/14/06)
Lynn Parker, 89, of Leesburg, Fla., died Thursday, April 13, 2006, at Luke Harris Health Center in Leesburg. No visitation planned. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, April 17, in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett with the Rev. Ed Jansson officiating...
Elizabeth Crain (04/13/06)
Elizabeth Marie Crain, 93, of Braggadocio, Mo., died Sunday, April 2, 2006, at her residence. Born Feb. 5, 1913, in Bartlett, Tenn., daughter of the late Herman and Elizabeth Barrett Felton, she attended Braggadocio School. She was a homemaker and a member of the Braggadocio Baptist Church...
Maysel Langston (04/13/06)
Maysel L. Langston, 84, of Kokomo, Ind., died Tuesday, April 11, 2006, at Waterford Place Health Campus in Kokomo. Born Sept. 11, 1921, in Caruthersville, Mo., she was the daughter of the late David H. and Bernice C. Thompson Helm. She married James Norman Langston, who preceded her in death in 1977...
Madge McDonald (04/13/06)
Margaret "Madge" Ann McDonald, 72, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, April 11, 2006, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born June 26, 1933, in Clinton, Iowa, daughter of the late Fredrick and Helen Coleman Dean, she was a member of the Stokelan Drive Christian Church in Malden...
Whitson Wagner (04/13/06)
Whitson Louis Wagner, 83, of Pocahontas, Ark., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, April 8, 2006, at Randolph County Nursing Center in Pocahontas. Born April 27, 1922, in Pemiscot County, Mo., son of the late Clarence S. "Clint" and Margaret Jane Baker Wagner, he was a U.S. veteran of WWII, a farmer and a mechanic...
Eugene Scholes (04/12/06)
Eugene Scholes, 79, of Pine Bluff, Ark., died Sunday, April 9, 2006, at his residence. Born May 4, 1926, in Campbell, Mo., son of the late Jim and Lessie Hope Scholes, he was a 1943 graduate of Malden High School and a U.S.. Navy veteran, having served in the Korean Conflict. He was employed at Cotton Belt/Southern Pacific Railroad, a Mason and a member of the Sahara Shriners and Jacob Brump Lodge No. 160...
Bert Wheeler (04/12/06)
Bert Wheeler, 41, of Blytheville, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, April 10, 2006, at Blytheville. Born April 11, 1964, in Kennett, son of the late Albertus Smith and Erma Louise Hall Wheeler, he was a U.S. Navy veteran. Survivors include two brothers, Bobby Wood and wife, Mary, of Blytheville and Charles Wheeler and wife, Mary Beth, of Kennett and one sister, Melba Brotherton and husband, Orville, of Senath, Mo...
Wanda Cole (04/11/06)
Wanda Henrietta Cole, 82, of Pascola, Mo., died Tuesday, April 4, 2006, in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Dec. 23, 1923, at Hayti, Mo., daughter of the late Henry Riley and Mary Belle Klene Euell, she was a 1942 graduate of Hayti High School and a member of the Hayti First United Methodist Church...
David Davidson (04/11/06)
David L. Davidson, 46, of Denham Springs, La., died Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at Summit Hospital in Baton Rouge, La. Born Jan. 21, 1960, in St. Louis, Mo., son of Donald Bryant, Sr., and the late Betty Jones Bryant, he was a construction laborer. He married Bettye Sue Holiday, who survives...
Mable Lack (04/11/06)
Mackie Mable Lack, 96, of Caruthersville, Mo., formerly of Braggadocio, Mo., died Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at Caruthersville. Born March 18, 1910, in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of the late Arch and Rose Lutes Austin, she was of the Methodist faith. In 1925, in Savannah, she married Sam Lack, who preceded her in death in 1968. She was also preceded in death by eight children, Johnny, Dee, Otis Fay, Sam Jr., Archie, Steven and Janice Gail Lack and Geneva Poe and several brothers and sisters...
Raymond Maples (04/11/06)
Raymond Maples, 84, of Cardwell, Mo., died Friday, April 7, 2006, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Born Dec. 18, 1921, in St. Louis, Mo., son of the late Raymond Maples, Sr., he was a U.S. Army veteran. On Aug. 29, 1944, in Paragould, he married Mammie Lee Forrester, who preceded him in death on April 5, 2002...
Madge McDonald (04/11/06)
Madge McDonald, 72, of Malden, Mo., died today, Tuesday, April 11, 2006, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Lillian Milburn (04/11/06)
Lillian Milburn, 85, of Hendersonville, N.C., died Friday, April 7, 2006, in Hendersonville. Born April 10,1920, in Palo Pinto County, Texas, daughter of the late Talmedge D. and Nora Lassiter Wilson, she was a hospital dietitian and a member of the Chimney Rock Baptist Church...
James Norman (04/11/06)
James Glen "Boots" Norman, 86, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, April 2, 2006 in Hayti, Mo. Born Feb. 29, 1920, in Cottonwood Point, Mo., son of the late James Wesley and Beulah Cunningham Norman, he was a carpenter. On May 4, 1940, in Kennett, he married Lotric Taylor, who survives...
Virgil Powell (04/11/06)
Virgil Leon Powell, 88, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, April 6, 2006, at Beverly Health and Rehab at Malden. Born July 28, 1917, at Peoria, Ill., son of the late Lee and Clara Armstrong Powell, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran, having served in WWII, a member of the Four Mile Masonic Lodge, past member of the Malden Board of Public Works, Malden Lions Club Citizen of the Year, retired from Powell Supply and a member of First United Methodist Church of Malden...
Norma Smotherman (04/11/06)
Norma Smotherman, 83, of Kennett, died Sunday, April 9, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. She was born Nov. 15, 1922, in Missouri. She married William "Bill" Smotherman, who preceded her in death. Survivors include one daughter, Opal Liles, of Clarkton, Mo.; three sons, Arthur and Edward Smotherman, both of Kennett and David Smotherman, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; three grandchildren, Kathy, Lee and William Liles, all of Clarkton and nine great-grandchildren...
Bert Wheeler (04/11/06)
Bert Wheeler, 41, of Blytheville, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, April 10, 2006 at Blytheville. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Bobby Eugene Hailey (04/09/06)
Bobby Eugene Hailey, 74, died Tuesday, April 4, 200, at St. John's Regional Health Center in Springfield, Mo. Born Dec. 21, 1931, at Bertrand, Mo., a son of the late Carl Madison and Lillian Emily King Hailey. He was reared in the Denton-Steele, Mo. area, served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member of the VFW and a Baptist...
Bessie Bane (04/09/06)
Bessie Marcella Pace Bane, 73 of Portageville, Mo., died Thursday, April 6, at Blytheville, Ark. Born July 14, 1932 at Rives, Mo., she was a daughter of the late James Thomas and Francis Eller Scott Hicks. She married J.B. Pace who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters...
David Davidson (04/09/06)
David L. Davidson, 46, of Denham Springs, La., died Wednesday, April 5, 2006 at Summit Hospital in Baton Rouge, La. Graveside services will be 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, at Bethany Cemetery at Campbell, Mo. under direction of Landess Funeral Home of Malden, Mo...
Tennie Johnson (04/09/06)
Mrs. Tennie Johnson, 96, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Thursday, April 6, 2006, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center at Jonesboro. Born Jan. 13, 1910, at Piggott, Ark., she was a daughter of the late Victor and Nora Toombs Wright. She married Fonzie Johnson who preceded her in death Dec. 16, 1974. She was also preceded in death by tw sisters, Myrl Hood and Mamie Nichols...
Raymond Maples (04/09/06)
Raymond Maples, 84, of Cardwell, Mo., died Friday, April 7, 2006, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould, Ark. Visitation will be 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. today, Sunday, April 9, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd, Mo. Funeral services will be at noon Monday, April 10, at the Full Gospel Church in Cardwell with the Rev. Leland Dement officiating...
Ruby McElwrath (04/09/06)
Ruby Ella McElwrath, 70, of Kennett, died Friday, April 7, 2006, at NEA Medical Center of Jonesboro, Ark. Born August 9, 1935, at Kennett, she was a daugther of the late Benjamin P. and Susan Ada Foster McClanahan. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Melva Raines and Joan Vinson; and three brothers, Haraold, Cleo and Alvia McClanahan...
Lillian Milburn (04/09/06)
Lilliam Milburn, 85, of Hendersonville, N.C., died Friday, April 7, 2006, at Hendersonville. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Virgil Powell (04/09/06)
Virgil Leon Powell, 88, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, April 6, 2006, at Beverly Health and Rehab at Malden. Born July 28, 1917, at Peoria, Ill., a son of the late Lee and Clara Armstrong Powell, he was a Mason, Sunday School teacher, past member of the Malden Board of Public Works, Malden Lions Club Citizen of the Year, retired from Powell Supply and a member of First United Methodist Church of Malden. He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II...
Vada Larie Woten (04/09/06)
Vada Larie Woten, 91, of Wardell, Mo., died Saturday, March 25, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born August 20, 1914, at Wardell, a daughter of the late James Calvin and Martha Jane Miller Hillin, she was a homemaker. On May 21, 1935, at Portageville, Mo., she married Isaac Woten who preceded her in death July 8, 2002. ...
Bessie Bane (04/07/06)
Bessie Marcella Pace Bane, 73, of Portageville, Mo., died Thursday, April 6, 2006. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, April 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 9, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
James Bechtel (04/07/06)
James Allen Bechtel, 77, of Winfield, Mo., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Tuesday, April 4, 2006, at Winfield. Born Feb. 28, 1929, in Arbyrd, Mo., he was the son of the late William and Evaline Jones Bechtel. Survivors include one brother, Junior Bechtel, of Benton, Ark.; one sister, Luveda Blanton, of Holcomb and several nieces and nephews...
Dean Davidson (04/07/06)
Dean Davidson, 63, of Cardwell, Mo., died Thursday, April 6, 2006, at her residence. Born Aug. 7, 1942, in Gideon, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Jack and Lucy Mae Gibbons McBride. In Feb., 1965, in Paragould, Ark., she married Glen Davidson, who survives...
Mariece Gilmore (04/07/06)
Eva Mariece Gilmore, 80, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Sept. 10, 1925, in Minden, La., daughter of the late Thomas Jefferson and Vera Mae Dyer Disotell, she was a member of the First General Baptist Church in Malden...
Tennie Johnson (04/07/06)
Tennie Johnson, 96, of Jonesboro, Ark., died Thursday, April 6, 2006, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, April 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, April 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Mable Lack (04/07/06)
Funeral services for Mable Lack, 96, of Caruthersville, Mo., formerly of Braggadocio, Mo., will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 8, 2006, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti, Mo. with the Rev. Mike Hargraves officiating. Burial will follow in the Pemiscot Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Caruthersville...
Ruby McElwrath (04/07/06)
Ruby McElwrath, 70, of Kennett, died today, Friday, April 7, at the Northeast Arkansas Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Virgil Powell (04/07/06)
Virgil Powell, 88, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, April 6, 2006, at Beverly Health and Rehab in Malden. Visitation will begin at 9:30 a.m., Monday, April 10, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, April 10, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bob McNabb officiating...
Rudolph Roach (04/07/06)
Rudolph S. "Sonny" Roach, 59, of Portageville, Mo., died Saturday, April 1, 2006, at Jonesboro, Ark. Born Jan. 31, 1947, in Fries, Va., son of the late Dortha Roach Kirk, he was a U.S. Army veteran, and a truck driver. On Oct. 3, 1987, in Huntsville, Ala., he married Mamie Sue Wages, who survives...
William Stephenson (04/07/06)
William C. Stephenson, 92, of St. Louis, Mo., died Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at Lemay Care Center in St. Louis. Born Nov. 7, 1913, in Wardell, Mo., son of the late Wilford and Matilda Lane Stephenson, he was employed at Hagen Hinge Co., in St. Louis...
Dewey Walker, Jr. (04/07/06)
Dewey Daniel "Dan" Walker, Jr., 63, of Steele, Mo., died Wednesday, March 29, 2006, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born Feb. 4, 1943, in Russell, Ark., son of the late Dewey Daniel and Beryldean Parrigan Walker, he was employed at Sun Superior Chipper Parts, a Mason and of the Pentecostal faith...
James Bechtel (04/06/06)
James Allen Bechtel, 77, of Winfield, Mo., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Tuesday, April 4, 2006, at Winfield. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, April 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Dean Davidson (04/06/06)
Dean Davidson, 63, of Cardwell, Mo., died today, Thursday, April 6, 2006, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Arbyrd, Mo.
Tennie Evett (04/06/06)
Tennie E. Evett, 85, of Coloma, Mich., formerly of Pemiscot County, Mo., died Friday, March 24, 2006, at her residence. Born March 3, 1921, in Braggadocio, Mo., daughter of the late Johnnie and Bessie Thomas Vaughn, she was employed at the Whirlpool Ad Center...
Mariece Gilmore (04/06/06)
Mariece Gilmore, 80, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, April 5, 2006, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Bobby Hailey (04/06/06)
Bobby Eugene Hailey, 74, of Hartville, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 4, 2006, at St. John's Regional Health Center. Visitation will be from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Friday, April 7, at the Holman-Howe Funeral Home in Hartville. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, April 8, at the Holman-Howe Chapel...
Aline Mungle (04/06/06)
Aline Veda Mungle, 87, of Kennett, formerly of the Sumach Community, died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Kennett. Born June 11, 1918, in Dunklin County, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Elizabeth Grimes Masters. She married T.M. Mungle, who preceded her in death on Feb. 20, 1987. She was also preceded in death by one son, Carroll Marion Mungle; one daughter, Shirley Mungle; three brothers and one sister...
Virgil Powell (04/06/06)
Virgil Powell, 88, of Malden, Mo., died today, Thursday, April 6, 2006, at Beverly Health and Rehab in Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Catherine Randell (04/06/06)
Catherine Arnold Randell, 82, formerly of Hayti Mo., died Wednesday, April 5, 2006 in Springfield, Mo. Born July 23, 1923, in Hayti, daughter of the late Jesse Arnold and Sudie Glass Arnold, she was employed at Taylor Sand and Gravel in Caruthersville, Mo...
Kimberley Tarpley (04/06/06)
Kimberley Ann Tarpley, 37, of Nesbit, Miss., died Sunday, April 2, 2006, at Nesbit. Born April 24, 1968, in Tallahassee, Fla., daughter of Alton Frazier and Alice Dickens Daniels, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include two daughters, April and Amber Irwin, both of Memphis, Tenn.; her father, Alton Frazier, of Cordova, Tenn.; her mother, Alice Dickens Daniels, of Lake Cormorant, Miss.; one sister, Donna Jarrett, of Memphis and two brothers, Mark and Shawn Frazier, both of Horn Lake, Miss.. ...
Joel Williams (04/06/06)
Joel "Joe" Williams, 50, of Florida, died Tuesday, April 4, 2006. Born in Kennett, son of Joel Lee Williams, Sr., and Nellie Cates, he was a 1974 graduate of Mount Clemens, Mich. High School and a 2001 graduate of the Florida Department of Corrections. He was employed as a corrections officer at Santa Rosa Correctional Institute in Milton, Fla...
James Bechtel (04/05/06)
James Allen Bechtel, 77, of Winfield, Mo., died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Winfield. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Gladys Biggs (04/05/06)
Gladys Irene Pike Biggs, 83, of Denton, Mo., died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Aug. 25, 1922, in Denton, daughter of the late Otto and Elizabeth Davis Pike, she was a homemaker and of the Samford Church of Christ...
Billy Caffey (04/05/06)
Billy Wayne Caffey, 74, of New Madrid, Mo., formerly of Risco, Mo., died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Beverly Healthcare in New Madrid. Born Feb. 6, 1932, in Risco, son of the late Yancy Maxwell and Ezma Jacks Caffey, he was employed at Metal Works. On Sept. 11, 1973, in Benton Harbor, Mich., he married Barbara Jean Kaiser, who survives...
Wanda Cole (04/05/06)
Funeral services for Wanda Cole, 82, of Pascola, Mo., will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, April 7, 2006, at the John W. German Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti, Mo. with the Rev. Sue Cubbage officiating. Burial will follow in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti...
Lavina Goode (04/05/06)
Lavina Bernice Goode, 85, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Beverly Healthcare and Rehab in Malden. Born April 9, 1920, in Conran, Mo., daughter of the late Martin Samuel and Otha Sauthoff Furlong, she was of the Pentecostal faith. On Jan. ...
Nadine Richardson (04/05/06)
Nadine Richardson, 83, of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, April 1, 2006, at the Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett. Born Feb. 17, 1923, in Swift, Mo., daughter of the late Lonnie and Clara Ward, she was employed at the Hayti Garment Factory and the Hayti School lunch room. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hayti...
Bill Caffey (04/04/06)
Bill Caffey, 74, of Risco, Mo., died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Beverly Healthcare in New Madrid, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Ruby Crowell (04/04/06)
Ruby Maxine Crowell, 80, of Kennett, formerly of St. Charles, Mo., died Friday, March 31, 2006, in Kennett. Born Oct. 10, 1925, in Arbyrd, Mo., daughter of the late Robert Lee and Lula Grace Fleming, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in St. Charles, Mo...
Lavina Goode (04/04/06)
Lavina Goode, 85, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Beverly Healthcare in Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Charles Deen (04/04/06)
Charles "Bud" Deen, 68, of Florissant, Mo., died Friday, March 31, 2006, at Christian NE Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born Sept. 27, 1937, in Malden, Mo., son of the late Vernie and Geneva Green Deen, he was employed at Boeing Aircraft in St. Louis and a member of the American Legion, Eagles and Elks. He was of the Methodist faith...
Elsa Faulkner (04/04/06)
Elsa Faulkner, 91, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, April 1, 2006, at Beverly Healthcare and Rehab in Malden. Born Oct. 19, 1914, in Lexington, Tenn., daughter of the late James and Viola Rhodes Petty, she was a school teacher, member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden, MRTA and AARP. She served as a representative of the Silver Haired Legislature, served on the Dunklin County Transient Board and Area Agency on Aging and volunteered for RSVP and the Bootheel Youth Museum...
Franklin Hamilton (04/04/06)
Franklin D. Hamilton, 73, of Sikeston, Mo., formerly of Gideon, Mo., died Friday, March 31, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Born Aug. 1, 1932, in Appleton, Ark., he was a farm laborer and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include seven children; one brother, Julian Hamilton, of Appleton; two sisters, Hester Pyle, of Mansfield, Tenn., and Donna Mullins, of London, Ark., and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren...
Zara King (04/04/06)
Zara Mose King, 100, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Cottonwood Point, Mo., died Friday, March 31, 2006, at John J. Pershing VA Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff. Born July 25, 1905, in Centerville, Tenn., son of the late John G. King and Anna Fuller, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in WWII. He was a farmer and a member of the Tyler Church of God...
Agnes Magers (04/04/06)
Agnes Pauline Magers, 78, of Milford, Mich., died Sunday, April 2, 2006, at Huron Valley Sinai Hospital in Commerce, Mich. Born Sept. 29, 1927, in Conran, Mo., daughter of the late Albert and Hazel Howard LaFerney, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Risco, Mo...
Charles Miller (04/04/06)
Charles Morgan "Bud" Miller, 80, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, April 2, 2006, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born July 29, 1925, in Campbell, son of the late Corbin Guy and Wilsidee McKnight Miller, he was a 1943 graduate of Campbell High School, the University of Missouri at Columbia, a school teacher and was employed by the U.S. ...
Aline Mungle (04/04/06)
Aline Veda Mungle, 87, of Kennett, formerly of the Sumach Community, died Monday, April 3, 2006, at Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, April 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, April 6, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Louie Cordell officiating...
Mary Maglene Howard (04/02/06)
Mary Maglene Howard, 76, died Tuesday, March 28, 2006, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Nashville, Tenn. Born Dec. 17, 1929, at Lexington, Ky., a daughter of the late Clarence and Odie Mae Maness Smothers, she attended school at Cooter, Mo., and was of the Pentecostal faith...
Sarah Lee Payne (04/02/06)
Sarah Lee Payne, 78, of Ft. Myers, Fla., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Friday, March 31, 2006 at her home. She was born March 5, 1928 at Malden. She was a 1945 graduate of Malden High School, a member of American Legion Auxiliary Post 293, a VFW associate member and was retired in 1990 from Federal Mogul at Malden...