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Monday, July 28, 2014

Obituaries from July 2006

Billie Gulledge (07/29/06)
Billie Virginia Gulledge, 72, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, July 28, 2006, at Missouri Southern Healtcare, Dexter, Mo. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 30, at Landess Funeral Home at Malden. Funeral services are 1 p.m. Monday, July 31, at the Landess Chapel with the Revs. Mke Puckett and Earnest Puckett officiating...
Violet Elder (07/30/06)
Violet Joy Gray Elder, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, July 27, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Oct. 21, 1915, in Zalma, Mo., daughter of the late Emanuel and Ada Eaker Gaither, she was owner/operator of Violet's Restaurant and a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden...
Hallet Hughes Sr. (07/30/06)
Hallet Elmer Hughes, Sr., 82, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, July 26, 2006, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Dec. 18, 1923, in Malden, Mo., he was the son of the late Shirley Lee and Bessie Lee Hanks Hughes. In 1951, in Piggott, Ark., he married Idella White, who preceded him in death in 1975. He was also preceded in death by two sons, Paul and Randy Hughes and one brother, Georgie Hughes...
Stevie Leadbetter (07/30/06)
Stevie Leadbetter, 48, of Hornersville, Mo., died Thursday, July 27, 2006, at his residence at Senath, Mo., Born March 27, 1958, he was the son of Charles and Betty Jean Langston Leadbetter. Other survivors include two daughters, Gina Marie Cooper and husband, Adam, of Jonesboro, Ark., and Trina Marie Standley and husband, Wesley, of Senath; two sisters, Sheila Rios and husband, Ronnie, of Arbyrd, Mo., and Becky Coronado and husband, Jake, of Hornersville, Mo.; two grandchildren, Ethan Adam Cooper and Zackaire Steve Standley; the mother of his children, Imogene Harris, other relatives, and many friends.. ...
Willie Stackhouse (07/30/06)
Willie Ethel Stackhouse, 93, of Kennett, Mo., died Monday, July 24, 2006 at 1004 N. Baldwin. Born June 30, 1913, at Leland, Miss., she was the daughter of the late Willie and Sophia White Johnson, and was a member of the Northside Baptist Church. On January 16, 1941, she married the late Andrew Stackhouse in Mississippi...
Clyde Boyd (07/28/06)
Clyde Julian Boyd, 77, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, July 24, 2006, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti, Mo. Born May 25, 1929, in Caruthersville, son of the late Henry Clyde and Golden Onie Cockrell Boyd, he attended Caruthersville school and the University of Missouri Columbia and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Caruthersville. He was a farmer, served on the Caruthersville School board, the hospital board and the Missouri Baptist Convention board...
Lucille Cox (07/28/06)
Lucille Diamond Cox, 83, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, July 26, 2006, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Born Aug. 14, 1922, in Campbell, daughter of the late Randzy Lowe and Stella Lawrey Baggett, she was a homemaker and a member of the Beechwell General Baptist Church in Campbell...
Violet Elder (07/28/06)
Violet Elder, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, July 27, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Hallet Hughes, Sr. (07/28/06)
Hallet Hughes, Sr. Hallet Hughes, Sr., 82, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, July 26, 2006, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., today, Friday, July 28, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden...
Willie Stackhouse (07/28/06)
Willie Ethel Stackhouse, 93, of Kennett, died Monday, July 24, 2006, at her residence. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Saturday, July 29, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, July 29, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Johnny Williams officiating...
Jesse Stacy (07/28/06)
Jesse Ben Stacy, 93, of Kennett, formerly of Bragg City and Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, July 25, 2006 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 18, 1913, in Greenbrier, Ark., son of Benjamin Louis and Matilda Ann Pate Stacy, he was a farmer and of the Assembly of God Faith...
Betty Wallen (07/28/06)
Betty Sue Wallen, 72, of Marion, Ark., died Monday, July 24, 2006, at her residence. Born Oct. 15, 1933, in Braggadocio, Mo., daughter of the late Arvle and Juanita Leath Newbourn, she was a bookkeeper and of the Methodist faith. She was a member of the Industrial Business Girls Association and the Red Hat Society in Marion...
Bay Watkins, Jr. (07/28/06)
Bayard "Bay" Schindel Watkins, Jr., 78, of Danbury, died Friday, July 14, at his residence. Born May 26, 1928, in Missouri, he was the son of Bayard S., Sr. and Maudie Pearl Camp Watkins. Survivors include his children, Melinda Fultz and husband, Gordon, of Oxford, Ind., Keith Watkins and wife, Jennie, of Plainfield, Ill., Donald Watkins and wife, Cindy, of Lockport, Ill., Lequetta Smith and husband, Rick, of Danbury and Diane Mendoza and husband, Michael, of Richwood; four brothers, Charles, Alvin, Schindel and Mike Watkins; three sisters, Stella Gill, Ida Criswell and Kathleen Deweese; eight grandchildren, Clayton, Becky, Teresa, David, Kally, Jeremy, Amanda and Randy and 18 great-grandchildren.. ...
Houston Estes (07/27/06)
Houston Lee Estes, 76, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, July 25, 2006, at his residence. Born Dec. 17, 1929, in Kennett, son of the late Arven and Sadie Faith Estes, he was in the Army National Guard and a custodian at Kennett School...
Norbert Hentges (07/27/06)
Norbert H. Hentges, 86, of Clarksburg, Mo., died Tuesday, July 25, 2006, at Villa Marie Skilled Nursing Facility in Jefferson City, Mo. Born March 19, 1920, in Pharr, Texas, son of the late Anton and Leona Carel Hentges, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theatre. He was a farmer and a member of Annunciation Catholic Church and the Jobe-Elliott American Legion Post #17...
Hallet Hughes (07/27/06)
Hallet Hughes, 82, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, July 26, 2006, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Stevie Leadbetter (07/27/06)
Stevie Leadbetter, 48, of Senath, Mo., died today, Thursday, July 27, 2006. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, July 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, July 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Andy Smith officiating...
Billie McCrary (07/27/06)
Billie Jean McCrary, 69, of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, July 25, 2006, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born June 5, 1937, in Hayti, daughter of the late Dewey and Lorene Williams Randolph, she was a 1955 graduate of Hayti High School and was employed at the Randolph Boarding Home, Barkovitz Department Store in Hayti and Flowers by Sanders in Hayti. She was a member of the Pentecostal Holiness Church in Hayti...
Jesse Stacy (07/27/06)
Jesse Ben Stacy, 93, of Kennett, formerly of Bragg City and Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, July 25, 2006 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Thursday, July 27, at the H.S. Smith Funeral Home in Caruthersville, Mo...
Houston Estes (07/26/06)
Houston Lee Estes, 76, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, July 25, 2006, at his residence. Visitation will begin at 5 p.m., Friday, July 28, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m., Friday, July 28, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel...
Anna Johnson (07/26/06)
Anna Johnson, 88, of Kennett, died Saturday, July 22, 2006, at Mountain Home, Ark. Born May 6, 1918, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late John Cleveland and Lora Lucvia Armstrong Myrick. On Feb. 2, 1952, in Clay County, Ark., she married Winfred "Sis" Johnson, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Harold, Bufford and Glenn Myrick and one sister, Daisy Parks...
Charles Royal (07/26/06)
Charles Ollen Royal, 85, of Malden, Mo., formerly of Sikeston, Mo., and East Prairie, Mo., died Monday, July 24, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. Born July 4, 1921, in Sikeston, son of the late Floyd Ollen and Flora Agnes Morrison Royal, he was a U.S. Army/Air Corps veteran, a banker and co-owner and real estate agent for Royal Realty of Southeast, Mo. He was a member of the Malden Chamber of Commerce and the United Methodist Church in Malden...
Kenneth Ashworth (07/25/06)
Kenneth Ashworth, 88, of Kennett, died Saturday, July 22, 2006, at the VA Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born June 18, 1918, in Clarkton, Mo., son of the late Robert Lee and Lulu Francis Thomas Ashworth, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII...
Guy Blackwell (07/25/06)
Guy Martin Blackwell, 92, of Benton, Mo., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, July 17, 2006, at his residence. Born June 5, 1914, at Kinfolks Ridge in Pemiscot County, Mo., son of the late Duke Blaine and Pearl Lee Wyatt Blackwell, he was a farmer and a member of the Unity Baptist Church in Benton...
Whitney Bruce (07/25/06)
Whitney Rae Bruce, 20, of Kennett, died Sunday, July 23, 2006, at Kennett. Born June 21, 1986, in Blytheville, Ark., she was the daughter of Terry Dean and Rebecca Mae Lack Bruce. Survivors include one sister, Ashley Mae Bruce, of Kennett; her parents Terry and Becky Bruce, of Kennett and her grandparents, Omer and Shirley Gaskins and J.W. and Bonnie White, all of Kennett...
Neal Cornman (07/25/06)
Neal Cornman, 44, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, July 23, 2006, at his residence. Born Oct. 22, 1961, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of Albert William Cornman and the late Cora Jeneva Hobbs Cornman, he was a carpenter and a member of the Campbell General Baptist Church...
Bert Davidson (07/25/06)
Bertrand "Bert" Kenneth Davidson, 90, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Feb. 11, 2006, in Phoenix. Born Feb. 1, 1916, in Holcomb, Mo., son of the late Aaron Arthur and Bertha Lou Bascomb Davidson, he was a graduate of Hayti High School, a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII and in the chiropractic care business...
Shelby Ellis (07/25/06)
Shelby Dee Ellis, 65, of Dexter, Mo., died Sunday, July 23, 2006, at her residence. Born Dec. 29, 1940, in Risco, Mo., daughter of Reda Vivian Hatchett Brown and the late John Henry Brown, she was of the Pentecostal faith. On Jan. 28, 1966, in Moline, Ill., she married Glenn M. Ellis, who survives...
Jimmy Hollis (07/25/06)
Jimmy Dale "J.D." Hollis, 62, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, July 22, 2006, at his residence. Born Sept. 5, 1943, in Wilson, Ark., son of the late Washington Leon and Rozella Irene Parsons Hollis, he was employed at Trinity Barge Fabrication in Caruthersville, Mo...
Anna Johnson (07/25/06)
Anna Johnson, 88, of Kennett, died Saturday, July 22, 2006, at Mountain Home, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, July 26, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Jim Noonon (07/25/06)
Jim Noonon, 90, of Senath, Mo., died Friday, July 21, 2006, at his residence. Born Nov. 8, 1915, in Senath, he was the son of the late Elias Robert and Mary Ann White Noonon. On April 8, 1937, in Senath, he married Winzola Erhardt, who preceded him in death on June 25, 1976. He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Ann Shultz and four sisters, Pauline Glasgow, Evelyn Waters, Madge Battles and Katherine Gholson...
Virginia Reed (07/25/06)
Virginia Peggy Reed, 77, of Bragg City, Mo., died Sunday, July 23, 2006, at Bragg City. Born May 18, 1929, in Sharp County, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Dolph and Zephyr Sullivan Brock Reed. Survivors include one sister, Lois Floyd, of Bragg City and nieces and nephews...
Charles Royal (07/25/06)
Charles Royal, 85, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, July 24, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Willie Stackhouse (07/25/06)
Willie Ethel Stackhouse, 93, of Kennett, died Monday, July 24, 2006, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Gregory H. Callens (07/23/06)
Gregory Hawk Callens, 18, of Wardell, Mo., died Friday, July 21, 2006, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital at Hayti, Mo. Born June 22, 1988, at Blytheville, Ark., a son of Sherry Flippo Rinehart of Wardell and the late Gregory Alexander Callens, he was a student...
Barry D. Gestring (07/23/06)
Barry David Gestring, 27, of Steele, Mo., died Friday, July 14, 2006 at his residence. Born May 1, 1979 in Blytheville, Ark, a son of Dennis Gestring, and Vickie Autry Carney, he graduated from South Pemiscot High School in 1997 and was employed by Marine Terminal in Blytheville...
John A. Adams (07/21/06)
John A. Adams, 98, of Paragould, Ark., died Tuesday, July 18, 2006, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital at Paragould, Ark. Born March 25, 1908, at Lake City, Ark., he was the son of the late Amon and Katie Louisa Turvey Adams. On June 30, 1929, at Paragould, Ark., he married Lucille Petty, who preceded him in death on June 7, 2003. He was also preceded in death by 11 brothers and sisters...
Gregory Callens (07/21/06)
Gregory Callens, 18, of Wardell, Mo., died Friday, July 21, 2006, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital at Hayti, Mo. Bradshaw Funeral Home at Hayti is in charge of the arrangements.
Mitchell Kline Hays (07/21/06)
Mitchell Kline Hays, 4 months, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, July 19, 2006, at Missouri Southern HealthCare at Dexter, Mo. Born March 2, 2006, at Poplar Bluff, Mo., he was the son of Brian Keith and Camie Mitchell Hays. Survivors include one brother, Landon Hays of Campbell, Mo., and grandparents, Gayla and Shorty Henderson of Campbell, Mo., Jack Mitchell of Hot Springs, Ark., John Hays of Dexter, Mo., and Joella Hays of Poplar Bluff, Mo...
Grace Louise Redding (07/21/06)
Grace Louise Redding, 82, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, July 19, 2006, at her residence at Malden. Born on January 24, 1924, at Russellville, Ala., she was the daughter of the late William McKinnley and Ila Elizabeth Whitfield Carter. Survivors include three daughters, Nadine Bennett, and husband, Vernon , Lucille Summers, and Teresa Rice, and husband, Dale, all of Malden, Mo.; one half brother, Donnie Carter of East St. ...
Almeta Joyce Russom (07/21/06)
Almeta Joyce Russom, 71, of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, July 9, 2006, at the hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born on May 17, 1935, at Swift, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Jodie and Agnes Cleo Hounihan Watkins. On December 5, 1953, at Hernando, Miss., she married J.W. Russom, who survives. Her religious belief was Pentecostal...
Billy Joe Alsup (07/20/06)
Billy Joe Alsup, 71, died Monday, July 17, 2006, at the Senath Nursing Home in Senath, Mo. McDaniel Funeral Service at Senath was in charge of the arrangements.
Donald Lee Coleman (07/20/06)
Donald Lee Coleman, 62, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, July 17, 2006, at his residence at Senath. Born July 26, 1943, at Senath, he was the son of the late Jess and Margie Dean Coleman. Survivors include one son, Jess Coleman and wife, Lisa, of Senath, Mo., two daughters, Michelle Cook and husband, Randy, of Kennett, Mo., and Dana Jackson and husband, Jeff, of Paragould, Ark.; one brother, Claxton Coleman, of Senath, Mo.; two sisters, Mary Martin and Betty Lovelady, both of Senath, Mo.; and five grandchildren, Aaron and Jessica Coleman, Andrew and Maddie Cook, and Sadie Jackson.. ...
Mitchell Kline Hays (07/20/06)
Mitchell Kline Hays, 4 months, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, July 19, 2006, at Missouri Southern HealthCare at Dexter, Mo. Landess Funeral Home at Campbell, Mo. is in charge of the arrangements.
Vada Monroe Harris (07/20/06)
Vada Monroe Harris, 73, of Kennett, Mo., died Thursday, July 6, 2006, at the Kansas City Hospice House at Kansas City, Mo. Born March 10, 1933 at Senath, Mo., she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles R. Harris. She was a member of the First Baptist Church at Kennett...
Grace Jeanie Hickerson (07/20/06)
Grace Jeanie Hickerson, 78, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, July 18, 2006, at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center at Kennett, Mo. Born June 16, 1928, at Manchester, NH, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Frank and Flora Mae Carr Dalton. She was a member of the Campbell General Baptist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star, Chapter No. 92. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Martha Dalton, and one stepson, Ronnie Hickerson...
Grace Redding (07/20/06)
Grace Redding, 82, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, July 19, 2006, at her residence at Malden. Bradshaw Funeral Homes at Malden, Mo. is in charge of the arrangements.
Otto Bean, Jr. (07/19/06)
Otto Bean, Jr., 68, of Peach Orchard, Mo., died Sunday, July 16, 2006 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born January 1, 1938 in Gideon, Mo., the son of the late Otto Bean, Sr., and Alice Marie Lee Bean, he was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Kennett, a farmer, and a state representative...
Frances Louise Berry (07/19/06)
Frances Louise Berry, 67, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, July 17, 2006 at her residence. Born June 10, 1939, in Bloomfield, Mo., daughter of Norma Davis Woodiel of Dexter, Mo., and the late Roy Underwood, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Church of the Nazarene, Dexter...
Wilta Brinsfield (07/19/06)
Wilta Brinsfield, 84, of Kennett, Mo., died Sunday, July 16, 2006 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born on April 18, 1922, in Hornersville, Mo., daughter of the late William Henry Allen and Minnie Bell "Lomax" Allen, she was a member of the First United Pentecostal Church of Kennett...
Grace Hickerson (07/19/06)
Grace Hickerson, 87, of Campbell, Mo., died, Tuesday, July 18 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.
Cody Baker (07/18/06)
Cody Shay Baker, 20, of Poteau, Okla., died Saturday, July 15, 2006, at Hartford, Ark. Born May 12, 1986, at Sikeston, Mo., a son of Steven Baker, of Sikeston, and Kathy Reece Scarbrough, of Poteau, he was a factory worker. In addition to his parents, he is survived by one brother, Bryce Baker of Sikeston; grandparents, Paul Baker and wife, Mary, of Clarkton, Mo. and Roger Reece and wife, Jean of Malden, Mo. and several aunts, uncles and cousins...
Otto Bean Jr. (07/18/06)
Otto Bean Jr., 68, of Holcomb, Mo., died Sunday, July 16, 2006, at Baptist Hospital-East in Memphis, Tenn. Born near Gideon, Mo.,, a son of the late Otto and Alice Bean attended school at Gideon and graduated from Western Military Academy, and received his degree from University of Missouri-Columbia. He served as an officer in the Missouri National Guard, was a farmer and state legislator...
Frances Berry (07/18/06)
Frances Berry, 67, died Monday, July 17, 2006 at her residence in Malden, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Wilta Brinsfield (07/18/06)
Wilta Brinsfield, 84, of Kennett, Mo., died Sunday, July 16, 2006, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Tuesday, July 18 at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, July 19 at First United Pentecostal Church...
Donald Lee Coleman (07/18/06)
Donald Lee Coleman, 62, of Senath, Mo., died July 17, 2006. Visitation will be 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Wednesday, July 19, at the McDaniel Funeral Home at Senath. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, July 20 with Rev. V. J. Brooks officiating...
Fairretta "Rosie" Donald (07/18/06)
Fairretta "Rosie" Donald, 102, died Friday, July 7, 2006 at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems at Hayti, Mo. Born March 8, 1904 in Panther Burn, Mississippi, daughter of Eliza Mitchell and C. Simms, she attended schools in Louisiana and San Pedro, Calif. and attended the Church of God in Christ for many years where she was a missionary...
Doris Loretta Ransburgh (07/18/06)
Doris Loretta Ransburgh, 79, formerly of Wilson Ark., died Tuesday, July 11, 2006 in Montgomery, Ala. Born Oct. 3, 1926 in Memphis, Tenn., daughter of the late Charles Samuel and Marie Victoria Terrsy Standefer. She married Clement Walker Ransburgh who preceded her in death in 1973. She was a devout Christian and professional educator...
Edward Hyde (07/18/06)
Edward Gerald Hyde, 72, of Cardwell, Mo., died Sunday, July 16, 2006, at the Senath Nursing Center at Senath, Mo. Born April 6, 1934, in Cardwell, a son of Bennie Hyde of Paragould, Ark. , and the late Johnny Hyde, he was a retired carpenter and member of the Church of Christ...
Aileen Robinson Maxey (07/18/06)
Aileen Robinson Maxey, 80, died Wednesday, July 12 at the Methodist Central Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born September 18, 1925, at Cottonwood Point, Mo., daughter of the late Brown Robinson and Frona Taylor. She attended Caruthersville schools and Draughons Business College in Memphis, Tenn., employed by the IRS and Rationing Board in Caruthersville prior to retirement. She was a member of the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church and belonged to the Ladies Circle...
Mary Francis Hopke (07/18/06)
Mary Francis Hopke, 96, of Caruthersville, Mo., died on Tuesday, July 11, 2006 at the Caruthersville Nursing Center. Born Feb. 6, 1910, at Caruthersville, daughter of the late John William Sawyer, Sr. and Maysel Wilks Sawyer. She attended Caruthersville schools, graduating in 1927 and attended the University of Missouri, graduating with a B.S. ...
Doris Coffron (07/14/06)
Doris Mayburn Coffron, 74, of Eustis, Fla., died Monday, July 10, 2006, at Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavares, Fla. Born Dec. 2, 1931, in Gideon, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Willie Richard and Maudie Christine Hearn Walker. In 1966, she married Rutherford Coffron, who preceded her in death in 1976...
Michael Fletcher (07/14/06)
Michael Keith Fletcher, 49, of Matthews, Mo., formerly of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, July 13, 2006, at Sells Rest Home in Matthews. Born Dec. 11, 1956, in Pontiac, Mich., he was the son of Henry Utly and Virgie Dwight Poole Fletcher. Survivors include one sister, Paula Pattillo and husband, Lonnie, of Paragould, Ark.; one brother, Terry Fletcher and wife, Elaine, of Dittmer, Mo., and one aunt, Nadine Payne, of Gideon...
Lula Jenkins (07/14/06)
Lula Eathel Jenkins, 88, of Kennett, formerly of White Oak, Mo., died Thursday, July 13, 2006, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Feb. 8, 1918, in Dunklin County, Mo., daughter of the late Theodore and Florence Edith Ball Lipsey, she was a homemaker and a member of the Church of God in Malden, Mo...
Jeffery McCormick (07/13/06)
Jeffery Brian McCormick, 42, of Bragg City, Mo., died Wednesday, July 12, 2006, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born April 1, 1964, in Paragould, Ark., son of Freda Killian McCormick and the late Woodrow McCormick, he was a farm laborer...
Grace Bunch (07/13/06)
Delora Grace Bunch, 70, of Piedmont, Mo., died Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at her residence. Born Dec. 20, 1935, in Leachville, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Albert and Modine Fowler Davison. On Dec. 31, 1955, in Hernando, Miss., she married J.R. Bunch, who survives...
R.P. Davison (07/13/06)
Bro. R.P. Davison, 89, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born March 9, 1917, in Columbus, Ohio, son of the late Frank and Rose Alice Gaskin Davison, he was a minister, a principal, teacher, basketball coach, a Red Cross life guard and swimming instructor and a Boy Scout leader. ...
Jettie Huntley (07/13/06)
Jettie Lou Huntley, 81, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, July 9, 2006, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Jan. 20, 1925, in Eaton, Tenn., daughter of the late Wiley P. and Gillie Presley Ellis, she was a homemaker and employed as a bookkeeper. She was a member of the Garden Club and the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church...
Lula Jenkins (07/13/06)
Lula Jenkins, 88, of Kennett, formerly of White Oak, Mo., died today, Thursday, July 13, 2006, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Grace Bunch (07/12/06)
Grace Bunch, 70, of Piedmont, Mo., formerly of Manila, Ark., died Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Dorris Coffron (07/12/06)
Dorris Coffron, 74, of Eustis, Fla., died Monday, July 10, 2006, at Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavaros, Fla. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., Friday, July 14, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 15, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Chuck Pipkins officiating...
Ray Curnutt (07/12/06)
Ray Curnutt, 64, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at his residence. Born Feb. 11, 1942, in Marquand, Mo., son of the late James Jefferson and Mary Minnie Lewis Curnutt, he was a janitor at Campbell School and of the Baptist faith. In April of 1975, in Campbell, he married Donna Stockton, who survives of the home...
Arthur Elkins (07/12/06)
Arthur Elkins, 80, of Cooter, Mo., died Saturday, July 8, 2006, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville, Ark. Born Dec. 23, 1925, in Omar W. Va., son of the late Millard and Grace Jones Steele Elkins, he was a truck driver. He was married on Sept. 27, 1987...
Alice Hanan (07/12/06)
Alice Jane Ryan Hanan, 68, of Cordova, Tenn., formerly of Cardwell, Mo., died Sunday, July 9, 2006, at the Baptist Hospital. Born in Cardwell, Mo., daughter of the late Hobart and Laura Belle Ryan, she was a member of the Woodland Hills Church of Christ...
Jeffery McCormick (07/12/06)
Jeffery McCormick, 42, of Bragg City, Mo., died Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at Pemiscot Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Mary Wimberley (07/12/06)
Mary Louise Wimberley, 93, of Gobler, Mo., died Monday July 10, at Gobler. Born March 5, 1913, in Morris Chapel, Tenn., daughter of the late Lloyd Abe and Tiney Brooks Blankenship, she was a charter member of the Gobler Baptist Church. On May 24, 1934, in Steele, Mo., she married Claud Wimberley, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Harry, Corney, Bill and Tom Blankenship and one sister, Abby Austin...
Eddie Chailland (07/11/06)
Edger Eddie Chailland, 52, of Kennett, died Friday, July 7, 2006, at St. Francis Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born Jan. 19, 1954, in Kennett, son of the late Lloyd Coleman and Marian Masters Chailland, he was a U.S. Navy veteran and in the construction business. He was a member of the Shady Grove Church in Kennett, Kennett Eagles, VFW Post 5443, Modern Day Vets and Am Vets...
Doris Coffron (07/11/06)
Doris Coffron, 74, of Eustis, Fla., died Monday, July 10, 2006, at Florida Hospital Waterman in Eustis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Ray Curnutt (07/11/06)
Ray Curnutt, 64, of Campbell, Mo., died today, Tuesday, July 11, 2006, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.
Lee Farrow (07/11/06)
Lee Woodard Farrow, 84, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Wednesday, July 5, 2006 at the Caruthersville Nursing Center. Born July 9, 1921, in Caruthersville, son of the late Clyde Hamilton Farrow and Clydia Augusta Woodard, he attended Caruthersville School and graduated from the Columbia Military Academy in Columbia, Tenn. He was employed by the U.S. Postal Service in Caruthersville, a member of the American Legion, a past Rotarian and a member of the Eastwood Memorial United Methodist Church...
Larry Faulkner (07/11/06)
Larry Don Faulkner, 62, of Oak Grove, Mo., formerly of Bucoda, Mo., died Wednesday, July 5, 2006, at his residence. Born March 1, 1944, in Bucoda, son of Weldon and Linda Faulkner of Kennett, he was a drywall contractor. He married Willa Burns, who survives of the home...
Grace Glisson (07/11/06)
Grace McFarland Glisson, daughter of the late W.M. and Catherine Mae Brownfiel McFarland, was born Dec. 30, 1914, in Harrisburg, Ark., and passed away July 8, 2006, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett at the age of 91 years. She graduated from Blytheville High School and attended Arkansas State University. ...
Sybil Howard (07/11/06)
Sybil Howard, 88, of Holcomb, Mo., died Saturday, July 8, 2006, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo. Born Jan. 11, 1918, in Holcomb, daughter of the late Jesse Fieldon and Sybil Rebecca Caldwell Bolin, she was employed at John's Produce and was a member of the Stanfield Missionary Baptist Church in Clarkton, Mo...
Frances Manley (07/11/06)
Frances Gertrude Manley, 77, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, July 7, 2006, at the Caruthersville Nursing Center. Born Feb. 19, 1929, in Lane's Ferry, Tenn., daughter of the late J.D. Pettie and Annie Ellen Curtis, she owned and operated a retail store in Caruthersville and was a member of the Central Church of Christ in Caruthersville...
Joe Prance (07/11/06)
Joe Prance, 74, of Kennett, died Friday, July 7, 2006, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born July 10, 1931, in Holcomb, Mo., son of the late Joseph Robert and Minnie C. Hahn Prance, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church in Kennett, past president of the Kennett Horse Show Association, past president of the Lions Club, past president of Southeast Missouri Oil Jobbers and past board member of Southern Missouri Bank...
Mary Wimberly (07/11/06)
Mary Louise Wimberly, 93, of Gobler, Mo., died Monday, July 10, 2006, at Gobler. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Lela Mae Duke (07/09/06)
Lela Mae Duke, 75, of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, July 5, 2006, at her residence. Born January 29, 1931, at Rector, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Buck and Edith Downey Russell. In 1946, she married the late Dossie Duke. Others who preceded her in death were two sons, Dean Duke and Terry Dewayne Duke, and one daughter, Sharon Kay Duke...
Nellie Marie Dunavant (07/09/06)
Nellie Marie Dunavant, 88, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Wednesday, July 5, 2006, at McKenzie, Tenn. Born August 27, 1917, she was the daughter of the late Hugh and Annie Leek Holt. She was one of the original organizers of the R-3 Party and was a member of the First Baptist Church at Caruthersville...
Grace McFarland Glisson (07/09/06)
Grace McFarland Glisson, 91, of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, July 8, 2006. Visitation was from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 9, 2006, at the McDaniel Funeral Home at Senath, Mo. Funeral services were graveside at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 10, at the Maple Grove Cemetery in Blytheville, Ark...
Joe Prance (07/09/06)
Joe Prance, 74, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, July 7, 2006, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Visitation was from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 9, 2006 at the McDaniel Funeral Home at Kennett. Funeral serves were held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 10 at the McDaniel Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Ed Jansson officiating...
Shirley Causey (07/07/06)
Shirley Jean Causey, 67, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, July 3, 2006, at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview, Ill. Born Sept. 18, 1938, in Bernie, Mo., daughter of the late James Edward and Sylvia Goodman White, she was of the Methodist faith. On Oct. 2, 1955, in Corinth, Miss., she married Connie F. Causey, who survives...
Elsie Martin (07/07/06)
Elsie Martin, 87, of Midland, Texas, formerly of Paragould, Ark., died Wednesday, July 5, 2006, at Midland. Born Jan. 20, 1919, in Lynn, Ark., she was the daughter of the late William C. and Ethel Oma Casper Richey. On Oct. 31, 1936, she married Oval A. Martin, who preceded her in death in 1994. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Littie Bishop and seven brothers, Odell, George Brooks, Joseph Lewis, Homer, Jess, Virgle and Alva Richey...
William Smith (07/07/06)
William T. Smith, 76, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, July 4, 2006, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Born Aug. 4, 1929, in Mammoth Springs, Ark., son of the late Lee and Nettie Martin Smith, he was a U.S. Army veteran, a meat cutter and a member of the Hayti Church of Christ...
Linnie Wacker (07/07/06)
Linnie Wacker, 82, of Kennett, died Wednesday, July 5, 2006, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Nov. 19, 1923, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Newd and Lola Ethel Sexton Waynick. On Aug. 1, 1960, she married Leo Wacker, who survives...
Violet Grogan (07/06/06)
Violet Jones Grogan, 95, of Jacksonville, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, July 4, 2006, at Jacksonville. Born July 11, 1910, in Slate Springs, Miss., she was the daughter of the late L.A. and Joe Emma Skelton Vance. She married James W. Jones, who preceded her in death. She later married Opal Lawrence Grogan, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Shaw Vance, Jr., and James B. Vance and one sister, Earlene Evans...
Shirley Causey (07/06/06)
Shirley Causey, 67, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, July 3, 2006, at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview, Ill. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, July 8, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, July 8, in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden...
Lela Duke (07/06/06)
Lela Mae Duke, 75, of Senath, Mo., died today, Thursday, July 6, at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, July 7, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, July 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Ceordies Gatewood, Jr. (07/06/06)
Ceordies Alton Gatewood, Jr., 78, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, June 25, 2006 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born April 28, 1928, in Cleveland, Ohio, son of the late Ceordies Alton, Sr., and Mary Wagner Gatewood. Survivors include one son, Shelby Glenn Gatewood, of Dexter, Mo.; one daughter, Shelia Tucker, of Kennett; two brothers, Vilas Gatewood, of Wickenburg, Ariz., and Lindel Gatewood, of Olive Branch, Miss.; two sisters, Lillie A. ...
Erma Gott (07/06/06)
Erma Yvonda Gott, 75, of Wardell, Mo., died Sunday, July 2, 2006, at her residence. Born June 13, 1931, in Pascola, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Jonah Newton and Katie Evelyn Irvin Smith. On Oct. 18, 1946, in Pascola, she married Murrel H. Gott, who preceded her in death...
Elsie Martin (07/06/06)
Elsie Martin, of Midland, Texas, died Wednesday, July 5, 2006. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, July 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 8, in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett...
Linnie Wacker (07/06/06)
Linnie Wacker, 82, of Kennett, died Wednesday, July 5, 2006, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, July 7, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, July 8, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Sheerin officiating...
Shirley Causey (07/05/06)
Shirley Causey, 67, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, July 3, 2006, at Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview, Ill. Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden is in charge of arrangements.
Ruth Epps (07/05/06)
Ruth Ann Epps Ruth Ann Epps, 53, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Wednesday, June 28, 2006, at her residence. Born June 7, 1953, daughter of the late Sammie Lee Crowley and Earnestine Pittman, she was a member of the Greater Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church...
Violet Grogan (07/05/06)
Violet Jones Grogan, 95, of Jacksonville, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, July 4, 2006, at Jacksonville. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, July 7, in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett with the Rev. Ed Jansson officiating. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements...
Louise Lack (07/05/06)
Louise Lack, 69, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, July 3, 2006, at her residence. Born Oct. 31, 1937, in Shirley, Ark., daughter of the late Luther J. and Lottie M. Carroll Tankersley, she was a homemaker and a member of the General Baptist Church in Campbell...
Linda Hicks (07/05/06)
Linda Kay Hicks, 57, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, July 1, 2006, at Golden Gate National Senior Care. Born Feb. 19, 1949, in Russell, Ark., daughter of the late Allen and Sarah Oleva Sherrill Kirkland, she was a member of the Church of God in Malden...
Mabel Miller (07/05/06)
Mabel Miller, 77, of Gideon, Mo., died Sunday, July 2, 2006, at Gideon Care Center. Born Nov. 5, 1928, in Truman, Ark., daughter of the late Sid and Millie Rister Clayton, she was a member of the Wardell Baptist Church. On Feb. 13, 1942, in Clarkton, Mo., she married Sherman Miller, who survives...
William T. Smith (07/05/06)
William T. Smith, 76, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Tuesday, July 4, 2006, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.