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Obituaries from May 2007

Savannah Beaird (05/31/07)
Savannah Beaird. 89, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, May 26, 2007, at her residence. Born Feb. 18, 1918, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of the late Reddick and Nettie Davis, she was a member of the Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church. She married Eddie Ross, who preceded her in death and she later married Alfred Beaird, who preceded her in death. ...
Jackie Gray (05/31/07)
Jackie Ray Gray, 60, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, May 26, 2007, at his residence. Born March 16, 1947, in McNary County, Tenn., son of J.R. Gray and Lucille Haynes Lawhorn, he was a truck driver. On July 30, 1983, in Caruthersville, Mo., he married Shirley Gray, who survives...
Noah Hargrove (05/31/07)
Noah Edward "Paul" Hargrove, 81, of South Beloit, Ill., formerly of Piggott, Ark., died Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at South Beloit. Born Nov. 17, 1925, in Hornersville, Mo., son of the late Thomas and Georgia Russell Hargrove, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII. He was employed at Lorine Manufacturing...
Charm Kroeger (05/31/07)
Charm Wicker Kroeger, 56, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, May 27, 2007, at her residence. Born Dec. 25, 1950, in Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of the late Horace Edward and Ruby Lee Scott Wicker, she was of the Baptist faith and a beautician. On Sept. 4, 1979, in Las Vegas, Nev., she married Gary Gilbert Kroeger, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Terry Wicker and R.S. Farmer...
Margaret Lyons (05/31/07)
Margaret Germaine Sablich Lyons, 79, of Biloxi, Miss., died Wednesday, May 16, 1007, at Biloxi. Born Oct. 16, 1928, in Biloxi, daughter of the late George and Irma Sablich, she was a 1945 graduate of Sacred Heart High School, a graduate of the Mercy Street Hospital Nursing School, and was employed as a registered nurse...
Nora Martin (05/31/07)
Nora Green Martin, 95, of Kennett, died Sunday, May 27, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Feb. 3, 1914, in Wayne Co., Tenn., daughter of the late John and Ada Flippo Turnbo, she was a factory worker and of the Baptist faith. She married James Lilbourn Green, who preceded her in death, and A.E. ...
Fred Motes (05/31/07)
Fred A. Motes, 60, of Rector, Ark., died Sunday, May 27, 2007, at his residence. Born June 26, 1946, in Reform, Miss., he was the son of the late Lonnie and Irene Looney Motes. On Nov. 7, 1968, in Kennett, he married Sherry Letson, who survives. Survivors also include one son, Fred Allen Motes, Jr., and wife, Kim, of Knoble, Ark.; one daughter, Melanie Chamberlain and husband, John, of Rector; one sister, Judy Whitworth, of Marmaduke, Ark.; seven brothers, Johnny Ray Motes, of Guntown, Miss., Clarence Motes, of Marmaduke, Wesley Motes, of Rector, Vernon Motes, of San Antonio, Texas, Richard Motes, of Memphis, Tenn., James Motes, of Cardwell, Mo., and Walter Motes, of Fredericktown, Mo.; three grandchildren, Mistie, Brittney and Cody C., and three great-grandchildren, Seveta and Elizabeth Turner and Caine Chamberlain.. ...
Lucion Talley (05/31/07)
Lucion "Lou" Talley, 77, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, May 30, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Doyle Burge (05/30/07)
Doyle K. Burge, 79, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, May 26, 2007, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess funeral Home of Malden.
Edgker Martin (05/30/07)
Edgker Doyle Martin, 68, of Kennett, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Monday, May 28, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center. Born Nov. 21, 1938, in Eufaula, Okla., son of the late O.W. and Floy Etchel Flood Martin, he was a farm laborer. On July 8, 1971, in Paragould, Ark., he married Pearl Beth Haywood, who survives...
Fred Motes (05/30/07)
Fred Motes, 61, of Rector, Ark., died Sunday, May 27, 2007, at his residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Wednesday, May 30, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 31, at the McDaniel Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Floyd Bailey officiating...
Edith Yeargain (05/30/07)
Edith Charlene Yeargain, age 72, of Marble Hill, Mo., died Monday, May 28, 2007, at her residence with family surrounding her after a lengthy battle with cancer. She was born Aug. 1, 1934, at Arbyrd, Mo., daughter of Roy and Anna Mae Noble Wilmoth, the oldest of seven children. She and Bill E. Yeargain were united in marriage on Nov. 5, 1953...
Roxanne Lee (05/29/07)
Roxanne Lee, 30, of Kennett, died Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at her residence. Born May 6, 1977, in Hayti, Mo., daughter of Edward Lee and the late Dolly Ann Samuel, she was a graduate of Kennett High School was employed at Huck's in Kennett. Survivors include two children, Kewanee Lee and Darzackeon Kelly, both of Kennett; two sisters, Takesha Ann and Ashley Lee, both of Kennett; her father Edward Lee, of Hayti; her grandmother, Odessia Samuel of Kennett and her fiancÚ, Shannon Pentelton, of Kennett.. ...
Edgker Martin (05/29/07)
Edgker Martin, 68, of Kennett, died Monday, May 28, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Gladys McClain (05/29/07)
Gladys "Sally" McClain, 79, of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, May 22, 207, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Sept. 5, 1927, in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of the late Rufus Cecil and Martha Mae Henson Ward, she was a nurse's aide at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital, a homemaker for VNA and worked at Moore's Dollar Store. She attended the Calvary Baptist Church in Hayti...
Fred Motes (05/29/07)
Fred Motes, 61, of Rector, Ark., died Saturday, May 26, 2007, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath.
Gladys Rathbun (05/29/07)
Gladys Rathbun, 95, of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at St. Anthony Medical Center in St. Louis, Mo. Born May 23, 1911, at Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of the late Finley Levi and Bertha Ella Lane Murphy, she attended Caruthersville School and was a member of the Nazarene Church in Goshen, Ark...
Kenneth Thompson (05/29/07)
Kenneth Lee Thompson, 71, of Piggott, Ark., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, May 24, 2007, at his residence. Born March 11, 1936, in Lepanto, Ark., son of the late John a. and Bertha Howard Thompson, he was of the Pentecostal faith. He married Mary Evelyn Sandusky, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one son, Thomas Thompson and four brothers, John Henry, David, George Alford and Jessie Alford Thompson...
Ethel White (05/29/07)
Ethel Lee Presberry White, 67, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, May 17, 2007, at her residence. Born March 10, 1940, in Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of the late Hayes and Emma Allen Presberry, she was an alderwoman in Hayti Heights and was employed at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. She was a member of the Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Hayti...
Joyce June Johnson Holifield (05/27/07)
Joyce June Johnson Holifield, the daughter of Ode and Ethel Doherty Johnson, was born September 21, 1933. She passed May 24, 2007. On June 13, 1955 she married the love of her life, Bill Holifield, who survives. She is also survived by her children, Jack Holifield of Kennett, Greg Holifield of Sikeston, Donna Montgomery and her husband, Jamie of Senath and Christy Lynn and her husband, Dennis, of Octa; two daughters-in-law: Shelia Holifield and Debra Holifield; one brother, Kenneth Johnson and his wife Diane; two sisters-in-law: Jearline Davis and Juvera McKelvey; one brother-in-law Butch Tackeberry; eight grandchildren: Amy and Stephanie Holifield, Leah Barr and her husband Carl, Jason Lynn and his wife Lesley, Aaron Lynn, Scotty and Holly Montgomery and Will Holifield; two great-granddaughters: Madisyn Wilburn and Melanie Barr; also Tom and Margurite Chandler, Joe Chandler and Diane Brockmeir and family; several nieces and nephews.. ...
Kenneth Thompson (05/27/07)
Kenneth Lee Thompson, 71, of Piggott, Ark., and formerly of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, May 24, 2007, at his residence in Piggott. Funeral services are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Ruth Reel (05/25/07)
Ruth "Ruthie" Reel, 75, of Kennett, formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Thursday, May 24, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born June 24, 1931, in Marianna, Ark., she was the daughter of the late William Frank and Delta Riddle Robinson. Survivors include one son, Harry Michael Dees, of Pennsauken, N.J.; three daughters, Terrye Lynn Wysocki and husband, Adam, of Mechanicsburg, Pa., Vickie Reel, of Fredrick, Md., and Mitzie Lynn, of Holcomb; one brother, Brady Robinson, of Kennett; three sisters, Marie Ferrell, of Kennett and Terry Hall and Maisie Luther, both of Pekin, Ill.; five grandchildren, Tyler and Matt Lynn, of Springfield, Mo., and Cody, Angela and Sherry Dees.. ...
Gerald Adams (05/24/07)
Gerald W. "Dub" Adams, 82, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at Green Acres Nursing Home in Paragould, Ark., after a long illness. He was born Feb. 2, 1925, in Green County, Ark., to the late James Oliver and Golda Grooms Adams. Dub was a retired educator and businessman. ...
Thelma Droke (05/24/07)
Thelma Droke, 90, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, May 20, 2007, at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Oct. 30, 1916, in Hornersville, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Monson P. and Rebecca Lucinda Lomax Schell. On Dec. 9, 1933, in Hollywood, Mo., she married C.S. ...
Joyce Holifield (05/24/07)
Joyce Holifield, 73, of Senath, Mo., died today, Thursday, May 24, 2007, at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, May 25, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, may 26, at the First United Methodist Church in Senath with the Rev. Gene Speight officiating...
Georgia O'Neal (05/24/07)
Georgia Marie O'Neal, 63, of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born April 20, 1944, in St. Louis, Mo., daughter of Laura Dezelle Center, she was a homemaker and a member of the Beechwell General Baptist Church in Campbell...
Richard Skeens (05/24/07)
Richard Ernest Skeens, 54, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, May 21, 2007, at Cardwell. Born May 13, 1953, in Marion, Ind., he was son of the late William and Ruth Harrington Skeens. Survivors include two daughters, Jenette Martin and husband, Hilario, and Mary Martin and husband, Neil, all of Wentzville, Mo.; five brothers, Gary, Bob, Frank, John and Greg Skeens; two sisters, Penny Harrington and Becky Skeens and two granddaughters, Kristina and Julieann Martin...
Gerald Adams (05/23/07)
Gerald "Dub" Adams, 82, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Tuesday, April 22, 2007, at Green Acres Nursing Home in Paragould, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Thursday, May 24, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, May 25, at the Arbyrd First Baptist Church...
Felix Bullington (05/23/07)
Felix Arthur Bullington, 83, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, May 20, 2007, at his residence. Born July 16, 1923, in the McCarty community, son of the late Lawrence L.M. Melvin and Willie Mae Brown Bullington, he was a U.S. Army veteran, and received a Good Conduct Medal, Victory Ribbon, European African Middle Eastern Ribbon and four overseas bars. He operated Bullington and Sons Electric...
Frieda Cunningham (05/23/07)
Frieda Cunningham, 87, of Holcomb, Mo., died Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Sept. 8, 1919, in Harrisburg, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Elmer E. and Mabel Milder Wood. On May 30, 1936, she married E.R. "Toss" Cunningham, who preceded her in death on Jan. 3, 1999...
George Fowler (05/23/07)
George William Fowler, 76, of Portageville, Mo., died Monday, May 21, 2007, at his residence. Born July 24, 1930, in Neelyville, Mo., son of the late Roy Elsye and Edna Pearl Denison Fowler, he was in construction business. On Nov. 20, 1987, in Neelyville, he married Imogene Smith, who survives of the home...
Emma Garner (05/22/07)
Emma Elizabeth Garner, 88, of Holcomb, Mo., died Monday, May 21, 2007, at her residence. Born Feb. 16, 1919, in Greenville, Mo., daughter of the late William Jessie and Minnie Sritchfield Merriman, she was of the General Baptist faith. On Oct. 22, 1938, in Kennett, she married Frank Arthur Garner, who survives of the home...
Gerald Adams (05/22/07)
Gerald "Dub" Adams, 82, of Arbyrd, Mo., died today, Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at Green Acres Nursing Home in Paragould, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Arbyrd.
Billy Crawford (05/22/07)
Billy Crawford, 78, of Kennett, died Friday, May 18, 2007, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born June 7, 1928, in Kennett, he was the son of the late Millard and Maude Williams Crawford. Survivors include six sons, Gary Crawford, of Wappapello, Mo., Danny, Billy and Randy Crawford, all of Kennett, Steve Crawford, of Paragould, Ark., and Donnie Crawford, of Ironton, Mo.; three daughters, Sharon Kirby, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Joan Odom, of Kennett and Beverly Banks, of Paragould; a step-daughter, Diane; one brother, Jim Crawford, of Wappapello; one sister, Juanita Hendrix, of House Springs, Mo.; six half-brothers, Gerald Crawford, of Batesville, Ark., Jerry Crawford, of Osceola, Ark., Mick , Jack and Tony Crawford, all of Kennett and Lannie Crawford, of Mountain, Grove, Mo.; two half-sisters, Sandra Niermeyer, of St. ...
Frieda Cunningham (05/22/07)
Frieda Cunningham, 87, of Holomb, Mo., died today, Tuesday, May 22, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Thelma Droke (05/22/07)
Thelma Droke, 90, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, May 20, 2007, in Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Tuesday, May 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, May 23, at the Coldwater United Methodist Church with the Rev. Gene Speight officiating...
George Fowler (05/22/07)
George Fowler, of Portageville, Mo., died Monday, May 21, 2007, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Wardell, Mo.
Jeanne Littell (05/22/07)
Jeanne Littell, 76, born on the 20th of July 1930 in Gideon, Mo., died on the 11th of May 2007 in Pearland, Texas. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, and a registered nurse for 53 years. This long career started as a nurse educator at the University of Missouri, later working in ICU and research. ...
Mary Phillips (05/22/07)
Mary E. Phillips, 77, of Hayti, Mo., died Wednesday, May 16, 2007, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville, Ark. Born May 11, 1930, in Hayti, daughter of the late Warren and Elizabeth Dye Beck, she was employed at Brown Shoe Company and Pemiscot Memorial Hospital and a member of the Hayti First Baptist church...
William Potts (05/22/07)
William "Bill" Potts, 77, of Kennett, died Saturday, May 19, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born May 10, 1930, in Tipton County, Tenn., son of the late William and Esta Ulela Kinney Pots, he was in the pest control business...
Marie Ward (05/22/07)
Marie Ward, 91, of Gideon, Mo., formerly of Clarkton, Mo., died Sunday, May 20, 2007, at Gideon Care Center. Born May 2, 1916, in Hayward, Mo., daughter of the late Walter Dean and Elsa Mae Maloney Roberson, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Gideon, the Friendship Club of Gideon, the Civic Club of Clarkton and WMU of Gideon and Clarkton...
Charles White (05/22/07)
Charles Cleveland White, 70, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, May 19, 2007, at Golden Living Center in Malden. Born Nov. 9, 1936, in Cardwell, Mo., daughter of the late John Burnest and Christine Higginbotham White, he was a U.S. veteran and a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Malden...
Patricia Richmond (05/18/07)
Patricia Richmond, 39, of Campbell, died Thursday, May 17, 2007, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Billy Crawford (05/20/07)
Billy Crawford, 78, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, May 18, 2007 at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at McDaniel Funeral Services.
Willard Dempsey Garrett (05/20/07)
Willard Dempsey Garrett, 84, of Kennett died Friday, May 18, 2007 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born on Sept. 26, 1922, the son of the late John Jonah and Emily Virginia Orton Garrett, he was an army veteran of WWII, member of the Calvary General Baptist Church, Rural Letter Carriers Association and a retired military and U.S. rural mail carrier...
Bobby Hayes (05/20/07)
Bobby Lynn Hayes, 71, of Clarkton, Mo., died Friday, May 18, 2007 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born on May 13, 1936, om Broseley, Mo., son of the late Ed and Ethel Foster Hayes, he was a member of the Stanfield Missionary Baptist Church in Clarkton...
Michael Marshall (05/20/07)
Michael D. Marshall, 56, of Kennett, Thursday, May 17, 2007 at VA Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born on May 25, 1950 in Kennett, son of the late Jack and Buneva Lindsey Marshall, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Vietnam war. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Jerry Marshall and one sister, Jacklyn Marshall...
Charlotte Anderson Pack (05/20/07)
Charlotte Anderson Pack, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Monday, May 14, 2007. She married Loy Carlos Pack who preceded her in death. Survivors include one son, Steven Pack, and wife, Melissa, and two daughters, Carla Bailey, and husband, Michael, and Mikki Tomlinson; eight grandchildren, Erin and Conor Bailey, Maggie and Michael Feldman, Alex and Rachel Pack, Madison "Maddie" Pack and Tayten Tomlinson; two brothers, William V. ...
Patricia June Richmond (05/20/07)
Patricia June Richmond, 39, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, May 17, 2007 at her residence in Campbell. She was born on August 8, 1967, the daughter of the late Merle Manuel Richmond and Shirley Pearl Thomas Richmond of Tallapoosa, Mo. She was preceded in death by one sister, Joann Kinder and two brothers, James Richmond and Donald Ray Richmond...
Effie Willett (05/20/07)
Effie D. Usery Willett, 84, of Steele, Mo., died Tuesday, May 15, 2007 at Marble Falls, Ark. Born June 26, 1922, in Elkmont, Ala., the daughter of the late George and Alma Carter Usery, she was a homemaker and a member of the United Pentecostal Church...
Charlotte Pack (05/17/07)
Charlotte Anderson Pack, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Monday, May 14, 2007. She married Loy Carlos Pack, who preceded her in death. Survivors include one son, Steven Pack, and wife, Melissa, and two daughters, Carla Bailey, and husband, Michael, and Mikki Tomlinson; eight grandchildren, Erin and Conor Bailey, Maggie and Michael Feldman, Alex and Rachel Pack, Madison "Maddie" Pack and Tayten Tomlinson; two brothers, William V. "Jr." Anderson, and wife, Alberta, of Blissfield, Mich., and Don Anderson, and wife, Arline...
Michael D. Marshall (05/18/07)
Michael D. Marshall, 56, of Kennett, died Thursday, May 17, 2007, at VA Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Survivors include one sister, Jane Marshall of Kennett. Private services will be held at a later date. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements...
John D. McClanahan (05/18/07)
John D. McClanahan, 92, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, May 17, 2007, at General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Born Aug. 26, 1914, in Broseley, Mo., son of the late Marion and Cordelia Lumpkin McClanahan, he was a security guard for Noranda and of the Baptist faith...
Jessie Marie Petry (05/18/07)
Jessie Marie Petry, 20, of Winder, Ga., formerly of Glennonville, Mo., died Wednesday, May 16, 2007. Born Sept. 23, 1986, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Douglass Leo Petry and Teresa Marie Shelton Cannon, she was a waitress and attended St. Teresa's Catholic Church in Glennonville...
Robert Howard Utterback (05/18/07)
Robert Howard Utterback, 81, formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, May 15, 2007 in Midvale, Utah. Born Aug. 19, 1925, in Coffey, Mo., he was the son of Shelton and Voncile Utterback. On Aug. 27, 1947, in St. Louis, Mo., he married Mary Lou Etta Fricke, who preceded him in death...
Robert Utterback (05/16/07)
Robert Howard Utterback, 81, formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, May 15, 2007 in Midvale, Utah. Born Aug. 19, 1925, in Coffey, Mo., he was the son of Shelton and Voncile Utterback. On Aug. 27, 1947, in St. Louis, Mo., he married Mary Lou Etta Fricke, who preceded him in death...
Lola Brotherton (05/17/07)
Lola Jane Brotherton, 87, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, May 16, 2007, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born Feb. 29, 1920, in Pamona, Mo., daughter of the late William and Emma Turner Fine, she was of the Baptist faith. On Oct. 28, 1937, she married Marvin Brotherton, who preceded her in death on June 4, 2005. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Jerri Jenkins; a son-in-law, Ronnie Jenkins and one sister, Syble Collins...
Frankie Gooden (05/17/07)
Frankie Lee Gooden, 50, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, May 10, 2007, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born Sept. 26, 1956, in Portageville, Mo., son of J.B. and Vella Peterson Gooden, he was employed at Helena Chemical in Hayti. On Nov. 5, 1975, in Hayti, he married Evelynn Marie Hackett, who survives...
Dewey Hyde (05/17/07)
Dewey Hyde, 74, of Kennett, formerly of Cardwell, Mo., died Wednesday, May 16, 2007. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Thursday, May 17, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Arbyrd, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, May 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Buster Griggs officiating...
Marilou Jones (05/17/07)
Mary Louise "Marilou" Milburn Jones, 80, of Kennett, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2007, at Heritage Nursing Center after an extended illness. Born on Jan. 7, 1927, in Kennett, she was the only child of the late Louise Liggett Milburn and Burl West Milburn. Mary Louise grew up in Kennett and graduated from Kennett High School in 1944. Marilou attend Central Methodist College in Fayette, Mo. and the University of Missouri in Columbia where she was a member of the Alpha Gamma Sorority...
Jesse Petry (05/17/07)
Jessie Marie Petry, 20, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, May 16, 2007, at Winder, Ga. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.
Ellen Belcher (05/16/07)
Ellen Belcher, 94, of Holcomb, Mo., died Monday, May 14, 2007, at Holcomb. Born Sept. 22, 1912, in Datto, Ark., daughter of the late Robert and Isabell "Bragg" Mitchell, she was a member of Tatum Chapel Church. On Sept. 13, 1930, in Doniphan, Mo., she married William "Bill" Thomas Belcher, who preceded her in death on March 27, 1980. She was also preceded in death by an infant daughter, Wilma Dean Belcher; one grandson, Scott Belcher; five brothers and two sisters...
Bryan Hamm (05/16/07)
Bryan James Hamm, 23, of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, May 13, 2007, at Caruthersville, Mo. Born Aug. 16, 1983, at Cullman, Ala., son of Bryan Keith Hamm and Holly Harden Gray, he was a boat hand for Marine Terminal. Survivors include three children, Dorian, Bryan and Zoe Hamm, all of Caruthersville; his mother, Holly Gray, of Malden, Mo.; his father, Keith Hamm, of Hayti; four brothers, Alan and Johnathan Ham, both of Gosnell, Ark., Gabriel Hamm, of Searcy, Ark., and Brandon Hamm, of Hayti; three sisters, Krystal and Bridget Hamm, both of Portageville, Mo., and Kayla Hamm, of Caruthersville and grandparents, Patricia Ann Hamm and Sam Estes, both of Hayti.. ...
Gladys Lacewell (05/16/07)
Gladys Christine Lacewell, 90, of Gideon, Mo., died Tuesday, May 15, 2007, at Gideon Care Center. Born July 17, 1916, in Senath, Mo., daughter of the late Frank and Rilla Long Higgs, she was a member o the Mt. Zion General Baptist "Jericho" Church. On Nov. 19, 1939, in Piggott, Ark., she married William Carmel Lacewell, who preceded her in death on Jan. 31, 2007. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Javery, Orville and Donald Higgs...
Ellen Belcher (05/15/07)
Ellen Belcher, 94, of Holcomb, Mo., died Monday, May 14, 2007, at Holcomb. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Buddy Bess (05/15/07)
Alvin H. "Buddy" Bess, 77, a lifelong resident and prominent businessman of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Friday, May 11, 2007, at his residence. Mr. Bess, son of the late Joda William and Mary Margaret (Smith) Bess, was born April 30, 1929, in Poplar Bluff. He was a member of the New Life Christian Church United. Mr. Bess served in the United States Navy from 1950 to 1954...
Frankie Gooden (05/15/07)
Frankie Lee Gooden, 50, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, May 10, 2007, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m., Friday, May 18, at the Faith Temple Church of God in Christ. Funeral services will be held at noon, Friday, May 18, at the Faith Temple Church of God in Christ with Pastor Tommie Allen officiating...
Marilou Jones (05/15/07)
Marilou Milburn Jones, 80, of Kennett, died Saturday, May 12, 2007, at Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, May 17, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, May 18, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Chris Maynard officiating...
Gladys Lacewell (05/15/07)
Gladys Lacewell, 90, of Gideon, Mo., died today, Tuesday, May 15, 2007, at Gideon Care Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Charles Long, Sr. (05/15/07)
Charles A. Long, Sr., 70, of Kennett, died Friday, May 11, 2007 at Kennett. Born April 15, 1937, in Bucoda, Mo., son of the late Alton and Opal Collins Long, he was the owner of Long's Tax Service, which was in business for 50-years. He was a member of the Assemblies of God...
Gary Moody (05/15/07)
Gary Wayne Moody, 56, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, May 11, 2007, at his residence. Born July 11, 1950, in Caruthersville, son of Geneva Nokes Moody and the late James Allen Moody, he was a 1968 graduate of Caruthersville High School and a 1973 graduate of Southwest Missouri State University. He was with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and in the construction business...
George Panousis (05/15/07)
George Panousis, 84, died Friday, May 11, 2007, at Patra General Hospital in Patra, Greece. He was owner of Grecian Steak House in Kennett. Survivors include his wife, Vickie; one son, Steve Panousis, and wife, Georgia; one daughter, JoAnn Hrissikos, and husband, Hristos, and six grandchildren, Bobby, Georgia, and George Hrissikos, and George, Vickie, and Yiota Panousis...
James Shelton (05/15/07)
James Arthur Shelton, 62, of Kennett, died Sunday, May 13, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Dec. 21, 1944, in Kennett, son of the late Lloyd Jarrett and Irene Shelton Jarrett, he was a brick mason. Survivors include his wife, Barbara Jarrett, of Kennett; one son, James L. ...
Rawleigh Floyd Belt (05/13/07)
Rawleigh Floyd Belt, 89, of Raymondville, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, May 10, 2007, at the Veteran's Home in St. James, Mo. Born Feb. 5, 1918, son of the late Floyd and Nancy Mae Hopkins Belt, he was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in W.W.II, and was a retired trucker and farmer...
Charles A. Long, Sr. (05/13/07)
Charles A. Long, Sr., 70, of Kennett, died Friday, May 11, 2007 at Kennett. Born April 15, 1937, in Bucoda, Mo., he was the son of the late Alton and Opal Collins Long, he was the owner of Long's Tax Service, which was in business for 50-years. Survivors include one son, Charles Alton Long, Jr., of Kennett, Mo.; one daughter, Sandrea Long, of Kennett; best friend, Charles Darnell, of Braggadocio, Mo.; grandchildren, Charles, Triston, and Brea Long, Cheryl and Dave Westmorlan, Jade and George Anderson, all of Kennett, and Kaley Mastrianno, of Lakeland, Fla.; children of the heart, Vickie Hamlett, Karen McMahon, Angie Folkes, and JoBeth Brooks, all of Kennett, Lee Hufford, of Senath, Mo., Terry Barnett, of Lebanon, Mo., and Mark Lunbeck, of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; two sisters, Mary Lou Long Newman, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., and Deloris June Long Pickens, of Paragould, Ark.; and great-grandchildren, Tyler Colton Long, Brett Alton Long, Jacob Owen Anderson, and Kimberly Westmorlan, all of Kennett, and Kaley Mastrianno, of Lakeland, Fla.. ...
Rawleigh Belt (05/11/07)
Rawleigh Belt, 89, of St. James, Mo., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, May 10, 2007, at The Veteran's Home in St. James. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.
Robert Caneer (05/11/07)
Robert Caneer, 88, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, May 10, 2007, at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born March 15, 1919, in Senath, he was the son of the late Brady and Pearl Edmonston Caneer. Robert was involved in farming and cotton ginning since 1940 and was owner of 4-Way Gin in Senath. ...
Martha Fitzmaurice (05/11/07)
Martha Fitzmaurice, 83, of Steele, Mo., died Sunday, May 6, 2007, at her residence. Born April 4, 1924, in Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of the late William and Mattie Russell Fitzmaurice, she graduated in 1941 from Cooter High School and attended nursing school in Blytheville. She was a member of Sacred Heart Church in Caruthersville...
Frankie Gooden (05/11/07)
Frankie Gooden, 50, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, May 10, 2007, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Hayti.
Blanche Campbell (05/10/07)
Blanche Campbell (Hale), a loving mother and grandmother, died Thursday, May 18, 2007, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. She was 90. Mrs. Campbell was born on June 15, 1917, in the Webb community in Missouri. She was he daughter of Arthur and Frances Augie Jones. Blanche was the seventh of nine children. Her sister Ethel "Sis" Chilton survives her...
Robert Caneer (05/10/07)
Robert Caneer, 88, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, May 9, 2007, at Northeast Arkansas Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, May 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 12, at the First Baptist Church in Senath...
Vera Williams (05/10/07)
Vera Williams, 98, of Kennett, died Monday, May 7, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Aug. 17, 1908, in Carbon Hill, Ala., daughter of the late Robert and Dona Frost Wright, she was a homemaker and a member of Friendship Baptist Church. On May 15, 1926, in Lepanto, Ark., she married Charlie Williams, who preceded her in death on April 18, 1983. ...
Rathul Davis (05/09/07)
Rathul Davis, 78, of Farmington, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Monday, May 7, 2007, at his residence. Born at Senath, son of the late Sammie and Eller Reeves Davis, he was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Farmington. Survivors include his wife, Pauline McNairy Davis, of Farmington; two sons, John Davis and wife, Diane, of Piggott, Ark., and Paul Davis and wife, Kim, of Farmington; one daughter, Kathy Potter, of Farmington; one sister, Pauline Davis, of Antioch, Calif., eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.. ...
Julia Houltzhouser (05/09/07)
Julia Elmine Houltzhouser, 73, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, May 7, 2007, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born April 30, 1934, in St. Louis, Mo., daughter of the late Carson and Flossie Mungle Lincoln, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Campbell...
Voyne Kentner (05/09/07)
Voyne Travon Kentner, 68, of Wardell, Mo., died Sunday, May 6, 2007, at John Cochran VA Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born Oct. 31, 1938, in Shaw, Ark., son of the late John and Mary Smith Kentner, he was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the Baptist Church of Wardell...
Robert Latham (05/09/07)
Robert Gipson Latham, 89, of Houlka, Miss., died Monday, May 7, 2007, at his residence. Born July 3, 1917, in Centerhill, Miss., son of the late Henry and Ida Bell Tunney Latham, he was a U.S. Army-Air Force veteran, having served in WWII. He was employed at Colt Industries and was of the Catholic faith...
Ruth Watson (05/09/07)
Ruth Watson, 89, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, May 8, 2007, at Golden Living Nursing Center at Malden. Born Oct. 6, 1917, in Risco, Mo., daughter of the late Samuel T. and Alice Wimberly Pittman, she was a homemaker, a member of the United Methodist Church in Malden and a member of the DeReign Club...
Vera Williams (05/09/07)
Vera Williams, 98, of Kennett, died Monday, May 7, 2007, at National Health Care in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, May 10, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, May 11, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel...
J.C. Eaves (05/08/07)
J.C. Eaves, 75, of Bernie, Mo., died Sunday, May 6, 2007, at the V.A. Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. Born Dec. 30, 1931, in Grayridge, Mo., son of the late Dave and Hazel Eaves, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran and a farmer. On Aug. 25, 1953, in Bloomfield, Mo., he married Jacquline Hester, who survives of the home...
Julia Houltzhouser (05/08/07)
Julia Houltzhouser, 72, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, May 7, 2007, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.
Voyne Kentner (05/08/07)
Voyne Kentner, of Wardell, Mo., died Sunday, May 6, 2007, at John Cochran VA Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Wardell.
Anthony Robertson (05/08/07)
Anthony "Tony" Allen Robertson, 52, of Kennett, died Friday, May 4, 2007, at his residence. Born June 5, 1954, in St. Louis, Mo., son of the late Willis Earl and Virginia Dell Gray Robertson, he was a self-employed painter. Survivors include his fiancee, Vicki Masterson, of Kennett; one daughter, Autumn Gutherie, of Kansas City, Kan.; one brother, Kenneth Robertson, of Cattawissa, Mo., and three sisters, Kathleen Smith, of Kennett, Carolyn Fiss, of Chesterfield, Mo., and Cheryl Allison, of Farmington, Mo.. ...
Edna Terry (05/08/07)
Edna B. Terry, 88, of Kennett, died Sunday, May 6, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Dec. 17, 1918, in Rector, Ark., She was the daughter of the late Mansfield Price and Martha Bell Brinson Massey. On Jan. 14, 1933, she married Arthur E. Terry, who preceded her in death in 1977. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Mary Francis Smart; 10 brothers and sisters and one grandchild...
Ruth Watson (05/08/07)
Ruth Watson, 87, of Malden, Mo., died today, Tuesday, May 8, 2007, at Golden Living Center in Malden. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Vera Williams (05/08/07)
Vera Williams, 98, of Kennett, died Monday, May 7, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Lydia Wood (05/08/07)
Lydia Rene Luereine Wood, 89, of Paragould, Ark., died Friday, May 4, 2007 at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center. Born March 28, 1918, daughter of the late Alford Grover and Gertrude Sophia Fritts McFeeters, she was a homemaker and of Baptist faith. Survivors include two daughters, Shirley Cude and husband, Kenneth, Sr., of Kennett, and Jannette Carroll Smith, of Pensacola, Fla; two brothers, Jack McFeeters, of Atoka, Okla., and Eugene McFeeters, of Versailles, Mo.; two sisters, Zena Watson, of Eugene, Ore., and Jill Jones of Stockton, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.. ...
Lawrence Grady Lovelace (05/06/07)
Lawrence Grady Lovelace, 80, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, May 4, 2007, at the Malden Nursing Center. Born Jan. 4, 1927, in Old Glaze, Ark., he was the son of the late Doc Grady and Ida Ratlift Lovelace and was a U.S. military veteran. On August 2, 1990, in Malden, he married Wilma Faye Richmond, who survives the home...
Anthony Robertson (05/06/07)
Anthony Robertson, 52, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, May 4, 2007, at his residence. Services are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Leone Wilson (05/06/07)
Leone Wilson, 89, of Kennett, Mo., formerly of Doniphan, died Thursday, May 3, 2007, at Kennett. Born Feb. 24, 1918, in Neelyville, Mo., she was the daughter of the late James Horace and Molly Hines Ennis. On Nov. 16, 1934, she married Ted Wilson, who preceded her in death on Feb. 6, 1979. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Floyd Stallings, and Vernon, Herman, and Melvin Ennis; three sisters, Mabel Thomas, Jessie Reed, and Hazel Scates; and a granddaughter, Diane Smithson McDonald...
Eva Birmingham (05/04/07)
Eva Birmingham, 82, of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Dec. 11, 1924, in White Oak, Mo., daughter of the late Frank and Mildred Davis Clark, she was a member of Calvary General Baptist Church in Kennett...
John Karsten, III (05/04/07)
John Warren Karsten, III, 60, of Hot Springs, Ark., died Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at his residence. Born October 18, 1946 at Kennett, son of the late John & Helen Moyers Karsten, Jr., he was of the Baptist faith, and was associated with Meadowview Missionary Baptist Church. He was also a member of Louisiana Cotton Ginners Assoc...
Lawrence Lovelace (05/04/07)
Lawrence Lovelace, 80, of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, May 4, 2007, at Malden Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Mabel Trinkler (05/04/07)
Mabel Wright Scott Trinkler, daughter of the late Claude and Gertie Wright was born Nov. 27, 1919, in Bucoda, Mo., and passed away April 28, 2007, in Marietta, Ga., at the age of 87 years. Mabel graduated from Senath High School in 1933. She graduated from the Methodist Hospital School of nursing as a certified registered nurse...
Leone Wilson (05/04/07)
Leone Wilson, 89, of Kennett, died Thursday, May 3, 2007, at Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Eva Birmingham (05/03/07)
Eva Birmingham, 82, of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, May 4, at the MDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 5, at the Calvary General Baptist Church in Kennett...
John Karsten (05/03/07)
John Karsten, 60, of Hot Springs, Ark., formerly of Kenentt, died Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time.
Mabel Trinkler (05/02/07)
Mabel Scott Trinkler, 87, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, April 28, 2007. Visitation will begin at noon, Saturday, May 5 at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Graveside services will be held 2 p.m., Saturday, May 5, in the Lulu Cemetery at Senath.
Eva Birmingham (05/02/07)
Eva Birmingham, 82, of Holcomb, Mo., died today, Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Steven Coughenour (05/02/07)
Steven Glen Coughenour, 47, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, April 29, 2007, at Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Dec. 14, 1959, in Marshalltown, Iowa, he was the son of Jane Dalrymple Coughenour, and the late Floyd Coughenour. On July 5, 1996, in Kennett, he married Nancy Price, who survives of the home...
Hilda Harrison (05/02/07)
Hilda Arvilla Harrison, 85, of Clarkton, Mo., died Sunday, April 29, 2007, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. Born Feb. 13, 1922, in Gideon, daughter of the late Oscar and Amanda Catherine Teel Reeves, she was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Clarkton...
Jimmy Atnip (05/01/07)
Jimmy Ray Atnip, 60, of Silva, Mo., died Sunday, April 29, 2007, at St. John's Mercy Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born Dec. 5, 1946, in Silva, son of the late Albert and Nellie Phipps Atnip, he had worked in a sawmill and was of the Baptist faith. One son, Mark Atnip, of Piedmont, Mo.; four daughters, Ramona Click, of Campbell, Mo., Angie Doughten and Regina Seeger, both of Kennett and Melissa Diane Atnip, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; one step-son, Ronnie Bradshaw, of Bloomfield, Mo.; one step-daughter, Susan Rudd, of Piedmont; one brother, Johnny Atnip, of Gideon, Mo.; five sisters, Lois Hill, of Silva, Betty Capps and Shirley Coplin, both of Greenville, Mo., and Mary Jones and Barbara Scales, both of Rector, Ark.; five grandchildren and three step-grandchildren.. ...
Steven Coughenour (05/01/07)
Steven Glen Coughenour, 47, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, April 29, 2007, at Poplar Bluff, Mo. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, May 2, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Memorial services will be he held at 10 a.m., Thursday, May 3, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gary Carter officiating...
Vernon Gregory (05/01/07)
Vernon Junior Gregory, 77, of Kennett, died Monday, April 30, 2007, at his residence. Born Feb. 13, 1930, in Humboldt, Tenn., son of the late Earnest Richard and Dollie Nealie Rogers Gregory, he was a carpenter and of the Pentecostal faith. On July 2, 1949, in Piggott, Ark., he married Billie Jean Gilliam, who survives...
Mabel Holmes (05/01/07)
Mabel Lois Holmes, 78, of Kennett, died Saturday, April 28, 2007, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born June 9, 1928, in Kennett, daughter of the late Robert C. and Eliza James Holmes, she was a member of Harrison Street Church of Christ. Survivors include two double first cousins, James Holmes, of Kennett and Thelma Whitehurst, of Acton, Tenn...