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Obituaries from December 2007

Maxine Robards (12/30/07)
Maxine Robards, 78, of Kennett, died Thursday, December 27, 2007, at Heritage Nursing Center at Kennett. Born September 27, 1929 at Holcomb, Mo., she was a daughter of the late Virgil "Cub" Hudgens and Maudie Waller Hudgens. She married James Robards who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Donald Hudgens...
Jeffery Bargett (12/06/07)
Jeffery Lynn Bargett. 40, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at Pascola, Mo. Born April 29, 1967, in St. Louis, Mo., son of Rebecca Hooper Bargett and the late Willard Joseph Bargett, Jr., he attended school in Caruthersville, Mo., and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was in the contracting/consulting business and was vice president of special projects for Bank of America...
Raymond Boyd (12/28/07)
Raymond "Ray" Boyd, 74, of Hayti, Mo. died Monday, December 17, 2007, at Pensacola, Fla. Born October 22, 1933, in Caruthersville, Mo., he was the son of the late William and Edith Skidmore Boyd. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, a member of the VFW and American Legion. He was a retired carpenter and last worked for Turnage Auction and Real Estate in Hayti...
Thurman Mullen Jr. (12/28/07)
Thurman Ewart Mullen Jr., 65, of Bartlett, Tenn., died Saturday, December 22, 2007, at Methodist Hospital North, Memphis, Tenn. Born August 16, 1942 in West Helena, Ark., he was the son of the late Thurman E. and Thelma Casbier Mullen. He was a graduate of Senath High School, Senath, Mo. and Draughn's Business College of Memphis. He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church of Memphis and a fourth degree Knights of Columbus...
Ethel Mae Quillin (12/28/07)
Ethel Mae Quillin, 85, of Wardell, Mo., died Tuesday, December 25, 2007 at her residence. Born January 26, 1922 at Wardell, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Etta Baynes Savage. She married James Robinson who preceded her in death in 1949. On September 2, 1950, she married George Quillin who preceded her in death December 7, 1977. She was a homemaker...
Maxine Robards (12/28/07)
Maxine Robards, 78, of Kennett, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2007, at the Heritage Nursing Center at Kennett. Graveside services are scheduled for 1 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007, at the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett. No visitation was planned. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of the arrangements...
Carter Eugene Bailey (12/27/07)
Carter Eugene Bailey, 79, of Westmoreland, Kan., died Tuesday, December 26, 2007 at the Westmoreland Community Care Home. Born Oct. 30, 1928 in Caruthersville, Mo., son of Claude and Lorene Carter Bailey, he was a United States Marine and served his country from 1948 in Korea, Japan, and Vietnam until retiring in 1968 at the rank of Master Gunnery Sgt. He was also an active member of the Westmoreland VFW and American Legion and a retired police officer...
Shirley M. Barber (12/27/07)
Shirley M. Barber, 56, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007 at Cape Girardeau. Born July 27, 1951 at Malden, Mo., daughter of the late Cleo and Allie Mae Martin Clemens, she was a homemaker and member of the Victory in Christ Christian Ministry and 4-H Club...
C.B. Bost (12/27/07)
C.B. Bost, 75, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2007, at NHC Healthcare in Kennett, Mo. Born Feb. 25, 1932, in Bucoda, Mo., he was the son of the late Claude and Lessie Smith Bost. On May 28, 1953, at Senath, he married Eunice Lavern Floyd who survives the home...
Irene Reel Ford (12/27/07)
Irene Reel Ford was born January 12, 1928 in Kennett, Missouri and departed from this life on December 25, 2007 in her home at the age of 79. Irene was the daughter of the late Sanford and Edna Reel. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill and Everett Reel; three sisters, Beulah Allen, Pearl McFarline, and Pansy Bolin...
Beatrice "Bea" Hardin (12/27/07)
Beatrice "Bea" Hardin, 58, of Risco, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007 at her residence. Born Sept. 9, 1949, at Lilbourn, Mo., daughter of Bruce and Ruth Mae Wagner White, she was a member of Oneness Pentecostal Church in Tallapoosa, Mo., and a retired bookkeeper for Santie Oil Company in Sikeston, Mo...
Myra Elizabeth Krapf (12/27/07)
Myra Elizabeth Krapf, 88, of Kennett, Mo., died Dec. 21, 2007 , at Millington, Tenn. Born Dec. 24, 2007, at Cape Girardeau, daughter of the late Hoxa Lee Crites and Bessie Chosturn, she was a lifelong member of First Baptist Church. On April 6, 1940, she married Leon Wesley Krapf, who preceded her in death...
Perry Randall Metheny (12/27/07)
Perry Randall Metheny, 58, of Kennett, Mo., formerly of Leachville, Ark., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born at the Pawheen Community near Leachville, son of the late Glen and Della Hyde Metheny, he was a 1972 graduate of Arkansas State University where he was a member of Sigma Pi Fraternity. He was also retired from the U.S. Army and a member of the Church of Christ...
Ethel Quillin (12/27/07)
Ethel Mae Quillin, 85, of Wardell, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007, at her residence. Visitation will be held at 6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 28 at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Wardell. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 29, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Wardell with Rev. Chester Kneir officiating...
Loretta J. Wagster (12/27/07)
Loretta J. Wagster, 65, of Piggott, Ark., died Monday, Dec. 24, 2007 at Piggott Community Hospital. Born April 7, 1942 in Cooter, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Iver and Myrtle Crow Glenn. On May 10, 1960, she married Dallas Wagster who survives the home...
C.B. Bost (12/26/07)
C.B. Bost, 75, of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2007, at NHC Healthcare in Kennett, Mo. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Wednesday, Dec. 26, at the McDaniel Chapel in Senath. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 27, at the McDaniel Chapel with Rev. Shawn Parker officiating...
Louise Evans (12/26/07)
Louise Evans, 87, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 21, 2007, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. Born Feb. 22, 1920, in Dexter, Mo., daughter of the late William Joseph and Edith May Small Smith, she was employed at Just Rite Cleaners and was a member of Kimball Baptist Church in Malden...
L. G. Gamble (12/26/07)
L. G. Gamble, 71, of Harvey, Ill., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey. Born Jan. 17, 1936, in Greenwood, Miss., son of the late Elder and Sendie Hugiens Gamble, he was employed as a factory worker...
Zona Elzada Gooch (12/26/07)
Zona Elzada Gooch, 94, of Leachville, Ark., died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2007, at the Senath Nursing Center in Senath, Mo. Born in Big Flat, Ark., daughter of the late Sam and Viola Freeman Jones, she was a member of the Happy Corner Assembly of God Church near Leachville...
Beatrice "Bea" Hardin (12/26/07)
Beatrice "Bea" Hardin, 58, of Risco, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007 at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Homes of Malden, Mo.
Linda Harrison (12/26/07)
Linda Harrison, 60, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at the Caruthersville Nursing Center. Born Aug. 4, 1947, in Caruthersville, daughter of the late Herman and Fern Allen, she attended Caruthersville Schools and was employed by Brown Shoe Company and Wal-Mart. She was a member of The Caruthersville Wesleyan Church...
Merwin P. Holsworth (12/26/07)
Merwin P. "Lefty" Holsworth, 75, died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007, at the Hernando Pasco Hospice Center in Inverness, Fla. Born April 14, 1932, in Pontiac, Mich., son of the late Claude and Hazel Blanchard Holsworth, he was a brick mason and construction foreman...
Irene Ford (12/26/07)
Irene Ford, 79, of Kennett, died Tuesday, December 25, 2007 at Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Donald Forshee (12/26/07)
Donald Richard Forshee, 67, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, December 22, 2007, at Malden. Born March 20, 1940, at Leadwood, Mo., he was the son of the late Daniel and Mabel Orlena Helms Forshee. He was a TV repairman and a U.S. Navy veteran. Surviving are one step-son, Shawn Vantrease of Campbell, Mo., one brother, Ronald Forshee and wife, Mary, of Ft. Smith, Ark...
Kenneth F. Homo (12/26/07)
Kenneth F. Homo, 82, of Amarillo, Texas, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007. Born Feb. 1, 1925, in St. Louis, Mo., son of the late Guspa and Bertha Homo, he was an avid weather watcher and lifetime St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan. On Jan. 26, 1963, in St. Louis, he married Harriett McCormick who preceded him in death...
Flossie Lacy (12/26/07)
Flossie Frances Lacy, 99, of Kennett, died Monday, December 24, 2007, at National Healthcare of Kennett. Born October 16, 1908 at Marquand, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Effie Aslinger McCormick. On November 20, 1930, she married Thomas Lacy who preceded her in death...
Lowell Lindsey (12/26/07)
Lowell Mae Lindsey, 86, of Rector, Ark., died Monday, December 24, 2007, at General Baptist Nursing Home at Campbell, Mo. Born March 7, 1921, at Ponotoc, Miss., he was the son of the late Wilson D. and Anna Bell Turner Lindsey, One May 22, 1942, he married Margaret Rutledge who survives...
Jimmie Northington (12/26/07)
Jimmie Lyn Northington, 82, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 20, at Dexter Hospital in Dexter, Mo. Born Sept. 19, 1925, he was a deacon at the First Presbyterian Church in Malden and employed by Malden Implement as a mechanic, retiring in 2005, after 55 years of service with them...
Ethel Quillin (12/26/07)
Ethel Quillin, 85, of Wardell, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Wardell.
William Walter Doughten (12/23/07)
William Walter Doughten, 64, of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 14, 1943, in Lenox, Tenn., son of the late Guy and Rena Patterson Doughten, he was a U.S. Army Veteran, retiree from General Motors where he was a Union Representative, and he was of the Baptist faith...
Myra Elizabeth Krapf (12/23/07)
Myra Elizabeth Krapf, 88, of Kennett, died today, Friday, Dec. 21, 2007, at Millington, Tenn. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m., today, Sunday, Dec. 23, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett, with Rev. Ed Jansson officiating.
Mary Theresa Pankey (12/23/07)
Mary Theresa Pankey, 88, of Cardwell, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at her residence. Born March 2, 1919, in Chicago, Ill., daughter of the late Vincent and Rose Bielanski. She married Earl Leslie Pankey who preceded her in death in 1981. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Joseph, Casimir and John Bielanski; and two sisters, Helen Geler and Emily Weglarz...
Johnnie Durrell Smith (12/23/07)
Johnnie Durrell Smith, 61, of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born Sept. 7, 1946, in Braggadocio, Mo., son of the late John and Edith Faye Bradley Smith, he was owner/operator of a gas and service station in Gideon. He attended the First Church of Nazarene in Malden, Mo...
Loretta Burchard (12/21/07)
Loretta Faye Burchard, 65, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born March 14, 1942, in Caruthersville, daughter of the late Arthur Columbus and Ella Mae Curtis Thomas, she was employed at Brown Shoe Company and Wal-Mart and was a member of the Wesleyan Church...
Dalph Camp, Sr. (12/21/07)
Dalph D. Camp, Sr., 76, of Dexter, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007, at his residence. Born March 31, 1931, in Qulin, Mo., son of the late Luther Camp and Christina Rodewald, he was an auto mechanic and of the Baptist faith. On March 3, 1962, in Joliet, Ill., he married Virginia Shelton, who survives...
Kenneth Homo (12/21/07)
Kenneth Homo, 82, of Amarillo, Texas, formerly of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Myra Krapf (12/21/07)
Myra Elizabeth Krapf, 88, of Kenentt, died today, Friday, Dec. 21, 2007, at Millington, Tenn. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Thelma Marret (12/21/07)
Thelma Marie Marret, 82, of Monette, Ark., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at Monette Manor. Born March 22, 1925, in Hollywood, Mo., daughter of the late Avery and Myrtle Wilmoth, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She married J.R. Marret II, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Brent Marret; one brother, Buel Wilmoth and two sisters, Joan Wilmoth and Dian Jacobs...
Stacy Schroeppel (12/21/07)
Stacy Dawn Schroeppel, 26, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007, at her residence. Born April 23, 1981, in Poplar Bluff, Mo., daughter of Stephen Charles and Darlene Jean White Schroeppel, she was a 1999 graduate of Malden High School and a 2007 graduate of SEMO University in Cape Girardeau, Mo. She was employed at Falcon Door and Window in Malden and she was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church in Malden...
Esthelee Slaughter (12/21/07)
Esthelle Slaughter, 86, of Selmer, Tenn., formerly of Rives, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at McNairy Regional Hospital in Selmer. Daughter of the late Gus and Emma Choate Martin, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She married Carl Slaughter, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one sister, Martha Ashley; two brothers, J.D. and Seldon Markham and a grandson, Charles Slaughter, Jr...
John Smith (12/21/07)
John Smith, 61, of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2007, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 22, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 23, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Henry Shelley officiating...
Dalph D. Camp, Sr. (12/20/07)
Dalph D. Camp, Sr., 76, of Dexter, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007, at his residence. Born March 31, 1931, in Qulin, Mo., son of the late Luther Camp and Christina Rodewald, he was an auto mechanic and of the Baptist faith. On March 3, 1962, in Joliet, Ill., he married Virginia Shelton, who survives...
L.G. Gamble (12/20/07)
L.G. Gamble, 71, of Chicago, Ill, formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, Ill. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Dec. 22, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Hayti. Funeral services will be held at noon, Saturday, Dec. 22, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Leroy Lockridge officiating...
L.G. Gamble (12/19/07)
L.G. Gamble, 71, of Harvey, Ill., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at Ingalls Memorial Hospital in Harvey, Ill. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw funeral Home of Hayti.
Mary McCleskey (12/19/07)
Mary Joann McCleskey, 64, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Jan. 18, 1943, in Malden, daughter of the late Junior Levere Hampton and Mary Edmondson Lovelace, she was employed at Federal Mogul in Malden and was of the Protestant faith...
Stacey Schrooppel (12/19/07)
Stacey Schrooppel, 26, of Malden, Mo., died today, Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Edsel Dawson (12/18/07)
Edsel E. Dawson, 86, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007, at Hayti. Born Feb. 9, 1921, in Lanton, Mo., son of the late Martin C. and Mona Stephens Dawson, he was a 1941 graduate of Hayti High School, and a U.S. WWII veteran. He owned and operated Dawson Oil Company and also worked for Kelley Electric...
Sherry Glass (12/18/07)
Sherry Lynn Glass, 46, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at her residence. Born March 22, 1961, in Gideon, Mo., daughter of Pearl Geneva Smart Loughary and the late Clayton Henry Garrison, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. In 1977, in Malden, she married Linford Wayne Glass, who preceded her in death on May 19, 1999...
Paul Kennedy (12/18/07)
Paul Kennedy, 53, of Holcomb, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2007, at Holcomb. Born April 9, 1954, in Kennett, son of the late Cecil and Irene Allgood Kennedy, he was a deacon at Calvary General Baptist Church in Kennett. On Nov. 1, 1975, he married Rita Hooten, who survives...
Charles Lassiter (12/18/07)
Charles Lassiter, 95, of Holcomb, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 16, 2007, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born March 3, 1912, in Pontotoc, Miss., he was the son of the late Donas Houston and Corro Lea Watson Lassiter. On March 22, 1934, he married Susie Estelle Hicks, who preceded him in death on March 1, 1945. ...
Mary McCleskey (12/18/07)
Mary McCleskey, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 17, 2007, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.
Charles Williams (12/18/07)
Charles Moore Williams, 64, of Pattison, Texas, formerly of Wardell, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, at his residence. Born March 16, 1943, in Madison County, Tenn., son of Hazel Upton Williams and the late Newton Emmett Williams, he attended schools in Madison County and was a graduate of Lambuth College and Southeast Missouri State University. He was an educator in Pemiscot County at North Pemiscot's Peach Orchard elementary School and as principal at the Special School District...
Pauline Reeves (12/14/07)
Pauline Reeves, 81, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at Kennett. Born Sept. 8, 1926, in Berry, Ala., daughter of the late James Garfield and Dezzie Arseno Kimbrell Inmon, she was a member of the First Baptist Church. On Feb. 16, 1944, in Tuscumbia, Ala., she married William Clinton Reeves, who preceded her in death on Oct. 4, 1992. She was also preceded in death by an infant son, Rodney Reeves; two brothers and three sisters...
Ryan Michael Bailey (12/13/07)
Ryan Michael Bailey, infant, of Clarkton, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at Poplar Bluff Regional Healthcare in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Dec. 11, 2007, at Poplar Bluff. He was the son of Joshua Nickerson, of Moberly, Mo., and Melissa Bailey, of Clarkton...
Celia Widner Cooper (12/13/07)
Celia Estell Widner Cooper, 92, of Lakeland, Fla., formerly of Portageville, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 9, 2007, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. Born July 7, 1915, in Ridgely, Tenn., daughter of the late Fred Cleveland and Mary Alice Turner Reams, she was of the Pentecostal faith...
Bryan Keith Harrigan (12/13/07)
Bryan Keith Harrigan, 47, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at Kennett. Born June 9, 1960, in Malden, Mo., son of Mattie Neal Harrigan and the late Earnest M. Harrigan, he was a U.S. Army veteran. On Aug. 11, 1979, he married Juanita Beltran, who survives...
Pauline Reeves (12/13/07)
Pauline Reeves, 81, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2007, at Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Thursday, Dec. 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Dec. 14, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ed Jansson officiating...
Celia Cooper (12/12/07)
Celia Widner Cooper, 92, of Lakeland, Fla., formerly of Portageville, Mo., died Sunday, December 9, 2007 at Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Lakeland. Visitation will be 6 p.m. Friday, December 14, at 1st United Pentecostal Church in Portageville...
Bryan Harrigan (12/12/07)
Bryan Harrigan, 47, of Kennett, died Tuesday, December 11, 2007 at Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Shirley Jones (12/12/07)
Shirley Jones, 72, of Kennett, died Monday, December 10, 2007 at Kennett. Born April 12, 1935, at White Oak, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Alfred Arlin and Ethel Minnie Pugh Dye. On February 22, 1957, she married Donald S. Jones who preceded her in death August 7, 2000...
Pauline Reeves (12/12/07)
Pauline Reeves, 81, of Kennett, died Tuesday, December 11, 2007, at Kennett. Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Paul Richardson (12/12/07)
Paul Revere Richardson, 81, of Doniphan, Mo., died Friday, December 7, 2007, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Born June 3, 1926 at Blytheville, Ark., son of the late Turner Morgan and Letha Nellie Parish Richardson, he was a U.S. Army veteran serving in World War II and the Korean War. A retired farmer, he was a member of the Oglesville General Baptist Church...
Kenneth Cooper (12/11/07)
Kenneth A. Cooper, 84, of Jonesboro, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at Skill Care Nursing Home in Jonesboro. Born April 24, 1923, in Marmaduke, Ark., son of the late Joseph Arnold and Ira Lyrl Newsom Cooper, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in WWII, a graduate of Kennett High School and was employed by Southwestern Bell Telephone Company...
Shirley Jones (12/11/07)
Shirley Jones, 72, of Kennett, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2007, at Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
J.R. Little (12/11/07)
J.R. Little, 87, of Kennett, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born June 19, 1920, in Kennett, son of the late Robert J. and Opal Geneva Wright Little, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII. He was employed at Kennett Public School as a janitor...
Carla Luster (12/11/07)
Carla Rowshell Luster, 32, of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at Hayti. Born June 23, 1975, in Hayti, daughter of John Garner and Hilda Luster, she was a 1993 graduate of Hayti High School and was a member of Cedar Street Missionary Baptist Church...
Robert Robinson (12/11/07)
Robert Joseph "Joe" Robinson, 75, of Kennett, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Jan. 22, 1932, in Oxley, Mo., son of the late Ernest Newton and Martha Melvinie Robinson, he was a farm laborer and he attended the Word of Life General Baptist Church in Frisbee, Mo...
Lulamae Wilson (12/11/07)
Lulamae Wilson, 83, of Kennett, formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2007, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Feb. 6, 1924, in Clarkton, daughter of the late Lonzo Hicks and Lula Mae Brandon Shepare, she was a homemaker and of the Southern Baptist faith...
Dorothy Davis (12/09/07)
Dorothy Davis, 85, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at National Health Care at Kennett. Born Sept. 11, 1922, at Dupo, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Frank and Alberta Ward Sumpter. On Sept. 12, 1946, she married Gale Davis in Piggott, Ark. who survives. Other survivors include two sons, Larry Davis of Irving, Texas and Neal Davis of Goodlettsville, Tenn.; one daughter, Susan Wallin of Gardner of Kansas; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren...
Pearl Tackeberry (12/09/07)
Pearl Tackeberry, 91, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center at Kennett. Born March 19, 1916, at Zalma, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Leonard and Della Rowena Livington Street. She was a member of the Abundant Life Church at Kennett...
Virginia Capps (12/07/07)
Virginia Crider Capps, 97, of Evansville, Ind., died Monday, Dec. 3, at the Evansville Protestant Home. Born Dec. 20, 1909, in Hayti, Mo., daughter of the late Dr. Joseph Green and Mary Betsy Faris Crider, she graduated from Caruthersville High School in Caruthersville, Mo. ...
Dorothy Davis (12/07/07)
Dorothy Davis, 85, of Kennett, died today, Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at National Health/Care in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Lew Hamilton (12/07/07)
Lew Hamilton, 78, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born May 15, 1929, in Owensboro, Ky., son of the late Claude Ellis and Lola Belle Anderson Hamilton, he was a lifetime retail merchant, owner of Smith's Store for Women, a Mason with the Kennett Masonic Lodge and a member of Ely Baptist Church...
Joy Seward (12/07/07)
Joy Rose Seward, 74, of Belleville, Ill., died Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2007, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born Nov. 20, 1933, in Senath, Mo., daughter of the late Charles and Hettie Pauline Bailey Jaques, she was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Belleville...
Pearl Tackeberry (12/07/07)
Pearl Tackeberry, 91, of Kennett, died today, Friday, Dec. 7, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Dennis Thrasher (12/07/07)
Dennis Thrasher, 57, of Rockvale, Tenn., formerly of Rector, Ark., died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007, in Tennessee. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 9, at the Mitchell Funeral Home in Rector, Ark. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Dec. 11, at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel with James Henry Dortch and Ronnie Stevens officiating...
Lew Hamilton (12/06/07)
Lew Hamilton, 78, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Thursday, Dec. 6, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Dec. 7, at the Ely Baptist Church in Kennett with the Rev. Bud Evans officiating...
James Riggs (12/06/07)
James Martin Riggs, 82, of Overland, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007, at St. Louis, Mo. Born Jan. 27, 1925, in Senath, Mo., son of the late Andrew and Beulah Goswick Riggs, he was a U.S. Navy and Air Force veteran. He married Grapel Thompson, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by three brothers, Aaron, Eldon and Donald Riggs and four sisters, Ollie and Lorraine Riggs, Erma Duke and Louvella Roark...
Rosa Shatley (12/06/07)
Rosa Lee Shatley, 50, of Paragould, Ark., died Friday, Nov. 30, 2007, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Born Oct. 19, 1957, in Kennett, she was the daughter of Betty Ruth Cagle Butler and the late Oras Leonard Butler. On Nov. 8, 1974, in Kennett, she married Donald Ray Shatley, who survives...
James Edwards (12/05/07)
James W. Edwards, 88, of Broken Arrow, Okla., formerly of Kennett, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007, at Cedar Crest Nursing Home in Broken Arrow. Born Nov. 4, 1919, in Keiser, Ark., son of the late William Jackson and Vera May Cargel Edwards, he was a U.S. Army veteran...
Lew Hamilton (12/05/07)
Lew Hamilton, 78, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2007, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Joe Harding (12/05/07)
The Reverend Doctor Joe Harding, 78, of Corvallis, Ore., passed away at the Mennonite Village in Albany, Ore., after a six-year battle with Alzheimer's disease. "Joe Andy" was born in Kennett on July 8, 1929, the eldest of two sons born to Andrew Farris Harding of Hickman, Ky., and Elsie Jeanette Harper of Roanoke, Va...
Mary Tipton (12/05/07)
Mary Etta Tipton, 69, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 30, 2007, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo. Born July 2, 1938, in Qulin, Mo., daughter of the late James Dalton and Nettie Lee Waters Self, she was a homemaker, a member of the Oglesville Baptist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star and was a Worthy Matron...
Paula Carr (12/04/07)
Paula Kay Carr, 39, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 30, 2007, in rural Pemiscot County, Mo. Born Feb. 10, 1968, in Hayti, Mo., daughter of Paul Edward and Melba Kay Mott Faulkner, she was a 1986 graduate of Caruthersville High School and a housekeeper. She attended the First Assembly of God Church in Caruthersville...
James Edwards (12/04/07)
James W. Edwards, 88, of Broken Arrow, Okla., formerly of Kennett, died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007, at Cedar Crest Nursing Home in Broken Arrow. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, at the Mississippi County Memorial Gardens Cemetery. with Rev. Jay Weaver officiating...
Roy Elam, Jr. (12/04/07)
Roy Francis Elam, Jr., 81, of Gideon, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at his residence. Born July 23, 2007, at Gideon, son of the late Roy F. Elam, Jr., and Gertrude Vevla McCormick Elam, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in WWII. He was a member of the VFW in Gideon, Masonic Lodge in Kennett and Clarkton and a member of the First Baptist Church in Gideon...
Mary Fisher (12/04/07)
Mary Mattie Fisher, 91, of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 3, 2007, at Gideon Care Center. Born Dec. 14, 1915, in Holcomb, Mo., daughter of the late Richard Lee and Jane L. Sweeten Miller, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Gideon...
Johnny Goodman (12/04/07)
Johnny Goodman, 72, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born March 28, 1935, in Steele, Mo., son of the late Effie Kay Goodman, he was a veteran of the Missouri National Guard and a mechanic. Survivors include five children, Johnny Goodman, Jr., Teresa Kay Hale and Billy Goodman, both of Granite City, Mo., Jo Ann Wood, of Milford, Maine, and Cathy Naifeh, of Clarksville, Tenn.; four step-children, Cathy Stults, of Scott City, Mo., Phillip Matty, of Caruthersville, Mo., Karen Klutner, of New Hamburg, Mo., and Laura Phillips, of Perryville, Mo.; companion, Freda Mathenia, of Hayti and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.. ...
Sarah House (12/04/07)
Sarah Jo Terrett House, 73, of Portageville, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 30, 2007, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born Feb. 6, 1934, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of the late Carl and Lottie Vaughn VanDeWaal, she was employed at Brown Shoe Company and of the Baptist faith...
Dessie Oxley (12/04/07)
Dessie Lee Oxley, 78, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Born Oct. 12, 1929, in Bernie, Mo., daughter of the late Thomas Jasper and Dena Mae Lowery Swinney, she was a homemaker and of Baptist faith...
James Riggs (12/04/07)
James Riggs, 82, of Overland, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007, at St. Louis, Mo. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 5, in the McGrew Cemetery at Senath with Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...
Ozella Robinson (12/04/07)
Ozella Robinson, 81, of Hayti, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born Oct. 27, 1926, in Hayti, daughter of the late Ephrom and Lucy Young Strong, she was employed at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital and was a member of the Pleasant Grove No. 2 Missionary Baptist Church in Portageville, Mo...
Roy Elam, Jr. (12/02/07)
Roy Elam, Jr., 81, of Gideon, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2007, at his residence. Visitation will begin at 10 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Gideon. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Dec. 4, at the Bradshaw Chapel with Rev. Jack Allen officiating...
Jessie Louise Mallet (12/02/07)
Jessie Louise Mallett, 67, of Holcomb, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born April 28, 1940, in Adkins, Ark., daughter of the late William Henry and Pearl Irene Golden Huckabee, she was employed at Tyson Foods...
Rosa Lee Shatley (12/02/07)
Rosa Lee Shatley, 50, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Kennett, died Friday, Nov. 30, 2007, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould. Visitation was held from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home at Kennett. Funeral services were scheduled to begin at 2 p.m., today, Sunday, Dec. 2, 2007, at the Bradshaw Chapel in Kennett...