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Obituaries from June 2008

Gertie Abercrumbie (06/26/08)
Gertie Abercrumbie, 90, of Kennett, died Friday, June 20, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Nov. 15, 1917, in Hamilton, Ala., daughter of the late Forbie and Mattie Sudduth Ballard, she was employed at Ely Walker for 18 years and was a volunteer at Twin Rivers Regional Hospital for 17 years. She was a charter member of Third Street Baptist Church in Kennett for 58 years...
Sidney Chaffin (06/26/08)
Sidney Houston Chaffin of Caruthersville, Mo., died in Tiptonville, Tenn., near his beloved Reelfoot Lake, on Sunday, June 22, 2008. Sidney was born in Memphis, Tenn., on Sept. 27, 1934, to Fred Houston and Eileen Oates Chaffin, who preceded him in death...
Dorothy Goodwin (06/26/08)
Dorothy Louise Goodwin, 85, of Kennett, died Monday, June 23, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born April 21, 1923, in Senatobia, Miss., daughter of the late Herman and Percy Carlisle Tyler, she was a 1941 graduate of Caruth High School. She married Jack Goodwin, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Gene, Bud, Leon and Gaylon Tyler and four sisters, Robbie Hastings, Troy Tyler, Flo LeDesky and Ruth McAnally...
Amos Largent (06/26/08)
Amos "John" Largent, 71, of Kennett, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, June 24, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Hospital in Kennett. Born Aug. 14, 1936, in Senath, son of Sam and Lessie Woods Largent, he was a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the VFW...
Franklin Proctor (06/26/08)
Franklin Delano "Frank" Proctor, 74 of Weaverville died of a heart attack Thursday, June 19, 2008 at Mission Hospital. Born March 25, 1934 in Morehouse, Mo., Frank was the only child of Woodrow W. and Lorene C. Proctor, who preceded him in death. Frank had owned his own business after working in sales for several food and lodging companies, including Holiday Inn. He had also been a teacher and basketball coach in Missouri after his discharge from the U.S. Army...
Dorothy Bracken (06/25/08)
Dorothy L. Bracken, 82, of Hayti, Mo., died Friday, June 20, 2008, at Hayti. Born June 17, 1926, in Pemiscot County, Mo., daughter of the late Miles Cyrus and Eunice Agnus Boyd Stearns, she was employed at A.C. Delco for several years. On Feb. 19, 1944, in Blytheville, Ark., she married William "Bill" Bracken, who preceded her in death on May 12, 1991. She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Marjorie Russell and Marguirite Northcut...
Judith Gambling (06/25/08)
Judith Kathleen Gambling, 61, of Dexter, Mo., died Monday, June 23, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Born Sept. 26, 1946, in Malden, Mo., she was the daughter of the late James Wesley and Edna Ritcheson Bunch. Survivors include two sons, Ricky Gambling and wife, Susan, of Chelsea, Okla., and Thomas Gambling and wife, Amanda, of Fairdealing, Mo.; three brothers, James Wesley Bunch, of Steele, Mo., Doy Johnson, of Malden and Roy Johnson, of Aquila, Mo.; three sisters, Evelyn Bunch and Joyce Fincher, both of Dexter and Peggy Hufford, of Gideon, Mo.; four grandchildren, Shawna Chambers, of Doniphan, Mo., Cody Gambling, of Campbell, Mo., and Justin and Colby Gambling, both of Orange County, Fla., and one great-grandchild, Derrick Chambers, of Doniphan.. ...
Elton House (06/25/08)
Rev. Elton W. House, 81, of Rex, Ga., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Henry Medical Center in Stockbridge, Ga. Born Aug. 12, 1926, in Dunklin County, Mo., son of the late David and Annie Beaton House, he was minister for the Church of the Nazarene and worked for social services and child welfare in Arkansas and Ohio...
Kenneth Howard (06/25/08)
Kenneth C. Howard, 86, of Hattiesburg, Miss., formerly of Qulin, Mo., died Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Wesley Medical Center in Hattiesburg. Born Dec. 11, 1921, in Clarkton, Mo., son of the late Cecil H. and Ruth Shelton Howard, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran, having served in WWII, a graduate of Clarkton High School and the University of Missouri. ...
Major Jones (06/25/08)
Major McKinley Jones, 76, of Hayti, Mo., died Wednesday, June 11, 2008, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born Oct. 19, 1931, in Sledge, Miss., son of the late McKinnley and Lummie Lee William Jones, and raised by Mack and Elnora Williams, who also preceded him in death, he was a custodian for the Hayti City Park, a softball and basketball coach, and was a member of the Cedar Street Baptist Church in Hayti. He was attending Southeast State Community College in Kennett...
Amos Largent (06/25/08)
Amos "John" Largent, 71, of Kennett, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, June 24, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Milton Wells (06/25/08)
Milton Earl Wells, 52, of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, June 14, 2008, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born June 12,1956, in Hayti, son of Climitee Wells and the late Sam Wells, he was a U S. Army veteran. On Sept. 29, 2007, he married Denise Lynette Green, who survives...
LaVon Boyd (06/24/08)
LaVon Boyd, 93, of Manila, Ark., died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at Skilled Care N.C. in Jonesboro, Ark. Born April 25, 1915,in Conway, Ark., daughter of the late Sylvester Harrison and Lillie Ann Sims Bradshaw, she was a homemaker and a member of Browns Chapel Baptist Church in Manila...
Dorothy Bracken (06/24/08)
Funeral services for Dorothy Starnes Bracken, 82, were held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, June 24, 2008, at the John W. German Funeral Home in Hayti, Mo. Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti.
Wendell Bristow (06/22/08)
Wendell Lafayette Bristow, 86, of Kennett, died Friday, June 20, 2008, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born Aug. 4, 1921, in Hunterville, Mo. son of the late Walter P. and Nona Thompson Bristow, he was in the Coast Guard during WWII and a teacher at Kennett School...
Keith Bruce (06/24/08)
Keith Bruce, of House Springs, Mo., was born Jan. 3, 1964, in Brawley, Calif., to Donnie and Sandra Faye Lindsey Bruce, and died June 17, 2008, in Fenton, Mo., at the age of 44 years, five months and 14 days He is survived by his parents; his wife, Ann Bruce, of House Springs; five children, David Keith Bruce Jr., of Pacific, Mo., Taylor Renee Schmidt, of Imperial, Mo., Alexandria Juanitarose Kane, Jonathan Micheal Kane and Dalton David Bruce, all of House Springs; two grandchildren, Jeremiah David and Lucy Miley Sunshine Bruce; two brothers and one sister, Teresa Ladon Bruce and Bradley Duane Bruce and wife, Amy, all of House Springs and Mark Wayne Bruce and wife, Amy, of Dittmer, Mo.; several uncles, aunts, nieces, cousins and many other relatives and friends.. ...
Mattie Day (06/24/08)
Mattie Dee Day, 88, of Kennett, died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born May 24, 1920, in Senath, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Connie Elmore Davenport. On Feb. 17, 1946, she married Nowell Goodwin, who preceded her in death on June 4, 1999. She later married Rollan Day on Oct. 24, 2002, who survives...
Mattie Day (06/24/08)
Mattie Dee Day, 88, of Kennett, died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born May 24, 1920, in Senath, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Connie Elmore Davenport. On Feb. 17, 1946, she married Nowell Goodwin, who preceded her in death on June 4, 1999. She later married Rollan Day on Oct. 24, 2002, who survives...
Frank Farless (06/24/08)
Frank Farless, 79, of Kennett, died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Sept. 11, 1928, in Flint, Mich., son of the late Eugene Arthur and Donnie Mary Dillingham Farless, he was employed at Caldwell Vending Company and was a member of Slicer Street Church of Christ...
Carrie Ford (06/24/08)
Carrie Ford, 70, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, June 20, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Sept. 29, 1937 in Kennett, daughter of the late Amos Franklin and Cora Mae Luttrull Rudd, she was owner an operator of Fords Hot Tamales and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Kennett...
Dorothy Goodwin (06/24/08)
Dorothy Louise Goodwin, 85, of Kennett, died Monday, June 23, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Charles Crawford officiating...
Dorothy Green (06/24/08)
Dorothy Sue Green, 69, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Oct. 25, 1938, in Morley, Mo., daughter of the late Doswell Eldon and Beulah Mae Phillips Knotts, she was employed at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark., and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Campbell...
Ruby Hart (06/24/08)
Ruby Lee Hart, 95, died Sunday, June 22, 2008. Born Aug. 6, 1912, in Center Ridge, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Charlie Adam and Emma Jane Grayson Howard. On Dec. 19, 1931, in Hornersville, Mo., she married Auther Lee Hart, who preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 1994. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Bud and Bob Hart; one sister and one grandson, Michael Hart...
Elton House (06/24/08)
Elton House, 81, of Rex Ga., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, June 22, at Henry Medical Center in Stockbridge, Ga. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Kenneth Howard (06/24/08)
Kenneth Howard, 86, of Hattiesburg, Miss., formerly of Qulin, Mo., died Sunday, June 22, 2008, at Hattiesburg. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell, Mo.
Walter Motes (06/24/08)
Walter Mitchel Motes, 59, of Fredericktown, Mo., died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at his residence. Born April 27, 1949, in Sledge, Mo., he was the son of the late Lonnie and Irene Motes. On July 7, 1998, in Fredericktown, he married Annie Roark, who survives...
James Provance, Sr. (06/24/08)
James Dalton Provance, Sr., 87, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at his residence. Born Jan. 31, 1921, in Clarkton, Mo., son of the late Franklin and Ella Blair Provance, he was a cotton gin repairman and a member of Lynn Oak General Baptist Church in Clarkton...
Gertie Abercrumbie (06/22/08)
Gertie Abercrumbie, 90, of Kennett, died Friday, June 20, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, June 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett...
Frank Farless (06/22/08)
Frank Farless, 79, of Kennett, died Saturday, June 21, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Carrie Ford (06/22/08)
Carrie Ford, 70, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, June 20, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born September 29, 1937 in Kennett, Mo., daughter of the late Amos Franklin Rudd and Cora Mae Luttrull Rudd, she was owner an operator of Fords Hot Tamales and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Kennett...
Betty Moore (06/22/08)
Betty May Moore, 64, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, June 20, 2008, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born June 5, 1944, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of the late John Elmer and Connie May Overman Davis, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith...
Gertie Abercrumbie (06/20/08)
Gertie Abercrumbie, 90, of Kennett, died today, Friday, June 20, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Ray DuBois (06/20/08)
Ray DuBois, 80, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, June 18, 2008, at John Cochran Veterans Medical Center in St. Louis, Mo. Born Dec. 1, 1927, in Dalton, Ark., son of the late Ben and Ethel Rainey DuBois, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in WWII, and was owner and operator of Ray & Lee's Country Kitchen in Malden. He was of the Baptist faith...
Clifford Eskew (06/20/08)
Clifford Eskew, 81, of Kennett, died Thursday, June 19, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Sept. 21, 1926, in Fort Dodge, Iowa, son of the late Delmar and Lola Pruett Eskew, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran. On Feb. 14, 1953, in Illinois, he married Gloria Casolari, who survives...
Carrie Ford (06/20/08)
Carrie Ford, 70, of Kennett, died today, Friday, June 20, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Paul Eldon Norman (06/20/08)
Paul Eldon Norman, 27, of Kansas City, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, June 16, 2008, at University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Born May 22, 1981, in Kennett, son of Tommy and Leann Stark Norman, he had a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science, and was attending law school while working as a consultant for Victory Enterprise in Kansas City...
Clifford Eskew (06/19/08)
Clifford Eskew, 81, of Kennett, died today, Thursday, June 19, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Helen Kinder (06/19/08)
Helen Kinder, 92, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, June 17, 2008, at the Golden Living Center in Malden. Born Sept. 2, 1915, in Townley, Mo., daughter of the late Clyde and Clara Mae Mitchell Corn, she was a member of the New Prospect Baptist Church in Malden...
Paul Norman (06/19/08)
Paul Eldon Norman, 27, of Kansas City, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, June 16, 2008, at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, June 20, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett...
Sue Pahl (06/18/08)
Sue Ann Lefler Harder Pahl, 67, of San Antonio, Texas, formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, June 12, 2008, at her residence. Born April 11, 1941, in Memphis, Tenn., daughter of Ernest and Katheryn Long Lefler, she was a graduate of Hayti High School, a graduate of Murray State University, a teacher, and a secretary at Monsanto Company. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Hayti...
Roy Yarbrough (06/18/08)
Roy Albert Yarbrough, 80, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, June 16, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born March 27, 1928, in Cottonwood Point, Mo., son of the late Russell Albert and Laura Kilmer Yarbrough, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Korea. He was a truck driver, a member of the First Baptist Church in Risco, Mo., and a member of the Masonic Lodge in New Madrid, Mo...
Maria Esmeralda Aguirre (06/17/08)
Maria Esmeralda Aguirre, 6 weeks, of Hornersville, Mo., died Thursday, June 12, 2008, at her residence. Born May 1, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, she was the daughter of Rafael Aguirre and Christy Megiveron. Survivors include one brother, Rafael Aguirre; one sister, Amy Aguirre; father, Rafael Aguirre, of Hornersville; mother, Christy Megiveron, of Hornersville; grandmother, Amy Cooper, of Cardwell, Mo.; maternal grandparents, Cecil and Betty Davidson, of Cardwell; paternal grandmother, Aida Salinas, of Kennett; paternal grandfather, Rafael Aguirre, of Texas and paternal great-grandmother, Maria Contreras, of Texas.. ...
Mildred Margaret Boner (06/17/08)
Mildred Margaret Boner, 87, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, June 14, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, MO. Born Nov. 25, 1920, in Malden, daughter of the late Otto R. and Olive Oatman Dock, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith...
Ruby Mae Chambers (06/17/08)
Ruby Mae Chambers, 95, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, June 15, 2008, at Malden Nursing Center. Born Oct. 16, 1912, in Clarkton, Mo., daughter of the late William Edgar and Birdie Wright Holtzhouser, she was a baby sitter and a member of the First Christian Church in Malden...
Gwendolyn Horton (06/17/08)
Gwendolyn Horton, 75, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, June 12, 2008, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born April 10, 1933, in Beech Corner, Mo., daughter of the late Louis and Myrtle Rosenbaum Ford, she was a 1952 graduate of Senath High School...
Dwight Little (06/17/08)
Dwight Little, 58, of Rector, Ark., died Sunday, June 5, 2008, at the Regional Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. Born March 6, 1950, son of the late Lawrence and Neva Mae Ellis Little, he was in the Rector Masonic Lodge and was employed by Motors Appliances in Blytheville, Ark...
Norma Jean McClanahan (06/17/08)
Norma Jean Davis McClanahan, passed away on June 13th, 2008, at Sarah Bush Lincoln Heath Center in Mattoon, Ill., due to heart complications. Norma was born on June 24, 1926, the eldest of six children, to Clyde and Emma Davis. She grew up and graduated from High School in Flat River, Mo. ...
Skyler Zane McDonald (06/17/08)
Skyler Zane McDonald, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, June 14, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Saturday, June 14, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center, he was the son of Dustin Wayne McDonald and Charlotte Irene Bedwell, of Malden...
Paul Norman (06/17/08)
Paul Norman, 27, of Kansas City, Kan., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, June16, 2008, at University of Kansas Hospital. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Richie Gale Weaver (06/17/08)
Richie Gail Weaver, 52, of Dexter, Mo.,, died Sunday, June 15, 2008, at Missouri Southern Health Care in Dexter. Born April 13, 1956, in Portageville, Mo., son of June Lee Counce Weaver and the late Orville Weaver, he was employed at Southeast Co-op in Deter, a member of the Lighthouse Church in Dexter and a member of the Dexter Eagles Club...
Roy Yarbrough (06/17/08)
Roy Yarbrough, 80, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, June 16, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Dewey Diggs (06/13/08)
Funeral services for 72 year old Dewey Don Verni Diggs, formerly of Piggott, Arkansas who passed away Tuesday, June 10, 2008 at Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Florida will be Sunday, June 15, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. at the Irby Funeral Chapel in Piggott. Interment will follow in the Piggott Cemetery. Visitation will be from 8:00 a.m. until services begin at 9:00 a.m...
Gwendolyn Horton (06/13/08)
Gwendolyn Horton, 75, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, June 12, 2008. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Friday, June 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, June 14, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...
Ralph Sherwood (06/13/08)
Ralph Clinton Sherwood, 83, of Steele, Mo., died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born Sept. 27, 1924, in Braggadocio, Mo., son of the late Elvin Aaron and Thelma Hamlett Sherwood, he was a farmer and U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII...
Bobby Sloan (06/13/08)
Bobby Sloan, 54, of Kennett, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Nov. 24, 1953, in Kennett, son of the late Henry and Dollie Riggs Sloan, he was with the Pemiscot Rescue Squad. On Jan. 14, 1978, in Kennett, he married Patricia Lucas, who survives...
Joe Williams (06/13/08)
Joe Wayne Williams, 58, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at River Oaks Care Center in Steele, Mo. Born Nov. 19, 1949, in Caruthersville, Mo., son of Daisy Opal Johnston Wiliams and the late Joe Williams, he was a welder and was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran...
Marjorie Davis (06/12/08)
Marjorie Sue Davis, "Marjie Sue" 89, of Festus, Mo., died Sunday, June 8, 2008 in Oklahoma City, Okla. Born Oct. 28, 1918 in Kennett, daughter of the late Walter and Esther Gowen Poole, she was a 1937 graduate of Kennett High School, and a graduate of Southeast Missouri State University and a school teacher. She was a member of the United Methodist Church...
Russell Gardner (06/12/08)
Russell Gardner, 93, of Kennett, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born March 4, 1915, in Senath, Mo., he was the son of the late Roly and Lula Garrett Gardner. On Nov. 5, 1989, he married Josephine Brown, who survives...
John Ray (06/12/08)
John P. Ray, 89, of Kennett, died Monday, June 9, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center. Born Dec. 1, 1918, in Kennett, son of the late David and Anna Gardner Ray, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in WWII. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, Kennett Masonic Lodge and the American Legion...
Bobby Sloan (06/12/08)
Bobby Sloan, 54, of Kennett, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Thursday, June 12, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, June 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Esther Barnes (06/11/08)
Esther Irene Anderson Barnes, 97, of Plano, Texas, formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at Centennial Medical Center in Frisco, Texas. Born Feb. 4, 1911, in White Oak, Mo., daughter of the late J.A. and Avis Ray Anderson, she was co-owner of Barnes Appliance and Barnes Clothing Ready-to-Wear in Campbell. She was a member of the Campbell United Methodist Church, Campbell Woman's Club, Campbell Music Club, Campbell School P.T.A., Order of the Eastern Star and Rotary-Anns...
Russell Gardner (06/11/08)
Russell Gardner, 93, of Kennett, died Wednesday, June 10, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Friday, June 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 14, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Bruce Herron (06/11/08)
Bruce Lee Herron, 33, of Kennett, died Sunday, June 8, 2008, at Great Medical Center in Blytheville, Ark. Born Oct. 11, 1974, in Hayti, Mo., son of Danny Herron and Willie Bond, he was employed at Kinder-Morgan in Blytheville and was of the Pentecostal faith...
Doris Newton (06/11/08)
Doris June Newton, 71, of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, June 9, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Born April 8, 1937, in Wardell, Mo., daughter of the late Oscar Dale and Lula Brown Gaskins, she was a member of the Huey Mission Baptist Church in Gideon...
Geraldine Brown (06/10/08)
Geraldine F. "Jerry" Brown, 93, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, June 1, 2008, at the Caruthersville Nursing Home. Born Feb. 14, 1915, in Tyler, Mo., daughter of the late Emery L. and Hattie B. Shinaberry Morgan, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Caruthersville...
Mary Bush (06/10/08)
Mary Darlene Bush, 84, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of Portageville, Mo., died Tuesday, June 3, 2008, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Born May 24, 1924, in Pemiscot County, Mo., daughter of the late Odell and Mattie Hawks Lawson, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith...
Melba Byrn (06/10/08)
Melba Maxcine Byrn, 81, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday, June 3, 2008, at her residence. Born July 13, 1926, in Caruthersville, daughter of the late Lonnie Elmer and Patsy Leone Wilbanks Bennett, she was a 1944 graduate of Caruthersville High School and was employed at Wal-Mart...
Charles Cato (06/10/08)
Charles "Poss" Cato, 73, of Monette, Ark., died Sunday, June 8, 2008, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born in Cardwell, Mo., son of the late Ritchard and Esther Hart Cato, he was a U. S. veteran of the Korean War and a farmer. Survivors include his wife, Shirley Coburn Cato, of Monette; five sons, David Cato, Stacy Cato and wife, Dee Dee, and Kelly Cato and wife, Julie, all of Little Rock, Ark., and Monty Montgomery and wife, Donna, of Jonesboro; two daughters, Heather Lee and husband, Wesley, of Perryville, Ark., and Mitzi Pierce and husband, Chris, of Jonesboro; 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.. ...
Thelma Crossen (06/10/08)
Thelma Colleene Crossen, 86, of Arnold, Mo., died Monday, June 9,2008, at South County Nursing Home in Arnold. Born Oct. 22, 1921, in Bragg City, Mo., daughter of the late Charles Lee and Maude Pearl Gillahan White, she was a homemaker and attended Arnold Baptist Church. She was a former Eagles Club member, former VFW Auxiliary member and former American Legion Member...
Marvin Hufford (06/10/08)
Marvin Earl Hufford, 68, of Tallapoosa, Mo., died Saturday, June 7, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born July 6, 1939, in Fairfield, Ill., son of the late Matthew and Disa Conner Hufford, he was a mechanic and he attended the Landmark Pentecostal Church in Malden, Mo...
Eric McThomas (06/10/08)
Eric Lamont McThomas, 33, of Germantown, Tenn., died Friday, May 30, 2008, in Germantown. Born July 14, 1974, in Flint, Mich., son of Lillie Tucker and the late Otto George, he was a 1992 graduate of Milwaukee Public School and completed two years of a Culinary Arts Program. He was a cook and a member of the Gloryland Church of God in Christ in Memphis, Tenn...
Doris Newton (06/10/08)
Doris Newton, 71, of Gideon, Mo., died Monday, June 9, 2008, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Gideon.
John Ray (06/10/08)
John P. Ray, 89, of Kennett, died Monday, June 9, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 12, in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements...
Ronald Ruff (06/10/08)
Ronald Lorenzo "Puff" Ruff, 41, of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, May 31, 2008, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti. Born May 6, 1967, in Hayti, son of Lila Ruff and the late Ruben Ruff Sr., he was a 1985 graduate of Hayti High School and a member of the Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Hayti...
Bobby Sloan (06/10/08)
Bobby Sloan, 54, of Kennett, died today, Tuesday, June 10, 2008, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Edward Smallmon (06/10/08)
James Edward Smallmon, Kennett, Mo., passed away on Saturday, June 7, at his residence. He was born in Athens, Ala., to William Pleas Smallmon and Mary Lee Smallmon on April 20, 1929. He married Kathryn Wright in Nettleton, Ark., on Oct. 11, 1947. He was preceded in death by his parents; one grandson, Lott "Bud" Youmans; two granddaughters, Vera Susan Youmans and Rachel Nicole Peel; one great-grandson, Troy Dean Oliver; one sister, Maxine Hicks of Kennett, and two brothers, John Smallmon of Kennett and Jack Smallmon of Oregon.. ...
James Smallmon (06/08/08)
James Smallmon, 79, of Kennett, Mo., died Saturday, June 7, 2008, at his residence. Funeral services are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Aeryon Boyce (06/06/08)
Aeryon Damount Boyce, 2, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, June 4, 2008, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born June 5, 2005, in Hayti, Mo., he was the son of Annie Johnson, of Malden and Anthony Boyce, of Como, Miss. Survivors also include three brothers, Anthony, Jr., Aon and Antion Boyce, all of Malden; four sisters, Antianna and Antania Boyce and Ivganna and Ireasha Winters, all of Malden, and grandparents, Larry Joe Hollywood, of Kennett, Patricia and Joe Cole, of Caruthersville, Mo., and Rosie Lee and Oscar Woodal, of Como.. ...
Brenda Long (06/06/08)
Brenda Long, 65, of Corning, Ark., died Wednesday, June. 4, 2008, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott. Born May 16, 1943, in Corning, daughter of the late James and Margie Stallings Dabbs, she was a waitress and truck driver. On Feb. 9, 1974, she married Jerry Long, who preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 2001...
Parlee Maxey (06/06/08)
Parlee Maxey, 95, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, June 2, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Aug. 3, 1912, in Money, Miss., daughter of the late Charley and Jennie King Ware, she was a member of the Zion Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Malden...
Anah Moore (06/06/08)
Anah Lee Moore, 85, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, June 1, 2008, at her residence. Born Jan. 29, 1923, in Mariana, Ark., daughter of the late Jesse D. and Carrie Paul Wilson, she was a nurses aide at the University of Chicago Hospital and a member of Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Malden...
Christina Cunningham (06/05/08)
Christina Hope Cunningham, 37, of Gobler, Mo., died Monday, June 2, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Dec. 25, 1970, in Hayti, Mo., daughter of Judy Cunningham Harris and the late Dennis Dace Lewis, she was a homemaker and attended Crossroads Worship Center...
Opal Odle (06/05/08)
Opal Odle, 89, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, June 3, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born April 16, 1919, in Humboldt, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Elzora Hill Warren. On Sept. 22, 1934, in Senath, she married Jim Odle, who preceded her in death on April 1, 1986. She as also preceded in death by one sister, Dorothy Butler and an infant brother...
Martine Torres (06/05/08)
Martine Jose Torres, 19, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, June 4, 2008, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born July 24, 1988, in San Francisco, Calif., he was the son of Marsha Ann Torres and the late William Daniel Ramos. Survivors include two sisters, Mariah and Mercedez Torres, both of Campbell; his mother, Marsha Ann Torres, of Campbell and his grandmother, Blanca Flores, of California...
Jozlyn Davis (06/04/08)
Jozlyn Leeann Marie Davis "Monkey", 14 months, of Clarkton, Mo., died Friday, May 30, 2008, at Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born March 28, 2007, at Poplar Bluff, she was the daughter of Morgan Marie Davis. Survivors include guardians, Carl and Charlett Gribble Jordan, of Clarkton ; her mother, Morgan Marie Davis, of Clarkton; grandparents, Margie and Raymond Davis; great-grandparents, Lester and Betty Jordan, and Inez Berry Gaskan, all of Clarkton and Leon Gribble, of Oklahoma; step-great-grandparents, Howard and Belinda Swims and several aunts, uncles and cousins.. ...
Pearl Johnson (06/04/08)
Pearl Susan Johnson, 84, of Sedalia, Mo., died Saturday, May 31, 2008 at Four Seasons Living Center. She was born Oct. 29, 1923, in Clifton, Tenn., the daughter of Hershel and Leby Ray Hickerson. On June 21, 1941 in Arbyrd, Mo., she was married to Parker Thompson who preceded her in death on March 30, 1945. On April 17, 1946 in Arbyrd, she was married to Martin Johnson who preceded her in death on April 1, 1990...
Parlee Maxey (06/04/08)
Parlee Maxey, 95, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, June 2, 2008, at Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Anna Moore (06/04/08)
Anna Moore, 85, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, June 1, 2008, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Opal Odle (06/04/08)
Opal Odle, 89, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, June 3, 2008. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Thursday, June 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...
William Peacock (06/04/08)
William Albert Peacock, 82, of New Madrid, Mo., formerly of Parma, Mo., died Monday, June 2, 2008, at his residence. Born March 11, 1926, in Barfield, Ark., son of the late Albert and Ethel Cruse Peacock, he was retired from Stites Concrete. On June 7, 1952, in Piggott, Ark., he married Evelyn Tippen, who survives...
Chester Richardson, Jr. (06/03/08)
Rev. Chester William Richardson, Jr., 61, of Kennett, died Sunday, June 1, 2008, at Kennett. Born Nov. 13, 1946, in Steele, Mo., son of the late Lois Alexander Skelton, he was pastor of the Revival Center Church in Sitka, Alaska, a firefighter, EMT and CPR instructor, CNA and groundsman for Pioneer Retirement Home in Sitka, security guard for family services in Caruthersville, Mo., and chaplain for the Sitka Jaycees...
Mary McCulloch (06/03/08)
Mary Nelle McCulloch, 80, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, May 29, 2008, at her residence. Born Nov. 15, 1927, at Hayti, daughter of the late Bernard and Gestle Swinea Brockett, she was an ordained minister and a school teacher. On Dec. 28, 1949, in Hayti, she married Troy Johnson McCulloch, who preceded her in death on Sept. 3, 1998. She was also preceded in death by one brother, James Brockett...
Ruby Baratti (06/03/08)
Ruby Anglea Baratti, 90, of West Memphis, Ark., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Tuesday May 27, 2008, at Elgin, Ill. Born Aug. 26, 1917, in Obion, Tenn., daughter of the late Lawrence Ferrell and Ada Humfress, she was a member of the Nazarene Church in West Memphis...
Calvin Bowman (06/03/08)
Calvin Author Bowman, 84, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, June 1, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Oct. 28, 1923, in Malden, son of the late Acy and Irene Sneed Bowman, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in WWII, and was employed at John Deere and Federal Mogul in Malden and Purolator Products in Dexter, Mo. He was a member of the American Legion in Campbell, Mo...
Theodore Farrell (06/03/08)
Theodore "T.C." Farrell, 83, of Kennett, died Sunday, June 1, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Dec. 11, 1924, in McNairy County, Tenn., he was the son of the late Dee Farrell and Delia Robinson. On Nov. 8, 1983, in Memphis, Tenn., he married Dorothy Rayburn, who survives...
Mary Hepler-Holmes (06/03/08)
Mary Lucille Hepler-Holmes, 84, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Thursday, May 26, 2008, at her residence. Born Jan. 9, 1924, in Tishomingo County, Miss., daughter of the late Charles and Kate Gray Oliver, she was a member of the Nazarene Church. Survivors include one daughter, Marsha Christy, of Caruthersville; three sisters, Bertie Wilbanks, of Caruthersville, Jo Kaye Mesplay, of Hornbeak, Tenn., and Faye Calvert, of Georgia; three brothers, Jimmy Oliver, of Florida, and Barney and Wayne Oliver, both of Charleston, Mo.; two grandchildren, David Christy and Shaina Williams and three great-grandchildren, Brianna and Skylar Christy and Dee Dee Williams.. ...
David Kean (06/03/08)
David Allen Kean, 43, of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, May 31, 2008, at his residence. Born April 4, 1965, in Malden, son of Junior Kean and the late Rose Mary Hampton Kean, he was a farmer and attended the Assembly of God Church in Qulin, Mo. On April 24, 1985, in Gray Ridge, Mo., he married Beverly Ann Mullins, who survives...
Gladys McGowen (06/03/08)
Gladys Louise McGowen, 89, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Sunday, May 25, 2008 at the Oakdale Care Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born April 2, 1919 in Hazen, Ark., daughter of the late William T. Evans and Altie C. Hudson, she was a homemaker and a member of the South Poplar Bluff General Baptist Church. She was a R.S.V.P. volunteer...
William Phillips (06/03/08)
William Harold "Buddy" Phillips, 78, of Wardell, Mo., died Wednesday, May 28, 2008, at Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti, Mo. Born Sept. 5, 1928, in Little Prairie Township, son of the late Harvey William and Bertha Lee Brown Phillips, he attended Wardell School. He was a farmer and of the Baptist faith...
Billy Ray (06/03/08)
Billy Charles Ray, 61, of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, May 31, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Sept. 26, 1946, in Kennett, son of Jonnie Faye Todd Ray and the late Robert Lee Ray, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Vietnam...
Oca E. Gilliam (06/01/08)
Oca E. Gilliam, 83, of Dexter, Mo., died Friday, May 30, 2008, at Cypress Point Nursing Center in Dexter. Born July 21, 1924, in Faulkner, Ark., daughter of the late Henry and Amanda Bean Humphrey, she was employed at Federal Mogul and was a member of the Lighthouse Christian Church in Dexter...