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Obituaries from October 2008

Mary Pierce Baker (10/31/08)
Mary Pierce Baker, 72, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 27, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Dec. 24, 1935, in Cardwell, she was the daughter of the late Alvis Garfield, Sr., and Icel Mae Dail Pierce. She married Carl Baker, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, A.G., Frank, and J.C. Pierce...
Homer Beckham (10/31/08)
Homer Beckham, 81, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 30, 2008, at Golden Living Center in Malden. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 2, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Monday, Nov. 3, at the Beechwell General Baptist Church in Campbell, Mo., with the Rev. Gary Gelsinger officiating...
Alberta Melvina Cowart (10/31/08)
Alberta Melvina Cowart Perkins, 83, of Ripley, Tenn., formerly of Malden, Mo., and Dexter, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Lauderdale in Ripley. Born June 18, 1925, in St. Louis, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Jess and Carrie Gulledge Mitchell...
Lois Tomlinson (10/31/08)
Lois Tomlinson, 95 of Kennett, formerly of Jonesboro, Ark., died Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. She married J.A. "Ike" Tomlinson, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, John H. and Mary Lawrence and two sisters...
Mary Pierce Baker (10/29/08)
Mary Pierce Baker, 72, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 27, 2008. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Wednesday, Oct. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 30, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Denny Brown officiating...
Alberta Cowart Perkins (10/29/08)
Alberta Cowart Perkins, 83, of Ripley, Tenn., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2008, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Lauderdale in Ripley. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 31, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden...
William Edward Robertson (10/28/08)
William Edward Robertson, 79, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at his residence. Born Dec. 14, 1928, in Gideon, Mo., son of the late Willie and Alpha Mae Prince Robertson, he was employed as a maintenance worker for the Illinois Highway Department...
Mary Pierce Baker (10/28/08)
Mary Pierce Baker, 72, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 27, 2008. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Helen Marie Blagg (10/28/08)
Helen Marie Blagg, 61, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2008, at Gibson, Mo. Born Nov. 25, 1946, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of the late Grover and Alberta Ardrige Broglin, she was a member of the Spoonerville Baptist Church in Malden. She married Bilbo Blagg, who preceded her in death on Sept. 29, 1996. She was also preceded in death by one grandson, Keenan Jones...
Bettie Zane Todd Davis (10/28/08)
Bettie Zane Todd Davis, 77, of Holcomb, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2008. Born May 9, 1931, in Arkadelphia, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Beecher and Agnes Wood Todd. She married James Raymond Davis, who preceded her in death on Nov. 10, 2005. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Tammy Todd...
Edna Mills (10/28/08)
Edna Mills, 85, of Kennett, died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Aug. 5, 1923, in Rector, Ark., daughter of the late Earnest and Lessie Bell Carpenter McDonald, she was a member of the Pentecostal Church...
Michael Christopher Nelson (10/28/08)
Michael Christopher Nelson, 31, of Canton, Ga., died Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at his residence. Born Dec. 29, 1976, in Charlotte, N.C., he was the son of Michael William Nelson, of Charlotte and Linda Calvert Nelson Pauley, of Canton. Survivors also include one sister, Kimberly Nelson, of Lilbourn, Ga...
Francis Clinton Rose (10/28/08)
Francis Clinton "Clint" Rose, 77, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born July 14, 1931 at Hollywood, Mo., son of the late Samual Cheatum and Gladys Ross Rose, he was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served in Vietnam, a member of the Silverdale Baptist Church, and a member of the American Legion Post 362 of Hornersville...
Lillie Lavern Sullivan (10/28/08)
Lillie Lavern Sullivan, 70, of Clarkton, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 20, 1938, in Mountain View, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Willie F. and Elsie Jefferson Smith. On Sept. 15, 1956, in Corinth, Miss., she married James Wayman Sullivan, Sr., who preceded her in death on July 16, 1989. In Oct. 1990, in Piggott, Ark., she married Lawrence Turner...
Patricia Watkins (10/28/08)
Patricia Watkins, 64, of Braggadocio, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, at her residence. Born March 13, 1944, in Kennett, daughter of Lillie Johnson and the late Herman Felton, she worked for Delta C-7 School system and was a member of the Braggadocio Baptist Church and the Ruritan Club...
Peggy Sullinger (10/28/08)
Her children rise up and call her blessed: Her husband also, and he praises her "Many daughters have done well, but you excel them all"... A woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Proverbs 31: 28-30 Peggy Sullinger, age 78, went to live with her Lord and Savior on Oct. 25,2008...
Harold B. Treasure (10/28/08)
Harold B. Treasure entered life eternal on Oct. 27, 2008. He was 85 years old. Mr. Treasure was born on December 9, 1922 in Bethany, Mo., to the late Lowell R. and Charles B. Treasure DDS. After serving in the Army Air Corp during World War II, he received his Juris Doctorate Degree from The University of Missouri, graduating in 1949. He married Ruth Carolyn Carlson on September 1, 1947 who predeceased him on Oct. 23, 1987...
William Edward Robertson (10/26/08)
William Edward Robertson, 79, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at his residence. Funeal arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Francis Clinton Rose (10/26/08)
Francis Clinton "Clint" Rose, 77, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Born July 14, 1931 at Hollywood, Mo., son of the late Samual Cheatum and Gladys Ross Rose, he was a retired member of the U.S. Navy, a Vietnam veteran, a member of the Silverdale Baptist Church, and a member of the American Legion Post 362 of Hornersville...
Mellie Whitehead (10/26/08)
Mellie Whitehead, 100, of Fredricktown, Mo., formerly of Qulin, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, at Stockoff Nursing Home in Fredricktown. Born April 24, 1908, in Cotton Plant, Ark., she was a member of the Lone Prairie Baptist Church. On May 1, 1926, in Arkansas, she married Cecil Whitehead, who preceded her in death on May 27, 1970. She was also preceded in death by two grandchildren, Keith Whitehead and Terry Tidwell; one great-grandson, Jarrod Hefner and a son-in-law, Jerry Hefner...
Bob Crawley (10/24/08)
Bob Crawley, 76, of Campbell, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Sept. 26, 1932, in Malden, Mo., son of the late Herman and Corena Cobbs Crawley, he was a retired electrician for the city of Malden and Campbell...
Francis Clinton Rose (10/24/08)
Francis Clinton Rose, 77, of Hornersville, Mo., died today, Friday, Oct. 24, 2008, at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home of Hornersville.
William Floyd VanVickle (10/24/08)
William Floyd "Jack" VanVickle, 63, of Sikeston, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008, at Sikeston. Born July 9, 1945, in Wardell, Mo., son of the late Floyd and Mildred Gaskins VanVickle, he worked on a farm and was employed at Caruthersville Shipyard in Caruthersville, Mo...
Raymond E. Wimberly (10/24/08)
Raymond E. Wimberly, 72, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 20, 2008, at Caruthersville. Born Aug. 8, 1936, in Hayti, Mo., son of the late Dewey and Ola Powell Wimberly, he was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and in the Army National Guard. He was employed at Trinity Industries...
Donald Gene Woolbright (10/24/08)
Donald Gene Woolbright, 67, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2008, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Feb. 2, 1941, in Rives, Mo., son of the late William Everett and Louise Nunnery Woolbright, he was employed at a peach orchard and he sold fruits and vegetables...
Elsie Taylor Baum (10/24/08)
Elsie Taylor Baum, 99, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008. Born Dec. 20, 1908 in Elvins, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Luther and Katie Stroup Taylor. Elsie was a member of Calvary Full Gospel Church in Cardwell, Mo. She was a retired seamstress who was skilled in all manner of sewing and handiwork. She was a very active lady who enjoyed quilting, fishing, gardening, hummingbirds, redbirds, Scrabble and garage sales. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend...
Elsie Baum (10/23/08)
Elsie Baum, 99, of Beebe, Ark., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2008, at Beebe. No visitation is planned. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, in the Lulu Cemetery at Senath with the Rev. Leland Dement officiating...
Eddie Wayne Cross (10/23/08)
Eddie Wayne Cross, 52, of Gosnell, Ark., died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at his residence. Born in Little Rock, Ark., son of Stella Mae Fugatt and the late Ed Cross, he was employed at Trinity Marine in Caruthersville, Mo. He was of the Baptist faith...
Betty Sue Lovelady (10/23/08)
Betty Sue Lovelady, 61, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Sept. 5, 1947, in Senath, she was the daughter of the late Jess Leonard and Margie Dean Coleman. In 1963 she married Leon Lovelady, who preceded her in death on Jan. ...
John H. Thompson, Jr. (10/23/08)
John H. Thompson Jr., 80, of Cottonwood Point, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at Blytheville, Ark. Born April 9, 1928, in Friendship, Tenn., son of the late John and Ellen Spencer Thompson, he was retired from farming and Inman Trucking. He was a member of Eastwood Methodist Church in Caruthersville, Mo...
Becky Lynn Stewart (10/23/08)
Becky Lynn Stewart, 36, of Charleston, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 20, 2008, at St. Louis University Medical Center in St. Louis, Mo. She was born Feb. 6, 1972, in Flint, Mich., daughter of Betty Jones Temples, who survives of Dexter, Mo. She moved to Dexter in 1974, and following completion of her seventh grade year moved to Paris, Tenn., where she graduated from Henry County High School in 1990. ...
Cassie Lee Kinney (10/22/08)
Cassie Lee Kinney, 25, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Born Sept. 9, 1983, in Poplar Bluff, daughter of Frankie and Charlotte Hodge Kinney, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith...
Betty Lovelady (10/22/08)
Betty Lovelady, 61, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 23, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Leland Dement officiating...
Mary Alice Kitchens (10/22/08)
Mary Alice Kitchens, 73, passed away Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, with her family surrounding her. She was born May 7, 1935, in Scobeyville, Mo. and resided in Kennett. She married James Donald Kitchens on Sept. 18, 1952, and they shared a lifetime of happiness together...
Sylvas Iola Waddle Pendleton (10/22/08)
Sylvas Iola Waddle Pendleton went on to her eternal glory Oct. 9, 2008. She would have celebrated her 95th birthday on Oct. 20. Mrs. Pendleton lived in Kennett 80 years and was a vital member of the community. She was a past Elder and member of the First Presbyterian Church. ...
Eddie Wayne Cross (10/21/08)
Eddie Wayne Cross, 52, of Gosnell, Ark., died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at his residence. Born in Little Rock, Ark., son of Stella Mae Fugatt and the late Ed Cross, he was employed at Trinity Marine in Caruthersville, Mo. He was of the Baptist faith...
Cassie Kinney (10/21/08)
Cassie Kinney, 25, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell, Mo.
Mary Kitchens (10/21/08)
Mary Kitchens, 73, formerly of Senath, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Oct. 21, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 22, at the First Baptist Church in Senath with the Revs. Dale Rickman and Chris Maynard officiating...
Betty Lovelady (10/21/08)
Betty Lovelady, 61, of Senath, Mo., died today, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
Dwight "Bevis" Shelton, Jr. (10/21/08)
Dwight "Bevis" Shelton Jr., 51, of Clarkton, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2008, at his residence. Born Feb. 13, 1957, in Piggott, Ark., son of Doris Jean McFarland Shelton Johns and the late William Dwight Shelton Sr., he was a truck driver and of the Baptist faith...
Eddie Wayne Cross (10/20/08)
Eddie Wayne Cross, 52, of Gosnell, Ark., died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008, at his residence. Born in Little Rock, Ark., son of Stella Mae Fugatt and the late Ed Cross, he was employed at Trinity Marine in Caruthersville, Mo. He was an avid hunter and golfer and of the Baptist faith...
Joe K. Bogle (10/17/08)
Joe K. Bogle, 79, of Zellwood, Fla., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008. Born Dec. 16, 1928, in Yellville, Ark., he was a mechanic for Ryder Truck Rental and a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Apopka, Fla. Survivors include his wife, Addie Mary Bogle, of Apopka; one son, Ken Bogle, of Apopka; one daughter, Tricia Maddox, of Apopka; two sisters, Betty Anderson, of Kennett and Sue Milburn, of Senath, Mo.; four brothers, Carl Bogle, of Sikeston, Mo., Wilton Bogle, of Overland, Mo., J.W. ...
James Lee Canoy (10/17/08)
James Lee Canoy, 37, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Dec. 30, 1970, in Dexter, Mo., son of Jimmy Canoy and Carol Adams Blagg, he was a handyman and of the General Baptist faith...
Rev. Vernon Noel Cunningham (10/17/08)
Rev. Vernon Noel Cunningham, 86, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born Sept. 2, 1922, in Lafe, Ark., son of the late James and Carrie Dane Cunningham, Jr., he was a minister and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Campbell...
J.L. "Jerry" Odle (10/17/08)
J.L. "Jerry" Odle, 79, of Risco, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008, at Golden Living Center at Malden, Mo. Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., today, Friday, Oct. 17, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Mark Powell and Jarred Owens officiating...
Rev. Vernon Cunningham (10/16/08)
Rev. Vernon Cunningham, 86, of Campbell, Mo., died today, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2008, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell.
Ruby Hayes (10/16/08)
Ruby Hayes, 79, of Greenville, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008, at Greenville Health Care. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating...
Bill Jackson (10/16/08)
Bill Jackson, 84, of Dexter, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2008, at Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter. Born July 15, 1924, in Kennett, son of the late John F. and Grace Davis Jackson, he was a U.S. Army veteran, and a member of the Southwest Nazarene Church in Dexter...
Irmgard "Fran" Jones (10/16/08)
Irmgard "Fran" Jones, 80, of Hayti, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008, at her residence. Born Dec. 15, 1927, in Bokum-Hoevel, Germany, daughter of the late Johannes and Margarete Weichert, she worked with DAEOC, Head Start and was active in the American Red Cross and the Bootheel Comprehensive Health Council. She done volunteer work for Creative Ministries...
Edna Louise Mitchell (10/16/08)
Edna Louise Mitchell, 91, of Flint, Mich., formerly of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 10, 2008, at Flint. Born Aug. 21, 1917, in Dell, Ark., daughter of the late John Hall and Hettie Stratton Waltrip, she was a sales clerk for Magic Mart and Walmart, and a member of Bristol Road Church of Christ in Flint...
Breshon Delarosa Ortiz (10/16/08)
Breshon Delarosa Ortiz, 2, of Kennett, died Monday, Oct. 13, 2008, at Dexter, Mo. Born Oct. 20, 2005, in Mayfield, Ky., she was the daughter of Raquel and Rubiel Delarosa Ortiz. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m., with funeral services following at the Morgan Sifford Funeral Home Chapel in Puxico, Mo., with Father Allan Saunders officiating...
Altha Edwards (10/16/08)
Altha Edwards, 87, of Kennett, formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born April 29, 1921, in Campbell, Mo., daughter of the late Walter and Bess Williams Brigman, she was a graduate of the University of Arkansas and was a retired teacher from Holcomb School...
Terry Gene Smith (10/16/08)
Terry Gene Smith, Sr., 66, of South Haven, Mich., formerly of Kennett, died Friday, Sept. 19, 2008, at his residence. Born Jan. 23, 1942, in Beechcorner, Mo., son of the late Chester Lee and Athena Inez Smith, he moved to Michigan in 1978. He enjoyed Nascar, the Dallas Cowboys and fishing...
Clara Mae Stevenson (10/15/08)
Clara Mae Stevenson, 91, of Parma, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Sept. 17, 1917, in Conway, Ark., daughter of Joe C. and Julia Moton Winston, she attended House of Prayer Church of God in Christ in Parma...
Kenneth Earl Abney (10/14/08)
Kenneth Earl Abney, 65, of Kennett, died Friday, Oct. 10, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Oct. 2, 1943, in St. Louis, Mo., he was the son of the late George Willard and Flora Mildred Miller Abney. Survivors include one brother, Gaylon Abney, of Huntsville, Ala.; three sisters, Jean Dunlap, of Little Rock, Ark., Rose Williams, of Kennett, and /donna Hunt, of Vinegrove, Ky., and several nieces and nephews...
Joseph Brooks (10/14/08)
Joseph Brooks, 78, of Kennett, formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born July 14, 1930, in Huntsville, Ala., son of the late Ernest Odell and Nancy Smith Brooks, he was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, a farmer and a member of the V.F.W. and American Legion...
Norman Clarence (10/14/08)
Norman Clarence "Jack" Calvin, 72 of Rector, Ark., died Oct. 9, 2008, at his residence. Born April 4, 1936, in Marmaduke, Ark., he was the son of the late Everett "Slats" and Blanche McLain Calvin.. Survivors include his wife, Jayne Duffel Calvin; three daughters, Allicia Wiseman and husband, Robert, of Wyoming, Courtney Calvin, of Rector and Kaycee Glasgow and husband, Tracy, of Paragould, Ark.; one brother, Joe Calvin, of Paragould; three sisters, Donna McGovern, of Mississippi, Trisha Vangilder, of Louisiana and Karen King, of Texas; seven grandchildren, Jeffrey Heim, Mandi Kimble, Candi Franks, Kaylee Calvin, Addie Parrish, Jack Henry and Jillian Glasgow and five great-grandchildren.. ...
Maria Jimenez (10/14/08)
Maria Jimenez, 60, of Holcomb, Mo., died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2008. Born Feb. 18, 1948, in La Barca, Mexico, she was the daughter of the late Ramon and Refugio Delagado Ordrigeuez. In 1979 she married Servillo P. Jimenez, who survives. Survivors also include one son, Jose Ignacio Jimenez and wife, Maria, of Gaudalajara, Mexico; two daughters, Maria de Jesus Elvira and husband, Aldolfo and Elizabeth Garcia and husband, Esteben, all of Holcomb; one sister, Victoria Rodriguez, of Gaudalajara, Mexico and five grandchildren.. ...
Braizyn Chance Myers (10/14/08)
Braizyn Chance Myers, 1 month, of Clarkton, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at his residence. Born Aug. 12, 1008, at Kennett, he was the son of Joey Allen Myers and Tiffany Marie Cunningham, both of Clarkton. Survivors also include maternal grandmother, Sheila Smith, of Pekin, Ill.; maternal grandfather, Terry Cunningham, of Forrest City, Ark.; paternal grandfather, Rick Myers, of Kennett; paternal grandfather, Matt Thompson, of Clarkton; maternal great-grandmother, Sharon Huckelbery, of Piggott, Ark.; maternal great-grandparents, Kenneth and Roberta Midget, of Gideon, Mo.; paternal great-grandmother, Patricia Thompson, of Clarkton, and several aunts and uncles.. ...
Coy Boyd (10/10/08)
Coy Willie Boyd, 95, of Manila, Ark., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Manila Nursing Home. Born April 6, 1913, in Hattieville, Ark., son of the late John and Elizabeth Reid Boyd, he was a farmer and a member of Browns Chapel Baptist Church. On De. 31, 1933, in Guy, Ark., he married LaVon Bradshaw, who preceded him in death on June 21, 2008. He was also preceded in death by one son, Coy Mac Boyd; one daughter, Shirley Nell Boyd; six sisters and three brothers...
Mary Brooks (10/10/08)
Mary Opal Brooks, 70, of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at Golden Living Center in Bloomfield, Mo. Born Feb. 13, 1938, in Sikeston, Mo., daughter of the late Landon Garvin and Mary Alice Stone Sterling, she was a member of the Solid Rock Church in Clarkton, Mo...
Delores Dill (10/10/08)
Delores Dill, 75, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at her residence. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 11, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 12, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with James Powell officiating...
Sylvas Pendleton (10/10/08)
Sylvas Pendleton, 94, of Dayton, Ohio, formerly of Kennett, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Laura Williams (10/10/08)
Laura Linnie Sue Crum Barnes Williams, 86, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 26, 1922, in Gypsy, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Samuel Edgar and Elsie Mae Johnson Crum. She married C.W. ...
Judith Dee Bedner (10/09/08)
Judith Dee McClanahan Bedner, 64, of Blytheville, Ark., died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at her residence. Born April 11, 1944, in Memphis, Tenn., daughter of the late John B. and Mary D. McClanahan, she was a graduate of Caruthersville High School and was employed by the Arkansas Department of Human Services...
Coy Boyd (10/09/08)
Coy Boyd, 94, of Manila, Ark., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Manila Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.
Mary Opal Brooks (10/09/08)
Mary Opal Brooks, 70, of Gideon, Mo., died today, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2008, at the Golden Living Center in Bloomfield, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Billy Joe Carter (10/09/08)
Billy Joe Carter, 74, of Kennett, died Sept. 26, 2008. Born Oct. 7, 1933, in Newport, Ark., he was the son of the late Johnny Claude and Alma Lee Olsen Carter. On Sept. 20, 1952, in Piggott, Ark., he married Fannie Ruth Champ, who preceded him in death on Sept. 28, 2005. He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Erma Brumley and Helen Craig and one brother, J.C. Carter...
Robert Ray Eledge (10/09/08)
Robert Ray Eledge, 68, of Tyler, Texas, formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 3, 2008, at Tyler. Born July 3, 1940, in Hayti, son of the late John H. and Alice Vernisha Sutton Eledge Sr., he was a U.S. Navy veteran, a factory worker and a member of the Bible Baptist Church in Flint, Texas...
Oral Fortner (10/09/08)
Oral Fortner, 97, of Dexter, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at the Golden Living Center in Dexter. Born Dec. 29, 1910, in Scurry, Texas, son of the late William Terrill and Clennie Dill Fortner, he was owner of a television repair shop in Cardwell, Mo., and a member of the Dexter Church of Christ...
Vera B. Harris (10/09/08)
Vera B. Harris, 95, of Rolling Fork, Miss., died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Rolling Fork. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Rolling Fork. Survivors include one son, Billy Ray Harris, of Hollandale, Miss. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Harris and 13 brothers and sisters...
James Lawrence Lewis, Jr. (10/09/08)
James Lawrence Lewis Jr., 43, of Marmaduke, Ark., died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008, at his residence. Born Dec. 31, 1964, in Kennett, son of Glenda Campbell Lewis and the late James Lawrence Lewis Sr., he was a 1983 graduate of Holcomb High School , a welder, a softball coach and a member of Varner River Baptist Church...
Wayne Arthur Neumeyer (10/09/08)
Wayne Arthur Neumeyer, 65, of Joplin, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008, at Missouri Rehabilitation Center in Mount Vernon, Mo. Born April 12, 1943 in Cape Girardeau, Mo., son of the late Lawrence Arthur and Olga Sander Neumeyer, he was a 1962 graduate of Kennett High School, and a 1985 graduate of Missouri Southern State University. He worked as a credit manager and was a photographer...
Laura Sue Williams (10/09/08)
Laura Sue Williams, 86, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral services are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
James Crawford (10/08/08)
James E. Crawford, 71, of Steele, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Born March 16, 1937, in Rives, Mo., son of the late Vernon and Lillian Johnson Crawford, he was a welder and of the Church of Christ faith. On April 23, 1957, in Kennett, he married Fayrene Barron, who survives...
Doug Maddox (10/08/08)
Doug Maddox, 62, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born April 3, 1946, in Gideon, Mo., son of Syble Carter Maddox and the late W.D. "Dub" Maddox, he was a farmer and a member of the Flatlanders Tractor Club. He attended the Church of Christ in Malden...
Dorothy Morgan (10/08/08)
Dorothy Mae Morgan, 82, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Feb. 23, 1926, in Steele, Mo., daughter of the late Bruno and Carrie Lancaster Kinnison, she was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. On Oct. 29, 1944, she married J.P. Morgan, who survives...
Reilly Rhodes (10/08/08)
Asa Reilly Rhodes, died Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Oct. 5, 2008, he was the son of Michael Edwin and Christi Wilson Rhodes of Sikeston, Mo. Survivors also include maternal grandparents, William and Cathy Wilson, of Risco, Mo.; paternal grandparents, Donald and Sandra Rhodes, of Bloomfield, Mo., and maternal great-grandmother, Juanita Beck, of Risco, Mo...
Clara Stevenson (10/08/08)
Clara Stevenson, 91, of Parma, Mo., died today, Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Max Ray Hawk (10/07/08)
Max Ray Hawk, 70, of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008, at Heritage Gardens of Senath. Born Jan. 17, 1938, in Delaplaine, Ark., son of the late Joe Frank and Catherine Watson Hawk, he was a veteran, an iron worker and a security guard. He was of the Church of Christ faith...
Douglas Maddox (10/07/08)
Douglas Maddox, 62, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 6, 2008, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Dorothy Mae Morgan (10/07/08)
Dorothy Mae Morgan, 82, of Kennett, died today, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Linda Sue Wellington (10/07/08)
Linda Sue Wellington, 50, of Clarkton, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 4, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Dec. 22, 1957, in St. Louis, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Dale and Shirley Sanders Williams. On March 5, 2001, she married Marvin Wellington, who survives...
Marion E. Tucker (10/07/08)
Marion E. Tucker, son of the late Bailey and Edith Elliott Tucker, was born April 29, 1921, in Hollywood, Mo., and passed away Wednesday, Oct. 1,2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett at the age of 87. He married Faye Huffines on March 11, 1956, in Hernando, Miss. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends March 11, 2006...
Jimmye Lou Hall (10/07/08)
Jimmye Lou Hall passed away peacefully on Sept. 28, 2008 with her husband Jim and children Judi, Joe and Jay by her side. She was born Sept. 9, 1926 in Bear Creek, Ala., and enjoyed a full and varied life, including extensive world travel, a very successful business career and doting on her grandchildren. She was blessed with a story-book second marriage of 34 years with her surviving husband Jim Hall and was a devoted best friend and soulmate to him...
Mary Lou Brooks (10/05/08)
Mary Lou Brooks, 57, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Oct. 3, 2008, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark. Born Jan. 22, 1951, in Campbell, daughter of the late Lawrence Amble and Mary Magdelene Dover Willard, she was a homemaker and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Campbell...
Marion Tucker (10/03/08)
Marion Tucker, 87, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Renee Benson (10/02/08)
Renee Marie Benson, 47, of Gatewood, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Born Jan. 21, 1961, in Kennett, she was the daughter of Walter Franklin Rinehart and Betty Marie Akers Porter. On Dec. 4, 1978, she married Donald Lee Benson, who survives...
Bobby Fritzius (10/02/08)
Bobby Jeanne Fritzius, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008, at her residence. Born July 6, 1918, in Blytheville, Ark., daughter of the late Aubrey Cecil and Early Francis Petty Blaylock, she was a bookkeeper/secretary and a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden...
Marion Tucker (10/02/08)
Marion Tucker, 87, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Renee Benson (10/01/08)
Renee Benson, 47, of Gatewood, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died today, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Visitation will be at 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Bobby Fritzius (10/01/08)
Bobby Jean Fritzius, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2008, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Randy Moody (10/01/08)
Randy Leon Moody, 52, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2008, at Caruthersville. Born June 15, 1956, in Hayti, Mo., son of Hazel Lorene Moody and the late Cecil Moody Sr., he done construction work, factory work, landscaping and drove a forklift. He was of the Nazarene faith...