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Obituaries from February 2009

Richard Bass (02/27/09)
Richard Bass, 80, of Kennett, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Born Sept. 23, 1928, in Avon Park, Fla., son of the late R.G. McCollow and Lilly Bass, he was a retired general in the United States military. Survivors include a daughter, Evelyn Caridi and husband, Tony...
Hubert Ellis (02/27/09)
Hubert S. Ellis, 78, of Greenville, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at his residence. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, March 1, at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell, Mo. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 1, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel...
Susan Felker (02/27/09)
Susan Marie Felker, 50, of Caruth, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009. Born Oct. 7, 1958, in Kennett, daughter of Bonnie Cook Felker and the late Ellis H. Felker, she was employed at Parker-Hannifan. Survivors include her mother, Bonnie Felker, of Caruth; three brothers, Tom, Gene and Bruce Felker, all of Caruth; two sisters, Dianna Branum, of Kennett and Sharon Key, of Germantown, Tenn.; several nieces and nephews, and other relatives and many friends...
Virginia Melton (02/27/09)
Virginia Melton, 84, of Qulin, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born April 18, 1924, in Qulin, daughter of the late William Edward and Lougenia Sommers, she was a retired housekeeper at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center and a member of the Qulin Church of Christ...
Boyd Slusher (02/27/09)
Boyd Melvin Slusher, 84, of Marston, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born Nov. 1, 1924, in Newton County, Ark., son of the late Ira F. and Villar Curtis Slusher, he was a locksmith and a member of Jaywye Church of God...
Larry Tucker (02/27/09)
Larry Tucker, 65, of Kennett, died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born Aug. 20, 1943, in Kennett, he was the son of the late Charles and Olivia Charlton Tucker. Survivors include one brother, Joe Tucker, and nieces and nephews, Lana Nash and Mark Dye, both of Kennett, Brandon Dye, of St. Louis, Mo., and Mark David McCain, of Long Beach, Calif...
Bonnie Meadows (02/27/09)
Bonnie Viola Chrisco Meadows, 67, of Cooter, Mo., died early Wednesday morning, Feb. 25, 2009, at River Oaks Nursing Center in Steele, Mo. She was of the Baptist faith and was retired from Great River Medical Center. Mrs. Chrisco loved animals, was an avid reader, and enjoyed crocheting and needlework. She was an outdoor person who appreciated every aspect of nature...
Joseph Baker (02/26/09)
Joseph "Joe Don" Baker, of Cardwell, Mo., son of Glen Baker and Barbara Finley Baker, was born Aug. 21, 1976 in Kennett. Joe Don departed this life on Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at the age of 32 years, six months and two days. Joe Don and his father were owners of Baker Construction in Kennett. He was a certified welder...
Susan Felker (02/26/09)
Susan Marie Felker, 50, of Caruth, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009. Born Oct. 7, 1958, in Kennett, she was the daughter of Bonnie Cook Harmon and the late Ellis H. Felker. Survivors include her mother, Bonnie Harmon, of Caruth; three brothers, Tom, Gene and Bruce Felker, all of Caruth; two sisters, Dianna Brannum, of Kennett and Sharon Key, of Germantown, Tenn., and several nieces and nephews...
Billy Graves (02/26/09)
Billy "Bill" Patrick Graves, 81, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009, at Kennett. Born May 24, 1927, in Steele, Mo., son of the late William and Alice Holbert Graves, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean War. On July 19, 1948, in Hartford, Mich., he married Euvala Oakley, who preceded him in death on Aug. 13, 1995. He was also preceded in death by four brothers, Paul, Holbert, Ralph and George Graves and one sister, Fronnie Davault...
Langdon Jones (02/26/09)
Langdon Edwin Jones, of Kennett, son of the late Langdon R. Jones and Node Benson Jones, was born Feb. 4, 1924, in Kennett and departed this life Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009, at the age of 85 years and 21 days. On April 12, 1947, he married Jean Alexander, who preceded him in death on Sept. 9, 1993. He was also preceded in death by one daughter, Laurel Jones Jamieson and one brother, Robert H. Jones...
Boyd Slusher (02/25/09)
Boyd Slusher, 84, of Marston, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Langdon Jones (02/25/09)
Langdon Jones, 85, of Kennett, died today, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, at the First Christian Church in Kennett with Rev. Dustin Morris officiating...
Billy Graves (02/25/09)
Billy Graves, 81, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009, at Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Susan FelkerSusan Felker, 50, of Kennett, died today, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009, at National HealthCare in Kennett. (02/25/09)
Susan Felker, 50, of Kennett, died today, Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Visitation will begin at noon, Friday, Feb. 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett with Rev. Jim Pemberton officiating...
Joseph Baker (02/25/09)
Joseph "JoeDon" Baker, 32, of Cardwell, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at Cardwell. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Wednesday, Feb. 25, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 26, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Joseph Baker (02/24/09)
Joseph D. "Joe" Baker, 32, of Cardwell, Mo., died Monday, Feb. 23, 2009, at Cardwell. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Juanita Butler (02/24/09)
Juanita Smith Butler, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at Golden Liver Center in Malden. Born Feb. 5, 1919, in Caruthersville, Mo., daughter of the late Arch and Fariah Hays Smith, she was a graduate of Caruthersville High School and of the Methodist faith...
Charles Davis (02/24/09)
Charles Kenneth Davis, 74, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009. Born May 3, 1934, in Lake City, Ark., son of the late Arthur and Christine Stoker Davis, he was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in the Korean War. On Dec. 18, 1980, in Kennett, he married Marjorie Patterson, who survives...
Dianna Statler (02/24/09)
Dianna Lynn Statler, 51, of Kennett, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009. Born Dec. 19, 1957, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Elva and Verna Johnson Miller. Survivors include special friend, Jerry Godsey; two daughters, Tracy Graves and husband, Mikel Head, of Kennett and Kimberley Swift and husband, Steven, of Paragould, Ark.; three brothers, Elva Miller, of Colorado, David Miller, of Kennett and James Miller, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; four sisters, Vickie Crane and Anna West, both of Kennett, Mary Ward, of Poplar Bluff and Brenda Buck, of Gosnell, Ark., and three grandchildren, Zachery Statler, Katherine Graves and Jeremy Swift.. ...
Violet Monday (02/24/09)
Violet Gertrude Monday, 94, of Hornersville, Mo., died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born April 14, 1914, in Conway, Ark., daughter of the late Alvin Claudie and Nancy Elizabeth Evans Caudell, she was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church in Hornersville...
Jack Reed (02/24/09)
Jack Reed, 71, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at his residence. Born Sept. 5, 1937, in Biggers, Ark., son of the late Doyle William and Pearl Eladis Carpenter Reed, he was a U.S. Army veteran, and employed at Dennis Chevrolet and Richardson-Wynette in Malden...
Hartsill Burchfield (02/24/09)
Hartsill R. Burchfield, 78, of Lenexa, Kan., died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Hart was born Dec. 31, 1930, in Wooster, Ark., son of John Lee and Edna Wofford, he joined the U.S. Air Force in 1951, and retired as a Lt. ...
Juanita Butler (02/22/09)
Juanita Butler, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, February 20, 2009, at Golden Living Center in Malden. Arrangements are incomplete through Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.
Gearl Wayne Adams (02/20/09)
Gearl Wayne Adams, 70, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009, at The Manor in Poplar Bluff. Born Jan. 30, 1939, in Portageville, Mo., son of the late Norvell and Nora Cranford Adams, he was a U.S. Army veteran, , a custodian at the airport and a member of the Third Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff...
Gladys Brinkley (02/20/09)
Gladys Luetta Brinkley, 89, of Crystal City, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at Crystal Oakes Nursing Home in Crystal City. Born May 6, 1919, in Yell County, Ark., daughter of the late Sam and Lela Gilkey Cowell, she was employed at Gideon-Anderson Box Plant in Gideon, Mo., and Service Paper Box Co., in St. Louis, Mo. She was a member of First Pentecostal Church in Malden and then Victory Tabernacle in Festus, Mo...
America Bundy (02/20/09)
America Darlene Bundy, infant, of Wardell, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 18, 2009, in Kennett, she was the daughter of Roger Lester and Tina Ann Gregory Bundy, Sr. Survivors include one sister, Evelyn Ann Marie Bundy, of Savannah, Tenn.; one brother, Roger Lester Bundy, Jr., of Savannah, and grandparents R.L. Bundy and Jerry Cowgill, both of Kennett and Mary Luttrell, of Savannah...
Linda Fritz (02/20/09)
Linda June Fritz, daughter of Hester Sissom Petty and the late Elbert Pearson Petty, was born March 25, 1944, in Cardwell, Mo., and passed away Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at her residence in Ravenden, Ark., at the age of 64 years. Mrs. Fritz was married to Wendell Fritz on June 21, 1961, in Arbyrd, Mo. She was a member of the Eastern Star in Ravenden...
James Miller (02/20/09)
James Darrell "Jay" Miller, 69, of Clarkton, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at his residence. Born March 17, 1939, in Parma, Mo., son of the late Thomas and Mary Riley Miller, he was a U.S. Navy Veteran. Survivors include two sons, James Michael Miller, Sr., and wife, Michelle, of Clarkton, and Kendell Miller and wife, Connie, of Gideon, Mo.; three daughters, Rita Anthony, and Mary North and husband, Rusty, all of Stuttgart, Ark., and Paula Bailey and husband, Mark, of Ulm, Ark.; three sisters, Louise Mayes and Tommie Pyles, both of Clarkton and Sue Blackwood, of Memphis, Tenn.; 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.. ...
Lavona Miller (02/20/09)
Lavona Zona Miller, 86, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009, at Golden Living Center in Malden. Born Jan. 31, 1923, in Kewanee, Mo., daughter of the late J.B. and Jessie Tanner Lomax, she was owner of Lavona's Beauty Shop in Risco, Mo., a member of Pleasantview General Baptist Church in Risco and later she attended Stokelan Drive Christian Church in Malden...
Cecil Wagster (02/05/09)
Cecil Wilburn Wagster, 82, died Feb. 1, 2009, he was a W.W.II Army Veteran. Born Dec. 8, 1926, in Caruth, Mo., he was married to June Wilcox, who preceded him in death on April 8, 1994. Survivors include one son, Mike Wagster and wife, Laura, of Braggadocio, Mo., one grandson, Jared Wagster, of Braggadocio, and one great-grandchild, Mallory Wagster.
Gearl Adams (02/19/09)
Gearl Wayne Adams, 70, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009, at the Manor in Poplar Bluff. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Linda Fritz (02/19/09)
Linda Fritz, 64, of Raveden, Ark., formerly of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at Raveden. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Thursday, Feb. 19, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, Feb. 20, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Patrick Hovis officiating...
Lavona Miller (02/19/09)
Lavona Miller, 86, of Malden, Mo., died today, Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009, at Golden Living Center in Malden. Funeral arrangement are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral of Malden.
Charline Patrick (02/19/09)
Charline Patrick, 82, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at National Healthcare in Kennett. Born Nov. 17, 1926, in Kennett, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Agnes Holland Tidwell. Survivors include one sister, Bonnie Drye, of Ozark, Mo...
Linda Fritz (02/18/09)
Linda Fritz, 64, of Raveden, Ark., formerly of Senath, Mo., died today, Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at her residence. McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath is in charge of arrangements.
James Miller (02/18/09)
James D. Miller, 69, of Clarkton, Mo., died today, Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2009, at his residence. Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Louie Hardesty (02/17/09)
Louie Hardesty, 80, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 13, 2009, at Methodist Hospital North in Memphis, Tenn. Born Feb. 26, 1928, in Mississippi County, Ark., son of the late Charles Alfred and Mary Bessie Odom Hardesty, he was a retired building contractor, and a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Caruthersville...
Billy McClure (02/17/09)
Billy G. McClure, 70, of Perryville, Mo., died Sunday, Jan. 25, 2009, at his residence. Born April 21, 1938, in Bragg City, Mo., son of the late Virgil Thomas and Edith Ferguson McClure, he was a diesel mechanic for North American Van Lines, and a member of the Elks in Alton, Ill., and the Mechanics Union...
Donald Morgan (02/17/09)
Donald Lee Morgan, 67, of Gobler, Mo., died Saturday, Feb. 14, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Nov. 9, 1941, in Kennett, son of the late Lenard C. and Dula Mae Charlton Morgan, he was a farm laborer. On July 8, 1991, in Kennett, he married Nola Louise Jackson, who preceded him in death on Feb. 7, 2003...
Ezra Davis (02/15/09)
Ezra Davis, 98, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009, at General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Born July 18, 1910, in Pollard, Ark., son of the late William Calvin and Louisa Largent Davis, he was a retired farmer and a member of the General Baptist Church in Campbell...
Pauline Aukes (02/13/09)
Pauline Aukes, 88, of Hornersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born May 4, 1920, in Coldwater, Mo., daughter of the late William and Eva Burns Mizell, she was a school teacher at Hornersville School and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Hornersville...
Renda Smith (02/13/09)
Renda Elois Smith, 61, of Risco, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009, at her residence. Born Jan. 6, 1948, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., daughter of the late James Spurgeon and Mildred Elois Smith, she was a school teacher in the Risco School System. Survivors include one daughter, Adrienne Elois Calvert and husband, Ashley, of Risco, and three grandchildren, Jocelyn Elois, Reiley Spurgeon and Leighton Fenea Calvert...
Mary Spain (02/13/09)
Mary Jacqulyn Spain, 76, of Nesbit, Miss., died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at her residence. Born March 17, 1932, in Marmaduke, Ark., daughter of the late Sylvester Harrison and Lillie Ann Sims Bradshaw, she was a member of the United Methodist Church...
Helen Stark (02/13/09)
Helen Imogene Stark, 63, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at her residence. Born May 13, 1945, in Low Gap, Ark., daughter of the late Lloyd Dennis and Mary Bell Boling Boen, she was employed as a nurse's aid at Senath Nursing Home. She was of the Baptist faith...
Rose Traughber (02/13/09)
Rose Pricilla Traughber, 98, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Born Dec. 1, 1910, in Hathaway, Tenn., daughter of the late Edward and Allie Maude Champion Morgan, she was a member of the First Pentecostal Church in Malden...
Sydney Wilson (02/13/09)
Sydney Wilson, 95, of Kennett, formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born Jan. 16, 1914, in Paulding, Mo., daughter of the late William Andrew and Effie Hendrixon Lomax, she was a homemaker and a member of the New Hope General Baptist Church in Holcomb...
Pauline Aukes (02/12/09)
Pauline Aukes, 88, of Hornersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home of Hornersville.
Mary Spain (02/12/09)
Mary Spain, 77, of Nesbit, Miss., died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Helen Stark (02/12/09)
Helen Imogene Stark, 63, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at her residence. Born May 13, 1945, in Low Gap, Ark., daughter of the late Lloyd Dennis and Mary Bell Boling Boen, she was employed as a nurse's aid at Senath Nursing Home. She was of the Baptist faith...
Rose Traughber (02/12/09)
Rose Traughber, 98, of Malden, Mo., died today, Thursday, Feb. 12, 2009, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Sydney Wilson (02/12/09)
Sydney Wilson, 95, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangement are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
James Low (02/11/09)
James E. Low, 69, of Demopolis, Ala., died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009 at DCH Regional Medical Center in Tuscaloosa, Ala.. He was self employed. Survivors include his wife, Brenda Annette Miles Low, of Demopolis; one daughter, Jamie Ellen Aubuchon and husband, Gerard, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; one son, Bradley Neal Low, of Memphis, Tenn.; his mother, Martha B. ...
William Morgan (02/11/09)
William Jessie Morgan, 86, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born March 27, 1922, in Bogota Tenn., son of the late William Franklin and Nellie Mae Scofield Morgan, he was a farm laborer and a member of the Full Gospel Church...
Hal Tackeberry (02/11/09)
Hal Dean Tackeberry, 71, of Loves Park, Ill., died Friday, Feb. 6, 2009, at Loves Park. Born June 28, 1937, in Senath, Mo., son of the late James A. and Cora A. Baker Tackeberry, he was a graduate of Kennett High School. Survivors include his wife, Inga; two daughters, Susan Hanfeld and husband, Jeff, of Loves Park; and Kathy Weber and husband, Butch, of Roscoe, Ill.; one son, Jeffrey Tackeberry and wife, Melanie, of Charlotte, N.C.; two sisters, Leota Pickens, of Paragould, Ark., and Dorothy Barkovitz and husband, Jacob, of Ocala, Fla., and grandchildren, Tyler and Brianna Hanfeld, Kelsey, Madeline, Kyle and Samuel Tackeberry, and Matthew, Andrew, Lucas and Benjamin Weber.. ...
James W. Jackson (02/08/09)
James W. Jackson James W. (Jim) Jackson, 85, of Corpus Christi, Texas, formerly of Hornersville, Mo., died January 22, 2009. Born December 15, 1923, in Pueblo, Colo., son of Rowland F. Jackson and Pansy L. Cobble, he was a member of the U.S. Army during WWII, earning two Battle stars for service in Europe...
Patricia Bailey (02/10/09)
Patricia Lou Bailey, 75, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Born April 19, 1933, in McMullin, Mo., daughter of the late William Henry and Jessie Elizabeth Zoph Pratt, she was a homemaker and retired from Bill's Dollar Store. She was a member of Crosspointe Family Church...
Veda Chailland (02/10/09)
Veda Jewell Chailland, 83, of Bell City, Mo., died Friday, Feb. 6, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Dec. 20, 1925 in Kennett, Mo., daughter of the late Perry Ransom and Pearl Brotherton Bennett, she was a 1944 graduate of Hornersville High School, and had worked at Thorngates in Chaffee, Mo. She was a member of the General Baptist Church in Bell City...
Eual Choate (02/10/09)
Eual James Choate, 82, of Piggott, Ark., died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2009, at General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo. Born Aug. 14, 1926, in Alicia, Ark., son of the late John Stanley and Rosa Irene Cleary Choate, he was a U.S. Army veteran, a retired electrical lineman, a member of the American Legion of Las Vegas, Nev., and a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Union #357...
Jewel Duckworth (02/10/09)
Jewel Irene Duckworth, 97. of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at Hayti. Born March 12, 1911, in Savannah, Tenn., daughter of the late Melvin and Perlie McMullen Poole, she operated a grocery store in the Stanley Community and was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Hayti...
Jimmy Horner (02/10/09)
Jimmy Horner, 87, of Kennett, died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009. Born March 12, 1921, in Kennett, son of the late Walter and Minnie Bollinger Horner, he was a Mason and a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles. He married Mildred Edwards, who preceded him in death on June 27, 1984. He was also preceded in death by one brother and one sister...
Thomas Moss (02/10/09)
Thomas Allen Moss, 76, of Kennett, died Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Sept. 4, 1932, in Dyer County, Tenn., son of the late William and Teresa Johnson Moss, he was employed at Kennett Oil Mill. Survivors include one son, Gerald Moss, of Kennett; one daughter, Kristen Ragland, of Kennett and seven grandchildren...
Oda Pfeffer (02/10/09)
Oda Pfeffer, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 29, 2009, at her residence. Born Jan. 11, 1919, in Bells, Tenn., daughter of the late William Robert and Winnie Mae Kinchen Jernigan, she was a member of the Spoonerville Baptist Church in Malden and was retired from Brown Shoe Company...
Leona Potts (02/10/09)
Leona I. Potts, 85, of Granite City, Ill., died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, at Maryville Manor. Born Jan. 21, 1934, in Dyersburg, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Jessie Ray Davis. On Jan. 24, 1940, in Caruthersville, Mo., she married Earl Potts, who preceded her in death on March 6, 1985. She was also preceded in death by one son, Earl Dewayne Potts and 12 brothers and sisters...
Amelia Lebo (02/10/09)
Amelia Bernece Lebo, daughter of the late Frank Sargeant and Charlcia Horton Sargeant, was born Nov. 1, 1917, in Truman, Ark., and departed this life on Feb. 4, 2009, at the age of 91 years, 3 months and three days. She was a member of the Ely Baptist Church and a past member of the Red Hat Society...
James McLarty (02/10/09)
James Elra McLarty was born Nov. 17, 1929, and died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009, at the age of 79 at his home in Hornersville, Mo. Mr. McLarty was a retired Memphis City School teacher, and active member of the Hornersville First American Legion Post #362, the Farmers & Merchants Club and served in many capacities at the Hornersville First United Methodist Church. ...
Holland Edmundson (02/04/09)
Holland Hubert Edmundson, 90, of Kennett, Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009, at his residence. Born August 4, 1918, in Trenton, Tenn., the son of the late Hubert Taylor and Lattie Pearl Stewart Edmundson. He was a veteran of WWII, in which he served in the U.S. Navy...
Charles Boyd (02/05/09)
Charles Gerald Boyd, 75, of West Columbia, S.C., died February 3, 2009. Born July 4, 1933, the son of the late William Joseph and Eva Pounds Boyd, he was retired from the U.S. Air Force and employed by Avis, along with being an active member of the West Columbia Church of Christ...
Jerome Carter (02/05/09)
Jerome Carter, 73, of Kennett, died Jan. 27, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born March 3, 1935, in Dunklin County, son of the late Marion and Minnie McElwrath Carter. In 1984, in Piggott, Ark., he married Freda Litaker, who survives him in death...
Bernece Lebo (02/05/09)
Bernece Lebo, 91, of Kennett, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, at National Health Care in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete through McDaniel Funeral Home Service of Kennett.
William Whitehorn (02/05/09)
William "Richard" Whitehorn, 62, of Kennett, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, at National Health Care in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete through McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Charles Cochran (02/05/09)
Charles Thomas "Tom" Cochran, 67, of Hayti, Mo., died Jan. 24, 2009, in the St. Francis Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Born Nov. 29, 1941, in Wyandotte, Mich., the son of the late Kenneth Roy and Mary Ann Bullifant Cochran, he last worked for Trinity Industries in Caruthersville, Mo...
Mary Cummings (02/05/09)
Mary Helen Cummings, 65, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Jan. 29, 2009, at The Nursing Home in Hayti. Born March 31, 1943, in Buchanan, Mich., the daughter of the late James Vicent and Mary Opal Lucas Middleton, she last worked as a dietitian at the Caruthersville Nursing Home...
Billy Wilkerson (02/05/09)
Billy Wilkerson, 70, of Kennett, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009, at Senath Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete through McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Pansy Lynn (02/05/09)
Pansy Mae Lynn, 86, of St. Louis, Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis. Born Dec. 14, 1922 in Malden, Mo., the daughter of the late Ray Edward and Media Jeanette Beck Siscoe. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church...
Jonathan McGrain (02/05/09)
Jonathan Russell McGrain, 23, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Jan. 30, 2009, in Caruthersville. Born Jan. 8, 1986, he was the son of Paula Mae and Timothy James McGrain, of Caruthersville, Mo. He had a love for the Japanese culture. Survivors include two sisters, Katie Lynn McGrain Biggs and Jordan Michelle Burks, both of Caruthersville, and grandparents, William Thomas and Linda Thomas Jordan, of Sikeston, Mo., and William Edward and Barbara Jean Wallace, of Ripley, Miss...
James McLarty (02/05/09)
James Elra McLarty, 79, of Hornersville, Mo., died Jan. 31, 2009, at his residence. Born Nov. 17, 2009, the son of the late Robert and Beulah Stephens McLarty, he was a retired Memphis City School teacher, and active member of the Hornersville American Legion, Post # 362, the Farmers & Merchants Club, a member of the Hornersville First United Methodist Church, and a U.S. Air Force veteran...
Sinnie Bradshaw (02/04/09)
Sinnie Bell Bradshaw, 74, of Kennett, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born May 14, 1934, in Tupelo, Mississippi, the daughter of the late Walter and Ruthie Pearle Rawle Hollis. Her first husband, Leroy Floyd preceded her in death Jan. 28, 1994...
Oda Pfeffer (02/04/09)
Oda Mae Pfeffer, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 26, 2009, at his residence. Born Jan. 11, 1919, in Bells, Tenn., the son of the late William Robert and Winnie Mae Kinchen Jernigan. He was a member of the Spoonerville Baptist Church in Malden and was retired from Brown Shoe Company...
Janiece Bennett (02/03/09)
Janiece Bennett, 87, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Jan. 30, 2009 at Golden Living Center in Malden. Born April 12, 1921, in Wiseman, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Birchie Smith Buchanan. She was a retired nurse of Dr. Franklin in Campbell and a member of First United Methodist Church in Malden...
Billy McClure (02/03/09)
Billy G. McClure, 70, of Perryville, Mo., died Jan. 25, 2009 at his residence. Born April 21, 1938 in Bragg City, Mo., the son of the late Virgil Thomas and Edith Ferguson McClure. He was a diesel mechanic for North American Van Lines and a member of the Mechanics Union for 15 years...
Randy Vardell (02/03/09)
Randy Vardell, 58, of Kennett died on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009. Born on July 19, 1950, in Kennett, he was the son Betty (Meadows Vardel Privett and the late George Nile Vardell. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Vietnam. Survivors include his mother, Betty Vardell Privett of Kennett; one sister, Debbie Vardell Pry and husband, James D., of Kennett; two nephews, James D. ...
Jerome Carter (02/01/09)
Jerome Carter, 74, of Kennett, died Tuesday, January 27, 2009, at his residence. Born March 3, 1935, at Dunklin County, the son of the late Marion and Minnie Carter, he was a mechanic and a paper carrier. On Aug. 3, 1964, at Piggott, Ark., he married Freda Carter, who survives...