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Obituaries from November 2009

Frieda Jackson (11/28/09)
Frieda Jackson, 82, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Friday, November 27, 2009 in Kennett. Burial will be in the LuLu Cemetery. McDaniel Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Kevin Hunt Morgan (11/28/09)
Kevin Hunt Morgan, 32, of San Francisco, Calif., son of Ronald Lewis Morgan and Patricia Kay LunBeck Morgan was born Sept. 19, 1977 in Waukegan, Ill., and departed this life on Saturday, Nov. 14, 2009 as a result of an automobile accident. Survivors include his mother and father, Ronald Lewis and Patricia Kay Morgan, of Tampa, Fla.; sister, Lora Kay Morgan, of Tampa, Fla.; maternal grandparents, Dwayne and Glenda LunBeck, of Gideon, Mo.; paternal step-grandfather, Walter Shank, of Grayslake, Ill.; paternal step-grandmother, Patsy Collins and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.. ...
Carl McCain (11/27/09)
Carl McCain, 95, of Gideon, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009, at his residence. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 28, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 28, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel...
Mikayla Coffer (11/24/09)
Mikayla Coffer, age four-months, born on July 12, 2009, daughter of John and Jessica McElwrath Coffer, of Kennett, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, in Kennett. Survivors include parents, Johnathan and Jessica McElwrath Coffer; three sisters, Hannah Coffer, of Phoenix Ariz., and Jenna and Jalynn Coffer, of Kennett; grandparents, Ray and Jan McElwrath, of Kennett, and David and Lisa Coffer, of Kennett; great-grandparents, J.T. ...
Jakeb Scott Burgess (11/24/09)
Jakeb Scott Burgess, of Holcomb, Mo., son of Jackie Keith Burgess and Pamela Rena Scott Burgess, was born April 14, 1990 in St. Louis, Mo., and departed this life on Sunday, Nov. 23, 2009 at the age of 19 years, 7 months and 9 days. Survivors include his father and mother, Jack and Pam Burgess, of Holcomb; grandparents, Barbara Burgess of Kennett and Glenda Scott, of Hornersville, Mo.; great-grandparents, Edna Prestage, of Hornersville, Ileen Carnell, of Kennett, Missouri and Granny "B", of Kennett; one sister, Tiffani Burgess, of Holcomb; one nephew, Brayden Haynie, of Holcomb and other relatives and many, many friends.. ...
Pauline "Polly" Barham Contino (11/24/09)
Pauline "Polly" Barham Contino, 82, of Lemoyne, Penn., formerly of York, Florida, and Kennett and Malden Mo., passed peacefully with family by her side on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009. She was the wife of John L. Contino, with whom she celebrated their 65th anniversary on the 16th of September. ...
Jake Burgess (11/23/09)
Funeral services for Jake Burgess will be held Tuesday, Nov. 24 at 3 p.m. at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Visitation will preceed the funeral beginning at 11 o'clock and continuing until service time.
Herbert Stewart (11/22/09)
Herbert Stewart, 55, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Lanesss Funeral Home of Malden.
Beverly Lee (11/22/09)
Beverly Ann Lee passed away on Friday, Nov. 13, 2009 at Good Samaritan Hospital in San Jose, Calif. Ann was born on Nov. 1, 1941 on her parent's farm in Holcomb, Mo. She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Alma Floyd; her brother, Ronald Floyd and sister, Carol Jean Lindley...
Mikayla Coffer (11/22/09)
Mikayla Coffer, age four-months, born on July 12, 2009, daughter of John and Jessica Coffer, of Kennett, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2009, in Kennett. Survivors include parents, Johnathan and Jessica Coffer; three sisters, Hannah Coffer, of Phoenix Arizona, Jenna and Jalynn Coffer, of Kennett; grandparents, Ray and Jan McElwrath, of Kennett, and Floyd and Florence Coffer, of Kennett; and other relatives and many friends...
Alvie Wilcox (11/22/09)
Alvie Woodrow Wilcox, son of the late Henry Albert and Chloe Ann Rogers Wilcox, was born June 12, 1923, in Mounds, Ark., and passed away Nov. 19, 2009, at his residence in Senath, Mo., at the age of 86 years. Mr. Wilcox was a veteran of the U.S. Army...
Jimmy Carter (11/20/09)
Jimmy Carter, 67, of Kennett passed away Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009 at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Son of the late James Carter and Dessie (Wallace) Carter, he was born Nov. 14, 1942 in Kennett Jimmy married Sheila Jackson on May 25, 2002...
Mikayla Coffer (11/20/09)
Mikayla Coffer, 4 months, of Kennett, died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at Kennett. She was the daughter of John and Jessica Coffer of Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Harold Wheeler (11/20/09)
Harold T. Wheeler, 73, of Jefferson City, Mo., formerly of Risco, Mo., died today, Friday, Nov. 20, 2009, at Capital Regional Medical Center in Jefferson City. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Johnnie White (11/20/09)
Johnnie White, 77, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 19, 2009, at John J. Pershing VA Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Leonard Younger (11/20/09)
Lord make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred let me sow love. Where there is injury, Pardon. Where there is error, Truth. Where there is discord, Harmony. Where there is doubt, Faith. Where there is despair, Hope. Where there is darkness, Light. Where there is sorrow, Joy...
Florida Cox (11/19/09)
Florida M. Cox, 69, of Columbia, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Boone Hospital Center. Born Dec. 29, 1939, in Caruthersville, Mo., she was the daughter of Florida and Lucille Jenkins. Survivors include five daughters, Deborah Hill and Terra Sydnor, both of Chicago, Ill., Gwendolyn Jennings and Liticia Cox, both of Kennett, and Sandra Mockabee, of Columbia; three brothers, LeeAry Williams, of Hayti, Mo., Buddy Moore, of Elizabethtown, Ky., and T.J., of St. ...
Jimmy Carter (11/19/09)
Jimmy Carter, 67, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2009, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Leonard Younger (11/18/09)
Lord make me an instrument of thy peace. Where there is hatred let me sow love. Where there is injury, Pardon. Where there is error, Truth. Where there is discord, Harmony. Where there is doubt, Faith. Where there is despair, Hope. Where there is darkness, Light. Where there is sorrow, Joy...
Jack Culpepper (11/18/09)
Funeral services for Jack Robert "Bob" Culpepper will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Nov. 20, 2009, at the East Side Church of Christ in Snyder, Texas with Mr. Steve Barrett, officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home in Snyder...
James Watson (11/18/09)
James Lyman Watson, 71 years of age, of Springfield, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2009 in his home after a long battle of cancer. Jim was born to Vernon Herbert "Hank" Watson and Lucretia "Ruth" Watson on Nov. 5, 1938, in McGuire, Mo. On July 29, 1967 Jim married Patricia Jane Hill in Memphis, Tenn. Jim served in the United States Air Force before getting his degree in accounting from Arkansas State Univers-ity...
Pauline Contino (11/17/09)
Pauline "Polly" Barham Contino, 82, of Lemoyne, Penn., formerly of York, Florida, and Kennett and Malden Mo., passed peacefully with family by her side on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009. She was the wife of John L. Contino, with whom she celebrated their 65th anniversary on the 16th of September. ...
Allene McCaskill (11/17/09)
Allene McCaskill, 94, of Gideon, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009, at St. Francis Hospital in Cape Giardeau, Mo. Born Jan. 6, 1915, in Huffman, Ark., daughter of the late Arch and Myrtle Allen Pollard, she was a secretary at Gideon Anderson, and a charter member of the First Baptist Church in Gideon...
Johnnie Nichols (11/17/09)
Johnnie Christin Nichols, passed away Sunday, Oct. 4, 2009, in Bryant, Ark., at the age of 90 years, 10 months and 8 days. Mrs. Nichols was born Nov. 26, 1918, in Holland, Mo., to W.C. Posey and Ruth Hall Posey. She was united in marriage to William Dee Nichols Jan. 9, 1942, in Caruthersville, Mo...
Juanita Wrather (11/17/09)
Juanita Wrather, 73, daughter of the late Dee and Gladys Edwards Wrather, was born July 26, 1936, in Senath, Mo., and passed away Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Survivors include one brother, Jerry Wrather and wife, Peggy, of Senath; six nieces, Mitzi Tanner, Shelley Bush, Terri Kennett, Becky Brown, Lavonda Swindle and Tracey Wright; one nephew, Bryant Wrather, and other relatives and many friends...
Angela Shown (11/15/09)
Angela Shown, 44, of Memphis, Tenn., died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2009, at Methodist University Hospital. She was born in Kennett, and lived there before moving to Memphis four years ago. She was preceded in death by her parents Jimmy and Bertha Mabry Shown, and her sister Vanessa Potter...
Elvis Abbott (11/15/09)
Elvis Abbott, son of the late James Abbott and Ethel (Landers) Abbott, was born Jan. 27, 1934, in McDougal, Ark., and departed this life on Nov. 13, 2009, at the age of 75 years. Elvis married Betty J. Presson on March 31, 1966, in Clayton, Mo. Survivors include his wife, Betty; three sons, Gary Abbott of St. ...
Elvis Abbott (11/13/09)
Elvis Abbott, 75, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died today, Friday, Nov. 13, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Hospital. McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Jerry Floyd (11/13/09)
Jerry Don "Redbird" Floyd, son of the late Enoch Floyd, Jr. and Imogene Gunther Floyd, was born Oct. 11, 1946 in Kennett, and departed this life Monday, Nov. 9, 2009 at the age of 63 years and 29 days. Survivors include one son, Micheal Lynn Floyd and his wife, Beverly, of Roseville, Mich.; one daughter, Tina Renee Thompson and her husband, Ray of Las Vegas, Nev.; three grandchildren, Zachary and Christian Thompson and Colin Floyd; one sister, Diana Justus, of Senath, Mo., and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Dickey Graves (11/13/09)
Dickey Allen Graves, 45, of Kennett, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009. He was born March 24, 1964 in St. Louis, Mo. His favorite past time was spending time with his son. Preceding him in death was his father, Virgil Graves. He is survived by one son, Sean Allen Graves, of Kennett; mother, Cleta Terry ,of Kennett; a brother, Dennis Graves, of St. Louis, and two sisters, Debbie Robinson, of Rector, Ark., and Dana McDaniel, of Beech Grove...
Serene Prince (11/13/09)
Serene Prince, 76, of Kennett, died Nov. 5, 2009 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Family will receive friends at 11 a.m., at Greater Temple Church of God In Christ in Kennett. Survivors include two daughters, Carolyn (Raymond) Peters, of St. ...
Shirley White (11/13/09)
Shirley Ann White, 50, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2009, at St. Louis University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Charlott Ray (11/12/09)
Charlott Kay Ray, 48, of Bragg City, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2009, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Gideon, Mo.
Leonard Younger (11/12/09)
Leonard Younger, 91, of Kennett, died today, Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Johnny Vandiver (11/11/09)
Johnny Vandiver, 59, of Kennett, formerly of Hornersville, Mo., passed away Monday, Nov. 9, 2009 at Kennett. Born Dec. 2, 1949, in Hornersville, he was the son of the late John F. Vandiver and Mattie B. Ingrum Vandiver. Survivors include one son, Jason Odell Vandiver and his wife, Heather, of Gideon, Mo.; one brother, Danny F. ...
Janalea Bailey (11/10/09)
Janalea A. Bailey, of Kennett, daughter of the late Bill Bailey and Betty Watson Bailey was born April 22, 1954 in Kennett, and departed this life Monday, Nov. 9, 2009 at the age of 55 years, 6 months and 18 days. Survivors include her husband, Lester Warren, of Kennett; one sister, Sally Percifull, of Jonesboro, Ark., and other relatives and many friends...
Jerry Floyd (11/10/09)
Jerry Don "Redbird" Floyd, 63, of Senath, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at Great River Medical Center in Blytheville, Ark. McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Carl Seats (11/10/09)
Carl Franklin Seats, 76, of Kennett, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2009 at Twin Rivers Medical Center in Kennett. Born Feb. 3, 1933, in Kennett, he was the son of the late Cecil Edward Seats and Thelma Mae Byrd Seats. Carl married Patsy Ruth Plunkett on July 1, 1954...
Johnny Vandiver (11/10/09)
Johnny Vandiver, of Kennett, died Monday, Nov. 9, 2009, at Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Ronnie Williams (11/10/09)
Ronnie "Poo" Williams, 41, of Campbell, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2009, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Born March 3, 1968, in Kennett, son of the late Herbert Ancil and Ruby Jewel Boshell Williams, he was in lawn service and a store manager. He was of the Baptist faith...
Robert Charlton (11/05/09)
Robert Keith Charlton, 22, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009, at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Landstuhl, Germany. Born Feb. 5, 1987, in West Memphis, Ark., son of Edison Keith Charlton and Denise Roxanne McMillian Tadlock, he was a U.S. ...
Dovie Ridings (11/05/09)
Dovie Ridings, daughter of the late Jess and Hassie Edwards Goldsmith, was born June 30, 1927, in Senath, Mo., and passed away Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at National HealthCare in Kennett, at the age of 82 years. She married J.R. Ridings, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Johnny and Tony Ridings; three brothers, Jess Goldsmith, Phillip Goldsmith and Larry Goldsmith, and two sisters, Martha Wardlow and Frieda Crossno...
Joyce Vandiver (11/05/09)
Joyce Vandiver, 60, of Arnold, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at Degneeff Hospice House. Daughter of the late Albert Daugherty and Essie McCallister Daugherty, she was born Jan. 10, 1949, in Kennett. Joyce married Danny F. Vandiver on May 15, 1967...
Charles Laupius (11/01/09)
Charles Wesley Laupius, 71, of Irving, Texas, died Wednesday, October 28, 2009, at the Silverado Nursing Home in Irving. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of all arrangements.
Lee McGarity (11/01/09)
Lee H. McGarity, 73, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, October 30, 2009, at his residence. McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of all arrangements.
Gilbert Ross (11/01/09)
Gilbert Ross, 84, of Hornersville, Mo., died Saturday, October 31, 2009, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in South Haven, Miss. Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home of Hornersville in charge of all arrangements.
William Tomlinson (11/01/09)
William Elmer Tomlinson, son of the late Enos Tomlinson and Vira Grissom Tomlinson, was born May 7, 1920 in Magness, Ark., and departed this life Friday, Oct. 30, 2009 at the age of 89 years, 5 months and 23 days. Elmer married Ruth Pauline Low on Nov. 25, 1939 in Caruthersville, Mo...
Jimmie Moore (11/04/09)
Jimmie C. Moore, 64, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., entered into rest on Nov. 2, 2009 at his residence. Mr. Moore was born on Nov. 6, 1944 in Kennett. He was a longtime resident of Poplar Bluff and an investigator for the State of Missouri. He was a state highway patrolman, a 32nd degree Mason, a member of the Three Rivers Shrine Club, Poplar Bluff Blue Lodge #209 and the Poplar Bluff Elks. He was a veteran of the US Air Force having served in Vietnam, enjoyed golfing, and was of the Baptist faith...
Joyce Vandiver (11/04/09)
Joyce Vandiver, 60, of Arnold, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2009, at Degneeff Hospice House. McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett is in charge of arrangements.
Janet Bearden (11/03/09)
Janet Lois Bearden, 79, of Oakville, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at St. Anthony Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Jerry Hubbard (11/03/09)
Jerry Dean Hubbard, of Kennett, son of the late Earl E. Hubbard and Iva Stanley Hubbard, was born Feb. 2, 1929, in Bosworth, Mo., and departed this life on Monday, Nov. 2, 2009, at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 80 years and 9 months...
Harley McGarity (11/03/09)
Harley McGarity, of Hornersville, Mo., son of the late Dossie McGarity and Edith Copeland McGarity, was born Feb. 14, 1936, in Adamsville, Tenn., and departed this life Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at Hornersville, at the age of 73 years, 8 months and 16 days...
Gilbert Ross (11/03/09)
Gilbert Lee Ross, 84, died Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Southaven, Miss. Born Feb. 23, 1925, in Leachville, Ark., son of the late Walter Lee and Mary Mildred Lewis Ross, he was a U.S. Army veteran, owned a service station and was also a volunteer for the Hornersville Fire Department...
Dorothy Tuberville (11/03/09)
Dorothy Jean Tuberville, 71, of Marmaduke, Ark., passed away Saturday, Oct. 31, 2009, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. Dorothy, daughter of the late Charles W. Holland and Pearl K. Young Holland, was born Oct. 17, 1938 in Rector, Ark. She married Leslie Ellis in 1958, who preceded her in death. Dorothy married William J. Tuberville on April 3, 1998...