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Obituaries from October 2010

Eunice Huckabay (10/29/10)
Eunice Huckabay, 96, of Rector, Ark., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, at the National Health Care in Kennett. She was born Jan. 14, 1914, to W.W. and Cora Moss French in Rector. Preceding Eunice in death were her parents; her husband, Marvin Huckabay; two sisters, Mildred Inez and Hazel Bishop; a grandchild and a great-grandchild...
Charles Adams (10/29/10)
Charles Dean "Boe" Adams, age 76, of Leachville, Ark., prominent area land owner and businessman, passed from this life Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, at the Advanced Care Hospital of White County in Searcy, Ark., Born at El Paso, Ark., he was the son of the late Orn and Emma Neal Adams and was a 1954 graduate of Leachville High School. ...
Betty Robison (10/28/10)
Betty Jane Robison, daughter of the late Paul A. Blakemore and Lessie Rogers Blakemore, was born Aug. 4, 1922, in Kennett, and departed this life on Oct. 27, 2010, at the age of 88 years, two months, and 23 days. Betty Jane married E.L. "Jim" Robison on July 31, 1943. Jim preceded her in death on Feb. 7, 1979...
Jerry Davis (10/28/10)
Jerry Davis, 67, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 27, at his residence. Bradshaw Funeral of Malden is in charge of the arrangements.
James Holden (10/27/10)
James Holden, 64, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010, at Malden Nursing Center in Malden. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of the arrangements.
Matthew Houart (10/27/10)
Matthew "Matt" Ray Houart, son of Stuart Houart and Linda Marlin, was born Sept. 21, 1974 in Kennett, and departed this life Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, at the age of 36 years and one month. Survivors include his father, Stuart and Sherry, of Kennett; his mother, Linda Marlin and Hershell Gaskins, of Kennett; one brother, Chipper Houart, of Kennett; four sisters, Carrie Houart, of Kennett, Stephanie Patterson, of Kennett, Colby Houart, of Kennett, and Katie Houart, of Kennett; his grandmothers, Addie Marlin and June Hodge, both of Kennett, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Gerald Crawford (10/26/10)
Gerald Crawford, 78, of Batesville, Ark., died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010 at the home of his son in Crossett, Ark. He was born Oct. 29, 1931 in Kennett, and was the son of the late Millard and Lillie Mungle Crawford. He was a retired salesman and served his country in the Arkansas National Guard. Gerald was a member of the Vine Street Missionary Baptist Church...
Ruby Brown (10/26/10)
Ruby Elizabeth Brown, 73, of Kennett, passed away Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Lela Pearl Pulliam (10/23/10)
Lela Pulliam, 78 , of Kennett, died Sunday Oct. 17 2010, at her home. Born Oct. 19, 1931, in Bragg City, Mo. she was married to Lelon Pulliam, Nov, 20, 1948 in Piggot Ar. Her Father's name was Cas Monroe Palmer, and her mothers name was Bessie White Palmer...
Matthew Houart (10/23/10)
Matthew "Matt" Ray Houart, son of Stuart Houart and Linda Marlin, was born Sept. 21, 1974 in Kennett, and departed this life Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, at the age of 36 years and one month. Survivors include his father, Stuart and Sherry, of Kennett; his mother, Linda Marlin and Hershell Gaskins, of Kennett; one brother, Chipper Houart, of Kennett; four sisters, Carrie Houart, of Kennett, Stephanie Patterson, of Kennett, Colby Houart, of Kennett, and Katie Houart, of Kennett; his grandmothers, Addie Marlin and June Hodge, both of Kennett, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
James Abbott (10/23/10)
James Lewis Abbott, 51, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, after a brief battle with cancer. Born Feb. 21, 1959, in Hornersville, Mo., son of the late Wayne and Helen Abbott, he enjoyed fishing and gardening...
James Stone (10/22/10)
James Kevin Stone, of Fenton, Mo., passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at his residence, at the age of 46 years and 14 days. He was born Sept. 24, 1964, in Kennett, to James "Jim" Stone and the late Vonda "Bonnie" Wilcoxson Smothers. Survivors include one son, Joseph Stone, of Edwardsville, Ill., one granddaughter, Taylor Jade Stone; two brothers, Mike Stone and wife, Cheryl, of Desoto, Mo., and Royce Smothers and wife, Angie, of Bernie, Mo.; several nieces and nephews, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Matt Houart (10/22/10)
Matt Houart, 36, of Kennett, passed away Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010, in Memphis, Tenn. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Oma Thompson (10/21/10)
Oma Schrimsher Thompson, 95, the daughter of the late Elvis Kenley and Eula Cowell Kenley, was born Aug. 24, 1915, in Denton, Mo., and passed away Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. On Nov. 23, 1936, in Caruthersville, Mo., she married John Schrimsher, who preceded her in death. ...
Lester Johnson (10/21/10)
Lester Roy Johnson, 72, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, at Heritage Gardens Nursing Home in Senath. Born June 22, 1938, in Senath, son of the late Joe Johnson and Violet West Johnson, he was a crane operator for the Steel Mill. Survivors include three daughters; one son and two brothers, James West, of Holcomb, Mo., and Jessie West, of South Carolina...
Troy Case (10/20/10)
Troy Lee Case, 64, of Caraway, Ark., died Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010. He had lived in Caraway since 1977 and attended The Rock of Northeast Arkansas. He has previously been a Sunday school teacher, song leader, and a member of the pastor's council. Troy was a former coach, teacher, and administrator for Buffalo Island Central and Riverside Schools. He graduated from Southwest Missouri State in Springfield, Missouri and received his masters from Arkansas State University...
Dean Baumgardner (10/20/10)
Dean Baumgardner, daughter of the late Guy Hemby and Daisy Becker Hemby, was born Jan. 30, 1921, in Neelyville, Mo., and departed this life Tuesday, Oct. 19, 2010, at St. Elizabeth's Place in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 89 years, 8 months and 19 days...
Dallas Williams (10/19/10)
Former resident, Dallas Odell Williams, died Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010, in Wichita Falls, Texas. He was born Sept. 3, 1922, in Nimmons, Ark. He is survived by a brother, Carl Williams and wife, Barbara, of Kennett; two nieces, Kenna Skelton and husband, Chris, and Maria Simmons, all of Kennett, and one nephew, Gaylon Rogers and wife, Charray, of Blytheville, Ark...
Col. Paul Seabaugh (10/19/10)
Col. Paul William Seabaugh, of Kennett, son of the late Jonas Lee Seabaugh and Josie Biehle Seabaugh, was born March 25, 1920, in Cape Girardeau, Mo., and departed this life Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010, at Kennett, at the age of 90. Paul married Beady Smith on Sept. 18, 1942. Beady preceded him in death on Feb. 16, 2001. He was also preceded in death by one son, Peter Seabaugh; two brothers and two sisters...
Dawn Null (10/19/10)
Dawn Levda Null, 33, of White Oak, Mo., passed away Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010, at her residence. Born May 13, 1977, in St. Louis, Mo., daughter of Robert Wayne Smith and the late Darlene Mae Fitzgerald Smith, she was an LPN at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett...
Harold Lancaster (10/19/10)
Harold Gene Lancaster, 60, of the Philippines, formerly of Kennett and Michigan, died Aug. 11, 2010. Born May 30, 1950, in Arkansas, son of Jewel Milan and the late Robert Lancaster, he was raised in Missouri. He was a retired machinist, a U.S. Navy veteran, and he enjoyed cars, auctions/estate sales and listening to Elvis and country music...
Lester Johnson (10/19/10)
Lester Johnson, 72, of Senath, Mo., passed away Monday, Oct. 18, 2010, at Heritage Gardens Nursing Home of Senath. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Eunice James (10/19/10)
Eunice L. James, daughter of the late Odie V. Toole and Ola Belle Ham Toole, was born March 10, 1920 in Gideon, Mo., and passed away Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, at the age of 90. Eunice married Loyd James Jan. 23, 1939, in Senath, Mo. Loyd preceded her in death in 1999...
Mildred Duncan (10/19/10)
Mildred Loraine Duncan, daughter of the late Thomas H. and Ida Cook Baker, was born Sept. 2, 1925, in Caruth, Mo., and passed away Saturday, Oct. 16, 2010, at Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett, at the age of 85. She married Raymond Duncan, who preceded her in death...
Eunice James (10/17/10)
Eunice James, 90, of Kennett, passed away Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, at National Health Care of Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements.
Wayne Nevill (10/17/10)
Wayne Junior Nevill, son of the late Roscoe W. Nevill and Julia Mae Maness Nevill, was born Aug. 18, 1941 in Kennett, and departed this life Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, at the age of 69 years. Wayne served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war. Wayne married Cynthia Westerfield on June 24, 1964 in Kennett...
Charles Pelts (10/17/10)
Charles William Pelts, son of the late Lee Pelts and Eunice Norman Pelts, was born June 27, 1930 in Caruth, Mo., and departed this life Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, at the age of 80 years, 3 months and 18 days. Charles married Daisy Jacobs. Survivors include four daughters, Diane Spencer and her husband, Sam, of Ozark, Mo., Leane Gibbons and her husband, Bruce, of Kennett, Deborah Cook and her husband, Steve, of Kennett, Kristi Carter and her husband, Tommy, of Hernando, Miss.; one brother, Joe Pelts, of Kennett; two sisters, Patsy Hively, of Kennett and Phyllis Faulman, of Chicago, Ill., six grandchildren;three great grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
J.W. Rudd (10/17/10)
J.W. Rudd passed away Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2010, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo., at the age of 60 years, 5 months and 27 days. He was born April 15, 1950, in Pumpkin Center, Mo., to Willis E. Rudd and Burma Scott Rudd. He was a member of the Pentecostal Faith and was a lifelong resident of the Bootheel area. He attended school in North Pemiscot County and was a farmer...
Warren Wright (10/17/10)
Warren Keith Wright, of Arbyrd, Mo., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010, due to a cardiac arrest. He was born Nov. 15, 1954, to Richard and Mary Nell Eubanks Wright and was preceded in death by both of them. He leaves several near relatives in the Arbyrd area...
Dewayne Williams (10/15/10)
Dewayne Williams, 66, of Rector, Ark., formerly of Blytheville, Ark., passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at his residence. He was born March 16, 1944, in Kennett, to the late John and Edna Furlow Williams. In addition to his parents, a brother, Kenneth Williams, preceded him in death...
Charles Pelts (10/15/10)
Charles Pelts, 80, of Kennett, passed away today, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Wayne Nevill (10/15/10)
Wayne J. Nevill, 69, of Kennett, passed away Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Linda Hicks (10/15/10)
Linda Hicks, 69, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Qulin, Mo., passed away Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010, at St. Louis. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home in Campbell, Mo.
Mary Lindsey (10/14/10)
Mary Lindsey, 93, of Willard, Mo., died Monday, Oct. 11, 2010, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Sara Agnes Woolverton (10/14/10)
Sara Agnes Woolverton, 87, of Malden died Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, in Saint Francis Medical Center at Cape Girardeau. She was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Malden, a life member of the WMU of the Baptist Church, former executive board member and member of the Missions Board of the Black River Association, former member of the State Missions Board, former member of the Dunklin County Transit Board, a volunteer at the Bootheel Youth Museum, and volunteered to sing at funerals...
George Walker (10/08/10)
George Walker, 85, of Bowling Green, Ky., formerly of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at Morning Side Assisted Living in Bowling Green. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Christopher Matthew Smart (10/14/10)
Christopher "Chris" Matthew Smart, 31, of Clarkton died Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010, at his residence. He was a volunteer firefighter, a member of the Clarkton High School Class of 1999, the Christian Centerline Car Club of Malden and a former member of the SEMO 4-H Rodeo Association. He was of the Baptist faith...
Rosa Marie Cowan (10/14/10)
Pearlene Brown (10/14/10)
Pearlene Brown, 75, of Clarkton, passed away Saturday, Oct. 9, 2010, at her home. She was born on Dec. 23, 1934, in Luxora, Ark., to Ollie Bell Ashabranner and Preston Brown. She was preceded in death by her mother and father; two brothers, James Preston Brown and Willie Lee Brown of Jacksonville, Ark.; one sister, Corinne Gregg; brother-in-law Neil Gregg; and nephew, Tony Gossett...
Jessie Reid (10/14/10)
Jessie Reid, 70, of Malden died Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, Ill. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Nicholas Roman III (10/13/10)
Nicholas "Nick" Roman III, 67, formerly of Kennett, passed away Friday, Sept. 10, 2010, at his residence in Midland, Texas. He was the son of the late Ernestine Nations Roman Cowell, and the late Nicholas Roman II. A Vietnam veteran, Nick proudly served in the U.S. Army and U.S. Navy until his retirement in 1980. Following his career in the military, he worked for the U.S. Postal Service until his retirement in 2002. Nick was a life-long motorcycle enthusiast who enjoyed all forms of racing...
Janie Juanita Peterson (10/09/10)
Janie Juanita Peterson, of Kennett, daughter of the late Wiley "Dude" Harmon and Rosie Viola Hall Harmon, was born Oct. 7, 1943, in Octa, Mo. She departed this life on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, one day shy of her 67th birthday. Janie was a former business owner of Peterson's Grocery and Janie's Grocery. ...
Marty Goff (10/09/10)
Marty Goff, 55, of Hornersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Born on October 2, 1955, he was the son of the late Ruben Marlin Goff and Shirley Davidson. He was married to Betty Gonzalez, who survives the home, and was a farm laborer by trade. He was also a member of the Hornersville Volunteer Fire Department and served on the Hornersville City Council...
Rosa Cowan (10/09/10)
Rosa Cowan, 90, of Gideon, Mo., died on Friday, October 8, 2010 at Gideon Care Center in Gideon. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Sara Woolverton (10/08/10)
Sara Woolverton, 87, of Malden, Mo., died today, Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Janie Peterson (10/08/10)
Janie Juanita Peterson, of Kennett, daughter of the late Wiley "Dude" Harmon and Rosie Viola Hall Harmon, was born Oct. 7, 1943, in Octa, Mo. She departed this life on Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, one day shy of her 67th birthday. Janie was a former business owner of Peterson's Grocery and Janie's Grocery. ...
Marty Goff (10/08/10)
Marty Goff, 55, of Hornersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home in Hornersville.
Janie Peterson (10/07/10)
Janie Peterson, 66, of Kennett, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements.
Junior Massey (10/07/10)
Junior Massey, son of Bertha Rice Fitzgerald and the late Donnie Wayne Fitzgerald, was born Nov. 19, 1974, in Bartow, Fla., and passed away Oct. 4, 2010, in Kennett, at the age of 35 years. Survivors include his mother, Bertha Fitzgerald, of Senath, Mo., his wife Mary Jane Ragland, of Kennett, two children, James Ragland and Janet Stark; two grandchildren, Denaysia and Jeremiah Hamilton; one sister, Tasha Brown, of Malden, Mo.; one brother, Stacey Rice, and wife, Joy, of Cardwell, Mo.; several aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives, and many friends.. ...
Joyce Grills (10/07/10)
Ms. Joyce Lynn Grills, 57, of Kennett died on Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at her home from liver and kidney failure. Ms. Grills was born on December 27, 1952, in Flint, Mich., to late Veales Lavon and Bertha Dowler Davidson. Ms. Grills was a member of the Church of Christ, attended Kennett schools and was retired from Emerson Electric after 22 years. Ms. Grills was a lifelong resident of the Kennett area and had many special friends...
Chris Smart (10/06/10)
Chris Smart, 31, died Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at his residence in Clarkton, Mo., Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.
Mattie Johnson (10/06/10)
Mattie Johnson, 81, of Malden died Tuesday, October 5, 2010 at her residence in Malden. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo., is in charge of arrangements
Jonnie Lou Higgins (10/06/10)
Jonnie Lou Higgins went to be with the Lord on Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, in Decatur. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., today, Wednesday, Oct. 6, at Mount Olivet Funeral Home in Fort Worth, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m., Thursday, in Mount Olivet Chapel...
Joyce Lynn Grills (10/06/10)
Joyce Lynn Grills, 57, of Kennett died on Thursday, October 5, 2010 at her home. Services are incomplete under the direction of Faith Funeral Service of Manila, Arkansas.
Rozelle Williams (10/05/10)
Rozelle Williams, formerly of Kennett, daughter of the late Baxter Williams and Lora E. Green Lane, was born Jan. 19, 1925, in Kennett, and departed this life Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, at the age of 85 years, 8 months and 13 days at Paragould, Ark. Rozelle married Wilson Williams in 1944. Wilson preceded her in death in 2008...
Junior Massey (10/05/10)
Junior Massey, 35, of Kennett, passed away Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Michael Rouse (10/01/10)
Michael Wayne Rouse, 24, of Mayfield, Ky., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2010, at his residence. Brown Funeral Home of Mayfield is in charge of arrangements.
Thomas House (10/01/10)
Thomas House, 80, of Bloomfield, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2010, at Golden Living Center in Bloomfield. Born Jan. 29, 1930, in Malden, son of the late David and Georgie Annie Beaton House, he was raised in the Nazarene Church...
Bradford Hill (10/01/10)
Bradford Hill, Jr., 17, of Kennett, passed away Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010. Carter Funeral Home in Caruthersville, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.