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Obituaries from July 2011

Homer Emmons (07/29/11)
Homer Dwight "Pigeon" Emmons, 72, of Holcomb, Mo., passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2011, at his residence after a long battle with cancer. He was born Dec. 7, 1938, in Success, Ark., the eighth child and fifth son of Homer Franklin and Eura Wallace Emmons of Gideon, Mo., formerly of the Peach Orchard, Mo. ...
Hurshel Cossey (07/28/11)
Hurshel L. Cossey, 90, died Wednesday, July 27, 2011, at Miner HNursing Center in Sikeston, Mo. He was born May 16, 1921, in Clinton, Ark., to the late Obie and Lillian Godfrey Cossey. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was then a self-employed farmer before retiring...
Drusilla Davidson (07/28/11)
Drusilla Magdeline Davidson, daughter of the late William Sanders and Clara Brown Sanders was born on May 24, 1914, in White Oak, Mo., and departed this life Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at the age of 97 years, 2 months and 2 days. Drusilla married Vessie Herbert Davidson on July 9, 1932. ...
Trula Shrum (07/28/11)
Trula Lutes Shrum, daughter of the late J.B. Crain and Hester Smith Crain was born Feb. 1, 1921, in Doniphan, Mo., and departed this life Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at the age of 90 years, 5 months and 25 days. She was a member of Maple Grove General Baptist Church, and retired from Emerson Electric Company...
Milam Youngblood (07/28/11)
Milam "Tennessee" Youngblood, son of the late Elmer Jacob and Fleetie Bearden Youngblood, was born July 10, 1935, in Itasca, Texas, and passed away Sunday, July 24, 2011, at his residence in Cardwell, Mo., at the age of 76. He was married to Dorothy Bennett...
Trula Shrum (07/27/11)
Trula Lutes Shrum, 90, of Kennett, passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Smynthelee Hilderbrand (07/27/11)
Smynthelee Hilderbrand, 84, of Kennett, passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at Heritage Nursing Home in Kennett. Born June 22, 1927, in Ravis, Miss., daughter of the late William Lee Peters and Smynthe Deverlon Stidham Peters, she was a homemaker and a member of the Crossroads Worship Center in Bragg City, Mo...
Homer Emmons (07/27/11)
Homer "Pigeon" Emmons, 72, of Holcomb, Mo., passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2011, in Holcomb. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.
Drusilla Davidson (07/27/11)
Drusilla Davidson, 97, formerly of Kennett, passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2011, at Lutheran Hospice in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett...
Bryant Watson (07/26/11)
Bryant Heath Watson, age 3, of Rector, Ark., passed away at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital Monday, July 25, 2011. He was born May 30, 2008 to Brian and Tonya Sanders Watson. Bryant was a special little boy who enjoyed life to the fullest during his short time of life...
King Tribble (07/26/11)
King James Tribble, of Kennett, son of Joseph and Heather Peace Tribble of Kennett, was born Sept. 15, 2009, in Kennett, and departed this life on July 23, 2011 at LeBonheur Children's Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., at the age of one year, 10 months and 8 days...
Grace Noble (07/26/11)
Grace Era Noble, 87, of Kennett, went to be with the Lord Sunday, July 24, 2011. She was born April 25, 1924 in Monette, Ark. Mrs. Noble was a member of First Baptist Church of Kennett. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard Noble; her parents, Effie and Ransom "Doc" Simpson; three sisters, Mildred Armstrong, Ona Boston, and Vera Cates, and three brothers, Orville Simpson, Elliott "Gilley" Sims, and Freddie Simpson...
Bob Martin (07/26/11)
Bob Martin, son of the late Wilburn and Floy Flood Martin, was born Oct. 4, 1942, at Eufaula, Okla., and passed away Sunday, July 24, 2011, at his residence at the age of 68. On June 6, 1964, in Senath, Mo., he married Mary Lou Coleman. Survivors include his wife, Mary Lou Martin, of Senath; two daughters, Sandra Martin and husband, Gary, of Senath, and Sheila Trainer and husband, Rick, of Kennett; one son, Glen Allen Martin and wife, Elizabeth, of Senath; one brother, Earnest Martin, of Wichita, Kan.; four grandchildren, Trent and Ryan Martin, of Senath and Whitney and Paige Trainer of Kennett; two great-granddaughters, Kolbie Averett and Paisley McRill; one great-grandson on the way, Rylan Parker Martin; a host of nieces and nephews, each of whom he loved unconditionally, along with many other relatives and friends.. ...
"Pinky" Hughes (07/26/11)
Hershell Wayne "Pinky" Hughes, 57, of Clarkton, Mo., passed away Saturday, July 23, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Born May 16, 1954, in Gideon, Mo., son of the late William Hershell Hughes and Mary Louise Powers Hughes, he was a member of the First Baptist Church in Gideon...
Wayne Hughe (07/23/11)
Wayne Hughes, 57, of Clarkton, Mo., passed away on Saturday, July 23, 2011 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Richard Lesley (07/23/11)
Richard Lesley, 92, of Bernie, Mo., passed away on Friday, July 22, 2011 at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.
Hallie Pigmon (07/23/11)
Hallie Pigmon, daughter of the late Albert and Nora McCurley Stockton, was born Sept. 30, 1920, in Frisbee, Mo., and departed this life Thursday, July 21, 2011, at the age of 90 years, 9 months and 21 days. She was an active member of Friendship Baptist Church for many years...
Wilma Ross (07/22/11)
Wilma Dean Ross, 71, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Sunday, July 17, 2011, at the Piggott Community Hospital. Born July 7, 1940, in Piggott, she was the daughter of the late Henry and Izalia Rogers Haywood. She was united in marriage to Gerald Ross on July 9, 1960, and to this union three children were born...
Hallie Pigmon (07/22/11)
Hallie Pigmon, age 90, of Kennett, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2011, at National Health Care in Kennett, Missouri. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett in charge of arrangements.
Wilma Nolen (07/19/11)
Wilma Jean Strawther Nolen, of Kennett, daughter of the late Newton Albert Strawther and Annie Gertrude Bollinger Strawther, was born Dec. 20, 1923, in Caruth, Mo., and departed this life Saturday, July 16, 2011, at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 87 years, 6 months and 26 days...
Bill Bradshaw (07/19/11)
Roland W. "Bill" Bradshaw, 86, of Kennett, passed away Monday, July 18, 2011, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Born June 9, 1925, in Piggott, Ark., son of the late Harrison Bradshaw and Lillie Ann Simms Bradshaw, he was owner of Bradshaw Repair Shop, a member of the Masonic Lodge and Ely Baptist Church...
Melvin Bridges (07/16/11)
Melvin D. Bridges, 66, of Kennett, passed away on Friday, July 15, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Everett Rebstock (07/17/11)
Everett Austin "Jim" Rebstock was born Sept. 4, 1921 in Dale, Ark., the son of the late Shirley Harrison and Rettia Potter Rebstock. He was united in marriage to Lucy Myrick on Feb. 21, 1942. Mrs. Rebstock preceded him in death on March 1, 2005. Mr. ...
Georgia Cook (07/13/11)
Georgia LaVerne Cook of Campbell died Friday, June 24, 2011, at her residence in Campbell. She retired from Brown Shoe Company after 27 years. She was a member of the United Daughters of the Confederacy and the DAR (Daughters of American Revolution). She was a member of the Campbell Church of Christ...
Gladys Steward (07/15/11)
Gladys Lorene Steward, 84, daughter of the late Fred and Delpha Campbell Cantrell, was born in Thayer, Mo., on April 9, 1927, and passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at Southern Missouri Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Gladys worked at Senath Nursing Home for 23 years as a CNA, retired in 1993 and moved to Bloomfield, Mo. ...
Verla Hays (07/15/11)
Verla Hays, daughter of the late Henry and Justine Hackworth Davidson, was born June 6, 1934, in Hornersville, Mo., and passed away Wednesday, July 13, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, at the age of 77. She was a member of the Hornersville class of 1953, and a member of the Coldwater Methodist Church...
Carl Folkes II (07/15/11)
Carl Ronald Folkes II, 45, of Daytona Beach, Fla., formerly of Kennett, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2011, at his residence. Born April 3, 1966, in Kennett, son of Carl Ronald Folkes, Sr., and Doris Ann Montgomery Folkes, he was an automobile mechanic...
Forest Cothren (07/14/11)
Forest "Red" Cothren, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., son of the late John Cothren and Linelle Stow Cothren, was born March 10, 1946, in Holcomb, Mo., and departed this life Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at the age of 65 years, 4 months and 2 days. Survivors include one brother, Kenneth Cothren, of Oxly, Mo.; six sisters, Essie Harris, of Holcomb, Norma Bettuo, of Poplar Bluff, Floy Weinert, of Dexter, Mo., Goldie King, of Poplar Bluff, Cleda Moore, of Herculaneum, Mo., and Lettie Binkley, of Potosi, Mo., a special friend, Wilma Taylor, and a host of relatives and many friends.. ...
Don Joyce (07/13/11)
Don Joyce, 72, of Risco died Thursday, July 7, 2011, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Cynthia Deen (07/07/11)
Cynthia Deen, 51, of Malden, Mo., passed away Wednesday, July 6, 2011, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Tom Manship (07/13/11)
Tom Manship, 81, of Malden, Mo., passed away Sunday, July 10, 2011, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Barbara Kennedy (07/13/11)
Barbara Ann Kennedy, of Kennett, daughter of the late Emmitt Smith and Ethel Martin Smith, was born on Oct. 6, 1942, in Kennett, and departed this life Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, at the age of 68 years, 9 months and 6 days...
Carl Folkes II (07/13/11)
Carl Ronald Folkes II, 45, of Daytona Beach, Fla., formerly of Kennett, passed away Saturday, July 9, 2011, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Forest Cothren (07/13/11)
Forest Cothren, 65, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2011, in Poplar Bluff. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com
William Branum (07/13/11)
William Howell Branum, 69, of San Antonio, Texas, passed away Friday, July 1, 2011. He was born in Hornersville, Mo., on Sept. 8, 1941. He was also known to his grandchildren as "Po Paw". Funeral services will be held at 12:30 p.m., Saturday, July 16, at Moore Funeral Home in Arlington, Texas, with burial to follow in the Moore Memorial Gardens. The family will receive visitors and friends one hour prior to the service...
Barbara Kennedy (07/12/11)
Barbara Kennedy, 68, of Kennett, passed away today, Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Marcella Horton (07/10/11)
Marcella Horton, of Rector, daughter of the late Ishmael and Ida Mae (Goodman) Simpson , was born August 26,1928, in the Leonard Comminity, and passed away Friday, July 8, 2011, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett Mo., at the age of 82 years.Marcella loved being with her grandchildren and enjoyed teaching Suday School for over 50 years. She was a member of the Holly Island Baptist Church...
Guy White, Sr. (07/08/11)
Guy V. White, Sr., 82, of Kennett, passed away Monday, July 4, 2011, at the Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center. Born December 10, 1928, in Houlka, Miss., son of the late Willie Lee White and Carrie Annabell Isabell White, he was a member of the Victory Temple Church in Kennett and a was a retired truck driver...
Lois Stumon (07/08/11)
Lois Stumon, daughter of the late R.B. and Mary Ann Holt Skelton, was born July 6, 1914, in Senath, Mo., and passed away Thursday, July 7, 2011, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark., at the age of 97 years. On July 20, 1935, in Arbyrd, Mo., she married Leo Stumon who preceded her in death on Jan. 3, 1976...
Don Joyce (07/08/11)
Don Joyce, 72, of Risco, Mo., passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2011, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral services are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Earlene Usry (07/05/11)
Earlene I. Usry, 84, of Winter Haven, Fla., passed away Tuesday, June 28, 2011, at her residence. Born Sept. 27, 1926, in Kennett, daughter of the late Denver and Bertha Jackson Smith, she was a realtor/broker, owning and operating her own real estate office for 30 years until her retirement. ...
Floyd Arthur (07/01/11)
Floyd Arthur, 56, of Campbell, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2011, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Guy White (07/06/11)
Guy White, Sr., 82, of Kennett, passed away Monday, July 4, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Laura Eans (07/06/11)
Laura Laneil Eans, 67, of Northside Community, Des Arc, Ark., daughter of Frank and Lula Mae Harris Tremer, was born on July 18, 1944 in Little Rock, Ark., and passed away at her residence on July 2, 2011. She was a retired State Revenue agent for Prairie County, Ark., and a member of the Faith Missionary Baptist Church of Des Arc...
Nyna Boone (07/06/11)
Nyna Faye Boone, daughter of the late Robert and Eva Owens Welch was born on August 15, 1920, in Wardell, Mo., and departed this life on July 4, 2011, at the age of 90 years, 10 months and 19 days. Nyna married Herdle Boone on December 12, 1940. He preceded her in death on August 31, 1995. She was also preceded in death by two brothers, Doyle Welch and Billy Welch...
Larry Joe Crafton (07/03/11)
Larry Joe Crafton, son of the late Lloyd and Opal (Panke ) Crafton, was born on July 25, 1948 in Gideon, Missouri and departed this life on July 1, 2011 at the age of 62 years, 11 months and 6 days. He is survived by his wife, Martha (Carver) Crafton, of Kennett, Missouri; three sons, Tommy Crafton and Gene Crafton of Kennett, and Robert Crafton of Holcomb, Missouri; two daughters, Lisa Jo Shackelford of Jonesboro, Arkansas, and Lisa Marie Kendrick of Holcomb; 13 grandchildren; two sisters, Ruth Jackson of Troy, Missouri, and Kim Sprouse of Holcomb; and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Don Ross (07/05/11)
Don Earl "Beetle" Ross, 54, of Tunica, Miss., merly of Malden, Mo., passed away Saturday, July 2, 2011, at Baptist-DeSoto Hospital in Southhaven, Miss. Born Aug.13, 1956, in Piggott, Ark., son of R.L. Ross and Erma Gene McClure of Malden, he was a 1974 graduate of Malden High School, attended two years at Three Rivers Community College, attended four years at Missouri State in Springfield, Mo., where he received an Associate Agriculture Degree, and received multiple degrees in banking...
Nyna Boone (07/05/11)
Nyna Faye Boone, 90, of Kennett, formerly of Bragg City, Mo., passed away Monday, July 4, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...