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Obituaries from June 2012

Cathryn Brawner (06/28/12)
Cathryn Vance Brawner, of Maryland Heights, Mo., formerly of Kennett, passed away Friday, June 15, 2012. Colliers Funeral Home in Saint Ann, Mo., was in charge of arrangements. Memorials may be given in her name to the Multiple Sclerosis Society or the Humane Society of Missouri...
Tommy Westmorlan (06/28/12)
Tommy David Westmorlan, son of Mabel Wright Westmorlan and the late J.W. Westmorlan, was born April 7, 1955, in Hornersville, Mo., and passed away Thursday, June 21, 2012, at Blytheville, Ark. He was a 1973 graduate of Kennett High School. Survivors include his mother, Mabel Westmorlan, of Senath, Mo.; one son, David Westmorlan and wife, Cheryl, of Kennett; one daughter, Samatha Westmorlan, of Plano, Texas; two brothers, Johnny Westmorlan, of Blytheville, Ark., Stephen Kilbreth, of Kennett; three sisters, Dora Hall and husband, Ron, of Blytheville, Eva McMahan and husband, Roger, of Bragg City, Mo., and Pam Westmorlan, of Blytheville, and two grandchildren, Kimberly Westmorlan, of Hornersville, Mo., and Kasen Westmorlan, of Kennett.. ...
Tommy Westmorlan (06/27/12)
Tommy David Westmorlan, son of Mabel Wright Westmorlan and the late J.W. Westmorlan, was born April 7, 1955, in Hornersville, Mo., and passed away Thursday, June 21, 2012, at Blytheville, Ark. He was a 1973 graduate of Kennett High School. Survivors include his mother, Mabel Westmorlan, of Senath, Mo.; one son, David Westmorlan and wife, Cheryl, of Kennett; one daughter, Samatha Westmorlan, of Plano, Texas; two brothers, Johnny Westmorlan, of Blytheville, Ark., Stephen Kilbreth, of Kennett; three sisters, Dora Hall and husband, Ron, of Blytheville, Eva McMahan and husband, Roger, of Bragg City, Mo., and Pam Westmorlan, of Blytheville, and two grandchildren, Kimberly Westmorlan, of Hornersville, Mo., and Cason Westmorlan, of Kennett.. ...
Jerry Blagg (06/26/12)
Jerry Blagg, 60, of Holcomb, Mo., passed away Monday, June 25, 2012, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Lenora Farrar (06/26/12)
Lenora Faye Farrar, daughter of the late Ezra and Opal Jackson Potter, was born April 14, 1928, in Marmaduke, Ark., and passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at her residence, at the age of 84. On April 8, 1946, in Paragould, Ark., she married Jack Farrar, who preceded her in death on Feb. 28, 2004. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Geniva Green...
Maxine McMahon (06/26/12)
Maxine McMahon, 97, of Clarkton, Mo., passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012, at her residence. Born Feb. 12, 1915, in Marble Hill, Mo., daughter of the late A.R. Pierce and Ida Mae Nanny Pierce, she was a teacher for many years, a member of the First Presbyterian Christian Church in Clarkton, and was the organist for many years...
Zell Tucker (06/26/12)
Zell Marie Tucker, daughter of the late James Archie Stewart and Mattie Dee Lancaster Stewart, was born Aug. 3, 1919, in Cardwell, Mo., and passed away Sunday, June 24, 2012, at National Health Care in Kennett, at the age of 93. On Aug. 21, 1940, in Cardwell, Mo., she married Marion James Tucker, Jr., who preceded her in death on Dec. 21, 1980. Mr. and Mrs. Tucker raised strawberries for 50 years near Hollywood, Mo...
Frank Bommarito (06/24/12)
Frank Joseph Bommarito, son of the late Frank Bommarito and Bessie May Day Bommarito, was born Aug. 8, 1933, in St. Louis, Mo., and passed away Thursday, June 21, 2012, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark., at the age of 78. On April 18, 1992, in Cahokia, Ill., he married Charlene Muncher. He was U.S. Army and a U.S. Marine Corp veteran...
Zola James (06/22/12)
Zola Mae James, of Kennett, daughter of the late Harry Icenogle and Ethel Keeling Icenogle, was born Oct. 7, 1928, in Datto, Ark., and departed this life Thursday, June 21, 2012, at National Health Care in Kennett, at the age of 83 years, 8 months and 14 days...
Martha Waynick (06/22/12)
Martha Ellen Waynick, daughter of the late Lewis Hulen and Vennie Barker Hulen, was born Nov. 3, 1914, in Hornersville, Mo., and departed this life Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo., at the age of 97 years, 7 months and 17 days...
Edna Rausch (06/22/12)
Edna Lucille Cullum Rausch, a resident of Chapman, Kan., passed away at Chapman Valley Manor, Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at the age of 94. Edna was born Sept. 12, 1917, in Shirley, Ark. Her parents were Henry McKinley and Lucinda Jane Carmichael Cullum. ...
Danny Birmingham (06/21/12)
Danny Gene Birmingham, son of Alice Burdin Birmingham and the late Billy Gene Birmingham, was born Aug. 12, 1952, in Paragould, Ark., and departed this life Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at the age of 59. Survivors include his mother, Alice Birmingham, of Kennett; one son, Damon Heath Birmingham, of Springfield, Mo.; two daughters, Heather Angelette Gaston and husband, Michael, of Jackson, Mo., and Melissa Farrah Faber and husband, Tony, of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; five grandchildren, Damon Birmingham II , Jordan Yahn, Devon Yahn, Mae Gaston and Jake Gaston, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Lenora Farrar (06/21/12)
Lenora Farrar, 84, of Marmaduke, Ark., formerly of Senath, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
Bonnie Hill (06/21/12)
Bonnie Hill, daughter of the late Ezra W. Gray and Hettie A. Arnold Gray, was born July 20, 1917, in Black Oak, Ark., and departed this life Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at the age of 94 years and 11 months. Bonnie was a member of the Third Street Baptist Church in Kennett where she served the Lord in many special ways...
Martha Waynick (06/21/12)
Martha Waynick, 97, of Gideon, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Danny Birmingham (06/20/12)
Danny Birmingham, 59, of Kennett, passed away today, Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at Cape Girardeau, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett. Online condolences may be made to www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.
Bonnie Hill (06/20/12)
Bonnie Hill, 94, of Kennett, passed away today, Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett. Online condolences may be made to www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Bryan Lane (06/20/12)
Bryan Howard Lane, son of Joe Howard Lane and Linda Faye Petty Lane, was born on June 21, 1967 in Paragould, Ark., and departed this life on June 6, 2012 at the age of 44 years, 11 months, and 16 days. He married Michelle Kelley on June 30, 1995. Survivors include his wife, Michelle Lane of Kennett; one son, Jordan Bryan Lane of Kennett; one daughter, Rachel Bryanne Lane of Kennett; his parents, Joe and Linda Lane of Senath, Mo.; grandparents, Vaughn and Helen Petty, of Senath; one brother, Dr. ...
William Reeves (06/20/12)
William Reeves, 92, of Kennett, passed away Sunday, June 17, 2012, at National HealthCare in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Jerry Seabaugh (06/20/12)
Jerry Lee Seabaugh, of Dexter, Mo., was born on Oct. 8, 1947, in Scopus, Mo. He died Sunday, June 18, 2012, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo., at the age of 64. Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter is in charge of arrangements.
Diana Ward (06/20/12)
Diana Rose Bynum Ward of Arbyrd, Mo., passed from this life Sunday, June 18, 2012, at the St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born May 4, 1945 to the late Raymond and Edith Cole Wright in Michigan. Surviving Diana is her companion, Earl Ward; a daughter, Tina Moore; a son, Harold "Squirley" Burt Henson; 18 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two brothers, Dusty Wright and Smoky Wright; a sister, Phyllis Hoover, along with a host of other friends and relatives...
Martha "Marty" Carter (06/19/12)
Martha "Marty" Carter, 75, of Sikeston, formerly of Risco and Flint, Mich., died Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at her residence in Sikeston. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Roland Byrd (06/19/12)
Charles Roland Byrd, 89, of Risco died Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at his residence in Risco. He was a retired farmer. He was a member of Pleasantview General Baptist Church in Risco. Born in Grubbs, Ark., on October 20, 1922, he was the son of the late Charlie Byrd and Jewel Ruby Byrd. On February 8, 1950, in Malden he was united in marriage to Murle Green, who preceded him in death on June 11, 2012...
Faye Carter (06/19/12)
Faye Moore Carter, 58, of Malden, Mo., passed away Monday, June 18, 2012, at the Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.
Faustina McNeil (06/19/12)
Faustina "Tina" McNeil, 83, departed peacefully from this life Sunday, June 17, 2012, at Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born to James Oliver and Golda Grooms Adams in Greene County, Ark., on February 5, 1929 She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Eugene McNeil; one daughter, Crissie Jumper, and siblings, Amos Adams, Stanley Adams, Vivian Fletcher, Wava Hunter and Gerald Wayne Adams...
Violet Tice (06/19/12)
Violet Marie Tice, daughter of the late Andrew Jackson Brock and Cora Emline Dikes Brock, was born Jan. 27, 1925, in Brillant, Ala., and departed this life Sunday, June 17, 2012, at National Health Care in Kennett, at the age of 87 years. She was a longtime member of Slicer Street Church of Christ in Kennett...
Eddie Wyrick (06/19/12)
Eddie Bond Wyrick, son of the late William Wyrick and Katherine Neighbors Wyrick, was born Nov. 26, 1951, in Plant City, Fla., and departed this life Monday, June 18. 2012, at the age of 61. Eddie married Deborah Byrd on Feb. 7, 2000. Survivors include his wife, Deborah Wyrick, of Hornersville, Mo.; three sons, Eddie Wyrick, of Wappapello, Mo., James Wyrick, of Kennett, and Tony Byrd and wife, Valerie, of Brookland, Ark.; three daughters, Lee Ann Wyrick, of Kennett, Selena Tucker and husband, Nick, of Kennett, and Serena Champlin and husband, Jason, of Holcomb, Mo.; three brothers, Johnny Wyrick and wife, Karen, of Kennett, Dewitt Wyrick, of Rector, Ark., and Remer Wyrick, of Kennett; two sisters, Sue Wyrick and Eva Nelson, both of Kennett, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Harold Bradfield (06/14/12)
Harold Bradfield, 76, of Campbell died Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at his residence in Campbell. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Carl Lee Ayers (06/14/12)
Carl Lee Ayers, 59, of Malden died Thursday, June 7, 2012, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Fred Albright (06/14/12)
Fred Albright, 90, of Campbell, formerly of Malden, died Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.
Murle Lee Byrd (06/14/12)
Murle Lee Byrd, 81, of Risco, died Wednesday, June 11, 2012, at the Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston. She was a member of the Plesantview General Baptist Church in Risco. Born on July 12, 1930, in Holcomb, she was the daughter of the late Alfred Green and Ada Stacy Green. On February 8, 1950, in Malden, she was united in marriage to Charles Roland Byrd, who still survies...
Zula G. Holsten (06/14/12)
Zula G. Holsten, 91, of Campbell, formerly of Holcomh, died Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at her residence in Campbell. She was a housewife. She was a member of the South Canaan General Baptist Church and taught several years in Junior Church and a member of the Women's Missionary Society...
Louise Arthur (06/14/12)
Ruth Louise "Lou" Arthur, was born May 26, 1929, in Hornersville, Mo., to the late Harrison Joshua and Magnolia Krapf Rhew. Lou lived most of her life in Dunklin County and has resided in Kennett since 1966 with her husband Charles. She retired in 1992 after 33 years with Emerson Electric, seven years in Paragould and twenty-six years in Kennett. ...
Roland Byrd (06/14/12)
Roland Byrd, of Risco, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2012, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Louise Arthur (06/13/12)
Louise "Lou" Arthur, 83, of Kennett, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at Twin Rivers Medical Center in Kennett. Online condolences may be at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com. McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements...
Guearldean Beasley (06/13/12)
Guearldean Louise Beasley, 89, died at her home in Springville, Tenn., on Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at 1:30 a.m. Services will be held at LeDon Chapel of Ridgeway Funeral Home in Paris, Tenn., at 1 p.m., Friday, June 15, with Bro. Bobby Sanders officiating and burial to follow in the Poplar Grove Cemetery at Springville...
Joseph Brocchus (06/13/12)
Joseph Benjamin Brocchus, 87, of Kennett, died Sunday, June 10, 2012, at Jonesboro, Ark. Formerly of Tulsa, Okla., he lived in Kennett since 2011. Born at Fort Smith, Ark., he was a son of J. Benjamin and Ruth E. Hanesworth Brocchus. He was married to the former Frankeleen Seely, who preceded him in death in 1987...
Clinton Williams (06/13/12)
Clinton Williams, 93, of Campbell, Mo., passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2012, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell. Born Nov. 16, 1918, in Beebee, Ark., son of the late James Clyde and Alice Rachelle Williams, he was a retired farmer and a mechanic, and of the Baptist faith...
Wendy Campbell (06/12/12)
Wendy Campbell, 47, of Paragould, Ark., passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012, at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Nov. 23, 1964, in Millington, Tenn., at the Millington Naval Base to E.O. ""Eber"" and Vernelle Campbell. She attended elementary and junior high school in Campbell, Mo., and graduated high school in 1983 from Woodham High School in Pensacola, Fla., and graduated in 1988 from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro...
Alfred Jaques (06/12/12)
Alfred Lee Jaques, son of the late Truman Jaques and Flora Walker Jaques, was born Feb. 24, 1925, in White Oak, Mo. He passed away Friday, June 8, 2012, at the age of 87 years, 3 months, and 14 days. Mr. Jaques was married to Faye Dell Wilson, the mother of his five daughters. She preceded him in death. He later married Ollie Warren...
Mary Lou Watson (06/12/12)
Mary Lou Watson, 82, of Kennett, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012, at the Homeward Bound Skilled Nursing Facility. She was born July 28, 1929, in Flushing, Mich., a daughter of the late Ovie David and Bessie Delores Ford. She was a graduate of the Kennett High School where she was exceptionally active as a cheerleader throughout her high school career...
Zula Holsten (06/08/12)
Zula G. Holsten, 91, of Campbell, Mo., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at her residence. She was born on February 12, 1921 in Senath, Mo., to William Jackson Sandefer and Maggie Ester Stevenson Sandefer. On March 17, 1939, in Senath, she married Lindell Holsten who preceded her in death on Feb.7, 2003. She was also preceded in death by her parents, and one grandson, Scott Holsten...
Jessica King (06/08/12)
Jessica Josette Godsey King, 28, of Ava, Mo., formerly of Kennett, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center. She was born Dec.1, 1983 in Kennett to Kaven Turman and Elisa Godsey Galvan. On August 8, 2008, in Norwood, Mo., she married Michael King...
Bryan Lane (06/08/12)
Bryan Howard Lane, son of Joe Howard Lane and Linda Faye Petty Lane, was born on June 21, 1967 in Paragould, Ark., and departed this life on June 6, 2012 at the age of 44 years, 11 months, and 16 days. He married Michelle Kelley on June 30, 1995. Survivors include his wife, Michelle Lane of Kennett; one son, Jordan Bryan Lane of Kennett; one daughter, Rachel Bryanne Lane of Kennett; his parents, Joe and Linda Lane of Senath, Mo.; one brother, Dr. ...
Dorothy Merguie (06/08/12)
Dorothy Virginia Merguie, daughter of the late Robert Kincade Wright and Beatrice Boyd Wright Proffer, was born on Aug. 15, 1920 in Bonham, Texas and departed this life on Thursday, June 7, 2012, at the age of 91 years, nine months, and 23 days. She married Benny A. Merguie on Nov. 25, 1937 in San Antonio, Texas who preceded her in death on Aug. 29, 2006...
Dorothy Merguie (06/07/12)
Dorothy Merguie, 91, of Kennett, passed away today, Thursday, June 7, at Flo & Phil Jones Hospice in Jonesboro, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Bryan Lane (06/07/12)
Bryan Lane, 44, of Kennett, formerly of Senath, Mo., passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com.
Wanda Lee Simpson Rackley (06/06/12)
Wanda Lee Simpson Rackley, 78, of Clarkton died Sunday, June 3, 2012, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon. She was a member of Stanfield Baptist Church in Clarkton. Born in Clarkton on August 27, 1933, she was the daughter of the late LeRoy Smith and Dorothy (Kifer) Smith. ...
Roy T. Hon (06/06/12)
Roy T. Hon, 86, of Cape Girardeau died Friday, June 1, 2012, at Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. He was a retired U.S. Army veteran who served during WWII- Pacific Theater. He was a retired teacher, coach and adminstrator. He held a Masters Degree from Old Miss and a BS from Arkansas State. He was affiliated with First Baptist Church in Risco...
Ronna Gail DuBois (06/06/12)
Ronna Gail DuBois, 60, of Malden died Saturday, May 26, 2012, at her residence in Malden. She was a homemaker. Born in Risco on July 3, 1951, she was the daughter of late Thomas DuBois and Mary (Wickersham) DuBois Martin. Survivors include two daughters, Tonya Stockton and husband, Scott, of Poplar Bluff and Shonna Salinas of Malden; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; her mother, Mary (Wickersham) DuBois Martin; two brothers, Don McLain of Boise, Idaho and Tim DuBois of Risco and two sisters, Terry Greene of Dexter and Mickey DuBois of Norwood, Mo.. ...
Zola Holsten (06/06/12)
Zola Holsten, 91, of Campbell, Mo., passed away today, Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at Campbell. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.
Wanda Rackley (06/05/12)
Wanda Lee Simpson Rackley, 78, of Clarkton, Mo., passed away Sunday, June 3, 2012, at Gideon Care Center. Born Aug. 27, 1933, in Clarkton, daughter of the late LeRoy Smith and Dorothy Kifer Smith, she was a member of the Stanfield Baptist Church in Clarkton...
Donald Srum (06/05/12)
Donald James Srum, son of the late Armand and Thelma Adkerson Srum, was born April 1, 1937, in Cardwell, Mo., and passed away Friday, June 1, 2012, at St. Joseph Hospital in Hot Springs, Ark., at the age of 75. On April 9, 1955, in Hernando, Miss., he married Pat Clark...
Roy Hon (06/05/12)
Roy Hon, 86, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., passed away Friday, June 1, 2012, at the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
David Hardwick (06/05/12)
David Hurtis Hardwick, 61, of Kennett, passed away at 6 p.m., Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at St. Bernard Hospital, in Jonesboro, Ark. He was born Dec. 22, 1950, in Hamilton, Ohio, to the late Kenneth and Hattie Rollins Hardwick. On June, 22, 1988, in St. ...
Everett Farmer (06/05/12)
Everett Emro Farmer, son of the late Jerry C. Farmer and Ada Baker Farmer, was born Jan. 16, 1919, in Charleston, Mo., and departed this life Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the age of 93 years, 4 months and 17 days. Everett married Lois Gladish on June 12, 1946 in Cape Girardeau, Mo...
Terry Allen (06/05/12)
Terry F. Allen, 86, of Swartz Creek, Mich., died Saturday, June 2, 2012 at his residence. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, 5, at the Swartz Funeral Home, 1225 West Hill Road. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at St. Mary's Queen of Angels Church, 4413 South Morrish Road, Swartz Creek, with Father Dan Kogut and Deacon Rod Amon co-officiating...
Kerry Cook (06/03/12)
Kerry H. Cook, 69, a resident of Stuart and Venice Fla., died Monday, May 28, 2012, with his wife, Sherrene, by his side. Kerry was born Feb. 15, 1943, in Kennett. He was the son of Hubert and Frances Cook. Kerry attended the University of Missouri and was in the US Marine Corp Reserves. ...
Donald Srum (06/01/12)
Donald Srum, 75, of Hot Springs, Ark., formerly of Cardwell, Mo., passed away today, Friday, June 1, 2012, at Little Rock, Ark. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Barbara Beckham (06/01/12)
Barbara Beckham, 27, of Kennett, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.