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Obituaries from December 2012

Genetta Carr (12/30/12)
Genetta Sue Carr, daughter of the late Loyd Rulof Crawford and Iva Virginia Page Crawford, was born October 30, 1939 in Kennett, and departed this life on December 27, 2012 at the age of 73 years. Visitation for Mrs. Carr will take place from 6 p.m., to 9 p.m., Sunday, December 30, 2012 at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Monday, December 31, 2012 at McDaniel Chapel in Kennett. Rev. Dale Rickman will be officiating...
Genetta Carr (12/28/12)
Genetta Carr, 73, of Holcomb, Mo., passed away Thursday, December 27, 2012 at Holcomb. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements.
Sandra Holdren (12/28/12)
Sandra Lee Holdren, 57, of Bragg City, Mo., passed away Thursday, December 27, 2012 at Bragg City, Missouri. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements.
Ervin Johnson (12/28/12)
Ervin Johnson, 82, of Blytheville, Ark., passed from this life Thursday, December 27, 2012 at his home. Born in Morrilton, Ark., to Austin Guinn and Willie Lee Stell Johnson, he was a United States Marine, who proudly served during the Korean War. Ervin was a retired farmer, was a member of the First Baptist Church and was the former mayor of Dell, Ark. He was a hard worker who loved his family, his coffee drinking buddies and his dog, Chip...
Willie Whitworth (12/28/12)
Willie Belle Whitworth, 87, of Kennett, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at NHC Healthcare in Kennett. She was born on Sept. 12, 1925, to the late Elmer Tate and Annie Smallwood Tate in Jasper, Alabama and was of the Baptist faith. She was married to Arthur Junior Whitworth who preceded her in death...
Cletis Hicks (12/27/12)
Cletis Edward Hicks, son of the late Johnnie Hicks and Alberta Carter Hicks, was born December 2, 1961 in Portageville, Mo., and departed this life on December 23, 2012 at the age of 51 years at the Trauma Center in Memphis, Tenn. Visitation for Mr. Hicks will be held Friday, December 28, 2012 from 6 p.m., to 9 p.m., at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. No Funeral Service are planned at this time...
George Miller (12/27/12)
George Junior Miller, age 80, of Jonesboro, died Sunday December 23, 2012 at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Born at Bucoda, Missouri he was the son of the late George Washington and Melinda Troop Miller and was a former resident of Arbyrd, Missouri and Chicago, Illinois. ...
Wesley Motes Sr. (12/27/12)
Wesley Motes Sr., son of the late Lonnie Motes and Irene Looney Motes, was born on May 19, 1939 in Memphis, Tenn., and departed this life on December 25, 2012 at the age of 73 years. Visitation for Mr. Motes will be held today, Thursday, December 27, 2012 from 6 p.m., to 8 p.m., at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo. ...
Carl McGill (12/27/12)
Carl Lee McGill, 66, of Malden died Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at his residence in Malden. He served in the U.S. Army. He was the street superintendent for the city of Malden and cemetery supervisor for the city cemeteries. He loved singing gospel music and was one of the original members of the Ladymon Quartet. ...
Sam Sherrod Jr. (12/27/12)
Sam Sherrod, Jr., 62, of Clarkton died Friday, December 14, 2012, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. A Vietnam veteran of the U.S. Army, he was a member of DAV-Show Me Chapter #21 and American Legion-Poplar Bluff. He was affiliated with New Mount Zion Missionary Baptist Church...
Susan Darby (12/27/12)
Susan Laverne Foster Darby of Malden, went to be with the Lord on December 22, 2012 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis after a three year battle with ALS. She was born on May 28, 1950 in St. Louis. Susan was the loving wife of Jerry for over 41 years. They were married on August 21, 1971 in Poplar Bluff. ...
Margaret Jackson (12/27/12)
Margaret Elizabeth Victoria Elvira Walser Jackson was born on July 4, 1918 to the late David Francis Walser and Ollie Inez Walser. She departed this life on Tuesday, December 18, 2012, at the Golden Living Center in Malden at the age of 94 years 5 months and 12 days...
Rev. William Mills Jr. (12/27/12)
The Rev. William Everett "Bill" Mills Jr., 78, a resident of Chattanooga, died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at a Chattanooga hospital after a brief illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. William E. Mills Sr. (Mamie Berry); and sister, Virginia Elizabeth Baker...
Susan Darby (12/27/12)
Susan Laverne Foster Darby of Malden, went to be with the Lord on December 22, 2012 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis after a three year battle with ALS. She was born on May 28, 1950 in St. Louis. Susan was the loving wife of Jerry for over 41 years. They were married on August 21, 1971 in Poplar Bluff. ...
Brian Harris (12/26/12)
Brian Lee Harris, of Paris, Ill., son of Betty Lawson Clark and the late Wayne Harris, was born on March 2, 1964, in Kennett and departed this life on Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012, at the age of 48, having served in the United States Air Force. He is survived by his wife, Leigh Ann Halloran Harris of Paris; mother and stepfather, Betty and George Clark of Puxico, Mo., one son, Brian Jacob Harris of O'Fallon, Mo.; three daughters, Heather Bowers of Kennett, Kendall Harris and Ava Harris, both of Paris; one step-daughter, Mackenzie Lambert; one granddaughter, Hadley Bowers; one sister, Jackie Walker and husband, John, of Puxico, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Wesley Motes (12/26/12)
Wesley Motes, 73, of Rector, Ark., passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Senath. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfunealservice.com. McDaniel Funeral Service of Senath is in charge of the arrangements...
Narcissus Sawyer (12/22/12)
Narcissus Dora Geneva Sawyer, daughter of the late Harvey William Sawyer and Etter Davis Emery born Oct. 13, 1930, in Newport, Ark., and departed this life Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at the age of 82. On Jan. 27, 1950, she married Virgil L. Sawyer, who preceded her in death March 4, 2001...
Narcissus Sawyer (12/21/12)
Narcissus "Narcy" Sawyer,82, of Kennett, passed away Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett will be in charge of the arrangements...
Josephine Ferguson (12/19/12)
Josephine Mobley Ferguson passed away peacefully Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at the Quarryville Presbyter-ian Retirement Comm-unity in Quarryville, Pa. Born March 13, 1922, she was the third of four children born to Ailene (Donaldson) and Everett B. Mobley of Kennett. Known as Jo, she was active as a child in church and school activities, and played the snare drum in the Kennett Municipal Band...
Virginia Killian (12/11/12)
Virginia Killian, 82, of Malden, Mo., passed away Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at her residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.
Karen Brandenburg (12/18/12)
Karen Christine Brandenburg, 87, of Malden died Saturday, December 15, 2012, at her residence in Malden. She was a member of the American Legion and affiliated with Stokelan Drive Christian Church in Malden. Born August 2, 1925, in Paris, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late John Frank Pflueger and Dorothy (Duckworth) Pflueger. On June 10, 1938, in Greenfield, Ind., she was united in marriage to James Henry Brandenburg, who preceded her in death...
Bernice Pratt (12/18/12)
Bernice Irene Pratt, 84, of Malden died Wednesday, December 12, 2012, at Golden Living Center in Malden. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Malden. Born March 13, 1928, in Ridgely, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Charlie Thomas Strain and Maudie Mae (Woods) Strain. She was married to Walter James "Jimmie" Clark. Later, on July 2, 1966, in Dexter, she was united in marriage to Roy Lee Pratt, who preceded her in death on November 30, 2003...
Dannie Crawford (12/18/12)
Dannie Odell Crawford, son of the late Nelson Odell Crawford and Minnie Swain Crawford, was born Oct. 11, 1952, in Kennett, Mo., and departed this life Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at the age of 60. Dannie married Nancy Bradley. Survivors include his wife, Nancy Crawford, of Broseley, Mo.; two sons, Danny Crawford and Kristen Jones, of Lafe, Ark., and Brian Odell Crawford and Jamie, of Marmaduke, Ark.; two daughters, Sarah Blurton and Jason, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., and Daphne Massey and Allen, of Paragould, Ark.; six grandchildren, Meagan Blurton, Jasah Huggins, Zack Childers, Keaton Massey, Gabriel Settlemoir and Evan Bradley Crawford; two great-grandchildren, Jace Blurton and Crayton Huggins; two sisters, Carolyn Holmes, of Kennett, and Shelby Couch, of Elkins, Ark., and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Hershel Manning (12/18/12)
Hershel Manning, 86, of Tallapoosa, Mo., passed away Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo. Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo. is in charge of arrangements.
Bobby Coleman (12/16/12)
Mr. Bobby Gene Coleman, 78, lifelong resident of Hornersville, Mo., died on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at his home. Mr. Coleman was born on October 17, 1934 in Hornersville, to the late Arthur and Della Coleman. Mr. Coleman was of the Baptist faith, police officer for thirty years, avid outdoorsman and a "fixture in the community"...
Patricia Beaty (12/16/12)
Patricia Ann Beaty, 77, of Kennett passed away Friday, December 14, 2012 at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo. Funeral Services for Mrs. Beaty will be held Monday, December 17, 2012, at the Bradshaw Chapel, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett, at 2 p.m...
Danny Crawford (12/14/12)
Dannie Crawford, 60, of Qulin, Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., passed away Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
William Branch (12/14/12)
William T. Branch, M.D., a board certified urologist, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012. He was an Affiliate Professor of Surgery at the University of South Florida College Of Medicine and a nationally known speaker on various topics. He was one of the original interns at the University Of South Florida College of Medicine when it opened in 1971 and was awarded the "Intern of the Year" by the faculty. ...
Debra Matheney (12/13/12)
Debra Inez Matheney, of Florissant, Mo., formerly of Kennett, daughter of the late James W. Matheney and Beatrice Hill Matheney, was born April 2, 1951, in Kennett, and departed this life Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at Crystal Creek Nursing Home in Florissant, at the age of 61 years, 8 months and 7 days...
Linda Rosamond (12/13/12)
Linda Kay Howard Rosamond, 70, of Bryson City, N.C., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at her residence. Born Sept. 18, 1942, in St. Louis, Mo., daughter of the late Carl Calvin Howard and Lucille V. Young Howard, she was a 1960 graduate of Holcomb High School, attended college in Bolivar, Mo., and Arkadelphia, Ark. She was a retired secretary for a finance company and of the Baptist faith...
Roger Wright (12/13/12)
Roger Kent Wright, son of Norma Jean Jackson Wright and the late John Allen Wright, was born in Parma on November 10, 1959, and passed away at the Missouri Southern Health Care in Dexter on December 3, 2012, at the age of 53 years and 23 days. He had lived most of his life in the Malden and Parma, Missouri area. He was a member of the Church of God in Christ in Parma...
Mary Qualls (12/12/12)
Mary Qualls, 87, of Kennett, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Nadine Webb (12/12/12)
Nadine Elliott Webb, daughter of the late Jack and Virgie Campbell Elliott, was born March 5, 1927, in Senath, Mo., and passed away Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett at the age of 85. On Sept. 14, 1957, in Paragould, Ark., she married Marvin Douglas Webb, who preceded her in death March 10, 2006. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Robert Eugene Webb and Ralph Webb; a brother, Jessie Ray Elliott, and a sister, Lorene Elliott...
Darrell Eskew (12/11/12)
Darrell "Donald" Eskew, of Kennett, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at the age of 86. Loving husband of Marguerite Eskew; beloved son of the late Joseph and Pearl Eskew; devoted father of Barbara Elaine (Raymond) Albers; cherished grandfather of Raymond Donald Albers; and Anthony Thomas Albers; dear brother of Tommie Jean Loftin...
Debra Matheney (12/11/12)
Debra Matheney, 61, of Florissant, Mo., formerly of Kennett, passed away Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at Crystal Creek Nursing Home in Florissant. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett. Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com...
Charles Ward (12/11/12)
Charles John Ward, 68, of Senath, Mo., passed away Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at Life Care Center of Cape Girardeau, Mo. He was born on April 10, 1944, in Harrison, Ark., the son of Charlie and Mattie Wortherly Ward. He married Delores Gene Thompson, who survives...
Nadine Webb (12/11/12)
Nadine Webb, 85, of Senath, Mo., passed away today, Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Senath. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath.
Catherine Whitlock (12/11/12)
Catherine Louise Whitlock, of Kennett, daughter of the late Walter Scott Horton and Mamie Ethel Kelley, was born Sept. 6, 1927, in Brookland, Ark., and departed this life Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012 , at National HealthCare in Kennett, at the age of 85. She married Thomas Earl Wayne 'Buddy" Whitlock Nov. ...
Glenda Wycoff (12/11/12)
Glenda Kay Wycoff, daughter of the late John Thomas Lewis and Edith Winn Lewis, was born Oct. 30, 1944, in Cardwell, Mo., and departed this life Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at the age of 68. On Oct. 6, 1965, in Aurora, Ill., she married Kenneth Wycoff. Survivors include her husband, Kenneth Wycoff, of Paragould, Ark.; two sons, Donnie Wycoff, of Paragould, and Kenny Wycoff and wife, Rhonda, of Paragould; two daughters, Angie Mcillwain, of Monette, Ark., and Lisa Mason and husband, Shane, of Paragould; two brothers, Larry Lewis and wife, Dixie, of Cardwell, and Carlis Remagen and wife, Ruth, of Cardwell; two sisters, Earnestine Garner and husband, Jerry, of Paragould, and Deloris Teasley, of Cardwell; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.. ...
Darrell Eskew (12/09/12)
Darrell "Donald" Eskew of Kennett, died on Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, at the age of 86. Loving husband of Marguerite Eskew; beloved son of the late Joseph and Pearl Eskew; devoted father of Barbara (Raymond) Albers; cherished grandfather of Raymond Donald Albers; and Anthony Thomas Albers; dear brother of Tommie Jean Loftin. He is preceded in death by his siblings, Junior Tucker and Mary Alice Hall...
Mavis Frederick (12/09/12)
Mavis Lucille Frederick, 91, of Malden,Mo., passed away Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral services are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden. Bradshaw Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements...
Harold Turpin (12/06/12)
Harold D. Turpin, 92, formerly of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at the Christian Health Care Center in Hermitage, Mo. Mr. Turpin was born Sept. 8, 1920, in Senath, Mo. He had retired as a Maintenance Supervisor for The Cedargate Care Center in Poplar Bluff. He was an avid outdoorsman, and enjoyed fishing, hunting, raising a flower and vegetable garden and boasted of his acres of blackberries...
Melissa Petty (12/06/12)
Melissa Michelle Robertson Petty, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at Heritage Nursing Center, surrounded by her loved ones. Born July 16, 1969, at Kennett, she was the daughter of George and Patricia Anderson of Kennett...
Everett 'Gray' Crawford Jr. (12/05/12)
Everett "Gray" Crawford, Jr., 77, of Colonial Heights, passed away November 27, 2012. He is survived by three children, Chris Crawford-Mittelstaedt and her husband, Udo, Mike Crawford, and Matt Crawford and his wife, Julia; five grandchildren, Kris, Laureen and Allegra Mittelstaedt and Meagan and Cynthia Crawford. ...
Sister Miriam Medley, OSU (12/05/12)
Sister Miriam Medley, OSU Maple Mount, Ky., -- Sister Miriam Medley, 93, an Ursuline Sister of Mount Saint Joseph, died Nov. 26 at Mount Saint Joseph, in her 73rd year of religious life. A native of Loretto, Ky., she taught at St. Teresa School in Glennonville from 1946-54, with her last year as principal. She spent a total of 53 years as an educator, the rest in Kentucky...
B.R. Cross (12/05/12)
B.R. "Bond" Cross, son of the late Louis Floyce and Sally Louella Davis Cross, was born Oct. 4, 1934, in Kennett, and passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at his residence in Cardwell, Mo., at the age of 78. He married Anna Louise Cupp, who preceded him in death July 1, 1999. He later married Mary Reyes on Feb. 5, 2005, in Cardwell...
Bill Huff (12/05/12)
Billy Warren Huff, 79, of Kennett, passed away Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at his home. Born on Oct. 11, 1933, in Piggott, Ark., son of the late Leslie and Rosa Lee Roden Huff, he worked at the Kennett Oil Mill for 50 years, retiring as superintendent. He was united in marriage to Alice Faye Masterson on May 23, 1953...
Carl Huskey, Sr. (12/05/12)
Carl Eugene Huskey, Sr., 80, of Neosho, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 3, 2012, at his home in Neosho, following a lengthy illness. Carl was born Nov. 20, 1932, in Kennett, the son of L. P. and Gladys M. Jackson Huskey. He served in the U.S. Navy, Dec. 1952 through March 1956 and was an owner / operator in the motel business. He was a member of Abundant Life Assembly of God Church in Neosho. He married Ann Ross Huskey on July 26, 1956, at Caruth, Mo., and she survives...
Melissa Petty (12/05/12)
Melissa Michelle Robertson Petty, 43, of Kennett, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at Heritage Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett. At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, donations toward expenses may be made to the Memorial Fund for Melissa Robertson Petty at Senath State Bank...
Avis Burrow (12/04/12)
Avis James Burrow, daughter of the late Jessie R. James and Lona Mae Reagan James, was born Dec. 4, 1930, in Kennett, and departed this life Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at the age of 82. Avis was married to Dennis Burrow. He preceded her in death on Aug. 18, 1996...
B.R. Cross (12/04/12)
B.R. "Bon" Cross 78, of Cardwell, Mo., passed away Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012, at his residence. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Billye Lincoln (12/04/12)
Billye Jean Lincoln, 80, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at Cedargate Nursing Center. Mrs. Lincoln was born Oct. 9, 1932, in Williford, Ark., to Samuel Austin and Ella Leah Cooper Ladd. She was an elementary school teacher at several schools in southeast Missouri, and later when they moved to Poplar Bluff she became the Director of Medical Records for Doctors Hospital. ...
Melissa Petty (12/04/12)
Melissa Michelle Robertson Petty, 43, of Kennett, passed away today, Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at Heritage Nursing Center. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.
Paul Petty (12/04/12)
Paul Earl Petty, son of the late Arthur Earl Petty and Rosie Ellen Crow Petty, was born Sept. 11, 1929, in Senath, Mo., and departed this life Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012, at the age of 83. Paul married Alice Sanders on Nov. 27, 1948. Survivors include his wife, Alice Petty, of Kennett; one son, Larry Earl Petty and wife, Donna, of Kennett; two grandsons, Christopher Petty, of Kennett, whom was raised in their home, and Scott Petty and wife, Tammy, of Kennett, and other relatives and many friends...
Berniece Guillot (12/02/12)
Berniece Guillot, daughter of the late Julius Hilary Rose and Opal Patton Rose, was born Jan. 19, 1934, in Leachville, Ark., and departed this life Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at the age of 78 years, 10 months and 10 days. Berniece married Walter R. Guillot on Jan. 5, 1954. Walter preceded her in death on July 21, 2005...
Everett Crawford (12/02/12)
Everett "Gray" Crawford, Jr., 77, of Colonial Heights, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012. He is survived by three children, Chris Crawford-Mittelstaedt and her husband, Udo, Mike Crawford and Matt Crawford and his wife, Julia; five grandchildren, Kris, Laureen and Allegra Mittelstaedt and Meagan and Cynthia Crawford...