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Area Deaths

Thursday, April 10, 2003

Josephine Baker

Josephine Baker, 98, of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, April 7, 2003, at the Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett.

Born March 25, 1905, in Marks, Miss., daughter of the late Ed and Martha Hunt, she was a member of Mt. Hope Missionary Baptist Church and former member of the Mission Board.

In 1921, in Marks, she married Arthur Baker, Sr., who preceded her in death.

Survivors include one son, Arthur Baker, Jr. of Hayti; one brother, Robert Hunt, of St. Louis, Mo.; three grandchildrenand great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the Mt, Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Concord, Mo..

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the Mt. Hope Church with the Rev. J.D. Foster officiating.

Burial will follow at the Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Williams-Farr & Purnell Funeral Home of Howardville, Mo. is in charge of arrangements.

Arkie Bogle

Arkie T. Bogle, 93, of Senath, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Sunday, April 6, 2003, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark.

Born Sept. 16, 1909, in Yellville, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Albert and Florence Keeling Rice.

On Dec. 25, 1926, she married John Winthrup Bogle.

Survivors include five sons, Joe Bogle and wife, Addie, of Apopka, Fla., J.W. Bogle, of Hazelwood, Mo., Carl Bogle and wife, Marlene, of Sikeston, Mo., Wilton Bogle and wife, Wanda, of Overland, Mo. and Johnny Bogle and wife, Shirley, of Kennett; two daughters, Sue Milburn and husband, Thomas, of Senath, Mo. and Betty Anderson and husband, Charles, of Kennett; one brother, Ray Rice, of Arkansas; three sisters, Edra Young, of California, Othella Taylor, of Arkansas and Zula Hutchison, of Arizona; one son-in-law, John Lacy, of Defiance Mo.; 25 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren and 23 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Bonnie Lacy and Elsie Klein; one daughter-in-law, Joeanne Bogle; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four brothers and four sisters.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Thursday, April 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Bill Lovelace and Dwight Harrison officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were grandsons.

Honorary pallbearers were grandsons and great-grandsons.

Everett Carpenter

Everett Carpenter, 88, of Dexter, Mo., died Tuesday, April 8, 2003, at Cypress Point Healthcare in Dexter.

Born Dec. 31, 1914, in Knobel, Ark., son of the late William Henry and Cora Montgomery Carpenter, he was retired from Continental Boiler and Sheet, owner of Quality Upholstery in Dexter and was a member of the Church of Christ in Dexter.

On Oct. 3, 1936, in Kennett, he married Marie Brown, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one daughter, Shirley Jacques and husband, Jerry, of Dexter; two sons, Roger Carpenter, of Dexter and Everett Leon Carpenter and wife, Virginia, of Holts Summit, Mo.; one brother, Euell carpenter, of Dexter; one sister, Mae Dalton, of Campbell, Mo.; ten grandchildren, Ramona Berger, of O'Fallon, Mo., Jeff Jacques, of Cincinnati, Ohio, Scott Jacques, of West Plains, Mo., Sean Jacques, of Los Angeles, Calif., Lori Carpenter and Brenda Stone, both of Holts Summit, Leon Carpenter, Jr., of Tebbetts, Mo., Melissa Carpenter, of Vilonia, Ark., Jimmy Carpenter, of Walnut Ridge, Ark. and Amy Carpenter, of Mountain Home, Ark.; 16 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by three sisters and one brother.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, April 10, at the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 11, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with Ben Williams officiating.

Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Campbell.

Pearl Crawford

Pearl Crawford, 80, of Advance, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 9, 2003, at the Advance Nursing Home.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.

Lola Lane

Lola Lane, 84, of Brookwood, Ala., formerly of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 8, 2003, at the University of Alabama Medical Center-West in Bessemer, Ala.

Born Aug. 27, 1918, in Morn, Tenn., daughter of the late Abb and Laura Rowe Davidson, she was a nurse and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Kennett.

In 1932, she married Ralph Lane, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one son, Spiven Lane; one brother, Buford Davidson and four sisters, Zular Sanders, Lallie Pinto, Jadie Elliston and Parbetty Davidson.

Survivors include one son, Bob Lane, Festus, Mo.; two daughters, Shirley Wood, of Brookwood and Zetty Meggison, of Stanton, Mo.; three sisters, Maybelle Duncan, of Campbell, Mo., Estell Thomas, of Cedar Hill, Mo. and Millie Reason, of Kennett; 12 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, April 10, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. J.C. Joyner officiating.

Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.

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William Lydon

William John Lydon, 78, of Dyersburg, Tenn., died Wednesday, April 2, 2003, in Dyersburg.

Born Sept. 17, 1924, in Bergenfield, N.J., son of the late Francis Edward and Elthea Behrens Lydon, he was a U.S. Army veteran, a salesman and a member of the Tucker Street Church.

On Feb. 4, 1963, in Mexico, he married Shirley Jean Reid, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Thomas Lydon.

Survivors include one son, William John Lydon, Jr., of Dyersburg; two brothers, James Lydon, of New Jersey and Francis E. Lydon, of Bergenfield and one sister, Mary Lydon Engel, of Tamarac, Fla.

Memorial services were held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, at the Tucker Stret Church in Dyersburg with the Rev. Bob Miller officiating.

H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville, Mo. was in charge of arrangements.

Evelyn Payne

Evelyn Payne, 71, of Hornersville, Mo., died Wednesday, April 9, 2003, at National Health Care in Kennett.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, April 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Earl Dunavant officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Daisy Shields

Daisy Shields, 89, of Kennett, died Wednesday, April 9. 2003, at National Health Care in Kennett.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

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Helen Southerland

Helen French Southerland, 81, of Braggadocio, Mo., died Tuesday, April 8, 2003, at St. Johns Hospital in Springfield, Mo.

Born November 16, 1921, near Lobeville, Tenn., daughter of the late John and Maude French, she was a homemaker and a member of the Bakerville Church of Christ.

On Aug. 1, 1942, in Caruthersville, Mo., she married Ellis Doyle Southerland, who preceded her in death on March 24, 2002. She was also preceded in death by one brother, John D. French; one sister, Mildred Dodd and one granddaughter, Allison Coffey.

Survivors include four children, Jim Southerland and wife, Diana, of Franklin, Tenn., Karen Dukewits, of Tulsa, Okla., Jan Payne and husband, Bob, of Springfield and Parah Coffey and husband, Jerry, of St. Charles, Mo.; two sisters, Ruby Moss, of Dyersburg, Tenn. and Marie Riggs, of Deering, Mo.; eight grandchildren, Megan and Ashley Southerland, both of Franklin, John Dukewits and Jennifer Graziano, both of Tulsa, Jason Payne and Jill Tracy, both of Springfield, Grant Coffey, of St. Charles and Clark Coffey, of Boulder, Colo.; one great-granddaughter, Jalyn Payne.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, April 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, April 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with James Powell and Glyn Davis officiating.

Burial will follow at the Pemiscot Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Caruthersville.

Pallbearers are John Dukewits, Clark, Grant and Jerry Coffey, Robert Payne and John P. Symes.

Honorary pallbearers are Jason Payne, Corey Tracy, Nick Graziano, Bill Blankenship, Grady Inman, Floyd Owens and Glyn Davis.

James White

James "Eddie" White, 77, of Kennett, died today, Thursday, April 10, 2003, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

Linda White Linda White, 59, of Kennett, died Tuesday, April 8, 2003, at her residence.

Born Sept. 4, 1943, in Sikeston, Mo., she was the daughter of Bert and Beatrice Stanfill, of Kennett.

On Feb. 28, 1964, in Kennett, she married Bobbie White, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two sons, Earl Dean White and wife, Nancy, of Joplin, Mo. and Terry White and wife, Tracy, of Kennett; one brother, Gerald Stanfill, of Rockport, Mo.; one sister, Ella Ruth McNece and husband, Victor, of Clinton, Mo. and one granddaughter, Katelyn White.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, April 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bud Evans officiating.

Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Donnie Brooks, Keith Fincher, George Archer, Jerry Moore, Keith Westerfield and Jack Lance.

Memorials may be made to the Third Street Baptist Church and Hospice of Kennett. J.W. Wilcox

J.W. Wilcox, 77, of Parma, Mo., died Wednesday, April 9, 2003, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.