Marie Horton, 82, of Stillman Valley, Mich., formerly of Rector, Ark., died Tuesday, Feb. 18, at her residence.
Born April 12, 1920, in Hornersville, Mo., she was a daughter of the late Darcy Orton and Inez McIntosh Faries.
She married Herschel Horton who preceded her in death May 18, 1995. She was also preceded in death by three sons, Donald, Jerry J. and Ricky Allen Horton and two brothers, Fred and Highlee Faries.
Survivors include two sons, Freddie Horton of Cabot, Ark. and Victor L. Horton of Fort Riley, Kan.; two daughters, Lynda Goike and Lana Faulk, both of Rockford, Ill.; one brother, Clyde Faries of Bonne Terre, Mo.; one sister, Helen Myracle of Jackson, Mo.; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at McDaniel Funeral Service Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Kenny Smith officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Garden Cemetery in Kennett.
Pallbearers were Harley Watson, E.B. Ashbranner, Bill Ward, Lindel Midcalf, Randy Wilburn and H.E. George. Honorary pallbearers were Jerry, Steve, Johnny, Dennis, Joe and DeVaughn Horton.
Cleo Ruth Hubbard, 78, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2003, at her home.
Born July 6, 1924, in Micola, Mo., daughter of the late Melvin Lawson and Ethel Ruth Holdman McClendon, she was a graduate of Caruthersville High School and the St. Joseph School of Nursing in Springfield, Mo. She was a retired nurse, a hospice volunteer with VNA, and member of the B&PW Club, SEMO Club and First Baptist Church in Caruthersville.
On June 14, 1945, in New Orleans, La., she married Jack Wilson Hubbard who preceded her in death March 1. 1994.
Survivors include one son, Jack W. Hubbard and wife, Pat, of Caruthersville; one daughter, Susan C. Haymes and husband, Wayne, of Fenton, MO.; one brother, Billy McClendon and wife, Marceline, of Doniphan, Mo.; one sister, Elizabeth Kindred of Shreveport, La.; two grandsons, Wilson Conrad and Ross Alan Hubbard, both of Caruthersville; and one great-granddaughter, Adeline Elizabeth Hubbard of Caruthersville.
Funeral services were 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, in the H.S. Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Caruthersville with Dr. James Adams officiating.
Burial was in Pemiscot Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Caruthersville.
Pallbearers were mark Hollis, Roger Watkins, Keith Robertson, Bobby Clark, Milburn McCall and Cleve McClendon.
Fannie Nell "Bittie" Noah, 84, of Kennett, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2003, at National Health Care of Kennett.
Born June 3, 1918, at Arbyrd, Mo., she was a daughter of the late George T. and Susan Ava Blount McDonald.
On Dec. 21, 1934, she married Fred E. Noah who preceded her in death on Jan. 14, 1992. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Wayne Pierce, Carlon, Raymond and Glennon McDonald and three sisters, Reba Moxley, Opal Farmer and Marie Jackson.
Survivors include two sons, Tom E. Noah of Kennett and Larry G. Noah of Harrisburg, Ill; three daughters Sue Jones of Anderson, Ind., Janice Noah and Kathy Noah Jeffress, both of Kennett; eight grandchildren, Rhonda Tinnin Fields of Anderson, Ind., Derek R. Tinnin of Ohio, Amy Noah Questelle of Marion, Ill, Ginger Noah of New Orleans, La, Todd E. Noah of Springfield, Mo., Jonie Noah Wake, Jill K. and Julie K. Jeffress all of Kennett; and eight great-grandchildren, Molly, Boston, Meg Fields of Anderson, Taylor and Braden Noah Tinnin of Cincinnati, Ohio, Corbin, Karley and Bailey Kate Noah of Springfield.
Funeral services were 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, at Emerson Street Church of God in Kennett with the Rev. Ben Jordan officiating.
Burial was in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett, with arrangements under director of McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.
Her eight grandchildren served as pallbearers.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Emerson Street Church of God.
Jeremy Delance Payne, 17, of Malden, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2003, in Malden.
Born Feb. 23, 1985, in St. Genevieve, Mo., a son of Otis Lee Ford, Jr. of Orlando, Fla. and Diane Payne Robinson of Malden, he was a junior at Malden High School and attended Zion Grove Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Diane Robinson and Dennis Shurn of Malden; his father and stepmother, Otis Lee Jr. and Linda Ford of Orlando; three sisters Otecia L. Payne of Malden, Shareeka and Quinisha Ford, both of Avon Park, Fla.; three brothers, Quentin C. Payne of Malden, Otis Ford III and O'darius Ford, both of Orlando; two grandmothers, Annie Murl Clayton of Malden and Christine Moore of Avon Park and one grandfather, Otis Ford Sr. of St. Louis.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. Monday, Feb. 24, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden until time of service at 1 p.m., with the Rev. Gene Perkins officiating.
Burial will be in Macedonia Cemetery in Malden.
Pallbearers will be aunts and uncles.