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Area Deaths

Friday, February 7, 2003

Adell Dorris

Adell Dorris, 82, of St. Peters, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2003, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.

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

Mary DeBakey

Mary Lee DeBakey, 92, of Braggadocio, Mo., died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2003, at Pemiscot Nursing Home in Hayti, Mo.

Born July 12, 1910, in Kenton, Ky., daughter of the late Alfred Lynn and Allie Belle Skinner Curtis, she owned and operated DeBakey's Grocery and Mercantile in Braggadocio and was a member of the Braggadocio Baptist Church.

On July 9, 1933, in Piggott, Ark., she married Alexander Mark DeBakey, who preceded her in death on Sept. 29, 1956. She was also preceded in death by one son, Alford Malick DeBakey and one grandson, Joseph Michael Bryant.

Survivors include one daughter, Anna Belle Bryant, of Braggadocio and three grandchildren, Mark Bryant, of Kennett, Mark and Keith DeBakey, both of Colorado Springs, Colo.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the H.S. Smith Funeral Home in Caruthersville, Mo. with the Rev. Mike Melton officiating.

Burial was in the Maple Cemetery at Caruthersville.

Pallbearers were Tommy Lynn Crowe, Lee Wigginton, Jim Pullam and Don, Alex and Les Drumwright.

Robert Hanners

Robert L. Hanners, 86, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2003, in Memphis, Tenn.

Born Sept. 1, 1916, in Hornersville, Mo., he was the son of the late Dave and Edna Ann Kellums Hanners.

On May 22, 1943, in Senath, Mo. he married Nellie Branum, who preceded him in death on June 28, 1986. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Eddie Hanners; one sister, Effie Williams and one grandson, Greg Hanners.

Survivors include three sons, Robert Hanners and wife, Pam, of Arbyrd, David Hanners and wife, Patsy, of Senath and Donald Hanners and wife, Sherry, of Kennett; four grandchildren, Tracy Brown, David and Chad Hanners and Felicia Hall and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 7, at the First Baptist Church in Arbyrd with the Revs. Doug Clinton and Allan Cureton officiating. Burial was in the Horner Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Brent and Billy Don Branum, Lee Branum, Jr., Jeff and Derrick Higgins and Kenny Guthrie.

Honorary pallbearers were Welton Huggins, Dunk Allison, Jim Jamerson, Max Higgins, Ken Sikes, Elmer and Donnie Mac West, Dwayne Petty, Wink Zolman and Johnny Cardwell.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Arbyrd was in charge of arrangements.

Darrell Jaques

Darrell Jaques, 70, of Holcomb, Mo., died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2003, at his residence.

Born Sept. 30, 1932, in Kennett, he was the son of the late James G. and Stella Mae Crafford Jaques.

On June 4, 1983, he married Carmen York, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one son, Warren Jaques and wife, Kellie, of Kennett; two daughters, Lori Montgomery and husband, Dale, of Senath, Mo. and Mary Thomas and husband, Steve, of Kennesaw, Ga.; other children, Dennis Modlin and wife, Emily and Larry Modlin and wife, Georgene, all of Campbell, Mo. and Laura Clark and husband, Max, of Holcomb; three brothers, Carol Jaques, of Doniphan, Mo., Raymond Jaques, of Orange, Texas and Wayne Jaques, of Ogden, Iowa; four grandchildren, Jennifer Montgomery, of Senath, Holly and Jamie Thomas, of Kennesaw and Gabrielle Jaques, of Kennett; one great-grandchild, Gracie King and seven other grandchildren, DeLaura and Dustin King, Lindsay, Whitney and Robbie Modlin, Margo and Jeff Rhine and Megan and Tyler Clark.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Lynn Jaques.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 7, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.

Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Steve, Gaylon, Terry and Brad Jaques, Steve Thomas and Max Clark.

Honorary pallbearers were employees of Baker Implement in Malden, Mo.

Scotty Jones

Scotty Glenn Jones, 33, of Memphis, Tenn., formerly of Kennett, died Sunday, Feb. 2, 2003, at Memphis.

Born Oct. 22, 1969, in Kennett, he was the son of Gary Jones and Loretta Callahan Goddard.

Survivors include his mother, Loretta Goddard and husband, Mark, of Kennett; his father, Gary Jones and wife, Betty, of Barling, Ark.; his grandparents, James Callahan, of Holcomb and Louella Callahan, of Kennett; one sister, Angie Jones, of Kennett; one step-brother, Donnie McMurtery, of Lebanon, Tenn. and two nieces, Dusti and Jade Jones.

He was preceded in death by grandparents, Lloyd and Corinne Jones and one niece, Heather Benson.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Feb. 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Greg Pollock officiating.

Burial was in the McGrew Cemetery at Senath, Mo.

Pallbearers were Jerry and Mike Stephenson, Danny, Joel and Billy Jones and Keith Morgan.

Feral Napper

Feral Napper, 88, of Reston, Va., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2003 at Inova Cameron Glen Care Center in Reston.

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

Donnie Nolan

Donnie Nolan, 83, of Hayti, Mo., died Thursday, Feb. 6, 2003, at the Pemiscot Memorial Hospital in Hayti.

Born April, 4, 1919, in Blytheville, Ark., son of the late Sam and Sally Ann Nolan, he was a machine operator and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include three nephews, Burton Morgan, of Dexter, Mo., Clyde Nolan, of Granite City, Ill. and Paul Nolan, of Tucson, Ariz. and four nieces, Reba Morgan, of Dexter, Sandra Moody, of Holland, Mo., Rebecca Brooks, of Caruthersville, Mo. and Hazel Chappel, of St. Louis, Mo.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Clyde Nolan.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 7, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home in Steele, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Michael Tanner officiating.

Burial will follow at the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Steele.