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Area Deaths

Thursday, January 23, 2003

Peggy Abmeyer

Peggy S. Abmeyer, 76, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Gary Alsup

Gary Alsup, 60, of Kennett, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2003, at his residence.

Born July 7, 1942, in Senath, Mo., son of the late John Anderson and Lula Belle Hart Alsup, he was a U.S. Army Veteran, retired from the 735th Poplar Bluff National Guard Main Support Battalion and had been employed by Darling Store Fixtures in Paragould, Ark. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, Shriners and Scottish Rites and was an active member of the 3715 Aserie Eagles of Kennett.

On Nov. 8, 1981, in Kennett, he married Emma Nell Ingram Sherrill, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one son, Scott Alsup, of Caruthersville, Mo.; one daughter, Karen Alsup, of Virginia Beach, Va.; two step-sons, Mike and Jimmy Ingram, both of Kennett; one step-daughter, Emma Jo Ingram, of Lawton, Okla.; one brother, Bill Alsup, of Senath; one sister-in-law, Faye Alsup, of Mountain Home, Ark.; four grandsons, Logan and Spencer Alsup and Tyler and Gavin Ingram and two granddaughters, Ashley Ingram and Darnell Williams.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, James and Winford Alsup and two sisters, Glenda Hill and Marilyn Ethridge.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Thursday, Jan. 23, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Ernie Holmes, J.C. Counts, Freddie Greenway, Wimp Mount, Tom Odum and Steve Prance.

Honorary pallbearers were Scott Alsup, Mike and Jimmy Ingram, members of the 3715 Aerie Eagles and members of the Auxilliary 3715 Aerie Eagles.

Ronnie Crawford

Ronnie L. Crawford, 39, of Visalia, Calif., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2003, at Lost Hills, Calif.

Born Aug. 18, 1963, in Kennett, son of Faye Crawford, of St. Louis, Mo. and the late Donnie "Butch" Crawford, he was employed by Pilot Travel Center as manager of the Lost Hills facility and was a member of the Unity Church in Hope, Ark.

On July 10, 1992, in Little Rock, Ark., he married Melissa Annette King, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two children, Casey Danielle and Daniel Ryan Crawford, both of Visalia; two brothers, Michael Crawford and wife, Jennifer, of O'Fallon, Mo. and Donnie Crawford, Jr. and wife, Laura, of High Ridge, Mo.; one sister, Amy Crawford, of Lake Ozark, Mo. and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. today, Thursday, Jan. 23, at the Miller Memorial Chapel in Visalia.

Burial was in the Visalia District Cemetery.

Theorthis Lee

Theorthis Lee, 72, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2003, at his residence.

Visitation will be from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gene Perkins officiating.

Burial will follow at the Macedonia Cemetery in Malden.

Pauline Presson

Pauline Presson, 93, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Jan. 23, 2003, at National Health Care in St. Louis.

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

Albert Roberts

Albert Louis Roberts, 79, of Manila, Ark., died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2003, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Born in Marmaduke, Ark., son of the late Marvin and Nannie Lorene Smith Roberts, he was a concrete finisher and a member of the New Haven Baptist Church in Flint, Mich.

Survivors include his wife, Carrie Crouch Roberts, of Hornersville, Mo.; one son, Allen Ray Roberts, of Flint, Mich.; two daughters, Janet Faye James, of Bowling Green, Ky. and Mary L. Murray, of Manila; six brothers, J.T. Roberts, of Paragould, Ark., Dean, Alvie, John and Clarence Roberts, all of Flint and Gene Roberts, of Branch, Mich.; three sisters, Dorothy Crouch, of Manila, Mary Hadley, of Memphis, Tenn. and Wilma Milligan, of Batesville, Ark.; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Marshall Wayne and Alfred Roberts.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at the Howard Funeral Home in Manila.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Howard Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. William Piercy officiating.

Burial will follow at the Manila Cemetery.

Amos Santie

Amos E. Santie, 84, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2003, at his residence.

Born Dec. 29, 1918, in Fairdealing, Mo., son of the late John and Cora Morris Santie, he was a farmer, retired oil distributor, formerly owned and operated Santie Quick Shop in Malden and was a member of the Church of Christ in Malden. He was a former chairman of the Board of Public Works, served on the Dunklin County Ambulance Board, Commissioner for the Babe Ruth Baseball League and was an active supporter of the Boy Scouts and Little League.

On Dec. 23, 1942, in Dexter, Mo., he married Edna Boner, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two sons, Phil Santie and wife, Judy and Steve Santie and wife, Gina, all of Malden; one daughter, Jan Maddox and husband, Doug, of Malden; five grandchildren, Miayh Beaird, Sabrina Harris and John and Tyler Santie, all of Malden and Lori Nicholson, of Marion, Ark. and six great-grandchildren, Jordan and Ashley Beaird, Aubree and Lydia Harris and Jace and Zack Nicholson.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Raymond and Paul Santie; four sisters, Pearl Noe, Mildred Hicks, Ruby Seals and Bell Evett; one infant daughter and one great-granddaughter, Abbey Harris.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, Jan. 23, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at the Church of Christ in Malden with David McElwain officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.

Memorials may be made to the Abbey Harris Scholarship Fund, c/o First National Bank, 1009 N. Douglas, Malden.

Billie Vierling

Billie Jo Vierling, 37, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2003, at the Ridgeview Nursing Center in Malden.

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

R.D. Walker

R.D. Walker, 76, of Hayti, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2003, in New Madrid County.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradsahw-Osburn Funeral Home of Hayti.