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Area Deaths

Thursday, December 12, 2002

Bobby Elliott

Bobby Elliott, 62, of Pocahontas, Ark., died today, Thursday, Dec. 12, 2002, at Pocahontas.

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

Thelma Hampton

Thelma Jane Hampton, 89, of Gideon, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2002, at her residence.

Born Sept. 18, 1913, in Gibson, Mo., daughter of the late Arnold and Maud Angeline Sanders Hatton, she was a homemaker, a member of the Clarkton General Baptist Church and a member of the Madonna Chapter Order of Eastern Star.

She was first married to Horace Allen. On Oct. 28, 1943, in Holcomb, Mo., she married James N. Hampton, who preceded her in death on Feb. 9, 1969. She was also preceded in death by three daughters, Phyllis Allen, Sondra Kay Hampton and Daisy Garcia; three grandchildren, Tony, Timothy and Angelia Garcia; one sister, Lucille Nash and four brothers, Leon, J.F., Laverne and Clarence Hatton.

Survivors include five daughters, Joyce Robinson and Irene Melton and husband, Floyd, all of Clarkton, Mo., Vyrene Brown and husband, Wyman and Wanda Crowe and husband, Doug, all of Gideon and Jane Sullivan and husband, Leo, of Booneville, Mo.; two sons, Irvin Hampton and wife, Marilyn and Kenneth Hampton and wife, Debbie, all of Gideon; two brothers, Carlton and Carl Hatton, both of Clarkton; 22 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Gideon.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jack Leathers officiating.

Burial will follow at the North Caanan Cemetery in Gibson.

George Luna

George Luna, 89, of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, Dec. 12, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. J.C. Joyner and Bill Fox officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Alta Motes

Alta Mae Motes, 55, of Hornersville, Mo., formerly of Hickory Ridge, Ark., died Monday, Dec. 9, 2002, at her residence.

Born Sept. 2,1947, in Hickory Ridge, Ark., daughter of Belle Brownderville and the late Herbert Edward Brownderville, she was a homemaker and a member of the Bradford Assembly of God Church in Bradford, Ark.

She married Robert Joseph Motes, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include six sons, Christopher Witcher, Jason, Jonathan, Joshua and Aaron Motes and Joseph Cameron; two daughters, Shawna Lawrence and Charla Dumas; five brothers, Leon, Carlos, Boyce, Jerry and Alton Brownderville; three sisters, Christine Hensley, Charlene Willis and Mittie Robinson and nine grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Bradford Assembly of God Church in Bradford, Ark.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Bradford Asembly of God Church with the Rev. Vince Vire officiating.

Burial will follow at the Hickman Cemetery in Bradford.

Pallbearers are Leon, Carlos, Boyce, Jerry and Alton Brownderville and Bill Mount.

Heber Springs Funeral Home of Heber Springs, Ark. is in charge of arrangements.

Lennie Northcutt

Lennie Mae Northcutt, 92, of Malden, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2002, at the Malden Nursing Center.

Born Sept. 22, 1010, in Sugar Tree, Tenn. daughter of the late Francis Marion and Bertha Dora Mills Faulkner, she was a homemaker, a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Malden and a member of the Prayer Warriors.

She married Malcolm Rayburn Northcutt, in Savannah, Tenn., who preceded her in death in Nov. 1969. She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Iverson, Guy, Cara and Troy Faulkner.

Survivors include two daughters, Jean Pennington, of Chesterfield, Mo. and Kathrene Kinworthy and husband, Allan, of St. Charles, Mo.; one son, B.H. Northcutt, of Malden; four grandchildren, Sandra Purkey, of Chesterfield, James Kinworthy, of Spanish Lake, Mo., Steve Kinworthy, of University City, Mo. and Judy Watkins, of St. Charles and four great-grandchildren, Jeffrey, Michele, John and Ethan.

Visitation will be from 6 p..m. to 8 p.m. today, Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. John Bowlby officiating.

Burial will follow at the Rosewood Cemetery-1st Addition in Malden, Mo.

Billy Troutt, Sr.

Billy Gene Troutt, Sr., 66, of Holcomb, Mo., died Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2002, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark.

Visitation will be from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, Dec. 12, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 1 a.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Jack Allen officiating.

Burial will follow at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton, Mo.

Pauline Whaley

Pauline Whaley, 86, of Holcomb, Mo., died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2002, at Crittenden Memorial Hospital in West Memphis, Ark.

Born Sept. 13, 1916, in Holcomb, daughter of the late Frances Kitchell Smith, she was a homemaker and a member of the Maple Grove General Baptist Church in Holcomb.

On June 8, 1935, in Kennett, she married Lambert Langdon Whaley, who preceded her in death on May 26, 1979.

Survivors include one daughter, Dawna Hicks and husband, Harold, of West Memphis; two granddaughters, Debbie Hesson, of Nashville, Tenn. and Gwenna Doty, of West Memphis; four great-grandchildren, Kelly Brossett and Katie Doty, both of West Memphis and R.L. and Jessica Hesson, both of Nashville; two great-great-grandchildren, Tray and Pristan and two sisters, Leota Seals, of Jonesboro, Ark. and Marietta Miles, of Holcomb.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell, Mo. with the Rev. James Cowsert officiating.

Burial was in the Loyd Cemetery at Holcomb.