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Area Deaths

Wednesday, December 11, 2002

Grace Frey

Grace Bimgham Frey, 76, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Monday, Dec. 9, 2002, at Republic, Mo.

Born May 28, 1926, in Piggott, Ark., daughter of the late Virgil and Nina Day Russell, she was a retail sales clerk and of the Protestant faith.

On Nov. 10, 1980, in Sikeston, Mo., she married Carl Frey, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two sons, John William Bingham and wife, Janet, of Bloomfield, Mo. and Gary Kent Bingham and wife, Janet, of Republic; one half-brother, Jack Russell, of Chesterfield, Mo.; three grandchildren, Ashley Moosman, of Batesville, Ark., Kristi Hoggard, of Cape Girardeau and Alicia Bingham, of Bloomfield and two great-grandchildren, Caleb and Landon Hoggard, both of Cape Girardeau.

Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home Chapel in Dexter, Mo., with the Rev. Fred Leist officiating.

Burial was in the Dexter Cemetery.

Thelma Hampton

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

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

Arcel Knuckles

Arcel Knuckles, 63, of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2002, at his residence.

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

George Luna

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

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

Sam Moore

Sam Moore, 76, of Malden, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 9, 2002, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon, Mo.

Born June 2, 1926, in Malden, son of the late John and Bertha Underwood Moore, he was a U.S. Army veteran, a retired construction worker and a member of the First Christian Church in Malden.

On Nov, 28, 1948, in Piggott, Ark., he married Billie Jean Gray, who preceded him in death on Aug. 4, 1980. He was also preceded in death by one great-granddaughter, Emily Underwood; three brothers and one sister.

Survivors include one son, Randy Moore and wife, Debbie, of Malden; one daughter, Marilyn Carter, of Malden; two granddaughters, Heather Welch and Holly Underwood, both of Malden and one brother, Jack Moore, of Malden.

Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the Landess Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with Dan Hargrave and Keith Warner officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.

Lennie Northcutt

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

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

John Wolfe

Rev. John "Bill" Wolfe, 53, of Moulton, Ala., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Monday, Dec. 9, 2002, at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

Born Jan. 5, 1949, in Memphis, Tenn., son of the late Edward William and Bernice O. Austin, he formerly served as pastor of the First Baptist Church in Hayti and also served as a pastor in North Mississippi, West Tennessee and South Missouri. He was director of missions for Muscle Shoals Baptist Association, served on the executive board of the Tennessee Baptist Convention and was a member of the Berea Baptist Church in Moulton.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the Charjean Baptist Church.

Burial was in the Forest Hill Cemetery Midtown in Memphis.

Forest Hill Funeral Home of Memphis was in charge of arrangements.

The family requests that memorials be sent to Variety Children's Charities or a church of the donor's choice.