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Area Deaths

Tuesday, November 5, 2002

Wayne Barnett

Clettuis Wayne Barnett, 67, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 1, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Born April 29, 1935, in Hollywood, Mo., son of the late Theordore and Helen Alberson Barnett, he was a member of the Church of Christ in Bernie, Mo.

On June 4, 1970, in Houston, Texas, he married Mary Ellen Walker, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two sons, Douglas Barnett and wife, Denise, of Risco, Mo. and John David Barnett, of Malden; three brothers, Alton Barnett, of Bakersfield, Mo., Wallace Barnett, of Perryville, Mo. and Keith Barnett, of Jefferson City, Mo.; four sisters, Glenda Gardner and Nina Baker, both of Berger, Mo., Eloise Henson, of Ft. Myers, Fla. and LaGuin Barnett, of Malden and one granddaughter, Hannah Nicole Barnett, of Risco.

He was preceded in death by one grandson, Tyler Wayne Barnett; four brothers, Harold, Bobby, Clyde and Roger Dale Barnett and three sisters, Virginia Vancil, Patricia Chiles and Emma Barnett.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with Stan Dauck officiating.

Burial was in the Rosewood Cemetery at Malden.

Eva Caraway

Eva Lucille Caraway, 86, of Kennett, died Saturday, Nov. 2, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born May 19, 1917, in Holland, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Shields L. Weaver and Mammie Jackson.

She maried James Caraway, who preceded her in death on Oct. 14, 1983. She was also preceded in death by one son, James Glen Caraway and five brothers, Hershel, Thirston, Anderson, Leland and Miles Weaver.

Survivors also include three sons, Randall Caraway, of Huntsville, Ark., Kenny Caraway, of St. Louis, Mo. and Miles Caraway, of Kennett; four daughters, Barbara Caraway, of Kennett, Wilma Palmer and Janie Wheatley, both of Searcy, Ark. and Joann McDonald, of St. Louis; one brother, Donald Weaver, of Ellington, Mo.; 19 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Calvary Asembly of God Church with the Rev. Dan Leggett officiating.

Burial was in the Mt. Zion Cemetery at Steele, Mo.

Pallbearers were Dennis, Travis, Ryan, Trey and Randy Caraway and Donnie and Jason Wheatley and Chris Glidewell.

Honorary pallbearers were Keith, David, Tony, Michael and Otis Caraway, Kurt Yount and Robbie and Mark Glidewell.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of arrangements.

G.W. Clay

G.W. ?Cotton? Clay, 63, of Braggadocio, Mo., died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2002, at his residence.

Born March 10, 1939, in Wynburg, Tenn., son of the late George and Hester White Clay, he was a cotton farmer and a member of the Braggadocio Baptist Church.

On Feb. 25, 1961, in East Prairie, Mo., he married Louise Duke, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two sons, Terry Clay and wife, Deronda, of Lebanon, Va. and Jerry Clay and wife, Kathy, of Ridgely, Tenn.; four granddaughters, Jessica and Chelsea Clay, both of Lebanon and Hope and Shayna Clay, both of Ridgely; one brother, Tom Clay, of Fort Polk, La. and two sisters, Katie George, of Hayti, Mo. and Janie Hawks, of Tulare, Calif.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, at the Braggadocio Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Ault officiating. Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery at Hayti.

Pallbearers were Max Bryant, Noel Dudley, Russell Gilmore, Damon Johnson, Joe Tate and William Walker.

John W. German Funeral Home of Hayti was in charge of arrangements.

Betty Collier

Betty Collier, 97, of Kennett, died today, Tuesday, Nov, 5, 2002, at Heritage Nursing Center in Kennett.

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

E.V. Ginn

Rev. E.V. ?Jack? Ginn, 79, of Batesville, Miss., formerly of Rector, Ark., died Friday, Nov. 1, 2002, at Baptist Memorial of North, Miss., in Oxford, Miss.

Born March 26, 1923, in Rector, son of the late Emmanuel V. and Stella R. Ward Ginn, he was a retired Baptist minister and a member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Frances Synder Ginn, of Batesville; two daughters, Sharon R. Ginn Grubbs, of Jackson, Miss. and Iris K. Ginn Campbell, of Bruce, Miss.; three sons, Terry Lynn Ginn, of Memphis, Tenn., Randy Ginn, of Flint, Mich. and Tim Ginn, of Batesville; 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Gayle Ann Ginn.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Wells Funeral Home Chapel in Batesville with the Rev. Terry Tribble officiating.

Burial was in the Shady Grove Baptist Church Cemetery at Batesville.

Vernie McCarthy

Vernie Lavalie McCarthy, 74, of Gideon, Mo., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Saturday, Nov. 2, 2002, at the Gideon Care Center.

Born May 4, 1928, in Jasper Co., Ala., daughter of the late Forrest and Martha Adline Golden Holmes, she was of the Pentecostal faith.

She married James McCarthy, who preceded her in death on Oct. 27, 1986. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Roosevelt, Houston and William Holmes and three sisters, Rosie Matlock, Gacie Cullum and Florence Youngerman.

Survivors include two daughters, Betty Sue Cullum, of Poplar Bluff, Mo. and Janie Bates, of Williamsville, Mo.; four sons, James William McCarthy, of Bernie, Mo., James Edward McCarthy, of Campbell, Mo., Jeffery McCarthy, of Malden and Clarence Lynn McCarthy, of Risco, Mo.; one sister, Louise Morris, of Bernie; one brother, Amos A. Holmes, of Flint, Mich; 15 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden.

Burial was in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.

Bernice Peters

Bernice Lane Peters, 92, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, Nov. 4, 2002, at the Senath Nursing Home.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the Assembly of God Church in Senath with the Rev. Wayland Tom officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Lois Scott

Lois Anna Belle Scott, 75, of Risco, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2002, at Beverly Health & Rehab in New Madrid, Mo.

Born June 4, 1927, in Corning, Ark., daughter of the late George Walter and Florence Shaver Mays, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Risco.

On Jan. 18, 1942, in Risco, she married Lewis Alfred Scott, who preceded her in death on April 4, 1990.

Survivors include three sons, Alvin Ray Scott, of Bach, Okla. and Carl Clifton and Lewis Walter Scott, both of Risco; one brother, Walter Ivy, of New Madrid; one sister, Ruby Baker, of Jonesboro, Ark.; six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Tuesday, Nov. 5, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 6, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gene Lancaster officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.

Edna Sherrell Edna Sherrell, 95, of Caruthersville, Mo., died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2002, at River Oaks Care Center in Steele, Mo.

Born Feb. 18, 1907, in Braggadocio, daughter of the late Robert and Emma Pullam Hamlett, she was employed at Brown Shoe Company.

In 1929, she married William Marshall Sherrell, who preceded her in death on Dec. 6, 1988. She was also preceded in death by one granddaughter, Susan Andrews Sturm; seven sisters and three brothers.

Survivors include one daughter, Marcelle Andrews, of Caruthersville; one granddaughter, Jeanne Cagle, of Caruthersville and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 4, at the H.S. Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Caruthersville with Tommy Day officiating.

Burial was in the Little Prairie Cemetery at Caruthersville.

Pallbearers were Johnny Hosler, A.C. Wells, David and Cecil House, Hansel Morgan and Tommy Clayton.