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Area Deaths

Friday, October 11, 2002

Irene Barnett

Irene Barnett, 87, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark.

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

Lucille Emerson

Lucille Emerson, 79, of Morley, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center in Sikeston, Mo.

Born Nov. 7, 1922, in Corning, Ark., daughter of the late William and Liza Tyree Isaacs, she was a machine operator at International Hat Factory and a member of the First Baptist Church in Morley.

On June 14, 1941, she married Raymond Emerson, Jr., who preceded her in death on Dec. 21, 1996. She was also preceded in death by four brothrs; one sister and one great-granddaughter.

Survivors include two sons, Jim Emerson, of Chaffee, Mo. and Bradley Emerson, of Kennett; six daughters, Florence Emerson of Chaffee, Ginny Grant and Brenda Schwepker, both of Morley, Glenda Emerson, of Scott City, Mo., Cheryl Young, of Stuttgart, Germany and Kay Huckstep, of Jackson, Mo.; 27 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 13, at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at the First Baptist Church in Morley with the Revs. Jim Matthews and Delbert Bishop officiating.

Burial will follow at the Forest Hills Memorial Garden Cemetery in Morley.

Pallbearers will be Shane Halter, Michael Young, Steven Pobst, Jamie, Jody and Chad Laramore, Danny, Ralph and Scott McDonald, Kerry and Brett Emerson and Jordan, Jared and Jacob Dirnberger.

Irene Gould

Irene May Gould, 90, of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002, at Gideon Care Center.

Born Jan. 3, 1912, in Wardell, Mo., daughter of the late Joe and Nora Vaughn Hampton, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Wardell.

On Dec. 14, 1927, in Wardell, she married Earl Gould, who preceded her in death on May 30, 1972. She was also preceded in death by one son, Cleveland Earl Gould; one granddaughter, Beverly Clayton; three brothers, Cleve and Cleve Hampton and Francis Latham and one sister, Dixie Hicks.

Survivors include four daughters, Phyllis Clayton, of Campbell, Pansy Blakney, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Charlotte Freeman, of Springfield, Mo. and Sharon Cornman, of Wentzville, Mo.; two sisters, Lydia Loyd and Joy Buchanan, both of Paducah, Ky.; 12 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 11, at the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home in Wardell.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Andy Evans officiating.

Burial will follow at the Wardell Memorial Cemetery.

Rodal Maxwell

Rodal Maxwell, 52, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 14, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral servicecs will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, at the Community Temple Church of God in Christ in Kennett with Bishop Robinson officiating.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Lula Northcutt

Lula Hester Northcutt, 92, of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002, at Gideon Care Center.

Born July 17, 1910, in Clinton, Ark., daughter of the late James Thomas and Myra I. Langston Jones, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Gideon.

On May 12, 1937, she married Odie Truman Bradley, who preceded her in death. She married William Northcutt, on Aug. 19, 1962, in New Madrid, Mo., who preceded her in death on Nov. 2, 1981. She was also preceded in death by one son, Carroll Bradley; an infant daughter; one sister, Bertha Ward and two brothers, Troy and Claude Jones.

Survivors include one daughter, Evelyn Stark and husband, Dewayne, of Malden, Mo.; one son, Truman Bradley and wife, Sandy, of St. Louis, Mo.; three sisters, Beulah Arnold, of Walnut, Calif., Eula Gummins, of Wiggins, Colo. and Ovalee Shelby, of Conway, Ark.; one brother, Ben Jones, of Wichita, Kan.; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Gene Lancaster officiating.

Burial will follow at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton.

Darrell Owens

Darrell V. Owens, 83, of Bernie, Mo., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2002, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Born Jan. 10, 1919, in Centralia, Ill., son of the late James O. Owens and Bertha Garren, he was of the Protestant faith.

He married Ruby L.Horn, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two daughters, Carolyn Krieger, of Centralia and Phyllis Richendoller, of Wamac, Ill.; one step-daughter, Mary Schneider, of Omaha, Neb.; one brother, James Owens, of Centralia; one sister, Maxine Perry, of South Haven, Mich. and six grandchildren.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. today, Friday, Oct. 11, at the Rosewood Cemetery, 1st Addition in Malden.

Landess Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.

Edith Russell

Edith "Granny" Russell, 89, of Senath, Mo., died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2002, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark.

Born Oct. 12, 1912, in Piggott, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Will and Ellen Craft Dowdy.

On Sept. 20, 1927, in Piggott, she married Clark Buck Russell, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by two brothers; two grandsons and one granddaughter.

Survivors include one son, William Newt Russell, of Osawattme, Kan.; five daughters, Lela Mae Duke, of Jones, Mich., Zola Mae Dunivan, of Olathe, Kan., Chola Faye Rios and Diana Joan Smith, both of Arbyrd, Mo. and Zoney Mae Smith, of Senath; one brother, Jack Dowdy, of Long Beach, Miss.; two sisters, Edilee Jordan, of Piggott, Ark. and Lorene Miller, of Stockton, Calif.; 24 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren and 24 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Friday, Oct. 11, at the Church of Christ in Senath with Greg Pollock and Art Smith officiating.

Burial was in the McGrew Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Larry, Ronnie and Michael Rios and Bobby, Bob and Kevin McGrew.

Honorary pallbearers were Gary Renfrow, George Paul Harris, Oble Reagan, Charles Parker, Jimmy Wilkins, Haze Montgomery and Byron Small.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath was in charge of arrangements.