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Area Deaths

Wednesday, September 25, 2002

A.C. Cartwright

Arbrey Clinton Cartwright, 85, of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 23, 2002, at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo.

Born April 11, 1917, in Manila, Ark., son of the late David Daniel and Hettie Edgline Black Cartwright, he was a farmer and a member of the Bethany General Baptist Church in Campbell.

On Nov, 21, 1938, in Malden, Mo., he married Dathel Loafman, who preceded him in death on Sept. 29, 1992. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Clarrence Cartwright; one sister, Jewel Cartwright and one infant granddaughter.

Survivors include one daughter, Linda Bates and husband, Larry, of Bernie, Mo.; one grandson, Bryan Bates, of Dexter, Mo.; one great-grandson, Dustin Bates, of Dexter; one great-granddaughter, Abbie Bates, of Dexter; three brothers, Chalmer A. and Harold L. Cartwright, both of Wildomar, Calif. and Dawsey R. Cartwright, of Selma, Calif. and two sisters, Altha Fitzgerald, of Campbell and Thelma Ward, of Rialto, Calif.

Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 25, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at the Bethany General Baptist Church in Campbell with the Revs. Bryan Johnson and Harold Cartwright officiating.

Burial will follow at the Bethany Cemetery in Campbell.

Patricia DeClue

Patricia DeClue, 44, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 23, 2002, at the University Hospital in Columbia, Mo.

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

Wanda Dregman

Wanda Dregman, 77, of Kennett, died Monday, Sept. 23, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Billy Fox officiating.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemtery in Kennett.

Virgil Trainer

Virgil Eugene Trainer, 76, of Kennett, died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center.

Born April 24, 1926, in Senath, Mo., he was the son of the late Virgil and Sarah House Trainer.

On Oct. 7, 1944, he married Catherine Moore, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include eight sons, Virgil Lee, Gary Don, Michael, David, Dewayne, Ricky, Mark and Timmy Trainer, all of Kennett; three daughters, Kathy Cannon, Sharon Singleton and Elizabeth Kirby, all of Kennett; one step-brother, Bill Witham, of Kennett; 19 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one son, Steve Trainer; one brother, Vernon Lee Trainer and one sister, Flossie Baker.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 25, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Bob Medlock officiating.

Burial was in the Gregory Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Dennis and Eddie Waller, Bobby Joe Luttrull, Joe Willett, Steve Hightower and Bobby Ragland.

Honorary pallbearers were Jimmy Rudd, Robert Chandler and Larry Warren.

Henry Walton

Henry Walton, also known as James Henry Wilburn, 70, of Steele, Mo., died Sunday, Sept. 22, 2002, at his residence.

Born Feb. 26, 1932, in Newport, Ark., son of the late B.F. and Mararet Sloan Wilburn, he was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran, a law enforcement officer and of the Baptist faith.

In March, 1964, he married Vernita Hearon, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one son, Paul Edward Wilburn, of Las Vegas, Nev.; three step-daughters, Jacquelyne Lucas and Hortense Porchia, both of Las Vegas and Shirley Emmanuel, of Detroit, Mich.; two brothers, Jonathan Walton and wife, Claudia, of Blytheville, Ark. and Robert L. Wilburn, Sr. and wife, Faye, of Colorado Springs, Colo. and four sisters, Genester Jones and Mary Partee, both of Blytheville, Ida Russell, of Gosnell, Ark. and Emma L. Townsend and husband, Freddie, of St. Louis, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home in Steele.