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Area Deaths

Sunday, September 22, 2002

Clint Bowling

Clint Bowling, 28, of Hayti, Mo., died Friday, Sept. 20, 2002 in Hayti.

Visitation services were held Saturday, Sept. 21 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow in the Kennett Memorial Gardens.

Mose Collins

Mose Collins, 69, of Hayti, Mo., died Saturday, Sept. 14, 2002, at his residence.

Born Friday, Sept. 16, 1932, in Helena, Ark., a son of the late Joe Collins Jr. and Beatrice Johnson Collins, he owned a taxi cab stand in Hayti. He served in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged.

In 1962 he married Margarette Brooks of Clarksdale, Miss.

Survivors include three sons, Mose Collins, Jr. of Bellflower, Calif., Staff Sgt. Randy Collins of Fort. Irwin, Calif. and Kevin Collins-McIntyre of Hayti; three daughters, Gretta Collins and Teresia Hodge of Long Beach, Calif. and Imogene McNeal of Mounds, Ill.; eight grandsons, Kerry and Jerod McNeal, Moses D., Brian R. and Keenan J. Collins, Isaiah Williams and Charles Q. and Cory R. Hodge; five granddaughters, Tabitha McNeal, Sarina E. Brown, Tasha and Jazmine Collins and Nikeya Shaw.

A memorial service was held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, in Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Hayti with Elder Mose Collins Jr. officiating.

Lorene Dunaway

Lorene Dunaway, 74, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, Sept. 18 at the Westwood Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff.

Born January 16, 1928 in East Prairie, Mo., daughter of the late Tom Christopher and Cora Lee Brice Brandon. On December 25, 1944 she married James Dunaway, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two sons, Donald and Paul Dunaway, both of Poplar Bluff; one daughter, Doris McCord, also of Poplar Bluff; four sisters, Louella Wilson, of Corning, Ark., Mollie Groves of Bragg City, Mo., Kathryn Sprouse of Bragg City and Rosa Lee Owen of Hayti, Mo.; six grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by five brothers, John, Philip, Buddy, Dempsy and Tommy Brandon, and one sister, Jewel Brown.

Visitation was held on Friday, Sept. 20, at the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21 at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Freedia Hawkins

Freedia Hawkins, 50, of Kennett, died on Friday, Sept. 20, 2002 at her residence.

Born June 15, 1952 in Cooter, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Robert and Mary Beatrice Wellington Quick. On August, 16, 1997 she married Gary Hawkins, who survives of the home.

Survivors include three brothers, Johnny Quick, of Deering, Mo., Jesse Quick of Steele, Mo. and Grant Quick of Tenn; and two sisters, Brenda Dotson of Doniphan, Mo. and Joanna Watson of Iuka, Miss.

Visitation was held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21 at the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 22 at the Christ Gospel Church in Kennett, with the Rev. Tommy Swift officiating.

Burial will be in the Kennett Memorial Gardens.

Rosa Willis

Rose Lee Willis, 78, of Steele, Mo. and formerly of Kennett, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2002, at River Oaks Nursing Home in Steele.

Born Tuesday, March 25, 1924, in Blytheville, Ark., a daughter of the late Jess and Rosa Morris Strickland, she was a homemaker.

Survivors include three daughters, Rose Lemonds and her husband, Larry, of Kennett, Patricia Fitzgerald and Glenda Willis, both of Memphis, Tenn.; one son, David Willis of Memphis, Tenn. and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Pearl Cole and Helen White and one brother, Ermer Strickland.

Visitation is 6 p.m. today, Sunday, Sept. 22, in the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett.

Funeral services are 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, in the Bradshaw Chapel.

Burial will be in the Elmwood Cemetery at Blytheville, Ark.