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Area Deaths

Wednesday, September 11, 2002

Maxine Brown

Maxine Tucker Brown, 80, of Memphis, Tenn., died Sunday, Sept. 8, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Memphis.

Born June 12, 1922, in Kinder, Mo., she was the daughter of the late W.L. and Edna Davis Tucker.

She married Raymond G. Brown, who preceded her in death on Aug. 11, 1983. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Barbara Williams, one grandson and three brothers, John, Jim and Charles Tucker.

Survivors include one son, Don Brown, of Memphis; one daughter, Diana Poole, of Memphis; three brothers, Bill, Wayne and Dean Tucker, all of Kennett; one sister, Pearl Crites, of Kennett and five grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Dale Rickman officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Brad, Brian, Kenny, Bruce and Keith Tucker and Scotty Marchbanks.

Ellis Duffel

Ellis Duffel, 82, of Clarkton, Mo., died Monday, Sept. 9, 2002, at John Cockran VA Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12, at the Stanfield Baptist Church in Clarkton with the Rev. Jack Allen officiating.

Burial will follow at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton.

Kathryn Whittington

Kathryn Whittington, 86, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2002, at the Mark Twain Caring Center in Poplar Bluff.

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