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Area Deaths

Tuesday, August 27, 2002

Jessie Bullock

Jessie Bullock, 90, of Wardell, Mo., died Friday, Aug. 23, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born March 26, 1912, in Hackleburg, Ala., daughter of the late Samuel Ezell and Victoria Hassie Kelly Lipsey, she was a member of the Nazarene Church in Wardell.

On Oct. 31, 1931, in Blytheville, Ark., she married E.P. Bullock, who preceded her in death on Dec. 9, 1997. She was also preceded in death by one son, Jimmy Bullock; two brothers, Clarence & Clayton Lipsey and one sister, Clara Mae Curtis.

Survivors include three sons, Thomas Bullock, of Washington, Ill., Dennye Bullock, of Macomb, Ill. and Jerry Bullock, of Wardell; one daughter, Carolyn Baynes, of Ballwin, Mo.; one sister, Ollie Bullock, of Eureka, Ill.; one brother, Clyde Lipsey, ofPhoenix Ariz.; 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 26, 2002, at the Nazarene Church in Wardell with the Rev. William Quillin officiating.

Burial was in the Pemiscot Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Caruthersville, Mo.

Pallbearers were grandsons.

Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home of Wardell was in charge of arrangements.

Wylmo Bradshaw

Wylmo Bradshaw, 83, of Hornersville, Mo., died today, Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home.

Eugene Hall

Eugene W. Hall, 51, of Steele, Mo., died Monday, Aug. 26, 2002, at his residence.

Born June 19, 1951, in Cherokee, Ala., son of the late Abe and Evelyn Thompson Hall, he was a grocery stocker.

Survivors include good friends, Jerry and Charlene Dorris, of Steele; two aunts, Susie Thompson and Mary Morrow, both of Holland, Mo. and one uncle, Arlis Thompson, of Cherokee.

Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home in Steele.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. at the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Steele with the Rev. Harold Norton officiating.

Lilly Kenner

Lilly Fay Kenner, 96, of White Oak, Mo., died Monday, Aug. 26, 2002, at Holcomb, Mo.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Charles Crawford officiating.

Burial will follow at the Brockett Cemetery in Pocahontas, Ark.

Richard Mitchell, Sr.

Richard Meadows Mitchell, Sr., 83, of Paragould, Ark., died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2002, at Paragould.

Born Sept. 6, 1918, in Paragould, son of the late Randal and Lucy Wyatt Mitchell, he was owner of Mitchell Funeral Home in Paragould, former member of the Paragould Jaycees and a member of the Second & Walnut Church of Christ. He served on the board and was past president of the Arkansas Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors, Arkansas Funeral Director of the Year, past president of Arkansas Funeral Directors Association and board member of Memorial Insurance Company of America.

Survivors include two sons, Dick Mitchell and wife, Pat and Bob Mitchell and wife, Debbie, all of Paragould; two daughters, Caroline Mims and Suzanne Carlton and husband, Dean, all of Paragould; one sister, Louranda Hollis, of Paragould; five grandchildren, Robert Mims, of Oxford, Miss., Jeff Mitchell, of Fayetteville, Ark., Shane Tripod, of Hendersonville, Tenn. and Julie Holmes and Jacob Tripod, both of Paragould and eight great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Delois Mitchell; one brother, Ralph Mitchell and an infant sister, Betty Jo Mitchell.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Aug. 27, at the Mitchell Funeral Home in Paragould.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Mitchell Funeral Home Chapel with James Brown and Larry McFadden officiating.

Burial will follow at the Linwood Cemetery in Paragould.

Pallbearers are Robert Mims, Jeff and Randy Mitchell, Shane and Jacob Tripod, Mardy Holmes, Jay Morgan and Mark Quail.

Honorary pallbearers are Attending Funeral Directors and Memorial Insurance Company Directors.

Georgia Smith

Georgia Smith, 70, of Kennett, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2002, at National Health Care in Kennett.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Tuesday, Aug. 27, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Floyd Ryles officiating.

Burial will follow at the Senath Cemetery.

Jerry Smith

Jerry Lee Smith, 43, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, Aug. 23, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born Aug. 20, 1959, in St. Louis, Mo., son of the late Louis Edward and Berva Ileva Bonds Smith, he worked at Prospect Steel in Blytheville, Ark. and was of the Baptist faith.

On May 1, 1997, in Campbell, he married Cindy Kay Abbott, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include two daughters, Carrie Smith, of Caruthersville, Mo. and Dawn Dudley, of Maryland Heights, Ill.; five sons, Dylan Smith, of Caruthersville, Nathan Eric Moore and Jerry Lee Smith, Jr., both of Hayti, Mo. and Dustin and Daniel Morgan, both of Campbell; two grandchildren, Alician and Sophie Dudley; three sisters, Jacqueline Brown and Francis Phelps, both of Illinois and Geneva Farris, of Tennessee and three brothers, Ronnie and Terry smith, both of Illinois and Allen Smith, of Deering, Mo.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday, Aug. 26, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell with the Rev. Phillip Bartholomew officiating.

Burial was in the Landess Addition of the Woodlawn Cemetery at Campbell.

James Wafford

James Daniel Wafford, infant son of Mindy Barron and James Wafford, of Holcomb, Mo., died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. today, Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett.

Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.

Frank Washington

Frank Washington, 61, of Marston, Mo., died Friday, Aug. 23, 2002, at John J. Pershing VA Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.

Funeral arrangements will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow at the Macedonia Cemetery in Malden.