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Area Deaths

Thursday, July 11, 2002

Herman Jackson

Herman Scott Jackson, 72, of Gideon, Mo., died Thursday, July 11, 2002, at Gideon Care Center in Gideon.

Arrangements incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.

Bobby Lyles

Bobby Lyles, 63, of Kennett, died Wednesday, July 10, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

Arrangements incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Kennett.

Mary Riley

Mary Inez Riley, 81, of Farmington, Mo., formerly of Wardell, died Tuesday, July 9, 2002, at the Presbyterian Nursing Home in Farmington.

Born Wednesday, Sept. 29, 1920, in Tennessee, daughter of the late Thomas Franklin and Ola Mae Ivy Riley, she was a homemaker.

On Oct. 22, 1938, in Corinth, Miss., she married Lee Riley who preceded her in death Aug. 11, 1985. She was also preceded in death by two sons, a brother and two sisters.

Survivors include four sons, Wayne Riley of West Palm Beach, Fla., Jim Riley of FonDuLac, Wis., Joe Riley of Columbus, Ohio and Dan Riley of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; two daughters, Pauline Naylor of Henderson, Tenn. and Debbie Yates of Park Hills, Mo.; two brothers, Dewayne Riley of West Memphis, Ark. and James Donald Riley of Caruthersville, Mo.; and 23 grandchildren.

Visitation begins at 11 a.m. Friday, July 12, in Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Wardell and continues until time of service at 2 p.m. The Rev. Griff Walker will officiate.

Burial will be in Memorial Cemetery in Wardell.

Lenzie Williams

Lenzie Paul Williams, 91, of Kennett, died Monday, July 8, 2002, at NHC Healthcare of Kennett.

Born Monday, Feb. 27, 1911, in Rison, Ark., son of the late Ike and Cora Davis Williams, he was a mechanic and member of First Assembly of God Church in Kennett.

On Sept. 24, 1940, in Kennett, he married Velma Hudson who preceded him in death Feb. 20, 2001.

Survivors include one son, Paul Williams, Jr. of Kennett; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Visitation is 11:30 a.m. Friday, July 12, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett until time of service at 1 p.m.

Burial will be in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Isaac Woten

Isaac Gilruth "Ike" Woten, 91, of rural Wardell, Mo., died Monday, July 8, 2002, at Pemiscot Memorial Health Systems in Hayti, Mo.

Born Wednesday, Dec. 28, 1910, in Remus, Mich., son of the late Alonzo and Lillie Faye Shupp Woten, he was a janitor with North Pemiscot Schools and member of the Church of Christ in Wardell.

On May 21, 1935, in Portageville, Mo. he married Vada Hillin who survives.

Other survivors include a son, Richard Barry "Dickey" Woten of Wyoming, Del.; a daughter, Martha Faye Emmons of Holcomb, Mo.; two brothers, Alvie Woten of Louisville, Ky. and Lloyd Ray Woten of Crawsville, Ind.; four sisters, Daisy Thompson of Mammoth Springs, Ark., Maggie Mitchell of Alton, Mo., Etta Upton of Pittsburg, Kan. and Dolly Bishop of Wirth, Ark.; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Woten; a daughter, Lisa Woten; three brothers and three sisters, Helen Johnson, Mable Vaughn and Lucy Rand.

Funeral services were 10 a.m. today, Thursday, July 11, at the Church of Christ in Wardell with Laddie Owens officiating.

Burial was in Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Arrangements by Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home of Wardell.