Lillie Parker Arnold, 94, of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at the Senath Nursing Center.
Born June 10, 1908, in Tennessee, daughter of the late George Washington and Mary Kaiser, she was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church.
She married Charlie Leslie Parker, who preceded her in death in 1957. She later married Virgil Arnold, who preceded her in death in 1983.
Survivors include three sons, Clifton Parker and wife, Jan, of Paragould, Ark., Sam Parker and wife, Donna, of Phoenix, Ariz. and Jerry Wayne Parker and wife, Helen, of Mercerville, N.J.; four daughters, Mary Robertson, of St. Louis, Mo., Bonnie Felton and husband, Gene, of St. Joseph, Mich., Ruth Lipper, of Memphis, Tenn. and Jeannie Barger, of Fort Worth, Texas; 24 grandchildren, 52 great-grandchildren and 30 great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by two sons, J. Quince and Buel Parker; four brothers and five sisters.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2002, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath with the Rev. Albert Camp officiating.
Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were Roger, Steve, Charlie, Kenneth, Casey, Shane and Billy Parker, Tim Lipper, Keith Cook, Skip Kincaid, Mike Felton and Dave Neal.
Joe Sissom, 70, of Kennett, died Monday, June 17, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center.
Born June 19, 1931, in Cardwell, Mo., he was the son of the late Audie Daniel and Elsie Cross Sissom.
On April 15, 1949, in Piggott, Ark., he married Jo Ann Boyt, who survives of the home .
Survivors also include two daughters, Donna Kay Baughman and husband, Jerry, of Clinton, Mo. and Debra L. Waynick and husband, James, of Kennett; two brothers, A.D. Sissom, Jr., of St. Peters, Mo. and Kenneth Sissom, of Troy, Mo.; four sisters, Betty Sissom, of Branson, Mo., Tollie Simpkins, of Marshall, Ark., Margaret Campbell, of Swifton, Ark. and Norma Thomas, of Harrison, Ark.; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one grandchild and two brothers, Edward and Frank Sissom.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. today, Thursday, June 20, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Brian Johnson and Jerry Baughman officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers were Billy, Jonathan and Aaron Waynick, Scott Baughman, Chad Preston and Jeremy Yates.
Honorary pallbearers were Howard Tittle, Herb, Frankie and Raymond Campbell, Bob Holder, W.L. Green, Jim Blankenship, Larry Webb and Kingsmen Fellowship of First Assembly of God.