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Area deaths

Tuesday, June 18, 2002

Lillie Arnold

Lillie Parker Arnold, 90, of Senath, Mo., died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Visitation will begin at 5 p.m. today, Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Albert Camp officiating.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Donnie Caldwell

Donnie Caldwell, 50, of Arbyrd, Mo., died Friday, June 14, 2002, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark.

Born Jan. 24, 1952, in St. Louis, Mo., he was the son of Robert Scott Caldwell and the late Martha Hill.

On July 11, 1981, in Imperial, Mo., he married Tamara Schneider, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include, one son, Christopher Hargrove; one grandchild, Taylor Hargrove; three brothers, Jim and Bobby Caldwell and Lee Busiek and two sisters, Debbie Robertson and Nellie Caldwell.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Frankie Caldwell.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 17, at the Arbyrd Baptist Church with the Revs. Alan Cureton and Everett Isom officiating.

Burial was in the Lulu Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Michael Robertson, Jimmy, Matthew and Daniel Caldwell, Johnny Lawson, Jr. and Doug Rogers.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath, Mo. was in charge of arrangements.

Patricia Carr

Patricia Marie Carr, 72, of Malden, Mo., died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Born Aug. 29, 1929, in Russellville, Ark., daughter of the late W.R. and Clara Eunice Soule Davis, she was a member of the St. Ann Catholic Church in Malden and the Adene Keller Music Club.

On Feb. 16, 1952, in Charleston, Mo., she married Edward Benjamin Carr, who preceded her in death on Nov. 26, 1997. She was also preceded in death by one brother, W.R. Davis, Jr.

Survivors include two daughters, Nancy Trinkler and husband, Mike and Peggy Ogden and husband, Richard, all of Malden; two sisters, Annette Culpepper, of Kennett and Katherine Nelson, of Selma Ala.; nine grandchildren, Angie Gree, Russ, Lance and Jeremy Sterling, Casey Bowman, Corey and Codey Trinkler and Brandon and Kayleigh Ogden and three great-grandchildren , Maci Greer, Justin Barkley and Taylor Sterling.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. today, Tuesday, June 18, at the St. Ann Catholic Church in Malden with Father Glenn Eftink officiating.

Burial was in the Rosewood Cemetery at Malden.

Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden was in charge of arrangements.

Ulis Holder

Ulis Holder, 75, of Glennville, Ga., formerly of Kennett, died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at his residence.

He was a U.S. Navy veteran and retired from Pittsburgh Plate Glass in Zion, Ill.

Survivors include one son, John L. Holder, of Carbondale, Ill.; one daughter, Karen H. Cox and husband, Bill, of Glennville, Ga.; one brother, Bob Holder, of Everett, Mo.; two sisters, Loveda Mansfield, of Burton, Mich., and Elnora Tanzyus, of Springfield, Ill.; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.

Jean Langdon

Jean Randol Langdon, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Hornersville, Mo. died Friday, June 14, 2002.

Son of the late E.J. and Fannie Langdon, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran and was involved with the space program.

Survivors include his wife, Jo Langdon, of Paragould; two sons, Glenn Langdon and wife, Laurie, of New Orleans, La. and Keith Langdon, of Panama City, Fla.; two brothers, John Langdon and wife, Mickey, of Eldon, Mo. and Joe Langdon and wife, Mildred, of Hornersville; one sister, Lou Carter and husband, Chuck, of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; four step-children, Danny Blankenship and wife, Alice, of Cardwell, Mo., Kay Elliott and husband, Ken, of North Little Rock, Ark., Randy Blankenship and wife, Dana, of Cardwell and Gary Blankenship and wife, Martha, of Searcy, Ark.; eight step-grandchildren and one step-great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by one brother, George Langdon.

Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. today, Tuesday, June 18, at the Horner Cemetery in Hornersville with Ken Hargrave officiating.

Pallbearers were Randy, Gary, Kyle and Patrick Blankenship, Paul Langdon and Shaun Elliott.

Honorary pallbearers were Allen Carter, Danny, Kurt and Tim Blankenship and Ken Elliott.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Hornersville was in charge of arrangements.

Virgle Long

Virgle Ralph Long, 80, of Senath, died Monday, June 17, 2002, at the Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould, Ark.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, June 20, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath with the Rev. Doug Clinton officiating.

The family requests that memorials be made to the American Heart Association.

Burl Mumma

Burl Mumma, 83, of Senath, Mo., died Thursday, June 13, 2002, at the Senath Nursing Center in Senath.

Born Aug. 6, 1918, in Gideon, Mo., son of the late Martin V. and Elizabeth Atteberry Mumma, he was a U.S. Air Force veteran, serving during WWII, a member of the Methodist Church and the Rotary Club.

On Nov. 20, 1940, in Bloomfield, Mo., he married Geneva Shelton, who survives of the home.

Survivors also incluide one son, Michael Mumma and wife, Mary, of Bentonville, Ark.; one daughter, Libby Spence, of Jackson, Miss.; two brothers, Bill Mumma, of Topeka, Kan. and Richard Mumma, of Rolla, Mo.; one sister, Agatha Largent, of Sikeston, Mo. and two grandchildren, Meghan Mumma and Carrie McGrew.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Van Mumma and one sister, Jean Delaney.

Graveside services were held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 15, at the Cardwell Cemetery with the Rev. Gene West officiating.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath was in charge of arrangements.

Ethel Phillips

Ethel Mae Phillips, 67, of Kennett, died Saturday, June 15, 2002, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Born Aug. 25, 1934, in Memphis, Tenn., daughter of the late Jimmy and Lucy Flood Lloyd, she was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She married Willie Phillips, who preceded her in death.

Survivors include one son, Calvin Norris and wife, Tammy, of Sacramento, Calif.; one sister, Ruthie Sutton, of Philadelphia, Pa.; seven granddaughters, Jennifer Johnson, Brenice Shavers and Tanika Parker, all of Kennett, Ann Falls, of Springfield, Mo. and Ramano, Ciji and Latonya Norris, all of Sacramento; seven grandsons, Steven Powell, of St. Louis, Mo., Timmy Falls, of Marshall, Mo.,Tmas Calvin, Roger and Antoni Norris and Colton Phillips, all of Sacramento and Morris Jackson, of Wardell, Mo. and 48 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the Community Temple Church of God in Christ.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the Community Temple Church of God in Christ with Bishop Luke Robinson officiating.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Marvin Sissom

Marvin Joe Sissom, 70, of Kennett, died Monday, June 17, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

Meble White

Meble Odean White, 84, of Hornersville, Mo., died Friday, June 14, 2002.

Born June 12, 1918, in El Paso, Ark., daughter of the late W.V. and Mary Bell Shadrack Mitchell, she was a homemaker and a member of the General Baptist Church in Rives, Mo.

She married Horton Eligha White, who preceded her in death on May 31, 1993. She was also preceded in death by three brothers, Ezekial, L.D. and Baxton Mitchell and one sister, Clara Brewer.

Survivors include one son, J.W. White, of Kennett; one daughter, Shirley Martin, of Hornersville; one sister, Bernice Reynonld, of Steele, Mo.; one brother, Esley Mitchell, of Foresythe, Mo.; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 17, at the Bradshaw-Emerson Funeral Home Chapel in Hornersville with the Rev. Chuck White officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.

Martha Spain

Martha Jean Davis Spain, 51, died Monday, June 10, 2002.

Born Feb. 10, 1951, in Greenwood, Miss., she was the daughter of the late Louvenia and Johnny Davis.

Survivors include her husband, Mack Spain; seven daughters, Joanne, Diane, Channelle, Devonna and Devonn Davis and Melissa Spain, all of Hayti, Mo. and Gloria Whitaker, of Homestown, Mo.; four sons, Eric Davis and Willie Spain, both of Hayti and Johnny and Tyronne Davis, both of Milwaukee, Wis.; three sisters, Dorothy Hamilton Green, of Hayti and Johnnie Mae and Daisy Mae Davis, both of Milwaukee; two brothers, Johnny Davis, of Milwaukee and Mark Davis, of Blytheville, Ark. and 20 grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at noon Saturday, June 15, at the Pentecostal Power Church in Caruthersville, Mo. with Elder Roosevelt Martin officiating.

Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery at Hayti.

Pallbearers were Eric Bradford, Alexander Stone, Willie Strong, Jackie Rowe, Cal Payne, Orlando Kershaw, Jeffrey Polk and Detric and Dundi Hamilton.

H.S. Smith Funeral Home of Caruthersville was in charge of arrangements.

Herman Via

Herman Eugene Via, 89, of Kennett, died Sunday, June 16, 2002, at National Health Care in Kennett.

Born May 17, 1913, in Tennessee, son of the late Will and Katie Kelo Via, he was a farmer and a member of the Samford Church of Christ.

On Oct. 24, 1948, in Steele, Mo., he married Lala Via.

Survivors also include one step-son, John Smith and wife, Lucille, of Steele; one step-daughter, Betty Whitfield and husband, Buck, of Steele; four step-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren and five step-great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by 12 brothers and sisters.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Tuesday, June 18, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home in Steele.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Steve Harris and John Mundy officiating.

Burial will follow at the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Steele.