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Area Deaths

Sunday, May 26, 2002

Macon Culbertson

Macon Culbertson, 79, of Kennett, Mo., died Wednesday, May 22, 2002, at National Health Care in Kennett.

Born Sept. 13, 1922, in Kennett, he was the son of the late John C. and Georgia Ashly Culbertson.

He married Iva Jean Lea who preceded him in death Dec. 23, 2001. He was also preceded in death by a half-brother, Ballard Richardson and a sister, Vera Sherrill.

Survivors include a son, Jerry Culbertson and his wife, Kathy, of Gainesville, Fla., two grandchildren, Joshua Culbertson of Birmingham, Ala., and Sarah Culbertson of Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Funeral services are at 2 p.m. today, Sunday, May 26, in the McDaniel Funeral Service Chapel of Kennett with Spencer Furby and Jerry Culbertson officiating.

Burial will be in Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Pallbearers will be Ron McNew, Harold Edwards, Murel Jones, Keith Jones, Larry McDowell and Bob Holder.

Honorary pallbearers will be Don and Terry Key, Jerry Sturgeon, Bill and Tommy McMahon, Jerry Wills, Forrest and Harold Busch, Danny and Mike Rhew, Ray Crawford, Pres Churchwell, Gary Miller, Bub Allgood, Paul Dennis and J.R. Little.

Cornelaus Jackson

Cornelaus Jackson, 93, of Malden, Mo. died Thursday, May 23, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, Mo. Born Jan. 4, 1909 in Hickman Bend, Ark., daughter of the late Julius and Marie Morgan Hayes, he was a member of the House of Prayer in Parma, Mo.

On Oct. 6, 1934, in Kewanee, Mo., she married Floyd Jackson who preceded her in death Feb. 25, 1960. She was also preceded in death by two sons, E.J. Jackson, Boston Jackson, a granddaughter, Regina Thatch, a grandson, Terry Wright and a great-granddaughter, Nikita Jackson.

Survivors include three daughter, Norma Wright of Malden, Mo., Celestine Jackson of Lithonia, Ga. and Katherine Chandler of Indianapolis, Ind.; three sons, Henry Jackson of Chicago, Ill., Pearl Jackson, Jr., of Vicksburg, Miss. and Charles Jackson of Indianapolis, 46 grandchildren, several great- and great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Sunday, May 26, in the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 27, in the House of Prayer with Elder Ronald Pulley officiating.

Burial will be in the Macedonia Cemetery at Malden.

Eula Lancaster

Eula E. Lancaster, 82, of Campbell, Mo., died Thursday, May 23, 2002, at Piggott Community Hospital, Piggott, Ark.

Born July 27, 1919, in Rayville, La., son of the late Eula Emmett Lancaster Sr., and Minnie Mae Alford Lancaster, he was retired and a member of the General Baptist Church in Campbell.

On Sept. 8, 1943, in Tallulah, La., he married Claudine Gerald who survives of the home.

Other survivors include two sons, Larry Lancaster and his wife, Kay, of Palm Harbor, Fla. and Gary Lancaster of Houston, Texas; a daughter, Chandra Lancaster of Houston; a sister Dorothy Tullos and husband, Lacey of Cotton Valley, La., daughter-in-law, Linda A. Foster and husband, Kirby, of Campbell; eight grandchildren Lynn Lancaster of Plano, Texas, Anna Katherine Johnson of Kennett, Mo., Christopher Evan Lancaster of Pittsburg, Pa., LeAnn Cobb and Barbara Foster of Little Rock, Ark., Lisa Hyde of Clever, Mo., Angela Staggs of Benton, Ark., and Ryan Peterson of Campbell; three great-grandchildren, Christopher Andrew Lancaster of Plano, Texas, Hannah Johnson of Kennett and Tyler Staggs of Benton. He was preceded in death by four sisters, and five brothers, including his twin.

Funeral services are 4 p.m. today, Sunday, May 26, at Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Campbell with Pastor Earl D. Bell officiating.

Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery-Landess Addition at Campbell.

Bill Richards

Billy Wayne Richards, 60, of Campbell, Mo., died Friday, May 24, 2002, at his residence.

Born Oct. 6, 1941, at Tuckerman, Ark., son of the late Walter Thomas and Addie Mae Watson Richards, he owned Richards Vault Services and a member of the N.E. Arkansas Pointer & Setter and Bootheel Field Trial Clubs. He attended the Assembly of God Church.

On Nov. 2, 1979 in Campbell, he married Libbie Bell who survives of the home.

Also surviving are five children, Anita Bogdajewicz and husband, Mark, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Ronnie Richards and wife, Oneskia, Regina Deken and husband, Leonard and Michah Bell, all of Campbell and Randy Richards and wife, Linda of Bentonville, Ark.; a brother, Virgil Hartsell and wife, Olene, of Paragould, Ark., two sisters, Parnell Miller and husband, Ed and Betty Adams and husband, Gearl, all of Malden, Mo. and six grandchildren, Mathew Blume of Poplar Bluff, Kelly Richards, Veronica Richards, Nickalas Richards and Christina Deken all of Campbell and Dane Richards of Bentonville.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Shortie Hartsell and Harold Richards and a sister, Dorothy Atchley.

Funeral services were 7 p.m. Saturday, May 25, at Bradshaw Funeral Chapel in Malden with the Rev. Dale Shoup officiating.

Private graveside services are today, Sunday, May 26, at Park Cemetery in Malden.