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Area Deaths

Wednesday, May 22, 2002

Macon Culbertson

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

McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett is in charge of arrangements.

Betty Buys

Betty Buys, 78, of Kennett, died Monday, May 20, 2002, at her residence.

Born Nov. 7, 1923, in Denton, Mo., daughter of the late Oscar Eugene James and Mae Raines, she was a member of the Third Street Baptist Church.

On July 26, 1946, she married Boyd Buys, who preceded her in death on Feb. 3, 1996. She was also preceded in death by six brothers; four sisters and one step-son, C.T. Buys.

Survivors include three sons, Hayden Eugene Glasscock, of Norfolk, Va., Gary Buys, of Blytheville, Ark. and Greg Buys, of Pochahontas, Ark. one daughter, Nancy Crawford, of Kennett; one step-daughter, Dorothy Mitchell, of Vicksburg, Miss.; nine grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, May 22, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bud Evans officiating.

Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Jason Crawford and Brandon, Brock, Justin, Gary and Greg Buys.

Hubert Hall

Hubert Burton Hall, 93, of Qulin, Mo., died Tuesday, May 21, 2002, at Three Rivers Healthcare-North Campus in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Born Dec. 29, 1908, in Dyersburg, Tenn., son of the late Julius Hall and Estella Neil Hall Kitchens, he was a farmer and a member of the Qulin Trinity Pentecostal Church.

On Sept. 26, 1936, in Poplar Bluff, he married Pauletta Scott, who preceded him in death on Jan. 8, 1980. He was also preceded in death by one son, Bethel D. Hall; one daughter, Janice Metcalf; one brother and four sisters.

Survivors include three sons, Burlin Sanders and wife, Beverly, of Louisiana; Charles Hall and wife, Marilyn, of Ellisville, Mo. and Brandon Hall, of St., Louis, Mo.; three daughters, Louise Hefner and husband, John, of Woodson Terrace, Mo., Iris Hall, of Qulin and Sharon Hall, of Lebanon, Mo.; one brother, Tom Hall, of Qulin; two sisters, Hazel Scott and Myra Luepke, both of Poplar Bluff; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the Landess Funeral Home in Campbell, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, May 24, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kinley Dunscombe and Pastor Mike Craig officiating.

Burial will follow at the Qulin Cemetery.

Berry Holder

Berry Holder, 88, of Dexter, Mo., died Monday, May 20, 2002, at his residence.

Borm Jan. 21, 1914, in Clarkton, Mo., son of the late Oscar Summers and Bertha Pearl Siegers Holder, he was employed at Stovall's Department Store in Dexter and was an active member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Dexter.

On Nov. 24, 1938, in Dexter, he married Inez Daniel, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include three sons, Bill Holder and wife, Alice, of Annapolis, Md., Jerry Holder and wife, Joan, of Columbus, Ga. and Larry Holder and wife, Mary, of Bourbonnais, Ill; one sister, Louise Campbell, of Kennett; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Floyd Holder.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 24, at the Watkin & Sons Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Vaughn Wright officiating.

Burial will follow at the Dexter Cemetery at Dexter.