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Area Deaths

Sunday, March 17, 2002

Robert Floyd

Robert Edward Floyd, 75, died Monday, March 11, 2002 at the Anderson Hosptial in Maryville, Ill.

Born in Selmer, Tenn. on Jan. 28, 1927 and son of the late William J. and Minnie J. Moroney Floyd, he was a carpenter and a member of the Jesus Name Tabernacle.

On May 18, 1945, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and received an honorable discharge on Nov. 3, 1946.

Survivors include two sons, Danny Floyd of Granite City, Ill., and Robert F. Floyd of Hampton, Va.; two brothers, Earl Floyd of Steele, Mo. and Tom Floyd of Kansas City, Mo.; seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Services were held on March 15, 2002 at the Jesus Name Tabernacle with Rev. John Stepp officating. Burial was in Maple Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Danny Floyd, Jr., Jonathan Guy, Kevin Gunn, Robert Floyd, Shain Schoolcraft and Jeremy Yates.

H.S. Smith Funeral Home was in charge of the services.

Bobby Glenn

Bobby R. Glenn, 71, of Farmington, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Wednesday, March 13, 2002, at the Mineral Area Hospital in Farmington.

Born March 6, 1930 in Octa, Mo., he was the son of the late Aaron and Letha Brannam Glenn.

Survivors include two step-sons, Bruce and Roy Simmons, both of Clarksville, Tenn.; two step-daughters, Cathy Reeves of Kennett and Melinda Smith of Caraway, Ark. and two aunts, Aline Anthony of Kennett and Veneta Ethridge of South Haven, Mich.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 16, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Revs. J.C. Joyner and Don Emery officiating.

Burial followed in the Sumach Cemetery at Holcomb, Mo.

Pallbearers were Scott Reeves, Chris Cannady, Mike Anthony, Quinton Anthony, Fred Ethridge and Mark Anthony

Kenneth Parr

Kenneth "Doc" Parr, 77, of Blythvillee, Ark., died Saturday, March 16, 2002 at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis, Tenn.

Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Jewell Thompson

Jewell Mae Thompson, 82, of Cordova, Tenn., formerly of Holcomb, died Thursday, March 14, 2002, at the Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn.

Born May 10, 1919 in Frisbee, Mo. to the late W.R. and Laura Eulitt Rollins, she was a dietician, a member of the Bellevue Baptist Church in Cordova and a former member of the New Home General Baptist Church in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

On December 5, 1939 in Campbell, Mo., she married Rufus Thompson, who preceded her in death on Dec. 10, 1986.

Survivors include two daughters Beth Mays, and husband, William, of Arlington, Tenn., Sue Evans, and husband, Mick, of Independence, Mo.; three sons, Bill Thompson and wife, Carole, of Tucson, Ariz., Max Thompson and wife, Brenda, of Bolivar, Mo., Ken Thompson and wife, Pat, of Anchorage, Alaska; two sisters Bernice Lightfoot of Birmingham, Ala. and Willa B. Truitt of Oklahoma City, Okla.; one brother Donald Rollins of Kennett; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be at 3 p.m. today, Sunday, March 17, at the Landess Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, March 18, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with Rev. Calvin Buhler officiating.

Burial will be in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton, Mo.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at Bellevue Woods Community Center in Cordova.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

Jack Wilson

Jack Wilson, 65, of Malden, Mo., died Friday, March 15 at Missouri Southern Healthcare in Dexter, Mo.

Funeral arragements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home of Malden.