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Area Deaths

Wednesday, January 23, 2002

Jack Collins

Jack Collins, 76, of Bragg City, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 21, 2002, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 23, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dale Rickman and Eric Fuller officiating.

Burial will follow at the Mt. Gilead Cemetery in Clarkton, Mo.

Delmar Crawford

Delmar L. Crawford, 80, of St. Ann, Mo., formerly of Campbell, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 21, 2002, at the Missouri Baptist Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.

Born Sept. 9, 1921, he was a member of the Westside General Baptist Church in St. Ann.

He married Melba L. Shaffer, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one son, Darrel D. King; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Joyce L. Hamsma.

Visitation will be from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Thursday, Jan. 24, at the Landess Fuenral Home in Campbell.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at the Landess Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. James Hamlett officiating.

Burial will follow at the Woodlawn Cemetery in Campbell.

The family suggests memorials may be made to the Westside General Baptist Church Building Fund, 3545 Wismer Rd., St. Ann, Mo., 63074.

Bertha Crumley

Bertha Crumley, 87, of Doniphan, Mo., formerly of Hayti, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw-Osburn Funeral Home of Hayti.

Ollie Getter

Ollie Mae Getter, 79, of Essex, Mo., died Monday, Jan. 21, 2002, at the Clearview Nursing Center near Sikeston, Mo.

Born April 12, 1922, in Marvel, Ark., daughter of the late Bill and Mary Smith Jones, she was a member of the New Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Essex and worked for Tyson Foods.

Survivors include one daughter, Mae Ida Whitaker, of Essex; three sons, Robert Jones and Billy Joe Getter, both of Malden, Mo. and Jesse James Getter, of St. Louis, Mo.; 16 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Moses Grayson officiating.

Burial will follow at the Macedonia Cemetery in Malden.

Charlsie Shelton

Charlsie Mae Shelton, 83, of Cape Girardeau, Mo., formerly of Clarkton, Mo., died today, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2002, at The Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.

Gracia Vaughn

Gracia Vaughn, 81, of Bowling Green, Ky., formerly of Holcomb, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, at the Colonial Manor Nursing Home in Bowling Green.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Campbell, Mo.

Albert Weaver

Albert Weaver, 81, of Portageville, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, at the Portageville Nursing Home.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden, Mo.

Danny Westerfield

Reginald "Reggie" Danny Westerfield, 51, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., formerly of Kennett, died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2002, at his residence.

Born July 31, 1950, in Kennett, son of the late Isaac Dewey and Velma Mae Briggs Westerfield, he attended the First Christian Church in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

On July 14, 1973, he married Jerry Bennett, who survives of the home.

Survivors also include one son, Reginald Danny Westerfield II, of Poplar Bluff; one brother, Russell Westerfield, of Wichita Falls, Texas; one sister, Cynthia Nevill, of Kennett and one half-sister, Ann Redman, of Benton, Ky.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Cotrell Funeral Home in Poplar Bluff, Mo. with the Rev. Steve Patterson officiating.

Burial was in the City Cemetery in Poplar Bluff.

Clyde White

Clyde White, 81, of Kennett, died Monday, Jan. 21, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Visitation will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Lillian Williams

Lillian Williams, 98, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, at National Health Care in Kennett.

Born Aug. 15, 1903, in Caruth, Mo., she was the daughter of the late William and Susan Elizabeth Biggs Miles.

She married Curt Williams, who preceded her in death on Aug. 31, 1983. She was also preceded in death by five brothers, Dewey, Curtis and Willie Miles and Zeke and Bill Earls and six sisters, Glendora Cook, Mayme Edwards, Mattie Horner, Melissa Wagster, Ada Biggs and Maggie Watkins.

Survivors include one daughter, Nancy Toombs and husband, Jim, of Kennett; two grandchildren, Terri Toombs, of Kennett and Susan Toombs, of Springfield, Mo. and 10 nieces, Polly Legan, Judy Richardson, Pauline Jones, Peggy Haberman, Barbara Sexton, Emma Jo and Rose Horner, Kathryn Hunter, Carolyn Workman and Carol Travis.

Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 23, at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett with the Rev. Paul Lanning officiating.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Kennett.

Robert Younger

Robert Younger, 82, of Worden, Ill., formerly of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2002, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the Landess Funeral Home of Malden.