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Area Deaths

Friday, January 18, 2002

Louise Gill

Louise Gill, 94, of Martin, Tenn., formerly of Bragg City, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2002, at her residence.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Friday, Jan. 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Bragg City Baptist Church with Revs. Dale Rickman and A.C. Gardner officiating.

Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Memorials may be made to the Camp McClanahan Children Scholarship Fund, 212 Southwest Drive, Kennett, Mo. 63857.

Edna Landrum

Edna Landrum, 89, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2002, at National Health Care in Kennett.

Born June 25, 1912, in White Oak, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Louis S. and Cora A. Sutton Bryant.

On March 17, 1933, she married Earnest Lee Landrum, who preceded her in death on Oct. 1, 1960. She was also preceded in death by two sons, J.R. and Robert Landrum; one brother, Edgar Dye and one sister, Maudie Aldridge.

Survivors include two sons, Charles Landrum, of Piggott, Ark. and G.W. Landrum, of Nixa, Mo.; one daughter, Mary Moody, of Piggott; one sister, Betty Stewart, of St. Louis, Mo.; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. today, Friday, Jan. 18, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. J.C. Joyner officiating.

Burial was in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Gary Simmons, Steve Mobbs, Brian Goodrich, Larry McDowell, Dashel Finley and Walter Dearing.

Johnny Little

Johnny Little, 80. of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2002, at John J. Pershing VA Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Visitation will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kit Campbell officiating.

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

Dona Long

Dona A. Long, 89, of Springfield, Mo., formerly of Bernie, Mo., died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2002, at the Springfield Rehab Healthcare in Springfield.

Born March 12, 1912, in Lamar, Ark., daughter of the late Ben f. and Molly Cook Harmon, she was a member of the Bernie Nazerene Church in Bernie and a homemaker.

On Dec. 14, 1935, in Hagarville, Ark., she married Ben Calvin Long, who preceded her in death on Dec. 5, 1969. She was also preceded in death by two brothers.

Survivors include four sons, Huey P. Long, of Kansas City, Kan., Ben Harmon and Stephen Long, both of Bernie and Douglas Wayne Long, of Satanta, Kan.; two daughters, Mary E. Long, of St. Louis, Mo. and Sylvia K. Sneed, of Springfield; one brother, Orville Harmon, of Tulsa, Okla.; one sister, Bessie Rowbottom, of Lamar; 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. today, Friday, Jan. 18, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Don Wells officiating.

Burial will follow at the Bernie Cemetery.

James D. McKinney

James D. McKinney, 60, of Kennett, died Thursday, Jan. 17, 2002, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.