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Area Deaths

Sunday, November 25, 2001

Marcella Adams

Marcella Adams, 55, of Rives, Mo., died Thursday, Nov. 22, 2001, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born Sunday, Dec. 23, 1945, in Vinton, Iowa, daughter of the late William and Beulah Lungar Covington, she was a homemaker.

Survivors include three daughters, Tammy Murphy of Campbell, Mo., Terri McElhaney of Poplar Bluff, Mo. Theresa Adams of Bragg City, Mo.; two brothers, Ray Covington of Belmont, Iowa and Dale Covington of Colter, Iowa; two sisters, Wilma Rich of Colter, Iowa and Frances Roster of Vinton, Iowa; a companion, Junior Pritchett of Rives, seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Ray Adams, a sister, Lillian Lindsey and a grandson, Mitchell Hatley.

Visitation will be today, Sunday, Nov. 25, from noon until the time of service at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Steele.

Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. in the Mt. Zion Cemetery at Steele with the Rev. Robin Pritchett officiating.

Mae Clifford

Mae Clifford, 74, of Holcomb, died Saturday, Nov. 24, 2001, at her residence.

Arrangements are incomplete with Landess Funeral Home of Campbell.

Jewell Cook

Jewell Cook, 81, of White Oak, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 23, 2001 at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Arrangements are incomplete with McDaniel Funeral Service of Kennett.

Betty Glass

Graveside services for Betty Belle Glass, Springfield, formerly of Kennett, will be conducted Saturday, December 1, at 10:00 a.m. at the Oak Ridge Cemetery, Kennett, with her son, the Rev. James L. Glass officiating.

The daughter of the late Judge James V. Billings and Leora Sapp Billings, she was born February 13, 1918, in Kennett. She was married to the late Charles L. Glass. Mrs. Glass was retired from the County Clerks‚ Office, Greene County, where she worked for 33 years. She died Sunday, November 18, at the age of 84.

Survivors include her son James L. Glass, San Diego, California and two grandchildren Kathryn Glass of Burbank, California and David Glass of Portland, Oregon.

The family requests that memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Kennett."

Maxine Henry

Maxine Henry, 78, of Route 2, Steele, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2001, at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Blytheville, Ark.

Born Monday, July 9, 1923, in the Samford Community in Missouri, daughter of the late Joe I. and Hazel Edwards Samford, she was a homemaker and member of the Samford Church of Christ.

She married Albert Lewis "Bert" Henry who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Frances Miller.

Survivors include one son, Howard Henry and his wife, Cheryl, of Steele; two brothers, Joe Edward Samford and Hugh Samford, both of Steele; one sister, Lucille Grindstaff of Fort Payne, Ala.; a granddaughter, Jennifer Creecy of Sikeston and a grandson, Justin Henry of Steele.

Funeral services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, in the Samford Church of Christ with Steve Harris officiating.

Burial was in Pemiscot Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Caruthersville under direction of Bradshaw Funeral Home of Steele.

Lula Macon

Lula Macon, 93, of Senath, Mo., died Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2001, at the Senath Nursing Home.

Born Aug. 1, 1908 in Bloomfield, Mo. she was the daughter of the late John Henry and Dora Champion Lemons.

On Oct. 10, 1929 near Senath, she married Leo Macom.

Survivors include two grandchildren, Julie Dahlhauser of Brownsville, Tenn. and Allan Browning of New Orleans, La.; three great-grandchildren, Hart, Hilarie and John Dahlhauser all of Brownsville and one son-in-law, Morris Browning of Senath.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathy Browning, two brothers, George and Weldon Lemons and three sisters, Beulah Sikes, Grace Horn and Carrie Lucille Lemons.

Funeral Services were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, in the First United Methodist Church in Senath with the Rev. Gene West officiating.

Burial was in the Senath Cemetery under direction of McDaniel Funeral Service of Senath.

Pallbearers were Ken Sikes, Mike Lemons, Richard Cummins, Gerald Gentry, Jr., Jerald Parker and Travis Gaylean.

Gracie Mears

Gracie Mears, 88, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Rives, Mo., died Friday, Nov. 23, 2001 at Arkansas Methodist Hospital in Paragould.

Visitation will begin at noon today, Sunday, Nov. 25, in the McDaniel Funeral Service Chapel in Kennett.

Services will be at 2 p.m. today in the McDaniel Chapel with the Rev. Bill Fox officiating.

Burial will be in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Kennett.

Michael Patterson Michael James Patterson, 38, of Phoenix, Ariz. and formerly of Malden, Mo., died Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2001, at his residents.

Arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.