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Area Deaths

Sunday, July 6, 2003

Estella Earnheart

Estella I. Earnheart, 90, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, July 3, 2003, at Malden Nursing Center in Malden.

Born July 9, 1912, in Wooster, Ark., a daughter of the late William and Kellie Mallett Earnheart, she was a member of the Assembly of God Church.

She is survived by several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three sisters, Maggie Holcomb, Mattie Rush and Berlla Sanders; and seven brothers, Luther, Archie, Elzie, Ben, Lonnie, Alvis and Guy Earnheart.

Funeral services are 2 p.m. today, Sunday, July 6, in Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with the Revs. Chuck Puckett and Mike Puckett officiating. Burial in the Memorial Park Cemetery in Malden.

Leroy Jarred

Leroy Dugan Jarred, 71, of Steele, Mo., died Thursday, July 3, 2003, at his residence.

Born Monday, April 4, 1932, in Denton, Mo., a son of the late Pleas and Pearl Brumley Jarred, he was a retired auto body mechanic.

Survivors include three sons, Gary, Wayne and Jimmy Jarred, all of Steele; five daughters, Gayla Boone, Vickie Glidewell, Tina Heaton, and Mary Jane Bomar, all of Steele and Lila Faye Smith of Blytheville, Ark.; one brother, Lesper Jarred of Steele; and two sisters, Glenda Peters of Caruthersville, Mo. and Donna Ward of Steele; 14 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and seven step-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services are 2 p.m. today, Sunday, July 6, at Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home Chapel in Steele with Pastor Danny Lacer officiating.

Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery at Steele.

Lynn Joplin

Lynn Langston Joplin, 71, of Grandin, Mo., and formerly of Clarkton, Mo., died Friday, July 4, 2003, at Three Rivers Healthcare North in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Funeral arrangements are incomplete with Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden.

Arley Martin

Arley Carl Martin, 62, of Senath, Mo., died Monday, June 30, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Born Sept. 20, 1940, in Eufaula, Okla., he was the son of the late Wilburn and Floye Flood Martin.

Survivors include one son, Shannon Martin and wife, Shunta, of Houston, Texas; four brothers, Doyle and Bill Martin, of Kennett, Bob Martin, of Senath and Ernest Martin, of Wichita, Kan.; one sister, Maxine Pender, of Kennett and one grandson, Rodney Rice.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Jerry and Jack Martin and one sister, Wandena Dunigan.

Graveside services were held Thursday, July 3, at the Senath Cemetery with the Rev. Charles Avants officiating.

Pallbearers were Glen, Billy, Leland and Shannon Martin, Johnny Tenison and Chris Coleman.

McDaniel Funeral Home of Senath was in charge of arrangements.

Alfred McGrath, Jr.

Alfred "Butch" McGrath, Jr., 55, of Marquand, Mo., died Wednesday, July 2, 2003, at his residence.

Born Sunday, May 23, 1948, in Steele, Mo., he was a son of Tilda Allison McGrath Wiseman of Marquand and the late Alfred Lenord McGrath, Sr.

Survivors also include a brother, John McGrath of Pevely, Mo. and a sister, Jane Hanks of Marquand.

He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, George Wiseman.

Funeral services were 1 p.m. Saturday, July 5, at the Bradshaw-Powell Funeral Home Chapel in Steele with the Rev. Kenny Durham officiating.

Burial was in Mt. Zion Cemetery at Steele.