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area deaths

Thursday, August 28, 2003

Sammy Brown

Sammy Brown, 62, of Kennett, died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2003, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 31, at the Community Temple Church in Kennett with Bishop Luke Robinson officiating.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Bennie Burdin

Bennie R. Burdin, 93, of Piggott, Ark., formerly of Rector, Ark., died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2003, at the Piggott Hospital.

Born Sept. 21, 1909, in Butler County, Ky., he was the son of the late John T. and Artilla Aldridge Burdin.

On Sept. 9, 1928, he married Lena Lee Bery, who preceded him in death on Aug. 23, 1989. He was also preceded in death by one son, James Edward Burdin; three daughters, Delores and Bessie Jane Burdin and Beatrice Stevenson; four brothers, Wes, Garrett, Zennie and Estel Burdin; two sisters, Lou Dunlap and Janie Burden and three grandchildren, Bobby James and Dallas George Burdin and Bennie Cleveland Schmitt.

Survivors include four sons, Hughey Burdin, of DeSoto, Mo., Alvie and Rollen Burdin, both of Piggott and Vic Burdin, of Festus, Mo.; one daughter, Ruby Schmitt; one sister-in-law, Evelyn Burdin, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; 14 grandchildren and several great and great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. today, Thursday, Aug. 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Rev. Futrell Butler officiating.

Burial was in the Woodland Heights Cemetery at Rector.

Pallbearers were Terry and G.L. Palmer, Mike Masters, Alvie Schicutt, Danny Harmon and Frank Thrasher.

R.D. Burgess

R.D. "Bunt" Burgess, 64, of Holcomb, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2003, at the University Hospital in St. Louis, Mo.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, Aug. 28, at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Damous Marlow

Damous Naomi Marlow, 95, of Winnemucca, Nev., formerly of Kennett, died Sunday, Aug. 24, 2003, at the Humboldt General Hospital in Winnemucca.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Kennett with Rev. Don Sherrin officiating.

Burial will follow at the Oak Ridge Cemetery in Kennett.

Millie Reasons

Millie Reasons, 88, of Kennett, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2003, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete with the McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett.

Melinda Webber

Melinda Louise Webber, 29, of Clarkton, Mo., died Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2003, at Three Rivers Healthcare North in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 29, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 30, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with Revs. Roger Fowler and Wayne Gilmore officiating.

Burial will follow at the Stanfield Cemetery in Clarkton.