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DABBS, Goldie P.
JONESBORO, ARKANSAS: Goldie P. Dabbs, 90, died January 24, 2007. She was born November 23, 1916. She was a homemaker, and was of the Baptist faith. She is survived by her sons, Lavon Crawford and Bobby Joe Crawford, both of Jonesboro, and William Dabbs of Franklin, TN; a daughter, Ethel Louise Cole of Jonesboro; 12 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William P. Dabbs; her parents, Fielding and Ella Lakey; two brothers, Guy Parson and Johnny Lakey; and four sisters, Callie Boynton, Emma Phillips, Jewel Hester and Daisy Johnson. Services were held at Gregg Funeral Home. Burial was at Oaklawn Cemetery.

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DACE, Donald F.
HEBER SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Donald Foster Dace, 76, died May 19, 2003. He was born February 25, 1927 to the late Harry Foster and Harriett Bond Dace. He was a retiree of the Soil Conservation Service, and was a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees. He also worked as a farm and real estate appraiser. He attended Tumbling Shoals Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He was a member of the Gideons, and enjoyed genealogy and travel. Survivors include his wife, Marjaleen Jarry Dace; three daughters, Sarah McMullen and husband Eddie of Des Arc, Janna Beall and husband Byron of Flower Mound, TX, and Rebecca and husband Frank of Denver, CO; four stepsons, Ronald and Kim of Austin, TX, Richard and Margaret of Tampa, FL, Thomas of Heber Springs, and Denis and Debra of Webster City, IA; two brothers, Scott of El Paso, and Sam of Conway; a sister, Judith of Clinton, MO; 5 grandchildren; 5 step-grandchildren; and 4 step great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 41 years, Mary Alice Franklin Dace; and a brother, Douglas. Services were held at Tumbling Shoals Baptist Church with Rev. Derek Westmoreland officiating. Interment was at Rest Hills Cemetery in North Little Rock with arrangements by Olmstead Funeral Home.

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DACUS, Mildred L.
BONO, ARKANSAS: Mildred L. Dacus, 88, died September 5, 2002. She had worked at Sauser's Mercantile, and attended the Bono Church of Christ. She is survived by her daughter, Glenda Lane of Bono; two grandchildren, Blake Lane and Bilinda Lane Norman; and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd T. "Bob" Dacus; a sister; and a brother. Services were held at the Bono Church of Christ with George Hulett and Tony Sauser officiating. Burial was at Trinity Cemetery with arrangements by Emerson Funeral Home of Jonesboro, AR.

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DAGGETT, Laverne
HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Laverne May Daggett, 68, died March 31, 2006. She was born February 1, 1938. She was a member of the Arkansas Women's Golf Association, and the D.A.R. Survivors include a daughter, Johnna Daggett Westerman of Hot Springs; and a son, Bert Daggett of Paragould. She was preceeded in death by her parents, Joseph and Mary May; and her husband, W.H. Daggett. Services were held at Andrew's Episcopal Church in Marianna. Arrangements were handled by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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DAGGS, Velma
WALDRON, ARKANSAS: Velma Faye Daggs, 97, died April 18, 2009. She was born October 25, 1911 to the late William and Rosa Wilkins Townsend. She attended the Waldron First Church of the Nazarene. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Loretta Daggs; six grandchildren, Jimmy Daggs of Stillwater, OK, Kenneth Daggs of Stillwater, OK, Jason Daggs of Clarksville, Sherry Hoffman of Alma, Pam Owens of Waldron, and Terri Benefield of Fanshaw, OK; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, Rev. Olen Daggs; her parents; and a great-grandson Jase Daggs. Services were held at Sugar Grove Community Church. Interment was at Sugar Grove Cemetery near Booneville, AR with arrangements by Heritage Memorial Funeral Home.

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DAILEY, Edward
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Edward Dailey died June 9, 1951. He was born September 6, 1877. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Spanish-American War. Interment was at the National Cemetery in Little Rock.

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DAKOULIS, Anthony G., Jr.
HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Anthony George Dakoulis, Jr., 80, died July 17, 2006. He was born April 12, 1926, and was the son of the late Anthony Dakoulis. He was a member of Carpenters Trust Union of Western, WA. Interment was at Rock Springs Cemetery in Buckville, AR under the direction of Caruth Village Funeral Home.

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DALE, Merle
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Merle Dale, 76, died April 24, 2009. She was born August 29, 1932 to Merle and Mary Ophelia Bookout Linzy. She was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. She is survived by two sons, Michael Espinedo of Dallas, TX and Frank Espinedo of Conway; 3 grandchildren; a niece; several nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Louise Bagley; two brothers, Arnold Linzy and Alan Linzy; and a nephew, Jimmy Linzy. Arrangements were handled by Latimer Funeral Home.

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DALRYMPLE, Helen B.
PRESCOTT, ARKANSAS: Helen B. Dalrymple, 97, died January 31, 2007. She was born December 20, 1909 to Dr. A.S. and Ethel Tompkins Buchanan. She was an educator. She attended the the First Presbyterian Church of Prescott for over 85 years, where she was the oldest living member. Survivors include a son, Carl Dalrymple, Jr. of Prescott; a sister, Katherine Buchanan of Little Rock; three grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 60 years, Carl Dalrymple, Sr.; and a daughter-in-law, Lanora Dalrymple. Interment was at DeAnn Cemetery under the direction of Shackelford Funeral Home of Prescott, AR.

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DALY, Hazel
EDGEMONT, ARKANSAS: Hazel M. Daly, 91, died April 6, 2009. She retired from the U.S. Civil Service. She attended St. Frances of Assisi Catholic Church in Fairfield Bay, where she was a member of the Altar Society. She was a member of the AARP, DAV Auxiliary Unit, and many religious and environmental organizations. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Donald and Diane Dean of Heber Springs; and a sister, Annabel Roskos of Hazleton, PA. She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Daly; and her parents, Elmer O'Neill Morris and Anna Stufflebean Morris. Burial was at Woodland Memorial Park with arrangements by Olmstead Funeral Home.

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DAMRON, Clifford
WYNNE, ARKANSAS: Clifford Damron, 76, died January 9, 2010. He was born September 10, 1933 to Harry and Tarlie Strange Damron. He was a heavy equipment operator for the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. He was a decorated veteran of the U.S. Army, and served in the Korean War. He a Baptist and a member of the VFW. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. He is survived by two sons, Robert Damron of Beaufort, SC, and Harrell Damron and wife Karen of Monette, AR; four daughters, Debra Taylor and husband Joey of Wynne, Charlotte Gonzalez of Beaufort, SC, Sheryl Damron of Sidney, OH, and Jannette Beshears and husband Brent of Wynne; two brothers, Herman Damron and Henry Damron, both of Cherry Valley; five sisters, Dorma Tims of Byhalia, MS, Ella Ross of Cherry Valley, Lorene Morehead of Jonesboro, Irma Jones of Wynne, and Barbara Ann Ridge of Hickory Ridge, AR; 11 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Mildred Harrell Damron; a brother, Willard Damron; and two sisters, Ailene Brooks and Burma Spencer. Interment with military honors was at Harris Chapel Cemetery by Thompson-Wilson Funeral Home.

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DAMRON, Ida May Osborne
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS: Ida M. Osborne Damron died on November 7, 1924. She was born in Little Flock, AR to George and Lucy Osborne on August 26, 1875. She was the wife of Joe N. Damron, and the couple had four children. She is survived by her husband and three children. Burial was at Barron Cemetery.

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DANAHER, Michael J.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Michael J. Danaher, a Civil War veteran, died on December 24, 1898. He was born in Pennsylvania on August 24, 1835. He was married to Adelia Kennedy Danaher. Interment was at Mount Holly Cemetery.

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DANCY, Eva R.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Eva Ruth Dancy, 83, died August 14, 2006. She was born July 30, 1923 to the late James Arthur Dancy and Laura Dancy. She attended the Ebenezer Church of God in Christ, and also Holy Temple Catherdral Church of God in Christ in Little Rock, where she served on the Mothers' Board, and was a choir member and soloist. Surviving family members include a daughter, Phyllis Dancy of Little Rock; 9 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Melvina Arnita Dancy; a brother, Arthur Dancy; and a sister, Necie Mae Price. Services were held at Holy Temple Cathedral Church of God in Christ with L.T. Walker officiating. Burial was at Rest In Peace Cemetery under the direction of Christian Way Funeral Home of Pine Bluff, AR.

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DANDY, Olive Jane
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Olive J. Dandy, 94, passed away Janary 27, 2005. She was born December 27, 1910 to Jake and Dora Rouse Zielstra. She attended Salem Lutheran Church in Springdale, and was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband, George R. Dandy, to whom she was married September 18, 1938; two sons, Gary Dandy and wife Kay of Eureka Springs and Marvin Dandy and wife Brenda of Springdale; four daughters, Cleo Breyfogle and husband Dean of Holstein, IA, Jan Sevadjian and husband Bill of Dallas, TX, Diane Hines of Marietta, GA, and Marlys Taylor of Lowell; a brother, Lester Zielstra of Ruthven, IA; a sister, Arlene McMillin of Ringsted, IA; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Salem Lutheran Church in Springdale with Rev. Mark Q.L. Louderback officiating. Burial was at Salem Lutheran Cemetery.

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DANIEL, Edna
PRESCOTT, ARKANSAS: Edna Zavanna Daniel, 86, died February 26, 2004. She was born September 22, 1917 to Henry Joseph Lowe and Addie Marie Morris Lowe. She attended Bowden Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, James Roy Daniel; two nephews, Dr. Arlis Wayne Lowe of Texarkana and Bobby Lowe of Memphis, TN; and a niece, Betty Jane Lowe of Memphis, TN. Services were held at the chapel of Shackelford Funeral Home. Burial was at Sweet Home Cemetery.

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DANIEL, Lillie Mae
FORREST CITY, ARKANSAS: Lillie Mae Daniel, 64, died June 15, 2009. She was born August 9, 1944 to West Daniel and Henrietta Farley Daniel. She is survived by three sons, Tommy Daniel and Hollis Daniel, both of Forrest City, and Alfreddie Daniel of Little Rock; two daughters, Henrietta Daniel and Loretta Williams, both of Forrest City; a brother, Walter Richards of Cairo, IL; and 17 grandchildren. Services were held at Williams Temple Church of God in Christ. Burial was at Shady Grove Cemetery under the direction of Woodhouse Mortuary.

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DANIELS, George N.
DUMAS, ARKANSAS: George Nelson Daniels, 57, died May 23, 2005. He was born February 25, 1948 to the late James Daniels and Ruby Daniels. He is survived by his wife, Doris Daniels; three sons, Damien Daniels, James R. Daniels and Dominic T. Daniels, all of Oakland, CA; a stepdaughter, Kimberly Robinson of Dumas; three brothers, Floyd Coger, Kenneth Coger and Luther Coger, all of Dumas; six sisters, Alice Kerce, Mary Thompson and Luddie Larkins, all of Dumas, Peggy Hudson of Pine Bluff, Joyce Daniels of Fort Smith and Angela Coger of Dallas, TX; and a grandmother, Ethel B. Rivers of Marianna. Services were held at Mount Moriah Missionary Baptist Church in Dumas. Burial was at Free Gift Cemetery in Dumas with arrangements by Serenity Gardens Funeral Services.

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DANIELS, Jack W.
LINCOLN, ARKANSAS: Jack Wayne Daniels, 71, died December 3, 2004. He was born November 28, 1933 to John Floyd and Orpha Jean Robinson Daniels. He was a farmer and a retired supervisor for SSI Construction. He attended New Sulphur Baptist Church. Among the survivors are his wife, Donnis Barrett Daniels; two sons, Gary Daniels of Tontitown and Jackie Daniels of Hindsville; three brothers, Junior Daniels of Bradenton, FL, Shelly Daniels of Kansas City, KS, and Terry Daniels of Delaney; three sisters, Jo Marie Wiley of Wayton, Sandy Gulledge of Delaney, and Donna Fields of Springdale; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a grandson. Services were held at New Sulphur Baptist Church with Rev. Glen Faulkner officiating. Interment was at Snow Cemetery in Wayton, AR with arrangements by Brashears Funeral Home.

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DANIELS, James
SULPHUR SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: James C. "Jack" Daniels, 70, died in September of 1974. He was born October 30, 1903 in Sulphur Springs to Mr. and Mrs. Jim Daniels. He was a Methodist. He was a Mason and a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Services were held at the Methodist Church in Sulphur Springs. Interment was at Butler Creek Cemetery under the direction of Callison-McKinney Funeral Home.

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DANNER, Charles C.
DeWITT, ARKANSAS: Charles Cecil Danner, 80, died August 11, 2003. He was born June 18, 1923 to the late Alonzo and Ora Danner. He was a retiree of the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department. He was a member of the National Rifle Association and the AARP. He attended the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. There are no immediate survivors. Services were held at Essex Funeral Home of DeWitt, followed by burial at Walnut Lake Cemetery in Dumas, AR.

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DANSBY, Velma
MANDEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Velma Louise Dansby, 73, died January 30, 2003 at her residence. She was born April 6, 1929 in Miller County, AR. She attended Mount Pleasant C.M.E. Church, and was a member of the Mandeville Volunteer Fire Department, the Democratic Central Committee, the NAACP, the Arkansas Beauticians' Association, and the Semper Fidelis Club. She is survived by her husband, Eldrew J. Dansby; three daughters and a son-in-law, Vernetia Dansby of Dallas, Stephanett Dansby of Texarkana, and Patricia Dansby and Robert Burns of Santa Clarita, CA; 8 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Mount Pleasant C.M.E. Church. Interment was at Cleveland Cemetery by Lyles Funeral Home.

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DARDEN, Rosalind
HOPE, ARKANSAS: Rosalind Darden, 85, died January 30, 2003 at a local hospital. She was born September 11, 1917 in Prescott, AR. She was a missionary and a member of Holy Ghost Temple Church of God in Christ in McNab, AR. She is survived by two stepsons, Sammy Darden of Alaska, and Joe Nathan Darden of Louisiana; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Washington Temple Church of God in Christ. Burial was at New Salem Cemetery in Rosston, AR with arrangements by Hicks Funeral Home.

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DARING, Martha
SILOAM SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Martha Ollie Daring died May 7, 1957. She was born August 16, 1881. She attended the Assembly of God church. She was survived by two sons, Ervin and Ralph; two sisters; 5 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery under the direction of Pyeatte Funeral Home.

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DARR, Carol Kennemore
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Carol Kennemore Darr, 54, died December 16, 2002. She was a homemaker, and attended 3rd Avenue Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Donald Darr of Paragould; a daughter, Carrie Darr of Paragould; and a granddaughter, Haley Darr of Paragould. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence and Verna Kennemore. Interment was at Linwood Cemetery with arrangements by Mitchell Funeral Home.

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DARR, Earline Marshall
NEWPORT, ARKANSAS: Earline Marshall Darr, 77, died March 20, 2006. Survivors include three sons, Eddie, Danny and James Rogers; four daughters, Margie Cunningham, Brenda Cantrell, Virginia Allen and Sara Beth Craver; 14 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Amos Darr; and her parents, Willie Hill and Ulyesses Marshall. Graveside services were held at Memory Gardens Cemetery at Johnstown, AR.

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DARRAH, Allegra M.
BELLA VISTA, ARKANSAS: Allegra M. Darrah, 90, died April 12, 2000. She was born July 31, 1909 to William and Mary Offenhiser Heimerdinger. She was a graduate of Loyola University in Chicago, and Oak Park School of Nursing. She was a registered nurse and had a Master's degree in biology. She was a member of Bella Vista Community Church, the Andante Music Club, the Northwest Arkansas Symphony Guild and the Bella Vista Singles Club. She is survived by twin daughters, Penny Kistler of Irvine, CA, and Sharon Sternberg of Crown Point, IN; 4 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. No services were planned. Arrangements were handled by Bella Vista Funeral Home.

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DARROUGH, Fred O.
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Fred Otis Darrough, 56, died January 25, 2005. He was born March 27, 1948 to the late Frank Darrough and Susie Watkins Darrough. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and attended Travelers Rest Baptist Church in Grady. He is survived by his wife, Ella M. Sanders Darrough; a daughter, Christina Satcher of Arlington, TX; two brothers, Johnnie Darrough of Chicago and Samuel Darrough of Grady; four sisters, Ruby McKinzie of Gould, Elmyria Simmons of Chicago, IL, Irma Hudson of St. Louis and Lula Darrough of Leesville, LA; and 2 grandchildren. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Gould with Rev. C. James Lee officiating. Burial was at Lincoln Memorial Garden in Varner with arrangements by Brown Funeral Home.

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DAUGHERTY, Freda D. Gilmer
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Freda D. Gilmer Daugherty, 81, died May 1, 2007. She was born January 19, 1926 to Quince and Vera Gilmer. She is survived by a daughter, Dee McCauley; a brother, Bill Gilmer and wife Rosbel; a grandson, Greg Shoptaw and wife Kelly; and a nephew, Greg Gilmer and wife Leann. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond R. Daugherty, Sr. Memorial donations may be made to the Pulaski County Humane Society. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of Ashby Funeral Home.

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DAVENPORT, Helen Glaze
BRINKLEY, ARKANSAS: Helen Magazine Glaze Davenport, 75, died December 26, 2006. She was born October 8, 1931 to the late Cleveland and Dora Glaze. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. She is survived by two sons, Tex Grady and wife Linda of Bradford, and Jackie Grady and wife Cindy of Florida; a daughter, Geraldine Majors of Brinkley; a half-brother, Rocky Grady of Bald Knob; 9 grandchildren; and 17 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Davenport; brothers Bailey and Jack Glaze; and sisters, Rosie Grady, Mamie Neal, and Lilly Glaze. Burial was at the Salem Cemetery north of Moro with arrangements by Bob Neal & Sons Funeral Home of Brinkley, AR.

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DAVENPORT, Obedia J.
YELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Obedia J. Davenport, 82, died March 3, 2007. She was born September 3, 1924 to the late Whit and Rosa Dillard Davenport. She was a retired seamstress for the Mar-Bax Shirt Company in Yellville. She enjoyed music, and was a member of the Marion County Nursing Home Ladies' Auxiliary. Survivors include three sons, Dennis Fisk and wife Brenda of North Little Rock, Ronnie Fisk and wife Jan of Cameron, MO, and Wade Payne and wife Billie of Concord, CA; a daughter, Wanda Payne of League City, TX; five brothers, Odale Davenport, Glen Davenport and wife Nelda, Zell Davenport and wife Vanita, Dwayne Davenport and wife Barbara, and Joe Davenport and wife Ann, all of Yellville; two sisters, Dee Callahan of Yellville, and Linda Rucker and husband Doug of Mountain Home; 7 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Donna Davenport, Floy Dillard, and Almeda Lynch; and two brothers, Loy and Ward Davenport. Interment was at Caney Cemetery with arrangements by Burns Funeral Home.

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DAVENPORT, William
TEXARKANA, ARKANSAS: William Carl Davenport, 43, died December 7, 2003. He was born August 30, 1960. He attended Walker Chapel CME Church. He is survived by a daughter, Portiah Webb of Tyler, TX; a son, Eron Davenport of Texarkana; his parents; four sisters, Barbara McDonald of Kansas City, MO, Bettye Ford and Marye Willingham of Texarkana, and Diane Carter of Arlington, TX; three brothers, Leon Davenport, Jr. of Texarkana, Rickey Davenport of Los Angeles, and Ronald Davenport of Kansas City; 5 grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Lonoke Baptist Church with Rev. Willie Harris officiating. Burial was at Amie Cemetery under the direction of Lyles Funeral Home.

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DAVES, Una Lucille
JONESBORO, ARKANSAS: Una Lucille Daves, 96, died January 7, 2009. She was born September 13, 1912 to the late James T. and Mary Turner Young. She was a Methodist. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Cecil and Judy Daves of Trumann; a daughter and son-in-law, Mary Ann and Johnie Butler of Wake Village, TX; a brother, Quinn Young of Merced, CA; three sisters, Wilma Penrod of Santa Rosa, CA, Geraldine Silvira of Atwater, CA, and Elaine Gomes of Reno, NV; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roger Daves. Services were held at Quitman United Methodist Church. Interment was at Quitman Cemetery by Olmstead Funeral Home.

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DAVID, Faye Wiley
MALVERN, ARKANSAS: Faye Wiley David, 86, died September 26, 2009. She was born February 22, 1923 to the late Roy and Cummie Phillips Wiley. She attended St. Paul United Methodist Church. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Phala and Jerry Strother of Malvern, her grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul David; and a son and daughter-in-law, Donald Paul and Ann Cummings David. Burial was at Shadowlawn Cemetery under the direction of Regency Funeral Home.

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DAVID, Gloria Dusek
BRINKLEY, ARKANSAS: Gloria Dusek David, 79, died March 13, 2007. She was born October 7, 1927 to the late Joseph Dusek and Susie Guidos Dusek. She earned a degree in Education in 1949. She was an educator, and worked with special needs students. She was a longtime member of the Brinkley Band Boosters Club, and was an assistant Girl Scout leader. She was formerly a member of the Mercy Hospital Auxiliary, a charter member of the Brinkley Country Club, and a silver medalist winner at the Arthur Murry Dance Studio of Ballroom Dancing. She enjoyed deep sea fishing, gardening, traveling, cooking, Razorback sports, and raising Boxer dogs. She is survived by two daughters, Vida Bullock and husband Bob of Little Rock, and Sandy Miller and husband Larry of Hot Springs; and by a pet dog, Miss Phoebe. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Dr. Neylon C. David; and three sisters, Susie Bauer, Helen Bates, and Libby Pleasants. Services were held at the First Baptist Church in Brinkley with Rev. Jim McDaniel and Rev. Johnny Fuqua officiating. Burial was at Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of Bob Neal and Sons Funeral Home.

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DAVIDSON, Irene Morris
MANILA, ARKANSAS: Irene Morris Davidson, 87, died December 4, 2007. She was the daughter of the late Louis and Martha Walker Morris. She was of the Pentecostal faith. She is survived by a son, Alton Davidson of Manila; and 2 granddaughters. She was preceded in death by her husband, Neil Davidson. Services were held at the chapel of Howard Funeral Service with Rev. Raymond Britt officiating. Burial was at Manila Cemetery.

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DAVIES, Joan
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Joan Margaret Davies, 79, died January 28, 2010. She was born July 12, 1930 to the late Benjamin Lewis and Margaret Helen Manning Morris. She was a member of the United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Ralph Calder Davies; two daughters, Cindy Medley and Margaret Edwards; and 2 granddaughters. Cremation arrangements were handled by Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Andrew
CAMDEN, ARKANSAS: Andrew Davis, 74, died November 30, 2002 at the Medical Center of South Arkansas in El Dorado. Survivors include three daughters, Dorothy Franklin of New Orleans, LA, and Diane Douglas and Denise Holmes, both of Camden; two sons, Rolando Davis of Little Rock, and Allen Davis of Camden; a brother, Ollie Willis of Camden; 24 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Mount Gillard Baptist Church. Interment was at Jones Cemetery under the direction of Reddick Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Bertha
DYER, ARKANSAS: Bertha Davis, 83, died December 30, 1969. She was born December 22, 1885 to Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Brown. She is survived by a son, William Davis; two stepsons, Betus Davis and Tom Davis; four stepdaughters, Ruby Hill, Atha Renfro, Ruth Holt, and Imogene Orich; 2 grandchildren; 16 step-grandchildren; and 23 step great-grandchildren. Services were held at Dyer Baptist Church. Interment was at Dyer Cemetery with arrangements by Greer Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Carrie
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Carrie Bell Davis, 85, died November 3, 2012. She was born March 3, 1927 in Molena, GA to the late John and Gushion Willis Love. She is survived by two sisters, Clarice Walker of Pine Bluff, and Mary Boyd of Columbus, OH; a brother, Booker Love of Columbus, OH; 4 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Mount Calvary Cemetery by Brown Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Gomella
LONOKE, ARKANSAS: Gomella Moses Davis, 49, died March 22, 2009. She is survived by her husband, Calvin Davis; two children, Kevin Moses and Jasmine Moses, all of Lonoke; four stepchildren, Calvin (Tina) Davis, Fred Taylor, Jasmine White, and Ann Maxwell; four sisters, Asalee Jones, Lola Johnson Taylor (Ron), Irma Jean Maxwell, and Sheryl Holmes (Clark); and two brothers, Curtis Jones (Rose), and John Gomillin (CoCo). Interment was at Neelum Cemetery in England, AR with arrangements by Presidential Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Lestel
PIGGOTT, ARKANSAS: Lestel "Slim" Davis, 79, died September 29, 2005. He was born May 9, 1926. He was a retired farmer, and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He attended the Church of God. Among the survivors are his wife, Pearl Sauls Adams; three sons, Paul Davis and Vernon Davis of Piggott, and Bobby Davis of Greenville, MO; three daughters, Donna Roberts of Gideon, MO, Brenda Huckelberry of Piggott, and Karen Davis of Paragould; a sister, Berthie Sellers of Jonesboro; 18 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Brown Chapel Cemetery with arrangements by White-Sanders Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Lewis E.
FLIPPIN, ARKANSAS: Lewis E. Davis, 59, died April 26, 1970. He was born September 21, 1910 to Alec and Mae Durham Davis. He worked as a carpenter. He is survived by his wife, Virginia Hurst Davis; his daughters, Nora Lee Blake of Flippin and Johnnie E. Lawhead of Cotter; two brothers, Alfred Davis of Flippin and Vernon Fitzpatrick of Buckner, MO; a sister, Nellie Mae Angel of Denver, CO; and two grandchildren. Services were held at the Flippin Baptist Church with Bro. Howard King and Bro. Dick Hurst officiating. Burial was at the Flippin Cemetery.

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DAVIS, Mattie
UMPIRE, ARKANSAS: Mattie Louvenia Martin Davis, 86, died June 30, 2002 in Van Buren, AR. She was born October 22, 1915 in Polk County. She was a retired poultry farmer and a member of Umpire Free Holiness Church. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Bonnie and Charles B. Dyer of Alma; a sister-in-law, Bonnie Davis of Umpire; a grandson; 5 great-grandchildren; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Daniel Davis. Services were held at Umpire Free Holiness Church. Interment was at Cedar Hill Cemetery by Wilkerson Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Princella
GOULD, ARKANSAS: Princella Davis, 64, died May 14, 2004. She was born August 1, 1939 to the late Alex Lang, Sr. and Alafair Porter Lang. She was a homemaker, and attended the 1st Baptist Church at Gould, where she was a member of the mission society. Survivors include her husband, Eldridge Davis; three daughters, Margaret Davis, Geanetta Davis and Linda Canady, all of Gould; four brothers, Walter Lang, Herman Lang, Alex Lang Jr. and Herbert Lang, all of Flint, Mich.; three sisters, Mildred Hortman, Alafair Willis and Shirley Lang, all of Milwaukee; 9 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the 1st Baptist Church with Rev. Isaac Barnes, Sr. officiating. Interment was at Union Cemetery in Gould with arrangements by Brown Funeral Home.

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DAVIS, Ron
EL DORADO, ARKANSAS: Ron Davis died June 20, 2007. He was born July 5, 1979 to Ronnie and Vicki Banks Davis. He is survived by his parents; a daughter, Roniza Davis of El Dorado; a brother, Christopher Davis of Calion, AR; a sister, Sylvia Davis of Calion; his paternal grandmother, Ava Nell Ball of El Dorado; and his maternal grandmother, Mildred Banks of Calion. He was preceded in death by both his paternal and maternal grandfathers. Services were held at Willow Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Kenneth Juniel officiating. Interment was at Ebenezer Caledonia Cemetery in Junction City, AR with arrangements entrusted to Sims Mortuary.

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DAVIS, Stanley E.
FOUKE, ARKANSAS: Stanley E. Davis, 105, died November 16, 2003. He was born September 1, 1898. He was an oilman, and also operated several NAPA stores. He attended the Seventh-Day Baptist Church. He belonged to the Evangeline Habibi Shriners Temple, Pioneer Oilfield People Club, and Exxon Annuitants. Among the survivors are two daughters, Wilma Dartez and Emma Lerille; eight grandchildren, Douglas Dartez, Tom Dartez, Mark Lerille and Stanley Lerille, Phyllis Bost, Cynthia Walker, Kackie Matte and Christine McGill; 12 great-grandchildren; and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his wife, Blanca Livia Vasquez Davis. He had moved to Lafayette, Louisiana, and services there were held at Marin and Castille Funeral Home. Graveside services were held at Fouke Cemetery with Rev. Minor Soper officiating. Arrangements were handled by Texarkana Funeral Home.

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DAWSON, Diana
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS: Diana Joyce Parker Dawson, 51, died January 16, 2004 at St. John's Hospital in Joplin, MO. She was born July 11, 1952 in Fayetteville to Elmer Ellis Parker and Lillian Florence Moore Parker. She is survived by her husband of 34 years, James Benton Dawson; two daughters, Joie Bray (Eddie) of Lowell, and Jamie Kinsey (Brian) of Centerton; her mother, of Fayetteville; and 4 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, Elmer Parker. Services were held at the First Assembly of God Church in Bentonville. Burial was at Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Hiwasse by Stockdale Funeral Service.

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DAY, Merenda
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Merenda Day, 94, died March 30, 2002. She was born January 8, 1908. She attended Marzell Baptist Church in Tamo, AR, where she served as an usher. There are no immediate survivors. Services were held at Marzell Baptist Church with Rev. Melvin Ely officiating. Burial was at Marzell Cemetery under the direction of Perry Funeral Home.

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DEAN, Libby Jane
YELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Libby Jane Dean, 102, died October 31, 2006. She was born August 21, 1904 to the late John Hugh and Lilly Florence Gentry Hand. She attended the Yellville Assembly of God Church. Survivors include her nieces, Wanda Harris of Yellville, Retha Babbit of Rogers, and Dorothy Hefley of Gepp, AR, her nephews, Gene Lewis and Walter Lewis of Yellville, and Dale Lewis of Sault Ste. Marie, MI; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Dean; one brother; and five sisters. Interment was at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Yellville with arrangements by H.A. Burns Funeral Home.

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DEAN, Matthew
MOSCOW, ARKANSAS: Matthew "Doc" Dean, 74, died March 20, 2002. He was born September 27, 1927 to the late Edward and Onethia Dean. He was a member of Daniel Chapel Baptist Church at Tamo, AR, where he served over 30 years as a Sunday School superintendent. He was also president of the Moscow Singing Union, and a member of the Doe Re Me Singers. Survivors include a daughter, Geneva Jackson of Pine Bluff; a brother, Edward Dean, Jr. of Pine Bluff; a sister, Bernice Jones of Little Rock; his caregivers, Anita Allen and Felton "Candy Boy" Thornton, both of Pine Bluff; and 3 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carrie Dean; a brother, Samuel Dean; and two sisters, Pearlie Mae and Scottie Mae. Services were held at Daniel Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. A. Larkins officiating. Burial was at Bethlehem No. 2 Cemetery at Tarry with arrangements by Perry Funeral Home.

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DEARING, Zorene
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Zorene R. Dearing, 89, died May 14, 2011 at Butterfield Trail Village in Fayetteville. She was born February 10, 1922 in Prairie Grove, AR to Ben and Lena Caroline Stone Neal. She retired from Baldwin Piano. She and her husband lived on a farm near Springdale and raised Hereford cattle and other animals. She later moved to Prairie Grove, and then to Fayetteville. She became a full-time volunteer at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville, logging in over 31,000 hours of service. She enjoyed traveling, playing cards, and fishing. She was also a volunteer at Butterfield Trail Village. She is survived by a sister, Nadine Carpenter (Bob) of Midwest City, OK; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Dearing; her parents; three sisters, Mildred Hart, Lillian Shafer, and Reba Ward; and a brother, Hartzel Neal. Burial was at the Prairie Grove Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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DEARMAN, Lillie Mae
CABOT, ARKANSAS: Lillie Mae Dearman, 93, died November 29, 2006. She was born April 25, 1913 to the late Franklin and Mary Holder. She is survived by a son, James Dearman of Sheridan; 10 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great grandchildren; a great-great-great grandchild; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Dearman; a son, Jerry Sloan Dearman; a daughter, Kathrine Moseley; three brothers; and four sisters. Interment was at Sumner Cemetery in Cabot by Thomas Funeral Service.

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DEATHERAGE, John A.
BAXTER COUNTY, ARKANSAS: John Anderson Deatherage died October 6, 1921. Among the survivors were his wife of 48 years; three sons; and three daughters. Burial was at Maple Cemetery in Baxter County, AR.

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DECKER, Rheba A. Knight
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Rheba Alice Knight Decker, 79, died January 18, 2004. She was born December 8, 1924 to the late Alfred and Maude A. Brown Knight. She worked as a beautician for over 40 years, and served as a volunteer at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. She attended the First Baptist Church of London, where she taught Sunday School teacher, and was a member of the church's ukulele band. She is survived by two brothers, Virgil A. Knight of Clarksville and James C. "Jug" Knight of Russellville; a sister, Dora Allene Dye of Owasso, OK; 8 nephews and nieces; and other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a nephew, Eugene Roach. Services were held at the First Baptist Church at London with Rev. Daniel Green officiating. Burial was at Price Cemetery near London with arrangements by by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville, AR.

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DEDNER, Sherman, Sr.
FORREST CITY, ARKANSAS: Sherman Dedner, Sr., 88, died August 13, 2006. He was born February 12, 1918. He was self-employed. Survivors include three sons, Sherman Dedner, Jr., Joe King and Charles Howard, all of Forrest City; three daughters, Eula May Humphrey of Memphis, Vester Lee Franklin of Chicago, and Yonquanetta Little of Forrest City; and many other relatives and friends. Services were held at Church of the Living God with Elder Joe Church, Sr. officiating. Burial was at the Forrest City Cemetery under the direction of Clay Funeral Home.

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DEEDS, Wanda
MANILA, ARKANSAS: Wanda Deeds, 76, died January 19, 2009. She was born May 26, 1932 to the late Guy and Lucy Brady. She was a checker for American Greetings, and attended Little River Baptist Church. She is survived by three sons, Larry Deeds of Lepanto, Timmy Deeds of Brookland, and Ricky Deeds of Monette; three daughters, Gail Long of Jonesboro, and Patsy Wilson and Penny Tate, both of Manila; a brother, Guy Brady, Jr. of Spring, TX; three sisters, Jeanette Birdsong of Camden, Lucille Birdsong of Merced, CA, and Emma Jones of Mountain Home; 7 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Junior Deeds; a sister, Ruth Hall; and her parents. Services were held at Little River Baptist Church. Burial was at Manila Cemetery by Gregg Funeral Home.

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DEES, Imogene
HUNTSVILLE, ARKANSAS: Imogene B. Dees, 92, died November 22, 2006 in at Huntsville. She was born July 14, 1914 in Kingston to Forrest and Ida Smith Boomer. She was a member of the United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, Frank Dees; and two sons, Rusty Dees of Harrison, and Charles A. Ratliff of Broken Arrow, OK. Interment was at the Prairie Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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DEES, Zelma
PIGGOTT, ARKANSAS: Zelma Pearl Dees, 91, died December 26, 2005. She was born September 7, 1914 to the late Benjamin Harrison and Dora Jane Baker Cullum. She was a Jehovah's Witness. Survivors include four daughters, Barbara Sutfin (Larry) of Brookland, and Mickie Besserman (Steve), Doris Erwin, and JoAnn Oliver (Steven), all of Piggott; a sister, Gladys Redman of Perryville, MO; 21 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; 18 great-great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd Dees; four daughters, Wanda Lee Dees, Dora Bell Dees, Connie Elizabeth Dees and Dorothy Lee Cribbs; a sister, Wiladean Cullum; four brothers, Kermitt, Leo, Junior Lee and Hubert Cullum; and 3 grandchildren. Burial was at the Piggott Cemetery by Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home.

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DEGGES, Lamar
HAMBURG, ARKANSAS: Lamar D. Degges died July 3, 1943. He was a casualty of World War II. He was born July 30, 1921. Burial was at Antioch Cemetery.

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DeGRAW, Mary
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Mary DeGraw, 89, died April 22, 2009. She was born January 3, 1920. She was a retired school teacher, and attended Center Hill Church of Christ. She is survived by a son, Perry DeGraw of Freeport, IL; several siblings; 6 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William DeGraw; a son, T.L. DeGraw; and several brothers and sisters. Interment was at Pine Knot Cemetery with arrangements by Mitchell Funeral Home.

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DELAP, Walter Henry
CANE HILL, ARKANSAS: Walter Henry Delap, 67, died November 12, 1966. He was born October 31, 1899 to O. William and Emma Pearson Delap. He was survived by two sisters, Bess Holland and Kate Delap; and a brother W.H. Delap. Burial was at Cane Hill Cemetery.

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DELPH, Jefferson
MENIFEE, ARKANSAS: Jefferson Delph, 81, died July 16, 2007. He was born September 17, 1925 to Earnest Delph and Parthenia Fields Delph. He was a former town sheriff, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a retired machine operator for the 3M Company. He attended Philadelphia Missionary Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Norma Jean Williams Delph; three sons, Bryan Delph and Jeffery Delph, both of Conway, and Deverick Deon Delph of North little Rock; two daughters, Rochelle McCuien-Frazier and Cassandra McCuein-Smith, both of Conway; a sister, Mary Osler of Denver, CO; four brothers, Cecil Delph of Menifee, Homer Delph of Frisco, TX, Robert Delph of Denver, CO, and Earnest Delph, Jr. of Chicago; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services were held at Philadelphia Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. R.S. Maxwell presiding. Burial was at Friendship Cemetery in Conway under the direction of Wilson and Jarrett Funeral Home.

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DELUHERY, Lorraine L. Frazier
BELLA VISTA, ARKANSAS: Lorraine Loura Frazier Deluhery, 90, died January 11, 2007. She was born November 4, 1916 to James Frazier and Amy May Bartels Frazier. She attended St. Bernard Catholic Church. She was a member of the Ladies' 18 Hole Golf group and the Wednesday Bowling League. Survivors include her husband, Donald Deluhery; a son, John Deluhery of Milwaukee, WI; two daughters, Denise Deluhery of Milwaukee, WI and Diane Galasso of Las Vegas, NV; three brothers, Clifford Frazier of Blue River, WI, Wilbur Frazier of Friendship, WI, Robert Frazier of Boscobel, WI; two sisters, Ellen Chitwood of Janesville, WI and Loretta Wilson of Lawton, OK; 4 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Camilla Frazier. Services were held at St. Bernard's Catholic Church in Bella Vista with Father Andrew Smith officiating. Arrangements were handled by Bella Vista Funeral Home and Crematory.

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DELVECCHIO, Jennie M.
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Jennie M. LaTorre Delvecchio, 84, died February 13, 2007. She was born August 22, 1922 to the late Peter and Rosalee LaTorre. She attended Our Lady of Fatima Church. She is survived by a son, Phillip Delvecchio, Jr. of Shreveport, LA; her daughters, Sharon Delvecchio of Benton, Katherine Cottingham and husband Jerry of Benton; a brother, Sam LaTorre and wife Bertha of Rockford, IL; a sister, Katherine Gilbert of Lovespath, IL; her grandchildren, Michael Cottingham and wife Tammy, Jim Cottingham, and Sheri Burnett and husband Waymon; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and by her husband, Phillip Delvecchio. Services were held at Ashby Funeral Home with Fr. Michael Bass officiating. Burial was at Memory Gardens in Hope, AR.

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DEMISON, Sammy Lee
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Sammy Lee Demison, 45, died March 4, 2006. He was born June 12, 1960 to Rosie Lee Demison and the late Robert Lee Demison. He was a Baptist. He is survived by his wife, Mary Demison of Conway; two daughters, April Demison of Forrest City, and Shaniqua Demison of San Bernadino, CA; his mother, Rosie Lee Demison of Conway; four brothers, Hayward Demison of Conway, Robert Demison, Jr. of Fresno, CA, Cornelius Jack Demison of California, and Charles Demison of Los Angeles, CA; and four sisters, Angelina Garcia of San Bernadino, CA, Bobbie Demison of Los Angeles, CA, Katie Terry of Conway, and Rosie Mae Demison of Fresno, CA. Services were held at Greater Pleasant Branch Baptist Church in Conway. Arrangements were handled by Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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DENHAM, Frederick A.
DECATUR, ARKANSAS: Frederick A. "Fred" Denham died September 13, 1899. He was born December 10, 1882 to Mr. and Mrs. Arthur W. Denham. He died of complications from injuries received in a fire. Interment was at the Decatur Cemetery.

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DENNIS, Alice
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Alice M. Dennis died December 31, 1969. She was born in 1917 to Zeb and Emma Lewis. She was a member of St. James Methodist Church. She was survived by a daughter, Alice Blackburn; and three sisters, Mrs. Millie White, Mrs. Madren Carr, and Mrs. Bessie Henderson. Services were held at St. James Methodist Church. Interment was at Oak Cemetery by Nelson Funeral Home.

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DENNIS, Andrew
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Andrew J. Dennis, 81, died September 4, 1972. He was born January 2, 1891 in Aurora, AR to Johnson and Eliza Spurlock Dennis. He was a retired lumberman and a Baptist. Survivors include his wife, Effie Boatright Dennis; two daughters, Mrs. Pauline Duncan and Mrs. Elbert McMurray, both of Springdale; two sisters, Mrs. Alta McCuistion of Rogers, and Mrs. Lucy Reeves of Phoenix, AZ; 4 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Burial was at Stuckey Cemetery under the direction of Sisco Funeral Chapel.

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DENNIS, Ann
LINCOLN, ARKANSAS: Ann Dennis, 81, died February 19, 2006. She was born December 22, 1924 to T.L. "Trot" and Bessie Kileene Kerksieck Davis. She was a retired switchboard operator for Tyson Foods. She attended the First Baptist Church of Lincoln. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leo Dennis. Cremation arrangements were handled by Moore's Chapel Funeral Home.

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DENOYER, Harriet Hackley
HORSESHOE BEND, ARKANSAS: Harriet Edith Hackley Denoyer, 85, died March 6, 2005. She was born February 24, 1920 to the late James and Dora Ebeling Hackley. She was a homemaker, and attended St. Mary of the Mount Catholic Church. She is survived by a daughter, Ruthanne Shepherd and husband Douglas of Glencoe; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clarence B. Denoyer; a daughter; two sisters; and three brothers. Services were held at St. Mary of the Mount Catholic Church in Horseshoe Bend with Fr. Kevin Atunzu officiating. Burial was at Evening Shadows Memorial Park with arrangements by Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.

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DENTON, Dowell
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Dowell Denton, 87, died September 29, 2007. He was born July 1, 1920 to John Jacob and Edna Dowell Denton. He attended Arkansas Tech University, and was a longtime employee at Kroger's. He is survived by his wife, Cleo Evelyn Story Denton; a daughter, Cheryl Lanette Denton and husband Gary Grogan of Hot Springs; two brothers, Loren Denton and wife Sybil of Little Rock, and Dale Denton and wife Lillian of Wichita, KS; two sisters, Nell Smith of Russellville, and Frankie Casey and husband Bob of Russellville; his nephews and nieces; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Lawrence Denton. Burial was at Oakland Cemetery by Humphrey Funeral Service.

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DENTON, Cleo Evelyn
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Cleo Evelyn Denton, 90, died February 10, 2009. She was born April 1, 1918 to Charles and Rose Pettycord Story. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Cheryl Lanette Denton and husband Gary Grogan of Hot Springs; two nieces, DeLois Trigg of Russellville and Laqueta Deutsch of Vandalia, IL; two brothers-in-law and their spouses, Loren Denton and wife Sybil of Little Rock, and Dale Denton and wife Lillian of Wichita, KS; and two sisters-in-law, Nell Smith of Russellville, and Frankie Casey and husband Bob of Russellville. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Dowell Denton; two brothers; and three sisters. Burial was at Oakland Cemetery with arrangements by Humphrey Funeral Service.

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DERDEN, John M.
CABOT, ARKANSAS: John M. Derden, 81, died October 30, 1926. He was a Civil War veteran, and served with Company E of the 5th Georgia Infantry. He was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church for over 60 years, and lived in Lonoke County for more than 26 years. He is survived by his wife; his sons, G.W. Derden, J.W. Derden of Austin, AR; R.F. Derden of Little Rock, and J.H.Derden of Baskerville, OK; and a daughter, Mrs. W.E. Beasley of Cabot. Burial with Masonic rites was at Oak Grove with Rev. Dave Kilpatrick officiating.

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DERDEN, Lloyd L.
MAUMELLE, ARKANSAS: Lloyd Leslie Derden, 89, died December 24, 2009. He was born August 1, 1920 to Robert and Lottie Mae Bentley Derden. He was a graduate of Hendrix College, and served in both the U.S. Army and the Naval Reserve. He was a music consultant for Bean Music Company in Little Rock for over 20 years, and was a band director at Smackover, Marianna, and North Little Rock Junior High School. He was also a former salesman for Armour Meat Packing Company. He played in many different bands, as well as the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra. He was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church North Little Rock, where he formerly served as choir director. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Curt and Gwendy Derden of Maumelle; 3 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and by his wife of 61 years, Dorothy Miller Derden. Services were held at the First United Methodist Church. Burial was at Griffin/Leggett Rest Hills Cemetery in Sherwood under the direction of Roller-Owens Funeral Home.

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DERDEYN, Lollie M.
SILOAM SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Lollie M. Derdeyn, 88, died March 12, 2007. She was born November 4, 1918 to Thomas A. Dorsey and Nellie Bacon Dorsey. She was a member of Beta Sigma Phi, and attended the First United Methodist Church of Siloam Springs, AR. She enjoyed playing bridge. She was a retired payroll clerk at Simmons Industries, and also served as the City Clerk of Durant, OK for 8 years. She is survived by a son, Richard Lambden and wife Paula of Colleyville, TX; two daughters, Jan Millsap and husband Hal of Springdale, and Debbie Scacewater and husband Rick of Joplin, MO; a sister, Tinsy Kunkel of Grand Prairie, TX; 7 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Willie Lambden and Maurice Derdeyn; a brother; and three sisters. Services were held at the First United Methodist Church of Siloam Springs with Dr. Randy Rowlan officiating. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery in Siloam Springs with arrangements by Wasson Funeral Home.

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DeSHIELDS, Dennie
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS: Dennie DeShields, 83, died May 7, 1969. He was born March 25, 1886. He was a retired farmer, and a member of the Full Gospel Church. He was survived by his wife, Ruby DeShields; five sons, Virgil, John, D.W., Paul, and Homer; three daughters, Mrs. Opal Gann, Mrs. Lucene Wilkerson, and Mrs. Cuma Wilkerson; 29 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Wayside Chapel. Burial was at Benton County Memorial Gardens by Wasson Funeral Home.

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DETRICK, Rolen
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Rolen Detrick, 82, died January 24, 2007. He was born June 25, 1924 to Joseph S. and Ola Mae Turner Detrick. He was a truck driver, and enjoyed fishing and hunting. He was of the Assembly of God faith. He is survived by his wife, Dortha Womack Detrick; a son and daughter-in-law, Tommy and Billie Detrick of Russellville; two daughters and sons-in-law, China Ann and Ron Mortensen of Russellville, and Susie and Buddy Bright of Russellville; 6 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Dolen Detrick; a daughter, Janet Detrick; two brothers, Olen Detrick and Johnny Detrick; and a sister and brother-in-law, Angia Lee and Jack Selby. Burial was at Rest Haven Memorial Park in Russellville with arrangements by Shinn Funeral Service.

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DEVAULL, Bulia
DUMAS, ARKANSAS: Bulia Devaull, 83, died June 4, 2002. She was born November 17, 1918 to the late Ezekiel Devaull and Lily Gibbs. She attended the Second Missionary Baptist Church in Dumas. She is survived by three sons, Chester Owens of Star City, Frank Stuart of Cleveland and Jerry Charleston of Detroit; two daughters, Mattie Cohens of Dumas and Mary Harmon of Detroit; and a brother, Willie D. Devaull of Pine Bluff. Services were held at Watson District Headquarters in Dumas. Burial was at Mt. Zion Cemetery under the direction of Serenity Gardens Funeral Services of Dumas, AR.

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DEVERS, Birdie Mae
LEPANTO, ARKANSAS: Birde Mae Devers, 82, died April 26, 2006. She was born January 15, 1924 to the late Frank and Bulah Howard. She is survived by three sons, Johnny Devers of Kalamazoo, MI, Ricahrd Devers of Lepanto, and Foster Devers of Osceola; six daughters: Georgia Mae Duncan and Floriene Rodgers, both of Kalamazoo, Birdie Devers of Chicago, IL, and Estella Joplin, Debra Devers and Vonda Pearson, all of Lepanto; a sister, Merhalie Harris of Memphis, TN; a brother: James Howard of Lepanto; 26 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren; a special friend, Katherine Joplin of Lepanto; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Edward Devers; two sons, James Roy Devers and Ovester Devers; and a daughter, Judy Devers. Burial was at Pine Rest Cemetery in Lepanto with arrangements by Woodard Funeral Home.

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DeVINEY, Wyona
LONOKE, ARKANASAS: Wyona DeViney, 80, died February 11, 2004. Survivors include two daughters, Debbie Bodeker and Lecia Stecks, both of Lonoke; a son, Ron DeViney of Lonoke; two sisters, Rose Bigelow and Doris Peters; and 4 grandsons. She was preceded in death by her husband, H.L. "Red" DeViney; her parents, Roy Frazier and Thelma Hall; and a sister, Thelma Hicks. Services were held at the Lonoke United Methodist Church. Interment was at the Lonoke Cemetery under the direction of Boyd Funeral Home.

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DeVINNEY, Ruth Counts
LONOKE, ARKANSAS: Ruth Jewel Counts DeVinney, 83, died June 8, 2009. She attended Bayou Meto Baptist Church, and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by three sons, Delmer (Marilyn) DeVinney and Danny (Marcy) DeVinney, all of Lonoke, and Doyne DeVinney of Des Arc; a brother, Luther Counts of Carmichael, CA; 10 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, L.B. "Doc" DeVinney. Services were held at Bayou Meto Baptist Church. Burial was at Brownsville Cemetery under the direction of Boyd Funeral Home.

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DEW, Bobby L.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Bobby Lyle Dews, 67, died September 8, 2006. He was a retired security guard, and was a Catholic. Survivors include his mother, Goldie Lentz Dews Ramo Mercer Kinzer; a daughter, Kelly Jean Dews; and his brothers, Jerrie Lee Ramo of California, J.R. Ramo of Virginia, and Bill Mercer of Texas. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander, AR.

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DEW, Frank W., Jr.
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS: Frank Wheeler Dew, Jr., 84, died October 31, 2006. He was born March 15, 1922 to Frank Wheeler Dew, Sr. and Audrey Danford Dew. He was a tool maker and a veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife, Betty Frey Dew; a daughter, Elizabeth Dew Forrest Fuglemsmo of Bella Vista; three sons, Frank Wheeler Dew III of Portsmouth, NH, James Frey Dew of Omaha, NE and Charles Vernon Dew of Sapulpa, OK; 10 grandchildren; his great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Byron Danford Dew; and a sister, Jane Dew. Cremation arrangements were handled by Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home.

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DICKENS, Robert P.
GREENWOOD, ARKANSAS: Robert P. "Bob" Dickens, 56, died July 19, 2007. He was the owner of Dickens' Upholstery for 20 years, and was a guitarist in a local band. He was a Buddhist. Survivors include his wife, Vicki Dickens; two daughters, Rachael Dickens of Fort Smith and Melanie Sharp of Denver, CO; three sisters, Mary Dickens and Patsy McFarland, both of Waldron, and Minnie Owen of Greenwood; a brother, Sam Dickens of Van Buren; and a grandchild. Services were held at the chapel of McConnell Funeral Home in Greenwood. Cremation arrangements were handled by McConnell Funeral Home.

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DICKERT, Raymond
EL DORADO, ARKANSAS: Raymond E. Dickert, 76, died March 29, 2002 at a local hospital. He was born August 6, 1925 in Fouke, AR. He was a retired chemist and a member of the First Baptist Church. He is survived by a sister, Mary Sue Hill of Dallas; and his friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Ann Oglesby Dickert. Interment was at Arlington Cemetery under the direction of Young's Funeral Home.

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DICKEY, Clytie
MURFREESBORO, ARKANSAS: Clytie Cloe Carey Dickey, 98, died February 14, 2002 in Hot Springs. She was born August 30, 1903 in Sweet Home, AR. She was a member of Sweet Home Methodist Church. She is survived by two daughters, Carley Cloe Oliver of Arkadelphia, and Alliene Cooley of Hot Springs; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jacquelyn Isabel Sublett; and a granddaughter, Carol Ann Oliver. Services were held at Sweet Home Methodist Church. Interment was at Oak Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Latimer Funeral Home.

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DICKEY, Shirley Brashear
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Shirley B. Dickey, 81, died March 16, 2009. She was born June 4, 1927 to the late John David Brashear and Bessie McClintock Brashear. She was a claims secretary for Lewis and Norwood Insurance Company, and attended Western Hills United Methodist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Marcia Dickey Smith and husband David of Alexander; a sister, Elizabeth Avant of Mayflower; a brother, Jack Brashear of Rock Hill, SC; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, W.C. Dickey, Jr.; and three brothers, Captain J.D. Brashear, Winston Brashear and Hal Brashear. Interment was at Roselawn Memorial Park under the direction of Roller-Drummond Funeral Home.

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DICKSON, Homer
VAN BUREN, ARKANSAS: Homer Dickson was born in 1870, and died in 1880 after drowning in the Arkansas River. He is buried at Fairview Cemetery.

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DICKSON, Dr. Lycurgus A.
BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS: Dr. Lycurgus A. Dickson died on January 14, 1902. He was born in Tennessee on October 18, 1827. He was a Civil War veteran of the 8th Arkansas Infantry, and worked as a physician in Independence County, Arkansas for many years. He is buried at the Batesville Cemetery.

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DICKSON, Ura E.
STAMPS, ARKANSAS: Ura E. Dickson, 92, died March 21, 2007. She was born January 14, 1915. She was a retired dental assistant, and attended the Stamps First United Methodist Church. Survivors include two sons, Dr. D. Bud Dickson and wife Kathy of Magnolia, and W. Sid Dickson and wife Ann of Stamps; a daughter, Ginger Nix and husband Manuel of Buckner; a brother, Wayne Cockrell of Trinidad, TX; two sisters, Dorothy Matula of Aqua Dulce, TX and Brady Hantz of Dallas, TX; 11 grandchildren; 27 great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, W.S. "Bill" Dickson; a son, Charles Atwell Dickson; and by her twin sister, Laura Cockrell. Services were held at the First United Methodist Church. Burial was at Lakeside Cemetery with arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Stamps, AR.

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DICUS, Almus L.
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Almus Lorin Dicus, 78, died September 9, 2002. Graveside services were held at Greene County Memorial Gardens with Gary Cremeens officiating. Cremation arrangements were handled by Heath Funeral Home of Paragould, AR.

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DIEHL, Norman
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Norman "Bud" Diehl, 80, died May 26, 2004. He was born April 28, 1924 to the late Arthur and Johnnie McHenry Diehl. Survivors include three sisters, Joann Rappold of Conway, Kathleen Kelley and husband Carlee of Conway, and Monty Harris of Vilonia; and a brother, Namon Diehl and wife Mary Ann of Conway. He was preceded in death by two brothers, W.A. "Bye" Diehl and Doyce Diehl. Interment was at Beryl Cemetery in Vilonia, AR with Chaplain Lynda Marcrum presiding. Arrangements were handled by Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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DIEMER, Bonnie
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Bonnie Mae Beall Diemer, 87, died September 28, 2002. She was born August 25, 1915 to William G. and Willie Mae Futhey Beall. She had worked as a quality control supervisor at Westinghouse, and was a member of Archview Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Robert A. Diemer; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of Roller-Drummond Funeral Home.

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DIEMER, Wilma
SEARCY, ARKANSAS: Wilma Gean Diemer, 83, died March 19, 2006. She was born January 15, 1923 to the late George and Corrine Mitchell Watson. She belonged to the Church of Christ. She is survived by a cousin, Bill Watson; and an aunt, Clara Mae Smithey. She was preceded in death by her husband, Archie Barger; and a sister, Mary Mohland. Interment was at White County Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Searcy-McEuen Funeral Home.

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DIENST, Charles W.
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Charles W. Dienst was born August 11, 1876, and died January 29, 1953. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Spanish-American War. Interment was at the Fort Smith National Cemetery.

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DIETER, Adah Roten
MELBOURNE, ARKANSAS: Adah Roten Dieter, 87, died March 28, 2009. She was born June 19, 1921 to the late Sam and Mae Wommack Roten. She was a member of the Church of Christ. During World War II, she wored for Pratt Whitney Aircraft in Bristol, CT. She is survived by a sister, Tennie Edwards of Magnolia, AR; a brother, James M. Roten and wife Ruth of Horseshoe Bend, AR; three nieces, Toni Roten Lawrence and husband Dwight of Melbourne, Kathryn Edwards Dickson and husband Bud of Magnolia, and Evelyn Roten Yahr of Sherwood; three nephews, David Edwards and wife Elizabeth of Hernando, MS, Michael Roten and wife Judy of Russellville, and Danny Roten of Newport; 5 great-nephews; 5 great-nieces; 3 great-great-nephews; and 3 great-great-nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Dieter; her parents; a brother, Dean Roten; and a niece, DeAnna Roten Russell. Arrangements were handled by Roller-Crouch Funeral Home.

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DIETER, Neohmi Barger
FORREST CITY, ARKANSAS: Neohmi Jean Barger Dieter, 66, died May 22, 2003. She was the daughter of Marvin Barger and Leona Winters, and was a Jehovah's Witness. Survivors include four daughters, Lavonne Eichman of Forrest City, Pamela Davidson of Dixon, CA, Deborah Poe of Marianna and Jackie Flowers of Ruskin, FL; three sons, Fred Watts of Shreveport, LA, Alan Watts of Mt. Juliet, TN, and Brian Watts of Bartlett, TN; her mother, of Turlock, CA; four sisters, Carol Chloupek and Nita Hilton, both of Fremont, CA, Mildred Barger of Clarence, MO, and Maxine Myhre of Turlock, CA; a brother, David Barger of Turlock, CA; 13 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence P. Dieter. Services were held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness. Arrangements were handled by Forest Hill Funeral Home East of Memphis.

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DIETSCH, Delmas H.
BERRYVILLE, ARKANSAS: Delmas H. Dietsch, 80, died August 31, 2000. He was a plumber, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was born February 23, 1920 to William and Della Wassen Dietsch. He was a Seventh-Day Adventist. Survivors include a daughter, Alice E. Jacobs of Columbus, NE; two brothers, Donald Dietsch of Bonaparte, IA and Delzell Dietsch of Burlington, IA; and a grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; a daughter; 3 sisters; and 6 brothers. Interment was at Berryville Cemetery with Rev. Bob Evert officiating. Arrangements were handled by Nelson Funeral Service.

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DIETSCHE, Mildred Clay
HARDY, ARKANSAS; Mildred Geneva "Millie" Clay Dietsche, 90, died June 29, 2003. She was born March 24, 1913 to R.N. and Laura Sears Clay. She attended Arkansas State College in Jonesboro, and was a school teacher. In the late 1930s, she worked at Ford, Mason and Dix, a military defense plant, and later moved to California, helping with the war effort at Camp Roberts. She eventually worked in a family grocery business. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and was a former member of the Hardy Timely Club. She attended Ash Flat Church of Christ, and enjoyed gardening. She is survived by a son, Bruce Dietsche of Hardy and wife Carolyn Haney Dietsche; 3 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; a brother, Robert Clay and wife Kathleen of Hardy; a sister, Montine Moody of West Plains, MO; a brother-in-law, Elwin "Preacher" Roe of West Plains, MO; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Edward Dietsche; her parents; a daughter-in-law, Joyce Dietsche; two sisters, Margie Cooper and Mozee Roe; and two brothers-in-law, Marion "Buck" Moody and Rev. Stanley Cooper. Services were held at Ash Flat Church of Christ. Burial was at Walker Cemetery near Hardy under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel.

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DIGGS, Benjamin
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Benjamin F. Diggs died April 1, 1929. He was born May 25, 1861. Interment was at Woods Chapel Cemetery.

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DILBECK, Viva
SILOAM SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Viva E. Dilbeck, 91, died January 20, 2007. She was born February 23, 1915 to Ollie Dee Trammell and Callie Mae Gerhardt. She had worked at Siloam Springs Memorial Hospital and Woodland Manor Nursing Home. She attended the First Christian Church in Gentry, AR. Survivors include her husband, Henry Dilbeck; three sons, Howard Dilbeck of Atascadero, CA, Loren Dilbeck of Siloam Springs and Henry Dilbeck of Siloam Springs; four daughters, Arlene Bradford of Gentry, Annette Andrada of Siloam Springs, Judy Carson of Siloam Springs, and Juanita Trammell of Fort Gibson, OK; a brother, James D. Trammell of Mount Ridge, KS; 32 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by an infant son; several grandchildren; and 5 sisters. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery with arrangements by Wasson Funeral Home.

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DILDINE, Rachel
WYNNE, ARKANSAS: Rachel Grantham Dildine, 81, died June 8, 2009. She was born June 2, 1928. She attended McElroy United Methodist Church. She is survived by two sons, Terry Dildine of Wynne, and Ricky Dildine and wife Beth of Wynne; three daughters, Jeanette Barnett of Wynne, Carol Green and husband Vernon of Beeville, TX, and Ann Branch and husband Ricky of Wynne; an adopted daughter, Kelly Banton; a brother, Havis Grantham of Wynne; a sister, Josephine Martin of Wauchula, FL; 10 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren. She was was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Freeman Grantham and Annie Elijah Parkinson Grantham; her husband of 62 years, Carl Dildine; a daughter, Carolyn Ann Dildine; a great-granddaughter, Kayla Dildine; and two brothers, Charlie Grantham and Pelton Grantham. Burial was at Crosslawn Cemetery by Kernodle Funeral Home.

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DILDY, Adean M.
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Adean M. Dildy, 82, died November 14, 2003. She was born January 11, 1921 to George W. and Alma Jones Webb. Survivors include three sons, Wilson Dean Dildy and James Ernest Dildy of Pine Bluff, George Randall Dildy of Ashland, Missouri; a daughter, Betty Ann Hamilton of Sherwood; 9 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and by her husband, Wyatt Wilson Dildy. Interment was at Cypress Memorial Gardens with Reverend Harold Mitchell officiating. Arrangements were handled by Ralph Robinson and Son Funeral Directors.

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DILDY, Mildred Bowles
ATKINS, ARKANSAS: Mildred Bowles Dildy, 78, died November 27, 2003. She was born March 27, 1925 to the late Ruel Ray and Minnie Bell Bewley Cox. She attended Antioch Free Will Baptist Church. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Thurman, Jr. and Jo Ann Bowles of London, and Bennie Wayne and Linda Bowles of Tecumseh, OK; four daughters and sons-in-law, Rheba and Dewayne Crosley of Clarksville, Ann and Gene Budimier of Lake Station, IN, Wilma and Bobby Chaney of Atkins, and Shirley and Jerry Hardin of London; a brother, Bennie Cox of Benton Harbor, MI; a sister, Bonnie Coleman of Mulberry; 31 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Thurman Edward Bowles, Sr. and Earnest E. "Jake" Dildy; a brother, James Cox; a sister, Wilma Anderson; and a great-grandson. Services were held at Antioch Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was at Oak Ridge Cemetery near Ozark under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service.

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DILL, Leila Ann
BERRYVILLE, ARKANSAS: Leila Ann Dill, 91, died March 19, 2002. She was born October 3, 1910 to the late Jessie and Maggie Correll Langley. She was a homemaker, and was of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include two sons, Thomas Dill and Lonnie Dill, both of Springfield, MO; four daughters, Gracie Poe and Ida Kenney of Ceres, CA, Dorothy Poe of Lebanon, OR, and Betty Dotts of Berryville; three brothers, Doc Correll of Modesto, CA, S.J. Correll of Sparks, NE, and Pike Correll of Waynesville, MO; two sisters, Queen Ida Smith of Modesto, and Mary Lou Schroeder of Tempe, AZ; 28 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Interment was at Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery with arrangements by Nelson Funeral Service.

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DILLARD, John C.
MAYFLOWER, ARKANSAS: John Calvin Dillard, 81, died January 18, 2006. He was born June 5, 1924 to James Lee and Savana Baker Dillard. He was a home builder, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He enjoyed fishing and hunting. Survivors include his brothers, Raymond Dillard, William Dillard, and Paul Dillard of Cabot, Arnold Dillard and Jimmy Dillard, both of California; his sisters, Reba O'Dell of Roland, and Arlene Benson of North Carolina; and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Nerva Ann Dillard; a brother, Herman Dillard; and three sisters, Marie Hammons, Estelle Cleveland and Glenda Campbell. Interment was at Sumner Cemetery under the direction of Moore's Cabot Funeral Home.

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DILLON, Reves
RUDY, ARKANSAS: Reves Dillon, 78, died August 13, 2006. He attended the 81 Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, June Dillon; five children, Marilyn Mauldin of Alma, Carolyn Ross of Van Buren, Dub Dillon of Van Buren, DeRhonda Bull of Barling, and Sotonya Gordey of Bryant, AR; 13 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. Burial was at Newberry Cemetery in Alma with arrangements by Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home.

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DINSMORE, James
WEINER, ARKANSAS: James W. Dinsmore, 74, died October 18, 2005 at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born November 1, 1930 in Dewitt, AR to Walter Thomas and Ollie Rosie Cover Dinsmore. He was a retired farmer and truck driver, and was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was a member and deacon of the First Christian Church, a former Scout Master, and former president of the Weiner Lions Club. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Carter Dinsmore; two sons, Robert B. Dinsmore of Weiner, and Michael W. Dinsmore (Mendy) of Campbell Station; and a brother, T. Max Dinsmore of Weiner. Interment was at Oak Grove Cemetery by Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home.

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DIPBOYE, Ella Newton Gibson
WALDRON, ARKANSAS: Ella Gibson Dipboye, 69, passed away May 19, 1927 in Waldron, AR. She was born May 5, 1858. She was the widow of R.V. Dipboye. She is survived by two sons; two stepsons; and two stepdaughters. Services were held at the Nazarene church with Rev. J.H. Huston officiating.

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DIRKS, Jacqueline
OMAHA, ARKANSAS: Jacqueline M. Dirks, 81, died July 16, 2008. She was born October 12, 1926 to Joseph H. and Elizabeth Woods McCombs. She attended Omaha Methodist Church, and was active with United Methodist Women. She was a longtime member and former president of the Home Extension Club. She is survived by her children, Barbara White and husband Mickey of Cameroon, Africa, Jeanne Chisum of Norman, OK, Daniel Dirks and wife Jill of Omaha, AR, and Susan Dirks of Baltimore, MD; a sister, Anne Hoag of Phoenix, AZ; 7 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild. She was preceded her in death by her parents; her husband, Robert E. Dirks; and a sister, Betty Oakley. Cremation arrangements were handled by Coffman Funeral Home.

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DISHEROON, Edna Fanning
GREEN FOREST, ARKANSAS: Edna J. Fanning Disheroon, 75, died March 16, 2006. She was born March 3, 1931 to Floyd and Agnew Weems Fanning. She was the wife of Billy Rex Disheroon. Interment was at Fair Grove Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.

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DISHEROON, Frank
HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Frank Disheroon died January 1, 1928. He was born August 16, 1892 to Mr. and Mrs. J.F. Disheroon. Burial was at Greenwood Cemetery in Hot Springs, AR.

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DITMARS, Phocian O.
PRAIRIE GROVE, ARKANSAS: Phocian Oliver Ditmars, 75, died December 19, 1960. He was born August 7, 1885. He was survived by two sons, George Ditmars and Jack Ditmars; two daughters, Cleda Eddington and Alice Ditmars; a brother, H.S. Ditmars, 6 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ora Annie Lindenberger Ditmars. Burial was at Rhea Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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DITMORE, Mildred B.
CLEVELAND, ARKANSAS: Mildred Ditmore, 70, died April 10, 2005. She is survived by her daughters, Tina Lee and Wilma Ditmore; her sons, Jerry and Michael Ditmore; a sister, Evelyn Matoska; 6 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Scotland, AR under the direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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DIVERS, Elsie
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Elsie Divers, 94, passed away on February 23, 2006. She was born on July 31, 1911 to the late Willie Graham and Alice Barber. She attended Gospel Temple Baptist Church. She is survived by two daughters, Elizabeth Harris of Chicago, IL; and Queen Bell of Little Rock; 7 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren. Services were held at Gospel Temple Baptist Church in Little Rock, AR with arrangements by Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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DIVINE, Willard
FRIENDSHIP, ARKANSAS: Willard Divine, 76, died August 8, 2006. He was born June 5, 1930 to the late Olma Dean and Vanita Foust Divine. He was a retiree of Pacific Gas and Electric, and was a Jehovah's Witness. He is survived by his wife, Beulah Martin Divine; a son, Greg Divine of Friendship; a daughter, Julia Ann Divine Frick of Huntingburg, IN; a sister, Bertha Curn of Girard, KS; 3 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Interment was at the Caney Cemetery with arrangements handled by Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home.

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DIVINIA, Marianne R.
GARFIELD, ARKANSAS: Marianne Rosa Divinia, 57, died Thursday, February 1, 2007. She was born March 27, 1949 in Mannheim, Germany to Johannes Boehme and Rosina Franziska Trutzel Boehme. She was a member of the Chapel on Whitney Mountain in Garfield, and enjoyed painting, rug hooking and woodcarving. She is survived by her husband, Sam Divinia; a son and daughter-in-law, Nathan Haley and Petra Haley of Mission, KS; her father, Johannes Boehme of Mannheim, Germany; a brother, Alfred Herty of Mannheim; and six sisters, Hannelore Elsa Scharpf, Inge Marianne Doersam, Ruth Franziska Ankert, Helga Meta Elisabeth Laubscher, Gerda Proske and Ursela Rempp, all of Mannheim. She was preceded in death by her mother, Rosina Boehme. Services were held at the Chapel on Whitney Mountain in Garfield with Rev. Dean Newberry and Rev. Darwin Wolfe officiating. Cremation arrangements were handled by Sisco Funeral Chapel.

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DIXON, Olethia
CONWAY COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Olethia Dixon, 6, died September 27, 1927. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Don Dixon. She was survived by her parents; and four brothers, Gerald, Leo, Otis, and Virgil. Burial was at Salem Cemetery.

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DOCTOR, Vera Martha
HOPE, ARKANSAS: Vera Martha Doctor, 85, died November 18, 2001. She was born January 30, 1916 in Kitchener, Ontario Canada, to Daniel and Nellie Shoemaker Rauckman. She was a retired secretary. Survivors include a nephew, Fredrick G. Rauckman of Waterloo, Canada. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Paul Edward Doctor. Interment was at Marlbrook Cemetery with arrangements handled by Herndon Funeral Home.

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DODD, Elihue
MARIANNA, ARKANSAS: Elihue Dodd, 73, died December 24, 1998. He was a member of Friendship M.B. Church, and a U.S. Army veteran. Survivors include his wife, Rosie Lee Dodd; two daughters, Dorisey Brown of West Helena, and Jareldine Mays of Lincoln, NE; four sisters, Ophelia Williams of Helena, Mosella Lipsey of Marianna, and Molene Cox and Mildred Bonds, both of Chicago; and 3 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Jasper Hale and Nadene Larry; and a brother, Nathaniel Dodd. Services were held at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in Rondo. Interment was at Friendship Church Cemetery with arrangements by Marianna Funeral Home.

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DODGEN, Lucy K.
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Lucy Kay Dodson Dodgen, 37, passed away August 10, 2003. She was born July 12, 1966. She was a housewife, and attended the Benton Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Survivors include her husband, Ronald Dodgen Sr.; a son, Ronald Dodgen Jr. of Benton; two daughters, Lucinda Dodgen of Benton and Stephanie Dodgen of Benton; her mother, Juanita Dodson of Benton; four brothers, Harvey Dodson Jr., Edward Dodson of Benton, Ricky Dodson of Benton and David Dodson of Benton; and two sisters, Mary Ragsdale of Benton and Sherry Lynn Polzin of Paron. She was preceded in death by her father, Harvie H. Dodson. Interment was at Old Rosemont Cemetery with arrangements handled by Ashby Funeral Home.

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DODSON, Perry L, Jr.
LONOKE, ARKANSAS: Deacon Perry Lee Dodson, Jr., 64, died October 22, 2005. He was the vice chairman of St. John Baptist Deacon Board, and was one of original members of the Zion 5 Jr. Gospel Singers. He was vice-president of St. John Baptist Choir, and was a U.S. Army veteran. Among the surviving family members are his wife, Estella Dodson; daughter, Bonita Walter of Little Rock; son, Rev. Brian Dodson of DeValls Bluff; brothers, Major Dodson of California and Robert Dodson of Lonoke; a sister, Laura Spencer of Lonoke; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services were held at Gateway Fellowship Church. Burial was at Sunset Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Boyd Funeral Home.

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DOGGETT, Charles Ray
GRAPEVINE, ARKANSAS: Charles Ray Doggett, 69, died November 9, 2008. He was born April 8, 1939 to Clifton and Ruby Burnett Doggett. He was a retired salesman for Georgia Pacific, and was also a cabinet and clock maker. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marines. He was a Baptist and a Shriner. He is survived by his wife, Susie Nall Doggett; a son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Roxie Doggett of Lubbock, TX; three daughters, Christi Wargo of Monticello, Mari Robinson of Casper, WY, and Connie Chestnut of Corpus Christi, TX; 17 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father and stepmother, George Clifton and Mary Ruth Doggett; his mother and stepfather, Ruby and Tony Ferrell; two daughters, Denise Hoyle and Cindy White; a son-in-law, Ralph White; two granddaughters, Stacy White and Leslie White; and two brothers, Jimmy and Ronnie Doggett. Cremation arrangements were handled by Buie Funeral Home.

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DOLLAR, Creel
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Creel M. Dollar, 91, died Februaray 10, 2005. He was born October 25, 1913 to the late Wilson Morgan and Ada Francis Wilson Dollar. He was a painting contractor, and a member of the Church of God. He is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, David and Stacey Dollar of Atkins; a daughter and son-in-law, Patsy and Gary Price of Russellville; a daughter-in-law, Edith Dollar of Pine Bluff; a brother, Leamon Dollar of Benton; 9 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Dollar; a son, Danny Meade Dollar; a daughter, Joyce Ann Hall; two brothers; and two sisters. Services were held at the chapel of Shinn Funeral Service with Rev. Willard Wantulok officiating. Burial was at Rest Haven Memorial Park.

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DOLLAR, Leamon
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Leamon Dollar, 81, died July 12, 2005. He was born September 17, 1923to William Morgan and Ada Wilson Dollar. He is survived by several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Creel Dollar, Oland Dollar, and Joe Clyde Dollar; and two sisters, Hazel Oswalt and Mary Hemmer. Interment was at Oakland Cemetery in Russellville with arrangements by Shinn Funeral Service.

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DOLLAR, Winnie
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Winnie A. Dollar, 94, died November 23, 2002. She was born November 27, 1907 to the late Noel and Belle Brach Shuffield. She was of the Methodist faith. She is survived by four daughters, Maxine Sorrells of North Little Rock, Virginia Lazenby of Pottsville, Linda Fuchs of Springdale, and Bobbie Parks of Marshall; 16 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lonel Dollar; a daughter, Lorene Williams; a son, D.N. Dollar; and three infant children. Burial was at Langford Cemetery with arrangements by Lemley Funeral Home.

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DOLLISON, Dorothy
FOUKE, ARKANSAS: Dorothy Nell Dollison, 66, died March 31, 2003 at a local nursing home. She was born September 27, 1936 in Aquilla, TX. She was of the Baptist faith. She is survived by her husband, Richard Dollison; a daughter and son-in-law, Kathleen and Frank Workman of Venus, TX; a son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Denise Dollison of Grand Prairie, TX; a sister, Payton Gimble of Phoenix; and 5 grandchildren. Interment was at the Fouke Cemetery with arrangements by Texarkana Funeral Home.

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DOMAGALSKI, Daniel
JONESBORO, ARKANSAS: Daniel Henry "Danny" Domagalski, 52, February 10, 2007 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born June 5, 1954 in Buffalo, NY. He worked in maintenance at Riceland Foods, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was of the Catholic faith. He was a previous resident of Dallas, TX before coming to Jonesboro in 1992. He is survived by his wife, Billie Lee of Jonesboro; two sons, Daniel H. "Tony" Domagalski and Dusten S. Lee, both of Jonesboro; his mother, Geneve Clift of Dallas; four sisters, Nancy Luna of Dallas, Jean Marie Matula of San Angelo, TX, Carol Ann Domagalski of San Antonio, and Judith Ann Owl of Canada; a brother, Henry Domagalski of Dallas; and 2 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Albin Roman Domagalski. Arrangements were handled by Emerson Funeral Home.

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DONALD, Dauphina Carlyle
DERMOTT, ARKANSAS: Dauphina W. Carlyle Donald, 67, died November 20, 2000. She was born December 19, 1932 to the late Caesar Carlyle and Earnestine McElwee. She is survived by a son, Jeffrey Coleman of Lithonia, Georgia; two daughters, Joyce Warren of Seat Pleasant, Maryland, and Jo Anna Barton of Stone Mountain, Georgia; four brothers, Harold Carlyle of Cerritos, California, Thomas Carlyle of Los Angeles, Archie Carlyle of Yazoo City, Mississippi, and Stanley Carlyle of Joliet, Illinois; five sisters, Martha Simmons of Jamul, California, Mildred Davis of Chicago, Ernestine Franklin of San Diego, Nettie Glover of Inglewood, California, and Mary S. Henry of Compton, California; and two grandchildren. Services were held at Calvary II Missionary Baptist Church in Dermott with Rev. Jessie Courtney officiating. Burial was at Davis Cemetery in Dermott with arrangements by Davis Strickland Funeral Home of Dermott, AR.

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DONHAM, Susan Green
MONTICELLO, ARKANSAS: Susan A. Green Donham died February 25, 1916. She was born December 5, 1837. She was the widow of James F. Donham. Burial was at Jordan Cemetery.

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DOOLEY, Jimmie
WEST MEMPHIS, ARKANSAS: Jimmie Dooley, 71, died March 17, 2003. He is survived by a sister, Georgia Martin of St. Louis, MO. Services were held at Old St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was at Jefferson Barack Cemetery under the direction of Wolfe Brothers Funeral Home.

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DOOLEY, Marjorie
TWIN GROVES, ARKANSAS: Marjorie Christine Dooley, 67, died March 24, 2006. She was born May 18, 1938 to the late Bishop Holcey and Annie Dooley. She was a member of Solomon Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Clifford Dejon Davis of Denver, CO; two daughters, Karen Laverne Maxfield Lunkin of Temple, TX, and Desire "Robyn" Maxfield Bizzell of Murfreesboro, TN; ten siblings, Roger Dooley of Twin Groves, Holcey Dooley, Jr. of North Little Rock, Elsie Dooley Chapman of Denver, CO, Jewel Senior of Pomona, CA, Rayfus Dooley of Flint, MI, Vilea Robertson of Detroit, MI, Wanda Dooley of Scottsdale, AZ, and Thelma Moton, Arlene Lasker, and Carolyn Greer, all of Conway; 9 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Solomon Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Arrangements were handled by Wilson and Jarrett Funeral Home.

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DOOLEY, Mary Clayton
APLIN, ARKANSAS: Mary Sue Clayton Dooley, 89, died June 7, 2007. She was born July 21, 1917 to Earnest Lee Clayton and Norma LaVey Montgomery Clayton. She was a retired grocery clerk. She was a member of the Democratic Party, the E.H. Club, Fair Board, and the Fire Department Auxiliary. She attended the Aplin Church of Christ. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Jim and Mary Dooley of Russellville, and Don and Jayne Dooley of Bryant; a daughter, Beverly Ann Doremus of Aplin; a brother and sister-in-law, E.L. and Emma Jean Clayton of St. Joe, MO; three sisters, Bess Edwards, Mickey Jones, and JoAnn Taylor, all of Aplin; 6 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her husband, L.C. Dooley. Services were held at Aplin Church of Christ with Bob Fallen and Charles Smith officiating. Burial was at Smyers Cemetery under the direction of Harris Funeral Home.

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DOOLIN, Verna M.
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Verna Marie Doolin, 77, passed away June 9, 2001. She was a homemaker. She attended Crystal Hill Baptist Church, and was a member of the Eastern Star. Survivors include her husband, Thomas W. Doolin; two sons and their families, Steve and Sandra Doolin of Conway, and Kelly and Cindy Doolin of Alexander; grandchildren, Sean and Kevin Doolin, and Brandon, Bradley and Brittney Turley. Services were held at Griffin, Leggett, Healey & Roth. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park.

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DOOM, Lola Mae
PARIS, ARKANSAS: Lola Mae Doom, 84, died July 18, 2007. She was born September 27, 1922 to Luther Milton and Cilla Mary Bingaman Houser. She was an artist, and attended Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. She was a member of the DAR. She is survived by a niece, Vickie Zeiler; and a nephew, Troy Houser. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Raymond Doom. Burial was at McKendree Cemetery in Subiaco, AR under the direction of Roller Funeral Home.

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DOREY, John Melvin
FORDYCE, ARKANSAS: John Melvin Dorey, 78, died February 3, 2007. He was born December 31, 1928 to the late Robert Melvin Dorey and Marila Byrns Dorey. He was a retired logging contractor, and a U.S. Air Force veteran. He attended the First Assembly of God Church in Fordyce. Survivors include a son, John Dorey of Burleson, TX; a daughter, Dianne Bronson of Jeffersonville, IN; three brothers, Paul Dorey of Malvern, Carlton Dorey of Leola, and Merle Dorey of Bearden; and two grandchildren, Sarah Forsee and Jonathan Bronson. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, Evelyn Murry Dorey. Interment was at Bethel Cemetery near Bearden with Rev. B.L. Blann and Rev. Paul Dorey officiating. Arrangements were handled by Benton Funeral Home of Fordyce, AR.

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DORMAN, Ella Cohea
FARMINGTON, ARKANSAS: Ella A. Dorman, 91, died December 11, 1959. She was born May 5, 1868 to Amos and Mary Wilson Cohea. She was the youngest of 20 children. She attended Walnut Grove Presbyterian Church. She was survived by a son, H.E. Dorman; two daughters, Eunice Brooks and Mattie Brooks; 18 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Burial was at Prairie Grove Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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DORROUGH, Rachel
MANSFIELD, ARKANSAS: Rachel Dorrough, 86, died August 3, 2008. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Martha and Richard Young of Mansfield; two sons and daughters-in-law, Gene and Linda Dorrough of Exeter, CA, and Doug and Marlene Dorrough of Mansfield; 10 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; a brother, Colin Slate of Booneville, AR; four sisters, Betty Dodd of Fort Worth, TX, and Elsie Allen, Bertha Burrows, and Linda Brown, all of Mansfield. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Rev. Alton Dorrough. Services were held at Fellowship Baptist Church in Witcherville, AR. Interment was at Coop Prairie Cemetery under the direction of Martin Funeral Home.

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DORTCH, Henrietta Eagle
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Henrietta Eagle Dortch, 88, died May 28, 2001. She was born October 5, 1912. She was a homemaker, and attended Griffin Memorial United Methodist Church. Among the survivors are two sons, Larry Dortch and Jerry Dortch, both of Paragould; two daughters, Jo Ann Branch and June Gibson, both of Paragould; two sisters, Garnetta Gaylean of Piggott and Grace Cox of Rector, 8 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Dortch; her parents, Robert E. and Alice Cato Eagle; four brothers, William Eagle, Virgil Eagle, Clarence Eagle and Deward Eagle; three sisters, Florence Gaylean, Audrew Wheat and Vada Phillips, and one grandchild, Jayme Gibson. Interment was at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector, AR under the direction of Mitchell Funeral Home.

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DOSS, James Alvin
KINGSTON, ARKANSAS: James Alvin Doss, 80, died July 28, 2008. He was born March 19, 1928 to James Henry and Lola Mae Martin Doss. He was an electronics technician for United States government. He was a Navy veteran, and attended Mountain Springs Full Gospel Church. He is survived by his wife, Wanda Doss; two daughters, Esther Stephens of Bentonville, and Linda Ford of Compton; two sons, Glenn Doss of California, and David Doss of Bentonville; a sister, Mary Doss Vall of Bentonville; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services were held at Mountain Springs Full Gospel Church. Burial was at Mountain Springs Cemetery by Coffman Funeral Home.

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DOSS, William L.
CROSSETT, ARKANSAS: William Larry Doss died February 14, 1947. He was born February 13, 1947 to Mr. and Mrs. Harold Doss. Burial was at Unity Cemetery.

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DOSSETT, Elvie Belle
LAMAR, ARKANSAS: Elvie Belle "Billie" Dossett died July 24, 2006. She was born March 24, 1913 to Sydney Frank and Lizzie Sanders Clay. She was a homemaker, and attended Bethel Baptist Church in Knoxville, AR. She is survived by four daughters, Mary Childers of Lamar, Arkansas, Ann Sparks of Lamar, Arkansas, Kay Cook of The Woodlands, Texas, and Loreta Goodson of Lufkin, Texas; a son, Paul Dossett of Lamar, Arkansas; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Rev. Joseph F. Dossett; her parents; and a grandchild. Services were held at Bethel Baptist Church in Knoxville, AR. Burial was at the Knoxville Cemetery with arrangements by Roller-Cox Funeral Home of Clarksville, AR.

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DOTSETH, Irving
ROGERS, ARKANSAS: Irving W. Dotseth, 76, died on August 30, 1996. He was born June 28, 1920 to Alfred and Hilda Dahlberg Dotseth. He was a World War II and Korea veteran. He was a cabinet maker and a former employee of the Xerox Corporation. He was a Lutheran. He was a member of the American Legion and the Elks. He is survived by his wife, Wilma Dotseth; and two sisters, Hazel Foster and Ardith Johnson. Burial was at Tom Oleson Cemetery at Dows, IA. Local arrangements were handled by Callison-Lough Funeral Home of Rogers, AR.

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DOTSON, Melvin D.
MARVELL, ARKANSAS: Melvin Douglas Dotson, 50, died March 2, 2009. He was born June 28, 1958 to the late James and Ceris Dotson. He was a farmer, and attended Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Dotson; three sons, Shawn (Lashanta) Dotson, Anthony (Yuredia) Dotson, and Jean Dotson, all of Chicago, IL; his daughters, Canvas Dotson and Jennifer Dotson, both of Conway; 5 grandchildren; six brothers, James (Shirley) Dotson, John Dotson, Lloyd Dotson, Leroy (LeeAnna) Dotson, Leo Dotson, Kenneth Dotson; a special friend and brother, Larry Denson; three sisters, Earniece (Frank) Lee, Louise (Lonnie) Maddox, and Diane Holloway; and a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Ceris Dotson; a brother, Johnny Dotson; and a sister, Bernice Rollie. Services were held at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. Interment was at Mt. Moriah Cemetery under the direction of Brown's Home For Funerals.

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DOUCET, Joseph W.
BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS: Joseph "Joe" W. Doucet, 67, died July 11, 2004. He was born June 11, 1937 to Leo Doucet and Ursula Marie Comeaux Doucet. He served in both the National Guard and the U.S. Air Force. He was a musician, and a former member of the Air Force Band. He retired from J.M.I. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, and belonged to St. Mary's Catholic Church in Batesville. Survivors include his wife, Ernestine Hollowell Doucet; a daughter, Angela Marie Doucet Smith and a son-in-law, John Alan Smith, both of Jacksonville; 2 granddaughters; a brother, Roy Doucet of Opelousas, LA; three sisters, Mary J. Britt of Marshall, TX, Burna Boudreaux of Church Point, LA, and Merlyn Sprout of San Diego, CA; his sisters-in-law, Ruth Doucet of Opelousas, LA, Veda Hollowell Holland of Fairfield, CA, Mildred Hollowell Skelton, Georgia Hollowell Claxton, and Kathleen Hollowell Mason all of Batesville; a brother-in-law, R.W. Hollowell of Mount Pleasant; 16 nephews; 15 nieces; several great-nieces and nephews; and other family and friends. Services were held at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Interment was at Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Cushman, AR by Roller-Crouch Funeral Home.

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DOUGAN, Vick
HOPE, ARKANSAS: Vick I. Dougan, 99, died May 19, 2009. He was born June 23, 1909 to the late Marshall and Ada Dougan. He worked for Arkla Gas Company for 47 years. He is survived by two sons, Billy and Frances Dougan of Hope, and Joe and Fran Dougan of Port Arthur, TX; two daughters, Virginia and Dean England of Hope, and Linda and Melvin Lear of Rodessa, LA; his nieces and nephews; 14 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 72 years, Callie Dougan; his parents; five sisters; a brother; and a grandson. Interment was at Snell Cemetery in Prescott, AR by Herndon-Pharr Funeral Home.

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DOUGHTY, Bonnie J. Fraunfelter
HOUSTON, ARKANSAS: Bonnie Jean Fraunfelter Doughty, 79, died June 21, 2005. She was born July 27, 1925 to the late Walter Fraunfelter and Maretta Butler Hamilton. She was a retired nurses aide. She attended Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, and enjoyed crafting. She is survived by her husband, Norman Doughty; a son, Ronald Thompson of Houston; a stepson, David Doughty and wife Janet of Houston; a stepdaughter, Darlene Turek and husband Brad of Oklahoma; and many other relatives and friends. Services were held at Antioch Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was at Hope Cemetery in Perry with arrangements by Bob Neal and Sons Funeral Home.

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DOUGLAS, Cledis A.
ALMA, ARKANSAS: Cledis A. Douglas, 88, passed away February 1, 2006. She was born October 4, 1917. She attended the Church of Christ in Alma. She was the widow of Luther Douglas. Survivors include a daughter, Carolyn Hawkins of Alma; a son, Jerry Douglas of Belvedere, IL; a sister, Willie Evatt of San Jose, CA; 9 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the chapel of Ocker Funeral Home, followed by interment at Duncan Cemetery in Waldron, AR.

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DOUGLAS, Rev. Eldon Herbert III
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Rev. Eldon Herbert Douglas III, 69, died August 7, 2004. He was a U.S. Navy veteran, and retired from Entergy after 35 years of service. As a pastor, he served many Arkansas congregations. He was recently appointed Pastor Emeritus at Mabelvale United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Mary Margaret Douglas; a brother, Wallace Douglas of Little Rock; two sons, Eldon H. Douglas IV and Thomas Patrick Douglas, both of Little Rock; two daughters, Dana Leigh Brown, and Susan Naomi Cary both of Benton; and 6 grandchildren. Services were held at Mabelvale United Methodist Church. Burial was at Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of Griffin Leggett Healey & Roth Funeral Home.

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DOUGLAS, Mary
MARIANNA, ARKANSAS: Mary Douglas, 84, died December 30, 2000. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a daughter, Gloria Berry, of North Little Rock; five sons, Herman Douglas, Melvin Douglas, both of Chicago, Ill., Carl Douglas, of Manhattan, Kan., James Douglas, Fred Douglas, both of Marianna; three sisters, Mary Butler, of St. Louis, Vora Bell Foster, of Oak Forrest, Pearlie Mae Jones, of Marianna; 11 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Bethlehem M.B. Church with burial at Pilgrim Cemetery. Arrangements were handled by Kennedy Funeral Home.

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DOUTHARD, Corine
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Corine Douthard, 84, died January 25, 2003. She was a member of Allison Presbyterian Church. She is survived by her children, Claudine Douthard, Rose Williams, Carl Douthard, Haji Nazir, and Wanda Chatman. Services were held at Allison Presbyterian Church. Interment was at the National Cemetery in Little Rock under the direction of Ruffin and Jarrett Funeral Home.

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DOUTHIT, Stella J.
SILOAM SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Stella Jane Doggett Douthit, 73, died October 19, 2006. She was born December 5, 1932 to James Louis Doggett and Mildred E. Boren Doggett. She had been employed by the Gravette Hospital. She was a member of the Church of Latter-Day Saints. She is survived by her husband, L.G. Douthit; six sons, Mike Fox of California, Steve Fox of Arizona, Gary Fox of Nevada, Kevin Fox of Arizona; and Danny Douthit and Mark Douthit, both of Siloam Springs; 20 grandchildren; and 19 greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Christine Douthit; two sisters; a half-brother; and a granddaughter. Cremation arrangements were handled by Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home.

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DOUTHIT, Truman
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Truman M. Douthit, 58, died May 11, 1980. He was born August 30, 1921 in Newton County, AR to Sam and Fina Watson Douthit. He was a poultry feed mixer. He is survived by his wife, Luellen Burch Douthit; his mother; two sons, Bobby and Harold; a sister, Mrs. Theron Barker; three brothers, Johnny, Willie, and Robert; and 4 grandchildren. Burial was at Silent Grove Cemetery under the direction of Sisco Funeral Chapel.

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DOVE, Olive J.
ALEXANDER, ARKANSAS: Olive Jeanette Dove, 90, died January 20, 2007. She was born May 4, 1916 to the late John B. and Alberta Lanning. She retired from the insurance industry, and attended Mabelvale Church of Christ. Survivors include a son, John Dove and wife Pat of Alexander; a daughter, Meredith Sowell and husband George of Cleburne, TX; her grandchildren, Euel Dove and wife Joan, Mark Dove and wife Rhonda, all of Alexander, Lawrence Sowell and wife Vickie of Stephenville, TX, Lynn Sowell of Cleburne, TX, and Lora Fraiser and husband Glenn of Cleburne, TX; and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, David Dove; and several of her siblings. Interment was at Pinecrest Cemetery with arrangements by Ashby Funeral Home.

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DOWD, Morris
HELENA, ARKANSAS: Morris Dowd died April 19, 2009. He was born March 8, 1937 to the late Rev. Gussie and Pinkie Dowd. He was a farmer, and was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Lenora McClurge-Dowd; two daughters, Debra Young of Little Rock, and Tina (Marvin) Greer of Lakeview, AR; four sons, Maurice (Catherine) Dowd, Dewayne (Cora) Dowd, Michael (Batina) Dowd, and Anthony Dowd, all of Barton, AR; a sister, Maxine Randall; 12 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; his nieces, nephews, and cousins; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Second Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was at First Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of Brown's Home For Funerals.

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DOWNING, Margarette
BEEBE, ARKANSAS: Margarette C. Downing, 81, died December 27, 2004. She was born in Leflore County, MS to Green H. Clower and Eunice St. Claire Clower. She is survived by a son, Edward G. "Skip" Downing (Becky); 4 grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Eddie Garrett and Robert C. Downing; and a daughter, Becky Black. Interment was at Rest Hills Memorial Park Mausoleum in North Little Rock under the direction of North Little Rock Funeral Home.

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DOYLE, Carline A. Harp
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Carline Ann Harp Doyle, 67, died September 19, 2004. She was born December 27, 1936 to the late C.H. and Elvae Mae Rodgers Harp. She retired as a purchasing agent for Borden Dairy after 30 years of service. Survivors include her husband, Gene Doyle; a son, Robert Brown and wife Tina of Little Rock; her stepsons, Terry Doyle and wife Susan of Thayer, MO, and Tim Doyle and wife Suzanne of Lawrence, KS; a stepdaughter, LaDana Roberson of Ward; a brother, C.H. Harp of Wilmington, NC; one granddaughter; and 7 step-grandchildren. Services were held at First Baptist Church with Dr. Mark Howell and William Tollett officiating. Interment was at Forest Hills Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Chenal Funeral Home.

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DOYLE, Floyd
CARLISLE, ARKANSAS: Floyd Doyle, 55, died December 30, 1967. He was a retired carpenter and a Baptist. Survivors include his wife, Edith Stauber Doyle; two sons, Gene Doyle and Lynn Doyle of North Little Rock; two daughters, Rachael Doyle and Patricia Doyle of Carlisle; his father, Virgil Doyle of Cabot; two sisters, Florence Saddler of North Little Rock, and Nora Mae Stevens of Little Rock; and 2 grandchildren. Services were held at Carlisle First Baptist Church. Burial was at Carlisle Cemetery by Westbrook Funeral Home of Hazen, AR.

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DOYLE, Grace
LINCOLN, ARKANSAS: Grace Foley Doyle, 91, died May 15, 1994. She was born April 12, 1903 to Tom and Ada Evans. She was a restaurant operator, and attended the Nazarene Church. She is survived by four daughters, Mary Foley, Gladys Foley, Ava Foley, and JoAnn Foley; a son, Era Foley, Jr.; a sister, Bessie Thomas; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and 4 great-great grandchildren. Burial was at the Lincoln Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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DOYLE, John
LEE COUNTY, ARKANSAS: John Doyle died July 12, 1958. He was born March 26, 1892. He was a veteran of World War I. Interment was at Gill Cemetery.

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DOZIER, James E.
CLINTON, ARKANSAS: James E. Dozier, 75, died September 7, 2005. He is survived by his sisters, Lovie Cheney, Marcella Murphy and Doris Lovisco; and several nieces and nephews. Interment was at Quattlebaum Cemetery under the direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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DOZIER, Martha
WALDRON, ARKANSAS: Martha Maudella Dozier, age 6 months, died October 5, 1926. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W.A. Dozier. Her paternal grandparents were Dr. and Mrs. W.A. Dozier. Burial was at Duncan Cemetery.

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DRAIN, Robert
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Robert E. Lee Drain died April 12, 1965. He was born March 24, 1877. Burial was at West Washita Cemetery under the direction of Kelly Funeral Home.

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DRAKE, Edwin E.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Edwin E. Drake died March 21, 1953. He was born August 12, 1869. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Spanish-American War. Interment was at the Little Rock National Cemetery.

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DREIER, Edward
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Edward Dreier, 84, died August 28, 2002. He was born on May 11, 1918 to the late Harman and Emma Holzwerth Dreier. He was a retired farmer and a Jehovah's Witness. Survivors include his wife, Dolly Dreier; a nephew, Mike Dreier of Hendley, Neb.; two nieces, Joann Becker of Beaver City, Neb., and Sharon Organbright of Lincoln, Neb. He was predeceased by his first wife, Vera Nowlin Dreier; and a brother, Albert Dreier. A service was held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. Cremation arrangements were handled by Shinn Funeral Service.

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DRESSENDORFER, Emma
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Emma Dressendorfer 87, died December 8, 2004. She was born June 20, 1917. She was a retired office manager for Sparks Hospital. Survivors include two sons, Dick Dressendorfer and Gary Dressendorfer, both of Fort Smith. She was preceded in death by her husband, William R. Dressendorfer. Interment was at Calvary Cemetery in Fort Smith with arrangements by Fentress Mortuary.

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DRINNON, David M.
CARROLL COUNTY, ARKANSAS: David M. Drinnon died May 8, 1916. He was born July 2, 1846. He was a Civil War veteran of Company G, Arkansas Infantry. Burial was at Grandview Cemetery.

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DROTAR, Michael
SLOVAK, ARKANSAS: Michael Drotar, 86, died January 20, 1944. He was born in 1858. He was survived by three sons, Michael Drotar, Jr., John Drotar, and George Drotar. Interment was at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Cemetery.

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DROWN, Harold L.
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Harold L. Drown, 77, died August 3, 2004. He was born March 13, 1927 to the late Stephen Robert and Maude Copeland Drown. He was a research chemist for Reynolds Aluminum. He is survived by a daughter, Laura Carlisle and husband Dr. Robert Carlisle of Benton; a son, Steven L. Drown and wife Gayla of Benton; a sister, Bernice Wright of Mountain Home; and 3 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Drown. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Alexander with arrangements by Roller-Ballard Funeral Home.

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DRUMMOND, Dan
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Dan Drummond died October 30, 1957. He was born September 21, 1878. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Spanish-American War. Interment was at the Little Rock National Cemetery.

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DRUMMOND, Victoria
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Victoria Drummond, 83, died December 21, 2009. She was a member of St. James Baptist Church in Hillsboro, IL. She is survived by four daughters, Joann (Mark) Hewett and Patricia Hightower, all of Little Rock, Cynthia Belinsky of Southfield, MI, and Cecilia (James) Hayes of Hillsboro, IL; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Emmanuel Baptist Church in Little Rock. Interment was at Haven of Rest Cemetery by Ruffin and Jarrett Funeral Home.

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DRYE, Minnie Hoover
CARLISLE, ARKANSAS: Minnie B. Hoover Drye, 84, died September 7, 2007. She was born November 24, 1922 to the late Calvin and Bessie Hoover. She attended the Landmark Baptist Church in Carlisle. She is survived by four sons, Danuel (Berta) Drye of Farmington, MO, Clarence (Connie) Drye of Jacksonville, NC, Joe Drye and Dean (Sissy) Drye, all of Carlisle; six daughters, Debbie Gresham of White Hall, Elizabeth (Bill) Cody of Sulphur Springs, Doris (Gary) Fortenberry of Dumas, Gina Drye, Minnie Hodnett (Kevin) and Trudy Drye (Rick Gazo), all of Carlisle; two brothers, Wayne Hoover of Carlisle and Billy Hoover of Agnos, AR; two sisters, Faye Talbert of Warner Robins, GA, and Nellie Dwyer of Yakima, WA; 18 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, L.D. Drye; a son, Leon Drye; a daughter, Carolyn Bell; five brothers; a sister; two sons-in-law; and a daughter-in-law. Services were held at Landmark Baptist Church in Carlisle. Interment was at the Carlisle Cemetery under the direction of Boyd Funeral Home of Lonoke, AR.

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DUCK, James V.
LAMAR, ARKANSAS: James Vaughnell Duck, 68, died September 25, 1998. He was the son of the late Melvin H. and Opal Sexton Duck. He was a Baptist, and worked as an explosives expert. He is survived by three daughters, Deborah Smith of Loving, NM, Marla Duck of Atascadero, CA, and Terry Reed of Lamar; a son, James M. Duck of Clarkston, WA; a stepdaughter, Janet Oliger of Lamar; 13 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; and the mother of his children, Marie Marshall Duck Sharp. Burial was at Lamar Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

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DUDEK, Clara
BOONEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Clara E. Dudek, 98, died July 2, 2005. She was born May 6, 1907 to John and Vernie Avery. She was a Catholic. She is survived by a daughter, Shirley Nersesian; a son, Anthony Dudek of South Milwaukee, WI; a brother, Albert Avery of North Judson, IN; 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Anton Dudek; her parents; and a sister, Kathryn. Interment was at Cauthron Cemetery with arrangements by Roberts Funeral Home.

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DUDERSTADT, Alberta C. Schede
GILLETT, ARKANSAS: Alberta Clara Schede Duderstadt, 85, died January 14, 2007. She was born October 17, 1921 to William and Clara Hensiek Schewede. She was a homemaker and attended St. Paul's Lutheran Church, where she formerly served as organist. She is survived by three children, Eugene Duderstadt (Claire) of Wooster, Lorna Duderstadt of Chattanooga, Bruce Duderstadt (Kim) of Panama City; 6 grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Hubert "Duder" Duderstadt; a brother, Herold Schede; and a sister, Alvera Rieve. Services were held at St. Paul's Lutheran Church. Burial was at the Lutheran Cemetery under the direction of Essex Funeral Home.

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DUDGEON, Mary Ann
GREEN FOREST, ARKANSAS: Mary Ann Phipps Dudgeon died February 17, 1959. She was born February 15, 1868. She was preceded in death by two husbands, William Wheeler and Daniel Dudgeon. Interment was at the Huntsville Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Home.

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DUDIC, Milorod
HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Milorod Dudic, 83, died April 3, 2007. He was born March 30, 1924 in Golubinci, Serbia. He was a World War II veteran of the Serbian Army, and attended St. George Serbian Orthodox Church. He is survived by his wife, Zagorka Dudic; a son, Raso Pesovic of Belgrade, Serbia; a sister, Jovanka Mijatovic of Belgrade; and two nephews, Dragan Galicic of Uzice, Serbia; and Zoran Galicic of Serbia. Services were held at the chapel of Gross Funeral Home Chapel with Father Mihailo Mikic officiating. Interment was at Memorial Gardens.

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DUEKER, Lillian
BELLA VISTA, ARKANSAS: Lillian Dueker, 104, died February 17, 2006. She was born June 18, 1901 to Adolph and Anna Jilg. She attended Bella Vista Lutheran Church. She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Harriet Mueller and Carl Mueller of Bella Vista, and Esther Trahms and Rev. Vern Trahms of Sun City West, AZ; a sister, Anna Koslowski of Holyoke, CO; 8 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Harold E. Dueker; a grandchild; 7 brothers; and a sister. Services were held at Bella Vista Lutheran Church. Burial was at Fort Dodge, IA with arrangements by Bella Vista Funeral Home and Crematory.

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DUFFEL, Louella
JONESBORO, ARKANSAS: Louella Duffel, 91, died August 19, 2009. She was born March 28, 1918. She was a member of Nettleton Baptist Church. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Dianna Duffel of Lebanon, MO; a daughter, Linda Stallings of Jonesboro; a brother, Alton Powell of Walcott, AR; a sister, Edna Champion of Memphis, TN; 4 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents; and 13 brothers and sisters. Burial was at Nettleton Cemetery under the direction of Emerson Funeral Home.

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DUFFIELD, Frederick
HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Frederick O. Duffield, 78, died January 29, 1983 at his residence. He was the retired owner of Duffield Tree Service in Toledo, OH. Survivors include his wife, Grace Duffield; three sons, Joel, Daniel and Ronald; two sisters, Lois Thackwell and Maxine Daniels; and a brother, William. Services were held at Caruth Funeral Home. Interment was at Woodlawn Cemetery in Toledo, OH.

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DUFFIN, William J., Jr.
GRAVETTE, ARKANSAS: William James "Bill" Duffin, Jr., 77, died December 26, 2010. He was born May 24, 1933 in Chicago, IL to William Duffin, Sr. and Josephine Duffin. He was a retired cab driver, and enjoyed Western films. He was a former resident of Humboldt, TN. Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Matlow (Bill) of Hiwasse; three sons, William Duffin III (Romanita), David Duffin (Melissa), and Paul Duffin, all of Chicago, IL; a stepdaughter, Elizabeth Dunnagan of Miland, TN; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife; his parents; and a sister. Arrangements were handled by Epting Funeral Home.

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DUFRASNE, Urilla Elba
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Urilla Elba "Billie" Dufrasne, 83, died February 28, 2006. She was born May 30, 1922 to Charles Henry and Lena Elba Blair Foust. She attended the House of Worship Church in Hindsville. She was the widow of Francis Dufrasne. Among the survivors are two sons, Clifton E. Riley of Phoenix, and Donald A. Dufrasne of Williams, AZ; three daughters, Joyce M. Harp of Springdale, Margie L. Dufrasne of Mesa, AZ, and Betty M. Pigg of Oklahoma City, OK; a brother, Jake B. Foust of Prescott Valley, AZ; and two sisters, Thelma L. White of Crooked River Ranch, OR, and Annabel M. Wilson of Kirkland, AZ. Interment was at Sonora Cemetery with arrangements by Sisco Funeral Home.

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DUGGAR, James E.
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: James Edward Duggar, 53, died September 5, 2008. He was born August 17, 1955 to Reno Duggar and Hurmer Lee Wright. He worked in construction as an asphalt layer. He is survived by his mother; a daughter, LaQuecia Swinney of Killeen, TX; a brother, Rev. Raymond Duggar of Morrilton; five sisters, Wanda Maltbia and Patricia Maryman, both of Conway, Verna Wheat and Brenda Tyus, both of Jacksonville, NC, and Sandra Stubbs of Mayflower; and 3 grandchildren. Services were held at Palarm Chapel Missionary Baptist Church in Mayflower. Burial was at Palarm Chapel Cemetery by Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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DUKE, George H.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: George H. Duke died in 1926. He was born in 1842. He was a Civil War veteran, and served with Company G of the 26th Alabama Infantry. Interment was at Pine Grove Baptist Cemetery.

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DUKES, Columbus Christopher, Sr.
MORO, ARKANSAS: Columbus Christopher Dukes, Sr., 89, died May 18, 2003. He was born September 15, 1913 to Monroe Richard Dukes and Captola Clinetime Blount Dukes. He was a retired farmer. He attended Mt. Gillian M.B. Church, where he served as a deacon, church custodian, president of the usher and deacon boards, and president of the usher foundation. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Rosie Thomas Dukes; four sons, Richard Dukes of Forrest City, Lee Roy Dukes and Columbus Christopher Dukes, Jr., both of Moro, and Larry Dukes of Little Rock; three daughters, Oretha Ray of Palestine, Earlene Walter of Moro and Lela Coleman of Marianna; two brothers, Percy Dukes of Kansas City, MO and Edgar Dukes of Moro; a sister, Hattie Harrison of Batesville, MS; 28 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by three children; two sisters, Allie B. Young and Perline Brooks; and 2 grandchildren. Services were held at Mt. Gillian M.B. Church. Burial was at Gill Cemetery under the direction of Oliver Hightower and Son Funeral Home of Marianna, AR.

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DULANEY, Gene P.
WARD, ARKANSAS: Gene Paul Dulaney, 72, died April 26, 2007. He was born April 23, 1935 to the late Leonard Dulaney, Sr. and Margaret Stephens Dulaney. Among the survivors are five children, Debra Stephens, Ricky and Melissa Dulaney, Teresa and Harlen Burke, Brett Kemnow, and Tracy Hudson; four sisters, Mickey Taylor, Joyce Finley, Ruth Calhoun and Helen Tassisstro; two brothers, Leonard Dulaney, Jr. and John Dulaney; 10 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. Cremation arrangements were handled by Thomas Funeral Service of Cabot, AR.

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DUMAS, Alberta
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Alberta Dumas died August 25, 1958. She was born August 31, 1888. She was the wife of Henry Dumas. Interment was at the Fort Smith National Cemetery.

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DUMAS, Elda
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Elda F. Tharp Dumas, 73, died June 3, 2005. She was born April 14, 1932 to Glen and Fay Ella Philbrick Tharp. She was a former school teacher with the Fayetteville Public Schools. Survivors include her husband, Billy Dumas; a son, Greg Dumas of Fort Worth, TX; a daughter, Debra Caperton of Fayetteville; a brother, Owen Tharp of Woukomis, OK; 6 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Interment was at Round Mountain Cemetery with Bro. Ernest Edge officiating. Arrangements were handled by Beard's Funeral Chapel.

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DUMAS, Elwood E.
CROSSETT, ARKANSAS: Elwood Elton Dumas, 86, died December 11, 1999. He was born January 15, 1913 to Zacairah Dillard "Buck" and Ella Magnolia Powell Dumas. He was a farmer, and then was employed at Georgia Pacific. He was member of the Providence Baptist Church in Point, LA. He is survived by his wife, Mae Ouchley Dumas of Crossett; a son, Elton Dumas of Crossett; two daughters, Reecie Loveless of Crossett and Earnestine Cronin of Cleveland, MS; a stepdaughter, Joan Parks of Bentonville; a sister, Inez Dollarhite of Longview, TX; 6 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, 7 step-grandchildren and 10 step great-grandchildren. Burial was at Pinewood Memorial Park with arrangements by Jones Funeral Home of Crossett, AR.

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DUNBAR, Lurenza
MANDEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Lurenza Dunbar, 89, died October 22, 2007. He was born February 1, 1918. He retired from Junkins Lumber Company, and was a former employee of Red River. He attended Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church. He is survived by seven daughters, Bobbie Davis, Lorene Hawkins, Suzie Hampton, Lucinda Edmond, Ira Williams and Frankie Thomas of Texarkana, and Ida Beatrice of Little Rock; 26 grandchildren; 58 great-grandchildren; 4 great-great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Beatrice H. Dunbar. Services were held at Lyles Funeral Home with Elvis Scott officiating. Burial was at Cleveland Cemetery.

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DUNCAN, Dorcas
WYNNE, ARKANSAS: Dorcas Duncan, 83, died April 22, 2009. She was born December 22, 1925. She was a longtime clerk for the Cross County Health Department, and was also co-owner of Duncan Body Shop. She was a member of McElroy United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, J.T. Duncan; a son, John Duncan of Sheridan; a daughter, Patsy Williford of Fayetteville; two sisters, Zereda Crowe of Ravenna, KY and Junia Littleton of Mesquite, TX; her grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, George Arlow Fore and Bessie Neal Fore; three brothers; and a sister. Burial was at Crosslawn Cemetery by Kernodle Funeral Home.

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DUNCAN, Lula Tinnin
GRAVETTE, ARKANSAS: Lula Tinnin Duncan died December 26, 1954. She was the daughter of James and Emma Hayden Tinnin, and was of the Presbyterian faith. She was survived by two sisters, Mrs. J.T. Powell, and Mrs. David Gore. Burial was at Tinnin Cemetery under the direction of Callison-McKinney Funeral Home.

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DUNCAN, Nell
ALICIA, ARKANSAS: Nell Duncan, 16, died of a lightning strike on August 5, 1939. She was a housemaid. She was born on July 9, 1923 to William and Minnie Duncan. Interment was at Liberty Cemetery in Charlotte, AR with Rev. T. Hall Tomes presiding. Arrangements were handled by Johnson Burial Association.

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DUNCAN, Oscar C.
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Oscar C. Duncan died August 10, 1957. He was born August 23, 1882. He was a veteran of the Spanish-American War. Interment was at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville, AR.

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DUNCAN, Ruby
STUTTGART, ARKANSAS: Ruby Duncan, 80, died January 23, 2005. She was born March 5, 1924. She was a private sitter, and was of the Methodist faith. She is survived by a son, Jeff Duncan of Austin; three daughters, Betty Swift of Hazen, Carol Simpson of Lodge Corner, and Terri Shepherd of Stuttgart; a sister, Julia Case of DeWitt; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Duncan; her parents, Jeff and Leona Frownfelter; five sisters, Marie Duncan, Rose Mae Duncan, Myrtle Duncan, Lucille Frownfelter and Pearl Case; and a grandson, Phil Simpson. Funeral services were held at the chapel of Turpin Funeral Home. Burial was at Coffield Cemetery.

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DUNKER, James
CRAWFORD COUNTY, ARKANSAS: James Dunker died January 11, 1849. He was scalded to death in an accident. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery.

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DUNKER, Pearl
BERRYVILLE, ARKANSAS: Pearl Dunker, 93, died August 5, 2006. She was born February 10, 1913 to Maroof and Mine Manning Abraham. She worked at North Shore National Bank in Chicago, IL until her retirement. Survivors include three nephews, Richard Rodman of Falls Church, VA, Donald Abraham of LaPort, IN, and Edward Abraham of St. Louis, MO. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Dunker; her parents; a brother; and a sister. Interment was at Berryville Memorial Park under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.

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DUNLAP, Mildred
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Mildred Alice Dunlap, 71, died June 24, 1986. She was born May 17, 1915 to Joe and Ollie Boatright Chappell. She was a seamstress and a waitress, and was of the Baptist faith. She was survived by two nephews, James Chappell and Don Chappell; and two nieces, Mary Davis and Ann Brown. Burial was at Hindsville Cemetery under the direction of Sisco Funeral Home.

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DUNMORE, Edward, Sr.
DUMAS, ARKANSAS: Edward Dunmore, Sr., 54, died November 28, 2010 at UAMS Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born September 6, 1956 in Dumas to the late Willie and Versie Crosby Dunmore. He was a retired farmer, and also worked for R.A. Pickens & Son. He was a member of Greater First Baptist Church in Pickens. He is survived by his wife, Mable Dunmore; three daughters, Vercette Dunmore, Patrice Dunmore, and Brittney Dunmore, all of Dumas; a son, Edward Dunmore, Jr.; five sisters, Vivian Fisher and Jackie James, both of Dumas, Elizabeth Dunmore and Ella Kiper, both of Milwaukee, WI, and Celia Dunmore of Los Angeles, CA; five brothers, Charles Dunmore of Dumas, and Marshall Dunmore, Isaiah Dunmore, Curtis Dunmore, and Willie Dunmore, all of Los Angeles, CA; and 6 grandsons. Services were held at Watson District Headquarters in Mitchellville. Burial was at St. Paul Church Cemetery in Pickens by Serenity Gardens Funeral Services.

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DUNN, Alexander
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Alexander Dunn died September 14, 1903. He served as a sergeant during the Civil War. Interment was at the Fort Smith National Cemetery.

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DUNN, Elmira B.
MONTROSE, ARKANSAS: Elmira Beatrice Dunn, 85, died April 1, 1999. She was a homemaker. She is survived by five sons, Lampkin Dunn, Jr., of Montrose, Gilbert Dunn, Wilbert Dunn and Elvis Dunn of Detroit, MI, and Chester Dunn of Portland; five daughters, Beatrice Biggs, Archie Winfrey and Elnora Woods of Detroit, Lavern Love of Charlotte, NC, and Vonceal Lewis of Oakland, CA; 32 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Lampkin Dunn; her parents, Marvin and Matilda Walker King; four brothers; and a sister. Services were held at Portland #2 Baptist Church with Rev. Lewis Meadows officiating. Burial was at St. Marion Cemetery with arrangements by Cromwell Funeral Home.

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DUNN, Patsy Ann
CABOT, ARKANSAS: Patsy Ann Dunn, 34, died July 3, 1983. She was a Baptist. Family members include her husband, Larry Dunn; three daughters, Peggy Sue, Pennie C. and Sheila Ann Hammond, all of Cabot; a son, James W. Hammond of Cabot; and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Johnson of Lepanto. Interment was at Chapel Hill Cemetery under the direction of Jacksonville Funeral Home.

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DUNN, Theola
OSCEOLA, ARKANSAS: Theola Dunn, 62, died February 28, 2007. She is survived by her children, Carol Day, Shayla Pirson, James Wilson, Jr. and Dorwayne Wilson, all of Osceola, and Bruce Wilson of Indianapolis; her mother, Grafter Anna Jacobs of Osceola; her sisters, Ollie Jacobs, Shirley Harris, Doris Sander, Melody Murray, Minnie Parker, Grafter Jacobs and Mary Louise Moore; and her brothers, Morris Jacobs, Jr. and Derrick Jacobs. Services were held at New Mount Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was at Whiteside Cemetery under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.

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DUPREE, Mamie Lee
HAMBURG, ARKANSAS: Mamie Lee Dupree, 93, died November 11, 2009. She was a member of Mount Zion Baptist Church. She was born April 26, 1916 to the late Johnny and Ora Lee Brown Johnson. She is survived by a son, Jerry Don and wife Gustava Baker of Kansas City, MO; two daughters, Novella Dunum of Hamburg, and Valco Dupree and husband Billy Peters, of Chesapeake, VA; a stepson, Frank Marshall Dupree of Lake Village; 3 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; 6 great-great grandchildren. Services were held at Mount Zion Baptist Church. Burial was at Johnson Memorial Cemetery by Cromwell Funeral Home.

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DuPRIEST, Mildred
ROSE BUD, ARKANSAS: Mildred DuPriest, 93, died September 6, 2004. She was born January 16, 1911 to Joe and Bernie DuPriest. Interment was at Bethesda Cemetery with arrangements by Roller-Daniel Funeral Home.

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DUPUIS, Daniel
HEBER SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Daniel Dupuis, 50, died February 29, 2004. He was born March 6, 1953 in Grand Bay, Quebec, Canada to the late Albert and Rhea Lambert Dupuis. He was a painter and contractor who enjoyed fishing and sports. He was of the Catholic faith. Survivors include eight sisters, Brigitte Daniel, Michelin Richter, Monique Nezwasky, Michelle Flower, Angele Young, Carmen Clermont, Louise Lunn, and Denise Kreuger; a brother-in-law, Donald C. Brummitt; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service was held at the chapel of Olmstead Funeral Home with Deacon Bob Morris officiating.

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DURALL, Harold R.
ROGERS, ARKANSAS: Harold Robert Durall, 70, died May 5, 1969. He was born June 23, 1889. He was a retired fire insurance engineer, and was of the Methodist faith. He was survived by his wife, Florence Radant Durall; a son, Robert; a brother, Ivan; a sister, Mrs. H.R. Hackworth; and 2 granddaughters. Arrangements were handled by Callison Funeral Home.

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DUREN, Cora Lee
MORO, ARKANSAS: Cora Lee Duren, 86, died February 23, 2005. She was born September 20, 1918. She is survived by her sons, Jimmy Dale and Jacky Dean Nicholas; two sisters, Lora Beatrice Rawson and Hazel Huskey; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Gospel Lighthouse. Burial was at Marianna Memorial Park under the direction of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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DURHAM, Rev. Alfred
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Rev. Alfred Durham died March 30, 1908. He was born March 9, 1809. He was the husband of Missouri Durham. Interment was at Zion Hill Cemetery.

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DUSEK, Bernard
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Bernard "Barney" Dusek, 83, died August 1, 2003 at Medi-Homes Nursing Home in Prairie Grove. He was born May 31, 1920 in Sully County, SD to Frank J. and Edith P. Schwartz Dusek. He is survived by a daughter, Carolyn Boyle of Prairie Grove; two sisters, Orpha Mayes of Farmington, and Bernice Elkins of Sacramento, CA; 3 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Pat Hand. Interment was at the Prairie Grove Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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DUSSEX, Josephine
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Josephine F. Dussex, 98, died January 19, 2003. She is survived by a sister, Margaret Guanalla. She was preceded in death by four sisters, Julia Luyet, Clara Shellabarger, Marie Dussex, and Louise Campbell; and two brothers, Tony and Chris. Services were held at St. Joseph's Catholic Church. Arrangements were handled by Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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DUTTON, Amer
GOSHEN, ARKANSAS: Amer Dalton Dutton, 85, died February 23, 1969 at the Madison County Hospital. He was born July 31, 1883 in Washington County, AR to Moses J. and Nevada T. Scott Dutton. Survivors include his wife, Gertrude Neill Dutton; a daughter, Mrs. Lucille Bowerman of Fayetteville; two sons, Wade of Hindsville, and Vernon of Goshen; a sister, Mrs. Stella Blakemore of Pico Rivera, CA; a brother, Elvin of Pico Rivera, CA; 13 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchldren. He was preceded in death by a son, Jeff Dutton. Services were held at Buckeye Baptist Church. Burial was at the Buckeye Cemetery by Brashears Funeral Home.

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DUTTON, Cecil C.
LINCOLN, ARKANSAS: Cecil Carl Dutton, 73, died December 23, 2005. He was born February 27, 1932. He was a farmer. He also had a strong interest in mules, horses and donkeys. He enjoyed working and driving teams, and liked antique farm equipment. Among the survivors are fourteen cousins, Betty and Wayne Ayers, M.J. and Wilma Hensley, Evelyn Fox, Joy and Jesse Leopard, Billie Gibson, Joe and Barbara Dutton, Arthur and Rheta Dutton, Larry and Betty Dutton, Lonnie and Lois Dutton, Vernie and Dollie Dutton, Hubert Dutton, Homer and Norma Dutton, Erline and Neal Ward, and Lester Millard. Services were held at the Luginbuel Funeral Home in Prairie Grove with Paul Woodhouse presiding. Interment was at the Farmington Cemetery in Farmington, AR.

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DUTTON, Emma
MADISON COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Emma Mae Dutton, 62, of the Dutton community, died June 21, 1964. She was born September 19, 1901 in Madison County, AR to Elijah and Cynthia Cornell. Survivors include her husband, E.M. Dutton; three sons, Joe of Kansas City, MO, Arthur of Fort Sill, OK, and Melvin of La Habra, CA; three daughters, Mrs. Betty Ayers of Fayetteville, Carolina Dutton of the home, and Mrs. Billy Gibson of Blue Springs, MO; two brothers, Jessie of Garland, TX, and Roy Cornell of San Rafael, CA; three sisters, Mrs. Nancy Ralston of Prairie Grove, Mrs. Sarah Greenlee of Blue Springs, MO, and Mrs. Alsa Wist of La Habra, CA; and 3 grandchildren. A funeral service was held at the Dutton Community House. Burial was at Dutton Cemetery under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home.

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DUTY, Orphea L. McFerrin
BOXLEY, ARKANSAS: Orphea Lee McFerrin Duty, 103, died May 26, 2002. She was born June 12, 1898 to Benjamin Eugene and Sarah Belle Harp McFerrin. She had lived at Boxley since 1909, and was the postmistress of Boxley for 45 years. She was a member of the Boxley Baptist Church for 88 years, having served as pianist and Sunday School teacher. Among the survivors are three daughters and two sons-in-law, Fred Evon Bunch of Kingston, Ina Verne and A.R. Pendergrass of Little Rock, and Nina Lee and Bill Fowler of Boxley; a sister, Mary John McFerrin of Denver, Colo.; nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a nephew; and four nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Duty in 1944; and by a daughter, Ima Jean Duty Fowler; a son-in-law, Wilson Bunch; twin infant daughters; three brothers; three sisters; and three nephews. Services were held at the Boxley Baptist Church with the Rev. Claud Williams officiating. Interment was at the Walnut Grove Cemetery in Boxley with arrangements by Brashears Funeral Home of Huntsville, AR.

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DuVALL, Grady Robert
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Grady Robert DuVall, 96, died July 22, 2005. He was born October 15, 1908 to Elisha H. DuVall and Ida Jacobs DuVall. He was a retired safety inspector for the Arkansas Department of Labor. He attended Bauxite High School in the early 1930s, and was a star pitcher for the Bauxite Miners. He went on to play semi-pro baseball. He remained a lifetime supporter of the both the Bauxite Miners and the Arkansas Razorbacks. He attended Benton First United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Ruth Hamilton DuVall; his son, Gary DuVall of Conway; a daughter, DeAnne Wilmoth and son-in-law, Shorty both of Atlanta, Georgia; one brother, Joe DuVall and sister-in-law, Virgie DuVall both of Tull; a sister, Imogene White of Benton; 7 grandchildren, Melinda Neeley of Morrilton, Lori Reeves of Atlanta, GA, Amanda Hawkins of Hot Springs, Amy Powers of Atlanta, GA, Jennifer Ethridge of Conway, Cindy Moushegian of McKinney, TX, and Molly Spencer of Atlanta, GA; and 12 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a wife, Eleanor Poe DuVall; three brothers, Curtis, Richard and Wilbur; and one sister, Inez Ramsey. Burial was at Ebenezer Cemetery in Tull, AR with arrangements by Ashby Funeral Home.

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DUVALL, Wilma
LAMAR, ARKANSAS: Wilma Duvall, 86, died May 5, 2009. She was born April 21, 1923 to the late Jimmy and Della Welcher Mackey. She was of the Pentecostal faith, and enjoyed walking, reading and flower gardening. She is survived by four sons, Jimmy Duvall and Eddie Duvall, both of Hector, David Duvall of Lamar, and Junior Duvall of Mount Magazine; four daughters, Barbara Collins and Debbie Simpson, both of Russellville, Patsy Millner of Dardanelle, and Dana Althouse of Fort Smith; a sister-in-law, Johalou Mackey of Conway; 9 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Burl Ray Duvall; a daughter, Teresa Lynn Duvall; a grandson, Douglas Roach; and four brothers. Burial was at Shady Grove Cemetery north of Atkins under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service.

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DUX, Florence
TEXARKANA, ARKANSAS: Florence Dux, 95, died March 16, 2002 at a local hospital. She was born May 10, 1906 in Buffalo, NY. She was a member of St. Edward's Catholic Church. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Shirley Dux of Texarkana; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jacob W. Dux. Services were held at St. Edward's Catholic Church. Interment was at Holy Cross Cemetery with arrangements by Texarkana Funeral Home.

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DVORAK, Lumir A.
EDGEMONT, ARKANSAS: Lumir "Lew" A. Dvorak, 69, died March 9, 2003. He was born September 26, 1933 to the late Laddie and Hannah Vodrazka Dvorak. He was a sales representative for Exxon, and a U.S. Navy veteran. He is survived by his wife, Val Petr Dvorak; two daughters, Pat Oboyle of Greers Ferry, and Geri Lynn McCafferty of Willow Brook, IL; a brother, Laddie Dvorak of Indiana; and two grandchildren. Visitation was at the Olmstead Woodland Memorial Park Chapel in Edgemont. Arrangements were handled by Olmstead Funeral Home, Inc.

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DYBENDAL, Sydney Arthur
OZARK, ARKANSAS: Funeral services for Sydney A. Dybendal were held on August 10, 2009. He was born December 29, 1932 to Sydney and Cornelia Holscher Dybendal. He retired from Whirlpool in Fort Smith, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by a brother, Garry Dybendal of Ozark. He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Charles, Jim, and George Dybendal. Interment was at Highland Cemetery with arrangements by Shaffer Funeral Home.

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DYER, Annie Field
MOUNTAIN HOME, ARKANSAS: Annie Field Dyer passed away January 11, 1917. She was born August 2, 1840. She was the wife of Capt. Dyer. Burial took place at Mountain Home Cemetery.

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DYER, Francis M.
PRAIRIE GROVE, ARKANSAS: Francis Marion Dyer died on January 4, 1921. He was born on November 13, 1835. He was a Civil War veteran of Company H, 15th Arkansas Regiment. Interment was at the Prairie Grove Cemetery.

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DZWIERZYNSKI, Eleanor
HORSESHOE BEND, ARKANSAS: Eleanor Dzwierzynski, 79, died June 8, 2005. She was born July 28, 1925 to the late Peter and Caroline Chmielowicz Jakubowski. She was a former worker in the auto industry, and was a Catholic. She is survived by her husband, Anthony Dzwierzynski; a son, Jerome Dzwierzynski of LaGrange Park, IL; four daughters and sons-in-law, Elanine and Bob Goodlart of West Chester, IL; Beverly and John Kontola of Inver Grove, MN; Patricia and Bill Kintz of Kenosha, WI; and Denise and Jeff Riley of Charlevoix, MI; and 13 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers; and two sisters. Services were held at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Cherokee Village. Arrangements were handled by Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.

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EAGLE, James P.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: James Philip Eagle was born on August 10, 1837. He served as governor of the state of Arkansas, having been elected to his first term in 1888. He was a Civil War veteran, having fought with the 5th Arkansas Infantry and the 2nd Arkansas Mounted Rifles. He also campaigned with the Army of Tennessee. He was a former president of the Southern Baptist Conevention, and served several terms in that post. He was married to Mary Kavanaugh Oldham. He died on of heart failure on December 19, 1904, and is buried at Mount Holly Cemetery in Little Rock, AR.

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EAGLE, Wanda R.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Wanda Ruth Eagle, 64, died January 29, 1999. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. W.S. Eagle. Survivors include a brother and sister-in-law, Charley and Carolyn Eagle of Little Rock; two nieces and their families, Cheryl and Scott Siple of Rowlett, TX and their children; Rene and Scott Embrey of Beebe and their children. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in North Little Rock, and also attended Mabelvale United Methodist Church in Little Rock. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park with Rev. Steve Brizzi officiating. Arrangements were handled by Griffin Leggett Healey and Roth Funeral Home.

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EAGLIN, Michael O., Sr.
EL DORADO, ARKANSAS: Michael Ozie Eaglin, Sr. died April 3, 2006. He was born September 13, 1954 to Floyd and Ellen Marie Pitre Eaglin. He was of the Baptist faith. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and worked as a truck driver in Woodbridge, VA for 19 years. He is survived by his wife, Samantha Maddox Eaglin; a son, Michael O. Eaglin, Jr. of Woodbridge, VA; three daughters, Charmine Eaglin and Alicia Eaglin, both of Richmond, VA and Ellen Eaglin of Atlanta, GA; two brothers, Floyd David Eaglin (Ullalie Lan) of Hilo, HI and Gabriel Eaglin (Waver) of Opelousas, LA; three sisters, Roman Eddington of Austin, TX, Patricia Tolbert of Cape Coral, FL and Yvonne White (John) of Lee's Summit, MO; and many nieces, nephews and other family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; and by a sister, Linda Marie Perry. Services were held at First St. James Baptist Church with Rev. Donald Bridges presiding. Interment was at Lott Burgy Cemetery with arrangements by Sims Mortuary.

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EALY, Clifton
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Clifton T. Ealy, 76, died March 8, 2012. He was born February 14, 1936 to Taft Ealy, Sr. and Hester Thompson Ealy. He enjoyed fishing and sports. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Maeetta Ealy; five sons, Mark Ealy of Conway, Clifton J. (Gloria) Ealy of Mississippi, Gary Warren of Wichita, KS, and Victor Ealy and Dwayne (Melissa) Ealy, all of Texas; three daughters, Laura Ealy of Conway, Carolyn (Ricky) Donnerson of Maumelle, and Diann Hill of Atlanta, GA; three sisters, Almenta Blackwell, Verlean Fields, and Nadean Guiden, all of Twin Groves; nine brothers, Taft Ealy, Jr. and Woodrow Ealy, both of Conway, Kapolean Ealy of Greenbrier, Bobby "T.L." Ealy of Shawnee, OK, and Howard Ealy, Dennis Ealy, William T. Ealy, Billy "L.C." Ealy, and Ralph Ealy, all of Twin Groves; 13 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Calvin Ealy and Hubert Ealy. Services were held at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Greenbrier. Interment was at Pilgrim Rest Cemetery by Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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EARLS, Troy G.
STAR CITY, ARKANSAS: Troy Gene Earls, 58, died May 27, 2002. He was born September 6, 1943 to the late Troy Alvin Earls and Ethel Pearson Earls. He is survived by a son, Troy Deon Earls of Star City; a daughter, Karen Earls Rauls of Star City; a brother, Carl Edward Stout of Wrightsville; two sisters, Cathy Stout of Star City and Patricia Creighton of North Little Rock; and two granddaughters. Interment was at Dark Corner Cemetery in Gould under the direction of Griffin Funeral Service.

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EARLY, Maggie
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Maggie Bell Early, 88, died August 1, 2004. She was born January 15, 1916 to the late Lawson Kemp and Sarah Carrington Kemp. There are no immediate survivors. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Early. Services were held at St. Andrew Baptist Church in Altheimer with Rev. Bobby Daniels officiating. Burial was at St. Andrew Cemetery under the direction of Brown Funeral Home.

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EARLYWINE, Ann
STUTTGART, ARKANSAS: Ann Minnie Earlywine died October 25, 2009. She was born October 19, 1916 to the late Edward and Mathilda Blumhorst. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church. She is survived by two children and their spouses, Glenn and Regenia Earlywine of Stuttgart, and Dixie and Fred Burnett of Sedro Woolley, WA; a grandson; 3 great-grandchildren; a great-great granddaughter; a sister, Edna Smith of Stuttgart; and her nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Earlywine; her parents; and two sisters, Alma Blumhorst and Olga Hollanger. Interment was at Lone Tree Cemetery by Turpin Funeral Home.

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EASTER, Jerry
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Jerry Hershel Easter, 51, died May 14, 2006. He was born August 1, 1954 to Melvin H. and Marybelle Wood Easter. He is survived by one aunt, Dorothea Bilbrey Tate of West Fork; and several cousins. Interment was at West Fork Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home in Prairie Grove, AR.

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EASTER, Permenus C.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Permenus C. Easter died February 16, 1953. He was born December 11, 1893. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War I. Interment was at the Little Rock National Cemetery.

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EASTER, Robert
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Robert Easter, 59, died December 21, 1990. He was born September 8, 1931. He was a Korean War veteran, and was a retired carpenter and mechanic. He attended the Church of God. Survivors include four sons, Bobby, Robert, Curtis and Tracy; two daughters, Glenda and Anita; his father; three brothers; four sisters; and fifteen grandchildren. Burial was at Sharp Cemetery with arrangements by Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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EASTER, Samantha
EL DORADO, ARKANSAS: Samantha Easter died June 15, 2007. She was born April 23, 1930 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Harry Miller. She worked with assisting the sick and elderly, and was active in community service. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, and attended Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, where she served as a Sunday School teacher and a choir member. She is survived by two daughters, Ms. Willie M. Burke of Kansas City, MO, and Marilyn Brown of Van Nuys, CA; a foster daughter, Brenda Sue Moye of Kansas City, MO; a stepson, Willie Dean Easter of Stephens, AR; a nephew, Darryl Miller of El Dorado; 3 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Mt. Calvary Missionary Baptist Church in El Dorado with Rev. Donald R. Dredd officiating. Interment followed at Mount Calvary Cemetery with arrangements by Sims Mortuary.

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EASTERLING, Eliza
HUNTSVILLE, ARKANSAS: Eliza Easterling died December 27, 1911. She was born May 17, 1841. She was preceded in death by her husband, William M. Easterling. Burial was at Lower Whorton Creek Cemetery.

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EASTERLING, Virginia
PRESCOTT, ARKANSAS: Virginia Pearson Easterling, 90, died November 26, 2006. She was born September 9, 1916 to Arch E. and Lillie Burns Pearson. She attended the First United Methodist Church of Prescott. She is survived by a sister, Ruth Daniel of Prescott; and her nieces, nephews, friends and caregivers. She was preceded in death by her husband, James T. Easterling; brothers, Bob and Archie Pearson; and a sister, Violet Matthews. Interment was at Deann Cemetery under the direction of Shackelford Funeral Home.

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EASTERWOOD, Floyd K.
PIGGOTT, ARKANSAS: Floyd Kenneth Easterwood, 82, died December 22, 2006. He was born September 18, 1924 to the late John Henry and Ina Bell Branson Easterwood. He is survived by a son, Kenneth Easterwood of Marshfield, MO; a sister, Helen Sterling of St. Louis; 2 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Lloyd T. Easterwood; and a sister, Opal Thomas. Interment was at Cummings Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Irby Funeral Home.

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EASTIN, Mattie
GARLAND COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Mattie Eastin, 70, died December 24, 1938. Burial was at Medlock Cemetery by Griffin-Leggett Funeral Home.

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EASTWOOD, Vera
WHITE HALL, ARKANSAS: Vera Eastwood, 82, died August 15, 2000. She was born October 23, 1917 to the late Lesker Cogbill and Mattie West Cogbill. She was a member of Oak Park Freewill Baptist Church in Pine Bluff for 45 years, and enjoyed working in the Vacation Bible School. She is survived by her husband, O.L. Eastwood; two daughters, Kaye Ross and Faye Cooper, both of Pine Bluff; a brother, Jessie Cogbill of Pine Bluff; three sisters, Floy Presley of Cabot, and Helen Kesterson and Clara Lee, both of Pine Bluff; and 5 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a sister, Edna Culpepper. Burial was at Roselawn Cemetery in Pine Bluff with arrangements by Hale-South Funeral Home.

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EATON, Clyde
MADISON COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Clyde Eaton died December 8, 1938. He was born August 5, 1921 to James M. and Sabra Eaton. He was survived by his parents. Burial was at Boston Cemetery.

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EBLOVI, Helen
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Helen Eblovi, 86, died December 25, 2006. She was born June 10, 1920 to Harry and Lena Soper French. She was a homemaker, and attended St. John's Catholic Church. She is survived by a sister and brother-in-law, Jessie M. Walker and husband William of Dover; a niece, Carol Carney of Iowa City, IA; two nephews, Ron Walker and wife Eleanor of Dover and Bill Walker of Oceanside, CA. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Eblovi; her parents; a son, Joseph Eblovi, Jr.; a sister, Frances Nichols; and an infant brother. Services were held at St. John's Catholic Church with Father William Thomas officiating. Burial was at Rest Haven Memorial Park with arrangements by Humphrey Funeral Service.

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ECK, Ethel
ENGLAND, ARKANSAS: Ethel Eck, 66, died August 8, 1980. Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Laverne Woosley and Mrs. Brenda Carpenter, both of England, Mrs. Pat Joyner of San Antonio, TX, Mrs. Dortha Cox of Charleston, SC, and Mrs. Glenda Stewart of Alexandria, LA; a son, Henry Collier of Little Rock; six sisters, including Mrs. Evelyn Coffman of North Little Rock, and Mrs. Betty Burkett and Mrs. Lorene Payne, both of Cabot; three brothers, including A.V. Taylor of Cabot, and Plez Taylor of Pottsville; and 12 grandchildren. Services were held at Sixteenth Section United Methodist Church. Burial was at Sixteenth Section Cemetery by Wilson Funeral Home.

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ECKART, Sister Bede
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Sister Bede Eckart, 87, died September 22, 2004. She was born December 27, 1916. She was a teacher for over 30 years, working with all age groups from primary school to college. She also served with the Pastoral Care Department at St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center in Little Rock. Survivors include a sister, Sr. Christine Eckart of St. Scholastica Monastery; a brother, Fr. Placidus Eckart of Subiaco Abbey; her nieces and nephews; and her religious community. Services were held at the St. Scholastica Monastery Chapel. Burial was at St. Scholastica Cemetery in Fort Smith with arrangements by Fentress Mortuary.

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ECKERT, Roxie
MALVERN, ARKANSAS: Roxie Lee Eckert, 90, died December 14, 2007. She was born June 17, 1917 to Lewis Rom and Bessie Bever Brooks. She retired from the Malvern Public Schools, where she worked in food service. She attended Emmanuel Baptist Church, and was a member of the Red Hat Society. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, JoAnn and Karl Ondick of Dayton, OH, Joy and James Quick, Cathy and Marshall Tanner, all of Malvern; a brother, Artie M. Brooks of Turlock, CA; a sister, Lavenia Johnson of Reno, NV; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and several nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elder Joe C. Eckert; her parents; two brothers, Horace Brooks and Melvin Brooks; and a sister, Gladys Sharp. Services were held at Emmanuel Baptist Church. Burial was at Oakridge Cemetery under the direction of Regency Funeral Home.

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ECKMAN, Jean
ROGERS, ARKANSAS: Jean Scott "GG" Eckman, 83, died May 26, 2005. She was born November 3, 1921 to Tom Scott and Edna Bass Scott. She attended Ohio Wesleyan University, and was a member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. She was an accomplished artist. She was the past president of the Rogers Art Guild, was a member of numerous watercolor societies. She received awards for her watercolor paintings. She is survived by her husband, Ross Eckman; a son, Tom Eckman of West Lafayette, IN; and a daughter, Molly Eckman of Fort Collins, CO. Cremation arrangements were handled by Stockdale Funeral Services.

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EDDLEMON, Randall
WILMOT, ARKANSAS: Rev. Randall Eddlemon, 57, died September 14, 2007. He was the pastor of Maranatha Assembly of God in Wilmot for over 30 years. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Dollar Eddlemon; his parents, Wallace and Pearlie Mae Scarbrough Eddlemon; a sister, Charyl Lee West and husband Roger; and a niece, Candace West, all of Eudora. Burial was at Dry Bayou Cemetery with Chris Hammond officiating. Arrangements were handled by Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg, AR.

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EDDY, Emma
ROGERS, ARKANSAS: Emma Burnett Eddy, 92, died March 9, 1983. She was born December 3, 1890 to J.K.P. and Desta Smith Burnett. She attended the Church of Christ. She was the widow of Daniel Eddy. Among the survivors are a son, Bobby Eddy; three daughters, Gladys Morris, Grace Stoner, and Bernice Wallen; a sister, Florence Barker; eight grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren. Services were held at the Huntsville Church of Christ with Gus Munden presiding. Burial was at Cove Cemetery with arrangements by Brashears Funeral Home.

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EDELHUBER, Alois Bernard
PARIS, ARKANSAS: Alois Bernard Edelhuber, 89, died January 8, 2008. He was a retired rural mail carrier, and owned a mechanic business for 22 years. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, and was a member of the Rural Mail Carriers' Association, the American Legion, CWV, and NARFE. He attended St. Joseph Catholic Church. He is survived by a spouse, Evelyn (Jewell) Edelhuber; a daughter, Pam Bowles of Russellville; a son, James R. (Randy) Edelhuber of Fort Smith; two sisters, Gertrude Lawler of Santa Fe, NM, and Katherine Guy-Pendleton of Loogootee, IN; 2 grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter. Services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial was at St. Joseph Cemetery by Roller Funeral Home.

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EDENS, Wilbur G.
COMBS, ARKANSAS: Wilbur G. Edens, 53, died January 9, 1998. He was born February 28, 1944 to Mack K. and Thelma Mae Ayers Edens. He was a sawyer. He is survived by a brother, Terry Edens; a sister, Carmel Hankins; and a nephew and a niece. Burial was at Ledbetter Cemetery with arrangements handled by Brashears Funeral Home.

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EDGAR, Carl B.
DYER, ARKANSAS: Carl Bentley Edgar, 81, died March 2, 2005. He was born January 6, 1924. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a retired farmer. He was of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include three daughters, Peggy Foster, Jewell Barber, and Melinda Hale, all of Alma; three sons, Carl Edgar, William Edgar, and Davey Edgar, all of Alma; two sisters, Florence Chandler of Rudy and Emma Mooney of Mississippi; 18 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jewell Edgar. Services were held at the chapel of Ocker Funeral Home, followed by burial at the Dyer Cemetery.

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EDGAR, Darrell
ALMA, ARKANSAS: Darrell Edgar, 70, died July 24, 1999. He was a retired farmer. Survivors include his wife, Florence Edgar; four daughters, Cathren Parker and Mary Heginger, both of Mountainburg, and Nora Severson and Betty Ferguson, both of Mulberry; six sons, Eugene Wiggins of Fort Smith, Darrell Wayne Edgar and Joe Edgar, both of Mulberry, Bobby Edgar of Mountainburg, Andy Edgar of Mt. Vernon, IN, and James Edgar of Ozark; four sisters, Pat Brumley of Harrison, Imogene of Mississippi, and Florence Chandler and Maude Clarke, both of Mulberry; three brothers, Carl Edgar of Dyer, Alonzo Edgar of Mulberry, and his twin brother, Harold Edgar of Van Buren; 30 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. Arrangements were handled by Ocker Funeral Home.

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EDGIN, Galela
COAL HILL, ARKANSAS: Galela E. Edgin died December 21, 1999. She was a retired Cargill employee, and attended the Coal Hill Methodist Church. Survivors include two daughters, Mildred McFarland of Lavaca and Peggy King of North Little Rock; three sisters, Arlene Bartlett of Coal Hill, Lillie Carter of Spiro, OK, and Lola Swafford of Dyer; five brothers, Roy Smith and Raymond Smith, both of Ozark, Argus Smith of Claremore, OK, Winford Smith of Coal Hill, and Thurman Smith of Oklahoma; 5 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thurman Edgin; and by a grandson, Bruce Crooks. Burial was at Coal Hill Cemetery with arrangements by Shaffer Funeral Home.

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EDGMON, Willie
DYER, ARKANSAS: Willie I. Edgmon, 83, died April 27, 2005. She was born January 7, 1922. She was a longtime pastor at the Way of Life Pentecostal Church in Fort Smith. Survivors include a brother, Ray Harrison of Springdale; 4 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, T.G. Edgmon. Services were held at the chapel of Smith Mortuary in Charleston. Burial was at Cemetery Ridge Cemetery south of Ozark, AR.

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EDIE, Jeanette Wingo
MALVERN, ARKANSAS: Jeanette Wingo Edie, 88, died February 12, 2008. She was born November 6, 1919 to the late William Albert and Margaret Elizabeth Faulkner Wingo. She was a longtime nursery attendant for the First United Methodist Church, and was also an election poll worker. Additionally, she worked at the Hot Spring County Courthouse, and the Hot Spring County Library. She enjoyed flower gardening and knitting, and was a member of First United Methodist Church. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Norman and Dee Edie, and Lynn and Mary Ann Edie, all of Malvern; by 5 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry Edie; and a brother, Bill Wingo. Cremation arrangements were handled by J.A. Funk Funeral Home.

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EDINGTON, Ila
REYNO, ARKANSAS: Ila Joyce Hagar Edington, 67, died June 18, 2009 in Watertown, TN. She was born August, 13, 1941 in Reyno to the late Floyd and Martha Hagar. Survivors include a son, Larry Edington of Jonesboro; two sisters, Reta Waits of Watertown, TN, and Vida Hurst of Reyno; two brothers, Merl Hagar of Marthasville, and Earl Hagar of Pocahontas, AR; 2 granddaughters; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Buddy Edington. Burial was at Johnston Cemetery under the direction of McNabb Funeral Home.

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EDLEMON, Dessie
WILSON, ARKANSAS: Dessie Edlemon, 80, died April 2, 2006. She was born August 18, 1925 to Elbert Roscoe Coyle and Eula Mae Adams Coyle. She attended the Nodena Baptist Church. She worked for 20 years as a teacher's aide with Head Start in the Wilson School District. She enjoyed fishing and gardening. Survivors include two sons, Paul Edlemon of Joiner and Steve Edlemon of Bassett; four daughters, June Bell of Wilson, Betty Alexander of Dyess, Doris Barnes of Joiner, and Nancy Myers of Heber Springs; 13 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and a sister, Lavern Brewer of Little Rock. She was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Stella Arnold and Julie Ann Edlemon; three brothers; and two sisters. Burial was at Mississippi County Memorial Gardens with Reverend Don Voncannon officiating. Arrangements were handled by Roller-Swift Funeral Home of Osceola, AR.

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EDMUNDS, Mamie
MORRILTON, ARKANSAS: Mamie Marie Butler Edmunds, 91, died July 17, 2007. She was born March 12, 1916 to the late James and Laura Butler. She is survived by three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny Edmunds. Services were held at the chapel of Bob Neal and Sons Funeral Home, followed by interment at New Bethel Cemetery.

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EDSTER, Julia E.
ROGERS, ARKANSAS: Julia Elizabeth Edster died May 25, 1911. She was just under two years old, and was the daughter of Harry and Ethel Edster. Interment was at the Rogers Cemetery with Rev. J.H. O'Bryant officiating.

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EDWARDS, Jesse
BERRYVILLE, ARKANSAS: Jesse Edwards, 78, died May 24, 1970. He was born January 25, 1892. He was a U.S. Army veteran and served during World War I with Co. K 126th Infantry of the U.S. Army. Interment was at Berryville Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service.

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EDWARDS, Lillie
VAN BUREN COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Lillie Edwards died April 17, 1935. She was born January 25, 1868, and was the widow of W.W. Edwards. She was survived by her brothers, Oscar, Ed, and A.E. Carothers; and other relatives and friends. Interment was at Pleasant Grove Cemetery.

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EDWARDS, Una J.
MT. PLEASANT, ARKANSAS: Una J. Edwards died March 30, 1909. She was born April 27, 1889. She was the daughter of William E. and Luella C. Linn Edwards. Interment was at Barren Fork Cemetery.

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EFURD, Maud Belle
MANSFIELD, ARKANSAS: Maud Belle Efurd, 92, died June 4, 2005. She is survived by a daughter, Janet Sue Ball of Hartford, AR; two sons, Raymond B. Efurd of Mansfield and Carl L. Efrud of Ruidoso Downs, NM; two sisters, Freda Henly of Mansfield and Mildred David of Mena, AR 6 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, C.O. Efurd; two sons, Gerald D. and Harrell Ray Efurd; three brothers, Lester P., Fred, and Raymond Heavner; and two sisters, Oma and Ester. Interment was at Witherspoon Cemetery in Vandervoort, AR under the direction of Martin Funeral Home.

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EGGESBOE, Olaf J.
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Olaf Johanes Eggesboe, 83, died March 19, 1992. He was born June 7, 1908 to Olaf Sigvold and Josephine Engebritsen Eggesboe. He was a retired welder for John Deere. He is survived by a brother, Edward Eggesboe; a cousin; and 3 nieces. Interment was at Bluff Cemetery under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home.

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EGGLESTON, Eugene
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Eugene Eggleston, 82, died June 11, 2002. He was born December 7, 1919 to the late Lionel Dacer Eggleston, Sr. and Vonda Mobley Eggleston. He was a bookbinder and a member of the AARP. He attended All Saints Episcopal Church. He is survived by his wife of over sixty years, Virginia Mae Eggleston; a son, David Eugene Eggleston of Fridley, MN; a daughter, Nan Eggleston Crow of Dover; a brother and sister-in-law, L.D. Eggleston, Jr. and Betty Ruth Eggleston of North Little Rock; and a grandson, Jason Crow of Fayetteville. Interment was at Dacus Cemetery with Fr. Walt Friese officiating. Arrangements were handled by Shinn Funeral Service.

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EHRIG, Betty
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Betty Louise Ehrig, 61, died March 4, 2003. She was born December 4, 1941 to Walker and Minnie Crabtree Burkitt. She is survived by her husband, Michael Ehrig; two sons, Paul Ehrig and Danny Ehrig; four daughters, Connie Bryant, Donna DeLozier, Georgia Fultz, and Kimberly Teas; a brother Jimmy Burkitt; three sisters, Freta Finch, Reta Thomas, and Jane Burns; 13 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Son's Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Beard's Funeral Chapel

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EINERT, Gracie
LAMAR, ARKANSAS: Gracie Einert, 87, died August 8, 2009. She was born January 16, 1922. She was a retired poultry processing worker, and attended the Lighthouse Church in Clarksville. She is survived by four daughters and her sons-in-law, Alma and Paul Holt, Myrna DeForest, all of Lamar, Linda and Don White of Clarksville, and Betty and Mike Killough of Knoxville; a sister, Clara Saylor of Fremont, CA; a brother, Carlis Ritchie of Mulberry; 8 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles "Blackie" Key; three brothers; and five sisters. Burial was at the Mount Vernon Cemetery in Clarksville under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

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EINERT, Truman K.
LAMAR, ARKANSAS: Truman Kenneth Einert, 80, died March 1, 2002. He was a retired Arkansas Highway Department employee. He was the son of the late Carl and Maude Alderson Einert. Survivors include four daughters, Alma Holt and Myrna Deforest, both of Lamar, Linda White of Clarksville, and Betty Killough of London; a sister, Alma Robinson of Lamar; 8 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Myrna Einert Officer; and three brothers, Herman, Aden, and Gene Einert. Services were held at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Terry Schlinker officiating. Burial was at Mount Vernon Cemetery.

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EISENKRAMER, Jack
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Jack Eisenkramer, 89, died April 18, 2004. He was born November 9, 1914 to the late William and Minnie Eisenkramer. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He owned Eisenkramer's Women's Ready to Wear Department Store, retiring in 1969. He belonged to Temple B'nai Israel in Little Rock, The Last Man Supper Club and the American Legion. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Jack L. and Ellen Eisenkramer of Highland Park, IL; and grandchildren, Emily and Benjamin Eisenkramer. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Linda Eisenkramer Getchel; and his wife, Gene Hirsch Eisenkramer. Burial was at the Jewish Cemetery with Rabbi Eugene Levy officiating. Arrangements were handled by Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors.

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ELAM, Bill H.
VAN BUREN, ARKANSAS: Bill Herman Elam, 70, died July 23, 2005. He was a retired diesel mechanic, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of Eastern Heights Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. Survivors include a daughter, Sharon Elam of Van Buren; two sons, Doug Elam of Witcherville and Brad Elam of Fort Smith; four sisters, Virginia Elam and Sue Estes, both of Texas, Bobbie Chultz of California, and Edna Herness of Kentucky; and 4 grandchildren. Interment was at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith with arrangements by Ocker Funeral Home.

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ELDRIDGE, Dorothy
COLT, ARKANSAS: Dorothy Mae Eldridge, 90, died December 15, 2004. She was born September 29, 1914 to Arthur Carr and Mattie Harper Carr. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church. She is survived by a son, A.C. Eldridge of San Antonio, TX; a sister, Bobbie Eldridge of Memphis; several nieces and nephews; 4 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Eldridge; and three sisters. Burial was at Forrest Memorial Park under the direction of Kernodle Funeral Home.

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ELI, Ethel Meyers
GREEN FOREST, ARKANSAS: Ethel Louella Meyers Eli, 87, died November 25, 2002. She was born August 24, 1915 to Frank William and Jessie Louise Cohn Meyers. She was of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include three sons, Clifford Bud Eli of Omaha, AR, Gerald Eli, Jr. of Lead Hill, and Elmer Eli of Omaha; five daughters, Kathy Keys of Alpena, Gladys Enders of Clovis, NM, Marie Niles of Syracuse, KS, Joyce Blair of Omaha, and Susan Trusty of Green Forest; 34 grandchildren; her great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Wesley Eli; a daughter, Patsy Ann Brown; her parents; five brothers, Roy Meyers, Ted Meyers, Ernie Meyers, Leslie Meyers, and twin Emmett Meyers; two sisters, Ruth and Mamie; and a granddaughter. Interment was at Pickens Cemetery with arrangements by Nelson Funeral Service.

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ELKINS, Billie
POCAHONTAS, ARKANSAS: Willie Alvis "Billie" Elkins, 92, died October 29, 2007 at Randolph Home. She was born October 5, 1915 in Middlebrook to Lewis and Annie Williams Koster. Survivors include a stepson, Larry Elkins of Palestine, TX; 5 step-grandchildren; and 2 step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Robert Elkins; and her parents. Interment was at Jarrett Cemetery under the direction of McNabb Funeral Home.

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ELKINS, Homer G.
POCAHONTAS, ARKANSAS: Homer George Elkins, 17, died January 4, 1922 in Pocahontas. He was the son of Lonzo and Mary Elkins of Attica. Interment was at Barnett Cemetery in Randolph County with Rev. M.A. Cherry of the Methodist Church officiating.

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ELLEDGE, Ora
MAGNOLIA, ARKANSAS: Ora Smith Elledge, 91, died December 15, 2004 at the Magnolia Hospital. She was born in Bodcaw, and had been a resident of the Waldo and Magnolia area for over 50 years. She was a member of Waldo United Pentecostal Church, and enjoyed cooking and sewing. Survivors include two daughters, Brenda Faulk (David) Faulk of Magnolia, and Glenda Becton (Rev. Gary) of Sulphur; three sons, Harold Elledge (Charlotte) of Waldo, and Dennis Elledge (Jacqueline), and Johnny Elledge (Sharleen), all of Magnolia; 8 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Waldo United Pentecostal Church. Burial was at Columbia Cemetery by Lewis Funeral Home.

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ELLENBURGER, Lola
ALMYRA, ARKANSAS: Lola Marie Ellenburger, 82, died August 1, 2007. She was born December 31, 1924 to the late Edward and Sarah Vanaman Kerlee. She attended the First Baptist Church of Almyra, and was a homemaker. She is survived by a daughter, Brenda Clemons of Almyra, 4 grandchildren; a great-grandson; and a sister, Sherry Green. She was preceded in death by her husband, Johnny Ellenburger. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Almyra. Burial was at the Almyra Cemetery under the direction of Turpin Funeral Home.

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ELLIOTT, Donald
MARSHALL, ARKANSAS: Donald Elliott, 65, died February 10, 2007. He was born November 15, 1941 to Lon Elliott and Mae Sanders Elliott. He was employed in the drywall business, and attended the First Pentecostal Church of Marshall. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Survivors include his wife, Jean Ross Elliott; his sons, Clay Elliott and wife Shelia, Chris Grinder and wife Jackie, Curits Elliott and wife Mona, Dan Elliott and wife Jennifer, and Farrell Elliott; a daughter, Misty England and husband Ken; a brother, Glen Elliott; a sister, Willie Fae McCallister; his mother-in-law, Elizabeth Ross; and his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers Rex, Bentley, and Lee; his sisters, Ruth Alexander and Ruble Caughron; and a grandson, Christopher Elliott. Services were held at the First Pentecostal Church of Marshall with Gary Sanders and Louis Sanders officiating. Burial was at Sanders Cemetery with arrangements by Roller-Coffman Funeral Home.

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ELLIOTT, Estella E.
SALINE COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Estella E. Elliott died in 1908. She was born in 1885 to Mr. and Mrs. I.J. Elliott. Interment was at Ten Mile Cemetery.

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ELLIOTT, Idora
CADDO VALLEY, ARKANSAS: Idora C. Elliott, 79, died December 25, 2009. She was born June 26, 1930 to the late George and Leona Sykes Sloan. She was a Baptist. Survivors are two sons, Tommy Jackson of Odessa, TX, and Joe Jackson of Okolona; three daughters, Linda Coffey and Brenda Jackson, both of Crowell, TX, and Cathy Smith of Vernon, TX; two brothers, Kenneth Sloan of Gainsville, TX, and Granville Sloan of Gillette, WY; her grandchildren; her great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Buck Elliott; and a granddaughter, Rita Coffey. Interment was at Caddo Valley Cemetery with arrangements by Welch Funeral Home.

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ELLIS, Anthony
NEWPORT, ARKANSAS: Anthony Ellis, 92, died February 22, 2009. He is survived by a brother, Quentin Ellis of Peoria, IL; a nephew; and four nieces. Services were held at Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Newport. Interment was at Lone Beach Cemetery in Olyphant under the direction of Taylor and Kimbrough Funeral Home.

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ELLIS, George A., Jr.
PRAIRIE GROVE, ARKANSAS: George A. Ellis, Jr., 95, died February 17, 1992. He was born November 18, 1896 to George Ellis, Sr. and Mercy Barnes Ellis. He was a retired mail carrier. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War I, and was a member of the VFW and the American Legion. He attended the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He was survived by his wife, Era Ellen Oxley Ellis; a son, Billy Don Ellis; a daughter, Vera Jane Bohlin; a stepdaughter, Peggy Jackson; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-granddaughters. Burial was at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville with arrangements by Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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ELLIS, Mable Trusty
FORREST CITY, ARKANSAS: Mable Trusty Ellis, 79, died November 5, 2002. She was born January 27, 1923 to E.C. Trusty and Modenia Milford Trusty. She was a homemaker, and attended the First Baptist Church. She was the widow of Raymond Ellis. Survivors include two daughters, Anne Pipkin of Forrest City and Donna Morgan of Memphis; a sister, Donnie Bright of Colt; 4 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Forrest Park Cemetery with arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home.

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ELLIS, Tommy Ray
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Tommy Ray Ellis, 82, died September 11, 2006. He was born May 3, 1924 to Roy and Grace Stacy Ellis. He was a retired appliance repairman. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and a member of the Springdale Odd Fellows Lodge. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Prentice Ellis; a daughter, Patricia McCord of Springdale; 6 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Tommy Michael Ellis. Burial was at Bluff Cemetery with arrangements by Sisco Funeral Chapel.

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ELMORE, Elsie
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Elsie L. Elmore, 81, died December 3, 2003. She was a member of Ironton Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Kenneth and Keith Elmore, both of Little Rock; a daughter, Kathy Edwards of Little Rock; a sister, Blanche Hicks of Little Rock; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Elmore; her parents; a sister; and two brothers. Interment was at Ivy Chapel Cemetery under the direction of North Little Rock Funeral Home.

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ELMORE, Millie
RECTOR, ARKANSAS: Millie Dillard Elmore, 90, passed away on May 17, 2001. She was born March 25, 1911 to the late Joe and Rosa Cates Dillard. She was a homemaker, and attended Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church. Among the survivors are a sister, Mattie Thrasher of Rector; a special nephew, Frank Thrasher of Rector; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Joe and Rosa Dillard; her husband, Luther Elmore; two brothers, Jerry Dillard and Jesse Dillard; and three sisters, Catherine Crossfield, Lydia Collier and Ann Brown. Interment was at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector, AR with arrangements handled by Irby Funeral Service.

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ELROD, Delphia
BEEBE, ARKANSAS: Delphia Ellen Elrod, 85, died August 18, 2005. She was born February 18, 1920. She attended Antioch United Church, and was a member of the VFW Women's Auxiliary, Post 7769. Survivors include her a son, Homer Spencer McWilliams of Beebe; 7 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Clarence Malcolm Whitehead; and a daughter, Patricia Anne Mallett. Interment was at Arkansas Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Westbrook Funeral Home.

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ELSEA, Kenneth L.
HIWASSE, ARKANSAS: Kenneth Lee Elsea, 71, died November 7, 2004. He was born January 10, 1933 to Elmer L. "Buck" and Alice Jenkins Elsea. He was the owner of Ken's Lawn Service. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and attended Zion Primitive Baptist Church. He is survived by his children, Kenneth Lee Elsea, Jr., Linda Elsea and Edward Elsea; a stepson, Eddie Lehr; a stepdaughter, Tracy Lehr; a brother, Bobby Elsea of Farmington; and several grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Sylvia Elsea. Interment was at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Hiwasse with arrangements by Benton County Funeral Home.

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ELSKEN, Charles W.
PARIS, ARKANSAS: Charles William Elsken, 73, died January 1, 2010. He was born March 7, 1936 to William and Albertine Girard Elsken. He was a retired electrician for the City of Paris, and worked with Adams Plumbing and Electric. He was a veteran of the Arkansas National Guard, and attended St. Joseph Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Hilda Elsken; four sons, Stephen Elsken, Edward Elsken, William Elsken, and Michael Elsken; a daughter, Dianna Stehle; a sister, Barbara Kearney; and 2 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Catherine Nehus. Services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial was at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery by Roller Funeral Home.

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EMBRY, Doris
OZARK, ARKANSAS: Doris Embry, 85, passed away June 16, 2005. She was a retired employee of Ford Aerospace. She belonged to the Rebekah Lodge, the First Baptist Church, and the Home Demonstration Club. Services were held at the chapel of Shaffer Funeral Home. Interment was at Cecil Cemetery.

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EMERSON, Fay Wood
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Fay Wood Emerson, 85, died December 9, 2005. She was born March 8, 1920. She retired from the Employment Security Department. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace R. Emerson; and her foster parents, John and Lucy Custer. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of Roller-Chenal Funeral Home.

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EMERSON, Joe Martin
UNION COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Joe Martin Emerson died June 19, 1918. He was born November 4, 1909 to Carl and Mattie Emerson. Burial was at Fredonia Cemetery.

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EMPSON, Bernice Barron
GREENLAND, ARKANSAS: Bernice Barron Empson, 63, died November 3, 1973. She was born June 13, 1910 to W.E. and Mable Hutchin Barron. She was survived by her husband, Leo W. Empson; a son, Robert Empson; a daughter, Carolyn Arpin; four sisters, Bea Dalton, Pauline Kauffman, Dorothy Sutton, and Billie McDaris; 8 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Baptist Ford Cemetery with arrangements by Moore's Chapel Funeral Home.

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ENEKS, Robert L.
CANE HILL, ARKANSAS: Robert Lynn Eneks, 84, died October 1, 2008. He was born January 25, 1924 to Lee and Winnie Galbraith Eneks. He was a World War II veteran of the United States Navy. He is survived by a son, Dean Eneks of Lincoln, AR; a brother, John Eneks of Stilwell, OK; three sisters, Mary Jo Blagg of Lincoln, and Wanda Allsup and Loretta Spinks, both of Prairie Grove, AR; and a granddaughter. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lucille Eneks; and a sister, Ruth Hyler. Interment was at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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ENGLAND, Mildred Orlena
CLARKSVILLE, ARKANSAS: Mildred Orlena England, 92, died November 27, 2004. She was born June 14, 1912 to Henry and May Farris Officer. She was of the Assembly of God faith. She is survived by three sons, Ray England of Clarksville, Cecil England of Ingleside, TX, and Philip England of Fort Worth, TX; a sister, Viola Carey of Clarksville; 7 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman England; and also by her parents. Services were held at the chapel of Roller-Cox Funeral Home with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Burial was at Mt. Vernon Cemetery.

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ENGLAND, Vesta
RECTOR, ARKANSAS: Vesta England, 80, died January 25, 2002. She was born May 31, 1921 to the late Henry H. and Mary Emma Huckabay. She was a homemaker. She attended Hopewell Baptist Church. Among the survivors are her husband, Bennie F. England of Rector; three daughters, Patricia Mills of Fayetteville, Brenda George of Desoto, Mo., and Laurel Susan Hitt of Nashville; one sister, Lucy Essman of Rector, and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by seven brothers and three sisters. Services were held at the chapel of Mitchell Funeral Home with Rev. J.D. Self presiding. Burial was at Woodland Heights Cemetery in Rector, AR.

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ENGLAND, William C.
DANVILLE, ARKANSAS: William C. "Bill" England, 72, died January 10, 2003. He was born February 14, 1920 to the late Samuel Nelson and Emily B. Martin England. He was the former owner of England Tire Shop. He worked in the CCC camps during World War II, and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He is survived by his wife, Josephine Johnson England; two sons, Thomas England of Fayetteville and Darrell McGlothlin of Ohio; six daughters, Emily Manley of Oklahoma, Morna Vandiver of Rector, Ruby Montognese of Russellville, Connie Tilmon and Pam Payne of Dardanelle, and Margie Norris of Centerville; two brothers, Thomas England and Samuel England, both of Missouri; two sisters, June Hartley of Missouri and Lucy Schmit of Springdale; 28 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by five brothers, Roy England, Troy England, George England, Harland England and Delmer England; a sister, Loine Sebastian; and two sons, Nova McGlothlin and Mike Baker. Services were held at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Danville with Bobby Joe Stokes officiating. Arrangements were handled by Cornwell Funeral Home.

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ENGLEDOWL, James A.
TEXARKANA, ARKANSAS: James A. Engledowl died January 31, 2007. He was born February 10, 1934 to Odell and Alma Engledowl. He retired from Cooper Tire and Rubber Company, and was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife, Linda Engledowl; a son and daughter-in-law, Danny and Stephanie Engledowl of Muscat, Oman; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Joyce and Scott Blalack of Henderson, TX, Peggy and Richard Butler of Idabell, OK and Tina Treakle of Granite City, IL; 11 grandchildren; a brother and sister-in-law, Raymond and Karen Engledowl; a sister, Mary Kirkland; and a host of other relatives and friends. Burial was at Hillcrest Memorial Park under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home.

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ENGLER, Dorothy
FARMINGTON, ARKANSAS: Dorothy P. Engler, 72, died January 2, 1994. She was the daughter of John Nicklus and Laura Della Greer Engler. She is survived by three sisters, Flora Brewer of Lawton, OK, Cordia Shafer of California, and Bonnie Brewer of Comanche, OK. Arrangements were handled by Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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ENGLES, Muffet Jimerson
BATESVILLE, ARKANSAS: Muffet Jimerson Engles, 84, died February 16, 2005. She was born June 18, 1920 to Charles and Ellen Jimerson. She attended Arkansas State College in Jonesboro and graduated from Capitol Business School in Little Rock. She worked at Fort Chaffee during World War II, and then at the Arkansas Highway Department. She married Y.M. Engles, Jr. and administered his general contracting business in Batesville until his death. She attended St. Paul's Episcopal Church. She is survived by a son, Charles R. Engles of Portola Valley, CA; two nieces; and a nephew. She was preceded in death by her husband; her sisters, Annie Crutchfield of Batesville and Lillian Shaw and Wilma Jimerson of Little Rock; and her brothers, G.A. Jimerson of Harrisburg and Charles Jimerson of Newport. Interment was at Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Crouch Funeral Home.

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ENNIS, Doris
CAVE SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Doris Jeanne Ennis, 61, died July 2, 2010. She was born March 15, 1949 to Frank Murdock and Gladys Ramsey. She was a nurse at Springdale Hospital, and also worked at Rogers Diagnostic Clinic. She enjoyed cooking and sewing. Survivors include a son, Dwight Ennis (Tonia) of Cave Springs; two daughters, Tina McKirch (John), and Paula Breeden (Jackie, Jr.), all of Cave Springs; and 10 grandchildren. She was preceded in death her husband, Johnny Ennis; and her parents. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Cave Springs. Interment was at Phillips Cemetery under the direction of Epting Funeral Home.

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EPPERSON, Okemah
MURFREESBORO, ARKANSAS: Okemah Epperson, 68, died May 25, 2006. She was born January 14, 1938 to the late Rex and Lona Yount Cooper. She attended Texarkana Church of God International. Survivors include her husband, Ray Epperson of Murfreesboro, AR; two sons, Raymond Epperson III and wife Annette of Jasper TN, and Grady Epperson and wife Kim of New Boston, TX; two daughters, Vandy Belasco and husband Johnny of North Little Rock, and Kelly Woodall and husband Ronnie of Benton, AR; a sister, Wilma Webb of Colcord, OK; 10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and her friends. She was preceded in death by a sister, O'Wanda Kidder. Interment was at College Hill Cemetery with arrangements by Latimer Funeral Home.

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EPPINETTE, Lula M.
ARKADELPHIA, ARKANSAS: Lula Mae Hollis Eppinette, 86, died February 22, 2007. She was born Ocober 31, 1920 to the late Purl and Della Williams Hollis. She was a homemaker, and a member of Levy Baptist Church in North Little Rock. She is survived by a daughter, Ouida Keck and husband George of Arkadelphia; a brother, Glenn Hollis of Destin, FL; and a sister, Frances McCollum of Pine Bluff. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Leamon Eppinette. Interment was at Moss Hill Cemetery with arrangements by Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home.

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ERDELYI, Edward L.
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Edward L. Erdelyi, 71, died March 26, 2007. He was born February 23, 1936 to Ernest and Adline Jefferson Erdelyi. He was a truck driver. He enjoyed fishing and hunting, and was a Baptist. He is survived by his wife, Jennie Baumann Nordin Erdelyi; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Ricky and Marsha Erdelyi of Texas, Ken and Marsha Erdelyi of Russellville, and Kevin Erdelyi; a daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Gary Acres of Michigan; a brother and sister-in-law, Jimmy and Jessie Erdelyi of Lincoln Park, MI; and 8 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a daughter, Debbie Erdelyi. Arrangements were handled by Shinn Funeral Service.

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ERNST, Margaret
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Margaret Marie Ernst, 82, died April 15, 2009. She was born May 20, 1926 to Sam Maples and Helen Rushing. She retired from Timex after thirty years of service. She is survived by a daughter, Gloria Smith of Little Rock; 3 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lyle Edward Ernst, Sr.; and a son, Lyle Edward Ernst, Jr. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park under the direction of Griffin-Leggett Healey & Roth Funeral Home.

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ERRICHETTO, Bessie
LINCOLN, ARKANSAS: Bessie P. Errichetto, 95, died October 8, 2008 in Fayetteville, AR. She was born November 15, 1912 to Thomas and Anna Thomas. She is survived by four daughters, Anna Koeber of Abbeville, SC, Lorretta Yanez of Oregon, and Harriet Ferrara and Nancy Pettigrew, both of Lincoln; 32 grandchildren; 69 great-grandchildren; 39 great-great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Errichetto; two sons, Joseph Errichetto and Angelo Thomas Errichetto; two sisters, Natasha Thomas and Nina Shank; and two brothers, Peter Thomas and Oscar Thomas. Interment was at Greenwood Cemetery in Phoenix, AZ with local arrangements by Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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ERVIN, Sarah
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Sarah Ervin, 90, died April 4, 2002. She was born September 12, 1911 to the late Joseph Cannon and Laura Wright Cannon. She was a member of Greater Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. She is survived by a son, Robert Wells, Jr. of Chicago; a brother, James Cannon of Wichita, KS; a sister, Laura King of Wichita; 5 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Ervin. Interment was at Forest Lawn Cemetery with arrangements by Brown Funeral Home.

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ERWIN, Clarence
SPRINGDALE, ARKANSAS: Clarence Erwin, 85, died March 1, 1983. He was born June 20, 1897 to Emmett and Emma Hull Erwin. He owned Erwin Refrigeration, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War I and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was of the Methodist faith. He is survived by his wife, Annie Richeson Erwin; three brothers, Donald, Rennie, and Leonard Erwin; and a sister, Alta Daily. Arrangements were handled by Sisco Funeral Chapel.

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ESKRIDGE, Florence
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Florence Faye Eskridge, 91, died May 22, 2007. She was born June 4, 1915 to the late John and Blanche Mawson. She was a member of Christ Lutheran Church for over 50 years. She is survived by a son, Damon (Frances) Eskridge of Little Rock; a daughter, Sharon (Butch) Baxley of Greenbrier; 4 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bruce Eskridge; a son, David Eskridge; two brothers; and three sisters, including her twin sister, Flora Thurston. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park by Roller-Chenal Funeral Home.

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ESKRIDGE, Thomas V.
HARRISBURG, ARKANSAS: Thomas Vanoy Eskridge, 81, died September 1, 2002. He was a farmer and a truck driver. He was a Jehovah's Witness. He is survived by his wife, Louvenia Eskridge; three sons, Joe Eskridge of Little Rock, Artist Eskridge of Tacoma, WA, and Tommy Eskridge of Poplar Bluff, MO; three daughters, Venola Rudolph of Harrisburg, Donna Williams of Jonesboro, and Djuana Carter of St. Louis; three brothers, Floyd Eskridge and Mitchell Eskridge, both of Harrisburg, and Jim Eskridge of Wynne; a sister, Donnie Jean Allen of Kansas City, MO; 15 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the chapel of Johnson Funeral Home in Wynne with Steve Singleton presiding. Burial was at Clampit Cemetery.

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ESSI, Dorothy
WARREN, ARKANSAS: Dorothy Marie "Dot" Essi, 92, died December 11, 2003. She was born August 11, 1911 to the late Floyd Bryant and Tezzie Lowe Bryant. She retired as a manager at Creekwood Place Apartments after 20 years. She attended the First Baptist Church. She is survived by a nephew, Bob Bryant of Anguilla, MS; a sister-in-law, Pearlene Bryant of Warren; and Helen Mullin of Warren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Essi; and two brothers, Lawrence Bryant and Durell Bryant. Interment was at Oakland Cemetery by Frazer's Funeral Home.

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ESSMAN, Edgar E.
MENA, ARKANSAS: Edgar E. Essman, 85, died November, 14, 2005. He was a timber worker, and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law, Vera and Jerry Gaston of Mena, Patsy and George Word of Camden, and Linda and Bryan Wyman of Mena; a son, Truman and Debbie Essman of Mena; 6 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. Services were held at Freedom Freewill Baptist Church. Interment was at Freedom Cemetery near Waldron with arrangements by Martin Funeral Home.

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ETTER, Carla
STUTTGART, ARKANSAS: Carla Ann Moritz Etter, 62, died December 14, 2009. She was born July 19, 1947 to Herbert and Lucille Henderson Moritz. She retired from the Department of Human Services. She is survived by a son, Dion and Erica Etter; her mother; a sister, Jeanette Erstine of Stuttgart; and a grandson. She was preceded in death by her father. Interment was at Sunshine Cemetery by Turpin Funeral Home of Stuttgart.

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ETTER, Dollye Jacobi
LONOKE, ARKANSAS: Dollye Jacobi Etter, 94, died December 1, 2007. She was born October 18, 1913 to Bert and Grace Jacobi. She was the previous owner of Dairy Center and Mystic Chef, as well as Dolly's Christmas Shop. She attended Lonoke Baptist Church. She is survived by a son, Winfield "Butch" Etter of Stuttgart; two grandsons, W. Dee (Karen) Etter of Hot Springs and W. Dion (Erica) Etter of Stuttgart; a sister, Fay Jacobi of Lonoke; a sister-in-law, Sue Jacobi of Russellville; 2 great-grandchildren; and 12 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Winfield Etter; her parents; and her brothers, Roy Jacobi and Cobe Jacobi. Interment was at Pilgrim's Rest Cemetery in Little Rock under the direction of Boyd Funeral Home of Lonoke, AR.

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EUSEPPI, Angeline
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Angeline Margaret Rabeneck Euseppi, 75, passed away April 3, 2002. She was born April 5, 1926 to Edward E. and Della Hardin Rabeneck. She was a retured trucking supervisor for the Cotton Belt Railroad, and attended the First United Methodist Church. Survivors include a son, Eric Lee Zarko of Birmingham, Alabama, and a brother, Garnett L. Rabeneck of Atlanta, Georgia. Services were held at the chapel of Ralph Robinson and Son Funeral Directors with Rev. Jimmy Watson officiating. Interment was at Memorial Park Cemetery.

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EVANS, Beulah Karr
OARK, ARKANSAS: Beulah Karr Evans, 82, died on March 12, 1992. She was born on September 19, 1909 to Claude and Cora Clark Karr. She was the widow of Reedy Evans. She was a homemaker, and attended the Oark Church of Christ. Among the survivors are two daughters, Aileen Brown and Doris Dewberry; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Interment was at Yale Cemetery with arrangements by Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

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EVANS, Charles W.
CAMDEN, ARKANSAS: Charles W. Evans, 66, died April 22, 1959 in Sikeston, MO. He retired from the timber industry. He was a former resident of Lilbourn, MO and Marston, MO. Survivors include his wife; two sons, J.D. Evans and Carl Evans; a daughter, Dorothy Thorn; a stepdaughter, Marjorie Sherron; 6 grandchildren; and a step-grandchild. Interment was at Mounds Cemetery in New Madrid, MO under the direction of Albritton Funeral Home.

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EVANS, Chester E.
JUDSONIA, ARKANSAS: Chester E. Evans died July 22, 1901. He was born January 16, 1882 to Mr. and Mrs. David Evans. Burial was at Evergreen Cemetery.

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EVANS, Margaret Perry
LONOKE, ARKANSAS: Margaret Perry Evans, 68, died September 16, 1974. She attended Mount Tabor United Methodist Church. She was survived by a nephew, James M. Perry of Little Rock; and two nieces, Linda Barra of Camden, and Brenda Gibbs of Dallas. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Evans. Services were held at Mount Tabor United Methodist Church with Rev. G.C. Bailey officiating. Burial was at Mount Carmel Cemetery under the direction of North Little Rock Funeral Home.

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EVANS, Mary E.
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Mary Elizabeth Cornelison Evans, 70, passed away October 23, 2005. She was born January 20, 1935 to Joseph Jackson and Mary Ellender Vanderpool Cornelison. She retired from the Levi Strauss Company. She was a Baptist. She was predeceased by two brothers, Bob Cornelison and Curtis Cornelison; and a sister, Margaret Ballard. Services were held at the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with Rev. Loren Collins presiding. Interment was at Colbaugh Cemetery.

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EVANS, Stanley Carl, Sr.
EL DORADO, ARKANSAS: Stanley Carl Evans died March 16, 2009. He was born September 19, 1955 to John and Julia Sanders Evans. He retired from the U.S. Army, where he was a Ranger, drill sergeant and paratrooper. He was a JROTC instructor at El Dorado High School, and a postman. He is survived by his wife, Linda Lorene Harris Evans; a son, Stanley Carl Evans II; his mother, Julia Evans, four brothers; Anthony Evans, Darryl Evans, and Calvin Evans, all of San Diego, CA, and Michael Evans of Dallas, TX; a sister, Teresa Bell of Texarkana, TX; his nieces and nephews; three sisters-in-law, Betty (William) Carpenter, Jewell Harris, and Renee Harris, all of Pearl, MS; two brothers-in-law, Jerry (Mary) Harris of Kansas City, KS and Rev. Gregory Harris of McComb, MS; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, John Evans; and his grandparents, Helen and Cleveland Sanders and Mae Francis and Sheppard Evans. Services were held at St. James Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was at Lott Burgy Cemetery with arrangements by Sims Mortuary.

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EVATT, Donald
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Donald Hawthorne Evatt, 61, died April 17, 2002 at Conway Regional Medical Center. He was born February 6, 1941 in Waldron to the late Fred and Clara Hawthorne Evatt. He was a certified public accountant and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He attended the First United Methodist Church of Conway. Survivors include his wife, Linda Reed Evatt; a son, Robert Clay Evatt of Conway; and a brother, John Fred Evatt, Jr. of Pine Bluff. Arrangements were handled by Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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EVERETT, Andrew J.
PARKDALE, ARKANSAS: Andrew J. Everett died January 3, 1926. He was born October 12, 1846. He was a Civil War veteran, and served with Wright's Regiment of the Arkansas Cavalry, CSA. Burial was at Parkdale Cemetery.

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EVERETT, Veronica Briley
DERMOTT, ARKANSAS: Veronica Lakiesh Everett, 30, died January 28, 2007. She was born August 28, 1976 to Eddie Briley, Sr. and Idell Plummer Briley. She is survived by her husband, Early Jerry Everett, Jr.; four sisters, Alyce Briley of Little Rock, Mary Murrell of Dermott, and Beverly Briley and Debra Briley, both of Nashua, NH; and two brothers, Eddie Briley, Jr. of Monticello, and Kevis Briley of Hartfort, CT. Services were held at the gymnasium Dermott High School with Rev. Rickie Lattimore officiating. Burial was at Plummer Cemetery under the direction of Davis Strickland Funeral Home.

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EWING, James
OSCEOLA, ARKANSAS: James Henry Ewing, 39, died May 28, 2002. He was a factory worker, and was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by a son, Antonio Ewing of Madison, WI; a daughter, Camelia Ewing of Madison; and five sisters, Mary White of Keithville, LA, and Vera McNeal, Yzetta Reed, Dorothy Barker, and Shirley Lewis, all of Osceola. Interment was at Whiteside Cemetery by Wilson Funeral Home.

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EZEKIEL, Rachel
TYRONZA, ARKANSAS: Rachel Ellon Ezekiel, 59, died May 3, 2006. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Tyronza for over 45 years. Survivors include her husband, Colin Ezekiel; a son, Jeffrey Ezekiel of Tyronza; her mother, Jo Ellon McCorkle of Tyronza; and 2 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, J.T. McCorkle. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Tyronza. Burial was at Tyronza Cemetery under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.

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EZELL, Jerrol D.
LINCOLN, ARKANSAS: Jerrol Dean Ezell, 33, died February 21, 1959 of injuries received in a car accident. He was born in 1926 to Mr. and Mrs. W.H. Ezell, who survived him. Other survivors included his wife, Frances Ezell; a stepson, Joseph R. Trice; two brothers, Ernest Ezell and J.L. Ezell; and two sisters, Sylvia Ingram and Eva Hobbs. Interment was at Mountain View Cemetery under the direction of Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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FAGAN, Mittie
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Mittie A. Fagan, 96, died April 24, 2006. She was born March 17, 1910 to Jasper and Nora Sutton. She was a retiree of Johnston's Cleaners in Benton, and attended Holland Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. She is survived by a son, Winfred Lee Fagan of Benton; a sister, Nettie Lashley of Benton; 3 grandsons; a granddaughter; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents. Services were held at Ashby Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim Harrel officiating. Burial was at New Rosemont Cemetery.

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FAIN, Sylvia
VAN BUREN, ARKANSAS: Sylvia G. Fain, 83, died November 11, 2007. She retired from Ward's Furniture Factory in Fort Smith. She attended Eastern Heights Baptist Church in Van Buren. Survivors include five daughters, Viola Wilson and Carol Miller, both of Stilwell, OK, Doris Brown and Marilyn Sharp, both of Fort Smith, and Deborah Johnson of Louisville, IL; a son, Garry Fain of Van Buren; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dee Fain. Services were held at the chapel of Ocker Funeral Home. Burial was at Hall Cemetery.

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FAIR, Sylvia R.
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Sylvia Rean Fair, 55, died October 5, 2006. She was born April 26, 1951 to the late Robert Willingham, Sr. and Mae Ortis Avery Walters. She worked as a cook for the Pine Bluff school system. She was a Jehovah's Witness. She is survived by her husband, Otha L. Fair; five brothers, Robert Willingham, Jr., Jimmie Lee Walters, Ray Charles Walters, Leonard Earl Walters and Rickey Glenn Walter, all of Pine Bluff; three sisters, Diane Walters of Pine Bluff, and Marilyn Walters-Bailey and Gail Walters-Scott, both of Rialto, CA; and 7 grandchildren. Services were held at the East Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses with Sam Domineck officiating.

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FAIRLEY, Lois Nell
HAMBURG, ARKANSAS: Lois Nell "Toni" Fairley, 75, died March 19, 2006. She was a homemaker, and attended the First Assembly of God Church. She is survived by two sons, Larry Glen of Burnsville, Minn. and Phillip Trent of Monticello; a brother, Keith Wesson of Mountain View; four sisters, Pat Wesson, Fran Smith and Faye McDonald, all of Shreveport, La., and Annette Watson of Conway; 5 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Montrose Cemetery under the direction of Cromwell Funeral Home.

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FAIRMON, Seth
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Seth Fairmon, 57, died January 23, 1917. He was born March 31, 1860. He was survived by his wife, Nannie Fairmon; seven children; and three brothers. Interment was at Haven of Rest Cemetery.

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FAKOURI, Sue Hudson
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Sue Hudson Fakouri, 81, died November 25, 2001. She was born December 28, 1919 to the late William and Abby Easterling Hudson. She was a graduate of Arkansas A&M College (now the University of Arkansas at Monticello). She was the widow of Wadie G. Fakouri, Sr. She was a homemaker and attended St. Joseph Catholic Church. She is survived by Tony Fakouri of Little Rock, Duke Fakouri and Joe Fakouri of Monticello, and Jay Fakouri of Pine Bluff; Raymond Hudson of Fordyce; 4 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. Graveside services were held at Graceland Cemetery with Reverend Robert Torres officiating. Arrangements were handled by Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors.

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FALLIN, Billie June
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Billie June Fallin, 72, died August 19, 2004. She was a bookkeeper at Central Presbyterian Church in Fort Smith. Survivors include her husband Bill; two daughters and sons-in-law, Joy and David Conaway, and Jody and Robert Hartmeier, Jr., all of Fort Smith; a son, Tommy Fallin of Fort Smith; and 12 grandchildren. Interment was at the U.S. National Cemetery with arrangements by Fentress Mortuary.

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FALT, Donna Jo
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Donna Jo Falt, 58, died June 22, 2007. She was employed by Whirlpool Corporation in Fort Smith, and was a Baptist. Among the survivors are a stepson, Jeffery Williams; a sister, Jimmie Osborn of Fort Smith; and a grandson. Interment was at Conley Cemetery in Mountainburg with arrangements handled by Ocker Funeral Home of Van Buren, AR.

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FANN, Maxie Ray
WALNUT RIDGE, ARKANSAS: Maxie Ray Fann, 73, died December 3, 2007. He was a pawnbroker, and was of the Baptist faith. Survivors include his wife, Gladys Barker Fann; his daughters, Therese Gibson and Debbie Schultz; his brothers, Jack Fann, Pete Fann and Freeman Fann; his sisters, Marjorie Layman, Phena Hovis, Dorothy Thompson and Eva Thompson; 3 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Burial was at Nelson-Johnson Cemetery under the direction of House-Gregg Funeral Home.

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FANTINEL, Beryl L.
TONTITOWN, ARKANSAS: Beryl Lynne Fantinel, 41, died March 20, 1990. She was born August 9, 1948 to Earl G. and Inez Lucille Denney Simpson. She was a homemaker, and attended St. Joseph Catholic Church in Tontitown. Among the survivors are her husband, Jerome W. Fantinel; three sons, Jerry, Jim and Joey Fantinel; a daughter, Jacque L. Fantinel; her parents; and a brother, Kenneth Roberts. Interment was at Alabam Cemetery with arrangements by Brashears Funeral Home.

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FARLESS, Eunice
ASH FLAT, ARKANSAS: Eunice Fern Farless, 95, died July 25, 2003. She was born January 30, 1908 to Clinton Farless and Maryetta Evans Farless. She attended college in Jonesboro, where she received her teaching certificate. She began her teaching career at Shady Ridge, AR, and taught at Union, Burks Chapel, Flat Branch and Morriston. She was a longtime member of the Rock Springs Home Extension Club, and attended Agnos Church of Christ. She is survived by a niece, Cindy Bailey and her husband, Randy, of Lawrence, KS; and two great-nephews. Interment was at Wiles Cemetery with arrangements by Higginbotham Funeral Services.

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FARMER, Delora
MENA, ARKANSAS: Delora Farmer, 70, died March 31, 2008. She was born November 17, 1937 to the late Franklin Clements and Katheryn Liner Clements. She was employed by U.S. Electrical Motors for thirty years. She is survived by her sons and daughter-in-law, Steve and Gloria Farmer of Vandervoort, AR, and David and Brenda Farmer of Hodgen, OK; 5 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Joyce Plunkett. Interment was at Pleasant Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.

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FARMER, Joleane Wyman
CROSSETT, ARKANSAS: Joleane Wyman Farmer, 71, died October 4, 2000. She was born September 4, 1929 to Archie and Lola Johnson Wyman. She was a homemaker, and attended Mount Olive Baptist Church. Surviving family members include her husband, Victor Farmer; two daughters, Theresa Paulette White and husband James, and Wanda LaFran Rodgers and husband Ronnie, all of Crossett; two brothers, Richard Wyman of Houston, TX, and Conway Wyman of Los Angeles, CA; and 4 grandchildren. She requested to have Gideon Bibles placed in her memory. Services were held at Mount Olive Baptist Church with Don Ward and Tim Adair officiating. Interment was at Pinewood Memorial Park with arrangements by Jones Funeral Home.

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FARMER, Kriss G.
SILOAM SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Kriss Glendell Farmer, 45, died June 22, 2006. He was born November 28, 1960 to Glenn Farmer and Mary Katherine Creger Farmer. He worked for Franklin Electric Co. He was a musician, and enjoyed playing bass guitar. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Ann Scott Farmer; a son, Kyral Glendell Farmer of Watts, OK; a daughter, Kassie Gail Farmer of Watts; five stepchildren, Christy, Michelle, Michael, Jason and Misty, all of Siloam Springs; four brothers, Marshall Farmer and wife Kaye of West Siloam Springs, OK, and Jack Farmer and wife Patricia, Kenny Farmer and wife Lois, and Bill Farmer and wife Erin, all of Siloam Springs; three sisters, Glenda Ross and husband Darrell of Watts, Kathy Ward and husband Henry of Westville, OK; and Leila Robbins and husband Kevin of Siloam Springs; a granddaughter; and 10 step-grandchildren. Burial was at Bell Cemetery in West Siloam Springs with arrangements by Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home.

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FARMER, Mary Jane
SALINE COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Mary Jane Farmer died May 5, 1926. Burial was at Congo Cemetery under the direction of Ashby Funeral Home.

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FARRAR, Millie
MARIANNA, ARKANSAS: Millie Eloise Farrar 94, died November 23, 2007. She was a Methodist. She is survived by two daughters, Rochelle Irby of Little Rock and Jo Jo and Donald Sparks of Marianna; three sisters, Dot Edwards of Sacramento, CA, Norma Kagy of Los Angles CA, and Helen Powell of Morristown TN; 4 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William H. Farrar; a son, William H. Farrar, Jr.; her parents; and a brother, James R. Roebuck. Interment was at Marianna Memorial Park under the direction of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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FARRIOR, Needham B.
DARDANELLE, ARKANSAS: Needham B. Farrior was born September 25, 1796, and died January 18, 1872. Burial was at Brearley Cemetery.

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FARROW, Beulah Rives
HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE, ARKANSAS: Beulah Rives Farrow, 88, passed away January 23, 2002. She was born May 24, 1913. She was a Protestant. She was preceded in death by a husband, Fred Farrow; a husband, Walter Pippen, Sr.; and her parents, Victor and Mary Smith Chandler. Survivors include a son, Walter Pippen, Jr. of HSV; a brother, Albert Chandler of Richmond, VA; and grandchildren, Bradley and Bryce Pippen. Cremation arrangements were handled by Caruth Village Funeral Home.

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FAUBUS, Charlot Kellar
FARMINGTON, ARKANSAS: Charlot I. Kellar Faubus, 83, died March 10, 2007. She was born February 25, 1924 to Dee Kellar and Mary Tucker Kellar. She worked for the Campbell Soup Company for thirty-five years. She is survived by a son, William Earl Harding of Elkins; a brother, Bill Kellar of Fayetteville; a sister, Jean Bell of Fayetteville; 8 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Steven Faubus and Johnny Faubus; a daughter, Mary Miller; and a brother, Raymond Kellar. Interment was at Bud Patrick Cemetery with Rev. Lester Shadrick presiding. Arrangements were handled by Beard's Funeral Chapel of Fayetteville, AR.

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FAUCETT, M.L.
JACKSONVILLE, ARKANSAS: M.L. "Bud" Faucett, 72, died May 22, 2007. He worked at Fort Roots VA Hospital for over 30 years. He is survived by a brother and sister-in-law, Ernest and Joy Faucett of Sherwood; and two sisters and a brother-in-law, Shirley Wood of Cabot and Beverly and Ron Winberg of Westland, MI. He was preceded in death by his wife, Fredia Faucett; and a sister, Eloise Jenkins. Interment was at Chapel Hill Memorial Park under the direction of Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home.

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FAUGHN, Albert Richard
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Albert Richard Faughn, 71, died January 11, 2009. He was born February 11, 1937 to the late Wilford and Helen Gaithy Schott Faughn. He attended Center Hill Church of Christ. He is survived by his wife, Doris Faughn; a daughter and son-in-law, Vickie Lee and Ken Roden of Rector; a son and daughter-in-law, Carey Richard and Renee Faughn; a sister, Nancy Hazlewood; two brothers, Robert Faughn and Alfred Faughn, all of Paragould; 4 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and an infant sister. Interment was at Pine Log Cemetery under the direction of Heath Funeral Home.

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FAULK, Comfort E.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK: Comfort E. Faulk died January 1, 2007. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by a son, W.R. Faulk and wife Bobbie; a sister, Esther Hays; a special niece, Cindy King; several other neices and nephews; and a special friend, Thelma Wilson. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lou Cogbill and Maudie Faye Heflin. Interment was at Pinecrest Cemetery in Alexander, AR.

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FAULKNER, Clem V.
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Clem V. Faulkner died July 31, 1945. He was born August 10, 1890. He served as a cook in the U.S. Army during World War I. He was the husband of Christine Faulker, who is buried with him at the Fort Smith National Cemetery.

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FAULKNER, Ernest A.
PRAIRIE GROVE, ARKANSAS: Ernest A. Faulkner, 69, died November 18, 1966. He was born December 6, 1896. He was of the Catholic faith. He was survived by his wife, Vivia Arnette Faulkner; a daughter, Vivia Faulkner; two sons, Bruce Faulkner and Edward Faulkner; a brother, Austin Faulkner; and two sisters, Connie Brewer and Lucille Jackson. Services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Fayetteville. Burial was at the Prairie Grove Cemetery.

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FAUPEL, Freda
STUTTGART, ARKANSAS: Freda B. Faupel, 77, died June 16, 2009. She was a graduate of Draughn's School of Business, and attended Park Avenue Missionary Baptist Church. She is survived by two sisters, Maxine Longnecker and Annabelle (Doyle) Barks, both of Stuttgart; a brother-in-law, Ronnie Cress of Beebe; a sister-in-law and dear friend, Anna Laura Hildebrand of Stuttgart; her nieces and nephews; and her friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Mac Faupel; her parents, Willis and Beatrice Hildebrand; a brother, Willis Hildebrand, Jr.; and a sister, Donna Jean Cress. Interment was at Hazen Cemetery by Westbook Funeral Home of Hazen, AR.

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FAURIA, James M.
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: James Marvyn Fauria, 57, died August 31, 2010. He was born October 24, 1952 to Marvyn James and Helen Mary Fauria. He was a mechanical engineer, and worked in the nuclear power industry for 35 years. He is survived by his wife, Debbie Austin Fauria; three children, Jessica Opal, Kaitlin Marie, and Matthew James; his mother, Helen Mary Erlwein Fauria of San Leandro, CA; a sister, Elaine Marie Fauria Cacomanolis of New York City, NY; and two brothers, Michael Fredric Fauria of Fremont, CA, and Robert Michael Fauria of San Leandro, CA. He was preceded in death by his father, and was the son-in-law of the late Loy and Opal Austin. Services were held at St. Mary's Catholic Church. Interment was at Reid Cemetery in Conway County, Arkansas by Harris Funeral Home in Morrilton, AR.

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FAVRE, James H.
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: James Harold Favre, 81, died June 15, 2005. He was born November 22, 1923 to the late Adolph Leo Favre and Georgia Beatrice Graham Favre. He attended the Greenbrier Church of Christ. He served in the military during World War II, and received two Purple Heart medals. He enjoyed photography, wood-working, gardening and reading. He is survived by three children, Brenda Reeder and husband Robert of Perryville, Janet Banks and husband Tom of Greenbrier, and Jim L. Favre and wife Linda of Little Rock; a sister, Catherine Fason of Houston, Texas; five stepchildren, Floyd Earl Vinson of Oklahoma, Kenneth Vinson and wife Sharon of Mississippi; JoAnn Swain and husband Ronnie of Atkins, Judy Prince and husband Wayde and Mitzi Irby and husband James, all of Center Ridge; 14 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Johnie M. Favre; a stepson, Kerry Vinson; his stepmother, Cleo Favre; and a brother, Adolph Leo Favre, Jr. Burial was at Oak Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Griffin Leggett Funeral Home of Conway, AR.

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FAWBUS, Daisy
CASA, ARKANSAS: Daisy Fawbus, 74, died July 26, 1972. She attended the Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church. She is survived by three daughters; 6 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church. Burial was at Fitch Cemetery with arrangements by Shinn Funeral Service.

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FEARS, Lenorah Cook
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Lenorah Cook Fears, a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, was born April 21, 1912, and died April 7, 1962. Interment was at the National Cemetery in Little Rock.

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FEARS, Neva
ALMA, ARKANSAS: Neva Lea Fears, 68, died February 12, 2006. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Hubert; a daughter, Teresa Hamilton of Rudy; a son, Roger Fears of Alma; two sisters, Marie Gooch of Kibler and Shirley LaRue of Van Buren; three brothers, Charles Edwards of Cane Hill, Billy Gene Edwards of Cedarville, and Clifford Edwards of Prairie Grove; 4 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Interment was at Dripping Springs Cemetery with arrangements by Ocker Funeral Home of Van Buren, AR.

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FEATHERSTONE, Jesse
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS: Jesse Featherstone, 88, died on August 31, 1899. He was originally from Rutherford County, Tennessee. He is survived by his twin brother, Pep Featherstone. Interment was at the New Home Cemetery.

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FECHET, Louis
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Louis Fechet died November 16, 1931. He was a Civil War veteran. Interment was at the National Cemetery in Little Rock.

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FEDDERLY, Daniel E.
ALMA, ARKANSAS: Daniel Edward Fedderly, 73, died November 25, 2007. He was born November 10, 1934. He was a retired truck driver for Allen Canning Company and J.B. Hunt, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a Baptist. Survivors include two daughters, Betty Rowden of Hulbert, OK, and Kathleen Brookings of San Gabriel, CA; a son, Tommy Fedderly of San Bernardino, CA; three sisters, Jean Fedderly of Madison, WI, Dixie Fedderly of Seeds, IL, and Sally Fedderly of Washington, D.C.; 5 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. Cremation arrangements were handled by Ocker Funeral Home.

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FEICHO, Edward
FLIPPIN, ARKANSAS: Edward E. Feicho died May 26, 2004. He was born September 4, 1932 to Edward and Margaret Meicke Feicho. He was a production planner in the electronic connector business, and worked for Knaach Company in later years. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and served in Korea. He enjoyed hiking, scuba diving, bicycling, camping, canoeing and RVing. He attended Redeemer Lutheran Church. Survivors include his wife, Audrey Folbert Feicho, 2 sons, Mark (Charlotte) Feicho of Flippin, Brian (Tonya) Feicho of Granite City, Illinois, 3 grandchildren; 2 sisters, Emily Miller of Romeoville, Illinois and Wilma Panzegraf of Justin, Texas; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents. Services were held at Redeemer Lutheran Church with Pastor Kenneth Taglauer officiating. Burial was at Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery with arrangements by Kirby-Boaz Funeral Home.

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FELDER, Arthur
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Captain Arthur "Bo" Felder, 46, was killed in action in Iraq on April 24, 2004. In his twenty years of military service, he served in Bosnia, Honduras and Iraq. He served with the 1st Cal. Div., 39th Combat Team from Hazen, Arkansas. He graduated from OCS (Officers' Candidate School) at Camp Robinson, and was a graduate of East Texas Baptist University. He taught at Step One, an alternative school in Little Rock. He is survived by his children, Jaelun and Amari; his mother, Dr. Cheryl Stuart; two brothers, Robert Stuart and Littrelle Felder; and two sisters, Gwendolyn Gingery and Kelana Greer. Services were held at St. Mark Baptist Church in Little Rock, and a memorial service was also held at the Lewisville School auditorium. Interment was at the Arkansas Veterans Cemetery in Little Rock with arrangements by Hicks Funeral Home of Hope, AR.

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FELICIANO, Fredrick
MORRILTON, ARKANSAS: Fredrick Feliciano, 61, passed away August 7, 2001. He is survived by his wife, Lois Feliciano; two daughters, Mari Feliciano and Rose Feliciano, both of Morrilton; a sister; four brothers; and three grandchildren. Interment was at the Odd Fellows Cemetery with Rev. James Hosbach officiating. Arrangements were handled by Wilson and Jarrett Funeral Home.

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FELTON, Wanda Ward
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Wanda F. Felton, 73, died November 8, 2008. She was born April 20, 1935 to the late Willie and Rosa Ward. She was a retired bus driver for the PCSSD. Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, June and Larry Case; three sons and daughters-in-law, Donnie and Deborah Felton, Tommy and Linda Felton, and Scottie and Lynn Felton; 11 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; a brother, Lowell "Woody" Ward; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald "Pop" Felton; and a brother, Joel Ward. Interment was at the Arkansas State Veterans' Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Drummond Funeral Home.

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FENDER, Bonnie Massey
WALNUT RIDGE, ARKANSAS: Bonnie Jean Massey Fender, 82, died September 22, 2007. She was born August 4, 1925 to Delmar and Stella Rice Massey. She was a retired commodity broker, and was a Baptist. She is survived by her husband, John A. Fender, Sr.; two sons, John Allen Fender, Jr. and Greg Fender, both of Walnut Ridge; two daughters, Bonita Hoss of Walnut Ridge, and Diana "Dink" Morgan of Bono; a sister, Henriett Stone of Walnut Ridge; a brother, Delmar Massey of Walcott; 7 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Lawrence Memorial Park with arrangements handled by Bryan Funeral Home.

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FERGUSON, Annie
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Annie Mae Ferguson, 74, died August 1, 2002. She was born August 9, 1927 to Enoth and Mattie Lou Ferguson. Survivors include five cousins, Minnie Lewis of North Little Rock, and Addie Rooters, Lillie Mae Walker, Lunzella Walker, and Lavader Thomas, all of Little Rock; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; an aunt, Levater Rooks; and an uncle, Henry Rooks. Services were held at Eudora Baptist Church in England, AR. Arrangements were handled by Gunn Funeral Home.

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FERRELL, Leclede
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Leclede Ferrell, 73, died August 30, 2002. He was born January 3, 1929 to Allie Mae Shine Ferrell and the late Woodrow Ferrell. He was a Korean War veteran. Survivors include five sons, Michael Ferrell, James Ferrell, Ray Stocker and Andre Ferrell, all of Pine Bluff, and Barry Ferrell of Stuttgart; seven daughters, Marilyn Harrison, Janet Ferrell, Patricia Creal and Jacqueline Ferrell, all of Pine Bluff, Elaine Concic of Minnesota, and Evern Campbell and Norma Jean Payne, both of Kansas City, Missouri; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Services were held at Liberty Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Pine Bluff with Rev. Nathaniel Campbell officiating. Burial was at Liberty Hill Cemetery under the direction of Henson Mortuary.

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FERRIE, Robert C., Jr.
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Robert C. Ferrie, Jr., 68, died June 5, 2006. He was a retired bank and inter-company communications supervisor, and worked at both Superior Federal Savings and Loan and Arvest Banks. He was a Presbyterian elder and deacon, and served in the Air National Guard. Survivors include his wife, Merrilee Ferrie; two daughters, Catherine Anne (Eric) Bass of Tega Cay, SC, and Michele Alissa (Patrick) Young of Greenwood; a sister, Mary Lou (Chet) Love of Bakersfield, CA; a grandson; and his nieces and nephews. Interment was at Oak Cemetery with arrangements by Edwards Funeral Home.

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FIEDLER, Ada
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Ada L. Fiedler died April 03, 2004. She was born December 21, 1923. She played for Hazel Walker's Arkansas Travelers basketball team. Interment was at Apple Hill Cemetery under the direction of Cabot Funeral Home.

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FIELDEN, Betty Lou
POCAHONTAS, ARKANSAS: Betty Lou Fielden, 70, died August 3, 2007. She was born November 29, 1936. She is survived by her husband, Elton; two daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Jim Camp, and Marisa and Mike Mathews of Pocahontas; two brothers, Mark Martin of Benton, and Larry Martin of Paragould; two sisters, Mary Million of Sulpulpa, OK, and Lisa Looney of Pocahontas; 4 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie and Virginia Barham Martin; a son, Michael Fielden; two brothers, Charles and Jim Martin; and four sisters, Shirley Martin, Norma Morris, Karen Watson, and Anna Beth Skimahorn. Interment was at Old Union Cemetery by McNabb Funeral Home.

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FIELDS, James A.
DeWITT, ARKANSAS: James A. Fields, 66, died August 2, 2004. He was born December 28, 1938 to the late George Fields and Nellie Mae Harris. He was a U.S. Army veteran, and was a member of Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Fields; a son, James Fields II of DeWitt; four daughters, Annette Karen Fields and Anita Katheyn Hickmon, both of Little Rock, Jennifer Anioinette Fields of North Little Rock, and Sharron Renea Fields of DeWitt; a brother, Eddie Wayne Johnson of Oklahoma; a sister, Carolyn Grayson of Kansas City, MO; 18 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was at Morning Glory Cemetery with arrangements by McKinzie Funeral Home.

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FIELDS, Lillian D. Nash
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Lillian Delphine Nash Fields, 84, died on February 16, 2006. She was born on March 28, 1921 to the late S.F. and Esther Dickenson Perryman. Survivors include a son, Jack Nash of Bauxite; a daughter, Gwin Holiman of Benton; and a grandchild. Graveside services were held with Bro. Ross Harris officiating. Burial was at Pinecrest Memorial Park with arrangements handled by Ashby Funeral Home.

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FIELDS, Virgil C., Jr.
GRAVETTE, ARKANSAS: Major Virgil C. Fields, Jr. was killed in action during World War II at Anzio on February 6, 1944. He served with the 307th Fighter Squadron. Interment was at Bethel Cemetery.

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FIKES, Edith Tschopik
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Edith Tschopik Fikes, 93, died September 25, 2000. She was born June 30, 1907 to the late Lee Adolph Tschopik and Myra Treder Tschopik. She worked for Gathright Van and Moving, and later as a bookkeeper at Pine Bluff Casket Company. She attended Central Presbyterian Church. She was a member of the Pilot Club and was a volunteer at Jefferson Regional Medical Center. Among the survivors are two sons, Lawrence Fikes of Pine Bluff and Robert Fikes of Fort Smith; 6 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Central Presbyterian Church with Rev. Daniel Loomis officiating. Burial was at Bellwood Cemetery with arrangements by Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors.

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FILIPIAK, Joseph
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Joseph Filipiak, 76, died September 1, 2005. He was born August 13, 1929. He was a retired automobile mechanic and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean Conflict. Survivors include a daughter, Laurie Lawrenz; and a son, Richard Filipiak, both of Sheboygan, WI. Services were held at the Arkansas State Veterans' Cemetery in North Little Rock, AR, with arangements by Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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FINCH, Claribel Roberts
SHERWOOD, ARKANSAS: Claribel Roberts Finch, 83, died May 28, 2006. She attended the Sylvan Hills Church of Christ. Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Oscar Finch; a son, Keith Finch of North Little Rock; a daughter, Kathy Finch of Dallas, TX; a granddaughter; and a sister, Lucille Bowden of Lonoke. Services were held at Griffin Leggett Rest Hills Funeral Home Chapel in North Little Rock, AR.

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FINCH, Oscar, Sr.
SHERWOOD, ARKANSAS: Oscar Finch, Sr., 87, died on October 1, 2006. Funeral services were held at Griffin Leggett Rest Hills. Entombment took place at Rest Hills Memorial Park.

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FINCH, Reathel Rider
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Reathel Mae Rider Finch, 97, died August 25, 2007. She was born February 11, 1910 to the late Obadiah and Martha Isabelle Dameron Rider. She attended Markham Street Baptist Church. She is survived by a brother, Elon Rider of Newberg, OR; 3 nieces; 6 nephews; and 3 step-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Howard Finch; four brothers; and a sister. Services were held at the chapel of Griffin Leggett Healey and Roth Funeral Home. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park.

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FINCHER, Neva Nevada
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Neva Nevada Fincher died July 5, 1944. She was born December 13, 1877 to Ransom and Harriett Lewis McCollom. She was of the Methodist faith. She was survived by her husband, J.L. Fincher; two sons, Wade and Elza; two sisters, Mrs. J.O. Cate and Mrs. J.A. Adams; and 3 grandchildren. Burial was at King Cemetery under the direction of Nelson-Savage Funeral Home.

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FINCHUM, Julia E.
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Julia Evelyn Finchum, 98, died March 2, 2007. She was born September 4, 1908 to Joe and Effie Parsley Coffee. She attended the Russellville First Assembly of God Church. She is survived by four daughters, Catherine Havron of Muskogee, OK, Marjorie Moore of Fort Smith, Helen Rudder of Wynne, and Christine Nye and husband John of Brandon, MS; 9 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles C. Finchum; and two sons, Charles Edward Finchum and Calvin Leon Finchum. Burial was at Pisgah Cemetery in Pottsville, AR with arrangements by Humphrey Funeral Service.

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FINDLEY, John
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: John Thomas Findley, 81, died September 5, 1974 in Fayetteville. He was born February 14, 1893 in Missouri to William and Julie Reynolds Findley. He retired from the Santa Fe Railroad, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War I. He attended the Church of Christ, and was a member of the Woodcarvers' Association. Survivors include three sisters, Mrs. Angie Rogers, Mrs. Mary Maness, and Mrs. Amanda Whitney; and two brothers, Samuel and Clyde Findley. Interment was at the Fayetteville National Cemetery with arrangements by Moore's Chapel Funeral Home.

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FINK, Bernie
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Bernie Fink, 80, died May 28, 2006. She attended Lynch View Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Jackie Fink, of Ward, AR; daughters, Janet Bean of Plumerville, and Debbie Peck of North Little Rock; 6 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the North Little Rock Funeral Home Chapel. Interment was at Arkansas Memorial Gardens.

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FINKBEINER, Alfred
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Alfred Finkbeiner died August 2, 1958. He was born July 31, 1893. He served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War I. Interment was at the Little Rock National Cemetery.

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FINKBEINER, Elouise
PERRYVILLE, ARKANSAS: Elouise Ida Powell Finkbeiner, 80, died October 22, 2008. She was born June 28, 1928 to Lloyd and Lottie Strong Powell. She is survived by a daughter, Ann Miller (Kenny) of Perryville; two sisters, Shirley McClellan of Jacksonville, and Janice Rankin (Bobby) of Perryville; 2 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Finkbeiner. Interment was at Hope Cemetery under the direction of Harris Funeral Home.

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FINLEY, Sister Mary Yvonne
BARLING, ARKANSAS: Sister Mary Yvonne Finley, 96, died February 9, 2007. She was born Mary Marguerite Finley on April 18th, 1911 to William and Sarah Finley. She entered the Sisters of Mercy in 1931 and made her first religious vows in 1933. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Our Lady of the Lake in San Antonio, Texas in 1956. She taught at several Arkansas Catholic schools, and was a teacher for many years until she became involved in Pastoral Care Ministry at St. Joseph's Hospital in Hot Springs, AR. She retired to McAuley Convent in Barling in 1992. She is survived by two sisters, Ruth Finley Petri of Southington, CT and Margaret Cotter of Pasadena, CA; a sister-in-law, Mary Finley of Des Moines, IA; and her nieces and nephews. Services were held at McAuley Convent in Barling. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Fort Smith with arrangements by Fentress Mortuary.

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FINN, Bernice
MANDEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Bernice Finn, 54, passed away October 23, 2007. She was born December 15, 1952. She was a seamstress. She attended Universal True Holiness Church, where she served as a Sunday School teacher and youth director. She is survived by her husband, James Finn; a son, Jamie Finn of Texarkana; three daughters, Shuanteya Finn of Cedar Hill, TX, Shurmeka Finn of Texarkana, and Valetta Calloway; five brothers, Tom Greer and George Greer of Texarkana, Leon Greer of Phoenix and Ernest Greer and Albert Greer of Los Angeles; seven sisters, Ammie Lee Campbell and Ruby Sewell of Phoenix, Willie B. Greer, Lillie B. Cobb, Mae Ella Gray and Katherine Nard of Texarkana, and Cleo Smith of Fontana, CA; 2 grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Services were held at Lyles Funeral Home with Elvis Scott presiding. Burial was at Harrison Chapel Cemetery.

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FINNEY, Earl
BEEBE, ARKANSAS: Earl Finney, 77, died June 11, 1985. He was a retired carpenter, and a member of the Church of Christ. He is survived by two sons, Earl Finney of Wichita, KS, and Joe Finney of Pocono Summit, PA, six daughters, Lillian Culwell, Bobbie Bumpas, Pat Kendall and Sammie McCullar, all of Beebe, Mahoda Fry of Rose Bud and Linda Murphy of Cabot; two brothers, Hubert Finney of Pangburn and Don Finney of Bastrop, LA; two sisters, Mrs. Clyde Lucas of Damascus and Helen Jackson of Pangburn; 21 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services were held at Beebe Church of Christ. Burial was at Mount Olive Cemetery by W.L. Westbrook Funeral Home.

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FINNIE, Mary L.
LONOKE, ARKANSAS: Mary Lois Finnie, 59, died December 27, 1968. She was a waitress, and was of the Methodist faith. Survivors include a sister, Mrs. Jossie Coffelt of Lonoke. Burial was in Kentucky with arrangements by Weaver Funeral Chapel.

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FIRESTONE, Albert C.
POPE COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Albert C. Firestone was killed in action in Okinawa during World War II on April 10, 1945. He was born October 27, 1910. He is listed in Ashley County, AR casualty records, but is buried at Nogo Cemetery in Pope County, AR.

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FISHER, Dustin C.
VAN BUREN, ARKANSAS: SPC Dustin Cole Fisher, 22, was killed in action on May 24, 2005 in Baghdad, Iraq. He was born March 9, 1983 to Brenda G. Fisher and Waldo G. Fisher. He served with Bravo 1/76 Field Artillery, 4th BDE, 3rd ID and was deployed to Iraq on January 29, 2005. He is survived by his wife, Alicia K. Fisher of Fort Stewart, GA; his mother, Brenda Gale Fisher of Van Buren; his father, Waldo Gerald Fisher and stepmother Gay Fisher of Van Buren; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Mary and Dave Haller of Davidson, NC; a brother, Shane Fisher and wife Suzanne of Van Buren; a sister, April Coats and husband Adam of Van Buren; his grandmothers, Brazillie French of Van Buren and Earline Fisher of Mulberry; a brother-in-law, Jonathan Haller of Norfolk, VA; two nephews; 11 aunts; 8 uncles; and many other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Gerald Fisher and Raymond R. French, Sr.; and uncles, Raymond R. French, Jr. and Calvin Bernie Powell. Services were held at Community Bible Church in Fort Smith. Burial with military honors was at the U.S. National Cemetery in Fort Smith. Arrangements were handled by Edwards Funeral Home.

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FISHER, Vernestine
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Vernestine Fisher, 62, died January 28, 2011 at her residence. She was born January 10, 1949 in Grady, AR to Roosevelt and Mozetter Harper. She is survived by her husband, Fredrick Fisher; a daughter, Shirley Fisher of Pine Bluff; two sons, Guy Fisher of Pine Bluff, and Delyenn Fisher of Broken Arrow, OK; three sisters, Gussie Mack of Dallas, Ruth Harper of Chicago, and Maryland Pierce of Toledo, OH; a brother, Roosevelt Harper of Pine Bluff; and 7 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, and a sister, Dorothy Harper. Services were held at New Direction Baptist Church. Interment was at Forest Lawn Cemetery by Henson-Holcomb Mortuary.

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FITE, Elizabeth
BENTON, ARKANSAS: Elizabeth Thomas Fite, 79, died February 16, 2002. She was a member of Park View United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, Carl Fite, Jr.; a daughter, Sherrie McAdow; two sisters, Kathy Brooks of Johnson, and Felicia Grow of Dayton, OH; two brothers, Hershel Harner of Knoxville, TN, and Glen Thomas of Dayton, OH; and 3 grandchildren. Interment was at Mount Olive Cemetery in Bauxite under the direction of Ashby Funeral Home.

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FITE, Frankie
ARKADELPHIA, ARKANSAS: Frankie Thompson Fite, 88, passed away October 25, 2003. She was born February 20, 1915 to the late Henry and Nevada Lee Thompson. She was a retired seamstress for Hollywood Vassarette, and was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church. Survivors include two sons, Benny Fite of Arkadelphia and Cleon Fite of Royal; a daughter, Bonnie Hall of Arkadelphia; a brother, Robert Thompson of Camden; two sisters, Vesta Hughes of Goodlettsville, TN, and Julie Lester of Arkadelphia; 12 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 8 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Eli Fite and Donice Fite; and her husband, Curtis Fite. Services were held at Bethlehem United Methodist Church with Rev. John Moore and Rev. Nathan Rogers officiating. Interment was at Round Hill Cemetery by Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home.

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FITHEN, Lois
WARD, ARANSAS: Lois Ballard Fithen, 79, died April 12, 1995. She retired from Remington Arms, and was a member of the Country Chapel Church and the Order of the Eastern Star in Cabot. She is survived by her husband, Neil Fithen; two sons, Robert "Buck" Ballard of Searcy and Jimmy C. Ballard of Ward; two daughters, Marjorie Dyson and Nelda Hurley, both of Ward; a stepdaughter, Christine Bartlett of Little Rock; a sister, Ruby Boyd of Cabot; 4 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; and her step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a husband, James Ballard. Services were held at the Country Chapel Church. Burial was at Sylvania Cemetery under the direction of W.L. Westbrook Funeral Home.

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FITZGERALD, Ziba B.
MADISON COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Ziba B. Fitzgerald served as a sergeant during the Civil War with Company F of the 149th Pennsylvania Infantry. He is buried at Boston Cemetery.

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FITZHUGH, HuVaughn
MALVERN, ARKANSAS: HuVaughn Fitzhugh, 78, died on November 23, 2003 at the Hot Spring County Medical Center. Services were held at the Third Baptist Church in Malvern with Revs. Ron and Paul Grisby presiding. Interment was at Rockport Cemetery with military honors by the Thaddeus H. Caraway Post #2278 Honor Guard. Arrangements were handled by Regency Funeral Home.

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FITZPATRICK, Elsie
WINSLOW, ARKANSAS: Elsie Fitzpatrick, 88, died March 9, 1992. She was born October 27, 1903 to James Robert and Bessie Brannon Smith. She attended Winslow Fellowship Baptist Church. She is survived by four brothers, Troy Smith, Rillie Smith, Bob Smith, and James Smith; two sisters, Evelyn Bristow and Prentice Howard; and her nieces and nephews. Interment was at West Fork Cemetery with arrangements by Moore's Chapel Funeral Home.

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FIVEASH, Inez
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Inez Fiveash, 87, died January 8, 2007. She was born March 14, 1919 to the late Oliver and Lethe Holt Campbell. She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Danny G. and Nancy Davis and Donald R. and Donna Davis, all of Dover, and Virgil and Cherry Fiveash of Valley Springs, AR; two daughters, Doris Slover of Everton, AR, and Lou Ann Hunter of Fayetteville; three half-brothers and their wives, Argie and Lorraine Riddell of Russellville; and Sylvie and Irene Riddell and Junior and Linda Riddell, all of Dover; a half-sister, Shirley Cisco of Bakersfield, CA; 20 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and other relatives. She was preceded in death by two daughters, Inez Pearl Davis and Melba Dean Copeland; and her husbands, Arthur Shatt, Johnny Farmer, George Newton Davis, Virgil Cowell and Virgil Fiveash. Burial was at Crossroads Cemetery near Deer, AR under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service.

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FLACK, Vivian Pfeifer
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Vivian Frances Pfeifer Flack, 72, died Saturday November 22, 2003. She was born September 10, 1931 to the late Frank and Rose Fraenzle Pfeifer. She was a retired registered nurse, and attended St. Joseph Catholic Church. She is survived by three daughters, Carol Flack of Tucson, AZ, Patricia Christensen of Seminole, OK, and Mary Graves of Joplin, MO; a son, Joe Flack of Vilonia; a sister, Virginia Paladino of North Little Rock; two brothers, Bill Pfeifer of New Orleans, LA, and Al Pfeifer of North Little Rock; and 7 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joe Paul Flack; a brother, Bernard Pfeifer; and two sisters, Marie Harris and Pauline Pfeifer. Services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial was at Calvary Cemetery in Little Rock under the direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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FLAKES, Blanche O.
MENIFEE, ARKANSAS: Blanche Ophelia Flakes, 77, died November 28, 1978. She was survived by her husband, Carl Flakes, Sr.; three daughters, Pauline Alexander, Dorothy Tolefred, and Marlee Rhodes; three sons, Carl Flakes, Jr., Robert Lee Flakes, and Joe Flakes; four brothers, Roosevelt Osler, R.L. Osler, Alex Osler, and Floyd Osler; two sisters, Thelma Green and Ida Powell; 13 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Philadelphia Baptist Church in Menifee. Burial was at the Menifee Community Cemetery with arrangements by Cosmopolitan Funeral Home.

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FLEEMAN, Alonzo
MANILA, ARKANSAS: Alonzo Fleeman, 100, died September 25, 2007. He was the son of the late Jesse and Nancy Riggs Fleeman. He was a farmer, and attended the First United Methodist Church of Manila. He is survived by a son, Harold Fleeman of Puxico, MO; 7 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Elizabeth Ann Osborn; eleven brothers; and four sisters. Burial was at Manila Cemetery under the direction of Howard Funeral Service.

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FLEEMAN, Ruth
BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Ruth Fleeman, 91, died April 7, 2001. She was the daughter of Benjamin and Don Miller Matthews. She was a graduate of Mississippi University for Women in Columbus, MS and was a retired elementary school teacher. She attended the First United Methodist Church. Survivors include three nephews, John E. Matthews and Ben Matthews, both of Tunica, MS, and Joe Matthews of Rock Hill, SC; a niece, Mary Don Koonce of Tunica; and many great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, and also by her parents. Services were held at the chapel of Cobb Funeral Home with Rev. Pamela Estes officiating. Burial was at Elmwood Cemetery.

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FLEMENS, Willa
DIERKS, ARKANSAS: Willa Marie Flemens, 97, died September 15, 2002. She was born December 30, 1904. She belonged to the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Among the survivors are a son, Kenneth C. Flemens of New Hope, AR; a daughter, Carma N. Bradshaw of Dierks; a sister, Naomi Bearden of Dierks; 5 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Flemens; and by a great-grandson, Michael Leech. Services were held at the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints with Elder Granvel Arnold officiating. Burial was at Hickory Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Wilkerson Funeral Home.

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FLEMING, Ella
WICKES, ARKANSAS: Ella Luella Baker Fleming, 76, died February 28, 2002 in Athens, AR. She was born April 27, 1925 in Wickes. She attended the Wickes Nazarene Church. She is survived by two sisters and brothers-in-law, Opal and Charlie White of Wickes, and Agnes and W.L. Burris of Drain, OR; a brother and sister-in-law, Hubert and Vera Baker of Wickes; and her nieces and nephews. Services were held at the Wickes Nazarene Church. Interment was at Baker Cemetery with arrangements by Wilkerson Funeral Home.

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FLEMING, James L.
MORRILTON, ARKANSAS: James L. Fleming died July 31, 1947. He was born July 15, 1894. He was a World War I veteran. Interment was at Bold Pilgrim Cemetery.

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FLETCHER, Ray
JONESBORO, ARKANSAS: Ray Fletcher, 90, died March 3, 2005 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born in Bear Holler. He retired from FMC Corporation in Jonesboro, and had worked in Michigan for 12 years. He lived in Lake City most of his life, and was a member of the Nettleton Church of Christ. He is survived by his wife, Wanda Fletcher; a daughter, Margaret Ann Fletcher Davis of Hampton; two brothers, Doyle Fletcher of Cabot, and Cecil Fletcher of Springdale; and 4 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers; and a sister. Interment was at Upper Cane Island Cemetery near Lake City under the direction of Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home.

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FLETCHER, Wanda
LAKE CITY, ARKANSAS: Wanda Lee Fletcher, 79, died September 11, 2007 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born July 7, 1928. She a member of the Nettleton Church of Christ. Survivors include a daughter, Margaret Ann Davis of Jonesboro; a brother, Charles Davis of Hampton; five sisters, Clara Pollard of Caraway, Maxine Trusell of Pine Bluff, Vernell Miller of Hampton, Jessie Fletcher of Cabot, and Dorthy Rutledge of Jonesboro; 4 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Fletcher; her parents, Arthur and Gurta Huckaby Davis; and a sister, Geneva Tompkins. Interment was at Cane Island Cemetery near Lake City under the direction of Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home.

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FLINT, Lawrence
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Lawrence M. Flint, 87, died September 11, 1982 in Bella Vista, AR. He was born March 2, 1895 in Sebago, ME to Edgar and Jessie Hartford Flint. He was a retired mechanical engineer, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War I. He formerly lived in New Jersey. There were no known surviving relatives. Interment was at the Fayetteville National Cemetery with arrangements by Moore's Chapel.

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FLIPPO, George W.
POWHATAN, ARKANSAS: George Washington Flippo, 75, died September 23, 1931. He was born on November 2, 1855 to William and Lucy Johnson Flippo. Interment was at Powhatan Cemetery.

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FLOCKS, Theodoric J., Jr.
OPPELO, ARKANSAS: Theodoric Joseph Flocks, Jr., 21, died in 1945. He was killed in an airplane crash while serving during World War II. He was the son of Theodric J. Flocks, Sr. and Catherine McArthur Flocks. He was survived by his parents; and two sisters, Mary Alice, and Betty. His gravesite is located at St. Elizabeth Cemetery.

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FLORER, Clifford
ROGERS, ARKANSAS: Clifford S. Florer, 73, died October 16, 2005. He was born April 19, 1932 to Clifford Earl and Velna Bertha Wade Florer. He was the retired owner of Prairie Creek Electric, and belonged to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. Among the survivors are three daughters, Cynthia Florer of Tulsa, OK, Vicki Summers of Raymore, MO, and Karen Sue Mack of Rogers; a brother, Adelbert Florer of Friendswood, TX; two sisters, Caressa Hasha of Rogers and Cora Florer of Phoenix; 8 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Rogers with Bishop Barry Wall presiding. Interment was at Benton County Memorial Park in Rogers with arrangements by Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home.

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FLORY, Delbert
CABOT, ARKANSAS: Delbert Flory, 74, died May 23, 2005. He was a retired meat department supervisor with Sexton Foods. He enjoyed woodworking and bluegrass music. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Frances Flory; two sons, Dwight Flory (Peggy) of Austin, and Phillip Flory (Camellia) of Houston, TX; a daughter, Deborah Wooten (Steven) of Cabot; two sisters, Lorine Arey of Benton, and Catherine High of Little Rock; a brother, Winfred "Buddy: Flory of Cabot; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Bethel Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was at Mount Carmel Cemetery by Westbrook Funeral Home.

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FLOWERS, Bertie Bryant
CENTER RIDGE, ARKANSAS: Bertie S. Bryant Flowers, 88, died September 13, 2007. She was born August 27, 1919 to Eli Bryant and Jane Epperson Bryant. She retired from Levi-Strauss, and attended the Church of Christ. Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Thelma and Glen Davidson and Debbie and Bobby McCoy and husband Bobby, all of Center Ridge; a daughter-in-law, Sula Polk of Springfield; two brothers, Jimmy Bryant of Morrilton and Doy Bryant of Center Ridge; five sisters, Faye McCoy of Missouri, Mary Sutton of Weiner, AR, Murriel Dixon of Morrilton, and Betty Flowers and Nina Scroggin, both of Center Ridge; 6 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 5 step-great-grandchildren; a great-great granddaughter; and a host of other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Flowers; a son, Artel Lee Polk; two brothers; and two sisters. Burial was at Pleasant Hill Cemetery under the direction of Harris Funeral Home of Morrilton, AR.

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FLOWERS, Moses L.
ARKADELPHIA, ARKANSAS: Moses Leroy Flowers, 83, died July 25, 2005. He was born July 31, 1921 to the late James Flowers and Savannah Flowers Helms. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He was a World War II Navy veteran, and attended Greater Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, where he served as a member of both the trustee board and the male chorus. He is survived by his wife, Delores Mitchell Flowers; two sons, Moses Leroy Flowers, Jr. of Virginia Beach, VA, and Maurice Flowers of San Francisco, CA; a daughter, Brenda Etheridge of Virginia Beach, VA; 8 grandchildren; and 8 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Greater Pleasant Baptist Church with Dr. Lewis A. Shepherd, Jr. officiating. Burial was at Helms Cemetery with arrangements by Mitchell Funeral Home.

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FLOYD, Harry S.
BENTONVILLE, ARKANSAS: Harry Samuel Floyd, 11, died October 11, 1909. He was born July 7, 1898. He was survived by his parents; two brothers; and four sisters. Burial was at the Bentonville Cemetery.

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FLOYD, Titus
KENSETT, ARKANSAS: Titus Floyd died June 16, 1945. He was born March 17, 1924. He served with the 1871st Engineer Aviation Battalion during World War II. Interment was at Crow Cemetery.

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FLUELLEN, Clorine
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Clorine L. Fluellen, 80, died March 9, 2004. Survivors include two daughters, Rosemary Fluellen and Renita Fluellen; two sons, Ronald Fluellen and Rickey Fluellen; a brother, Artee Stubblefield; 2 grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Arrangements were handled by Hubble Funeral Home.

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FLUKER, G.D.
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: G.D. Fluker, 75, died February 19, 2005. He was born December 12, 1929 to the late Pertha Fluker and Astoria Thompson Fluker. He was a tire buyer for the Jefferson County Road Department, and a U.S. Army veteran. He attended St. Mark Baptist Church in Sherrill. He is survived by his wife, Verlene Johnson Fluker; two sons, Darrell Fluker of Little Rock, and Feryl Jordan of North Little Rock; two daughters, Valeria Davis, and Rhonda Fluker, both of Pine Bluff; three brothers, Elvis Fluker and Eddie Fluker, both of Pine Bluff, and James Fluker of Wayne, MI; four sisters, Morsa Marshall, Ernestine Marshall and Emma Gardner, all of Pine Bluff, and Dorris Laffey of Westland, MI; 5 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Services were held at St. Mark Baptist Church with Rev. Leon Williams officiating. Burial was at St. Mark Cemetery with arrangements by Brown Funeral Home.

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FLURRY, Agnes Howard
FORT SMITH, ARKANSAS: Agnes Howard Flurry, 91, died February 16, 2005. She was a homemaker, and was of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include two daughters, Mary Moore of Fort Smith and Hilda Tilson of Van Buren; four sons, Samuel Flurry and James Flurry, both of Van Buren, and Daniel Flurry and John Flurry, both of Clarksville; two sisters, Marie Blake of Fort Smith and Beulah Bennett of Wichita, KS; 20 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Flurry. Burial was at the National Cemetery in Fort Smith with arrangements by Putman Funeral Home.

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FLURRY, Imogene
VAN BUREN, ARKANSAS: Imogene Flurry, 60, died February 14, 2005. She was a homemaker, and attended Glad Tidings Pentecostal Church of God in Fort Smith. She is survived by her husband, Jamie; a son, Robert Flurry of Van Buren; two sisters, Patty Clifton of Gans, OK, and Oleta Hunter of Muldrow; two brothers, J.C. Williams of Pocola and Pete Goines of Van Buren; and a grandson. Burial was at Woodlawn Cemetery with arrangements by Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home.

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FOGLE, W.H.
HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: W.H. "Dub" Fogle, 86, died October 9, 2003 at a local hospital. He was born March 17, 1917 in Hugo, OK to Melvin and Maude Barnet Fogle. He was a retired brick and stone mason, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a charter member of Lakeview Assembly of God, and also a charter member of the Hot Springs Mall Walkers Club. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Margaret Fogle; a daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Joe Rotolo of Fort Lauderdale, FL; two sons and daughters-in-law, Mel and Charlane Fogle of Manchester, NH, and Terry and Lynda Fogle of Orange Beach, AL; two sisters, Pat Hurst of Texarkana, TX, and LaChrista Siebert of Melbourne, FL; 2 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Lakeview Assembly of God. Interment with military honors was at Greenwood Cemetery with arrangements by Hot Springs Funeral Home.

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FOLEN, Lylen A.
WARREN, ARKANSAS: Lylen Arnold Folen, 83, died May 15, 2007. He was born October 4, 1923 to the late Fred Folen and Hattie Storey Folen. He was a retired farm laborer, and a Jehovah's Witness. He is survived by five sons, David Thiede of Albert Lea, MN, Danny Folen of California, Roger Folen Weins of Minnesota, Fred Dennis Harmon of Minnesota, Lylen Folen, Jr. of Mankato, MN; seven daughters, Cheryl Jones of Warren, Ann Marie Mudd of Rogers, Marlene Wyman of Mesa, AZ, Carla Johnson of Albert Lea, MN, Linda Folen of Colorado, Nola Folen of Albert Lea, MN, and Norma Folen of Virginia, MN; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lavern Migerkurth Folen. Arrangements were handled by Frazer's Funeral Home.

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FOLLIOT, Betty Sue
VAN BUREN, ARKANSAS: Betty Sue Folliott, 73, died June 26, 2005. She was a retired seamstress. Survivors include a daughter, Louise Snipes of Van Buren; two sisters, Jo Atwell of Cedarville and Ruth Neal of Fort Smith; 3 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Interment was at Salem Cemetery in Cedarville with arrangements handled by Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home.

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FONES, Daniel G.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Daniel Gilbert Fones died May 28, 1912. He was born August 19, 1837. He was married to Texanna Dustin Reaves. Interment was at Mount Holly Cemetery.

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FONG, Carolyn Hendrix
MARIANNA, ARKANSAS: Caroyln Fong, 57, died June 29, 2005. She was born April 12, 1948 to Hershell and Pauline Hendrix. She is survived by her husband, Johnny Fong; a son, Ricky Middelton; two daughters, Felicia Fong Fletcher and Amanda Fong; her mother, Pauline Story Hendrix; a brother, Roy Hendrix; two sisters, Linda Faye Drake and Joyce Ann Fought; 6 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father, Hershell Hendrix; and a brother, Lee Hendrix. Services were held at the First Assembly of God Church in Marianna with Dr. Ron T. Smith officiating. Burial was at Marianna Memorial Park with arrangements by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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FONG, Helen Howe
MARIANNA, ARKANSAS: Helen Howe Fong, 84, died on December 13, 2005. Among the survivors are a daughter, Carol Liu of Westminster, CA; two sons, Allan Gary Fong of Sarotoga, CA and Gerald Bruce Fong of Marianna, AR; two brothers, William Howe of Crawfordville, AR and Raymond Howe of Seattle, WA; and five sisters. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Marianna. Interment was at the Marianna Memorial Park under the direction of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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FOOKS, Clara
IMBODEN, ARKANSAS: Clara Elizabeth Fooks, 91, died March 20, 2003. She was born July 13, 1911 to Amos and Nellie Simpson Clements. She owned Clara's Dress Shop in Imboden, and attended Lone Oak Baptist Church in Ravenden. She is survived by a daughter, Clara Nell Counts of Pocahontas; a sister, Bonnie Penn of Smithville; 3 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband E.G. "Happy" Fooks; two sons, Amos Lee Fooks and Lawrence Glen Fooks; and a sister, Marie Fooks. Burial was at Hope Cemetery with arrangements by Higginbotham Funeral Service.

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FOOTE, Amanda
HOT SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Amanda Malvina Foote, 55, died May 25, 1917. Interment was at Greenwood Cemetery under the direction of McCafferty Undertakers.

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FOOTE, Judy Martin
FORREST CITY, ARKANSAS: Judy Yvonne Martin Foote, 60, died May 1, 2004. She was born November 11, 1943 to Clarence Martin and Lillian Raymond Martin. She was a homemaker, and attended Shell Lake Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Paul McVey Foote; two sons, McVey Foote of Marion and Ken Frank Foote of Forrest City; a daughter, Yvonne Foote of Warrenton, MO; five brothers, Ronald Martin and Russell Martin both of Heth, Walter Martin of Bartlett, TN, Carroll Martin of Tennessee, and Ralph Martin of Kansas; three sisters, Lois Laws and Louise Bounds, both of Heth, and Earline Martin of Kansas; and 6 grandchildren. Interment was at Mt. Vernon Cemetery with arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home.

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FORD, Mettie
NEWARK, ARKANSAS: Mettie Ford, 100, died December 21, 2006. She was born July 20, 1906 to John and Barbara Burkhart Boyd. She was a retired nurse and a homemaker. She a Baptist. Surviving family members include her sons, Carl R. Ford of Searcy and Larry E. Ford of Walcott; a daughter, Lilla Lester of Locust Grove; 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; and her nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Carl F. Ford; a daughter, Beverly Ann Heck; several siblings; a grandson, Ronald Heck; and a granddaughter, Tammy Heck. Services were held at the chapel of Qualls Batesville Funeral Service. Burial was at Blue Springs Cemetery.

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FORD, Mitsue
ATKINS, ARKANSAS: Mitsue Ford, 76, died on February 5, 2006. She was born February 1, 1930 in Japan to Eiji and Mume Ueno. She was a retired seamstress, and attended the Atkins First Baptist Church. She was the widow of Leamon Carl Ford. Among the survivor are a son, Mitchell Ford of Atkins; and three grandchildren. Services were held at Atkins First Baptist Church with the Rev. Bob Holyfield and Rev. Mark Griffith presiding. Burial was at Elmwood Cemetery under the direction of Lemley Funeral Service of Atkins, AR.

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FORGA, Hattie W. Ketchum
MT. IDA, ARKANSAS: Hattie Willene Ketchum Forga, 89, passed away on September 3, 2005. She was born May 24, 1916 to Granville and Effie Grant Ketchum. She was a homemaker, and was a charter member of Lake Ouachita Baptist Church in Mount Ida. Survivors include two daughters, Phyllis Allen of Mount Ida, and Sue Rowe of Mena; three grandchildren and spouses, Jeff and Amy Rowe of Beavercreek, OH, Kevin and Sharla Bailey of Bolivar, MO, and Denise and James Baker of Rogers; four great-grandchildren, Brian Rowe of Beavercreek, OH, Aaron Baker, Adam Baker, and Adrianna Baker all of Rogers; two sisters, Vera Ray of Florida, and Lucille Brantley of Brownsville, CA; a brother and sister-in-law, Clayton and Madelyn Ketchum of Cloverdale, CA; and a number of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert Sherman Forga, and her parents. Services were held at Lake Ouachita Baptist Church in Mount Ida. Burial was at Mount Tabor Cemetery with arrangements by Davis-Smith Funeral Home.

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FORMBY, Rosa
MAGNOLIA, ARKANSAS: Rosa Formby, 85, died at a Waldron, AR hospital on April 7, 1961. She was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church of Magnolia. She was survived by three sons, Oscar, Warren and Cecil; a daugher, Mrs. U.L. Tate; 22 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; 2 nieces; and 6 nephews.

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FORREST, Nola
MARIANNA, ARKANSAS: Nola Panzy A. Forrest, 75, died September 13, 2005 in Forrest City. She was born May 24, 1930. Survivors include two sons, David Forrest (Shirley) of Marion, and Dennis Forrest of Marianna; a daughter, Deborah Odle (Danny) of Marianna; four sisters, Joyce Barnes of Marianna, Diane Pounds and Grace Pounds, both of Little Rock, and Linda Cunningham of Lumberport, WV; two brothers, Billy Anthony and Bobby Anthony of Little Rock; 3 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Marianna Memorial Park under the direction of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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FORRESTER, Cread
DARDANELLE, ARKANSAS: Cread Forrester died January 9, 1953 in a car accident. He was born July 26, 1928. He was a soldier, and had recently come home from serving in Korea. He was survived by his parents; three brothers, Virgil Forrester, Wilson Forrester, and Frank Forrester; and two sisters, Lollie Tumbleworth and Ollie Hood. Burial was at Harris Cemetery with arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home.

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FORSHEE, Maxie
BLYTHEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Maxie Lanell Forshee, 86, died September 8, 2007. She was born June 19, 1921 to the late Rufus and Dottie Lindsey Forshee. She enjoyed gardening, and attended Ridgecrest Baptist Church. She is survived by two nephews, Hilson Harris and wife Pat of Independence, MO, and Eddie Harris and wife Colleen of Memphis, TN; a niece, Brenda Wells and husband Charles of Pensacola, FL; three brothers, Jodie Forshee of Blytheville, Monroe Forshee of Mountain Home, and R.D. Forshee of Kalamazoo, MI. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Kay Austin; two sisters, Bertha Poff and Rosetta Curtis; and three brothers, Elvis Forshee, Willard Forshee, and Herbert Forshee. Interment was at Memorial Park Cemetery in Blytheville by Faith Funeral Service of Manila, AR.

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FORST, Molly
MAGAZINE, ARKANSAS: Molly Ann Neumeier Forst, 68, died April 18, 2007. She was a grocery store clerk, and attended St. Joseph Catholic Church in Paris. She is survived by her husband, Raymond Forst; two sons, Ray M. Forst of Magazine and Randy Forst of Van Buren; a daughter, Melinda Vargas of Fort Smith; and two sisters, Marilyn Weatherton and Linda Johnson, both of Beresford, SD. She was preceded in death by her parents, Leo T. and Irene Miller Neumeier. Services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial was at St. Joseph Cemetery in Paris with arrangements by Roller Funeral Home.

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FORST, Tillie
SUBIACO, ARKANSAS: Tillie Werner Forst, 84, died February 3, 2005. She was a homemaker. She attended St. Benedict Catholic Church in Subiaco, and was a member of the Mother's Society, Catholic Women's Union, and Catholic Knights of America. Survivors include three sons and daughters-in-law, Bill and Lorene Forst of Paris, Larry Forst of Euless, TX, and Gerald and Barbara Forst of Paris; four daughters and sons-in-law, Kathleen and Jack Soller of Ratcliff, Susan and Jake Parker of Naples, TX, Sarah and Bill Davis of Hope, and Loretta and Mike Dunn of Van Buren; two sisters, Helen Kremer of Barling and Mildred Furstenburg of Paris; 10 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, August and Katie Werner; her husband, Jude Forst; and a sister, Stella Bender. A funeral Mass was held at St. Benedict Catholic Church in Subiaco. Burial was at St. Benedict Cemetery with arrangements by Roller Funeral Home.

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FORTNER, Aaron J.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Aaron James Fortner, 85, died September 7, 2006. He attended Levy Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He was a veteran of World War II, and received the Purple Heart. Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Sarah Mitchell Fortner; a son and daughter-in-law, James and Teresa Fortner of Paron; a brother, Ferris D Fortner of Bryant; and 2 grandchildren. Services were held at Levy Baptist Church. Burial was at Edgewood Memorial Park.

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FORTNEY, Jimmie Jean
CLARKSVILLE, ARKANSAS: Jimmie Jean Fortney, 68, died April 5, 2005. She was born May 19, 1936 to the late Irvin and Betha Beasley Martin. She attended Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, where she was a choir member. She enjoyed painting, sewing, quilting, singing, and traveling. Surviving family members include her husband, Norman Fortney; a daughter, Brenda Jarrard and husband Les of Paris, AR; two sons, Russell Fortney and wife Laura of Midland, MI and Alan Fortney and wife Jan of Conway; three sisters, Gussie Johnson of Paris, Freddie Arbuthnot of Bentonville, and Frankie Cantrell of Foristell, MO; and 6 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents. Services were held at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Vernon Bass officiating. Burial was at Oakland Cemetery in Clarksville under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

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FORTUNA, Lupe Ortiz
MARIANNA, ARKANSAS: Lupe Ortiz Fortuna, 74, died March 1, 2007. She was born February 9, 1933 to Mr. and Mrs. Trini Hernandez. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Ray Fortuna; her children, Hope and Linda Ortiz of Marianna, Michael Ortiz of Marianna, Raymond Ortiz of Rogers, and Joe Ortiz, Jr. of Moro; and many siblings, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and other relatives and friends. Interment was at Spring Creek Cemetery in Aubrey, AR under the direction of Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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FOSTER, Basil
POCAHONTAS, ARKANSAS: Basil Edward Foster died July 28, 1999 at Randolph County Regional Medical Center in Pocahontas. He was born July 11, 1919 in Palatka, AR to the late Ruben Elmer and Edna Lula Edwards Foster. He is survived by his wife, Rachel March Foster; a son, Darryl Foster of Pocahontas; four daughters, Darla Hopper of Pocahontas, Dorriane Pierce of Rockford IL, and Edna Byrd and Deana Rowden, both of Edwardsville, IL; three sisters, Mary Lou Richards, Lenora Vinson, and Ann Ladd of Corning; two brothers, Lester Ray Foster of Corning, and Elmo Foster of Florida; 16 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Black Cemetery near Palatka, AR under the direction of Ermert Funeral Home.

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FOSTER, Cleophus
MONTICELLO, ARKANSAS: Cleophus Foster, 73, died April 21, 2000. He was born September 3, 1923 to the late Nathan Foster and Leona Cochran Foster. He is survived by an uncle, Perry Cochran, of Monticello. Services were held at New Morning Star Baptist Church in Monticello. Burial was at Oakland Cemetery in Monticello under the direction of Henderson Funeral Home.

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FOSTER, Edna
CORNING, ARKANSAS: Edna Lula Foster, 78, died August 4, 1974 in Poplar Bluff. She was born March 30, 1896 in Randolph County. She was a member of the Church of Christ. Survivors include six sons, Utah Foster of Rockford, Basil Foster of Dupo, IL, Hulen Foster of Sterling, IL, Elmo Foster of St. Louis, Cloyes Foster of Paragould, and Lester Ray Foster of Corning; three daughters, Mrs. Lenora Vinson, Mrs. Mary Richards, and Mrs. Ann Ladd, all of Corning; two sisters, Mrs. Millie Means of Corning and Mrs. Ledrone Hurst of Hawthorne, CA; 36 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and 3great-great-grandchildren. Services were held at Corning Church of Christ. Burial was at Black Cemetery under the direction of Russell-Ermert Funeral Home.

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FOSTER, Elzada
MAYNARD, ARKANSAS: Elzada Foster died December 4, 1865, and was born March 12, 1856 to Jacob and Jane Foster. Burial was at Foster Cemetery.

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FOSTER, George
MOUNTAIN HOME, ARKANSAS: George Foster died May 21, 1920. He was born on August 6, 1848. He was a former sheriff. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Laura Goodall Foster. His second wife, Maggie Cantrall Foster, survived him. He had two living children. Interment was at the Mountain Home Cemetery.

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FOSTER, Josephine
ENGLAND, ARKANSAS: Josephine Foster, 87, died June 18, 1985. She was a Baptist. She is survived by two sons, State Representative W.F. "Bill" Foster of England, and Joe Foster of Little Rock; six daughters, Margaret Perkins of Oklahoma City, Betty Palmer of England, Theresa Yarbrough of Wisener, LA, Marylene Shaw of England, Mallie Ann Allison of Cross Timber, MO, and Judy Evans of Pine Bluff; 19 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Services were held at England Landmark Baptist Church with Reverend Goodwin officiating. Burial was at Mulberry Cemetery under the direction of England Funeral Home.

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FOSTER, Linda
POCAHONTAS, ARKANSAS: Linda Lou Foster, 47, died October 15, 2007 at Five Rivers Medical Center. She was born April 11, 1960 in Paw Paw, MI to the late Gerald and Naomi Story Simpkins. She is survived by her husband, Darryl Lee Foster; two daughters, Tina Nichols and Star Dunham, both of Pocahontas; three sons, Matt Dunham, Kevin Dunham, and Eric Dunham, all of Pocahontas; three sisters, Teresa Stevens and Carrie MacCune of Pullman MI, and Dawn Tillery of Fennville MI; three brothers, Gerald and Dennis Simpkins of Pocahontas, and Jody Simpkins of Warm Springs; and a grandson. Cremation arrangements were handled by McNabb Funeral Home.

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FOSTER, Rachel
POCAHONTAS, ARKANSAS: Rachel Foster, 84, died February 3, 2011 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was born May 25, 1926 in Maynard, AR to the late Riley and Ethel Smith March. She was of the Church of Christ faith. Survivors include a son, Darryl Foster of Pocahontas; three daughters, Darla Hopper of Pocahontas, and Deana Rowden and Edna Byrd, both of Edwardsville, IL; three brothers, Sam March of Naylor, MO, and Russell March and Zenith March, both of Corning; 16 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Basil Foster; a daughter, Dorraine Pierce; two sons, Don Leonard and Dwight Foster; her parents; and a brother, Arvil March. Burial was at Black Cemetery at Palatka, AR under the direction of Ermert Funeral Home.

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FOUNTAIN, Velva
TILLY, ARKANSAS: Velva Fountain, 91, died October 31, 2005. She was born October 5, 1914 to Robert and Margaret Roberts Fountain. She enjoyed craft shows, where she sold handbags. She attended the Tilly Missionary Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Ray Fountain and wife Ann of Russellville; two daughters, Jessie Shields and husband Glen of Marysville, CA and Lenora Carlson and husband David of Augusta, GA; 8 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the Tilly Missionary Baptist Church. Burial was at Union Hill Cemetery in Tilly with arrangements by Roller-Coffman Funeral Home of Marshall, AR.

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FOURTE, Sylvester, Jr.
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Sylvester Fourte, Jr., 76, died November 13, 2007. He was the son of the late Sylvester Fourte, Sr. and Florence Wilson Fourte. He attended Dunbar Junior College and Arkansas Baptist College in Little Rock. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He attended Palarm Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Mary E. Fourte; two daughters, Kathy A. Scott of Overland Park, KS, and Marilyn F. Mills of Cedar Hill, TX; a brother, Charles Fourte of St. Louis, MO; and 4 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Arretha Fourte Johnson. Services were held at Palarm Chapel Baptist Church in Mayflower, AR. Interment was at Palarm Chapel Cemetery with arrangements by Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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FOUST, Dorothy E.
ROGERS, ARKANSAS: Dorthy E. Foust, 105, died March 21, 2005. She was born November 1, 1899 to Robert E. and Sara E. Teal Sharock. She was a member of the Rebekah Lodge in Cowden, OK. She is survived by a son, Virgil O. Foust of Rogers; two sisters, Norma T. Morris of Thayer, KS, and Nancy L. Martin of Altus, OK; 24 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great grandchildren; and 2 great-great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dennis "Jack" Foust; two sons, Curtis Foust and Rex Glen Foust, Sr.; two daughters, Esther Mona Alexander and Lillian M. Haws; and 2 grandchildren. Services were held at Benton County Funeral Home in Rogers with Rev. Love Loftis officiating.

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FOWLER, Cornelius, Sr.
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Cornelius Fowler, Sr., 71, died September 22, 2007. He was born November 18, 1935 to the late Leo Fowler and Lillie Mae Wright. He retired from the United States Navy, and attended St. James C.M.E. Church. He is survived by two sons, Cornelius Fowler, Jr., of San Diego, CA, and Paul Fowler of Conway; two daughters, Melissa Fowler of Conway, and Lisa Fowler-Smith of Los Angeles, CA; three sisters, Loretta Campbell and Della Morehead of Los Angeles, CA, and Helen Edwards of Conway; 13 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, Curtis Wright; and two sisters, Helda Hewitt and Carrie Lee Nichols. Services were held at St. James C.M.E. Church. Interment was at Robinson Cemetery under the direction of Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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FOWLER, Lynn A.
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Lynn Alvin Fowler, 60, died April 20, 2006. He was born May 29, 1945 to the late Lewis Nathaniel Fowler and Dorothy Lanita Bogy Fowler. He was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked at the Pine Bluff Arsenal, and had previously worked at Illinois Tool Works. He was a member of Family Church at White Hall, and belonged to a Vietnam Veterans' organization. He is survived by a daughter, Monica Leigh Fowler of Bella Vista; two brothers, Tony Fowler of Maumelle and Clifford Fowler of Pine Bluff; and a sister, Betty Marks of Mablevale. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Lewis Philip Fowler and John Paul Fowler; and a sister, Nancy Allen. Services were held at Family Church with James Parnell officiating. Burial was at Flat Bayou Cemetery in Altheimer with arrangements by Fuller Hale-South Funeral Services.

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FOX, Joseph, Sr.
PINE BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Joseph Fox Sr., 93, died November 14, 2003. He was born November 21, 1909 to the late Jim Fox and Luretta Williams Fox. He was employed at the Pine Bluff Arsenal, and then worked for the Cotton Belt Railroad for 32 years. He attended Gospel Temple Baptist Church, where he sang in the senior choir and was on the trustee board. He was a bass singer with the Gospel Temple Singers. Survivors include four sons, Morris Fox of Pine Bluff, Jimmie Fox of Kansas City, Mo., O.D. Fox of Memphis and Eugene Fox of Dimondale, Mich.; five daughters, Luretta Walker and Artimease Jefferson, both of Pine Bluff, Geraldine Potter of Dimondale, Evelyn Jones of Forrest City and Ruby Fox of Lansing, Mich.; 50 grandchildren; 100 great-grandchildren; and 14 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jueary Taylor Fox, whom he married in 1928; and by six children, Frank Edward Fox, Elva Tellis, Mildred J. Fox, Littie Fox, Mamie Jamison and Joseph Fox, Jr. Services were held at Gospel Temple Baptist Church with Rev. James Murry officiating. Burial was at Forest Lawn Memorial Garden with arrangements by P.K. Miller Mortuary.

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FOX, Fleecy
LESLIE, ARKANSAS: Fleecy Kimbrell Fox, 81, died August 5, 2005. She was a homemaker, and was of the Baptist faith. She was born December 26, 1923 to Odus and Vada Lance Kimbrell. She is survived by her husband, Benson Fox; and her brothers, Willis and Leroy Kimbrell, both of Houston, TX. She was preceded in death by her parents; and by two brothers. Burial was at Nubbin Hill Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Coffman Funeral Home.

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FOX, Stanley
BELLA VISTA, ARKANSAS: Stanley Loren Fox, 73, died July 7, 2010. He was born July 18, 1936 to James L. Fox and Phyllis Baron Fox. He served for 21 years in the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of Bella Vista Christian Church, and served in their PowerPoint ministry. He also attended the First Christian Church of Gentry and served in their PowerPoint ministry. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Carol Ann Fox; a son, Stanley L. Fox II of Oella, MD; two daughters, Lorraine Fox of Bella Vista and Catherine Simmons of Centralia, MO; a grandchild; and 2 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Bella Vista Christian Church. Interment with military honors was at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville under the direction of Epting Funeral Home.

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FOY, Linnie A.
EVANSVILLE, ARKANSAS: Linnie Alberta Foy, 83, died August 14, 1996. She was born on December 16, 1912 to Alexander P. and Linnie Goldman Dunn. She is survived by two sons, David E. Foy and Jim Foy; two daughters, Dorothy Waldrop and A. Linnie Foy; two sisters, Lelah Schwartz and Inola Mount; and twelve grandchildren. Services were held at the Evansville Community Church with Rev. Robert Ritter presiding. Burial was at Academy Cemetery at Evansville with arrangements by Luginbuel Funeral Home of Prairie Grove, AR.

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FRACH, Dr. James Philip
MORRILTON, ARKANSAS: Dr. James Philip "Jim" Frach, 62, died June 22, 2002. He was born in Kalispell, Montana June 27, 1939 to the late Charles Philip and Margaret N. Curtis Frach. He attended the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Palmer College, and the University of Montana. He served in the U.S Army in the Green Berets, and was a former member of the Little Rock police force. He was very mechanically inclined, and enjoyed fixing cars, woodworking, home repair and other pursuits. Survivors include his wife, Bobby M. Willard Frach; his children, Charles E. Sontag II, Douglas Frach, Robert Bruce Sontag, Thomas Sontag, and Shannon Seyler; a sister, Carol Frach Willis; and several grandchildren. His funeral was held at Morrilton First Baptist Church, and he was laid to rest at Landmark Cemetery in Little Rock, AR.

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FRACHISEUR, Rena
De QUEEN, ARKANSAS: Rena Elizabeth Reid Frachiseur, 77, passed away September 28, 2004. She was born September 12, 1927 to Eele Leroy and Imelda Gwendolyn Morgan Reid. She attended Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church. She was a retired U.S. postal clerk, and a member of Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed painting, cooking, gardening, sewing and woodworking. She was preceded in death by her husband, Math Christopher Frachiseur; her parents; a brother, Leroy Franklin Reid; and a great-grandson, Daniel Shawn Frachiseur. She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Elizabeth Frachiseur and Richard and Anetta Frachiseur, all of Grannis, AR; five daughters and sons-in-law, Kathy and Jim Weston of Sidney, AR, Gwen Lavender of Texarkana, AR, Bonita and Walter Smith of De Queen, Roberta and Terry Youngblood of Watson, OK, and Jackie and Kenny Icenhower of Texarkana, TX; a brother, Isaac Elroy Reid of Grannis; three sisters, Winnie Blackmon and Pauline Thomas both of Grannis, and Elaine Norvell of Robert Lee, TX; 18 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Services were held at Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was at Holly Grove Memorial Cemetery with arrangements by Chandler Funeral Home.

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FRANK, Mary Lou
HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE, ARKANSAS: Mary Lou Frank, 71, died January 25, 2002. She earned a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from Texas Women's University. She was a middle school English teacher, an advertising copy writer at KARN and KSSN radio stations, and a publicist for the Hot Springs Village Symphony Guild. Survivors include her husband of 49 years, Rodger L. Frank; a daughter and son-in-law, William A. and Leslie A. Epps of Jacksonville, AR; and a son and daughter-in-law, Lester R. and Paula M. Frank of Little Rock. Services were held at Christ Lutheran Church in Hot Springs Village with Pastor Charles Gilmore officiating. Interment was at Pinecrest Memorial Park in Little Rock.

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FRANKS, Reba
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Reba Williams Stroud Franks, 96, died October 4, 2010. She was born June 9, 1914 to John Wesley Williams and Mary Lee Newton Williams. She was a member of the First Church of God for over 65 years, where she served in various capacities with the Sunday School program, and on the Board of Trustees. She was also the former chair of the church's Flower Committee. She is survived by a son, Avon Franks (Jackie) of North Little Rock; four daughters, Sherrell Rodgers (Gary) of Jonesboro, Wava Howley of California, Bonnie Walden (Max) of Illinois, and Glenda Moore (Bob) of Colorado; her grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Leonard Marcus Stroud and Clyde Oland Franks; a sister, Bertie Brandon; a brother, Elmer Williams; her parents; and 4 great-grandchildren. Burial was at New Liberty Cemetery with arrangements by Heath Funeral Home.

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FRANKLIN, Marie
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Marie Wilson Franklin, 95, died January 16, 2003. Survivors include four daughters, Lucille Williams and Joyce Stewart of Little Rock, Molice Robinson of Colton, CA, and Mildred Williams of Victorville, CA; three sons, Lawrence Franklin of Carson, CA, and Herman and Vernon Franklin of Compton, CA; two brothers, Elmo Wilson and Reuben Wilson, Sr.; a sister-in-law, Bernice F. Wilson; 42 grandchildren; and her great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, David Franklin, Jr.; two brothers, James and Elmer Wilson, Sr.; and a grandson. Arrangements were handled by Premier Funeral Home.

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FRANKLIN, Mary F. Wright
MARVELL, ARKANSAS: Mary F. Franklin, 101, died May 8, 2005. She was the daughter of the late Jim and Sarah Wright. Survivors include seven daughters, Rachel Marshall of Conway, Jurline Franklin and Beatrice Franklin, both of Little Rock, Mary Jean Franklin of West Helena, Ruby Franklin of Des Moines, IA, and Idella Franklin and Ada Johnson, both of Kansas City, MO; 32 grandchildren; her great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by a son, Jobie Franklin, Jr. Services were held at Fountain Head Baptist Church. Burial was at Long Valley Cemetery with arrangements by Larry G. Acklin Funeral Home.

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FRANS, Hazel
WEST HELENA, ARKANSAS: Hazel L. Frans, 90, died March 29, 2010. She was born April 14, 1919 to the late James Pruett and Martha Ellen Wade. Survivors include two sons, James R. Frans and wife Mary of Marvell, and Rudy P. Frans of West Helena; a daughter, Sandra Elane Stevens and husband Carl of West Helena; 4 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John R. Frans; and her parents. Interment was at Sunset Memorial Park by Roller-Citizens Funeral Home.

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FRANZEN, Ronald G.
STUTTGART, ARKANSAS: Ronald Gilbert Franzen, 89, died July 11, 2009. He was born July 17, 1918 to G.H. and Hilda Seimers Franzen. He held a bachelor's degree from Hendrix College, where he also played football. He was a retired Major in the U.S. Army, and was a veteran of World War II. He owned a John Deere dealership, and was also involved with other business ventures. He was a Mason, and a member of the Stuttgart Rotary Club, the Good Sam RV Club, and the Ricebird Booster Club. He enjoyed traveling, and attended a WWII reunion in Europe. He attended St. John's Lutheran Church.He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Leonora Seidenstricker Franzen; a daughter-in-law, Polly R. Franzen; a grandson, Johnathan Tyler Franzen; and a brother, Wayne George Franzen and wife Lucile, all of Stuttgart. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a son, Ronald Mark Franzen. Burial was at Lone Tree Cemetery under the direction of Turpin Funeral Home.

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FRAUENTHAL, Yetta
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: Yetta Frauenthal died December 8, 1907. She was born in Germany on December 25, 1832. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jacob Frauenthal. Burial was at Oakland Hebrew Cemetery.

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FRAZIER, Freddie
EL DORADO, ARKANSAS: Freddie Frazier died June 5, 2007. He was born August 15, 1934 to the late Pearline Beasley and Breon Frazier. He worked for Pilgrim's Pride for over 40 years, and had a perfect attendance record upon retirement. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and playing the guitar. He attended Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, and also Miles Memorial Church of God in Christ. He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Mary Alice Frazier; a daughter, Jacqueline Frazier Lewis of El Dorado; a sister, Lillie Faye Turner of Dallas, TX; two brothers, Claudie Thomas of El Dorado and Edward L. Staples of Garland, TX; 3 grandchildren; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. Services were held at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. John Elliott officiating. Interment was at Mt. Calvary Cemetery with arrangements by Sims Mortuary of El Dorado, AR.

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FRAZIER, Stella L.
VILONIA, ARKANSAS: Stella Louise Frazier, 87, died October 8, 2005. She was a homemaker and attended Briarwood Baptist Church in Cabot. Among the survivors are her sons, Jerry Frazier of Sherwood, James Frazier of Austin, and Johnny Frazier of Vilonia; daughters, Joyce Quick of Portageville and Janet Milan of Clare, MI; a brother, Jack Richardson of Houston, TX; a sister, Glodine Barham of Apple Valley, MN; 15 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. Services were held at Roller-McNutt Funeral Home in Conway with interment at Cypress Valley Cemetery in Vilonia, AR.

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FREDERICK, Martha I.
AURORA, ARKANSAS: Martha Isabel Frederick, 56, died August 4, 1950. She was born in 1893 to Samuel and Jane Bowline Snodgrass. Interment was at Venus Cemetery with arrangements handled by Brashears Mortuary of Huntsville, AR.

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FREED, Marion
HIGHFILL, ARKANSAS: Marion "Gene" Freed, 61, died May 18, 2007. He was born July 3, 1945 to Marion Eugene Freed and Laura Alice Cole Freed. He was a truck driver. Survivors include his wife, Sharon Earline Ritter Freed; his mother, Laura Alice Kitchen of Highfill; a son, Kenneth Freed of Highfill; a daughter, Tammy Applegate of Peggs, OK; 7 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; a brother, Jackie Kitchen of Sarcoxie, MO; and a sister, Sharon Cross of Boonville. Services were held at Rocky Comfort Assembly of God Church with Lloyd Johnson officiating. Burial was at Douglas Cemetery near Highfill under the direction of Wasson Funeral Home of Siloam Springs, AR.

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FREELING, Allie M.
JACKSONVILLE, ARKANSAS: Allie Mae Freeling, 79, passed away March 17, 2004. She served in the American Armed Forces during World War II. Surviving family members include a daughter, Alma Gennings of Sherwood; a son, James R. Freeling, Sr. of Sherwood; 3 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; her brothers, James Sentell of Beebe and Donald House of North Little Rock; and her sisters, Darlene Graves of Sherwood and Geraldine Cox of Ward. Services were held at Moore's Jacksonville Funeral Home Chapel, followed by burial at Old Austin Cemetery.

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FREEMAN, Bill
WARD, ARKANSAS: Bill Freeman died March 22, 2006. He is survived by his son, Robert Freeman of Fort Campbell, KY; his daughters, Martha Freeman Brown and Lunette Franks Freeman, both of Russellville; 3 grandchildren; a brother, Bill Hunter; and a sister, Joyce Reinart. Cremation arrangements were handled by Westbrook Funeral Home of Beebe, AR.

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FREEMAN, Geraldine
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Geraldine Freeman, 78, died February 19, 2006. She was born June 11, 1927 to Joseph S. and Etha Bowden Staggs. She retired from International Shoe and Frolic Footwear, and attended Pleasant View Baptist Church. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Robin Freeman of Pottsville; 3 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, Tommy Freeman; her parents; and a son, Dennis Freeman. Interment was at Paschall Cemetery with arrangements by Shinn Funeral Service.

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FREEMAN, Mary
WARD, ARKANSAS: Mary Freeman died March 20, 2006. Surviving family members include her husband, Bill; her mother, Martha Jones; a son, Robert Freeman; her daughters, Martha Freeman Brown and Lunette Franks Freeman; 3 grandchildren; and a brother, Carlos Jones, Jr. Cremation arrangements were handled by Westbrook Funeral Home of Beebe, AR.

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FREEMAN, Roxie Ann
RUSSELLVILLE, ARKANSAS: Roxie Ann Freeman, 109, died February 13, 2005. She was born August 25, 1895 to Warren and Alabama Linton Langford. She was a homemakers, a member of the Damascus Assembly of God Church, and the Rogers-Rye VFW Post #2283 Ladies' Auxiliary. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Riley Freeman; a son, Glenn Freeman; and two daughters, Mildred Freeman and Ruby Lipe. Survivors include five sons, William R. Freeman and wife Lillian of Russellville, Arthur Freeman of Dover, Arty Freeman and wife Virgie of Muskogee, OK, Kenneth Freeman and wife Missie of Russellville, and J.D. Freeman of Russellville; a daughter, Nileen Ratzlaff of Atlanta, GA; 20 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren; and 20 great-great grandchildren. Services were held at Humphrey Chapel with Rev. W.A. Burg officiating. Burial was at Pisgah Cemetery in Pottsville with arrangements by Humphrey Funeral Service.

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FREEMYER, David W.
LONOKE COUNTY, ARKANSAS: David W. Freemyer died February 2, 1926. He was born October 28, 1837. He was a Civil War veteran, and served with Company B of the 10th Mississippi Infantry. He was the husband of Elizabeth Freemyer. Interment was at Sixteenth Section Cemetery.

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FREER, Venita J. Adams
FORDYCE, ARKANSAS: Venita Jane Adams Freer, 73, passed away October 17, 2008. She was born February 18, 1935 to the late Lloyd and Frances Jewell Brown Adams. She attended Zion Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband of 54 years, James E. Freer; three daughters, Sharon (Jon) Bloomberg of Cabot, Janie (Pat) Gibson III of Rye, AR, and Tammy (Chris) Taylor of Bryant; 7 grandchildren; and 6 step-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Don Freer; and a brother, Doy Adams. Interment was at Union Cemetery in Rye under the direction of Benton Funeral Home.

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FRENCH, Darrell M.
WARD, ARKANSAS: Darrell Max French died March 22, 2004. He was a route driver for AmeriPride. He is survived by two daughters, Amber Nicole and Madison Elizabeth French; his mother and stepfather. Sandra and Jack Norris of Shreveport, LA; two brothers, David French and Daniel French of Shreveport, LA; a stepbrother, Matt; and his grandparents, George and Lena French of Ward, and Floyd and Jean Jones of Shreveport, LA. Interment was at Rest Hills Cemetery in Sherwood by Thomas Funeral Service.

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FRIAR, Wilma
PARAGOULD, ARKANSAS: Wilma Jean Friar, 58, passed away on January 6, 2006. She was born on January 13, 1947. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband, Tommie Friar; a son, Matt Friar; a daughter, Shelby Boyd; three brothers, Charles Osbon, Elgie Osbon and Jerry Osbon; two sisters, Shirley White and Joann Looney, and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Ila Osbon; and by four sisters, Ona Thrasher, Norma Baker, Betty Weatherford and Joan Ezell. Services were held at the chapel of Mitchell Funeral Home with Rayburn Formon officiating. Interment was at Beech Grove Cemetery.

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FRICKER, Louise
DeVALLS BLUFF, ARKANSAS: Louise Lawman Fricker, 85, died April 3, 2007. She was born September 15, 1921 to the late Leonard and Hester Moss Lawman. She was a homemaker, and attended Zion Lutheran Church in Ulm. She enjoyed crafts, painting, and genealogy. She is survived by a son, Roy David Fricker and wife Virma of DeValls Bluff; a daughter, Linda Uhiren and husband Johnnie of Slovak; a brother, B.W. Lawman of DeValls Bluff; and two sisters, Nell Perkins of Carlisle and Marie Weems of Lonoke. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Richard Fricker; her parents; a brother, Albert Lawman; and a sister, Clara Jackson. Burial was at Zion Lutheran Cemetery in Ulm under the direction of Turpin Funeral Home of Stuttgart, AR.

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FRIEND, Inez
JONESBORO, ARKANSAS: Alda Inez Friend, 81, died August 25, 2008. She was born April 30, 1927 to Samuel E. and Oma Sutterfield Crews. She retired from General Electric, and attended Temple Baptist Church. She is survived by a daughter, Sandra F. Phelps of Heber Springs; a brother, A.B. Scott of Lake City; a grandson; and 3 step-granddaughters. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Friend. Interment was at Jonesboro Memorial Park with arrangements by Roller-Farmers Union Funeral Home.

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FRIEND, Laura
NASHVILLE, ARKANSAS: Laura Adaline Gilbert Friend, 77, died February 9, 2003 at a local hospital. She was born February 16, 1925 in Dierks, AR. She was a member of the Nathan Church of Christ. She is survived by three sons, Jimmy Friend and Lonnie Friend, both of Nashville, and C.L. Friend of Ozan; seven sisters, Verlie Wickens, Amalia Webb, Bobbie Jo Spiss, Hazel Herrington, Francis Rine, Nelda Silvers, and Wanda Jenkins; 6 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Interment was at Fellowship Cemetery by Nashville Funeral Home.

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FRIESE, Helga
MARBLE, ARKANSAS: Helga Marianne Friese, 78, died May 14, 2006. She was born July 28, 1927 in Koln-Lindenthal, Germany to Georg Arthur and Martha Charlotte Teiper Stein. She was a retired administrative assistant, and was of the Lutheran faith. She was a member of the Dry Fork Extension Homemakers Club. There are no surviving family members. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolf Joseph Friese. Cremation arrangements were handled by Brashears Funeral Home.

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FRISBY, Mary Ann
LAKE VILLAGE, ARKANSAS: Mary Ann Simpson Frisby, 60, died September 23, 2007. She worked at Chicot Memorial Hospital for over 30 years, and attended Lakeside United Methodist Church. Survivors include two sons, George and Gregory Chumley, both of Meridian, MS; a brother, Mack Simpson of Lake Village; two sisters, Harriett O'Neal of San Antonio, TX, and Gloria Snider of Magnolia; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Lee and Adeline McDuffie Simpson. Services were held at Lakeside United Methodist Church. Interment was at Snyder Cemetery with arrangements by Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home of Hamburg, AR.

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FRITCHIE, Elizabeth
SCRANTON, ARKANSAS: Elizabeth "Betsy" Fritchie, 81, died May 18, 2007. She was born January 15, 1926 to Joseph and Bertha Rey Layes. She was a homemaker, and attended St. Ignatius Catholic Church, where she was active with the Altar Society. She also belonged to the Prairie View Extension Homemakers Club. She is survived by a son, Bill Fritchie of Scranton; three daughters, Betty Dugan of Hackett, AR, Mary Downs of Driggs, AR, and Margaret Gunter of Scranton; a brother, Robert Layes of Van Buren; a sister, Josephine Kasner of Scranton; 8 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Henry Fritchie. Services were held at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Scranton. Interment was at St. Ignatius Cemetery under the direction of Roller Funeral Home.

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FRIX, James
NORFORK, ARKANSAS: James Frix died September 5, 1916. He was born December 24, 1842. He was a Confederate Civil War Veteran. Interment was at Nofork Cemetery.

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FRIZZELL, Readus
ENGLAND, ARKANSAS: Readus Hoyt Frizzell, 71, died September 12, 1974. He was a retired farmer, and attended Tomberlin Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He was survived by his wife, Kizzie Osborne Frizzell; a son, Bob Frizzell of England; two daughters, Mrs. Margie Ferrell of Little Rock and Mrs. George Hieston of Indiana; 9 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Tomberlin Baptist Church. Burial followed at Tomberlin Cemetery with arrangements by Wilson Funeral Service.

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FROST, Eston E.
MAGAZINE, ARKANSAS: Eston E. Frost, 101, died January 11, 2006. He was born December 11, 1904 to Arthur and Nancy Friddle Frost. He attended the First Baptist Church in Magazine. Survivors include three daughters, Dorothy Murray and husband James of Booneville, Edith Barber and companion John Waldrop of Elgin, OK, and Hannah Lockhart and husband Darrel of Springdale; a son, James Frost and wife Carol of Rogers; two sisters, Julia Fox Bailey of Magazine and Wanda Young of Farmington, AR; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; 6 step-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, May Fern Potts Frost; his parents; four brothers; and a sister. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Magazine. Burial was at Ellington Cemetery in Magazine with arrangements by Roller Funeral Home of Booneville, AR.

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FROST, Ivan D.
LESLIE, ARKANSAS: Ivan Dale Frost, 77, died December 15, 2004. He had worked for Allied Storage, and attended Angora Baptist Church. He was born October 20, 1927. He is survived by his wife, Elneta Andrews Frost; a daughter, Viola, and her husband, Steve Onken of Oroville, CA; and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Everett and Irene Hollenbeck Frost; his sisters, Junedall Verna, and Shirley Figueirado; and a son, James Ivan Frost. Interment was at Angora Cemetery with arrangements by Roller-Coffman Funeral Home of Marshall, AR.

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FROST, William
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: William J. Frost died April 3, 1935. He was a military veteran of Troop K, Illinois 1st Regiment Cavalry. Interment was at the Fayetteville National Cemetery.

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FROUD, Darrell L., Sr.
FAYETTEVILLE, ARKANSAS: Darrell Lee Froud, Sr., 62, died January 25, 2002 at Washington Regional Medical Center. He was born October 10, 1939 in Bartlesville, OK to the late Darrell Dean and Hilma Elizabeth Crisler Froud. He was a businessman and farmer, and was of the Pentecostal faith. He is survived by his wife, Sue Hayes Froud; a daughter, Teresa Baker of Bentonville; two sons, Kevin C. Froud of Russellville and Darrell L. Froud, Jr. of Torroen, Mexico; six sisters, Helen Blanton of Alma, Mary Ann Blanton of Rogers, Nell Wilbanks of Bella Vista, Joy Moore of Springdale, Glenda Waddell of Farmington, and Rosie Barnett of Beeville, TX; two brothers, Mike Froud of Bentonville and Ron Froud of Springdale; 4 grandchildren; and a step-grandson. Services were held at the gymnasium of Greenland High School. Interment was at Baptist Ford Cemetery with arrangements by Moore's Chapel.

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FRYER, Leonard L.
BRINKLEY, ARKANSAS: Leonard Lee Fryer, 70, died November 19, 2005. He was born June 22, 1935 to the late William Bundrage Fryer and Maude Patterson Fryer. He was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a trained chef, and worked at Sweet Pea's Restaurant in Wheatley at the time of his retirement. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and watching televised sports. Survivors include his twin brother, Leland Fryer and wife Noralene of Riley, TN; three sisters, Eunice Martin and husband Billy of Clarendon, Mary Lee Kelone and husband Artis of Pine Prairie, LA, Irene Shrader and husband William of Rosemark, TN; and many other relatives and friends. Interment was at White Church Cemetery in Rich, AR with Bro. Ray Jones officiating. Arrangements were handled by Bob Neal and Sons Funeral Home.

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FUCHS, Betty Lou
HEBER SPRINGS, ARKANSAS: Betty Lou Fuchs, 79, died September 10, 2005. She was born September 6, 1926 to the late Melvin Thomas Clifford Shingleton and Sudie Pascall Shingleton. She was a homemaker, and attended Heber Springs Christian Church. She is survived by three sons, Victor G. Mallis of Heber Springs, Thomas M. Mallis of Moriches, NY, and Robert L. Mallis of Quitman; 7 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Fuchs. Services were held at Higden Church of Christ. Interment was at Woodland Memorial Park with arrangements by Olmstead Funeral Home.

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FUDGE, Elijah
BEE BRANCH, ARKANSAS: Elijah Joseph Fudge, 81, died December 21, 2009. He was born July 23, 1928. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and Korea, and was a member of Saint Jude Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife, Antoinette Polkowski Fudge; eight children and their spouses, Joseph and Christy Fudge of Van Alstyne, TX, John and Paula Fudge of Greenbrier, TN, Thomas Fudge of Haslet, TX, James and Kim Fudge of Keller, TX, Catherine and David Goodsell of Fort Worth, TX, Mary and Phillip Raymo of Bee Branch, Rose and Tim Myers of Fort Worth, TX, and Patricia and Dave Murphy of Conway; his nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Maud Ella; a brother, William; a son, Michael; a daughter, Joanne; and a granddaughter, Catherine. Arrangements were handled by Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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FUDGE, John T.
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS: John T. Fudge died in combat in Vietnam on July 21, 1969. He was born September 27, 1948. He was of the Baptist faith, and was unmarried. He served with the U.S. Army. Interment was at the National Cemetery in Little Rock.

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FUDGE, Raybourne
IZARD COUNTY, ARKANSAS: Raybourne Fudge died April 2, 1926. He was born October 7, 1911. He was the son of Walter W. Fudge and C. Leona Taylor Fudge. Burial was at Antioch Cemetery.

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FUEL, Betty Jane
PORTLAND, ARKANSAS: Betty Jane Fuel, 70, died June 20, 2000. She was a housewife. She is survived by her husband, James Richard Fuel of Portland; a son, Marvin James Thompson of Portland; a brother, Buck Godbold of Pine Bluff; three sisters, Vera Weathers of Slidell, LA, Myrtle Warren of Eudora and Glenda Cotner of Pine Bluff; and 6 grandchildren. Graveside services were held at the Jennie Cemetery with Rev. Roger West officiating. Arrangements were handled by Bishop Funeral Home of Lake Village, AR.

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FUGITT, Walter
MURFREESBORO, ARKANSAS: Walter Fugitt, 86, died January 20, 2004. He was born July 5, 1917 to the late Charlie and Hettie Hewitt Fugitt. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He is survived by his wife, Juanez Riddle Fugitt; a son, Tommy Fugitt and wife Arlene of Nashville; his daughters, Judy Roberts and husband Gordon of Murfreesboro, Marla Stewart and husband Randy of Kirby, Charlotte O'Neal and husband Les of Benton, and Cindy Hill and husband Len of Bryant; a brother, Haskell Fugitt of Hot Springs; 14 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Carlos Fugitt, Dick Fugitt, and Roy Fugitt; and a sister, Estelle Varner. Services were held at the chapel of Latimer Funeral Home with Tommy Mounts officiating. Burial was at Pleasant Home Cemetery.

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FULBRIGHT, Orbie
HOPE, ARKANSAS: Orbie Fulbright died May 27, 1982. He was born August 29, 1898 to Joe Fulbright and Kitbet Moser Fulbright. He was the husband of Mary Ernestine Saffell, and the couple had three children. Interment was at Hope Memorial Gardens.

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FULENWIDER, Jane
JONESBORO, ARKANSAS: Jane Fulenwider, 83, died October 25, 2010 at St. Bernard's Medical Center. She was born January 19, 1927 near Lake City to John H. and Leora Haag. She attended Arkansas State University, and retired from Southwestern Bell in Jonesboro. She is survived by three sisters, Mary Smith of Jonesboro, Lessie Stubblefield of Caraway, and Hazel Vincent (Howard) of Van Buren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vance Fulenwider; her parents; her brothers, Curtis Haag, Nelson Haag, Jerry Haag and Herbert Haag; and a sister, Johnnie Mae Brownfield. Interment was at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Emerson Funeral Home.

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FULGIUM, Clara
EL DORADO, ARKANSAS: Clara Fulgium, 85, died March 10, 2009. She was born September 19, 1923 to Marshall Marion and Carrie Elizabeth Jackson Holland. She was the longtime owner of an engine repair company, Air Pack, Inc. in Shreveport, LA. She was a Methodist. She is survived by two daughters, Dr. Sandra Pugh of El Dorado, and Patricia Ann Hensley of Haughton, LA; a son, Raymond Marshall Fulgium of Vivian, LA; her twin sisters, Madeline Powell of Atlanta, TX and Adeline Walker of Maude, TX; 8 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Howard Ray Fulgium; a daughter, Hattaray Fulgium; and a brother, Marshall M. Fulgium, Jr. Cremation arrangements were handled by Bailey Funeral Home.

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FULKS, Freeda
BEE BRANCH, ARKANSAS: Freeda Linn Fulks passed away May 16, 2007. She was born November 19, 1918 to the late Andrew and Ida Hardin Linn. She was a homemaker, and attended the Colony Church of Christ. Survivors include her sons, Robert Fulks and wife Roxanne of Bee Branch, David Fulks and wife Sharon of Ocala, FL; a brother, Charles Linn of Heber Springs; a sister, Montene Huff of Batesville; a daughter-in-law, Polly Fulks of Bee Branch; two grandsons; a great-granddaughter; and a sister-in-law, Inez Linn. She was preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, John Eldon Fulks; a son, Joe Fulks; two brothers, Grady Linn and Dodson Linn; and a sister, Faye Tomlinson. Services were held at the Colony Church of Christ. Interment was at Colony Cemetery under the direction of Roller-McNutt Funeral Home.

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FULLER, Billy
BRINKLEY, ARKANSAS: Billy Fuller died April 13, 1922. He was born August 19, 1921 to William and Mary S. Fuller. Burial was at Oaklawn Cemetery.

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FULLER, Patricia
CABOT, ARKANSAS: Patricia Blaire Fuller, 26, died September 10, 1969 in childbirth at a Jacksonville hospital. The infant daughter, Myra Joan Fuller, died about 10 hours later. Survivors include her husband, Myron R. Fuller; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Pot H. Blaire of Cabot; a sister, Mrs. Jean Dickson of Houston, TX; a brother, Charles E. Hudspeth of Fairbanks, AK; and a grandmother, Mrs. D.E. Seiver of Gillett. Double funeral services were held at the Jacksonville Assembly of God Church. Burial was at Mount Carmel Cemetery with arrangements by Jacksonville Funeral Home.

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FULLER, Wava
SEARCY, ARKANSAS: Wava Inez Fuller, 76, died August 25, 2004. She was born December 7, 1927 to Emmett and Mattie Skaggs. Survivors include a daughter, Shelley Barber and her husband Jim of Stuttgart; a son, Johnny P. Fuller of Searcy; a sister, Vera Odum of Oregon; a granddaughter, Jennifer Hull and her husband Daniel of Searcy; and a great-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her husband, John P. "Pete" Fuller; two sisters; and two brothers. Interment was at Gum Springs Cemetery with arrangements by Roller-Daniel Funeral Home.

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FULLERTON, Clara G.
HUNTSVILLE, ARKANSAS: Clara Goldie Fullerton, 83, passed away August 11, 2005. She was born May 10, 1922 to Edward and Jewell Coger Campbell. She was a retiree of Campbell Soup Company in Fayetteville, AR. She attended the First Baptist Church of Hindsville, AR and belonged to the auxiliary of the Huntsville American Legion. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Hindsville with Revs. Leslie Elam and Ervin Hutchins officiating. Burial was at Huntsville Cemetery with arrangements by Brashears Funeral Home of Huntsville, AR.

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FULTS, Della Marie
LINCOLN, ARKANSAS: Della Marie Fults, 62, died January 29, 1966. She was born September 15, 1904 to the late John and Nettie Byus Gann. Survivors include her husband, Darb Fults; two sons, Jack Schuman and Michael Schuman; a daughter, Wanda McConnell; a sister, Elizabeth Knight; 8 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Wrights Chapel Community Church near Westville, OK. Burial was at Piney Cemetery with arrangements by Luginbuel Funeral Home.

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FULTZ, Argie C.
ALPENA, ARKANSAS: Argie Carson Fultz, 91, died October 17, 2006. He was born December 27, 1914 to James Port and Bird Sutton Fultz. He was a farmer and attended the Osage Assembly of God church. Survivors include a daughter, Jane Nelson, of Siloam Springs; 5 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marie Rose Fultz; 5 brothers; and 5 sisters. Burial was at Dog Branch Cemetery in Alpena with arrangements by Christeson Funeral Home of Harrison, AR.

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FURLOW, William
SHERWOOD, ARKANSAS: William Furlow, 94, died January 9, 2003. He was a retiree of the Arkansas School for the Deaf. He attended Sylvan Hills Church of Christ and was active in the Deaf Ministry. Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Essie Ramsey Furlow; two sons, Charles William Furlow of Jacksonville, James Edward Furlow of North Little Rock; one daughter, Christine Marie Furlow of Sherwood; one grandson; and one brother, Samuel Bradford Furlow Sr. of Conway. Services were held at Sylvan Hills Church of Christ. Burial was at Forest Hills Memorial Park. Arrangements by Roller-Owens Funeral Home.

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FURR, Toby
CONWAY, ARKANSAS: Toby Furr, 27, died April 28, 2004 from injuries due to a motor vehicle accident. He was born Robert Thomas on January 22, 1977. He was employed with Molex of Maumelle as an Assembly Specialist. He enjoyed music and motorcycling. He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Mary Ann and Joe Cooksey of Conway; his father and stepmother, Tommy and Barbara Furr of Mayflower; a sister, Gretchen Thorn and husband Heath of Sherwood; a brother, Shane Cooksey of Morrilton; grandmothers, Irene Linn of Conway and Lois Cooksey of Morrilton; his nephews and niece, Taylor, Maggie and Zeb; a special friend, Stephanie Mikel of Conway; and many friends and family. He was preceded in death by his grandparents, George and Nina Furr, Rex Linn and Ben Cooksey. Services were held at the chapel of Griffin Leggett-Conway Funeral Home with Keith Camp officiating. Burial was at Crestlawn Memorial Park.

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FURR, Willo Caldwell
ATKINS, ARKANSAS: Willo Dean Caldwell Furr, 77, died September 17, 2007. She was born April 13, 1930 to the late John and Effie Melton Caldwell. She enjoyed camping, music, fishing, needlework and reading. Survivors include four sons, John William Furr of Pennsylvania, Dannis Lee Furr of California, Vernon Ray Furr of Arkansas, and Douglas Wayne Furr of Oregon; three daughters, Patsy Marie Buchanan of Hattiesville, Val Gene Daniels and Gloria Elaine Shafer, both of Atkins; two sisters, Leola Linker of Mountain View and Leavern Hope of Fort Smith; 10 grandsons; 6 granddaughters; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Lee Furr; two brothers, Horace Caldwell and Herman Caldwell; and a sister, Lila Mae Hatch. Interment was at Goats Bluff Cemetery at Hollis with Rev. Ed Wilbourn presiding. Arrangements were handled by Lemley Funeral Service.

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FUTRELL, Lavern
WYNNE, ARKANSAS: Lavern Futrell died March 30, 2009. She was born January 16, 1920. She formerly worked for the Colony Shop. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, and was a longtime member of Wynne Baptist Church. She is survived by a son, David A. Futrell of Rochelle, IL; a sister, Frances McPhail of Slate Springs, MS; 5 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas Edward Cox and Elizabeth Danehower Cox; her husband, Thomas C. Futrell, Jr.; two sons, Gary and Eddie Futrell; three sisters, Irene Truitt, Onice Faupell, and Maxine Allen; and three brothers, Sam, Thomas, and James Cox. Burial was at Cogbill Cemetery under the direction of Kernodle Funeral Home.

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