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Obituaries from November 2004

Druary Floyd Brock (11/18/04)
Druary Floyd Brock, 64 of Trumann passed away on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2004 at the Wynnwood Nursing Center in Wynne of natural causes. He was born and a lifetime resident of Trumann. He was manager of the Trumann Country Club, a veteran of the US Army and Korean War and member of the Freer Baptist Church...
Dianna Lynn Osment (11/18/04)
Dianna Lynn Osment, 44, of Trumann died Sunday, Nov. 14, 2004 at her residence. A lifetime resident of Trumann, she was a playground aide for the Trumann School District and a member of Pleasant Valley Baptist Church. Survivors include one daughter, Whitney Nicole Osment of Trumann; six sisters, Wanda Glowacz and Katherine McMullin, both of Harrisburg, Charlotte Baxter and Marlene Hancock, both of Trumann, Nancy White of Jonesboro and Patsy Davis of West Memphis; five brothers, Robert Blasingame and Keith Blasingame, both of Trumann, Vernon Blasingame of Harrisburg, Calvin Blasingame of Stephenville, Texas, and David Blasingame of Bono; and her fiancÚ, Gary Russell of Trumann.. ...
Betty Johnson Churchwell (11/18/04)
Betty Johnson Churchwell, 69, of Harrisburg died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2004 at Harrisburg. She was retired from Trumann School District, was of the Pentecostal belief and enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eck Churchwell; her parents, Tobe and Julia Bolding Johnson; one brother, William "Spooks" Johnson and one sister, Virginia Schmidt...
James Russell Conatser (11/18/04)
James Russell Conatser, 66, of Trumann passes away on Thursday, Nov. 11, 2004 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro of natural causes. He was born in Lepanto and had lived in Trumann since 1972. He was the former manager of the Trumann Waterworks, former school teacher, member and past president of the Trumann Lions Club, member of the Trumann Masonic Lodge and a member of the First Baptist Church in Trumann...
George William White (11/10/04)
George William White, 82, of Trumann passes away on Nov. 5, 2004 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro of natural causes. He was born in Elkmont, Ala. and had lived most of his life in Trumann. He was a retired farmer and employee of the Singer Company and was associated with Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann. He was a veteran of the US Army and World War II, a member of the Masonic Lodge #693, Eastern Star of Trumann and member of the Missionary Baptist Church...
Wilma Louise Tatum (11/10/04)
Wilma Louise Tatum, 75, of Trumann passed away on Nov. 5, 2004 at the NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro of natural causes. She was born in Bay Village and had lived in Trumann for the past 35 years, moving here from Illinois. She was a retired cafeteria worker of Cedar Park Elementary and member of the First Assembly of God Church in Trumann...
Ethel Mae Jones (11/10/04)
Ethel Mae Jones, 88, of Trumann passed away on Sunday, Nov. 7, 2004 at the Trumann Health and Rehab in Trumann of natural causes. She was born in Pleasant Plains and had lives most her life in Trumann. She was retired from the Singer Company and a member of the Providence Baptist Church...
Alton Wayne Milligan (11/10/04)
Alton Wayne Milligan, 78, of Trumann passes away on Thursday, Nov. 4, 2004 at the family residence of natural causes. He was born in Leachville and had lived in Trumann since 1947. he was a retired electrician, a member of IBEW Local 1516 in Jonesboro, a veteran of the United States Navy of Ward War II and a member of the First Baptist Church in Trumann...
Voica "Mildred" Thorn (11/03/04)
Voica "Mildred" Thorn, 86, of Earl passed away on Oct. 29, 2004 at the Trumann Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was preceded in death by her husband, O'Neal C. Thorn. She is survived by one son, Dexter Thorn of Hughes; two daughters, Irene Rouse of Trumann and Earlene Brooks of Earle; one sister, Olene McCarley of Pine Bluff; one brother, Lloyd Taylor of Wabash; 11 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren and seven great great grandchildren...
Ray Brewer (11/24/04)
Ray Brewer, 86, died on November 12 in Batesville. Brewer, son of the late Joe and Daley Wallace Brewer, was born on September 11, 1918 in the Fifty-Six area of Stone County. He was united in marriage to Ruby Sexton on March 27, 1937 at Optimus. Brewer was a devoted husband and the father of six children...
Lula Mae Cotrell (11/24/04)
Lula Mae Cotrell, 95, of Marked Tree died Monday, Nov. 15, at her residence. She was a homemaker and a member of Center Ridge Baptist Church in Lexington, Tenn. Survivors include two sons: Burnest Cottrell of Hinkley, Calif., and Eurnest Cotrell of Marked Tree; five daughters: Wilma Milligan of Trumann, Bulah Berryman of Decatur, Ala., Eula Miller and Marie Jones, both of Marked Tree, and Mary Bewley of Greensburg, Ind.; 14 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren...
Donald Elworthy Eddington II (11/24/04)
Donald Elworthy Eddington II, 44, of Saugus died Thursday, Nov. 18, at Saugus. Born at Memphis, he lived at Saugus for two years and was formerly of Tyronza. He was a graphic designer and member of First Baptist Church at Tyronza. Survivors include two sisters, Susan Eddington Fulton of West Fork and Janet Rose Woods of Poplar Grove...
Billy Joe "Buddy" Holbrook (11/24/04)
Billy Joe "Buddy" Holbrook, 59, of Atkins, formerly of the Black Oak Community, died November 16. He was the son of the late S.T. and Edna Holbrook and was preceded in death by his son Ricky, grandson Paul Jr. and brothers Charles and Thomas of Tyronza...
Patricia Ferguson (11/17/04)
Patricia Ferguson, 44, of Lepanto died Saturday, Nov. 13 at her residence in Lepanto. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include her mother, Patsy Bradshaw of Lepanto; one son, Harley Grines, Jr. and wife Tracy of Osceola; three sisters: Toni Arnold of Osceola, Catherine Donnely of Monticello and Barbara Ferguson of Dyess; and two grandchildren: Harley Grimes III of Blytheville and Haley Grimes of Osceola...
John Lucas (11/17/04)
John Lucas, 75 of Tyronza, formerly of Crittenden County died Sunday at Crittenden Memorial Hospital in West Memphis. A member of the Tyronza Church of Christ, Lucas is survived by two sisters, Gerneal Hall of Trumann and Shirley Lucas of Tyronza and four brothers, George Lucas of Gilmore, Joe Lucas of Tyronza, Whit Lucas of Tyronza and Leldon Lucas of Tyronza. Lucas was preceded in death by his parents, Burt and Elsie Lucas of Savannah, Tenn...
Tommy Gray (11/03/04)
Tommy Gray, 59, of Tyronza died Thursday, Oct. 28, at Walton, Ky. He was a member of Black Oak Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Cynthia Gray of Tyronza; three daughters: Pam Allred of Tyronza, Teresa Fields of Jonesboro and Melissa Steele of Marked Tree; two sisters: Margaret Huss of Bartlett, Tenn., and Dorothy Morton of Harrisburg; two brothers: Alvin Gray of Tyronza and Finis "Bunky" Gray of Payneway; and four grandchildren: Jake Steele and Joeli Steele, both of Marked Tree, and Teri Fields and Casey Fields, both of Jonesboro.. ...
Verlyn Evelyn Carpenter (11/03/04)
Verlyn Evelyn Carpenter, 91, of Marion died Saturday, Oct. 30, at Crittenden Memorial Hospital at West Memphis. She was formerly of Lepanto and was of the Baptist belief. Survivors include one daughter, Jackie Nelson of Marion; one sister, Lois Carpenter of Millington, Tenn.; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren...
Allison Faye Barrett (11/03/04)
Allison Faye Barrett, 2 months old, of Lepanto died of S.I.D.S. on Tuesday, Oct. 26. She was born August 21 in Jonesboro. Survivors include her parents, Jeff and Ann Barrett of Lepanto; grandparents Betty Brown of Lepanto, Jim and Glenda Barrett of Caraway and Anna Brown of Caraway; great-grandmother Inez Weaver of Shreveport, La.; and one brother: Jordan Alexander Barrett of Lepanto...