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Obituaries from April 2005

Janette Ione Blunt (04/08/05)
Janette Ione Blunt, 85, of Trumann died Monday, April 4, 2005 at Trumann Health and Rehabilitation Center in Trumann of natural causes. She was born in and a lifetime resident of Trumann. She was a housewife and of Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Daniel Blunt; one sister, Edith Jones; one brother, Cecil Barnes and her parents, Oscar Joseph and Ione Buchanan Barnes...
Eula Faye Clem (04/08/05)
Eula Faye Clem, 92, of Trumann died Wednesday, March 30, 2005 at St. Bernard's Medical Center. Born in Hilltop, she was a lifetime resident of the Trumann area, a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Lewis Clem; her parents, William Elmer and Mary "Attie" Atwood Baldridge Ladd; and three brothers...
Elsie Peeler (04/08/05)
Elsie I. Peeler, 83, of Trumann died Thursday, March 31, 2005 at St. Bernard's Medical Center. Born in Lepanto, she had lived most of her life in the Central community. She was a homemaker and a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Burney Ray Peeler of Harrisburg; four daughters, Susie Scott and Elaine Gibbs, both of Harrisburg, Alfrieda Hollihan of Trumann and Linda Madden of Tyronza; eight grandchildren, Collene Haney, Jennifer Shaw, Dodie Osment, Tammy Warren, Gregory Hollihan, Cresta Kain, Brandon Peeler and Jared Peeler; and nine great-grandchildren.. ...
Clyde Edward Prichard (04/08/05)
Clyde Edward Prichard, 85, of Trumann died Sunday, March 26, 2005 at the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Mo. of natural causes. He was born in Rienzi, Miss. and had lived in Poplar Bluff for the past 45 years and moved there from Trumann. He was a retired farmer, while he lived in Trumann he owned and operated Black Cat service station and a used car lot, was a veteran of the US Navy and of the Baptist faith...
Robert Lee Dewitt II (04/08/05)
Robert Lee Dewitt, II, 75 of Lake City died Saturday, April 2, 2005 at St. Bernard's Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born at Tulot and had lived in Lake City for the past 28 years. He was a retired car dealer and finance manager, a US Navy veteran of the Korean War and a former member of the Lake City Assembly of God Church...
Louise Sanders Chaffin Howe (04/27/05)
Louise Sanders Chaffin Howe, 80, of Trumann died Wednesday, April 20, 2005 in Shreveport, La. of natural causes. She was born in Hazen and had lived in Trumann for 30 years, moving from Memphis. She was retired from DuPont and Kimberly Clark and was a member of the Maple Grove Baptist Church in Trumann...
Bobby E. Parrish (04/27/05)
Bobby E. Parrish, 63, of Trumann died Monday, April 18, 2005 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro of natural causes. He was born in the Childress community near Monette and had lived in Trumann for the past 39 years, moving from Monette. He was retired from Trumann Upholstery, a custodian for the Trumann School District and of the Pentecostal belief...
John Dallas Canerdy (04/21/05)
John Dallas Canerdy, 27, of Marked Tree died Thursday, April 14, 2005, at his residence. He was a member of the Baptist church in Murray, Ky. He was preceded in death by his father, Carl David Canerdy. Survivors include his mother, Elizabeth Manuel of Marked Tree; his grandmother, Evelyn Horton of Marked Tree; one sister, Evelyn Ann Rose of Marked Tree; and two brothers, James Lance Rose of West Memphis and David Matthew Canerdy of Marked Tree...
Joann Pearson (04/21/05)
Joann Pearson, 58, of Mountain Home, died Thursday, April 7, 2005. Joann and her husband Fred were originally from Lepanto, having moved to Mountain Home in 1998. Survivors include her husband, Fred Pearson; two daughters, Peggy Pearson of Henderson and Laura (Charles) Quinn of Mountain Home; and one grandson, Dalton Quinn of Mountain Home...
Mack Wayne Pilgrim (04/21/05)
Mack Wayne Pilgrim, 67, of Lepanto died Friday, April 15, 2005, at his residence. He was a member of the First Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Pilgrim and his father, Earnest Pilgrim. Survivors include his mother, Estylee Pilgrim of Lepanto; one son, Ronnie Dewayne Pilgrim of Lepanto; one daughter, Regina Long of Lepanto; 4 sisters, Joyce Gatlin, Paulette Stovall, Betty Jones, and Shirley Rogers, all of Lepanto; one brother, V L Pilgrim of Lepanto; seven grandchildren, Brandon Pilgrim, Justin Parnell, Joseph Parnell, and Chris Long, Cara Pilgrim, Paul Pilgrim and Molly Pilgrim.. ...
Geneva Pauline Collier (04/21/05)
Geneva Pauline Collier, 87, of Marked Tree died Wednesday, April 13, 2005. Geneva was born in Bono. She was a member of Neiswander Baptist Church for 60 years and taught beginners Sunday School class for 40 years. She was preceded in death her husband, Victor Collier; one son, William Harley Collier; and three brothers, Wallace, Harland, and Denver Maxfield...
Jewell Thielmier (04/29/05)
Jewell Thielmier, 79, of Marked Tree died Saturday, April 23 at Skill Care Nursing Home in Marked Tree. She was a founding member of Beta Sigma Phi and a member of Sioree Bridge Club since 1946. She was also the owner and operator of a Marked Tree retail store as well as a member of the Liberty Street Church of Christ inMarked Tree...
LaVada Fern Hendon Becker Rhodes (04/21/05)
LaVada Fern Hendon Becker Rhodes died on April 14, 2005. She was the wife of the late John Rhodes of Salt Lake City and former wife of the late Fred Becker of Marked Tree. She is survived by her son, Ronald David Becker (Rhodes) of Cancun, Mexico; her step children, Clyde, Barbara, John and Rene of Salt Lake City; brother, John Hendon of Champaign, Il; and sister, Mary Brewer of Lepanto...
Lewis Dale Dawson (04/29/05)
Lewis Dale Dawson, 76, of Tunica, Miss. Died Friday, April 22, 2005 at Baptist Desoto Hospital in Southaven, Miss. Born June 9, 1928 in Lepanto, he was a former member of the U.S. Navy. Survivors include his wife, Frances Ann Dawson of the home; two daughters: Shelly Ruth Shurden and Mary Frances Edwards, both of Tunica; one son: Lewis Dale "Dusty" Dawson of Tunica; and six grandchildren...
James Darel Wallin (04/01/05)
James Darel Wallin, 74, of West Memphis, AR died Friday, March 25, 2005 at Broadway Health Care Center in West Memphis, AR. James was an Army Veteran of the Korean War and a member of the American Legion and Veteran of Foreign Wars. He was of the Baptist faith...
Captola Curry (04/08/05)
Captola Curry, 73, of Lepanto, AR died Monday, March 4, 2005 at Crittenden Memorial Hospital in West Memphis, AR. She was an active member in the First Baptist Church in Lepanto where she was a Sunday School teacher. She was also a retired special education teacher in East Poinsett County Schools...
Jackie Lou Harper (04/08/05)
Jackie Lou Harper, 73, of Marked Tree, AR. died Thursday, March 31, 2005 at NEA Medical Center in Jonesboro, AR. Jackie was a member of the First Baptist Church in Rockford, IL Survivors include her husband, William Edward Harper Sr. of Marked Tree; one son, William Edward Harper of Marked Tree; one daughter, Elizabeth Ellen Harper of Rockford, IL.; three brothers, Donald Wadley & Kenneth Wadley of Kodak, TN. ...
Carrie Jean Holcomb (04/08/05)
Carrie Jean Holcomb, 91, of Monette, AR. died on Thursday, March 31 at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. She was a homemaker and worked on the family farm. She was preceded in death by her husband, Oscar Leroy Holcomb; and two sons, Billy West and Otto Holcomb...
Laymon Faulkner (04/08/05)
Laymon Faulkner, 85, of Lepanto died Wednesday, March 30, 2005 at the Regional Medical Center of NEA in Jonesboro, AR. He was born January 8, 1920 in Gillis Mills, TN, the son of Eddie Alexander Faulkner and Lillie Estelle (Franks) Faulkner. Formerly of Harrisburg, Mr. ...
Minnie Bell Parrish (04/08/05)
Minnie Bell Parrish, 77, of Marked Tree, AR died Friday, April 1, 2005 at Three Rivers Nursing Center in Marked Tree. Mrs. Parrish was a homemaker and of the Pentecostal faith. She is preceded in death by one son; one daughter; two sisters; and one brother...
Herbert Eugene Standfield (04/08/05)
Herbert Eugene Standfield, 70, of Davenport, Fla. died March 12 at Auburndale Respite Center in Auburndale, Fla. Herbert was a longtime resident of Marked Tree and a retired farmer before he moved to Florida several years ago. He is survived by two children: Eugene Standfield of Florida and Rhonda Hawkins of Marked Tree; one sister: Sara Towle of Joplin, Mo.; one brother: Calvin Standfield of Kansas City, Ks.; four grandchildren: Wade, Clint, Nikki and Eric Hawkins, all of Marked Tree; and 1 great grandson: Cainan Hawkins of Marked Tree.. ...
J.C. Wilson "Po Boy" Wilchie (04/08/05)
J.C. Wilson "Po Boy" Wilchie, 47, of Memphis, TN died Thursday, March 31, 2005 at the Methodist University Hospital in Memphis, TN. He was born in Glendora, Mississippi on August 27, 1957. He was a retired truck driver and a member of New Unity M.B. Church...
Lee Edward Brimingham (04/15/05)
Lee Edward Brimingham,71, died on Friday, April 8 in Memphis, Tenn. He was born January 22, 1934 in Booneville, Miss. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. on Monday, April 11 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home with Brother Alvey Wilbanks officiating. Burial followed in Potters Memorial Cemetery in Lepanto...
Hubert Brison Timbs (04/01/05)
Hubert Brison Timbs, 80, of Lepanto died March 25, 2005 at South Mississippi County Medical Center in Osceola, AR. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lillian Timbs; his parents, Cooper and Annie May Timbs and two brothers. He is survived by four sons, Houston Timbs of Batesville, AR, Cleveland Timbs of Bald Knob, AR, Perry Timbs of Lepanto, and Kenneth Timbs of Judsonia; five daughters, Barbara Franks of Cushman, AR, Linda Rosemond of Caraway, AR, Lize Carter of Manila, AR, Debbie Greenhaw of Trumann, AR, and Connie Williams of Marked Tree, AR.; three sisters, Peggy Patterson of Niles, MI and Vador Hancock and Lillian Timbs of Manila, AR.; one brother, Cloyes Timbs of Marked Tree, AR.; 36 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.. ...