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Obituaries from March 2011

Brandon "Brando" Micheal Morgan (03/31/11)
Brandon "Brando" Micheal Morgan, 27, formerly of Rector and Monette, passed away Sunday, March 27, 2011, at his residence. Brandon was born June 15, 1983, in Memphis. He served his country proudly in the United States Army, where he served one tour in Iraq...
Rev. Michael H. Winberry (03/31/11)
Rev. Michael H. Winberry, 61, of Jonesboro passed away Friday, March 25, 2011, at Lawrence Memorial in Walnut Ridge. Michael was born on Jan. 25, 1950, in Piggott, and he was a Methodist minister. He was on the camp board for the Wayland Springs Camp...
Eulale Cameron (03/24/11)
Eulale Cameron, 87, of Rector, Ark., passed away Monday, March 21, 2011, at the Rector Nursing Home. She was born Dec. 13, 1921, near St. Francis, Ark., and was the daughter of the late Jack and Hattie Boyd Dalton. She was united in marriage to George Clark and to this union two daughters were born. George preceded her in death. She was united in marriage to Charlie Cameron and he preceded her in death...
Opal Chavez (03/24/11)
Opal Chavez, 75, of Greenway, Ark., passed away Monday, March 21, 2011, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro, Ark. She was born Jan. 21, 1936, in Mobile, Ala., and was the daughter of the late Miller Hiram and Madie Pearl Butler Johns...
Basil D. Kilbreth (03/24/11)
Basil D. Kilbreth, 75, of Herschel, Ill., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011 at his home. He was born Sept. 17, 1935 in the Boydsville community, and was the son of Candy (Carol) and Rottie Kilbreth. He was united in marriage to Marilyn Hemp on June 11, 1955 in Clifton, Ill...
Wilma Joe Dover (03/24/11)
Wilma Joe Dover, 84, of Pollard, Ark., passed away Monday, March 14, 2011, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott, Ark. She was born Jan. 15, 1927, at Pollard, Ark., and was the daughter of the late John Henry and Ethel Holifield Lingle. She was united in marriage to Arlet Dover on April 4, 1942, and to this union seven children were born. ...
Imogene Wheeler Largent (03/24/11)
Imogene Wheeler Largent, 85, of Paragould, Ark., formerly of Piggott, Ark., passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. She was born July 8, 1925, in Senath, Mo., and was the daughter of the late Oliver and Maudie Wilson Wheeler...
Ruth N. Threet (03/24/11)
Ruth N. Threet, 78, of Jonesboro, passed away Monday evening, March 21, 2011, in Jonesboro, Ark. Mrs. Threet was born in Childress, Ark. She had lived in Jonesboro for the past 11 years after moving from Lead Hill, Ark., with her husband, Dr. Kenneth Threet. As a pastor's wife and longtime educator, Mrs. Threet served in the communities of Piggott, Mountain Home, Forrest City, Oran and Fort Worth, Texas...
Oran Matheney (03/24/11)
Oran Matheney, 68, of Corning passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at the St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born Aug. 2, 1942, to the late Woodrow and Dessie (Walker) Matheney in Boydsville, Ark. Oran was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Alfred Matheney...
Lorene Beatrice Busby (03/24/11)
Lorene Beatrice Busby, 81, of Jonesboro, died Friday, March 18, 2011, in St. Bernards Regional Medical Center at Jonesboro. She was born on June 7, 1929, in Rector, Ark. She was a homemaker and a member of Rock Hill Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons and daughter-in-law, Byron (Betty) Busby of Pocahontas, Ark., and Calvin Busby of Paragould, Ark.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Paula (Tim) Gardner of Marmaduke, Ark., and Patty (Tommy) Mullins of Jonesboro; one sister, Pauline Schneider of Jonesboro, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.. ...
Wilma Joe Dover (03/17/11)
Wilma Joe Dover, 84, of Pollard, Ark., passed away Monday, March 14, 2011, at Piggott Community Hospital. Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Friday, March 18, 2011, in the Hoggard & Sons Chapel with Danny Self and Loy Culver officiating. Burial is in New Hope Cemetery. Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of arrangements. Visitation is at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 17...
Charles W. "Pete" Potts (03/17/11)
Charles W. "Pete" Potts, 92, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott. He was born Oct. 6, 1918, and was the son of the late Charles Edward and Mary Ellen Lands Potts. He was united in marriage to Velma Catherine Steward on Sept. 5, 1942, and to this union three children were born. She preceded him in death on May 3, 2008...
Deborah Ilene Frederick (03/17/11)
Deborah Ilene Frederick, 53, of Pollard, Ark., passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at her home. She was born May 10, 1957, in Paragould, Ark., and was the daughter of Bill and Velma Prince Tyler. On Nov. 1, 1980, she was united in marriage to Lonnie Frederick...
Lawrence Henry Deringer (03/17/11)
Lawrence Henry Deringer, 74, of Rector, died Friday, March 4, 2011, at the Piggott Community Hospital. Mr. Deringer was born March 19, 1936, in Bragg City, Mo., to Henry and Maggie Deringer. He was a retired logger and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include two sons, Mark (Shirley) Deringer of Corning and Allen Deringer of Marmaduke. ...
George Earl Cavaness (03/17/11)
George Earl Cavaness, 80, born Feb. 21,1931, in Wardell, Mo., left peacefully to be with the Lord on March 1, 2011. He was preceded in death by his son, Joe Cavaness. He is survived by his wife, Melda, of 61 years; one son and his wife, George Jr. and Judy; daughter Betty Sue and husband Roger Black; daughter Sherri McCoy; 10 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews...
Paula Kay Temerian (03/10/11)
Paula Kay Temerian, 49, of Rector, died March 5, 2011, at Twin Rivers Regional Medical Center in Kennett, Mo. She was born June 1, 1961, in Detroit, Mich., to Paul and Lura May (King) Temerian. They moved to Rector in 1975, where Paula graduated from high school. ...
Barbara McDaniel Presson Smith (03/10/11)
Barbara McDaniel Presson Smith, 68, of Rector, died Tuesday, March 1, 2011, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. Mrs. Smith was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Survivors include two sons, Wade Presson of Paragould and Kevin Presson of Jonesboro; two brothers, A.J. McDaniel of Rector and Gary McDaniel of Paragould; two sisters, Kathleen Burmeister of Colon, Mich., and Doris Cox of Rector, and six grandchildren...
Gary Willard Williamson (03/10/11)
Gary Willard Williamson entered into eternal life on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at the age of 68 years. He was born March 11, 1942 in Nimmons, Ark. to parents, Willard and Ellen (Eubanks) Williamson. He is survived by his sisters Lynda (William) Woolery of Piggott, Ark., Crystal (David) Current of Ariz., Netta Adams of Texas, Rhonda Beasley of Paragould, Ark. and David (Lynette) Williamson of Mich...
Frank Lee Bare (03/10/11)
Frank Lee Bare, 80, late of Warner Springs, Calif., passed away Feb. 25, 2011, at the San Diego VA Medical Center in La Jolla, Calif., from the effects of pneumonia. He was born in Kennett, Sept. 13, 1930, son of Amos and Rebecca Bare of Piggott. In his formative years he attended and graduated from schools in St. ...
Flossie M. Halter (03/10/11)
Flossie M. Halter, daughter of the late Andrew Scallion and Ola (McGee) Scallion, was born Nov. 8, 1919, in Halls, Tenn., and departed this life on March 2, 2011, at the age of 91 years, three months and 22 days. Flossie married Frank Halter, who preceded her in death...
Charles W. "Pete" Potts (03/10/11)
Charles W. "Pete" Potts, 92, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 11, 2011, in the Hoggard & Sons Chapel with Jack Cole officiating. Burial is in Mitchell Cemetery. Hoggard & Sons Funeral Home of Piggott, Ark., is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation is at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 10...
Joyce S. Cluck (03/03/11)
Joyce S. Cluck, 82, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011. She was born Dec. 13, 1928, in Clinton, Tenn., and was the daughter of the late Sidney Sterling and Laura Jewel Davis Smith. She was united in marriage to Charles Donald Cluck on Aug. 19, 1947. He preceded her in death on Oct. 9, 1987. Her two sons, Jim Bill Cluck and Sidney Allen Cluck, also preceded her in death...
Barney Carroll Morrisett (03/03/11)
Barney Carroll Morrisett, 63, of Rector passed away Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at the St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. He was born Dec. 4, 1947, to the late Richard and Mildred (Stone) Morrisett in Rector, Ark. Preceding him in death was a brother, Doug Morrisett...
Hallene Callie Deniston (03/03/11)
Hallene Callie Deniston, 88, of Rector passed from this life on Saturday, Feb. 26, 2011, at NHC Healthcare in Kennett, Mo. She was born Sept. 13, 1921, to Herbert and Fronia Williams in Clay County. Preceding Hallene in death were her parents; husband, Jewell Deniston; one son, Russell Deniston; one brother, Osmer Williams, and two grandchildren, Shannah Deniston and Steve Prince...
C. Gilbert Dudley (03/03/11)
C. Gilbert Dudley, 72, of Ashland, Ohio, passed away Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, at his residence. Gil was born June 28, 1938, to the late Norman and Ethel (Harmon) Dudley in Nimmons, Ark., and had been a resident of Ashland since 1956. He was the owner/operator of Gil's Auto Repair and Salvage and was a member of the Eagles of Ashland and Wiggletown and a member of Am Vets #149...
Larry D. Greenwood (03/03/11)
Larry D. Greenwood, 68, of White House, Tenn., passed away Feb. 17, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leslie Ray and Gladys Imogene Greenwood, of Rector. Survivors include his beloved wife, Belinda; daughters, Becky and Rachel; sister, Saundra D'Arcy and eight grandsons, all from the Nashville area...
Palmer Garland Monroe (03/03/11)
Palmer Garland Monroe, 75, of Rector, formerly of Beech Grove, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2011, at the Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. He was born Aug. 14, 1935, to the late William and Ethel (Rainey) Monroe in Wright City, Okla. Preceding him in death were his son, Greg White; two daughters, Teresa Herring and Susanne White, and two sisters, Williamae Chadwell and Oneta Goodman...
Bennie E. Tate (03/03/11)
Bennie E. Tate, 76, of Piggott, Ark., passed away Feb. 23, 2011, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Campbell, Mo. He was born Aug. 24, 1934, in Greenway, Ark., and was the son of the late Burtis and Lydia Jewell Smart Tate. He was united in marriage to DeLois Foster, and to this union two daughters were born...
Irma Bookout Thomason (03/03/11)
Mrs. Irma Bookout Thomason of Conway died on Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011. She was born in Rector, Ark., on June 18, 1914. Irma was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Rev. Elmo A. Thomason. Also preceding her were her parents, Simon Bookout and Finer Wagner Bookout; her brothers, Hilary, Bill, Cecil, Marvin and J.W.; her sisters, Bessie Manning, Ruth Blackshare, Alma Mobley and Lora Holifield, and her foster grandson, Philip A. Bookout...