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Obituaries from June 2008

Helen Dorthea French (Farwell) (06/26/08)
1913 - 2008 Longtime Alaskan Helen Dorthea French, age 94, passed away at the Pioneers Home in Fairbanks on Feb. 21, 2008. She was born Sept. 4, 1913, in Eagle Rock, Mo., to Clarence H. and Stella (Raines) Farwell, the oldest of four siblings who preceded her in death...
SUSAN R. DOTSON (06/26/08)
Susan R. Dotson, 36, of Monett, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2008, at the Green Haven Nursing Home, Springfield. She was born on Feb. 3, 1972, in Cassville, the daughter of Ralph and Lorene (Laney) Dotson. She was a previous employee of the Ark of the Ozarks and drove the OATS Transportation for the Shelter Workshop. She was a life-long resident of Barry County. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Butterfield...
ERWIN "TED" LEE WESTON (06/26/08)
Erwin "Ted" Lee Weston, 69, of Garfield, Ark., died Thursday, June 19, 2008, at his home. He was born March 31, 1939, at Sand Ridge, Ill., to Orpha John Weston and anna Ruth Sweet. He moved to the area in 1960. He served in the U. S. Navy on board the USS Bache. He was a heavy equipment operator and mechanic. He was a member of Brightwater United Methodist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents; five sisters; and three brothers...
DENVER ELIE GARRISON (06/26/08)
Denver Elie Garrison, infant son of Shawn Garrison and Cynthia (Cutberth) Sherrick, of Seligman, passed away in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield, Friday, June 20, 2008. Survivors include: his mother and father of Seligman; grandparents, Vernon and Mary Kent, of Chariton, Iowa, Ray and Juanita Cutberth, of Seligman, LeRoy and Mary Garrison, of Galena, Kan., and Shirley Laney, of Rogers, Ark.; three brothers, Joshua Sherrick, Tyler Garrison Pendergraft and Seth Sherrick; and four sisters Leslie Sherrick, Bethany Sherrick, Emily Garrison Pendergraft and Danielle Sherrick.. ...
MICHAEL WAYNE HENSON (06/26/08)
Michael Wayne Henson, 38, of Cassville, passed away Friday, June 20, 2008, in St. John's Hospital, Berryville, Ark. He was born Nov. 4, 1969, in Stella, the son of Darrell and Melba (Wren) Henson, who survive. Additional survivors include: a half brother, Danny Smith, of Seligman, and two half sisters, Cindy Jo Smith, of Exeter, and Jane Ann Smith, of Seligman...
PATSY BRAY (06/26/08)
Patsy ann Bray, 66, of Pea Ridge, Ark., died Tuesday, June 17, 2008, at her home. She was born May 20, 1942, at Pea Ridge, Ark., to Gerald and Loyse Price. She grew up in Pea ridge and graduated from Pea Ridge High School in 1960. she married Arlie Bray Sr. on Nov. 3, 1961, and moved to Blackwell, Okla. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one son, Arlie Bray Jr. and one brother, Jerry Dale Price...
JIMMY DALE JOHNSON (06/26/08)
Jimmy Dale Johnson, 65, of Cassville, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2008, at his home in Cassville. He was born on Sept. 28, 1942, in Vian, Okla., son of Marzy and Imo (Breashears) Johnson. After graduating high school he enlisted into the United States Navy. ...
BILL HAYES (06/26/08)
Bill Hayes, 72, of Pea Ridge, Ark., died Sunday, June 22, 2008, at the VA Hospital in Fayetteville, Ark. He was born at Matoka, Okla., on Jan. 25, 1936, to John David Hayes and Thelma Mary Cornelius Hayes. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving in Korea. ...
WALTER DALE FUGATE (06/26/08)
Walter Dale Fugate, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, June 24, 2008. Arrangements are pending under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences FOHN FUNERAL HOME Cassville, Missouri...
BETTIE JOAN HENDERSON ROGERS (06/26/08)
Bettie Joan Henderson Rogers, 73, of Exeter, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2008, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. She was born Nov. 20, 1934, in Eagle Rock, the daughter of Alvis and Clara (Skelton) Ball. She was united in marriage to William D. Henderson, and to this union two children were born. He preceded her in death. On Dec. 4, 1993, she married Bobby J. Rogers who preceded her in death on Feb. 10, 2006...
HAROLD LLOYD DEAN (06/19/08)
Harold Lloyd Dean, of Pampa, Texas, formerly of Washburn, passed away June 8, 2008. He was born Oct. 17, 1932, the son of Lloyd and Opal (Myers) Dean, Henry, Mahurin, of Garfield, Ark., who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by two grandchildren and three stepbrothers...
GLENN C. "BUCK" HALL (06/19/08)
Glenn C. "Buck" Hall, 81, of Purdy, passed away Thursday, June 12, 2008, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. He was born Sept. 16, 1926, in Barry County, the son of Homer and Nora (Ennis) Hall. On May 19, 1947, in Columbus, Kan., he was united in marriage to Louise Greek, who survives...
PATRICK RICHARD MYERS (06/19/08)
Patrick Richard Myers, Jr. 74, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, June 6, 2008, in his home. He was born Feb. 22, 1934, in Springfield, the son of Patrick Richard, Sr. and Ruth (Schmill) Myers, who preceded him in death. He is survived by one brother, David E. Myers, of Chicago, Ill...
ANN TRAHAN (06/19/08)
Ann Marie Trahan, 45, of Seligman, died Sunday, June 15, 2008, in her home. She was born Dec. 12, 1962, in Mason City, Iowa, to Frank Marian and Norma Jean (Tims) King. She moved to Barry County in 1981 from Vancouver, Wash., to make her home, and married Isreal Lee Trahan on Aug. 1, 1991...
PAY LY (06/19/08)
Pay Ly, 68, of Washburn, passed away Monday, June 9, 2008, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Graveside services will be held at a later date in All Saints Cemetery, Waterford, Mich. The family received friends from 8 a.m. Friday, June 13, until 10 a.m. Monday, June 16, in McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton...
EVELYN NORMAN EPPERLY (06/19/08)
Evelyn Norman Epperly, 89, long time resident of Wichita, Kan., and Shell Knob, Mo, passed away June 13, 2008. She was born June 14, 1918, in Big Flat, Arkansas. She is preceded in death by her parents, Bert and Zola, and brothers, Keith, Kenneth, Carlos, Preston, Jesse Dean (J.D.), and sister, Maxine...
GILBERT LLOYD (06/11/08)
Gilbert Lloyd, 84, of Shell Knob, passed away on Sunday, June 8, 2008, at his home in Shell Knob. He was born on Feb. 9, 1924, in Parkin, Ark., the son of Gilbert and Dora (Sullivan) Lloyd. After graduating from high school he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps. During his service time, he participated in action against the Japanese on Iwo Jima and in Operation Japan...
BARBARA KUNYSZ (06/11/08)
Barbara Ann Kunysz, 85, of Pea Ridge, Ark., passed away on Monday, May 26, 2008, at Innisfree Skilled Care Center in Rogers, Ark. She was born Sept. 18, 1922, in Pocatello, Idaho, daughter of Edward Ross and Ina Engbert Jenkins. She moved to the area around seven years ago from Huntington Beach, Calif., to make her home. She was a homemaker and attended the Washburn United Methodist Church...
VERN DALTON (06/11/08)
Vern Dalton, 76, of Washburn, passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2008, in his home. He was born Jan. 22, 1932, in Washburn, the son of Bent and Lona Elizabeth (Day) Dalton. On April 17, 1954, in Jane he was united in marriage to Lucy Mae Baker, who survives...
PAY LY (06/11/08)
Pay Ly, 68, of Washburn, passed away Monday, June 9, 2008, in St. John's Regional Health Center, Springfield. Arrangements are pending under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences...
EDWARD ALLEN ROBE (06/11/08)
Edward Allen Robe, 21, of Purdy, passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2008, in Cox Monett Hospital emergency room. He was born July 10, 1986, in Chicago, Ill., the son of Charles and Vickie (Callahan) Robe. He moved to Purdy around 16 years ago and graduated from Purdy High School...
AUBREY MELVIN ROLLINS (06/11/08)
Aubrey Melvin Rollins, 83, of Washburn, passed away Thursday, June 5, 2008, in Fayetteville Veterans Home, Fayetteville, Ark. He was born July 11, 1924, in Bogue Chitto, Miss., the son of Jeremiah and Ella (Kaiser) Rollins. On May 25, 1966, in Covington, La., he was united in marriage to Phyllis (Shipley) Dalton, who survives...
ERIC BARB (06/11/08)
Eric W. Barb, 37, of Olathe, Kan., passed away on June 8, 2008, at home. Survivors include: his wife, Lisa; daughters, Ashley and Megan; mother, Glenda Barb; father, Jim Barb; and sister, Teresa Richards, of Eagle Rock. Memorial services were held today (Wednesday), June 11, at 7 p.m., at Grace United Methodist Church in Olathe, Kan. Visitation was held from 5:30 p.m. until service time...
RUTH MARIE ANDERSON (06/11/08)
Ruth Marie (Boyd) Anderson, 77, of Golden, passed away Friday, June 6, 2008, in her home after a short illness. She was born Oct. 17, 1931, in Chetopa, Kan., to Raymond T. Boyd and Goldie Mineral (Ventle) Boyd. She married Robert E. Anderson on June 29, 1951, in Corpus Christy, Texas...
PATRICK MYERS (06/11/08)
Patrick Myers, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, June 6, 2008, in his home. Arrangements are pending under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. Visit www.fohnfuneralhome.com for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences FOHN FUNERAL HOME...
COLLEEN GAUTHIER (06/05/08)
Esther Colleen Gauthier, 76, of Monett, died May 30, 2008, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, following an extended illness. She was born June 19, 1931 in Cambridge City, Ind., the daughter of James Edward and Della Mae Adkins Davis. She had owned and operated a restaurant in Indiana, and managed restaurants in Houston, Texas, and in Monett. She moved to Purdy in 1982, and moved to Monett in 2000. She married Ken Gauthier in 1973 in Houston, Texas, and he survives...
KIA YANG (06/05/08)
Kia Yang, 96, of Pierce City, passed away Saturday, May 17, 2008, in Cox Monett Hospital, Monett. She was born June 15, 1911, in Laos. She was united in marriage to Chon Ser Vue, who preceded her in death in 1975. She was also preceded in death by her parents...
GEORGE ANTLE (06/05/08)
George Earl Antle, 82, of Exeter, died Sunday, June 1, 2008, in Red Rose Inn of Cassville. He was born May 22, 1926, in Barry County, the son of Perry Olin and Pearl (Higgs) Antle. On June 24, 1944, in Berryville, Ark., he was united in marriage to Dorothy Katherine Williams, who preceded him in death on June 11, 1997. He was also preceded in death by his parents and an infant son, Carl Antle, on March, 1947...
GER LEE (06/05/08)
Ger Lee, 40, of Washburn, passed away on May 5, 2008, in Newton County. He was born on July 9, 1967, in Long Chieng, Laos, son of Wa and Soua (Xiong) Lee. Survivors include: one son, Jay Lee, and one daughter, Siasee Lee, both of Washburn; three brothers, Bee Lee, Vong Lee, Xao Lee, all of Sacramento, Calif.; and three sisters, Chia Lee, Der Lee, Yer Lee, all of Sacramento, Calif. He was preceded in death by his parents...
VINSON LEO NICKLE (06/05/08)
Vinson Leo Nickle, 86, of Cassville, passed away Sunday, June 1, 2008, in St. John's Hospital, Cassville. He was born Jan. 12, 1922, in Barry County, the son of James Walter and Allie Eunice (Davis) Nickle. He was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and two brothers...
FAY STUBBLEFIELD (06/05/08)
Fay L. Stubblefield, 100, of Bartlett, Tenn., formerly of Exeter, passed away on Sunday, June 1, 2008, in Bartlett, Tenn. She was born on April 25, 1908, in Exeter, daughter of George W. and Eva (Booard) Leonard. She married Verl W. Stubblefield on Nov. 28, 1947, in Berryville, Ark. He preceded her in death on April 20, 1970. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Exeter, and a past member of the Maplewood Cemetery Board...
JOYCE WEASMER (06/05/08)
Joyce Weasmer, former resident of Cassville and Eagle Rock, passed away Nov. 27, 2007. A graveside memorial service to be held Saturday, June 7, at 11 a.m. at Viney Creek Cemetery, Golden. A complete obituary appeared in the Dec. 5, 2007, issue of the Cassville Democrat...