WIDTH="100%">Burl Wilson Dean
Burl Wilson Dean, 84, of Russellville died Friday, April 7, 2000, at AMI
St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville.
A native of Bass, he was a son of the late William and Effie Dickey Dean,
retired employee of Bibler Brothers Lumber Company, member and deacon of
Second Baptist Church of Russellville, and a former member of Dover Baptist
Church. He was preceded in death by seven brothers and one sister.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Gladys Bibler Dean; one son and daughter-in-law,
Jerry L. and Karen Dean of Clarksville; one daughter and son-in-law, Janice
F. and Horace of Barnhouse of McAlester, Okla.; one brother, R. J. Dean
of California; one sister, Sue Regallie of Lebanon, Ore.; five grandsons;
and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, April 10, at the Second Baptist Church in
Russellville with Rev. David McLemore officiating.
Burial was in Rest Haven Cemetery at Russellville under the direction of
Humphrey Funeral Service.
Pallbearers were Daniel Barnhouse, Timothy Barnhouse, Stefan Barnhouse,
Joshua Dean, Jerred Dean, James Bibler, and Rick George.
Memorials may be made to the Second Baptist Church in Russellville.
Cortis Leo Huff
Burial for Cortis Leo Huff, 71, of Downey, Calif., will be Thursday, April
13, in Whittier, Calif.
He was a native of Clarksville and served in the U. S. Navy. He was preceded
in death by his wife, Mrs. Georgia Hardgraves Huff; and one son, Cortis
Survivors include three sisters and brothers-in-law, Patricia and Doug
Laughter of Little Rock, Beverly and Leon Duke of Booneville, and Sandra
and Robert Reynolds of Fayetteville; and two brothers and sisters-in-law,
James Francis and Nadine Huff of Little Rock and Johnnie and Bess Huff
of Heavner, Okla.; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Elva Plemons
Mrs. Elva Pearl Plemons, 90, died Friday, March 31, 2000, at Ozark Nursing
She was a native of Johnson County, daughter of the late Robert Willard
and Eliza Jane Green Stokes, widow of Harvey Plemons, longtime resident
of Glendora, Calif., and a member of Glendora Methodist Church.
Survivors include one son, Jim Plemons of Glendora, Calif.; one sister,
Ercie Woolsey of Ozark; one brother, Leo Stokes of Ozark; three grandchildren,
Julie Peck and Cory Plemons, both of Glendora, Calif., and Edward Plemons
of San Dimas, Calif.; and one great-granddaughter, Lili Plemons of San
Graveside services and burial were at Oakdale Memorial Park Cemetery in
Mrs. Gladys Y. Morris
Mrs. Gladys Yandell Morris of Sedro-Wooley Nursing Home in Burlington,
Wash., died Sunday, April 2, 2000.
A former resident of Johnson County, she was a daughter of the late Andy
and Elzora Yates Yandell, widow of John Morris, former resident of Mt.
Vernon, Wash., member of Valley Baptist Church, and was preceded in death
by two sons, three brothers, and one sister.
She is survived by two brothers, Huell Yandell and wife, Wanda, of Fayetteville
and E. C. Yandell of Texas; two sisters, Vera Moore of Tulsa, Okla., and
Orvetta Carle of Cotter; two sisters-in-law, Wilma Dobbs of Mt. Vernon,
Wash., and June Rohweder of Concrete, Wash.; two brothers-in-law, Tom Morris
of Sedro-Wooley, Wash., and Guy Morris of Corona, Wash.; and a number of
nieces and nephews.
Graveside services and burial were at 1 p.m. Friday, April 7, at Hawthorne
Memorial Park in Burlington, Wash., with Rev. Don DeJong officiating. Arrangements
were under the direction of Hawthorne Funeral Home.
Homer Raymond Geer
Graveside services and burial for Homer Raymond Geer, 79, of Park Hills,
Mo., who died Friday, April 7, 2000, at his home were at 10 a.m. Monday,
April 10, at the Annie's Chapel Cemetery with Rev. Sally Ladd officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Melvin Keylon, Jonathon Fetters, Curtis Fetters, Aron
Arnold, Eric Keylon, Tom Courson, and Michael Courson.
He was a son of the late James Anderson and Lucy Trice Geer and a retired
employee of the Chrysler Corporation.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Martha Jane Owen Geer; one daughter and
son-in-law, Mary Anna and Terry Trumbull of Missouri; one son and daughter-in-law,
David Ray and Judy Geer of St. Louis, Mo.; three brothers, Joe Geer of
Nevada, and Trice Geer and Ocie Greer, both of California; and two grandchildren.
Mrs. Hazel F. Yates
Funeral for Mrs. Hazel Flower Yates, 72, of Fort Smith, who died Friday,
April 7, 2000, in Fort Smith was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 11, at Moffett
Baptist Church in Moffett, Okla., with Rev. Mike Stark and Rev. Phil Young
officiating. Burial was at 3 p.m. in the Freewill Cemetery at Fallsville
under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Moffett Baptist Mission, 315 Belt Street, Moffett,
Mrs. Yates was a daughter of the late Alfred and Nettie Collins Storm and
widow of Harold Otto Yates.
She is survived by two sons, Harold D. Yates of Fort Smith and Darrell
L. Yates of Mt. Juliet, Tenn.; three sisters, Martha Yates of Oden, Lattice
Holmes of Fort Smith and Audrey Lee Wilcox of Sugar Island, Mich.; one
brother, Ed Storm of Springdale; and four grandchildren.
Mrs. Kate C. Herzfeld
Funeral for Mrs. Kate C. Herzfeld of Muskogee, Okla., was March 17.
She was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. (Bud) Carothers of Lamar, widow
of Virgil Herzfeld, a native of Johnson County, and had resided in Muskogee,
Okla., for 70 years.
She is survived by two sons, Kenneth Herzfeld of Oklahoma City, Okla.,
and Gene Herzfeld of Tulsa, Okla.; one brother, Pete Carothers of Corpus
Christi, Texas; two sisters, Alma Williams of Crockett, Calif., and Alice
Cox of Jackson, Tenn.; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Mary Ann Jones
Mrs. Mary Ann Jones, 55, of Hartman died Thursday, April 6, 2000, at Johnson
Regional Medical Center.
She is survived by one daughter, Moya Jones of Coulterville, Calif.; two
sons, Brian Jones of Hartman and Tom Jones of Springdale; and four grandchildren.
The body was viewed Saturday, April 8, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
William (Bill) Havener
William (Bill) Havener, 68, of Clarksville died Friday, April 7, 2000,
in Johnson Regional Medical Center.
A native of Lamar, he was a son of the late Alex and Hollie Pearson Havener
and served in the U. S. Air Force from 1950-1970.
He is survived by two sons, Roy Havener of Melbourne, Fla., and Gary Havener
of Indialantic, Fla.; one sister, Helen Vires of Portageville, Mo.; one
brother, James Havener of Clarksville; and six grandchildren.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 11, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel with
Burley King officiating. Burial with full military honors by the Little
Rock Air Force Base Honor Guard was at Holman Cemetery.
Mrs. Verna Shrigley
Mrs. Verna Fry Shrigley, 92, of Clarksville died Sunday, April 9, 2000,
at Clarksville Convalescent Home.
She was a native of Coal Hill, daughter of the late Ed and Maude Smith
Fry, widow of Garland Shrigley, lifetime member of Coal Hill Presbyterian
Church where she served several terms as an elder, member of the Coal Hill
Cemetery Perpetual Care Committee and Coal Hill Extension Homemakers Club,
and was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Shrigley Ericson.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Marian and Dan Rathbun
of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Pam and Dick Jones of Clarksville; one son
and daughter-in-law, Bill and Mary Jo Shrigley of Maumelle; two sisters,
Emily Griffith of Fort Smith and Earline Franklin of Clarksville; seven
grandchildren, Steve Shrigley of Atlanta, Ga., Scott Shrigley of Maumelle,
Greg Smith and Carolyn Robinson, both of Wagoner, Okla., Laura Anderson
of Chicago, Ill., and Andrea Insley and Ben Jones, both of Clarksville;
and two great-grandchildren, Kim Insley and Melissa Insley, both of Clarksville.
Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 12, at the First Presbyterian
Church in Clarksville with Rev. Lance Jones and Burley King officiating.
Burial will be in Coal Hill Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke
Active pallbearers will be Don Hurst Sr., John Mark Morgan, Allen Bryant,
Todd Bryant, Pat Shamblin, and Mickey Smith.
Honorary pallbearers will be Don Hurst Jr., Gerad Neihouse, Joe Hoing,
John Burke, Herschell Hill, Bentley Yates, and Otto Wall.