Ada M. Barclift
Ada Mae Barclift, 81, of Ozark died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002, in Ozark
She was a daughter of the late James R. and Sally Ramsey Barclift and
a native of Ozark.
Survivors are one sister, Ruth Guess of Ozark; and several nieces and
Graveside services and burial were at 1 p.m. Friday, March 1, at Highland
Cemetery in Ozark under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home.
Ashlynn Heaven McKnight, infant daughter of David and LaKisha McKnight
of Coal Hill, died Monday, March 4, 2002, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.
Other survivors include grandparents, David and DeLayne McKnight of
Clarksville, Allen Farris of Hartman, and Jennifer and Jerry Morgan of
Coal Hill; and great-grandparents, Mervin and Hazel Farris and Bill and
Edna Woods, all of Clarksville, Elmer Whitson of Knoxville, and L. G. Tumbleson
of Kent, Wash.
Graveside services and burial will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 7, at
West Mt. Zion Cemetery near Hartman with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Roller-Cox Funeral
Arthur E. Ruston, 74, of Ozark, brother of Betty Plugge of Hartman,
died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2002, at Ozark Nursing Home.
He was a World War II Army veteran, a retired 32-year employee of Arkhola
Sand and Gravel, native of Ozark, son of the late C. T. and Dora Almond
Parrish, and was preceded in death by his wife, Jean; and one son, Lloyd.
Survivors include one daughter, Alice Mainini of Tahlequah, Okla.; one
stepdaughter, Sue Chiolino of Russellville; one son, David (Red) Ruston
of Ozark; one other sister, Odell Jones of Vicksburg, Miss.; two grandchildren,
Bronson Ruston and Jill Millsap, both of Ozark; and one great-grandchild,
Graveside services and burial were at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 25, at the
Cecil Cemetery with Rev. Gerald Parrish officiating. Arrangements were
under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home of Ozark.
Pallbearers were Joe McClellan Sr., Danny Jones, Dale Harris, Bud Turk,
Jim McClellan, and Frank Medlock.
Cora Bell Frazier, 83, of Van Buren died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002, in a
Van Buren nursing home.
A native of Coal Hill, she was the widow of James Frazier, former resident
of Mulberry, and a Pentecostal.
Survivors include four daughters, Irene Cowan of Mulberry, Betty Moore
and Sylvia Frazier, both of Van Buren, and Louise Richey of Indiana; three
sons, Raymond Frazier of Alma, Carroll Frazier of Van Buren, and Shirl
Frazier; two stepdaughters, Wanda Murphy of Van Buren and Lois Welch of
ornia; two stepsons, Von Frazier of Van Buren and Delmer Frazier of Tulsa,
Okla.; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Ocker Funeral Home Memorial
Chapel in Van Buren with burial at New Cemetery in Mulberry.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Curtis and Billy Cowan, James, Oliver and
Troy Frazier, and Todd Richey.
Graveside services and burial for Della Marie Dickerson, 83, of St.
Paul, who died Friday, March 1, 2002, at her home, were at 3 p.m. Monday,
March 4, at the Oark Cemetery with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Arrangements
were under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
She was a daughter of the late Harrison and Julia Emeline Bohannon Melson
and widow of Ellis Dickerson.
Survivors are two brothers, James F. Melson of Pettigrew and O. Z. Melson
of Strickler; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Dollie Mae Hundhausen died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2002, in a hospital in
She was a member of the Pentecostal Church.
Survivors are her husband, Paul; one daughter, Marilyn Brooks of Bay
City, Texas; two sons, Jimmy Hundhausen of Raleigh, N. C., and John Michael
Hundhausen of Hot Springs; two sisters, Pat Brasher of De Soto, Mo., and
Betty Clenny of Tennessee; four brothers, Billy Flynn, Charles Flynn, Don
Flynn, and Johnny Flynn, all of Tennessee; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Monday, March 4, at Shaffer Chapel with burial
in Highland Cemetery at Ozark.
Gary Van Anderson I
Gary Van Anderson I, 48, of New Blaine died Saturday, March 2, 2002,
at his home.
He was a native of San Jose, Calif., graduate of Arkansas Tech University
at Russellville and the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville where he
received a master's degree in speech pathology and taught for several years
in the Lamar School District. He was a charter member of the First Baptist
Church in Delaware, member of the Elizabeth Hall Masonic Lodge No. 215,
and an accomplished musician having the ability to play many different
instruments and at the age of 15 started a band with a group of friends.
Survivors are his widow, Deanna Underwood Anderson; one son and daughter-in-law,
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Van (Trisha) Anderson II of New Blaine; three daughters
and two sons-in-law, Gwedelyn and Mike Lawrence of Clarksville, Mary and
Jeffery Brown of Scranton, and Kerri Anderson of New Blaine; parents, Van
and Mary Evelyn Wurst Anderson of Delaware; three brothers, Kirby Anderson
and Daniel Anderson, both of Delaware, and Timothy Anderson of Tracy, Calif.;
two grandsons, Mychal Austin Lawrence and Malachi Aaron Lawrence, both
of Clarksville; and numerous uncles, aunts, and cousins.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, at the First Baptist Church
in Delaware with Rev. Wiley Jones officiating.
Burial was in Anderson Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home at Dardanelle.
Pallbearers were Paul Farnam, Mitch Farnam, Shawn Miner, Andy Pemberton,
Sonny Davis, Casey Foster, Kenny Whorton, and Bobby Whorton.
Hazel Johnson, 92, of Clarksville died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002, at Countryside
Manor Nursing Home.
She was a member of First Baptist Church and Order of the Eastern Star,
daughter of the late Jasper and Leona Lee Clinton, and widow of Whitney
She is survived by one brother, Howard Clinton of Hunt; and several
nieces and nephews.
Funeral was at 3 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Dr.
Robert Brown officiating. Burial was in Liberty Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers were W. J. Rimmer, Dayne Phillips, Jim Helms, Wendell Lee,
Burley King, and Don Brown.
Johnny N. Anglin
Johnny Norman Anglin, 57, of Hartman died Sunday, March 3, 2002, at
Johnson Regional Medical Center.
He was a Baptist, carpenter, and son of the late Johnnie F. Buchanan
Survivors are his widow, Elizabeth Harris Anglin; one daughter, Marsha
Ralph of Clarksville; two sons and daughters-in-law, Johnny R. and Dawn
Anglin of Hartman and Wayne and Dana Anglin of Clarksville; father, Ruben
Anglin of Clarksville; three sisters, Shirley Emerson of Hodges, Ala.,
Laura Nicks of Ozark, and Linda McMahan of Clarksville; four brothers,
Harvey Anglin of Knoxville, Lee Anglin of Pea Ridge, Jerry Anglin of Savannah,
Ga., and Francis Anglin of Hartman; and eight grandchildren, Courtney,
Kristen, Cassidy, Whitney, Logan, Cody, Leigha, and Tessa.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 6, at Hartman Baptist Church
with Rev. Sam Howell officiating.
Burial will be in Mt. Vernon Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox
Active pallbearers will be Junior Harris, Ted Young, Todd Anglin, Frank
Poyner, Carroll Sherrill, and Alan Ashlock.
Honorary pallbearers will be Donnie Hern, Brian Harris, and Keith McMahan.
John Goad, 84, of Lamar died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002, at Sparks Regional
Medical Center in Fort Smith.
He was an entertainer, son of the late Comnie and Tindall Grace Goad,
and was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Goad.
The body was cremated.
Local arrangements were under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
John P. Young
John Pershing Young, 61, of Alton, Ill., father of Becky Madewell of
Lamar, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2002, in Alton, Ill.
He was a baker, son of the late August and Bonnie Young, and was preceded
in death by one son, Nathan Young; one sister, Mabel Duncan; and two brothers,
George Young and Clyde Young.
Survivors include his widow, Priscilla Young; one other daughter, Hope
Young of Alton, Ill.; three sisters, Bertha Young, Gladys Troxell and Nancy
Young, all of Little Rock; three brothers, Ray Young and Junior Young,
both of Clarksville, and Harvey Young of Coal Hill; four grandchildren;
one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral was Wednesday, Feb. 27, in Alton, Ill.
Margaret A. Massey
Margaret A. Massey, 89, of Las Vegas, Nev., formerly of Clarksville,
died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2002, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Survivors include two daughters, Pam Stille of Clarksville and Susan
Connelly of Las Vegas, Nev.; two sisters, Josephine Miller of Oakdale,
Calif., and Trudy Wright of Everett, Wash.; three grandchildren, Chris
Stille of Clarksville, April Barnett of Paris, and Todd Metcalf of Charlotte,
W. Va.; and five great-grandchildren, Forest Stille of Clarksville, Keith
Brown and Kaylee Barnett of Paris, and Alex and Austin Metcalf of West
Funeral service was Thursday, Feb. 28, at Desert Memorial Cremation
and Burial Society in Las Vegas, Nev. A memorial service and burial will
be at Oakland Cemetery in Clarksville at a later date.
Truman K. Einert
ruman Kenneth Einert, 80, of Lamar died Friday, March 1, 2002, at his
He was a retired Arkansas Highway Department employee, son of the late
Carl and Maude Alderson Einert, and was preceded in death by one sister,
Myrna Einert Officer; and three brothers, Herman, Aden, and Gene Einert.
He is survived by four daughters, Alma Holt and Myrna Deforest, both
of Lamar, Linda White of Clarksville, and Betty Killough of London; one
sister, Alma Robinson of Lamar; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, March 4, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev.
Terry Schlinker officiating. Burial was in Mt. Vernon Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Kenny White, Paul Holt, Mike Killough, Ray Willis,
Kevin Holt and Don White.
Wilma E. King
Wilma E. King, 80, of Ozark, aunt of Judy Thornton of Clarksville, died
Friday, Feb. 22, 2002, in a Clarksville nursing home.
A native of the White Oak Community, she was a daughter of the late
Eric and Vera Collins King, member of the White Oak Presbyterian Church
where she taught Sunday school for many years, and director of the Duncan
Cemetery for approximately 30 years. She received a bachelor's degree from
the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville, a master's degree from the
University of Arkansas, and was a retired school teacher having taught
for 27 years with most of those years at Ozark. She was preceded in death
by one sister, Frances Vaught.
Other survivors are two sisters, Gippa Kendall of DeWitt and Imogene
Trichell of Broken Arrow, Okla.; three nieces, Jane Hollingshead and Anna
Woodruff, both of Tulsa, Okla., and Stacey Pomeroy of Owasso, Okla.; one
nephew, Ray Kendall of Huntsville, Ala.; seven great-nephews; four great-nieces;
and two great-great-nephews.
A memorial service was held at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 25, at Shaffer Funeral
Home Chapel in Ozark with Rev. Lance Jones of Clarksville officiating.
The body was cremated.
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice or to the Duncan
Cemetery Perpetual Care Fund, c/o Alton Vernon, P. O. Box 1131, Ozark,