Bobby Joe Johnson
Bobby Joe Johnson, 64, of Clarksville died Thursday, April 18, 2002,
at St. Vincent Infirmary in Little Rock.
He was a son of the late Mike and Edna Robinson Johnson, Baptist, and
preceded in death by one son, Steven Douglas Johnson; and one grandchild,
Bobby Eugene Johnson.
Survivors are his widow, Alta Carlotta Patrick Johnson; three daughters
and two sons-in-law, Sandra and Charles Parrish of Appleton, Robin and
Tony Harderson of Lamar, and Latina Lynn Johnson of Clarksville; two sons
and daughters-in-law, Randall and Patsy Johnson and Patrick Michael and
Sonia Johnson, all of Clarksville; four sisters, Bertha Bruton of Clarksville,
Rose Moore of Lavaca, Betty Morse of Dyer, and Jimmie (Fidge) Raymond of
Greenville, Mich.; one brother, Raymond Johnson of Dover; and four grandchildren,
Jimmy Grice of Appleton, Sherry Grice of London, Charlena Johnson of Hector,
and Jazmyn Johnson of Clarksville.
Funeral was at 3 p.m. Saturday, April 20, at Roller-Cox Chapel with
Rev. Mike Payne officiating. Burial was in Holman Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jimmy Grice, Thomas Black, Jesse Johnson, Eddie Bowden,
Scott Bowden, and Richard Johnson.
Esther F. Haynes
Esther F. Haynes, 91, of Clarksville died Thursday, April 18, 2002,
at Countryside Manor Nursing Home.
A native of Spadra, she was a daughter of the late John and Amanda Patterson,
widow of J. D. Haynes, member of First Baptist Church, and preceded in
death by one daughter, Joy Lee Oberste.
She is survived by two sons, Ralph Haynes of Altus and J. D. Haynes
Jr. of Clarksville; one son-in-law, Alfred Oberste of Fort Smith; and three
grandchildren, Jeremy Haynes of Russellville and Billy Oberste and Brian
Oberste, both of Fort Smith.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel
with Rev. Vernon Bass officiating. Burial was in Union Grove Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Earl Green, Thomas Jones, Neal Jones, Jimmy Richardson,
Duane Steele, and John Richardson.
Edra Jean King
Daniel Alan Hatmaker
Edra Jean King, 62, of Boonville, N. C., and her six-year-old grandson,
Daniel Alan Hatmaker, son of Teresa Hatmaker and Mark Alan Shreve, also
of Boonville, N. C., died from injuries sustained in an automobile accident
on Wednesday, April 17, 2002.
A native of Clarksville, she was a daughter of the late Gold Skaggs,
Baptist, retired employee of Chatham Manufacturing, and preceded in death
by two brothers, Roy Skaggs and Sonny Augustine Skaggs; and one grandson,
Christopher Ryan Gentry.
Survivors are her husband, Richard Wayne King; four sons, Ed Shreve
of Elkin, N. C., and Mike Shreve, Mark Shreve and Brian Shreve, all of
Boonville, N. C.; one half-son, Billy Shore of Jonesville, N. C.; five
grandchildren, Nissia Makalle Shreve, Jessica Nichole Shreve, Jessica Leeanna
Smoker, Matthew Shreve, and Jason Shreve; mother, Estelon Skaggs of Hagarville;
five sisters, Robin Clark, Donna Skaggs, Debbie Bjorgum, Sue Morland, and
Linda Kay Skaggs; three brothers, Chester Skaggs, Kenneth Dean Skaggs,
and James Skaggs; cousin, Ricky Skaggs; and several nieces and nephews.
Other survivors of Daniel Alan Hatmaker, who was a kindergarten student
at Boonville Elementary School in Boonville, N. C., include his maternal
grandmother, Carolyn Anderson; two brothers, Matthew Jean Shreve and Thomas
Joseph Hatmaker; aunt, Darlene Goforth; and four cousins.
The double funeral was held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 21, at Victory
Chapel Baptist Church with Rev. Spencer King and Rev. Gorrell Inscore officiating.
Burial was in the Church Cemetery under the direction of Gentry Funeral
Service of Yadkinville, N. C.
Faye Martin, 89, of Russellville, formerly of Clarksville, died Saturday,
April 20, 2002, in Stella Manor Nursing Home in Russellville.
She was a native of Clarksville, daughter of the late Giles D. and Lee
Ethel Warren Jones, widow of Firman Martin, and member of Clarksville First
Survivors include one daughter, Rita Hartsfield of Russellville; one
son, Buddy Martin of Marietta, Ohio; four grandchildren, Chari Grigsby
of Russellville, Janet Canada of Fort Smith, and Sandy Penner and Bobby
Martin, both of Fayetteville; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel
with Rev. Billy Usery officiating. Burial was in Stillwell Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Tom Jones, Neal Jones, Bobby Martin, Dutch Houston,
Jimmy Grigsby, and Rodney Canada.
Ines O. Allen
Ines O. Allen, 93, of Healdsburg, Calif., formerly of Clarksville, died
Saturday, April 6, 2002, at her home.
She was the widow of Arthur Allen, member of the Church of Christ, and
native of Stilwell, Okla.
Survivors are three daughters, Etta Adams and Donna Dillard, both of
Healdsburg, Calif., and Jane Messamore of Cloverdale, Calif.; one son,
Jim Allen of Martinez, Calif.; and numerous grandchildren.
Funeral was Friday, April 12, with burial at Oak Mound Cemetery in Healdsburg,
James O. Hagler
James O. Hagler, 61, of Van Buren, father of Pamela Archuleta of Lamar,
died Sunday, April 14, 2002, in a Fort Smith hospital.
He was a native of Ozark, son of the late James Allen Hagler, Army veteran,
retired truck driver, and Pentecostal.
Other survivors include one son, Wayne Hagler of Bossier City, La.;
mother, Moline Nichols Hagler; three sisters, Brenda Camarillo, Elaine
Creel and Betty West, all of Van Buren; three brothers, Ray Hagler of Mena,
Steve Hagler of Watts, Okla., and Bob Hagler of St. Joseph, Mo.; six grandchildren;
one great-grandchild; and companion, Patricia Stem of Fort Smith.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 17, at Ocker Funeral Home Memorial
Chapel in Van Buren with Rev. Steve Davis officiating. Burial was at Harmon
Cemetery north of Ozark.
Pallbearers were Rusty Hagler, Frank Hagler, Wayne West, Ron Archuleta,
Zack Archuleta, and Larry Archuleta, and Justice Bowen.
Lois Warren Webb
Lois Warren Webb, 91, of Hackett, formerly of Johnson County, died Wednesday,
April 17, 2002, at her home.
She was a retired nurse from Colonial Hospital in Fort Smith, member
of Valley View Church of Christ, widow of Henry T. Webb, and was preceded
in death by one son, Charles Cunningham; and one stepson, Charles Webb.
Survivors include one daughter, Wanda Brasher of Hackett; two stepdaughters,
Mildred McClendon of Hackett and Frankie Jenkins of Fort Smith; one son,
Joe Cunningham of Searcy; one sister, Verona Rutledge of Oklahoma City,
Okla.; one brother, Ray Dean Warren of Osceola, Ind.; 17 grandchildren;
26 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at Valley View Church of
Christ at Greenwood with burial in Ramsey Cemetery at Hackett. Arrangements
were under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.
Pallbearers were Carl Coppeans, Bill Yowell, Troy Sweeten, Ron Griffin,
Larry Owen, Les Breger, Bob Kleck, and David Young.
Memorials may be made to Valley View Church of Christ, P. O. Box 669,
Greenwood, AR 72936.
Nellie Terry Yancey
Nellie Terry Yancey, 78, of Hagarville died Thursday, April 18, 2002,
at Johnson Regional Medical Center.
She was a native of Fort Douglas, daughter of the late Rier and Annie
Howard Terry, widow of Joel Yancey, and a Baptist.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Rita Yancey
of Hagarville; and two grandchildren, Erin Yancey and Justin Yancey, both
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, April 22, at the Hagarville Baptist Church
with Rev. Kenny Preston officiating.
Burial was in Fort Douglas Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke
Pallbearers were Roy Terry, Troy Terry, Paul Terry, Steve Morgan, Brian
Cotner, and Bruce Garrett.
Randy Callahan, 52, of Clarksville died Saturday, April 20, 2002, at
A native of Clarksville, he was a heavy equipment operator at the Johnson
County Landfill, son of the late James H. Callahan, and was preceded in
death by one son, Jimmy Callahan; and two sisters, Maydene Rainey and Cathy
Survivors include his widow, Becky Callahan; one daughter, Mary Kaylor
of Ward; four sons, Little Randy Callahan of Kansas, and James Callahan,
Jarrad Callahan, and Ray Callahan, all of Clarksville; mother, Irene Callahan
of Lamar; three sisters, Dian Anglin of Knoxville, Jan Marlow of Clarksville,
and Liz Smith of Lamar; six brothers, J. D. Callahan of Batson, Bill Callahan
of Safford, Ariz., Doug Callahan of Clarksville, Bob Callahan of Ratcliff,
Ray Callahan of Lamar, and Jeff Callahan of Ozone; 14 grandchildren; and
one uncle, Floyd Fetters of Clarksville.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 25, at the
Lamar Assembly of God Church with Rev. Bill Holt, Rev. Kyle Holt, and Rev.
Ken Vlundell officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke
Pallbearers were Little Randy Callahan, James Callahan, Jarrad Callahan,
Ray Callahan, Chris Gravit, Floyd Fetters, Jamie Johnston, J. D. Callahan,
Dennis Holman, Ray Callahan, Bill Callahan, Doug Callahan, Bob Callahan,
and Jeff Callahan.
Sherman Hignite, 83, of Lamar died Friday, April 19, 2002, at Countryside
Manor Nursing Home.
He was a native of Johnson County, son of the late Jeff and Sarah Harris
Hignite, member of the Church of Christ, VFW, American Legion, and CCC,
and an Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors are two nieces, Anna Melson of Clarksville and Pat Cantrell
of Sun City, Calif.; and two nephews, Earl Moore of Downey, Calif., and
Kenny Taverner of Siloam Springs.
Graveside services and burial were at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, at
the Russell Cemetery with Mike Eppinette officiating. Arrangements were
under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Honorary pallbearers were Floyd Hignite, Edward Hignite, Ken Medeiros,
Steve McCain, Roy Roden, and Dan Roden.
Vickie Lynn Meredith
Vickie Lynn Curtis Meredith, 42, of Clarksville died Saturday, April
20, 2002, at her home.
She was disabled, daughter of the late Garland and Eunice Marie Gipson
Curtis, Baptist, and was preceded in death by one son, Johnny Joe Hammons
Survivors are her husband, James Meredith; two daughters, Kelly Lee
and Jessica Watson, both of Clarksville; three sons, Charles Watson, Tyler
Meredith and Joshua Meredith, all of Clarksville; one sister, Gina Baker
of Clarksville; two brothers, Don and Gary Curtis, both of Clarksville;
and three grandchildren.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 23, at Roller-Cox Chapel with
Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Burial was in Kendall Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Randy Meredith, Willie Killane, Bradley Christian,
Rickey Moody, Curtis Wallace, and Paul Carlton.
Honorary pallbearers were Gary Lee Curtis, Christopher Dale Curtis,
Daniel Joseph Curtis, Keven Dane Baker, and Tony Lynn Moore.