Faye Athey Woodard
Faye Athey Woodard, 73, of
Clarksville died Friday, April 16, 2010, at Clarksville.
She was a daughter of the late Ollie
W. and Leona Jones Pitts and was preceded in death by her first
husband, B.F. (Red) Athey; one son, Duran Patrick Athey; three sisters,
Shirley Metzger, Deloris Sbabo, and Rennie Craig; and one brother,
Survivors include her husband, John
O. Woodard; three daughters, Brenda Lenore Hargis of Mountain Home,
Deborah Jeanette Redman of Corpus Christi, Texas, and Jennifer Rebecca
Wallgren of Alice, Texas; one son, Dennis Paul Athey of San Antonio,
Texas; two sisters, Jan Hollowell of Benton, La., and Geraldine Parker
of London; three brothers, H.E. Pitts of Little Rock, Clifton Pitts of
Ozone, and Jerry Pitts of Hagarville; eight grandchildren; and one
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Monday, April
19, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Amos Pledger
officiating. Burial was in Minnow Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Dennis P. Athey
Jr., James Anthony Graves, Phillip Siegler, Russell Parker, Raymond
Parker, and Chris Pickett.
Katherine Sue Allen
Katherine Sue Allen, 64, of
Clarksville died Monday, April 12, 2010.
Survivors are her mother, Minnie
Boone of Clarksville; one brother, Charlie Boone of Clarksville; one
sister, Jo Ann Hill of Clarksville; two daughters, Kathy Davis of
Clarksville and Carol Lantz of Spring, Texas; grandchildren, Emily
Clayborn, Jessica Lantz, David Davis, Eric Lantz, and Stuart Lantz;
nieces, Christy Boone and Melissa Chavers; and nephews, Daniel Boone,
Archie Hill, Robert Clark, and Donald Clark.
The body was cremated under the
direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
A memorial headstone will be placed
at Lone Pine Cemetery.
Martin H. Wietor Jr.
Martin Henry Wietor Jr., 74, of
Lamar died Friday, April 16, 2010, at his home.
He was a native of Ocono, Wis., son
of the late Mary (Clark) and Martin Henry Wietor Sr., employee of J
& M Barber Shop, member of Trinity Chapel Church, and graduate of
Garden Grove (California) High School, business college and barber
Survivors include his wife, Tina
Wietor; one daughter, Pam Wietor Wilson and husband, William, of Hilo,
Hawaii; one son, Tim Wietor of Fullerton, Calif.; one sister, Marcella
Rover of Ocono, Wis.; one brother, Mac Pecor and wife, Audrey, of
Garden Grove, Calif.; two grandchildren, Ryan Wietor of Fullerton,
Calif., and Makana Wilson of Hilo, Hawaii; and numerous nieces and
A memorial service was held at 2
p.m. Monday, April 19, at Trinity Chapel Church with Rev. Terry
Schlinker officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of
Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Newell M. Stepp
Newell M. (Tooter) Stepp, 66, of
Spoke Plant died Saturday, April 17, 2010, at his home.
He was a son of the late Newell
McKinley and Zula Acord Stepp, employed by the Oark School District for
36 years, and was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth Leroy Stepp.
Survivors include his wife of 46
years, Roma Lynn Stepp; one son, Gregory Newell Stepp of Spoke Plant;
three sisters, Merle Denzer of Springdale, Reba Melson of Prairie
Grove, and Argie Benson of Fresno, Calif.; two brothers, Art Stepp of
Spoke Plant and Dwight Stepp of Oark; and two grandchildren, Brandon
Kimbriel of Clarksville and Christinia Stepp of Spoke Plant.
Graveside services and burial will
be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 21, at the Evans Cemetery with speakers
Doug Struble and Donna Jackson officiating. Arrangements are under the
direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers will be James
Stepp, David Stepp, Tommy Warren, Tina Cowell, Rooster Overton, Crissy
Stepp, Kelly Jackson, and Ed Jackson.
Honorary pallbearers will be Eugene
Criss, Mike Jacobs, Jeff Hyde, and Tom Mingo.
Novella M. Ogden
Novella Morrow Ogden, 83, of Coal
Hill died Friday, April 16, 2010, at Clarksville Health and Rehab.
She was a native of Hartman,
daughter of the late Virgil and Lola Sivina Hickey Morrow, widow of
Clyde Ogden, Hess Cemetery Board director, member of the Coal Hill VFW
and Coal Hill Assembly of God Church, and was preceded in death by
three sisters, Geneva McCain, Lorene Beaver, and Marie Magby; and four
brothers, Calvin Morrow, Cecil Morrow, Odis Morris, and Donald Morrow.
She is survived by two daughters,
Norma Wellborn and husband, Mike, of Fulton, Ky., and Frances
Huddleston and husband, Jack, of Clarksville; two sisters, Kathryn
Breedlove of Coal Hill and Flora Belle Warren of Hartman; two brothers,
Troy Hickey of Galt, Calif., and Nick Hickey of Searcy; five
grandchildren, Nina Hatchett, Melissa Fulcher, David Wellborn, Joey
Huddleston, and Justin Huddleston; five great-grandchildren, Andra
Mefford, Amanda Mefford, Olivia Fulcher, Maria Huddleston, and Corbin
Fulcher; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April
20, at the Coal Hill Assembly of God Church with Rev. John Kindrix
Burial was in Hess Cemetery under
the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers were Steve Estep,
Carl Estep, Steve Acord, Andru Mefford, Joey Huddleston, and Jason
Honorary pallbearers were Fred
Breedlove, Kermit Warren, Bill Richards, Eugene Scarberry, Billy Bert
Reynolds and Don Pennington.
Memorials may be made to Coal Hill
Assembly of God Church Missionary Fund, P. O. Box 188, Coal Hill, AR
Troyce Gene Norris
Troyce Gene Norris, 63, of
Fayetteville, formerly of Johnson County, died Saturday, April 17,
2010, in Fayetteville.
He was a son of the late Lucille
Bertha (Lumbert) and Eden Louis Norris Sr., served in the U.S. Navy
during the Vietnam offensive stationed on a minesweeper, and employee
of Am Tram in Los Angeles, Calif., prior to returning to Franklin
County where he was employed as a carpenter.
He is survived by two brothers, Eden
Norris Jr. and wife, Donna, of Franklin County and Paul William Norris
and wife, Barbara, of Marin County, Calif.; two sisters, Mary Elizabeth
Hutto and husband, Bill, of Faulkner County and Joyce Ann Norris Allen
of Woodruff County; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside services and burial were
at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 20, at Cabool City Cemetery in Cabool, Mo.,
under the direction of Moore's Chapel in Fayetteville.