July 30, 2021

8/4/1999

Obituaries

Mrs. Annie C. Cline


Mrs. Annie Campbell Cline, 82, of Hunt died Sunday, Aug. 1, 1999, at Clarksville Convalescent Home.

She was a member of the Assembly of God Church, daughter of the late Henry and Rosie Lee Gilbert Campbell, widow of Willie Cline, and was preceded in death by two infant daughters, and one son, James Cline.

Survivors include one daughter, Evelyn Hardgrave of Hunt; two sisters, Lucy Sampley of Alix and Florence Edgar of Mulberry; two brothers, Jim Campbell of Hackett and Floyd Campbell of Oklahoma; five grandchildren, Janie Griffith of Coal Hill, Judy King of Springdale, Glen Hardgrave Jr. of Las Vegas, Nev., Billy Hardgrave of Fayetteville, and Rusty Hardgrave of Hunt; ten great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 4, at Hunt Tabernacle Church with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating.

Burial will be in Porter Cemetery at Hunt under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Jesse Campbell, Jimmy Campbell, Ronald Patterson, Johnny Little, Darril Hunt, and David Davidson.

Bob Lee Smith


Bob Lee Smith, 64, of Clarksville died Thursday, July 29, 1999, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

He was a truck driver, attended City Park Church of Christ, and was the son of the late George Edward and Ruby Ethel Stone Smith.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Elma Skidgel Smith; two daughters, Patricia Tice of Clarksville and Gloria Owens of Garland, Texas; one son, Jerry Thompson of Marion, Ind.; two sisters, Viola Gilmore of Greers Ferry and Louise Hull of Springdale; one brother, Richard Stark of Clarksville; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 31, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Harold Hull officiating. Burial was in Annie’s Chapel Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were David Towler, Doyle Boen, Michael Ragsdale, Donald Ragsdale Jr., Gary Ragsdale, and Dennis Ragsdale.

Honorary pallbearer was Bill Gilmore.

Darrell Edgar


Darrell Edgar, 70, of Alma died Saturday, July 24, 1999, at his home.

A native of Spadra, he was a son of the late Charlie and Nora Smith Edgar, and a retired farmer.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Florence Campbell Edgar; four daughters, Cathren Parker and Mary Heginger, both of Mountainburg, and Nora Severson and Betty Ferguson, both of Mulberry; six sons, Eugene Wiggins of Fort Smith, Darrell Wayne Edgar and Joe Edgar, both of Mulberry, Bobby Edgar of Mountainburg, Andy Edgar of Mt. Vernon, Ind., and James Edgar of Ozark; four sisters, Pat Brumley of Harrison, Emma Laura Mooney of Cathage, Miss., and Florence Chandler and Maude Clarke, both of Mulberry; three brothers, twin, Harold Edgar of Van Buren, Carl Edgar of Dyer, and Alonzo Edgar of Mulberry; 30 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 27, at Ocker Funeral Home Chapel in Alma with Rev. Claude Blount officiating.

Mrs. Elsa Ramsey Dew


Mrs. Elsa M. Ramsey Dew, 56, of Heber Springs, formerly of Lamar, died Sunday, Aug. 1, 1999, at her home.

A native of Henryetta, Okla., she was a daughter of the late Raymond Ramsey and Dalphene Villines Ramsey, an assistant director of Circle of Love Day Care in Heber Springs, and a member of Masters Ministeries.

Survivors include her husband, Ernest Dew; one son, Ernest Gentry Dew of Conway; four daughters, Cathy Dew of Heber Springs, Ashley Sutton of Jonesboro, Stephanie Patterson of Bonham, Texas, and Amy Elizabeth Dew of Deerfield Beach, Fla.; two brothers, Ronnie Ramsey and Mike Ramsey, both of Clarksville; three sisters, Barbara Bly of Heber Springs, Shirley Hubenthal of Clarksville and Debbie Romine of Charlotte, N. C.; and six grandchildren, Cole Sutton, Matthew Patterson, Joshua Patterson, Hannah Patterson, Michah Dew, and Nathaniel Dew.

Funeral was at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 2, at the First Baptist Church in Heber Springs with Rev. Steve Patterson and Dr. Phil Brassfield officiating. Burial was in Cleburne County Memorial Gardens.

John Robert Stults


John Robert Stults, 64, of Lonoke died Wednesday, July 28, 1999, in Little Rock.

He was a native of Underwood, Wash., son of the late John M. Stults, Baptist, 32nd degree Mason, general manager of Continental Express Airlines in Little Rock and had served in the U. S. Air Force.

Survivors are his widow, Mrs. Shirley Belote Stults; two daughters and sons-in-law, Stacie and Mike Guess of Conway and Shirley and Gary Davis of Springdale; mother, Mrs. Retta Stults of Weatherford, Wash.; two sisters, Bertha Laws of Graford, Texas, and Neoma Branstetter of Weatherford, Texas; one brother, Fred Stults of Perin, Texas; and two grandchildren, Kaitlin and Jefferson Davis of Springdale.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 31, at Ridgeview Baptist Church in Fayetteville with Rev. Charlie Brown officiating.

Burial was in Buckner Cemetery under the direction of Moore’s Chapel of Fayetteville.

Mrs. Luella Massengale


Mrs. Luella Bailey Massengale, 82, of Harrison, formerly of Clarksville, died Thursday, July 29, 1999, at her home.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Charlene Kelton.

Survivors include her husband, Arvin Massengale Sr. of Harrison; four sons, F. M. Massengale of Green Forest, Arvin Massengale Jr. of Hartman, Carroll Massengale of Cedarville, and Garrie Massengale of Searcy; three daughters, Wanda Cazort of St. Louis, Mo., Rita Vaught of Casper, Wyo., and Anna Jo Smith of Waldron; 19 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 31, at Holt Chapel in Harrison with burial at Alpena.

Grandsons served as pallbearers.

Michael John Dahlem


Michael John Dahlem, 57, of Many, La., died Wednesday, July 21, 1999, at his home.

A native of Clarksville, he was a son of the late Alfred and Jackie Edelhuber Dahlem of Many, La., and the grandson of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Dahlem of Altus. He was a fighter pilot for 33 years in the 188th Arkansas Air National Guard having achieved the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, a Catholic, and employed as a forester by Walsh Timber Company of Zwolle, La.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Junie Dahlem; one daughter, Michelle Bryant of Clemmons, N. C.; two sons, Michael John Dahlem II of San Diego, Calif., and Martin Jefferson Dahlem of Fort Smith; five brothers, Gene Dahlem of Glendale, Ariz., Bob Dahlem of Fort Smith, and Freddy Dahlem, Tommy Dahlem, and Jerry Dahlem, all of Many, La.; two sisters, Mary Callaway of Fort Smith and Kathy Leding of Springdale; and two grandchildren, Jacob Michael Dahlem and Darynne Angelique Dahlem.

Rosary was recited Friday evening, July 23, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Zwolle, La., where a memorial mass was held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 24.

Memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation or to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Zwolle, La. WIDTH=”100%”>

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