Albert Arrowood Sr.
Albert Arrowood Sr., 75, of Clarksville died Friday, May 12, 2000, at his home.
He was born in Pigeon Roost, N. C., to Joseph and Anna Miller Arrowood, a Navy veteran of World War II, and a retired tool and dye maker.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Rose Arrowood; one daughter, Joan Sturgis of Oxford, Pa.; three sons, Albert Arrowood Jr. and Don Arrowood, both of Clarksville; and Joe Arrowood of Bull Shoals; and seven grandchildren, Amanda Free, Chad Barr, and Heather Freer, all of Austin, Pa., Albert Arrowood III and Jody Arrowood, both of Clarksville, Rita Sturgis of Oxford, Pa., and Clint Arrowood of Bull Shoals.
The body was cremated.
Arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Mrs. Bonnie Reynolds
Mrs. Bonnie Lee Reynolds, 99, of Ozark died Thursday, May 11, 2000, at her home.
A native of Batson, she was a daughter of the late David and Etta Ruth Hunt Nichols, widow of of V. P. (Slim) Reynolds, and a Baptist.
She is survived by one sister-in-law, Nadine Nichols of Ozark; and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services and burial were at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13, at the Highland Cemetery in Ozark under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home.
George Willis Young
George Willis Young, 72, of Fayetteville died Wednesday, May 10, 2000, at Washington Regional Hospital.
He was a son of the late August Henry and Bonnie Isabel Yarbrough Young, a retired Campbell Company employee, and was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Betty June Melson Young; and one brother, Clyde Dan Young.
He is survived by four sisters, Gladys Orene Young Troxell, Bertha Young, and Nancy Graclee Young, all of North Little Rock, and Mable Rhea Young of Sherwood; four brothers, Harvey Union Young of Coal Hill, August Young Jr. and Ray James Young, both of Clarksville, and John Pershing Young of Granite City, Ill.; several nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 13, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Amos E. Pledger officiating. Burial was in Oark Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Barry Park, Jim Dickerson, Johnny Schuh, Bob McGuire, Stanley Vaught, and Jessie Campbell.
Honorary pallbearers were Everett Willis and Mark Crowson.
Juan John Goni
Juan John Goni, 75, of Oark died Tuesday, May 16, 2000, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.
He was a retired plater and son of the late Juan Goni and Josephine Aldayturriaga Goni.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Alice Skaggs Goni; three daughters, Laura Mendez of Huntington Beach, Calif., Rachelle L. Booth of Moreno Valley, Calif., and Renea A. Lastoria of Clarksville; two sons, Juan Michael Goni of Oark and Ronald R. Lastoria of Peoria, Ill.; two brothers, Pedro Goni and Angel Goni, both of Mexico; and nine grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, May 19, at Patterson Springs Church with Rev. Robert Boen and Rev. Larry Willis officiating.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 18, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
The body was cremated.
LeRoy Warren, 77, of Clarksville died Monday, May 15, 2000, at his home.
A native of McAlester, Okla., he was a son of the late Fred H. and Fannie E. Casey Warren, retired small engine mechanic and truck driver, and was preceded in death by one son, David Warren; and two brothers, Taylor Warren and Reed Warren.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Wenola Kerwin Warren; one son and daughter-in-law, Ronald and Mary Lou Warren of Clarksville; one brother and sister-in-law, John and Anna Jane Warren of Baton Rouge, La.; two grandsons and spouses, Robert and Sharon Warren of Hunt and Jason and Pam Warren of Clarksville; one granddaughter, Debbie Beaupre of Clarksville; and one great-grandson, Josh Yarbrough of Hunt.
Memorial graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, May 19, at Oakland Cemetery with John Ballard officiating. The body was cremated. Arrangements are under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Mrs. Myrtle Ancil Lee
Mrs. Myrtle Ancil Lee, 95, of Hunt died Thursday, May 11, 2000, at Lamar.
She was a member of Liberty Hill Church, widow of Edwin J. (Ted) Lee, daughter of the late Erastus L. and Vida Edwards Jacobs, retired teacher and merchant, and was preceded in death by one son, Eugene Lee.
She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Therman and Betty Lee of Tulsa, Okla.; one daughter-in-law, Wilma Lee McCool of Fayetteville; five grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, May 12, at the Liberty Hill Church with Burley King officiating.
Burial was in Liberty Hill Cemetery at Hunt under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers were Bob Lee, Jim Lee, Paul Vulgamore, Eric Vulgamore, Mike Lee, and T. R. Lee.
Honorary pallbearer was James Ledbetter.
Mrs. Nola Mae West
Mrs. Nola Mae West, 58, of Clarksville died Friday, May 12, 2000, at her home.
She was a native of Clarksville, daughter of the late Lafayette and Oma York Perry, member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church and an employee of Clarksville Convalescent Home.
She is survived by three daughters, Wanda Wimbush, Fannie Austin, and Linda Olaque, all of Clarksville; one son, Alfred Joe West Jr. of Clarksville; one sister, Lucky Juanita May of Fort Smith; two brothers, Joe Willie Perry Sr. and Nathaniel Perry, both of Clarksville; and three grandchildren, Latasha Austin, Alexis Wimbush and Ayanna Perry, all of Clarksville.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, May 15, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel with Rev. Gary Hinkle officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Sam Scott, Gary Perry, William Cotton, Aaron Kimbriel, Dale Montgomery and Johnny Bagsby.
Mrs. Ora B. Tumbleson
Mrs. Ora Bell Tumbleson, 81, of Lamar died Wednesday, May 10, 2000, in Clarksville.
She was a daughter of the late Charlie and Ellen Doak Dodge, widow of Harley Lenley Tumbleson, member of the Strawberry Assembly of God Church, and was preceded in death by one daughter, Imogene Parker; and one son, Gary Tumbleson.
She is survived by two sons, James Harley Tumbleson of Lenexa, Kan., and L. G. Tumbleson of Kent, Wash.; four sisters, Jewel Henderson of Belleville and Nora Pitts, Rosemae Galentine and Polly Holben, all of Lamar; two brothers, Eyns Dodge and Henry Perry, both of Lamar; 19 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 13, at the Strawberry Assembly of God Church with Rev. George Willis and Rev. William Hickman officiating.
Burial was in Minnow Creek Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers were Stacey Tumbleson, Marty Tumbleson, Darian Holman, Taylor Bogard, Jason Holman, and Michael Farris.
Honorary pallbearers were Kerry Tumbleson and L. G. Tumbleson Jr.
Ruel S. (Rudy) Sams
Ruel S. (Rudy) Sams, 81, of Fort Smith died Monday, May 2, 2000, in Tulsa, Okla.
A native of Coal Hill, he was a son of the late Eli and Katy May Sandlin Sams, World War II Army veteran, owner-manager of Custom Hearing Aids, member of the Church of Christ and American Legion Ellig-Stouffer Post No. 31, past president of the Fort Smith Rotary Club, and was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Ruth C. Lorenz Sams.
He is survived by two daughters, Beverly J. Anderson of Broken Arrow, Okla., and Connie R. Schilling of Millersport, Ohio; one sister, Robbie Knight of Fort Smith; and three grandchildren, Robert Bonnell of Tulsa, Okla., Libby Bonnell of Broken Arrow, Okla., and Fritz Schilling of Millersport, Ohio.
Funeral was at 1 p.m. Friday, May 5, at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel in Fort Smith with Roy Dunavin officiating. Burial was at the U. S. National Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were Bob Douglas, Graham Meadville, Terry Anderson, Ross Carey, Glen Gilley Jr., and Hank Watlington.
Honorary pallbearers were members of the Fort Smith Downtown Rotary, Jerry Anderson, Steve Schieling, Robert Bonnell, Fritz Schieling, Cecil Knight, Leroy Douglas, and Leon Douglas.
Memorials may be made to the West-Ark Church of Christ, Coal Hill Church of Christ, or the Downtown Rotary Club.