April 21, 2021

12/13/2000

Berta Willis


Berta Willis, 98, of Haskell, Okla., died Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2000.

She was a native of Wayton, daughter of the late Allen and Nellie James Henderson, former resident of the Clarksville area, and was preceded in death by one brother, Ertl Henderson; and one sister, Orpha Hodges.

Survivors include one sister, Juanita Shockley of Haskell, Okla.; and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services and burial were at the Minnow Creek Cemetery under the direction of Dowdy Funeral Home.

Carol Ann Phillips


Carol Ann Phillips, 49, of Hartman died Monday, Dec. 11, 2000, at her home.

She was a native of Los Angeles, Calif., daughter of the late William Scott, attended Hartman, Clarksville and Oark schools, a student at OSU, member of NAWIC and ABATE, and was preceded in death by one son, Blake Deaver.

Survivors include her husband, Jim Phillips; two daughters, Courtney Deaver of Austin, Texas, and Casey Mallette of Biloxi, Miss.; mother, Delores Harlan of Lamar; one sister, Martha Argo of Lamar; four brothers, Howard Scott of Los Angeles, Calif., Bill Scott of Fort Worth, Texas, Pat Scott of Walters, Okla., and George Scott of Branard, Minn.; and two grandchildren, Kirsty and Paige Mallette.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15, at Hardwicke Funeral Home. The body will be cremated.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Jessie J. Walton


Jessie J. Handley Walton, 77, of Missouri, sister of Carolyn Jane Handley of Knoxville and Kathryn Martin of Clarksville, died Monday, Dec. 11, 2000.

A native of Dewar, Okla., she was a daughter of the late Grover and Easter Nuckalls Handley, widow of Charles Walton, and affiliated with the Methodist Church.

She is survived by three children; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one other sister; one brother; and numerous cousins.

The body will be cremated and the cremains will be buried at Mineral Point, Mo.

Jessie J. Walton


Jessie J. Handley Walton, 77, of Missouri, sister of Carolyn Jane Handley of Knoxville and Kathryn Martin of Clarksville, died Monday, Dec. 11, 2000.

A native of Dewar, Okla., she was a daughter of the late Grover and Easter Nuckalls Handley, widow of Charles Walton, and affiliated with the Methodist Church.

She is survived by three children; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; one other sister; one brother; and numerous cousins.

The body will be cremated and the cremains will be buried at Mineral Point, Mo.

Mamie L. Manning


Mamie L. Manning, 80, of Van Buren, sister of Daniel Elam of Knoxville, died Friday, Dec. 8, 2000, at Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith.

She was a daughter of the late Will and Lennie Harlas Elam, widow of William Joseph Manning, retired employee of OK Foods in Fort Smith, Baptist, and was preceded in death by one son, Bill R. Manning; two sisters, Dora Mae Wurst and Linda Louise Whorton; and one brother, Ray Elam.

She is survived by two daughters, Evelyn Sumner of Lincoln and Lillian Storment of Van Buren; one other brother, Richard Elam of San Diego, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 11, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Burial was in Knoxville Cemetery.

Mildred Ruth Wilson


Mildred Ruth Wilson, 82, of Ozone died Monday, Dec. 11, 2000, at Ozone.

She was affiliated with the Lutheran Church.

Survivors include her husband, Bill Wilson; one daughter, Joyce Anderson of Washington; three sons, Eugene Lemon of Washington, Phillip Lemon of California, and Michael Wilson of Kentucky; one brother, Dick McCarley of Oregon; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to Schriners Children Hospital in Portland, Ore.

Wallace Odell Webb


Wallace Odell Webb, 67, of Clarksville died Saturday, Dec. 9, 2000, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

He was a retired employee of Ford Motors, Army veteran, Baptist, son of the late William Eugene Webb and Martha Crowder Webb, and was preceded in death by two sisters, Marie Poteete and Betty Winters; and one brother, Hughie Lee Webb.

Survivors include his widow, Mary Ella Gregg Webb; one daughter and sister-in-law, Tamara Lynn and George Paul Geels of Scranton; one son, William Eugene Webb of Clarksville; three sisters, Wilma Harness of Jefferson, Lorne Haynes of Star City, and Evelyn Loftess of Heber Springs; and one grandchild, Ashlyn Nichole.

Funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Bob Featherston officiating. Military services and burial will be at Prairie View Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be David Webb, Ralph Watkins, Dewie Watkins, John Watkins, Ronnie Green, and James Herpels.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

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