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8/1/2001

Colton Dean Chrisman


Colton Dean Chrisman, infant son of Kara and Adam Chrisman of Clarksville, died Wednesday, July 25, 2001.

Other survivors include grandparents, Rhonda and Bob Mooney of Clarksville and Merrie and Bill Chrisman of Hartman; great-grandparents, Katie and Jack Cecil, Wanda Mooney, and Dean Mooney, all of Clarksville, Helen Skow of Littleton, Colo., and Babe and Leo Chrisman of Hartman; and great-great-grandfather, Orville Marvel of Hartman.

Graveside services and burial were at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 28, at Oakland Cemetery with Rev. Chris Rink officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Columbus Jones


Columbus Jones, 86, of Lamar died Friday, July 27, 2001, at his home.

He was a son of the late Elihu and Bethany McAlister Jones, retired El Paso Natural Gas Company employee, a member of the Strawberry Assembly of God Church, and was preceded in death by two sons, William Jones and James Robert Jones; two sisters, Sarah Townsend and Leona Pitts; and three brothers, Granville Jones, Elmer Jones, and Leonard Jones.

Survivors include his widow, Ruby Qualls Jones; one daughter, Gwendall Owens of Lamar; one son, Columbus Wayne Jones of Farmington, N. M.; five sisters, Beulah Tumbleson and Nanalou Hodges, both of Dexter, Mo., Eula Owen of Lamar, Iva Rushing of Clarksville, and Earlene Davis of Russellville; two brothers, Ira Jones and Elihu Jones, both of Clarksville; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 31, at the Strawberry Assembly of God Church with Rev. Bill Richmond and Rev. George Willis officiating.

Burial was in the Minnow Creek Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Dutch Houston, Bill Patterson, Bobby Cooper, Wendell Self, Cecil Jones, and Joe Carter.

Mabel D. Jones


Mabel D. Jones, 89, of Coal Hill died Friday, July 27, 2001, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a daughter of the late Monte and Mary Kinkennon Dennis and a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Dora and Harold Krachey of Coal Hill; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, July 30, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. The body was cremated.

Ray Talley


Ray Talley, 61, of Dardanelle, father of Brenda Talley of Dardanelle, died Monday, July 30, 2001, in St. Louis, Mo.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 3, at Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Dardanelle.

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