July 30, 2021

12/26/2001

Lerah L. Alderson


Lerah Lois Alderson, 73, of Lamar died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2001, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a daughter of the late Glover and Adelia Anna Loedige Holman, Baptist, and was preceded in death by one daughter, Beverly Alderson; two sons, Gene Alderson and Ronnie Alderson; and one brother, Frankie Holman.

Survivors include her husband, James (Son) Alderson; one daugh-
ter, Cheryl Cummins of Clarksville; one sister, Lillian Keith; one brother, Gayland Holman of Lamar; two grandchildren, Lori Dunson of Russellville and Justin Nowotny of Greenbrier; and one great-grandchildren, Austen Basham.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Burial was in the Holman Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Rick Holman, Larry Holman, William Holman, Jerry Holman, Ronnie Holman, and Timmy Holman.

Lisa Y. Weisenfels


Lisa Yvonne Weisenfels, 36, of Scranton died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2001, in Fort Smith from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

She was a member of St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Morrison Bluff, St. Ann’s Altar Society, and Scranton PTO, leader of the Scranton 4-H Club, vice president of GT Parents Club, restaurant cook, daughter of the late Richard Allen Adams, and was preceded in death by her grandparents, John and Verlie Bales.

Survivors include her husband, Adrain J. Weisenfels; one daughter, Rosa Adams of the home; two sons, Jamie Quarrels and Brandon Quarrels, both of Athens, Ala.; mother, Betty Ruth Lowe of Scranton; and two brothers, Guy Adams of San Diego, Calif., and Glen Adams of Seagoville, Texas.

Rosary was at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Funeral mass was at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church with burial in St. Peter and Paul Cemetery at Morrison Bluff. Servers were Brandon Schluterman, Mitch Wewers, and Jason Frederick. Eucharistic ministers were Mike Frederick, Ruth Beshoner, and Maggie Kleck. Arrangements were under the direction of Roller Funeral Home of Paris.

Active pallbearers were John Schluterman, Carl Stehle, Junior Schluterman, Bobby Siebenmorgen, Paul Dean, Craig Harrison, Francis Raible, and Danny Eckelhoff.

Honorary pallbearers were co-workers and friends from Porky’s.

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