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February 04, 2023


Anna W. Stumbaugh

Anna Walton Stumbaugh, 81, of North Little Rock, formerly of Clarksville, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, in Little Rock.

She was a daughter of the late C. B. and Ruby Hughes Walton, graduate of Clarksville High School, widow of LTC Leon E. Stumbaugh, member of First United Methodist Church of North Little Rock, active in arts and crafts groups as well as a maker of porcelain dolls and ceramic objects, and was preceded in death by three brothers, Raymond, R. P. and Jimmy Earl Walton, and one sister, Ruby Walton Farr.

Survivors include two daughters and one son-in-law, Paula Padilla of Little Rock and Cheryl and Bill Fuller of Jacksonville; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Ron and Debbie Stumbaugh of Fayetteville and Scott Stumbaugh of Van Buren; one brother, Henry Walton of Clarksville; and nine grandchildren and spouses, Delanna and David Pennington and Pilar and Jody Woody, all of Little Rock, Lynsey Stumbaugh and James Scott Stumbaugh, both of Van Buren, Craig and Cindy Fuller of Jackson, Tenn., Spencer Fuller of Memphis, Tenn., Lance and Christina Stumbaugh, Kurt and Jen Stumbaugh, and Jordan and Jill Stumbaugh, all of Fayetteville; and seven great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at the First United Methodist Church in North Little Rock.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, at the First United Methodist Church in Clarksville with Rev. Steve Wingo and Ron Stumbaugh officiating.

Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Craig Fuller, Spencer Fuller, Lance Stumbaugh, Kurt Stumbaugh, Jordan Stumbaugh, and James Scott Stumbaugh.

Memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice at St. Vincent’s Doctors Hospital, 5600 West 12th Street, Little Rock, AR 72205 or First United Methodist Church, 6701 JFK Blvd., North Little Rock, AR 72116.

Argie F. Williams

Argie Faye Williams, 76, of Clarksville died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, at Southwest Regional Medical Center in Little Rock.

She was a lifelong member of Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, daughter of the late Corbet and Rosie Acord Sexton, widow of Thomas P. Williams, and was preceded in death by one daughter, Judy Lingar, and one grandson, Nick D. Williams.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Paula and David Pitts of Gastonia, N. C., and Pat and Dane Lingar of Little Rock; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Jerry Williams and Ed and Jana Williams, all of Clarksville; 17 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Ransom Storms officiating.

Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Active pallbearers will be Roger Williams, Mike Williams, Harold Little, Dale Wood, Mike Krause, Dale Caldwell, Wayne Wheeler, and Darrel Wheeler.

Honorary pallbearers will be grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

John E. Overbey

John Edwin Overbey, 61, of Knoxville died Friday, Aug. 27, 2004, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

A native of Lamar, he was a son of the late Charles Vaden and Myrtle Susie Hutchins Overbey, graduate of Ventura (California) High School, member of the Eagles Club, and was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Pitts.

He is survived by one daughter, Susan Overbey of Washington; one son, Mike Overbey of Knoxville; one sister, Magdalene Kirkpatrick of Knoxville; one brother, Charles Overbey of Brea, Calif.; and two grandchildren, John Charles Overbey and Joseph Clayton Overbey, both of Hobbs, N. M.

The body was cremated. Local arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Lena M. Parker

Lena Mattie Parker, 91, of Ozark, sister of Odys Hardcastle of Clarksville, died Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2004, at Mercy Hospital/Turner Memorial in Ozark.

She was a native of Ozark, daughter of the late James and Hattie Nichols Hardcastle, retired nurses’ aide and a Protestant.

Other survivors include two daughters, Alma Parker and Molly Graham, both of Ozark; one stepson, Billy Parker of Ozark; two sisters, Mary Opper of Ozark and Ocena Sutliff of Paris; four grandchildren, Mickey Graham, Kelly Graham, Larry Parker, and Mike Parker; six great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside services and burial will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 2, at Gar Creek Cemetery with Rev. Ted Darling officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home of Ozark.

Marvin R. Johnson

Marvin R. Johnson (Buster Tipton), 77, died Aug. 22, 2004, in Seattle, Wash.

He was a native of Hartman, son of the late Marshall and Elizabeth Tipton, veteran, mechanic, musician, and preceded in death by three brothers.

Survivors include two sons and one daughter-in-law, Michael Johnson of Seattle, Wash., and Mark and Marva Johnson of Roseville, Calif.; one daughter and son-in-law, Dianna and Troy Flowers of Sacramento, Calif.; one sister, Shirley Curtis of Stockton, Calif.; one brother, James Tipton of Stockton, Calif.; and three grandchildren.

The body was cremated.

Marian Vaught

Marian (Mary) Vaught, 84, widow of Hoyt Vaught, died Aug. 23, 2004, at ELMC Hospice in Arvada, Colo.

She was born in Homestead, Mont., to Murdock and Annie McEachern, graduate of Medicine Lake High School, former resident of Medicine Lake and Poplar, Mont., and Casper, Wyo., member of the Fort Peck Tribes, retired oil company secretary, and was preceded in death by one daughter, Laverne Corne, and one son, Melvin Buckles.

Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Ken (Gloria) Okazaki of Arvada, Colo.; two stepchildren, Jesse Vaught and Frankie Lea Mayer of Clarksville; two sisters, Annie Torgerson of Appleton, Minn., and Iva Mayhew of Jamestown, N. D.; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

A private interment will be held at the Oregon Trail Veterans Cemetery in Casper, Wyo.

Memorials may be made to Exempla Lutheran Hospice, 8300 West 38th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, CO 80033.

Stephen B. Schumacher

Stephen B. Schumacher, 30, of London died Sunday, Aug. 29, 2004, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on County Road 3590.

He was a native of Russellville, graduate of Lamar High School and Arkansas Tech University in Russellville, attended Crossroads Community Church in London, and employed by Kersch Management Company.

Survivors include his parents, Edward and Joan Schumacher of London; grandmother, Genevieve Schumacher of London; three sisters, Joy Bliss of Fort Smith, Karen Smith of Rogers, and Lisa Schumacher of Boston, Mass.; two brothers, David Schumacher and Doug Schumacher, both of London; and dearly beloved Donette of London.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 1, at Crossroads Community Church at London with Edward Schumacher officiating.

Private family burial was at 10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 30, at Hickey Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

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