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Champ Carlisle Jr.

Champ Vernon Carlisle Jr., 67, of Ozark, formerly of Clarksville, died Monday, Oct. 11, 2004, at Mercy Hospital/Turner Memorial in Ozark.

He was a native of Ozark, son of the late Champ Vernon and Joe-Abegail Parker Carlisle, retired tire salesman, Army veteran, and member of Coal Hill VFW.

Survivors include his wife, Colleen Carlisle; two daughters, Tracy Davies of Tulsa, Okla., and KaLynn Showalter of Independence, Kan.; two sons, Champ Carlisle III of Tooele, Utah, and Scott Carlisle of Tulsa, Okla.; five sisters, Jane Madayag of Eugene, Ore., Sue Enriques of Broken Arrow, Okla., Nancy Mason of Little Rock, Judy Martin of Longmont, Colo., and Virginia Dawson of Pawhuska, Okla.; two brothers, Len Carlisle of Tulsa, Okla., and Danny Joe Carlisle of Sand Springs, Okla.; and six grandchildren.

Memorial services were held at 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 15, at the family home south of Ozark with arrangements under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home.

Della P. Harvey

Della Park Harvey, 81, of Clarksville died Saturday, Oct. 16, 2004, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a native of Fort Douglas, daughter of the late Charlie Newton and Inez Horner Park, and member of Trinity Chapel Church.

Survivors include her husband, John Harvey; three sons and two daughters-in-law, Jim D. and Carolyn Harvey of Clarksville, Gary L. and Susan Harvey of Spring Hill, Kan., and Randy C. Harvey of Tulsa, Okla.; one brother and sister-in-law, Loy and Verladean Park of Clarksville; three grandchildren, Sheila Bjorkman of Greeley, Colo., Steven Harvey of Greenwood, and Gary Keith Harvey of Chicago, Ill.; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19, at Trinity Chapel Church with Rev. Terry Schlinker and Rev. Bob Freeman officiating.

Burial was in Shady Grove Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Active pallbearers were Mike Buckner, Frank Patton, Wendell Self, Larry Harvey, Rick Harvey, and Doug Harvey.

Honorary pallbearers were Tom Patton, Virgil Blake, Raymond Hudson, Marvin Walker, and Gary Johnson.

Geneva Hardgrave

Geneva Ritchie Hardgrave, 90, of Little Rock passed away on October 16, 2004.

She was born in Pettigrew, AR in Madison County on September 3, 1914. She lived most of her life in Coal Hill and Clarksville, AR. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Clarksville and volunteered at the church thrift shop for many years. She worked at the IGA grocery store in Clarksville for over 16 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Otis Hardgrave, her parents, John and Florence Ritchie, her daughter, Betty Jean Robertson and her husband, William R. Robertson of Little Rock, her son-in-law, Eddie Rose, two sisters, Fannie Hurst and Alta Hardgrave, and two brothers, Edward Ritchie and Burl Ritchie.

She is survived by one daughter, Reba Rose of Little Rock; four grandson, Larry Rose, David Rose, Darren Rose and Dr. Wade W. Robertson and his wife, Angie; one granddaughter, Emily Kennedy and husband, Michael; one great-grandson, Adam Rose, all of Little Rock and North Little Rock.

Her five grandsons and one great-grandson will act as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be H. D. Griffin and Larry Jones.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, October 19, 2004, at 10 a.m. in the chapel at the Hardwicke Funeral Home with Reverend Lance Jones presiding.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arkansas Research Center UAMS Family Home, 4300 Markham, Little Rock, AR 72205 or the First Presbyterian Church in Clarksville.

Henry Perry

Henry Perry, 59, of Ozark, father of William Perry of Hartman, died Friday, Oct. 8, 2004, at his home.

He was born at Mulberry, son of the late Jim and Edna Faye Cowans Perry, and former employee of Cargill.

Survivors include one other son, James Perry of Ozark; four sisters, Beulah Stillwell of Mulberry, Martha Teague of Alma, Charlene Sue of Georgia and Trina Moore of Van Buren; two brothers, John Perry of Dyer and Gary Perry of Alma; and four grandchildren.

Memorial services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 9, at McLaughlin Cemetery under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home.

Larry L. Finn

Larry Lawerance Finn, 55, of Pettigrew died Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2004, at his home.

He was a native of Fayetteville, farmer, member of the Full Gospel Mission in Fayetteville, and served in the Arkansas Army National Guard.

Survivors include his wife, Loetta Vire Finn; three sons and one daughter-in-law, Heath and Cindy Finn of Farmington, and L. E. Finn and Lukas Finn, both of the home; parents, James Richard and Rosie Theresa DellaRosa Finn of Tontitown; two brothers, Frank Finn of Plano, Texas, and Richard Finn of Elm Springs; one sister, Barbara Holcombe of Fort Smith; and two granddaughters, Ashlyn Finn and Meghan Finn, both of Farmington.

Graveside services and burial were at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at the Pine Grove Cemetery with Mary Kilpatrick, Dorothy Hilton, Doyle Baker and Jeff Burley officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home of Huntsville.

Pallbearers were David Lawson, Jerrad Berry, Les Skaggs, Chris Harriman, Chris Lassiter and Mike Witt.

Steven K. Barfield

Steven Kenneth Barfield, 58, of Lamar died Monday, Oct. 18, 2004, at his home.

He was a native of Petersburg, Fla., son of the late Walter Clayton Barfield, U. S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War, licensed electrician and an employee of Taber Metals.

Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Sharon Kay Drittler Barfield; three daughters and sons-in-law, Donita and David Perren of Clarksville, Debra and Tim Uhde of Lamar, and Denise and Mike Collins of Hunt; one son and daughter-in-law, John and Valerie Barfield of Rogers; mother, Thelma June Hineline of Oklahoma; one half-sister, Judy Morris of Missouri; one brother, Ronald Barfield Sr. of Oklahoma; one half-brother, Roger Christen of Florida; father-in-law, John F. Drittler of Lamar; 12 grandchildren, Bryan Perren, Rocker, Chaffy and Tamara Uhde, Kari and Cindi Pressley, Trenton and Darian Collins, and Daniela, Amanda, Casey and Steven Barfield; one great-grandchild, Teagan Sheets; stepgrandchildren, Melanie and Scott McKay of Dyer, Michael Perren of Clarksville and Tonia and Warren Eliot of Booneville; three stepgreat-grandchildren, Kerstin McKay, Dalton Williams and Toby Eliot; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services and burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 21, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery at Lutherville. Arrangements are under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Bryan Perren, Rocker Uhde, Chaffy Uhde, Michael Perren, Trenton Collins, and Steven Barfield.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20, at Hardwicke Funeral Home.

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