July 28, 2021

12/22/2004

Cheryl Harvey

Beverly Cheryl Harvey, 51, of Russellville, formerly of Clarksville, died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2004, at AMI St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Russellville.

Survivors include her parents, K. P. and Geneva Harvey of Clarksville; one brother, Lindy Paul Harvey of Clarksville; and numerous uncles and aunts.

Graveside services and burial were at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at the Shady Grove Cemetery with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Elene Cook Foltz

Elene Cook Foltz, 88, of Clarksville died Friday, Dec. 17, 2004, at Countryside Manor Nursing Home.

She was the widow of James R. Foltz and daughter of the late Charles Ira and Ethel Hamilton Cook.

She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Norma and Thomas H. Hogan of Clarksville; two sisters, Isabella Knighton of Louisiana and Lorene Cook of Little Rock; and one brother, Ralph Frederick Cook of Texas.

The body was cremated. Local arrangements were under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Edward E. Grissom

Edward Eugene Grissom, 41, of Hartman died Saturday, Dec. 18, 2004, at his home.

He was a native of Lubbock, Texas, disabled and preceded in death by one sister, Rhonda Grissom.

Survivors include his wife, Hope McKnight Grissom; one daughter, Kasey Kristine Grissom of Hartman; one son, Gideon George Grissom of Hartman; father, Jesse Grissom of Texas; mother and stepfather, Sandra and George Harvey of Coal Hill; grandparents, H. E. Harvey of Clarksville, Charlie and Madeline McCain of Hartman, and the late Orville and Bonnie Grissom; four sisters and three brothers-in-law, Kimberly and Richard Heruska of Texas, Madeline and Greg Phillips of Clarksville, Meredith and Raymond Young of Lamar, and Gwen Grissom of Texas; and one brother and sister-in-law, Josh and Lesley Harvey.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, at the Coal Hill Church of Christ with Jim Bullock officiating.

Burial was in West Mt. Zion Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Josh Harvey, Dondi Harkreader, Greg Phillips, Raymond Young, Richard Heruska and Fred Mays.

Mary A. White

Mary Agnes White, 90, of London died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2004, at her home.

She was a native of Pope County, daughter of the late Robert Lafayette and Viola Delilah Skinner Vinson, widow of John H. White, member of Mt. Carmel Cumberland Presbyterian Church, and was preceded in death by one son, Kenneth E. White, and two sons-in-law, Erwin Rietzke and Bernard Bice.

Survivors include two sons and three daughters-in-law, John R. and Dixie White of Silt, Colo., Marvin G. and Maxine White of London, and Wanda E. White of Clarksville; three daughters and one son-in-law, Geniece Rietzke of London, Jean and James Freeman of Fort Smith, and Mary Bice of Clarksville; 18 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at Shinn Funeral Service Chapel in Russellville with Rev. Mike Galloway and Elder Carlton Bowden officiating. Burial was in Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Grandsons served as active pallbearers.

Honorary pallbearers were Martin Priebe, John Henry Miller, Dean Castleberry, Elbert Rye and Percy Boster.

Memorials may be made to Mt. Carmel Cemetery Fund, c/o Ted Boster, 3608 East 5th Street, Russellville, AR 72802.

Olive L. Sanders

Olive Louise Sanders, 83, of McCleary, Wash., died Monday, Dec. 6, 2004, at her home.

She was a native of the Mt. Vernon Community north of Clarksville, daughter of the late Henry and Effie Snow Young, widow of Clarence A. Sanders, member of the McCleary Assembly of God Church, and formerly employed as an oyster shucker for Skookum Oyster for 12 years and as a Pinkerton guard for Simpson Timber Company for two years. She was preceded in death by five siblings, Ruth, Wilma and James Young, Georgie Rusher and Edna Eichenburger.

She is survived by four sons, Tom of Myrtle Creek, Ore., Terry and Keith, both of McCleary, Wash., and Roger of Olympia, Wash.; two daughters, Barb MacMillan and Darliss Sloan, both of McCleary, Wash.; one brother, Johnny Young of Clarksville; one sister, Myrtle Skaggs of Montesano, Wash.; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 8, at the McCleary Assembly of God Church followed by a graveside service at McCleary Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of Whiteside Family Mortuary of Elma, Wash.

Memorials may be made to the McCleary Assembly of God Church.

Shayna M. Patterson

Shayna Marie Patterson, infant daughter of Alicia Marie Keech and Michael Ray Patterson, died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2004, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

Other survivors include grandparents, Dana Clark and Mr. and Mrs. Danny (Mary) Keech Sr., all of Lamar, Carol Perry of Mulberry and Charles Patterson of Ozark; and great-grandmother, Mary Clark of Lamar.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel with Rev. Mike Payne officiating. Burial was in Lamar Cemetery.

Vannie V. Harmon

Vannie V. Harmon, 102, of Lamar died Monday, Dec. 13, 2004, at her home.

She was a retired farmer and restaurant owner, Baptist, daughter of the late Hampton and Birtie Corn Voss, widow of Ambrose Henry Harmon, and was preceded in death by one daughter, Violet Edna Mae Griffith; two grandchildren, Earlene Sisk and Terry Brown; one great-grandchild, Wade Shiflett; two sisters; and three brothers.

She is survived by four daughters, Treiba Steuart of Clear Lake, Calif., Nellie Ann Ruhl and Guelda Kathleen Brown of Lamar, and Bertie Evelyn Ashlock of Tulsa, Okla.; seven grandchildren, Paula Jean Shiflett, Mary Ann Martin, Connie Gail Ruhl, David Griffith, Ann Griffith, Eric Ashlock, and April Brickhouse; three great-grandchildren, Warren Shiflett, Valarie Lynn Steuart, and Roberta Lea Martin; three great-great-grandchildren, Kevin Shiflett, Kayla Shiflett and Callahan Steuart; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral was at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 16, at Roller-Cox Chapel with Rev. Clyde Vire officiating. Burial was in Holman Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Mike Jacobs, Dr. Joe Dunaway, Dr. Scott Kuykendall, Harvey Waters, Ronnie Zachary, Terry Cromer, Chadd Cromer, Bobby Martin, Wilson Pearson, John Brickhouse, and Eric Ashlock.

Velma A. Lightfoot

Velma A. Lightfoot, 85, of Leona, Texas, died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2004, at her home.

She was a former resident of Clarksville prior to moving to Leona, Texas in 1998, a native of Council Grove, Kan., daughter of the late Raleigh and Jessie Heidel, widow of Albert Lightfoot, member of the First Baptist Church in Centerville, Texas, and a 50-year member of the Order of Eastern Star in Arkansas, California and Texas.

She was preceded in death by four brothers, George Heidel, Everett Heidel, Herbert Heidel and Carl Heidel; two sisters, Myrle Normandin and Lucy Feicht Adams; two grandchildren, Jeffrey Chase and Kathleen Chase; and one son-in-law, Kenny Chase.

Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Albert (Rose) Lightfoot Jr. of Burleson, Tenn.; one daughter, Jean Chase of Leona, Texas; one sister, Dorothy Mansfield of Utah; three granddaughters, Jeanie Cooper and husband, Charles, of Houston, Texas, Lynn Lightfoot of Las Vegas, Nev., and Judy Lightfoot of Henderson, Ariz.; two grandsons, Jim Chase of Houston, Texas, and Michael Chase of Leona, Texas; and one great-grandson, Justin Lightfoot of Las Vegas, Nev.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 18, at the First Baptist Church in Centerville, Texas, with Rev. Larry Ashley, pastor, officiating. Burial was Tuesday, Dec. 21, at the Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, Calif. Arrangements were under the direction of Walters Funeral Home in Centerville, Texas.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, P. O. Box 609, Centerville, TX 75833, the Leona Volunteer Fire Department in Leona, Texas, or the charity of the donor’s choice.

Wilma D. Payne

Wilma Dean Payne, 77, of Clarksville died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2004, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a member of First Baptist Church of Clarksville and daughter of the late Henderson and Lucy Rankin Stanfil.

Survivors include her husband, Don Payne; three sons, Larry Reece of Mt. Ida, Don R. Payne of Apex, N. C., and Kenneth L. Wood of California; six grandchildren, Jennifer Reece of Fort Smith, Meredith Reece of Greenwood, Allison Floyd and husband, Kevin, of Waldron, Chris and Brandon Payne, both of North Carolina, and Kevin Wood of Florida; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Robert Brown officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Marty Howard, Danny Leeds, Troy Blankenship, Bill Hill, Dan Patridge, and Len Bradley.

Susan K. Magby

Susan K. Magby, 52, of Clarksville died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2004, at her home.

She was born in Sterling, Colo., graduated from Hot Springs High School in South Dakota, and was a member of Stillwell Bible Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, John Magby; one daughter, Brenda Magby of Bentonville; one son, Bernie Magby of Clarksville; parents, Bud and Eunice Marks of Oral, S. D.; one sister, Linda Marks of Denver, Colo.; and twin brother, Willie Marks of Sheridan, Wyo.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 23, with Rev. Jim Goodman officiating. Local arrangements are under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral.

The body was cremated.

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