June 19, 2021

11/23/2005

Annie E. Rodgerson

Annie Elizabeth Rodgerson, 81, of Clarksville died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a member of the Clarksville Church of Christ, daughter of the late Vernie and Annie Bell Cronin, widow of Henry Rodgerson, and was preceded in death by one sister and four brothers.

Survivors include three daughters and two sons-in-law, Elizabeth Mickelson of Clarksville, Joyce and John George of Ozone and Kay and Danny Varnell of Subiaco; one sister, Alta Waits of Magnolia, Texas; one aunt, Donie Polk of Salem, Mo.; nine grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 27, at the Clarksville Church of Christ with John Ballard officiating

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

Dorothy J. Chittenden

Dorothy Jean Chittenden, 67, of Clarksville died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a native of Midland, Texas, and daughter of the late Jessie and D. Sanders Kizer.

Survivors include her husband, Earl Chittenden Sr.; five daughters, Barbara Chittenden of Texas, Paula Chittenden of Louisiana, Deborah Chittenden, Cheryl Wiedeman and husband, Dean, of Knoxville and Brenda Williams and husband, Joseph; three sons, Earl Chittenden Jr. and wife, Tina, and Eric Chittenden and wife, Tina, all of Lamar, and Christopher Chittenden and wife, Brittany, of Texas; one sister, Ruth Fulmer of Slidell, La.; 22 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.

The body was cremated.

Local arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Elizabeth I. Hays

Elizabeth I. Hays, 28, of Hartman died Friday, Nov. 18, 2005, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a native of Clarksville, 1995 graduate of Westside High School at Coal Hill, 2005 magna cum laude graduate of the University of the Ozarks, member of the Ozarks Student Education Association, Kappa Delta Pi, Phi Alpha Theta, U of O Dean’s List, Arkansas Education Association, and Union Grove Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, David Lincoln Sr.

Survivors include her husband, Ronald Hays Jr.; three daughters, Mersadie Hays, Katelea Hays and Hailey Hays, all of the home; mother and father, Jennifer and Lee Tollison of Hartman; grandparents, Frances and Frank Tollison of Hartman and Irene Lincoln of New York; one sister, Samantha Tollison of Hartman; one brother, Steven Tollison of Lamar; mother-in-law and father-in-law, Joyce and Ronald Hays Sr. of Kibler; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, at Union Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Burnett King officiating.

Burial was in West Mount Zion Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Bruce Barnes, Steve Robinson, Shane Shepard, Sean Pannell, Brandon Shipley, and Sterling Penix.

Memorials may be made to the Elizabeth Hays Scholarship Fund, Westside High School, P. O. Box 189, Coal Hill, AR 72832.

Florine S. Rinke

Florine Spanke Rinke, 86, of Clarksville died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, in Fort Smith.

She was a native of Hartman, youngest and last surviving child of Frank and Gertrude Gerard Spanke, widow of Edwin J. Rinke, member of Holy Redeemer Catholic Church and the Christian Mothers Society, former cook at Holy Redeemer Catholic School at Clarksville, and was preceded in death by one son, Edwin J. Rinke Jr.; three sisters; and five brothers.

Survivors include three daughters, Joanne Rinke, Karen Rinke, and Virginia Ricketts and husband, Rob, all of Fort Smith; one son, Steve Rinke of Fort Smith; six grandchildren, Melissa, Kristen and Brandon Ricketts and Derek, Jessica and Connor Rinke; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Rosary service was at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church with Abbott Jerome Kodell and Rev. William Wewers, O.S.B., officiating.

Burial was in Holy Redeemer Catholic Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Bob Halliburton, Gene Raible, Lance Spanke, Ralph Kodell, John Rodemann, Ron Spanke, Bill Rinke, and Ernest Rinke.

Memorials may be made to the Christian Mothers Society, c/o Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 103 East Main Street, Clarksville, AR 72830.

James M. DuVall

James M. DuVall, 60, of Dardanelle, brother of Ernest DuVall of Lamar, died Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2005, at AMI St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Russellville.

A native of Atkins, he was a son of the late Elmer Newton and Mary Elior Lair DuVall, U. S. Army veteran, retired USDA inspector after 30 years of service, a real estate investor, and was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Lee DuVall; and one sister, Margie Irwin.

He is survived by three sons, James David DuVall of Russellville, Donald DuVall of Hector and Michael DuVall of Dardanelle; two other brothers, David DuVall of Atkins and Phillip DuVall of Russellville; five sisters, May Ramirez of Arizona, and Mabel Wiley, Gladys Holmes, Mary Darter and Linda Harris, all of Russellville; nine grandchildren; and companion, Martha Owens of Dardanelle.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 18, at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Charles Sutterfield officiating. Burial was in St. Joe Cemetery at Atkins.

Pallbearers were Linsey DuVall, Burl Lievsay, John Yard, Jimmy Davenport, Greg Davenport, and Mike Holmes.

Jimmy C. Wright

Jimmy Clardy Wright, 59, of Lamar died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

He was a son of the late S. J. Wright, member and deacon at East Mount Zion Trinity Baptist Church, teacher and he coached the 2001 state championship baseball team at Scranton.

Survivors include his wife, Jeanette Wright; one daughter, Porsha Russell and husband, Jason, of Coal Hill; one son, Douglas Wright and wife, Kelli, of Clarksville; mother, Mildred Davis Wright of Van Buren; one sister, Joyce Hartsfield of Fort Smith; and two grandchildren, Noah Wright and Tanner Russell.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at East Mount Zion Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Robbie Jackson officiating.

Burial was in Holman Cemetery north of Lamar under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were deacons of the East Mount Zion Trinity Baptist Church.

Honorary pallbearers were co-workers of Scranton Schools.

Mary G. Jennings

Mary Geneva Jennings, 86, of Granby, Mo., formerly of Clarksville, died Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005, at The Granby House in Granby, Mo.

A native of Atkins, she was a daughter of the late Earl and Nora Jane Austin Barefield, member of the Church of Christ, and was preceded in death by four brothers and five sisters.

Survivors include her husband, John V. Jennings; one daughter, Janelle Gray of San Antonio, Texas; one son, James D. Jennings of Paragould; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 21, at Humphrey Chapel in Russellville followed by burial in Bells Chapel Cemetery at Arkins.

Nephews served as pallbearers.

Reno Babe Enos

Reno Babe Enos, 45, of Lamar died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at his home.

He was a native of Los Angeles, Calif., son of the late Bill and Pearl Mae Walters Enos, and an air compresser operator.

Survivors include one daughter, Jennie Enos of Lamar; five sisters and one brother-in-law, Wilma and Kenny Rice of Des Moines, Iowa, Darlene Enos of Downey, Calif., Jackie Lay of San Antonio, Texas, Shelia Turner of Pottsville, and Johnnie Joann Taylor of Atkins; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Robert and Teresa Enos of Russellville, Merill and Penny Enos of Pottsville, and Troy Enos of Appleton; and one grandson, Trey Josgua Chandler of Lamar.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 23, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel with Rev. William Pearson officiating. Cremation will follow the service.

Russell E. Farrow

Russell Eugene Farrow, 82, of Washington, Okla., father of Francis Hern of Knoxville, died Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005, in Fayetteville.

He was a World War II veteran, son of the late Rollie Eugene and Francis Maude White Farrow, and a former resident of Ozark.

Survivors include the mother of his children, Sharlotte JoAnn; two other daughters, Donna Friddle and Melinda Mason, both of Ozark; three brothers, Larry Farrow of Springfield, Tenn., and Fred and Leroy Farrow of Oklahoma; one sister, Joyce of Louisiana; 13 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Burial was at Highland Cemetery in Ozark on Friday, Nov. 11.

Shane Brown

Shane Brown, 33, of Charleston died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2005, at a Fort Smith hospital.

He was born at Havre De Grace, Md., a Baptist and a truck driver for Tankersley Food Service.

Survivors include his wife, Donna Brown; two daughters, Kae La Brown and Fantasia Brown, both of the home; two sons, Kyle Brown and Maurice Brown, both of the home; father, Robert Brown of Claremore, Okla.; mother, Barbara O’Neal of Cecil; maternal grandmother, Beatrice Holzman of Cecil; and one sister, Fernanda Brown of Claremore, Okla.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, at Bloomer Baptist Church with burial at Garden of Memories Cemetery at Charleston. Arrangements were under the direction of Smith Mortuary, Inc.

Pallbearers were Jason Thompson, Tony Tomsic, Terry London, Robert Hunt, Mike Chandler, Terry Brown, Ron Pulley, and Steve Newton.

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