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November 29, 2022


Inez D. Waldo

Inez D. Waldo, 78, of London died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2006, at AMI St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Russellville.

She was a native of the Flat Rock Community, daughter of the late Virge and Erma Marie Bocksnick Dale, widow of James Waldo, member of the Flat Rock Assembly of God Church and the Piney Extension Homemakers Club, and was preceded in death by two brothers, Dow Price and Ern Dale.

She is survived by two sons, David Dale and wife, Eva, of Lamar and Alfred Waldo and wife, Lee Ann, of London; three daughters, Linda Hollon and Gloria Conquest and husband, Jamie, all of Clarksville; and Erma Hormann and husband, Stephen, of London; two stepsons, Pete Waldo and wife, Carolyn, of Branson, Mo., and George Waldo and wife, Betty, of Dover; one stepdaughter, Kanna Lou Phillips and husband, Dayne, of Clarksville; two brothers, Espie Dale and wife, Renna, of London and Walter Dale of Lamar; one sister, Lois Whorton of London; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6, at the Flat Rock Assembly of God Church with Rev. Ronnie Birge and William Phelps officiating.

Burial was in Owens Cemetery at Dover under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service of Russellville.

Active pallbearers were Anthony Dale, Chris Hollon, Jason Young, Michael Prince, Steve Hormann, and Jamie Conquest.

Honorary pallbearers were Lloyd Estes, Clifford Faulkner, Steve Tillman, Delbert Whorton, and Bobby Hollon.

Margie Belle Martin

Margie Belle Martin, 94, of Ozone died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2004, at her home.

She was a member of the Cassville Baptist Church, daughter of the late Andy E. and Nancy E. Cowan Brison, and the widow of Virgil Martin.

Survivors include four daughters, Rheta Keck of Siloam Springs, Nita Bolinger of Harrisonville, Mo., Bernadine Casey of Sand Springs, Okla., and Modena Ramsey and husband, Jack, of Russellville; one son, Dwain (Nick) Martin of Deer; 12 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 7, at the Cassville Baptist Church with Dr. Jack L. Ramsey officiating.

Burial was in Cassville Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Grandsons served as active pallbearers.

Honorary pallbearers were Ebb and Jimmie Young, Stanley and Effie Gilmore, Faye Eddings, and Sonny and Phyllis Ellis.

Memorials may be made to the Cassville Baptist Church, P. O. Box 33, Deer, AR 72628.

Newt J. Smith Jr.

Newt Jesse Smith Jr., 81, of Clarksville died Saturday, Jan. 7, 2006, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

A native of Knoxville, he was a son of the late Virgie Othel (Knuckles) and Newt Jesse Smith Sr., member of the Lighthouse Christian Center, and a retired heavy equipment operator after having been employed by Sterlin Hurley Farms for 19 years.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Lucille Smith; two daughters, Linda Holt of Clarksville and Shirley Callahan of Ozone; six sons, Ronnie Smith and Wayne Smith, both of Lamar, Rickey Smith, Dwayne Smith and Tony Smith, all of Clarksville, and Timothy Smith of Coal Hill; three sisters, Lillie Dukes of Alma, Martha Wood of Springdale, and Brenda Barnes of Rogers; one brother, Leon Smith of Lamar; 21 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel with Rev. William Hickman officiating. Burial was in Minnow Creek Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Thomas Smith, Timothy Smith Jr., Ronnie Smith Jr., Bryan Smith, Mark Smith, and Ray Callahan.

Honorary pallbearers were Dale Meek, Bob Hurley, Leonard Kimbrel, Bryan Holt and Henry Gilbert.

Vaughn Shamblin

Vaughn Shamblin, 84, of Ozark died Saturday, Dec. 31, 2005, in Ozark.

A native of Hunt, he was a son of the late John and Frankie Jaggers Shamblin, senior administrator for Teledyne-Ryan Company, Baptist, and was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Jeffers Shamblin.

Survivors include one sister, Signa Lessley of Ozark; and one brother, Pat Shamblin of Victorville, Calif.

Graveside services and burial were at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, at Highland Cemetery in Ozark with Rev. Ted Darling officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home of Ozark.

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