Bobby Gene Warren, 75, of Delaware died Thursday, March 18, 2010, at Dardanelle Hospital.
He was a native of Clarksville, son of the late Boyd and Sybil Warren, truck driver, Army veteran, and preceded in death by two brothers, Kenneth and William Warren; and one sister, Ramona Joyce.
He is survived by one sister, Linda Warren Brinks of Clarksville; four brothers, Charles Warren of Russellville, Vernon Warren of Atlantic Mine, Mich., Edward Warren of Newark, and Wayne Warren of Knoxville; and companion, Georgia Flethcher of Delaware.
Graveside services and burial were at 10 a.m. Monday, March 22, at Kendall Cemetery near Hartman with Rev. Wylie Jones officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Nieces and nephews served as honorary pallbearers.
Dewayne James Carson, 42, of Clarksville died Wednesday, March 17, 2010, in Logan County from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was a native of Little Rock, son of the late George Samuel Carson Jr., Baptist, and electronics technician.
Survivors include his wife, Kathy Gipson Carson; two daughters, Danielle K. Minor and Mara Parra, both of Clarksville; mother, Grace Carson Eubanks of Cabot; and two sisters, Sonya Tinkle and Desiree Tinkle and Ben, all of Ward.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Monday, March 22, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rob Welborn officiating. Burial was in Hagarville Cemetery.
Pallbearers were William Pamplin, Jonathan Freeman, Jason Freeman, Charles Bright, James Cleghorn, and Raymond Grimes.
Kyle Joseph Weldon, 20, of Clarksville died Thursday, March 18, 2010, in Clarksville.
He was a member of the Foothills Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation, avid fisherman and outdoorsman.
He is survived by his mother and stepfather, Cyndi and Edwin Hamor of Clarksville; father and stepmother, Steven and Krista Weldon of Oklahoma City, Okla.; one stepsister, Lindsey Baker of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two brothers, Steven Corey Weldon and wife, Michele, of Fort Smith and Brandon Weldon of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two stepbrothers, Zach Hamor of Clarksville and Chad Hamor of Pittsboro, N.C.; paternal grandmother, Beverly Weldon of Tulsa, Okla.; maternal grandparents, Bob and Rosetta Lensing of Fort Smith; and great-grandmother, Mary Faye Brooks of Tulsa, Okla.
Family rosary was at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 21, in Edwards Funeral Home Chapel in Fort Smith. Mass was at 1 p.m. Monday, March 22, in Christ the King Catholic Church with Abbot Jerome Kodell officiating. Services and cremation were under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home of Fort Smith.
Memorials may be made to the NAMI National Alliance of Mental Illness, 1005 Fir Drive, Van Buren, AR 72956.
Mable Darcus (Mae) Skaggs, 61, of Farmington died Thursday, March 18, 2010, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Curtis Easter of Elm Springs.
She was a native of Oark, daughter of the late E. W. and Estelle Davis Tate, operator of Pooh Bear Family Home Day Care in Farmington and attended Christian Life Cathedral in Fayetteville.
Other survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Allan and Sandra Skaggs of West Fork; four brothers, Edward Tate of Fayetteville, Gerald Tate and wife, Dorothea, of Rogers, Lonnie Tate and wife, Joyce, of Clarksville, and Malcolm Tate and wife, Linda, of Oark; four grandchildren, Cory Easter, Cara Easter, Drew Skaggs, and Shawn Skaggs; and one great-grandchild, Cassandra (Cassie) Skaggs.
Funeral is tentatively set for 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 31, at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel in Springdale with burial to follow at 2 p.m. at Patterson Springs Cemetery near Oark.
Visitation with the family is set for 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 30, at Heritage Funeral Home located at 1591 S. 48th Street in Springdale.
Memorials may be made to Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Road, Springdale, AR 72762.
Margie Jean Ramsey, 84, of Mountain View, whose son and daughter-in-law, Carl and Kathy Ramsey, reside in Lamar, died Thursday, March 18, 2010.
She was a daughter of the late Harley Virgil and Ola Jane Morris Finch, member of the Church of Christ, and former employee of Ramsey’s Supply, Ramsey’s True Value, Soil Conservation Service, Chamber of Commerce, Mountain View School cafeteria, and Junction Café as a waitress.
Survivors include her husband of 66 years, Newton Ramsey; one other son and daughter-in-law, Charles and Diana Ramsey of Mountain View; two daughters and sons-in-law, Barbara and Charles Reding of Heber Springs and Dorothy and Derrell Rodgers of Mountain View; eight grandchildren, Greg Ramsey of Mountain View, Brian (Pearl) Rodgers of Little Rock, Anne (Ryan) Rana of Siloam Springs, Angie (Ryan) Russell of Benton, Jeff (Danna) Ramsey of Jonesboro, Walt (Ginny) Reding of Mena, and Kelsey Ramsey and Keaton Ramsey of Lamar; and ten great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 11 a.m. Friday, March 19, at School Avenue Church of Christ in Mountain View with Frank Curtis and John Dan Kemp officiating.
Burial was in Fredonia Cemetery at Mountain View under the direction of Roller Crouch Funeral Home of Mountain View.
Active pallbearers were Eddie Stewart, Garry Stewart, Mike Stewart, Chuck Hastings, Johnny Greenway and Phillip Dobbins.
Honorary pallbearers were Benny Risner and Donald Craig.
Memorials may be made to the Fredonia Cemetery Fund, c/o Linda Sutterfield, 8808 Hanover Road, Mountain View, AR 72560.
Maryl Lynn Crawford, 51, of Clarksville died Monday, March 15, 2010, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.
She was a native of Riverside, Calif., daughter of the late Cletis Archie Mace and Elsie Marie Purkiss, graduate of Arlington High School in Riverside, Calif., member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and was preceded in death by one sister, Carol Diemer.
Survivors include her husband, Ricardo Vergara; one son, Terry Lee Mace of Clarksville; three sisters, Cheryl Mincer and husband, Don, of Lytton, Iowa, and Teril Mace and Neril Mace, both of Perris, Calif.; three brothers, Daryl Mace of Perris, Calif., Errol Mace of Lytton, Iowa, and Farrel Mace and wife, Shamea, of Dardanelle; two grandchildren, Brandy Mace of Clarksville and Raven Mace of Mississippi; numerous nieces and nephews; and caregiver, Loretta Hubbard of Clarksville.
The body was cremated under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Merlin (Bucky) Walters, 89, of Hartman died Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at St. Edward Mercy Medical Center in Fort Smith.
He was a native of Lincoln, Neb., Army veteran of World War II, member of Harmony Presbyterian Church, and had been employed at the Hartman Post Office as carrier and post master for 53 years.
Survivors include his wife, Maurine Thompson Walters; one son, Neal Walters and wife, Jonda, of Alexander; one sister, Doris Walters of San Diego, Calif.; and two grandchildren, Jacob and Andrew Eakens of Salem.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, March 19, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jason Gibson officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Lonnie Wilson, Richard Plugge, Monroe Johnson, Billy Steele, Henry Altaro, and Mike Ralph.
Vicki Jo Moe, 52, of Clarksville died Thursday, March 18, 2010, at her home.
She was a native of Fayetteville, N.C., administrative budget assistant with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and member of First Baptist Church in Clarksville.
Survivors include her husband, Greig Moe; one daughter and son-in-law, Jessica (Moe) and Jeremey McCain of Clarksville; one son, Caleb Moe of Clarksville; parents, Harley Burke and Jo Evelyn Niven Burke of Hot Springs Village; one sister, Leslie Burke Wold of Salt Lake City, Utah; one brother, Jeff Burke of Lewisville, Texas; mother-in-law, Jeanette Moe of Ormsby, Minn.; two brothers-in-law, Rodney Moe of Asby, Minn., and Doug Moe and wife, Sharon, of Stansbury, Utah; one sister-in-law, Barb Geiger and husband, Leonard, of Ormsby, Minn.; and maternal grandmother, Jeanette Niven of Russellville.
Funeral was at 11 a.m. Monday, March 22, at Clarksville First Baptist Church with Rev. Darrell Bridges and Rev. Billy Usery officiating.
The body was cremated. Burial was in Mount Airy Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Larry Nowotny, Roger Kennedy, Tony Warren, John Kimbrough, Richard Rogers, and Doug Harvey.
Wilma Sue Barber, 71, of Lamar died Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.
She was a daughter of the late L. B. and Edna Murel Patton Freeman, member of the Hagarville Church of Christ, and a licensed practical nurse.
Survivors include her husband, J. T. Barber; one daughter, Susan (Chip) Hurst and husband, James, of Farmington; one son, Mike Barber of Harrison; two sisters, Weda Davis of Clarksville and Wanda Freeman of Hagarville; one brother, Robert Freeman of Illinois; four grandchildren and spouses, Merissa Bridges, Ryan Barber and wife, Ashley, Rebecca Hurst, and Jamie Pair and husband, Greg; and five great-grandchildren, Kinley, Lydia and Wyatt Pair, Julia Bridges, and Keegan Barber.
Funeral was at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 18, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James Hurst officiating. Burial was in Hagarville Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were John Colwell, Gary Don Barber, Don McCall, James Freeman, Ronnie Crumrine, and Vaughnon Freeman.
Honorary pallbearers were Charles Davis and Leland Freeman.
Ralph Eric Ahne, 54, of Scranton, AR died Wednesday, March 17, 2010, in Fort Smith, Arkansas. He was born December 6, 1955, in Paris, Arkansas to Frank Leonard and Margaret Ahne. He was a diesel mechanic for 17 years for Forsgren in Fort Smith and a mechanic five years at River Valley By Products at Morrison Bluff, Arkansas and he was of the Catholic faith. He enjoyed his time gardening and listening to talk radio. He was preceded in death by his father, Frank Leonard Ahne and a brother, Victor Albert Ahne.
He is survived by his wife of 13 years, Rita Ahne of Scranton; one son, Christopher Ahne and wife, Jennifer, of Little Rock, Arkansas; two daughters, Gretchen Oxford and Laura Beth Ahne, both of Siloam Springs, Arkansas; four grandchildren, Chloee Oxford, Gracie Oxford, Sophie Oxford and Kathryn Ahne; his mother, Margaret Ahne of Scranton; four sisters, Mary Griesemer of St. Louis, Missouri, Margie Spillers of Prairie View, Arkansas, Charlotte Waits of Wichita, Kansas and Rita Brown of Benton, Arkansas; three brothers, Edward Ahne of Scranton, David Ahne of Sherwood, Arkansas and Frank Ahne Jr. of Conway, Arkansas and numerous other family members and friends.
Rosary service was Friday, March 19, 2010, at 7:00 p.m. at Roller Funeral Chapel in Paris. Funeral Mass was held Saturday, March 20, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Ignatius Catholic Church-Scranton with burial in St. Ignatius Cemetery in Scranton under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online guestbook www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.
Pallbearers were Stephen Ahne, Matt Ahne, Heath Spillers, Willie Johnston, Bob Shelton, and Paul Turner.
Honorary pallbearer was Mike McCloud.
DOTTERWEICH, Herbert J., on March 18, 2010. Beloved husband of the late Olga Dotterweich (nee Osellame). Dear brother of Patricia McDonough, Virginia Schick, and the late Rev. John A. Dotterweich, S.J. Devoted father of Jeanne Morris, John Dotterweich, Damian Dotterweich, and Virginia McGill. Loving grandfather of nine. Veteran of the Korean War. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to Seeds of Love, Beancounters CPA, 5714 Folsom Boulevard #257, Sacramento, CA 95819. Funeral arrangements handled by CLAVIN UNDERTAKERS, 7722 4th Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11209, (718) 745-1445.
We would like to take this opportunity to thank the staff at JRMC who showed her great compassion and did everything possible to make her comfortable.
Ms. Bush is survived by her loving parents, Harold Dean Bush and Evelyn Jacob Bush; son, Cody Dean Isenbart; daughter-in-law, Brandi Isenbart; precious grandbabies, Jordan, Makenzie and Trinity; two brothers, Ron and Barbara Bush of Lamar, AR and David and Sherry Bush of Clarksville, AR; one sister, Carla and Tony Delk of Pryor, Okla.; three nephews, Ryan and Amanda Bush of Memphis, TN, Brandon and Kimiko Bush of Clarksville, AR, and Ethan Bush of Lamar, AR; and five nieces, Clarissa and Kayla Delk of Pryor, OK, Jessica Bush Sumner and Jason Sumner of Fayetteville, AR, Amy Bush of Fort Smith, AR, and Emily Bush of Clarksville, AR.
Visitation was from 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 19, 2010, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 20, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel in Clarksville, Arkansas. Burial was at 2 p.m. at Wilson Cemetery in Springdale.
Active pallbearers were Tony Delk, Randy DeWinter, Ethan Bush, Ryan Bush, Brandon Bush, and Carl Bush.
Honorary pallbearers were Larry Clayborn, Kyle King, and Terry DeWinter.
Roller-Cox Funeral Home, Clarksville, Arkansas was in charge of arrangements.