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11/17/2010

Beatrice V. Harper

Graveside services and burial for Beatrice Violet Harper, 89, who died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, in Lancaster, Calif., were Saturday, Nov. 13, at Ware Chapel Cemetery on Dublin Road at Scranton. Local arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

She was a native of Palmerton, Pa., daughter of the late Augusta and Allen Henry, widow of Thomas Newell Harper, retired employee of Today’s Kids in Booneville, county fair blue ribbon recipient for numerous canned goods and crocheted items, and during World War II was a member of the California “Rosie Riveter” girls who worked on aircraft. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Geraldine Lafaw and one granddaughter, Karen Hedrick, both of Pennsylvania.

Survivors include one daughter, Patricia Whittaker of Virginia; two sons, Robert and Ronald Green of California; two stepdaughters, Betty Shelton of Arkansas and Shirley Richardson of Texas; five grandchildren; 12 stepgrandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.

Billy Roy Duncan

Billy Roy Duncan, 74, of Ozark died Sunday, Nov. 7, 2010, in Ozark.

He was self-employed in heat and air sales and repair service, U.S. Army veteran, native of Cameron, Texas, son of the late Roy and Annie Jo Templeton Duncan, and was preceded in death by seven brothers and two sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Krause Duncan; four sons, Charlie Duncan of Texas, Billy Duncan Jr. of Lamar, and Richard Krause and Robert Krause, both of Ozark; three daughters, JoAnn Duncan of Texas, Kim Thomas of Clarksville, and Sunshine Button of Ozark; two brothers, Ben Duncan of Charleston, and Roy Duncan of Spearsville, La.; one sister, Barbara Irwin of Arlington, Texas; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at Lamar United Methodist Church with Rev. Tammy Jo Teltow officiating.

Crematory arrangements were under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home of Ozark.

C.D. Morgan


Clyde Douglas (C.D.) Morgan, 81, of Clarksville died Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, at St. Edward Mercy Medical Center in Fort Smith.

The son of C.C. (Chic) and Nell Hardin Morgan, he was born March 7, 1929, in Spadra. He and Barbara Stone were married Nov. 29, 1957, at Tulsa, Okla. He was a Korean War Army veteran. He was a graduate of Clarksville High School and the University of the Ozarks, spent 54 years in the oil business, former member of Texas and Oklahoma Petroleum Landman Association and the American Association of Petroleum Landman.

Clyde loved sports and especially enjoyed his years coaching little league baseball, supporting his sons in baseball, basketball, and football. He was an avid Razorback fan. He loved gospel music, animals and kids.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Ruth Burnham.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara; two sons, Doug Morgan and wife, Michelle, of Hartman and David Morgan and wife, Bonnie, of El Dorado; two grandchildren, Lynsey and husband, Cody Clemens of Jacksonville, N.C., and Zachary Morgan of El Dorado; two sisters, Carolyn and husband, Richard Leisman of Maumelle and Rachel (Baba) and husband, Harold Johnson of Clarksville; sisters-in-law, numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins; and many friends.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 15, 2010, at Spadra Methodist Church in Spadra. Kevin Kilbreath, associate pastor of First Baptist Church in Fort Smith, officiated.

Burial was at Shady Grove Cemetery, Clarksville.

Visitation was Sunday, Nov. 14, 3 to 5 p.m. at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel in Clarksville.

Memorials may be made to Needy Paws Animal Shelter, P. O. Box 523, Clarksville, AR 72830, Make A Wish Foundation of America, P. O. Box 97104, Washington, D.C. 20090 or Shady Grove Cemetery, P. O. Box 527, Clarksville, AR 72830.

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Deborah Gail Hensley

Deborah Gail Hensley, 59, of Clarksville died Sunday, Nov. 14, 2010, at her home.

A native of West Helena, she was a daughter of the late William Herman and Ruby Jewell McDaniel Fowler, and a beautician.

She is survived by two daughters, Cheryl Skiles of Clarksville and Michelle Haynes of Claremore, Okla.; one sister, Cindy Denton of Sapulpa, Okla.; two brothers, Denny Fowler of Conway and Don Fowler of Clarksville; and three grandchildren, Amber Skiles of Clarksville and Kurtis and Lauren Weeks of Claremore, Okla.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 18, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel.

Dustin Dean Domerese

Dustin Dean Domerese, 27, of Branson, Mo., grandson of the late Arthur Dean Domerese of Clarksville, died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010, from injuries sustained in an auto accident.

He was a native of Branson, Mo., 2001 graduate of Branson High School, guitarist and had been a member of several bands.

Survivors include his son, Landon; parents, Robert and Lisa Domerese; brother, Matthew Domerese; grandparents, Peggy Domerese and Bill and Debbie Gapske.

A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 9, at Greenlawn Funeral Home in Branson, Mo.

Ellen J. Boling

Ellen Josephine Boling, 86, of Fallsville died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at Jasper.

She was a native of Red Star, daughter of the late William T. Neff and McHaley Jane Hughes Neff, and preceded in death by one son, Gary Dean Boling; four sisters, Nan, Bertha, Mary and Ida; and two brothers, Gene and Dean Neff.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Thomas Boling; two sons, Ronnie Boling and wife, Connie, of Fallsville and Ernie Boling and wife, Betty, of Clarksville; two sisters, Ethel Williams of Huntsville and Ada Stanphill of Alpena; one granddaughter, Leanna Baker and husband, John, of Hendersonville, Tenn.; one stepgranddaughter, Tiffinia Morrison and husband, John, of Pansy; one stepgrandson, Bill Parnell and wife, Andrea, of Russellville; one great-granddaughter, Chloe Baker and one great-grandson, Hayden Baker of Hendersonville, Tenn.; one stepgreat-grandson, Kaleb Morrison of Pansy; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services and burial were at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 13, at Southerland-Boling Cemetery at Fallsville.

Honorary pallbearers were John Baker, Larry Neff, Roger Auman, Danny Boling, Craig Williams, Larry Davis, John Morrison and Stacy McCormick.

Frederick C. Mustain


Frederick C. Mustain, 56, of Clarksville died Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, at his home.

He was a native of Fort Sill, Ala., Army major veteran, and employed in material management-supply at Arkansas State Hospital.

Survivors include his wife, Cathy Mustain; three sons, James F. Mustain and wife, Elisabeth, of Little Rock, Robert Mustain and wife, Jackie, of Colorado, and Jason Mustain of Clarksville; parents, James C. and Betty Smith Mustain of St. Joe, Minn.; one sister, Jamie Mustain of Minnesota; one brother, Barry Mustain of Minnesota; and three grandchildren, Jillian and Ilene of Colorado and Logan of Indiana.

Crematory arrangements are under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

James M. Walker

James Marion Walker, 73, of Clarksville died Saturday, Nov. 13, 2010, at his home.

He was a native of Clarksville, son of the late Austin and Beatrice Johnson Walker, graduate of Clarksville High School and the University of the Ozarks, member of First Presbyterian Church,  17-year employee of Bechtel Company with two of those years being spent in Saudi Arabia, trumpeter with the James Walker Band and later with the Foy Howard and the Moonlighters Band, and served in the Arkansas National Guard for 10 years.

Survivors include his wife, Wanda Brotherton Walker; one daughter, Nancy Kern and husband, Leon, of Seneca, S.C.; two sons, Gary Eckert of Minneapolis, Minn., and Paul Eckert and wife, Rachael, of Crystal River, Fla.; one sister, Iris Walker McAnally and husband, Tom, of Conway; grandchildren, Jacob Kern and wife, Nicole, of Jacksonville, Fla., Sarah Kern and husband, Jesse Bonebrake, of Lawrence, Kan., and Travis, Trevar and Cooper Eckert of Crystal River, Fla.; and four great-grandchildren, Logan, Emily and Nathan Kern of Jacksonville, Fla., and Rosemary Bonebrake of Lawrence, Kan.

A memorial service was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, at First Presbyterian Church with Rev. Marci Ward officiating.

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

Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church, P. O. Box 1068, Clarksville, AR 72830.

Kenneth Williams

Kenneth Williams, 82, of Clarksville died Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

He was a native of Clarksville, son of the late Hoyt and Edith Houston Williams, welder, and member of Belle Grove Masonic Lodge No. 410.

He is survived by one daughter, Carol Stephens of Springdale; three sons, Billy Williams of Clarksville, Charles Williams of Hawaii, and Roger Williams of Knoxville; one brother, Butch Williams of West Fork; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gary Blair officiating. The body will be cremated.

Paul Moses Riddell

Paul Moses Riddell, 75, of Pelsor died Friday, Nov. 12, 2010, at London.

He was a native of Mt. Judea, son of the late Willie and Mamie McCaine Riddell, retired employee of Eureka Brick, member of Falling Waters Church at Ben Hur, and was preceded in death by his wife of 30 years, Linnie Grace Riddell; one sister, Magdline Wheeler; and one brother, Tim Riddell.

Survivors include his wife, Irene Chisum Riddell; one daughter, Betty Steelman of Panama, Okla.; four sons and daughters-in-law, Johnny and Dona Riddell of Russellville, Tommy and Teresa Riddell of Clarksville, Ray and Patty Riddell of Lamar and Michael and Mary Sue Riddell of London; two stepsons, Stanley and Glen Collins of Ben Hur; three stepdaughters, Jann England of Ben Hur, Winnie Collins of Piercetown, and Anna Belle Hendrix of Witts Springs; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; 17 stepgrandchildren; and 21 stepgreat-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 15, at Falling Waters Church at Ben Hur with Rev. Arnold Humphrey officiating assisted by Bob Chisum.

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

Active pallbearers were Paul Branch, David Branch, Paul Ray Chisum, Linel Humphrey, Windel Humphrey, Jackie Chisum, and Stanley Collins.

Honorary pallbearers were grandchildren and Junior Yancy.

Richard Clayborn

Richard Clayborn, 55, of Altus died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010, at his home.

A retired lineman and former railroad employee, he was a native of Coal Hill, son of the late Lincoln H. and Anna Mae Black Clayborn, and was preceded in death by one son, Justin Todd Clayborn; and one brother, Jerry Dale Clayborn.

He is survived by one son, Blake Clayborn of Newport Beach, Va.; one brother, Jimmy Clayborn of Rudy; eight sisters, Nina Patrick, Vicki McKinney and Shirley Bly, all of Ozark, Joyce Harris of Wichita Falls, Texas, Sue Marvel of Clarksville, Judy Ingram of Locust Grove, Okla., Jeanie Clayborn of New Boston, Texas, and Tammy Mason of Rogers; and one grandchild.

Graveside services and burial were at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 5, at Rankin Cemetery with Rev. Eddie Birdsong officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home of Ozark.

Sharon L. Phillips

Sharon L. Phillips, 64, of Coal Hill died Thursday, Nov. 11, 2010, at her home.

She was a native of Stockton, Calif., daughter of the late Felix Baldwin, nurses aide, and preceded in death by one brother, Felix (Sonny) Baldwin.

Survivors include her husband, Earl Phillips; one daughter, Vickie Hart-Loftis of Hartman; two sons, Larry Rushing of Alaska and Michael Rushing of Lamar; mother, Marge Baldwin of Wynne; one brother, Ronnie Baldwin of Wynne; and eight grandchildren, Lindsey Rushing, Emily Rushing, Grace Rushing, Cassie Rushing, Caitlin Rushing, Kahless Hamblen, Manda Hamblen, and Faith Loftis.

Crematory arrangements are under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Steline E. Bell


Steline Elizabeth Bell, 97, of Hartman died Monday, Nov. 8, 2010, in Bentonville.

She was a native of Hartman, daughter of the late Joseph and Beulah Ward Leding, widow of Dwight Bell, and member of Spadra Methodist Church.

Survivors include one daughter, Anna Jean Ellis and husband, Marvin, of Hartman; two brothers, Dolan Leding and Jake Leding, both of Tennessee; six grandchildren, Denise Baker and Jon Patterson, both of Bella Vista, Treon Goossen of Florissant, Colo., Jo Susan Leverich of Bentonville, Mark Patterson of Cullman, Ala., and Dena Vogelpohl of Faulkville, Ala.; 20 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 12, at Hardwicke Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Dean Goossen officiating. Burial was in Hess Cemetery at Coal Hill.

Pallbearers were Jon Patterson, Mark Patterson, Ian Goossen, Sonny Williamson, Tom Williamson, and Allen Baker.

Wilma K. Simpson


Wilma K. Simpson, 85, of Clarksville died Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a native of Lamar and daughter of the late Asa and Lora Waldo Turner.

Survivors include her husband, Richard Simpson; one son, Donald Bailey and wife, Mary, of Grand Blanc, Mich.; and two grandchildren, Don Bailey and Tony Jacobson.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 12, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Darrell Bridges officiating. Burial was in Mount Airy Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Bob Frost, Brad Hobbs, Jerry Turner, Lynn Sanders, Irvin Collier, and Richard Rogers.

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