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Aemilian Jerome Plugge

Aemilian Jerome Plugge, 81, of Scranton, died Monday, April 4, 2011.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War; was a retired senior operator for Schlumberger Well Services, lifelong farmer and rancher, graduate of Hartman High School, member of Saint Ignatius Catholic Church in Scranton, Knights of Columbus, American Legion in Scranton, and North Logan County Farm Bureau, and was preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Fannie Knoedel Plugge; one brother, Frank Plugge; and sister-in-law, Margaret Pike Plugge.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Overbey Plugge; two sons, David (Lori) Plugge of Little Rock and Dan (Kimberly) Plugge of North Little Rock; two daughters,  Lynn (Chris) Cain of Lakewood, Colo., and Leigh (Chris) Nogy of

Lowell; one brother, Donald (Loretta) Plugge of Oklahoma City, Okla.; and five grandchildren, Rae Plugge, Ceilidh, Aislinn, and Cael Nogy, and Zachary Plugge.

Rosary service was at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel.  Funeral mass was at 11 a.m. Friday, April 8, at Saint Ignatius Catholic Church in Scranton with Abbot Jerome Kodell officiating. Burial was in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery in Hartman.

Active pallbearers were Randy Rogers, Lyndell Rogers,Tony Rogers, Tracy Rogers, Larry Plugge, Charlie Plugge, and Ryan Rogers

Honorary pallbearers were Bob Koenigseder, J.D. Almond, Richard Plugge, Jack McCaleb, David Rogers, Jerry

Bagwell, and Charles Granberry.

Memorial may be made to UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, 4301 West Markham Street, Little Rock, AR. 72205 or Baptist Health Foundation, 9601 Interstate 630, Little Rock, AR 72205.

Dean Wallace Shatwell

Dean Wallace Shatwell, 83, of Clarksville died Sunday, April 10, 2011.

He was a native of the Red Rock Community, son of the late Clyde and Ora Mallick Shatwell, World War II Army veteran, 20-year employee of ConAgra, Baptist, avid bowler, and was preceded in death by one brother, Ray Shatwell; three sisters, Imalee Madewell, Marie Lindsey, and Linda Brown; and two brothers-in-law, Kenneth White and Junior Madewell.

Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Edna Forrester Shatwell; four daughters, Debra (Red) Demmitt of London, Timley (Van) Dickens of Atkins, Pat (J.C.) Davis of Clarksville; and Darlene (Donnie) Ford of Russellville; five brothers, LeRoy Shatwell, Freddy Shatwell, Redell Shatwell, Kenneth Shatwell, and Delman Shatwell; one sister, Emogene White; nine grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, at First Baptist Church in Clarksville with Rev. Darrell Bridges officiating. Burial will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Atkins City Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Community Funeral Service.

Eugene Wade Dunn

Eugene Wade Dunn, 70, of Clarksville died Thursday, April 7, 2011, at Paris Health and Rehab Center.

He was a native of California, son of the late Raymond and Dorothy Jones Dunn, retired Tyson Foods maintenance employee, Walmart Distribution Center maintenance employee, and farm manager, and was preceded in death by one sister; and one brother.

Survivors include his wife, Billie Sue Brown Dunn; one daughter, Stephanie Upton of California; two sons, Steve Upton of Heber Springs and Michael Owen Upton of California; five sisters; and one brother.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Monday, April 11, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Burial was in West Mount Zion Cemetery near Hartman.

Pallbearers were Jerry Miller, Danny Rigsby, Terry Brandenburg, Jimmy Smith Jr., Terry Curtis, and Jeffery Smith.

Hays Winfred King

Hays Winfred King, 91, of Green River, Wyo., died Monday, April 4, 2011, at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County.

A native of Clarksville, he was a son of the late Winfred Raymond and Ethel Hayes King, 1936 graduate of Clarksville High School, retired from FMC/Stauffer in 1983 after 36 years of service, and was a member of the Eagles and Masons in Green River, Wyo., and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Willeen King Nelson; companion, Marge Rallis; one son, Dennis King; three brothers, John King, James King, and Paul King; four sisters, Louise Sparks, Euna Sparks, Hazel Roze and Ruth Morrow; two grandsons, Willy Banks and Michael Duane Wilson; one son-in-law, George Banks; and one nephew, Mike King.

Survivors include one stepson, Allen Nelson of Washington; two daughters, Peggy Louise Hamilton and husband, Ian, of Leven Fife, Scotland and Glenda Paulette Banks of Elko, Nev.; one brother, Bruce Edward King of Green River, Wyo.; four grandchildren, Adam Wilson, John Wilson, Calvin Banks and Robin Banks; 21 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and 35 nieces and nephews.

A memorial service was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 12, at the Eagles Lodge in Green River, Wyo.

The body was cremated.

Sharon Allene Aichele

Sharon Allene Aichele, 61, of Clarksville died Monday, April 11, 2011.

She was a native of Richmond, Calif., and a member of Trinity Chapel Pentecostal Church of God.

Survivors include one daughter, Shannon Aichele of El Sabrante, Calif.; one son, James Aichele of Clarksville; mother and stepfather, Allene and Jerry McKinney of Clarksville; one sister, Debbie Marin of Clarksville; one brother, David Gobert of Smithville, Ohio; and six grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at Trinity Chapel Pentecostal Church of God with Rev. Terry Schlinker officiating.

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

Active pallbearers will be Jim Pasley, Kyle Southall, Mike Hart, Nick Pasley, Trevon Aichele, and Alfonso Marin.

Honorary pallbearer will be Mike Marin.

Stephen E. Williams Sr.

Stephen E. Williams Sr., 83, of Knoxville died Wednesday, April 6, 2011, at his home.

He was a son of the late Basil D. and Mattie L. Blanks Williams of Central City, Ky., retired Army veteran having served in World War II, Korea and the Vietnam War, retired from Peabody Coal Company as a heavy maintenance supervisor West Surface Division, and was preceded in death by one daughter, Martha Jane.

Survivors include his wife, Sara Elizabeth Williams; three sons, Jerry Williams of Dana, Ind., Stephen E. (Sharon) Williams Jr. of Hagarville, and Benjamin (Janet) Williams of Knoxville; two daughters, Dorothy McCuin of Russellville and Sara Jane (Keith) Stucky of Knoxville; one sister, Helen A. Stirsman of Cincinnati, Ohio; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 9, at First Baptist Church in Knoxville with Rev. Richard Snyder officiating.

Burial was in Knoxville Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Grandsons served as pallbearers.

Victor Dwayne Gerleman

Victor Dwayne Gerleman, 35, of Fayetteville died Saturday, April 9, 2011, at Washington Regional Hospital in Fayetteville.

 He was a son of the late Richard Phillip Gerleman, Baptist, and sales/marketing employee.

Survivors include his mother, Virginia Faye Baxter Henson of Clarksville; and two sisters, Vickie Gerleman and Dana Gill of Clarksville.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robbie Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Cassville Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Mitchell Baxter, Seth Pasley, Loren Gibbs, Whit Karnes, Tim Brown, and Paul Houston.

Honorary pallbearers will be Willie Baxter, Zachary Gerleman, Christopher Hawkins, Kendell Gill, Keegan Juanes, Will Hill, David Hawkins, Ross Vandever, Chad Bartlett and Eddie Casey.

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