May 26, 2018

11/2/2011

Alfred D. Fassler

Alfred D. Fassler, 84, of Lamar died Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, at Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith.

He was a native of Nicolaus, Calif., son of the late Daniel and Bertha Ruegg Fassler, Rural Fire District No. 3 fire chief, truck driver, and was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Fassler.

Survivors include four daughters, Charlotte (Richard) Klein and Linda (Tony) Danti, all of Lamar, Cheryl (Mike) Abner of Center Ridge, and Kathy (Andre) Cote of Clarksville; three sons, Daniel (Donnell) Fassler of San Jose, Calif., John (Martha) Fassler of Knoxville and Albert (Melissa) Fassler of Lamar; one sister, Eleanor Perazzo of Saratoga, Calif.; 21 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and companion, Linda Tumbleson.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Steve Pyle officiating. Burial will be in Minnow Creek Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be David Graves, Don Davis, Fred Danti, David Cote, Alfred Klein, Larry Bartee, Steve Wolfe, and Danny Helms.

Honorary pallbearers will be Andre Cote, Tony Danti, Mike Abner, Steven Wolfe, Bob Klein, Rusty Bartee, Jake Tumbleson, and Rural Fire District No. 3 firefighters.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home.

Bessie Langdon

Bessie Langdon, 94, of Ozone died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Russellville.

She was a native of Mulberry Grove, daughter of the late John Thomas and Janie Polly Ritchie Hignite, widow of Vincent Astor Langdon, and was preceded in death by one son, David Langdon; and two brothers, Charlie Hignite and Floyd Hignite.

She is survived by one son, Dwain Langdon of Ozone; one daughter, Eula Jane Vaught of Ozone; one sister, Amy Lois Hignite of Coal Hill; 10 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside services and burial were at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 31, at Oark Cemetery with Rev. Robert Boen officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Frances Daniel

Frances Daniel, 70, of Lamar died Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2011, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

She was a native of Clarksville, daughter of the late Linzie and Dovie Porter Cowell, widow of Robert Daniel, and preceded in death by one son, Bobby Joe Daniel; and one sister, Doris Havener.

Survivors include two sons, Vincent Daniel of Fayetteville and Kim Daniel of Lamar; one daughter, Teresa Palmer of Lamar; five brothers, Clarence Cowell, Calvin Cowell, Darrell Cowell, and Dian Cowell, all of Lamar, and Donald Cowell of Ozone; two sisters, Cathern McBride of Ozark, Mo., and Bessie Morland of Ozone; 14 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tom Dicus officiating. Burial was in Lamar Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Deaven Weaver, Adam Daniel, Josh Pry, Vincent Daniel II, Kevin Newman, and Michael Griffen.

Honorary pallbearers were Dwight Cowell, Michael Cowell, Randy Cowell, Randy Warren and Will Cowell.

Glenda Lee Landrum

Glenda Lee Landrum, 83, of Clarksville died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, at her home.

She was a native of Senath, Mo., former resident of Booneville and Paragould, former secretary of the Booneville First United Methodist Church, former bookkeeper for the Dr. Pepper Bottling Company of Paragould and Massey-Harris Pontiac Buick GMC in Booneville, member of the First United Methodist Church in Clarksville where she was a member of the chancel choir and sang in various Methodist Church choirs for 67 years, member of the United Methodist Women, Beta Sigma Phi and PEO. She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Bill M. Landrum; father, Raymond Jones; mother, Vesta Jones Roper; and stepfather, Frank Roper.

Survivors include one son, William Landrum of Clarksville; one daughter and son-in-law, Megan and Karl Howard of Ridgecrest, Calif.; one brother, Dennis Jones of Utica, Mich.; three granddaughters, Alice Landrum of Booneville, Traci Landrum Odom and husband, Cory, of Bastrop, Texas, and Sherri Cooper of Clarksville; and nine great-grandchildren, Jackson Landrum, Kelsey Jo Moffett, Morgan Odom, Thomas Kendall, Jolie Kendall, Braxton Odom, Kaleb Odom, Levi Kendall and Taitum Cooper.

Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at the First United Methodist Church with Rev. David Hanshaw and Rev. Myron Ricketts officiating.

Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Dr. Robert P. Smith, Cory Odom, Carl Cullum, Karl Howard, Dennis Jones Jr. and Dennis Jones Sr.

Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at Hardwicke Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 535, Clarksville, AR 72830.

Ila Dickerson

Ila Dickerson, 98, of Clarksville died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at her home.

She was a native of Magazine, daughter of the late Jerry and Addie Hopkins Green, 1931 graduate of Magazine High School and attended the University of the Ozarks where she studied art, member of the First United Methodist Church in Clarksville, and preceded in death by her husband, James Wesley Dickerson Sr.; one sister, Irma Green; three stepsons, J. R. Dickerson, James Wesley Dickerson II, and Bill Dickerson; three stepdaughters, Anna Moore, Lottie Morgan, and Pearl Whitson; and one daughter, Monetta Hadley.

Survivors include two daughters-in-law, Winnie Dickerson and Barb Dickerson; one stepdaughter, Bonnie Dickerson; 10 grandchildren, Turner Whitson, Chuck Dickerson, Billy Dickerson, Jim Dickerson, DeAnn Blackard, Dana Plugge, Dinah Dickerson, Greg Hadley, Jim Dickerson III, and Angie Hadley; and numerous great-grandchildren.

Funeral was at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Hanshaw officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Jim Dickerson, Jimmy Dickerson III, Billy Dickerson, Greg Hadley, Jerry Don Martin and Charlie McCracken.

Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church, P. O. Box 535, Clarksville, AR 72830.

Juanita E. Vaughn

Juanita E. Vaughn, 83, of Fayetteville died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville.

She was born in Clarksville, daughter of the late Gomer and Beulah Carter Farris, widow of Paul Vaughn, member of the First United Methodist Church, graduate of Clarksville High School and Little Rock Business College, active in the River Valley Iris Society and had donated day lillies for the Butterfield Trails in Fayetteville. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Sharla Vaughn; and one sister, Jella Rogers.

Survivors are one son, John Michael Vaughn of Hagarville; one daughter, Donna Etchison of Owasso, Okla.; two sisters, Becky Upton of Clarksville and Wanda Castleberry of Lamar; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 2, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Myron Ricketts officiating. Burial will be in Mount Airy Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Lucas Ryan, Christopher Ryan, Steve Castleberry, Jim Rogers, Robert Rogers, Bruce Upton, and David Welborn.

Marvin E. Nichols

Marvin E. Nichols, 79, of Knoxville died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011, at Johnson Regional Medical Center.

He was a native of Knoxville, son of the late Sherman T. and Minnie Mack Nichols, U.S. Navy veteran, and retired Singer Company employee.

Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Lois Nichols; two daughters, Tina (George) Wyles of Lamar and Lisa (Bobby) Thomas of Knoxville; two sons, Derek (Kathy) Nichols of West Covina, Calif., and Brian (Cheya) Nichols of Lamar; one sister, Jewell Clayborn of Clarksville; four sisters-in-law, Kathleen Nichols of Fort Smith, Ina Nichols of Fayetteville, Charlcie Nichols of Lamar and Shirley Hodgson of Lawrence, Kan.; three brothers, Olen Nichols of Kansas City, Kan., Bob (Bonnie) Nichols of Knoxville and Pete (Gail) Nichols of Lamar; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Graveside services and burial were at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 1, at Knoxville Cemetery with Rev. Richard Snyder officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Roller-Cox Funeral Home.


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