Charles E. Hutson, 61, of Alix died Saturday, Feb. 27, 1999, in Johnson
Regional Medical Center.
He was a native and former resident of Clarksville, son of the late
Hickory Horace Hutson and former employee of Cargill Inc., at Ozark.
He is survived by two daughters, Sandy Perry and Becky Roberson, both
of Alix; mother, Vera Key Hutson of Clarksville; two sisters, Wanda Dailey
of Clarksville and Billie Ruth Standridge of Amarillo, Texas; and four
grandchildren, Miranda Perry, Mackenzie Perry, Sherri Hutson and Bobby
Hutson, all of Alix.
Funeral was at 10 a.m. Monday, March 1, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel
with Rev. David Zeiler officiating. Burial was in Oakland Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jimmy Perry, Frank Reardon, George Dailey, Don Robert Hurst Jr., Rick Dailey, and Bill Ralph.
Courtney RaeAnne Vicks, 16, of Clarksville died Monday, March 1, 1999.
She was a native of Forrest City.
Survivors include her parents, Sandra and Kevin White of Clarksville;
two sisters, Keri White and Angel Vicks, both of Clarksville; one brother,
Clint White of Clarksville; and grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. H. B. White
of Wynne and Mr. and Mrs. Ray Vicks of Forrest City.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 4, at Hardwicke Funeral Home
Chapel with Rev. Mike Nease officiating. Burial will be in Stillwell Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 3, at Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Mrs. Estelle Moore, 87, of Huntington, mother of Arnold P. Moore of
Coal Hill, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 1999, in Ozark.
She was the widow of Earl Moore and a Pentecostal.
Other survivors include two daughters, Vera Lois Clopton of Waldron
and Lovella Moore of Ozark; two sisters, Bertha Spencer of Marshall, Texas,
and Arnee Addison of Amite, La.; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren;
and two great-great-grandchildren.
Graveside services and burial were at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, at Huntington City Cemetery under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.
Mrs. Ella Nichols, 66, of Clarksville died Thursday, Feb. 25, 1999,
at her home.
She was a member of the Church of Christ and daughter of the late Wash
and Rhoda Lampkins Workman.
She is survived by five daughters, Olita Stockton of Hunt, Linda Johnson
and Nellie Johnson, both of Lamar, Bernetta Cooper of Ozark, and Gladys
Pitts of Coseia; five sons, Steve Nichols and James Nichols, both of Alix,
and Allen Nichols, Roger Nichols, and Douglas Nichols, all of Hunt; six
sisters, Della Conover (twin) of Oklahoma, Opel Duckworth of Texas, Lois
Shipley of California, Molly Manasco of Montana, and Ozella Rogers and
Linney Block, both of Oklahoma; one brother, Buddy Workman of Oklahoma;
23 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 9 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home
Chapel with Jerry Richardson officiating. Burial was in Arpelar Cemetery
in Arpelar, Okla.
Memorials may be made to Highway 64 Church of Christ in Lamar.
George K. Painter, 75, of Clarksville died Monday, March 1, 1999, at
AMI St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville.
A native of East Brady, Pa., he was a son of the late George Edward
and Catherine Zeitler Painter, graduate of Cornell University in Ithaca,
N. Y., past elder and member of Clarksville First Presbyterian Church,
former vice president of Edwin L. Wiegand-Emerson Electric Manufacturing
Company, retired vice president and general manager of Greenville Tube
Corporation in Clarksville, World War II Air Force veteran, recipient of
the Air Medal and was a B-17 Air Force flying fortress pilot. He was preceded
in death by one sister, Lydia Sheakley.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Jacqueline Painter; one daughter,
Debbie Painter Ford of Jacksonville; two sons, George William Painter of
Waukesha, Wis., and Gary Lewis Painter of Highland, Calif.; three sisters,
Emma Rogers and Ruth King, both of Sharon, Pa., and Louise Miller of East
Brady, Pa.; and five grandchildren, Brian Painter and Christopher Painter,
both of Wisconsin, Brandon Painter and Rachelle Painter, both of California,
and Lauren Ford of Jacksonville.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 4, at the
First Presbyterian Church in Clarksville with Rev. Lance Jones officiating.
The body was cremated. Local arrangements were under the direction of Hardwicke
Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, P. O. Box 1068, Clarksville, AR 72830.
Mrs. Imojean Hardcastle Taylor Stauffer, 79, of Ozark, sister of Odys
Hardcastle of Clarksville, died Tuesday, March 2, 1999, at Mercy Hospital/Turner
Memorial in Ozark.
She was a retired employee of Cargill Inc.
Survivors include her husband, Samuel Stauffer; two daughters, Shelba
Jean Tucker and Glaedean Parker, both of Ozark; two sons, Jerry Don Taylor
and Jimmie Ray Taylor, both of Ozark; three sisters, Mary Opper and Lena
Parker, both of Ozark, and Ocene Sutliff of Paris; one other brother, Edward
Hardcastle of Fort Smith; 12 grandchildren; and ten great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 4, at Shaffer Funeral Home
Chapel in Ozark with burial in Gar Creek Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Kenneth Tucker, Donald Tucker, Stevie Tucker,
Robert Parker, Craig Parker, Marty Taylor, and Jimmy L. Taylor.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Cowan, David Howe, Bobby Graham, Don Hardcastle, Terry Hardcastle, Kenneth Hardcastle, and Larry Hardcastle.
Milton Edison Turner, 74, of Lamar died Thursday, Feb. 25, 1999, at
Johnson Regional Medical Center.
He was a native of Deval, Okla., son of the late Oloes and Vivian Mae
Hastings Turner, member of the Clarksville Nazarene Church, and retired
in 1972 after 24 1/2 years with the U. S. Army.
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Gisela Turner; one son, David Marshall
Turner of Lexington, Ky.; and one stepgrandson, Rickie Lee Hawkins of Lamar.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Monday, March 1, at Hardwicke Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Glenn Newton officiating. The body was cremated.
Mrs. Stella Otwell, 88, of Fort Smith, formerly of Clarksville, died
Wednesday, Feb. 24, 1999, at Sparks Regional Medical Center.
She was a native of Georgetown, Texas, daughter of the late Robert Travis
and Emma Lenora Galloway Arnold, widow of Robert E. Otwell, member of the
First Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Clarksville, and was preceded
in death by a son, R. Stanley Otwell, and a daughter, Venita Jo Otwell.
She is survived by two sons, Roy Otwell of Lubbock, Texas, and Blake
Otwell of Clarksville; two daughters, Elaine Wilhelm of Fort Smith and
Ruth Gagliardi of Trinidad, Colo.; one brother, Oscar Arnold of Seminole,
Okla.; ten grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 27, at the First Landmark Missionary
Baptist Church with Rev. Vernon Bass officiating.
Burial was in Knoxville Cemetery under the direction of Shinn Funeral
Service of Russellville.
Memorials may be made to First Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, Missions Department, P. O. Box 589, Clarksville, AR 72830.
Mrs. Velna M. Bean, 92, of Clarksville died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999, at
Johnson Regional Medical Center.
She was a daughter of the late Dr. Steven Monroe and Mary Isabel Warren
Graves, widow of Lawrence Richard Bean, member of the Church of Christ,
and a retired school teacher having taught in public schools for several
years prior to opening a private kindergarten in Clarksville. She was preceded
in death by six sisters and four brothers.
She is survived by one sister-in-law, Jean Graves of Mountainburg; and
several nieces and nephews.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 2, at the Clarksville Church of
Christ with John Ballard officiating.
Burial was in Mt. Vernon Cemetery under the direction of Roller-Cox
Pallbearers were James Horn, Jim Clark, Ewell Sexton, Flynn Kinman, Duane Steele, and Elvin Brown.
Mrs. Charlie Frances Buckner, 86, of Van Buren, formerly of Clarksville,
died Tuesday, March 2, 1999, at Brownwood Manor in Van Buren.
She was a daughter of the late Charles Edmond and Maude Jones Self,
widow of Otis James Buckner, and member of the Church of God.
She is survived by one daughter, Laverne Snow of Fort Smith; two sons,
Lee James Buckner of Van Buren and Michael Don Buckner of Clarksville;
three sisters, Esma Simmons of Emmett, Idaho, Gladys Worth of Brogan, Ore.,
and Emma Land of Randall, Wash.; one brother, Ferrell Self of Scotsburg,
Ore.; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 4, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home
Chapel with Rev. Phil Redding officiating. Burial will be in Stillwell
Pallbearers will be Greg Buckner, Gary Buckner, Tim Harris, Joe Fonville,
Jeff Dale, and Brian Box.
Visitation will be from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, March 3, at Roller-Cox Funeral
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