Agnes Foster Estep, 88, of Russellville died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2005, at
Legacy Lodge Nursing Center at Russellville.
She was a native of Midway in Logan County, daughter of the late
and Tennie Trusty Foster, member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church
at Russellville, and was preceded in death by an infant daughter,
Martha Jane Estep; three brothers, Curtis O. Foster, Dewey Denton
Foster, and Murry M. Foster; and two sisters, Sara Janie Foster and
Atha L. Foster.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Rick and Marie Estep
Russellville; one daughter and son-in-law, Janet and Dennis Duryea of
Russellville; three granddaughters, Christy Leavell of Russellville,
Michelle Gilleran of Conway, and Melissa Belz of Naples, Fla.; and four
great-grandchildren, Paige and Mallory Leavell of Russellville and
Matthew and Nicholas Gilleran of Conway.
Graveside services and burial will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2,
the Elsworth Cemetery at Midway with Rev. Don Erwin officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service of
Honorary pallbearers will be Lance Leavell and Shawn Gilleran.
Mass of Christian burial for Alice Catherine Walleck, 60, a native of
Coal Hill, who died Jan. 22, 2005, was held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday,
Jan. 26, at Holy Spirit Church followed by burial in Resurrection North
Cemetery. Arrangements were under the direction of McGilley Midtown
Chapel in Kansas City, Mo.
She was reared in Kansas City, Mo., graduated from Hogan High
and was active in the St. Agnes PTO and Nativity Circle at St. Agnes.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Pat; and one sister,
Bonnie Marie Byrd, 83, died Monday, Jan. 24, 2005, in Murietta, Calif.
She was a former resident of Lamar and Clarksville, former employee
Senior Companion, daughter of the late Jack and Jessie Fugett Ramsey,
and was preceded in death by one grandson, Jason Purkis.
Survivors include one daughter, Donna Cuthill of Corvallis, Ore.;
sons, Greg Kolt of San Diego, Calif., and William Kolt of Temecula,
Calif.; three grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.
Beatrice (Bea) Hughes, 85, of Clarksville died Monday, Jan. 24, 2005,
at Johnson Regional Medical Center.
She was a daughter of the late Dowen D. and Cary Hogan Dunsworth,
native of Van Buren County, retired beautician and member of the First
Baptist Church in Knoxville.
Survivors include her husband, Robert Gordon Hughes; two stepsons,
Robert Jerry Hughes of Osceola and Larry Dean Hughes of Dover; one
stepdaughter, Arlia Mae Thomas of Russellville; and numerous
grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Carla Dawn Williams, 45, of Coal Hill died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2005,
from injuries sustained in a one-vehicle accident in Albuquerque, N. M.
She was a nurse and was preceded in death by one grandson, Zachary
Survivors include her husband, Michael J. Williams; one daughter and
son-in-law, Leah and Tracy Brown of Coal Hill; two sons and
daughters-in-law, Brandon and Kristal Parker of Coal Hill and Hank and
Sundi Williams of Clarksville; parents, Lawrence Don and Shirley Hanson
Parker of Coal Hill; one sister, Tracy Warren of Coal Hill; one
brother, Larry Parker of Ozark; and seven grandchildren, Ariel and
Braxton Eddy, Hayley and Caleb Parker, Chelsie Boswell, Derek Brown,
and Aspen Williams.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, at the Jamestown
Assembly of God Church with Rev. Amos Pledger officiating.
Burial will be in Hess Cemetery at Coal Hill under the direction of
Roller-Cox Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers will be Randy Muldoon, Chris Nagel, Bret Nagel,
Jerry Parker, Tommy Hanson, and Ronnie Fannon.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jimmy Parker and Lewis Morrow.
Georgia H. Hendrix, 82, of Clarksville died Friday, Jan. 28, 2005, in
Johnson Regional Medical Center.
She was a native of Baldwin, daughter of the late John Taylor and
Mae Over Little, widow of Wilburn Hendrix, member of First Baptist
Church, retired from the alteration department of Quality Cleaners, and
also did alterations in her home for several years.
She is survived by one sister and brother-in-law, Bonnie and Wayne
Pyron of Clarksville; one brother and sister-in-law, Johnny and Janey
Little of Clarksville; caregiver, LaVerne Wages of Clarksville; and
special friends, Leon and Joyce Strope of Fayetteville.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, at the First Baptist Church
with Dr. Robert Brown officiating.
Burial was in Liberty Hill Cemetery at Hunt under the direction of
Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Henry Jacob McKnight, 84, of Vader, Wash., died Wednesday, Jan. 12,
2005, near Toledo, Wash.
He was a native of the Harmony Community, son of the late Jesse and
Tula Self McKnight, grew up in Hartman, Mountain Top and on the
Mulberry River, joined the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) at Ozone
in 1937 and the Navy in 1941 where he served in World War II and the
Korean War. He was a former resident of Adna, Wash., former employee of
Boeing, Geislers Sawmill, Palmer Lumber, Standard Dairy, Weyerhaeuser,
off-road truck driver, and raised cattle and horses.
He was preceded in death by five brothers, Verlin, Leonard, Robert
(Bel), Talmadge, and Finas Lee; and one granddaughter, Ashley Nelson.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years Cathryn McKnight; six
Alice McKnight of Toledo, Wash., Elaine Anagnostou of Sparks, Nev.,
Glenda Dailey of Castle Rock, Wash., Marcia Christensen of Woodland,
Wash., and Anita De La Rosa and Lynn McKnight, both of Vader, Wash.;
one son, Mark McKnight of Murrieta, Calif.; one sister, Lucy Black; 14
grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and
Funeral was Saturday, Jan. 22, at Fir Lawn Chapel in Toledo, Wash.,
followed by graveside services at Little Falls Cemetery.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Joey McKnight, Royce Anagnostou, Bill
Dailey, Kenneth Dailey, Jacob McKnight, Wesley Dailey, Chad Nelson,
Kyle Santo and Tal De La Rosa.
James Robert Brown, 56, of La Puente, Calif., died Saturday, Jan. 22,
2005, at his home.
He was a native of Clarksville, son of the late Hoyt and Helen Mae
Dickerson Brown, graduate of La Puente (California) High School,
Vietnam war veteran, retired truck driver for La Puente Ready Mix after
31 years of service, member of the California Pigeon Shooting Club,
National Skeet Shooting Association and American Trap Shooting
He is survived by one brother, Jerry Brown of La Puente, Calif.; and
several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at Hardwicke Funeral
Chapel with Rev. Larry Horne officiating. Burial will be in Liberty
Hill Cemetery at Hunt.
Kyler Tye Richards, infant son of Stephanie Andert of Ozark and Kenneth
Richards of Altus, died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2005, at his home.
He was born July 20, 2004, in Fort Smith.
Other survivors include one brother, Cameron Andert of Ozark;
grandmother, Dana Goodson of Texarkana; paternal grandmother, Sharon
Barnhouse of Altus; maternal great-grandparents, Larry and Judy Andert
of Ozark and Sarah Cox of Murfreesboro; and paternal great-grandmother,
Wanda Long of Coal Hill.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, at Calvary Baptist Church in
Ozark with Rev. Coyce Couch officiating.
Mollie Mae Webb, 69, of Ozone died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2005, at St.
Edward Mercy Medical Center in Fort Smith.
She was a daughter of the late William Andrew and Nora Ellen Webb
and a Baptist.
Survivors are her husband, Harrison Webb; four daughters, Mary Keith
and Helen Whitfield, both of Ozone, Martha Busby of Fort Payne, Ala.,
and Bonnie Webb of Mentone, Ala.; two sons, Ronald Webb of
Blountsville, Ala., and Andy Webb of Ozone; 15 grandchildren; and 19
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home
with Rev. Carl Sory officiating. Burial was in Salus Cemetery.
Von B. Allen, 90, of Sun City Center, Fla., died Friday, Jan. 28, 2005,
in Sun City Center, Fla.
A native of Clarksville, he was a son of the late Joe and Vivian
Allen, member of the Andrews Presbyterian Church and had been a
resident of Sun City Center, Fla., since 1989 having moved from
Survivors include his wife, Irene Allen; one daughter, Sherry Allen
Las Vegas, Nev.; one son, Larry Joe Allen of Independence, Mo.; two
sisters, Joanne Neumann of San Diego, Calif., and Geri Schuepbach of
Kansas City, Mo.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Graveside services and burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 3,
Harmony Cemetery with Rev. Bob King officiating. Arrangements are under
the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Wayne Jacobs, 78, of Hartman died Friday, Jan. 28, 2005.
He was a son of the late Harlan V. and Lena Mae Morelock Jacobs,
graduate of Hartman High School and the University of the Ozarks,
member of the First United Methodist Church, Missouri Fox Trotting
Horse Breed Association, Arkansas Cattleman's Association, Arkansas
Birdhunters Association, Northwest Arkansas Birdhunters Association,
Western Arkansas Coonhunters Association, and Arkansas Furniture
Association. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, a 32nd degree Mason,
retired manufacturing La-Z-Boy representative, served in the U. S. Army
during World War II and was the recipient of the following decorations,
two Overseas Service Bars, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Ribbon with two
Bronze Stars, Good Conduct Medal, Philippine Liberation Theatre
Campaign Ribbon with two Bronze Stars and Victory Ribbon.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years Pat Jacobs; one son, Kent
of Hartman; one daughter, Jill Pomet of Tampa, Fla.; one sister, Bobbie
Parsons of McAlester, Okla.; and two grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at the First United
Methodist Church with Rev. Steve Wingo officiating.
Burial will be in Kendall Cemetery under the direction of Hardwicke
Active pallbearers will be Dr. Fred Corder, Michael Deen, Don
Curtis Ferguson, Bill Hanuska, Mike Jacobs, Steve Messick and Jack
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