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Obituaries from January 2009

Jim Stogsdill (01/21/09)
Jim Stogsdill, 69, of Caraway, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, at St. Bernards Medical Center. He was born Aug. 6, 1939, in Paragould to the late Elmer and Elizabeth Stogsdill Sr. He was a 1957 graduate of Jonesboro High School. ...
Eddie Joe Henderson (01/21/09)
Eddie Joe Henderson, 80, of Manila, formerly of Rector, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, at Arkansas Methodist Medical Center in Paragould. She was born Aug. 19, 1928, at Holland, Mo. She was a homemaker and a Baptist. She was a member of Purcell Church for many years...
Virgil Ray Healey (01/21/09)
Virgil Ray Healey, 73, of Leachville, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Leachville, he was the son of the late Claud W. and Maggie Lee Moore Healey and had lived most of his life in Texas. He was a United States Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War and returned to Leachville following his retirement in 2003...
Mildred Dunigan (01/21/09)
Mildred Dunigan, 82, of Black Oak died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born June 24, 1926 in Macey to the late James and Margaret Chambers. She retired from Buffalo Island Central School District, where she worked in the cafeteria. She was a member of the Black Oak Church of Christ...
Wanda Deeds (01/21/09)
Wanda Deeds, 76, of Manila died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. She was born May 26, 1932, in Heber Springs to the late Guy and Lucy Brady. She was a checker for American Greetings and a member of the Little River Baptist Church...
Freda Jane Sims Cooper (01/21/09)
Freda Jane Sims Cooper, 53, died at her Blytheville home Friday, Jan. 16, 2009. Born at Lepanto on July 22, 1955, she is the daughter of Arvil and Ruby Sims. She was a graduate of Rivercrest High School and recently retired from the offices of United Way in Memphis. She is a longtime resident of the Mississippi County area...
Kenneth "Buster" Bratten (01/21/09)
Kenneth "Buster" Bratten, 95, of Jonesboro died Friday, Jan. 16, 2009, at St. Elizabeth's Place. Born May 12, 1913, at Tuckerman he moved to Monette as a teenager. He married Lola Sue Powell in 1934. ...
John Calhoun "JC" South (01/13/09)
John Calhoun "JC" South, 64, of Manila died Jan. 5, 2009, at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro. He was born Aug. 27, 1944, at Hillboro, Ala. He was a farmer and of the Pentecostal faith. He was preceded in death by his mother and stepfather, Nora and Harlo Newman; a sister, Margaret Newman; and a brother, Franklin Newman...
Randy Lynn Hoskins (01/13/09)
Randy Lynn Hoskins, 49, of Jonesboro, son of retired Piggott Postmaster Bobby Hoskins and Walcott Postmaster June Hoskins of Piggott, died Thursday, Jan. 08, 2009, at his home of natural causes. Born in Flint, Mich., he was a 1978 graduate of Jonesboro High School. ...
Kenneth Irvin Caery (01/13/09)
Kenneth Irvin Caery, 77, of Manila, died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, at his home. Born in the Blackwater Community near Manila, he attended Blackwater School and was a 1948 graduate of Manila High School. ...
Kenneth Irvin Caery (01/13/09)
Kenneth Irvin Caery, 77, of Manila, died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2009, at his home. Born in the Blackwater Community near Manila, he attended Blackwater School and was a 1948 graduate of Manila High School. ...
Robin Denise Buchanan (01/13/09)
Robin Denise Buchanan, 42, of Steele, Mo., died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009, at Regional Hospital of Jackson, Tenn., after an extensive illness. She was born May 6, 1966, in Hayti, Mo., to Joe Shivers and Diana Pollard Shivers...
Kathryn Marie Morris (01/07/09)
Kathryn Marie Morris, 54, formerly of Manila, died at Mainland Hospital in Texas City, Texas, on Dec. 23, 2008. She was born May 20, 1954 in Houston, Texas, to the late Ray and Mary Morris (Rogers) of Manila. She was a Baptist and had worked most of her life as a certified nurses aide...
Phyllis Ann Gourley Simpson (01/07/09)
Phyllis Ann Gourley Simpson, 67, of Mountain View died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2009 at NEA Baptist Hospital in Jonesboro. Formerly of Caraway, she was born May 3, 1941 in Delaware. She was retired from American Greetings in Osceola and a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Mountain View...
Vivian Valeria Oglesby (01/07/09)
Vivian Valeria Oglesby, 88, of Flint, Mich., formerly of Manila, died Thursday, Jan. 1, 2009, at Maple Woods Manor in Flint, Mich. Born in Como, Mo., she was the daughter of the late William and Mary Bennett Still. She was the widow of Everett Oglesby who preceded her in death in 1979. She was a homemaker and a member of the Colonial Hills Baptist Church in Flint...
Kenneth Raymond Keating (01/07/09)
Kenneth Raymond Keating, 59, of Farmington Mo., formerly of Senath, Mo., died on Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008 at Mineral Area Hospital in Farmington, Mo. after an extensive illness. Born June 13, 1949, in Kennett, Mo., to the late Ray E. ...
Billie Jo Huskey (01/07/09)
Billie Jo Huskey, 44, of Powhaton, formerly of Joiner, died Friday, Jan. 2, 2009, at St. Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro. She was born May 4, 1964, in Blytheville, the daughter of Billy and Janet Harston of Powhatan. She was a member of Faith Tabernacle in Hoxie...
Hazel Wilborn Holmes (01/07/09)
Hazel Wilborn Holmes, 65, of Saint Ann, Mo., died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, at her home. Born at Leachville, she was the daughter of the late John and Opal Wilborn. She was a retired Boeing Aircraft employee...
Millard Harvey (01/07/09)
Millard Harvey, 82, of Lake City died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, at his residence. He was born Sept. 7, 1926, in Dixie to the late Tom and Wanda Harvey. He had worked at Atlas Construction Company as a dragline operator and at Monroe's as a line supervisor. Mr. Harvey was a member of the Lake City Masonic Lodge and served his country in the United States Army...
Clell Castleman (01/07/09)
Clell Castleman, 88, of Manila, died Monday, Dec. 29, 2008, at his home. Born at Bay, he was the son of the late J.E. and Inez Behmy Castleman and had lived most of his life in Manila. He spent 20 years in Michigan and retired from General Motors. ...
Gladys Ann Crafton Neubauer (01/02/09)
Gladys Ann Crafton Neubauer, 95, of Columbus, Miss., died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, in Columbus. She was a former long-time resident of the Buckeye Community near Leachville and was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church in Hamilton, Miss. ...
Donald Howard Moore, Sr. (01/02/09)
Donald Howard Moore, Sr., 75, of Manila, died Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2008. Born at Carvers Creek, N.C., he was the son of the late Aude and Mava Ledford Moore and had been a Manila resident since 2005. He was a 1951 graduate of Elizabeth Town High School in Elizabeth Town, N.C. ...
William Lee Barrett (01/02/09)
William Lee Barrett, 58, of Jonesboro, died Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008, at the Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City. Born at Hayti, Mo., he was a former Michigan resident and had lived in Jonesboro for the past 20 years. He was a retired tree trimmer, a member of the Childress Baptist Church, and a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam War...