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Obituaries from December 2009

Sylbia Allene McPherson (12/30/09)
Sylbia Allene McPherson, 89, of Leachville, died Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Crockett, Ark., she was the daughter of the late J.W. and Bertha Phillips and had been a Leachville resident since her teenage years. Mrs. McPherson was an accomplished seamstress having worked for many of her friends and family over the years...
Helen Louise Johnson (12/30/09)
Helen Louise Johnson, 74, of Leachville, died Friday evening, Dec. 25, 2009, at her daughter's home in Crown Point, Ind. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Jessee Starkey and Betsy Thomas Starkey English. She and her husband were the retired owner/operators of Pin Bowl Recreation Center in Hammond, Ind...
Mark West (12/23/09)
Mark West, Jr., 72, died on Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009 at St. Bernards Hospice House after an extensive illness. Mr. West was born Aug. 8, 1937 to the late Mark West, Sr. and Bertha Mae Walker West in Collier Township, Greene County, Ark. ...
Eugene "Gene" Loven (12/23/09)
Eugene "Gene" Loven of Jonesboro, formally of Trumann, 78, died Friday, Dec. 18, 2009 at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., after a brief illness. Mr. Loven was born June 11, 1931 to the late Frank Loven and Carrie Black Loven in Old Weona, Arkansas. ...
Jessie Leonard Johnson (12/23/09)
Jessie Leonard Johnson, 73, of Leachville, died Sunday, Dec. 20, 2009, at his home. Born at Leachville, he was the son of the late Rudy and Lola Bishop Johnson and was a lifelong resident. He was a 1954 graduate of Leachville High School and was retired form the agriculture industry...
Ladon Halsey (12/23/09)
Ladon Halsey, 86, died Thursday, Dec. 17, 2009 at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Monette on August 10, 1923 to the late Chester and Myrte Bray, she was a homemaker and a member of the Monette Church of Christ. She was also a member of the Home Demonstration Club, Monette Church of Christ Ladies Class, Monette P.T.A., and room mother for many years at Monette Schools...
Ernest Page Clark (12/23/09)
Ernest Page Clark, 75, died on Monday, Dec. 14, 2009 at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center after a battle with cancer. Mr. Clark was born Dec. 8, 1934 to the late Connie Grady Clark and Minta Barber Clark in Raleigh, N.C. ...
Sharron Kay Barker (12/23/09)
Sharron Kay Barker, 63, of Manila, widow of C.L. Barker, died Saturday, Dec. 19, 2009, at the NEA/Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jonesboro. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Lillie Mae Williams Carter and had been a lifelong Manila resident. ...
Beatrice Davis (12/17/09)
Beatrice Davis, 85, of Blytheville, died Friday, Dec. 11, 2009, at St. Bernards Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Lexington, Tenn., to Wiley and Missie Pruitt Middleton, she lived most of her life in Blytheville and was a member of the Gospel Lighthouse Church. ...
Applerine Finley (12/17/09)
Mrs. Applerine Finley, 89, of Jonesboro, former longtime Leachville resident, died Monday, Dec. 7, 2009, at her home. The daughter of the late Robert and Annie Swedholm Cobbs, she had lived most of her life in Leachville. She was a homemaker and a former employee of the American Greeting Card company in Osceola and had lived in Jonesboro for the past several years...
Ima Jean Dortch McCullough (12/08/09)
Ima Jean Dortch McCullough, 80, of Bella Vista, and a former longtime resident of Blytheville, died Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009, at the Highland Health Center in Bella Vista. She was born in Leachville on March 1, 1929, to the late Ira Lee and Beatrice Stella Gossett Dortch. ...
Thomas Allyn Frazer (12/08/09)
Thomas Allyn Frazer, 73, of Leachville, died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2009, at the Great River Medical Center in Blytheville. Born in Chester, Ill., he was the son of the late Francis Roosevelt and Ethel Loucille Atchison Frazer and had been a longtime resident of Illinois before moving to Leachville in 1986. He was a retired river boat captain...
Clarence Darrel Reese (12/02/09)
Clarence Darrel Reese, 87, of Trumann, died Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2009, at the family residence. He was born in Pryor, Mo., and had lived most of his life in Trumann. He was a retired service manager for the former Firestone and Goodyear Stores in Trumann, was a veteran of the U.S. ...
Charles Masterson (12/02/09)
Charles Sherman Masterson, 78, of Leachville, died Saturday, Nov. 28, 2009, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Corning, he was the son of the late Andrew and Minnie Waller Masterson and had lived much of his life in Clarkton, Mo. ...
Jenanne M. Martin (12/02/09)
Jenanne M. Martin, 61, of Jonesboro, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009. She was born in Jonesboro on Jan. 7, 1948. Mrs. Martin was a retired school teacher. She graduated from ASU in 1969 and received a Master's Degree from ASU in 1979. ...
Charles Lewis Adams (12/02/09)
Charles Lewis Adams, 61 of Manila, died Friday, Nov. 27, 2009, in an auto accident near Bay. Born at Tyronza, he had been a Manila resident for the past 29 years. He was a retired postal clerk and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War...