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Obituaries from March 2010

Starnita "Susie" Southern (03/30/10)
Starnita "Susie" Southern, 51, of Manila, died Wednesday, March 24, 2010 at her home after a brave battle with cancer. Ms. Southern was born Sept. 29, 1958, to the late Charlie Ladd and Velma Dover Ladd in Memphis, Tenn. ...
Harvie Lecil Collins (03/30/10)
Harvie Lecil Collins, 90, of Jonesboro, beloved husband, father, grandpa and uncle, went to be with the Lord Sunday, March 21, 2010, at St. Bernard's Village. Harvie was born on Oct. 29, 1919, in Etowah, to the late Gordie and Julia Veach Collins. ...
Jose Antonio Barajas (03/23/10)
Jose Antonio Barajas, 33, of Leachville, died Saturday, March 20, 2010, near Senath, Mo., from injuries received in an auto accident. Born at San Benito, Texas, he was a former Harlingen, Texas, resident and had lived in Leachville since 1990. He was a construction worker and attended Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Blytheville...
Silas Faith Stiles (03/23/10)
Silas Faith Stiles was born into Heaven on March 15, 2010, at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. She is survived by her parents Chris and April Bibbs Stiles of Lepanto; her sisters, Riley Grace Stiles and Noah Blaire Stiles, of the home; and her grandparents, Jerry Don and Kathy Stiles, Jerry Bibbs, and Dona Easley...
Tracy Lee Dace (03/23/10)
Tracy Lee Dace, 41, of Searcy, formerly of Manila, died Saturday, March 20, 2010, at White County Medical Center in Searcy of injuries suffered in an auto accident. Born at Tacoma, Wash., he had been a resident of Searcy for the past seven years and was employed by Orvis Fence Company...
Vaunda Leon Bowers (03/23/10)
Vaunda Leon Bowers, 88, went to be with the Lord and his loving wife of 66 years, Charline, on Wednesday,March 17, 2010, at Lakeside Nursing Center in Lake City. He was born April 17, 1921, in Fender to the late Charles and Anna Bowers. ...
James H. Cox (03/17/10)
James Henry Cox, 82, of Manila, died Tuesday, March 16, 2010, at the Gosnell Health Care Center. Born at New Albany, Miss., he was the son of the late John Henry and Bessie Mae Cox and had lived most of his life in Blytheville. He was a retired farmer and former employee of the City of Manila and had been a Manila resident for the past 15 years...
Tressie V. Ramsey (03/16/10)
Tressie V. Ramsey, 69, of Caraway passed away Sunday, March 7, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born Dec. 11, 1940, in Caruthersville, Mo., to the late James and Paulene Millikan. Mrs. Ramsey was a homemaker and a member of the Caraway First Baptist Church. She loved gardening, yard work and carpentry...
Mildred Elizabeth McWhirter (03/16/10)
Mildred Elizabeth McWhirter, 82, of Manila, the widow of Kenneth McWhirter, died Saturday, March 13, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born near Lake City, she was the daughter of ht elate Joseph Earl and Thelma Turner Hicks, and had been a longtime Manila resident. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinals' baseball fan and a member of the First Baptist Church in Manila...
Freeman Delbert Williams (03/09/10)
Freeman Delbert Williams, 82, of Jackson, Mo., formerly of Manila and Dexter, Mo., passed away Sunday, March 7, 2010, at Cape Girardeau. Born at Beach Grove, Ark., he was the son of the late Roy and Mamie Harvel Williams and had been a resident of Jackson for the past 11 years...
Marie Shaver (03/09/10)
Audith Marie Shaver, 78, formerly of Manila, died Tuesday, March 2, 2010, at the Renaissance Hospice Center in Olmsted Falls, Ohio. Born at Manila, she was the daughter of the late B.O. and Ollie Patterson Kelley and had lived most of her life in the Manila area. She was the widow of Jake Shaver and was a retired lab technician for the former Rodman Hospital in Leachville...
Jeannie Howard (03/09/10)
Jeannie Howard, 69, passed away Monday, March 1, 2010, at her residence. She was born Jan. 15, 1941, in Blytheville to the late Lois and Nettie Love. She was a homemaker and loved to do crossword puzzles. ...
Ruth F. Hillhouse (03/09/10)
Ruth F. Hillhouse, 78, passed away Friday, March 5, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center. She was born July 11, 1931, in Black Oak to the late Charlie and Lena Fletcher. Mrs. Hillhouse retired from Basler Electric where she worked in quality control and also worked for Home Instead as a caregiver. She was a member of the Caraway Church of Christ...
Vivian Dunigan (03/09/10)
Vivian Dunigan, 86, died Monday, March 1, 2010, surrounded by family and friends at her daughter's residence in Jonesboro, following her battle with pancreatic cancer. She was retired from the Buffalo Island Central School cafeteria where she was loved by all. She was a lifelong member of the Black Oak Church of Christ...
Lorene Lowry (03/03/10)
Mrs. Lorene Lowry, 92, of Leacvhille, died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, at the Manila Nursing Center. Born at Pottsville, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Mace and Ruth Daniels Tucker and had been a Leachville resident since 1933. She was the widow of Raymond Lowry and was a longtime member of the Leachville First Baptist Church...
Sarah Lee "Shug" Johnson (03/03/10)
Mrs. Sarah Lee "Shug" Johnson, 78, of Blytheville, the widow of Mr. Denver Johnson died Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010, at Walnut Ridge Nursing & Rehab Center. Born at Leachville, she was the daughter of the late Hugh and Lola Limebarger Polsgrove and had lived most of her life in Blytheville. She was of the Baptist faith and was a loving wife, mother and grandmother...
Mattie Arvala Wilson (03/03/10)
Mattie Arvala Wilson, 88, widow of Hebert Wilson of Leachville, died Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2010, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born at Bald Knob, she was the daughter of the late Lewis and Nora Ann McLendon Taylor and had been a longtime Leachville resident. She was retired from the former Brown Shoe Company in Leachville and a member of the Second Baptist Church...
Mildred Ometha Tipton (03/03/10)
Mrs. Mildred Ometha Tipton, 95, of Jonesboro, widow of A.A. "Pinky" Tipton, died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2010, at Monette Manor Nursing Home. Born at Essary Springs, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Viola Essary Anderson. She was a former long time Manila resident and member of the Church of Christ...
Ronald Gean Horner (03/03/10)
Ronald Gean Horner, 71, of Manila, died Monday, Feb. 22, 2010, at his home. Born in the Lost Cane Community, near Manila, he was the son of the late Johnny and Ruby Reed Horner and was a lifelong resident of Manila. ...