Danny Bourland - Blytheville

Friday, June 7, 2002

Danny Bourland, 62, of Blytheville, died Saturday, June 1, 2002, at Methodist Hospital in Germantown, Tenn. Born in the Lost Cane community to Merritt and Estelle Stutts Bourland, he was a lifelong area resident and a member of First Baptist Church where he served as a deacon. Mr. Bourland had farming and agricultural interests and was a former manager of Cotton rowers Gin. He was a financial consultant with A.G. Edwards and Sons in Blytheville prior to his retirement.

He is survived by his wife, Doris Wheeler Bourland; two daughters, Layne Bourland of Maumelle and Kelly Boothe and her husband, Tom, also of Maumelle; three brothers, James Bourland of Jonesboro, Larry Bourland of York, Penn., and Freddie Bourland of Keiser; and one grandson, Carson Boothe.

His parents preceded him in death.

The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church in Blytheville with Rev. Bill Fuller officiating. Burial was in Elmwood Cemetery under the direction of Cobb Funeral Home of Blytheville.