Nelda Jean Holland 1926 - 2003
Nelda Jean Holland was born July 24, 1926 in Oklahoma to Harve and Nellie Rains Martin. She married Clarence C. Holland Sr. on December 29, 1942 at Muskogee, Ok. She moved to Mountain Home in 1984 from Eufaula, Oklahoma. She passed away on February 3, 2003 at Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 76 years, 7 months, and 9 days. She was a homemaker and a Baptist.
Survived by: 2 Sons: David Holland (wife Georgeann) of Matthews, N.C. and Clarence Holland (Wife Wanda) of Paris, Tx. 1 Daughter: Sharon George (Husband Dennis) of Allen, Tx. 10 grandchildren and 17 great Grandchildren, 1 Step Daughter: Earleen Dowd (Husband George) of Mountain Home, Arkansas, and a Companion of many years: Earl Paxson of Mountain Home.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, Husband Clarence Holland, one Son, one Granddaughter, one Great Granddaughter, and one Brother.
Funeral: all services are private.
Burial arrangements: Ft. Rosencrans National Cemetery, San Diego, Ca.
Memorials: Hospice of the Ozarks
Geneve Esther Holmberg November 17, 1914 - July 21, 2002
Geneve Esther Holmberg, 87, of Bull Shoals died July 21, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center. She was born November 17, 1914 in Bismark, IL. to Edward and Margaret Harbaugh Huffman. She married Arthur Edward Holmberg on June 5, 1937 in Chicago, IL. She was a Traffic Manager for an Advertising Agency. She was a member of Bull Shoals United Methodist Church. She was a member of Bullshoals Lake / White River Chamber of Commererce, Quilters of Bull Shoals United Methodist Church, Rivercliff Ladies Golf Club and the organist at United Methodist Church in Bull Shoals for 14 years.
Survived by: She is survived by her son Arthur E. "Skip" Holmberg and Linda of Bull Shoals; 2 grandsons Jess E. Holmberg and wif Megan and Brett A. Holmberg both of Branson, MO; 2 brothers Jesse "Bud" Huffman and wife Ruth of Bull Shoals and Joe Huffman and wife Vera of Danville, IL; 2 sisters Violet Hoskins and husband Bob of Raleigh, NC and Margaret Warren of Hendersonville, NC.
Preceded in Death by: She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 brothers and 3 sisters.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be 2:00 P.M. Wednesday at Bull Shoals Presbyterian Church with Dr. Fred Taylor officiating.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in Acacia Park Cemetery
in Chicago, IL.
Margaret Elizabeth Hooper December 29, 1915 - June 25, 2003
Margaret Elizabeth Hooper was born at Middlesboro, Kentucky to George H. and Elizabeth Kumli Guderian on December 29, 1915. She married Eugene Everette Hooper on May 10, 1958 in Chicago, Illinois. A resident of Bull Shoals since moving from Elmhurst, Illinois in 1992, she had worked in public relations for Loyola University in Chicago. Mrs. Hooper entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, June 25, 2003 at the age of 87 years, 5 months and 26 days.
Survived by: She is survived by three nieces, Margaret Guderian Cunningham of Syracuse, New York; Barbara J. Csoka of Palatine, Illinois, and Eleanor Guderian of Louisville, Kentucky; and one great - niece, Kathy Cunningham of New York.
Preceded in Death by: She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and three brothers.
Memorials: Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Ozarks.
Jessie Leon Hopkins 1932 - 2003
Jessie Leon Hopkins was born December 28, 1932 at Corinth, Mississippi to Jessie and Ruby Lynch Hopkins. He married Cheryl Robinson on January 25, 1968 in Canton, Mississippi. A United States Army veteran, he was a member of Madison County Law Enforcement for 36 years, fourteen of which he served as Sheriff of Madison County. He was a long time hunter of big game in Wyoming. As an avid hunter and sportsman, he was attracted to the White River area and moved from Canton, Mississippi to Flippin, Arkansas in December 2000. He was a member of the National Sheriff’s Association and was of the Methodist faith. Jessie Leon Hopkins entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, July 30, 2003 at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 70 years, 7 months and 2 days.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Hopkins of Flippin, Arkansas; one son, Tommy (Sheila) Hopkins of Corinth, Mississippi; two grandchildren, Tanner (Jennifer) Hopkins of Davey, Florida and Leesa Hopkins of Starkville, Mississippi; two brothers and one sister, Lenard (Betty) Hopkins, LeRoy Hopkins, and Lora Ann (Hansford) Huff, all of Corinth, Mississippi.
Preceded in Death by: He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Cooper, who passed away in 1994, one brother and one sister.
Funeral: Graveside service will be at 3:00 P.M. Saturday, August 2, 2003 at St. Joseph Cemetery, in Gluckstadt, Mississippi with a gathering of friends and family at 2:00 P.M. Reverend Morris Taylor will officiate.
Burial arrangements: Saint Joseph Cemetery, Gluckstadt, Mississippi
Memorials: Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church Building Fund or Charles Cooper Hopkins Scholarship Fund – Mississippi College, Clinton, Mississippi.
Rubye Hubbard 1917 - 2002
Rubye Faye Hubbard was born November 13, 1917 at Ft. Stockton, Texas the daughter of Rudolf Harris Johns and Norma Regina O'Bryan Johns. She had been a resident of the Mountain Home area since moving from El Paso, Texas in 1998. She worked for Mountain Bell Telephone Co. for 25 years in clerical dept.
Survived by: 1 daughter, Norma Barnett of Mountain Home; 2 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; 1 sister Ola Mae Wallace of Ft. Worth, Texas.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, 1 Sister
Funeral: Restlawn Memorial Park Chapel in El Paso, TX at 11:00 AM on January 24, 2002.
Burial arrangements: Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery
in El Paso, Texas
Memorials: First Christian Church in Mountain Home.
Edwin Hudec 1915 - 2002
He was born August 17, 1915 at Chicago, IL to Edward and Ann Hubka Hudec. He married Carol Hobart on June 4, 1976 at Mountain Home, AR. He was a Quality Control Supervisor for the United States Government. He was a resident of Mountain Home, AR since moving from Chicago in 1972. He served in the US Air Corps. He was a member of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church. He loved to fish, built model airplanes, was a member of the Fun Twillers Square Dancing, and bowled with the Fun Bunch and Thursday Golden Agers at Driftwood.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife - Carol Hudec; Stepchildren - Cathy Wingenbach of Carlsbad, CA and William Powers of Minneapolis, MN; Step Granddaughter - Nichole Thompson of Vista, CA; Step Great Grandchild - Deagan J. Thompson of CA; Nephew - Kenneth Cechura of Chicago; a niece - Linda Cechura of Houston, TX; and a sister in law - Blanche Cechura of Mountain Home
Preceded in Death by: He was preceded in death by his first wife, 2 brothers, and 2 sisters.
Funeral: Memorial Service for Edwin L. Hudec, 87, will be Friday, 2:00 PM, at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Burial arrangements: . Interment will be in Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Baxter County Humane Society.
Eva Ruth Huett September 8, 1920 - March 4, 2002
Eva Ruth Huett was born to Jonathan Shrable and Ada Ware in Viddette, AR. She married Verlin Huett April 22, 1939 at Mountain Home, AR. She was a housewife. She moved to Mountain Home, AR in 1945 from Fulton, AR. She was a member of the Walker Road Church of Christ.
Survived by: Husband: Verlin Huett, 1 Son: Mike Huett, 2 Daughters: Joan Hendon, Janis Blasdel 11 Grandchildren 13 Great Grandchildren 1 Great Great Grandchild Neices and Nephews Sister - in - Law; Marie Shrable
Preceded in Death by: parents, 5 brothers, 6 sisters
Visitation: 12:00 to 8:00PM Wednesday, March 6, 2002 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home
Funeral: Kirby - Boaz Chapel Thursday, March 7, 2002 at 2:00 PM.
Burial arrangements: Custer Herron Cemetery
in Henderson, AR
Memorials: Arkansas Children's Hospital
William Weir Huff May 21, 1950 - January 12, 2003
William Weir Huff was born May 21, 1950 at Chicago, Illinois to James A. and Mary Weir Huff. He moved to the Mountain Home area in 1992 from Monmouth, Ill. He married Katherine Coapstick Caldwell on September 8, 2001 at Lakeview, Arkansas. He was a time share salesman and a member of the Living Word Church in Mountain Home. He died January 12, 2003 in Springfield, Missouri at the age of 52 years, 7 months, and 21 days.
Survived by: Wife: Kathy of the Home, 2 Step daughters: Kelly Jank and Krissy Unkel of the home, 1 Son: Corbin Huff of Galesburg, Ill. and 1 daughter: Kimberly Peoples of Granville, Ill., 6 grandchildren and 1 brother: Albie Huff (wife Sandy) of Monmouth, Ill. He is also survived by a special friend Doug Hardin of Monmouth, Ill.
Preceded in Death by: parents
Visitation: will be from 1:00 P.M. until service time on January 16, 2003.
Funeral: Funeral Services will be 3:00 p.m. January 16, 2003 at the Kirby Boaz Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Dave Lundy and Rev Loy Hoskins officiating.
Burial arrangements: will be private
Memorials: The Living Word Church for the family.
Additional Notes: He was an avid fisherman
Michael Lynn Hughes 1953 - 2002
Michael Lynn Hughes was born September 26, 1953 at Wichita, Kansas to Clarence and Hazel Martin Hughes. He was a police officer and married Dixie Burton on May 31, 1975 at Wichita. He moved to Mounain Home, Arkansas in June 1989 where he passed away on March 30, 2002 at the age of 48 years, 6 months, and 4 days.
Survived by: Wife: Dixie Hughes of Mountain Home, Arkansas 2 Sons: Shawn Hughes (wife Brandi) of Wichita, Kansas and Brandon Hughes of Mountain Home. 2 Daughters: Shannon and Brandy Hughes of Mountain Home, 2 grandchildren and 2 Brothers: Sidney Hughes (wife Angie) and Jerry Hughes(wife Beverly) both of Mountain Home, 1 Sister Judy Greer of Wichita, Kansas.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, and 1 brother in law: Fred Greer
Funeral: Graveside services were held on Monday, April 1, 2002 at Kirby's Tucker Memorial Mausoleum.
Neal Warren Hummitsch 1929 - 2003
Neal Warren Hummitsch was born May 26, 1929 at Phillips, Wisconsin the son of Alfred and Johanna Voss Hummitsch. He married Laura Hagan at Crown Point, Indiana on May 14, 1949 and had lived in the Mountain Home area since moving from Oak Lawn, Illinois in 1991. He was a diesel mechanic and member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Mountain Home Moose Lodge #1953 and B.P.O.Elks. Neal Warren Hummitsch entered into eternal rest on April 19, 2003 at Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 73 years, 10 months and 23 days.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife Laura, son Robert (Judy) Hummitsch of LeSueur, Minnesota, daughters Donna (Greg) Eaton and Joyce Hammond of Westmont, Illinois, 6 Grandchildren, 4 Great Grandchildren, a brother Carl (Shirley) Hummitsch of Helensdale, California and a sister Alice Morey of Phillips, Wisconsin.
Preceded in Death by: by his parents, a brother Richard and 1 grandson.
Funeral: Memorial service for Neal Warren Hummitsch of Mountain Home will be at 11:00, Wednesday at Holy Cross Lutheran Church with Reverend Larry Olson and B.P.O. Elks Lodge officiating.
Burial arrangements: Phillilps Cemetery, Phillips, Wisc.
Memorials: Hospice of the Ozarks or Holy Cross Lutheran Church sign Fund.