Ethel Marie Brewer
Ethel Marie Brewer, age 80, a resident of Lawrence Hall Nursing Center, died June 4, 2000, at Lawrence Hall.
Born May 13, 1920, at Mayfield, Ky., she was the daughter of Edward and May Smith Harpole. She was a dressmaker and a member of First Baptist Church in Walnut Ridge.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow W. Brewer; and two sons, H.E. Gene Brewer and Jimmy Brewer.
Survivors include three sons, Buck Brewer, Walnut Ridge, Franklin Brewer, Barnhart, Mo., and Rick L. Brewer, Sulphur Springs, Texas; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Graveside services and burial were Monday afternoon at 5 at Lawrence Memorial Park. Higginbotham Funeral Service had charge of the arrangements.
Austin Claude Ellis
Austin Claude Ellis, age 69, of Ravenden, died Sept. 27, 2000, at his home.
Born Sept. 8, 1931, at Wirth, he was a screw machine specialist for Gates Rubber Company/Hose Assembly in Rockford, Ill. He was a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans, an alderman for the city of Ravenden and a Lawrence County Auxiliary Police Officer.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.
Survivors include a son, Craig Ellis of Rockford, Ill.; three daughters, Connie Schinderling, Rockford, Ill., Cindi Smith, Ravenden, and Cathie Ellis, Conway; a stepson, Brad Siness, Camp Douglas, Wisc.; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Funeral was Saturday at noon at Higginbotham Chapel at Hardy with Rev. Floyd Richard officiating. Burial was in Perry Cemetery
under the direction of Higginbotham Funeral Service.
Pallbearers were James Stones, Daniel Dail, Blake Ellis, Travis Todd, Rex Marshal and Chuck Collins. Honorary pallbearers were Richard Schinderling and Cody Ellis.
Harold Wayne Shreve
Harold Wayne Shreve, age 25, of Bryant, died Sept. 30, 2000, after a six-year battle with brain cancer.
Born Sept. 29, 1975, he was the son of Harold and Cora Shreve. He was a graduate of Bryant High School and a member of the Church at Rock Creek. He was a licensed minister and was attending Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge. He had worked as a summer missionary and staffer at Super Summer Arkansas and was a relay torch bearer for the 1996 Olympic Games.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Floy Shreve, and his maternal grandparents, Milton and Ruby Ward.
Survivors include his parents, Harold and Cora Shreve, Bryant; a sister, Amy Lovett; and his paternal grandfather, Guy Shreve, Cave City.
Funeral was Tuesday afternoon at 2 at Roller Drummond Southwest Chapel with Rev. Doug Pruitt and Rev. Randy Brantley officiating and Bro. Danny Joe Burroughs singing. Burial was in Forest Hills Memorial Park.
Pallbearers were Jim Gosney, Bill Ritter, Blake Betts, Mark Manning, Wayne Arington and Ron Daniels.
Memorials may be made to the Fulfill A Wish Foundation, 100 Main Street, Little Rock, AR 72201.
Charles "Gene" Black, age 70, of Walnut Ridge, died Nov. 22, 1999, at his home, following a lengthy illness.
Dora Jean Utley
Dora Jean Utley, age 72, of Wynne, mother of Roy Harris of Hoxie, died Nov. 12, 1999, at Baptist Central Hospital in Memphis. Burial was Nov. 15 in Harris Chapel Cemetery
at Wynne under the direction of Kernodle Funeral Home.
Cordia Lee Parker Jones
Cordia Lee Parker Jones, age 84, of Egypt, died Nov. 16, 1999, at Rose Skill Care Nursing Center in Jonesboro.
Alyssa Dawn Marlow
Alyssa Dawn Marlow, great-granddaughter of Marvil and Calverine Hill of Imboden and great-great-granddaughter of Anna McLaughlin of Black Rock, was born and died Nov. 6, 1999. Burial was in Dunning Cemetery
near Poplar Bluff, Mo.
James Zebedee Todd
James Zebedee Todd, age 20, of Maynard, brother of Sonya Jines, Imboden, died Nov. 13, 1999, in Saulsberry, Tenn. Burial was Thursday in Pitman Cemetery
under the direction of McNabb Funeral Home.
Mattie Geneva Hunt McGough
Mattie Geneva Hunt McGough, age 82, of Mountain View, died Nov. 17, 1999, at White River Medical Center in Batesville.
Dr. C.W. Nickels, longtime Walnut Ridge dentist, dies
Dr. C.W. Nickels, who practiced dentistry in Walnut Ridge for over 40 years, died Monday at age 84 at his home in Springdale. Dr. Nickels, who also maintained a home in Walnut Ridge, died at the Northwest Medical Center, following an apparent heart attack.
Rupert Hembrey, age 80, of Black Rock, died April 4, 2000, at St. Bernards in Jonesboro.
Alden Louis Scholl
Alden Louis Scholl, age 59, of Hardy, died April 5, 2000, at St. Bernards in Jonesboro, following a lengthy illness.
Samuel Edward Bunch
Samuel Edward Bunch, age 81, a resident of Randolph Home in Pocahontas, died April 7, 2000.
Alfred Holland, age 78, a resident of Randolph Home in Pocahontas, died April 10, 2000, at Randolph Home.
Karvel Foster, age 68, of Jonesboro, died April 8, 2000, at St. Bernards in Jonesboro.
Allen Dulaney, age 40, of Walnut Ridge, died April 6, 2000, at his home.
Evelyn Jones, age 80, of Siloam Springs, formerly of Swifton, died April 5, 2000, at her home.
Sarah Blanche Mathis
Sarah Blanche Mathis, age 83, of Walnut Ridge, died April 8, 2000, at Lawrence Hall following a lengthy illness.
Gladys J. Burrow
Gladys J. Burrow, age 98, a resident of Lawrence Hall Nursing Center, died April 8, 2000.
Orvis Lee Grisham
Orvis Lee "O.L." Grisham, age 69, of Batesville, died April 7, 2000, at White River Medical Center, following a lengthy illness.
Lourenia Davis, age 87, of Walnut Ridge, died April 4, 2000, at White County Medical Center in Searcy.
Norma Teel Faulk
Norma Teel Faulk, age 54, of West Memphis, died April 9, 2000, at Crittenden Memorial Hospital.
Darrell E. Brown
Darrell E. Brown, age 64, of Winnebago, Ill., died March 31, 2000, at his home, following a 22-year battle with cancer.
Harold L. Mitchell
Harold L. Mitchell, age 75, of Walnut Ridge, died April 27, 2000.
Imogene Erwin, age 69, of Sedgwick, died May 2, 2000, at her home.
Marcus L. Frazier,
Marcus L. Frazier, age 80, of Walnut Ridge, died April 29, 2000, at Lawrence Hall.
Gabriel O. Rios
Gabriel O. Rios, age 90, of Walnut Ridge, died April 30, 2000, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
Kenneth L. McQuay
Kenneth L. McQuay, age 69, of Hoxie, died April 28, 2000, at the Regional Medical Center of NEA in Jonesboro, following a lengthy illness.
Ruby L. Herring
Ruby L. Herring, age 88, of Egypt, died April 30, 2000, at the Craighead Nursing Center.
Vernon V. Kell
Vernon V. Kell, age 94, of Imboden, died April 27, 2000, at Lawrence Hall, following a lengthy illness.
Brenda Lovett, age 54, of Lexington, Ill., died April 28, 2000, at St. Joseph Hospital, following a brief illness.
Jewel William Pickney
Jewel William Pickney, age 92, of Black Rock, died April 30, 2000, at Lawrence Hall, following a lengthy illness.
Mary Louise Hewlett Davis
Mary Louise Hewlett Davis, age 81, of Walnut Ridge, died May 2, 2000, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, following a lengthy illness.
Ruth Lee Reed
Ruth Lee Reed, age 89, of Hoxie, died Sept. 19, 2000, at Lawrence Hall Nursing Center in Walnut Ridge.
Richie Clark, age 22, of Dover, died Sept. 26, 2000, in an automobile accident 20 miles north of Ozark on Highway 23.
Randall Allen McCain
Randall Allen McCain, age 75, of Sherwood, died Sept. 24, 2000.
Shelby Jeann Peters
Shelby Jeann Peters, age 54, of Billings, Okla., formerly of Hoxie, died Sept. 20, 2000, at St. Mary's Mercy Hospital in Enid, Okla., following a lengthy illness.
Champ Williams, age 88, of Orlando, Fla., died Aug. 11, 2000.
H. Gene Clark
H. Gene Clark, age 72, of Jonesboro, died Sept. 24, 2000, at St. Bernards in Jonesboro.
Elsie Jane Collins
Elsie Jane Collins, age 99, of Livingston, Texas, died Sept. 7, 2000, at Bur-Mont Nursing Home in Livingston.
Henry V. Deyling
Henry V. "Hank" Deyling, age 57, of Nesbit, Miss., died Sept. 22, 2000, at Baptist Memorial Hospital East in Memphis.
J.W. "Jim" Phillips, age 69, of Walnut Ridge, died Nov. 6, 1999, at St. Bernards in Jonesboro, following a lengthy illness.