Clara E. Mabry
January 31st, 1941 - September 5th, 2014 (73 years old)
Clara E. Mabry, 73 of Russellville, passed away Friday, September 5, 2014. She was born January 31, 1941, in Pope County, AR, to the late Verna I. Hillis Edwards and Charles A. Edwards. She is preceded in death by her husband, Roy Edward Mabry, Sr; son, Randall Mabry and daughter, Cynthia Mabry. She is survived by her daughter, Katherine Hourt of Mesa, AZ; grandson, Joshua Hourt; two brothers; Robert Edwards (Maribeth) of Russellville; John Edwards of New Blaine; one sister, Mary Hassel (Jerry) of Scottsville; several other family members, including stepchildren and step-grandchildren. Visitation will be Monday, 5-7pm at Broussard Funeral Home, Russellville. Funeral service will be 10am, Tuesday, September 9, 2014 at Grace Baptist Church, Russellville with Mr. Roger Pierce officiating. Burial will be at Pisgah Cemetery under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home.
July 15th, 1926 - September 17th, 2014 (88 years old)
Hershell Darrell Goins, 88 of Pottsville, passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014. He was born July 15, 1926, in White Oak, MO to the late Charlie Goins and Ollie Mae Meddley Goins. He is preceded in death by his parents; his brothers; and one sister. He served in WWII in the Pacific, loved his family and loved to hunt and fish. He is survived by his wife, Dora Goins; four sons and their spouses, Darrell Goins, George and Verna Goins, Rocky and Fran Goins, and Richard and Alice Goins; and one daughter, Glenda and Mark Goins; 14 grandchildren; and 18 great grandchildren. Visitation will be Saturday September 20, 2014 from 12 to 2pm at Broussard Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 2pm. Burial will be at Pisgah Cemetery under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home.
September 8th, 1942 - September 15th, 2014 (72 years old)
James Wood 72 of Russellville, passed away Monday, September 15, 2014. He was born September 8, 1942 in Clarksville, Arkansas. He was a 20 year Army Veteran. He is preceded in death by his parents, William Wood and Flora Vinson Wood and 1st wife Linda Paige Wood. He is survived by his 2nd wife Beverly Basford Wood; one son, Danny Wood; two sisters, Wanda Alcon and Shirley O'Keefe; a special niece, Londa McCreary. He had numerous nieces, nephews; great nieces, nephews; other close family and close friends including Andi, Teri and Zoee Coffman and beloved dog, Koda. A memorial service will be held at the Russellville V.F.W. Post 2883 at noon on Monday, September 22. Donations are being accepted through Broussard Funeral Home of Russellville.
August 11th, 1944 - September 25th, 2014 (70 years old)
Charlotte Filloon, 70, of Russellville, Arkansas departed this life on Thursday, September 25, 2014. She was born August 11, 1944 in Russellville, Arkansas to Harrell and Charlene Henry Brady. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband Eddie Ray Filloon; and her daughter Laura Ann Carroll. She is survived by her son Scott Filloon and wife Connie Sue; two brothers, Larry Brady and wife Mary Ellen, Gene Brady and wife Reba; one sister, Kathy Bristow; her longtime companion, Dave Sellers; three grandchildren, Paisley Bates, Bailey Bates, and Chloe Carroll; four nephews Terry Brady, Brent Brady and Matt Bristow, Tyler Bristow; niece Tawnya Beard; and a host of relatives and friends. A memorial service will be at 12 noon, Saturday, September 27, 2014, with visitation following, at Broussard Funeral Home.
Dora Mae Burleson
November 3rd, 1943 - October 3rd, 2014 (70 years old)
Dora Mae Burleson, 70 of Atkins, Arkansas departed this life Friday, October 3, 2014 in Little Rock. She was born November 3, 1943 in Piedmont, Missouri to Alfred and Maxine Hill. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Charlie Burleson; a great-grandchild, Kyle Higman; four brothers, Freddie, John, Bobby and Art. Survivors include one son and daughter in-law, Charles and Brenda Burleson; three daughters and two sons in-law, Laura and Willie Powell, Eva Smith, Gloria and Neal McCain; five sisters, Bessie Cooper, Wilma Fite, Glenda Storms, Betty Vaughn, Rosie West; 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, October 6, 2014 at Moores Chapel Cemetery in Waveland in Yell County officiated by Pastor Jonia Smith under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home of Russellville. Visitation will from 10 a.m., till 12 noon, on Monday at the funeral home.
Kennith H. Page
December 13th, 1937 - October 3rd, 2014 (76 years old)
Kennith H. Page, 76, of Russellville, passed away Friday, October 3, 2014. He was born December 13, 1937, in Treat, AR, to Quinn Page, Sr. and Lottie Underhill Page. He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Quinn Page, Jr., Bill Page, Jack Page, Eugene Page; sisters, Dollie Mathis, Jewel Mathis, Euva Newton, Artie Page, Clara Hayes. He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Vela Page of Russellville; two daughters, Rita Page Rogers & husband Jerry Rogers of Branson, MO, Loretta Page of Russellville; one grandson, Kennith George of Russellville; one brother, Earl Page; two sisters, Cledyth Latham and Faye McAnulty; many family members and numerous friends. Visitation will be Monday, October 6, 2014, 5-7pm at Broussard Funeral Home, Russellville. Funeral service will be 10am, Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at South New Hope Assembly of God with Bro. Bud Avants, Bro. Jeremy Mathis & Bro. Norman Chenowith officiating. Burial will be at Bowden Cemetery under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Alvin McAnulty, Andy McAnulty, Terry Latham, Gary Latham, Van Ray Page, Steven McCutcheon. Honorary Pallbearers will be Lelus Mathis, Louie Mathis, Jerry Mathis, Larry Newton. The family would like to thank Nakosha McNeese and all the staff of Arkansas Hospice, for their excellent care of Kennith.
March 24th, 1921 - October 17th, 2014 (93 years old)
Laverne Mills, 93 of Russellville, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014. She was born March 24, 1921 in Hattieville, Arkansas. She is preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Lula (Gullett) Jefferys; husband and father of their four children, Walter Alewine; husband, William Mills; two sons, Don Alewine and John Alewine; two daughters, Jana Alewine and Joyce Rook. She is survived by her daughter, Jayne Wells; six grandchildren, Jonathan Wells, Joshua Wells, Chuck Draper, Caron Draper, Todd Alewine and Johnna McElroy; a great grand daughter, Abbey Miller; and numerous nieces and nephews. Graveside funeral service and burial will be 2:00 pm, Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at Shiloh Cemetery, Atkins, AR under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home.
August 12th, 1971 - October 19th, 2014 (43 years old)
Kimberely Dianne Thurman, 43, passed away Sunday October 19, 2014 at St Mary's in Russellville. She was born August 12, 1971 in Russellville, Arkansas to Bill and Pamela Partain Duvall. Survivors include her children David and Lucy; her mother, Pamela Duvall; her father and step mother, Bill and Kathy Duvall; three sisters, Heather Duvall, Brandy Cochran, and Karen Boyd; one grandmother, Fern Partain; one nephew and five nieces. The family will hold a private memorial service at a later date.
April 6th, 1978 - October 21st, 2014 (36 years old)
John Jason Stark, 36, of Pottsville passed away Tuesday, October 21, 2014 at his home. He was born March 6, 1978 in Eugene, Oregon to Donald and Sherry Dewberry Stark. He is survived by his wife, Kalyn Stark and his parents. All arrangements are private and under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home of Russellville.
July 20th, 1932 - October 18th, 2015 (83 years old)
George Ratzlaff, 83, departed this life Sunday, October 18, 2015 in Russellville, Arkansas. He was born July 20, 1932 in Jamestown, North Dakota to Lewis and Mary Josephine Ratzlaff. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, William and Lewis; two sisters, Mary and Margaret; one granddaughter, Lori Miller. George was last employed by United Technology, CSD Division. He was an Ambassador for Promise Keepers in California; Deacon for Hillside Church, California; Elder for Peaceful Valley Church, California; he currently attended the Fellowship of Christians in Russellville; George was on the school board for Morgan Hill, California; the planning commission in California. Survivors include his wife Joan Ratzlaff; six step children, Cinda and John Nichols of Texas, Connie Dewey of Montana, Susan Towne of Dover, Steve and Cindy McGee of Washington, Scott and Janet McGee of California, Stuart and Paula McGee of Dover; 13 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren. Funeral service will be 2 PM Saturday, October 24, 2015 at McFadden Cemetery in Dover. A memorial service will be held Friday, October 23, 2015 6 PM at Fellowship of Christians.
Shirley Ann Keeney
February 9th, 1948 - October 24th, 2015 (67 years old)
Shirley Ann Keeney, 67, of Russellville, AR, passed away Saturday, October 24, 2015 at her home. She was born February 9, 1948 in Fayetteville, AR to Jack Beaman and Margaret Reynolds Beaman. She is preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her husband, Donald Keeney, Russellville, AR; son, John Merkey, Russellville, AR; two daughters, Joanne Heffley & Luke, Russellville, AR, Jennifer Block & Jeremy, Hope, AR; eight grandchildren, Holly Smith, Erika Munger, Brandon Munger, Nathan Merkey, Lincoln Heffley, Reagan Heffley, McKinley Heffley, Corbin Block; three great grandchildren; siblings, Waldo Beaman, Jack Beaman, Jr., Elizabeth Rosenau; several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends. Memorial service will be 10am, Saturday, October 31, 2015 at Russellville First Assembly of God Church, with Bro. Bud Avants officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home.
April 29th, 1935 - October 15th, 2015 (80 years old)
Robert D. "Bobby" Story, 80, of Hector, AR, passed away Thursday, October 15, 2015 at the River Valley Hospice House, surrounded by his loving family. He was born April 29, 1935 in Hector, to Olus Story and Jewell (George) Story. Bobby was a loving father and grandfather. His memory will be cherished by his six children, Robert Story, Jeannie & Dennis Riley, Andy & Tisha Story, Sandy & Donny Dollar, Roger & Michele Story, Ronnie & Melani Story; twenty-five grandchildren; twenty-eight great-grandchildren. Visitation will be 5-7pm, Sunday, October 18, 2015 at Broussard Funeral Home. Funeral service will be 10am, Monday, October 19, 2015 at Hector First Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Dean Caldwell and the Rev. Shane Williams officiating. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be four of his grandsons, Jerry "Bubba" Rudder, Jacob Riley, Corey Story, Matt Story and Clifford Roberson & Timmy Blair. Honorary Pallbearers will be all of his grandchildren, extended family and friends The family would like to extend their deepest appreciation to Stacy Fox for taking such good care of Dad, as well as the Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home. The family would like to extend their deepest appreciation to Stacy Fox for taking such good care of Dad, as well as the Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home.
Mary Adeline Cole
November 21st, 1938 - October 26th, 2015 (76 years old)
Mary Adeline Cole, 76, of Russellville, departed this life on Monday, October 26, 2015. She was born on November 21, 1938 to George and Tennie (Hamilton) Caldwell in Morrilton, Arkansas. She earned a Master of Education degree from Oklahoma State University, and began her career teaching business education at Atkins, and later Pottsville High Schools. After raising her family, she became a licensed financial planner for A.G. Edwards in Russellville. She loved her church and her grandchildren. She regularly donated vegetables from her garden to the Main Street Mission and the Neighbors Table. She is survived by her beloved husband Jim Cole of 56 years; a son, Eric and wife Mindy Cole of Rogers, Arkansas; a daughter, Tracy and husband Dan Warwick of Pottsville, Arkansas; three grandchildren, Eva Cole, Tristan Cole, and Brandon Cole. There will be a memorial service held at Fellowship Bible Church at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 29, 2015, under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home.