Morgan Lee Hamilton
April 15, 1994 - July 27, 2010
VISITATION: Friday July 30, 2010 from 5 P.M. - 7 P.M.
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 A.M. Saturday Christian Life Cathedral
INTERMENT: Elm Springs Cemetery
On Tuesday July 27, 2010 Morgan Lee Hamilton of Tontitown, AR went to be with the Lord. She was born April, 15 1994 in Fayetteville the daughter of Jeff and Kristi Hamilton. Morgan was a member of Christian Life Cathedral where she was a devoted volunteer in the childrenís ministry. She attended Har-Ber High School in Springdale and dreamed of being an English teacher. Morgan will be remembered best by her beautiful smile, her laughter that filled the room, and her contagious personality.
Morgan touched the lives of everyone that she met. Her life was full of aspirations and filled with high expectations. She wasnít afraid to dream and chase after those dreams.
She lived her life to the fullest.
She is survived by her parents Jeff and Kristi Hamilton of Tontitown; 1- sister, Lauren Hamilton of the home and 1 brother, Connor Hamilton of the home; her maternal grandparents, J.D. and Shirley Bixler of Tontitown and paternal grandparents, Harry and Donna Hamilton of Springdale. Aunt and Uncle, Duane and Mary Hamm of Tustin, CA; Aunt and Uncle, Alicia and Aaron Adams of Tontitown; Aunt and Uncle, Cindy and Mike Lyman of Fayetteville; and Aunt and Uncle, Sheri and Chris May of Springdale.
Funeral Services will be at 10:00 A.M. Saturday at Christian Life Cathedral in Fayetteville, AR with Pastor Tony Harrison officiating. Burial will be in the Elm Springs Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday from 5 P.M. - 7 P.M. at Beardís Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Morganís name to Christian Life Cathedral 1285 Millsap Fayetteville, AR 479-521-5683
Roy Don Hankins
December 7, 1962 - March 9, 2010
VISITATION: Friday from 5 to 7PM at Beard's Chapel
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11AM, Saturday at Beard's Chapel
INTERMENT: Mt. Olive Cemetery
Roy Don Hankins, 47, of Elkins died Tuesday March 9, 2010 in Elkins. He was born December 7, 1962 in Fayetteville the son of Wayne and Lola Fields Hankins. He was a Fork Lift Driver for Superior Industries and former employee of Ball Corp. serving as a line maintainer.
He also loved wood working as a hobby.
He is survived by his wife, Kim Hankins of the home, to whom he married, September 1, 1984; 3-children, Miranda Hankins of Stevensville, Mich., Tanya Hankins and Shane Hankins both of the home; 2-brothers, Johnny Hankins of Sarcoxie, Mo and Ronnie Hankins of Fayetteville; 2-sisters, Patricia Chaffin of Fayetteville and Nancy Pitts of Elkins.
Funeral Services 11:00 AM Saturday at Beardís Chapel with Reverends John Martin and Ray Shackelford officiating.
Burial will be in Mt Olive Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 PM at the funeral home.
Retha Bernice Hanna
August 30, 1913 - August 26, 2010
West Fork, Arkansas
VISITATION: 2 - 4 P.M. Sunday August 29, 2010
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 A.M. Monday August 30, 2010
INTERMENT: West Fork Cemetery
Retha Bernice Hanna, 96, of West Fork, died August 26, 2010 in West Fork. She was born August 30, 1913 in Bunyard, AR, the daughter of William Arthur and Mary Oma Ridenoure Woods.
She was a retired School Teacher of 54 years, beginning in Clifty, AR and numerous one room schools throughout Northwest Arkansas and ending her career at West Fork Schools. She was a member of the First Christian Church in West Fork; member of the Order of Eastern Star the Clyde Winslow Chapter; Baptist Ford Home Extension Club and the Arkansas Retired Teachers Association.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Troy Hanna; 3-sisters, Leona Coleman, Vada Combs and Eva Keck; 1-brother, Emery Woods.
Survivors include 1-son, Don Hanna and wife, Brenda Bruns Hanna of DelNorte, CO; 1-brother, Cecil Woods of Fayetteville; 1-sister, Bessie Shillings of Los Angles, CA; 2-grandchildren, Bryan Hanna and wife, Lynette of West Fork and Larry Hanna and wife Chrys of Carthage, MO; 3-great-grandchildren, Trevor and Trent Hanna of West Fork and Josh Hanna of Carthage, MO.
Funeral Services will be 10:00 A.M. Monday August 30, 2010 at Beardís Funeral Chapel with Rev. Randy Burris officiating. Burial will be in West Fork Cemetery.
Visitation will be Sunday from 2:00 PM until 4:00 PM at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church of West Fork c/o Ken Miller 14925 Woolsey Road West Fork, AR 72774.
Phillip Randall Harber
September 28, 1932 - May 31, 2010
VISITATION: Tuesday June 8 from 5 to 7PM at Beard's Chapel
FUNERAL SERVICE: 2PM, Wednesday June 9, 2010 at Beard's Chapel
INTERMENT: Burial at Sea
Phillip Randall Harber, 77, of Fayetteville, formerly of El Dorado, passed to his eternal reward on Monday, May 31, 2010 at Earlene Howard Circle of Life Hospice in Springdale after a long battle with dementia. He was born September 28, 1932 in El Dorado, Arkansas the son of Thomas Harber and Evelyn Barringer Harber.
He served in the US Navy for 20 years and retired from Great Lakes Chemical Corporation in El Dorado in 1998. He moved to Fayetteville in 2009.
He loved fishing, playing cribbage, working in the yard, and running around with his best friend "Mac".
He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Barbara Harber of the home; 2 sons, Michael Harber and his wife, Angelica of Siloam Springs, AR, Jimmy Harber of Fayetteville; daughter, Amy Harber-Beaver and her husband, Jeff of Fayetteville; sister, Janell Harber-Pope of El Dorado, AR; 3 grandchildren, Jose and Phillip Harber of Siloam Springs and Emily Beaver of Fayetteville. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Billy Harber.
Phillip's body will be cremated for Burial at Sea. Visitation will be held at Beard's Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville on Tuesday, June 8, from 5 to 7pm. A memorial service will be held at Beard's Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville on Tuesday, June 9, at 2 pm, with Brother Ben Hightower of Pathway Baptist Church officiating. Memorials may be sent to Earlene Howard Circle of Life Hospice, 901 Jones Road, Springdale, AR. 72762.
Steven Robert Hart
September 16, 1940 - May 5, 2010
VISITATION: Sunday from 2 to 4PM at Beard's Chapel
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10AM, Monday at Beard's Chapel
INTERMENT: 12:30PM, May 13, 2010 at Houston National Cemetery
Steven Robert Hart Sr., 69, of Winslow died Wednesday May 5, 2010 at his home.
He was born September 16, 1940 in Port Clinton, Ohio the son of Robert E. and Dolores St John Hart.
He served in the United States Navy; graduate of the University of Texas @ Austin and was a Rabbi @ Berit Olam Hebraic Fellowship.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Hart of the home; 2- sons, Daniel Hart of Kingwood, TX and Steven R. Paton of Scotland; 3-brothers, Thomas E. Hart of Houston, TX, Michael D. Hart of Richmond, VA and William S. Hart of Copperas Cove, TX; 2-sisters, Kathleen A. VanCourt of Lima, Ohio and Martha A. Hart of Fayetteville, AR; 3-grandchildren, Derek Anthony, Sydney Grace and Gabriela Danielle.
Funeral Services will be 10:00 A.M Monday at Beardís Funeral Chapel in Fayetteville with Rabbi Cynthia Douthit and Pastor Don Nichols officiating. Burial will be Thursday @ 12:30 P.M. May 13, 2010 in Houston National Cemetery with Bro. Paul Lara officiating.
Visitation will be Sunday from 2-4 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to ALS of Northwest Arkansas 113 W. Poplar Rogers, AR 72756.
Ancel I. Hatfield
September 11, 1916 - August 4, 2010
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11AM, Monday at Fayetteville National Cemetery
INTERMENT: Fayetteville National Cemetery
Ancel I. Hatfield, 93 of Fayetteville died Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at Washington Regional Medical Center. He was born September 11, 1916 in Paris, Arkansas the son of James Hatfield and Nora Bell Riley Hatfield.
He retired from Shipley Baking Company in the maintenance department and was of the Baptist faith. He served in the US Army during Work War II and was preceded in death by his wife, Edna Hatfield and a daughter, Ancel Jean Hatfield.
Survivors include a son, Robert Hatfield of Fayetteville; brother, Robert Hatfield of Fort Smith, AR, sister, Norean Hardin of Tulsa, OK and 2 grandchildren.
A graveside service will be 11:00AM, Monday, August 9, 2010 at Fayetteville National Cemetery under the direction of Beard's Funeral Chapel and Crematory.
No visitation is scheduled.
Lester Newton Hinkle, SR
October 16, 1919 - August 8, 2010
VISITATION: 2 - 3 P.M. Sunday August 15, 2010
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10:00 A.M. August 16, 2010 Beard's Chapel
INTERMENT: Fayetteville National Cemetery
Lester Newton Hinkle, SR, 90, of Fayetteville died Sunday August 8, 2010 in Fayetteville. He was born October 16, 1919 in Fayetteville, Arkansas the son of Marion Newton and Eva Gray Hinkle.
He served in the United States Navy during World War II and retired as a Control Operator for the Public Service Company of New Hampshire.
He was preceded in death by his wifeís Lee Hinkle and Lois Hinkle; 7 brothers, Frank, Hugh, Ed, Ray, Howard, Earl and Larry; 2-sisters, Crystal and Jewel.
He is survived by his wife, Hazel Hinkle of Fayetteville; 2-sons, Mike Hinkle of Springdale and Lester Hinkle, Jr., and wife Millie of Valley Center, CA; 2-daughters, Jane Gadbois and husband Richard of Rochester, New Hampshire and Cheryl Hinkle of Fayetteville.
4 - grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be at 10:00 A.M. Monday; August 16, 2010 at Beardís Funeral Chapel with Pastor Gary Lunsford officiating.
Burial will be at 11:00 A.M. at the Fayetteville National Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 -3 PM Sunday at the funeral home.
Jay Brian Jablonski
February 29, 1956 - July 31, 2010
FUNERAL SERVICE: Memorial service at a later date
Jay Brian Jablonski passed away on Saturday, July 31, 2010 in his home in Fayetteville at the age of 54.
He was born February 29, 1956 to Arthur and Helen Jablonski of Billerica, Massachusetts. Jay is survived by his mother, Helen Jablonski of Fayetteville, brother, John and his wife, Carolyn Reno of Fayetteville brother, Jan of Fayetteville, sister, Cathy Breshears and her husband Johnny of Sand Springs, Oklahoma, sister, Susan Christman and her husband, Alan of Prairie Grove, three nieces, a nephew, his good friend, Paul Roth, and many other dear friends.
After spending his childhood in Bellflower, California, Jay moved with his family to Arkansas during his teens and graduated from Huntsville High with honors in 1974. He then turned his enthusiasm for cooking into a career, working in numerous restaurants in Fayetteville throughout the past three decades, including Hugoís, the 36 Club and the Bar and Grill. He was employed as head baker by Chartwells at the University of Arkansas at the time of his death.
In addition to being a talented and creative cook, Jay was a lifelong animal lover, an avid gardener, and member of the Orchid Society of the Ozarks. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Botanical Garden of the Ozarks or any animal rescue organization.
Memorial Services will be announced at a later date.
William H. "Bill" Keen
November 20, 1925 - July 10, 2010
Baldwin Community, Arkansas
VISITATION: 5 to 8PM on Monday at Beard's Chapel
FUNERAL SERVICE: 10AM, Tuesday at Baldwin Church of Christ
INTERMENT: Hester Cemetery
William H. 'Bill' Keen, a lifelong resident of the Baldwin Community, passed from this life Saturday, July 10, 2010, at City Hospital in Fayetteville. Bill had fought a long battle against multiple health issues.
He is survived by his wife of sixty four years, Melba R. Holland Keen, 8 children, Linda Winters (Malcolm) of Gravette, AR; Richard Keen (Lori) of Springdale, AR; Vicki Moore (Bob) of Waldron, AR; John Keen (Sheri) of Fayetteville; Patti Keen Thomas (Lendel, deceased), Sandi Phillips (Mike) of Ogden, UT; Randy Keen (Nancy) of Fayetteville, Kendall Keen (Susan) of Fayetteville; 16 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren; brothers, Roy Richard keen (deceased), Charles Keen and Robert Keen; and sister, Sue Witte, and numerous nieces and nephews and grandnieces and grandnephews.
Bill was born in Fayetteville, AR on November 20, 1925 to Walter H. and Anna Mae Cline Keen. He grew up on a farm in the Baldwin area. As a young man he joined the CCC and worked in the Western United States. Bill was a veteran of World War II serving in the European Theater in the 63rd reconnaissance troop under General Patton. He went to work for the Farmers Coop after his discharged from the Army then started at the US Post office in 1957. He retired in 1985 after 30 years as a rural mailman.
Bill was a member of the Baldwin Church of Christ and enjoyed the fellowship and visits of his fellow brothers and sisters in Christ. Bill loved hunting, fishing, taking long drives through the Ozark hills and chocolate pie. He would tell everyone how proud he was of his eight kids and their families.
Funeral service will be 10AM, Tuesday, July 13, 2010 at Baldwin Church of Christ with burial to follow in Hester Cemetery under the direction of Beard's Chapel.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8PM on Monday, July 12th at Beard's Chapel.
Donations may be made in his memory to Gospel Tracks International, American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Association.