Ernest Gerald Hanson, 74, passed away Nov. 21, 2005 at his McRae home.
He was born Dec. 24, 1930, in Oregon, Ill., to the late Ernest Otto and Anna E. Guenther Hanson.
He was a retired carpenter, a member of the Moose Lodge, Rabbit Breeders Association of MO and a Lutheran.
He is survived by two sons, Ernest A. Hanson of McRae and Gerald E. Hanson of Rochelle, Ill.; grandchildren, Kristy McCall, Christopher Hanson, Angela Hanson, Pamela Hanson, Hans Hanson, Shane Hanson and Kordell Hanson; five great-grandchildren, Xavier McCall, Clayton McCall, Nadji Hanson, Sapora Hanson, and Armani Hanson; a sister, Arlene Lothson of Dekalb, IL.
He is preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Ann K. Summerville.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Sunday at Moore’s Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville.
Interment will follow in Chapel Hill Memorial Park.
Visitation will be noon until 2 p.m., Sunday.
Funeral arrangements are under direction of Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home.
Wallace Howard, 64, of Jacksonville, passed away Monday, Nov. 21, 2005.
He was born Sept. 20, 1941 in Carlisle to Henry Andrew 'Andy' and Delores Hester Howard.
He was a U.S. Army veteran, a factory worker and a Baptist.
Wallace was a hardworking man and enjoyed music at the Huddle House.
He is survived by his son, Wallace Eugene, Jr. and Lisa of Jacksonville; a grandson, Wallace Eugene III 'Scooter' of Jacksonville; two brothers and their wives, Claude and Carol Howard of Jacksonville, and George and Pat Howard of Russellville; a sister, Thelma Ainsworth and her husband Frank of Ward and other friends and loving family.
He was preceded in death by a half-sister, Velma.
Thanks to Holly McCloud at the V.A. for being there for him.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Friday at Moore’s Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville, with Bro. Elton Balentine officiating.
Interment follows at Butlerville Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Funeral arrangements are under direction of Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home (501) 982-2136.
Marie Alice Farrar, 82, of Cabot, formerly of Auburn, N.Y., passed away on Nov. 20, 2005.
She was born March 1, 1923, in Brooklyn, N.Y. to the late David and Kathryn Meehan.
She was a member of St. Jude’s Catholic Church in Jacksonville and the Senior Citizen’s in Cabot.
She was preceded in death by her husband William C. Farrar on Nov. 1, 1991.
Survivors include three daughters: Katie Nichols and husband Edwin of Cabot, Sharon Seymour and husband Larry of Auburn, N.Y., and Donna Leontovich of Concord, N. C.; one sister Kathryn Walker of Hemet, Calif.; six grandchildren: Christopher, Heather, Edwin Jr., Scott, Zachary and Stephanie; and two great-grandchildren: Alexis and Tyler David.
Memorial services to be announced at a later date.
Cremation arrangements by Thomas Funeral Service in Cabot.
Della Jane Roper DeLao, 68, of Jacksonville, passed away Nov. 19, 2005.
She was born Jan. 6, 1937, in Sikeston, Mo., to Shirley Bernece Norwood Roper and the late Ralph Dolan Roper.
She was a 1954 graduate of Harding Academy in Searcy, and attended Capital City Business College.
She had a 35-year civil service career retiring in 1993 as an executive secretary to the hospital commander at Little Rock Air Force Base and was a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include her two sons and their wives, Darryl and Teresa DeLao of Altus, Okla., and Kevin and Michelle DeLao of Tuscon, Ariz.; daughter, Gail Greene and husband Tony DeQueen; six grandchildren, Darryl Jr., Blake, Brittany and Chafen DeLao and Camille and Lee Greene.
Funeral services were Tuesday at the Harris Chapel with Mr. Bruce Bryant officiating.
Burial was at Robertsville Cemetery by Harris Funeral Home of Morrilton
Pallbearers were family and friends.
Karl Douglas Eyer, 31, of Jacksonville, passed away Nov. 14, 2005.
He was born April 12, 1974, at U.S. Camp Kui Army Hospital in Okinawa, Japan, to Olen and Elizabeth Eyer.
Karl was a graduate of Jacksonville High School.
He is survived by his parents, Olen and Elizabeth Eyer; brother, Major Ryan M. Eyer, U.S. Marine Corp, several aunts, uncles and cousins from Illinois.
Private funeral services were conducted by Moore’s Jacksonville Funeral Home 1504 Loop Rd, Jacksonville, Ark., with interment in Chapel Hill Memorial Park.
Vara S. Seaton, 89, of Batesville passed away Nov. 15, 2005.
Born April 22, 1916, in Sylvania in Lonoke County, she lived there until moving to Batesville in 1997.
She was a lifelong member of Sylvania Presbyterian Church.
She served as elder, deacon, Sunday school teacher, vacation bible school teacher, youth leader, Women of the Church president, Presbyterian Church Extension Committee chairman, and a home missions committee member.
She was a Sunday school teacher for sixty years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Otha.
She is survived by one daughter, Darlene Seaton Byrd of Doniphin, Mo.; two sons, Eddie Seaton of Cabot and Carroll Seaton of Batesville; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Graveside service was Saturday at Sylvania Cemetery, by Westbrook Funeral Home, Beebe.
Tammy Lynn Campbell, 32, of Cabot, passed away Dec. 4, 2005.
She was born March 23, 1973, in Polk County, Fla., to the late Arles and Janie Goodnight.
Survivors include her husband, Tony Campbell; two daughters: Shae Lynn and Kaylee Lynn Campbell all of the home; mother and father-in-law, Marian and Gene Campbell; two step brothers, Sonny Walls and Billy Goodnight; and one step sister, Liberty Mansshack; along with many more family and friends.
Visitation will be held today from 1 to 9 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 5 to 8 p.m.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Hilltop Baptist Church with Bro. Milburn Hill officiating.
Interment immediately following at Sumner Cemetery.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Service in Cabot.
James 'Jim' Wood, 49, of Cabot, passed away Dec. 5, 2005.
He was born on June 13, 1956, in Little Rock to Jack L. Wood and the late Martha Baker Wood.
Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Kathy Wood; daughter, Brandy Michelle Wood; father, Jack L. Wood; and brother, Gary Wood all of Cabot; along with many other family and dear friends.
Visitation will be held Thursday from 1 to 9 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Friday at Bible Church of Cabot with Pastor Mark Eisold officiating.
In lieu of flowers the family has requested memorials be sent to the Cabot Animal Shelter. Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Service in Cabot.
Sharon Kay Allen (Owens), 58, of Austin departed this life Dec. 4, 2005.
She is survived by her husband, David Allen of Austin; three siblings, Jessie Owens of Austin, Ruth Ann Thompson of Little Rock and Brenda Burr of Ward; three children, Cyndy Rogers of Ward, Greg Pruett, Sr. of Austin and Kevin Pruett of Ward; one stepson, Brendan Allen of Melbourne, Australia; four grandchildren, Greg Pruett Jr. and Jordan Pruett, both of Austin, Shaylece Pruett and Dawson Rogers, both of Ward; three step-grandchildren, Chelsey Shelton and Logan Shelton, both of Austin and Cole Rogers of Ward.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. today at Austin Church of Christ, with burial in Stoney Point Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements by Westbrook Funeral Home in Beebe.