Jack Edwin Godby October 12, 1922 - May 28, 2002
Jack Edwin Godby 79 of Mountain Home died May 28, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center. He was born October 12, 1922 in Science Hill, KY to A. V. Amon V. "Judge" and Daisy Mercer Godby. He was a Supervisor of Allied Chemical and Sterns Rogers. He married R. Janet Franks on March 5, 1946 in Kansas. He loved sports, and singing. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife Daisy of Mountain Home, 1 daughter Jacquelin and Ed Frazier of Plattsmouth, NE., grandson Daniel J. Toman of Plattsmouth, NE 2 brothers Johnny Lee Godby of Louisville, KY, Danny Carol Godby of Louisville, KY.
Preceded in Death by: He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 9:00 A.M. till 10:00 A.M. Prior to service.
Funeral: Memorial Services will be 10:00 A.M. Thursday May 30, 2002 at Kirby Boaz Funeral Home with Reverend Jim Brooks officiating.
John Edward Goetz 1923 - 2993
John Edward Goetz was born March 28, 1923 at Richardton, North Dakota the son of John Peter Goetz and Josephine Emmenet Goetz. He married Frances Florence Elkins on April 6, 1944 in Montana. He had resided in the Mountain Home area since moving from Arizona in 1990 and was a former professional truck driver for Century Mercury Company. He was a member of Holy Cross Lutheran Church, BPOE #1714, Twin Lakes Golf Course and Twirling Fun Timers Square Dance Club. John Edward Goetz entered into eternal rest on September 19, 2003 at Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 80 years, 5 months and 21 days
Survived by: He is survived by: His Wife:Frances Goetz of the home 1 Son:James L. Goetz & wife Diane of Taylors Falls, Minnesota3 Daughters:Joyce Anderson & husband Greg of Dellwood, Minnesota Donna Nelson & husband Roger of Blair, Nebraska Beverly Asher of Hugo, Minnesota 2 Brothers:Raymond Goetz & wife Jan of Leesburg, FloridaArthur Goetz & wife Kay of Phoenix, Arizona1 Sister:Louise Rieth & husband John of Fresno, California 12 Grandchildren: Kaomi, John & Mark Goetz, Kaarin Eckberg, Kirsten Evans, Todd & Katie Anderson, Julie Demro, Scott Nelson, Dawn Roche, Kyle & Amy Brickner10 Great Grandchildren: Jake, Alex & Reid Nelson, Cole & Cade Demro, Andrew, Abby & Cade Evans, Kieran & Cullen Eckberg
Preceded in Death by: . He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers and 5 sisters.
Visitation: September 22, 2003 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral: Funeral Services are at 10:30 A.M. Wednesday September 23, 2003 at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Mountain Home, AR. With Reverend Larry Olson Officiating.
Memorials: Multiple Sclerosis or Holy Cross Lutheran Church, or Augurn Hills Rehab Ctr.
Active Bearers: Bob Smith, Ed Moranz, Ray Kopczewski, Tom May, Ray Hutchison, and Bill Derenbecher
Walter J. Gordon April 12, 1923 - July 30, 2002
Walter Gordon was born to Walter Gordon Sr. and Ruth Buchaird - Gordon in Chicago, IL. He married Kathy Gleason October 19, 1985 in Chicago, IL he was a police officer. He moved to Bull Shoals, Arkansas in 1990 from Chicago, IL.
Survived by: Wife: Kathy Gordon
Preceded in Death by: Parents, 2 Sisters, 2 Sons
Memorials: Hospice of the Ozarks
Cecil Gordon 1918 - 2002
Cecil Gordon Ness was born March 29, 1918 at Jackson, Minnesota the son of Lewis L. Ness and Julia S. Leen Ness. He married the late Mareyl Claire Ness on February 20, 1954 at Seminole, Oklahoma. He had resided in the Mountain Home area since moving from Davenport, Iowa in 1984 and was a former electrician at Pausen Electric Company in Moline, Illinois.
Survived by: 3 Sisters, Alta Doyscher of Albertlee, Minnesota, Thora Juliet Soeten of Buena Vista, California and Sylvia Johnson of Windom,Minnesota; several nieces and nephews.
Preceded in Death by: parents, wife and 1 sister
Burial arrangements: National Cemetery
in Springfield, Missouri
Dale Louis Gornick JR. November 5, 1979 - March 26, 2002
Dale Louis Gornick JR., 22 of Bull Shoals died March 26, 2002 in Marion County. He was born November 5, 1979 in Crown Point, Ind. to dale and Claudette Johnson Gornick SR. He attended college in Harrison and was a graduate of Flippin High School. He loved basketball, golfing, rivers and lakes. He was a member of Christ by the Lake Lutheran Church.
Survived by: He is survived by his mother Claudette Gornick of Merrillville, Ind. and Father Dale Gornick Sr. of Bull Shoals, 1 sister heather Marie and Todd Jorgenson of Siou Falls, SD. Maternal Grandparents Antoinette and Claude Johnson of Cedar Lake, Ind., Paternal Grandmother Betty Gornick of Bull Shoals.
Visitation: Visitation will be 5:00 P.M. to 8:00P.M. Friday March 29, 2002 at Kirby Boaz Funeral Home in Bull Shoals.
Funeral: Funeral services will be 10:00 A.M. Saturday March 30, 2002 at Kirby Boaz Funeral Home in Bull Shoals with Dr. Fred Taylor officiating.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in Newton Flat Cemetery.
Jess Wayne Graham Jr. June 19, 1922 - Nov. 9, 2002
He was born June 19, 1922 at Cotter, Arkansas to Jesse O. and Ada Pitchford Graham. He married Betty Kay Raines in 1945 at Peoria, IL. He was a parts locator for LeTourneau Westinghouse in Peoria, Ill for 26 years. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. He was a resident of Flippin, Arkansas since moving from Peoria, IL in 1976.
Survived by: He is survived by 3 daughters: Sandra (Ted) Osman of Peoria and Linda (Jack) Guthrie and Cathy (Jim) Bush both of Bartonville, IL, 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, 2 brothers, and 1 sister.
Visitation: 10;00 a.m. Wednesday until service time at 11:00 a.m.
Funeral: Funeral Services for Jess Wayne Graham, Jr, 80, will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 13, 2002 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel in Mountain Home, Arkansas.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in the Walnut Hill Cemetery
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Susan B. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, Peoria Chapter, Peoria, Ill.
Active Bearers: Brian Guthrie, D.J. Watts, Daron Osmon, Kris Mangold, Andy Watts, and Dena Lyman
Lori Green 1962 - 2002
Lori was born September 1, 1962 in Detroit, Michigan to Larry and Stella Strope. She obtained an Associates degree in Business from Aims Community College in Greeley, Colorado. She also graduated from the Cincinnati School of Mortuary Science. She married Dale Green on August 14, 1993 in Fort Collins, Colorado. Lori and Dale moved to Mountain Home in May of 1999. Their son, Jared Lee Green was born on October 10, 2000. Lori worked for the United States Postal Service for the past seven years and was a member of Twin Lakes Baptist Church.
Survived by: Husband, Dale Green and son, Jared Lee Green of Mountain Home; parents, Larry & Stella Strope of Mountain Home; paternal grandmother, Margaret Strope of Lowell, Ma; two sisters, Terri (Hugh) Reilly of Great Falls, MT and Sharon (Tim) Slemons of Lakewood, Co., two brothers, Brett (Jeannine) Strope of Longmont, Co. and Alan (Kim)Strope of Fort Collins, Co., eleven nieces and nephews, Caleb, Amanda, Sophia, Brandon, Blake, Matthew, Keena, Ethan, Taylor, Taryn and Traegan; Aunts and Uncles, Rosie & Porky Hernandez, Tootsie and Tony Garcia, Moe and Mary Ann Espinosa, Bob Espinosa, Betty Espinosa and Linda Finch; thirteen cousins, Sylvia, George, Tony, Lisa, Karyn, Justin, Brandon, Matthew, Adam, Shelly, Lisa, Toni and Leslie.
Preceded in Death by: Grandfather, Vern Strope, and maternal grandparents, Joseph and Julia Espinosa.
Visitation: 5:00 - 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 11, 2002 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Funeral: 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, December 12, 2002 at Twin Lakes Baptist Church with Dr. Sam Bailey officiating. Lori went to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 8, 2002.
Grace Helen Griffith June 10, 1912 - July 28, 2003
Grace Helen Griffith was born June 10, 1912 at Oak Park, Illinois to Joseph and Emily Pretl Raysa. She married Robert I. Griffith on November 25, 1931 at Oak Park. A resident of Mountain Home since moving from Fort Myers, Florida in 1995, she was a homemaker who loved tennis and volunteer work. Mrs. Griffith entered into eternal rest on Monday, July 28, 2003 at Baxter Regional Medical Center at the age of 91 years, 1 month, and 18 days.
Survived by: She is survived by two sons, Robert (Kathy) Griffith of Gamaliel, Arkansas and Roger (Joyce) Griffith of Lombard, Illinois; five grandchildren and three great - grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, one daughter, Marilyn, two brothers and one sister.
Visitation: Visitation will be from 4:00 – 9:00 P.M. on Friday, August 1, 2003 at Leonard Memorial Home.
Funeral: Funeral service will be at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, August 2, 2003 at Leonard Memorial Home, Ltd. in Glen Ellyn, Illinois with Dr. Robert Lesher officiating.
Burial arrangements: Chapel Hills Gardens West Cemetery, in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois
Memorials: Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association.
Donald Ralph Grimmon April 1, 1930 - September 20, 2002
Donald Ralph Grimmon 72, died September 20, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center. He was born April 1, 1930 to Ralph Derward and Beatrice Brown Grimmon in Oshawa, Ontario.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife Mary Grimmon of Mountain Home. 1 son: Calvin(Lynn) Grimmon of Picton, Ontario. 1 Daughter Merry Lee Bovay of British Columbia. 1 sister: Kathleen Dobbin and Colin of Calgary, Alberta. 2 Grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: Parents and 1 son, 3 Brothers
Marjorie K. Grogan 1914 - 2003
Marjorie K. Grogan was born January 25, 1914 in Fon Du Lac, Wisconsin to Henry G. and Mary Dion Kintzler. She married Charles E. Grogan on January 12, 1941 in Fon Du Lac, Wisconsin. She was a retired nurse with the Army Nurse Corps. She retired to Mountain Home in 1976 from Jacksonville, FL. She died on September 20, 2003 in Mountain Home at the age of 89 years.
Survived by: Husband, 2 Sons; Steven Grogan of Alameda, California and David M. Grogan (wife Corie) of Springfield, Mo. and 2 grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, 1 son John Robert Grogan, 1 Brother, and 2 Sisters.
Burial arrangements: Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery, Mountain Home, Arkansas
Memorials: First Baptist Church.
Kenneth M. Gross November 2, 1919 - April 8, 2002
Kenneth Gross was born to Rheinhold Gross and Rose Mitchell - Gross in Alness, Scotland. He married Dorthy Johnson June 22, 1946 in Chicago, IL. He was in advertising as a commercial artist. He moved to Mtn. Home, AR in 1987 from Chicago, IL.
Survived by: Wife: Dorthy Johnson 3 Daughters: Cynthia Barton, Adrienne Hussos, Laura Boehm, 5 grandchildren
Preceded in Death by: Parents, 1 Brother, 1 Sister