Charles Scott August 7, 1929 - October 14, 2002
He was born August 7, 1929 at Darlington, Missouri to Charles Preston and leola Bell Roy Scott. He married Willie Mae Hightower on April 26, 1969 at Rigleland, South Carolina. He was a heavy equipment mechanic and had worked in the copper mines in Idaho. He served with the US Army until retirement in 1970 where he was a fixed wing helicopter mechanic and helicopter instructor. Mr. Soctt had lived in the Gassville area since moving from St. Charles, Idaho in 1976. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and was a life member of Cotter VFW #5742, Alley - White American Legion #52, DAV Chapter 30 and VVA chapter of Mountain Home. He was a personal mechanic for President Kennedy's helicopter in Washington, DC and rode with the St. Charles, Idaho Cattleman's Association Horseback in cattle drives. He was preceded in death by his parents and 1 brother.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife Willie Mae Scott of Gassville, son Charles Paul Scott, Jr., daughter Marjorie (Dan) Beard of Maryland, stepson Carlos (Valerie) Cawthan of Huntsville, Texas, stepdaughter Cathy (Richard) Musial of Webster, Texas; 5 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, a sister Ruhlene (Eldon) Steinman of Albany, Missouri.
Preceded in Death by: Parents and 1 brother
Visitation: Visitation will be from 5:00 - 8:00 Wednesday at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Funeral: Funeral service for Charles Paul "Scotty" Scott of Gassville will be 2:00 P.M. Thursday at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery
with American Legion Alley - White Post #52 as honorary pallbearers.
Memorials: American Legion Alley - White #52
Honorary Bearers: American Legion Alley - White Post #52
Ruth Seigal 1908 - 2002
Ruth L. Seigal was born January 29, 2002 at Pawnee City, Nebraska the daughter of Keith Brown and Lula Cox Brown. She married the late Earl Seigal and had resided in the Flippin area since moving from Louisville, Colorado in 1997.
Survived by: 1 son, Gerald A. Seigal of Flippin, AR; 1 daughter Betty Hardy; 8 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren and numerous nices and nephews.
Preceded in Death by: parents, husbands, 2 sisters, 3 brothers, 1 sister and 1 grandson.
Burial arrangements: Crown Hill Cemetery
in Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Charles Louis Shapiro 1918 - 2002
Charles Louis Shapiro of Mountain Home was born on September 18, 1918 at Des Moines, Iowa to Louis and Minie Eastridge Shapiro. He married Mary Lucile Tharp on May 1, 1948 at Des Moines, Iowa and was a Salesman for Ford Motor Company. He moved to Mountain Home in 1975 from Des Moines and he belonged to the Emmanuel Church. He passed away on April 5, 2002 at his residence at the age of 83 years, 6 months, and 17 days.
Survived by: Wife - Lucile Shapiro, 1 Son - Mark Eugene Shapiro of Salina, Cal., 2 Daughters - Rosalie J. Sandahl of Las Vegas, NV. and Dalene Thompson of Pensacola, FL., 5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, Son - Clark Eugene Shapiro, 1 Brother and 2 Sisters.
Funeral: Services were held in Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel on April 9, 2002 with Reverend Jerrel Venable officiating. military Honors were by the North Central Arkansas Veteran's Council(Mountain Home VFW Honor Guard)
Burial arrangements: Masonic Cemetery
in Des Moines, Iowa.
Memorials: Emmanuel Church
Additional Notes: He was a US Navy World War II Veteran. Member of Disabled American Veterans, Ozark VFW Post # 3246, and Alley White American Legion Post # 52.
Robert H. Shaw October 30, 1925 - February 2, 2003
Robert H. Shaw was born October 30, 1925 at Girard, Ohio to Eugene W. and Nellie E. Cotton Shaw. He married Margaret F. Collins on June 10, 1969 at Carson City, NV. He was a Radio Telemetric Engineer for Federal Electric CO. He was a resident of Mountain Home, AR since moving from Arizona in 1996. He loved fishing, golfing and working with computers, and he was protestant. He served in the US Navy during WWII. Robert Shaw entered into eternal rest on February 2, 2003 at Mountain Home, AR at the age of 77 years, 4 months and 2 days.
Survived by: He is survived by: Wife - Margaret Shaw of Mountain Home, AR Son - Eric D. Shaw of Munhall, PA Stepsons - James Robert Mitchell of Merced, CA Larry Gene Mitchell of Atwater, CA Daughter - Sharon Lee Potts of Pittsburgh, PA Brother - William E. Shaw of Sarasota, FL Sister - Evelyn B. Stephens of Meadville, PA Grandchildren - Kristine Dillon of Lancaster, SC Kimberly Chance of Davie, FL Melissa Shaw of Pittsburgh Valerie Shaw of Meadeville Doughlas Eugne Shaw of Everett, WA Numerous nieces and nephews
Preceded in Death by: He was preceded in death by his parents.
Floyd A. Sherman 1916 - 2003
Floyd Alfred Sherman was born May 1, 1916 at Ogallala, NE to Sylvester and Annette Johnson Sherman. He married Opal Hoagland on August 19, 1936 at Ogallala, NE and was a retail salesman. He moved to Mountain Home, AR from Omaha, NE in 1982, and then to Springfield, MO in 1991 and lived there until moving back to Mountain Home in 1997. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church and was active in the AARP. Floyd Alfred Sherman entered into eternal rest on February 12, 2003 at Mountain Home, AR at the age of 86 years, 9 months and 11 days. He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 daughter - Carole Jelinek, and 1 brother.
Survived by: . He is survived by: Wife - Opal Sherman of Mountain Home, AR Son - Dale Sherman and wife Linda of Gassville, AR Daughter - Janet Lofdahl and husband James of Granada Hills, CA 8 Grandchildren several great grandchildren 3 brothers - Harold Sherman of Denver CO Ralph Sherman of Ogallala, NE John Sherman and wife Bernyce of Billings, MT 2 Sisters - Alice Volberding of Ogallala, NE Evelyn Baxter of Buffalo, NY
Funeral: Private family services only
Memorials: American Diabetes. Association
Elwood Lawrence Shoop March 28, 1913 - June 22, 2003
Elwood L. Shoop, age 90, passed away June 22, 2003, after a long battle with liver disease. Mr. Shoop was born March 28, 1913 in Chicago, Illinos, the oldest of four siblings. He moved as a young man to reside in Kalamazoo, Michigan for over forty years. In Kalamazoo, he met and married Mae Honeycutt Shoop. They were married for sixty - one years. He was a member of the Masons. He was a member of College North Church of Christ. He had recently moved to Edmond, OK. from Mountain Home, Arkansas living since 1996.
Survived by: He is survived by his wife Mae Honeycutt Shoop of Edmond, OK., two daughters Judy and Rob Ford of Edmond, OK., Gloria Morrow of Edmond, OK., Five Grandchildren and Six Great Grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers and one sister.
Visitation: Visitation for Mr. Shoop will be from 5:00 – 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, June 25, 2003.
Funeral: Funeral services will be at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, June 26, 2003 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial arrangements: A graveside service will be at the Jeff Family Cemetery
outside Thayer, Missouri.
Memorials: Memorials can be made to the Visually Impaired Persons INC. P.O. Box 1155, Mountain Home, AR. 72653.
Honorary Bearers: Bill Gower, Jim Horton, Trent Alexander, Joe Dillard, Don Lewis, LeRoy Jones and Randy McNabb
Active Bearers: Pallbearers are Trent Morrow, Brad Thomas, Craig Westbrook, Richard Kemp, Grant Marrow and Larry Grimes.
Tyler Simer 1987 - 2002
Tyler Owen Simer of Mountain Home died July 14, 1987 at Mountain Home, Arkansas at the age of 14 years. He was a student at Mountain Home High School. He was on the football team and liked to fish and hunt
Survived by: Parents: Daniel & Margaret Simer of Mountain HOme; 1 brother Samuel Alan Simer; Paternal Grandparents Alan & Jean Simer of Thayer, Missouri; Maternal Grandparents Lloyd & Katherine Best of Thayer, Missouri and Dan & Maxine Hackett of Thayer, Missouri
Preceded in Death by: Paternal Great Grandparents
Visitation: Sunday, January 6, 2002 5:00 - 8:00
Funeral: Funeral service Monday, January 7, 2002 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home in Mountain Home, AR at 2:00 P.M. with Reverend Gary Wise, Pastors Allan Ballard & Chris Jones officiating
Burial arrangements: Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery
Memorials: Mountain Home Jr. High Athletic Dept.
Active Bearers: Greg Langley, Ken Romines, Scotty Simer, Mark Gower, Randy Grisham, Calvin Crawford
Ruth A. Simmons October 12, 1918 - June 12, 2003
Ruth A. Simmons, 84, died Friday, June 13, 2003 at Baxter Regional Medical Center in Mountain Home, Arkansas. She was born on October 12, 1918 in New York City, New York to Norman Lee and Bertha Booth. She worked as a insurance company secretary and was a resident of Yellville, Arkansas since moving from Miami, Florida in 2002.
Survived by: She is survived by one daughter, Jeanne (Gary) Simmons of Yellville, Arkansas, Doyle Allen Bush, David Lee Bush and daughter in law Judith Lee Bush.
Preceded in Death by: Parents, husband and one son.
Burial arrangements: Private
Marilyn June Sjogren June 1, 1931 - December 15, 2002
Marilyn Sjogren died Sunday, December 15, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center. She was born June 1, 1931 in Citra, FL to Ralph and Cora Roberts Shortridge. She married Donald Sjogren on March 3, 1951 in Chicago, IL. She worked in cost accounting for Kraft. She was a resident of Mountain Home, AR since moving from Carpentersville, IL in 1989 and was a member of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church.
Survived by: She is survived by her husband - Donald, son - Allan Sjogren of Seattle, WA, daughters - Mary Sjogren of Chandler, AZ and Barbara Laane of Elgin, IL and grandchildren - Ericka and Shari Sjogren and Brian Laane. Sister - Dorothy Mavigliano of Silver Springs, FL and several nieces and nephews
Preceded in Death by: She was Preceded in death by her Parents.
Visitation: Visitation will be Wednesday, 5:00 until 8:00 PM. at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Rosary Recitation: A rosary will be at 7:30 P.M. on Wednesday December 18, 2002 at Kirby - Boaz Funeral Home.
Funeral: Funeral Mass for Marilyn Sjogren, 71, will be Thursday, 10:00 AM at St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church with Reverend James Fanrak as Celebrant.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be in Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery.
Memorials: Memorials may be made to the Catholic Charities in care of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church in lieu of flowers.
Active Bearers: Pallbearers are John Chrenko, Mike Crimmins, Larry Noker, Carl Schefdore, Frank Vlasic, and Clyde Kendzora.
Anna B. Smith September 16, 1915 - June 15, 2002
Anna B. Smith 86, of Mountain home died June 15, 2002 at Baxter Regional Medical Center. she was born September 16, 1915 in Ringwood, OK. to Fred George and Sarah Gossen Berg. She married Audrey D. Smith in 1933 in Oklahoma. She was a Nurse For the Civil Service for the U.S. Government for 27 years. She moved to Mountain home in 1999 from Fort Worth TX. She was a Retired L.V. N Nurse for Carswell Hospital AFB. She enjoyed writing and reading. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Flippin.
Survived by: She is survived by her son Timothy H. Smith of Ft. Worth, TX, 3 daughters Elwynna Ann Adcock of Augusta, TX, Nancy Brashears of Moore, OK, Helen Sue Adams Smyth of Mountain Home, sister Martha Pendleton of Mountain Home, 10 Grandchildren and 22 Great Grandchildren.
Preceded in Death by: She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and a brother.
Funeral: Services will be at Greenwood Funeral Home at 3:30 Wednesday June 19, 2002.
Burial arrangements: Burial will be at Greenwood Mount Olivet in Fort Worth, TX.