Henry J. McKnight
Henry Jacob McKnight, 84, of Vader, Wash., died Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2005, near Toledo, Wash.
He was a native of the Harmony Community, son of the late Jesse and Tula Self McKnight, grew up in Hartman, Mountain Top and on the Mulberry River, joined the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) at Ozone in 1937 and the Navy in 1941 where he served in World War II and the Korean War. He was a former resident of Adna, Wash., former employee of Boeing, Geislers Sawmill, Palmer Lumber, Standard Dairy, Weyerhaeuser, off-road truck driver, and raised cattle and horses.
He was preceded in death by five brothers, Verlin, Leonard, Robert (Bel), Talmadge, and Finas Lee; and one granddaughter, Ashley Nelson.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years Cathryn McKnight; six daughters, Alice McKnight of Toledo, Wash., Elaine Anagnostou of Sparks, Nev., Glenda Dailey of Castle Rock, Wash., Marcia Christensen of Woodland, Wash., and Anita De La Rosa and Lynn McKnight, both of Vader, Wash.; one son, Mark McKnight of Murrieta, Calif.; one sister, Lucy Black; 14 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral was Saturday, Jan. 22, at Fir Lawn Chapel in Toledo, Wash., followed by graveside services at Little Falls Cemetery.
Pallbearers were grandsons, Joey McKnight, Royce Anagnostou, Bill Dailey, Kenneth Dailey, Jacob McKnight, Wesley Dailey, Chad Nelson, Kyle Santo and Tal De La Rosa.
Memorials may be made to Cascade Dog Handlers, Lewis County Courthouse, Chehalis, WA 98532 or Lewis County Search and Rescue, Lewis County Courthouse, Chehalis, WA 98532.
James Robert Brown
James Robert Brown, 56, of La Puente, Calif., died Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005, at his home.
He was a native of Clarksville, son of the late Hoyt and Helen Mae Dickerson Brown, graduate of La Puente (California) High School, Vietnam War veteran, retired truck driver for La Puente Ready Mix after 31 years of service, member of the California Pigeon Shooting Club, National Skeet Shooting Association and American Trap Shooting Association.
He is survived by one brother, Jerry Brown of La Puente, Calif.; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at Hardwicke Funeral Chapel with Rev. Larry Horne officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Hill Cemetery
Pallbearers will be Al Davis, Glenn Brown, Johnny Blevins, Chris Brown, Steve Brown, and Rodger Callahan.
Kyler Tye Richards, infant son of Stephanie Andert of Ozark and Kenneth Richards of Altus, died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2005, at his home.
He was born July 20, 2004, in Fort Smith.
Other survivors include one brother, Cameron Andert of Ozark; maternal grandmother, Dana Goodson of Texarkana; paternal grandmother, Sharon Barnhouse of Altus; maternal great-grandparents, Larry and Judy Andert of Ozark and Sarah Cox of Murfreesboro; and paternal great-grandmother, Wanda Long of Coal Hill.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 21, at Calvary Baptist Church in Ozark with Rev. Coyce Couch officiating.
Burial was in Coal Hill Cemetery
under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home of Ozark.
Mollie M. Webb
Mollie Mae Webb, 69, of Ozone died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2005, at St. Edward Mercy Medical Center in Fort Smith.
She was a daughter of the late William Andrew and Nora Ellen Webb and a Baptist.
Survivors are her husband, Harrison Webb; four daughters, Mary Keith and Helen Whitfield, both of Ozone, Martha Busby of Fort Payne, Ala., and Bonnie Webb of Mentone, Ala.; two sons, Ronald Webb of Blountsville, Ala., and Andy Webb of Ozone; 15 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
Funeral was at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 28, at Roller-Cox Funeral Home with Rev. Carl Sory officiating. Burial was in Salus Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Al Busby, Billy Keith, Todd Webb, Coley Webb, Daniel Whitfield, and Jeremiah Whitfield.
Von B. Allen
Von B. Allen, 90, of Sun City Center, Fla., died Friday, Jan. 28, 2005, in Sun City Center, Fla.
A native of Clarksville, he was a son of the late Joe and Vivian Baskin Allen, member of the Andrews Presbyterian Church and had been a resident of Sun City Center, Fla., since 1989 having moved from Clarksville.
Survivors include his wife, Irene Allen; one daughter, Sherry Allen of Las Vegas, Nev.; one son, Larry Joe Allen of Independence, Mo.; two sisters, Joanne Neumann of San Diego, Calif., and Geri Schuepbach of Kansas City, Mo.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Graveside services and burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 3, at Harmony Cemetery
with Rev. Bob King officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Wayne Jacobs, 78, of Hartman died Friday, Jan. 28, 2005.
He was a son of the late Harlan V. and Lena Mae Morelock Jacobs, graduate of Hartman High School and the University of the Ozarks, member of the First United Methodist Church, Missouri Fox Trotting Horse Breed Association, Arkansas Cattleman's Association, Arkansas Birdhunters Association, Northwest Arkansas Birdhunters Association, Western Arkansas Coonhunters Association, and Arkansas Furniture Association. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, a 32nd degree Mason, retired manufacturing La-Z-Boy representative, served in the U. S. Army during World War II and was the recipient of the following decorations, two Overseas Service Bars, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Ribbon with two Bronze Stars, Good Conduct Medal, Philippine Liberation Theatre Campaign Ribbon with two Bronze Stars and Victory Ribbon.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years Pat Jacobs; one son, Kent Jacobs of Hartman; one daughter, Jill Pomet of Tampa, Fla.; one sister, Bobbie Parsons of McAlester, Okla.; and two grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 2, at the First United Methodist Church with Rev. Steve Wingo officiating.
Burial will be in Kendall Cemetery
under the direction of Hardwicke Funeral Home.
Active pallbearers will be Dr. Fred Corder, Michael Deen, Don Dougan, Curtis Ferguson, Bill Hanuska, Mike Jacobs, Steve Messick and Jack Phillips.
Honorary pallbearers will be Buddy Fryxell, Benny Hardgrave, L. D. Holland, Bill Moore, Jim Richardson, Gary Smith, Clinton Headings, Carl Kirshberger, and Jack Cecil.