June 9, 1987-Feb. 4, 2009
ASH FLAT — Tristin Scott Fisher-Morrow, 21, of Ash Flat died Wednesday at his residence.
He was born at La Porte, Ind., to David and Michelle Morrow.
Survivors include his parents; five brothers, David and Kristina Morrow of Knox, Ind., Robert and Mary Morrow of Cherokee Village, Aaron and Becca Morrow of Searcy, and Charles and Richard Morrow, both of the home; and two sisters, Crystal and Mitchell Starkey of Knox, and Erica Morrow of the home.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Highland Assembly of God with Tim Turner officiating and arrangements by Tri-County Highland Funeral Home.
Anna Jean Glover
TRUMANN — Anna Jean Glover, 48, of Trumann died Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009, at St. Bernards Medical Center.
Born at Bowling Green, Ky., she had lived at Trumann for the past 17 years and was formerly of Green Bay, Wis. She was a homemaker, faithful member of the Church of Christ that meets at Melton Avenue, preacher’s wife, Bible class teacher and a volunteer cordinator for Cedar Park Elementary School.
Survivors include her husband of 27 years, Irvin “Nolan” Glover of the home; one daughter, Alyssa “JaNae” Moody and husband Travis of Trumann; one son, Ethan Earl Glover of Trumann; her parents, David Earl and Onita Mitchell Young of Trumann; and a great-aunt, Oleta Milam of Bowling Green.
Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home at Trumann with Ronnie Benson and Tim Glover officiating. Burial will follow in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Darrell Glover, Charles Bradsher, Trent Moody, Ronnie French, Gary French, Jimmy Blankenship, Kelvin Young and Kerry Young.
Honorary pallbearers will be the men at Melton Avenue Church of Christ and Nolan Glover’s brothers.
Visitation will be from 5-7 tonight in Thompson Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the UAMS Win Rockefeller Research Center and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
June M. Hellner
Feb. 8, 1920-Feb. 1, 2009
CHEROKEE VILLAGE — June M. Hellner, 88, of Cherokee Village died Sunday at Fulton County Hospital at Salem.
Born at Detroit, Mrs. Hellner was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Meldrum and Helen Schindler Meldrum; one brother; and two sisters.
Survivors include her husband, James J. Hellner; son, Timothy J. Hellner of Marengo, Ind.; daughter, Julie Ann Hellner of Ash Flat; and brother, Robert Meldrum of Detroit.
A memorial Mass will be announced at a later date.
The family has requested that memorials be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Arrangements are under the direction of Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland.
Nona Mae Ivie
ERLANGER, Ky. — Nona Mae Ivie, 70, passed away Friday, Jan. 30, 2009.
She was born Feb. 26, 1938, at Pocahontas to the late Alfred and Lena Virgin.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Ivie; brothers, Melburn, Joe, Arvie, Alvin, George, Gene and Bobbie Virgin; sisters, Bonnie Ball and Kathryn Ford; and granddaughter, Miranda Black.
Survivors include her son, Jackson Ivie; daughters, Angela Beck, Tammie Ivie, Delinda Carden and Melinda Black; sisters, Charlene Ellman and Linda Ketterer; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in McNabb Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Shiloh Cemetery.
Visitation will be this evening from 5-7.
JONESBORO — Ray McClintock, 84, of Jonesboro died Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at his home.
Ray was born at Walnut Ridge and lived in Jonesboro for 50 years after moving here from Walnut Ridge. He was a manager for Jonesboro Builders Supply and a rental property owner for more than 30 years. He was a member of Central Baptist Church for 50 years and served as an usher for many years. He was a Mason of the Hoxie Masonic Lodge No. 692 and a member of the United Commercial Travelers. He was a World War II Army veteran and attended Southern Baptist College.
Ray loved his family, enjoyed the outdoors and appreciated hard work. He dedicated his life to loving his wife, daughters and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, J.R. and Ermer Thomason McClintock; seven brothers; and three sisters.
He is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Nina McClintock of the home; two daughters, Cynthia Bahn and husband Robert of Mountain Home and Sandra Taylor and husband Gaylon of Jonesboro; one sister, Lucille Acree of Savannah, Ill.; longtime friend and brother-in-law, Billy Joe Davis; and four grandchildren, Christopher Bahn and wife Toni, Catherine Bahn, Sarahbeth Taylor and Emilee Taylor.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Emerson Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Mike Martin officiating. Burial will be in Oaklawn Cemetery
with Emerson Funeral Home in charge.
Active pallbearers will be Gaylon Taylor, Robert Bahn, Chris Bahn, Gary Kimberling, Bill McClintock, Gerald Manning, Dr. Steve Abernathy, Steve Collar and Aaron Vasgaard.
Honorary pallbearers will be Don Vineyard, Jerry Cooper, Cliff Adams, Joe Little and Billy Joe Davis.
Visitation will be from 6-7 tonight in Emerson Funeral Home of Jonesboro.
The family requests that lasting memorials be made to Central Baptist Church, 3707 Harrisburg Road, Jonesboro 72404.
MEMPHIS — Sue McDaniel, 78, of Memphis passed away Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009.
She was retired from Walgreens and a member of Range Hills Baptist Church.
Mrs. McDaniel was the widow of George H. McDaniel and is survived by her daughters, Patricia Robertson of Jonesboro, Deborah Garner of Millington, Tenn., and Dorothea Weise of Cahokia, Ill.; son, George McDaniel Jr. of Dupo, Ill.; eight grandchildren, including Suzy (Mrs. Michael) Wyatt; 10 great-grandchildren; and brother, John Browning of Alabama.
The family will receive friends from 5-8 this evening and from 2-3 Saturday before services at 3 p.m. in the Memphis Funeral Home Germantown Parkway Chapel with intermenty to follow in Memory Hill Gardens of Bartlett.
Memorials may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
JONESBORO — Stacy McGinnis, 47, of Jonesboro passed away at her residence on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009.
Stacy was born at Jonesboro on Sept. 28, 1961. She was a homemaker and was of Christian belief.
She is survived by her husband, Marty McGinnis of the home; a son, Jon-David Hurst of Jonesboro; a daughter and son-in-law, Ashley and Chris Taylor of Jonesboro; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. David Landis of Paragould and Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hunter of St. Charles, Mo.; a grandmother, Ruby Hunter of Killeen, Texas; and two grandchildren, Grayson Taylor and Hannah Taylor.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. in Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery
with John Chance officiating. Langford-Bookout Funeral Home is assisting the family with these arrangements.
Honorary pallbearers will be Loren Hurst, Bryan Sutterfield, Kelly Austin, Steve Cole, Dean Gibson and Richard Smoak.
Visitation will be from 5-7 this evening at the funeral home.
Memorial may be made to the American Cancer Society or Calvary Pentecostal Church.
Vicki Swaim Puryear
MOUNT VERNON — Vicki Swaim Puryear, 46, of Mount Vernon passed away Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at White County Medical Center at Searcy.
Born at Humboldt, Tenn., on March 16, 1962, she was the daughter of Bob Swaim and the late Marjorie Sites Swaim. A resident of Mount Vernon for most of her life, Vicki was employed by the Union Standard Insurance Co. for 24 years and served as supervisor for the State of Arkansas. She was a member of the First Assembly of God.
Vicki is survived by her husband, Allen Puryear of Mount Vernon; sons, Jacob Weeks of Rose Bud and Brandon Puryear of Texarkana, Ark.; daughter, Jessica Harrtson and husband Wesley of Rose Bud; her father, Bob Swaim of Rose Bud; brother, Philip Swaim and wife Lisa of London, England; three grandchildren, Cameron, Hannah, and Mason; and other relatives and her many friends.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday in Olmstead Funeral Home of Heber Springs.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the Rose Bud Assembly of God with the Rev. Douglas McClure officiating. Interment will follow in Rose Bud Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jim Hawkins, Alan Smith, Jerry Puryear, Stan Wooldridge, Kenny Hill and Bill Patterson.
Arrangements are by Olmstead Funeral Home.
Johnny Howard Stanfill
MANILA — Johnny Howard Stanfill, 67, of Manila died Wednesday at St. Bernards Medical Center at Jonesboro.
He was the son of the late Eugene Wesley and Ruby Lee Mason Stanfill and had been a lifelong Manila resident. He was the retired owner-operator of Stanfill Trucking at Manila.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Sue Nance Stanfill, in 1997; and one brother, Edgar Leo “Hoppe” Stanfill.
Survivors include his son, John Stanfill of Manila; daughter, Lisa Yancey of Jonesboro; one brother, Danny Stanfill of Cody, Wyo.; and three sisters, Trula Ball of Camp, Pam Bagley of Lafe and Donna Hallmark of Paragould. He also leaves four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday in Manila First United Pentecostal Church. Howard Funeral Service of Manila is in charge of arrangements.
The family will receive visitors from 2-4 before services.