Marion County, AR - 1900s Obituaries


GILLILAND, PARNELL, WOOTON posted by Gary D Treat on Saturday, July 10, 1965

Mountain Echo, Yellville, AR Thursday, 15 Jul 1965, pg 10 Lifetime Resident Of County Dies Mrs. Jacqueline PARNELL, 78, a life time resident of Marion County died July 10 at Maron County hospital. She was born July 28, 1887 at Yellville to George W. and Mary Susan (WOOD) HALL. On July 28, 1905 she was united in marriage to Edward PARNALL [sic], Sr. Five children were born to this union, Mrs. Lloyd WOOTON, Yellville; Mrs. Clifford GILLILAND, Cotter; Cleto and Ratio PARNELL, Tulsa, OK; and Edward PARNELL, Little Rock. Other survivors are a brother, Joseph HALL of Flippin; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Mr. PARNELL died in 1947 at Flippin.

BAKER, BUOY, EVANS, GARVIN, HARDIGREE, JAMES, LAKE posted by Funeral Notices on Monday, February 28, 1966

In Memory of Sidney GARVIN. 1935-1966. Services Holt-Burns Funeral Home. February 28, 1966, 11:00 a.m. Minister Rev. Rayburn Jackson. Pallbearers: Ben BUOY, Don JAMES, Fred LAKE, Burley BAKER, Howard EVANS, D.J. HARDIGREE. Interment, Yellville Cemetery by Holt-Burns Funeral Home. (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd)

BEARDEN, GAINS, HUDSPETH, MEDLEY, OTT, SETZER, WAGONER, WYATT posted by Funeral Notices on Monday, June 13, 1966

In Memory of Samuel Lee MEDLEY. 1898-1966. Services Pleasant Ridge, June 13, 1966, 2:00 p.m. Minister Eldon King. Pallbearers: L.H. WYATT, Gus SETZER, Harry GAINS, Olen MEDLEY, Fred BEARDEN, Kirby WAGONER. Interment Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd) Additional info furnished by MCHS: Son of Samuel T and Rosetta (HUDSPETH) MEDLEY. Married Nettie Elizabeth OTT. Born Booneville, Logan County, AR

GRAY, HALL, KING posted by Gary D Treat on Sunday, June 26, 1966

Mountain Echo, Yellville, AR 30 Jun 1966 Services Held for Lynda Carol HALL Lynda Carol, 16 year old daughter of Mr and Mrs Luther B HALL, route E, Yellville, died June 26 at the Childrens Colony hospital in Conway where she had been a patient the past few months. Lynda Carol was born Sept. 11, 1949 at Gasville [sic] to Luther B and Emma Jane GRAY. Survivors besides the parents are a sister, Geraldine and a brother, L Bryan HALL of the home; a grandmother, Mrs Ola Ann GRAY, Harriett, and grandfather, Clark HALL, Flippin. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in the Baptist Church at Flippin with the Rev Howard KING officiating. Burial was in the Ott cemetery. Holt Burnes Funeral Home made funeral arrangements.

BUTLER posted by Funeral Notices on Sunday, August 7, 1966

In Memory Of Emily Frances BUTLER, August 29, 1882 - August 7, 1966. Services, 11:00 a.m. Thurs. Aug. 11, 1966. First Christian Church, Cleveland, Oklahoma. Minister Rev. Ronnie Epps, Cleveland, Oklahoma. Interment, Woodland Cemetery, Cleveland, OK. Arrangements by: Chapman Funeral Home, Cleveland, OK. (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd)


James D. WILKERSON of Route 4 Dies James D. WILKERSON, aged 82, of Route 4, Harrison, Arkansas, a retired farmer, died Wednesday, October 19, 1966 at the Boone County Hospital. He was born May 7, 1884 at Peel, a son of John and Emma KING WILKERSON. He was a Baptist and a Mason. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lillie WILKERSON; four sons, Chester Wilkerson of Route 4, John Wilkerson of Bentonville, Jimmy Wilkerson of Patterson, Calif., Arthur Lee Wilkerson of Yellville; four daughters, Mrs. Edith LAWHON of Eastside, Ore., Mrs. Lillian DODSON and Mrs. Olivette BATTENFIELD of Sand Springs, Okla., Mrs. Mary RISLEY of Peel; three brothers, Bob and Charlie Wilkerson of Harrison, Jerry Wilkerson of Titon, Wash.; 21 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren. The funeral will be Friday at 2 p.m. at the Oregon Flat Church by Rev. Wayne Kendall and Rev. Odell LeMay with burial in the Peel Cemetery by the Holt Funeral Service. Pallbearers will be John RICHEY, Fay HODGE, Clyde GAINES, Dean PRUITT, Clifton NORVELL, Dwight CANTRELL. (Submitted by Dawn Gray Mt. Echo Staff)

BILLINGS, CRAIG, DAVENPORT, HURST, JONES, PADEN, TOLLIVER, WOOD posted by Funeral Notices on Thursday, October 20, 1966

In Memory of Evelyn HURST. Born November 13, 1919. Passed Away October 20, 1966. Services First Baptist Church Yellville, Saturday 2:00 pm October 22, 1966. Ministers Rev John Finn and Rev Edward Powers. Interment Yellville Cemetery. Pallbearers: Dale DAVENPORT, Fred BILLINGS, Earl WOOD, Billy F. JONES, Robert PADEN, Joe CRAIG. Christeson Funeral Home, Harrison and Yellville, AR (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd) Additional info furnished by MCHS: Evelyn TOLLIVER, 1st wife of Joseph Harlan HURST

BRUCE, COKER, DUGGER, LEAVELL, STANLEY posted by Jerry Young on Tuesday, November 22, 1966

Columbus "Lum" DUGGER Birth: 22 JAN 1888 in Eros, Arkansas Death: 22 NOV 1966 in Elk City, Oklahoma Occupation: Grocery and Drug Store Owner in Foss, Ok Burial: Foss, Oklahoma Cem. Parents: Henry Asbury and Missouri Amanda (COKER) DUGGER C.C. DUGGER DIES TUESDAY, SERVICES HELD Funeral services for C.C. Dugger, 78-year old Foss [Oklahoma] resident who died Tuesday in an Elk City hospital, were held at 2 p. m. in Foss' First Baptist church with Rev. A.W. BRUCE officiating. Burial was in the Foss cemetery. Mr. DUGGER was born in Eros, Ark., where he spent his childhood. He was married to Louella STANLEY in 1911 and came to western Oklahoma in 1912. After living in Sayre, he moved to Foss in 1922 when he started a grocery business. He also operated stores in Elk City, Carter, Willow and Burns Flat. He was a member of the Methodist church. Surviving are his wife, of the home; one daughter, Mrs. Wilbur LEAVELL, of Clinton; three sons, A.W. DUGGER, of Foss; Stanley DUGGER, of Okmulgee, and C.C. "Bus" DUGGER, of Amarillo, Tex.; one bother, Tolbert, of Portland, Ore.; 10 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Kern-Schneider Funeral home in Clinton.

BARKER, HAND, KELLEY, LEWIS, NEIL, SLAGLEY posted by Sarah Cotton on Friday, December 30, 1966

Obituary: From the Northwest Arkansas Times, Fayetteville, AR. Friday December 30, 1966. Charles F. KELLEY, 79, of Lowell, died Friday in the Rogers hospital. He was born September 18, 1887 at Pyeatt, Arkansas. He was a retired farmer. Survivors are the widow, Mrs. Anna HAND KELLEY of the home; one son, Charles F jr. Of Anaheim, Calif.; Two daughters, Mrs. Avo NEIL and Mrs. Wanda BARKER both of Lowell. Three brothers, Roy and Elmer both of Harrison, and Frank of Cowiche, Washington. Three sisters, Mrs. Haskell SLAGLEY, Mrs. Mae SLAGLEY, and Mrs. Pearl LEWIS all of Harrison. Seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 2pm Tuesday at Sisco funeral chapel with burial in Goad Springs cemetery.

AVEY, BOGLE, GILLEY, LYON, MILLIGAN, MOREAU, MORRIS, WILBUR posted by Gary D Treat on Saturday, December 31, 1966

Mountain Echo, Yellville, AR Thursday, 5 Jan 1967, pg 1 Services Held For John AVEY John Allen AVEY, 91, died Dec. 31, in the Baxter General Hospital. Mr. AVEY, a retired farmer had lived in the Flippin and Yellville areas apporximately 30 years and at the time of his death was living at Rest Haven in Mountain Home. Mr. AVEY was born at Big Flat August 13, 1875, the son of John and Martha Jane (MORRIS) AVEY. He was a member of the Church of Christ. Survivors are his wife, Lydia BOGLE AVEY, Rest Haven; and a sister, Mary WILBUR of Norfork. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday in the Yellville Main Street Church of Christ with John R. LYON officiating. Pallbearers were Leo AVEY, Lloyd MOREAU, Claude GILLEY, E. J. BOGLE, Howard MILLIGAN and Jimmy BOGLE. Burial was in the Yellville Cemetery.

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