Marion County, AR - 1900s Obituaries


ADAMS, CARTER, CRAIG, DOSHIER, FLIPPIN, HAMLET, LEFEVERS posted by Funeral Notices on Friday, January 13, 1967

In Memory of James A. "Gus" FLIPPIN. Born April 24, 1908. Passed Away January 13, 1967. Services Yellville Baptist Church, Monday 2:30 p.m. January 16, 1967. Ministers, Rev. Edward Powers and Rev. Aubra Hayes. Interment, Layton Cemetery. Pallbearers: Dr. O.M. CARTER; Albert DOSHIER, Bill HAMLET, Bob LEFEVERS, E.B. ADAMS, Joe CRAIG. Christeson Funeral Home, Harrison and Yellville, AR. (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd)

DAVENPORT, LYNCH, MADDOX, PURSWELL, ROBISON, WEBB posted by Funeral Notices on Monday, February 27, 1967

Kathern May MADDOX; 1887-1967. Services Pleasant Ridge Methodist Church, February 27, 1967; 10:00 A.M. Minister Doyle Davenport; Pallbearers: G.M. PURSWELL, Troy WEBB, U.D. LYNCH, Homer DAVENPORT, Robert ROBISON. Interment at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd)

ARNOLD, FLETCHER, LINCK, MARCHANT, MCCRACKEN, OTT, REA, TILLEY, TREAT posted by Gary D Treat on Saturday, March 4, 1967

Mountain Echo, Yellville, AR Thursday, 9 Mar 1967 Earl MARCHANT Of Flippin Dies Earl MARCHANT, 59, a farmer of the Flippin community, died March 4. He was born Aug 21, 1907 at Calico Rock to Rufus and Mollie ARNOLD MARCHANT. He had lived in Marion county 50 years. He was married to the former Opal OTT in 1929. She survives. Other survivors are one daughter, Mrs Earline TREAT of Flippin; a brother, Jack MARCHANT of Sunnyside, Wash.; one sister, Mrs Edith FLETCHER, Archie, MO, and one grandchild. Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Christian church in Flippin with Rev F Eldon KING officiating. Burial was in the Ott cemetery. Pallbearers were Bill LINCK, Guy McCRACKEN, Howard REA, Jewell TILLEY, Fred BEARDEN and Hardy HUDDLESTON.

HALL, HUDDLESTON, KIRKLAND, LANKFORD, MORSE, MYLES, PAYNE, SHEA, WORLIEN posted by Gary D Treat on Thursday, August 31, 1967

Mountain Echo, Yellville, AR 31 Aug 1967 Rites Held For R E HUDDLESTON Ralph E HUDDLESTON, 76, died at the Springdale Hospital August 24. He had lived at Springdale about one year. He was born at Valley Springs to Abraham and Dora (MORSE) HUDDLESTON, but had lived in Marion County most of his life. He was a retired Arkansas State Highway engineer. Previous to that he was engaged as a mining engineer in Marion County. Survivors are four sons, Layne, Springdale, Jimmy and Buddy, Wichita, Kans. and Glendon, West Fork; three daughters, Mrs Shirley SHEA, Springdale, Mrs Mabel WORLIEN and Mrs Sarah KIRKLAND, both of Wichita, Kans.; three sisters, Mrs Gertrude MYLES, Tulsa, Okla., Mrs Emma PAYNE, San Jose, Calif., and Mrs Ida LANKFORD, Laramie, Wyo.; 16 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. His wife, Eva (HALL) HUDDLESTON, preceded him in death, as did two children. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Yellville Methodist Church with the pastor, Rev Aubra HAYS, officiating. A quartet composed of Mr Betty DUREN, Wm E BROWNING and Mr and Mrs Walter BRIDGES sang "What A Friend" and "Near the Heart of God." They were accompanied at the organ by Mrs Opal LAYTON Burial was in the Yellville Cemetery.

BAKER, DAVENPORT, LYNCH, MARTIN, MCCLAIN, ROBINSON, WEBB, YARBROUGH posted by Funeral Notices on Friday, March 1, 1968

In Memory of Fred MCCLAIN. 1900-1968. Services Caney Church, March 1, 1968 2:00 p.m. Minister Ivy Davenport. Pallbearers: Troy WEBB, Robert ROBINSON, Buford YARBROUGH, Burley BAKER, W.D. LYNCH, Bill MARTIN. Interment Osborne Cemetery (This funeral notice copy is extremely faded and difficult to read). (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd) Additional info furnished by MCHS: Son of George Washington and Julia A (DAVENPORT) MCCLAIN. Married Telia Arvilla YARBROUGH

BAKER, DAVENPORT, DIDWAY, RICE, ROBINSON, WEBB, WILLIAMS posted by Funeral Notices on Saturday, March 23, 1968

In Memory of Hez WILLIAMS. 1893-1968. Services Caney Church of Christ, March 23, 1968, 2:00 p.m. Minister John R. Lyon. Pallbearers: Troy WEBB, Robert ROBINSON, LeRoy WILLIAMS, Frank DIDWAY, Burley BAKER, Bobby J. BAKER. Interment Caney Cemetery. (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd) Additional info furnished by MCSH: Hezekiah "Hez" WILLIAMS, son of Elbert Monroe and Mary Catherine (DAVENPORT) WILLIAMS. Married Violet Lavina RICE

BEAVERS, CRAWFORD, FLETCHER, JONES, MORRIS, SUBLETT, WAKEMAN posted by Gary D Treat on Monday, June 3, 1968

From an unidentified California newspaper Date of death 3 Jun 1968 in Sacramento County, CA Zada SUBLETT, 83, of 724 N School St died Monday in a Galt rest home following an extended illness. A native of Arkansas, she had lived in Lodi since 1950. She is survived by three daughters, Mrs Mary MORRIS of Lodi, Mrs Nora WAKEMAN of Los Angeles and Mrs Ray CRAWFORD of Gassville, Ark.; one son, Wheeler SUBLETT of Fort Myers, Fla.; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs Edgar FLETCHER of Mountain Home, Ark. and Mrs Lema BEAVERS of Buffalo, Ark.; and one brother, George JONES, also of Arkansas. Mrs SUBLETT was a member of the First Assembly of God Church of Lodi. Funeral services will be held Friday, June 7 at 10:30 a.m. in the chapel of the Gierhart & Wells Funeral Home with Rev Gene FORREST of the First Assembly of God Church officiating. Interment will follow in the Lodi Memorial Cemetery.

ADAMS, BAKER, DAVENPORT, OTT, RAINES, SWAYNE, WILLIAMS posted by Mt Echo Newspaper on Saturday, June 22, 1968

Mountain Echo 1968 Riley BAKER'S Service at Caney William Riley BAKER, 83, a retired farmer, died June 22 at Marion County Hospital where he had been a patient since January. He was born March 4, 1885 in the Tomahawk community in Searcy County to John and Mary Jane (ADAMS) BAKER. He had lived in Marion County 55 years. His wife, the former Gena DAVENPORT, preceded him in death. Four children were born to this union, two sons, Burley BAKER, rural Yellville, and Ancil BAKER, Yakima, Wash., and two daughters, Mrs. Glenna WILLIAMS, Harrison, and Mrs. Pauline SWAYNE, Tulsa, Okla. Other suvivors are one sister, Mrs. Anna RAINES, Harrison; 8 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Funeral service were held June 24 at 2 pm in the Caney church with Doyle Davenport officiating. Burial was in the Caney cemetery. Pallbearers were Billy Charles BAKER, Bobby Joe BAKER, Bobby Joe OTT, Kenneth RAINES, Andy SWAYNE and Ward DAVENPORT.

ADAMS, BAKER, DAVENPORT, OTT, RAINER, SWAYNE posted by Funeral Notices on Monday, June 24, 1968

In Memory Of William Riley BAKER. 1885-1968. Services, Caney Church of Christ June 24, 1968, 2:00 p.m. Minister Doyle Davenport. Pallbearers: Billy J. BAKER, Bobby J. OTT, Andy SWAYNE, Bobby J. BAKER, Kenneth RAINER, Ward DAVENPORT. Interment Caney Cemetery. (Funeral Notice from the papers of Nellie D. (Morrow) Baker (Dec'd) Additional Info furnished by MCHS: son of John and Mary Jane (ADAMS) BAKER. Married Gene DAVENPORT

ADAMS, COLDIRON, PHILLIPS, SIMS, SMITH, STAGGS, TAYLOR posted by Sadie Kennedy on Saturday, September 21, 1968

Sunny Lane Cemetery, Dell City, Oklahoma Co., OK, Obituary: Wilbern "Tex" TAYLOR, 75 of 400 SW 45, died Thursday September 21, 1968 at South Community Hospital. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the Vondel Smith Mortuary with burial in Sunny Lane Cemetery. A native of Yellville, Ark., Taylor came to Oklahoma in 1907. He was a retired contractor and former employee of the Phillips Petroleum Company. A veteran of service with the Canadian Army during World War I, he was a member of the Grand Blvd. Baptist Church and the Siloam Lodge and was a 32nd degree Mason. Survivors include his wife, Doll; four sisters, Mrs. Tom SMITH of 600 S. Lawson, Mrs. Charlie PHILLIPS of 3917 S. E. 26, Mrs. Edna SIMS of Chow Chilla, Calif., Mrs. Charles COLDIRON of 3200 Highland Park Ave., and Mrs. H. A. STAGGS of Concord, Calif.; one brother, Ulyess TAYLOR of 320 S. Lawson and his mother Mrs. Lilly Bell TAYLOR of Midwest City. Mr. Taylor was the son of Levi Mitchell and Lily Belle ADAMS TAYLOR

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