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Garner, Otho T.

Otho T. Garner, age 89, of Plainview died Monday morning, August 5, at his home. He was a retired Merchant, a native of the Gravelly Community, the son of the late William and Lidia Latimer Garner . He was a deputy Sheriff of Yell County for 60 years and was a member of the Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Ola Montgomery Garner; two daughters, Mrs. C. C. (Melba) Kimberley of Austin, Tex. and Mrs. B. F. (Lucy) Slatter of Jacksonville Tex.; one half -brother, Dilligar Start of Shreveport, La.; two grand-children, four great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grand-child.

Services will be held at the Plainview Methodist Church Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock with the Rev, Roy Savage officiating. Interment will be at the Parks Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Dickey Keathley, Roger Taylor, Don Burnham, Jim Caviness, Bill Watson and Joe Dishongh. Honorary Casket Bearers will be Earl Ladd, Herman McCormick, Nub Knight, Peck Sloan, Don Barger, Cleo Cowger, Harold Burnham, Bill Barnes, Sonny Clement, Sam Turner, Carlos Mitchell, Kate Smith and Dewey Gossage. Arrangements and services are in care of the Cornwell Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 9-8-1974 )


Garner, Otho Woodrow

Otho Woodrow Garner, age 63, of Bluffton died Sunday, October 3, at the Yell County Hospital. He was a native of Gravelly, a retired farmer, the son of the late William and Mary Wagner Garner. He was a member of the Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Geatrice Guin Garner; two sons, Garry Garner of Gravelly, and Rodney Gamer of Paola, Kansas; one daughter, Mrs. Jerry Ferguson of Bluffton; two brothers, Loyd Garner of Hope, and Arlis Garner of Tulsa; two sisters, Miss Carmon Garner, and Miss Hazel Garner, both of Tulsa and six grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at the Nola Church of Christ at 10 a.m. Tuesday with W.J. Friend officiating. Interment was in the Parks Cemetery. Casket bearers were Roy Garner, Bobby Hunt, Glenn Qualls, Ned Swaim, Buel Thompson, and Kenneth Dragoo. Arrangements and services were in care of the Cornwell Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers, a Memorial may be made to the American Cancer Society. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 10-7-1976 )


Garner, Ray

Ray Garner, 91, of Mission Viejo, CA passed away on November 29th, 2012. He was born in Belleville, Arkansas in 1921. Ray was a retired machinist at Ameron (a leader in pipe systems technology). Ray was a World War II Veteran from the U.S. Air Force. He enjoyed his family, car road trip vacations, cooking/BBQ's, and fishing.

He is preceded in death by his oldest son, Wendell R. Garner.

He is survived by his wife, Viola Harkey Garner, originally from Belleville, Arkansas and his son, Larry W. Garner both currently residing in Mission Viejo, CA. He is also survived by eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was December 4, 2012 at White Emerson Mortuary in Whittier, CA. Services arraigned by O'Connor Mortuary of Laguna Hills. CA. Interment at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier, CA. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 5, 2012)

Garner, Rebecca Jane (Cotton)

Rebecca Jane Cotton Garner, 95, of Arkadelphia passed away Saturday, September 8, 2012, in Dardanelle. The youngest daughter of the late Thomas James and Myrtle Love Cotton was born October 17, 1916, at Dardanelle.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Erwin W. Garner, Vice-President of Henderson University and siblings, Thomas Cotton, Anna Gayle Miller, Margaret Miller, Frances Smith and Elizabeth Amis. She was a graduate of Arkansas Tech University, University of Central Arkansas, and University of Arkansas. She taught home economics at Hot Springs High School, then became professor of home economics at Henderson University and Ouachita Baptist University. She was a member of the St. Andrew United Methodist Church of Arkadelphia, Clark County Retired Teacners Association and Daughters of the American Revolution.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Rose Hill Cemetery in Arkadelphia. Arrangements By Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. Online Guest Book and Condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Sep 12, 2012)

Garner, Rena

Rena Garner, age 85, of Danville, AR died Monday, January 3, 2000 at Mitchell's Nursing Home in Danville. She was born in Dardanelle, AR October 3, 1914 daughter of the late Robert and Amy Batchlor Barnett. She was a mother and homemaker and a member of the Upper Spring Creek Free Will Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Garner; five brothers and three sisters.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Harlon Patton of Belleville, AR; two brothers, W. W. "Bussie" Barnett of Dardanelle, AR and Russell Barnett of Tulsa, OK; a grandson and his wife, Mike and Juanita Patton of Belleville, AR and one great-granddaughter, Madison Nicole Patton of Belleville, AR.

Graveside service will be held today, Wednesday, January 5, 2000 at 11:00 a. m. at the Upper Spring Creek Cemetery with Rev. Earl Stapleton and Rev. Richard Falbo officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, January 5, 2000)


Garner, Robbie Nadyne

Robbie Nadyne Garner, age 86, formerly of Blue Ball, AR died Thursday, February 25, 2010 at Mitchell Nursing Home in Danville. She was born February 25, 1925 in Blue Ball, AR to the late Richard Thomas and Oma Ann McCubbins James. She was a homemaker and a lifetime Baptist. She loved quilting and crafts.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Bethel "Buck" Garner; sons, Danny Ray Garner, Jerry Garner; daughter, Shelia Garner; sister, Sybil Juanita James Tidwell; brothers, Burlous James and Vernon Lloyd James; nephews, Richard Tidwell and Robert Roy Tidwell.

Survivors include a sister-in-law, Elvie Wilkins James; nephews, Melvin Lloyd James, Ronnie Gene James, Ricky Lynn James, William Eugene Tidwell, David Wayne Tidwell, Larry Garner, James "Bo" Garner, Robert Mitchell Garner, Rex David Garner; nieces, Peggy James Hall, Patty James Kutach, Pamela James Millard, Tommy Joyce Tidwell Embree, and Joyce Ann Evans.

Funeral services were Monday, March 1, 2010 at Tate Town Church with Rev. Larry Pat Millard and Rev. Ricky Hunt officiating. Burial was at Hunts Cemetery in Tate Town, AR. Pallbearers were Melvin James, David Garner, John Haggard, Roy Wilkins, Todd Garner, James "Bo" Garner, Larry Wayne Garner, and Kyle LaRoe. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 3, 2010)


Garner, Robert L. "Bob"

Robert L. "Bob" Garner, aged 77 years, died at his home eleven miles west of Dardanelle on the Danville road about 1:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, March 11th, 1941. Mr. Gamer was born in South Carolina, but came to Yell county when but a lad, and for 10 years he resided in the neighborhood where he passed away. He spent his entire life in farming and stock raising; was an industrious, honorable man and a good citizen and will be missed in the community in which he has long resided.

He is survived by his wife, three daughters, Mrs. Lillian Rounsaville, of Belleville; Mrs. Jessie Wood, of Steel MO.; and Mrs. James Barnett, of Davidson, Okla.; 11 sons, Wendel of the home; Denver, Virgil, and Earl, of Chickalah, Lavern, of Camp Robinson; Walter, Oliver and Ira of Artesia, N. M.; Lee of Washington, and Jack and Dugan of Carlsbad, N. M.; 25 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren. The Garner-Hudson Post of the American Legion at Dardanelle was named for another son, Roy Garner, killed in action in France during the World War.

Funeral services were held at the Chickalah Methodist Church at I:30 p.m. Wednesday by the Rev. C.C. Cale. Burial was in New Hope Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Post-Dispatch Newspaper, Dardanelle, Arkansas, Obituary was published on March 13, 1941)

Garner, Robert L. "Bob"

Robert L. ('Bob') Garner, 77, retired planter, died at his home at Chickalah, March 11. He was born in South Carolina, but had lived in Yell County 59 years. Mr.

Garner is survived by his wife, three daughters, Mrs. Lillian Roundaville, Belleville, Mrs. Jessie Wood, Steel, Missouri, and Mrs. Ames Barnett, Davidson, Oklahoma; 11 sons, Wendale of the home, Denver, Virgil and Earl of Chickalah, Lavern of Camp Robinson, Walter, Oliver and Ira of Artesia, N. M.; 25 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. The Hudson Garder post of the American Legion at Dardanelle was named in honor of another son, Roy Gamer, killed in action in France during the World War.

Funeral services were held at the Chickalah Methodist Church at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday by the Rev. C. C. Cale. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Mar 1941)

Garner, Robert Wess

Robert Wess Garner, age 83, died Thursday, August 1, 2002. Born September 6, 1918 in Belleville, AR, he lived in Carlsbad for 19 years. He retired in 1981 from McDonnell Douglas, where he was an industrial fireman. He served in the U. S. Army Infantry, 7th Division, and received a Purple Heart. He was a member of First Southern Baptist Church of Carlsbad, Oceanside Masonic Lodge No. 381, American Legion No. 416, and the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors. He enjoyed building houses, fishing, reading, woodwork, gardening, antique clock repair, teaching clock repair, and auctioneering for charity events.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. John W. Garner.

He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Violet Garner of Carlsbad; daughter Lynnette Cunningham of Fountain Valley; daughter and son-in-law, Sharon and Alan Toyne of Lake Los Angeles; brother and sister-in-law, Ray and Viola Garner of Mission Viejo; six grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and 10 nieces and nephews.

The funeral service was held at August 5, at Eternal Hills Mortuary with the Rev. John Welch officiating. Interment was at Eternal Hills Mortuary with members of the military and Masons officiating. The family suggests memorial donations to First Baptist Church of Carlsbad's building fund, 3780 Pio Pico Drive, Carlsbad, CA 92008. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 21, 2002)


Garner, Roy "Pete" Oather

Roy "Pete" Oather Garner, 80, of Dermott, AR passed away Tuesday, June 7, 2011 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center in Pine Bluff. He was born to the late Devo and Vada Garner on September 7, 1930 in Waltreak AR.

He is also preceded in death by four brothers and one sister. Mr.

Garner is survived by his wife Kathryn Garner of Dermott AR, one brother W. T. Butch Garner (Bobbye) of Perryville AR, four sisters; Jo Runnels (Henry) of Wann OK, Ruth Bostick (George) of Claremore OK, Linda Tucker (Richard) of Star City AR, Polly Tipton (Roger) of Ashdown AR, and a host of nieces, nephews, step children, step grandchildren, and step great- grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Saturday, June 18, 2011 at Temple Baptist Church in Dermott AR. Cremation by Roselawn Crematory. Arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service of McGehee, AR. Online guestbook: griffinfuneralservice.net (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jun 22, 2011)

Garner, Travis Vee

Travis Vee Garner, age 76, of Danville passed away Sunday, January 15, 2017, at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. Travis was born December 18, 1940, in Waltreak, Arkansas to the late Velcie Edward & Otis Mae Mclnturf Garner. He was a retired Army National Guard Veteran, 212 Signal Battery, for over 30 years. He was a retired tool and die maker, he was a cattle farmer and a retired poultry farmer, he drove a school bus for the Danville Public Schools for 32 years, he was a member of the Yell County Quorum Court for 23 years. Travis was a member of the Havana First Baptist Church where he was also a Sunday School teacher. He was a member of the Danville Masonic Lodge #41.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Glenn Garner and Rufus Garner, and a sister, Velva Lea Earls.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Ida Belle Hood Garner; children & spouses; Kelly & Randy Klober of Danville, Shannon Vee Gamer of Houston, Texas, Troy Neal & Teri Garner of Danville; brother & sisters-in-law, Jesse & Linda Garner of Danville; Erma Lea Garner of Danville; sister & brother-in-law, Linda & Leroy Randall of Dardanelle; grandchildren, Kyle & Alana Klober, Travis Klober, Chris (Brent) Garner, Bryan & Sylvia Garner, McKenzie, Kayley and Mitchell Garner; great-grandchildren, Brasen, Brooks, and Isla Belle Klober, Maddie and Brody Garner; along with several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be his grandchildren. Funeral service will be 10 am Thursday, January 19, 2017, at the Havana First Baptist Church with Bro. Dennis Horn officiating. Burial with Masonic Rites will be at Earl Ladd Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 to 8 pm Wednesday, January 18 at the funeral home. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home Danville. Online guestbook and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jan 18, 2017)

Garner, Viola (Harkey)

Viola Harkey Garner, 93 of Mission Viejo, CA passed away on July 8, 2014. Viola was born in Belleville, Arkansas on February 26, 1921 to the lale John Kay Harkey and Edna McBride and was the second youngest of seven children.

She is survived by her son Larry W.

Garner of Mission Viejo, CA and is preceded in death by her husband of 70 years, Ray Garner also from Belleville, and her oldest son Wendell R. Garner. She is also Survived by 8 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. After Viola attended Nursing School and became a nurse's aide in Russellville, Arkansas, she and her husband moved to California in 1946 after WWII and Viola became devoted home maker and mother of her two boys. They moved from South Gate, Calif, to Downey Calif, in 1960 and later she was employed by North American Rockwell Corp. where she worked on the Apollo Mission project for the first human lunar landing. In 1982 Viola and Ray retired to Mission Viejo, California. Viola enjoyed her family, grandchildren, family holiday gatherings and especially many family summer BBQ's picnics. She loved cooking, sewing and craft projects. Viola and her husband belonged to the first Senior Club of Mission Viejo where they remained very active for several years. She also enjoyed endless car road-trip vacations which took her into 48 states over the years. Viola was a member of Grace Hills Church in Aliso Viejo, Calif.

Funeral Services were held on Sunday July 13 at 2:30 pm at Fairhaven Memorial Services in Mission Viejo, California. Interment at Rose Hills Memorial Park in Whittier California. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jul 16, 2014)

Garner, W. L.

W. L. Garner, age 80, died Sunday, November 19, 1950 at the home of a son, Louis Garner of Panola, Okla. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, November 23, 1950)


Garner, William Danny "Bill"

William Danny "Bill" Garner, age 68, passed away January 26, 2010, at his home in Edgewood. He was born May 15, 1941, in Waltreak, Arkansas, to William Velmon and Jewel Williams Garner. He grew up in and around Los Angeles, CA. On March 6, 1976, in Poteau, OK, Bill married Janice Sue Moore. They have made their home in Edgewood for the past thirty two years, where Bill was owner of Garner Industries and Race Car Products. He was also co-owner of Roto-Rooter in Russellville, AR. Bill loved racing, his machine shop and especially his grandchildren.

Bill is preceded in death by his parents, William Garner and Jewel Clark, and sister, Lestine Adamson.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Garner of Edgewood; sons, Tony Garner and wife, Lorrae of California, Billy Garner and wife, Rebecca of Fruitvale and Daniel Garner of Wills Point; daughters, Cathy Soto and husband, Stacy of Georgia and Jennifer Johnson and husband, Corey of Edgewood; sister, Elaine "Kitty" Myers of Fort Smith, AR; brother, Erwin "Rebel" Myers of Fort Smith, AR; grandchildren, Shane Garner, Sean Garner, Christopher Soto, Samantha Soto, Jake Johnson, Tyler Johnson, Keith Garner, Kevin Garner, Gage Garner and Dani Ray Garner.

Funeral services for William Danny Garner, 68, of Edgewood, are scheduled for 10:00am, Saturday, January 30, 2010, at First Baptist Church in Edgewood with Rev. Don Burns officiating. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 3, 2010)


Garner, Zachary David

Zachary David Garner, age 13, of Clarksville, AR died Monday, May 7, 2001 at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock, AR. A son of David and Joan Brown of Clarksville, AR and Rex and Theresa Garner of Mabelvale, he was born April 7, 1988 in Russellville, AR. He attended Trinity Chapel Pentecostal Church of God in Clarksville where he was a member of the One Way Youth Group. He was a student at Clarksville Junior High and a former student of the Dover public schools and was active with the Clarksville Little League Baseball.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by three brothers, Joshua and Matthew Brown, both of Clarksville and Seth Garner of Mabelvale; his grandparents, Franklin and Virginia Robberson and Monroe and Betty Garner all of Dardanelle, AR.

Funeral service was Thursday at the Russellville First Assembly of God Church with Rev. Terry Schlinker and Rev. Eddie Jones officiating. Burial was in Pollard Cemetery near Dover, by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville, AR. Memorials may be made to the Arkansas Children's Hospital Foundation, PO Drawer 2222, Little Rock, AR 72203. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 16, 2001)


Garrett, Chester

Chester Garrett, age 70, of Harvey, died Saturday, March 15, 1986 at the Yell County Hospital. Mr. Garrett was a native of the Nola Community, a retired farmer and stockman, the son of the late John and Effie McComick Garrett, and a veteran of W. W. II.

Survivors include his wife Eva Dell Wagner Garrett, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were Monday, March 17 at the Nola Church of Christ with Millage Yeats officiating. Interment will be at the Parks Cemetery with Military Honors. Arrangements and services are in care of the Cornwell Funeral Services. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1986)


Garrett, Chester

Chester Garrett, age 70, of Harvey, died Saturday, March 15, 1986 at the Yell County Hospital. Mr. Garrett was a native of the Nola Community, a retired farmer and stockman, the son of the late John and Effie McComick Garrett, and a veteran of W. W. II.

Survivors include his wife Eva Dell Wagner Garrett, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were Monday, March 17 at the Nola Church of Christ with Millage Yeats officiating. Interment will be at the Parks Cemetery with Military Honors. Arrangements and services are in care of the Cornwell Funeral Services. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 3-19-1986)


Garrett, Elva Grace

Elva Grace Garrett, age 83 of Belleville, died Saturday, at her home in Belleville. She was born on November 4, 1919 in California, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Town Dean. She was a mother and homemaker.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Laverne Brewer and Betty Brown, and one brother, Homer Dean.

Survivors include her husband, Roy H. Garrett, Sr. three sons, Bill Madden of Springfield, Missouri, Bob Madden, of Wamsutter, Wyoming, Roy H. Garrett, Jr. of Conway, Arkansas; 12 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 10:00 a. m. at the Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Danville, with burial m Mt. Springs Cemetery on Chickalah Mountain. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 21, 2002)


Garrett, James Arthur "Jim"

James Arthur (Jim) Garrett, age 42 of Ola, died October 29 in the Veterans Hospital in Little Rock following a heart attack. He was a native of Plumerville and a Missionary Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Lavonda Freeman Garrett; one son, James David of the home; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. C.D. Garrett of Plumerville; three sisters, Mrs. Doyle Trofford and Mrs. Oral Smith of Plumerville and Mrs. Jerald Brice of Lantz ; five brothers, Leo of Paragould, Eugene of Rover, Martineau, Charles and Harold of Plumerville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 1963)

Garrett, Roy Haskell

Roy Haskell Garrett, Sr. age 84 of Belleville, AR died Monday, August 18, 2003 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville. He was born in Tennessee, on July 31, 1919. He was a WWII Army Veteran, a 32 Mason and a retired supervisor for Griffin Wholesale in Fort Smith.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elva Grace Garrett; two daughters, Betty Brown and Laverne Wilson Brewer.

Survivors include, three sons, Bill Madden of Springfield, MO, Bob Madden of Wamsutter, WY and Roy Garrett, Jr. of Conway, AR; 12 grandchildren, including Charla Laverne Garrett of the home and four great grandchildren.

Funeral service was August 21, 2003 at the Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Danville with John McCourt officiating. Burial was in the Mt. Springs Cemetery on Chickalah Mountain. Pallbearers were Wayne Inman, Duane Morse, Chris Wilson, Ronald Laster and Larry Wilson. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 27, 2003)


Garrigus, John Paul

John Paul Garrigus, age 84 of Mt. Ida, AR formerly of Russellville, AR died Wednesday, September 13, 2000 at St. Joseph Hospital in Hot Springs, AR. He was born December 29, 1915 in Russellville, AR the son of the late John Ross and Ella VanZandt Garrigus. He was a Navy Veteran of WWII, serving as a fire control director aboard the USS Maddox. He was a graduate of Russellville High School and attended Arkansas Polytechnic College.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Roy F. Garrigus; three sisters, Norma Berryman, Gus B. Garrigus and Gertha Garrigus and a son-in-law, Bill Moore.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Lillian Eulene Tucker Garrigus; two sons and daughter-in-law, Bob Garrigus and Richard G. "Rick" and Palsy Garrigus all of Russellville, AR; three daughters and sons-in-law, Paula Kay Moore of Russellville, Lana Jane and Bud Choate of Chickalah, AR and Judith Lynn and Lonnie Landers, Sr. of Mt. Ida, AK; grandchildren, Sara Chisun, Leslie Garrigus, Jill Pool, John Choate, Jamie VanSickler, Rebecca Landers, Lonnie Landers, Jr. Jacob Garrigus and Cristy Stewart and three great-grandchildren.

Rev. Thorn Walker officiated at the Military graveside service held September 16 at Oak land Cemetery in Russellville AR under the direction of Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church, 103 S. Boston, Russellville, AR 72801. Honorary pallbearers were David Jamell, Johnny Strickland, Johnny Bartlett, Edward Morris, David Campbell, Rev. Tom Morris, Robert A. Young, Jr. and Z. D. Phillips. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 20, 2000)


Garrison, Ada Louise

Ada Louise Garrison, age 88, of Delaware, AR died Friday, November 24, 2006 at Dardanelle Hospital. She was born August 28, 1918 in Batesville, AR to the late Lewis and Sara E. McCullarr Terry. She was a homemaker and mother and a member of the New Blaine Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Garrison and a son, Leonard Conrad.

Survivors include a son and daughters-in-law, Floyd and Marilyn Garrison of Delaware, AR and Naomi Conrad of St. Louis, MO; four grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Service was November 27, 2006 at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Wiley Jones officiating. Interment was in Graves Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were Ben, Jiggs and Junior Garrison, Keith Cravens, Bill Jack Parker and Jimmy Reasoner. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 29, 2006)


Garrison, Bernice (Harris)

Bernice Garrison, 92, of Dardanelle died Friday, October 7, 2011, at St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville. She was born August 18, 1919, at Riley in western Yell County to Pies and Mattie Harris. For many years she was lunchroom manager for Dardanelle Middle School, retiring in 1989.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; brothers Orman, Eschel, and Edward Harris; sisters Virgie Johnson and Pauline Cook.

Survivors include her sons, George, Jr. and his wife, Terri, of Atkins, Ron and his wife Trish of London, Irv and his wife Patty of El Dorado, and David Garrison of Dardanelle; daughter Marlene Kuras of Russellville; sister Ruth Allen of Jacksonville; five grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was Tuesday at Centerville First Baptist Church with Brother Jim Whitlock officiating. Burial was at Moore's Chapel Cemetery in Waveland. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 12, 2011)

Garrison, Ernest Amos

Ernest Amos Garrison, age 74, of Delaware, died Sunday at Sparks Hospital in Fort Smith. He was a retired lumberman and farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Drucalee Tucher Garrison; two daughters, Ernestine Burchett of Hill City, Mo. and Mary Davis of Russellville; three brothers, Floyd, Everett and D. W. Garrison of Delaware; a sister, Marie Flurry of New Blaine, and three grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Wednesday at the Delaware Baptist Church by the Rev. Wylie Jones. Burial will be in Graves Cemetery at Delaware by Cornwell's Funeral Service at Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1/2/84)


Garrison, Everett L.

Everett L. Garrison, age 81, of Delaware, AR died Monday at his home. He was born April 3, 1921 in Delaware and was the son of the late William and Josephine Wurst Garrison. He was a WWII Army Veteran, a farmer and a Baptist.

Survivors include three daughters and a son-in-law, Janet Ballard of Ft. Smith, Debbie Gates of Barling and Sheila and Richard Fry of Barling; 10 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were Thursday at 2:00 p. m. at Graves Cemetery, Delaware by Corn well Funeral Home, Dardanelle. Pallbearers were grandsons, William Garrison, Rickey Fry, Brian Bromley, Mike Wills, Tyler Clark, and William Fry. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 22, 2002)


Garrison, Floyd A.

Mr. Floyd A. Garrison, Sr. age 82 of Delaware, AR died Wednesday, November 24, 1999 at his home. He was born January 28, 1917 in Delaware, AR to the late William H. and Josephine Wurst Garrison. He was a member of the New Blaine Church of Christ and retired from the maintenance department of Morton Frozen Foods. He was a Korean Army Veteran.

He was preceded in death by, two brothers, Ernest Garrison and William Garrison; two sisters, Frances Reasoner and Marie Flurry.

Survivors are his wife, Ada Terry Garrison of Delaware, AR; two sons, Floyd A. Garrison, Jr. of Delaware, AR and Leonard Conrad of St. Louis, MO; a brother, Everett L. Garrison of Delaware, AR; four grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

Services were Friday, November 26, 1999 at the Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle, AR with Bro. Jack Lawyer officiating. Interment was in the Graves Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 1, 1999)


Garrison, Jimmie

Jimmie Garrison, 80, of the Moore's Chapel Community died Saturday, June 23 in Ft. Smith. He was born September 23, 1931 in Jacksboro, Texas to the late Cecil and Beula Lite Garrison. He retired from Firestone after 23 years and was an ordained Pentecostal Minister serving many area churches.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother Reed Williams and sister-in-law, Pat Wells.

Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Maverene Garrison; son, Jimmie Garrison, Jr. of Dover; daughters, Carolyn Bird and Michael of Yellville; Sandra Cates and Timothy of Pottsville, 13 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 1 great-great- grandchild.

Services will be Wednesday, June 27, 10 AM at the Moore's Chapel Church. Burial will be in Moore's Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville, Arkansas. Online guest book and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jun 27, 2012)

Garrison, Lera Lee (Mathis)

Mrs. Lera Lee Garrison, 51, of Pryor, Ok. died Wednesday morning and was a in a hospital at Pryor. She was a native of Rover, was a clerk in the selective service office at Pryor, and was a member of the First Methodist Church. She was a graduate of Danville High School and was the former Lera Lee Mathis.

Survivors include her husband K.B. Garrison, of the home; two daughters, Mrs. Sandra Evans of Bakersfield Calif, and Mrs. Sherry Banyon of Ocoee, Fla.; two brothers, Leo Mathis of Orange, Ca., and Harris Mathis of Red Bluff, Ca.; four sisters, Mrs. Una Collum and Mrs. Bronnie Scott, both of Danville, Mrs. Veona Caudle of Russellville and Mrs. Zona Caldwell of Upland Ca.; and three grandsons.

Funeral services were held Friday in the First Methodist Church at Pryor by Rev. Hugh Harrison. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 1963)

Garrison, Mr. Blaine

Word was received Monday September 30, that Mr. Blaine Garrison, Chowchilla, Calif., had passed away. His death was caused by an injury he received while working. Mr. Garrison was formerly of Cardon Bottom, but for the past four years has resided in California.

He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mose Garrison, brothers, Earl, George, Herbert, Clifford and Donald, all of California, Manny, Cardon Bottom, and a sister, Mrs. Hugh Highnight, Cardon Bottom. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 1940)

Garrison, Mr. Blaine

Word was received Monday September 30, that Mr. Blaine Garrison, Chowchilla, Calif., had passed away. His death was caused by an injury he received while working. Mr. Garrison was formerly of Cardon Bottom, but for the past four years has resided in California.

He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mose Garrison, brothers, Earl, George, Herbert, Clifford and Donald, all of California, Manny, Cardon Bottom, and a sister, Mrs. Hugh Highnight, Cardon Bottom. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 1940)

Garrison, Steven Craig "Boodles"

Steven Craig "Boodles" Garrison, age 40 of Dardanelle, AR died Friday, November 28, 2003 at the Dardanelle Hospital. He was born July 5, 1963 in Russellville, AR. He was a member of the Faith Church in Dardanelle, the Boilermaker Union, the Soda Fountain Fantasy Baseball League and the River Valley Fantasy Baseball League.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, J. E. Moore and Claude and Lela Garrison.

Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Joann Dickens Garrison; his parents, Claude Jr. and Bernadette Moore Garrison; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Treasea and Duane Ray of Dardanelle, AR and Julia and Edward Duvall of Russellville, AR; his grandmother, Beulah Moore and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral was Monday at the Faith Church by Rev. James Yarbrough and Rev. David Jay. Burial was in Garrison Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were, Duane Ray, Edward Duvall, David Harris, Donald Biggs, Keith Nordin and Walt Davis. Honorary, Tom Sensabaugh, Rodney Nordin, Michael Jay, Bo Reeves, Dardanelle Class of 1981, Faith Church Young Adult Sunday school class and Fantasy Baseball League members. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 3, 2003)


Garrison, Thurman Lee

Thurman Lee Garrison, age 75, of Delaware, AR died Thursday, February 10, 2005 at his home. He was born December 19, 1929 at Delaware to the late Claud and Lela Wurst Garrison. He attended the New Blaine Church of Christ and the Delaware First Baptist Church. He retired from Tyson Foods after 35 years of service.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Peggy Black Garrison of Delaware; a son, Mitchael Lee Garrison of Delaware; a daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis Ann and Dan Hogan of Atlanta; five brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald and Gloria Garrison, Robert and Manuella Garrison all of Fort Stockton, TX, Ben and Shari Garrison, Larry and Eleanor Garrison and Claudie Garrison, Jr. all of Delaware; four sisters and brothers-in-law, Mary Louise Fitzpatrick of Siloam Springs, AR, Sue and Aulton Heath of Delaware, Carolyn and Bill Jack Parker of New Blaine, AR and Debbie Witt of Dardanelle and two grandchildren.

Funeral service was February 14, 2005 at the Delaware First Baptist Church. Interment was in Garrison Cemetery. Pallbearers were Donald, Robert, Larry and Ben Garrison, Billy Jack Parker and Dr. Robert Thurlby. Honorary were Ricky Sims, Aulton Heath and Roger and Harold Black. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 16, 2005)


Garvin, William Andrew William "Bill"

William Andrew William "Bill" Garvin, age 91 of Mena, formally of Waldron, died Wednesday, September 24, 2003 in Mena. He was born in Appleton, Arkansas on November 26, 1911, son of the late Virgil L. and Bertha Wallace Garvin. He was a retired sawmill owner and operator.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Delena Garvin.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Shorty and Ann Garvin of Mena; six grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren, and one great grandson.

Funeral services were held Saturday at Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Dardanelle with Pastor Perry Hart officiating. Burial was in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Dardanelle. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, October 1, 2003)


Gasaway, Vernell Lucille

Vernell Lucille Gasaway, age 81 of Russellville, died Monday, December 4, 2006 at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center. She was born December 8, 1924 at Rosie, AR to the late Bert W. and Valeta Rogers Cook.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Eulas Gasaway; son Earl Gasaway; brother, W. C. Cook; sister, Anna Lee Bullard.

Survivors include her children and their spouses, Judy Williams of Russellville, Jackie and Sherry Gasaway of Heber Springs, Carl and Sharon Gasaway of Toledo, WA, Elizabeth, and Bobby Horn of Centerville, John and Diane Gasaway of Dardanelle, Mark and Pam Gasaway of Pratville, AL, Vicki Hunsinger of WA; brothers and sisters, Thedus Cook of Russellville, Valeria Marshall of Bakersfield, CA, Barbara Garman of Bakersfield, CA, Annie Vallapania of Portland, OR, June Campbell of Russellville; 11 grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; numerous other family and friends. A

Memorial Service was held Saturday, December 9, 2006 at the PeeDee Baptist Church in Clinton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of your choice. Cremation arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 13, 2006)


Gass, Sherry Lee (Eidson)

Mrs. Sherry Lee Eidson Gass, 37, of Russellville died Sunday, December 15, at her home. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church in Yell County.

Survivors include a son, Alex Gass of Dardanelle; a daughter and son-in-law, Shelly and Billy Sharp of Russellville; her mother, Mrs. Mildred Eidson of Dardanelle; a brother, Mike Eidson of Dardanelle, and a granddaughter, Tiffany Gass of Russellville.

Graveside service was Tuesday at New Hope Cemetery. Burial will be by Cornwell Funeral Service of Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Post-Dispatch Newspaper, Dardanelle, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 1991)

Gassaway, Robert "Bob" Calvin

Robert "Bob" Calvin Gassaway, Sr., age 65, of Plainview went to be with his Lord on Sunday, March 6, 2016, at Saint Mary's Hospital in Russellville. He was born August 1, 1950, at Pueblo, Colorado to the late Elmer and Gloria Kennedy Gassaway. He was a Carpenter and served in the Army National Guard. Bob had a passion for the outdoors and was a member of the Onyx Trail Hunting Club. He loved duck hunting, deer hunting, fishing, making knives, gardening and riding the highways on his motorcycle.

He was preceded in death by parents.

Survivors include his wife, Carla Forrest Gassaway of Plainview; two sons, Robert "Bobby" Gassaway, Jr (Laura) of Maumelle and Johnathan Gassaway (Julie) of Benton; two stepchildren, Justin Lancaster (Amanda) of Plainview and Jamie McEwen (Aaron) of Nimrod; two brothers, Steven Gassaway (Rhonda) of Beaver and Eddie Gassaway of Holiday Island; six grandchildren, Sam, Evan, Ben, Will, Gage and Jude Gassaway; six step grandchildren, Hayley Ferguson, Abby and Ally Shelnut, Brooklyn and Ashton Lancaster and Aiden McEwen.

Bob's wishes were to be cremated and for all his arrangements to be private. In lieu of flowers, the family has created a webpage for memorial donations to be made to Ducks Unlimited in memory of Bob and his love of duck hunting. http://www.ducks.Org/tributes/BobGassaway Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home and River Valley Cremations in Dardanelle. Online guest book and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Mar 16, 2016)

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