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Johnson, Shirley (Orrell) Weems

Shirley Weems Johnson, 75, of Uniontown, died Monday, July 15, 2013 in Van Buren. She was born September 18, 1937 in Dumas, AR to the late Howard and Alice Orrell. She was the Deli Manager at Snyder's IGA in Yukon, OK, an Avon rep, and a volunteer cook for the Cedarville Senior Center. She enjoyed ceramics, cake baking, sewing, and crocheting. She attended Christian Life Ministries in Van Buren.

She is survived by three sons, Loyd Weems and Kenney Weems of Yukon, OK, and Doug Weems of Alma; three sisters, Brenda Frazier of White Hall, AR, Judy Wrinkle of Stuttgart, AR, and Geneva McBee of Wright, AR; a brother, Buster Orrell of Arkansas; ten grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Nooner Cemetery near Plainview, AR, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. The family will visit with friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,pub. July 17, 2013, On-Line at www.edwardsvan-alma.com)

Johnson, Shirley (Orrell) Weems

Shirley Weems Johnson, 75, of Uniontown, died Monday, July 15, 2013 in Van Buren.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Nooner Cemetery near Plainview, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. The family will visit with friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren. AR. To place an online tribute go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com See complete obit next issue. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on July 17, 2013)

Johnson, Shirley (Orrell) Weems

Shirley Weems Johnson, 75, of Uniontown, died Monday, July 15, 2013 in Van Buren.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Nooner Cemetery near Plainview, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. The family will visit with friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren. AR. To place an online tribute go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com See complete obit next issue. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on July 17, 2013)

Johnson, Shirley (Orrell) Weems

Shirley Weems Johnson, 75, of Uniontown, died Monday, July 15, 2013 in Van Buren. She was born September 18, 1937 in Dumas, AR to the late Howard and Alice Orrell.

She is survived by three sons, Loyd Weems and Kenney Weems of Yukon, OK, and Doug Weems of Alma; three sisters, Brenda Frazier of White Hall, AR, Judy Wrinkle of Stuttgart, AR, and Geneva McBee of Wright, AR; a brother, Buster Orrell of Arkansas; ten grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was July 12, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with burial in Nooner Cemetery near Plainview, AR, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. To place an on-line tribute go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on July 24, 2013)

Johnson, Shirley (Orrell) Weems

Shirley Weems Johnson, 75, of Uniontown, died Monday, July 15, 2013 in Van Buren. She was born September 18, 1937 in Dumas, AR to the late Howard and Alice Orrell. She was the Deli Manager at Snyder's IGA in Yukon, OK, an Avon rep, and a volunteer cook for the Cedarville Senior Center. She enjoyed ceramics, cake baking, sewing, and crocheting. She attended Christian Life Ministries in Van Buren.

She is survived by three sons, Loyd Weems and Kenney Weems of Yukon, OK, and Doug Weems of Alma; three sisters, Brenda Frazier of White Hall, AR, Judy Wrinkle of Stuttgart, AR, and Geneva McBee of Wright, AR; a brother, Buster Orrell of Arkansas; ten grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 19, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with burial to follow at 2:00 p.m. at Nooner Cemetery near Plainview, AR, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. The family will visit with friends from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home, 4100 Alma Highway, Van Buren, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,pub. July 17, 2013, On-Line at www.edwardsvan-alma.com)

Johnson, Shirley (Orrell) Weems

Shirley Weems Johnson, 75, of Uniontown, died Monday, July 15, 2013 in Van Buren. She was born September 18, 1937 in Dumas, AR to the late Howard and Alice Orrell.

She is survived by three sons, Loyd Weems and Kenney Weems of Yukon, OK, and Doug Weems of Alma; three sisters, Brenda Frazier of White Hall, AR, Judy Wrinkle of Stuttgart, AR, and Geneva McBee of Wright, AR; a brother, Buster Orrell of Arkansas; ten grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was July 12, 2013 at Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Chapel with burial in Nooner Cemetery near Plainview, AR, under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren. To place an on-line tribute go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on July 24, 2013)

Johnson, Susan Ann "Sue"

Susan Ann "Sue" Johnson, 63, of Dardanelle died Saturday at Arkansas Heart Hospital. Born December 28, 1942, in Horatio J she was the daughter of the late Harry and Lillie Edwards Crabtree. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Johnson, Jr. and twin grandchildren, Dalton and Brooklyn Paige Johnson.

Survivors include her children, Timothy Johnson, Jackie Crabtree, Kathy Roach of Danville, Gary Johnson of Waldron, George Johnson of Waldron, Joseph Johnson of Waldron, Jason Johnson of Plainview, Milderage Bunn of Dardanelle; two brothers, Junior Crabtree and Jimmy Crabtree of Florida; three sisters, Ruth, Alta and Valerie, all of Mena; several grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Graveside service will be Thursday, July 6, 2006, 10:00 a. m. at Salem Cemetery, Plainview with Rev. James Felter officiating. Pallbearers will be Donald Roach, Daniel Dunn, Jason, Joseph, George and Gary Johnson. Visitation will be Wednesday 6-8 p. m. Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 5, 2006)


Johnson, Terry Wayne Miles, Sr.

Terry Wayne Miles Johnson, Sr., age 54 of Plainview, died Friday, February 8, 2008 at his home. He was born January 28, 1954 in Yerica, CA to the late Ernest and Doris Jean Miles Johnson.

Survivors include his wife, Geneva Marie Johnson; children, Stacie Marie Buchanan of Plainview, Terry Wayne Miles Johnson Jr. of Rover, Eric & Jeania Johnson of Rover; sister, Brenda Bonner of Oregon; brothers, John & Jim Johnson of Oregon; six grandchildren and one great-grandson.

Cremation arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. Memorial service will be Saturday, February 16th at Hunt's Cemetery Chapel at 1:00 p. m. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 13, 2008)


Johnson, Tina G.

Tina G. Johnson age 40 of Dardanelle died Saturday at her home in Dardanelle. She was born November 14, 1964 in Oakland, California to the late Dick Bower. She was a homemaker.

Survivors are her husband, Jere Johnson, step-daughter, Candee Johnson of Russellville; mother and stepfather, Gale and Larry Underwood of New Blaine; three brothers and a sister-in-law, Richard and Debbie Bower of Conway, Denny Bower and Dearl Tucker both of Dardanelle; a sister and brother-in-law, Lisa and Rich Latham of Burleson, TX; her grandmother, Gertrude Canham of New Blaine.

Graveside services will be Wednesday, 2:00 p. m. at Rest Haven Memorial Park in Russellville with Rev. Jay Dockins officiating. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 29, 2004)


Johnson, Tony Richard

Tony Richard Johnson, age 72, of Delaware died Thursday, February 5, 1987. He was a member of the Assembly of God Church and a retired timber man.

Survivors include a son, Bob Johnson of Woodville, Ala.; two brothers, Ambrose Johnson Jr. of Delaware and the Rev. Jimmy Johnson of Gary, Ind.; five sisters, Lila Barnett of Delaware, Edith Keith of Medford, Okla. Eva Stone of Gary, Ind. Joline Jackson of West Memphis, and Mary Lois Hux of Dallas, Texas; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Grade Johnson; a sister, Wanda Goocher and two infant daughters.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Saturday at Delaware Assembly of God Church. Burial will be in Graves Cemetery at Delaware by Roller-Cox Funeral Home of Paris. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1987)


Johnson, Virgie Erma

Virgie Erma Johnson, age 92 of Dardanelle, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2007 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. She was born October 12, 1914 at Havana to Pies and Mattie Harris. She was the wife of the late Virgil Johnson. She was a member of the Centerville First Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Johnson; her parents; three brothers, Orman, Harris, Eschel Harris, and Edward Harris.

Survivors include two daughters, Janelle Parker Fink and Shirley Rollans, both of Dardanelle; three grandchildren, Mitchell Rollans, Suzie Reynolds and Pam Woodson, all of Dardanelle; four great-grandchildren, Amy Ford of Dardanelle, Adam Case of Cabot, Todd Houston of Dardanelle, Hope Wells of Pottsville; two great-great grandsons, Chance Marshall and Carson Ford of Dardanelle; three sisters, Bernice Garrison, Pauline Cook, both of Dardanelle, Ruth Allen of Jacksonville, along with many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 10, 2007, at 2 p. m. at Centerville First Baptist Church with Bro. James Whitlock and Bobby Loyd officiating. Interment will be in Brearley Cemetery, Dardanelle. Visitation will be tonight, 6 p. m. to 8 p. m. Pallbearers are Dennis Cook, Randy Cook, Mike Gullett, Doug Spencer, James Talley, Kevin House, Tim House and Ronnie Garrison. Honorary pallbearers are George Garrison, David Garrison, Mark Allen, Chesley Nuckols, and the Deacons of the Centerville First Baptist Church. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 9, 2007)


Johnson, Wendell Clark

Wendell Clark Johnson, age 63, of Dardanelle, AR died Tuesday, April 10, 2007 at his home. He was born May 19, 1943 at Dardanelle, AR to the late Vernell and Jophelia Gay Johnson. He retired from Entergy after 33 years of service. He was an Army Veteran and attended the Unity Missionary Baptist Church in Dardanelle, AR.

She is survived by his wife of 38 years, Jane Johnson of Dardanelle, AR; a son, Craig Johnson of San Jose, CA; daughter, Charlotte Johnson of Little Rock, AR; brothers, James "Jimmy" Johnson of Russellville, AR, Jerry Johnson of Los Angeles, CA, Lewis Johnson of Dardanelle, AR, Claudius Johnson of Little Rock, AR and Thomas Johnson of Houston, TX; sister, Jean Thompson of Southfield, MI, Verna Williams of Kansas City, KS and Linda Thompson of Dardanelle, AR; a grandson Ge'shaun Johnson of Little Rock, AR and numerous nieces, nephews and other family and friends.

Funeral service was April 16, 2007 at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Marc Wilson and Rev. Kenneth Thompson officiating. Burial was in Mount Nebo Cemetery. Pallbearers were Richard Taylor, Bobby Everett, Lynn Donnell, Robert Thompson and James Woods, Honorary were William Reed, William Webster, Floyd Thompson and Waymon Woods. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 18, 2007)


Johnson, William "Bill"

William "Bill" Johnson, 79, a resident of Russellville, AR died Tuesday, September 19, 2006, at his home. He was born November 16, 1926, at Havana, Cuba on the United States Military Base, to Col. Jason Cornelius and Marion Heller Johnson. He was a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church at Russellville; was a past board member of Ozark Conference; past chair of United Way; member of the Russellville Chamber of Commerce; was active with the Salvation Army's disaster relief efforts; was a Bible Study Fellowship discussion leader; taught the Berean Sunday School Class for 32 years; was a deacon and church clerk for the Chapel in University Park in Akron, Ohio; was a United States Army Air Force veteran, serving as a control tower operator; and was on the board of the Akron Youth for Christ.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his step-mother, Rosanna Johnson.

Survivors include his wife, Lois Johnson of Russellville; two daughters and sons-in-law, Marian and Bill Henderson of Russellville and Janet and Bill Wiley of Dover; and three grandchildren.

The funeral was Friday, September 22, 2006, at the First Baptist Church at Russellville with the Rev. Stephen P. Davis and the Rev. Tom Walker officiating. Burial was in the Rest Haven Memorial Park at Russellville under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service. Active pallbearers will be Jock Davis, Winford Cox, H. L. Shepherd, Harry Simcox, Glen Kile, and Paul May. Honorary pallbearers will be the members of the Berean Sunday School Class. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, Post Office Box 36, Russellville, Arkansas 72811, the Ozark Conference Center, 4 Ozark Mountain Road, Solgohachia, Arkansas 72156. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 27, 2006)


Johnston, Billy Frank

Billy Frank Johnston, age 67, died March 18, 2002 at Dardanelle Hospital. He was born October 24, 1934. He was a veteran of Arkansas National Guard. He was a retired truck dealer and driver.

He was preceded in death by his father, Roy Johnston and brother, Raymond Johnston.

Survivors include his wife, Kitty Johnson; his mother, Minnie Johnston; a son, Steve Johnston; a granddaughter, Jennifer Johnston, grandson, Jeremy Johnston and fiance Nicki Baldwin and daughter-in-law, Yvonne Johnston.

Services were Thursday, March 21 at Cornwell Chapel with Brother Thomas McElmurry and Brother Jerry Rigdon officiating. Burial was in Brearley cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 27, 2002)


Johnston, Earl L.

Earl L. Johnston, age 79, of Dover, AR died Thursday, March 8, 2007 at the Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock, AR. He was a son of the late Burnnie Bennell and Sarah Emily Hodges Johnston. He was born July 25, 1927 at Havana, AR. He was a retired Chief Petty Officer with the United States navy and had served during WWII, Korea and Vietnam. He was also a retiree of Firestone Tire and Rubber Company in Russellville after 17 1/2 years. He was a member of the Dover Masonic Lodge No. 17, was a life member of VFW Rogers-Rye Post No 2283 and a member of Baker's Creek Baptist Church. He loved hunting, fishing and traveling.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Alfred and Vernon Johnston; a sister Retha Mae Johnston; two stepsons, Jimmy and Eddie Cramer.

Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Ima Jean Johnston; a son and daughter-in-law, Earl (Johnny) W. and Elizabeth Johnston of Havana, AR; two step daughters, Linda and Dennis Martin and Mary Cramer; two grandchildren, Morgan Johnston of Cincinnati, OH and Jonathan Johnston of Dardanelle, AR; two step-grandchildren, Crystal and Tel Millard of Danville and Ashley Wells of Dardanelle, AR; four step great grandchildren, Dakota and Kynlee Millard and Zoe and Chloe Watkins; two special cousins, Harold and Jaye Johnston of Chino, CA and many other nephews, nieces and cousins.

Funeral service was March 10, 2007 at Baker's Creek Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Clyde Vire. Burial with Military Honors by Rogers-Rye VFW Post 2282 was in McFadden Cemetery at Dover by Shinn Funeral Service. Active pallbearers were Slim and Charlie Manns, Gary Treat, James Harris, Monty Estes and Loyd Rackley. Honorary were Leonard Elliott, Larry English and Lonnie Harris. Memorials may be made to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences for Cancer Research, 4301 W. Mark Street 716, Little Rock, AR 722057199. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 14, 2007)


Johnston, George Leon

George Leon Johnston, age 67 of Havana, passed away Monday, February 28, 2011. He was born January 25, 1944 in Belleville, AR to the late Eugene Fields and Rutha Guinn Johnston. He was a Navy Veteran, retired from the Forest Service in 1994, and was a member of the CME Harris Chapel Church.

Survivors include sons, Sidney and Nikki Hale Johnston of Havana; Travis Johnston of Fort Smith; daughters and son-in-law, Patricia and Raymond Davis of Havana, Bndgette Williams of Russellville; Sylvia Johnston of Ft. Smith; brothers, Earl Eugene Johnston of England, Ray Johnston of North Little Rock, Larry Wise of Mabelvale, Leonard Wise of Morrilton; sisters, Carolyn Wise of Vallejo, CA, LaRuth Newton of North Little Rock; 19 grandchildren and 26 great- grandchildren.

Funeral service was held Saturday, March 5, 2011 at Havana Assembly of God Church. Burial was at Guinn Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Mar 9, 2011)

Johnston, Harold "Hal"

DARDANELLE - Harold "Hal" Johnston, age 95, of Dardanelle died Wednesday, April 17, 1985, at Dardanelle Hospital. He was a retired farmer and a Baptist.

Survivors include a son, Harold "Bud" Johnston of Roland; four daughters, Mary George and Rena Foster of Dardanelle, Jane Klober of New Blaine and Nina Horine of Laredo, Texas; a brother, Ned Johnston of Little Rock; two sisters, Sue Hackleman and Flora Sadler of Santa Cruz, Calif.; eight grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Friday at Cornwell Chapel. Burial will be in Brearley Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1985)


Johnston, Laura

Laura Johnston, age 54, of Paris, Arkansas died Sunday, August 18, 2002 in a Paris Hospital. She was born March 3, 1948 in Paris, AR. She is the daughter of Montgomery Byrd and Grace (Ellingberg). She was a homemaker and a member of Poole Temple Church in Paris.

Survivors include daughters, Patricia Davis of Havana, AR, Sylvia Johnston of Fort Smith, AR and stepdaughter, Bridgette Williams of Russellville, AR; sons, Sidney Johnston of Russellville, AR and Travis Johnston of Fort Smith, AR; sisters, Dorothy Thomas of Paris, AR and Divan Davis of Paris, AR; brothers, Eddie Byrd of St. Louis, MO, Walter Byrd of Paris AR, Jordan Byrd of Paris, AR; 15 grandchildren. Pallbearers will be John Harvey, Jamie Davis, Jonathan Byrd, Robert Thomas, William Webster, Sammy Smith.

Services will be Saturday, August 24, 2002 at Murry Funeral Home Chapel in Paris with burial at Gray Rock Cemetery, Gray Rock, AR Logan County) under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home, (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 21, 2002)


Johnston, Mark Stacy

Mark Stacy Johnston, age 32 of Russellville, died Sunday, July 7, 2002 at St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville. He was a 1988 graduate of Havana High School, and was employed with Conagra Frozen Foods in Russellville. He is the son of George Leon Johnston, and Laura Ann Johnston and the grandson of Ruthie Wise. Complete list of survivors in next week's paper.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 13, 2002 at 2:00 p. m. at the Havana Assembly of God Church with burial to follow in Guinn Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville, Arkansas. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 10, 2002)


Johnston, Mark Stacy

Mark Stacy Johnston, age 32 of Russellville, died Sunday, July 7, 2002 at St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville. He was born August 22, 1969 in Danville. He was a 1988 graduate of Havana High School, and was employed with ConAgra Frozen Foods in Russellville. He was a member of the Harris Chapel CME Church in Belleville.

He was preceded in death by his step-grandfather, Odel Wise; one brother, George Leon Johnston, Jr.

Survivors are his wife, Crystal Young Johnston; father, George Leon Johnston of Belleville; mother, Laura Ann Johnston of Mulberry; grandmother, Ruthie Wise of Belleville; two brothers, Sidney Johnston of Havana, Travis Johnston of Ft. Smith; three sisters, Patricia Davis of Havana, Sylvia Johnston of Ft. Smith, Bridgett Williams of Russellville; 19 nephews and nieces; father-in-law mother-in-law, Larry and Susan Young of Greenbrier.

Funeral services were Saturday, July 13, 2002 at 2:00 p. m. at the Havana Assembly of God Church with Rev. Ray Johnston and Brother Leonard Wise officiating. Burial was in Guinn Cemetery, Belleville by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. Pallbearers were Keeton Davis, Sammy Smith, Jerome Bobo, David Richardson, Marcus McDaniel, Shaft White. Honorary pallbearers were Fred Ferguson, Albert McTyer, Kirby Lee, William Kellybrew. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 17, 2002)


Johnston, Maxine J. (Williams)

Maxine J. Williams Johnston, age 79, of Fort Smith, AR went to be with the Lord on October 2, 2014. Her parents were Chester & Lizzy Emberson Williams of Waltreak, AR, and she was born there the 18th of March, 1935.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Johnston; daughter Lori Coltrain; brothers Bill and Kip Williams; and sister Edith Hudson.

Her survivors are son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Cyndi Coltrain of Ft. Smith; grandchildren; Zack Coltrain and Caitlyn Coltrain Kilbreth; great-granddaughter Lilly Kilbreth; brothers, Rube & Larry Williams; sisters Darlane Owens and Linda Ina Gibbs.

Memorial service will be Saturday, October 11, at 2:00 at the Mt. Pleasant Church. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 8, 2014)

Johnston, Pauline Gibson

Mrs. Pauline Gibson Johnston, age 80, Little Rock a former resident of Dardanelle, died March 9. She was the widow of Tom G. Johnston, a daughter of the late Dr. and Mrs. William Gibson, and a member of the Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Johnston was a native of Nashville, Ark.

Survivors are one son, Dr. T.G. Johnston, Little Rock; one daughter, Mrs. William Wepfer, Memphis, Tenn.; one brother, Dean Gibson, Texarkana; and five grandchildren.

Graveside services at Brearley Cemetery, Dardanelle, were held at 2 p.m. Monday with Dr. Richard B. Hardie officiating. Burial was by Shinn Funeral Service. Memorials may be made to Nutrition Research Foundation, Commercial Parkway, Memphis, Tenn. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Post-Dispatch, 3/14/1979)


Joiner, Raymond Newton

Graveside funeral services for former Seminole resident Raymond Newton Joiner were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Pryor Cemetery near Stuart. Rev. Meredith Robinson was to officiate. Services were under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home of Holdenville.

Joiner died Monday, May 6, 2002 in Holdenville at the age of 88. He was born Dec. 29, 1913 in Yell County, Ark. He was a resident of Oklahoma most of his life. He was raised in the Checotah and Seminole areas. Joiner served in the United States Army with the Seventh Army Air Corps in Guam during World War II. He married Nowasa Jackson in Durant on April 21, 1968. He worked as a fireman in Wewoka and was a license examiner for 31 years for the Oklahoma Department of Safety before retiring in 1982. Joiner was a 32nd degree Mason and a member of National Rifle Association. He had lived in Holdenville for the past 34 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Thedie Joiner; three brothers, Willie Joiner, Grady Joiner, and Delbert Joiner; and two sisters, Elsie Moore and Ruby Robinson.

Joiner is survived by his wife, Nowasa of the home; one son, Raymond J. Joiner of Seminole; one daughter, Theda Joiner of Holdenville, three grandsons; and two sisters, Anne Looney of Alabama and Bernice Webb of Tecumseh. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by Mary Fowler Leek, Newspaper: Seminole Producer; published on line, 2002)


Joiner, Thedia Ann

Funeral services were conducted Monday, July 21, 1958 in the First Baptist Church at Seminole, Okla. for Thedia Ann Joiner, 73, wife of R. L. (Sam) Joiner of Seminole, formerly of Belleville and Havana. Mrs. Joiner died July 19 in the municipal hospital at Seminole after a lingering illness.

Survivors beside the husband are three sons, W. L. (Bill) of Albin, Wyo. Raymond of Seminole, and J. D. (Delbert) of Denison, Texas; four daughters, Ruby Robertson of Booneville, Elsie Moore of Seminole, Ann Looney of Lawton, Okla. and Bernice Webb of Shawnee, Okla. one brother, L. M. Sugg of Memphis; one sister, Mrs. Jeff Dooley of Belleville; 14 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Mrs. Joiner was a daughter of the late John S. Sugg.

The Joiners moved from Yell County to Checotah, Okla. in 1930, where they lived until 1952, when they moved to Seminole. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, July 31, 1958)


Joiner, Thedie

Mrs. Thedie Joiner, wife of T. L. Sam Joiner, died July 19, 1958 in a Seminole, Okla. hospital. She was a Presbyterian. She was born in Tennessee and moved to Arkansas in 1902.

Besides her husband she is survived by three sons, Willie of Albin, Wyo. Raymond of Seminole and Delbert of Dennison, Tex. four daughters, Mrs. Rubie Robertson of Booneville, Mrs. Elsie Moore of Seminole, Mrs. Ann Looner of Lawton, Okla. and Mrs. Bernice Webb of Shawnee, Okla., one brother, Leonard Sugg of Memphis, Tenn., and one sister, Mrs. T. J. Dooly of Belleville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, August 7, 1958)


Jolley, Dolores Gertrude Collins

Dolores Gertrude Collins Jolley, age 69, of Havana, AR died Sunday, May 30, 1999 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville, AR. She was born March 28, 1930 in Chicago, IL to the late Clarence Collins. She was a retired bookkeeper and member of Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church in Booneville.

She was preceded in death by a son, William Jolley; step-father, Arthur Haske; two brothers, Joey Haske and Lawrence Collins and one sister, Catherine Salvaggio.

Survivors are her husband, Marion R. Jolley; two daughters and sons-in-law, Joeann and Butch Bowerman of Danville and Linda and Bob Hunt of Pine Bluff, AR; her mother, Gertrude Haske of Danville, AR; one brother, Jerry Haske of Chicago, IL; ten grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Service was June 1 at the Cornwell Chapel in Danville with Father Camillus officiating.

Graveside service will be June 3 at Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Hillside, IL. Services by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR and Steuerle Funeral Home of Villa Park, IL. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 2, 1999)


Jolley, Roger

Roger Jolley, age 79 of Moore's Chapel, died Tuesday, March 4, 2008 at his home. Born February 22, 1929, in Martin, TN, he was the son of the late William and Ruby Jolley. He was a maintenance man for Booneville Hospital until his recent illness.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dolores Gertrude Jolley; a son, William Jolley; two sisters, Joann Horn and Mag Lawler; and a grandson, Brock Bowerman.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Joeann and Butch Bowerman of Belleville and Linda and Bob Hunt of Pine Bluff; two brothers, John Jolley of Palmersville, TN and Bryant Jolley of Dresdon, TN; eight grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and companion, Peggy Ensey of Waveland.

Services were Saturday, March 8, at Cornwell Chapel in Danville with Rev. Eddy Morton officiating. Burial was in Moore's Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell. Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 12, 2008)


Jolly, Ernest

Ernest Jolly, age 75, of Morrilton, AR passed away Saturday, October 19, 2002 at St. Anthony's Hospital in Morrilton. He was born March 20, 1927 in England, AR to Judge Jolly and Dessie Watt Jolly. He was a member of Hickory Grave Baptist Church in Casa, AR.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Jolly and a son, Carroll Dean Jolly.

He is survived by his son, Larry Jolly of Russellville, AR; a daughter, Pat Campbell of Morrilton, AR; four brothers, Therman Jolly of Little Rock, Finis "Buddy" Jolly of Conway, John Jolly of Clinton and Paul Jolly of Casa; a sister, Aline Lovin of Denard; five granddaughters and 11 great-grandchildren.

Service was October 22, 2002 at Dardanelle Funeral Chapel with the Bro. Jeno Johnston, Rev. Bill Jolly and Charles King officiating. Burial was in Bryant's Cove Cemetery under the direction of Dardanelle Funeral Service. Pallbearers were Joe Jolly, Hub Cody, Ewell Cody, George Robinson, Hershal Alexander, A. B. Hundley. Honorary Tina Spears Jolly, Crystal Foshee, Lena Jolly, Tanya Chadwick and Brandi Holland. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, October 23, 2002)


Jolly, Julianna D"Nea

Julianna D'Nea Jolly, age 30, of Perryville died Tuesday, September 17, 2013. She was born August 29, 1983 at Russellville to Bill and Ramona Jolly. She loved going camping, cooking and arts and crafts. Most of all Julianna was a great mother who loved spending time with her son.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Paul Jolly, Lawrence and Bessie Showers; one uncle, Jim Jolly.

Survivors include her parents Bill and Ramona Jolly of Perryville; one son Stefen Isaac Montgomery of Perryville; two brothers, Billy Jolly and wife Leah of California and Johnny Jolly of Perryville; one niece, Eliza Jolly of California and many other relatives and friends.

Graveside service was held September 21, 2013 at Bryant's Cove Cemetery with Rev. Billy Jolly, Rev. Tommy Jolly and Rev. Justus Ochuro officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle. Online Guest Book and Condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Sept 25, 2013)

Jolly, Paul Dean

Paul Dean Jolly, age 81 of Casa, died Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at Select Specialty Hospital in Little Rock. He was born June 2, 1929 in England, AR to the late Judge and Bessie Watts Jolly.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, James Scott Jolly; brothers, Thomas, Auther and Ernest Jolly; sisters, Jettie Crow, Arthie Passmore and Nadine Jolly.

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Joan Hammons Jolly; three children, Billy Jolly and wife, Ramona of Perryville, RoseAnn Mashburn and husband, Wayne of Ola, Joe Jolly and wife, Lori of Casa; three brothers, John, Thurman, and Finis Jolly; sister, Aline Loven; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Friday, December 10, 2010 at Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Billy Jolly, Rev. Tommy Jolly and Rev. Charles Graham officiating. Burial was in Bryant's Cove Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 15, 2010)

Jones, Abbie Sue

Mrs. Abbie Sue Jones, age 57, of Gravelly, Arkansas died Tuesday, January 26, in the Yell County Hospital in Danville. She was the daughter of the late Baxter and Allie Lofland.

She is survived by her husband, Troyce Jones of Gravelly. Other survivors include a brother, Joe Lofland of Earlsboro, OK; five sisters, Mrs. Charles Parser of Claremore, OK, Mrs. Frank Ogden of Gravelly, Mrs. Lyle Poindexter of Midwest City, OK, Mrs. Willis Southern and Mrs. Esley Rhoades of Gravelly; a nephew, Sonny Lofland of Rover, as well as several other nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Funeral services will be Thursday, January 28, at 2:00 p.m. at the Pitted Methodist Church in Gravelly with Rev, Royce Savage officiating. Interment will be at Parks Cemetery in Gravelly. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 1-27-1982)


Jones, Alexander Campbell (50 Years Ago)

Alexander Campbell Jones, age 80, died at his home in Danville on January 8, 1957. He was a native of Louisiana and had lived the past several years in Danville. He was a member of the Danville Methodist Church and was a retired electrical engineer. He was a Mason.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lois Jones of Danville; one daughter, Mrs. William Beckman of Louisiana; one son, Waldo Jones of Myrtle Beach, S. C.; a brother, Rev. Claude Jones of Claremont, Calif; (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: Yell County Record 50 Years Ago, Danville, Arkansas, 1/8/1957)


Jones, Amanda Elizabeth

Mrs. Amanda Elizabeth Jones, age 80, of Plainview, died Friday, February 12, 1982, at the Dardanelle Hospital. She was the widow of Herbert H. Jones, daughter of the late Daniel and Eudora Chesney of Plainview and was a member of the First Baptist Church at Plainview.

Survivors include three sons, S. D. Jones of Kansas City, MO., Harold Jones of St. Marys, Kansas, and Charles Jones of Little Rock; a daughter, Mrs. Judith Briney of Dumas; four sisters, Mrs. Callie Roberts of Ft Smith, Mrs. Ada Leach of Dumas, Mrs. Myrtle Leach of Plainview and Mrs. Eunice Doty of Pine Bluff; 14 grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.

Funeral was Monday at First Baptist Church at Plainview by the Rev. Crytee Harness. Burial was in Salem Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 2-17-1982)


Jones, Anna Lou

Mrs. Anna Lou Jones, age 70 of Centerville, AR died Monday, October 26, 1998 at her home in Centerville. She was born May 30, 1928 in Centerville, AR to the late Seth and Linnie Moudy Walker. She was a homemaker and mother and a member of the Mt. George Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Sam Jones and a brother, Kenneth Walker.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Sammy Don and Linda Jones of Centerville, AR; two t daughters and sons-in-law, Judy and Donald Jones of Centerville, AR and Sandra and Gary Penner of Belleville, AR; one brother, Jack Lee Walker of North Little Rock; one sister, Nelda Dennis of Russellville; nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Service was October 28, 1998 at Mt. George Church of Christ with Chris George officiating. Interment was in Mt. George Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were Gary Don Jones, Sonny George, Roy Dennis, Kenneth Taylor, Robbie Titsworth, Dale Bean. Honorary Kenny Spicer and J. T. Freeman. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 4, 1998)


Jones, Auton "Grandpa"

Auton "Grandpa" Jones, 78, of Dardanelle, AR died Wednesday, August 16, 2006 at Dardanelle Nursing Center. The son of Virgil and Emma Franklin) Jones, he was born March 1, 1928 in Spiro, Oklahoma. Prior to his retirement, he was a Carpenter. He attended Dardanelle First Free Will Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Velma Jones and was also preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, A. C. Jones and C. C. Jones.

Survivors include his daughter, Mary Price & husband James of Russellville; a son, Luther Jones; five grandchildren, Beverly Beam & husband Jason of Dardanelle, David Jones & wife Jennifer of Holliday, Missouri, Earnie Jones & wife Qassye of Pottsville, Dusty Price of Russellville, Brett Price & wife Brandy of Russellville; six great grandchildren; a brother, Virgil "Sonny" Jones & wife Evelyn of Longview, Texas.

Funeral was August 19, 2006 at Humphrey Chapel. Rev. Jared Higginbotham and Rev. Ray Boyd officiated. Burial was in Pisgah Cemetery at Pottsville, by Humphrey Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 23, 2006)


Jones, Beulah Maulene

Services for Mrs. Beulah Maulene Jones, 37, of 1128 NW 51st St. in Okla. City, who died late Thursday, January 5, 1955, at Wesley Hospital following an illness of several years were held Saturday, January 8. Mrs. Jones was born in Waveland, Yell County and moved to Oklahoma in 1941 from Fayetteville. She worked as a private duty nurse and was a member of Crown Heights Baptist Church.

Surviving are her husband Loyce Jones; two sons, Curtis and Benny Jones; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Baker and a sister Ann Pfeifer, all of Oklahoma City. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, January 20, 1955)


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