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Johnston, Cabel Mary (Banks) (Mrs.)

Mrs. John Johnston, aged 54 years, died at her home, the old Johnston Homestead, two miles south of this city on Tuesday morning of last week, September 4, at 12:30 o'clock, after an illness of several weeks.

The funeral services, conducted by Rev. E. E. Baldwin, of Ola, were held at the family home Tuesday afternoon, interment being in Brearley Cemetery. Mrs. Johnston had been in poor health for some time and since the death of her husband on February 14, last, her grief had been inconsolable. Mrs. Johnston, whose maiden name was Banks, was a representative of a prominent pioneer family. She was a devoted and faithful member of the Baptist Church, and with a woman possessed of the highest type of Christian character.

She is survived by ten children, seven sons and three daughters, Harold, Frank, Lewis, Vernon, Joe, Meritt and Edward, and Misses Sue, Flora and Mae. The Post-Dispatch joins the many friends of the grief-stricken family in tendering sympathy in their great bereavement. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Post-Dispatch Newspaper, Dardanelle, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Sept 13, 1923)

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, J.D.

J.D. Joiner, 49, a native of Belleville, died in Dallas, Tex., Saturday, May 6. He was a former resident of Seminole, Okla., and a printer.

Survivors include his wife Ima, a daughter, Jackie, and son, Johnny Jr., all of Dallas; his father, T.L. Joiner of Seminole; two brothers, Raymond of Seminole and W.L. of Albin, Wyo.: four sisters: Mrs. Stanley Moore of Seminole, Mrs. Bernice Webb of Shawnee, Okla., Mrs. Ann Looney of Lawton, Okla., and Mrs. Ruby Robertson of Booneville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 1967)

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)


Jones, Boyce A. "Tugboat"

Boyce A. Jones "Tugboat", 59, of Dover, died Friday, July 3, 2015, at his home. He was born May 2, 1956, in Russellville, to Samuel Edward and Norma Blanche Lewis Jones. He was a co-founder of the Hatley Fire Department. He was a truck driver and always said the Pledge of Allegiance and sang "The Star Spangled Banner" on the CB radio every morning.

Survivors include his wife, Lisa Jones; two sons and daughters-in-law, Justin and Margaret Jones, Jared and Ashley Jones; two daughters and a son-in-law, Amanda and James Burroughs, and Heather Jones; a sister, Lynda Peters; and six grandchildren, Scottie and Joshua Hicks, Bailey and Kailey Jones and James and Hannah Kendall.

The funeral service was held on Monday, July 6th at the Shinn Chapel with burial in North New Hope Cemetery near Dover, by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville. The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.shinnfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jul 8, 2015)

Jones, Boyce A. "Tugboat"

Boyce A. Jones "Tugboat", 59, of Dover, died Friday, July 3, 2015, at his home. He was born May 2, 1956, in Russellville, to Samuel Edward and Norma Blanche Lewis Jones. He was a co-founder of the Hatley Fire Department. He was a truck driver and always said the Pledge of Allegiance and sang "The Star Spangled Banner" on the CB radio every morning.

Survivors include his wife, Lisa Jones; two sons and daughters-in-law, Justin and Margaret Jones, Jared and Ashley Jones; two daughters and a son-in-law, Amanda and James Burroughs, and Heather Jones; a sister, Lynda Peters; and six grandchildren, Scottie and Joshua Hicks, Bailey and Kailey Jones and James and Hannah Kendall.

The funeral service was held on Monday, July 6th at the Shinn Chapel with burial in North New Hope Cemetery near Dover, by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville. The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.shinnfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jul 8, 2015)

Jones, Brenda

Brenda Jones, 62, of Russellville, AR, passed away Thursday, October 6, 2016, at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center. She was born May 24, 1954. A private family memorial will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are under the direction of Russellville Family Funeral. Online obituary & guestbook available at www.russellvillefamilyfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 12, 2016)

Jones, Carlton L.

Carlton L. Jones, age 72 of Ola, AR died Friday, February 27, 2004 at his home. He was a son of the late Maurice and Arminta Marie Ray Jones, born August 29, 1931 in Weleetka, OK. He was a 1949 graduate of Weleetka High School, was retired from the Arizona Highway Patrol in 1977, and retired from Yell County in May 2003. He was a United States Air Force Veteran where he served as a dental technician, and was a member of the West Side Church of Christ in Russellville. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Steven Jones.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Jones; a son, Carl Jones of Tucson, AZ; two daughters, Lanna Jones and Brenda Faulkner both of Dardanelle; four step-sons, Doug Dunn of Alaska, Jeff and Nick Dunn both of Phoenix, AZ and Rodney Dunn of Cabot, AR; two step-daughters, Arline Dunn Coatney of Fort Smith, AR and Lori Weir Martin of Fort Rucker, AL; eight grandchildren; ten step-grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral was March 2, 2004 at the Shinn Chapel with Dan Lightfoot and Bill Groff officiating. Burial was in the Casa Cemetery at Casa by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 3, 2004)


Jones, Charley

Charley Jones, age 80, of Gravelly, died Friday, February 12, 2010 at his home. Born December 5, 1929, he was the son of the late Henry Clester and Velma Kitchens Jones. He was a member of the Mulberry Freewill Baptist Church, an ordained minister, and a Mason. He worked as a logger.

He was preceded in death by three sisters.

Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Ora Mae Dickson Jones; daughter and son-in-law, Charlotte and Ray Rhoades of Nola; daughters and sons-in-law, Doris and Aubry Kirkpatrick of Gravelly, Esther and Glen Fuller of Little Rock; brother, Donald Jones of Atkins; sister, Bertha McCuan of Dumas, Mary Schayer of Florida; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of family, friends, and neighbors.

Funeral services were Tuesday, February 16, 2010 at Mulberry Freewill Baptist Church in Gravelly with Rev. Dan Oslin officiating. Burial was in Parks Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 17, 2010)


Jones, Clara B.

DANVILLE - Mrs. Clara B. Jones, age 92, of Danville died May 11, 1984 at St Mary's Hospital in Russellville. She was a native of Saline County a housewife and homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son Gerald Jones of Little Rock; a daughter, Mrs. Faye Raper of Hot Springs; a grandson, Joe Jones of Danville and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m, Monday at Ashby Funeral Home at Benton by the Rev. Lee Floyd. Burial will be in Graham Cemetery near Benton. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 tonight at Cornwell Funeral Home at Danville. Funeral arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1984)


Jones, Donald R.

Donald R. Jones, 70, of Russellville, passed away Friday, January 15, 2016, at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. He was born December 5, 1945, at Bluffton, Ar., son of the late H.C. "Buck" and Velma Kitchens Jones. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran, Lifetime member of the Plainview V.F.W and of the Bap- tist faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Stephanie Benefield; sisters, Thelma Morin, Bertha McCuan, Thula Nickolson. Wanda Heir, Patricia Jones; brothers, Charlie Jones and Paul Dean Jones.

He is survived by his wife, Judith A. Jones of Russellville; son, Shane Jones and wife Brandi; step daughters, Leslie Collins and husband Mike, Tammy Parks and husband Lance, grandchildren, Alyssa Thomlison and Matt Forrest, Dalton Lewis and Rachel, Brayden Jones; great grandchildren, Noah Forrest and Aubrey Forrest; brother, Ronald and wife Joan Jones; sister, Mary and husband John Schwaiger.

Funeral service was held at 10:00 AM, Monday, January 18, at Lemley Chapel with Rev. James Findley officiating. Burial was at Paschal Cemetery under the direction of Lemley Funeral Service of Atkins. Pallbearers were Mike Collins, Dalton Lewis, Matt Forrest, Lance Parks, Harold Anderson, Bill Reams. Honorary Pallbearers were Brayden, Aubrey and Noah. Online obituary and condolences are available at www.lemleyfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jan 20, 2016)

Jones, Duane Allen

Duane Allen Jones, age 89 of Lowell, formerly of Kansas, retired in Russellville, died Wednesday, March 2, 2011 in Fayetteville. He was born September 6, 1921 at Alliance, NE to the late Frank A. and Ada Marie Hashman Jones.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wife, brother, sister, and grandson.

Survivors include his son, Jim Jones (Vickie) of Gretna, LA; daughter, Becky Davis (John) of Rogers; brother, Bud Jones (Ethel) of Oxford, KS; sister, Alice Wilder of Beaumont, TX; grandchildren, David Davis, Jeannie Davis Wilson, Kelly Jones, Duane Jones, Jimmy Jones; great-grandchildren, Kaylee Davis, Brandi Davis, Alexe Davis, John Davis III, Jonathan Jones, Michael Jones, Benny Jones, Jed Wilson, and Josie Wilson; great-great- grandchild, Charlie Davis.

Graveside services were held Saturday, March 5, 2011 at Brearley Cemetery in Dardanelle. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be made to Feed the Children, P.O. Box 36, Oklahoma City, OK 73101. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Mar 9, 2011)

Jones, Edith (Raper)

Mrs. Edith Jones, 58, wife of pastor of First Delta Church of God, died early Saturday at Desha County Hospital. She had been ill about a year. She was a member of the Church of God. Mrs. Jones was born at Bluffton and had lived at Dumas since 1941.

Survivors include her husband, Rev. John Jones; two daughters, Mrs. Edith Mason and Mrs. Ruby Dedmon of Tulsa, Okla.; two sons, J. R. Jones and Wayne Jones of Tulsa; three brothers, Cecil Raper of Briggsville, Herbert Raper of Eudora and Owen Raper of Dumas; four sisters, Mrs. Pearl Lazenby and Mrs. Alma James of Dumas, Mrs. Audrey James of Plainview and Mrs. Velma Menard of New Orleans, La.; and eight grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Mar 30, 1961)

Jones, Edna Mae

Edna Mae Jones, age 81, of Searcy, AR died Thursday, April 15, 2004 at White County Medical Center in Searcy. She was born December 5, 1922 in Dardanelle, AR to the late Seth and Cleo Cory Coffey. She was a homemaker and mother and worked with her husband in the pear orchards, strawberry fields and picked cotton. She also worked in the Texas Illinois Cafe as a cook in Judsonia and the Glazes Cafe in Balk Knob and the Van Hausen shirt factory and ATT Granule factory both in Augusta.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thurman Jones and two infant sons and siblings, LaVada Benefield, Jack, Ed and George Coffey.

Survivors, children and spouses, Marie and Larry Clepper of Searcy, Elizabeth Rogers of Alva, OK, Helen and Jimmy Wedlock of Judson, Bill and Mary Jones of Searcy; siblings and spouses, Adeline McCurdy, Polly and Delma Merritt, Betty Scott, Jimmy and Betty Coffey all of Dardanelle, Mary Ann Bullard of Tulsa, OK; ten grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren.

Graveside service was Saturday at New Hope Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 21, 2004)


Jones, Emma Mae

Emma Mae Jones, age 95, of Independence, Mo., passed away Monday, December 22, 2008, at The Carmel Hills Living Center.

Emma was preceded in death by her husband, Phinous, sons Louie Don and Larry and granddaughter Sondra.

She is survived by daughters Patsy Croft and Doris Dohrn, both of Kansas City, Mo., Linda Loyd and husband Jim of Waldron, Ark., 11 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be in Gravelly, Ark., and burial in Parks Cemetery, Nola, Ark. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Saturday, December 27, at the Park Lawn Chapel. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Crossroads Hospice. Arrangements by Park Lawn Funeral Home, 816-523-1234. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Mary Fowler Leek; Newspaper: Kansas City Star, 12-24-2008)


Jones, Ethel Estelle

Mrs. Ethel Estelle Jones, age 39, passed away September 2, 1952 at St. Anthony's Hospital, Morrilton after a short illness.

She is survived by her husband, Ralph Jones; one daughter, Wilma Jones; two sons, Zolon and Quenton Jones, all of Ola, Rt. 1; one brother, Everett Bench of Little Rock; two sisters, Mrs. Ada Hudgens, Ft Worth, Texas, Mrs. Leslie Marks, Little Rock and her Mother, Mrs. Lizzie Bench of the home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, September 11, 1952)


Jones, Ethel Mae

Ethel Mae Jones, age 96 of Danville, Arkansas died February 12, 2003. She was a resident of the Mitchell's Nursing Home. She lived in Havana, Arkansas prior to moving to Mitchell's Nursing Home in January, 1997. She was born May 8, 1906 at Sitka, Arkansas to the late George Washington and Tina Tibietha Schales.

She was preceded in death by her husband; W. S. Jones, a granddaughter; Rhonda Sue Patterson sisters, Eva Vardell and Nora Herrin, three brothers Horace Schales, Herbert Schales, Dave Schales.

Survivors include, two sons and two daughters-in-law; Jerry and Bobbie Jones of Ojai, Ca; and Ken and June Jones of Springdale, AR, Five daughters Dorothy G. Keathley and son-in-law; Robert Keathley of Belleville, AR, Charlsa Copeland of Mitchell's Nursing Home, Danville; Maxine Ray of Havana, AR. Billie Harvey of Oxnard, Ca. and Tina Jones of Delta, Mo. Also she is survived by, twenty-one grandchildren, thirty great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

She was a housewife and mother. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church of Havana, AR. She was a member of the Havana Extension Homemakers club.

Honorary pallbearers include Members of the Havana Extension Homemakers. All the wonderful friends and staff at the Mitchell's Nursing Home. Pallbearers include Grandsons Steve Copeland, Randy Renfro, Jimmy Jones, John Stanley Harvey, Jason Keathley, Kenny Jones and Richard Cuilty. Funeral was Sunday, February 16, 2003, at the Havana Assembly of God Church officiated by Rev. E. O. Tackett and Rev. Eddy Morton. Interment was in Lower Spring Creek Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 19, 2003)


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