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Fannie Mixon, age72, died, October 24 at her home in Ft. Smith, after a long illness.
Survivors include a brother, Tom Mixon of Ft. Smith; and four sisters, Mrs. Venna Marshell and Mrs. Dora Ross of Ft. Smith, Mrs. Parlee Foster and Mrs. Leddie Hood of Porterville, Calif. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Nov 2, 1961)
Eula Fay Caldwell Mize, age 90, of Houston, TX formerly of Danville, AR went to be with her Lord and Savior April 12, 1999. She was born September 14, 1908, Mountain Township, (Yell Co.) Arkansas. She was a member of Northside Baptist Church, Houston, TX.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph Anderson and Tennie Pearl Suggs Caldwell; a brother, Carl Caldwell; two sisters, Thelma Caldwell Vastine and Edith Caldwell Witcher; two granddaughters, Donna Kathleen Souchon and Joanna Rudean Mize.
She is survived by two daughters, Geneva Fay Macoubrie and Melba Sue Allee and husband, Kenneth; two sons, Bobby Wayne Mize and wife Sylvia and Billy Joe Mize and wife Ruth all of the Houston area; one brother, Clifford C. Caldwell and wife Zona Gail or Upland, CA; ten grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.
Pallbearer were grandsons Kenneth R. Allee Jr. Michael E. Mize, Charles E. Mize, Gregory A. Mize and Leo Gunnels. Services were held April 14, 1999 at Northside Baptist Church with pastor Rev. Jimmy Moore officiating. Eulogy by her son-in-law, Kenneth R. Allee, Sr. Interment was in Earthman Resthaven Cemetery in Houston, TX. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 21, 1999)
Gracie McAnally Mize, age 83 of Mulhall, OK died June 2, 1999. She was born August 16, 1915 at Pea Ridge near Waveland, AR, a daughter of Monroe and Ollie Standlee McAnally.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lynn Mize of Danville, AR, a son, Herbert (Tooter) Mize; two sisters Tinker Roberts and Lillian Childres; two brothers, Leroy McAnally and Jack McAnally
She is survived by one daughter, Wanda Pangburn of Mulhall, OK; two sons, Hubert Mize of Oklahoma City and Bill Mize of Marlow, OK, a sister, Reba Bobbie Leverette, Arbuckle, CA; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren and a step sister, Elsie Strickland Cossey of Dardanelle, AR.
Graveside service was June 7 1999 at Roselawn Cemetery in Mulhall. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 8, 2000)
Ruth Rebecca (Becky) Green Moats, 66 of Danville, entered the gates of heaven to be with Jesus Wednesday, August 27, 2008. She was surrounded by the love of her family. She was born in Corinth, MS on January 8, 1942. She was a homemaker, devoted wife, loving mother and grandmother. She loved to spend time with her family and make special memories. She also enjoyed cooking, fishing, deer hunting, and bird watching.
She is preceded in death by her father, Clarence Lewis Green, her mother, Ada Louella Sipes, and an infant brother, Jimmy Franklin Green. Becky is survived by her husband of 50 wonderful years, Albert Anthony Moats of Danville; three sons and daughters- in-law, Tony and Dolores Moats of Danville, Wayne and Tianna Moats of Greenbrier, Mike and Melinna Moats of Booneville, and one daughter and son-in-law, Angie and Chuck Thomas of Harrison; two brothers, Junior Green and wife Wanda of Danville, Jerry Green and wife Kathy of Ola; two sisters, Betty Crawford of Dardanelle and Debbie Stuart and husband, Charles of North Platte, NE; two half-brothers, Clayton and Coye Green and one half-sister, Ruthie Pearl Duncan, all of Memphis, TN; twelve grandchildren, Tiffany May, Anthony Moats, Misty Moats Reynolds, Michael Moats, Matthew Moats, Al Moats, Lindsay Thomas, Ashley Wilson, Shelby Moats, Austin Wilson, Logan Thomas, and Lakyn Thomas; two great-grandchildren, Alex Moats and Hunter Moats; many aunts, uncles, and special Aunt Lucille James and many nieces and nephews. Visitation was Friday, August 29, 2008 from 6-8 p. m. at Cornwell Funeral Home in Danville.
Funeral services were held Saturday, August 30, 2008 at 10 a. m. at Danville First Baptist Church. Interment was in Earl E. Ladd Cemetery in Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 3, 2008)
A. D. Mobley, age 74, of Okemah, OK, formerly of Van Buren and Havana, AR, died April 24, 2004 in Okemah, OK. He was a retired driver for the Arkansas Highway Department as well as a Mason.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Mobley of the home; a son, Allen Mobley of Mission Viejo, CA; three stepsons, Terry Edminston of Okemah, OK, Damon Edminston of Elko, NV and Larry Deardorff of Shawnee, OK; a brother, Adrian Mobley of Havana, AR; several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Graveside service was April 27, 2004 at Blue Mountain Cemetery, Blue Mountain, AR under the direction of Edwards Van-Alma Funeral Home of Van Buren, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 28, 2004)
Old Friends Die Two, Weeks Apart In California
Billy W. Mobley grew up on the Scrougeout Road between Bluffton and Briggsville. Glen Collins Cathey grew up in Briggsville. Both attended Fourche Valley School and were classmates and friends.
Billy accompanied the Buck King family to Modesto, CA when they moved there in 1943. Glen joined Billy in Modesto in 1944. Both served in the U. S. Army during the latter part of WWII and returned to California. Both loved living in California but cherished their roots in Yell County, Arkansas. They returned to Yell County every chance they got.
Billy returned in April this year to put his home place in good order. He was accompanied by his wife and sister, Glen wanted to make the trip back but was too weak. Both moved to Modesto. Billy moved to Whittier for several years and finally settled in Apple Valley. He was a successful businessman. Among his various enterprises were an English walnut farm and a welding school. Billy was born June 20th, 1927. He died August 18, 1995. He was the son of Edgar (Pud) Mobley and Martha Mobley. He is survived by his wife, Lucy; sons, Billy Michael Mobley of Hesperia, CA and Ronald Mobley of Dana Point, CA and by a stepson, Ray Kuykendall of Hesperia. Other survivors are his mother, Martha Mobley of Livermore, CA; a; brother, George Mobley of Winton, CA; a sister, Norma Lee Chapman of Livermore, CA; nine grand children and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held at Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Roger Purdy and the Montecello Masonic Lodge F&AM officiating. Interment was at Rose Hills Memorial Park.
Glen settled in Pico Rivera, CA and also had a residence in Las Vegas, NV. He retired after working 38 years for American-National Can Co. He was a member of the American Legion for 30 years. Glen was born November 2, 1926. He died September 2, 1995. He was the son of Tom Cathey and Alice Cathey.
He is survived by his wife, Johnie; a son, Dana Cathey of Pico Rivera; a sister, Ruby Nell Sanner of Monte Vista, CO and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held in Pico Rivera with final resting place in Las Vegas.
The Fourche Valley High School, class of 1945, had its 50th reunion June 17. Neither Billy nor Glen was able to attend. The rest of the class will always remember these two classmates fondly and will remember that they had the courage to head West when they were young to seek their fortune and they found it. Submitted by Virginia (Aikman) McCartney. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas, 9/13/95)
Bryce Mobley, age 68, president of Mobley Construction Company, which has offices in Dardanelle, Newport and Morrilton, died Tuesday morning at his home in Dardanelle.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, Bryce Mobley Jr. of Dardanelle, J. B. Mobley of Morrilton and W. R. Mobley of Duarto, Calif., two daughters, Miss Mary Lynn Mobley of Dardanelle and Mrs. B. R. Brown of Newport, and two sisters Mrs. Gene McClanahan of Little Rock and Mrs. L. J. Spiker of New York. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 YRS AGO, DANVILLE, ARKANSAS - Originally published on Thursday-January 14, 1954)
BLUFFTON - Edgar Mobley, age 71, of Bluffton (Yell County), a farmer, died Tuesday, November 26, 1974.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Martha Willie Mobley of California; two sons, Bill Mobley and George Mobley, both of California; a daughter. Mrs. Norma Lee Chapman of California; ; two brothers, Elie Mobley of Briggsville and Ocie Mobley of California; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral was Saturday at Mount Zion Cemetery, at Briggsville by Humphrey Funeral Home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, 11/26/1974)
Hayden Dean Mobley, age 52 of Belleville, died Saturday, February 23, 2002 at St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville. He was born in Paris, Arkansas on September 7, 1949 to the late Tommy and Merle Hood Mobley. He was a horse trainer, a farmer and a member of the Yell County Rodeo and Riding Club. He was also preceded in death by his father-in-law, Grady May and a nephew, Phillip Mobley.
Survivors include his wife, Peggy May Mobley; a son, Mitch Mobley of Havana; a daughter, Lyndsey Mobley of Belleville; a grandson, Tripp Mobley of Havana; two brothers, Aaron D. Mobley of Oklahoma and Adrian Mobley of Havana; his mother-in-law, Bessie May of Belleville and one uncle, Arless Hood of Havana.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at 3:00 p. m. at the Upper Spring Creek Freewill Baptist Church with Reverend Paul Newton and Reverend Bill Storts officiating. Burial was at Upper Spring Creek Cemetery. Pallbearers were Joe Dean Hood, Arless Don Hood, Monty Swilling, Gary Thompson, Butch Watts, Harold Underwood. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 27, 2002)
BRIGGSVILLE-Joseph Elie Mobley, age 83, of Briggsville (Yell County) was struck and killed by lightening outside his home Friday, June 6, 1975. Mr. Mobley was a retired farmer and member of Briggsville United Methodist Church and Bluffton Masonic Lodge.
Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Luda Whisenant Mobley; a son, John Mobley of Benton; three daughters. Mrs. Willene Armstrong and Mrs. Sarah Venable, both of Arizona, Mrs. Undean Reed of Dumas; a brother, Ocie Mobley of California, 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Monday at Briggsville United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery by Shinn Funeral Home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, 6/6/1975)
Leonard "Buddy" Mobley, age 66 of Ola, died Saturday, February 21, 2009, at his home. Born October 24, 1942, in Yazoo City, Mississippi, he was the son of the late Taylor Rufus and Willie Mae Calhoun Mobley. He was a member of the Army National Guard and a carpenter.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Rita McNeer, Ann Dodson; and a son-in-law, Benjamin Whitted.
Survivors include the mother of his children, Betty Warren Mobley of Dardanelle; three sons and a daughter-in-law, Grady Mobley of Arkadelphia, Tommy and Wendy Mobley of Donaldson, AR, Taylor Mobley of Dardanelle; a daughter, Nancy Whitted of Dardanelle; three sisters, Mary Stevens, Geneva Abies, and Virginia Hearn, all of Mississippi; seven grandchildren, Austin, Summer, and Timothy Mobley of Arkadelphia, T. J. and Sabrina McGarry of Donaldson, Zachary Whitted and Jacob Evenson of Dardanelle.
Graveside funeral will be today, Wednesday, February 25, 10:00 a. m. at Carlon Cemetery in Logan County. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 25, 2009)
BENTON - Mrs. Luda C. Mobley, aged 80, of Benton died Wednesday, April 29, 1987. She was a Baptist.
Survivors are a son, John W. Mobley of Benton; three stepdaughters, Willene Armstrong of Casa Grande, Ari. Sarah Venable of Phoenix and Undean Reed of Dumas; a sister, Lydia Irons of Sims (Montgomery County), 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 1 p. m. Saturday at Briggsville United Methodist Church (Yell County). Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery at Briggsville by Ballard Funeral Home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, 4/29/1987)
Martha C. Mobley, age 90, a long-time resident of Yell County, Arkansas, died Wednesday night, April 16, 1998 in Livermore, CA after a long illness. She was born in Hot Springs, raised in Story, and lived many years in Bluffton before relocating in California. After a career in care nursing, she retired to Winton, CA in 1973 where she live for 25 years.
She is survived by her daughter, Norma Lee Rotha of Livermore; a son, George (Junior) Mobley of Winton; an older sister, Lyda Taylor of Phoenix, AZ; four grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son, Billy Mobley and her husband, Edgar "Pud" Mobley. She loved to work in her garden, cook for her grandkids, and help people any way that she could.
She lies in rest in the Winton Cemetery where she can still be near her flowers and her almond orchard. "Don t grieve for me, for now I m free; I m following the path God laid for me, I took His hand when I heard His CALL I turned back and left it all. " Anon. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 13, 1998)
Mrs. Mollie Mobley, age 82, died at her home Saturday morning. She had lived all her life in or near Blue Mountain community. She was a Methodist.
Survivors are six daughters Mrs. Vera Johnson, Fairfax, Okla. Mrs. Sallie Starr, Natchez, Miss. Mrs. Lela Sprawls, Mrs. Selma Drake, Mrs. Millie Scott all of Eunice, New Mex. and Mrs. Agness Williams, Griffithville; two sons Virgil Mobley, Magazine and Tommy Mobley, Havana; two sisters Mrs. Mattie Cravens, Magazine and Mrs. Bertha Hall, Yuma, Ariz.; two brothers, Charley Gantt, Magazine, and Ocie Gantt, Tulsa, Okla.; 24 grandchildren and 29 great grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas; Originally published on Thursday, November 26, 1959)
Richard L. Mobley, 69, of Dardanelle, formerly of Russellville, died Monday, April 28, 2008 at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center.
Visitation will be 5-7 Wednesday. Funeral service will be 10 AM Thursday, May 1, 2008, at Humphrey Funeral Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Humphrey Funeral service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 30, 2008)
Thomas William Mobley, age 86, of Havana, AR died Thursday, December 7, 1995 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville. He was born in County Line, AR, May 23, 1909 son of the late Enoch M. and Molly Grant Mobley. He was a retired livestock dealer and farmer.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Merle Hood Mobley.
Survivors include three sons, Aaron Mobley of Van Buren, AR, Adrian Mobley of Havana, AR and Hayden Mobley of Belleville, AR; two sisters, Vera Johnson of Fairfax, OK and Selma Kelsey of Georgia; six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held December 9, 1995 at the Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. E. O. Tackett officiating. Burial was in the Blue Mountain Cemetery in Blue Mountain, AR. Masons served as pallbearers. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas, 12/13/1995)
Brenda K. Moeller, age 56, of Bella Vista, Arkansas died Thursday, January 10, 2002 at her home in Bella Vista. She was born November 7, 1945 in Waldron, Arkansas to Ray Theo and Claudia Ernestine Parker Hunt. She moved to Bella Vista in January 1996 from Anchorage, Alaska. She worked for the Bureau of Land Management in Anchorage, Alaska for over ten years. She was a member of the Bella Vista United Lutheran Church. She was an avid golfer, devoted wife, mother and grandmother.
She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Jim Moeller of Bella Vista, AR; one son, Timothy S. Moeller and wife Staci of Leawood, Kansas; one daughter, Cindy M. Henry and husband Matthew of Anchorage, Alaska; parents, Ray and Claudia Hunt of Havana, AR; two brothers, Charles Hunt and wife Wanda of Ft. Smith, AR, Parker Hunt and wife Mary of Bentonville, AR; two sisters, Helen Coots and husband Jim of Van Buren, AR, Anna Thornton and husband David of Bella Vista, AR and one granddaughter Caitlin Moeller.
A memorial service was held at 10:00 a. m. Tuesday, January 15, 2002 at the United Lutheran Church, 100 Cooper Road, Bella Vista, AR with Dr. Charles G. Jones officiating and assisted by Pastor Richard Jebsen and Pastor Fred Schaap. Arrangements were made by the Bella Vista Funeral Home Crematory, 2258 Forest Hills Blvd. Bella Vista, AR. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Been There Inc. c/o Betty Schaffer, 19 Basildon Circle, Bella Vista, AR 72714, or to the Northwest Arkansas Cancer Support Home, 306 Highway 72 East, Bentonville, AR 72712. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, January 16, 2002)
Charles Bernard Molash, age 60, of McLaughlin, S. D. formerly of Belleville, died Saturday, January 7, 1984 at McLaughlin. He was a veteran of World War II and a member of the Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Wanda Walker Molash three sons, Charles Molash of Portugal, Johnny Molash of California and Jackie Molash of McLaughlin; four daughters, Cindy Molash of Dayton, Ohio, Dorothy Molash and Donna Merrideth of Renton, Wash. and Montie Ann Cottonwood of McLaughlin; five sisters, Margaret Arohanboult, Dorothy Lugan, Linda Noel and Annie Lawrence of Auburn, Wash. and Nellie Williamson of Rapid City, Mich. and three grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Wednesday at Cornwell Chapel at Danville. Burial will be in Russell Cemetery at Belleville by Cornwell Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1984)
Curtis "Shorty" Wesley Moler, age 77, of Desoto, TX, formerly of Danville, AR, died Saturday, September 13, 1997 at Desoto Nursing Home in Desoto. He was the son of the late William Wesley and Lela Pearl Monroe Moler. He was a retired truck driver and served in the U. S. Army during WWII. He was a Baptist having accepted the Lord in 1989.
Survivors include three sons, Doyle Moler of Alexander, AR, Loyd Moler of Vilonia, AR and Jimmy Moler of Duncanville, TX; a brother, Paul Moler of Oscela, IA; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was Tuesday, September 16, 1997 at the Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Danville with Rev. Troy Sharpe officiating. Burial was in the Earl Ladd Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jimmy W. Moler, Darol Williams, Chuck Troillett, Bruce Bland, Ricky Moody and Mark Moody. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 17, 1997)
DANVILLE - Mrs. Lela P. Moler, age 79, of Leon, Iowa, formerly of Yell County, died Sunday, December 28, 1980. She was a native of Texas.
Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Wednesday at Cornwell Chapel. Burial will be in Earl Ladd Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1980)
Kenneth V. Moles, age 77, of Delaware, AR died Thursday, May 4, 2000 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. He was born August 21, 1922 in Scranton, AR to the late Levi and Sarah Jane Willis Moles. He was a retired John Deere service machinery salesman having worked for Keenan Implement Company for many years He was a member of the 2nd Marine Division serving four years in the South Pacific during World War II. He was a member of the Tri-County Water Board for 13 years, a charter member of the Yell County Mounted Patrol and the Riding Club, serving in many capacities, including commander. He was the assistance chief for the Delaware Rural Fire Department for 5 years and then served as chief for one, having to retire for health reasons. He was a supporter for the Dardanelle Sand Lizards and was given the first game ball played on the New Keenan Football field, he was a 50 year member of the American Legion Post 69, a charter member of Boyce-Woods VFW Post 3141 and a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church in Delaware.
Survivors are, his wife of 49 years, Ellen Garner Moles; one son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Tami Moles of Delaware, AR a brother, Ted Moles of Ft. Smith, AR; two grandsons and granddaughter-in-law, Kendall Moles of Dardanelle, AR and Kevin and Tonya Moles of Delaware, AR; one step-granddaughter, Charity Darter of Delaware, AR; one great-granddaughter Madalyne Blair Moles of Delaware AR and several nieces and nephews.
Services were May 8 2000 at the Delaware First Baptist Church with Rev. Wiley Jones officiating Interment was in Graves Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were, Senior Members of the Yell County Mounted Patrol; honorary were Deacons of the First Baptist Church Delaware, member of the Delaware Rural Fire Department, Yell County Mounted Patrol, Tri-County Rural Water Board and the Arkansas Chapter and Mississippi Chapter of the T Marine Division. Memorials may be made to the Delaware Rural Fire Department, PO Box 74, Delaware, AR 72835. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 10, 2000)
Archie Dee Molloy, age 72, of Russellville, AR, died Thursday, November 25, 1999 at his home. He was born in Pope County, a son of the late Vannie and Myrtle McCoy Molloy. He was a retired carpenter and a Baptist.
He was preceded in death by, one son, Randy Molloy; one daughter, Judy Molloy; one brother, Norman Molloy; an infant grandson and an infant granddaughter.
Survivors are, his wife, Lucille Ennis Molloy of Russellville; three sons and daughters-in-law; Mike and Carolyn Molloy of Plainview, AR, Ricky Molloy of Atkins, AR and Ronnie and Becky Molloy of Appleton, AR; four daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda Youngman and Susan and Herbert Hunt all of Russellville, AR, Marsha and Keith Carr of Hector, AR and Cindy and Mike Walker of Atkins, AR; four brothers and sisters-in-law, Orville Molloy of Appleton, AR, Gene and Jeannie Molloy of Sikeston, MO, Carl and Sue Molloy of Canalou, MO and Robert Nancy Molloy of Lawton, OK; seven sisters and brothers-in-law, Vada Reynolds of Centerville, AR, Anna Moss of Shawnee, KS, Evelyn and Tom Burton of Dover, AR, Celesta Daniels of Russellville, AR, Ruth Burnett of Exeter, CA, Joyce & Jack Waters of Charter Oak, MO and Irene and Stan Reed of Oak Harbor, WA; an uncle, Finis Molloy of Springfield, MO; an aunt, Biddie Rogers of No. Little Rock; four grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; nine great grandchildren and one step great-grandchild.
Funeral service was November 27th at Saint Joe Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. David Downum and Rev. Geno Johnston officiating. Burial was in the Saint Joe Cemetery by Lemley Funeral Service. Pallbearers were, Wesley, Gary, Jerry & Bob Reynolds, Danny Daniels, and Jackie Waters. Honorary were, Johnny Molloy, Daniel Jimmy Youngman, Daryl Hunt, Taylor Carr, Dalton Cook, Evan Cook and John David Walker. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 1, 1999)
Michael Lynn Molloy, age 51, of Plainview, died Monday, November 29, 2004 at his home. He was born January 19, 1953, in Yuma, Arizona. He was the former mayor of Plainview, a member of the Masonic Lodge, a volunteer firefighter, a member of the PoBoy Bass Club and Plainview City Council.
He was preceded in death by his father, Archie Dee Molloy.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn; one son, Johnny Molloy of Plainview; one daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia and Allen Austin of Gravelly; his mother, Lucille Molloy of Atkins; 3 granddaughters Charity Molloy, Michaela Godfrey, and Courtney Austin; 2 grandsons Michael Molloy, and Weston Godfrey; 2 brothers and sisters-in-law, Ricky and Sandy Molloy of Atkins, Ronnie and Beki Molloy of Appleton, AR; 4 sisters and 3 brothers-in-law Brenda Youngman of Bald Knob, Susan and Herbert Hunt of Hector, Marsha and Keith Carr, of Hector and Cindy and Mike Walker of Atkins and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Daryl Hunt, Lloyd Daniel Youngman, Jimmy Youngman, and Jerry Reynolds Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 PM Wednesday. Funeral Services will be at 10:00 AM Thursday, at Lemley Funeral Chapel with Rev. Randall Williams officiating. Burial will be in St. Joe Cemetery by Lemley Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 1, 2004)
Johnny Lee Monday, age 39, of Ft. Smith died Saturday, June 21, 1980 at Kerr Lake in Oklahoma. He worked as a salesman and was a member of the Cavanaugh Free Will Baptist Church and Bass Club.
He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Moudy Monday; one son, Arlen; one daughter, Lisa; all of the home, his mother, Mrs. Lucy Monday; two brothers and five sisters, all of Ft. Smith. He is the son-in-law of J. B. and Marie Moudy of Havana.
Funeral services were held June 23 at the Cavanaugh Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Carl Chescher and Rev. E. O. Tackett officiating. Burial was at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers were J. C. Nichols, Don Deal, Roy Gene Berry, Joey Kelly, Tillman Seamons and Bob Butler. Honorary pallbearers were members of the Cavanaugh Baptist Bass Club. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 7/2/1980)
April 8, 1928 - January 12, 2012 Mrs. Pauline E. Monday was born on April 8, 1928 to Manuel L. and Bessie F. Zachery Pruett in Plainview, Arkansas and died on January 12, 2012 in Searcy, Arkansas. Mrs. Monday was a homemaker. Mrs.
Monday is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Allen Robert Monday, a son Robert Monday, two sisters Lois Wood and Imogene Head, two brothers Charles Pruett, and Melvin Pruett.
She is survived by a daughter Rebecca Monday Taylor, three brothers Mike Monday and Joseph Monday, all of Judsonia, Allen Monday of Searcy, eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren, other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be Sunday January 15, 2012 from 3 pm until 5 pm at Roller Daniel Funeral Home in Searcy. Graveside Services will be Monday January 16, 2012 at 11 am at Coffeyville Cemetery in Possum Grape. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,This Obituary was published 16 Jan 2012, On-Line @ www.rollerfuneralhomes.com. )
Miss Hazel Irene Monroe, aged 49, formerly of Havana, died at a Little Rock hospital Friday, December 8. She was a member of the Baptist Church.
Survivors are two sisters, Mrs. Ethel Baker of State Sanatorium and Mrs. F. M. McCuffey of Arbuckle, Calif. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 14, 1961)
Nelson Montero,age 53, of Pottsville, died Monday, April 30, 2007 at his home. The son of Ramon Montero Hernandez and Amelia Leon Gomez, he was born April 24, 1954 in Pinar del Rio, Cuba. He married Jean Hill on August 9, 1985 in Clarksville. He was employed with Tyson Foods of Dardanelle for 23 years, recently as a Maintenance Mechanic.
He was preceded in death by his parents in Cuba.
Survivors include his wife Jean Montero of Pottsville; two stepsons, Dale Duvall of Morrilton, Tony Duvall of Conway; a stepdaughter, Crystal Hill of Russellville; five step grandchildren; several relatives still living in Cuba and many friends from Tyson Foods, Hampton Inn and Hartman Properties.
Funeral service was May 3, 2007 at Humphrey Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 9, 2007)
Allie Lou Montgomery, age 72, passed away June 6, 1956, after a long illness. She was the widow of the late Dr. H. L. Montgomery of Gravelly, a lifelong resident of Yell County, member of the Methodist Church and a member of the Eastern Star.
She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Lorena Parks and Mrs. Ola Garner of Plainview; one brother, John Caviness of Pine Bluff and four grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, June 21, 1956)
Amanda Hinard Montgomery, aged 80, of Memphis, widow of Dr. Earl Montgomery, died November 15 at the home of a daughter, Mrs. W. E. Garner of Memphis. She was a member of the Methodist Church.
Survivors other than Mrs. Gardner are three sons, Bennie Montgomery of Dumas, Noel Montgomey of Dumas, Noel Montgomery of Bastrop, La. and Baxter Montgomery of Anniston, Ala. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 1, 1960)
Rev. Chas. H. Montgomery died in Los Angeles, Calif. on September 24, 1958 at the age of 88. He formerly lived in Yell County and was born in Bismark, January 5, 1879. He was a retired school teacher and Baptist minister. He was the beloved father of six sons, Charles Jr., John O., Bob, Jimmy and George of California and Jack of Seattle, Wash.; three daughters, Mrs. W. A. McGrath of Aransas Pass, Tex. Mrs. Helen Willis of Los Angeles and Mrs. H. C. Sullivant of Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas- Originally published on Thursday, October 2, 1958)
Doris Imogene Montgomery, age 82, of Plainview, AR died Friday, June 29, 2007 at Advance Care Hospital in Ft. Smith, AR. She was born October 10, 1924 in Havana to the late Fenner and Ella Ritchie Steward. She retired after 20 years as a nurse's assistant at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville. She was one of the first employees when Child Development was started in Danville. She was a member of the Plainview Methodist church and the Plainview VFW Auxiliary.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Fred Montgomery, Sr.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, John Fred, Jr. and Paula Montgomery of Hobbs, NM; Jeff and Danette Montgomery of Plainview, AR; a daughter and son-in-law, Kay and Thomas Cox of Plainview, AR; three brothers, Billy Steward of Havana, AR, Joe Steward of Pine Bluff, AR and Fenner Steward of Fayetteville, AR; three sisters, Betty Furr of Hot Springs, AR, Mabel Brannon of Petit Jean Mountain and Helen Tilly of Greenbrier; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Service was July 2 at the Plainview Methodist Church with Rev. Norman Chenowith, Rev. Jesse Millard and Rev. Eddy Howell officiating. Burial was in Salem Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. Pallbearers were Jarrod Brent Montgomery, Lynn Don Balloun and Randy & Max Furr. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 4, 2007)
Miss Erma Grace Montgomery, age 75, of Dardanelle, AR died Saturday, April 8 at AMI St. Mary's in Russellville, AR. She was born August 9, 1919 in Briggsville, Yell County, Arkansas to the late William Jefferson and Eva Castleberry Montgomery. She was a 40 year retired school teacher and member of the Arkansas Teacher Association and the Dardanelle First United Methodist Church.
Survivors: brother, John Fred Montgomery of Plainview, AR; two sisters, Kate Balloun of Dardanelle and Reba Mathis of Riverside, CA, also 30 nephews and nieces.
Services were April 11 at the Dardanelle First United Methodist Church with Rev. Bennie Harmon. Interment was in Brearley Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service of Dardanelle. Pallbearers: Thomas Sullivan, Charles Sullivan, Bobby Balloun, Irvin Balloun, John Montgomery, Mike Laurie, John Clement. Honorary: Bill Castleberry and Grady Sullivan. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 4-12-1995)
Freland Kyle Montgomery, age 72, of Ola died Wednesday, February 16, at his home. He was a native of Briggsville, son of the late Bruce and Ocie Wehunt Montgomery, a retired wholesale grocery salesman for M-K Grocer at Russellville and Conway, and was a member of Petit Jean Masonic Lodge 298 and First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Maudie Montgomery; a son, Joe Bill Montgomery of Ola; two daughters, Mrs. David H. (Mary) Pratt of Conway and Patricia Annette Montgomery of Ola; his-stepmother, Mrs. Nancy Montgomery of Carlsbad, N.M.; a brother, Sheridan Montgomery of Hot Springs; two sisters, Jayne Kilby and Bonnie East of Hot Springs, and two step-brothers, Faye Wehunt of Carlsbad, N.M., and Estel Wehunt of Booneville.
Funeral was Friday at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Ken Reece. Burial with Masonic rites was at Mount Zion Cemetery at Briggsville by Cornwell Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 2-23-1983)
Grady Bruce Montgomery, aged 76, of Carlsbad, New Mex. died Wednesday at Carlsbad. He was a member of the Baptist Church and was a Mason and last year received his fifty year pen.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy Montgomery of Carlsbad; three sons, Kyle Montgomery of Ola, Shannon Montgomery of Hot Springs and Sheridan Montgomery of Hot Springs; two daughters, Mrs. Bonnie East and Mrs. Jane Kilby of Hot Springs; two stepsons, Fay Wehunt of Carlsbad and Estel Wehunt of Georgia; one brother, Clayton Montgomery of Tulsa; two sisters, Mrs. Albert Spencer of Plainview and Mrs. John Sullivan of Danville; 12 grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral service were held Saturday at 2:30 p.m. at Mt. Zion Church at Briggsville. Burial was in Briggsville Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 2-5-1970)
Harold Montgomery, age 100, died Sunday, June 11, 2006 at Arkansas Hospice Hospital in Hot Springs. Born September 8, 1905 in Gravelly he was the son of the late Dr. Thomas and Ellen Crawley Montgomery. He was a high school graduate and attended Arkansas Tech University. He was a member of the Bluffton Methodist Church, serving as the Sunday School Superintendent for over thirty years. He was a 32 degree Mason, a member of the Masonic Lodge 123 in Bluffton for over fifty years, serving as secretary.
He was preceded in death by his wives, Elizabeth Horton Montgomery and Lola Bogle Montgomery.
Survivors are a daughter, Mary Smallwood of Bluffton; three grandchildren and spouses, Kathy and Russ Jefferson of Hot Springs, Danny Potter of Bluffton, Paul and Teresa Smallwood of Chickalah and six great grandchildren.
Services will be held today, Wednesday, 10 am at the Bluffton Methodist Church with Rev. Wiley Jones officiating. Burial will be in Bluffton Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. Pallbearers will be JR Rhodes, Jim Bill Aikman, Chris Jefferson, Kay Aikman, Billy Lofland, Rick Sherrill, honorary will be Farris Jones and Doyce Potter. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 14, 2006)
Harold Montgomery Killed in Wreck - Burial services were held Monday at the Briggsville cemetery for Harold Montgomery, age 19, of Hot Springs, who was killed in an auto accident near Hot Springs Saturday. The head on collision claimed the lives of two others, Leo Robbins, 52, of Malvern, driver of one of the cars, died instantly, Miss Margaret Teague, 20, of Jones Mill, who was a passenger in the car driven by Montgomery, died at a Hot Springs Hospital Sunday. State Police said Robbins apparently was traveling at an excessive rate of speed and that his car swerved into the wrong lane on a curve, cashing head-on into Montgomery's car. Montgomery graduated from Hot Springs High School in 1954 and since then has been working with his father, a commercial painter.
He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Shannon Montgomery, one sister, Barbara sue, and one brother, Shannon, Jr., all of Hot Springs. Other survivors include his grandmother, Mrs. O. T. Tollerson of Hot Springs, his paternal grandfather, Bruce Montgomery of Dumas and his maternal grandfather, Van Dawson of Carlsbad, New Mexico. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, June 21, 1956)
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