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Land, Aura Lee

Aura Lee Land, age 92, of the Ard Community died Tuesday. June 29, 2010 at Dardanelle Nursing Center. She was born April 24, 1918 to the late Andrew Jackson and Nettie Viola Gately Gray. She was a member of the Ard Church of Christ.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 42 years, James Dalton Land; infant sister, Essie Gray, sisters. Bessie Gray, Estelle George. Lillie Raye Gray and Mary Olga Martin and a brother. Andy Junior Gray.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law Linda and Tommy Crow of Dardanelle. AR and Ann and Jim Selig of Fort Smith; two sons and daughters-in-law, James and Annette Land and Bill and Diann Land all of Ard twelve grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren and three great great-grandsons.

Funeral was July 2 at Cornwell Chapel Dardanelle with Carroll Sites officiating. Burial was in Ard Cemetery. Pallbearers were grandsons. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 7, 2010)


Land, James Madison "Jim"

James Madison "Jim" Land, 88 of Dardanelle, died Monday, June 13. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Elizabeth Archer Land; five sons, Dalton and Loyd Land of Dardanelle, Esco Land of Russellville, Johnny Land of Pottsville and Mack Land of Lubbock, Tex.; three daughters, Mrs. Irene Pearson of Broken Arrow, Okla., Mrs. Lorene Williamson of Lubbock, Tex. and Mrs. Annie Kitterman of Kansas; two sisters, Mrs. Barbara Herrin of Mountain Pine and Mrs. Elmer Bryant of Wichita Falls, Tex.; 23 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Wednesday at the New Hope Baptist Church. Burial was in New Hope Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jun 1966)

Land, Johnie I.

Mr. Johnie I. Land, age 77, of Pottsville, AR died Friday, September 22, 2000 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville, AR. He was born April 21, 1923 in Yell County, Arkansas to the late James M. and Alice E. Archer Land. He worked for 17 years for AVI Feed Mills and was a carpenter. He was a member of the Pottsville United Methodist Church.

He was preceded in death by four brothers, Esco, Loyd, David and Dalton Land and one sister, Lorene Williamson.

He is survived by, his wife, Nora J. Apple Land; three daughters and sons-in-law, Carol and Jerry Allen of Missouri City, TX, Judie and Kelley Austin of Newport, AR and Margaret and David Austin of Pottsville, AR; one brother and sister-in-law, Mack and Ann Land of Levelland, TX; two sisters and a brother-in-law, Irene and Ralph Pearson of Skiatook, OK and Annie Kitterman of Oswego, KS; a brother-in-law, Raymond Williamson of Russellville, AR; two sisters-in-law, Aura Lee Land and Era Land Davis both of Dardanelle, AR; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; several step-grandchildren, nephews, nieces and a host of very loved friends.

Services were Monday at the Pottsville United Methodist Church with Rev. John Soward officiating. Interment was in Pisgah Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were, Bennie Dockeal, Vernon La whom, Adolph Vodrazka, Howard Caudle, Adam Caudle, Larry Harris. Honorary were Kenneth Taylor, J. D. Baker, George Potts, Walter Lipscombe, Jim Teeter, David Russell, James R. Parker, Larry Johnson, Jerry Allen. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 27, 2000)


Landaverde, Juan (Frankie) Francisco

Juan (Frankie) Francisco Landaverde, Jr. age 4, died Wednesday, April 30th,1997, at his home in Rover, AR. He was born July 17, 1992 in Danville, AR to Juan Fransisco Landaverde, Sr. and Irma Garcia Landaverde.

Survivors include his parents; one brother, Arnoldo Javier Landaverde, age 3; a sister, Vicky Beatriz Landaverde, age 2; grandparents, Luciana Garcia of Dardanelle, AR, Maria Josefa Grandos, El Salvador, Francisco Landaverde and Victoria Numes Landaverde of El Salvador and Junior and Helen Tuner of Wing.

Funeral service was Sunday, May 4, Ecumenical funeral followed by graveside service at Wing Cemetery. Mass was conducted at St. Augustine's Catholic Church in Dardanelle. Services conducted by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville. AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 7, 1997)


Landers, Melvin (Dr.)

Dr. Melvin Landers, age 73, of Bluffton, died Monday, September 19, 2016, at St. Vincent's Hospital in Little Rock. He was born September 21, 1942, in Cave City, Arkansas to the late Corbet & Syble Johnson Landers. After graduating from high school in 1960, he served four years in the United Slates Army. After his discharge from the Army, he attended Arkansas State University, where he obtained his Bachelor's, Master's and Specialist's Degrees. He obtained his Doctorate from Ole Miss in Oxford, MS. After thirty years in education he retired as school superintendent of Cedarville School District.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Louise Landers.

Survivors include his wife of 33 years, Donna Kay Landers; brother and sister-in-law, Ray & Cathy Landers of Cave City; sister, Donna Van Winkle of Cave City; and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Memorials may be made to Arkansas Children's Hospital, 1 Children's Way, Little Rock, AR 72202. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home Danville and River Valley Crematory Dardanelle. Online guestbook and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Sep 28, 2016)

Landre, Johnie B. White

Johnie B. White Landre, age 85, a resident of Fort Worth, TX formerly of Russellville, AR died Sunday, April 13, 1997 at home. She was born October 26, 1911 in Yell County at the Cedar Creek Community, AR to Jim and Mattie White. She was a homemaker and widow of the late Robert Landre.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister, Ollie Torbett and two brothers, Otto White and Ray White.

Survivors include one daughter, Martie Smith of Fort Worth, TX; one granddaughter, Stephanie Lee Sims of Chicago, IL; one brothers, William Robert White of Fort Worth, TX; one sister, Inez Hopkins of Lubbock, TX; a host of friends from Arkansas and California.

Funeral service was April 15, 1997 at the Humphrey Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Rev. Tom Walker. Burial was at the Rest Haven Memorial Park at Russellville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 16, 1997)


Lane, Beth

Beth Lane, age 43, of Ola, AR died Saturday, June 6, 2009 at her home in Ola. She was born May 3, 1966 in Dardanelle, she was the daughter of Shirley Vivyan and the late Toby Rogers.

Visitation will be today, Wednesday, June 10 from 11 a. m. to 3 p. m. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. See complete obituary next week. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 10, 2009)


Lane, Beth

Beth Lane, age 43 of Ola, died Saturday, June 6, 2009 at her home in Ola. Born May 3, 1966 in Dardanelle, she was the daughter of Shirley Vivyan and the late Toby Rogers. She was of the Assembly of God faith.

She is preceded in death by her father and paternal grandparents.

Survivors include her mother and stepfather, Shirley and Dennis Vivyan of Dardanelle; two daughters, Nikki and Amber Rogers both of Dardanelle; maternal grandparents, Dale and Wanda Apple of Dardanelle; two sisters, Sheila Latham of Fort Smith, Arkansas and Kimberly Brock of Russellville; two half-sisters, Michelle and Tammy Rogers both of Russellville; one half-brother, Ronnie Story of Russellville; and many other relatives and close friends. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 17, 2009)


Lane, Buddy Joe "Jack"

Buddy Joe "Jack" Lane, age 80, of Perryville, AR died Tuesday, June 27, 2007 at Perry County Nursing Center. He was born July 17, 1926 at Chickalah to the late Josiah J. and Millie Lane. He served in the Army and Marines for eight years during WWII and the Korean Conflict. He retired from Tyson Foods where he was a long distance truck driver.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lillie Lane; son, Jody Lane; five brothers and one sister.

He is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia and Tommy Pledger of Hartman, Ellen and John Bartlett of Pottsville, AR, Tracy and Johnny Neeley of Dover, AR and Brenda and David Borum of Bentonville, AR; a brother, Opal Lane of Harrison, AR; five granddaughters; seven grandsons and many other family and friends.

Graveside service was June 29, 2007 at the New Hope Cemetery with Bro. David Jay officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 4, 2007)


Lane, Clyde Monroe

Cydle Monroe Lane, 64, of Route 8, Fayetteville died September 30 in a local hospital. Born May 13, 1912 in Belleville, he was the son of Huse and Rose Walker Lane. He was a retired farmer and construction worker and a Baptist.

Survivors include one son, Kenneth of the U.S. Navy; two daughters, Mrs. Lawana Vaughn and Mrs. Betty Ramsey both of Amarillo, TX; three sisters, Mrs. Fannie Elmore of Belleville, Mrs. Jewell Ives of Carlsbad, N.M., and Mrs; Geneva Dennis of Russellville; nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Funeral services were Saturday, October 2, at Moore's Chapel in Fayetteville. Burial was at Upper Spring Creek Cemetery on October 4 at 2 p.m. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,The Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 14, 1976)

Lane, Grace Martin

(July 26, 1984) DANVILLE - Mrs. Grace Martin Lane, age 86, of Danville died today at Yell County Hospital. She was the widow of Tommy Lane.

Survivors include a son, Richard Lane of Havana; a daughter, Mrs. Roy Dow of Danville; a brother, Grady Martin of Bixby, Okla. and a sister, Mrs. Minnie Lampkin of Danville.

Funeral will be at 3 p. m. Friday at Danville United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Upper Spring Creek Cemetery by Dixon Funeral Service (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 7/26/1984)


Lane, Jody Brent

Jody Brent Lane, age 47 of Winslow, died November 27, 2005 at his home. He was born August 22, 1958 at Artesia, NM to Buddy Joe and Lillie Crim Lane.

He is preceded in death by his mother Lillie Lane.

Survivors include his father, Buddy "Jack" Lane of Dardanelle; daughter, Candi Proffitt of Russellville; four sisters, Patricia Pledger of Hartman, Ellen Bartlett of Atkins, Tracy Neeley of Russellville, and Brenda Borum of Bentonville; several nephews and nieces.

A memorial service will be held by his family at a later time. Cremation arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 7, 2005)


Lane, John A.

John A. Lane, age 82, of Dardanelle, AR died Friday, June 9, 2000 at the Dardanelle Hospital. He was the son of the late; James and Birtie Hurst Lane and a member of the Dardanelle First Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by, two brothers, Shirley and William Lane.

Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Merritt Lane; a daughter, Jane Litsey of Dardanelle, AR; two sisters, Lorene Boone of Danville, KY and Thelma Mackey of Lexington, KY and a host of nieces, nephews and relatives.

Funeral was Monday at the Dardanelle Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in the Brearley Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 14, 2000)


Lane, Loren Lee

Loren Lee Lane age 55 of Dardanelle, Arkansas joined his wife in heaven on November 9, 2016. He was born July 15, 1961 at Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Frances Lane; his wife, Shelly Lane; one grandson, Caliber Steve Laymon.

Survivors include his father, Willard (Bill) Lane; his children, Jeremy Pierce, Carol Hunter, Matthew Lane, Brittany Lamberth and Sydney Laymon; four sisters, Kara Streenz, Richele Freitag, Laura Balch, Christi Hensley; fourteen grandchildren and one due in March 2017; and numerous aunts, uncles, nephews, nieces, family and friends. Loren was a member of the Centerville Dragway and the Arkansas Bow Hunters Association. He loved spending time with his family, playing with his grandchildren, and weekends at the drag strip.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Monday, November 14, 2016 at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle. A private burial will be held at New Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday, November 13, from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. at the chapel. Pallbearers will be Jeremy Pierce, Matthew Lane, Brad Lamberth, Colten Laymon, Brian Hunter and Jody Storms. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle. Online guest book and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,pub. Nov 11, 2016 On Line @ www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com)

Lane, Martha "Liz" Merritt

Martha "Liz" Merritt Lane, age 85, of Dardanelle, died Thursday, August 16, 2007 at her home. She was born December 8, 1921 at Dardanelle to the late Henry C. and Nora Robinson Merritt. She was a member of the Dardanelle First Baptist Church, Garden Club and Book Club.

She is preceded in death by her husband, John A. Lane and a brother, Dana Merritt.

Survivors include her daughter, Jane Litsey of Dardanelle; two brothers, Denver Merritt of Paris and Delma Merritt of Dardanelle.

Funeral services were held Saturday, August 18, 2007, 10:00 a. m. at Cornwell Chapel Dardanelle with Rev. Roger Glover officiating. Interment was in Brearley Cemetery, Dardanelle. Pallbearers were Mark Merritt, Chris Merritt, Dane Merritt; David Merritt, Nathan "Butch" Merritt, and Sonny Breashears. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 22, 2007)


Lane, Mary Nell "Nana" (Burrows)

Mary Nell "Nana" Lane, age 66, of Havana passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock. She was born September 4, 1949, in Riverside, CA. to the late Robert Kennington & Melba Christine Bradbury Burrows. Mary Nell was a member of the Wilson Freewill Baptist Church. She was a mail carrier for the U. S. Postal Service.

She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters-in-law, Cathleen Burrows, Selena Kitchens; Sharon Harp and her best friend Lee Bland.

Survivors include her husband of 48 years, Tommy Lane; sons & daughters-in-law, Bobby Lane; Tommy Dale & Denise Lane; Kenny & Sharon Lane all of Havana; brother, Doyle Burrows of Havana; sister, Emma K. Blagg of Fort Smith; grandchildren, Shannon & John Ritcheson; Chrystal Lane all of Canon City, CO; Shantel & Logan Blaylock of Clarksville; Phoebe Lane; Christopher Lane; Cody Lane; Cory Lane; Gracie Lane all of Havana; great-grandchildren, Britten Alexander; Lucas Alexander; Kobe Ritcheson, Jaxon Cash; Paislee Blaylock; Waylon Blaylock; Tatum Gray; Maddie Mae Cannon; brothers & sisters-in-law, Lana & Ron Davis of Morrilton; Larry & Paulette Lane of Havana; and several nieces, nephews and many friends.

Funeral service was Friday, July 29, 2016, at the Wilson Freewill Baptist Church with Bro. Bobby Alexander officiating. Burial will be at Russell Cemetery. Visitation was Thursday at Danville Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel. Pallbearers included Christopher Lane, Cody Lane, Cory Lane, Logan Blaylock, Dylan Emberson, Ricky Garrett, Cameron Ames, Brad Emberson and Mikey Franey. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home Danville. Online guestbook and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Aug 3, 2016)

Lane, Opal "Red"

Opal "Red" Lane, age 82 of Everton, Arkansas passed away Friday, May 16, 2014 at Hospice of the Hills Hospice House in Harrison, Arkansas. The son of Joe Jacob and Millie (Boone) Lane was born December 2, 1931 in Neely, Arkansas. Red was of the Christian faith. He was a heavy equipment operator and enjoyed operating a dozer. He mostly enjoyed spending time with his family and friends and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents; six brothers; a son, Lamar Lane; and a sister-in-law, Betty Criner.

Survivors are his wife, Juanita (Jones) Lane of the home; children, Bobbie Reddell and husband, Mike of Valley Springs Arkansas, Peggy Lane, Barbara Crow and Dana Lane all of Everton, Arkansas, Sam Lane and wife, Linda of Harrison, and Jimmy Lane and wife, Linda of Flippin, Arkansas; 17 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members.

Visitation was held 6-8 P.M. Monday, May 19, 2014 with the service Tuesday, May 19, 2014 both at Coffman Funeral Home in Harrison. Bro. Dwayne Bryant and Bro. Dwight Crowley officiating. Burial will follow in Crawford Cemetery with pallbearers being Mark Vanderpool, Justin Lane, Cody Lane, Russell Eye, Dakota Lewis, Bobby Flud, Richard Hoppis, Pete Jones, James McClatchey, and Richard Riggs. Honorary pallbearers were the staff of the Hospice of the Hills, the staff of NARMC, Dr. Brian Linn, Joey, Kenneth Smith, Bob Casteel, Monte Davenport, and Randy Laverty. Memorials may be made to the Hospice House, 501 E. Sherman, Harrison, Arkansas, 72601. Online condolences may be left at www.coffmanfh.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 21, 2014)

Lane, Phillip M. "Rocky"

Phillip M. "Rocky" Lane, age 45 of Dardanelle, AR died Monday, August 29, 2000 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville, AR. He was born July 15, 1955 in Russellville, AR. He was an Army Veteran and a brick layer.

He was preceded in death by his father, Lafayette "Sonny Lane.

Survivors are, his wife, Terry Rhoades Lane; two sons and daughters-in-law, Brandon and Haley Lane of Rogers, AR and Regan and Dana Lane of Calcium, NY; two daughters, Mechelle and Mike Robertson of Ratcliff, KY and Amanda and Robert Pena of Arlington, TX; his mother, Geneva Reynolds of Dardanelle, AK; brother and sister-in-law, Dusty and Kim Reynolds of Dardanelle, AR; sister and brother-in-law, Carla and Larry Tom Jackson of Dardanelle, AR; seven grandchildren, Jonathan Lane, Lincoln Lane, Megan Benefield, Michael Robertson, Abigail Lane, Ethan Pena and Breanna Robertson.

Service was held September 1, 2000 at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle, AR with Rev. Thomas McElmurry officiating. Interment was in New Hope Cemetery in Dardanelle, AR by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were, Robert Smith, Jeff Ray, Jackie Cunningham, Larry Cunningham, Ronnie Jones, Stevie Johnston. Honorary, Charlie Ray, Chile Cole, Robbie Robinson, Mark Jensen, William Hogue, Dr. K. L. Carlson and Kevin Weaver. Memorials may be made to the Phillip Lane Memorial Fund, PO Box 577, Bank of Dardanelle, Dardanelle, AR 72834. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 6, 2000)


Lane, Richard Franklin

Richard Franklin Lane, age 86 of Havana, died Monday, August 31, 2009 at Chamber Memorial Hospital in Danville. Born November 13, 1922 in the Cedar Creek Community, Yell County, AR to the late Tommy and Grace Martin Lane. He retired from Wayne Farms Feed Mill after 38 years. He was a member of the Free Will Baptist Church for forty six years, thirty of those as a member and deacon at the Wilson Free Will Baptist Church in Belleville.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife Lois Lane.

Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Tommy and Mary Nell Lane and Larry and Paulette Lane all of Havana; daughters and sons-in-law, Selena and Dewayne Kitchens of Danville, Lana and Ron Davis of Morrilton and Sharon and Wendell Harp of Opello; sister, Ethelyn Dow of Danville; sixteen grandchildren, twenty four great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be held on Wednesday, September 2, 10 a. m. at the Wilson Free Will Baptist Church with Brother Jeff Henderson officiating. Burial followed at Russell Cemetery in Belleville. Pallbearers are Gary Kitchens, Steven Kitchens, Bobby Ray Lane, Tommy Dale Lane, Kennington Lane, Mark Lane, Ritchie Ray Spivey and Adam Davis. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 2, 2009)


Lane, Rosie (Walker) (Mrs.)

Mrs. Rosie Lane, aged 86, died in a Russellville hospital Wednesday, September 20. She was a life-long resident of Yell County and member of the Free Will Baptist Church.

Survivors are four daughters, Mrs. Ruth Tomlinson, Guadalupe, Calif., Mrs. Annie Elmore of Belleville, Mrs. Jewel Ives of Carlsbad, N. Mex., two sons, Tommie Lane of Carlsbad, and Clude Lane of Farmington; one brother, Henry Walker of Sapulpa, Okla.; one sister, Mrs. Janie Books of Wewoka, Okla.; 20 grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Sep 28, 1961)

Lane, Thomas J.

Thomas J. Lane, 76, of Carlsbad, N. M. died in a Carlsbad hospital on December 16. He was a native of Fourche Valley and had lived in New Mexico since 1920. He was employed at Carlsbad Caverns for 12 years and also sold real estate.

Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Guinn Lane of Carlsbad; three daughters, Mrs. Rena Briggs, Mrs. Leah Tyler and Mrs. Marie Campilongo, all San Diego, Calif.; a brother, Clyde Lane of Farmington; four sisters, Mrs. Jewel Ives of Carlsbad; Mrs. Ruth Tomlinson of Guadalupe, Calif, Mrs. Annie Elmore of Belleville and Mrs. Geneva Dennis of Russellville; and six grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 28, 1961)

Lane, Tommie

Tommie Lane, age 61, of Havana Rt.1 died August 23, 1954 in a Little Rock Hospital after a long illness. He was a retired farmer, a member of the Methodist Church and a lifelong resident of Yell County.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Grace Lane; a daughter, Mrs. Roy Dow of Danville; a son, Richard Lane of Havana Rt. 1 and four grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs AGO, DANVILLE, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, August 26, 1954)


Lang, Ruth Ellen (Mrs.)

Ruth Ellen Lang, of Russellville, died Monday, June 17, 2013, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was born in 1920, in Russellville, Arkansas.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband. Ruth Ellen was an only child. She left home to work in Little Rock, where she met and married George Robert Lang in 1942. They made a life together raising two sons, Michael and John.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Gwen Lang and John and Bonnie Lang; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many friends.

A memorial service will be held at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Oakland Cemetery in Russellville, under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service. The obituary and guestbook are available online at www.shinnfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Aug 14, 2013)

Lang, Ruth Ellen (Mrs.)

Ruth Ellen Lang, of Russellville, died Monday, June 17, 2013, in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was born in 1920, in Russellville, Arkansas.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband. Ruth Ellen was an only child. She left home to work in Little Rock, where she met and married George Robert Lang in 1942. They made a life together raising two sons, Michael and John.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Michael and Gwen Lang and John and Bonnie Lang; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and many friends.

A memorial service will be held at 9:00 a.m., Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Oakland Cemetery in Russellville, under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service. The obituary and guestbook are available online at www.shinnfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Aug 14, 2013)

Langer, Dorothy E.

Dorothy E. Langer, age 83, of Dardanelle, AR, widow of Robert D. "Bob" Lange, died Sunday, May 27, 2001 at the Dardanelle Nursing Center. She was born June 8, 1917 in Wild Cat Hollow, Yell County, Arkansas to the late Franklin Green and Covie Epperson Jaggers. She was a businesswoman, owning and operating Bob's Diner for 16 years with her late husband. She was a homemaker and mother, member of the First Presbyterian Church in Dardanelle, the Dardanelle Show and Tell Club, Council Oaks 589 Order of Eastern Star and the Dardanelle VFW Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Carl Jaggers and Jack Jaggers; three sisters, Burl Harmon, Murel Cartwright and Idell Clark.

Survivors are one son daughter-in-law, Danny & Joanna Lange of Bowie, Maryland; one daughter & son-in-law, Robin & Ray Hereford of Tulsa, Oklahoma; five grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; several nephews and nieces.

Service will be June 2, 2001 at 2:00 p. m. First Presbyterian Church, Dardanelle with Rev. Nancy Covington and Bro. David Hutchins officiating. Interment will be in Brearley Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Visitation will be Thursday, May 31, 2001 6 to 7 p. m. at Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. Pallbearers will be Carl Fred Jaggers, Mike Brown, Jeff Brown, Frankie Clark, Gary Rollans and Drew McClure. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 30, 2001)


Langford, Abbie M.

Died ... Mrs. Abbie M. Langford at 4:15 o'clock a.m. on Tuesday, January 18th, 1881, at her residence in Dardanelle, of pneumonia, aged 55 yearsless 7 days after two weeks of painful illness. The deceased was born at Old Dwight, in Pope County, Ark., Jan. 25th, 1826. She was a noble, good, kind hearted woman loved by all who knew her, and for many years a faithful member of the Presbyterian church.

She leaves several daughters to mourn her loss, who have been so heart broken we have been unable to obtain particulars of her marriage and death of husband. The community sympathize with the sorrowing ones. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Mary Fowler Leek, Newspaper: INDEPENDENT ARKANSIAN , 1-21-1881)


Langford, Arbon F.

Arbon F. Langford, 87, of Hector, AR, died Monday, May 6, 2013 at Dardanelle Nursing Center in Dardanelle, AR. The son of Oscar and Ellie Langford, he was born August 9, 1925 in Hector, AR. Arbon was a Carpenter by trade. He was a member of the Mooreland Baptist Church. He enjoyed farming, singing and loved music. He also loved being a grandfather, great grandfather, and great-great grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his wife Georgia Pearl Langford, his parents; a sister Hildred Trotter; and two brothers Hob Langford and Leslie Langford. Left to cherish his memory is three daughters Barbara Janette Milligan of Rover, Teresa Ann Crawford of Denton, Tx, and Debra Kay Warren of London; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; and a companion Mary McClendon of Dover.

Funeral Service was May 10, 2013 at Humphrey Chapel with Pastor Troy Coffman and Kenny Myers officiating. Burial was at Boiling Springs Cemetery in Hector, AR by Humphrey Funeral Service. Memorials may be made to Dardanelle Nursing Center 2199 State Highway 7 N, Dardanelle, AR 72834. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 15, 2013)

Langford, Arbon F.

Arbon F. Langford, 87, of Hector, AR, died Monday, May 6, 2013 at Dardanelle Nursing Center in Dardanelle, AR. The son of Oscar and Ellie Langford, he was born August 9, 1925 in Hector, AR. Arbon was a Carpenter by trade. He was a member of the Mooreland Baptist Church. He enjoyed farming, singing and loved music. He also loved being a grandfather, great grandfather, and great-great grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his wife Georgia Pearl Langford, his parents; a sister Hildred Trotter; and two brothers Hob Langford and Leslie Langford. Left to cherish his memory is three daughters Barbara Janette Milligan of Rover, Teresa Ann Crawford of Denton, Tx, and Debra Kay Warren of London; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren; and a companion Mary McClendon of Dover.

Funeral Service was May 10, 2013 at Humphrey Chapel with Pastor Troy Coffman and Kenny Myers officiating. Burial was at Boiling Springs Cemetery in Hector, AR by Humphrey Funeral Service. Memorials may be made to Dardanelle Nursing Center 2199 State Highway 7 N, Dardanelle, AR 72834. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 15, 2013)

Langford, Georgia

Georgia Langford, age 74, a resident of Russellville, AR died Sunday, February 24, 2002 at the Dardanelle Nursing and Rehabilitation in Dardanelle, AR. She was born June 21, 1927 in Jerusalem, AR to George and Gracie Pearl (Rankin) Hanna. She married Arbon Langford on December 17, 1944 at Hector, AR. She was a homemaker and attended the Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Olivia Hanna; two sisters-in-law, Irene Hanna and Ruth Hanna.

She is survived by, her husband of 57 years, Arbon Langford of Russellville, AR; three daughters, Janette Milligan of Rover, AR, Teresa Crawford, Denton, TX and Debra Warren of Dover, AR; 10 grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; four brothers, Euell Hanna of Owasso, OK, Carroll Hanna of Appleton, AR, Louis Hanna of Tulsa, OK and James Hanna of Sapulpa, OK and four sisters, Loreda Edwards of Caldwell, ID, Mildred Thompson, Skiatook, OK, Joyce Vale, Springfield, MO and Faye Howard of Owasso, OK.

Funeral service will be today, Wednesday, February 27, 2002, 2:00 p. m. at the Humphrey Chapel officiated by Rev. Ottis Mackey. Burial will be at Boiling Springs Cemetery at Hector, AR under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 27, 2002)


Langley, George William

George William Langley, age 64, of Plainview, AR died Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at his home. He was born July 7, 1946 in Wolf City, Texas to the late William and Mary Jane Redding Langley. He loved to hunt and fish and was an avid knife collector.

He is preceded in death bv his parents, nine brothers, and two sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Patsy Eaton Langley of Plainview; four sons, Billy Langley, Larry Langley and Mike Langley all of Texas, Thomas Johnston of Conway; four daughters, Anna Wyles of Perryville, Jill Wyles of Russellville, Joyce Hannay of Pottsville, Debbie Whitlow of Plainview; one brother, Don Langley of Barling, one sister, Margie Barker of Boles; twenty-seven grandchildren; thirty-three great grandchildren; one special niece, Shirley Ann Frost of Mena, and many other relatives.

Funeral services were May 21, 2011 at Jesus Name Pentecostal Church in Plainview with Bro. Stacy Lisenbey officiating. Burial was in New Hope Cemetery, Dardanelle. Pallbearers: Billy Langley, Larry Langley, Mike Langley, Joseph Johnston, Jeremy Burns, Shane Ward, Nickolas Mann, and Randall Johnston. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 25, 2011)

Langley, Steven Myrl

Mr. Steven Myrl Langley, age 51, of Plainview, AR died Monday, September 28, 1998 at St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville, AR. He was born on August 27, 1947 in Benton, AR to the late Myrl and Mary Langley.

He is survived by his wife, Priscilla Langley of Plainview, AR; three daughters, Donita Gober of Benton, AR, Tonya Smith of Plainview, AR and Linda Harris of Hollis, AR; two sons, Lonny Clemens of Little Rock, AR and Steven Langley of the home; three grandchildren, Dakota Smith of Plainview, AR, Lyndsey Langley of Hollis, AR and Heatii Gober of Benton, AR; a sister, Carol Pessa of Sherwood, AR and a niece, Tina Miller of Greenbrier, AR.

Funeral service was October 1, 1998 at Langley Cemetery in Benton, AR with Bro. Bobby Moore of Plainview officiating. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 11, 1998)


Langley, William Ben

William Ben Langley, age 49, passed away March 8, 2000. He was born June 1, 1950 to Tom Langley and Dorothy Evans Langley at Benton, AR. He was married to Josephine Ballew. He was a Vietnam Veteran, a logger and construction worker.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Albert and Carl J. Langley.

He is survived by three children, Sarah Richie of Dardanelle, AR, Jennifer Smith of Plainview, AR and William Ben Langley III of Hollis, AR; five grandchildren, Sabrina, Chloe and Miranda of Dardanelle and Dustin and Daniel of Plainview, AR; siblings, Mack Langley of Benton, Tom Langley Jr. of Benton, Fern Faught of Hot Springs, Violet Long of Benton and Rose Pate of Glenwood, AR.

Burial was in Langley Cemetery under the direction of Ballard Funeral Home of Benton. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 15, 2000)


Langston, Donald Ray

Donald Ray Langston, age 68, of Dardanelle died Saturday, October 1, 2016, at River Valley Medical Center. He was born June 8, 1948, at Ola to the late Floyd Foster and Bonnie Langston. He was a member of the Centerville Free Will Baptist Church, loved to ride horses, go fishing, squirrel hunting and watching John Wayne Movies.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Bonnie Kemp and his grandparents, Eurch and Floyd Foster.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Langston of Dardanelle; one brother, Sammie Kemp (Diane) of Longview, TX; two stepdaughters, Tina Gregory (Darrell) of Hattieville, Kelly Turic (Chris) of Dardanelle; four grandchildren, Charles Steele (Shannon) London, Christopher Ray Turic (Amanda) of Pottsville, Darrell Wayne Gregory (Kelly) of Coal Hill, Raven Bohannon (Danny) of Ozark; fourteen great grandchildren, Nathan Holt, Mason Holt, Emily Holt all of London, Miranda Turic, Caleb Turic both of Pottsville, David Wayne Gregory, Levi Gregory, Zoey Gregory, Lane all of Coal Hill, Seth Daniel Davis, Danniclynn Bohannon both of Ozark, Reese Jordan Grennan, Addison Kate Zimmer, Andrew Craig Zimmer all of Coal Hill.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Wednesday, October 5, 2016, at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Bro. Charles Lewis officiating. Burial will be in Needmore Cemetery. Visitation was held on Tuesday, 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at the chapel. Pallbearers will be Darrell Wayne Gregory Jr., Christopher Ray Turic, Chris Turic, Charles Steele, Jonathan Underwood, Darrell Wayne Gregory Sr., Kenneth Greer, Danny Bohannon. Honorary Pallbearer will be Johnny Litsey, Billie Wayne Noblett. Arrangements are 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 Oct 5, 2016)

Langston, James Leon "Jim"

James Leon "Jim" Langston died July 10, 2010 at his home in Winnemucca, NV, surrounded by his family after a long battle with Alzheimer's disease. He was 75. Jim was born July 28, 1934 in Belleville, AR to Elisha and Bertha (Hendricks) Langston.

Jim is preceded in death by his parents and his foster parents, his brothers, Charles Langston, William (Bill) Langston and sisters, Katherine, Wanda and Thelma.

Jim is survived by his second wife of 48 years, Colleen; sons, Rodney, Mark and Kevin; daughters, Brenda Lucas, Teresa Womack, Cindy Hanson and Loretta Apodaca; brothers, Troy (Dorothy) Langston, Elmer (Lynn) Langston, sister-in-law, Beatrice (Ms. Bill Langston). He is survived by 13 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Jim will be greatly missed by family and friends.

A graveside service was held in Etna on August 21. Following interment, family picnic was held in Thayne City Park. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 1, 2010)


Lankford, Bertha Leona

Mrs. Bertha Leona Lankford, age 84, of Houston, mother of Floyd Ray Lankford of Nimrod, died Friday, January 9, 1987.

Survivors also include three other sons, five daughters, four brothers, two sisters, 70 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral and burial were today. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1987)


Laroe, Robert C.

Robert C. LaRoe, age 73 of Ola, passed away Sunday, August 15, 2010 at Perry County Nursing and Rehab. He was born August 13, 1937 in Clay County AR to the late Caril and Beaulah Forbes LaRoe. He was a member of Centerville Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Marguerite LaRoe; children, Teresa Saldutti, Donald Otto, Eugene LaRoe, Debra Munroe, Robert Otto, Ronald Otto, Jerry LaRoe, Richard Otto, Matt LaRoe; 17 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; siblings, Zetty Wilkerse, Troy LaRoe, Rosie Pace, Edward LaRoe, Girty Brown, Christine LaRoe, Vera LaRoe, Vernon LaRoe, and Edith LaRoe.

Graveside service was held Wednesday, August 18, 2010 at Birta Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 25, 2010)


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