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Rogers, Sigle C.

DARDANELLE - Sigle C. Rogers, age 70, of Dardanelle died Thursday, October 23, 1986 at Veterans Hospital at Little Rock. He was a retired engineer at St. Mary's Hospital, and taught auto mechanics at Arkansas Tech University in the late 1940s and 1950s. He was a cattle farmer, a Navy veteran of World War II, a member of the Dardanelle Church of Christ, and a former member and deacon of Fifth and Greenwich Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lessie Watkins Rogers; two sons and daughters-in-law, Arvalle C. and Pamela Rogers of New York and Lee and Sarah Rogers of Russellville; his mother, Mrs. Callie Grady Rogers of Danville; two brothers, Elva Rogers of Belleville and T. F. Rogers of Houston, Texas; two sisters, Ella Mae Youngblood of Sweet Home, Ore. and Mavin Lloyd of Thornton, Miss. and three grandchildren, Brian Sinclair Rogers of Fayetteville, Stephanie Laura Rogers of Stanford, Conn. and Elizabeth Carol Rogers of Russellville.

Funeral will be at 10:30 a. m. Monday at Dardanelle Church of Christ by Jack Lawyer. Burial will be in Rest Haven Memorial Park by Humphrey Funeral Service. Active pallbearers will be Wilbur Newby, Alton Newby, Larry Lewellan, John Duvall, David Ruhl and L. L. Scott. Honorary pallbearers will be the doctors, nurses and staff at St. Mary's Hospital. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. The family will be at the Lee Rogers residence, 3 Wedgewood. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 10/23/1986)


Rogers, Susan Caroline

Mrs. Susan Caroline Rogers, age 79, died February 26, 1954 at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Gerald Boyles, in Wichita, Kansas. Mrs. Rogers has been a resident of Wichita for the past eight years, having moved there from Havana.

She is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Gerald Boyles of Wichita and Mrs. Kenneth Hawkins of Seattle, Wash.; three sons, Andy of Augusta, Kans. Irving of Wichita and Everett of Eagle Rock, Calif.; two brothers, Robert Lee and Henry Lee, both of Paris; eight grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Her husband, Thomas Rogers, preceded her in death in 1921. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 YRS AGO, DANVILLE, ARKANSAS - Originally published on Thursday, March 4, 1954)


Rogers, Ted William

Ted William Rogers, 85, of Cave Junction, OR, died Wednesday, October 22, 1997 at Three Rivers Community Hospital's Dimmick campus. He was born March 8, 1912 in Havana, AR to Bill and Mollie Rogers. He married the former Norene Spivey on June 25, 1932 in Havana, AR. He moved to Los Angeles in 1938, where he worked as a burner in the shipyards. In 1949 he moved to O'Brien where he owned and operated a sawmill. He also did some chrome mining. During the 1950s and 60s he owned and operated Ted's Shell Service in Cave Junction and was known by his customers as "Smiling Ted. " In 1974 he retired from Mock Ford. Following his retirement, he raised bees and sold honey and new hives, when he became known by many as the "bee man" He enjoyed woodworking. He was a member of the Senior Citizen Dance Club. He was also on the board of directors of the Laurel Cemetery Association.

Survivors include a daughter, Pat Looney of Brookings; a brother, Therman Rogers of Redding, CA; a sister, Lois Rogers of Hot Springs, AR; three grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a son, Mike, in 1977, a grandson, David, in 1984 and by his wife in 1986. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 12, 1997)


Rogers, Willis Elva

Willis Elva Rogers, age 89 of Dardanelle, Arkansas, died Tuesday, February 5, 2008 in Dardanelle. He was born March 1, 1918 in Lead Hill, Arkansas to his parents Thomas F. and Callie (Grady) Rogers.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, and two sisters.

He is survived by his wife Opal Allene (Jones) Rogers of Dardanelle, AR; daughter, Sharlene Rogers of Dardanelle, AR; sons and daughters-in-law, Mike and Kandy Rogers of Dardanelle, AR, Steven W. and Vickie Rogers of Clarksville, AR; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Graveside service held Saturday, February 9, 2008 at the Brearley Cemetery in Dardanelle under the direction of Roller Funeral Home - Paris. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 13, 2008)


Roland, Christy Lynn

Christy Lynn Roland, 32, of Dardanelle died Friday, Dec. 2, 2005, at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock. She was born February 15, 1973 in Dardanelle. She was a 1991 graduate of Dardanelle High School and was an employee for the City of Dardanelle.

Survivors are her husband, Kendall Roland; three daughters, Jessica, Savannah and Madison Lee of the home her mother, Brenda Apple Troyke of Dardanelle father and stepmother, Steve, Sr. and Teresa Troyke of Dardanelle; brother and wife, Steven, Jr. and Chrissy Troyke of Dardanelle; two sisters, Melissa Cochran of Delaware and Christina Jackson of Dardanelle grandparents, Dale and Wanda Apple and Wolfe Troyke, all of Dardanelle step-brother, Cliffie Mullins of Plainview and step-sister, Ashley Woodard of Dardanelle and a number of nephews and nieces.

Graveside services were held on Tuesday, December 6, 2005 at New Hope Cemetery with the Rev. Ed Heflin officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 7, 2005)


Rolland, Earnest O.

Four County War Dead Arrive In U. S. Four Yell County World War II dead are among the 5,442 American dead due to arrive in New York on April 1 and 2. Being returned from military cemeteries at Henry Chapel, Belgium, and Valor's and Epical, France are the bodies of Pfc. Opal M. Archer, son of Idus R. Archer of Danville, Pvt. Jeff Black, son of Mrs. Veto Black of Bluffton and Pvt. Earnest O. Rolland, son of Mrs. Loud M. Rollans, Rt. 2 Belleville. Being returned from a D-Day cemetery in Normandy is the body of Cpl. Pat H. Lassiter, Jr. husband of Edna L. Lassiter of Belleville. The information was released by the American Graves Registration Division at Memphis, where the bodies will be shipped for distribution to the homes. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, April 1, 1948)


Rollans, Bentley B.

Bentley B. Rollans, age 75, of Dardanelle died Saturday, November 2, 2002 at St. Mary's Regional Hospital in Russellville. Mr. Rollans was born December 17, 1926 in Delaware, Arkansas to the late Lonzo and Lillie McIntosh Rollans. He was a self-employed truck driver for Jack Wood Construction for forty years. He was a member and deacon of the First Baptist Church in Delaware.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, T. W. Rollans, Ted Rollans, and W. L. Rollans; four sisters, Leona Mowery, Loretta Peden, Dorothy Rollans, and Annie Rollans.

Survivors are his wife of 53 years, Mary Ann Pfeifer Rollans; two brothers, J. B. Rollans of Dardanelle, Tommy Rollans of Bryant; two sisters, Patsy Smith of Russellville, Joyce Jones of Sanger, California; several nephews, nieces, cousins and a host of friends.

Services were Tuesday, November 5, 2002, 2:00 p. m. at Cornwell Chapel, Dardanelle with Rev. Wiley Jones and Rev. Mark Lashley officiating. Interment was in Brearley Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. Pallbearers were Lawrence Vaughn, Jr., Joel Vaughn, Gary Rollans, Ben Deal, Jeremy Rollans, Bucky Talley, Doug Prater, Bobby Rollans. Honorary were deacons of the First Baptist Church in Delaware and past and present employees of Jack Wood Construction. Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church, P. O. Box 70, Delaware, AR 72835. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 6, 2002)


Rollans, Earnest O.

Military services will be conducted by the Danville American Legion Post, Sunday afternoon at 2:30 at the New Hope cemetery, for Pvt. Earnest O. Rollans, whose body will arrive from Memphis Saturday.

Pvt. Rollans, who was killed in action in World War II, was the husband to Ludie Rollans of Ranger, and the son of Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Rollans. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, April 15, 1948)


Rollans, Earnest Odell

Services held for Pvt. Earnest Odell Rollans - Funeral services were conducted at New Hope Sunday, April 18 for Pvt. Earnest Odell Rollans, one of the heroic war dead returned from overseas for burial.

Pvt. Rollans, who was 36 years of age at the time of his death, lived near Danville when inducted into the army February 1, 1944. He landed in Italy August 15, 1944 with Company B. 143 Inf. 36th Div. 7th army. He was killed by a mine explosion in France, November 21, 1944. The body was first buried at Epinal, France, from where it arrived in Danville Saturday morning, April 17.

Full military rites were performed by the Danville American Legion Post and were conducted by Rev. Charlie Lankford, pastor of the Russellville Church of Christ assisted by Rev. John Freeman, pastor of the Danville Baptist Church. At the close of the services, Pvt. Rollan's widow was presented with the flag which draped the casket.

Pvt. Rollans is survived by his widow, Ludie M. Rollans, and daughter, Shirley Ann of Ranger; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. W. R. Rollans, Chickalah; two brothers, Robert Ray in the Navy, Virgil, Havana; four sisters, Mrs. Odie Mayers and Mrs. Lemoyne Barnett, Chickalah, Mrs. Homer Deeds, Delaware, Mrs. Lemonyne Peterson, Dardanelle and a host of other relatives and friends. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, April 29, 1948)


Rollans, J. B.

J.B. Rollans, born August 10, 1924 passed away peacefully May 6, 2011 at the Dardanelle Nursing Center. He was born and raised in Delaware, AR. He was the son of the late William Lonzo and Lillie Florence Mcintosh Rollans.

He was preceded in death by sisters Ruby Leona Mowrey, Dorothy Rollans, Elizabeth Rollans, Loretta Peden, and brothers Linden "Ted", Bentley, T.W., and William Rollans Jr.

He is survived by wife of 65 years, Janet Pfeifer Rollans, son Gary Rollans and wife Christi of Dardanelle, and daughter Rhonda Prater and husband Doug of Dardanelle. He is survived by sisters Joyce Jones of California and Patricia Smith of Russellville and brother Thomas Rollans of Bryant; five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

Funeral service was Tuesday, at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Wylie Jones officiating. Burial at Brearley Cemetery. Memorial Donation may be made to the Bright Star Masonic Lodge #213, Dardanelle. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 11, 2011)

Rollans, Jerry Lynn

Jerry Lynn Rollans, age 57 of Danville, AR passed away Tuesday, September 19, 2000 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville, AR. He was born on March 9, 1943 in Chickalah, AR to the late Virgil and Lucille Spivey Rollans. He was a retired Union carpenter, a Navy Veteran and a member of the Havana Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Lynn Rollans, Jr. and two brothers-in-law, Bob Hobbs and Landon "Doodle" Burrows.

Survivors include his wife, Martha Ludwick Rollans; two sons, Rob Rollans of Memphis, TN and Jeremy Rollans of Dardanelle, AR; two daughters and son-in-law, Elaina Lee and Viki and Gary Powell all of Fort Smith, AR; a granddaughter, Tori King and a grandson, Jordan Powell both of Ft. Smith, AR; three sisters, Mary Hobbs of Sherman, TX, Myrna Konkel and Mae Lee Burrows both of Havana, AR and two very beloved cousins, Mike Peterson of Palatka, FL and Rickey Spivey of New Blaine, AR and several nephews, nieces and many friends.

Funeral service was Friday, September 22, 2000 at the Havana Baptist Church with Rev. Charlie Bird and Rev. Hulon Wiser officiating. Burial was in the Havana Cemetery in Havana, AR. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 27, 2000)


Rollans, Ludie Mae

Ludie Mae Rollans, age 87 of Danville, AR died Tuesday, February 6, 2001 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. She was born December 9, 1913 in St. Joe, AR to the late Milton "Milt" and Sarah Delk Hancock. She was a homemaker, mother and caregiver and member of the First Baptist Church in Danville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Odell Rollans; four brothers, Luther, Joe, John and Riley Hancock and a sister, Leora Ashlin.

Survivors are, one daughter; Shirley Rollans of Little Rock, AR; three sisters-in-law, Lillie Peterson, Imogene Deeds and Wanda Barnett all of Dardanelle, AR and a host of nephews, nieces and great-nephews and nieces.

Services were February 8, 2001 at the First Baptist Church in Danville with Rev. Bobby Walker officiating. Interment was in New Hope Cemetery, Dardanelle, AR by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 14, 2001)


Rollans, Lyddia Irene

Mrs. Lyddia Irene Rollans, age 71, of Oklahoma City, Okla., a native of Arkansas, died Thursday, Sept, 4, 1986. She was the widow of Leland A. Rollans.

Survivors include a son, Boyd Rollans of Edmond, Okla.; two daughters, Carolyn Hicks of Oklahoma City, Okla., Peggy Rollans of the home; a brother, J. G. Sanders, Oklahoma City; fiv e grand children and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 11 a. m. Monday at Cornwall Chapel at Dardanelle. Burial will be in the Graves Cemetery at Delaware by Capitol Hill Funeral Home of Oklahoma City. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1986)


Rollans, Noble Lea Whitecotton

Noble Lea Whitecotton Rollans passed away March 18, 2010 in Grapevine, Texas. She was born May 6, 1925 at Shoal Creek, AR. She loved to sew, knit, crochet, quilt and made wonderful gifts for many! Everyone called her Nanny because she was everyone's Grandmother and friend. She is deeply missed by all who knew her.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her son, Wendell Rollans and her husband, Wendell J. Rollans.

Survivors include children, Dennis Rollans and wife Ann, Ronald Rollans; grandchildren, Kevin Redmon, David Redmon and wife Sandra, Lea Ann Redmon, Jonathon Rollans, Bradley Rollans and Rachel Rollans; great grandchildren, Kevin Redmon Jr., Brittani Cox and Datsee Redmon; daughter-in-law, Debbie Grimes; brothers, Larry G. Pike and wife Freda, James Pike and wife Ollie Mae.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, March 24, 2010, 10:00 A. M. at Graves Cemetery in Delaware. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 24, 2010)


Rollans, Shirley Ann

Shirley Ann Rollans, age 71, of Little Rock, died on March 26, 2013 in Little Rock after a hard fought battle with cancer. She was born October 15, 1941 to the late Odell and Ludie Mae Hancock Rollans. Although she spent most of her adult life living in Central Arkansas, Shirley always held her friends and the Danville community very close by visiting often and even maintaining a residence there.

Shirley is survived by her family, Vicki Grantham, Juli Grantham, Kamran Grantham and Jon Grantham all of Little Rock; her cousins Mike Peterson and Bill Hancock and lifelong friend Helen Maughn.

The funeral service was March 30, 2013 at the Danville First Baptist Church in Danville, AR. with burial at New Hope Cemetery in Dardanelle, AR. In lieu of flower the family requests that memorial gifts be made to the Little Rock Animal Village or Danville First Baptist Church Children Ministry in Danville, AR. A Memorial Celebration of Shirley's life will be held on Friday April 5, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. the Bess Chisum Stephens Community Center, 1200 South Cleveland St. Little Rock, AR with a reception to follow at Integrity Inc. across the street at 6124 Northmoor Dr. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home Danville, AR Online guestbook and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Apr 3, 2013)

Rollans, Stella Alice Bata

Mrs. Stella Alice Bata Rollans; age 99, of Dardanelle, AR. widow of Ocie Rollans, died Saturday, February 6, 1999 at the Dardanelle Hospital. She was born September 11, 1899 in Delaware, AR. to the late Andrew and Dora Alice Bata. She was a homemaker and mother and a member of the Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by a son, Doyle Rollans.

Surviving are one daughter, Geraldine McCarty of Little Rock, AR; five grandchildren and several nephews and nieces.

Graveside service was held Tues day at the Graves Cemetery in Delaware, AR. with Rev. Tom McElmurry officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 10, 1999)


Rollans, W. R.

W. R. Rollans, age 74, died in a Little Rock hospital Sunday, April 5, 1959. Mr. Rollans was a member of the Church of Christ and a retired farmer. He was a lifelong resident of Logan and Yell Counties having made his home with his daughter, Mrs. Adie Mayer of Dardanelle, for the past 13 years.

Survivors are three other daughters, Mrs. Lemoyne Barnett of Dardanelle, Mrs. Lemoyne Peterson of Little Rock, and Mrs. Homer Deeds of Manila; two sons, Robert Ray Rollans of Long Beach, Calif. and Virgil Rollans of Clinton, Okla.; three sisters, Mrs. Jack Cavens of Bakersfield, Calif. Mrs. Mattie Barto of Ft. Smith and Mrs. Effie Lynn of Delaware; 21 grandchildren and three great grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD. 50 Years Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, April 16, 1959)


Romig, Jack E.

Jack E. Romig, age 78, of Dover, AR died at his home Tuesday, June 12, 2001. He was a native of L. A. County California.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Leila and Perry Romig of Palmdlae, CA. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Assembly of God Church.

He is survived by his wife, Pat Romig and six step children, Deborah Bunker, Franklin, Maine, John Martin, Colorado Springs, CO, Tom Little, Denver, CO, Becky Newell and Marie Bryson both of Dover, AR and Danielle Daily, Buford, GA.

Cremation was under the direction of Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle, AR. Interment was in Palmdale, CA. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 20, 2001)


Romine, James Robert "Rob"

James Robert "Rob" Romine, age 47, of Russellville, Arkansas. He was a graduate of Russellville High School and worked for the family business.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, O. M. and Dessa Jones of Atkins, James H. and Lily Romine of Atkins, and Noel and Lois Hickey of Russellville. He was the son of John Ed and Shirley (Jones) Hickey of Centerville, Arkansas and Mr. Bobby Gene Romine of the Caglesville Community.

Other survivors include his beloved wife Wendy Romine of the home in Russellville; a daughter and son-in-law, Liz Romine) Harrell and Jimmy Harrell of Midway, GA; a step-daughter, Monica Hose of Russellville; a stepson, Tyler Shaw of the home in Russellville; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Mark Hickey of Pottsville, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Hickey, of Mt. George; three nephews, John Mark Hickey of Hartman, Chase Hickey of Mt. George, Gary Hickey of Pottsville; three nieces, Ashland Hickey of Mt. George, Flecia Hickey of Pottsville, and Haleigh Hickey of Waldron; numerous uncles, aunts, and cousins. He was deeply loved and will be missed.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 30, 2004, 10:30 am, Cornwell Chapel, Dardanelle with Rev. David Downum. Interment will be at Rest Haven Memorial Park, Russellville. Pallbearers Rocky Jones, Johnny Jones, BJ Jones, Mike Raible, Dale Beene, Rodney Mundy, alternate, Blake Mann. Honorary Pallbearers Mark Mobley, Jimmy Lee George, Bob Murdock, Tommy Delk, James Moore, Jerry Young. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 30, 2004)


Romine, W. C. "Bill"

W. C. "Bill" Romine, age 85, of Dardanelle, AR died Friday, September 24, 1999 at St. Vincent's Infirmary in Little Rock, AR. He was born November 2, 1912 in Pine Bluff, AR to the late James Harding and Lillie Edwards Romine. He was a Master Mason of the Pottsville Order and was a self-employed dump truck driver and fanner.

Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Ella Moore Romine; a son, Donald B. Romine of Dardanelle, AR; a daughter and son-in-law, Diana and Ottis Barton of Russellville, AR; two brothers, Nathan Romine of Moreland, AR and Bobby Romine of Hector, AR; two sisters, Charlotte Woodard of Atkins, AR and Louise Rone of Kansas City, MO; three granddaughters, Angela Campbell, Virginia Beach, VA, Tanya Moody and Rhonda Young of Russellville, AR and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral service was September 27, 1999 at the Cornwell Chapel Dardanelle, AR with Rev. Gerald Chenowith and Rev. U. L. Gray officiating. Burial was at Pisgah Cemetery in Pottsville, AR by Cornwell Funeral Service of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were Robert Romine, Gary Brown, Ray Tarkington, Ronald Moody, Thurlo Olds, Roy Tillman, Jr. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 29, 1999)


Romine, Wendy Jill Hose

Wendy Jill Hose Romine, 38, of Russellville died Friday, August 5, 2005. She was born July 14, 1967 in Dardanelle.

Survivors include her mother and step-father, Mary Ann Judkins Standridge and Herman Standridge of Centerville father, Richard Hose of Celina, TX a son, Tyler Shaw a daughter Monica Hose of Russellville fiance, Robert Scroggin of Morrilton two sisters, Rebecca Reynolds of Plainview, Cindy Mans of Dardanelle a step-brother, Martin E. Standridge of Dardanelle ' and a step-sister, Patricia Kook of Delaware.

Funeral service was held on Tuesday, August 9, 2005 at the Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Bobby Wells and Rev. Bobby Judkins officiating. Internment was in Rest Haven Cemetery with arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home. Pallbearers were Martin E. Standridge, Dax Lunningham, Rhett Lunningham, Brian Judkins, Brad Judkins and Mark Satterfield. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 10, 2005)


Rommell, Roberta "Moochie"

Roberta "Moochie" Rommell, age 77, of Russellville, AR died Friday, May 5, 2000 at the Dardanelle Nursing Center. She was born November 10, 1922 in Rochester, Minnesota. She graduated with a degree in hotel and business management and was retired as a hotel manager. She attended the Methodist church.

Survivors are, special friends, Alan & Liane Donahou, Robert Donahou, Michael & Christopher Edwards, Kim & David Shaw all of Dardanelle, AR; Raymond & Dona Williams of Dover, AR, Jeff & Gwen Williams of Fayetteville, AR, Steve and Beth Dructor of Troy, Alabama and 14 grandchildren.

Memorial service will be Friday, May 12, 2000 at Glenwood House Community Room, Russellville, AR by Rev. Wiley Jones. Service by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 10, 2000)


Ronaghi, Paula Ann (Looper) Hatfield

Paula Ann Looper Hatfield Ronaghi, 64, went to her eternal home on Friday, June 14, 2013. She passed at her home in Little Rock, Arkansas. She was born October 13, 1947, in Dardanelle, Arkansas to the late James Paul and Joyce Lucille Waid Looper.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, James Looper, and a son, Peter Hatfield.

Survivors include her husband, Tavakol Ronaghi; one son, Andrew Hatfield of Conway, two granddaughters, Ellaina and Blair Hatfield of Conway; a sister-in-law, Angela Looper of Dardanelle; a niece and her husband, Becky and Cary McVay of Russellville. She is also survived by her mother-in-law, 5 brother-in-laws, 1 sister-in-law, and many other relatives and friends. Paula was born in a Christian family home. She started her healing and peace ministry in 1978 when she was given one week to live. She taught at Agape School of World Evangelism in Little Rock for 13 years, in McGee for 5 years, and in Monticello for 2 years. She also started a healing school in Belize. Seven years ago, she and her husband began Ronaghi Ministries. The ministry was licensed by Life Church and Pastor Larry Doggett. God gave her a vision for revival in Southeast Arkansas. In 2008, the Holy Spirit revealed to her that this would begin in Monticello at Life Church directed by Pastor Larry Doggett, to whom God had given the same vision. Paula and her husband were devoted to drive to Monticello every Friday night for the past 6 years to intercede and pray for Southeast Arkansas. She would teach and minister as directed by the Holy Spirit along with Pastor Doggett. Her husband will carry on this ministry for this vision.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m.Wednesday at Faith Church (316 North Street) in Dardanelle with Pastor Larry Doggett officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Burial will be in Chickalah Cemetery. Pallbearers include Adam Ridenoure, Barry McDaniel, Kent Humphrey, Larry Cloninger, Cary McVay, and Reedy Rounsaville. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Life Church, P.O. Box 1004, Monticello, AR 71657. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle. Online Guest Book and Condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,pub. June 26, 2013, On-Line @ www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com)

Rone, Harmon Eugene

Harmon Eugene Rone, aged 52, of Toledo, Ohio died at Houston, Texas Thursday, December 21. He was a native of Yell County and a trucker.

Survivors are his mother, Mrs. Cora Rector of Havana; three sons, Herman Rone of Chillicothe, Ohio, Daniel Rone of Havana and David Rone of Toledo; four daughters, Joan Rone of Dayton, Ohio, Carole Rone of Ashland, Ohio, Charlette and Shirley Rone of Toledo; three brothers, J. B. Rector of Mobeetie, Texas, J. C. Rector of La Puente, Calif, and V. L. Rector of Gardenia, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. Al Horn of Toledo and Mrs. Jerry Eby of Temperance, Mich.; and three grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 28, 1961)

Rood, Cora Mcglothlan

The funeral of Mrs. Cora McGlothlan Rood, who died in Yuma, Arizona, was conducted in the Birta cemetery Friday by Rev. E. L. Turner of Conway and choir, the Biglow Quartette. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, October 23, 1947)


Rood, Kenneth George

Kenneth George Rood, age 56, of Delaware (Logan County) died Thursday, December 18, 1980. He was a native of Cleveland, Ohio, son of the late George Rood and was manager of Valmac Hatcheries.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Myrtle Allen Rood; two sons, William Rood of Lexington, Ky. and Robert Rood of Little Rock; a daughter, Mrs. Lynn Gore of Lexington, Ky.; his mother, Mrs. Ida Rood of Delaware, and six grandchildren.

Funeral was today at Cornwell Chapel at Dardanelle by the Rev. Ralph Hale. Burial was in Rest Haven Memorial Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 12/22/1980)


Rood, Sharon Louise Limbocker

Sharon Louise Limbocker Rood, age 56, of Tate Town, AR died Thursday, May 18, 2000 in a Little Rock Hospital. She was retired from McDonnell Douglas, a member of the Eastern Star, and attended Egypt Free Will Baptist Church. She went to school in California and returned to Arkansas in 1985 to live on a farm.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Eric Rood and her parents, Chet and Louise Limbocker.

She is survived by, her companion, Norman Lee Hunt of Tate Town, AR; a son and daughter-in-law, Todd Eric and Amy Rood of Tate Town, AR; one sister, Peggy Nelson of Redondo Beach, CA; one brother, Larry Limbocker of Redondo Beach, CA; two nieces, Kinsey Nelson and Stacy Nelson both of Redondo Beach, CA.

Service was May 22, 2000 at Egypt Free Will Baptist Church with burial in Egypt Cemetery, Blue Ball, AR under the direction of Martin Funeral Home of Waldron, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 24, 2000)


Rook, Floie Mae Jeffryes

Floie Mae Jeffryes Rook, age 88, of Dardanelle, AR died Monday, March 1, 2004 at the Dardanelle Hospital. She was born September 29, 1915 to the late Robert and Lula Mae Gullett Jeffryes. She was a homemaker and a member of the New Bethel Baptist Church in Morrilton.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Audrey "Jack Rook and one sister, Grace Gamble.

Survivors include two daughters and a son-in-law, Bobbie and Arvil Sims of Dardanelle, AR and Reba Hillburn of Pearcy, AR; three sisters, Ethel Duvall and Marty White both of Atkins, AR and Laverne Mills of Russellville, AR; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Service will be Wednesday, March 3, 2004 2:00 p. m. at Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel at Dardanelle with Larry Pettus officiating. Interment will be in Shiloh Cemetery near Atkins by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers will be Barry Sims, Byron Sims, Rockey Hughes, John Gamble, Paul Reynolds and Shorty Scroggins. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 3, 2004)


Rook, Franklin "Manny"

Franklin "Manny" Rook, Jr., age 31, of Hector, AR died Friday, June 16, 2000 at Russellville, AR. He was born September 30, 1968 at Danville, AR to Franklin Sr. and Lavonne Robinson Rook.

He is survived by, his wife, Linda Rook of Hector, AR; children, Alicia, Kelsey, Clint, Karena and Casey Rook all of Hector and Chelsey Thaxton of Centerville, AR; his parents, Franklin Sr. and Lavonne Robinson Rook; sisters, Angela Rook, Centerville, AR, Amy Wilson, Little Rock, AR, Laura Scott, Carter Cove, AR, Lisa Robinson, South New Hope, Valerie Black, Centerville, Keri Rucinski, Centerville and 17 nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was Monday at the Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle, AR with Rev. Denver Robinson officiating. Burial was at Bryant's Cove Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were Ronnie Robinson, Billy Joe Rucinski, James Williams, Jerry Rook, Doug Russell and Tommy Wade. Honorary, Shane Black, son Clint Rook and nephew, Shane Black. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 21, 2000)


Rook, Franklin Delno

Franklin Delno Rook, age 65, of Russellville, AR died Sunday, March 26, 2006 at Arkansas Hospice Center in Little Rock, AR. He was born February 15, 1941 at Cardon Bottoms to Fran C. and Alta Floy Manes Rook.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lavonne Robinson Rook and a son, Manny Rook.

He is survived by five daughters, Angela Wyatt of Oklahoma, Amy Wilson of No. Little Rock, AR, Laura Scott, Lisa Mallett and Vallarie Holt all of Russellville, AR; a brother and sister-in-law, Jerry and Ellen Rook of Dardanelle, AR; a sister, Kay Marcus of Conway, AR; 17 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Graveside service will be today, Wednesday, March 29, 2006 2:00 p. m. at Bryants Cove Cemetery in Casa, AR with Rev. Denver Robinson officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 29, 2006)


Rook, Lavonne

Lavonne Rook age 65 of Russellville died Thursday, June 24, 2004 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville. She was born March 6, 1939 in Carden Bottom, Yell County, Arkansas to the late Jack and Vonnette Hammock Robinson. She was the owner of Valerie Closet in Dardanelle.

She was preceded in death by a son, Franklin "Manny Rook, Jr.

Survivors are her husband of 46 years, Franklin Rook, Sr. five daughters, Angela Christopher of Grove, OK, Amy Wilson of Little Rock, Laura Scott, Lisa Robinson and Valerie Black all of Russellville; two brothers, Max Robinson of Russellville, Dickie Robinson of Centerville, a sister, Phyllis Wells of Centerville, seventeen grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.

Services were held June 29, 2004 at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Denver Robinson officiating. Interment was in Bryant's Cove Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 30, 2004)


Rook, Louisa

Mrs. Louisa Rook, age 85, widow of Aubrey Rook, of Granada Hills, CA, formerly of Dardanelle, died Tuesday, December 29, 1992, in Granada Hills. A native of Yell County, Mrs. Rook was a daughter of the late Oliver and Mary Chesney.

She was preceded in death by a daughter; Peggy Sutton.

Survivors include two sons: Morris Rook of Pine Bluff and Mark Rook of Agoura Hills, CA; five daughters; Mary Cloud of Hot Springs, Marilyn Rook of Crocker Heights, TX; Carrie Cereb of Saugus, CA, Nora Crofutt of Warner-Robins, GA and Lora Yvarra or Pensacola, FL; 27 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were January 6 at the Seay Funeral Chapel with Dr. Bob Parsley officiating. Interment followed in the Harris Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 1/6/1993)


Rook, Robert

Double Tragedy Hits CB Family - Robert Rook, 23, of Carden Bottom, was killed instantly at about 7 p.m. last Friday when his car struck a bridge abutment about 1/2 mile north of Ola on Highway 7. State Trooper Richard Powell said that a bridge rail passed completely through the car. Tragedy struck the family again less than eight hours after the accident when their home burned to the ground. Mr. and Mrs. Red Rook, Robert's parents and two other children, Kay and Jerry, had gone to the home another daughter, Mrs. Billy Tillman of Dardanelle that night. Neighbors drove to the Tillman home at about 3 a.m. to tell the Rooks that lightning had struck their home and set it afire. The home, furnishings, a car and truck were lost in the blaze. Mrs. Rook, who has a heart condition, was suffering from shock. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 11, 1961)

Rook, Verline

Verline Rook, age 94, a resident of Dardanelle, AR died Sunday, May 9, 1999 at Dardanelle Hospital. She was born on October 7, 1904 at Bryant's Cove, AR to Sam and Maude Lee McDonough. She was a homemaker. She was the widow of the late Snow Rook and preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, Wilma Lee; one son, Charles Edward Rook; two twins, one grandson, Kenny Rook; four brothers, Doyle, Garland, Virgil and Clomer McDonough.

Survivors include a son, Kenneth Rook of Dardanelle, AR; a daughter, Alice Kelly of San Bernardino, CA; four grandchildren, Peggy Distel, Carol McLain, David Kelly and Daniel Kelly; two great grandchildren, Hence Distel and Jennifer Domique and a nephew, Jackie Lee Boyd.

Funeral service will be today, Wednesday, May 12, 1999 at 2:00 p. m. at the Bryant's Cove Cemetery Chapel officiated by Rev. Denver Robison. Burial will be at the Bryant's Cove Cemetery at Conway Co. AR under the directions of Humphrey's Funeral Service. Casket bearers will be Hence Distel, Gary McLain, Billy Tilmon, Jr. Jackie Lee Boyd and Jess George. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 12, 1999)


Rook, Will "Bill"

Will "Bill" Rook Jr. age 50, of Casa died Sunday, December 28, 1986 at University Medical Center at Little Rock. He was the son of the late Will Rook Sr. and Marie Bailey Rook Barrett.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Virginia Rook; two sons, Delbert Wayne and Mark Allan Rook of the borne; a brother, Duncan Rook of Atkins, and two sisters, Ruby Smith of Casa and Johnnie Sue Beene of Dardanelle.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Friday at Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church. Burial will be in Fitch Cemetery by Dixon Funeral Home of Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 12/28/1986)


Rooke, Wilma R.

Wilma R. Rooke, age 91, of Danville died Tuesday, October 2, 2007. She was born December 18, 1915 in Ft. Worth, Texas to the late John & Alta Hazel Rugan Suddath.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dorsey Lee Rooke; a sister, Lorine Connor.

Survivors include, a son and daughter-in-law, Byron and Martha Rooke of Danville; granddaughter and husband, Shannon and Russell Nuckols of Dardanelle; grandson and wife, Shawn and Jackie Rooke of Atkins; great-grandchildren, Ryan Rooke and Reece Rooke of Atkins; step-great-grandchildren, Justin Nuckols of Russellville, and Jenni and Justin Smith of Russellville; brother Bob Walther of Houston, Texas and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was held at 2:00 p. m. Saturday, October 6, 2007 at Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Danville, with Bro. David Bishop officiating. Burial was held at Upper Spring Creek Cemetery. Pallbearers were David Laster, Jack May, Micah Ellis, Norman Jones Jr., Robert Koonce, and Waylond Simmons. Honorary Pallbearers are Dr. William Berry and staff, Chambers Memorial ER staff, St. Mary's ICU staff, Dr. Kevin Beavers and staff. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home in Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, October 10, 2007)


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