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Ornsbey, Cathy

Cathy Ornsbey, age 41, of Rover, died Friday, January 2, 2009, at UAMS in Little Rock. She was born November 26, 1967, in Danville to Riley and Bobbie Jo Nichols Ornsbey. She was a member of the Rover Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her brother, James David Ornsbey.

Survivors include her parents; brother, Robert Ornsbey of Rover; sister and brother-in-law, Becky and Jeff Foster of Danville; sister, Sandra Ornsbey of Rover; several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles; and a host of family and friends.

Services were Monday, January 5, at Rover Baptist Church. Interment was at Hunts Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, January 7, 2009)


Ornsbey, Fred

Fred Ornsbey, age 75 of Rover died Thursday in a Little Rock hospital. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Rover Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Bertha Ornsbey of the home; three sons, George Ornsbey of New Burg, Mo., Riley Ornsbey and Bobby Ornsbey of Rover; five daughters, Mrs. Ima Jean Blankenship and Mrs. Bonnie Stone, both of Rover, Mrs. Ruby Phillips of El Dorado, Mrs. Martha Paine of Russellville and Mrs. Eva Dickens of Danville; one brother, Charlie Ornsbey Winchester; 23 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were Friday at 2 p.m. at the Rover BAPTIST Church with Rev. Leon Slape and Rev. Doyle Young officiating. Interment was in the Rover Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Published in Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: 9/4/1975)


Ornsbey, Fred (Memory Card)

In Memory Of Fred Ornsbey

Born April 26, 1900

Died August 26, 1975

Services 2 P. M. Friday August 29, 1975, Rover Baptist Church

Ministers Rev. Leon Slape, Rev. Doyle Young

Interment Rover Cemetery, Rover, Arkansas (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, 6/26/1975)


Ornsbey, James David Chopper

James David Chopper Ornsbey, age 41 of Rover, died Saturday, July 6, 2002 after a automobile accident on Hwy 27 South of Rover. He was a driver for Wayne Farms Feed Mill in Danville, a member of the Bass Fishing League, The Po Boys Bass Club, and he was the 2001 Winner of the Arkansas Democrat Gazette Big Bass Classic.

Survivors include his parents, Riley and Bobbie Jo Nichols Ornsbey of Rover, AR; a son, Matthew Ornsbey of Danville; a brother, Robert Ornsbey of Rover; three sisters, Becky Foster of Danville, Cathy Ornsbey and Sandra Ornsbey, both of Rover.

Funeral services were Monday, 2:00 p. m. at Rover Baptist Church with Reverend Elvin McDill officiating. Burial was in Hunt's Chapel Cemetery in Rover. Active and Honorary pallbearers were Wayne Farms Feed Mill employees. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 10, 2002)


Ornsbey, Riley

Riley Ornsbey, age 73, of Rover died Saturday, April 6 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville. He was born December 18, 1939 in Briggsville to the late Fred and Bertha Bratton Ornsbey. He was a logger, hunter and an avid fisherman. He attended the 1st Baptist Church in Rover.

He was preceded in death by his parents, children, James David Ornsbey, Cathy Ornsbey, brothers, Bobby Ray Ornsbey and Johnny Eugene Ornsbey, sister, Eva Mae Dickens, half brother, George Ornsbey.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Bobbie Nichols Ornsbey, children, Robert Ornsbey of Rover; Becky Foster of Danville; Sandy Ornsbey of Rover; sisters, Ima Jean Blankenship and Bonnie Jean Stone both of Rover; Ruby Janet Phillips of El Dorado; Martha Jane Paine of Russellville; grandchildren, Matthew, Regina, Ashley, Kimmi and Toby, great-grandchildren, Nate and Mia.

Service was April 9 at the First Baptist Church in Rover with Brother Monroe Hunt officiating. Burial was in Hunts Chapel Cemetery in Rover. Pallbearers were Arlin Blaylock, Gary Roberson, Gary Morrison, Jason Henry, Michael Stone and Rita Emery. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. Online guestbook and condolence are at www. cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Apr 10, 2013)

Ornsbey, Riley

Riley Ornsbey, age 73, of Rover died Saturday, April 6 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville. He was born December 18, 1939 in Briggsville to the late Fred and Bertha Bratton Ornsbey. He was a logger, hunter and an avid fisherman. He attended the 1st Baptist Church in Rover.

He was preceded in death by his parents, children, James David Ornsbey, Cathy Ornsbey, brothers, Bobby Ray Ornsbey and Johnny Eugene Ornsbey, sister, Eva Mae Dickens, half brother, George Ornsbey.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Bobbie Nichols Ornsbey, children, Robert Ornsbey of Rover; Becky Foster of Danville; Sandy Ornsbey of Rover; sisters, Ima Jean Blankenship and Bonnie Jean Stone both of Rover; Ruby Janet Phillips of El Dorado; Martha Jane Paine of Russellville; grandchildren, Matthew, Regina, Ashley, Kimmi and Toby, great-grandchildren, Nate and Mia.

Service was April 9 at the First Baptist Church in Rover with Brother Monroe Hunt officiating. Burial was in Hunts Chapel Cemetery in Rover. Pallbearers were Arlin Blaylock, Gary Roberson, Gary Morrison, Jason Henry, Michael Stone and Rita Emery. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. Online guestbook and condolence are at www. cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Apr 10, 2013)

Orr, Lucia Rozie (Ochoa)

DARDANELLE - Lucia Rozie Orr, 84, of Dardanelle died Tuesday, January 6, 2015, at Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home. She was born August 11, 1930, at Omaha, Neb., to the late Elenterio and Maria Martinez Ochoa. She was a one of Jehovah's Witnesses and she attended the Kingdom Hall in Dardanelle. Her foremost love was telling people about Jehovah and his future promises for mankind. She also loved crocheting, sewing and flowers.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Lester Allen Orr; one daughter, Victoria June Orr; two granddaughters, Rebecka Dawn Orr and Ashley Marie Orr; one son-in-law, James Ray Moore; three brothers, Tim Ochoa, Massey Ochoa and Robert Anthony; and one sister, Elvira Ypina.

Survivors include eight children, Terry Lee Orr and wife Denise of Iowa, Glenn Leroy Orr and Michele Otte of Iowa, Lisa Lorea Jacome and husband Saul of Texas, June Marie Bewley and husband John of Dardanelle, James Arnold Orr and wife Nancy of Ratcliff, Rose Lucia Moore of Dardanelle, Robert Allen Orr of Florida and Darrell Dean Orr of Paris; one brother, Vern Armstrong of Arizona; three sisters, Mary Goben of Nebraska, Marcella Sargent of Nebraska and Lorena Augilar of Arizona; 25 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and many other relatives and friends.

The family will conduct a memorial service at 1 p.m., Saturday, January 17, 2015, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Dardanelle. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle. Online guestbook and condolences at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,The Courier Newspaper, Russellville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on January 14, 2015)

Orrell, Clem

Clem Orrell, age 94, of Ola, AR died Friday, June 29, 2007 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville. He was a son of Francies and Susan Elizabeth Gossage Orrell; he was born November 28, 1912 in Steve, AR. He worked as a logger for many years.

He was preceded in death by his wife Pauline Orrell and was also preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Verline Orrell; four brothers, Fred, Tom, Edd and Howard Orrell, two sisters, Nora Orrell Humphrey and Minnie Orrell Cox.

Survivors include two sons, Dexter Orrell and wife Billie of Buckville, Doyle Orrell and wife Phyllis of Plainview; six grandchildren; four great grandchildren; one brother, Bob Orrell and two sisters, Virginia Crews and Mattie Cooper

Graveside service was July 2, 2007 at Nooner Cemetery at Hollis with the Reverend Jimmy Scott officiating. Burial under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 4, 2007)


Orrell, Pauline

Pauline Orrell, 85, of Plainview, AR, died Friday, March 4, 2005 at Ola, AR. She was born September 24, 1919 in Tracy, TN to Marion and Rubie (Johnson) Nunley.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one daughter, Verlene Orrell; one brother, Leonard Nunley.

Survivors include her husband, Clem Orrell; two sons, Doyle Orrell & wife Phyllis of Plainview, Dexter Orrell & wife Billie of Buckville; six grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Graveside service was held March 7, 2005 at Nooner Cemetery at Fourche Valley with the Reverend Jimmy Scott officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 9, 2005)


Orrick, L.D.

L. D. Orrick, age 83, of Harkey's Valley died Sunday, July 18, 2010 at St. Vincent Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born September 18, 1926 at Glenwood, Arkansas to the late Graffie and Jessie Freeman Orrick. He was a supervisor for the Yell County Road Department.

He is preceded in death by one sister.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years Josephine Orrick of Harkey's Valley; one daughter, Jo Ann Orrick of Russellville; two sons, Bobby Orrick and wife Nancy of Ozark and Lewis Orrick and wife Tracy of Atkins; three sisters, two brothers, seven grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and many other relatives.

Graveside service was July 21, 2010 at Chickalah Cemetery. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 28, 2010)


Orsburn, Esther S.

Mrs. Esther S. Orsburn, age 80, of Charleston, mother of H. M. Orsburn of Dardanelle, died Saturday, December 20, 1980.

Survivors also include a daughter, Mrs. Shirley Stubblefield of Bloomer; four brothers, a sister, 11 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Tuesday at Bloomer Baptist Church. Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery at Charleston, by Smith Mortuary of Charleston. Memorials may be made to Bloomer Baptist Church or First United Methodist Church at Charleston. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1980)


Orsburn, H. M.

H. M. Orsburn, age 73, of Dardanelle, AR died Friday, August 31, 2001. He was a local businessman, poultry and cattle farmer, and retired President of the Bank of Dardanelle. He was born September 1, 1927 in Charleston, AR. He moved to Dardanelle in 1951. He served on several local and state boards including the Arkansas State Racing Commission, War Memorial Stadium Commission, Dardanelle Hospital Board, Dardanelle Housing Authority, Dardanelle School Board and a Board Director of the Bank of Dardanelle. He was a Veteran of WWII and a 32nd degree Mason, member of the United Methodist Church and had served on the Board of Stewards for the Dardanelle congregation.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, June Jewell Orsburn of Dardanelle, AR; three daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and Bob DeClerk of Little Rock, AR, Dinah and Tom Cox of Dumas, AR and Mary and Steve Scudder of Dallas, TX; Two sons and daughters-in-law, Howard and Debbie Orsburn of Dardanelle and Bill and Rhonda Orsburn of Russellville, AR; six grandchildren, Howell Cox, Molly Pilkington, Katie, Madison, Emily and Ashley Orsburn and two great-grandchildren.

Service was Sunday at the Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Mark Lashley officiating. Burial was in Brearley Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were Bob Balloun, Bill Berry, Tom Berryhill, Bob Lyons, Irvin Balloun, Ron Merritt, Ray Rowland and Ron Taylor. Memorials may be made to Sharing and Caring, 209 North Front, Dardanelle, AR 72834. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 5, 2001)


Orsburn, June

June Orsburn, age 78, or Dardanelle, AR died Friday, September 7, 2007 at St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville, AR. She was born March 11, 1929 in Melbourne, FL, the daughter of the late Doc and Millie Jewell. She was a homemaker with a passion for gardening, cooking and her family. She was a member of the Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, H. M. Orsburn, Jr.

She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Howard and Debbie Orsburn of Dardanelle and Bill and Rhonda Osburn of Russellville, AR; three daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and Bob DeClerk of Little Rock, AR, Dinah and Tom Cox of Dumas, AR and Mary and Steve Scudder of Dallas, TX; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Special notice also to the wonderful caregivers she had in the past few years of her failing health.

Graveside service was Monday, September 10, 2007 at Brearley Cemetery. In gratitude of their service, the family requests that memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice, 2405 East Parkway, Russellville, AR 72802. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 12, 2007)


Ortiz, Martha

Martha Ortiz, age 40 of Dardanelle, died Monday, March 31, 2008 at her home. She was born September 10, 1967 at Michoacan Acuitzeramo, Mexico to Antonio Perez and Aurora Ortiz. She was of the Spanish Congregation of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Dardanelle.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Aurora Ortiz.

Survivors include her husband of 21 years, Ruben Ortiz of Dardanelle; father, Antonio Perez of Mexico; daughter and son-in-law, Vanessa and Manuel Vailadares; son, Juan Ortiz; daughter, Nalleli Ortiz; son, Ruben Ortiz III; daughter, Aurora Ortiz, all of Dardanelle; brothers, Felipe Perez of North Carolina, Macley Perez of Mexico, Antonio Perez of Mexico, Manuel Perez of Kentucky; sister, Maria Perez of Mexico; and grandchild, Eliel Vailadares of Dardanelle.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 5, 2008 at Cornwell Chapel, Dardanelle. The Ortiz family wishes to express thanks to everyone at Wayne Farms in Danville for all their support. Cremation arrangements under the direction of Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 9, 2008)


Osborn, Anna

Anna Osborn, age 82, a resident of Bryant, AR, formerly of Russellville and Little Rock, died Monday, August 7, 2000 at Regional Nursing Center at Bryant, AR. She was born October 21, 1917 in Yell County, AR to Jesse and Lula (Kent) Vaughn. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Community Assembly of God Church of Little Rock.

She was preceded in death by, her husband, Ernest Osborn; two brothers, William Vaughn and Lloyd Vaughn and two sisters, Elizabeth Flurry and Mary Alcorn.

She is survived by, four sons and daughters-in-law, Robert D. & Katherine Osborn, Hot Springs, AR, David R. & Connie Osborn, Somerset, TX, Richard L. & Doris Osborn, Little Rock, AR, Raymond L. Osborn, Mabelvale, AR; eight grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; two brothers, Lamar Vaughn, Bartlesville, OK and Billy Vaughn, Rison, AR and two sisters, Joyce Townsel, Jones Mill, AR and Ernestine Crabtree, Mulberry, AR.

Funeral service will be 10 AM Thursday, August 10, 2000 at the Humphrey Chapel, officiated by Rev. Dearman. Burial will be at Brearley Cemetery at Dardanelle, AR under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. Memorials may be made to Alzheimers Association. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 9, 2000)


Osborn, Calvin L.

Calvin L. Osborn, age 76, of Plainview, AR. died Tuesday July 17, 2007 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born February 22, 1931 at Bush City, Kansas to the late Orvil & Imogene Osborn. He was a retired Air force Veteran he worked for the City of Danville.

He was preceded in death by brother Marion Osborn and sister Mabell Wilson.

Survivors are his wife of 39 years Sharlie Osborn, son, John Lowery of Fort Smith; daughters, Shelly Evans of Van Buren, Lena Rhodes of Fort Smith; sister, Annis Charles of Missouri and grandchildren, Callie Evans & Harrison Hunter.

Graveside service was July 20, 2007 at the Carter Cove Cemetery, with Military honors by Boyce Wood VFW Post 3141 Dardanelle, with Bro. Stacey Lisenbey officiating. Pallbearers were Tony Burfield, Billy Yates, Bo Reeves, Wendell Limbocker, Jim Chambers & David Armstrong. Honorary Pallbearers were Jesus Name Pentecostal Church. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home in Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 25, 2007)


Osborn, Charles

Funeral services for Charles Osborn were conducted Tuesday afternoon at the Havana Assembly of God Church by pastor, Rev. Wells. Burial was in the Havana Cemetery.

He is survived by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Omer Osborn of Havana, and by five sisters, Nettie, Jewel, Elaine, Wilma and Wilda all of home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas; Originally published on Thursday, June 7, 1951)


Osburn, Sharon Kay Dorman

Sharon Kay Dorman Osburn, age 60, passed away at St. Mary's Hospital in Russellville, AR on Friday, December 8, 2006. She was born on April 25, 1946 in Little Rock, AR to the B. L. Dorman and Jessie Dorman. She was a member of the Casa First Baptist Church and enjoyed spending time fishing and yard sales. She attended Arkansas Tech University where she studied Psychology.

Survivors include her mother, Jessie Dorman of Casa, AR; one son and daughter-in-law, William Russell IV and Crystal Wirth of Oppelo, AR; five daughters and sons-in-law, Roxianna and James Anderson of Casa, AR, Tanya Toni McCabe of Casa, AR, Marion and Scott Duhon of Dardanelle, AR, Michelle and Jerry Foster of Morrilton, AR and Theresa and Ed Gilbert of Casa, AR and fourteen grandchildren.

Funeral service will be today, Wednesday, December 13, 2006 at the Casa First Baptist Church. Burial will be at the Casa Cemetery with Bob Neal & Sons Funeral Home of Morrilton in charge of arrangements. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 13, 2006)


Ospeth, Reuben Benjamin

Reuben Benjamin Ospeth, age 95, of Dardanelle died Friday, July 2, 2004, at the Dardanelle Nursing Center. He was born July 23, 1908 in Madison, Minnesota to the late Ole Hans and Gina (Winge) Ospeth. He was a retired U. S. Civil Service Metal Smith for the U. S. Navy Ship Yard in Long Beach, California.

He was preceded in death by brothers, Leon, Hans, Peter, Gilbert, Fernal; sisters, Olga, Gertrude, Ida, Myrtle, and Shirley.

Survivors include his wife, Jewel (Gentry) Ospeth; a son, Richard Ospeth, Fairfield Bay, AR; a daughter, LaDonna Gail Hesselschwerdt, Midland, TX; brothers, Clyde Redetzke, Echo Lake, MN and Clyde Holdt, Sherman Oaks, CA; 5 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren

Graveside funeral was held July 6, 2004 at Brearley Cemetery, Dardanelle with Bruce Flanders officiating. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 7, 2004)


Oswalt, Lenora

Lenora Oswalt, age 81 of Danville died Thursday, March 4, 2004 at Oak Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Booneville. She was born in Moyers, Oklahoma on March 30, 1922 daughter of the late Samuel and Emmaline Sims. She was a mother, homemaker, and seamstress and a member of the Danville Assembly of God Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Marion R. Oswalt and a daughter, Marilyn Tate.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Melba Oswalt; daughter, Jennetta Martin, all of Booneville; a sister, Loda Morrison of Canyon, Texas; granddaughters, Sharlene "Bubba" Woodard of Danville, Stacie Tate of Canada; three great grandchildren, Brittany Tate, Zach Jacques, and Callie Woodard, all of Danville.

Graveside funeral services were held Saturday, March 6, 2004 at Rankin Cemetery in Russellville with Reverend Jim King officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 10, 2004)


Oswalt, Marion Riley

Marion Riley Oswalt, age 84, of Danville, AR died Thursday, July 27, 2000 at Booneville Community Hospital in Booneville, AR. He was born in Russellville, AR August 29, 1915 to the late John G. and Hettie Johnson Oswalt. He was a retired Assembly of God minister and a retired funeral director. He was a member of the Danville Assembly of God church.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Marilyn Tate and a sister, Effie.

He is survived by, his wife of 62 years, Lenora Sims Oswalt; a son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Melba Oswalt of Booneville, AR; a daughter, Jennetta Martin of Russellville, AR; two brothers, Clarence Oswalt of Washington and Jess Oswalt of California; two granddaughters and a grandson-in-law, Ms. Stacie Tate and Bubba and Mike Woodard of Danville, AR and three great grandchildren, Brittany, Zach and Callie all of Danville.

Funeral service was July 29, 2000 at the Danville Assembly of God Church with Rev. Jim King and Rev. Michael McNeeley officiating. Burial was in Rankin Cemetery in Russellville, AR. Pallbearers were, Pat Owen, Loren Wagoner, Mike Woodard, Gary Looney, Ray Hunt and Glen Masters. Honorary were, Mike Cornwell, Emmett Thomas and Darrell Billingsley. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 2, 2000)


Otwell, Donna June

Donna June Otwell, age 52, of Booneville, AR died Saturday, May 12, 2001 in Waveland, AR. She was born in Waveland, July 5, 1948 to Odus and Gatesy Derryberry Pettycord. She retired from Magnetics Manufacturing in Booneville.

She was preceded in death by her father, Odus Pettycord.

Survivors include her husband, James Otwell; her mother, Gatesy Pettycord; two brothers, James Pettycord of Fort Smith and Amos Pettycord of Waveland, AR; four sisters, Edna Barker of No. Little Rock, AR, Laura Berry and Brenda Harris both of Ft. Smith, AR and Betty Bearden of Ratcliff, AR; several nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.

Service was held Tuesday, May 15, 2001 at the Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Danville with John McCourt officiating. Burial was in the Forks of the Creek Cemetery in Hector, AR. Pallbearers were Alan and Richard Pettycord, Mike and Clay Harris and Lyndon and Bruce Barker. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 16, 2001)


Ouellette, David Alan

David A. Ouellette, 80, of North Little Rock, died March 22, 2006.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Mary Cook Ouellette; son, Dr. Dave L. Ouellette; daughter, Chrissie Cook all of North Little Rock; brother, Bob Ouellette; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. He was a World War II veteran and was awarded the Purple Heart Medal. He owned David's Drug Store in North Little Rock for 38 years. He was a member of the American Legion, Disabled American Veterans, The Military Order of the Purple Heart and Park Hill Christian Church.

Funeral services will be held 12 noon, Fri., March 24, at Roller-Owens Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Rest Hills Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m., Thurs., March 23, at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society, 901 N. University Ave., Little Rock, Ark. 72207-6354, or Park Hill Christian Church, 4400 John F. Kennedy Blvd., North Little Rock, Ark. 72116. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Sherwood Voice Newspaper, Sherwood, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Mar 23, 2006)

Overby, George B.

PLAINVIEW - George B. Overby, age 76, of Plainview, died Friday, August 16, 1985, at Yell County Hospital at Danville. He was a native of Oklahoma and the son of the late George Washington and Betty Keller Overby. He was a retired timber worker.

Survivors include a son, Bobby Joe Overby of Benton; two daughters, Betty Wells of Hollis and Bonnie Cain of Hot Springs; a brother, Paul Overby of Lawton, Okla.; four grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

Graveside services and burial will be at 2 p. m. Monday, August 19, at the Salem Cemetery near Plainview by the Rev. Tom Stover. Burial will be by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 8/16/1985)


Overton, Mary I.

Mrs. Mary I. Overton, age 81 of Van Buren, AR died Friday, April 18, 1997 at the Crawford County Health and Rehabilitation Center in Van Buren. She was born August 2, 1915 in Conway, AR to the late George and Doanie Sellers Barger. She was a housewife and mother.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Henry and Calvin Overton.

Survivors are her husband, Sidney Overton of Van Buren; two sons, George Overton of Flat Rock and Larry Overton of Hector; a daughter, Lola Hyatt of Russellville; two sisters, Mamie Dunbar of Stuttgart and Sue Barger of Conway; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Service was April 22, 1997 at the Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle. Interment was in the Pisgah Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle. Grandsons served as pallbearers. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 23, 1997)


Owen, Lee Emory

Lee Emory Owen, age 25, died December 16 at a veteran's hospital of Houston, Texas. He had been ill with leukemia for a long period of time.

He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Agness Owen and one son, Lee Emory Jr. of Austin, Texas; one sister, Mrs. Ciaron McArthur of Pine Bluff and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Owen of Houston, Ark. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, December 25, 1952)


Owens, Argie

Mrs. Argie Owens, age 70, died Saturday, March 1, 1986 at the Yell County Hospital in Danville. A daughter of the late Woffard Condley and the late Brownie Mae Snell Condley, she was born January 16, 1916 at Yell County, Arkansas. She was a member of the Ola Assembly of God Church.

She is survived by two sons, David Opal Lee Owens and Carl N. Owens, both of Ola; two daughters, Betty Bice of Danville and Mrs. LaWanda Rescorl of San Francisco, Calif.; two brothers, Ernest Condley of San Bernadino, Calif, and Jake Condley of Yearington, Nevada. Sixteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services was Tuesday, March 4 at the Ola Assembly of God Church. Rev. Jerry Schlinker officiated. Burial in the Lower Spring Creek Cemetery near Danville. Active pallbearers were Raymond "Butch" Burnett, Billy Beasley, Steve Rose, Charles Scott, Johnny Ray Summitt and David Garrett. Honorary pallbearers were Larry Don Lawrence, Jimmy Long, and Dennis Vinson. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1986)


Owens, Bill

Bill Owens, age 56, of Waldron, AR died Sunday, April 14, 2002 in Waldron, AR. He was the son of the late W. I. (Red) and Bettie Mae Owens. He was an employee of Thermo Environmental Instruments in Waldron and a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was also a charter member of the Waldron Golf Club and was of the Nazarene Faith.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Sara Horn.

Survivors include his wife Linda Owens of Waldron AR, a daughter Kimberly Heifner of Waldron. AR, a son, William Kyle Owens of Waldron, AR; 2 sisters, Linda Forrest of Waldron, AR & Barbie Slater of Ft. Smith, AR, 2 brothers, James Owens of Abbott, AR, Myrtle Owens of Waldron, AR, 3 grandchildren.

Funeral service is Wednesday, April 17, 2002 at 10:00 at Waldron Church of the Nazarene with burial at Union Hill Cemetery under the direction of Martin Funeral Home, Waldron. Pallbearers will be Randy Solomon, Deanie Woodard, Gary Plummet Reggie Owens, Robert May, Paul Davis. Honorary pallbearers will be Jun Hali, Clyde Audas, Dale Perry. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 17, 2002)


Owens, Billie

Billie Owens, age 57, of Atkins, passed away Friday, October 18, 2013 at Atkins Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born March 31, 1956 in Durango Colorado to the late Harold Newton & Delpha Avery Owens. He was a Navy Veteran.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers Donald Owens & Jerry Owens.

Survivors include sisters, Judy Owens of Centerville; Mary Baker of Tulsa, OK; brothers, Charles Owens of Danville; Johnny Owens of Russellville; 4 nephews and 1 great nephew and 3 great nieces.

Visitation will be Friday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Cornwell's in Danville. Funeral service will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Centerville First Baptist Church with Rev. James Whitlock officiating. Burial will be at Havana Cemetery. Pallbearers include Marshall Baker, Jeremy Owens, Eric Baker, James Warren, Carl Warren and Jason Warren. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. Online guestbook and condolence at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 23, 2013)

Owens, Billie Kaiser

Billie Kaiser Owens, age 81, a resident of Russellville, AR died Wednesday, February 21, 2001 at Dardanelle Hospital at Dardanelle, AR. She was born on November 16, 1919 at Ola, AR to Hardy and Nettie Benefield. She was a homemaker. She was the widow of Edward Earl Owens and her first husband, Robert Kaiser. She was also preceded in death by three sisters.

Survivors include two brothers, John L. Mahan of Chino Valley, AZ and Jim Mahan of Russellville, AR; one sister, Oma Lee Burns of Dardanelle, AR; one nephew, Jerry L. Caldwell of El Paso, TX and numerous cousins and friends.

Funeral service was February 23, 2001 at the Humphrey Chapel. Burial was at Mt. Zion Cemetery at Briggsville, AR under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 28, 2001)


Owens, Charles Allen

Charles Allen Owens, 7 month old son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Owens, died Sunday morning in their home at Ola.

Survivors include his parents, two brothers, Johnny Lee and James Franklin, and one sister, Debbie Ann, all of the home; and a half-sister, Melba Jean Owens of Oklahoma. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Mar 1, 1962)

Owens, Dave E.

OLA - Dave E. Owens, aged 82, of Ola died Tuesday. He was retired from the Rock Island Lines and a Baptist.

Survivors are his wife, Argie Condley Owens; two sons, Carl and David Owens, both of Ola; two daughters, Betty Bice of Danville and LaWanda Rescorl of San Francisco; a sister, Margie Garner of Newellton, La. 16 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 1 p. m. Friday at Ola Baptist Church. Burial will be in Lower Springs Cemetery in Danville by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 10/2/1984)


Owens, Delpha

Delpha Owens, age 75, of Danville died Friday, February 1, 2002 at St. Vincent's Infirmary in Little Rock. Mrs. Owens was born July 30, 1926 in Danville to the late Herbert and Agnes Wilson Avery. She was a retired poultry worker, a homemaker and mother and a member of the Assembly of God Church in Havana.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Owens; two sons, Jerry Owens and Donald Owens; five brothers; and one sister.

Survivors include three sons, Charles Owens of Danville, AR, Johnny Owens of Russellville, AR, Billie Owens of El Paso, AR; three daughters, Mary Baker of Tulsa, OK, Judy Owens of Mt. George, AR; three sisters, Delanie Humphrey of Sallisaw, OK, Dollie Ramey of Belleville, AR, Donnie Smith of Pagosa Springs, Colorado; four grandchildren, Eric Baker, Marshall Baker, Timothy Owens, Jeremy Owens; a great-granddaughter, Nichole Owens,

Services were Monday, February 4, 2002 at 2:00 p. m. at the Assembly of God Church in Havana with Rev. Eddie Morton officiating. Interment was at the Havana Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. Visitation was Sunday from 4 to 6 p. m. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 6, 2002)


Owens, Dorothy Burrows

Dorothy Burrows Owens, age 79, passed away Friday, July 22, 2005 at the Plumas Health Care Center in Portola, CA. She was born May 22, 1926 in Havana, AR to the late Leon and Jessie (Davis) Burrows. She spent the last twenty years living in Havana, where she worked beside her sister, Retha Parks, in " Retha's Dairy Bar" for nine years until it closed. She was a member of the Havana Assembly of God Church. She spent most of her life in Colton, CA, where she and the late James C. Owens raised their three children.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Willie Jean Hutain.

She is survived by one son Jimmy Owens of Ft. Smith two daughters, Paulette Sloan and Pam Ihrig both of Truckee, CA four grandchildren, David Owens of Ft. Smith, Diane Owens of Dardanelle, Jennifer Ritzna of Sacramento, CA and Justin Lelie of Ft. Sill, OK, two great grandchildren one brother and sister-in-law, Bobby and Frances Burrows of Danville one sister and brother-in-law, Retha and Clyde Parks of Booneville and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. at the Havana Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 27, 2005)


Owens, Ferd Theodore

Ferd Theodore Owens, age 67, of Belleville, a retired section foreman for the Rock Island Railroad, died Monday at a Danville hospital. He was born at Havana and was a Baptist and a Mason,

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Lula Blaylock Owens a son, Harry Owens of Garland, Tex. a daughter, Mrs. T. W. Johnson of North Little Rock; two sisters, Mrs, Robert Vess of Ventura, Cal. and Mrs. Hattie Moore of St. Louis, and four grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas; Originally published on Thursday, April 28, 1960)


Owens, Florene

Florene Owens, age 74 of Dardanelle, died Wednesday, November 2, 2005 at her home. She was born March 30, 1931 at Dardanelle to the late John D. and Leona Jaggers Spears. She graduated from the Arkansas School for the Deaf in 1951 at Little Rock. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Little Rock.

Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Jack Owens, Jr. of Dardanelle son, Larry Owens of Dardanelle; daughter and son-in-law, Connie and Junior Taylor of Dardanelle sister, Johnnie Faye Woodson of Dardanelle; three grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. A private graveside service was held November 4, 2005, at Pisgah Cemetery with Rev. Rick Smith officiating. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 9, 2005)


Owens, Frankie Mae Stahl

Frankie Mae Stahl Owens, age 89 of Russellville, died Friday, July 11, 2008 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville. The daughter of Frank and Rowena Mae Frair Holman, she was born April 2, 1919, in Plainview. She was a lifetime member of the Eastern Star and was a member of First Free Will Baptist Church in Russellville.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands, Berne O. Stahl and Virgil Owens; three grandchildren; one son-in-law, Billy Ray Owens and brothers F. C. Homan, Ceril Smith and Othel Smith.

Survivors include her children and their spouses Nina and Charles Sullivan of Van Buren, Bernice and Dr. Edward Cook of Wichita, Kansas, Danny and Barbara Stahl of Russellville, Arlene and Russell Thomas of Russellville, Loretta and Boyd Dickey of Subiaco, Sherman and Marilyn Stahl of Sallisaw, Okla. Angle and Bob of Chickasha, OK, Carol and Roger Massey of Leslie, AR and Mike and Tena Stahl of Russellville; 20 grandchildren; 37 great grandchildren; and one sister-in-law, Nola Holman of Russellville.

The funeral was held July 14, 2008, at the First Free Will Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Earl Stapleton and Rev. Blaine Rogers. Burial was held in New Bethel Cemetery at Plainview under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 16, 2008)


Owens, Freddie Ray

OLA - Freddie Ray Owens, age 56, of Ola, a disabled truck driver, died Wednesday. Owens was a veteran of the Korean War.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m. today at Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle, by the Rev. Thomas Stover. Burial will be in Hunt Cemetery, Rover (Yell County).

Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Faye Owens; a son, Kenneth Owens of Venita, Okla.; two daughters, Mrs. Freda Smith of Ola and Mrs. Gracie Plack of Bryant; a sister, Mrs. Iola Bell Freeman of Ola, and six grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, 3/29/1989)


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