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Ruby Ellen Robinson, age 80, of Dardanelle died Sunday, August 19, 2007 at Dardanelle Nursing Center. She was born February 15, 1927 at Casa to the late Ora and Ethel Pearson Hubbard. She was a member of the Ola First Freewill Baptist Church.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Dale Robinson; a daughter, Betty Tucker; brother, Carl Hubbard; and sisters, Reba Douglas and Burna Dean Hubbard.
Survivors include a son-in-law, Truman Tucker Jr. of Dardanelle; granddaughters and spouse, Tammy and Joe Peak III of Atkins, Tracie Tucker of Dardanelle; sister and brother-in-law, Wanda and Chester Kiersey; sister-in-law, Vida Robinson of Dardanelle; three great-granddaughters, Katie, Kallie and Kelsey Peak of Atkins; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, August 22, 2007, 10:00 a. m. at Cornwell Chapel, Dardanelle with Rev. Bobby Wells, Rev. Donald Walker and Rev. Joe Hubbard officiating. Interment will be in Fitch Cemetery, Casa. Pallbearers Kenneth Davenort, Bruce Johnson, John David Keeling, Mike Carter, Donald Walker and Truman Tucker Jr. Honorary Pallbearers Dr. Kelly Meyer and the staff of Dardanelle Nursing Home. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 22, 2007)
Mrs. Ruth Merritt Robinson, age 71, a resident of near Casa died March 29 at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Ocie McDonough near Dardanelle. She was a native of near Casa and a member of the Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Walter Robinson; one son, Velmar (Bud) Robinson of Wabbaseka; five daughters, Mrs. McDonough, Mrs. Julia Chapnel, Mrs. Inice Robinson, Mrs. Mamie McDonough, of Altheimer, Mrs. Levellon Mabry of Conway; three brothers, Lee Merritt of Casa, Leonard Merritt of Stockton, Calif. And Athon Merritt of Seminole, Okla.; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral scrviees were held at the Hickory Grove Baptist Church Wednesday with Rev. W. S. Isbell of Russellville officiating. Burial was at Aunt Dilly Cemetery on Rose Creek. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Apr 1965)
Mrs. Ruth Farnam Robinson, age 82, of Dardanelle, AR died Thursday, August 13, 1998 at St. Edward's Mercy Medical Center in Ft. Smith, AR. She was born May 8, 1916 in Delaware to the late T. A. and Mary Johnson Farnam. She was a member of the New Liberty Free Will Baptist Church, VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post 31412 in Dardanelle and was retired from Morton's Frozen Foods and the Sr. Companion Program.
She was preceded in death by a son, J. T. "Teter" Robinson; two daughters, Patsy Robinson and Betty Robinson; a brother, Orval Farnam and a sister, Vestal Vassaur.
She is survived by Clyde Robinson of Delaware; two sons and daughter-in-law, Carlton and Elwanda Robinson and Gilbert Robinson all of Delaware; two daughters and son-in-law, Margaret and Joe Via and Shirley Whittington all of Dardanelle, AR; a brother, Calvin Farnam of Delaware; four sisters, Gracie Harrison of Little Rock, AR, Marie Raney and Irene Nelson both of Corona, CA and Wanda Saunders of Florida; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; several nephews, nieces and a host of friends.
Service was August 16, 1998 at the First Baptist Church in Delaware with Rev. David jay and Rev. Wiley Jones officiating. Interment was in Graves Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were, grandsons Kevin Denney, Jason Denney, Jeff Robinson, Gary Robinson, Marty Robinson and Paul Tippit. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 19, 1998)
Sandra Robinson, age 57, a resident of Lamar, AR died Monday, February 21, 2000 at Baptist Medical Center at Little Rock, AR. She was born on September 16, 1942 at Knoxville, AR to John and Margaret Higgs McCarley. She married Shelby Robinson on May 30, 1963 at Lamar, AR. She was a cattle and turkey farmer and a member of the Lamar Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by, her father, grandparents, Will and Ossie McCarley, Zena and Agnes Higgs and father-in-law, Opal Robinson.
Survivors are, her husband, Shelby Robinson of Lamar; a son and daughter-in-law, Brent and Jaleen Robinson of Lamar, AR; a daughter, Shelly Robinson of Topeka, KS; three grandchildren, Brittney, Shelby Lynne and Caleb Robinson all or Lamar, AR; three sisters, Barbara Watson, Gail Nichols and Elaine Leeds all of Lamar, AR; four brothers, Billy, Randy, Rickey and Michael McCarley all of Lamar, AR; her mother, Margaret McCarley of Lamar, AR; her mother-in-law, Vida Robinson of Russellville, AR; 17 nieces, 17 nephews and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral service was February 24, 2000 at Lamar Baptist Church officiated by Rev. Mike Fowler and assisted by Rev. Nelson Wilhelm. Burial was at Knoxville Cemetery at Knoxville, AR under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. Memorials may be made to Lamar Baptist Church Building Fund, Hwy. 64, Lamar, AR 72846 and Gideons International, PO Box 1604 Russellville, AR 72811. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 1, 2000)
Thomas Jefferson Robinson, age 82, a retired lumberman of Ola, died Saturday at his home. Mr. Robinson was a native of Magnolia and was a Methodist.
Survivors include two sons, C. J. and Tom Robinson of Ola; one daughter, Mrs. H. C. Cobb of Ola; one brother, Clyde Robinson of Alabama; two sisters, Mrs. R. L. Gates and Mrs. Sam Keeton of California and five grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas - Originally published on Thursday, August 9, 1956)
Toney Robinson, was born in Gravelly, Arkansas on February 11th, 1919 to his parents Laura Elizabeth and Frank Robinson. He came to be with his Savior on Sunday, February 19th, 2012 in Scottsdale, Arizona. When he was a young man, he joined the navy and it was decided that he could best help in the war effort by aiding in the production of food and serving as a cowboy on a ranch in Oklahoma. After this, he moved to Albuquerque New Mexico, where he learned his trade, glazing. He then moved to Tucson, Arizona where he opened a shop called American Paint & Glass. It was there that he met the love of his life, Shirley, and he also fell in love with Arizona, because of its great opportunities for hunting and enjoying the outdoors. He eventually moved into the Phoenix area and opened a Glass Shop in Scottsdale, named Acme Scottsdale Glass.
Along with his wife of 55 years, Shirley, he is survived by his 3 sons, Toney Jr, Kevin, and Keith and his 3 daughters Barbara, Donna, and Michelle. He is also survived by 14 grandchildren, and 10 great grandchildren, along with another one on the way. His memorial services will be held on Friday the 24th of February at Phoenix Christian Assembly, 2030 N 36th street, Phoenix, AZ, beginning at 7:00 in the evening. www.greenwoodmemorylawn.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Arizona Republic Newspaper, Phoenix, Arizona, Obituary was published on Feb 22, 2012)
Vossie Marie Robinson, age 80, of Danville, AR died Saturday, November 18, 2000 at the Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock, AR. She was born in Waveland, AR on August 4, 1920, daughter of the late James Britton and Mary Frances Self Wehunt. She was a member of the Danville First Baptist Church and retired Yell County Hospital employee.
She was preceded in death by, her husband, Thomas Dewey Robinson; a daughter, Delena Sue Knight; a brother, Herman Wehunt and a sister, Estella Roberson.
She is survived by, a son and daughter-in-law, Harold and Patsy Robinson; a daughter and son-in-law, Hellen and Loyd Maughn; a brother, Vernon Wehunt all of Danville, AR; a son-in-law, Sam Knight of Dardanelle, AR; five grandchildren, Christy Papasan, Mark Maughn both of Danville, Buddy Maughn of Belleville, Scott Robinson and Randy Jill Williamson both of Russellville, AR and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was November 21, 2000 at the First Baptist Church in Danville with Rev. Hulon Wiser. Burial was in the Earl Ladd Cemetery. Pallbearers were her grandsons, Buddy, Mark and Anthony Maughn, Tommy, Brett, Matt and Drew Papasan, Dusty Catlett, David Cupp and Justin Williamson. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 22, 2000)
Ed Robison, age 77, of Ozark, AR, formerly of Danville, AR, died Friday, January 19, 2007 at Ozark. He was born March 16, 1929 in Talihina, OK to the late Hobert and Linda Cherry Robison. He was involved with the timber industry until his retirement.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Jack, Jessie Lee and Earnest and wife Eloshia Keener Robison.
He is survived by his wife Hazel Robison; a daughter Debbie Case of Ozark, AR; a son and daughter-in-law, Randy and Diane Robison of St. Vincent, AR; a brother and sister-in-law, Gene and Melba Robison of Danville, AR; two half brothers, Ray Robison of Lake Isabelle, CA and Hobert "Buddy" Robison of Ozark, AR; two half sisters, Louise Valvano of Mill City, OR and Betty Gregory of Ft. Smith, AR; 10 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren and four step children.
Funeral service was January 22, 2007 at the Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Burial was in Mt. George Cemetery. Arrangements by Roller Funeral Home of Paris. Pallbearers were James Orr, Kenny Dorrough, Leon Rogers, Ronnie Hutchins, Richard Robison, Eddie Robison and Peter Alcanter. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, January 24, 2007)
Edward E. "Gene" Robison age 89 of Danville passed away Friday, May 2, 2014 at Chambers Memorial Hospital. He was born February 14, 1925 in Danville, Arkansas to the late Hobert & Linda Cherry Robison. He was retired from Wayne Farms and attended the Centerville Assembly of God Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Dorothy Robison; brothers, Ernest, J.L. and Ed Robison.
Survivors include his wife Melba Robison of 19 years; step-daughters Linda Martin & husband Eddie of Pottsville; Betty Domerese and husband Wayne of Danville; Jean Maddon of Danville; 6 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; brothers Ray Robison of Russellville; Buddy Robison of Ozark; sisters Louise Valveno of Ozark; Betty Gregory of Ft. Smith.
Funeral service was held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 4, 2014 at Centerville Assembly of God Church with Bro. Jeremy Bull officiating. Burial will be at Bowden Cemetery on Crow Mountain. Visitation will be 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Pallbearers include Randy Robison, Richard Robison, Jason Robison, Matthew Robison, Eddie Dean Robison and William Smith. 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 May 7, 2014)
Jessie Lee Robison, age 71, of Lone Pine Community died Thursday, December 31, 1998 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center in Russellville, AR. He was born January 15, 1927 in the Lone Pine Community to the late Holbert and Linda Cherry Robison. He was a logger.
He was preceded in death by a son, Jack Robison, a daughter, Nancy McCurry and two brothers, Jack and Earnest Robison.
Survivors include three sons, Eddie Robison of Lone Pine, Leon Robison of Oklahoma City, OK and Johnny Robison of San Angelo, TX; a daughter, Linda Edwards of Danville; two brothers, Ed Robison of Paris, AR. and Gene Robison of Lone Pine; eight grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Services was Sunday at the Cornwell Chapel in Danville with the Rev. Bill Storts officiating. Interment was in the Chickalah Mountain Cemetery. Pallbearers were Charlie Farrow, Sam Hale, Richard Robison, Henri Keener, Troy Keener, Dale Ray Ball and Sam Shaffer. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, January 6, 1999)
Paul Junior Robison, age 62 of Ola, died Tuesday, November 6, 2007 at Baptist Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born November 1, 1945, in Belleville, AR to the late James Harvey and Claudia Chappell Robison.
He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Doyle Lee Robison; granddaughter, Christy Laughlin; brothers, Roy Robison and Vernon Robison; and sister, Nora Bell Kiersey.
Survivors include son and daughter-in-law, Tony Lee and Susie Robison of Subiaco; daughters and sons-in-law, Cindy and Wayne Brothers of Ola, Misty and Paul Poynor of Ola, Ginger and William Willcutt of Ola, Paula and Joey Case of Corley, Susie and Steve Bales of Ola, Lisa King of Gary, IN; his woman, Ann Robison of Ola; sisters, Lola Corley of Belleville, Ruby Harris of Paris; 24 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; several nephews and nieces. Visitation was Saturday, November 10, 2007. Cremation Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home in Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 14, 2007)
Ray R. Robison, age 76 of Casa, died Tuesday, August 8, 2006 at Chambers Memorial Hospital. Mr. Robison was born November 21, 1929 at Cardon Bottom to the late Claude and Essie Barkwell Robison. He was a 32 Degree Mason, Casa Lodge 537, a member of the Free Will Baptist Church, Ola Eastern Star 247 and Shriners.
He is preceded in death by his parents; a son, Charles (Chub Robison; brothers, O'Neal and Sonny Robison; and a sister, Faye Robison.
Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Aline Nail Robison of Casa; son, Rickey Robison of Casa; daughters, Beverly Moore of Casa, Peggy Bellinger Speer of Perryville; brother, Don Robison of Casa; sister Doris Wagnor of Casa; ten grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; many nephews, nieces and a host of lifelong friends.
Graveside services were held Wednesday, August 9, 2006 at Fitch Cemetery in Casa with Rev. Denver Robison and Bro. Bobby Alexander officiating. Pallbearers include Chris Bellinger, Bryen Robison, Rusty Robison, Russell Mashburn, Dale Miller, and George Teel. Honorary pallbearers were Masonic Lodge 537, Ola Eastern Star 386, Ralph Rowe, Heath Robison, Greg Robison, and Luther Hance. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, August 16, 2006)
BELLEVILLE Vernon Robison, age 44, of Belleville died Monday, October 14, 1985, at St. Edward's Hospital at Fort Smith. He was the son of the late James Harvey and Claudia Chapel Robison.
Survivors include three sons, Vernon Ray Robison of Centerville, and Jessie Wayne and Jerry Don Robison of the home; two daughters, Patricia Ann and Sandra Marie Robison of the home; two brothers, James Leroy Robison of Belleville and Paul Robison of Paris, and three sisters, Lola Corley of Havana, Nora Bell Chronister of Danville and Ruby Callahan of Paris.
Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Thursday at First Baptist Church. Burial will be in Havana Cemetery by Dixon Funeral Home of Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1985)
Mr. Willard "Bill" Robison, age 68, of Dardanelle, AR died Tuesday, January 6, 1998 at Little Rock, He was the son of the late William E. and Ellen Parker Robison. He was a retired mill worker and a member of the First Pentecostal Church of God in Dardanelle.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Robison of the home; two sons, Willard Robison, Jr. of Morgan City, LA and Robert Robison of Missouri; four step-sons, Roscoe and Robert Scarbrough of Modesto, CA, John Woodard of Ceres, CA and Bill Woodard of Salida, CA; three step-daughters, Doris Clemmons and Vinita Spears of Dardanelle and Rebecca Silva of Modesto, CA; two brothers, Burl E. Robison of Bell Gardens, CA and Eugene L. Robison of San Antonio, TX; 24 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Evelyn Williams and Zella Robison and one brother, Thomas F. Robison.
Services were held January 8, 1998 at the First Pentecostal Church of God in Dardanelle with the Rev. Charles Bradley officiating. Burial was in the Brearley Cemetery at Dardanelle. In lieu of flowers the family wishes memorials be made to the First Pentecostal Church of God of Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, January 14, 1998)
Jimmy Isaiah Robles, age 3, of Ola, AR died Wednesday, September 8, 1999 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville, AR. He was born May 1, 1996 in Modesto, CA.
He is survived by his parents, Antonio D. Zamora or Modesto, Ca and Irma M. Robles of Turlock, CA; grandparents, Lorenzo Robles of Tijuana, B. C. Mexico, Irma Rodrigues of Danville, AR; two uncles, Juan J. Robles of Modesto, CA and Jess Rodriguez of Hollister, CA; four aunts, Magaly Robles and Perika Rodriguez both of Modesto, CA, Aidee Robles of Ola, AR and Norma R. Garza of Danville, AR.
Graveside service will be today, Wednesday, September 15, 1 999 at Sandlin Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, September 15, 1999)
William "Bill" Robnett, age 74, of Thornburg died Saturday, May 17, 2008 at St. Anthony's Hospital in Morrilton. Born May 10, 1934 in Kusa, Oklahoma, he was the son of the late Joe Robnett and Mildred Bowedler Lively. He was a foreman for the Rock Island Railroad.
He was preceded in death by his parents, stepfather, Otis Lively; sister, Catherine Kline; mother of his daughter, Lyn Robnett.
Survivors include two daughters and son-in-law, Jo and Lance Smith of Collinsville, Texas, Ashley Robnett and her mother, Sandra Goforth of Thornburg; two brothers, Dan Bowdler of Thornburg, Andrew Robnett of Morrilton; and four grandchildren.
Graveside services were May 20, at the Thornburg Baptist Church Cemetery. Arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 21, 2008)
Mary E. Rochelle, 85, of Benton passed away January 12, 2012. She was born December 17, 1926 in Granville, Oklahoma to the late Nonnie and Marshall Emerson.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Boyd L. Rochelle.
She is survived by her daughter, Marsha Grant and husband Bud of Benton; her son Bob Rochelle and his wife Teresa, of Plainview, Arkansas; her grandson B. J. Grant, of Benton and her granddaughter Mandy Tropf and husband Shane, of Little Rock. No services are planned per Mom's wishes. Our famiIy would like to thank everyone at Heartland Rehab and Care Center of Benton and Saline Memorial Hospice of Bryant for the loving are they gave Mom these last few Months.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Saline Memorial Hospice or to Alzheimer s Arkansas, 10411 W. Markham St. Little Rock, Arkansas. Cremation arrangements through Ashby Funeral Home in Benton. Online guest book at www.ashbyfuneralhome.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jan 18, 2012)
William J. Rochelle, age 34, died August 20, 1986 in Fresno, CA. He was a florist for 5 years with Tower District Florist.
Survivors include a brother, Bob Rochell of Lamesa, TX; a sister, Barbara Nye of Pell City, AL; three uncles, Jack Stephens and Bill Stephens of Lamesa, TX and L. T. Stephens of Washington; an aunt, Loretta Stephens of Lamesa, TX; a long time friend, Bryan Peterson of Fresno, California; eight nieces and two nephews.
Graveside services were held at Fresno Memorial Gardens under direction of Lisle Funeral Home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 8/20/1986)
Carol Ann Rodgers, 70, of Russellville passed away Friday, March 7, 2014 in Russellville. She was raised by A.C. and Lenora Titsworth [and] was born January 19, 1944 in Pulaski County. She attended the Free Will Baptist Church in Greenbrier. She enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchild.
She was preceded in death by step-son, Gregory Rodgers; two brothers, Key Chandler and Rick Chandler; her uncle, A.C.
Titsworth; Survivors include her husband of 34 years, Buddy Rodgers; daughter, Shelia Welling of Russellville; Tonia Kitchens and husband, Steven of Russellville, and Tara Hartwick and husband, Tony of Greenbrier; two step-children, Stephanie Barnett of Russellville and Stacey Rodgers of London, England; nine grandchildren; one great grandchild; sister, Susie of Benton; and numerous extended family.
Memorial service was held at 2 PM, Monday, March 10, 2014 at Birta Cemetery in Birta. Visitation was from 6-8 on Sunday at the funeral home. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. 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 Mar 12, 2014)
Charles W. Rodgers, age 65, a resident of Little, Rock, AR, formerly of Ola, AR, died Wednesday, April 15, 1998 at St. Vincent's Infirmary at Little Rock, AR. He was born on September 5, 1932 at Birta, AR to Floyd and Lyda George Rodgers. He married Carolyn Frost on November 23, 1966 at Little Rock, AR. He was a retired Laundry Supervisor with St. Vincent's Infirmary. He was a United States Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Western Hills Neighborhood Association and a member of the Antioch Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Rodgers, Little Rock, AR; two sisters, Reba Benefield and Greta Sherman both of Ola, AR; a nephew, Mike Flood of Birta, AR and two nieces, Jan Leach of Birta, AR and Carol Ann McKnight of Oppelo, AR.
Graveside service was April 17, 1998 at the Birta Cemetery officiated by Rev. Bob Slagley. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 22, 1998)
Dewey Rodgers, 84, of Warren, formerly of Plainview, died at his home Wednesday, August 6, 1986. He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church and a retired employee of Potlatch Corp.
Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Theo Patterson Rodgers; a son, Dewey Rodgers, Jr. of Vicksburg, MS; a daughter, Mrs. Patty Cameron of Warren; a brother, Clyde Rodgers of Paris; six grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Funeral services were at Frazers Funeral Home and burial was in Oakland Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 8/6/1986)
Gregory Bryce "Buck" Rodgers of Pearcy, AR passed away at home on February 1, 2012. He was born on April 29, 1959 in Wichita, KS and raised in Ola, AR. Greg retired after working as a Senior Systems Analyst at Advanced Micro Devices in Austin, TX for 20 years. He moved with his wife and children back to Arkansas in 2009 after living 27 years in Austin, to be closer to their families. He was a devoted husband, loving father and good friend to many. He will be deeply missed by all who knew him. He is proceeded in death by his mom, Iris Gale Williams and grandparents Clarice Bly Keys, Thomas Howard Bly, Mary Ann Rodgers and Ted Rodgers.
He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Anita Walsh Rodgers; his children, Stormee Williams and Adam Watson; his father, Buddy Rodgers, his stepmother, Carol; his stepfather, O.J. Williams; his sisters, Stacey Rodgers and Stephanie Rodgers and many nieces and nephews. A reception will be 2:00 p.m.
Thursday at Caruth-Hale Funeral Home. Service will follow at 3:00 p.m.. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the family to help with expenses. Guests may register at www.caruth-hale.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Feb 8, 2012)
Mrs. Lyda Mae Rodgers, age 83, of Birta died Tuesday, December 2, 1986 at the Dardanelle Nursing Home. She was the widow of Floyd Rodgers and daughter of the late A. K. and Nancy Sullivan George. She was a member of the Birta Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Charles Rodgers of Little Rock; two daughters, Mrs. Reba Benefield of Birta and Greta Sherman of Ola; four brothers, Frank George of Dardanelle, Hayden George of Ola, and Rufus and Marlin George, both of Birta; four sisters, Mary Anna Rodgers, Hattie Holbrook and Modean Kimzey, all of Ola, and Berdell Ellison of Birta, three grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Thursday in the Birta Missionary Baptist Church by the Rev. Jon Holbrook. Burial will be at Birta Cemetery by Humphrey Funeral Service of Ola. Active pallbearers will be Dale and Don McCoy, Charles Benefield, Johnny Young, Bob Underwood and Frankie George. The family will receive from 7 to 8:30 tonight at the home in Ola. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1986)
Mary Ann Rodgers, 103, of Ola, AR, went to be with the Lord on Friday, June 3, 2011 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville, AR. The daughter of Aaron and Nancy Elizabeth Sullivan George, she was born November 17, 1907 in Chickalah, AR. Mary was a homemaker and a charter member of the Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church of Birta. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years Ira Edwin Rodgers; son, Edwin Carroll Rodgers; daughter, Jaunell Neuhart. Left to cherish her memory are son Buddy Rodgers & wife Carol Ann of Russellville; 13 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; 29 great great grandchildren; 3 great great great grandchildren and many loving nieces, nephews and family members.
Funeral was June 7, 2011 at Birta Missionary Baptist Church with Jon Holbrook officiating. Burial was at Birta Cemetery in Birta, AR. 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 Jun 08, 2011)
Oneidia Rogers, 99, of Booneville, Arkansas, passed away Tuesday, May 31, 2011 in Booneville, Arkansas. She was born November 26, 1911 in the Moore's Chapel community near Waveland, Arkansas to G.W. and Nannie Pearl (Toney) Capps. She was a mother, housewife and farmer. She was a member of the Cedar Creek Assembly of God Church. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, and flowers.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Willie "Bud" Martin Rogers; two sons, Orval Gene Rogers, and Kenneth Lee Rogers; four grandchildren, Skeet Rogers, Danny Joe Miller, Susan Gail Orr, and Donnie Ray Pruitt; two sons-in-law, Billy and Jimmy Mills; one daughter-in- law Ann Rogers.
She is survived by five daughters, Christine Miller and husband James of Havana, Arkansas, Eululia Joyce Mills of Fort Smith, Arkansas; Willa Dean Mills of Booneville, Arkansas, Nell Pruett and husband Lloyd of Russellville, Arkansas, and Patsy Taylor and husband Sherman of Booneville, Arkansas; two sons, Don Rogers and wife Sandra Jean of Booneville, Arkansas and Billy Rogers and wife Janice of Greenwood, Arkansas; four sisters, Louise Cleveland of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Ruth Aulman of Modesto, California, Demetra Murray of Freemont, California, and Janelle Peeler of Fresno, California; one daughter-in-law, Anna Marie Rogers of Kansas City, Missouri; twenty four grandchildren and forty four great grandchildren and twenty four great great grandchildren.
Graveside service was June 3, 2011 at Moore's Chapel Cemetery near Wave land, Arkansas, under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jun 08, 2011)
Ruby Lee Rodgers, age 85, of Ola, died Friday, July 22, 2005 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville. She was born May 20, 1920 in Ozark, AR to the late Arch Waldo, Sr. and the late Sallie Nordin Waldo.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three husbands, Ellis Ketcherside, Armon Wade and Fred Rodgers two daughters, Caralee Ketcherside and Linda Ketcherside, one brother, Arch Waldo, Jr. and one sister, Jackie Robertson.
Survivors are one son, Charles Ketcherside and wife Evelyn of Ola two daughters, Shirley Lynch and husband Charles of Ola and Anna Noe and husband Randy of Plainview 12 grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Birta with Bro. Ron Whittle and Bro. Bobby Moore officiating. Burial was held in Birta Cemetery. Grandsons were pallbearers. Arrangements by Bishop-Griffin Funeral Home, Greenbrier, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 27, 2005)
Jesse Rodriguez, age 71 of Russellville, departed this life Tuesday, October 19 2011, at Baptist Health Center in Little Rock. He was born October 15, 1940 in Arizona to Mauricio and Maria Rodriguez. He was of the Catholic faith and enjoyed mechanic work, his loving family, and his beautiful grandkids.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Mike and Brto Rodriguez: and two sisters, Della Martinez and Helen Suniga.
Survivors include his wife Alice, three sons, Jesse and his wife Sylvia, of Dardanelle, Richard and his wife Lisa, of Arizona, and Jason and his fiance, Jolene, of Russellville; three daughters, Veronica Rodriguez, Rita and husband William Weston of Atkins, Christina Rodriguez and fiance, Bruce of Dover; two brothers, Tommy and Luciano Rodriguez both of Arizona; two sisters Clara Rodriguez and Juven Valdez both of Arizona; 14 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 2 PM, Saturday, October 23, 2011 in Shiloh Cemetery north of Atkins officiated by Bro. Jamie Burris, under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home of Russellville. Serving as pallbearers will be James Henderson, Robert Weston, Bruce Walters, Justin Rodriguez, William Weston and Randy Patrick. Visitation will be Friday evening 6 to 8 at the funeral home. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,His obituary was published 26 Oct 2011, On-Line at www.broussardfuneral.com. )
Jesse Rodriguez, 71, of Russellville, died October 19, 2011. He was born October 15, 1940 in Arizona to Mauricio and Maria Rodriguez.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and two sisters.
Survivors include his wife, Alice; three sons, Jesse, Richard and Jason; three daughters; two brothers; two sisters; 14 grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
A graveside service was held Saturday, October 23, 2011 in Shiloh Cemetery north of Atkins officiated by Bro. Jamie Burris, under the direction of Broussard Funeral Home of Russellville. The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.broussardfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Oct 26, 2011)
Joel Jesus Rodriguez, age 6 months old of Havana, died Monday, February 11, 2008 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville. He was born August 8, 2007 at Santa Barbara, CA to Luis and Valerie Merado Rodriguez, Jr.
Survivors include his parents; grandparents, Jesus Zores and Irma Espinoza of Havana, Luis Rodriguez of California, and Rosalinda Mercado of California.
Memorial service was Friday, February 15, 2008, at St. Andrews Catholic Church in Danville with Father Neal Pezzulo officiating. Cremation arrangement by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 20, 2008)
Elias G. Rodriguiz, age 51, died suddenly in Alamo, Texas of a stroke on February 5, 2003.
A memorial fund to purchase a memorial headstone to be placed at Carolan Cemetery on Hwy 23 Booneville, AR has been set up at Chambers Bank Acct. #1387-156429-9 and First Western Bank in Booneville Acct. #1942663110. Flowers and food for the family here can be sent to 141 E. Ivy, Booneville, Arkansas. All your prayers and telephone calls are appreciated. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 12, 2003)
Ervin C. Roe went to heaven with his Savior on Friday, February 17, 2012. He was born in Vici, Oklahoma to Rev. E. P. and Willie Mary Roe. He was a WWII Navy Veteran on the Aircraft Carrier Lunga Point. He later retired from Tinker Field AFB and Mike Bryan Office Supply. Ervin was an active member of First Baptist Church, Bethany and began a Tape Ministry also participating in Meals on Wheels.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his four brothers.
He is survived by his wife, Betty; his son, Larry Roe and wife, Debbie; son, Steve Roe; daughter, Jeanette Bechtol and husband, Greg; his grandson, Ryan Roe, wife, Ashley, and their children, Cooper and Parker Roe; his grandson, Scott Roe, wife, Kristin and their children, Rylee and Jake Roe; his granddaughter, Jennifer Jewell, husband, Derek with their children, Hallie and Jack Jewell; his grandson, Jared Bechtol and wife, Katie; nephew, David Fisher, wife, Mary; great nephew, David B. Fisher, wife, Shara and great great nieces, Ally and Ella; great nephew, Chris Fisher; great niece, Tamara Morris; great niece, Teresa Ausborn; great great nieces, Alex and Katie Ausborn.
Service was held at First Baptist Church, Bethany on Tuesday, February 21, 2012 with interment at Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Wheatland, Oklahoma. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, Bethany (Building Fund). To share a memory or condolence, visit www.mercer-adams.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Feb 22, 2012)
Preston Calhoun Roe was born in 1871 and died at the home of his son, Orval, near Greenwood on September 11, 1959. He was formerly of New Bethel and was a member of the Missionary Baptist Church.
He is survived by four sons, Jeff of Tulance, Calif. Tilton and Sydney of San Fernando, Calif. and Orval of Greenwood; one sister, Nora Roe Gossett of Plainview; nine grandchildren and several great grandchildren. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas; Originally published on Thursday, October 1, 1959)
Henry F.C. Roetter, aged 90 of Belleville died Monday. He was a retired employee of Allied Van Lines, a member of St. John's Lutheran Church and a veteran of World War I.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Ada Wilkerson Roetter; a son, Walt Roetter of Russellville; a daughter, Mrs. Mary Johnson of Indiana; two brothers, William and Henry Roetter of Kansas; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at St. John's Lutheran Church. Burial was at Russell Cemetery at Bellville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Jun 1965)
Alfred E. Rogers, age 73, passed away in his home June 26, after a short illness. He was born in the Liberty community on Huckleberry Mtn. and spent his entire life in Logan and Yell counties. He was a farmer, engaged in beef cattle and the broiler business.
Survivors include his widow, Versia Henson Rogers; four sons, Carl of the Liberty community, Arlton of Havana, Osby of the home, Major J. W. of the Air Force, Oklahoma City; three grandchildren, Mabel Faye, Anna Jean and Carl Dean; three sisters. Mrs. Eva Gray of Havana, Mrs. Susie Miller of Havana, Mrs. Amie McCauley of Brinkley; and several nieces and nephews. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, YELL COUNTY RECORD, 50 Yrs Ago, Danville, Arkansas; Originally published on Thursday, June 30, 1960)
Allegene Loetta Rogers, 84, of Duncan, Okla. died on Wednesday, December 15, 2010, at Wilkins Nursing Center in Duncan.
Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, December 18th at Duncan Cemetery with her son, Eddie Rogers officiating. Burial is under the direction of the Don Grantham Funeral Home. She was born December 25, 1925 in Duncan, the daughter of L.D. Underwood and Lora (Crenshaw) Underwood. She married Edward Thomas Rogers on February 20, 1960.
He preceded her in death on May 5, 2002. Allegene enjoyed her time in the Rebekah Lodge and was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She retired from nursing to raise a family.
Survivors include a son, Eddie Rogers of Duncan, a brother, Grady Underwood of Duncan, three grandchildren: Jim, Rob and Katrina and one great grandchild, Michael. Allegene was also preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Utah Underwood. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Her obituary was published in Dec 2010 in Oklahoma. )
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