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Ragsdale, Orra Person

Orra Person Ragsdale, 92, of Dardanelle died Saturday, December 30, 2006 at the Dardanelle Nursing and Rehab Center. Born July 12, 1914 in Clinton, AR, daughter of the late John and Bertha Armour Person, she was a retired teacher and director and teacher of the Dardanelle Child Development Center and she worked at the Dardanelle Nursing Center. She was a past Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star N. 589 and a member of the Ladies Auxiliary.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Hollis Ragsdale; son, Larry Ragsdale; three brothers, James, Clarence and Raymond Person; sister, Lola Breashears and Johnnie Ferris.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Diana and Jimmy Ellis of Dardanelle; sister-in-law, Ola Deane Ragsdale of Dardanelle; sister, Lucille Tucker of Fayetteville; three granddaughters and their husbands, Cindy and Mitchell Whitehouse of Prairie Grove, Susan and David Sisson, Sr. and Brandi Gillespie of Danville; six great-grandchildren and numerous other family and friends.

Funeral services will be held today Wednesday, January 3, 2007, 10:00 a. m. at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Pastor Kelly Pearson and Rev. Tom McElmurry officiating. Interment will be at Brearley Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. Memorials may be sent to the Dardanelle First Presbyterian Church, 200 North 2 n d Street, in memory of Larry Ragsdale. Pallbearers Randy Ellis, Charlie Ellis, Mitchell Whitehouse, David Sisson, Sr. Mitchell Emberson, Chris Mans. Honorary Pallbearers: Jerry Cross, Jerry Ragsdale and Dr. Thomas Wesley. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, January 3, 2007)


Ragsdale, Paula (Byrom)

Paula Vaughn Ragsdale, age 61, of Dardanelle died Wednesday, November 7 at Dardanelle Hospital. She was born October 4, 1940, at Harrison, AR. She was the daughter of the late James Paul and Golda Mae Campbell Byrom. She was a retired administrative assistant at Arkansas Tech University and a Baptist.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Jana and Carter Malone of Little Rock and Tracie and Steve Hefner of Russellville; and two grandchildren, Amber and Kaylee Hefner.

Funeral was at 2 p.m. Sunday, November 11 at Christeson Funeral Home at Harrison by the Rev. Raymond Edwards. Burial was in Elmwood Cemetery by Christeson Funeral Service. Pallbearers include Steve Hefner, Carter Malone, Danny Moorehouse, Gene Moorehouse, Bill Campbell and Bob Campbell. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,The Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Nov 14, 2001)

Ragsdale, Paula Vaughn

Paula Vaughn Ragsdale, age 61, of Dardanelle died Wednesday, November 7, 2001 at Dardanelle Hospital. She was born October 4, 1940, at Harrison, AR. She was the daughter of the late James Paul and Golda Mae Campbell Byrom. She was a retired administrative assistant at Arkansas Tech University and a Baptist.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Jana and Carter Malone of Little Rock and Tracie and Steve Hefner of Russellville; and two grandchildren, Amber and Kay lee Hefner.

Funeral was at 2 p. m. Sunday, November 11 at Christeson Funeral Home at Harrison by the Rev. Raymond Edwards. Burial was in Elmwood Cemetery by Christeson Funeral Service. Pallbearers include Steve Hefner, Carter Malone, Danny Moorehouse, Gene Moorehouse, Bill Campbell and Bob Campbell. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 14, 2001)


Rainey, Alton

Mr. and Mrs. O. O. Rainey of Casa have been advised that their son, Alton Rainey, was killed in action while fighting with U.S. forces on the front line in Korea, October 22. Young Rainey graduated from Casa High School with the class of 1946.

Besides his parents, he is survived by three brothers, J. W. and Odell Rainey, Casa and another in Texas; two grand mothers, RSL. Raney, Pine Bluff and Mrs. Eldora Tucker, Casa. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Nov. 15, 1951)

Rainey, Ann

Ann Rainey, age 52, of Casa, AR died Thursday, November 29, 2001 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville, AR. She was born July 20, 1949 in Pine Bluff, AR, the daughter of the late Grover and Arlie Holmes Alexander. She worked 24 years at Mather Lodge on Petit Jean as a cook and was a member of Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two infant brothers.

Survivors include her husband, Johnny Rainey; a brother, Bobby Alexander; four sisters, Rosie Surrett, Sally Morris, Beverly Wagner and Joyce Alexander all of Casa; her mother-in-law, Esther Rainey of Casa; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Vicky & Phillip Ward of Casa; seven nephews; 6 nieces and 15 great nephews and nieces.

Funeral service was December 1 at the Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle with Rev. Bobby Alexander and Rev. Tom Morris officiating. Interment was in Casa Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 5, 2001)


Rainey, Esther

Esther Rainey, age 80, of Casa, AR died Monday, November 23, 2009.

Funeral service will be today, Wednesday, November 25 at 2 p. m. at the Casa Assembly of God Church. Burial will be at Casa Cemetery. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. See complete obit next issue. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 25, 2009)


Rainey, Esther Marie

Esther Marie Rainey, age 80, of Casa, AR died Monday, November 23, 2009 at her home. She was born September 13, 1929 at Casa to the late Norman and Goldia George Hill.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, J. W. Rainey; brothers, Walter and Chester Hill and a sister, Juanita Hill.

Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Johnny and Janice Rainey of Casa; a daughter and son-in-law, Vicky and Philip Ward of Casa, AR; three brothers, Winton Hill of Casa, Cecil Hill of El Reno, OK and Billy Hill of Houston, AR; a sister, Marjorie Ellison of Ola; three grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Funeral service was November 25, 2009 at Casa Assembly of God Church with Gene Tanner and Bobby Wells officiating. Burial was in Casa Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, December 9, 2009)


Rainey, Glenn E.

Glenn E. Rainey, age 92 of Knoxville died Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at Saint Mary's Regional Medical Center. He was the oldest of 8 children to Mr. and Mrs. Ernest and Ruth Rainey born in Sikeston, Missouri. He worked in CC's at a young age, went on to the Navy and served in World War II.

He is preceded in death by his brothers, Harold & Jeff Rainey; sisters, Mae Campbell, Ruth Shimmels and Maxine Guist.

He is survived by his youngest brother, Erwin Rainey of Ola, Charline Schooles of Centerville and Imogene West of Russellville. He and Laura Rainey had 7 children. Fred Rainey preceded him in death and leaves his daughter Betty Spears, James Rainey, Glinda Siber, Linda Akins, Sue Bryan and Robert Rainey; 19 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; 5 great great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were June 25, 2010, at the First Baptist Church in Knoxville. Burial was in Knoxville Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 30, 2010)


Rainey, J. W. "Jake"

J. W. "Jake" Rainey, age 74, of Casa, AR died Tuesday, May 5, 1998, at St. Vincent Infirmary Medical Center in Little Rock. He was born in Casa, and was a son of the late Oscar Othel Rainey. He was a former employee of Arkansas Kraft, and was a veteran of the United States Army. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Alton Rainey.

Survivors include his wife, Esther Marie Rainey; a son and daughter-in-law, Johnny C. and Ann Rainey of Casa; a daughter and son-in-law, Vicky and Philip Ward of Casa; his mother, Mary Rainey of Casa; two brothers, Odell and Marvin Rainey, both of Casa; three grandchildren, Stephanie Thompson, Nicole Ward Brixey and Leslie Ward all of Casa and a great-granddaughter, Kishea Thompson of Casa.

Funeral service was May 7, 1998 at the Shinn Chapel with Rev. Thomas Morris officiating. Burial was in Casa Cemetery. Active pallbearers were Keith Brixey, John Thompson, Chris Hance, Scott Hance, Jeremy Rainey, Luther Hance, Gary Wagner and Gary Holliman. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 13, 1998)


Rainey, Marvin Marvel

Marvin Marvel Rainey, age 75 of Casa, died Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at UAMS. He was born August 3, 1934 at Casa to the late Oscar O. and Mary Francis Stover Rainey. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Casa and he was a mason. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, J. W. and Alton Rainey.

He is survived by his wife, Loretta Rainey of Casa; two daughters, Sherry Holliman of Casa and Kelli Rainey of Conway; one grandson, Jeremy Rainey and wife Tammy of Casa; one great granddaughter; Hunter Rainey of Casa; one brother, Odell Rainey of Casa and a host of nephews, nieces and friends.

Funeral services were June 4 at the First Baptist Church in Casa with Bro. Jack Bean and Phillip Young officiating, music directed by Dale Parish and piano played by Patti Baskin. Pallbearers were Billy Ray Tindall, Luther Hance, Charles Hance, Montey Woody, Roger Taylor, Mick Wagner and Joe David King. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 9, 2010)


Rainey, Odell

Odell Rainey, 88, of Casa, died Friday, May 16, 2014, at the Perry County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born August 18, 1925, in Casa, Arkansas, to Oscar Othel and Mary Francis Stover Rainey. He was a construction superintendent for Ceco Construction in Chicago, Illinois, helped build the former Sears Tower in Chicago, helped with building the campus buildings at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas, and helped build the permanent barracks at Fort Knox in Kentucky. He also helped build the Automobile Museum on Petit Jean, and his last job was helping build the dam over the Arkansas River at Dardanelle. He was a United States Army veteran, serving in the Rainbow Division, and a member of Casa Baptist Church. He was a dog trainer and trader, and raised registered Walkers.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, J. W. Rainey, Alton Rainey , who was killed while serving in the Korean War, and Marvin Rainey; and a granddaughter, Dana Ray.

Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Geneva Rainey; five daughters and three sons-in-law, Dean and Larry McGhee of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Lana and Don Robison of Casa, Kathy Hedges of Dardanelle, Chasity Rainey and Kevin Kelhart of Washington, D. C., and Tabatha Rainey of Conway; five grandchildren and their spouses, Debra Ann Mesk of Tulsa, Greg and Karen Robison and Heath and Hollie Robison, all of Casa, Brandy Lawrence and Paul Matheson of Pocola, Oklahoma, and Lacey and Steve Ashe of Casa; 16 great-grandchildren and their spouses, James and Kayla Robison, Joshua and Lisa Robison, Brett Harrison, Ashley Robison, Lane Robison, Loren Robison, Kayli Parton, Brooklyn Parton, Gaige Savage, Colton Robison, Chase Matheson, Saul Robison, Seth Robison, Brayden Koontz, Addyson Ashe and Toni Jones; and six great-great-grandchildren, Alyssa Ray, Kailee Ray, Zack Jones, Blaine Jones, Jayde Jones and Anistynn Rogers.

The funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on Monday, May 19, 2014, at the Casa Baptist Church, officiated by Evangelist Heath Robison and Pastor Ethan Robinson. Burial with military honors will be in Casa Cemetery, by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville. Active pallbearers will be Benny Faulkner, Ralph Rowe, Stanley Rowe, Bobby Townsell, Joe DeShaughan and Jackie Townsell. Honorary pallbearers will be Luther Hance, James Roland Townsell and Eddie Joe Lawrence. The family will receive friends on Sunday evening, from 5-7 p.m., at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warriors Project, Post Office Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675. The online obituary guestbook are available www.shinnfuneral.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on May 21, 2014)

Rainey, Ollie Cline

Mrs. Ollie Cline Rainey, age 78, of Casa died Monday, March 2, 1987 at a Little Rock hospital. She was a native of Atkins, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Will Cline, and a member of Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Andy Rainey of Perryville and Ed Rainey Jr. of Rison; nine daughters, Goldie Campbell of Casa, Marilyn Gilliam, Alma Dorsey and Norma Klamm of Perryville, Edna Eason of Charleston, ILL., Alice Morlyn of Flint, Mich., Marge Norman of Cabot, Martha Partridge of California and Nina Bryant of Morrilton; 24 grandchildren, and 17 great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 2 p. m. Wednesday at Welcome Home Free Will Baptist Church by the Rev. Gene Johnson. Burial will be in Aunt Dilly Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service of Dardanelle. The body will lie in state tonight at the Rainey home in Casa. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1987)


Rainey, Oma Irine

Oma Irine Rainey, age 87, of Casa, AR died Thursday, May 27, 1999 at Arkansas Heart Hospital in Little Rock, AR. She was a daughter of the late Elisha and Lizzie Morgan; she was born April 10, 1912 near Casa. She was the widow of the late Virl "Pat" Rainey and was a member of Centerville Assembly of God.

Survivors include a daughter, Elizabeth Abernathy of Casa; a granddaughter, Flora Harrington of Casa; two step-grandchildren, Debbie and Jerrold Abernathy of Ola; and three step-great-grandchildren, Amanda, Erick and Cody Abernathy all of Ola.

Funeral was Tuesday at Centerville Assembly of God with the Rev. Euel Nordin and the Rev. Dickey Young officiating. Burial was in Fitch Cemetery near Casa by Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 2, 1999)


Rainey, Otho W.

Otho W. Rainey, age 86, of Casa, AR died Monday, October 2, 2000 at the Perry County Nursing Home in Perryville, AR. He was born October 16, 1913 the son of the late Ellis Alexander and Cora Bradshaw Rainey. He was a retired farmer, a former Mason and a member of the Casa Assembly of God Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by, his wife, Estelle Rainey and a brother, Pat Rainey.

He is survived by, a son and daughter-in-law, Dariel and Charlene Rainey of Casa, AR; two brothers, Aubrey Rainey of Perry and Vinis "Shorty" Rainey of Oppelo, AR; a sister, Julie Hubbard of Ola, AR; three grandchildren, Tim and Mark Rainey both of Casa and Kim Mauldin of Conway, AR and six great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be today, Wednesday, October 4 at 10 a. m. at the Casa Assembly of God with Rev. Juanita Ragsdale and Rev. Benny Stickley officiating. Burial will be at Fitch Cemetery near Casa under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville, AR. Memorials may be made to the building fund of the Casa Assembly of God Church. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, October 4, 2000)


Rainey, Sarah (Mrs.)

Mrs. Sarah Rainey, 73, died at the home of Will Moore, Havana, March 14 at 2 a.m. and was buried in the afternoon with services at the church of the Assembly of God with services by Rev. A. N. Baum.

Burial was in the Havana cemetery. Mrs.

Rainey, who has been bedfast many years is survived by her daughter, Mrs. Chas Burcham, Havana; sisters, Mrs. Alice Sales, Corpus Christi, Texas; and Mrs. Omie Dufer, Texas; and J. T. Moore, Beunington, Oklahoma. (Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, pub. Mar 1940) ... It appears she might be recorded as 'Raney, Sarah C.' in the Yell County Cemetery listings for Havana City Cemetery. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Her obituary was published in Mar 1940 in Danville, Yell County, Arkansas. )

Rains, James "Jim"

James "Jim" Rains, age 71 of Dover, died Monday, April 30, 2007 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. He was born November 29, 1935 at Dover to the late Henry and Eulan Mathis Rains. He retired from Con Agra after 30 years of service as a machinist. He was a member of AM Vets. Post #0050 and he loved nature and the outdoors.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Eulan Rains, a brother Bill, and a sister, Barbara.

Survivors include his wife of 31 years, Pat Boone Rains of Dover; son, Scott Rains, formerly of Dover; stepson, Ken O'Neill of Ventura, CA; stepdaughter, Kayla Yerina of Dover; brother, Ronnie Rains of Dover; sisters, Mary Coffman of Dover, Gail Treat of Cedarville, AR; grandson, Elliott O'Neill of Ventura, CA; beloved granddaughter, Katy Yerina of Dover; numerous other family and friends.

Cremation arrangements were made by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, May 9, 2007)


Ramer, Cordy Aaron

Cordy Aaron Ramer Sr., age 67 of Plumerville, a retired school teacher and an employee of the state Revenue Department, died Friday at a Little Rock hospital. He was a graduate of Arkansas State Teachers College, held a Master's degree from the University of Arkansas and was a veteran of World War I. Mr. Ramer was a deacon and treasurer of the First Baptist Church at Plumerville, treasurer of the Conway-Perry County Baptist Association, a Master Mason and treasurer of Plumerville Lodge No 253.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Sue Tiner Ramer; a son, Cordy A. Ramer Jr. of Fordyce; two daughters, Mrs. Bradley Thomas of Plumerville and Mrs. Wayland Kemp of Danville; and eight grandchildren.

Funeral was held Sunday at the First Baptist Church at Plumerville. (Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, pub. Nov 1963) (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,His obituary was published in Nov 1963 in Danville, Yell County, Arkansas. )

Ramey, Bobby E.

Bobby E. Ramey, age 73, of Danville passed away Sunday May 19, 2013 at Chambers Memorial Hospital after a very brief battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born July 30, 1939 in Havana, Arkansas to the late Carl & Lena Bull Ramey. Bobby was a very successful poultry grower, raised award-winning Angus cattle, trained thorough-bred horses, and was retired from the Arkansas National Guard. He was devoted to his family, his church, and his community. He helped establish the first rodeo arena in Danville and enjoyed teaching kids about farm life. He was a member of the Danville First Baptist Church, Arkansas Angus Association and a past member of the Arkansas Thoroughbred Association, the Danville Lions Club, and the Arkansas Jaycees.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years Lina Ramey; sons & daughters-in-law, Brody & Becky Ramey of Briggsville; Bruce & Cindy Ramey of Danville; daughter, Bonita Ramey & Brian Jackson of Belleville; Stepson Aaron Wilson of Glen Arm, Maryland; brother & sister-in-law Carroll & Florene Ramey of Danville; sister & brother-in-law, Frances & Bobby Burrows of Danville; grandchildren, Raven Ramey & Caitlin Ramey of Danville; Jesse Yates of Fayetteville; Jonathan & Shelly Tidwell of Dardanelle; Shauna Tidwell of Danville; Blaine Ramey of Batesville; Christy Wilson of Glen Arm, MD; Jeffrey Wilson & Robert Wilson of Casa; great-grandchildren Brooklyn & Kayleigh Tidwell of Dardanelle; several nieces & nephews; mother-in-law Pauline Shockley Barber of Russellville; brother-in-law Brent (Tracey) Shockley of Houston, TX; sisters-in-law, Nancy (Jeff ) Holm of Grand Forks, N.D.; Hazel Leslie of Little Rock; and Janie (Joe) Jirinec of Russellville.

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 23, 2013 at the Danville First Baptist Church with Rev. Clayton Sheets, Jerry Don Ramey, Philip Gray and Tonya Stanley officiating. Burial will be at Earl Ladd Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the First Baptist Church. Pallbearers include Compy George, Johnny Baker, Tom Gray, Chad Vestal, Mark Avery, & Wayne Crawford. Honorary pallbearers include Waymon Sides' Sunday School Class. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Danville First Baptist Church. 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 22, 2013)

Ramey, Bobby E.

Bobby E. Ramey, age 73, of Danville passed away Sunday May 19, 2013 at Chambers Memorial Hospital after a very brief battle with pancreatic cancer. He was born July 30, 1939 in Havana, Arkansas to the late Carl & Lena Bull Ramey. Bobby was a very successful poultry grower, raised award-winning Angus cattle, trained thorough-bred horses, and was retired from the Arkansas National Guard. He was devoted to his family, his church, and his community. He helped establish the first rodeo arena in Danville and enjoyed teaching kids about farm life. He was a member of the Danville First Baptist Church, Arkansas Angus Association and a past member of the Arkansas Thoroughbred Association, the Danville Lions Club, and the Arkansas Jaycees.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife of 30 years Lina Ramey; sons & daughters-in-law, Brody & Becky Ramey of Briggsville; Bruce & Cindy Ramey of Danville; daughter, Bonita Ramey & Brian Jackson of Belleville; Stepson Aaron Wilson of Glen Arm, Maryland; brother & sister-in-law Carroll & Florene Ramey of Danville; sister & brother-in-law, Frances & Bobby Burrows of Danville; grandchildren, Raven Ramey & Caitlin Ramey of Danville; Jesse Yates of Fayetteville; Jonathan & Shelly Tidwell of Dardanelle; Shauna Tidwell of Danville; Blaine Ramey of Batesville; Christy Wilson of Glen Arm, MD; Jeffrey Wilson & Robert Wilson of Casa; great-grandchildren Brooklyn & Kayleigh Tidwell of Dardanelle; several nieces & nephews; mother-in-law Pauline Shockley Barber of Russellville; brother-in-law Brent (Tracey) Shockley of Houston, TX; sisters-in-law, Nancy (Jeff ) Holm of Grand Forks, N.D.; Hazel Leslie of Little Rock; and Janie (Joe) Jirinec of Russellville.

Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 23, 2013 at the Danville First Baptist Church with Rev. Clayton Sheets, Jerry Don Ramey, Philip Gray and Tonya Stanley officiating. Burial will be at Earl Ladd Cemetery. Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the First Baptist Church. Pallbearers include Compy George, Johnny Baker, Tom Gray, Chad Vestal, Mark Avery, & Wayne Crawford. Honorary pallbearers include Waymon Sides' Sunday School Class. In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to the Danville First Baptist Church. 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 22, 2013)

Ramey, Estella

Estella Ramey, age 79 of Russellville, AR died Thursday, June 3, 1999 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. She was born February 29, 1920 at Hector, AR to Arnold and Erma Williamson Patton, widow of Thurman L. Ramey and a member of the Free Will Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Odell Patton and Lionell Patton.

Survivors include two brothers, R. L. Patton of Cabot and Norman Patton of Hector; two sisters, Wanda Wisdom of Hector and Virginia Lawrence of California; several nieces and nephews.

Graveside service was Friday at Rest Haven Memorial Park by Rev. David Downum. Burial by Humphrey Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 9, 1999)


Ramey, Floyd (Doc)

Floyd (Doc) Ramey, age 71, of Russellville, AR died Thursday, January 27, 2000 at Saint Vincent Infirmary Medical Center in Little Rock, AR. He was a son of the late Ned and Ha Ramey, a retired U. S. Army Veteran and a member of Saint John's Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Ramey.

He is survived by, two daughters and son-in-law, Tanya Ramey of Russellville, AR and Vickie and Dennis Teel of Hot Springs Village, AR; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Elva and Ralph Pay and Anna M. and Bill Bryant, all of North Little Rock, AR and Willie Patton of Russellville, AR; one granddaughter, April Grogan of; Memphis, TN; a great grandson, Michael Grogan VI of Memphis, TN and several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be today, Wednesday, at Rest Haven Memorial Park with the Rev. Ernest Hardesty officiating. Arrangements by Shinn Funeral Service. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 2, 2000)


Ramey, Harold

Mr. Harold Ramey, age 80, of Danville, AR passed away Wednesday, February 12, 1997 at Mitchell Nursing Home in Danville. He was born in Havana, AR June 8, 1916 son of the late Ned and Ila Mott Ramey. He was a retired mechanic and farmer and member of the Havana Presbyterian Church.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Loeva Moudy Ramey and a brother, Carl Ramey.

Survivors include a brother, Floyd Ramey of Russellville; three sisters, Willie Patton of Russellville, Anna M. Bryant and Elva Pay both of North Little Rock; also several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service was held February 15, 1997 at the Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel in Danville with Rev. James Ragsdale officiating. Burial was in the Havana Cemetery. Pallbearers were Bobby Ramey, Bruce Ramey, Brody Ramey, Ricky Ramey, Carroll Ramey and Bobby Burrows. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville, AR. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, February 19, 1997)


Ramey, Ila (Mott) (Mrs.)

Mrs. Ila Ramey, aged 70, of Havana died in her home Sunday. She is a member of the Church of God.

Survivors include her husband, Ned Ramey; three sons, Carl Ramey and Harold Ramey of Danville and Floyd Ramey of Russellville; three daughters, Mrs. Willie Patton of Havana, Mrs. Anna Bryant of Russellville and Mrs. Elva Pay of Little Rock; her mother, Mrs. Annie Mott, of Havana; eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Funeral was Tuesday in the Havana Methodist Church. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on July 1963)

Ramey, Ila (Mott) (Mrs.)

Mrs. Ila Ramey, aged 70, of Havana died in her home Sunday. She is a member of the Church of God.

Survivors include her husband, Ned Ramey; three sons, Carl Ramey and Harold Ramey of Danville and Floyd Ramey of Russellville; three daughters, Mrs. Willie Patton of Havana, Mrs. Anna Bryant of Russellville and Mrs. Elva Pay of Little Rock; her mother, Mrs. Annie Mott, of Havana; eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Funeral was Tuesday in the Havana Methodist Church. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on July 1963)

Ramey, Jeremiah "Jay"

Jeremiah "Jay" Ramey, age 29 of Dardanelle, died Monday, March 28, 2005. He was born October 31, 1975 at Dardanelle to Thurman and Lamona Kay Stewart Ramey.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Thurman Sr. and Inis Ramey, James "Dude" and Ann Hurst and Betty Stewart.

Survivors include his parents, Thurman "Tim" and Lamona K. Ramey; brothers, Stewart Richey and daughter, Baylie Richey of Dardanelle, Clinton McVay and children, Kyler and Cade McVay of Sweetwater, TX; sister, Kylia McCurrie and husband, Carmon and their children, Jacey Neagles, Maison and Jake McCurrie, all of Russellville; grandparents, John and Nina Stewart of Dardanelle; beloved cousin, Bruce and Buffy Bowman and children, Christina, Tiffany and Ashley Bowman and Ryan Gault; aunts and uncles, Frank "Grandpa" and Linda Sapp, Dee and Mitchell Sapp of Dardanelle, Sam and Laquita Ramey, Tim and Jason Ramey, Gary and Lou Ann Smith all of Lamar; very, very special friends, Melinda, Courtney and Howard Steer and many, many friends.

Graveside service was held on March 30, 2005 at Brearley Cemetery. Pallbearers were Bozo Price, Dusty Crow, Shane Crow, Dee Sapp, Mitchell Sapp, Shane Sapp and Tim Ramey. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Dardanelle. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, April 6, 2005)


Ramey, Laquita Joyce

Laquita Joyce Ramey, age 57, of Dardanelle, AR died Wednesday, November 22, 2006 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. She was born February 22, 1949 in Dardanelle, AR to the late George and Melba Estell Adams Lott. She was a homemaker and mother and a member of the First Baptist Church in Dardanelle, AR.

Survivors include her husband of 39 years, Sam Ramey; two sons and daughters-in-law, Tim and Stephanie Ramey of Dardanelle, AR and Jason and Fay Ramey of Baton Rouge, LA; a brother and sister-in-law Charles and Peggy Lott of Dardanelle, AR; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Hazel and Phillip Latta of Atkins, AR and Shirley and Jim Heflin of Delaware, AR and three grandchildren.

Service was November 25, 2006 at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle, AR with Rev. Milton Cowling officiating. Burial was in Brearley Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Dardanelle, AR. Pallbearers were Paul Bartlett, Alfred Tucker, Roy Moudy, Danny Roy, Billy Linton and Ronnie Jones. Honorary were Dr. Dennis Berner and Dr. Thomas Kovaleski. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, November 29, 2006)


Ramey, Lena

Lena Ramey, age 90 of Danville, died Thursday, July 15, 2004 at Mitchell's Nursing Home in Danville. She was born in Alpine, Arkansas Perry County) on October 12, 1913 daughter of the late James A. and Maudie S. Black Bull. She retired after 30 years of service with Mitchell's Nursing Home, as a nurse's aide. She was an accomplished pianist, playing many years for the enjoyment of the senior citizens at the Danville Community Center. She was also a member of the Landmark Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Everett and Clyde Bull, her sister, Bertha Burrows, an infant brother, Opal Bull and an infant sister, Sue Bull.

Survivors include her children, Carrol and Florene Ramey, Bobby and Lina Ramey, Frances and Bobby Burrows, all of Danville; sister, Ruby Duggar, of Plainview; a brother, Raymond Bull, of Amarillo, Texas; nine grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter, three step grandchildren, and nine step great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held July 17, 2004 at the Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Danville with Reverend Earl Stapleton officiating. Burial was in Russell Cemetery in Belleville, Arkansas. Her grandsons served as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were the staff at Mitchell's Nursing Home. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home, Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas: Obituary was published on Wednesday, July 21, 2004)


Ramey, Mildred Eloise Barnett

Mildred Eloise Barnett Ramey, age 79, of Danville, AR passed away Monday, May 31, 2010 at Chambers Hospital. She was born August 12, 1930 in Danville to the late Jesse Lee and Vera Viola May Fowler Bice. She was a member of the Chalybeate Springs Missionary Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Loyd Barnett; daughter, Mildred Thomlinson and grandchildren, twins Lori Ann and Bradley Thomlinson and Mark Barnett.

Survivors include her children and their spouses, Raymond Barnett of Ola, Dickey and Sharon Barnett of Dover, Margaret Barnett of Virginia and Terry and Delaine Barnett of NM; sister Eula Rose; brothers, Loyd, Bill and Rickey Bice; 12 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren. The family will receive friends and other family at 2 p. m. Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at Mildred's home at 506 E. 11th Street in Danville.

Cremation arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, June 2, 2010)


Ramey, Samuel M.

SUMTER - Services for Samuel M. Ramey, 83, are 11 a.m.

Thursday (visitation 5-7 p.m. Wednesday) at Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home; burial in Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Born in Yell Co., Ark., to Fred and Golia Ramey, he died May 16, 2004. Surviving: wife, Mildred Ramey; children, Samuel Ramey, Barbara Dunning; stepchildren, Eugene DuCom, Patricia Lynn; brother, Lloyd Ramey; more. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,The State Newspaper, Columbia, South Carolina, Obituary was published on May 18, 2004)

Ramey, Samuel M.

SUMTER - Services for Samuel M. Ramey, 83, are 11 a.m.

Thursday (visitation 5-7 p.m. Wednesday) at Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home; burial in Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Born in Yell Co., Ark., to Fred and Golia Ramey, he died May 16, 2004. Surviving: wife, Mildred Ramey; children, Samuel Ramey, Barbara Dunning; stepchildren, Eugene DuCom, Patricia Lynn; brother, Lloyd Ramey; more. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,The State Newspaper, Columbia, South Carolina, Obituary was published on May 18, 2004)

Ramey, Thurman Lee "Tim", Jr.

Graveside service for Thurman Lee "Tim" Ramey, Jr. will be Thursday, March 28, 2010 at 2:00 p. m. at Brearley Cemetery with Ralph Weinhold officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday 6 to 8 p. m. at Cornwell Chapel in Dardanelle. Compete obit in next week's issue. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 17, 2010)


Ramey, Thurman Lee "Tim", Jr.

Thurman Lee "Tim" Ramey, Jr., of Dardanelle, died March 16, 2010. He was born June 27, 1949 in Russellville to the late Thurman and Inis Cooper Ramey.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Jeremiah Ramey; sisters, Mary Jane and Katherine Ramey, Ella Rea Srutka; aunt and uncle, James and Ann Hurst; grandparents, Fred and Golda Ramey and John and Sarah Cooper; mother-in-law, Betty Stewart; and a cousin, Laquita Ramey.

Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Lamona Kay Stewart Ramey; son, Stewart Richey of Dardanelle; daughter and son-in-law, Kylia and Steve Lee of Russellville; son, Clint McVay of Sweetwater, TX; grandchildren, Bailey Richey, Jacey Neagles, Jessica, Savannah, Maison and Madison Lee, Kyler and Cade McVay.

Graveside services were Thursday, March 18 at Brearley Cemetery with Ralph Weinhold officiating. Pallbearers were Stanley Strnad, David Kirby, Roger Evrette, Glen King, Danny Price, Lynn Sigle, and Tom Edwards. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Yell County Record, Danville, Arkansas; Obituary was published on Wednesday, March 24, 2010)


Ramey, William Cleason

ATKINS - William Cleason Ramey, age 79, of Atkins, formerly of Danville, died Friday, May 30, 1986 at St. Mary's Hospital at Russellville. He was a native of Yell County, son of the late Bob and Sarah Oxblood Ramey, a retired construction worker and farmer, and a Baptist.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mae Bruce Ramey; three sons, Bill Ramey of Duncanville, Texas, Claude "Poncho" Ramey of Americus, Ga. and Carroll Ramey of Des Arc; three daughters, Gynn Zeigler of Gatersville, Texas, Selma Owens of Little Rock and Lucille Stanton of Des Arc; two stepdaughters, Karla and Kemmy Bruce of the home; 17 grandchildren, and a number of great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be at 10 a. m. Monday, June 2, at Cornwell Chapel at Danville by the Rev. Bob Houghton. Burial will be in Havana Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Service of Danville. (WWW.YellCountyObits.org, Submitted by: Patron, Newspaper: , 1986)


Ramirez, Ashley Louise (Machado)

Ashley Louise Ramirez, age 25, of Ola passed away Thursday, December 3, 2015. She was born September 26, 1990, in Fontana, CA. to John Machado & Mishane Conley. She was a member of the New Life Outreach Church. She was a loving mother and beautiful homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her brother John Machado.

Survivors include her husband Rene Ramirez; children, Marissa, Evelynn, Rene Jr."Buba" and Abigail Ramirez; mother and stepfather, Mishane and Michael Martin of Danville; father John Machado of CA.; sisters, Kealina Hall of CA.; Makayla Martin and Mahailee Martin both Danville; brothers Timothy Hugunin of MS.; and Alex Machado of CA.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, December 8, 2015, at the Danville Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was at the Sandlin Cemetery in Ola. Visitation was 12:00 to 2:00 pm before service at the chapel. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Homes Danville Online guestbook and condolence at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 9, 2015)

Ramirez, Ashley Louise (Machado)

Ashley Louise Ramirez, age 25, of Ola passed away Thursday, December 3, 2015. She was born September 26, 1990, in Fontana, CA. to John Machado & Mishane Conley. She was a member of the New Life Outreach Church. She was a loving mother and beautiful homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her brother John Machado.

Survivors include her husband Rene Ramirez; children, Marissa, Evelynn, Rene Jr."Buba" and Abigail Ramirez; mother and stepfather, Mishane and Michael Martin of Danville; father John Machado of CA.; sisters, Kealina Hall of CA.; Makayla Martin and Mahailee Martin both Danville; brothers Timothy Hugunin of MS.; and Alex Machado of CA.

Funeral services were held at 2:00 pm Tuesday, December 8, 2015, at the Danville Cornwell Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was at the Sandlin Cemetery in Ola. Visitation was 12:00 to 2:00 pm before service at the chapel. Arrangements by Cornwell Funeral Homes Danville Online guestbook and condolence at www.cornwellfuneralhomes.com (WWW.YellCountyObits.org,Yell County Record Newspaper, Danville, Arkansas, Obituary was published on Dec 9, 2015)

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