Obituary for Lisa Ann Greer

From the web site of the Ponder Funeral Home, Sikeston, Missouri. Lisa Ann Lathum Born: October 22, 1962Died: March 11, 2014 Lisa A. Lathum, age 51, died March 11, 2014 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, MO. Born October 22, 1962 in Sikeston to Otis and Merle McIntyre Greer who survive of Sikeston.…

Obituary for Veda Rains

Originally published in the Appeal-Democrat of Sutter County, California: Veda Grace Luttrell Veda Grace Luttrell, 89 of Sutter passed away March 25, 2014 in Sutter, CA. She was born December 21, 1924 in Searcy, Arkansas[1] to her parents, William and Eva Rains[2]. Veda was a longtime Sutter resident. Veda was a member of the Sutter…

Obituary for Randy Scott Treat

Randy Scott Treat (January 6, 1971 - December 10, 2007) Randy S. Treat, 36, of Pullman[1], died Monday, Dec. 10, 2007 at his home. Born Jan. 1, 1971 in Martinsville, Indiana , to Eddie Joe and Geneva (Stephens) Treat[2]. He was a carpenter and lived in the Pullman area for many years. Surviving is his…

Obituary for James Kenneth Martin

Originally published in the Harrison Daily Times of Harrison, Arkansas. James Kenneth Martin June 30, 1928 - Sept. 17, 2014 James Kenneth Martin was born the son of James Frank Martin and Stella Vione (Graham) Martin[1] on June 30, 1928, in Searcy County, and departed this life Wednesday, Sept. 17 (2014) at his home in…

Billy Wayne Watts

I learned of the passing of Bill Watts last week via Barbara Van Camp’s Watts Family forum on Facebook. Bill and his family were a big part of my childhood. In the 1970s and 1980s, they lived a couple of blocks away from us in Harvey, Illinois. Bill was my dad’s first cousin – Bill’s…

Genevieve Smith Lathum

I was browsing the web site of the Sikeston Standard-Democrat today when I came across something that saddened me – an obituary for Genevieve Smith Lathum. In 2011, I corresponded with her husband DJ Lathum via Genevieve’s Facebook account about Stella Graham Martin and Nona Graham Lathum. DJ and Genevieve were very friendly to me…

Rusty Graham

Recently I was contacted via Twitter by Todd Graham, a great grandson of Erman Zebedee Graham. We exchanged some family information including, sadly, the passing last week of Todd’s grand uncle Rusty Graham. This is Rusty’s obituary from the Fresno Bee. Rest in peace, Rusty. Rusty Graham Rusty Graham passed away on Sunday, March 9,…

Obituary for Bernice Martin

Obituary for Bernice Edna Martin from the Harrison Daily Times, 2004. Edna Earwood Edna Bernice Earwood[1], 79, of Harrison died Wednesday, Feb. 25 (2004) at North Arkansas Regional Medical Center in Harrison. Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28 at Christeson Funeral Home with Rev. Charles Christian and Rev. Derwin Martin officiating.…

Obituary for Loye H. Bohannon

Originally published in the Harrison Daily Times in 1973. Loye H. Bohannon, Aged 73, of Leslie Loye H. Bohannon[1], aged 73, of Leslie, died at the Craig Nursing Home in Marshall Monday, June 11. He was born April 6, 1900[2] at Bear Creek in Searcy County. Survivors[3] include two brothers, Chester of Marshall and Neal…

Obituary for William M. Watts

The following obituary was published in the Marshall Mountain Wave in 1988. William Watts William M. Watts[1] of Sutter died December 9, 1988 in Rideout Hospital. He was 72. An Arkansas native, he lived in Sutter for 35 years[2] and was a retired employee of the State Department of Water Resources. He was a member…