Fred Schaefer

Pocahontas- Fred Schaefer, 90, passed away November 19, 2014.

Fred was born July 14, 1924 in Nellyville, Missouri to the late Fredrick and Mayme McVey Schaefer.

Fred is survived by many cousins and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Elsie Schaefer.

Services will be held at a later date.

Earldean Shocklee Baltz

Pocahontas- Earldean Shocklee Baltz, 69, was granted her angel wings November 20, 2014.

Earldean was born December 22, 1944 in Pocahontas, Arkansas to the late Earl and Gladys Marie Roach Shocklee.

Earldean graduated from Maynard High School in 1962. She then went to United Electronics where she graduated in 1970 as the only female in her class. She worked at General Electric in St. Louis until she returned to Pocahontas where she worked at McFall Chevrolet until she was married in 1975. She left the work force to start her family. She stayed home until 1988 when she went back to work at Baltz Auto Supply to help her husband with the family business. She was a beloved mother, wife, sister and friend that will be missed.


Earldean is survived by her husband of 39 years Benjamin “Benny” Baltz of the home, children; Benjamin (Amanda) Baltz Jr., Holly (Michael) McKenzie, Jennifer (Jared) Daffron, Catherine Baltz, Debra Baltz. Grandchildren Cameron, Rylee and Tobey Daffron and Amelia McKenzie all of Pocahontas. Sister Sandra (Chester) Burgett of St. Louis, brothers Donald Shocklee of Warm Springs, and Johnny (Nancy) Shocklee of Bonne Terre, MO..

She is preceded in death by her parents Earl and Gladys Marie Shocklee and a brother James “Sonny” Shocklee.

The family will receive friends Friday, November 21, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with a 7:00 p.m. Rosary at McNabb Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral service celebrating her life will be held the following day on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Brady Burgett, Chester Burgett, Donald Shocklee, Johnny Shocklee, Martin Baltz, Albert Baltz.

Wayne Lee Moore

Pocahontas- Wayne Lee Moore, 79, entered into eternal peace November 17, 2014 at his home surrounded by his family.

Wayne was born December 27, 1934 in Warm Springs, AR to the late Mont C. And Lillie Coe Moore.

Wayne is survived by his loving wife of 61 years Anna Moore, sons Gary W. Moore, Keith W. (Gwyne) Moore, daughter Gayle L. (Gary) Powell, granddaughters Lori, Angela, LeighAnn, and Ashley, 9 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren. Brothers Glenn Moore, Jimmy (Pat) Moore, Leroy Moore, and sister-in-law Hazel Moore.

He is preceded in death by his parents, siblings Arland, Bonnie, Ferman, Notra, infant sister and granddaughter Lisa Junkerfield.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, November 19, 2014 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. at McNabb Funeral Home Chapel. Graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. at Dalton Cemetery with Terry Miller officiating.

Carol Evelyn Hinshaw

Imboden- Carol Evelyn Hinshaw, 78, entered into eternal peace on Sunday, November 16, 2014.

Carol was born October 3, 1936 in Niagra Falls, NY to the late James and Millicent Forsythe Livengood.

Carol is survived by her husband of 59 years John of the home, sons Johnny (Helen) Hinshaw of Marshfield, MO., Jeff (Sherry) Hinshaw of Mt. View, MO., grandchildren John V and Stephanie Goodrich, great grandchildren Riece, Dakota, and Abigail.

She is preceded in death by her parents, brothers James D. Livengood, Edwin Livengood, sisters Lois Louise Griffen and Millicent.

Carol was recognized on many occasions for on going civic and community service.

Services will be held in McNabb Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be Tuesday, November 18, 2014 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. with funeral services immediately following at 2:00 p.m. Burial will follow in the Hope Cemetery.

Athelene Davis Childs

Athelene Davis Childs 84 of Mobile, Alabama passed away November 8, 2014 in Mobile, Alabama.

Memorial Service will be held at Regency Church of Christ in Mobile on November 11, 2014 at 10 AM.

Visitation will be held at McNabb Funeral Home in Pocahontas, Arkansas at 10 AM followed by

Grave Side Services at 10:30 AM at Masonic Cemetery in Pocahontas, Arkansas with Harmon Seawel officiating.

Athelene was born in Pocahontas to Amos B. and Ganie Mock Davis on November 12, 1929.

She was married to Billy N. Childs in Pocahontas on June 14, 1953. Moved to Mobile, Alabama

in 1953 and worked as a nurse at the Mobile Infirmary Medical Center for 35 years.

Athelene is preceded in death by her husband Billy N Childs, her parents Amos B and Ganie

Mock Davis, brothers Orval Davis and Lowell Davis, sister Marie Doty, and son Jon M Childs.

Athelene is survived by her son Sam (Leslie) Childs, grandsons Samuel Childs and Will Childs,

daughter-in-law Cynthia Childs and granddaughter Kayla Childs.

Donations are requested to be made to the Auburn Christian Foundation, P.O. Box 1841,

Auburn, AL 36831.

Harold Eugene Tyler

Pocahontas- Harold Eugene Tyler, 92, entered into eternal peace November 5, 2014 at the Flo and Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro.

Harold was born April 1, 1922 in Water Valley, Arkansas to the late James Rufus and Laura Edna Privett Tyler.

Harold served as a surgical technician with the 95th Infantry, the “Buckeyes,” in WWII, earning a Purple Heart during his service. Known affectionately as “Pops” and “Papa,” he enjoyed Sunday drives with his family, Cardinals baseball games, and sitting on his front porch, enjoying nature. He loved family gatherings and would often tell stories of his childhood and military service. His children and grandchildren will remember him as a gentle, loving, and funny man. Harold’s greatest legacy is his faith. He was a devoted man of God who attended the Noland Church of Christ for many years before moving to the Westridge Church of Christ in Pocahontas, AR.

Harold is survived by children Linda (Ed) VanWinkle, Eugene (Kim Hutsell) Tyler, Peggy (Mike) Stogsdill, Ronnie Tyler and Rene’Tyler, Diane (Joe) Baltz, Beverly (Daniel) O’Shea; 15 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild. Brothers Edward Tyler and Glen Tyler, sisters Alice Pace and Agnes Mayberry. Many family and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Marilyn Hinkle Tyler, 2 brothers, 1 sister and 1 grandchild.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 7, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. at McNabb Funeral Home Chapel. A funeral service celebrating his life will be held the following day on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Westridge Church of Christ with Gerald Fears officiating. Burial will follow in the Chesser Cemetery.

Weldon Ray “Pete” Evans

Pocahontas- Weldon Ray “Pete” Evans, 82, entered into eternal peace November 2, 2014.

Pete was born May 5, 1932 to the late Arnold and Helen Crisman Evans in Maynard, Arkansas.

Pete is survived by 3 sons Tony (Jill) Evans, Russell (Kelly) Evans, David (Martha) Evans, grandchildren; Elizabeth Evans, Allison Evans, Stephen Evans, Dustin Evans, Ali Guziewicz, Riley Guziewicz, Brandon Evans.

He is preceded in death by his wife Monta Jean Evans, parents and sister Betty French.

The family ask that in lieu of flowers a memorial donations may be made to Maynard Cemetery.

All services will be held in McNabb Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends November 5, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM. A funeral service celebrating his life will be held the following day on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 10:00 AM with Warren Smith and Larry Owens officiating. Burial will be in Maynard Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Stephen Evans, Brandon Evans, John French, Darren French, Riley Guziewicz, Robert Livingston.

Honorary Pallbearers: Brooks Culver, Warren Smith, Dustin Evans, Elton Fielder, Bill Sims, Greg Lance.

Patsy Ruth Stone

Patsy Ruth Stone 79 , of Maynard, Ar passed away on November 1, 2014 at St.Bernards Hospital in Jonesboro.

She was born September 26,1935 to the late Silas and Cecil Marie (Rice) Johnson. Pat was also preceded in death by 4 brothers Billy, Harold, Johnny and Bob Johnson and 1 son Glen Hodge 2 grandchildren Brandi and Brock Hodge.

She is survived by the love of her life Don Reeves of Maynard 1 son Tony (Tracy) Hodge of Oklahoma, 2 daughters Rhonda Dunlap and Debbie (Billy) Holder both of Pocahontas , one brother Gary (Carol) Johnson of Walnut Ridge 2 sisters Sharon Ray of Maynard and Joann (Bob) Atkins of Tennessee. 8 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren and many Nieces and Nephews. She will be Greatly missed by all that knew her.

Visitation will Be Monday from 9:00 to 10:00 am Monday. Funeral service will be at 10:00 AM in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral home Burial will follow in the Pittman Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jon Hodge, Mark Hodge, Jeremy Dunlap, Mikey Johnson, Brent Hodge and Neal Ray.

Mary Lee “Sis” Warner

Pocahontas- Mary Lee “Sis” Warner, 74, passed away October 27, 2014.

Mary Lee was born July 29, 1940 in Engelberg, AR. to the late Henry and Josephine Hausman Throesch.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years Adolph Warner, daughter Lisa (Bobby) Erwin, son DeWayne (Marsha) Warner, grandchildren Jake Erwin, Elizabeth Erwin, Jared Erwin and Lauren Warner. Brother’s Ed (Bonnie) Throesch, Joe Throesch, Bob (Treva) Throesch, Don (Ruth) Throesch, sister-in-law Kathleen Throesch and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, brother Roy Throesch, and sister-in-law Janelle Throesch.

Sis was a beloved wife, mother, Nana, and aunt. She loved spending time with her family and caring for her grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held at McNabb Funeral Home Chapel Tuesday, October 28, 2014 from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with Rosary starting at 7:00 p.m.. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Paul Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 10:00 a.m with Burial to follow at St. Paul Cemetery.

Bob Lamb


Bob Lamb, who as the longtime head of the Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce played a pivotal role in hundreds of economic development projects throughout the state, died Saturday, October 25. He was 82.

Bobby Joe Lamb born April 6, 1932, the son of Jessie and Shirl Lamb of Reyno, Arkansas was preceded in death by his parents, a sister, Shirley Lamb and a Grandson, Asael “Cy” Lamb. He is survived by his wife Delia “DeeDee” Lamb, two stepsons, Scott Dinwiddie of Fayetteville, (Suzanne Terrazas of Little Rock, Arkansas) and Ross Dinwiddie (Mary Lea) of Fayetteville, Arkansas, and his daughters, Dianne Baysinger (Danny Lee), of Harriet, Arkansas, and Melinda Lamb, of Little Rock, Arkansas, two grandchildren, Madeline Dinwiddie of Fayetteville, Arkansas and Lynda Hensley (Jackie) of Marshall, Arkansas. Three great grandchildren, Cali Kyle (Jake) of Leslie, Arkansas, Allison Hensley of Marshall, Arkansas and River Lamb of Little Rock, Arkansas.

Burial will be at Johnson Cemetery in Reyno, Arkansas Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 12:00 noon under the direction of McNabb Funeral Home

Memorials may be made to Central United Methodist Church P.O. Box 1106,
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72702 or Washington County Historical Society 118 East Dickson, Fayetteville, Arkansas, 72701. To sign the online guest book, visit www.

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