Obituaries

James Lenord Shipp

Imboden – James Lenord Shipp, 65, passed away February 8, 2009 at home.

Born November 3, 1943 to the late Jessie and Lena Mae Shipp.

He is survived by 1/2 sister, Carolyn Sue Shipp and sister Marjoe Shipp. And many Uncles, Aunts and cousins.

Graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, February 28, 2009 at Old Union cemetery with Wayne Herrins officiating.

McNabb Funeral Home was in charge of making arrangements.

Evalena Baily Horsman

Pocahontas – Evalena Bailey Horsman, 94, passed away February 4, 2009 at Five Rivers Medical Center.

Born June 11, 1914 in Ravenden Springs to the late Fredrick and Rettie

She is preceded in death by husband, Wayne Horsman, son, Freddie Horsman and daughter, Carma Ewaldz.

She is survived by daughter-in-law, Elise Horsman of Chicago, IL, 3 grandchildren; Allen Horsman, Susie Horsman and Steven Ewaldz, and three great grandchildren. Sister-in-law, Mina Hopkins of Pocahontas.

While living in Rockford, IL she worked at General Electric Company on the assembly line for 15 years. Worked at Burk’s Clothing as a seamstress for 20 years. She lived in Outlook Point from the time it opened until 2008 then went to Randolph Home. She also was a long time member at the Pyburn Street Church of Christ.

Graveside service will be held 10 Saturday at McIlroy Cemetery with Grant Killion officiating.

Visitation will be held from 4-7 Friday in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home.

James Ellie Frey

Warm Springs – James Ellie Frey, passed away February 03, 2009 at UAMS in Little Rock.

Born July 22, 1934 to the late Ellie and Bessie Frey.

He is preceded in death by sister, Becky Wood, brother, Samuel Frey, grandson, James Frey III and grandparents; Mr. & Mrs. Sam Moore and Mr. & Mrs. Dean Clyde Frey.

He is survived by wife, Bernice Mary Frey of the home, three sons; James Frey Jr, David and Samuel Frey. Daughter, Agnes Green. 9 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren. Brother, Arlie Frey. Sisters, Minnie and Ethel Caldwell. Many family, neighbors, and friends.

Service will be held Friday at 10 in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial will follow to Warm Springs Cemetery with Clay Garvin and Arnold Jarrett officiating.

Visitation will be held tomorrow night from 5-7:30 also in the Chapel.

Everett Duane Teel

Pocahontas – Everett Duane Teel, 77, passed away February 03, 2009 at Five Rivers Medical Center.

Born June 16, 1931 in Pocahontas to the late Everett and Myrtle Teel.

He is survived by wife, Lucille Teel of the home, three sons; Gary, Rawdy, and Norman Teel all of Pocahontas. 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

Service will be held 2 p.m. Friday February 6, 2009 in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial will follow to Thompson Cemetery with Andy Lathan officiating.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 5-7 also in the Chapel.

Pallbearers include: Gary Teel, Jerry Sullivan, Billy Sullinger, Bud Martin, Bryan Martin, and Benny Waymon.

Wanda Faye Farley

Warm Springs – Wanda Faye Farley, 65, passed away February 2, 2009.

She was born February 2, 1944 in Chicago, IL to the late Buell Bishop and Lanell Hitt Bishop.

Survived by daughter, Karen Farley of Missouri, two brothers; Charlie Bishop of Tennessee and James “JC” Bishop of Arkansas. Two sisters; Bell Sharp of Arkansas and Penny Vick also of Arkansas.

Services for Mrs. Farley will be held Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Warm Springs Cemetery with the family officiating.

Visitation will be Thursday from 12:30 to 2:00 at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of Mcnabb Funeral Home.

Bobbie Lea Guntharp

Pocahontas- Bobbie Guntharp 74 passed away Sunday at Five Rivers Medical Center . She is preceded by her parents Robert and Edith (Inness) Rogers . And a daughter Brenda Guntharp.

She is survived by her husband George Guntharp 1 son Dr. Randy Guntharp 1 daughter Becky Miller 3 grandchildren Kirkley, Kenton, and Katie Miller and 2 great-grandchildren Gracie and Bailey Miller 2 sisters Odessa Peterson and Berniece Stockwell all of Pocahontas.

Visitation will be Monday from 4:00-7:00 Service will be Tuesday at 10:00 am Chapel of McNabb Funeral home with Gerald and Jon Fears officiating Burial will follow at the Janes Cemetery.

Gary Clements

Kent, WI – Gary Clements passed away January 30, 2009 at home.

Service will be held 10 a.m. Tuesday February 10, 2009 in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial will follow to Friendship Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Monday from 5-7 also in the Chapel.

Roy James Ratliff

Pocahontas – Roy James Ratliff, 99, passed away January 30, 2009 at Randolph Home.

Born January 06, 1910 to the late James and Dora Ratliff.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Inis Ratliff, son, Gary Ratliff, daughter, Eva Sue Vancil, granddaughter, Belinda Vancil, great grandson, Brandon Henderson, four brothers and 3 sisters.

He is survived by son, Leroy Ratliff, four daughters; Pauline Cooper, Marlene Brickeen, Sharon Ballard, Libby Dunavant. 17 grandchildren and 44 great grandchildren.

Service will be held February 9th at 11 in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial will follow to Randolph Memorial Gardens with Mike Ballard officiating.

Visitation will be held February 8th from 5-8 also in the Chapel

Wesley Kermit Spencer

Pocahontas – Wesley Kermit Spencer, 81, passed away January 27, 2009 at Randolph Home.

Born November 24, 1927 in Maynard to the late Henry and Etta Spencer.

He is survived by brother, Carl Frier of Pocahontas and 3 sisters; Willie Meeks of Corning, Wilma Murrell of Pocahontas, and Erlean Meza of Jonesboro.

Service was held Thursday, January 29, 2009 in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial followed to Maynard Cemetery with Ron Berry officiating.

Visitation was held Wednesday from 5-7.

Pallbearers included: Aaron Milligan, Randy Getson, Charlie Owens, Randy Frier, David Giffrith, and Lloyd Gooch.

Darrell Eugene Brown

Pocahontas – Darrell Eugene Brown, 66, passed away Sunday, January 25, 2009 at Pocahontas Nursing and Rehab.

He is preceded in death by Zaniel Brown Jr, Phyllis Olscher, Larry and Paula Brown.

He was born October 1, 1942 in Ingram, AR to the late Zaniel and Maudie (Seagraves) Brown.

He is survived by Bob Brown of St. Charles, MO, Gary, Clayton, Donnie, Rick, Sue and Mary Myers all of Pocahontas and Pat Cordell of Tuckerman. Several nieces and nephews.

Service will be held at 10 am Thursday, January 29, 2009 in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial will follow to Chesser Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5-7 also in the Chapel.

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