Obituaries

Walter H. Green, Jr.

Pocahontas – Walter H. Green, Jr., 82, passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at NEA Baptist Hospital.

Born January 24, 1930 in Rock Island, IL to the late Walter Sr. And Helen May (Ferris) Green.

He is also preceded in death by grandson, Chris Steimel, granddaughter, Kacey Beth Steimel, great grandson, C.J. Steimel and son-in-law, David Munn.

He is survived by wife Patricia Ann Green of the home, children; Terry Green and wife Lynn of Elgin, IL., Walter H. “Skip” Green III and wife Cindi of Fayetteville, Dawn Brandaberry and husband Perry of Ravenden, Theresa Steimel and husband Hugh, Kathy Starr and husband Tommy, Jim Green and wife Sandra and Mary Munn all of Pocahontas. Grandchildren; Eddie Green, Trey, Jason, David and Brooke Steimel, Audrey Rushing, Kim Finley, Jeff and Pete Junkersfeld, Jessie Green, Jamie Starr, Nikki Thielemier, Blair Thielemier, Craig Green, Carson, Allison and Madison Munn. Step granddaughters; Rebecca Gonzalez and Amber Roberts, 15 great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren. Sister, Patricia Vanalphin and husband Will of Waupaca, WI.

Mr. Green was a member of Knights of Columbus 4th degree, member of Pocahontas Rotary Club and Randolph County Chamber of Commerce.

Walter was an extremely devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend; a loving pillar of strength and courage, we feel blessed as a family. He will be missed beyond words.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Diocesan Clergy Welfare Fund.

Funeral service will be held Friday, July 27, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Anthanius Okeiyi officiating. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 5-7 p.m. with a 7 o’clock rosary following at St.Paul Catholic Church.

Pallbearers include: Trey Steimel, Jason Steimel, Jeff Junkersfeld, Jamie Starr, Craig Green and Pete Junkersfeld.

Leoria Crouch

Pocahontas – Leoria Crouch, 94, passed away Monday, July 23, 2012 at Randolph Home.

Born June 01, 1918 in Greene County, Ar. To the late Sam and Eva (Foshee) Maynard.

She is also preceded in death by her husband, Adolph Crouch, son, Leon Crouch, two grandchildren; Karen Woodard and Glen Woodard, one brother and four sisters.

She is survived by four children; Marlene Woodard of Maynard, Lavern Fowler of Rockford, IL., Ronald Crouch of Deer, AR and Jan Rickman of Pocahontas. Eight grandchildren; Carl Woodard of Ellsinore, MO., Ron “Frankie” Crouch of Corning. Ricky Crouch, Donna Peppers of Maynard, Bob Woodard of Van Buren, MO., Kim Segraves of Pocahontas, Cindy Collins of Rockford, IL and Patti Fowler also of Rockford, IL. 18 great grandchildren, 23 great great grandchildren with one on the way and 2 great great great grandchildren with one on the way.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, July 26, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with Perry Vandergriff officiating. Burial will follow in Randolph Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5-8 p.m.

Pallbearers include: Ron “Frankie” Crouch, Bob Woodard, Hunter Segraves, Monte Segraves, Bobby Peppers, and Anthony Woodard.

Howard Miller

Pocahontas – Howard Gene Miller, passed away Monday, July 23, 2012.

Born February 17, 1930 to the late Sonny Peppers and Mary Miller.

He is preceded in death by wife Maynola Miller, brothers; Ellis, James and Walden Peppers.

He is survived by children; Lee Miller, Donnie Miller, John Miller and Terry Miller. 6 grandchildren, two sisters; Linda Camp and Sue Peppers and brother Clem Peppers.

Mr. Miller was in the Army from 1950-1952 and was awarded the Purple Heart.

Mr. Miller was cremated and there is no services scheduled. McNabb Funeral Home was in charge of making arrangements.

Lyle Guthrie

Pocahontas- Lyle Guthrie, 45, passed away Friday, July 20, 2012 at the Poplar Bluff V.A. Hospital.

He was preceded by his grandparents; Harold (Jiggs) Guthrie and Estel and Velda Baker.

He is survived by daughter, Brittany Guthrie, father, Roger (Donna) Guthrie, mother, Marilyn Guthrie one brother, Brent (Kim) Guthrie, 2 nephews; Garret and Gage Guthrie all of Pocahontas. Grandmother, Ualdean Davis of Imboden.

Lyle was in the Air Force for 8 years he was Legion Commander of Meeks- Johnston Post 6 and was Veteran Service Officer for Randolph County.

Visitation will be Monday from 5-7 p.m. in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Graveside Service will be held Tuesday, July 24, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. in Hope Cemetery in Imboden with Tommy Medley officiating.

Honorary Pallbearers will be members of the Meeks-Johnston Post 6.

Nancy Danklefsen

Pocahontas – Nancy A. Danklefsen, 74, passed away July 19, 2012.

Born June 13, 1938 in Dearborn, MI. to the late Paul and Kathryn (Kegley) Adams.

She is also preceded in death by three sisters; Pauline, Faith Cannon and Thelma Smith. And one brother, Paul Adams, Jr.

She is survived by husband, Lowell Danklefsen of the home, children; Kathy Crow of Pocahontas, Brenda Wise of Monroeville, OH., Paul Skidmore also of Monroeville, OH., Tina Endicott of Buckhannon, WV. and Becky Nearhood of Clyde, OH. 11 grandchildren; Paul Skidmore, Daniel Wise and David Wise all of Monroeville, OH., Peter Clark of Norwalk, OH., Josh Clark of Imboden, AR., Jennifer Copeland of Cord, AR., Joshua, Jacob and Jory Endicott all of Buckhannon, WV., Caitlin and Andrea Nearhood both of Clyde, OH.

Memorial service will be held Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with Jamie Flannery officiating.

John Granville Noel

Maynard – John Granville Noel, 77, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Five Rivers Medical Center.

Born July 31, 1934 in St. Louis, MO.

He is preceded in death by brothers; Leroy and James Noel, sisters Margaret Smith and Louise Barron and mother Louise Noel.

He is survived by good friend Patricia Virgin.

Mr. Noel was in the Army from 1955-1957 and was awarded the good conduct medal for being a sharpshooter.

Mr. Noel was cremated and there is no services scheduled at this time. McNabb Funeral Home was in charge of making arrangements.

James Rolwing Wallace 1st

Biggers – James Rolwing Wallace 1st, passed away Tuesday, July 17, 2012.

Born September 08, 1931 in Charleston, MO. To the late James and Eunice Wallace.

He is also preceded in death by his wife, Suzanne Wallace, sons; James R. Wallace 2nd and David Wallace. Step-son, Michael Alakel and daughter, Nancy (Wallace) Cook.

He is survived by sons; Robert and wife Patricia Wallace, Mark Wallace, Jacob Wallace all of New Hampshire, and Roy Wallace of Massachusetts. Daughters, Michele Thielemier, Fiancé Lee Jandreau and grandson Caden of Pocahontas, Theresa and husband Paul Beaudoin of New Jersey, Barbara Claxton of Washington State, Agnes Claire Eichborn, Mary and husband William Farrah all of New Hampshire, step-son, Kenneth and wife Beatrice Alakel of Brookland, AR. and nephew, Randy and wife Carol Cook of Palm Coast, FL. 37 grandchildren and 46 great grandchildren. Sister, Virginia Cook of Jonesboro, AR.

Mr. Wallace was cremated and there is no services scheduled at this time. McNabb Funeral Home was in charge of making arrangements.

Gerald Cleveland Clements

Pocahontas- Gerald Clements, 83, son of the late Marvin and Julia Clements of Ravenden, AR.,, passed away Monday, July 16, 2012 at Five Rivers Medical Center. He was preceded by his parents one sister, Sylvia Ileen Clements, one brother, Johnny Clements, one nephew, Jack Clements and one niece, Donna Clements.
He is survived by his wife, Marie (Ungerank) Clements of the home, one son, Paul Clements and wife Ronda, their children, Anna and Adam of Memphis, TN, 3 daughters; Robin Clements Eaton and husband Billy of Atoka, TN. Marcella Clements Morrison and husband Jim of Lamar, Ms., Angela Clements Foster and husband Scott of Memphis, TN. and their children, Allison Foster Vance and husband Charles of Chicago, IL., Hannah Foster Hudson and husband Josh of Chicago, IL., Katie Joy Foster of Washington, D.C.
Gerald is also survived by one brother, Bobby Clements of Ravenden, AR., 2 sisters; Barbara Hessenauer of Ravenden, AR. and Zepha Schultz of Cherokee Village, AR.
Gerald was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War and a member of the Promberger – Traw Post 4556 Honor Guard and was a past commander. Gerald retired from Burlington – Northern Railroad then moved back to this area where he enjoyed many years on the bowling league in Pocahontas.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the local V.F.W.
Services were held Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with John Stoll officiating. Burial followed in St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery in Engelberg, AR. Visitation was Wednesday from 6:00-8:00 P.M.
Military honors were performed by the Promberger – Traw Post 4556.

Anna Josepha (Baltz) Mills

Pocahontas – Anna Josepha (Baltz) Mills, 85, passed away Tuesday, July 10, 2012.

Born November 17, 1926 in Pocahontas to the late John and Adelaide Baltz.

She is also preceded in death by one grandchild.

She is survived by husband, George Mills of the home, three sons; Robert Mills of New Castle, IN., Gregory Mills of Dothan, AL., and Carey Mills of Shirley, IN. Two daughters; Rebecca Marsh of Anderson, IN and Condia Price of Greenfield, IN. Several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Two sisters; Josephine Cameron of Salt Lake City, UT and Margaret Sorg Rodecap of Anderson, IN.

Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 13, 2012 at St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Anthanius Okeiyi officiating. Burial will follow in St. Paul Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Thursday from 5-7 p.m. with a 7 o’clock rosary following in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with George Edwards officiating the rosary.

Jeffrey Wayne Huffman

Pocahontas – Jeffrey Wayne Huffman, 52, passed away Sunday, July 08, 2012.

Born September 20, 1959 in Doniphan, MO.

He is survived by his wife, Lena Huffman of the home, one son, David Huffman and one daughter, Dena Sollis both of Pocahontas. Three grandchildren; Jordan and Gauge Sollis and Emily Huffman. Parents, Mr. and Mrs. David Huffman of Pocahontas, four brothers; Clifford Huffman of Doniphan, MO., Nick Huffman of Rogers, AR., Monty Huffman of Pocahontas and David D. Huffman of Little Rock. Two sisters; Tina Evans of Taylor, AZ. And Mary Katherine of California and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

Funeral service will be held Thursday, July 12, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Sutton Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Wednesday from 5-8 p.m.

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