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TRANSITION: Ronald Thomas Taylor (Feb. 20, 1951-April 12, 2015) (04/13/15)
Ronald Thomas Taylor, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born Feb. 20, 1951 in Littlefield, Texas, a son of Walter Thomas and Evelyn (Carson) Taylor. He departed this life on Sunday, April 12, 2015 in Fayetteville at the age of 64 years. 
He is survived by four children, Aaron Taylor of Eureka Springs; Jeremiah Taylor of Claremore, Okla.; Shelby and husband Santiago Martinez of Henderson, Texas; and Bethany Taylor of Henderson, Texas; brother, Gary Taylor of Dallas, Texas; sister, Shirley Taylor of Dallas, Texas; mother, Evelyn Taylor of Dallas, Texas; and a host of other family, friends, and loved ones.. ...
TRANSITION: Carol Jean White (Nov. 15, 1947-April 9, 2015) (04/13/15)
Carol Jean (Mohney) White, of Eureka Springs, departed this phase of her journey April 9, 2015 to the sound of birds singing, whispering pines, and distant thunder. Carol was born on Nov. 15, 1947, in Wichita Kan., to Eugene and Joyce Nichols Mohney...
TRANSITION: Jack Hudson Green (July 3, 1941 -- April 3, 2015) (04/08/15)
Jack Hudson Green, a resident of Holiday Island, was born July 3, 1941, in Gadsden, Ala., a son of Charles Hudson and Mary Frances (Mynatt) Green. He departed this life on Friday, April 3, 2015 at the Circle of Life Hospice Home of Legacy Village in Bentonville, at the age of 73 years...
Ruth Groves (03/27/15)
RUTH GROVES, a resident of Lampe, Missouri, was born August 20, 1929 in Blue Eye, Arkansas, a daughter of Jessie Lee and Rosa Ella (DeLong) Parton. She went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Thursday, March 26, 2015 in her home in Lampe, Missouri, at the age of 85 years...
TRANSITION: Donna Coleen Graves (April 17, 1932-March 22, 2015) (03/24/15)
Donna Coleen Graves, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born April 17, 1932 in Alden, Kan., the youngest daughter of Charles and Hazel (Partington) Gable. She went to be with her Lord and Saviour on Sunday, March 22, 2015 in Eureka Springs at the age of 82 years. On June 7, 1947, Donna was united in marriage with Eugene M. Graves who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Charles and Hazel Gable and five siblings. 
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TRANSITION: James McKinney (Aug. 9, 1931-March 21, 2015) (03/24/15)
James McKinney, a resident of Holiday Island, was born Aug. 9, 1931 in Sanger, Texas, the son of William Hubert and Frankie (Feagans) McKinney. James went to be with his beloved Lord and Saviour on Saturday, March 21, 2015 in Bentonville, at the age of 83 years. James was preceded in death by his parents, William Hubert and Frankie McKinney. 
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TRANSITION: Chops, The Doggie Shoppe Cat (Passed Mar. 20, 2015) (03/24/15)
On a frigid snowy afternoon in late Dec. 2013, we heard a shrill, distraught yowl outside the Eureka Springs Doggie Shoppe. Soon enough, we spotted the half-grown feral brown tabby cat, the tip of her right ear either stunted or missing, seeking refuge there. She wouldn't come near us, so we put food and bedding outside for her and hoped for the best...
TRANSITION: Casey Don Elliott (Jan. 5, 1990-March 16, 2015) (03/20/15)
Casey Don Elliott, a resident of Green Forest, was born Jan. 05, 1990 in Berryville, a son of Donald and Deborah (Eastep) Elliott. He departed this life Monday, March 16, 2015 in West Fork, Ark., at the age of 25 years. He was preceded in death by one infant sister, Nicole Marie Elliott; maternal grandparents, James and Nancy Eastep; and paternal grandparents, Troy and Hope Elliott...
TRANSITION: Wallace Burton Gore (Dec. 19, 1934-March 17, 2015) (03/20/15)
Wallace Burton Gore was born Dec. 19, 1934, in Tulsa, Okla. to Hampton Mae and Doris Gore. He passed away March 17, 2015 at the age of 80 years. On Aug. 11, 1956 he was united in marriage with Shirley Williams who survives him of the home. He is also survived by one daughter, Leslie Gore of Springs Hill, Fla.; one son Scot Edward of Bloomington, Minn.; two granddaughters, Jessica Lombrado and Lucy Gore, and one great grandson...
TRANSITION: John Wesley Maxedon (Oct. 11, 1941-Mar. 12, 2015) (03/16/15)
John Wesley Maxedon, a resident of Holiday Island was born Oct. 11, 1941 in Detroit, Mich., a son of John Wesley Sr. and Helen (Carlson) Maxedon. He departed this life Thursday, Mar. 12, 2015 in Fayetteville at the age of 73 years. John was preceded in death by his parents, John and Helen Maxedon and one brother, Gary Maxedon...
TRANSITION: Patrick Michael McCarty (April 27, 1959-Feb. 24, 2015) (03/11/15)
Patrick Michael McCarty was born April 27, 1959 in Tulsa, Okla. and passed away February 24, 2015 at the age of 55, after a brief illness. He is survived by two sisters and a brother, three children Allison, Dillon and Carson, eight grandchildren and his father, Pat McCarty of Holiday Island...
TRANSITION: Richard Bloch (April 10, 1959-March 6, 2015) (03/11/15)
Richard Bloch, of Eureka Springs was born April 10, 1959 in Klatovy, Czech Republic. The son of Anthony and Edita Kollanyova' Blochova' Bloch, he departed this life Friday too suddenly, March 6, 2015 in Eureka Springs at the age of 55 years. Richard was a passionate member of the Eureka Springs Soccer Club, and served as a soccer coach for twelve years...
TRANSITION: Malcolm Cornelius Bourg, Sr. (Sept. 16, 1930-Mar. 4, 2015) (03/10/15)
Malcolm Cornelius Bourg, Sr., a resident of Eureka Springs, was born Sept. 16, 1930 in Bunkie, La., the son of Clement Simion and Eunice (LeBouef) Bourg. He departed this life Wednesday, Mar. 04, 2015 in Eureka Springs, at the age of 84 years. Malcolm was preceded in death by his parents, Clement and Eunice Bourg; two brothers, C.B. ...
TRANSITION: Elaine Marie Umland (Aug. 13, 1919 - Mar. 4, 2015) (03/09/15)
Elaine Marie Umland, of Eureka Springs was born Aug. 13, 1919 in Glen Wood, Ill., the daughter of John and Anna Hogeveen. She departed this life Wednesday, Mar. 4, 2015 in Rogers at the age of 95 years. She is preceded in death by her parents, John & Anna Hogeveen, one son, five brothers, one sister, and one grandson...
TRANSITION: Beulah Theresa Jenkins (July 22, 1925-Feb. 19, 2015) (02/26/15)
Beulah Theresa Jenkins, age 89, of Berryville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at home. She was born July 22, 1925, in Stonefront, Ill. Beulah was the daughter of Dennis and Theressa Murphy. Beulah moved to Berryville in 1985. She worked as a Real Estate Broker...
TRANSITION: Elizabeth June Sparks (June 13, 1921-Feb. 24, 2015) (02/25/15)
Elizabeth June Sparks, 93, of Holiday Island, departed this life Tuesday, February 24, 2015. She was born June 13, 1921 in Wichita Falls, Texas to Hayden and Bess (Buckley) McClung. June grew up in Kingsville, Texas and graduated from Texas A&I as a music major. ...
TRANSITION: Alice Gabrielle Walsh (July 10, 1941-Feb. 10, 2015) (02/23/15)
Alice Gabrielle Walsh, daughter of Francis Menard and Elaine (Roy) Menard, was born on July 10, 1941 in Ottawa, Ontario. She entered into rest on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015 at her home in Branson, Mo. She was 73 years young. Alice was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, Maurice Menard and her sister, Denise Martel...
Memorial fund set up for Neil Miller (02/17/15)
A fund has been set up for Neil Miller, 28, of Springfield, who passed away from natural causes after emergency workers found him unconscious in the Pendergrass Corner bathroom on Feb. 7. Contact Christian Anderson at Community First Bank about donating to Neil's burial expenses. Funeral service will be Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015 at the Holiday Island Southern Baptist Church (formerly Dove Circle)...
TRANSITION: Thomas Joseph Knopp (March 11, 1938-Feb. 15, 2015) (02/16/15)
Thomas Joseph Knopp was born on March 11, 1938 in Winona, Minn. to Genevieve and Joseph Knopp. Tom lost his life to pancreatic cancer on Feb. 15, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Gail Knopp, his stepson, Jonathan Tomshine; 2 daughters and 2 grandsons by his first marriage to Sandra Knopp: Anne Knopp and her son Simon Thomas Minchk; Amy Knopp and her son Joseph Thomas Knopp; a sister, Barbara Leary of Moody, Mo.; a brother, Steven Knopp of Bloomington, Minn.; as well as a niece Nancy Knopp Hagerty and great-niece, KIatelyn Genevieve Hagerty.. ...
TRANSITION:Rousseau Arceneaux, Jr (Feb. 13, 1935-Feb. 9, 2015) (02/11/15)
ROUSSEAU ARCENEAUX, JR., a resident of Eureka Springs was born Feb. 13, 1935 in Raceland, Louisiana, a son of Rousseau Joseph Arceneaux, Sr. and Jane (Triche) Arceneaux. He departed this life Monday, Feb. 9, 2015 in his home with family by his side in Eureka Springs, at the age of 79 years...
TRANSITION: Robert Paul "Bob" Freeman (Feb 13, 1921-Feb. 6, 2015) (02/09/15)
Robert Paul "Bob" Freeman, a resident of Eureka Springs, Arkansas, was born on Feb. 13, 1921 in Berryville. He was the son of Ray L. and Chloe (Boatright) Freeman. He passed away Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 at the Eureka Springs Hospital, seven days before his 94th birthday. ...
TRANSITION: Judy Carol Dulin (Feb. 28, 1952-Jan. 24, 2015) (02/03/15)
Judy Carol Dulin, born Feb. 28, 1952 in Monticello, Ark., passed Jan. 24, 2015 when she lost her battle with lung cancer. She was a resident of the Busch community for 38 years Chris, her husband of 37 years, and son, Seth, 31 were at her side when she passed...
TRANSITION: Jonell Powers Sullivan (Jan. 8, 1930-Jan. 27, 2015) (02/02/15)
Owner of Two Dumb Dames Fudge Factory passes away Jonell Powers Sullivan, 85, of Eureka Springs, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 in Eureka Springs. She was born Jan. 8, 1930 in Uvalde, Texas to Joseph Powers and Hallie Jewel (McGowan) Powers Chambers...
TRANSITION: Faith LilyAnn Kennedy (Passed Jan. 24, 2015) (01/29/15)
Faith LilyAnn Kennedy, 18 weeks-old, of Eureka Springs, passed away Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Born in Johnson, Ark. She was the daughter of Austin and Joy (Harrington) Kennedy. She is survived by her parents, Austin & Joy Kennedy of Eureka Springs; a niece, Sandra Nash of Eureka Springs; three uncles, Robert & Michelle Kennedy of Friendswood, TX; Matthew Harrington of League City, TX; Jason Harrington of League City, TX; aunt, Dana Novak of Alvin, TX; several other family and friends and a host of loved ones.. ...
TRANSITION: Darline Rosemarie Hober (Jan. 22, 1924 - Jan. 25, 2015) (01/27/15)
Darline Rosemarie Hober, 91, of Eureka Springs, Ark., passed away Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015. Visitation will be 8 a.m. until 9:45 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30 at St. Elizabeth Catholic Church. Funeral mass will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, Jan. 30, at the St. Elizabeth Catholic Church under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. ...