Obituaries from October 2007
Sidney F. Boutwell, 74, of Eureka Springs, died Aug. 9. Sid was originally from Macon, Ga. He graduated from Sidney Lanier High School in Macon, and from Vanderbilt University where he earned masters degrees in history and economics. He remained as Dean of Men and Dean of Students, and served the University for 30 years...
Transition * Alice Jane Davis * Sept. 14, 1951 * Oct. 12, 2007
Alice Jane Davis, a longtime resident of Eureka Springs, died on Friday, Oct. 12 in Fayetteville. She was born on Sept. 14, 1951 in Indianapolis, Ind. Alice is survived by her husband of 36 years, Daniel Lee Davis; her son, Matthew Lee Davis; her parents, Bill and Marjorie Conger of Holiday Island; two sisters, Susan Lawson of Eureka Springs and Cathy Williams of Phoenix, Ariz.; her niece, Libby; and her three nephews, Tommy, Ben and Allen, whose lives were greatly influenced by the relationship they enjoyed with their very loving and giving aunt.. ...
***Jimie Lee "Blackfeather" Rose
**Aug. 28, 1941 -- Sept. 29, 2007
Transition ---- Helen "Betty" Diehl -- Sept. 21, 2007
Helen "Betty" Diehl died on Saturday, Sept. 21. She was 87 years old. For the past four years, Diehl lived with her daughter and her partner at Holiday Island. A native of Hegins, Penn., she was a graduate of Hegins Township High School and Temple University. For many years she and her husband owned and ran a general store...