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Obituaries from February 2008

Transitions (02/06/08)
By Terry Shirley EUREKA SPRINGS -- Writer and artist Lynn VonDemfange was found dead of an apparent overdose last Sunday according to Detective Morris Pate of the Eureka Springs Police Department.   Pate and ESPD Officer Thomas Achord answered a call from a neighbor at VonDemfange's apartment at 33 Spring St. around noon last Sunday...
Transitions (02/27/08)
  Cara "Gene" Eugene McClung, 82, of Holiday Island, died on Saturday, Feb. 23 at Washington Regional Medical Center.   He was born July 1, 1925 to Cara A. and Novel (Whitlock) McClung in Carter, Okla.   Just after graduating from Central High School in Oklahoma City, he joined the Navy, enlisting and training to be a pilot. However, WW II ended before he completed his training...
Transitions (02/20/08)
  Jason Lee Sharp, a resident of Berryville, died Feb. 17 at St. John's Regional Health Center in Springfield, Mo. He was 24 years old.   Jason was born on Sept. 12, 1983 in Harrison. He was the son of Allen and Connie Stuart Sharp. He was a life-long resident of Berryville. He graduated from Berryville High School in the class of 2002. He worked as a lineman installing cable and telephone lines...
Transitions (02/13/08)
  David Barts, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born Dec. 20, 1932, in Berryville, Ill., a son of Elwood and Sophie (Schaefer) Barts. He died Wednesday, Feb. 6 in Springdale at the age of 75.   Mr. Barts was a veteran, having served in the Army during the Korean Conflict...
Transition ~ Jane Griffith, July 23, 1920 -- Jan. 31, 2008 (02/06/08)
  Jane Griffith, a resident of Holiday Island, was born July 23, 1920 in Arizona, a daughter of Phillip and Louisa (Acrigg) Lenone. Mrs. Griffith died Jan. 31 in Eureka Springs at the age of 87.   Jane was a homemaker, a seamstress, and she volunteered at the Eureka Springs Library and the Good Shepherd Humane Society. She was a member of the Episcopal Church of Eureka Springs...