Obituaries from February 2010
Ruth May Arrowsmith
Ruth May Arrowsmith, a resident of Humble, Texas, formerly of Green Forest, was born May 8, 1923 in Greeley County, Kan., a daughter of Ben H. and Ida (Minnich) Crow. She died on Feb. 14 in Houston, Texas at the age of 86. A homemaker, Ruth was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Green Forest and a member of the Women's Ministries...
John Harold Fuller
John Harold Fuller, 68, of Berryville, died on Jan. 30 in Berryville, with his family by his side. He was born on Feb. 15, 1941 in Skidmore, Texas, to the late Harold Lionel Fuller and Mary "Malone" Fuller. On July 4, 1981 he was united in marriage to Mary Lou Chandler. ...
Panzy Lee Sexton
Panzy Lee Sexton, age 76, a resident of Eureka Springs and formerly of Tulsa, Okla., died on Jan, 27 at her home in Eureka Springs. Panzy was born in Canton, Okla. on Feb. 5, 1933 to Pete and Wanda (Friend) Jones. Panzy was a member of the Methodist Church. She was a psychic and was affiliated with the OSPR psychic organization. Panzy enjoyed painting and spending time doing many different hobbies. Panzy was a very special mother, grandmother and friend and she will be missed very much...
Mildred "Millie" Louise Kelley
Mildred "Millie" Louise Kelley, a resident of Berryville, was born Sept. 23, 1936 in Mentor, Ohio, a daughter of Charles E. and Anna (Tasker) Lepley. She died on Jan. 19 in St. Louis, Mo., at the age of 73. Mrs. Kelley was a member of the Freewill Baptist Church on Rockhouse Road in Eureka Springs. She was a line worker for the Swift poultry plant...
Kenneth Dean Holland
Kenneth Dean Holland, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born June 29, 1931 in Sudan, Texas. He died on Jan. 9 in Berryville at the age of 78. Ken was the son of Cecil and Josephine (Boatright) Holland. Ken attended schools in Urbanette and Berryville. He served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War and was a retired plumber...
Ronnie Brady was born in Long Beach, Calif. and died at her home in Delavan, Wisc. While she never actually lived in Eureka Springs, she made frequent trips here, much to the delight of her family and the local merchants. This woman was quite the shopper...
John D. Garner
John D. Garner, 69, a retired foreign service officer with the U.S. Information Agency, died of cancer at his home in Eureka Springs on Jan. 27. He joined the Foreign Service after graduation from Oklahoma State University in 1963. He was posted to Lagos, Tunis, Dakar, Douala, Bamako, Abidjan, Paris and Geneva. He was a member of the Twenty-Seventh Session of the Department of State Senior Seminar and retired as a Minister Counselor in the Senior Foreign Service after 31 years of service...