Obituaries from January 2011
Virginia M. Hansen
VIRGINIA M. HANSEN, a resident of Holiday Island, Arkansas, was born October 27, 1934 in Washington County, Nebraska, a daughter of Lawrence and Lillian (Willison) Thompson. She departed this life Wednesday, January 26, 2011 in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, at the age of 76...
Stanley Stallones, Jan 1, 1941 -- Jan. 17, 2011
Stanley Stallones passed away Monday, January 17, at the age of 70, after a long battle with cancer. He was born on January 1, 1941, in San Angelo, Texas. Stanley is survived by his life partner of 43 years, Charles White, and one sister, Genelle Wichman...
Willene Larue McCullough, Jan. 16, 2011
Willene Larue McCullough, 80, died January 16 at Green Acre Lodge, Holiday Island, with her daughter, Joyce, at her side. She was born in Sturkie, Ark., to Pete and Esther McLain. She was preceded in death by her husband, A.G. McCullough, and her granddaughter, Emily McCullough Pearson, as well as siblings Wilmalee Richey, Wanda Heasley and Wade McLain...
Charlotte Purdy Livesay
Charlotte Purdy Livesay, 87, of Eureka Springs, formerly of Kerrville, Texas, transitioned on January 5, 2011 at her home. Charlotte was born on the island in Galveston, Texas to Paul Hombs Purdy and Bernice Steinhort Purdy on July 23, 1923. Charlotte worked as an assistant advertising manager for Studer's Photo in San Antonio from 1964 -- 1968. She designed handbags for Collins of Texas and was a graphic artist for Mooney Aircraft from 1975 -- 1981...
EDWARD MOORE, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born July 28, 1935 in Tulsa, Okla., a son of Gail Edgar, Sr. and Pauline Fern (Swartz) Moore. He departed this life Thursday, December 30, 2010, in Springdale at the age of 75. He is survived by one son, Tony Argante of Ohio; two daughters, Anne Moore of Fayetteville, Ark., and Theresa and her husband Jim Boyd of Marysville, Ohio; one brother, James Moore of Eureka Springs; one sister, Patricia Wheeler of Eureka Springs; seven grandchildren, Mandy Moore and Kenneth Kirkland both of Springdale; Dustin Martin of Eureka Springs; Lauren Sweiterman, Joseph Boyd and Chase Boyd all of Ohio; and Ashley Hubbard of Eureka Springs; one great-grandchild, Kaleb Kirkland of Springdale; several nieces and nephews, and a host of other family and friends.. ...
Katherine (Katy) Higgins Clay, Sept. 14, 1926 -- Jan. 9, 2011
Katherine (Katy) Higgins Clay was born September 14, 1926 in Heavener, Okla., the second child of Luther and Pauline Higgins. She died January 9 in Eureka Springs at the age of 84. The family moved to Tulsa where Katy graduated from Central High in 1944. Katherine married Russell Vernon Clay June 2, 1946 at the church in which they met before the war. They enjoyed 63 years together...
Douglas Howard Kurczek, June 22, 1944-Dec. 30, 2010
Douglas Howard Kurczek, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born June 22, 1944 in Chicago, Ill., a son of George and Violet (Snow) Kurczek. He departed this life Thursday, December 30, 2010 in Eureka Springs at the age of 66. Douglas worked as a waiter in the food industry...