Obituaries from August 2011
Transition-Thomas William Naumann, June 10, 1942 -- August 20, 2011
Thomas William Naumann, 69, passed away peacefully while meditating in his favorite chair early Saturday morning, August 20. He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Ann, his son, Yahkee, daughters, Holly and Shastah, and his grandson, Jeraco. Also surviving Tom are two sisters Lois Collins of Englewood, Fla. and Nancy Hennig of Venice, Fla. and a brother, Robert Naumann of Homestead, Fla...
Transition-Penny Lynn Harris, February 2, 1954 -- August 16, 2011
Penny Lynn Harris, 57, of Eureka Springs, died August 16 at Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville. She was born February 2, 1954 in Chicago, Ill., to Dean and Jacquelyn Cameron. She graduated from Senn High School in 1972 and married Randall Jay Harris April 25, 1981...
Transition-Arlan Howard Weems, June 14, 1947 -- Aug. 13, 2011
Arlan Howard Weems was born June 14, 1947 in Eureka Springs, a son of McKinley and Lola (Wolfinbarger) Weems. He departed this life August 13 in Eureka Springs, at the age of 64. He attended Eureka Springs Schools, was a member of the First Baptist Penn Memorial Church in Eureka Springs. Howard also proudly served his country in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War...
Transition-Marc Pritchett Cantele, Jan. 24, 1958 -- Aug. 12, 2011
Marc Pritchett Cantele passed away August 12 in Fayetteville, Ark., at the age of 53. He was born in Houston, Texas, January 24, 1958, and moved to Eureka Springs with his wife and two daughters in 1988. He had been employed at Bavarian Inn and the Basin Park Hotel...
Transition-Kimberly Clyde Dewey, Dec. 14, 1954 -- Aug. 12, 2011
Kimberly Clyde Dewey, 56, of Springdale, Ark., passed on from his mortal bonds to the freedom of Life Eternal, at 10:46 p.m. on Friday, August 12, in Fayetteville, Ark. Kim was born Dec.14, 1954 to Zane Gene and Susan Elizabeth Hoppe Dewey. Kim earned a bachelor's degree in Political Science and a master's in Public Administration, both from Wichita State University. ...
Transition-Mary Ann Garrison, Feb. 22, 1939 -- Aug. 10, 2011
Mary Ann Garrison, a resident of Eureka Springs,was born February 22, 1939 in Seligman, Mo., a daughter of Arthur Collins and Easter (Galyen) Collins. She departed this life August 10 at the age of 72. Mary was a devout Christian. She was an incredible basket weaver and made beautiful pine needle baskets...
Transition-Vadia Lois Jones Bailes, March 4, 1918 -- Aug. 5, 2011
Vadia Lois Jones Bailes, 93, died August 5, 2011 at Quitman Memorial Hospital in Texas. She was born March 4, 1918, the daughter of David and Josie Moses. Lois, or Mamou as she was affectionately known, lived in Eureka Springs from 1944-6 at 26 White St., and again from 1976 -- 2007 when she lived at 66 Mountain...
Transition-Elizabeth "Lizzie" Eugenia Martha Parker, Nov. 7, 1995 -- August 5, 2011
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Eugenia Martha Parker, a resident of Eureka Springs, was born November 7, 1995 in Fayetteville, Arkansas, a daughter of Timothy Steven Parker and Sharon Kay (Keck) Parker. She departed this life Friday, August 5, in Warren, Arkansas at the age of 15...
Transition-Pauline Grace Dryer, Oct. 26, 1920 -- Aug. 2, 2011
Pauline Grace Dryer, 90, of Holiday Island, died August 2, in the Eureka Springs Hospital. She was born October 26, 1920 in Springdale, Ark., to Fred and Lillian Weber. She graduated from Springdale High School in 1938 and married Irvin C. Dryer on November 15, 1942...
Gerald C. Adams
Gerald C. Adams, a resident of Holiday Island, was born July 22, 1939 in Lubbock, Texas, son of Perry Lee and Doris (Holton) Adams. He departed this life Sunday, July 31, in Rogers at the age of 72. Gerald worked for the city of Irving, Texas as a City Marshal for about ten years. He also proudly served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church and the Holiday Island Golf Club "The Old Coots."...
Dee Kemp Sybrandt, March 6, 1943 -- July 28, 2011
Dee Kemp Sybrandt was born in Los Angeles, Calif., to Olive Margaret Dibben and Arthur Calvin Cork. She was raised with her brother, Bob, and sister, Ruth, in Alhambra, Calif., by her mother Olive and her stepfather Robert Kemp. She graduated from San Marino High School in 1960. In her early adult years, Dee lived in La Crescenta, Calif., with her two daughters, Rachelle Turner Joy and Raquelle Joy. She married Jim Sybrandt in 1978 and they were married until his passing in 2008...