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Hazel R. Hodo, 98, of Poplar Bluff, Mo. died Feb. 6, 2014. She was
born June 3, 1915 in Doniphan, Mo. She was a long time resident of
Poplar Bluff. She was a member of the First Baptist Church.
Hazel retired from Kneibert Clinic. She worked in registration.
She married Vester Hodo Dec. 24, 1932 in Doniphan, Mo. He
preceded her in death in August of 1988.
Surviving are one son, Don Hodo (Mary) of Willow Springs, Mo.;
three daughters, Shirley Ballard (Max) of Doniphan, June Boyett (Bob)
of Fairview, Tn., Kathy Hodo of Poplar Bluff; one brother, Earl
Featherston of Lake Charles, La.; Mary Young of West Memphis, Ar.;
three grandchildren, five great grandchildren, and five great-great
Also preceding in death were her parents, Jess Featherston and
Roezetta Ponder Featherston.
Visitation will be at the Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home Chapel Monday,
Feb.10, 2014 at 11:00 A.M. followed by the funeral service at 12:00
noon. Reverend Bob Featherston will officiate. Burial will be at
Olline Manns, 79, died Feb.12, 2014 in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She was
born in Paris, Tn. Dec. 27, 1934. Olline was a long time resident of
Church. Olline was a home maker and enjoyed working in her yard
December 27, 1934, she married Robert L. Manns in Kennett, Mo. He
Also surviving are one son, Robert Dale Manns of Poplar Bluff; two
daughters, Brenda Sue Thiele of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; Leigh Ann
Metcalf of Williamsville, Mo.; three sisters, Shelby Morse and Nelda
Garrett both of Poplar Bluff and Dorothy Wilcutt of Broseley, Mo.;
eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents Fay Walker and Hattie Foust
Visitation will be at Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home Chapel Saturday, 12:00 p.
m. to 1:00 p.m., followed by the funeral service at 1:00 p.m. The Rev.
Calvin Buhler will officiate. Burial will be at Brown's Chapel Cemetery
at Broseley, Mo.
Bill G. Womack, 84, died Feb. 6, 2014, in Jonesboro, Ar. Mr.
Womack was born in Poplar Bluff, Mo. June 4, 1929. He was a
longtime resident of Butler County.
Mr. Womack was an insurance salesman.
He married Lillian Hill in Piggott, Ar. July 12, 1947. She preceded him
in death in April of 2010.
Surviving him are one son, Billy G. Womack of Jonesboro, Ar.; and
three sisters, Betty White of Little Rock, Ar., Jane DuBoys of
Chesterfield, Mo. and Edith Johnson of Alice, Tx.
Also preceding him in death were his parents, James Womack and
Lucile F. Aden Womack, and one sister Vineta Resnik.
Visitation will be at the Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday,
Feb. 11, 2014 at 12:00 noon. The funeral service will follow at 1:00
P.M. Reverend Matt Smith will officiate. Burial will be in City
Utah Cooper, 58, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in St. Louis, Mo.
There will be a graveside service at 10 a.m. Thursday in City Cemetery.
.Henry Sincup, 51, of Poplar Bluff, died Feb. 16, 2014 at his residence.
The family is planning a private memorial service at a later date.
Norma J. Ezell, 84, of Dexter, formerly of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died
Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 in Springfield, Mo. She was born Sept. 14,
1929 in St. Louis, Mo. She was a member of First Baptist Church of
manager from Libson and Jean Marie's. She enjoyed reading her bible
and watching TV.
July 2, 1947, she married Thomas Ezell. He preceded her in death Feb.
24, 1989. July 18, 1997 she married Curtis Lowery. He preceded her
in death July 1, 2010.
Surviving are two sons, Larry D. Ezell (Loretta) of Poplar Bluff, Mo.
and Doug Ezell (Glenna) of Springfield, Mo.; one sister Maxine
Lambert of Pontiac, Il.; eleven grandchildren and nine
Also preceding her in death were her parents Walter Trotter and Mamie
Richardson Trotter, and two sons, Thomas M. Ezell, and Dennis G.
Visitation will be at 10:00 A.M. Saturday at Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home
Chapel, followed by the funeral service at 11:00 A.M. internment will
be in Shiloh Cemetery at Grandin, Mo. The Rev. Doug Osborn will
officiate. The family request that in lieu of flowers memorials be made
to the Shiloh Cemetery c/o Grandin Bank Grandin , Mo.
Eula E. Dunehoo, 92, of Poplar Bluff, Mo. died Thursday, Feb. 20,
2014. Eula was born to the late Bert Richmann and Bertha E Fawbush
Richmann on Jan. 11, 1922 at Wappapello, Mo. She was a long time
resident of Poplar Bluff.
She was a member of the Westwood Baptist Church. She retired as
supervisor in food service from the V.A. Hospital. Eula enjoyed
quilting, sewing, and gardening. She was a member of the Oak Grove
July 12, 1971, she married Earsel Dunehoo. He preceded her in death.
She is survived by two sons, Melvin Osborn (Bonnie) of Poplar Bluff
and Larry D. Osborn (Bobbi) of St. Peters, Mo.; one brother, Ivan
Richmann of Poplar Bluff; one sister, Verleen Liley of Huggins, Mo.;
twelve grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and three
Preceding her in death were two daughters, Betty E. Sliger and Galya
E. Kinser; two brothers, Alvie Richmann and Odell Richmann; two
sisters, Dora Atnip and Zella Richmann.
Visitation will be Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 at 10 AM to 12 PM followed
by the funeral service at 12 PM at the Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home
Chapel. The Rev. Steve Proctor will officiate. Burial will be in
Lillian A. Richardson, 97, of South Carolina, formerly of Poplar Bluff,
Mo. died Wed. Feb. 27, 2014. She was born May 11, 1916 in Fisk,
Mo. to the late William A Cravens and Tina Hemingway Cravens. She
was a member of the First Christian Church. She married Dale
Richardson. He preceded her in death.
Lillian retired from nursing. She had worked at the Poplar Bluff
Hospital, the John Cochran V.A., Jefferson Barracks, and two nursing
homes. She contributed to the repair of the Lady Liberty Veterans of
Surviving are one son Ernie Richardson of Van Buren, Mo.; one
daughter, Cora Ann Richardson-Wilson of Aiken, South Carolina; six
grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
Preceding her in death were two sons, Bobby Richardson and Burke
Richardson; three brothers, Bernard Cravens, Wilbur Cravens and
Walter (Joe) Cravens; and three sisters, Corene Bathe, Elaine Miller and
Fitch-Hillis Funeral Home Chapel. The funeral service will be Tuesday
at 12 PM in the funeral home chapel. The Rev. Ralph Mayes will