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George W. Davis, 94, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Thursday, September
10, 2015 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.
George was born September 28, 1920 to the late William Henry Davis
and Lasarah Jane Vinson Davis. He was a lifetime resident of Poplar
Bluff and was of the Baptist faith.
He married Barbara Jean Brockman July 25, 1951 in Pocahontas,
Arkansas. She preceded him in death.
Before retiring, George worked for Hewett Meat Packing Company as a
meat cutter. He worked in the CC Camps in 1941 in Jordan Valley,
Oregon. He was a member of the Singing Seniors, and he enjoyed doing
George is survived by two sons, Paul R. Davis and George Randy Davis
and Ursula, all of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; one daughter, Patricia L. McKee of
Fort Worth, Texas; one sister, Jean Stroud of St. Louis, Mo.; four
grandchildren, Laura Martin, Richard Davis, Stephen Davis and Quint
McKee and four great-grandchildren, and companion Clarice Kelley.
In addition to his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by two
brothers, Paul Davis and Ralph Davis; and five sisters, Mary Boyers,
Muriel Pogue, Lucille Whitmer, Verl Worley and Geneva Jeffries.
A visitation was held Monday, Sept. 14, at 10 a.m. at Fitch-Hillis Funeral
Chapel followed by the funeral service at noon. Rev. Linda Masterson
officiated. Burial was at City Cemetery.
Darlene A. Jones, age 72 of Poplar Bluff, Mo. Died Saturday, September
12, 2015. She was born January 2, 1943 to Lillian Hylested and Cloral
Cowger in Beecher, Ill. She enjoyed spending time with her family,
especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed
watching detective shows on television. She is survived by two sons;
Jeffery Jones of Bradley , Ill., Allen Jones of Kankakee, Ill. and one
daughter Kerry Wilson of Doniphan, Mo.; one brother William Cowger
of Mesa, Az, two sisters; Rosemary Frace of Calif. and June Rohats.
She was preceded in death by one son, Clinton Jones.
The family plans a memorial service at a later date.
Carl Joe Clanahan, 77, of Poplar Bluff, Mo. died Monday, September
14, 2015 at his residence. Carl was born January 3, 1938, in Poplar
Bluff, to the late Leo Harvey Clanahan and Ada Goldie Hendrickson
Clanahan. He was a life time resident of Poplar Bluff. Carl was of the
Pentecost faith and a member of the First Assembly of God Church.
He married Julia Grady April 12, 1963 in Poplar Bluff, Mo. She
Carl was a self employed dentist for over 50 years. He was a past
president of the Southeast Missouri Dental Society, and a member of the
Gideons. He enjoyed fishing, visiting with family and friends and
spending time with his grandchildren.
In addition to his wife he is survived by one son, Todd Clanahan of
Cedar Hill, Mo.; one daughter Pamela Morrison of Poplar Bluff; three
brothers, Colver Clanahan, Kenny Clanahan, and Bill Clanahan all of
Poplar Bluff; one sister, Mary Urich of Poplar Bluff; five grandchildren,
and five great grandchildren.
Visitation will be Tuesday, 5 to 7 P.M. at the First Assembly of God.
The funeral service will be Wednesday at 10 A.M. at the church. Rev.
Paul Fishell will officiate. Burial will be at Memorial Gardens.