Emma Louise Scroggin, 87, of Morrilton died Thursday, April 1, 2004 at Northwest Regional Medical Center in Bentonville.
She was born Nov. 24, 1916, in Morrilton. Mrs. Scroggin was a beautician for 34 years, a housemother at Massey Hall on the campus of Arkansas Tech University for two years and a lifelong member of Morrilton First United Methodist Church. She was also a member of Wesleyan Sunday School Class, United Methodist Women and the Get Up and Go Gang. She was preceded in death by her husband, Doyle Kennimer Scroggin; her parents, Wylie Brown and Ollie Charton Brown Donald; and her sisters, Clara Marie Eddy and Hazel Bunch.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, the Rev. David and Eleanor Scroggin of Russellville; a daughter and son-in-law, Doylene and Bobby Fuqua of Bentonville; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Morrilton First United Methodist Church with the Rev. David Scroggin officiating. Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery by Harris Funeral Home of Morrilton.
The family will receive friends today from 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Wesley Foundation Campus Ministry, Box 8668, Russellville 72801.
Fonzo Elijah Tidwell, 89, of Danville died Saturday, April 3, 2004, at St. Vincent Infirmary in Little Rock.
He was born June 24, 1914, in Chalybeate Springs to the late Henry and Clifton Fowler Tidwell. He was a retired truck driver for Wayne Poultry in Danville. Tidwell was a member of the Ranger Free Will Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Sam Tidwell, Elmer Tidwell, Jesse Tidwell and Tommy Tidwell; and a sister, Bessie Webb.
Survivors include his wife, Beulah Varnell Tidwell; a son and daughter-in-law, Lloyd and Sharon Tidwell of Centerville; two daughters and sons-in-law, Norma and Glen Mott of Havana and Brenda and Ted Stroud of Morrilton; a twin brother, Alonzo Tidwell of Danville; a sister, Lillie Limbocker of Olton, Texas; eight grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the Ranger Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. David Williams and John McCourt officiating. Burial will be at Upper Spring Creek Cemetery in Belleville. Services are under the direction of Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville.
Visitation will be today from 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home.
Maxine E. Stanberry, 80, of Havana died Saturday, April 3, 2004 at Chambers Memorial Hospital in Danville.
Mrs. Stanberry was born Oct. 17, 1923, in Havana to the late Raymond and Jennie Tapp Littleton. She was a retired poultry grower, a member of the Presbyterian Church in Havana, and a homemaker and mother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Troy Stanberry; a daughter, Shirley Emberton; and three sisters, Elsie Hendrix, Bessie Spencer and Imogene Graham.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Pauline Stanberry of Mt. George; a daughter, Sharon Barnett of Havana; a sister and brothers-in-law, Agnes and Everett Blaylock of Benton and R.M. Graham of Mt. George; eight grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins and friends.
Services will be Monday at 10 a.m. at Moores Chapel Church in Waveland. Burial will be in Moores Chapel Cemetery by Cornwell Funeral Home of Danville.
Visitation will be open.
Ima Jean Robinson
Ima Jean Robinson, 85, of Dardanelle died Saturday, April 3, 2004, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center in Russellville. She was born Dec. 27, 1918, in New Blaine to the late A.G. Garner and Dolly Berry Garner. She was a member of the Delaware First Baptist Church. Robinson was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Orren Robinson; two brothers, Jeff and Pady Garner; and three sisters, Mable Whitecotten, Flossie Tucker and Ratha Heath.
Survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Ray Lee and Daisy Robinson of Dardanelle; one sister, Mattie Garner Huff of Dardanelle; two grandsons and a granddaughter-in-law, Robby Ray and Treissa Robinson of Dardanelle and Richard Lee Robinson of New Orleans, La.; four great-grandchildren, Sarah Lasher and Courtney, Jessica and Raeden Robinson; and two great-great-grandchildren, Payton Patrick and Luke Orren Lasher.
Funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Delaware First Baptist Church by Sherman Huff and the Rev. Wylie Jones. Burial will be in Graves Cemetery by Dardanelle Funeral Service.
Active — Carlton and Marty Robinson, Aubrey Garner, Mike Graves, Jason Denny, Robert Heath, Keith Cravins and Jerry McCray.
Honorary — Lance Barton, Joe Edwards, David Nordin and Jack Bittle.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Thelma Izola Davis, 77 of Clarksville died Friday, June 4, 2004, at Countryside Manor in Lamar.
She worked as a cook. She was preceded in death by her parents Arce Floyd Curtis and Mary Syble Rowbotham Curtis and one sister Burnice Davis.
Survivors include her husband, Raymond Davis; two sons and daughters-in-law, Raymond and Violet Davis and James and Penny Davis, all of Athens, Ill.; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Lorine and Charles Money of Richwood, Mo., Florine and Richard George of Barnhart, Mo.; brothers and sister in-laws, Bill and Sue Curtis of Chillicothe, Ill. and Claude and Jan Curtis of St. Louis, Mo.; five grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mountain Home Free Will Baptist Church in Lamar with the Rev. Amos Pledger officiating. Burial will be at Hagarville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Gary Don Felkins, Wayne Alderson, Willie Deramo, Ervin Collier, Gary Looper, Kyle Kuykendall, Frankie Rogers and Ronald Reeves.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Roller-Cox Funeral Home in Clarksville.
Marty White, 86, died Saturday, June 5, at St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center. Arrangements will be announced by Lemley Funeral Service.
Lola Jane Pemberton, 76, of Centerville died Saturday, June 5, 2004, at her home.
She was born Dec. 20, 1927, in Carden Bottoms to the late William and Annie Reynolds Dornan. She retired from the Civil Service and was a homemaker and mother. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Pemberton and a daughter, Wanda Jane Wardell.
Survivors include four sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth Pemberton and Randolph and Karen Pemberton, all of Russellville, Gary Pemberton of Pottsville and Michael and Regina Pemberton of Dardanelle; three daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra and Terry Conrad of Hurley, Mich., Linda and Sammy Jones of Centerville and Betty and Steve Wallace of Texas, 16 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Cremation arrangements are by Cornwell Funeral Home in Dardanelle.
ATKINS — Mildred Daily, 68, died Friday, June 4, 2004.
Born May 26, 1936, in Kansas, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Julia Wright Daffron.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Milburn Lee Jr. and Nancy Daily of Markham, Texas; a daughter and son-in-law, Patricia and Robert Holland of Dardanelle; a brother, Tom Daffron of Kansas City, Mo.; nine grandchildren, Richard, Justin, Nathan, Jeremy and Logan Daily, Jonathan and Cindy Williams, and Bob and Amy Holland; and a great-grandchild.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Lemley Chapel with the Rev. Tom Walker officiating. Burial will be in New Hope Cemetery by Lemley Funeral Service.
Pallbearers include Bob Holland, Jonathan Williams, Nathan Daily, Jeremy Daily, Justin Daily and Nathanael Fales.
Honorary pallbearers is Richard Lee Daily.
Visitation will be from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Clarence E. Sago, 87, of Russellville died Thursday, June 3, 2004, at his home.
Born March 5, 1917, at Pocahontas, he was the son of the late John William and Ivy Fern Pond Sago, and a Navy veteran of World War II serving as a chief carpenter’s mate. He was a former farmer and employee of the Hussman Co., and a member of United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local 944 and Antioch Free Will Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Loyd and Hyatt Sago; and two sisters, Mazie Fischer and Thelma Boley.
Survivors include his wife of 24 years, Judy La Rene Sago; two sons and daughters-in-law, Travis Wayne and Jeannie Sago of Russellville and Marcus and Brooke Rush of Russellville; two daughters and sons-in-law, Ginger L. and Charles L. Burgess of Dardanelle and Kimberly Dawn and Christopher Lee Dietz of Russellville; two brothers, Ted Lemons of Gabbs, Nev., and Eugene Lemons of Kansas; a sister, Nancy Newberry of Wichita, Kan.; and 10 grandchildren, Travis Wayne Sago Jr., Eric Michael Martin, Charles Jacob Burgess, Steven Dean Joseph Burgess, Krista Nicole Lindenburg, Shea Lee Lindenburg, Rachel Nicole Dietz, Austin Lee Dietz, Aaliyah Jordan Galloway and Drake Ashton Rush.
There will be private memorial service at a later date. Arrangements are by Shinn Funeral Service.
Memorials may be made to TAB Learning Systems Foundation (Tumors, Accidents and Burns), 902 West Main, Russellville 72801.