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Henderson Funeral Home Inc

309 North Dillard Street
Monticello, AR 71655
(870) 367-3551
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Frank Carter - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

They raised three children, Lenore Shaffer (deceased), Curtis (Angela) Carter of St. Joseph and Judith (Rand) Broutin of Edwards, Ill.Other survivors include grandchildren, LeAnne (Tyler) Uden of Monticello, Joseph Shaffer of Wisconsin, Stephanie (Chase) Gilliland of St. Joseph, Derek Carter of St. Joseph, Taylor Broutin of Edwards and Cord (Cassie) Shaffer; and great-grandchildren, Carson, Cutler, Colton Uden, Camden Yette, Josiah and Canaan Shaffer.He was the oldest of 10 siblings of which four now survive, Ken (Fran) Carter, Sharon Brost, Lynda (Dale) Matejkowski and J.D. Carter.He was preceded in death by his parents; four brothers, Russell, Carroll Ray, Larry and Jerry; and one sister, Elnora.Frank worked as a building service worker at the University of Illinois and Kobelt Apartments. He was an active member of the Church of Christ in St. Joseph, where he served many years as a deacon. He also attended Weber Street Church of Christ.He was also a member and past commander of the St. Joseph American Legion. He belonged to the St. Joseph Senior Citizens.Frank enjoyed talking with others, watching the weather and spending time with family and friends.Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Freese Funeral Home, 302 E. Grand Ave., St. Joseph, with David Barcus officiating. Entombment will take place at Mount Hope Cemetery, Urbana. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Manifold, Demetria B. - The Daily Progress

Monday, February 06, 2017

Later, she devoted her considerable energy to educating her children at home. Once her children were in high school, Demetria returned to Head Start with the Monticello Area Community Action Agency. She firmly believed that every child should have a solid educational foundation and through her work with Head Start, she was able to touch the lives of many children and their families over her long career. Demetria really enjoyed life, whether it was enjoying many family vacations, traveling with her husband, Rod, watching her children's sporting and musical events, or enjoying various holidays. She loved being with her family, and celebrated their achievements and supported them in their various interests. Her caring extended to her siblings as she cared for them during their illnesses. She recently brought her mother home to live with them. Demetria had an incredible capacity for love, and was a wonderful, caring mother and devoted wife to her husband, Rod. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2017,at Fluvanna County High School, 1918 Thomas Jefferson Parkway in Palmyra at 2 p.m. Family will greet visitors prior to the service from 12 until2 p.m. A second service will be held on Sunday, January 29, 2017, at New Central Baptist Church in Norfolk, Virginia at 2 p.m., with interment following at Riverside Memorial Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that gifts be made in Demetria's memory to MACAA/Head Start at or mail to MACAA, 1025 Park Street, Charlottesville, VA 22901, and designate for Head Start. Sheridan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Theresa “Reesie” Murphy - ECB Publishing

Monday, January 16, 2017

Thursday, January 5, 2017 in Tallahassee, Florida. She was a lifelong resident of Jefferson County.Funeral services were held Monday, January 9, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Beggs Funeral Home, Monticello Chapel, 485 East Dogwood St. Monticello, Florida. Interment  followed the service at the Elizabeth Cemetery in Monticello. Family received friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. one hour prior to the service, at Beggs Funeral Home.Reesie enjoyed gardening, bird watching, doing crafts and shopping. She worked as an Accountant for the State of Florida and attended church at First Baptist Church of Lloyd.She is survived by her husband Harold C. Murphy, Jr; her 3 daughters, Dana Putnal of Carrabelle, Christy Murphy of Defuniak Springs, and Kasie Smith (Jeremy) of Tallahassee; 2 brothers and 3 sisters; 4 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.Share this:

Dorothy Primmer - Champaign/Urbana News-Gazette

Monday, December 26, 2016

MONTICELLO – Dorothy Marie Elenora (Schultz) Primmer, 94, of Monticello passed away at 9:31 p.m. Thursday (Dec. 22, 2016) at Maple Point, Monticello.Dorothy was born on Jan. 30, 1922, in Effingham County, the daughter of Chris H. and Nancy Bertha Jane (Stockwell) Schultz. She married Raymond Albert "Ray" Primmer.She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Raymond A. Primmer (Sept. 30, 1991); two sisters, Laura Bannick and Luevada Wright; and three brothers, Otto C. Schultz, Harvey R. Schultz and an infant brother.Survivors include two children, Larry D. Primmer of Cerro Gordo and Jane Christine Jones of Lodge; 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.She spent many years in the nursing occupation and was PTA president at White Heath school.She was a member of Centerville United Methodist Church, the WSCS of the church, the Piatt County Farm Bureau and a 4-H leader. Her hobbies included gardening and photography, and she loved spending time with he

Thanks to You - Longview Daily News

Monday, December 12, 2016

Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts.Thanks to our advertisers, donors and sponsors: Columbia Ford for the use of a vehicle during the director’s stay; Heartsong Massage; Prestige Monticello Park and Evergreen Dance Studio for rehearsal space; Gallery of Diamonds for donating the diamond jewelry; Hop n Grape for costume storage and set creation space; KLOG/KUKN; KapStone for materials used in the sets; Poouster Graphics for design and artwork; Kathryn Mykelbust and her team for makeup artistry; Longview Eagles; Bob’s; KLTV; Larry Moyer; Allison Hutchinson and family; Acupuncture Northwest; Kalama Dental; Sharon’s Pizza and More; Kristi’s Custom Cakes; Pacific Northwest Best Fish Company; All-Encompassing Health; The Norman Agency; Antique Deli and Pastry Shoppe; Avery’s Air-Cooled; Baker Lumber; VO Printers; Behrend’s Body Shop; Bruno’s Pizza; Dancing Tree Pottery; Bud Clary Subaru; Cathlamet West Realty; Minuteman Press; Columbia River Reader; Copies Today/Speedy Litho; Country Village; Cowlitz County Title; Dahl-McVicker Funeral Home; Elite Fitness; Brown and Brown Northwest Insurance; Employers Overload; Reprographics; Fiesta Bonita; Forever Fit; JH Kelly; Koelsch Communities; Gilman’s Photography; Kurt Anagnostou, attorney; Coprintco; 3 Peaks Public House and Taproom; Kyle Harbaugh; Larry Hansen Insurance; DanceLover; Longview Memorial Park; Manthe Equipment; Mary’s Burgers; Union Square; Noelle McLean, attorney; Pacific Northwest Security; Pacific Tech; Pets, Pawns and Instruments; Sessions Plumbing and Heating; Stirling Honda; Pals for Hair; Team Electronics; Walker Insurance; Watkins Tractor & Supply; Willamette Bank; Pretty Please Salon; The Duck Inn; Leber and Co.; Mill City Grill; Commissioner Dennis Weber; Linda Eddleston; Chris and Erika Bock; Verla and Norm Meints; and Candy Bouquet.Above all, we are immensely grateful for the energy and commitment of our fabulous volunteers, both onstage and off stage.We were thrilled to welcome new and returning cast

Henry Scott - Madison County Carrier

Monday, November 21, 2016

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., on Friday, Nov. 18 at Cooks & Cooper Funeral Home located at 162 SW Third Ave. in Madison, Fl.He was one of five siblings, born on Feb. 24, 1963 in Monticello, Fl., to Maggie Lean and Hardy Scott.He was converted at an early age and joined St. Paul AME Church in Greenville, Fl. He attended and graduated from the Madison County Public School System. He worked at Florida Plywood Lumber Mill for several years.Henry was joined in holy matrimony to Melinda Williams Scott on Nov. 19, 1999 and moved to Madison, Fl. Nov. 19, 2016, is the 17th anniversary of Henry and Melinda Scott’s marriage.He leaves to cherish his memories: a devoted wife, Melinda Scott; daughters: Latonya Scott, Latisha Williams, and Demetria Williams all of Madison, Fl. and Keosha Scott of Valdosta, Ga.; son, Lorenzo Hickman, Jr. of Madison, Fl.; eight grandchildren; brothers: Jimmy Scott and Leroy Scott both of Greenville, Fl., Hardy Scott, Jr. of Kokomo, In., and Frank (Michelle) Scott of Bonaire, Ga.; aunts, Merlean (Alexander) Hodge and Louiza Jennings both of Greenville, Fl.; mother-in-law, Kathryn Morgan-Ratliff of Madison, Fl.; brother-in-law, Cedric Ratliff of Madison, Fl.; sister-in-laws: Sheila (Willie) Williams of Bradenton, Fl., Sylvia (Roosevelt) Adams and Natashia Thompkins both of Madison, Fl.; uncle-in-law, Wesley  (Earnestine) Morgan of Madison, Fl.; aunt-in-law, Maggie (Leory) James of Madison. Fl.; great aunt-in-law, Juanita Wilson of Madison, Fl.; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends that will miss h

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OBITUARIES APR. 2-9, 2017 - Berea Online

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Cemetery. Visitation will be 11:00am until service time on Friday at the church.Marvin S HicksMarvin S. HicksMarvin S. Hicks, 81, of Berea, passed away at his home April 2, 2017. Marvin, formerly of Monticello where he was very active in his community. He was born in Wayne County to the late Ellis M. and Elizabeth E. Hicks.In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his first wife, Maryann Hicks, two sisters, Ruby Jenkins and Martha Sue Thompson Eve.He was a retired coroner of Wayne County and former owner of Marvin S. Hicks Funeral Home.He is survived by his wife and caregiver Joyce Ramsey Hicks; four children Forrest (Susie) Hicks, Gordon (Marla) Hicks, Jill (Steve) Lawson, and Jan (Larry) Lewis; two stepchildren, Doug Ramsey and Deborah Chenault; four grandsons, Daniel Hicks, Matthew Hicks, Tyler Hicks, and Travis Lewis; two brothers, Fred Hicks, and Robertie (Doris) Hicks; and one sister, Gladys (Ott) Carpenter.Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at the New Charity Baptist Church at 2pm with Bro. Koger Ramsey officiating. Entombment will follow in the Elk Spring Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday at the church from 11am-2pm.US ARMYLarry James WatsonLarry James Watson, 69, of Richmond, died Friday, April 7, 2017 at his residence following a long illness. He died peacefully in the care of his nephew and niece, Jackie and Sherry Hacker. Larry was a Madison County native born March 14, 1948, son of the late James Watson and the late Gertrude Gatliff (Mama) Brock.Larry was an U. S. Army Vietnam War veteran, painter and handy-man. He was a member of the American Legion and an avid gardener, and had been a resident of Madison County all his life.Survivors include 5 siblings, Hazel O’Donnell (Harold), Virginia Elam, Monroe Brock, Lindsey Brock (Billie), and Mary Ellen Watson; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. In addition to his parent she was preceded in death by 3 siblings, Walter Brock, Christine Goodrich, and Edna Spires.In accordance with Larry’s wishes no public service is scheduled. Burial will take place at 2:00 pm, Monday, April 10, 2017 at Madison County Memorial Gardens.Reppert Funeral Home and Cremation Service entrusted with arrangements. Jimmy Wayne BentonJimmy Wayne BentonJimmy Wayne Benton, 78, passed away on April 3, 2017 at Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando, FL, after a short illness. Jimmy was born on July 30, 1938 in Madison County, KY, and was the son of Edgar and Virginia Taylor Benton, both of whom preceded him in death.He was a 1958 graduate of Madison Central High School. Jimmy worked at Square D Company in Lexington, KY, and retired from Square D Company in Oxford, OH, after 36 years as a production manager. He also served in the National Guard. After retirement, he moved to Florida where he was a member of Viera East Golf Club and was an active volunteer at Wuesthoff Medica

Velma Lock

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Abraham Musick and Sarah Lewis Musick to be in DAR where she served in several offices, including Regent of the Jane Randolph Jefferson Chapter from 1982-1984 and a sponsor for the Monticello chapter of CAR. In addition she was a charter member and President of the Sterling Chapter of the American Business Women's association in 1977. She was actively involved in the women’s UCT auxiliary, becoming state president for a year. She enjoyed helping others. She volunteered at the Sheltered Workshop and was the first to take a meal or send assistance when she knew about a need. In addition to her daughters, Velma is survived by her five grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren: Jamie (Mahlon) Andrews, Dexter and Jimmy; John (Ruth) Yorio, Lily, Josiah, Eli and Caleb; Nick (Marissa) Palatas, Vienna; Phillip Palatas, Alex, Natalia, and Anora; and Cameron Palatas; and many nephews. She was preceded in death by her siblings: Esther (Johnny) Engelbrecht, Euel (Grace) Sappenfield, Leora (Earl) Hoskins, Bonnie (Ralph) Hale, Roselyn (Walter) Hammond, John (Mildred) Sappenfield, and by her husbands, Clifford Lock and Webb Limbaugh. A Celebration of Velma’s Life will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 31, 2017 at Hickory Hill Baptist Church, 12729 United Road, Eugene, Mo. Burial and interment will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Eugene, Mo. Friends and family are invited to a reception with Velma’s daughters from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. Friday evening at Cliff Manor Inn, 722 Cliff Street, Jefferson City, Mo. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Senior Adult Ministry at the First Presbyterian Church of Granada Hills, 10400 Zelzah Ave, Porter Ranch, Ca. 91326 or The Gideon’s International, PO Box 140800, Nashville, Tn. 37214-0800. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Freeman Mortuary.

Mildred Irene Miller - Palladium-Item

Monday, February 06, 2017

Mildred Irene MillerMildred Irene MillerCenterville, Ind - Mildred Irene Miller, age 87, of Centerville, died Monday, January 30, 2017, at Golden Living Center/Golden Rule.Born August 22, 1929, in Monticello, Kentucky, to Claude and Hettie Baker Morrow, Mildred was a resident of this area most of her life. She graduated from high school in Wayne County, Kentucky. Mildred worked at Belden, PRC, and in sales for Product Promotions. She was a member of First Baptist Church for over 50 years. Mildred loved to read.Survivors include her husband of 68 years, Edwin "Ray" Miller, to whom she was married in August 1949; daughter, Kimberly S. (Shon) Fisher of Greens Fork, Indiana; sons, Terry R. (Vickie) Miller and Tracy Alan Miller, both of Richmond; grandchildren, Staci Renee Saylor, Lance Justin Miller, Brandon Allen Miller, Tierra Stewart, Brihanna Fisher, and Raquela Miller; great-grandchildren, Ashlee Saylor, Chelsea Saylor, Dylan Grimes, and Gabrielle Grimes; sisters, Helen Baker and Carolyn Decker, both of Monticello, Kentucky; brothers, Harold, Farrell, and Richard Morrow, all of Monticello, Kentucky; nieces; nephews; and many friends.She was preceded in death by her parents; sis

OBIT: Larry Casey - Newton Press Mentor

Monday, October 17, 2016

Methodist Church, the 4-H Foundation or to Operation Backpack.Larry was born on April 27, 1937 the son of E. Harold and Geraldine (Singler) Casey. On December 26, 1965, Larry married Jane Miller in Monticello, Illinois. For thirteen years, Larry served his country in the US Army Reserves. Larry was a graduate of Ramsey High School and the University of Illinois College of ACES. Serving in the counties of Pike, Macoupin, Jasper, and the Effingham Extension Education Center, Larry was a Crop Educator for the U of I Extension. After retiring, Larry remained active in the 4-H Foundation and Jasper County 4-H Alumni. In 2012, he was inducted into the 4-H Hall of Fame. His professional memberships include the Illinois State Extension Association Retirees and the Epsilon Sigma Phi National Honorary Extension Fraternity.Through his desire to better Jasper County, Larry served on the board for the consolidation of the Jasper County Schools and the building of the Brush Creek Medical Center. He was active in the Grace United Methodist Church, the United Methodist Men, Operation Backpack, Honey-Do Ministries, Tourism Council, Newton Rotary Club and the Jasper County Antique Tractor Club. For two and one half years, Larry served as the executive director of the Jasper County Chamber of Commerce. In 2007, Larry was awarded the Jasper County Citizen of the Year.Larry enjoyed gardening, attending auctions sales, and furthering his knowledge of his collections. He also enjoyed cooking and was the champion at IL State Fair Pork Cook-off. His winning dish was stuffed pork chops. Working with Hartrich Meats, Larry and the Hartrichs started the tradition of the pork burger in Jasper County. First used as a fundraiser for the teen center, the pork burger is the staple of m